Period
to 22 March 2019

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 22 March 2019 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
22 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 8 24 9
Rank change year-on-year +16 -15 +11
Contract jobs citing CSS 72 38 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 14.52% 6.85% 15.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 58.06% 18.91% 40.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 22 58
Devon median daily rate £450 £375 £382
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -1.77% -6.20%
10th Percentile £313 £257 £215
90th Percentile £613 £521 £504
South West median daily rate £425 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +17.24% -3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Devon median hourly rate - £45.00 -
South West median hourly rate £46.25 £45.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +2.78% +38.46% -7.14%

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 124 201 189
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 25.00% 36.22% 37.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 125 130
Devon median daily rate £450 £435 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +13.94%
10th Percentile £263 £272 £215
90th Percentile £613 £600 £550
South West median daily rate £450 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +12.50% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 4
Devon median hourly rate £22.40 £45.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.22% +20.00% -12.79%
10th Percentile £20.48 £29.85 £36.25
90th Percentile £39.48 £47.50 £38.75
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £44.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year -5.03% +11.88% -4.76%

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

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in Devon over the 6 months to 22 March 2019.

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

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 6 months to 22 March 2019. 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 +18 44 £480 +28.00% 32
Plymouth -1 11 £325 -13.33% 16
CSS
South West

For the 6 months to 22 March 2019, 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 72 (100.00%) HTML
2 58 (80.56%) JavaScript
3 41 (56.94%) Java
4 36 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
6 29 (40.28%) CSS3
7 26 (36.11%) HTML5
8 24 (33.33%) Python
9 22 (30.56%) AngularJS
10 19 (26.39%) Node.js
11 18 (25.00%) Sass
11 18 (25.00%) TDD
12 16 (22.22%) Open Source
12 16 (22.22%) Git (software)
13 15 (20.83%) Computer Science
13 15 (20.83%) User Experience
14 14 (19.44%) Degree
14 14 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (18.06%) Security Cleared
15 13 (18.06%) Mentoring
15 13 (18.06%) Front End Development
16 12 (16.67%) FreeMarker
16 12 (16.67%) SC Cleared
17 11 (15.28%) LESS
17 11 (15.28%) Web Services
18 10 (13.89%) Dojo
18 10 (13.89%) BDD
18 10 (13.89%) Integration Testing
18 10 (13.89%) RESTful
19 9 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree

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 (9.72%) Apache
1 7 (9.72%) nginx
2 6 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 5 (6.94%) CMS
4 1 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (11.11%) Photoshop
2 4 (5.56%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (5.56%) Fireworks
2 4 (5.56%) InVision
Cloud Services
1 30 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.56%) GitHub
3 3 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (4.17%) SaaS
4 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.39%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.39%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.11%) RDBMS
1 8 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 6 (8.33%) Geospatial Data
2 6 (8.33%) GIS
3 4 (5.56%) Redis
3 4 (5.56%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.17%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.17%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.78%) MySQL
6 1 (1.39%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.39%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 5 (6.94%) gulp
3 5 (6.94%) webpack
4 4 (5.56%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 4 (5.56%) GitLab
4 4 (5.56%) Jasmine
4 4 (5.56%) Karma Test Runner
5 3 (4.17%) Maven
6 2 (2.78%) JUnit
6 2 (2.78%) NUnit
6 2 (2.78%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.39%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.39%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.39%) Gradle
7 1 (1.39%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.39%) Selenium
7 1 (1.39%) Sikuli
7 1 (1.39%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.39%) SonarQube
General
1 5 (6.94%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.39%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 60 (83.33%) Developer
2 21 (29.17%) Java Developer
3 16 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 14 (19.44%) JavaScript Developer
5 9 (12.50%) Senior Developer
6 7 (9.72%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 6 (8.33%) Designer
7 6 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
7 6 (8.33%) Programmer
8 5 (6.94%) Digital Designer
8 5 (6.94%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (5.56%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 4 (5.56%) Web Designer
10 3 (4.17%) Angular Developer
10 3 (4.17%) HTML Developer
10 3 (4.17%) Lead Programmer
10 3 (4.17%) Node.js Developer
11 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (2.78%) HTML CSS Developer
11 2 (2.78%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (100.00%) HTML
2 29 (40.28%) CSS3
3 26 (36.11%) HTML5
4 22 (30.56%) AngularJS
5 19 (26.39%) Node.js
6 18 (25.00%) Sass
7 12 (16.67%) FreeMarker
8 11 (15.28%) LESS
8 11 (15.28%) Web Services
9 10 (13.89%) Dojo
9 10 (13.89%) RESTful
10 8 (11.11%) Leaflet
11 4 (5.56%) amCharts
11 4 (5.56%) D3.js
11 4 (5.56%) Ionic Framework
11 4 (5.56%) React Native
12 3 (4.17%) .NET
12 3 (4.17%) React
12 3 (4.17%) Spring
12 3 (4.17%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.83%) User Experience
2 5 (6.94%) Digital Media
3 3 (4.17%) e-Learning
4 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.78%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.39%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.39%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (25.00%) TDD
3 16 (22.22%) Open Source
4 15 (20.83%) Computer Science
5 14 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (18.06%) Front End Development
6 13 (18.06%) Mentoring
7 10 (13.89%) BDD
7 10 (13.89%) Integration Testing
8 8 (11.11%) Build Automation
8 8 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
8 8 (11.11%) Test Automation
8 8 (11.11%) Unit Testing
9 7 (9.72%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
10 6 (8.33%) Mathematics
10 6 (8.33%) Microservices
10 6 (8.33%) Physics
10 6 (8.33%) Web Design
11 5 (6.94%) Performance Analysis
12 4 (5.56%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 58 (80.56%) JavaScript
2 41 (56.94%) Java
3 24 (33.33%) Python
4 7 (9.72%) C#
5 6 (8.33%) TypeScript
6 5 (6.94%) PHP
7 4 (5.56%) Bash Shell
7 4 (5.56%) ES6
7 4 (5.56%) Groovy
7 4 (5.56%) Ruby
8 3 (4.17%) SQL
9 2 (2.78%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.39%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.39%) C
10 1 (1.39%) C++
10 1 (1.39%) Java 8
10 1 (1.39%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.39%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (19.44%) Degree
2 13 (18.06%) Security Cleared
3 12 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 9 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (9.72%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (9.72%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (8.33%) Adobe
2 4 (5.56%) Cypress Semiconductor
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft