Period
to 20 October 2018

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 20 October 2018 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 13 9
Rank change year-on-year 0 -4 +2
Contract jobs citing CSS 48 59 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 10.37% 10.54% 14.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 44.44% 29.80% 38.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 35 44
Devon median daily rate £325 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +17.19% -12.63%
10th Percentile £212 £325 £186
90th Percentile £400 £450 £475
South West median daily rate £395 £350 £345
% change year-on-year +12.86% +1.45% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Devon median hourly rate - £45.25 £23.53
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +92.35% +20.92%
South West median hourly rate £67.50 £42.50 £23.53
% change year-on-year +58.82% +80.66% -40.06%

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 108 198 184
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 23.33% 35.36% 38.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 103 121
Devon median daily rate £340 £425 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +32.81% -20.00%
10th Percentile £263 £313 £186
90th Percentile £485 £523 £494
South West median daily rate £425 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +13.33% +3.45% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 14
Devon median hourly rate £20.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +6.67% +92.31%
South West median hourly rate £44.50 £45.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -1.11% +20.00% -11.76%

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 20 October 2018.

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 20 October 2018. 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
Exeter +1 21 £365 -14.12% 27
Plymouth -8 5 £275 -26.67% 16
Barnstaple - 5 - - 2
Honiton - 5 - -
CSS
South West

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing CSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Devon region with a requirement for CSS.

1 48 (100.00%) HTML
2 38 (79.17%) JavaScript
3 17 (35.42%) Front End Development
4 16 (33.33%) PHP
4 16 (33.33%) SQL
4 16 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (31.25%) HTML5
6 14 (29.17%) .NET
6 14 (29.17%) ASP.NET
7 12 (25.00%) T-SQL
7 12 (25.00%) AngularJS
8 11 (22.92%) CSS3
8 11 (22.92%) Sass
8 11 (22.92%) C#
9 10 (20.83%) TDD
9 10 (20.83%) Degree
9 10 (20.83%) Computer Science Degree
10 9 (18.75%) Web Development
10 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
10 9 (18.75%) MVC
10 9 (18.75%) Unit Testing
11 7 (14.58%) MySQL
11 7 (14.58%) XML
11 7 (14.58%) Scrum
11 7 (14.58%) Node.js
11 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (14.58%) Self-Motivation
12 6 (12.50%) TypeScript
12 6 (12.50%) jQuery

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 1 (2.08%) Drupal
1 1 (2.08%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) npm
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.17%) SaaS
4 1 (2.08%) GitHub
4 1 (2.08%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.58%) MySQL
3 5 (10.42%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (6.25%) Big Data
5 2 (4.17%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.08%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.17%) NUnit
2 2 (4.17%) SpecFlow
2 2 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.08%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.08%) Bower
3 1 (2.08%) gulp
3 1 (2.08%) Jasmine
3 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.08%) JIRA
3 1 (2.08%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (2.08%) Selenium
3 1 (2.08%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (10.42%) Marketing
1 5 (10.42%) Retail
2 3 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (2.08%) Law
3 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (97.92%) Developer
2 17 (35.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 10 (20.83%) JavaScript Developer
4 9 (18.75%) .NET Developer
5 8 (16.67%) Web Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Graduate
6 5 (10.42%) Graduate Developer
6 5 (10.42%) React Developer
7 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Senior Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Angular Developer
8 3 (6.25%) UI Developer
9 2 (4.17%) C# Developer
9 2 (4.17%) HTML CSS Developer
9 2 (4.17%) HTML Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Java Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Java Web Developer
9 2 (4.17%) PHP Developer
10 1 (2.08%) Senior Systems Administrator
10 1 (2.08%) Senior Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (100.00%) HTML
2 15 (31.25%) HTML5
3 14 (29.17%) .NET
3 14 (29.17%) ASP.NET
4 12 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 11 (22.92%) CSS3
5 11 (22.92%) Sass
6 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 7 (14.58%) Node.js
6 7 (14.58%) XML
7 6 (12.50%) jQuery
7 6 (12.50%) Web Services
8 5 (10.42%) D3.js
8 5 (10.42%) RESTful
8 5 (10.42%) Symfony
8 5 (10.42%) XHTML
9 4 (8.33%) .NET Framework
9 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (8.33%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.42%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.25%) User Experience
4 2 (4.17%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.08%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.08%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (35.42%) Front End Development
2 16 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (20.83%) TDD
4 9 (18.75%) MVC
4 9 (18.75%) Unit Testing
4 9 (18.75%) Web Development
5 7 (14.58%) Scrum
6 6 (12.50%) Test Automation
7 5 (10.42%) ERP
7 5 (10.42%) Functional Programming
7 5 (10.42%) OO
7 5 (10.42%) OOP
8 4 (8.33%) Analytics
8 4 (8.33%) Data Analytics
9 3 (6.25%) Artificial Intelligence
9 3 (6.25%) Data Modelling
9 3 (6.25%) Machine Learning
9 3 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (4.17%) Dependency Injection
10 2 (4.17%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 38 (79.17%) JavaScript
2 16 (33.33%) PHP
2 16 (33.33%) SQL
3 12 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 11 (22.92%) C#
5 6 (12.50%) TypeScript
6 3 (6.25%) ES6
6 3 (6.25%) Java
6 3 (6.25%) Python
7 2 (4.17%) C
7 2 (4.17%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (20.83%) Computer Science Degree
1 10 (20.83%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (10.42%) Google
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle
3 1 (2.08%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.08%) SolarWinds
3 1 (2.08%) Splunk