Period
to 29 May 2020

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 29 May 2020 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
29 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 34 20 15
Rank change year-on-year -14 -5 -5
Contract jobs citing CSS 111 352 450
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Yorkshire 5.27% 7.87% 9.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.02% 23.90% 27.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 255 335
Median daily rate £421 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.31% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £309 £263 £279
90th Percentile £540 £550 £494
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £50.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -30.00% +11.11% +28.57%

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 528 1,473 1,619
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 25.07% 32.95% 33.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 359 1,015 1,128
Median daily rate £438 £433 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.16% +8.13% -
10th Percentile £313 £310 £300
90th Percentile £588 £563 £525
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 16 14
Median hourly rate £23.19 £17.83 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.08% -56.51% +82.22%
10th Percentile £20.86 £14.50 £35.00
90th Percentile £26.27 £45.88 £42.11
Median hourly rate £35.00 £43.92 £42.27
% change year-on-year -20.30% +3.90% +3.09%

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CSS in Yorkshire

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing CSS in Yorkshire.

Daily rate trend for CSS in Yorkshire

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing CSS in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 29 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for CSS in Yorkshire

CSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing CSS in Yorkshire.

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 29 May 2020. 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 +3 84 £425 +14.48% 31
South Yorkshire -17 22 £375 -25.00% 13
East Yorkshire 0 2 £350 +24.44% 3
North Yorkshire -17 2 £350 -12.50% 7
CSS
England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2020, 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.

1 105 (94.59%) HTML
2 87 (78.38%) JavaScript
3 35 (31.53%) User Experience
4 33 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (27.93%) Front End Development
6 29 (26.13%) Service Design
7 28 (25.23%) Prototyping
8 25 (22.52%) Software Engineering
9 24 (21.62%) Systems Thinking
10 23 (20.72%) HTML5
11 22 (19.82%) Degree
11 22 (19.82%) SQL
12 19 (17.12%) CSS3
13 18 (16.22%) Sass
14 17 (15.32%) .NET
14 17 (15.32%) C#
15 16 (14.41%) MVC
15 16 (14.41%) jQuery
15 16 (14.41%) React
16 15 (13.51%) AngularJS
16 15 (13.51%) Web Development
16 15 (13.51%) SQL Server
16 15 (13.51%) XML
17 14 (12.61%) PHP
18 13 (11.71%) Node.js
18 13 (11.71%) Git (software)
19 12 (10.81%) RESTful
19 12 (10.81%) Java
20 11 (9.91%) Adobe
20 11 (9.91%) Continuous Integration

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 7 (6.31%) CMS
1 7 (6.31%) IIS
2 4 (3.60%) Drupal
2 4 (3.60%) JBoss
2 4 (3.60%) Tomcat
2 4 (3.60%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (1.80%) Mendix
4 1 (0.90%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.90%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (8.11%) Sketch
2 7 (6.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (3.60%) InVision
4 3 (2.70%) Photoshop
5 2 (1.80%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (0.90%) Camtasia
6 1 (0.90%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 4 (3.60%) Magento
1 4 (3.60%) Shopify
2 1 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.21%) AWS
2 6 (5.41%) GitHub
3 4 (3.60%) Azure
3 4 (3.60%) Google Analytics
4 3 (2.70%) Kong
5 2 (1.80%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (1.80%) Apigee
6 1 (0.90%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.60%) HTTP
1 4 (3.60%) SSL
2 3 (2.70%) Internet
3 2 (1.80%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.90%) DNS
4 1 (0.90%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.60%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.70%) MongoDB
3 3 (2.70%) MySQL
4 1 (0.90%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.90%) Redis
4 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (11.71%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.41%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.60%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.70%) Artifactory
4 3 (2.70%) Dreamweaver
4 3 (2.70%) GitLab
4 3 (2.70%) Jasmine
4 3 (2.70%) JUnit
4 3 (2.70%) Karma Test Runner
4 3 (2.70%) Selenium
4 3 (2.70%) SonarQube
4 3 (2.70%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.70%) Visual Studio Code
5 2 (1.80%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.80%) Gatling
5 2 (1.80%) gulp
5 2 (1.80%) Subversion
5 2 (1.80%) webpack
6 1 (0.90%) Maven
General
1 8 (7.21%) Finance
2 6 (5.41%) Public Sector
2 6 (5.41%) Retail
3 2 (1.80%) Legal
3 2 (1.80%) Publishing
3 2 (1.80%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.90%) Back Office
4 1 (0.90%) Law
4 1 (0.90%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 67 (60.36%) Developer
2 32 (28.83%) Designer
3 17 (15.32%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 13 (11.71%) JavaScript Developer
5 9 (8.11%) .NET Developer
6 7 (6.31%) Full Stack Developer
6 7 (6.31%) HTML Developer
6 7 (6.31%) React Developer
6 7 (6.31%) Senior Designer
7 6 (5.41%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (5.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (5.41%) C# Developer
8 5 (4.50%) PHP Developer
8 5 (4.50%) SQL Developer
9 4 (3.60%) Angular Developer
9 4 (3.60%) UX Designer
10 3 (2.70%) Interaction Designer
10 3 (2.70%) Scala Developer
10 3 (2.70%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (94.59%) HTML
2 23 (20.72%) HTML5
3 19 (17.12%) CSS3
4 18 (16.22%) Sass
5 17 (15.32%) .NET
6 16 (14.41%) jQuery
6 16 (14.41%) React
7 15 (13.51%) AngularJS
7 15 (13.51%) XML
8 13 (11.71%) Node.js
9 12 (10.81%) RESTful
10 10 (9.01%) ASP.NET
11 9 (8.11%) Ajax
11 9 (8.11%) JSON
12 8 (7.21%) Spring
13 7 (6.31%) Web Services
14 6 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (5.41%) Play Framework
14 6 (5.41%) REST
14 6 (5.41%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 35 (31.53%) User Experience
2 6 (5.41%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (3.60%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.70%) Blog
5 2 (1.80%) Cloud Native
5 2 (1.80%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.80%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.90%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.90%) Life Science
6 1 (0.90%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.80%) Linux
2 1 (0.90%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (27.93%) Front End Development
3 29 (26.13%) Service Design
4 28 (25.23%) Prototyping
5 25 (22.52%) Software Engineering
6 24 (21.62%) Systems Thinking
7 16 (14.41%) MVC
8 15 (13.51%) Web Development
9 11 (9.91%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (8.11%) DevOps
10 9 (8.11%) E-Commerce
10 9 (8.11%) Test Automation
10 9 (8.11%) Web Design
11 7 (6.31%) Collaborative Working
11 7 (6.31%) Microservices
11 7 (6.31%) Scrum
12 6 (5.41%) Project Management
12 6 (5.41%) Responsive Web Design
13 5 (4.50%) High Availability
13 5 (4.50%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 87 (78.38%) JavaScript
2 22 (19.82%) SQL
3 17 (15.32%) C#
4 14 (12.61%) PHP
5 12 (10.81%) Java
6 7 (6.31%) TypeScript
7 6 (5.41%) Scala
8 5 (4.50%) PL/SQL
8 5 (4.50%) Ruby
9 4 (3.60%) ES6
10 3 (2.70%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.80%) PHP 7
11 2 (1.80%) Python
11 2 (1.80%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.90%) Elm
12 1 (0.90%) Groovy
12 1 (0.90%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 22 (19.82%) Degree
2 8 (7.21%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.41%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.60%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.80%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.90%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.90%) HND
6 1 (0.90%) MCSD
6 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.80%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (3.60%) Kubernetes
1 4 (3.60%) Terraform
2 3 (2.70%) Kibana
3 2 (1.80%) Grafana
4 1 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.90%) Puppet
4 1 (0.90%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 11 (9.91%) Adobe
2 9 (8.11%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.31%) Oracle
4 6 (5.41%) Google
5 2 (1.80%) OutSystems
6 1 (0.90%) Cadence
6 1 (0.90%) Demandware
6 1 (0.90%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.90%) Splunk
6 1 (0.90%) WooCommerce