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 8 December 2016 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 80 96 111
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +15
Contract jobs citing Sass 28 24 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.41% 0.94% 0.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.68% 4.84% 3.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 24 16
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £291 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £439
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £48.51 -
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
419 496 509
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.11% 19.50% 19.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 299 302
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 20 4
Median hourly rate £36.50 £28.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.35% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £20.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.55 £38.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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
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 8 December 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sass within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading -10 7 £338 -14.28%
Slough +12 5 £400 +14.28% 2
Bracknell +5 4 £500 +185.71% 1
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Wokingham - 1 £365 -
Sass
South East

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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 47 (97.92%) HTML
2 45 (93.75%) CSS
3 39 (81.25%) JavaScript
4 38 (79.17%) HTML5
5 35 (72.92%) AngularJS
6 33 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (64.58%) CSS3
8 30 (62.50%) Front End Development
9 27 (56.25%) LESS
10 21 (43.75%) Node.js
11 18 (37.50%) Git (software)
11 18 (37.50%) RESTful
11 18 (37.50%) Scrum
12 17 (35.42%) TDD
13 16 (33.33%) Web Services
14 15 (31.25%) OOP
14 15 (31.25%) Performance Testing
14 15 (31.25%) User Stories
14 15 (31.25%) Gatling
15 14 (29.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 14 (29.17%) User Experience
15 14 (29.17%) Kanban
15 14 (29.17%) Pair Programming
16 13 (27.08%) Software Engineering
16 13 (27.08%) Continuous Integration
17 11 (22.92%) jQuery
17 11 (22.92%) Jenkins
17 11 (22.92%) Wireframes
18 10 (20.83%) AWS Lambda
18 10 (20.83%) Amazon DynamoDB

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 (20.83%) Confluence
2 4 (8.33%) CMS
3 2 (4.17%) WordPress
4 1 (2.08%) JBoss
4 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (16.67%) Photoshop
2 7 (14.58%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (20.83%) Amazon Kinesis
1 10 (20.83%) AWS CloudFormation
1 10 (20.83%) AWS Lambda
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (2.08%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.08%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.08%) Hazelcast
2 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.08%) MySQL
2 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.08%) Redis
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 15 (31.25%) Gatling
3 11 (22.92%) Jenkins
4 10 (20.83%) JIRA
5 9 (18.75%) gulp
6 7 (14.58%) Axure RP
6 7 (14.58%) Grunt
7 5 (10.42%) Jasmine
8 4 (8.33%) webpack
9 3 (6.25%) Selenium
10 2 (4.17%) Capybara
10 2 (4.17%) Subversion
11 1 (2.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (2.08%) Bower
11 1 (2.08%) FitNesse
11 1 (2.08%) Gradle
11 1 (2.08%) LoadUI
11 1 (2.08%) Maven
11 1 (2.08%) NuGet
11 1 (2.08%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 2 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Arabic Language
2 1 (2.08%) Games
2 1 (2.08%) Marketing
2 1 (2.08%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (95.83%) Developer
2 28 (58.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 12 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 10 (20.83%) UI Developer
5 9 (18.75%) Angular Developer
6 6 (12.50%) Web Developer
7 5 (10.42%) HTML CSS Developer
7 5 (10.42%) HTML Developer
8 4 (8.33%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 2 (4.17%) Web UI Developer
10 1 (2.08%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 1 (2.08%) Digital Developer
10 1 (2.08%) E-Commerce Developer
10 1 (2.08%) Full Stack Developer
10 1 (2.08%) Senior Developer
10 1 (2.08%) Senior JavaScript Developer
10 1 (2.08%) Software Engineer
10 1 (2.08%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (97.92%) HTML
2 45 (93.75%) CSS
3 38 (79.17%) HTML5
4 35 (72.92%) AngularJS
5 31 (64.58%) CSS3
6 27 (56.25%) LESS
7 21 (43.75%) Node.js
8 18 (37.50%) RESTful
9 16 (33.33%) Web Services
10 14 (29.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 11 (22.92%) jQuery
12 9 (18.75%) React
13 7 (14.58%) Ember.js
14 5 (10.42%) Backbone.js
14 5 (10.42%) Browserify
14 5 (10.42%) KnockoutJS
15 3 (6.25%) .NET
15 3 (6.25%) Angular 2
15 3 (6.25%) Compass CSS Framework
15 3 (6.25%) OOCSS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.17%) User Experience
2 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.08%) iPad
3 1 (2.08%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.08%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (62.50%) Front End Development
3 18 (37.50%) Scrum
4 17 (35.42%) TDD
5 15 (31.25%) OOP
5 15 (31.25%) Performance Testing
5 15 (31.25%) User Stories
6 14 (29.17%) Kanban
6 14 (29.17%) Pair Programming
7 13 (27.08%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (27.08%) Software Engineering
8 11 (22.92%) Wireframes
9 10 (20.83%) E-Commerce
9 10 (20.83%) Open Source
10 9 (18.75%) Web Development
11 7 (14.58%) Project Management
12 6 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (12.50%) High Availability
12 6 (12.50%) Release Management
12 6 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 39 (81.25%) JavaScript
2 3 (6.25%) Java
3 2 (4.17%) ECMAScript
3 2 (4.17%) ES6
4 1 (2.08%) C#
4 1 (2.08%) CoffeeScript
4 1 (2.08%) PHP
4 1 (2.08%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (2.08%) Adobe
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle