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 31 August 2015 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 25 12 7
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -5
Contract jobs citing CSS 19 40 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 5.72% 12.82% 14.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.92% 49.38% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 22 17
Average daily rate
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£338 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £317 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 £448 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
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
106 81 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 31.93% 25.96% 31.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 51 35
Average daily rate £425 £375 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -5.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £315 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £23.50 £13.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.76% -69.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015. 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
Plymouth -8 8 £425 -
Exeter -16 5 £338 -12.90% 9
CSS
South West

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 56 (100.00%) HTML
2 36 (64.29%) JavaScript
3 30 (53.57%) HTML5
4 25 (44.64%) CSS3
5 23 (41.07%) Java
5 23 (41.07%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (39.29%) Web Development
7 18 (32.14%) Security Cleared
8 14 (25.00%) SC Cleared
8 14 (25.00%) SQL
9 11 (19.64%) User Experience
10 10 (17.86%) AngularJS
10 10 (17.86%) Information Architecture
10 10 (17.86%) jQuery
10 10 (17.86%) Web Design
11 9 (16.07%) Migration
11 9 (16.07%) Fireworks
11 9 (16.07%) Photoshop
11 9 (16.07%) WebLogic
11 9 (16.07%) Adobe Illustrator
12 8 (14.29%) Usability Testing
12 8 (14.29%) REST
12 8 (14.29%) Liferay
12 8 (14.29%) .NET
12 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
12 8 (14.29%) SOAP
12 8 (14.29%) ISO 9001
12 8 (14.29%) Internet
12 8 (14.29%) ISO 14001
12 8 (14.29%) Summit

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 9 (16.07%) WebLogic
2 8 (14.29%) Liferay
3 2 (3.57%) ArcGIS
3 2 (3.57%) CMS
3 2 (3.57%) LiveLink
4 1 (1.79%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.79%) WordPress
4 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (16.07%) Photoshop
1 9 (16.07%) Fireworks
1 9 (16.07%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (14.29%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.79%) SaaS
1 1 (1.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.29%) Internet
2 7 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.57%) Big Data
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.57%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.57%) JIRA
3 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.79%) gulp
General
1 1 (1.79%) Finance
1 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (69.64%) Developer
2 16 (28.57%) Designer
3 10 (17.86%) Web Designer
4 8 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 7 (12.50%) UX Designer
6 6 (10.71%) .NET Developer
6 6 (10.71%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (10.71%) Software Developer
6 6 (10.71%) Web Developer
7 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (3.57%) SQL Database Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Database Developer
9 2 (3.57%) SQL Developer
9 2 (3.57%) PL/SQL Developer
9 2 (3.57%) PHP Developer
9 2 (3.57%) UI/UX Designer
10 1 (1.79%) Web Applications Developer
10 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database Developer
10 1 (1.79%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (100.00%) HTML
2 30 (53.57%) HTML5
3 25 (44.64%) CSS3
4 10 (17.86%) AngularJS
4 10 (17.86%) jQuery
5 8 (14.29%) .NET
5 8 (14.29%) SOAP
5 8 (14.29%) REST
6 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 7 (12.50%) XSLT
7 6 (10.71%) Dojo
7 6 (10.71%) XML
8 4 (7.14%) JSON
9 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (5.36%) Web Services
9 3 (5.36%) J2EE
9 3 (5.36%) Classic ASP
9 3 (5.36%) XML Schema
10 2 (3.57%) Spring
10 2 (3.57%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.64%) User Experience
2 5 (8.93%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.57%) Statistics
3 2 (3.57%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.79%) iPhone
4 1 (1.79%) iPad
4 1 (1.79%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.79%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (41.07%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (39.29%) Web Development
3 10 (17.86%) Information Architecture
3 10 (17.86%) Web Design
4 9 (16.07%) Migration
5 8 (14.29%) Usability Testing
6 7 (12.50%) MVC
7 5 (8.93%) Rapid Prototyping
8 3 (5.36%) Project Management
8 3 (5.36%) Automated Testing
8 3 (5.36%) SDLC
9 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (3.57%) TOGAF
9 2 (3.57%) TDD
9 2 (3.57%) Workflow
9 2 (3.57%) Scrum
9 2 (3.57%) PRINCE2
9 2 (3.57%) OOP
9 2 (3.57%) Software Delivery
9 2 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (64.29%) JavaScript
2 23 (41.07%) Java
3 14 (25.00%) SQL
4 7 (12.50%) XQuery
4 7 (12.50%) XPath
5 6 (10.71%) C#
6 3 (5.36%) PHP
7 2 (3.57%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.57%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.57%) VBScript
7 2 (3.57%) VB
7 2 (3.57%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.57%) Ruby
8 1 (1.79%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (32.14%) Security Cleared
2 14 (25.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.29%) ISO 9001
1 8 (14.29%) ISO 14001
2 2 (3.57%) SLA
2 2 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.79%) WAI
3 1 (1.79%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 2 (3.57%) Oracle
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.79%) Adobe
2 1 (1.79%) Google
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