Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 12 8
Rank change year-on-year -5 -4 +7
Contract jobs citing CSS 39 72 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 8.35% 11.86% 14.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.91% 32.43% 38.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 45 40
Devon median daily rate £295 £400 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.25% +25.00% -10.49%
10th Percentile £210 £318 £188
90th Percentile £400 £475 £475
South West median daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year +7.14% +1.45% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Devon median hourly rate - £41.25 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +26.92% +67.05%
South West median hourly rate £67.50 £42.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +58.82% +70.00% -32.43%

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 115 222 154
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 24.63% 36.57% 37.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 123 99
Devon median daily rate £350 £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.15% +26.92% -9.09%
10th Percentile £263 £300 £186
90th Percentile £488 £516 £475
South West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 10
Devon median hourly rate - £35.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -22.22% +130.77%
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £43.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% -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 21 August 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 21 August 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 -10 16 £325 -18.75% 21
Plymouth -6 5 £275 -26.67% 19
Honiton - 5 - -
Barnstaple - 3 - -
CSS
South West

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 39 (100.00%) HTML
2 30 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 15 (38.46%) SQL
4 14 (35.90%) Front End Development
5 13 (33.33%) PHP
6 12 (30.77%) .NET
6 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET
6 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (28.21%) HTML5
8 10 (25.64%) T-SQL
9 9 (23.08%) C#
9 9 (23.08%) CSS3
9 9 (23.08%) AngularJS
10 8 (20.51%) Unit Testing
10 8 (20.51%) Degree
10 8 (20.51%) XML
10 8 (20.51%) Computer Science Degree
11 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
11 7 (17.95%) MVC
11 7 (17.95%) Test Automation
11 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (15.38%) jQuery
12 6 (15.38%) Node.js
12 6 (15.38%) Scrum
12 6 (15.38%) Web Development
12 6 (15.38%) TDD
12 6 (15.38%) XHTML
13 5 (12.82%) OOP
13 5 (12.82%) OO

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 (2.56%) Drupal
1 1 (2.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (7.69%) npm
2 1 (2.56%) GitHub
2 1 (2.56%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (10.26%) MySQL
4 3 (7.69%) Big Data
4 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.56%) Bitbucket
2 1 (2.56%) Jasmine
2 1 (2.56%) JIRA
2 1 (2.56%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (2.56%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (7.69%) Finance
1 3 (7.69%) Marketing
1 3 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (2.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 37 (94.87%) Developer
2 14 (35.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 9 (23.08%) JavaScript Developer
4 7 (17.95%) .NET Developer
5 6 (15.38%) Web Developer
6 5 (12.82%) Graduate
6 5 (12.82%) Graduate Developer
6 5 (12.82%) React Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Angular Developer
7 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.13%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Designer
7 2 (5.13%) HTML CSS Developer
7 2 (5.13%) HTML Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Java Web Developer
7 2 (5.13%) PHP Developer
8 1 (2.56%) ETL Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.56%) Senior Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (100.00%) HTML
2 12 (30.77%) .NET
2 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET
3 11 (28.21%) HTML5
4 9 (23.08%) AngularJS
4 9 (23.08%) CSS3
5 8 (20.51%) XML
6 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 6 (15.38%) jQuery
7 6 (15.38%) Node.js
7 6 (15.38%) XHTML
8 4 (10.26%) Ajax
8 4 (10.26%) D3.js
8 4 (10.26%) React
8 4 (10.26%) Sass
9 3 (7.69%) Angular 2
9 3 (7.69%) JSON
9 3 (7.69%) RESTful
9 3 (7.69%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Computer Science
1 5 (12.82%) Greenfield Project
1 5 (12.82%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.13%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) Linked Data
4 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (2.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) Front End Development
2 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (20.51%) Unit Testing
4 7 (17.95%) MVC
4 7 (17.95%) Test Automation
5 6 (15.38%) Scrum
5 6 (15.38%) TDD
5 6 (15.38%) Web Development
6 5 (12.82%) ERP
6 5 (12.82%) Functional Programming
6 5 (12.82%) OO
6 5 (12.82%) OOP
7 4 (10.26%) Data Modelling
8 3 (7.69%) Analytics
8 3 (7.69%) Artificial Intelligence
8 3 (7.69%) Data Analytics
8 3 (7.69%) Machine Learning
8 3 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (5.13%) Build Automation
9 2 (5.13%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 30 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 15 (38.46%) SQL
3 13 (33.33%) PHP
4 10 (25.64%) T-SQL
5 9 (23.08%) C#
6 4 (10.26%) TypeScript
7 3 (7.69%) ES6
7 3 (7.69%) Java
8 2 (5.13%) Python
8 2 (5.13%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.56%) C
9 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) Computer Science Degree
1 8 (20.51%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (7.69%) Google
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (2.56%) Atlassian
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.56%) SolarWinds
2 1 (2.56%) Talend