Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 6 months to 23 February 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 12 18
Rank change year-on-year -1 +6 +2
Contract jobs citing CSS 398 420 484
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 8.60% 9.04% 8.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.01% 27.56% 26.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 293 282 348
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £375 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.81% +7.84%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £250
90th Percentile £500 £500 £525
England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £22.50 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +8.43% -48.13%
England median hourly rate £45.00 £36.25 £33.50
% change year-on-year +24.14% +8.21% +3.08%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,372 1,524 1,796
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 29.65% 32.80% 30.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 984 1,034 1,211
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +10.70%
10th Percentile £284 £275 £275
90th Percentile £538 £538 £545
England median daily rate £475 £435 £425
% change year-on-year +9.20% +2.35% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 14
Yorkshire median hourly rate £41.00 £14.87 £21.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +175.82% -31.97% -45.38%
10th Percentile £26.38 £13.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £42.10 £43.75 £43.50
England median hourly rate £40.31 £40.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year +0.76% +3.90% +10.00%

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CSS in Yorkshire

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS in Yorkshire

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CSS in Yorkshire

CSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS in Yorkshire

CSS
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 February 2018. 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
West Yorkshire -2 301 £375 - 181
South Yorkshire -6 62 £419 +14.73% 35
North Yorkshire +3 23 £350 -6.67% 55
East Yorkshire - 3 £450 - 12
CSS
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for CSS.

1 385 (96.73%) HTML
2 329 (82.66%) JavaScript
3 218 (54.77%) Agile Software Development
4 157 (39.45%) HTML5
5 151 (37.94%) CSS3
6 128 (32.16%) AngularJS
7 114 (28.64%) React
8 105 (26.38%) .NET
9 94 (23.62%) Java
9 94 (23.62%) C#
9 94 (23.62%) jQuery
10 89 (22.36%) Web Development
11 88 (22.11%) Git (software)
12 81 (20.35%) Front End Development
13 78 (19.60%) TDD
14 77 (19.35%) MVC
15 71 (17.84%) ASP.NET
16 66 (16.58%) Node.js
17 63 (15.83%) SQL Server
18 59 (14.82%) PHP
18 59 (14.82%) User Experience
19 58 (14.57%) Scrum
20 52 (13.07%) SQL
21 51 (12.81%) Sass
22 50 (12.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 47 (11.81%) MySQL
23 47 (11.81%) Microservices
24 46 (11.56%) Web Services
25 45 (11.31%) Spring
26 43 (10.80%) .NET Framework

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 23 (5.78%) CMS
2 17 (4.27%) Confluence
3 16 (4.02%) WordPress
4 15 (3.77%) Umbraco
5 8 (2.01%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 8 (2.01%) Sitecore CMS
6 7 (1.76%) SharePoint
6 7 (1.76%) Tomcat
7 6 (1.51%) JBoss
7 6 (1.51%) Kentico
8 5 (1.26%) GlassFish
9 4 (1.01%) Cloud Foundry
10 3 (0.75%) Drupal
10 3 (0.75%) IBM Domino
10 3 (0.75%) IBM Notes
10 3 (0.75%) IIS
11 2 (0.50%) EPiServer
11 2 (0.50%) nginx
11 2 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (3.27%) Photoshop
2 10 (2.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (1.26%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (1.26%) OmniGraffle
4 3 (0.75%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.50%) Fireworks
5 2 (0.50%) InVision
6 1 (0.25%) GIMP
6 1 (0.25%) InDesign
6 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.25%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 6 (1.51%) Magento
2 4 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.01%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.75%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.52%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (3.27%) GitHub
4 7 (1.76%) Rackspace Cloud
5 4 (1.01%) CloudBees
5 4 (1.01%) IaaS
5 4 (1.01%) OpenShift
5 4 (1.01%) PaaS
6 2 (0.50%) Serverless
7 1 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.25%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.25%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.51%) HTTP
2 7 (1.76%) SMS
3 5 (1.26%) Internet
4 2 (0.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (15.83%) SQL Server
2 47 (11.81%) MySQL
3 22 (5.53%) MongoDB
3 22 (5.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (5.03%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (4.02%) NoSQL
6 11 (2.76%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (2.51%) Relational Database
8 7 (1.76%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (1.76%) Cloud Spanner
8 7 (1.76%) NewSQL
9 3 (0.75%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.75%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.50%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.50%) QlikView
10 2 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.25%) Endeca
11 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 88 (22.11%) Git (software)
2 37 (9.30%) Jenkins
3 32 (8.04%) gulp
4 27 (6.78%) Grunt
5 25 (6.28%) JIRA
6 22 (5.53%) Visual Studio
7 20 (5.03%) Octopus Deploy
8 11 (2.76%) Selenium
8 11 (2.76%) Subversion
9 10 (2.51%) Babel
10 9 (2.26%) Eclipse
10 9 (2.26%) JUnit
11 8 (2.01%) Jasmine
11 8 (2.01%) Karma Test Runner
12 5 (1.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (1.26%) Axure RP
12 5 (1.26%) Gradle
12 5 (1.26%) PHPUnit
12 5 (1.26%) TeamCity
12 5 (1.26%) WebDriver
General
1 36 (9.05%) Finance
2 16 (4.02%) Marketing
2 16 (4.02%) Retail
3 12 (3.02%) Banking
4 9 (2.26%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.26%) Local Government
5 5 (1.26%) Retail Banking
6 4 (1.01%) Legal
7 3 (0.75%) Law
8 2 (0.50%) Billing
8 2 (0.50%) Electronics
8 2 (0.50%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.25%) Advertising
9 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.25%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 334 (83.92%) Developer
2 81 (20.35%) JavaScript Developer
3 66 (16.58%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 57 (14.32%) .NET Developer
5 50 (12.56%) Java Developer
6 39 (9.80%) React Developer
7 35 (8.79%) HTML Developer
8 30 (7.54%) HTML CSS Developer
9 29 (7.29%) Full Stack Developer
9 29 (7.29%) PHP Developer
10 27 (6.78%) C# Developer
11 26 (6.53%) C# .NET Developer
12 23 (5.78%) Designer
13 18 (4.52%) Architect
13 18 (4.52%) Senior Developer
13 18 (4.52%) UI Developer
14 17 (4.27%) Agile Developer
15 16 (4.02%) Angular Developer
15 16 (4.02%) Lead Developer
16 15 (3.77%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 385 (96.73%) HTML
2 157 (39.45%) HTML5
3 151 (37.94%) CSS3
4 128 (32.16%) AngularJS
5 114 (28.64%) React
6 105 (26.38%) .NET
7 94 (23.62%) jQuery
8 71 (17.84%) ASP.NET
9 66 (16.58%) Node.js
10 51 (12.81%) Sass
11 50 (12.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 46 (11.56%) Web Services
13 45 (11.31%) Spring
14 43 (10.80%) .NET Framework
15 36 (9.05%) ASP.NET Web API
15 36 (9.05%) RESTful
16 35 (8.79%) XML
17 32 (8.04%) Angular 2
18 31 (7.79%) ASP.NET MVC
19 28 (7.04%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 59 (14.82%) User Experience
2 23 (5.78%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (2.01%) Mobile App
4 7 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (1.26%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.01%) FMCG
6 4 (1.01%) N-Tier
7 3 (0.75%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (0.50%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.50%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.50%) NHS
9 1 (0.25%) CMDB
9 1 (0.25%) PlayStation
9 1 (0.25%) Renewable Energy
9 1 (0.25%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.25%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 34 (8.54%) Linux
2 18 (4.52%) Mac OS X
3 17 (4.27%) Apple iOS
3 17 (4.27%) Unix
4 12 (3.02%) Android
5 3 (0.75%) Windows
6 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (54.77%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (22.36%) Web Development
3 81 (20.35%) Front End Development
4 78 (19.60%) TDD
5 77 (19.35%) MVC
6 58 (14.57%) Scrum
7 47 (11.81%) Microservices
8 43 (10.80%) Responsive Web Design
9 39 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
10 35 (8.79%) OO
10 35 (8.79%) Test Automation
11 34 (8.54%) Software Engineering
12 33 (8.29%) Mentoring
13 29 (7.29%) BDD
14 27 (6.78%) Web Design
15 25 (6.28%) Wireframes
16 22 (5.53%) DevOps
16 22 (5.53%) Unit Testing
17 20 (5.03%) Open Source
18 19 (4.77%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 329 (82.66%) JavaScript
2 94 (23.62%) C#
2 94 (23.62%) Java
3 59 (14.82%) PHP
4 52 (13.07%) SQL
5 28 (7.04%) Ruby
6 25 (6.28%) Python
7 18 (4.52%) T-SQL
8 16 (4.02%) Scala
9 11 (2.76%) TypeScript
10 9 (2.26%) ES6
11 7 (1.76%) Objective-C
11 7 (1.76%) VB
11 7 (1.76%) VB6
12 6 (1.51%) PHP 5
13 5 (1.26%) C
14 4 (1.01%) PHP 7
14 4 (1.01%) RPG
15 3 (0.75%) C++
16 2 (0.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (3.27%) Degree
2 5 (1.26%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.75%) BC Cleared
4 2 (0.50%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.25%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.25%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.25%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.25%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.52%) QA
2 1 (0.25%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.25%) PSD2
System Software
1 23 (5.78%) Docker
2 1 (0.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (1.01%) Puppet
2 2 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.25%) Ansible
3 1 (0.25%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 16 (4.02%) Adobe
2 13 (3.27%) Microsoft
3 9 (2.26%) Sitecore
4 8 (2.01%) MuleSoft
5 7 (1.76%) Oracle
5 7 (1.76%) Rackspace
5 7 (1.76%) SAP
6 4 (1.01%) Google
6 4 (1.01%) QAD
6 4 (1.01%) Xamarin
7 3 (0.75%) Lotus
8 2 (0.50%) Capita
8 2 (0.50%) IBM
8 2 (0.50%) Marketo
8 2 (0.50%) Splunk
8 2 (0.50%) Tableau
8 2 (0.50%) Telerik
8 2 (0.50%) Zend
9 1 (0.25%) Nintex
9 1 (0.25%) ServiceNow