Period
to 25 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire with a requirement for LESS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited LESS over the 6 months to 25 April 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.

LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 50 58
Contract jobs citing LESS 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire - 0.30% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 2.06% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Warwickshire median daily rate - £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.38% -
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £300 £338
% change year-on-year +50.00% -11.11% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Warwickshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Warwickshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 118 97 153
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 19.41% 14.61% 22.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 59 85
Warwickshire median daily rate £350 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +4.17% +6.90%
10th Percentile £183 £204 £282
90th Percentile £525 £480 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 12 8
Warwickshire median hourly rate £29.95 £25.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.81% +13.64% -30.09%
10th Percentile £20.42 £23.08 £19.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £29.50 £36.05
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.50 £25.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +22.00% +16.28% -31.62%

LESS
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

Job postings citing LESS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire.

Job vacancy trend for LESS in Warwickshire

LESS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LESS in Warwickshire