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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
South West / Devon
Rank 5 17 11
Rank change year-on-year +12 -6  
Contract jobs citing CSS 56 16 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 21.46% 8.16% 10.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 50.45% 21.05% 34.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 14 1
Median daily rate £400 £400 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +116.21%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £335
% change year-on-year +5.71% +4.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +23.07% -7.14%  

CSS is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Devon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 111 76 79
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 42.53% 38.78% 30.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 57 28
Median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £300 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Devon citing CSS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in Devon over the 3 months to 26 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CSS in Devon.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS in Devon

CSS
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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth +16 32 £450 - 4
Exeter +2 19 £400 +18.51% 9
CSS
South West

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 69 (90.79%) HTML
2 48 (63.16%) JavaScript
3 32 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (31.58%) .NET
4 24 (31.58%) HTML5
5 23 (30.26%) CSS3
6 22 (28.95%) Web Services
7 21 (27.63%) ASP.NET
7 21 (27.63%) Java
7 21 (27.63%) C#
7 21 (27.63%) AngularJS
8 20 (26.32%) Front End Development
9 19 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 18 (23.68%) MVC
11 17 (22.37%) jQuery
11 17 (22.37%) Prototyping
12 16 (21.05%) User Experience
13 15 (19.74%) WCF
14 13 (17.11%) REST
15 12 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
15 12 (15.79%) Degree
15 12 (15.79%) SQL
15 12 (15.79%) SOAP
16 11 (14.47%) Security Cleared
17 10 (13.16%) SC Cleared
17 10 (13.16%) Typography
18 9 (11.84%) Analytical Skills
18 9 (11.84%) Rapid Prototyping
18 9 (11.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 9 (11.84%) Mobile App

CSS
Top Related 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 5 (6.58%) WebSphere
2 4 (5.26%) CMS
2 4 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.95%) WebSphere Portal
4 2 (2.63%) JBoss
4 2 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (2.63%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.63%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (5.26%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.63%) InDesign
2 2 (2.63%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (1.32%) Fireworks
3 1 (1.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.63%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.58%) Oracle Database
3 4 (5.26%) RDBMS
3 4 (5.26%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.95%) MySQL
4 3 (3.95%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.63%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.95%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.95%) Subversion
3 2 (2.63%) Axure RP
4 1 (1.32%) Ant
4 1 (1.32%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.32%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.32%) Grunt
4 1 (1.32%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.32%) JUnit
4 1 (1.32%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (1.32%) Maven
4 1 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (6.58%) Finance
2 4 (5.26%) Local Government
3 1 (1.32%) Advertising
3 1 (1.32%) Electronics
3 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.32%) Marketing
3 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (67.11%) Developer
2 20 (26.32%) Designer
3 18 (23.68%) .NET Developer
3 18 (23.68%) Software Developer
4 14 (18.42%) JavaScript Developer
5 13 (17.11%) Java Developer
5 13 (17.11%) UX Designer
6 12 (15.79%) .NET Software Developer
6 12 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 12 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (15.79%) C# Developer
6 12 (15.79%) C# Software Developer
7 8 (10.53%) ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (10.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (7.89%) Angular Developer
9 4 (5.26%) Consultant
9 4 (5.26%) UI Designer
9 4 (5.26%) UI/UX Designer
10 3 (3.95%) Senior Consultant
10 3 (3.95%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (90.79%) HTML
2 24 (31.58%) .NET
2 24 (31.58%) HTML5
3 23 (30.26%) CSS3
4 22 (28.95%) Web Services
5 21 (27.63%) AngularJS
5 21 (27.63%) ASP.NET
6 19 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 17 (22.37%) jQuery
8 15 (19.74%) WCF
9 13 (17.11%) REST
10 12 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (15.79%) SOAP
11 9 (11.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (10.53%) Flask
12 8 (10.53%) JSON
12 8 (10.53%) RESTful
12 8 (10.53%) WPF
13 7 (9.21%) XHTML
13 7 (9.21%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.05%) User Experience
2 9 (11.84%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (11.84%) Mobile App
3 7 (9.21%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.32%) Fintech
4 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.58%) Windows
1 5 (6.58%) Windows Server
2 3 (3.95%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (26.32%) Front End Development
3 18 (23.68%) MVC
4 17 (22.37%) Prototyping
5 10 (13.16%) Typography
6 9 (11.84%) Rapid Prototyping
7 8 (10.53%) Open Source
7 8 (10.53%) Web Development
8 7 (9.21%) Actionable Insight
8 7 (9.21%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
8 7 (9.21%) Service Design
9 6 (7.89%) OO
9 6 (7.89%) OOD
9 6 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (6.58%) Unit Testing
11 4 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (5.26%) Contract Management
11 4 (5.26%) Scrum
11 4 (5.26%) Supplier Management
11 4 (5.26%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 48 (63.16%) JavaScript
2 21 (27.63%) C#
2 21 (27.63%) Java
3 12 (15.79%) SQL
4 8 (10.53%) Python
5 4 (5.26%) C
5 4 (5.26%) VB.NET
6 3 (3.95%) PHP
6 3 (3.95%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (15.79%) Degree
2 11 (14.47%) Security Cleared
3 10 (13.16%) SC Cleared
4 6 (7.89%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.32%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.32%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) QA
1 3 (3.95%) WCAG
2 2 (2.63%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (3.95%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.95%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (10.53%) Oracle
2 5 (6.58%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.95%) IBM
4 2 (2.63%) Adobe
5 1 (1.32%) SAP