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 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 5 7
Rank change year-on-year -4 +2  
Contract jobs citing CSS 45 45 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 13.27% 20.55% 15.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 36.00% 54.22% 38.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 27 19
Median daily rate £400 £315 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.98% -11.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £191 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £383 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £41.25 £32.50 £19.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.92% +67.05%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £29.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year +29.41% -15.00%  

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 125 83 101
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 36.87% 37.90% 39.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 47 54
Median daily rate £405 £320 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.56% -20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £195 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £388 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 6
Median hourly rate £41.25 £32.50 £19.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.92% +67.05%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

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

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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 3 months to 26 June 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 3 months to 26 June 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 - 26 £375 - 1
Exeter -11 14 £450 +42.85% 3
CSS
South West

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 94 (93.07%) HTML
2 68 (67.33%) JavaScript
3 44 (43.56%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (33.66%) Java
5 28 (27.72%) Front End Development
6 27 (26.73%) AngularJS
7 26 (25.74%) CSS3
7 26 (25.74%) HTML5
8 22 (21.78%) SQL
8 22 (21.78%) Web Services
9 20 (19.80%) Open Source
9 20 (19.80%) Python
10 19 (18.81%) Degree
10 19 (18.81%) Security Cleared
11 17 (16.83%) Test Automation
11 17 (16.83%) Jenkins
11 17 (16.83%) Prototyping
11 17 (16.83%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (15.84%) C#
12 16 (15.84%) .NET
12 16 (15.84%) User Experience
12 16 (15.84%) Git (software)
13 15 (14.85%) REST
13 15 (14.85%) XHTML
13 15 (14.85%) ASP.NET
13 15 (14.85%) MVC
14 14 (13.86%) Dojo
14 14 (13.86%) Analytical Skills
15 13 (12.87%) Docker
15 13 (12.87%) SC Cleared

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 7 (6.93%) SharePoint
1 7 (6.93%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (3.96%) CMS
3 3 (2.97%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.97%) WebSphere Portal
4 2 (1.98%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.99%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.99%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (4.95%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (2.97%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.98%) InDesign
3 2 (1.98%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.92%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.94%) OpenShift
3 2 (1.98%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.89%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (5.94%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.96%) RDBMS
3 4 (3.96%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.99%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.99%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (16.83%) Jenkins
2 16 (15.84%) Git (software)
3 10 (9.90%) Vagrant
4 5 (4.95%) Maven
5 4 (3.96%) JUnit
6 3 (2.97%) Subversion
7 2 (1.98%) Axure RP
7 2 (1.98%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.98%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.99%) Ant
8 1 (0.99%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.99%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.99%) Gradle
8 1 (0.99%) JIRA
8 1 (0.99%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.99%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.99%) Selenium
8 1 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.99%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (3.96%) Finance
1 4 (3.96%) Local Government
2 1 (0.99%) Electronics
2 1 (0.99%) Games
2 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
2 1 (0.99%) Marketing
2 1 (0.99%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 78 (77.23%) Developer
2 24 (23.76%) Java Developer
2 24 (23.76%) Software Developer
3 21 (20.79%) Designer
4 14 (13.86%) UX Designer
5 13 (12.87%) .NET Developer
6 12 (11.88%) JavaScript Developer
6 12 (11.88%) Senior Developer
7 9 (8.91%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (8.91%) C# Developer
8 8 (7.92%) Angular Developer
9 7 (6.93%) .NET Software Developer
9 7 (6.93%) ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (6.93%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 7 (6.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (6.93%) C# Software Developer
9 7 (6.93%) SharePoint Developer
10 6 (5.94%) UI Designer
10 6 (5.94%) UI/UX Designer
11 5 (4.95%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (93.07%) HTML
2 27 (26.73%) AngularJS
3 26 (25.74%) CSS3
3 26 (25.74%) HTML5
4 22 (21.78%) Web Services
5 16 (15.84%) .NET
6 15 (14.85%) ASP.NET
6 15 (14.85%) REST
6 15 (14.85%) XHTML
7 14 (13.86%) Dojo
8 13 (12.87%) XML
9 12 (11.88%) ASP.NET Web API
9 12 (11.88%) JSON
9 12 (11.88%) SQLAlchemy
10 10 (9.90%) jQuery
10 10 (9.90%) RabbitMQ
11 9 (8.91%) Ajax
11 9 (8.91%) RESTful
12 8 (7.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (7.92%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.84%) User Experience
2 14 (13.86%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (9.90%) Mobile App
4 7 (6.93%) N-Tier
5 6 (5.94%) Management Information System
6 5 (4.95%) Driving Licence
7 3 (2.97%) Cloud Native
8 2 (1.98%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.99%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.88%) Unix
2 9 (8.91%) Linux
2 9 (8.91%) Mac OS
3 3 (2.97%) Windows
3 3 (2.97%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.99%) Android
4 1 (0.99%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (43.56%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (27.72%) Front End Development
3 20 (19.80%) Open Source
4 17 (16.83%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (16.83%) Prototyping
4 17 (16.83%) Test Automation
5 15 (14.85%) MVC
6 12 (11.88%) Software Engineering
7 10 (9.90%) Content Management
7 10 (9.90%) Translating Business Requirements
7 10 (9.90%) Typography
8 9 (8.91%) Mentoring
8 9 (8.91%) OWASP
8 9 (8.91%) Rapid Prototyping
8 9 (8.91%) Web Development
8 9 (8.91%) Workflow
9 8 (7.92%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (7.92%) Microservices
9 8 (7.92%) OOA/OOD
9 8 (7.92%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (67.33%) JavaScript
2 34 (33.66%) Java
3 22 (21.78%) SQL
4 20 (19.80%) Python
5 16 (15.84%) C#
6 5 (4.95%) Delphi
7 4 (3.96%) C
8 3 (2.97%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.98%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (18.81%) Degree
1 19 (18.81%) Security Cleared
2 13 (12.87%) SC Cleared
3 10 (9.90%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.99%) A+ Certification
4 1 (0.99%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.89%) QA
2 6 (5.94%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (2.97%) WCAG
4 1 (0.99%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (12.87%) Docker
2 9 (8.91%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (2.97%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (2.97%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (6.93%) Nintex
2 4 (3.96%) Adobe
2 4 (3.96%) Oracle
3 3 (2.97%) Google
3 3 (2.97%) IBM
4 2 (1.98%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.98%) Talend
5 1 (0.99%) SAP
5 1 (0.99%) Xamarin