The table below looks at the statistics for Sass skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sass over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 53 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs citing Sass 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.24% 1.33% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.83% 5.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £313 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 - £25.00
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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 Cardiff region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
120 100 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 28.71% 26.53% 14.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 76 32
Average daily rate £250 £300 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £199 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 £145.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-93.79% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.13 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.78% -

Sass
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Sass Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Sass
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Sass Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Sass
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) Backbone.js
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) LESS
3 1 (33.33%) Graceful Degradation
3 1 (33.33%) Scala
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Semantic HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) React
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) W3C
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) .NET

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) Backbone.js
3 1 (33.33%) LESS
3 1 (33.33%) Semantic HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) React
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Web Design
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) BDD
1 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (33.33%) Graceful Degradation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) Scala