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 3 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 12 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Contract jobs citing CSS 22 36 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 12.64% 22.22% 16.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 44.90% 52.94% 46.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 20 12
Average daily rate
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£375 £388 £429
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -9.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £304 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £19.46 £13.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.65% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +6.06%
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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
49 68 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 28.16% 41.98% 36.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 45 23
Average daily rate £375 £375 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £313 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £19.46 £13.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.65% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.55 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.32% -2.85%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Exeter

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CSS across the Exeter region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

CSS Daily Rate Histogram 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 3 August 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 51 (100.00%) HTML
2 37 (72.55%) HTML5
3 36 (70.59%) JavaScript
4 34 (66.67%) CSS3
5 28 (54.90%) Security Cleared
6 26 (50.98%) Java
7 24 (47.06%) Web Development
8 23 (45.10%) SC Cleared
8 23 (45.10%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (27.45%) Adobe Illustrator
9 14 (27.45%) Web Design
9 14 (27.45%) Fireworks
9 14 (27.45%) Photoshop
9 14 (27.45%) AngularJS
10 13 (25.49%) Information Architecture
11 11 (21.57%) SQL
11 11 (21.57%) Usability Testing
12 10 (19.61%) Dojo
13 9 (17.65%) Migration
14 8 (15.69%) SOAP
14 8 (15.69%) REST
14 8 (15.69%) User Experience
15 7 (13.73%) XPath
15 7 (13.73%) XSLT
15 7 (13.73%) HTTP
15 7 (13.73%) XQuery
15 7 (13.73%) WebLogic
15 7 (13.73%) Internet
16 6 (11.76%) ISO 14001
16 6 (11.76%) Summit

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 7 (13.73%) WebLogic
2 6 (11.76%) Liferay
3 2 (3.92%) LiveLink
4 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.96%) IIS
4 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.96%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (27.45%) Photoshop
1 14 (27.45%) Fireworks
1 14 (27.45%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Summit
2 1 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.73%) HTTP
1 7 (13.73%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.92%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.96%) gulp
2 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (3.92%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.96%) Marketing
2 1 (1.96%) Electronics
2 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (70.59%) Developer
2 13 (25.49%) Designer
3 12 (23.53%) Software Developer
3 12 (23.53%) Web Designer
4 8 (15.69%) Web Developer
5 7 (13.73%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (9.80%) Java Developer
7 3 (5.88%) .NET Developer
7 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (3.92%) UX Designer
8 2 (3.92%) UI/UX Designer
8 2 (3.92%) PHP Developer
9 1 (1.96%) Web Applications Developer
9 1 (1.96%) .NET Web Developer
9 1 (1.96%) SharePoint Consultant
9 1 (1.96%) C# Web Developer
9 1 (1.96%) Photoshop Designer
9 1 (1.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (1.96%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (100.00%) HTML
2 37 (72.55%) HTML5
3 34 (66.67%) CSS3
4 14 (27.45%) AngularJS
5 10 (19.61%) Dojo
6 8 (15.69%) SOAP
6 8 (15.69%) REST
7 7 (13.73%) XSLT
8 6 (11.76%) jQuery
9 5 (9.80%) .NET
10 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET
10 4 (7.84%) XML
11 3 (5.88%) Classic ASP
11 3 (5.88%) XML Schema
11 3 (5.88%) Ajax
12 2 (3.92%) RESTful
13 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC
13 1 (1.96%) OAuth
13 1 (1.96%) Web Services
13 1 (1.96%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) User Experience
2 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.92%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.96%) DTV
3 1 (1.96%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (47.06%) Web Development
2 23 (45.10%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (27.45%) Web Design
4 13 (25.49%) Information Architecture
5 11 (21.57%) Usability Testing
6 9 (17.65%) Migration
7 4 (7.84%) MVC
8 3 (5.88%) Project Management
8 3 (5.88%) SDLC
9 2 (3.92%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (3.92%) Data Protection
9 2 (3.92%) Agile Project Management
9 2 (3.92%) Analytics
9 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (3.92%) TOGAF
9 2 (3.92%) TDD
9 2 (3.92%) Workflow
9 2 (3.92%) Scrum
9 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2
9 2 (3.92%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 36 (70.59%) JavaScript
2 26 (50.98%) Java
3 11 (21.57%) SQL
4 7 (13.73%) XQuery
4 7 (13.73%) XPath
5 3 (5.88%) C#
6 2 (3.92%) PHP
6 2 (3.92%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.92%) VBScript
6 2 (3.92%) VB
6 2 (3.92%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.96%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 28 (54.90%) Security Cleared
2 23 (45.10%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) ISO 9001
1 6 (11.76%) ISO 14001
2 2 (3.92%) SLA
2 2 (3.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.96%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (1.96%) SAP
1 1 (1.96%) Google