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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Devon / Exeter
Rank 11 13 8
Rank change year-on-year +2 -5  
Contract jobs citing CSS 19 5 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 12.58% 6.67% 16.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 34.55% 19.23% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 1
Median daily rate £400 £338 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.51% +82.43%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £335
% change year-on-year +5.71% +4.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +23.07% -7.14%  

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 55 26 48
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Exeter 36.42% 34.67% 43.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 19 14
Median daily rate £400 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.07% -7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £415 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

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

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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 Daily Rate Histogram in Exeter

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in Exeter over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CSS in Exeter

CSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CSS in Exeter

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 25 (83.33%) HTML
2 24 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (50.00%) CSS3
4 14 (46.67%) HTML5
5 13 (43.33%) AngularJS
6 11 (36.67%) Java
6 11 (36.67%) jQuery
7 9 (30.00%) .NET
7 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET
8 8 (26.67%) MVC
8 8 (26.67%) C#
8 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (23.33%) WCF
9 7 (23.33%) SOAP
10 6 (20.00%) XHTML
10 6 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (20.00%) Front End Development
11 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared
11 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
11 5 (16.67%) Web Services
11 5 (16.67%) Dojo
12 4 (13.33%) FreeMarker
12 4 (13.33%) Supplier Management
12 4 (13.33%) Local Government
12 4 (13.33%) CMS
12 4 (13.33%) SQL
12 4 (13.33%) VB.NET
12 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
12 4 (13.33%) Microsoft

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Top Related 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 (13.33%) CMS
1 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (10.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (6.67%) InDesign
2 2 (6.67%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (3.33%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.67%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Axure RP
2 1 (3.33%) Ant
2 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.33%) JUnit
2 1 (3.33%) Maven
General
1 4 (13.33%) Local Government
2 1 (3.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (76.67%) Developer
2 9 (30.00%) Java Developer
2 9 (30.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 8 (26.67%) .NET Developer
4 7 (23.33%) Software Developer
5 4 (13.33%) .NET Software Developer
5 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 4 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (13.33%) C# Developer
5 4 (13.33%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Consultant
6 3 (10.00%) Designer
6 3 (10.00%) Procurement Consultant
6 3 (10.00%) Procurement Manager
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Manager
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Procurement Manager
6 3 (10.00%) UX Designer
7 2 (6.67%) Java Software Developer
7 2 (6.67%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (83.33%) HTML
2 15 (50.00%) CSS3
3 14 (46.67%) HTML5
4 13 (43.33%) AngularJS
5 11 (36.67%) jQuery
6 9 (30.00%) .NET
6 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET
7 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (23.33%) SOAP
8 7 (23.33%) WCF
9 6 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (20.00%) XHTML
10 5 (16.67%) Dojo
10 5 (16.67%) Web Services
11 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (13.33%) FreeMarker
12 3 (10.00%) JSON
12 3 (10.00%) Node.js
12 3 (10.00%) React
12 3 (10.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) User Experience
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.33%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (26.67%) MVC
2 6 (20.00%) Front End Development
3 4 (13.33%) Contract Management
3 4 (13.33%) Open Source
3 4 (13.33%) Supplier Management
4 3 (10.00%) OO
4 3 (10.00%) OOD
4 3 (10.00%) Scrum
4 3 (10.00%) Usability Testing
5 2 (6.67%) Infographics
5 2 (6.67%) Time Management
5 2 (6.67%) Typography
5 2 (6.67%) Visualisation
5 2 (6.67%) Workflow
6 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.33%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.33%) Web Accessibility
6 1 (3.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (36.67%) Java
3 8 (26.67%) C#
4 4 (13.33%) SQL
4 4 (13.33%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle
3 2 (6.67%) Adobe