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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 116 101 108
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +7
Contract jobs citing Sass 7 22 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.29% 0.85% 0.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.49% 4.40% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 7
Median daily rate £365 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.73% +12.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £180 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £488 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
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
470 500 531
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 19.65% 19.41% 21.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 320 254
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 7 4
Median hourly rate £16.06 £30.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.48% +57.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.35 £25.00 £17.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £37.00 £25.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%

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 26 July 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 +5 4 £375 +9.09% 2
Sass
South East

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 20 (100.00%) HTML
2 19 (95.00%) JavaScript
3 18 (90.00%) CSS
4 13 (65.00%) HTML5
4 13 (65.00%) Front End Development
5 11 (55.00%) LESS
6 10 (50.00%) CSS3
7 8 (40.00%) AngularJS
7 8 (40.00%) Git (software)
7 8 (40.00%) jQuery
7 8 (40.00%) MVC
8 7 (35.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (35.00%) User Experience
9 6 (30.00%) Backbone.js
9 6 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (30.00%) .NET
10 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (20.00%) Web Development
11 4 (20.00%) RESTful
11 4 (20.00%) Data Protection
11 4 (20.00%) Web Services
11 4 (20.00%) Ember.js
12 3 (15.00%) gulp
12 3 (15.00%) Grunt
12 3 (15.00%) Kendo UI
12 3 (15.00%) Linux
12 3 (15.00%) Photoshop
12 3 (15.00%) CMS
13 2 (10.00%) Finance
13 2 (10.00%) Subversion

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 3 (15.00%) CMS
2 2 (10.00%) Confluence
3 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (5.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (15.00%) Grunt
2 3 (15.00%) gulp
3 2 (10.00%) Jasmine
3 2 (10.00%) JIRA
3 2 (10.00%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (10.00%) Maven
3 2 (10.00%) Subversion
4 1 (5.00%) Capybara
4 1 (5.00%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.00%) Mocha
4 1 (5.00%) RSpec
4 1 (5.00%) Selenium
4 1 (5.00%) webpack
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (65.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (20.00%) Angular Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Digital Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Junior
4 2 (10.00%) Junior Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (10.00%) Junior Web Developer
4 2 (10.00%) UI Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Python Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) HTML
2 18 (90.00%) CSS
3 13 (65.00%) HTML5
4 11 (55.00%) LESS
5 10 (50.00%) CSS3
6 8 (40.00%) AngularJS
6 8 (40.00%) jQuery
7 6 (30.00%) .NET
7 6 (30.00%) Backbone.js
7 6 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (20.00%) Ember.js
8 4 (20.00%) RESTful
8 4 (20.00%) Web Services
9 3 (15.00%) Kendo UI
10 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
10 2 (10.00%) Angular 2
10 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (10.00%) Node.js
10 2 (10.00%) OOCSS
10 2 (10.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) User Experience
2 2 (10.00%) iPad
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Front End Development
2 8 (40.00%) MVC
3 7 (35.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (20.00%) Data Protection
5 4 (20.00%) Web Development
6 2 (10.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 2 (10.00%) Cross-Browser Development
6 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (10.00%) Kanban
6 2 (10.00%) Mobile First
6 2 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) SDLC
6 2 (10.00%) Wireframes
7 1 (5.00%) Analytics
7 1 (5.00%) Content Development
7 1 (5.00%) OO
7 1 (5.00%) Scrum
7 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.00%) Java
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) ES6
3 1 (5.00%) Python
3 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Adobe
1 2 (10.00%) Twitter
2 1 (5.00%) IBM