Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 23 November 2017 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)
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 9 15
Rank change year-on-year -1 +6 -4
Contract jobs citing CSS 52 43 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicester 15.81% 14.43% 9.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 43.70% 39.45% 21.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 30 30
Leicester median daily rate £325 £363 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.34% +16.47% +15.28%
10th Percentile £275 £280 £213
90th Percentile £504 £438 £475
Leicestershire median daily rate £315 £300 £278
% change year-on-year +5.00% +8.11% +0.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Leicester median hourly rate - £21.50 -
Leicestershire median hourly rate - £21.50 £8.00
% change year-on-year - +168.75% -77.14%

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 Leicester with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Leicester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 119 109 120
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicester 36.17% 36.58% 42.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 72 61
Leicester median daily rate £384 £360 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.60% +10.77% +5.69%
10th Percentile £275 £278 £263
90th Percentile £538 £475 £445
Leicestershire median daily rate £328 £330 £310
% change year-on-year -0.76% +6.45% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 1
Leicester median hourly rate £45.00 £30.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.34% -27.65% +13.33%
10th Percentile £36.00 £22.68 £41.25
90th Percentile £45.80 £38.23 £43.75
Leicestershire median hourly rate £43.75 £30.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year +42.28% -18.00% -

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for CSS in Leicester

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS in Leicester

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in Leicester over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CSS in Leicester

CSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS in Leicester

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leicester region with a requirement for CSS.

1 52 (100.00%) HTML
2 46 (88.46%) JavaScript
3 29 (55.77%) Node.js
4 26 (50.00%) React
5 24 (46.15%) HTML5
6 21 (40.38%) Front End Development
7 20 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (32.69%) .NET
8 17 (32.69%) C#
8 17 (32.69%) jQuery
8 17 (32.69%) AngularJS
9 15 (28.85%) CSS3
9 15 (28.85%) Sass
10 12 (23.08%) Git (software)
11 11 (21.15%) CMS
11 11 (21.15%) Test Automation
11 11 (21.15%) ES6
12 10 (19.23%) Android
12 10 (19.23%) ASP.NET Web API
12 10 (19.23%) MVC
12 10 (19.23%) TDD
12 10 (19.23%) SQL
13 9 (17.31%) Windows
13 9 (17.31%) Retail
13 9 (17.31%) Scrum
13 9 (17.31%) RESTful
13 9 (17.31%) MongoDB
13 9 (17.31%) Apple iOS
14 8 (15.38%) User Experience
14 8 (15.38%) Ember.js

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 11 (21.15%) CMS
2 2 (3.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (3.85%) WordPress
3 1 (1.92%) CICS
3 1 (1.92%) JBoss
3 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.92%) WildFly
Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.92%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.92%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (1.92%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.92%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.31%) MongoDB
2 8 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 6 (11.54%) CouchDB
4 1 (1.92%) DB2
4 1 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.62%) MSTest
2 5 (9.62%) NUnit
3 4 (7.69%) Jasmine
3 4 (7.69%) Karma Test Runner
4 2 (3.85%) Axure RP
4 2 (3.85%) Subversion
4 2 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.85%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.92%) git-flow
5 1 (1.92%) Grunt
5 1 (1.92%) gulp
5 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.92%) jspm
5 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.92%) webpack
General
1 9 (17.31%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (94.23%) Developer
2 22 (42.31%) JavaScript Developer
3 17 (32.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 12 (23.08%) .NET Developer
5 7 (13.46%) HTML Developer
6 6 (11.54%) HTML CSS Developer
7 5 (9.62%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (9.62%) C# Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Agile .NET Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Agile C# Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Agile Developer
9 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Node.js Developer
9 3 (5.77%) PHP Developer
9 3 (5.77%) PHP Web Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Web Developer
10 2 (3.85%) Designer
10 2 (3.85%) UX Designer
10 2 (3.85%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (100.00%) HTML
2 29 (55.77%) Node.js
3 26 (50.00%) React
4 24 (46.15%) HTML5
5 17 (32.69%) .NET
5 17 (32.69%) AngularJS
5 17 (32.69%) jQuery
6 15 (28.85%) CSS3
6 15 (28.85%) Sass
7 10 (19.23%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (17.31%) RESTful
9 8 (15.38%) ASP.NET
9 8 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 8 (15.38%) Ember.js
10 7 (13.46%) .NET Framework
10 7 (13.46%) Aurelia
10 7 (13.46%) XML
11 6 (11.54%) Entity Framework
12 5 (9.62%) Ajax
12 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) User Experience
2 4 (7.69%) Virtual Team
3 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.92%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.23%) Android
2 9 (17.31%) Apple iOS
2 9 (17.31%) Windows
3 7 (13.46%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.92%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (40.38%) Front End Development
2 20 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (21.15%) Test Automation
4 10 (19.23%) MVC
4 10 (19.23%) TDD
5 9 (17.31%) Scrum
6 6 (11.54%) Typography
7 5 (9.62%) Collaborative Working
7 5 (9.62%) Dependency Injection
7 5 (9.62%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (9.62%) Web Design
8 4 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (7.69%) E-Commerce
8 4 (7.69%) Unit Testing
9 3 (5.77%) Android Development
9 3 (5.77%) Innovative Thinking
9 3 (5.77%) OO
9 3 (5.77%) Pair Programming
9 3 (5.77%) User Stories
9 3 (5.77%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 46 (88.46%) JavaScript
2 17 (32.69%) C#
3 11 (21.15%) ES6
4 10 (19.23%) SQL
5 7 (13.46%) PHP
5 7 (13.46%) TypeScript
6 4 (7.69%) Java
7 2 (3.85%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.92%) COBOL
8 1 (1.92%) ECMAScript
8 1 (1.92%) Scala
8 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.92%) VB
8 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (1.92%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (11.54%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (13.46%) Adobe
2 2 (3.85%) SAP
3 1 (1.92%) ClickTale
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft