The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 25 19 19
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing CSS 21 22 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 7.61% 6.96% 7.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.28% 28.57% 27.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 1 12
Average daily rate £450 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £350 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £350 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +18.18%
CSS
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Devon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
129 77 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 46.74% 24.37% 25.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 34 37
Average daily rate £375 £350 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +32.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £521 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Average hourly rate £43.00 £32.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.37% -8.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+17.16% +1.51%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CSS across the Devon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CSS across the Devon region.

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Devon

CSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Devon region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

CSS
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Devon region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth -3 10 £475 +35.71% 3
Exeter -7 4 £325 - 2
CSS
South West

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Devon region citing CSS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CSS.

1 48 (96.00%) HTML
2 41 (82.00%) JavaScript
3 24 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (36.00%) Front End Development
5 17 (34.00%) Git (software)
5 17 (34.00%) SQL
6 14 (28.00%) Java
7 12 (24.00%) HTML5
8 11 (22.00%) jQuery
8 11 (22.00%) C#
9 10 (20.00%) MVC
10 9 (18.00%) .NET
10 9 (18.00%) Web Services
10 9 (18.00%) Web Development
11 8 (16.00%) Subversion
11 8 (16.00%) Unit Testing
11 8 (16.00%) User Experience
11 8 (16.00%) CSS3
12 7 (14.00%) Mobile App
12 7 (14.00%) C
12 7 (14.00%) PHP
12 7 (14.00%) Security Cleared
12 7 (14.00%) JIRA
13 6 (12.00%) XML
13 6 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
14 5 (10.00%) RDBMS
14 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET
14 5 (10.00%) OOP
14 5 (10.00%) N-Tier
14 5 (10.00%) Rapid Prototyping

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Devon region citing CSS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CSS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.00%) ArcGIS
1 3 (6.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.00%) Apache
2 2 (4.00%) IIS
2 2 (4.00%) Node.js
2 2 (4.00%) SAS
3 1 (2.00%) CMS
3 1 (2.00%) Drupal
3 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.00%) Office 365
2 1 (2.00%) Yammer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 5 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.00%) MS Access
3 2 (4.00%) Redis
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.00%) MySQL
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 17 (34.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (16.00%) Subversion
3 7 (14.00%) JIRA
4 3 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (4.00%) Selenium
6 1 (2.00%) Grunt
6 1 (2.00%) JIRA Agile
General
1 1 (2.00%) Finance
1 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 42 (84.00%) Developer
2 13 (26.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 8 (16.00%) Web Developer
4 7 (14.00%) Designer
4 7 (14.00%) Java Developer
4 7 (14.00%) Senior Developer
5 6 (12.00%) .NET Developer
5 6 (12.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (12.00%) UX Designer
6 5 (10.00%) HTML CSS Developer
6 5 (10.00%) HTML Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Java Web Developer
6 5 (10.00%) PHP Developer
6 5 (10.00%) SQL Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Senior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (8.00%) Software Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Database Developer
8 3 (6.00%) PL/SQL Developer
8 3 (6.00%) SQL Database Developer
8 3 (6.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (96.00%) HTML
2 12 (24.00%) HTML5
3 11 (22.00%) jQuery
4 9 (18.00%) .NET
4 9 (18.00%) Web Services
5 8 (16.00%) CSS3
6 6 (12.00%) XML
7 5 (10.00%) Ajax
7 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET
7 5 (10.00%) RESTful
8 4 (8.00%) AngularJS
8 4 (8.00%) XHTML
9 3 (6.00%) .NET Framework
9 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (6.00%) Entity Framework
9 3 (6.00%) JSON
9 3 (6.00%) Laravel
9 3 (6.00%) Zend Framework
10 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (4.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) User Experience
2 7 (14.00%) Mobile App
3 5 (10.00%) N-Tier
4 3 (6.00%) Statistics
5 1 (2.00%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (36.00%) Front End Development
3 10 (20.00%) MVC
4 9 (18.00%) Web Development
5 8 (16.00%) Unit Testing
6 5 (10.00%) Build Automation
6 5 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
6 5 (10.00%) OOP
6 5 (10.00%) Rapid Prototyping
7 4 (8.00%) Migration
8 3 (6.00%) Automated Testing
8 3 (6.00%) Data Migration
8 3 (6.00%) Mentoring
8 3 (6.00%) OO
8 3 (6.00%) TDD
8 3 (6.00%) Waterfall
9 2 (4.00%) DevOps
9 2 (4.00%) Line Management
9 2 (4.00%) Software Delivery
9 2 (4.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 41 (82.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (34.00%) SQL
3 14 (28.00%) Java
4 11 (22.00%) C#
5 7 (14.00%) C
5 7 (14.00%) PHP
6 5 (10.00%) Ruby
7 4 (8.00%) C++
7 4 (8.00%) Python
8 3 (6.00%) PL/SQL
8 3 (6.00%) VB.NET
9 2 (4.00%) MATLAB
9 2 (4.00%) Objective-C
9 2 (4.00%) R
10 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (14.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.00%) Degree
4 1 (2.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) ISO 14001
1 4 (8.00%) ISO 9001
1 4 (8.00%) QA
2 2 (4.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (4.00%) Fluentd
Vendors
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.00%) Oracle
2 3 (6.00%) Zend
3 2 (4.00%) Apple
4 1 (2.00%) Adobe