The table below looks at the statistics for Sass skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sass over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 62 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Contract jobs citing Sass 3 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.40% 1.44% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.78% 5.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £250
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Sass
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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
169 139 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 22.30% 25.05% 33.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 85 99
Average daily rate £340 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £455 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 11
Average hourly rate £17.00 - £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

Sass
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sass across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sass across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Sass Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Sass also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Sass.

1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) CSS3
3 4 (66.67%) jQuery
3 4 (66.67%) LESS
4 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (50.00%) HTML5
4 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (50.00%) PHP
5 2 (33.33%) OO
5 2 (33.33%) Workflow
5 2 (33.33%) CMS
5 2 (33.33%) Semantic HTML
5 2 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (16.67%) Jasmine
6 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
6 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (16.67%) Marionette.js
6 1 (16.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 1 (16.67%) JSON
6 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 1 (16.67%) WordPress
6 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (16.67%) Sitecore
6 1 (16.67%) Web Accessibility

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Sass also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Sass. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (16.67%) WordPress
2 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (16.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 1 (16.67%) Google App Engine
1 1 (16.67%) PaaS
1 1 (16.67%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Jasmine
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Front-End Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) CSS Developer
4 1 (16.67%) HTML Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) CSS3
3 4 (66.67%) jQuery
3 4 (66.67%) LESS
4 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (50.00%) HTML5
5 2 (33.33%) Semantic HTML
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (16.67%) Marionette.js
6 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 1 (16.67%) JSON
6 1 (16.67%) REST
6 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
6 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (16.67%) Ajax
6 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) OO
1 2 (33.33%) Workflow
1 2 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Web Accessibility
2 1 (16.67%) Web Design
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) Scala
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Sitecore
1 1 (16.67%) Google
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe