Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for CSS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CSS over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
South West > Devon
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 11 14
Rank change year-on-year -4 +3 +2
Contract jobs citing CSS 52 62 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 9.06% 13.25% 9.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.49% 36.05% 26.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 39 42
Devon median daily rate £370 £325 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.85% -5.45% -1.79%
10th Percentile £299 £162 £227
90th Percentile £454 £475 £530
South West median daily rate £350 £350 £339
% change year-on-year - +3.24% +4.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 0
Devon median hourly rate £45.25 £23.53 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +92.35% - -
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £23.28 £40.63
% change year-on-year +82.60% -42.71% +12.85%

CSS is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 204 172 217
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 35.54% 36.75% 36.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 116 156
Devon median daily rate £436 £325 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.15% -12.87% +4.70%
10th Percentile £296 £186 £263
90th Percentile £591 £497 £514
South West median daily rate £390 £370 £375
% change year-on-year +5.41% -1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 3
Devon median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.08% +58.54% -78.19%
10th Percentile £35.00 £18.64 £19.45
90th Percentile £48.80 £45.75 £27.15
South West median hourly rate £48.00 £36.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year +32.41% -14.71% -

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

Job postings citing CSS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Devon.

Job vacancy trend for CSS in Devon

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CSS in Devon.

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS in Devon

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in Devon over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CSS in Devon

CSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS in Devon

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Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Devon region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth -4 28 £370 +2.07% 1
Exeter -9 16 £475 +50.79%
CSS
South West

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Devon region with a requirement for CSS.

1 52 (100.00%) HTML
2 48 (92.31%) JavaScript
3 19 (36.54%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (34.62%) Security Cleared
5 17 (32.69%) Degree
5 17 (32.69%) Enterprise Content Management
5 17 (32.69%) SharePoint 2010
5 17 (32.69%) Content Management
5 17 (32.69%) Document Management
5 17 (32.69%) Workflow
5 17 (32.69%) SharePoint
5 17 (32.69%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (32.69%) Nintex
6 16 (30.77%) Java
7 15 (28.85%) Management Information System
8 13 (25.00%) Front End Development
9 12 (23.08%) CSS3
9 12 (23.08%) HTML5
10 11 (21.15%) Open Source
10 11 (21.15%) Test Automation
10 11 (21.15%) Web Development
10 11 (21.15%) Web Services
11 10 (19.23%) SC Cleared
12 9 (17.31%) Amazon AWS
12 9 (17.31%) SQL
12 9 (17.31%) AngularJS
13 8 (15.38%) Driving Licence
13 8 (15.38%) Unit Testing
14 7 (13.46%) Continuous Integration
14 7 (13.46%) Build Automation

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (32.69%) SharePoint
1 17 (32.69%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (9.62%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (5.77%) CMS
4 2 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.92%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.92%) Drupal
5 1 (1.92%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.31%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.85%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.92%) Heroku
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) Relational Database
2 6 (11.54%) RDBMS
3 4 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.85%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.92%) MySQL
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (13.46%) Jenkins
2 5 (9.62%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.69%) Vagrant
4 3 (5.77%) Maven
5 2 (3.85%) JUnit
6 1 (1.92%) Ant
6 1 (1.92%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.92%) FxCop
6 1 (1.92%) Gradle
6 1 (1.92%) Grunt
6 1 (1.92%) gulp
6 1 (1.92%) JIRA
6 1 (1.92%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.92%) NUnit
6 1 (1.92%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.92%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.92%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.92%) webpack
General
1 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 51 (98.08%) Developer
2 17 (32.69%) SharePoint Developer
3 12 (23.08%) Java Developer
4 10 (19.23%) Senior Developer
5 9 (17.31%) JavaScript Developer
5 9 (17.31%) Senior SharePoint Developer
6 8 (15.38%) HTML CSS Developer
6 8 (15.38%) HTML Developer
7 6 (11.54%) Software Developer
8 5 (9.62%) SC Cleared SharePoint Developer
9 4 (7.69%) AWS Developer
10 3 (5.77%) .NET Developer
10 3 (5.77%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 3 (5.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 3 (5.77%) Python Developer
10 3 (5.77%) Senior JavaScript Developer
11 2 (3.85%) Delphi Developer
11 2 (3.85%) Full Stack Developer
11 2 (3.85%) PHP Developer
12 1 (1.92%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (100.00%) HTML
2 12 (23.08%) CSS3
2 12 (23.08%) HTML5
3 11 (21.15%) Web Services
4 9 (17.31%) AngularJS
5 6 (11.54%) Dojo
5 6 (11.54%) RESTful
6 5 (9.62%) Ajax
6 5 (9.62%) XHTML
6 5 (9.62%) XML
7 4 (7.69%) .NET
7 4 (7.69%) jQuery
7 4 (7.69%) JSON
7 4 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (7.69%) Spring
8 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET
8 3 (5.77%) FreeMarker
8 3 (5.77%) REST
8 3 (5.77%) Spring Boot
8 3 (5.77%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.85%) Management Information System
2 8 (15.38%) Driving Licence
3 7 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (11.54%) N-Tier
5 3 (5.77%) Mobile App
6 2 (3.85%) Cloud Native
6 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.92%) Life Science
7 1 (1.92%) Social Media
7 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.77%) Linux
1 3 (5.77%) Mac OS
1 3 (5.77%) Unix
2 1 (1.92%) Android
2 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (36.54%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (32.69%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (32.69%) Content Management
2 17 (32.69%) Document Management
2 17 (32.69%) Enterprise Content Management
2 17 (32.69%) Workflow
3 13 (25.00%) Front End Development
4 11 (21.15%) Open Source
4 11 (21.15%) Test Automation
4 11 (21.15%) Web Development
5 8 (15.38%) Unit Testing
6 7 (13.46%) Build Automation
6 7 (13.46%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (13.46%) MVC
7 6 (11.54%) Dependency Injection
8 4 (7.69%) Software Engineering
9 3 (5.77%) Creative Problem-Solving
9 3 (5.77%) Creative Thinking
9 3 (5.77%) OWASP
9 3 (5.77%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 48 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 16 (30.77%) Java
3 9 (17.31%) SQL
4 7 (13.46%) Python
5 4 (7.69%) C
5 4 (7.69%) C#
5 4 (7.69%) PHP
6 2 (3.85%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 18 (34.62%) Security Cleared
2 17 (32.69%) Degree
3 10 (19.23%) SC Cleared
4 4 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (5.77%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (7.69%) Docker
1 4 (7.69%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 17 (32.69%) Nintex
2 2 (3.85%) Google
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.85%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle
3 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.92%) Zend