The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Exeter 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 27 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)
Devon / Exeter
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 5 6
Rank change year-on-year -11 +1  
Contract jobs citing CSS 14 27 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 7.91% 18.88% 21.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.29% 55.10% 58.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 15
Median daily rate £450 £315 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.85% -16.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £32.50 £19.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +67.05%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £29.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year +29.41% -17.36%  

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 Exeter with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Exeter
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 69 49 60
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Exeter 38.98% 34.27% 36.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 24 31
Median daily rate £425 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.76% -18.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £288 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £388 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £32.50 £19.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +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 Exeter

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Exeter 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 Exeter

CSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CSS in Exeter.

Contractor daily rate trend for CSS in Exeter

CSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing CSS in Exeter.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS in Exeter

For the 6 months to 27 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 Exeter region with a requirement for CSS.

1 29 (87.88%) HTML
2 25 (75.76%) JavaScript
3 22 (66.67%) Java
4 20 (60.61%) CSS3
5 19 (57.58%) AngularJS
6 18 (54.55%) HTML5
7 14 (42.42%) Dojo
8 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (27.27%) Web Services
9 9 (27.27%) Open Source
10 8 (24.24%) Amazon AWS
11 7 (21.21%) Spring
12 6 (18.18%) XHTML
12 6 (18.18%) MVC
12 6 (18.18%) OpenShift
13 5 (15.15%) UML
13 5 (15.15%) OOA/OOD
13 5 (15.15%) Maven
14 4 (12.12%) Supplier Management
14 4 (12.12%) Local Government
14 4 (12.12%) FreeMarker
14 4 (12.12%) jQuery
14 4 (12.12%) JUnit
14 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET
14 4 (12.12%) SQL
14 4 (12.12%) .NET
14 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
14 4 (12.12%) CMS
14 4 (12.12%) Scrum
14 4 (12.12%) C#

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Exeter 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 4 (12.12%) CMS
2 1 (3.03%) Apache Solr
2 1 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (6.06%) InDesign
1 2 (6.06%) OmniGraffle
1 2 (6.06%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 8 (24.24%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (18.18%) OpenShift
3 2 (6.06%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Maven
2 4 (12.12%) Jenkins
2 4 (12.12%) JUnit
3 2 (6.06%) Axure RP
3 2 (6.06%) Eclipse
3 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.03%) Ant
4 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.03%) Gradle
4 1 (3.03%) Mercurial
4 1 (3.03%) Selenium
General
1 4 (12.12%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 27 (81.82%) Developer
2 19 (57.58%) Java Developer
3 9 (27.27%) Software Developer
4 8 (24.24%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (15.15%) AWS Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Java Software Developer
6 4 (12.12%) .NET Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Angular Developer
6 4 (12.12%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (12.12%) C# Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Consultant
7 3 (9.09%) Procurement Consultant
7 3 (9.09%) Procurement Manager
7 3 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (9.09%) Senior Manager
7 3 (9.09%) Senior Procurement Manager
8 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 2 (6.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (6.06%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (87.88%) HTML
2 20 (60.61%) CSS3
3 19 (57.58%) AngularJS
4 18 (54.55%) HTML5
5 14 (42.42%) Dojo
6 9 (27.27%) Web Services
7 7 (21.21%) Spring
8 6 (18.18%) XHTML
9 4 (12.12%) .NET
9 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET
9 4 (12.12%) FreeMarker
9 4 (12.12%) jQuery
10 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (9.09%) GWT
10 3 (9.09%) Spring Boot
10 3 (9.09%) Spring MVC
10 3 (9.09%) Struts
10 3 (9.09%) Struts2
10 3 (9.09%) WCF
11 2 (6.06%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Cloud Native
2 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.06%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (27.27%) Open Source
3 6 (18.18%) MVC
4 5 (15.15%) OOA/OOD
4 5 (15.15%) UML
5 4 (12.12%) Contract Management
5 4 (12.12%) Front End Development
5 4 (12.12%) Microservices
5 4 (12.12%) Scrum
5 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (12.12%) Supplier Management
6 2 (6.06%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (6.06%) Infographics
6 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.06%) Time Management
6 2 (6.06%) Typography
6 2 (6.06%) Usability Testing
6 2 (6.06%) Visualisation
6 2 (6.06%) Workflow
7 1 (3.03%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (75.76%) JavaScript
2 22 (66.67%) Java
3 4 (12.12%) C#
3 4 (12.12%) SQL
4 2 (6.06%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
1 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (6.06%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Google
2 2 (6.06%) Adobe
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle