Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 10 14
Rank change year-on-year +1 +4 +4
Contract jobs citing CSS 62 56 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 13.45% 10.00% 10.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 50.82% 26.67% 27.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 32 34
Devon median daily rate £383 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.38% +5.71% -10.26%
10th Percentile £263 £265 £161
90th Percentile £520 £426 £493
South West median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 3
Devon median hourly rate - £45.00 £23.28
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +93.34% -
South West median hourly rate £67.50 £43.75 £22.89
% change year-on-year +54.29% +91.15% -45.99%

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 122 210 178
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 26.46% 37.50% 36.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 108 122
Devon median daily rate £350 £425 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.65% +12.96% +3.08%
10th Percentile £263 £296 £188
90th Percentile £520 £591 £500
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 11
Devon median hourly rate £20.00 £41.25 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.52% +10.00% +5.63%
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £43.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +3.45% +16.00% -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

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in Devon over the 6 months to 12 December 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

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 12 December 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 +4 29 £408 +1.88% 18
Plymouth -2 12 £288 -22.30% 18
Barnstaple - 5 - -
Honiton - 3 - -
CSS
South West

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 62 (100.00%) HTML
2 46 (74.19%) JavaScript
3 25 (40.32%) HTML5
4 21 (33.87%) CSS3
4 21 (33.87%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (32.26%) Java
5 20 (32.26%) Sass
6 18 (29.03%) AngularJS
7 15 (24.19%) Degree
7 15 (24.19%) Computer Science
7 15 (24.19%) Git (software)
7 15 (24.19%) PHP
7 15 (24.19%) TDD
8 14 (22.58%) Python
8 14 (22.58%) Amazon AWS
8 14 (22.58%) Node.js
8 14 (22.58%) Computer Science Degree
9 13 (20.97%) Front End Development
10 11 (17.74%) FreeMarker
10 11 (17.74%) LESS
10 11 (17.74%) Mentoring
11 9 (14.52%) Unit Testing
11 9 (14.52%) Web Development
11 9 (14.52%) Linux
11 9 (14.52%) SQL
12 8 (12.90%) Web Services
13 7 (11.29%) .NET
13 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET
13 7 (11.29%) BDD
13 7 (11.29%) Kubernetes

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 6 (9.68%) Apache
1 6 (9.68%) nginx
1 6 (9.68%) Tomcat
2 5 (8.06%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (22.58%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.06%) GitHub
3 4 (6.45%) npm
4 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (3.23%) SaaS
6 1 (1.61%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.68%) Geospatial Data
1 6 (9.68%) GIS
1 6 (9.68%) MySQL
2 4 (6.45%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.84%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.84%) RDBMS
3 3 (4.84%) Redis
3 3 (4.84%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.61%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (24.19%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.23%) gulp
2 2 (3.23%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.23%) NUnit
2 2 (3.23%) SpecFlow
2 2 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.61%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.61%) Bower
3 1 (1.61%) Jasmine
3 1 (1.61%) JIRA
3 1 (1.61%) JUnit
3 1 (1.61%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (1.61%) Maven
3 1 (1.61%) Selenium
3 1 (1.61%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.61%) webpack
General
1 5 (8.06%) Marketing
1 5 (8.06%) Retail
2 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 55 (88.71%) Developer
2 16 (25.81%) JavaScript Developer
3 13 (20.97%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 12 (19.35%) Senior Developer
5 11 (17.74%) Java Developer
6 8 (12.90%) Web Developer
7 6 (9.68%) Programmer
8 5 (8.06%) Angular Developer
8 5 (8.06%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (8.06%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 4 (6.45%) .NET Developer
9 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (6.45%) HTML CSS Developer
9 4 (6.45%) HTML Developer
9 4 (6.45%) Software Developer
10 3 (4.84%) Full Stack Developer
10 3 (4.84%) Graduate
10 3 (4.84%) Graduate Developer
10 3 (4.84%) Node.js Developer
10 3 (4.84%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (100.00%) HTML
2 25 (40.32%) HTML5
3 21 (33.87%) CSS3
4 20 (32.26%) Sass
5 18 (29.03%) AngularJS
6 14 (22.58%) Node.js
7 11 (17.74%) FreeMarker
7 11 (17.74%) LESS
8 8 (12.90%) Web Services
9 7 (11.29%) .NET
9 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET
10 6 (9.68%) Dojo
10 6 (9.68%) RESTful
11 5 (8.06%) Leaflet
11 5 (8.06%) Symfony
11 5 (8.06%) XML
12 4 (6.45%) .NET Framework
12 4 (6.45%) Angular 2
12 4 (6.45%) Entity Framework
12 4 (6.45%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) User Experience
2 5 (8.06%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (6.45%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.84%) Digital Media
4 3 (4.84%) e-Learning
4 3 (4.84%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (3.23%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.61%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.87%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (24.19%) Computer Science
2 15 (24.19%) TDD
3 13 (20.97%) Front End Development
4 11 (17.74%) Mentoring
5 9 (14.52%) Unit Testing
5 9 (14.52%) Web Development
6 7 (11.29%) BDD
7 6 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (9.68%) Mathematics
7 6 (9.68%) MVC
7 6 (9.68%) Physics
7 6 (9.68%) Test Automation
8 5 (8.06%) Deadline-Driven
8 5 (8.06%) Integration Testing
8 5 (8.06%) Open Source
8 5 (8.06%) Performance Analysis
8 5 (8.06%) Scrum
9 4 (6.45%) Microservices
10 3 (4.84%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 46 (74.19%) JavaScript
2 20 (32.26%) Java
3 15 (24.19%) PHP
4 14 (22.58%) Python
5 9 (14.52%) SQL
6 6 (9.68%) C#
6 6 (9.68%) TypeScript
7 5 (8.06%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.84%) ES6
9 2 (3.23%) C
9 2 (3.23%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (24.19%) Degree
2 14 (22.58%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (6.45%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.45%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.61%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) ISO 9001
1 2 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (9.68%) Docker
2 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (11.29%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.61%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (8.06%) Google
2 2 (3.23%) Oracle
3 1 (1.61%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.61%) SolarWinds
3 1 (1.61%) Splunk