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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 55 59 52
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Contract jobs citing Sass 4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.61% 0.16% 0.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.01% 0.73% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Median daily rate £320 £240 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £240 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £240 £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -

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
199 137 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 30.47% 21.31% 19.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 91 76
Median daily rate £375 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

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
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 24 February 2017.

Sass Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 9 (100.00%) CSS
2 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
3 6 (66.67%) CSS3
3 6 (66.67%) gulp
4 5 (55.56%) Grunt
5 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
5 4 (44.44%) HTML5
5 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (44.44%) Scrum
5 4 (44.44%) jQuery
5 4 (44.44%) LESS
5 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
6 3 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (33.33%) Web Development
6 3 (33.33%) PHP
6 3 (33.33%) Node.js
7 2 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (22.22%) Progressive Enhancement
7 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (22.22%) DOM
7 2 (22.22%) Retail
7 2 (22.22%) C#
7 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 2 (22.22%) Validation
7 2 (22.22%) Slack
7 2 (22.22%) Virtual Team
7 2 (22.22%) User Experience
7 2 (22.22%) React

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 (11.11%) CMS
1 1 (11.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Slack
2 1 (11.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
1 1 (11.11%) Network Security
1 1 (11.11%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) DocumentDB
1 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) gulp
2 5 (55.56%) Grunt
3 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
4 1 (11.11%) Bower
4 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
4 1 (11.11%) Jasmine
4 1 (11.11%) Mocha
4 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
4 1 (11.11%) webpack
4 1 (11.11%) Yeoman
General
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
2 3 (33.33%) UI Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Angular Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (22.22%) HTML CSS Developer
3 2 (22.22%) HTML Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Development Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Magento Developer
4 1 (11.11%) PHP Developer
4 1 (11.11%) PHP Magento Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Web UI Developer
4 1 (11.11%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
2 8 (88.89%) HTML
3 6 (66.67%) CSS3
4 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
4 4 (44.44%) HTML5
4 4 (44.44%) jQuery
4 4 (44.44%) LESS
5 3 (33.33%) Node.js
5 3 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (22.22%) DOM
6 2 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (22.22%) React
7 1 (11.11%) Ajax
7 1 (11.11%) Behat
7 1 (11.11%) Compass CSS Framework
7 1 (11.11%) JSON
7 1 (11.11%) RESTful
7 1 (11.11%) Semantic HTML
7 1 (11.11%) Twig
7 1 (11.11%) Web Components
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) User Experience
1 2 (22.22%) Virtual Team
2 1 (11.11%) Digital Media
2 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Scrum
2 3 (33.33%) Web Development
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (22.22%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 2 (22.22%) Front End Development
3 2 (22.22%) Progressive Enhancement
3 2 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (22.22%) Validation
4 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
4 1 (11.11%) BDD
4 1 (11.11%) Content Management
4 1 (11.11%) Cross-Browser Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile First
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Web Accessibility
4 1 (11.11%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) PHP
3 2 (22.22%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) ES6
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) WAI
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft