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 15 September 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 16 6 14
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Contract jobs citing CSS 32 27 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 9.70% 15.43% 9.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 50.79% 50.00% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 5
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £261
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +53.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £214 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £458 £267
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £32.25 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+6.97% +13.15%
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
63 54 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 19.09% 30.86% 27.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 35 21
Average daily rate £375 £415 £261
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.63% +58.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £458 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £175.00 £42.50 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+311.76% +126.66%
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 15 September 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 15 September 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 -4 27 £375 -17.58% 12
Plymouth -13 1 - - 4
Tavistock - - - -
Barnstaple - - - -
Exmouth - - - -
Kingsbridge - - - -
Newton Abbot - - - - 1
CSS
South West

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 69 (100.00%) HTML
2 49 (71.01%) JavaScript
3 46 (66.67%) CSS3
4 45 (65.22%) HTML5
5 24 (34.78%) jQuery
6 22 (31.88%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (27.54%) Fireworks
7 19 (27.54%) Photoshop
8 17 (24.64%) .NET
9 15 (21.74%) ASP.NET
9 15 (21.74%) Adobe Illustrator
10 13 (18.84%) Web Development
10 13 (18.84%) SC Cleared
10 13 (18.84%) Security Cleared
11 12 (17.39%) User Experience
12 11 (15.94%) Degree
13 10 (14.49%) Java
14 9 (13.04%) UML
14 9 (13.04%) Scrum
14 9 (13.04%) Web Design
15 8 (11.59%) JSON
15 8 (11.59%) Information Architecture
15 8 (11.59%) Internet
15 8 (11.59%) ISO 14001
15 8 (11.59%) Summit
15 8 (11.59%) Ajax
15 8 (11.59%) ISO 9001
15 8 (11.59%) C#
15 8 (11.59%) SQL
16 7 (10.14%) XML

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 (7.25%) CMS
2 4 (5.80%) Oracle Service Bus
2 4 (5.80%) WebLogic
2 4 (5.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (2.90%) Node.js
4 1 (1.45%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (27.54%) Photoshop
1 19 (27.54%) Fireworks
2 15 (21.74%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (11.59%) Summit
2 4 (5.80%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.59%) Internet
2 5 (7.25%) Intranet
3 4 (5.80%) Extranet
4 3 (4.35%) HTTP
4 3 (4.35%) HTTPS
5 2 (2.90%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.70%) SQL Server
1 6 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (5.80%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (5.80%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.90%) MySQL
3 2 (2.90%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.80%) Eclipse
2 4 (5.80%) JDeveloper
3 3 (4.35%) Subversion
3 3 (4.35%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.90%) ReSharper
4 2 (2.90%) NUnit
4 2 (2.90%) NuGet
4 2 (2.90%) Grunt
5 1 (1.45%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.45%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.45%) Selenium
General
1 4 (5.80%) Retail
2 2 (2.90%) Finance
3 1 (1.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 51 (73.91%) Developer
2 20 (28.99%) Web Developer
3 18 (26.09%) Designer
4 13 (18.84%) Web Designer
5 9 (13.04%) .NET Developer
5 9 (13.04%) Front-End Developer
6 7 (10.14%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (7.25%) Flex Developer
8 4 (5.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (5.80%) C# Developer
8 4 (5.80%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Technical Leader
9 2 (2.90%) UI Programmer
9 2 (2.90%) Senior Designer
9 2 (2.90%) Systems Developer
9 2 (2.90%) UI Designer
9 2 (2.90%) UI Developer
9 2 (2.90%) Website Developer
10 1 (1.45%) Intranet Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (100.00%) HTML
2 46 (66.67%) CSS3
3 45 (65.22%) HTML5
4 24 (34.78%) jQuery
5 17 (24.64%) .NET
6 15 (21.74%) ASP.NET
7 8 (11.59%) Ajax
7 8 (11.59%) JSON
8 7 (10.14%) XML
8 7 (10.14%) AngularJS
9 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 5 (7.25%) Razor View Engine
9 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (7.25%) Dojo
9 5 (7.25%) Apache Flex
10 4 (5.80%) XSLT
10 4 (5.80%) Oracle ADF
10 4 (5.80%) Web Services
10 4 (5.80%) J2EE
10 4 (5.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.39%) User Experience
2 5 (7.25%) RIA
2 5 (7.25%) GIS
3 4 (5.80%) W3C
3 4 (5.80%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.90%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.90%) Animation
4 2 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.45%) iPhone
5 1 (1.45%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (31.88%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (18.84%) Web Development
3 9 (13.04%) UML
3 9 (13.04%) Scrum
3 9 (13.04%) Web Design
4 8 (11.59%) Information Architecture
5 7 (10.14%) MVC
5 7 (10.14%) Usability Testing
6 5 (7.25%) OOD
6 5 (7.25%) OOP
6 5 (7.25%) OO
7 4 (5.80%) SOA
7 4 (5.80%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (5.80%) BPMN
7 4 (5.80%) OWASP
7 4 (5.80%) TDD
7 4 (5.80%) Content Management
7 4 (5.80%) BPEL
7 4 (5.80%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (4.35%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 49 (71.01%) JavaScript
2 10 (14.49%) Java
3 8 (11.59%) C#
3 8 (11.59%) SQL
4 2 (2.90%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (18.84%) SC Cleared
1 13 (18.84%) Security Cleared
2 11 (15.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.59%) ISO 9001
1 8 (11.59%) ISO 14001
2 4 (5.80%) WAI
2 4 (5.80%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 6 (8.70%) Adobe
2 4 (5.80%) Oracle
3 1 (1.45%) BT
3 1 (1.45%) Twitter
Devon
Sanderson
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 14 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Hays London City Projects
Rate: £300.00 - £345.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
SmartSourcing plc
Posted: 19 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £345 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter
Computer Futures
Rate: £270 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago