The table below looks at the statistics for Sass skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sass over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 63 69 61
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Contract jobs citing Sass 3 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.38% 0.25% 0.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.78% 1.01% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £325 £313 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +13.63%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
Sass
West Midlands

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 Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
169 198 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 21.39% 24.32% 25.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 145 104
Median daily rate £350 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £9.00 £17.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.05% -52.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

Sass
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham 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 Birmingham

Sass
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Sass Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Sass.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Web Development
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Pair Programming
3 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
3 2 (50.00%) Grunt
3 2 (50.00%) User Experience
3 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (50.00%) gulp
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile First
4 1 (25.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 1 (25.00%) Material Design
4 1 (25.00%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
4 1 (25.00%) Market Research
4 1 (25.00%) Information Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) NHS
4 1 (25.00%) CMS
4 1 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax
4 1 (25.00%) Google

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (25.00%) CMS
1 1 (25.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Grunt
2 2 (50.00%) gulp
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (50.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Designer
3 1 (25.00%) Lead Designer
3 1 (25.00%) Lead UX Designer
3 1 (25.00%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) Material Design
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
3 1 (25.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 1 (25.00%) Information Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Market Research
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile First
3 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Google
Birmingham
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