The table below looks at the statistics for Sass skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sass over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 29 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Contract jobs citing Sass 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 0.68% 1.13% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.28% 3.03% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - £25.00
Sass
East Sussex

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 Brighton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
78 99 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 53.06% 37.36% 37.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 58 32
Average daily rate £350 £290 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £175 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

Sass
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sass across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Sass Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Sass
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Sass Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 16 (100.00%) HTML
1 16 (100.00%) CSS
1 16 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
3 14 (87.50%) jQuery
4 13 (81.25%) HTML5
5 11 (68.75%) PHP
5 11 (68.75%) Grunt
6 9 (56.25%) GitHub
6 9 (56.25%) Web Development
7 8 (50.00%) Shell Script
7 8 (50.00%) Photoshop
7 8 (50.00%) Bower
7 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
7 8 (50.00%) nginx
7 8 (50.00%) gulp
7 8 (50.00%) ES6
8 7 (43.75%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
8 7 (43.75%) OOCSS
9 5 (31.25%) CSS3
10 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
11 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
12 2 (12.50%) Zend
12 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (12.50%) LESS
13 1 (6.25%) User Experience
13 1 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
13 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
13 1 (6.25%) Backbone.js
13 1 (6.25%) Twitter

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 8 (50.00%) nginx
2 1 (6.25%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 9 (56.25%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 11 (68.75%) Grunt
2 8 (50.00%) Bower
2 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (50.00%) gulp
3 1 (6.25%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (93.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 12 (75.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 12 (75.00%) HTML Developer
3 12 (75.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (12.50%) PHP Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Mac Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) CSS
1 16 (100.00%) HTML
2 14 (87.50%) jQuery
3 13 (81.25%) HTML5
4 7 (43.75%) OOCSS
5 5 (31.25%) CSS3
6 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 2 (12.50%) LESS
7 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (6.25%) Backbone.js
8 1 (6.25%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 9 (56.25%) Web Development
3 7 (43.75%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
2 11 (68.75%) PHP
3 8 (50.00%) ES6
3 8 (50.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Zend
2 1 (6.25%) Twitter