The table below looks at the statistics for Sass skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sass over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 105 103 122
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +19
Contract jobs citing Sass 16 26 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.63% 0.96% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.13% 4.63% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 15 2
Average daily rate £370 £350 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +45.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £175.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - £25.00
Sass
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
511 562 566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.11% 20.72% 21.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 312 310
Average daily rate £375 £363 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 4
Average hourly rate £45.00 £35.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.76% -11.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £22.00 £38.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £125.00 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

Sass
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sass across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Sass Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Sass
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Sass across the Berkshire region.

Sass Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Sass
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sass across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Sass Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Sass
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Sass across the Berkshire region.

Sass Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Sass
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sass within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -5 11 £388 +10.71% 2
Slough +5 3 £150 -58.90%
Bracknell - 2 £188 -
Newbury +6 1 £325 +85.71%
Sass
South East

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Sass also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Sass.

1 48 (100.00%) HTML
1 48 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 48 (100.00%) CSS
2 29 (60.42%) HTML5
3 24 (50.00%) LESS
3 24 (50.00%) Front End Development
4 23 (47.92%) CSS3
5 22 (45.83%) Responsive Web Design
5 22 (45.83%) jQuery
6 21 (43.75%) JSON
6 21 (43.75%) TDD
7 19 (39.58%) OO
8 16 (33.33%) Linux
8 16 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 16 (33.33%) User Experience
9 15 (31.25%) Python
9 15 (31.25%) E-Commerce
9 15 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (29.17%) Software Testing
10 14 (29.17%) Django
11 13 (27.08%) Software Engineering
12 12 (25.00%) Retail
12 12 (25.00%) Service Delivery
13 11 (22.92%) Ajax
14 10 (20.83%) AngularJS
15 7 (14.58%) Analytics
15 7 (14.58%) React
15 7 (14.58%) gulp
15 7 (14.58%) SEO
15 7 (14.58%) Unit Testing

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Sass also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Sass. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 5 (10.42%) Node.js
3 3 (6.25%) CMS
3 3 (6.25%) Commerce Server
3 3 (6.25%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) MS Office
1 4 (8.33%) Photoshop
2 3 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.08%) GitHub
2 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.42%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) NoSQL
1 4 (8.33%) RDBMS
1 4 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.08%) MySQL
2 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (14.58%) gulp
2 5 (10.42%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.33%) Dreamweaver
4 3 (6.25%) JIRA
5 1 (2.08%) Babel
5 1 (2.08%) Grunt
5 1 (2.08%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.08%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (2.08%) Mocha
5 1 (2.08%) RSpec
5 1 (2.08%) webpack
General
1 12 (25.00%) Retail
2 6 (12.50%) Finance
3 2 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (95.83%) Developer
2 25 (52.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 14 (29.17%) JavaScript Developer
4 12 (25.00%) HTML Developer
4 12 (25.00%) Python Developer
5 11 (22.92%) HTML CSS Developer
6 8 (16.67%) UI Developer
7 7 (14.58%) JSP Developer
8 5 (10.42%) Web Developer
9 4 (8.33%) Software Developer
10 3 (6.25%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 3 (6.25%) Senior Developer
10 3 (6.25%) Senior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 2 (4.17%) Junior
11 2 (4.17%) Junior Developer
11 2 (4.17%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 2 (4.17%) Junior Web Developer
11 2 (4.17%) Senior JavaScript Developer
12 1 (2.08%) PHP Developer
12 1 (2.08%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (100.00%) CSS
1 48 (100.00%) HTML
2 29 (60.42%) HTML5
3 24 (50.00%) LESS
4 23 (47.92%) CSS3
5 22 (45.83%) jQuery
6 21 (43.75%) JSON
7 16 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 14 (29.17%) Django
9 11 (22.92%) Ajax
10 10 (20.83%) AngularJS
11 7 (14.58%) React
12 6 (12.50%) Backbone.js
13 4 (8.33%) Dojo
13 4 (8.33%) REST
14 2 (4.17%) .NET
15 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
15 1 (2.08%) Ruby on Rails
15 1 (2.08%) SAML
15 1 (2.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (33.33%) User Experience
2 6 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.08%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 22 (45.83%) Responsive Web Design
3 21 (43.75%) TDD
4 19 (39.58%) OO
5 15 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (31.25%) E-Commerce
6 14 (29.17%) Software Testing
7 13 (27.08%) Software Engineering
8 12 (25.00%) Service Delivery
9 7 (14.58%) Analytics
9 7 (14.58%) SEO
9 7 (14.58%) Unit Testing
10 6 (12.50%) OOP
11 5 (10.42%) Coaching
11 5 (10.42%) Scrum
11 5 (10.42%) Web Design
12 4 (8.33%) Kanban
13 3 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
13 3 (6.25%) Web Analytics
14 2 (4.17%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 48 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (31.25%) Python
3 2 (4.17%) ES6
4 1 (2.08%) PHP
4 1 (2.08%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (8.33%) Google
1 4 (8.33%) Twitter
2 3 (6.25%) IBM
3 1 (2.08%) Facebook
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