The table below looks at the statistics for Sass skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sass over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
South East / Berkshire
Rank 87 99 102
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +3
Contract jobs citing Sass 21 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.07% 0.58% 0.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.19% 2.74% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 13 14
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £175.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -

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
405 511 520
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.55% 21.14% 20.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 307 297
Median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 6
Median hourly rate £50.00 £28.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -21.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.60 £14.00 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £175.00 £39.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

Sass
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Sass as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sass within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough +16 7 £400 +14.28%
Reading +5 6 £339 -12.58% 1
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Sass
South East

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Sass 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Sass.

1 46 (97.87%) HTML
1 46 (97.87%) CSS
2 38 (80.85%) JavaScript
3 36 (76.60%) AngularJS
4 34 (72.34%) HTML5
4 34 (72.34%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (61.70%) CSS3
5 29 (61.70%) Front End Development
6 25 (53.19%) LESS
7 21 (44.68%) Node.js
7 21 (44.68%) Scrum
8 18 (38.30%) RESTful
9 17 (36.17%) Git (software)
9 17 (36.17%) TDD
10 16 (34.04%) Web Services
11 15 (31.91%) OOP
11 15 (31.91%) Performance Testing
11 15 (31.91%) User Experience
11 15 (31.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 15 (31.91%) User Stories
11 15 (31.91%) Gatling
12 14 (29.79%) Pair Programming
13 13 (27.66%) Software Engineering
13 13 (27.66%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (27.66%) Wireframes
14 12 (25.53%) Kanban
15 11 (23.40%) Jenkins
16 10 (21.28%) Amazon Kinesis
16 10 (21.28%) AWS CloudFormation
16 10 (21.28%) Amazon AWS

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 10 (21.28%) Confluence
2 2 (4.26%) CMS
2 2 (4.26%) WordPress
3 1 (2.13%) JBoss
3 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (21.28%) Adobe Illustrator
1 10 (21.28%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.28%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (21.28%) Amazon Kinesis
1 10 (21.28%) AWS CloudFormation
1 10 (21.28%) AWS Lambda
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.13%) Hazelcast
2 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.13%) MySQL
2 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.13%) Redis
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (36.17%) Git (software)
2 15 (31.91%) Gatling
3 11 (23.40%) Jenkins
4 10 (21.28%) Axure RP
4 10 (21.28%) JIRA
5 7 (14.89%) gulp
6 6 (12.77%) Grunt
7 5 (10.64%) Jasmine
8 4 (8.51%) webpack
9 3 (6.38%) Selenium
10 2 (4.26%) Capybara
10 2 (4.26%) Subversion
11 1 (2.13%) Bower
11 1 (2.13%) Cucumber
11 1 (2.13%) Gradle
11 1 (2.13%) Hudson
11 1 (2.13%) LoadUI
11 1 (2.13%) NuGet
11 1 (2.13%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (2.13%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (4.26%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Arabic Language
2 1 (2.13%) Games
2 1 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (95.74%) Developer
2 27 (57.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 13 (27.66%) JavaScript Developer
4 10 (21.28%) UI Developer
5 7 (14.89%) Angular Developer
6 6 (12.77%) Web Developer
7 5 (10.64%) HTML CSS Developer
7 5 (10.64%) HTML Developer
8 4 (8.51%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 2 (4.26%) Web UI Developer
10 1 (2.13%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 1 (2.13%) E-Commerce Developer
10 1 (2.13%) Full Stack Developer
10 1 (2.13%) Senior Developer
10 1 (2.13%) Senior JavaScript Developer
10 1 (2.13%) Software Engineer
10 1 (2.13%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (97.87%) CSS
1 46 (97.87%) HTML
2 36 (76.60%) AngularJS
3 34 (72.34%) HTML5
4 29 (61.70%) CSS3
5 25 (53.19%) LESS
6 21 (44.68%) Node.js
7 18 (38.30%) RESTful
8 16 (34.04%) Web Services
9 15 (31.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 9 (19.15%) Ember.js
10 9 (19.15%) jQuery
10 9 (19.15%) React
11 6 (12.77%) KnockoutJS
12 5 (10.64%) Backbone.js
12 5 (10.64%) Browserify
13 3 (6.38%) Compass CSS Framework
14 2 (4.26%) Handlebars
14 2 (4.26%) JSON
14 2 (4.26%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.91%) User Experience
2 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.13%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (72.34%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (61.70%) Front End Development
3 21 (44.68%) Scrum
4 17 (36.17%) TDD
5 15 (31.91%) OOP
5 15 (31.91%) Performance Testing
5 15 (31.91%) User Stories
6 14 (29.79%) Pair Programming
7 13 (27.66%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (27.66%) Software Engineering
7 13 (27.66%) Wireframes
8 12 (25.53%) Kanban
9 10 (21.28%) E-Commerce
9 10 (21.28%) Open Source
9 10 (21.28%) Project Management
10 9 (19.15%) Web Development
11 6 (12.77%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (12.77%) High Availability
11 6 (12.77%) Release Management
12 4 (8.51%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 38 (80.85%) JavaScript
2 3 (6.38%) Java
3 2 (4.26%) ECMAScript
3 2 (4.26%) ES6
3 2 (4.26%) PHP
4 1 (2.13%) C#
4 1 (2.13%) CoffeeScript
4 1 (2.13%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle