Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 20 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)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 11 12
Rank change year-on-year +6 +1 -4
Contract jobs citing CSS 114 70 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 20.32% 13.31% 13.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 50.00% 32.71% 33.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 50 64
Leicestershire median daily rate £315 £286 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.04% +0.44% +3.64%
10th Percentile £271 £247 £219
90th Percentile £438 £390 £375
East Midlands median daily rate £340 £363 £314
% change year-on-year -6.21% +15.54% +0.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Leicestershire median hourly rate - £21.50 £8.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +168.75% -77.14%
East Midlands 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 Leicestershire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Leicestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 228 214 208
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 40.64% 40.68% 39.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 116 125
Leicestershire median daily rate £328 £330 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.76% +6.45% +6.90%
10th Percentile £270 £250 £220
90th Percentile £490 £438 £431
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 5
Leicestershire median hourly rate £43.75 £30.75 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.28% -18.00% -
10th Percentile £27.53 £22.68 £17.30
90th Percentile £45.60 £38.23 £46.75
East Midlands median hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +9.38% +23.08% -13.33%

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for CSS in Leicestershire

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS in Leicestershire

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CSS in Leicestershire

CSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS in Leicestershire

CSS
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +1 51 £325 -10.34% 21
CSS
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for CSS.

1 110 (96.49%) HTML
2 102 (89.47%) JavaScript
3 68 (59.65%) HTML5
4 60 (52.63%) CSS3
5 56 (49.12%) React
5 56 (49.12%) Front End Development
6 55 (48.25%) jQuery
7 48 (42.11%) Node.js
8 43 (37.72%) .NET
9 42 (36.84%) C#
10 41 (35.96%) Agile Software Development
11 38 (33.33%) Git (software)
12 37 (32.46%) Retail
13 34 (29.82%) MVC
14 27 (23.68%) ASP.NET
14 27 (23.68%) AngularJS
15 26 (22.81%) Sass
15 26 (22.81%) SQL Server
16 25 (21.93%) Test Automation
17 23 (20.18%) CMS
18 22 (19.30%) ASP.NET Web API
19 21 (18.42%) Adobe
20 20 (17.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 20 (17.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
21 19 (16.67%) Unit Testing
22 16 (14.04%) SQL
23 15 (13.16%) TDD
23 15 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
24 14 (12.28%) PHP
24 14 (12.28%) Web Services

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 23 (20.18%) CMS
2 3 (2.63%) Apache
2 3 (2.63%) Drupal
3 2 (1.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (1.75%) WordPress
4 1 (0.88%) CICS
4 1 (0.88%) IIS
4 1 (0.88%) JBoss
4 1 (0.88%) Kentico
4 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.88%) WildFly
Applications
1 20 (17.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.88%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.88%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.88%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.88%) FTP
1 1 (0.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (22.81%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.65%) MongoDB
3 5 (4.39%) CouchDB
4 4 (3.51%) MySQL
5 1 (0.88%) DB2
5 1 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 38 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 9 (7.89%) gulp
3 6 (5.26%) Jasmine
4 5 (4.39%) Grunt
4 5 (4.39%) MSTest
4 5 (4.39%) NUnit
5 4 (3.51%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (2.63%) Mercurial
6 3 (2.63%) Subversion
6 3 (2.63%) webpack
7 2 (1.75%) Axure RP
7 2 (1.75%) PHPUnit
7 2 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.75%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.88%) git-flow
8 1 (0.88%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.88%) jspm
8 1 (0.88%) Selenium
8 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 37 (32.46%) Retail
2 3 (2.63%) Games
3 2 (1.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 111 (97.37%) Developer
2 44 (38.60%) JavaScript Developer
3 43 (37.72%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 33 (28.95%) .NET Developer
5 24 (21.05%) HTML Developer
6 23 (20.18%) HTML CSS Developer
7 20 (17.54%) ASP.NET Developer
7 20 (17.54%) C# .NET Developer
7 20 (17.54%) C# Developer
8 17 (14.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 13 (11.40%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 10 (8.77%) Web Developer
11 9 (7.89%) Full Stack Developer
11 9 (7.89%) PHP Developer
12 7 (6.14%) Node.js Developer
13 6 (5.26%) Angular Developer
14 5 (4.39%) Senior Developer
14 5 (4.39%) UI Developer
15 4 (3.51%) Agile Developer
15 4 (3.51%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (96.49%) HTML
2 68 (59.65%) HTML5
3 60 (52.63%) CSS3
4 56 (49.12%) React
5 55 (48.25%) jQuery
6 48 (42.11%) Node.js
7 43 (37.72%) .NET
8 27 (23.68%) AngularJS
8 27 (23.68%) ASP.NET
9 26 (22.81%) Sass
10 22 (19.30%) ASP.NET Web API
11 20 (17.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 14 (12.28%) .NET Core
12 14 (12.28%) Web Services
13 12 (10.53%) RESTful
14 11 (9.65%) .NET Framework
15 10 (8.77%) Entity Framework
16 9 (7.89%) Ajax
16 9 (7.89%) XML
17 8 (7.02%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.77%) User Experience
2 4 (3.51%) Virtual Team
3 2 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.88%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (0.88%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.53%) Windows
2 10 (8.77%) Android
3 9 (7.89%) Apple iOS
4 6 (5.26%) Windows 10
5 3 (2.63%) Linux
6 1 (0.88%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (49.12%) Front End Development
2 41 (35.96%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (29.82%) MVC
4 25 (21.93%) Test Automation
5 19 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 15 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (13.16%) TDD
7 12 (10.53%) Web Development
8 10 (8.77%) E-Commerce
9 9 (7.89%) Pair Programming
9 9 (7.89%) Responsive Web Design
9 9 (7.89%) Scrum
9 9 (7.89%) Web Design
10 6 (5.26%) OO
10 6 (5.26%) OOP
10 6 (5.26%) Typography
11 5 (4.39%) Collaborative Working
11 5 (4.39%) Dependency Injection
12 3 (2.63%) Continuous Delivery
12 3 (2.63%) Innovative Thinking
Programming Languages
1 102 (89.47%) JavaScript
2 42 (36.84%) C#
3 16 (14.04%) SQL
4 14 (12.28%) PHP
5 10 (8.77%) ES6
5 10 (8.77%) TypeScript
6 4 (3.51%) Java
7 2 (1.75%) Apple Swift
7 2 (1.75%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.88%) COBOL
8 1 (0.88%) ECMAScript
8 1 (0.88%) Scala
8 1 (0.88%) VB
8 1 (0.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (0.88%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (5.26%) Docker
Vendors
1 21 (18.42%) Adobe
2 5 (4.39%) Google
2 5 (4.39%) Twitter
3 2 (1.75%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.75%) SAP
3 2 (1.75%) Zend
4 1 (0.88%) ClickTale