Period
to 19 June 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 19 June 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
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 10 15
Rank change year-on-year -4 +5 +1
Contract jobs citing CSS 453 467 480
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 9.33% 11.24% 8.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.72% 31.79% 26.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 329 324 347
Yorkshire median daily rate £388 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.97% +1.33% +13.64%
10th Percentile £283 £263 £225
90th Percentile £494 £516 £500
England median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £22.50 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +150.00% -77.50%
England median hourly rate £45.00 £36.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year +25.00% +4.35% +16.95%

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 1,634 1,469 1,796
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 33.64% 35.36% 32.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,136 1,032 1,281
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.56% +14.71%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £288
90th Percentile £525 £525 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 10
Yorkshire median hourly rate £41.00 £22.50 £10.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +82.22% +120.59% -74.50%
10th Percentile £35.00 £18.75 £10.08
90th Percentile £42.11 £43.00 £34.38
England median hourly rate £42.50 £40.38 £37.75
% change year-on-year +5.25% +6.97% +7.86%

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 19 June 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 19 June 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 -3 363 £388 +1.97% 164
South Yorkshire -21 59 £375 -11.76% 46
North Yorkshire +3 26 £363 +20.83% 43
East Yorkshire -6 2 £325 +3.59% 16
CSS
England

For the 6 months to 19 June 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.

1 438 (96.69%) HTML
2 367 (81.02%) JavaScript
3 215 (47.46%) Agile Software Development
4 149 (32.89%) AngularJS
5 140 (30.91%) HTML5
6 136 (30.02%) React
7 132 (29.14%) CSS3
7 132 (29.14%) .NET
8 123 (27.15%) C#
9 103 (22.74%) Web Development
9 103 (22.74%) Front End Development
10 97 (21.41%) jQuery
11 90 (19.87%) Node.js
11 90 (19.87%) Git (software)
12 87 (19.21%) PHP
12 87 (19.21%) ASP.NET
13 85 (18.76%) MVC
14 72 (15.89%) Java
15 66 (14.57%) SQL Server
16 64 (14.13%) SQL
17 60 (13.25%) TDD
18 55 (12.14%) ASP.NET Web API
19 53 (11.70%) Scrum
20 52 (11.48%) Sass
21 50 (11.04%) Microservices
21 50 (11.04%) MySQL
22 47 (10.38%) User Experience
23 43 (9.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 43 (9.49%) OO
24 41 (9.05%) .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 21 (4.64%) WordPress
2 17 (3.75%) CMS
3 11 (2.43%) Confluence
4 8 (1.77%) Tomcat
4 8 (1.77%) Umbraco
5 7 (1.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 5 (1.10%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.10%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (0.88%) Drupal
7 4 (0.88%) JBoss
8 3 (0.66%) Cloud Foundry
8 3 (0.66%) Kentico
8 3 (0.66%) nginx
8 3 (0.66%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.44%) Apache
9 2 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.44%) IBM Domino
9 2 (0.44%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.44%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.22%) Documentum
Applications
1 15 (3.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 9 (1.99%) Photoshop
3 5 (1.10%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.66%) InVision
4 3 (0.66%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (0.44%) UXPin
6 1 (0.22%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 11 (2.43%) Magento
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.22%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 26 (5.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (5.52%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (3.53%) GitHub
4 11 (2.43%) npm
5 10 (2.21%) Rackspace Cloud
5 10 (2.21%) SaaS
6 8 (1.77%) Google Tag Manager
7 5 (1.10%) PaaS
8 4 (0.88%) Force.com
8 4 (0.88%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 3 (0.66%) CloudBees
9 3 (0.66%) IaaS
9 3 (0.66%) OpenShift
10 2 (0.44%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.44%) Serverless
11 1 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.09%) HTTP
2 8 (1.77%) SMS
3 5 (1.10%) Internet
4 3 (0.66%) SSL
5 2 (0.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (14.57%) SQL Server
2 50 (11.04%) MySQL
3 26 (5.74%) NoSQL
4 23 (5.08%) MongoDB
5 22 (4.86%) SQL Server 2008
6 19 (4.19%) SQL Server 2012
7 15 (3.31%) PostgreSQL
8 13 (2.87%) Relational Database
9 8 (1.77%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (1.55%) Cloud Spanner
10 7 (1.55%) NewSQL
10 7 (1.55%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.66%) QlikView
11 3 (0.66%) SQL Server 2016
12 2 (0.44%) Data Lake
12 2 (0.44%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.44%) MS Access
12 2 (0.44%) SQL Server 2014
13 1 (0.22%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 90 (19.87%) Git (software)
2 29 (6.40%) Jenkins
3 21 (4.64%) Octopus Deploy
4 20 (4.42%) Subversion
5 18 (3.97%) gulp
5 18 (3.97%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (3.97%) Visual Studio
6 16 (3.53%) Grunt
7 13 (2.87%) JIRA
8 11 (2.43%) Mercurial
9 8 (1.77%) Eclipse
9 8 (1.77%) Jasmine
9 8 (1.77%) Selenium
10 7 (1.55%) Maven
10 7 (1.55%) TeamCity
10 7 (1.55%) webpack
11 5 (1.10%) JUnit
11 5 (1.10%) MSTest
11 5 (1.10%) NUnit
12 4 (0.88%) IntelliJ
General
1 28 (6.18%) Finance
2 14 (3.09%) Retail
3 12 (2.65%) Marketing
4 10 (2.21%) Banking
4 10 (2.21%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.10%) Legal
5 5 (1.10%) Local Government
6 4 (0.88%) Automotive
7 3 (0.66%) Games
7 3 (0.66%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.44%) Law
9 1 (0.22%) Advertising
9 1 (0.22%) Electronics
9 1 (0.22%) Interactive Media
9 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.22%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 378 (83.44%) Developer
2 92 (20.31%) JavaScript Developer
3 68 (15.01%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 59 (13.02%) .NET Developer
5 50 (11.04%) PHP Developer
6 49 (10.82%) React Developer
7 32 (7.06%) C# Developer
8 31 (6.84%) Java Developer
9 30 (6.62%) Full Stack Developer
10 29 (6.40%) Angular Developer
11 27 (5.96%) C# .NET Developer
11 27 (5.96%) HTML Developer
12 26 (5.74%) HTML CSS Developer
13 22 (4.86%) Designer
13 22 (4.86%) Web Developer
14 19 (4.19%) Senior Developer
15 17 (3.75%) UX Designer
16 14 (3.09%) Architect
16 14 (3.09%) Software Developer
17 13 (2.87%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 438 (96.69%) HTML
2 149 (32.89%) AngularJS
3 140 (30.91%) HTML5
4 136 (30.02%) React
5 132 (29.14%) .NET
5 132 (29.14%) CSS3
6 97 (21.41%) jQuery
7 90 (19.87%) Node.js
8 87 (19.21%) ASP.NET
9 55 (12.14%) ASP.NET Web API
10 52 (11.48%) Sass
11 43 (9.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 41 (9.05%) .NET Framework
13 39 (8.61%) Web Services
14 37 (8.17%) RESTful
14 37 (8.17%) XML
15 35 (7.73%) ASP.NET MVC
16 32 (7.06%) Vue (Vue.js)
17 31 (6.84%) REST
17 31 (6.84%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 47 (10.38%) User Experience
2 18 (3.97%) Greenfield Project
3 17 (3.75%) Mobile App
4 9 (1.99%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (1.10%) Algorithms
5 5 (1.10%) Data Structures
5 5 (1.10%) Linux Command Line
5 5 (1.10%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (0.88%) NHS
7 3 (0.66%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.44%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.44%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.22%) CMDB
9 1 (0.22%) Fintech
9 1 (0.22%) FMCG
9 1 (0.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.22%) iPhone
9 1 (0.22%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 31 (6.84%) Linux
2 16 (3.53%) Apple iOS
3 14 (3.09%) Android
3 14 (3.09%) Unix
4 9 (1.99%) Windows
5 8 (1.77%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (47.46%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (22.74%) Front End Development
2 103 (22.74%) Web Development
3 85 (18.76%) MVC
4 60 (13.25%) TDD
5 53 (11.70%) Scrum
6 50 (11.04%) Microservices
7 43 (9.49%) OO
8 40 (8.83%) Open Source
8 40 (8.83%) Responsive Web Design
9 35 (7.73%) Continuous Integration
10 34 (7.51%) Software Engineering
11 31 (6.84%) Test Automation
12 29 (6.40%) E-Commerce
13 24 (5.30%) Web Design
14 21 (4.64%) Unit Testing
14 21 (4.64%) Wireframes
15 18 (3.97%) OOP
15 18 (3.97%) Problem-Solving
15 18 (3.97%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 367 (81.02%) JavaScript
2 123 (27.15%) C#
3 87 (19.21%) PHP
4 72 (15.89%) Java
5 64 (14.13%) SQL
6 23 (5.08%) Ruby
7 19 (4.19%) TypeScript
8 18 (3.97%) Scala
8 18 (3.97%) T-SQL
9 15 (3.31%) Python
10 14 (3.09%) ES6
10 14 (3.09%) Java 8
11 9 (1.99%) Groovy
12 7 (1.55%) PHP 5
13 6 (1.32%) Clojure
14 5 (1.10%) Objective-C
14 5 (1.10%) PowerShell
15 4 (0.88%) ABAP
15 4 (0.88%) Shell Script
15 4 (0.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (1.99%) Degree
1 9 (1.99%) Security Cleared
2 5 (1.10%) SC Cleared
3 3 (0.66%) TOGAF Certification
4 1 (0.22%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.22%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.22%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.87%) QA
2 2 (0.44%) GDPR
3 1 (0.22%) PMO
3 1 (0.22%) PSD2
3 1 (0.22%) SLA
3 1 (0.22%) WCAG
System Software
1 39 (8.61%) Docker
2 6 (1.32%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (1.32%) Terraform
2 5 (1.10%) Puppet
3 3 (0.66%) Kibana
4 2 (0.44%) Ansible
4 2 (0.44%) Grafana
5 1 (0.22%) cPanel
5 1 (0.22%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.22%) Plesk
5 1 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 26 (5.74%) Microsoft
2 21 (4.64%) Adobe
3 13 (2.87%) Google
4 10 (2.21%) Oracle
4 10 (2.21%) Rackspace
4 10 (2.21%) Sitecore
5 7 (1.55%) SAP
6 4 (0.88%) MuleSoft
6 4 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (0.88%) ServiceNow
6 4 (0.88%) Xamarin
7 3 (0.66%) IBM
7 3 (0.66%) Splunk
7 3 (0.66%) Tableau
8 2 (0.44%) Capita
8 2 (0.44%) FatWire
8 2 (0.44%) Lotus
8 2 (0.44%) Sencha
8 2 (0.44%) Zend
9 1 (0.22%) Pega