Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 16 23
Rank change year-on-year +5 +7 -5
Contract jobs citing CSS 50 43 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 10.00% 9.37% 8.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.09% 25.60% 20.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 31 40
Devon median daily rate £360 £325 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.77% -18.24% +14.39%
10th Percentile £259 £188 £249
90th Percentile £499 £419 £531
South West median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 0
Devon median hourly rate £45.00 £23.28 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +93.34% - -
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £23.28 £42.75
% change year-on-year +93.34% -45.56% +17.45%

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 178 168 231
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 35.60% 36.60% 40.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 116 191
Devon median daily rate £400 £366 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.22% -1.81% +6.57%
10th Percentile £263 £215 £275
90th Percentile £600 £490 £500
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 1
Devon median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -13.79% +35.94%
10th Percentile £38.75 £18.64 £41.75
90th Percentile £49.00 £38.75 £45.25
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% -11.76% +5.59%

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 17 January 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 17 January 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 +8 20 £375 +7.14% 12
Plymouth 0 20 £370 +68.18% 8
CSS
South West

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 50 (100.00%) HTML
2 44 (88.00%) JavaScript
3 18 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (32.00%) HTML5
5 14 (28.00%) CSS3
5 14 (28.00%) Nintex
5 14 (28.00%) Enterprise Content Management
5 14 (28.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 14 (28.00%) Workflow
5 14 (28.00%) Content Management
5 14 (28.00%) Document Management
5 14 (28.00%) SharePoint
5 14 (28.00%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (26.00%) Front End Development
7 12 (24.00%) Java
8 11 (22.00%) Web Development
8 11 (22.00%) Security Cleared
8 11 (22.00%) AngularJS
9 10 (20.00%) Unit Testing
9 10 (20.00%) Degree
10 9 (18.00%) SC Cleared
11 8 (16.00%) Management Information System
12 7 (14.00%) Test Automation
12 7 (14.00%) Amazon AWS
13 6 (12.00%) Open Source
13 6 (12.00%) jQuery
13 6 (12.00%) RESTful
13 6 (12.00%) Relational Database
13 6 (12.00%) MVC
13 6 (12.00%) C#

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 14 (28.00%) SharePoint
1 14 (28.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (6.00%) CMS
4 2 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (4.00%) WordPress
5 1 (2.00%) Apache Spark
5 1 (2.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.00%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.00%) npm
3 1 (2.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (2.00%) Heroku
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.00%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) SMS
2 1 (2.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (10.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.00%) MySQL
5 1 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Jasmine
1 3 (6.00%) Karma Test Runner
1 3 (6.00%) Protractor
2 1 (2.00%) FxCop
2 1 (2.00%) Grunt
2 1 (2.00%) gulp
2 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.00%) NUnit
2 1 (2.00%) ReSharper
2 1 (2.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (2.00%) webpack
General
1 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 45 (90.00%) Developer
2 14 (28.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 8 (16.00%) Java Developer
4 7 (14.00%) Senior Developer
4 7 (14.00%) Senior SharePoint Developer
5 6 (12.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Software Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Angular Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Designer
8 3 (6.00%) HTML CSS Developer
8 3 (6.00%) HTML Developer
8 3 (6.00%) PHP Developer
9 2 (4.00%) .NET Developer
9 2 (4.00%) AWS Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Digital Designer
9 2 (4.00%) Full Stack Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Web Designer
9 2 (4.00%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (100.00%) HTML
2 16 (32.00%) HTML5
3 14 (28.00%) CSS3
4 11 (22.00%) AngularJS
5 6 (12.00%) jQuery
5 6 (12.00%) RESTful
5 6 (12.00%) Web Services
6 5 (10.00%) .NET
7 4 (8.00%) Dojo
7 4 (8.00%) Sass
8 3 (6.00%) FreeMarker
8 3 (6.00%) Gherkin
8 3 (6.00%) LESS
8 3 (6.00%) Node.js
9 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET
9 2 (4.00%) React
9 2 (4.00%) React Native
9 2 (4.00%) XHTML
10 1 (2.00%) Spring Boot
10 1 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (10.00%) N-Tier
3 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.00%) Driving Licence
4 3 (6.00%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (6.00%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.00%) User Experience
6 1 (2.00%) Life Science
6 1 (2.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (28.00%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (28.00%) Content Management
2 14 (28.00%) Document Management
2 14 (28.00%) Enterprise Content Management
2 14 (28.00%) Workflow
3 13 (26.00%) Front End Development
4 11 (22.00%) Web Development
5 10 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 7 (14.00%) Test Automation
7 6 (12.00%) MVC
7 6 (12.00%) Open Source
8 5 (10.00%) Build Automation
8 5 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
9 4 (8.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (6.00%) Mentoring
10 3 (6.00%) TDD
11 2 (4.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
11 2 (4.00%) Prototyping
11 2 (4.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 44 (88.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (24.00%) Java
3 6 (12.00%) C#
3 6 (12.00%) PHP
4 4 (8.00%) SQL
5 3 (6.00%) C
5 3 (6.00%) ES6
5 3 (6.00%) TypeScript
6 2 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (22.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (20.00%) Degree
3 9 (18.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Docker
1 1 (2.00%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 14 (28.00%) Nintex
2 3 (6.00%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.00%) Adobe
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.00%) Zend