The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for CSS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 29 March 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.

Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 18 17
Rank change year-on-year +8 -1  
Contract jobs citing CSS 135 155 171
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 10.05% 7.95% 9.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.72% 24.84% 29.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 110 113
Median daily rate £355 £400 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.25% +19.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £285 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year +7.14% +4.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 £9.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +150.00% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £33.75 £34.60
% change year-on-year +18.51% -2.45%  

CSS is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 487 624 572
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 36.26% 32.00% 31.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 457 350
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £516 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 5
Median hourly rate £22.50 £9.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +150.00% -77.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire citing CSS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for CSS in West Yorkshire

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS in West Yorkshire

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CSS in West Yorkshire

CSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS in West Yorkshire

CSS
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +7 122 £365 -13.09% 67
Bradford -7 6 £388 -13.88% 12
Halifax 0 1 £275 -15.38% 3
Wakefield -1 1 £350 +40.00% 3
CSS
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for CSS.

1 265 (92.33%) HTML
2 223 (77.70%) JavaScript
3 160 (55.75%) Agile Software Development
4 134 (46.69%) HTML5
5 116 (40.42%) CSS3
6 92 (32.06%) AngularJS
7 82 (28.57%) Front End Development
8 74 (25.78%) Git (software)
9 68 (23.69%) C#
10 66 (23.00%) Python
10 66 (23.00%) MVC
11 63 (21.95%) .NET
12 59 (20.56%) Linux
13 55 (19.16%) jQuery
14 53 (18.47%) Ruby
14 53 (18.47%) Web Development
15 50 (17.42%) Java
16 47 (16.38%) Web Design
16 47 (16.38%) Scala
17 45 (15.68%) Responsive Web Design
18 43 (14.98%) Configuration Management
19 42 (14.63%) JSON
19 42 (14.63%) Grunt
20 41 (14.29%) PHP
20 41 (14.29%) ASP.NET
21 40 (13.94%) TDD
21 40 (13.94%) Sass
21 40 (13.94%) REST
22 39 (13.59%) Node.js
23 38 (13.24%) RESTful

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 15 (5.23%) CMS
2 12 (4.18%) Apache
2 12 (4.18%) Confluence
3 9 (3.14%) SharePoint
4 7 (2.44%) WordPress
5 5 (1.74%) Apache Spark
5 5 (1.74%) Cloud Foundry
5 5 (1.74%) OpenStack
5 5 (1.74%) Umbraco
6 4 (1.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 4 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.05%) IIS
7 3 (1.05%) Plone
7 3 (1.05%) SilverStripe
8 2 (0.70%) Drupal
8 2 (0.70%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.70%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.35%) nginx
9 1 (0.35%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 7 (2.44%) Photoshop
2 5 (1.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 5 (1.74%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.05%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.70%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.70%) InVision
5 1 (0.35%) Edge Animate
5 1 (0.35%) HipChat
5 1 (0.35%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.57%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (3.83%) IaaS
3 10 (3.48%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (2.79%) Loggly
4 8 (2.79%) Sumo Logic
5 5 (1.74%) PaaS
6 3 (1.05%) GitHub
7 1 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.35%) CloudBees
7 1 (0.35%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.35%) Google Tag Manager
7 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (10.80%) HTTP
2 22 (7.67%) DNS
3 17 (5.92%) LDAP
3 17 (5.92%) SMTP
3 17 (5.92%) SNMP
3 17 (5.92%) TCP/IP
4 10 (3.48%) Internet
5 7 (2.44%) Intranet
6 1 (0.35%) Extranet
6 1 (0.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (13.24%) Relational Database
2 33 (11.50%) MySQL
3 26 (9.06%) MongoDB
4 23 (8.01%) SQL Server
5 17 (5.92%) Apache Cassandra
5 17 (5.92%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (3.14%) NoSQL
7 7 (2.44%) Riak
8 5 (1.74%) Hadoop
8 5 (1.74%) HBase
8 5 (1.74%) Redis
9 3 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.35%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.35%) MS Access
10 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 74 (25.78%) Git (software)
2 42 (14.63%) Grunt
3 38 (13.24%) Subversion
4 35 (12.20%) Jenkins
5 27 (9.41%) JIRA
6 25 (8.71%) gulp
7 22 (7.67%) Visual Studio
8 18 (6.27%) Jasmine
9 14 (4.88%) JUnit
10 12 (4.18%) Maven
11 8 (2.79%) Vagrant
12 7 (2.44%) Cucumber
13 6 (2.09%) Gatling
13 6 (2.09%) Selenium
13 6 (2.09%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (2.09%) WebDriver
14 4 (1.39%) JMeter
15 3 (1.05%) Dreamweaver
16 2 (0.70%) FitNesse
16 2 (0.70%) jMock
General
1 11 (3.83%) Finance
2 8 (2.79%) Back Office
3 7 (2.44%) Advertising
3 7 (2.44%) Manufacturing
4 5 (1.74%) Online Betting
5 4 (1.39%) Marketing
6 3 (1.05%) Retail
7 2 (0.70%) Banking
7 2 (0.70%) German Language
8 1 (0.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 216 (75.26%) Developer
2 65 (22.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 56 (19.51%) JavaScript Developer
4 40 (13.94%) .NET Developer
5 29 (10.10%) HTML CSS Developer
5 29 (10.10%) HTML Developer
6 24 (8.36%) Java Developer
7 21 (7.32%) Designer
8 20 (6.97%) Angular Developer
8 20 (6.97%) Scala Developer
9 17 (5.92%) PHP Developer
9 17 (5.92%) Web Developer
10 15 (5.23%) UI Developer
11 14 (4.88%) Architect
12 12 (4.18%) SQL Developer
13 11 (3.83%) UX Designer
14 9 (3.14%) Agile Developer
15 8 (2.79%) Java Scala Developer
15 8 (2.79%) Technical Architect
16 7 (2.44%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 265 (92.33%) HTML
2 134 (46.69%) HTML5
3 116 (40.42%) CSS3
4 92 (32.06%) AngularJS
5 63 (21.95%) .NET
6 55 (19.16%) jQuery
7 42 (14.63%) JSON
8 41 (14.29%) ASP.NET
9 40 (13.94%) REST
9 40 (13.94%) Sass
10 39 (13.59%) Node.js
11 38 (13.24%) RESTful
12 37 (12.89%) React
13 36 (12.54%) Spring
14 34 (11.85%) Ajax
15 33 (11.50%) XML
16 31 (10.80%) Django
17 30 (10.45%) LESS
17 30 (10.45%) Ruby on Rails
18 22 (7.67%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 36 (12.54%) User Experience
2 10 (3.48%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (2.44%) Mobile App
4 5 (1.74%) Replication
4 5 (1.74%) W3C
5 4 (1.39%) Animation
5 4 (1.39%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.70%) Algorithms
6 2 (0.70%) Data Centre
6 2 (0.70%) Data Structures
6 2 (0.70%) Digital Media
6 2 (0.70%) NHS
6 2 (0.70%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.35%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.35%) iPhone
7 1 (0.35%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.35%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 59 (20.56%) Linux
2 27 (9.41%) Windows
3 18 (6.27%) Ubuntu
3 18 (6.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (5.92%) Unix
5 15 (5.23%) Mac OS X
6 5 (1.74%) CoreOS
7 4 (1.39%) CentOS
8 3 (1.05%) Android
8 3 (1.05%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.05%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (55.75%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (28.57%) Front End Development
3 66 (23.00%) MVC
4 53 (18.47%) Web Development
5 47 (16.38%) Web Design
6 45 (15.68%) Responsive Web Design
7 43 (14.98%) Configuration Management
8 40 (13.94%) TDD
9 38 (13.24%) Scrum
10 33 (11.50%) DevOps
11 29 (10.10%) Continuous Integration
12 28 (9.76%) Open Source
13 24 (8.36%) Software Engineering
14 22 (7.67%) Automated Testing
15 21 (7.32%) Kanban
16 16 (5.57%) Continuous Improvement
17 15 (5.23%) BDD
17 15 (5.23%) OO
18 14 (4.88%) Prototyping
18 14 (4.88%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 223 (77.70%) JavaScript
2 68 (23.69%) C#
3 66 (23.00%) Python
4 53 (18.47%) Ruby
5 50 (17.42%) Java
6 47 (16.38%) Scala
7 41 (14.29%) PHP
8 28 (9.76%) SQL
9 15 (5.23%) TypeScript
10 9 (3.14%) Bash Shell
11 6 (2.09%) Go
12 5 (1.74%) C++
12 5 (1.74%) ES6
13 2 (0.70%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.70%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.35%) Apple Swift
14 1 (0.35%) ECMAScript
14 1 (0.35%) JSX
14 1 (0.35%) VB6
14 1 (0.35%) XPath
Qualifications
1 11 (3.83%) Security Cleared
2 9 (3.14%) Degree
3 4 (1.39%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (0.70%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.35%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.35%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (0.35%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.35%) QA
1 1 (0.35%) SDET
1 1 (0.35%) WCAG
System Software
1 13 (4.53%) Docker
2 6 (2.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.74%) HDFS
3 5 (1.74%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (3.48%) Ansible
1 10 (3.48%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (3.48%) Puppet
1 10 (3.48%) Salt
2 8 (2.79%) Nagios
2 8 (2.79%) ZABBIX
3 5 (1.74%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 33 (11.50%) Google
2 31 (10.80%) Splunk
3 16 (5.57%) Microsoft
4 14 (4.88%) Adobe
5 13 (4.53%) New Relic
6 12 (4.18%) Rackspace
7 10 (3.48%) Oracle
7 10 (3.48%) SaltStack
8 6 (2.09%) MuleSoft
8 6 (2.09%) VMware
9 5 (1.74%) AppDynamics
10 3 (1.05%) Zend
11 2 (0.70%) Sitecore
12 1 (0.35%) ESRI
12 1 (0.35%) hybris
12 1 (0.35%) IBM
12 1 (0.35%) Red Hat
12 1 (0.35%) Temenos
12 1 (0.35%) Twitter
12 1 (0.35%) Xamarin
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £400 per day 6 months initially likely to extend
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £440 per day + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £330 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £400 to £460 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Ascend Consulting
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago