The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Devon region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 21 9 18
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Contract jobs citing CSS 18 25 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 6.79% 13.37% 5.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.09% 30.86% 14.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 16 4
Average daily rate £295 £320 £215
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.81% +48.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £151 £205 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £338 £237
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £13.00 - £10.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +79.48%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
69 81 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 26.04% 43.32% 35.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 45 28
Average daily rate £310 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £400 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 5
Average hourly rate £13.00 £36.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.38% +265.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
CSS
South West

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -2 13 £368 +13.07% 7
Plymouth - 2 £280 -
Barnstaple - - - -
CSS
South West

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 31 (91.18%) JavaScript
2 30 (88.24%) HTML
3 16 (47.06%) jQuery
4 14 (41.18%) CSS3
5 13 (38.24%) HTML5
5 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (35.29%) .NET
6 12 (35.29%) Dojo
6 12 (35.29%) SC Cleared
6 12 (35.29%) Security Cleared
7 11 (32.35%) C#
8 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET
8 9 (26.47%) XML
8 9 (26.47%) Git (software)
9 8 (23.53%) Web Services
9 8 (23.53%) Scrum
10 7 (20.59%) XQuery
10 7 (20.59%) XPath
11 6 (17.65%) JSON
11 6 (17.65%) Ajax
11 6 (17.65%) Internet
11 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
11 6 (17.65%) MySQL
11 6 (17.65%) PHP
12 5 (14.71%) OO
12 5 (14.71%) ISO 9001
12 5 (14.71%) Summit
12 5 (14.71%) ISO 14001
12 5 (14.71%) MVC
12 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2008

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 3 (8.82%) CMS
2 2 (5.88%) IIS
3 1 (2.94%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Summit
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) Internet
2 3 (8.82%) Intranet
3 2 (5.88%) Extranet
3 2 (5.88%) HTTP
3 2 (5.88%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
1 6 (17.65%) MySQL
2 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.88%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 9 (26.47%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.88%) Subversion
2 2 (5.88%) JIRA
2 2 (5.88%) ReSharper
2 2 (5.88%) NuGet
2 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.88%) NUnit
3 1 (2.94%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (85.29%) Developer
2 12 (35.29%) Web Developer
3 6 (17.65%) .NET Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Front-End Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Front-End Web Developer
5 3 (8.82%) PHP Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Software Developer
5 3 (8.82%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (5.88%) MySQL Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Website Developer
6 2 (5.88%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Designer
6 2 (5.88%) Web Designer
7 1 (2.94%) Intranet Developer
7 1 (2.94%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.94%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Programmer
7 1 (2.94%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (88.24%) HTML
2 16 (47.06%) jQuery
3 14 (41.18%) CSS3
4 13 (38.24%) HTML5
5 12 (35.29%) .NET
5 12 (35.29%) Dojo
6 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET
6 9 (26.47%) XML
7 8 (23.53%) Web Services
8 6 (17.65%) JSON
8 6 (17.65%) Ajax
9 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (11.76%) XSLT
10 3 (8.82%) DHTML
10 3 (8.82%) Hibernate
10 3 (8.82%) JAXB
10 3 (8.82%) RESTful
10 3 (8.82%) Razor View Engine
11 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
11 2 (5.88%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) RIA
2 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.88%) GIS
3 2 (5.88%) W3C
3 2 (5.88%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.94%) Android
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (23.53%) Scrum
3 5 (14.71%) OO
3 5 (14.71%) MVC
4 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
4 4 (11.76%) SOA
4 4 (11.76%) TDD
5 3 (8.82%) OOP
5 3 (8.82%) Waterfall
5 3 (8.82%) Content Management
6 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
6 2 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (5.88%) User Stories
6 2 (5.88%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.88%) OOD
6 2 (5.88%) UML
7 1 (2.94%) Software Architecture
7 1 (2.94%) Android Development
7 1 (2.94%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (91.18%) JavaScript
2 11 (32.35%) C#
3 7 (20.59%) XQuery
3 7 (20.59%) XPath
4 6 (17.65%) PHP
5 4 (11.76%) SQL
5 4 (11.76%) C++
5 4 (11.76%) Java
5 4 (11.76%) VB.NET
6 3 (8.82%) Objective-C
7 2 (5.88%) Python
7 2 (5.88%) C
8 1 (2.94%) VBA
8 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.94%) VB
8 1 (2.94%) VB6
Qualifications
1 12 (35.29%) SC Cleared
1 12 (35.29%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.82%) Degree
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.88%) MCAD
3 2 (5.88%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) ISO 9001
1 5 (14.71%) ISO 14001
2 2 (5.88%) WAI
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) Adobe
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle
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