The table below looks at the statistics for Sass skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol 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 52 71 63
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -8
Contract jobs citing Sass 19 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.14% 0.22% 1.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.12% 0.92% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 1 8
Median daily rate £325 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £425 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £425 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £24.00 -
Sass
South West

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 Bristol region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
267 218 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 30.14% 24.28% 27.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 176 182
Median daily rate £363 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Median hourly rate £35.00 £9.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+288.88% -81.05%
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 Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol 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 Bristol

Sass
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Sass Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Sass
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sass across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Sass Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Sass
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Sass across the Bristol region.

Sass Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

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 Bristol region with a requirement for Sass.

1 30 (100.00%) HTML
1 30 (100.00%) CSS
2 28 (93.33%) JavaScript
3 20 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (63.33%) Front End Development
5 18 (60.00%) HTML5
6 16 (53.33%) CSS3
7 13 (43.33%) Responsive Web Design
8 12 (40.00%) Git (software)
9 11 (36.67%) jQuery
9 11 (36.67%) AngularJS
10 9 (30.00%) PHP
10 9 (30.00%) Python
10 9 (30.00%) LESS
11 8 (26.67%) Adobe
11 8 (26.67%) Web Design
11 8 (26.67%) Grunt
11 8 (26.67%) Web Development
12 7 (23.33%) Backbone.js
12 7 (23.33%) MySQL
12 7 (23.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 6 (20.00%) JUnit
13 6 (20.00%) Java
13 6 (20.00%) OOP
13 6 (20.00%) Ajax
13 6 (20.00%) Cucumber
13 6 (20.00%) JSON
14 5 (16.67%) Web Accessibility
14 5 (16.67%) Visualisation
14 5 (16.67%) Open Source

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 3 (10.00%) CMS
1 3 (10.00%) Drupal
1 3 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (6.67%) Apache
2 2 (6.67%) IIS
2 2 (6.67%) Moodle
2 2 (6.67%) nginx
2 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (3.33%) InDesign
3 1 (3.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) GitHub
2 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) MySQL
2 5 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 4 (13.33%) NoSQL
3 4 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
4 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.33%) Redis
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (26.67%) Grunt
3 6 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 6 (20.00%) JUnit
4 3 (10.00%) Capybara
4 3 (10.00%) git-flow
4 3 (10.00%) gulp
4 3 (10.00%) Maven
4 3 (10.00%) Mockito
4 3 (10.00%) RSpec
4 3 (10.00%) Subversion
5 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
6 1 (3.33%) Jasmine
6 1 (3.33%) Mocha
6 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (10.00%) Marketing
2 2 (6.67%) Automotive
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 28 (93.33%) Developer
2 18 (60.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (16.67%) HTML Developer
3 5 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Digital Developer
4 4 (13.33%) HTML CSS Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Agile Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Agile Java Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Django Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Drupal Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Lead Designer
7 1 (3.33%) Lead UX Designer
7 1 (3.33%) Python Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Python/Django Developer
7 1 (3.33%) UI Designer
7 1 (3.33%) UI/UX Designer
7 1 (3.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) CSS
1 30 (100.00%) HTML
2 18 (60.00%) HTML5
3 16 (53.33%) CSS3
4 11 (36.67%) AngularJS
4 11 (36.67%) jQuery
5 9 (30.00%) LESS
6 7 (23.33%) Backbone.js
7 6 (20.00%) Ajax
7 6 (20.00%) JSON
8 5 (16.67%) .NET
8 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET
8 5 (16.67%) Compass CSS Framework
9 4 (13.33%) REST
10 3 (10.00%) Dropwizard
10 3 (10.00%) JDBC
10 3 (10.00%) Node.js
10 3 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
10 3 (10.00%) SOAP
10 3 (10.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Social Media
1 5 (16.67%) Visualisation
2 3 (10.00%) User Experience
2 3 (10.00%) W3C
3 2 (6.67%) Digital Media
3 2 (6.67%) e-Learning
3 2 (6.67%) SCORM
4 1 (3.33%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Linux
2 3 (10.00%) Mac OS X
2 3 (10.00%) Unix
3 2 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (63.33%) Front End Development
3 13 (43.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 8 (26.67%) Web Design
4 8 (26.67%) Web Development
5 6 (20.00%) OOP
6 5 (16.67%) Infographics
6 5 (16.67%) MVC
6 5 (16.67%) OO
6 5 (16.67%) Open Source
6 5 (16.67%) Web Accessibility
7 3 (10.00%) BDD
7 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (10.00%) Data Migration
7 3 (10.00%) ETL
7 3 (10.00%) Integration Testing
7 3 (10.00%) Migration
7 3 (10.00%) Scrum
7 3 (10.00%) TDD
7 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (93.33%) JavaScript
2 9 (30.00%) PHP
2 9 (30.00%) Python
3 6 (20.00%) Java
4 5 (16.67%) SQL
5 3 (10.00%) C#
5 3 (10.00%) Ruby
5 3 (10.00%) Scala
6 2 (6.67%) ActionScript
6 2 (6.67%) ActionScript 3.0
7 1 (3.33%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Adobe
2 4 (13.33%) Sitecore
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft