The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 9 13 18
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Contract jobs citing CSS 17 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 14.78% 8.24% 6.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 38.64% 31.82% 20.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 6
Average daily rate
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£185 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.14% +7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £28.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.56% -10.15%
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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 Exeter region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Exeter
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
44 22 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 38.26% 25.88% 34.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 30
Average daily rate £338 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £350 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

CSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

CSS Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter 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 (100.00%) HTML
2 25 (80.65%) HTML5
3 24 (77.42%) CSS3
4 23 (74.19%) JavaScript
5 17 (54.84%) Security Cleared
6 15 (48.39%) SC Cleared
6 15 (48.39%) Java
7 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (32.26%) AngularJS
9 8 (25.81%) Web Development
10 6 (19.35%) Adobe Illustrator
10 6 (19.35%) Photoshop
11 5 (16.13%) Web Design
11 5 (16.13%) Fireworks
12 4 (12.90%) C#
12 4 (12.90%) .NET
12 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
12 4 (12.90%) Degree
12 4 (12.90%) Dojo
12 4 (12.90%) Information Architecture
13 3 (9.68%) User Experience
13 3 (9.68%) Usability Testing
13 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
13 3 (9.68%) Summit
13 3 (9.68%) ISO 9001
13 3 (9.68%) ISO 14001
14 2 (6.45%) MySQL
14 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
14 2 (6.45%) PHP
14 2 (6.45%) VB

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter 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 1 (3.23%) Node.js
1 1 (3.23%) IIS
1 1 (3.23%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (19.35%) Photoshop
2 5 (16.13%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Summit
2 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) MySQL
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Jasmine
1 1 (3.23%) PhantomJS
1 1 (3.23%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.23%) Marketing
1 1 (3.23%) Retail
1 1 (3.23%) Electronics
1 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
1 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (77.42%) Developer
2 8 (25.81%) Software Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Front-End Developer
4 6 (19.35%) Web Designer
4 6 (19.35%) Designer
5 4 (12.90%) Web Developer
5 4 (12.90%) .NET Developer
5 4 (12.90%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (6.45%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.45%) C# Web Developer
6 2 (6.45%) .NET Web Developer
6 2 (6.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 1 (3.23%) PHP Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) HTML
2 25 (80.65%) HTML5
3 24 (77.42%) CSS3
4 10 (32.26%) AngularJS
5 4 (12.90%) .NET
5 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
5 4 (12.90%) Dojo
6 2 (6.45%) Ajax
6 2 (6.45%) jQuery
6 2 (6.45%) Apache Cordova
6 2 (6.45%) PhoneGap
7 1 (3.23%) LESS
7 1 (3.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (3.23%) WCF
7 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) User Experience
1 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.23%) Graphic Design
2 1 (3.23%) W3C
2 1 (3.23%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.81%) Web Development
3 5 (16.13%) Web Design
4 4 (12.90%) Information Architecture
5 3 (9.68%) Usability Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (3.23%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (3.23%) Time Management
6 1 (3.23%) Content Management
6 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.23%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.23%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 23 (74.19%) JavaScript
2 15 (48.39%) Java
3 4 (12.90%) C#
4 2 (6.45%) PHP
4 2 (6.45%) VB
5 1 (3.23%) TypeScript
5 1 (3.23%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 17 (54.84%) Security Cleared
2 15 (48.39%) SC Cleared
3 4 (12.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) ISO 9001
1 3 (9.68%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) Xamarin
2 1 (3.23%) SAP
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft