Period
to 22 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for CSS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CSS over the 6 months to 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 10 15
Rank change year-on-year -6 +5 +3
Contract jobs citing CSS 271 229 254
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 10.71% 10.88% 8.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.18% 26.91% 23.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 168 206
Leeds median daily rate £390 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.65% -8.82% +21.43%
10th Percentile £300 £304 £275
90th Percentile £475 £538 £500
West Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £375 £400
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Leeds median hourly rate - £22.50 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +150.00% -63.27%
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £22.50 £9.00
% change year-on-year - +150.00% -77.50%

CSS is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,035 851 1,086
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 40.91% 40.43% 37.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 742 614 789
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £300 £308 £300
90th Percentile £525 £538 £538
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 7
Leeds median hourly rate £42.00 £22.50 £10.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +86.67% +120.59% -61.87%
10th Percentile £41.00 £18.75 £9.72
90th Percentile £43.00 £26.25 £13.12
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £42.00 £22.50 £10.20
% change year-on-year +86.67% +120.59% -74.50%

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing CSS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for CSS in Leeds

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CSS in Leeds.

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS in Leeds

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in Leeds over the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CSS in Leeds

CSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS in Leeds.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing CSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for CSS.

1 266 (98.15%) HTML
2 234 (86.35%) JavaScript
3 133 (49.08%) Agile Software Development
4 98 (36.16%) AngularJS
4 98 (36.16%) React
5 88 (32.47%) HTML5
6 79 (29.15%) CSS3
7 74 (27.31%) C#
8 72 (26.57%) .NET
8 72 (26.57%) Front End Development
9 63 (23.25%) jQuery
10 58 (21.40%) Web Development
11 54 (19.93%) ASP.NET
12 51 (18.82%) MVC
13 50 (18.45%) Node.js
14 49 (18.08%) Git (software)
15 41 (15.13%) SQL Server
15 41 (15.13%) PHP
16 39 (14.39%) Scrum
17 36 (13.28%) Sass
18 35 (12.92%) TDD
18 35 (12.92%) Java
19 32 (11.81%) ASP.NET Web API
19 32 (11.81%) User Experience
20 30 (11.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 29 (10.70%) SQL
22 28 (10.33%) Continuous Integration
23 27 (9.96%) Microservices
23 27 (9.96%) Vue (Vue.js)
24 26 (9.59%) ASP.NET MVC

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (6.64%) CMS
1 18 (6.64%) WordPress
2 8 (2.95%) Confluence
3 6 (2.21%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (1.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 5 (1.85%) Umbraco
5 4 (1.48%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.11%) JBoss
6 3 (1.11%) Kentico
7 2 (0.74%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (0.74%) Drupal
7 2 (0.74%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.37%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.37%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.37%) IIS
8 1 (0.37%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (3.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (1.48%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.74%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.74%) InVision
3 2 (0.74%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.37%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.37%) GIMP
4 1 (0.37%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 8 (2.95%) Magento
2 3 (1.11%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.74%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (4.43%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (3.69%) Rackspace Cloud
4 7 (2.58%) GitHub
5 6 (2.21%) SaaS
6 5 (1.85%) npm
7 4 (1.48%) PaaS
8 3 (1.11%) Force.com
8 3 (1.11%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 2 (0.74%) CloudBees
9 2 (0.74%) IaaS
9 2 (0.74%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.85%) HTTP
2 3 (1.11%) Internet
3 1 (0.37%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (15.13%) SQL Server
2 21 (7.75%) MySQL
3 18 (6.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (5.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (2.95%) NoSQL
5 8 (2.95%) Relational Database
6 7 (2.58%) MongoDB
7 6 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.48%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.37%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 49 (18.08%) Git (software)
2 19 (7.01%) Jenkins
2 19 (7.01%) Octopus Deploy
3 16 (5.90%) Grunt
4 15 (5.54%) gulp
5 12 (4.43%) Subversion
6 10 (3.69%) Babel
6 10 (3.69%) JIRA
7 8 (2.95%) Jasmine
7 8 (2.95%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (2.21%) Eclipse
8 6 (2.21%) Mercurial
8 6 (2.21%) webpack
9 5 (1.85%) Selenium
9 5 (1.85%) TeamCity
9 5 (1.85%) Visual Studio
10 4 (1.48%) MSTest
10 4 (1.48%) NUnit
11 3 (1.11%) JUnit
11 3 (1.11%) Oracle APEX
General
1 16 (5.90%) Finance
2 11 (4.06%) Marketing
3 7 (2.58%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.85%) Local Government
5 3 (1.11%) Legal
5 3 (1.11%) Retail
6 2 (0.74%) Banking
6 2 (0.74%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.37%) Advertising
7 1 (0.37%) Automotive
7 1 (0.37%) Electronics
7 1 (0.37%) Law
7 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.37%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.37%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 237 (87.45%) Developer
2 77 (28.41%) JavaScript Developer
3 44 (16.24%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 42 (15.50%) React Developer
5 31 (11.44%) .NET Developer
6 21 (7.75%) PHP Developer
7 20 (7.38%) Angular Developer
7 20 (7.38%) HTML Developer
8 19 (7.01%) C# Developer
9 18 (6.64%) HTML CSS Developer
10 15 (5.54%) C# .NET Developer
11 14 (5.17%) Java Developer
11 14 (5.17%) Senior Developer
12 13 (4.80%) Designer
13 11 (4.06%) Full Stack Developer
14 10 (3.69%) Software Developer
14 10 (3.69%) UX Designer
14 10 (3.69%) WordPress Developer
15 9 (3.32%) Agile Developer
15 9 (3.32%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 266 (98.15%) HTML
2 98 (36.16%) AngularJS
2 98 (36.16%) React
3 88 (32.47%) HTML5
4 79 (29.15%) CSS3
5 72 (26.57%) .NET
6 63 (23.25%) jQuery
7 54 (19.93%) ASP.NET
8 50 (18.45%) Node.js
9 36 (13.28%) Sass
10 32 (11.81%) ASP.NET Web API
11 30 (11.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 27 (9.96%) Vue (Vue.js)
13 26 (9.59%) ASP.NET MVC
14 24 (8.86%) RESTful
15 22 (8.12%) .NET Framework
16 20 (7.38%) Redux
17 18 (6.64%) Web Services
18 14 (5.17%) XHTML
18 14 (5.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (11.81%) User Experience
2 10 (3.69%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (3.69%) Mobile App
3 6 (2.21%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (1.85%) Algorithms
4 5 (1.85%) Data Structures
5 3 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.11%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (0.74%) Digital Media
6 2 (0.74%) FMCG
6 2 (0.74%) N-Tier
6 2 (0.74%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.37%) Fintech
7 1 (0.37%) PlayStation
7 1 (0.37%) Renewable Energy
7 1 (0.37%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 17 (6.27%) Linux
2 13 (4.80%) Apple iOS
3 7 (2.58%) Android
4 3 (1.11%) Unix
5 2 (0.74%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (49.08%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (26.57%) Front End Development
3 58 (21.40%) Web Development
4 51 (18.82%) MVC
5 39 (14.39%) Scrum
6 35 (12.92%) TDD
7 28 (10.33%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (9.96%) Microservices
9 21 (7.75%) OO
10 20 (7.38%) Software Engineering
11 18 (6.64%) Responsive Web Design
11 18 (6.64%) Wireframes
12 17 (6.27%) Open Source
13 16 (5.90%) E-Commerce
14 14 (5.17%) BDD
14 14 (5.17%) Unit Testing
15 13 (4.80%) Test Automation
16 12 (4.43%) Mentoring
16 12 (4.43%) Problem-Solving
16 12 (4.43%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 234 (86.35%) JavaScript
2 74 (27.31%) C#
3 41 (15.13%) PHP
4 35 (12.92%) Java
5 29 (10.70%) SQL
6 10 (3.69%) T-SQL
7 7 (2.58%) Objective-C
7 7 (2.58%) Ruby
8 6 (2.21%) TypeScript
9 5 (1.85%) VB
9 5 (1.85%) VB6
10 4 (1.48%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.11%) Apex Code
11 3 (1.11%) Java 8
11 3 (1.11%) Scala
11 3 (1.11%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.11%) SOQL
12 2 (0.74%) ABAP
12 2 (0.74%) ES6
12 2 (0.74%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 9 (3.32%) Security Cleared
2 7 (2.58%) Degree
3 5 (1.85%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.74%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (0.37%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.37%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.37%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.85%) QA
2 1 (0.37%) WCAG
System Software
1 15 (5.54%) Docker
2 1 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.37%) Kibana
1 1 (0.37%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.37%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (3.69%) Adobe
1 10 (3.69%) Rackspace
2 9 (3.32%) Microsoft
2 9 (3.32%) Sitecore
3 6 (2.21%) Oracle
4 5 (1.85%) SAP
5 4 (1.48%) Xamarin
6 3 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.11%) ServiceNow
7 2 (0.74%) Marketo
7 2 (0.74%) MuleSoft
7 2 (0.74%) QAD
7 2 (0.74%) Splunk
8 1 (0.37%) Google
8 1 (0.37%) Pega
8 1 (0.37%) Sencha