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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 92 101 113
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +12
Contract jobs citing Sass 26 27 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.19% 1.09% 0.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.27% 5.44% 3.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 23 16
Median daily rate £375 £313 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £440 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £24.00 -
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
493 496 503
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 22.64% 20.03% 20.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 328 265
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 £275 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 3
Median hourly rate £46.00 £36.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.77% +89.47%
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 1 October 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 1 October 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
Bracknell -4 10 £500 +17.64%
Reading +14 7 £319 +6.25% 2
Wokingham - 1 £365 -
Sass
South East

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 31 (96.88%) HTML
2 30 (93.75%) CSS
3 28 (87.50%) HTML5
4 25 (78.13%) CSS3
5 23 (71.88%) LESS
5 23 (71.88%) JavaScript
6 22 (68.75%) Front End Development
7 21 (65.63%) AngularJS
8 20 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (56.25%) RESTful
10 17 (53.13%) Git (software)
11 16 (50.00%) Node.js
11 16 (50.00%) Web Services
12 15 (46.88%) TDD
13 13 (40.63%) Performance Testing
13 13 (40.63%) OOP
13 13 (40.63%) User Stories
13 13 (40.63%) Gatling
14 12 (37.50%) Pair Programming
15 11 (34.38%) E-Commerce
15 11 (34.38%) Kanban
16 10 (31.25%) Software Engineering
16 10 (31.25%) jQuery
16 10 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
17 9 (28.13%) Jenkins
18 8 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 8 (25.00%) AWS Lambda
18 8 (25.00%) Amazon Kinesis
18 8 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
18 8 (25.00%) 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 8 (25.00%) Confluence
2 3 (9.38%) CMS
3 2 (6.25%) WordPress
4 1 (3.13%) JBoss
4 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.13%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (25.00%) Amazon Kinesis
1 8 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 8 (25.00%) AWS Lambda
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.13%) Hazelcast
3 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.13%) MySQL
3 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.13%) Redis
3 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (53.13%) Git (software)
2 13 (40.63%) Gatling
3 9 (28.13%) Jenkins
4 8 (25.00%) JIRA
5 7 (21.88%) Grunt
6 3 (9.38%) gulp
6 3 (9.38%) Selenium
7 2 (6.25%) Capybara
7 2 (6.25%) Maven
7 2 (6.25%) Subversion
8 1 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (3.13%) Bower
8 1 (3.13%) FitNesse
8 1 (3.13%) Gradle
8 1 (3.13%) JBehave
8 1 (3.13%) LoadUI
8 1 (3.13%) Mockito
8 1 (3.13%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
1 2 (6.25%) Marketing
2 1 (3.13%) Games
2 1 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (93.75%) Developer
2 21 (65.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (21.88%) Angular Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (12.50%) Web Developer
5 3 (9.38%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Digital Developer
6 2 (6.25%) UI Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (3.13%) HTML CSS Developer
7 1 (3.13%) HTML Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (96.88%) HTML
2 30 (93.75%) CSS
3 28 (87.50%) HTML5
4 25 (78.13%) CSS3
5 23 (71.88%) LESS
6 21 (65.63%) AngularJS
7 18 (56.25%) RESTful
8 16 (50.00%) Node.js
8 16 (50.00%) Web Services
9 10 (31.25%) jQuery
10 7 (21.88%) React
11 6 (18.75%) Backbone.js
12 4 (12.50%) .NET
12 4 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 3 (9.38%) Compass CSS Framework
14 2 (6.25%) Angular 2
14 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
14 2 (6.25%) Ember.js
14 2 (6.25%) Kendo UI
14 2 (6.25%) OOCSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) User Experience
2 2 (6.25%) iPad
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (68.75%) Front End Development
2 20 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (46.88%) TDD
4 13 (40.63%) OOP
4 13 (40.63%) Performance Testing
4 13 (40.63%) User Stories
5 12 (37.50%) Pair Programming
6 11 (34.38%) E-Commerce
6 11 (34.38%) Kanban
7 10 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (31.25%) Software Engineering
8 8 (25.00%) Scrum
9 7 (21.88%) Web Development
10 4 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (12.50%) High Availability
10 4 (12.50%) MVC
10 4 (12.50%) Open Source
10 4 (12.50%) Release Management
10 4 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
11 3 (9.38%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 23 (71.88%) JavaScript
2 3 (9.38%) Java
3 1 (3.13%) C#
3 1 (3.13%) CoffeeScript
3 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Adobe
2 1 (3.13%) IBM
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
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