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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
South West / Bristol
Rank 59 43 65
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +22
Contract jobs citing Sass 7 20 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.92% 2.44% 0.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.63% 8.85% 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 6
Median daily rate £356 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.78% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £350 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.92% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
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 Bristol region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
193 226 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 25.50% 27.63% 28.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 180 182
Median daily rate £375 £370 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 5
Median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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
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 20 January 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Sass.

1 19 (100.00%) HTML
1 19 (100.00%) CSS
2 18 (94.74%) JavaScript
3 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (57.89%) Front End Development
5 10 (52.63%) HTML5
5 10 (52.63%) Git (software)
6 8 (42.11%) jQuery
6 8 (42.11%) CSS3
7 6 (31.58%) Cucumber
7 6 (31.58%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (31.58%) LESS
7 6 (31.58%) AngularJS
7 6 (31.58%) Java
7 6 (31.58%) JUnit
8 5 (26.32%) MVC
8 5 (26.32%) Web Design
8 5 (26.32%) Python
8 5 (26.32%) Web Development
8 5 (26.32%) REST
8 5 (26.32%) Infographics
9 4 (21.05%) BDD
9 4 (21.05%) NoSQL
9 4 (21.05%) Social Media
9 4 (21.05%) Mockito
9 4 (21.05%) JSON
9 4 (21.05%) Spring MVC
9 4 (21.05%) Ajax
9 4 (21.05%) Spring
9 4 (21.05%) TDD

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 (15.79%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) GitHub
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (5.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) MySQL
1 4 (21.05%) NoSQL
2 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
2 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (52.63%) Git (software)
2 6 (31.58%) Cucumber
2 6 (31.58%) JUnit
3 4 (21.05%) Mockito
4 3 (15.79%) Maven
5 2 (10.53%) Capybara
5 2 (10.53%) git-flow
5 2 (10.53%) Grunt
5 2 (10.53%) RSpec
5 2 (10.53%) Subversion
6 1 (5.26%) Jasmine
6 1 (5.26%) Mocha
6 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
6 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (89.47%) Developer
2 10 (52.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 6 (31.58%) HTML Developer
3 6 (31.58%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (26.32%) HTML CSS Developer
5 4 (21.05%) Java Developer
6 3 (15.79%) Agile Developer
6 3 (15.79%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Drupal Developer
8 1 (5.26%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) CSS
1 19 (100.00%) HTML
2 10 (52.63%) HTML5
3 8 (42.11%) CSS3
3 8 (42.11%) jQuery
4 6 (31.58%) AngularJS
4 6 (31.58%) LESS
5 5 (26.32%) REST
6 4 (21.05%) Ajax
6 4 (21.05%) Hibernate
6 4 (21.05%) JSON
6 4 (21.05%) SOAP
6 4 (21.05%) Spring
6 4 (21.05%) Spring MVC
7 3 (15.79%) Backbone.js
7 3 (15.79%) JDBC
7 3 (15.79%) Node.js
8 2 (10.53%) Compass CSS Framework
8 2 (10.53%) Dropwizard
8 2 (10.53%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Social Media
2 3 (15.79%) W3C
3 2 (10.53%) Digital Media
3 2 (10.53%) Visualisation
4 1 (5.26%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
1 2 (10.53%) Mac OS X
1 2 (10.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) Front End Development
3 6 (31.58%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (26.32%) Infographics
4 5 (26.32%) MVC
4 5 (26.32%) Web Design
4 5 (26.32%) Web Development
5 4 (21.05%) BDD
5 4 (21.05%) TDD
5 4 (21.05%) Web Accessibility
6 3 (15.79%) Continuous Deployment
6 3 (15.79%) OO
6 3 (15.79%) Pair Programming
7 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
7 2 (10.53%) Integration Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Open Source
7 2 (10.53%) Scrum
7 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
8 1 (5.26%) CRUD
8 1 (5.26%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) JavaScript
2 6 (31.58%) Java
3 5 (26.32%) Python
4 4 (21.05%) PHP
4 4 (21.05%) SQL
5 2 (10.53%) Ruby
5 2 (10.53%) Scala
6 1 (5.26%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Adobe
2 1 (5.26%) Sitecore