Period
to 25 August 2019

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 25 August 2019 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
25 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 33 13 10
Rank change year-on-year -20 -3 +3
Contract jobs citing CSS 214 448 438
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 5.24% 9.01% 10.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.54% 25.81% 30.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 339 324
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £388 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +0.32% +2.59%
10th Percentile £275 £300 £263
90th Percentile £514 £475 £488
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 - -
England median hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% +25.00%

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 1,220 1,736 1,447
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 29.86% 34.90% 34.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 848 1,211 1,047
Yorkshire median daily rate £428 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.88% - -
10th Percentile £313 £306 £297
90th Percentile £550 £538 £525
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 22 3
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 £40.50 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.58% -1.82% +255.60%
10th Percentile £15.50 £15.34 £36.13
90th Percentile £45.75 £43.25 £43.38
England median hourly rate £45.00 £41.53 £40.00
% change year-on-year +8.36% +3.83% +6.67%

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 25 August 2019.

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 25 August 2019. 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 -20 153 £400 +2.56% 125
South Yorkshire -9 42 £400 +6.67% 38
North Yorkshire -4 13 £298 -15.00% 39
East Yorkshire -1 1 £325 -49.02% 10
CSS
England

For the 6 months to 25 August 2019, 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.

1 194 (90.65%) HTML
2 175 (81.78%) JavaScript
3 93 (43.46%) Agile Software Development
4 59 (27.57%) C#
5 53 (24.77%) Git (software)
5 53 (24.77%) HTML5
6 52 (24.30%) Front End Development
7 50 (23.36%) .NET
8 45 (21.03%) AngularJS
9 44 (20.56%) jQuery
10 41 (19.16%) Web Development
11 38 (17.76%) User Experience
12 37 (17.29%) Sass
12 37 (17.29%) CSS3
12 37 (17.29%) Node.js
13 36 (16.82%) PHP
13 36 (16.82%) Microsoft
13 36 (16.82%) React
14 33 (15.42%) SQL Server
15 32 (14.95%) Test Automation
16 31 (14.49%) Java
16 31 (14.49%) CMS
17 30 (14.02%) SQL
18 28 (13.08%) MVC
19 27 (12.62%) Scrum
19 27 (12.62%) ASP.NET
20 26 (12.15%) TDD
21 23 (10.75%) DevOps
22 22 (10.28%) Web Design
22 22 (10.28%) Azure

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 31 (14.49%) CMS
2 9 (4.21%) WordPress
3 8 (3.74%) Confluence
3 8 (3.74%) SharePoint
4 7 (3.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 7 (3.27%) Cloud Foundry
4 7 (3.27%) Mule
5 6 (2.80%) Drupal
5 6 (2.80%) Jadu
6 5 (2.34%) Umbraco
7 4 (1.87%) EPiServer
8 3 (1.40%) IIS
8 3 (1.40%) Kentico
8 3 (1.40%) OpenEdge
9 2 (0.93%) Apache
9 2 (0.93%) JBoss
9 2 (0.93%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.47%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.47%) nginx
10 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (5.14%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (3.27%) Camtasia
2 7 (3.27%) Photoshop
2 7 (3.27%) XMetaL
3 4 (1.87%) Zeplin
4 3 (1.40%) InVision
4 3 (1.40%) Sketch
5 2 (0.93%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (0.93%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 5 (2.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.87%) Magento
3 2 (0.93%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 22 (10.28%) Azure
2 16 (7.48%) GitHub
3 7 (3.27%) Slack
4 5 (2.34%) AWS
5 3 (1.40%) Heroku
5 3 (1.40%) npm
6 2 (0.93%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.47%) Azure Machine Learning
7 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.40%) HTTP
1 3 (1.40%) SSL
1 3 (1.40%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.93%) DSL
2 2 (0.93%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (15.42%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.80%) MongoDB
2 6 (2.80%) MySQL
3 5 (2.34%) MariaDB
4 3 (1.40%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.93%) GIS
6 1 (0.47%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.47%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 53 (24.77%) Git (software)
2 19 (8.88%) Selenium
3 18 (8.41%) Jenkins
3 18 (8.41%) Visual Studio
4 14 (6.54%) Jasmine
5 12 (5.61%) JUnit
5 12 (5.61%) Visual Studio Team System
6 11 (5.14%) JIRA
7 9 (4.21%) Maven
7 9 (4.21%) Mockito
7 9 (4.21%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (3.74%) Grunt
8 8 (3.74%) gulp
8 8 (3.74%) Mocha
8 8 (3.74%) Sonatype Nexus
8 8 (3.74%) Subversion
9 7 (3.27%) Karma Test Runner
10 6 (2.80%) MSTest
10 6 (2.80%) Protractor
11 5 (2.34%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 16 (7.48%) Finance
2 11 (5.14%) Marketing
3 10 (4.67%) Banking
4 9 (4.21%) Public Sector
5 8 (3.74%) Retail
6 4 (1.87%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.40%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.93%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.93%) Games
8 2 (0.93%) Law
8 2 (0.93%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.47%) Legal
9 1 (0.47%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 166 (77.57%) Developer
2 43 (20.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 30 (14.02%) .NET Developer
4 29 (13.55%) JavaScript Developer
5 15 (7.01%) Web Developer
6 14 (6.54%) PHP Developer
6 14 (6.54%) React Developer
7 13 (6.07%) Designer
8 12 (5.61%) C# Developer
8 12 (5.61%) HTML Developer
9 11 (5.14%) Full Stack Developer
10 10 (4.67%) UX Designer
11 8 (3.74%) C# .NET Developer
11 8 (3.74%) Senior Developer
11 8 (3.74%) Software Engineer
11 8 (3.74%) SQL Developer
12 7 (3.27%) Angular Developer
12 7 (3.27%) Consultant
13 6 (2.80%) Lead Developer
13 6 (2.80%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 194 (90.65%) HTML
2 53 (24.77%) HTML5
3 50 (23.36%) .NET
4 45 (21.03%) AngularJS
5 44 (20.56%) jQuery
6 37 (17.29%) CSS3
6 37 (17.29%) Node.js
6 37 (17.29%) Sass
7 36 (16.82%) React
8 27 (12.62%) ASP.NET
9 21 (9.81%) REST
10 20 (9.35%) JSON
10 20 (9.35%) XML
11 18 (8.41%) ASP.NET MVC
11 18 (8.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 14 (6.54%) Spring
13 12 (5.61%) Angular 2
13 12 (5.61%) ASP.NET Web API
14 11 (5.14%) Razor View Engine
14 11 (5.14%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 38 (17.76%) User Experience
2 18 (8.41%) Mobile App
3 15 (7.01%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (3.27%) Video Editing
5 6 (2.80%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.40%) Blog
7 3 (1.40%) Mobile Banking
7 3 (1.40%) NHS
7 3 (1.40%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.93%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.93%) Life Science
9 1 (0.47%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.47%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.47%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 14 (6.54%) Linux
2 12 (5.61%) Unix
3 11 (5.14%) Windows
4 8 (3.74%) Android
4 8 (3.74%) Apple iOS
4 8 (3.74%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.47%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.47%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (43.46%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (24.30%) Front End Development
3 41 (19.16%) Web Development
4 32 (14.95%) Test Automation
5 28 (13.08%) MVC
6 27 (12.62%) Scrum
7 26 (12.15%) TDD
8 23 (10.75%) DevOps
9 22 (10.28%) Web Design
10 19 (8.88%) Responsive Web Design
11 15 (7.01%) Prototyping
11 15 (7.01%) Web Accessibility
12 13 (6.07%) Software Engineering
13 12 (5.61%) Content Management
13 12 (5.61%) E-Commerce
14 11 (5.14%) OO
15 10 (4.67%) Open Source
15 10 (4.67%) Problem-Solving
16 9 (4.21%) Continuous Integration
16 9 (4.21%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 175 (81.78%) JavaScript
2 59 (27.57%) C#
3 36 (16.82%) PHP
4 31 (14.49%) Java
5 30 (14.02%) SQL
6 13 (6.07%) Python
6 13 (6.07%) TypeScript
7 10 (4.67%) Java 8
8 9 (4.21%) Scala
9 8 (3.74%) Ruby
10 6 (2.80%) C++
11 5 (2.34%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.87%) ES6
12 4 (1.87%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.40%) Groovy
14 2 (0.93%) PHP 7
14 2 (0.93%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.47%) C
15 1 (0.47%) Perl
15 1 (0.47%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (2.34%) Degree
2 4 (1.87%) SC Cleared
2 4 (1.87%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (0.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (0.47%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.47%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.14%) QA
2 10 (4.67%) WCAG
3 4 (1.87%) GDPR
4 3 (1.40%) Dublin Core
System Software
1 9 (4.21%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (2.80%) Kubernetes
2 5 (2.34%) Kibana
3 3 (1.40%) Ansible
3 3 (1.40%) Grafana
3 3 (1.40%) Rancher
4 2 (0.93%) Puppet
5 1 (0.47%) Graphite
5 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 36 (16.82%) Microsoft
2 14 (6.54%) Adobe
3 10 (4.67%) Splunk
4 7 (3.27%) AppDynamics
5 6 (2.80%) Zend
6 5 (2.34%) Oracle
7 4 (1.87%) MuleSoft
8 3 (1.40%) Omniture
9 2 (0.93%) Google
9 2 (0.93%) webMethods
10 1 (0.47%) IBM
10 1 (0.47%) Perforce
10 1 (0.47%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.47%) Talend
10 1 (0.47%) Twitter
10 1 (0.47%) WooCommerce
10 1 (0.47%) Xamarin