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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 20 11 9
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Contract jobs citing CSS 4 15 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 3.96% 11.11% 10.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.90% 42.86% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 6
Average daily rate £325 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.75 £32.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.30% +18.18%
CSS
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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
31 35 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 30.69% 25.93% 32.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 6 13
Average daily rate £344 £450 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.61% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £308 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £23.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -32.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

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 8 February 2016, 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 20 (95.24%) JavaScript
2 19 (90.48%) HTML
3 11 (52.38%) SQL
4 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (33.33%) MVC
5 7 (33.33%) C#
5 7 (33.33%) .NET
5 7 (33.33%) HTML5
6 6 (28.57%) CSS3
6 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
6 6 (28.57%) XML
6 6 (28.57%) Java
7 5 (23.81%) JIRA
7 5 (23.81%) jQuery
7 5 (23.81%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
7 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
8 4 (19.05%) Front End Development
8 4 (19.05%) Ajax
8 4 (19.05%) PHP
8 4 (19.05%) ISO 14001
8 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
8 4 (19.05%) XHTML
8 4 (19.05%) ISO 9001
9 3 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 3 (14.29%) Web Services
9 3 (14.29%) ArcGIS
9 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 3 (14.29%) PL/SQL
9 3 (14.29%) Oracle

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 3 (14.29%) ArcGIS
2 2 (9.52%) IIS
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.76%) CMS
3 1 (4.76%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (9.52%) Redis
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.76%) MS Access
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 5 (23.81%) JIRA
3 2 (9.52%) Selenium
3 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.76%) Grunt
4 1 (4.76%) JIRA Agile
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (95.24%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (23.81%) .NET Developer
3 5 (23.81%) SQL Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (19.05%) PHP Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Database Developer
5 3 (14.29%) HTML CSS Developer
5 3 (14.29%) HTML Developer
5 3 (14.29%) PL/SQL Developer
5 3 (14.29%) SQL Database Developer
6 2 (9.52%) PostgreSQL Developer
6 2 (9.52%) VB.NET Developer
7 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Creative Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Designer
7 1 (4.76%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database Developer
7 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (4.76%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (90.48%) HTML
2 7 (33.33%) .NET
2 7 (33.33%) HTML5
3 6 (28.57%) CSS3
3 6 (28.57%) XML
4 5 (23.81%) jQuery
5 4 (19.05%) Ajax
5 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
5 4 (19.05%) XHTML
6 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (14.29%) JSON
6 3 (14.29%) Web Services
6 3 (14.29%) Zend Framework
7 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
7 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
7 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (9.52%) Doctrine
7 2 (9.52%) Entity Framework
8 1 (4.76%) WCF
8 1 (4.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Statistics
2 1 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (33.33%) MVC
3 4 (19.05%) Front End Development
4 3 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Migration
5 2 (9.52%) SDLC
5 2 (9.52%) Software Delivery
5 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
5 2 (9.52%) Web Application Development
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (4.76%) Data Migration
6 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
6 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) TDD
6 1 (4.76%) TOGAF
6 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) JavaScript
2 11 (52.38%) SQL
3 7 (33.33%) C#
4 6 (28.57%) Java
5 4 (19.05%) PHP
6 3 (14.29%) PL/SQL
7 2 (9.52%) VB.NET
8 1 (4.76%) C++
8 1 (4.76%) Python
8 1 (4.76%) Ruby
8 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
1 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) ISO 14001
1 4 (19.05%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (9.52%) Fluentd
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle
1 3 (14.29%) Zend
2 1 (4.76%) Adobe