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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 8 6 24
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +18
Contract jobs citing CSS 42 28 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 13.86% 16.00% 2.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 53.16% 50.00% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 20 2
Average daily rate
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£388 £363 £266
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% +36.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £221 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £500 £269
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £25.73
% change year-on-year
- +36.02%
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
79 56 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 26.07% 32.00% 31.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 35 28
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £276 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 £42.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.41% +6.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 2014. 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
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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
Exeter +2 36 £388 -14.36% 4
Plymouth -5 2 - - 4
Kingsbridge - - - -
Newton Abbot - - - -
Barnstaple - - - -
Bideford - - - -
CSS
South West

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 70 (100.00%) HTML
2 49 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 47 (67.14%) CSS3
4 46 (65.71%) HTML5
5 24 (34.29%) jQuery
6 19 (27.14%) Fireworks
6 19 (27.14%) Photoshop
7 18 (25.71%) .NET
8 15 (21.43%) ASP.NET
8 15 (21.43%) Adobe Illustrator
9 13 (18.57%) Web Development
9 13 (18.57%) SC Cleared
9 13 (18.57%) Security Cleared
10 11 (15.71%) Degree
11 10 (14.29%) Scrum
11 10 (14.29%) Java
12 9 (12.86%) C#
12 9 (12.86%) UML
12 9 (12.86%) Web Design
12 9 (12.86%) JSON
13 8 (11.43%) Information Architecture
13 8 (11.43%) Internet
13 8 (11.43%) ISO 14001
13 8 (11.43%) MVC
13 8 (11.43%) Summit
13 8 (11.43%) Ajax
13 8 (11.43%) ISO 9001
13 8 (11.43%) SQL
13 8 (11.43%) XML
14 7 (10.00%) SQL Server

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 5 (7.14%) CMS
2 4 (5.71%) Oracle Service Bus
2 4 (5.71%) WebLogic
2 4 (5.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (2.86%) IIS
3 2 (2.86%) Node.js
Applications
1 19 (27.14%) Photoshop
1 19 (27.14%) Fireworks
2 15 (21.43%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (11.43%) Summit
2 4 (5.71%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.43%) Internet
2 5 (7.14%) Intranet
3 4 (5.71%) Extranet
3 4 (5.71%) HTTP
3 4 (5.71%) HTTPS
4 2 (2.86%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (5.71%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (5.71%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.86%) MySQL
3 2 (2.86%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.71%) Eclipse
2 4 (5.71%) JDeveloper
2 4 (5.71%) Subversion
2 4 (5.71%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.29%) ReSharper
3 3 (4.29%) NUnit
3 3 (4.29%) NuGet
4 2 (2.86%) Grunt
5 1 (1.43%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.43%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.43%) Selenium
General
1 4 (5.71%) Retail
2 3 (4.29%) Finance
3 1 (1.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 52 (74.29%) Developer
2 20 (28.57%) Web Developer
3 18 (25.71%) Designer
4 13 (18.57%) Web Designer
5 10 (14.29%) .NET Developer
6 9 (12.86%) Front-End Developer
7 7 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (7.14%) Flex Developer
9 4 (5.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (5.71%) C# Developer
9 4 (5.71%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (5.71%) Technical Leader
10 2 (2.86%) UI Programmer
10 2 (2.86%) Senior Designer
10 2 (2.86%) Systems Developer
10 2 (2.86%) UI Designer
10 2 (2.86%) UI Developer
10 2 (2.86%) Website Developer
11 1 (1.43%) Intranet Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (100.00%) HTML
2 47 (67.14%) CSS3
3 46 (65.71%) HTML5
4 24 (34.29%) jQuery
5 18 (25.71%) .NET
6 15 (21.43%) ASP.NET
7 9 (12.86%) JSON
8 8 (11.43%) Ajax
8 8 (11.43%) XML
9 7 (10.00%) AngularJS
10 5 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 5 (7.14%) Razor View Engine
10 5 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (7.14%) Dojo
10 5 (7.14%) Apache Flex
11 4 (5.71%) XSLT
11 4 (5.71%) Oracle ADF
11 4 (5.71%) Web Services
11 4 (5.71%) J2EE
11 4 (5.71%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.14%) GIS
1 5 (7.14%) RIA
2 4 (5.71%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.71%) W3C
3 3 (4.29%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.86%) Animation
5 1 (1.43%) iPhone
5 1 (1.43%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.57%) Web Development
2 10 (14.29%) Scrum
3 9 (12.86%) Web Design
3 9 (12.86%) UML
4 8 (11.43%) MVC
4 8 (11.43%) Information Architecture
5 7 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (10.00%) Usability Testing
6 5 (7.14%) TDD
6 5 (7.14%) OOD
6 5 (7.14%) OOP
6 5 (7.14%) OO
7 4 (5.71%) E-Commerce
7 4 (5.71%) SOA
7 4 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (5.71%) Content Management
7 4 (5.71%) BPEL
7 4 (5.71%) BPMN
7 4 (5.71%) OWASP
7 4 (5.71%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 49 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (14.29%) Java
3 9 (12.86%) C#
4 8 (11.43%) SQL
5 2 (2.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (18.57%) SC Cleared
1 13 (18.57%) Security Cleared
2 11 (15.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.43%) ISO 9001
1 8 (11.43%) ISO 14001
2 4 (5.71%) WAI
2 4 (5.71%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 6 (8.57%) Adobe
2 4 (5.71%) Oracle
3 1 (1.43%) BT
3 1 (1.43%) Twitter