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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank - 36 46
Contract jobs citing Sass 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff - 0.37% 0.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.12% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate - £350 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 -
Sass
South Wales

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
167 89 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 45.75% 33.09% 33.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 61 84
Average daily rate £388 £350 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £415 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £32.50 £30.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

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