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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 56 49 65
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +16
Contract jobs citing Sass 11 25 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.29% 2.70% 0.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.39% 9.03% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 8
Median daily rate £325 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
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
204 277 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 23.89% 29.91% 29.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 229 195
Median daily rate £338 £375 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +0.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £20.39 - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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%) CSS
2 29 (96.67%) JavaScript
3 27 (90.00%) HTML
4 21 (70.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 18 (60.00%) Python
5 18 (60.00%) Git (software)
6 17 (56.67%) PostgreSQL
6 17 (56.67%) Web Design
7 16 (53.33%) Java
7 16 (53.33%) SQL
7 16 (53.33%) Open Source
7 16 (53.33%) MongoDB
7 16 (53.33%) NoSQL
7 16 (53.33%) Ruby
7 16 (53.33%) Ruby on Rails
7 16 (53.33%) Unit Testing
8 15 (50.00%) Data Migration
8 15 (50.00%) Visualisation
8 15 (50.00%) ETL
8 15 (50.00%) Migration
9 14 (46.67%) Security Cleared
10 13 (43.33%) Integration Testing
10 13 (43.33%) Web Development
10 13 (43.33%) Scala
10 13 (43.33%) RSpec
10 13 (43.33%) Mac OS X
10 13 (43.33%) Configuration Management
10 13 (43.33%) Subversion
10 13 (43.33%) HTTP
10 13 (43.33%) Unix

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 12 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.33%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (3.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.33%) InDesign
2 1 (3.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 13 (43.33%) GitHub
2 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (43.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (56.67%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (53.33%) MongoDB
2 16 (53.33%) NoSQL
3 13 (43.33%) Relational Database
4 4 (13.33%) MySQL
5 1 (3.33%) GIS
5 1 (3.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 18 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 13 (43.33%) Capybara
2 13 (43.33%) Cucumber
2 13 (43.33%) git-flow
2 13 (43.33%) JUnit
2 13 (43.33%) RSpec
2 13 (43.33%) Subversion
3 7 (23.33%) Grunt
4 5 (16.67%) gulp
5 3 (10.00%) webpack
Job Titles
1 29 (96.67%) Developer
2 12 (40.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 10 (33.33%) Ruby Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Angular Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Designer
5 1 (3.33%) Django Developer
5 1 (3.33%) HTML CSS Designer
5 1 (3.33%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (3.33%) HTML Developer
5 1 (3.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Lead Designer
5 1 (3.33%) Lead UX Designer
5 1 (3.33%) Python Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Python/Django Developer
5 1 (3.33%) UI Designer
5 1 (3.33%) UI/UX Designer
5 1 (3.33%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) CSS
2 27 (90.00%) HTML
3 16 (53.33%) Ruby on Rails
4 13 (43.33%) Dropwizard
5 12 (40.00%) HTML5
6 11 (36.67%) CSS3
7 7 (23.33%) AngularJS
7 7 (23.33%) Backbone.js
7 7 (23.33%) LESS
8 4 (13.33%) Ajax
8 4 (13.33%) JSON
9 3 (10.00%) Apache Cordova
9 3 (10.00%) Ember.js
9 3 (10.00%) jQuery
9 3 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (10.00%) React
10 1 (3.33%) Celery
10 1 (3.33%) Django
10 1 (3.33%) Node.js
10 1 (3.33%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 4 (13.33%) Social Media
3 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) Linux
1 13 (43.33%) Mac OS X
1 13 (43.33%) Unix
2 3 (10.00%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (70.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 17 (56.67%) Web Design
3 16 (53.33%) Open Source
3 16 (53.33%) Unit Testing
4 15 (50.00%) Data Migration
4 15 (50.00%) ETL
4 15 (50.00%) Migration
5 13 (43.33%) Configuration Management
5 13 (43.33%) Integration Testing
5 13 (43.33%) Web Development
6 12 (40.00%) Front End Development
7 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (13.33%) Infographics
8 4 (13.33%) OO
9 3 (10.00%) MVC
9 3 (10.00%) OOP
9 3 (10.00%) Web Accessibility
10 2 (6.67%) Analytics
11 1 (3.33%) Web Application Development
11 1 (3.33%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 29 (96.67%) JavaScript
2 18 (60.00%) Python
3 16 (53.33%) Java
3 16 (53.33%) Ruby
3 16 (53.33%) SQL
4 13 (43.33%) Scala
5 4 (13.33%) PHP
6 3 (10.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (46.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Adobe
2 3 (10.00%) Sitecore