The table below looks at the statistics for Sass skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sass over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank - - 69
Contract jobs citing Sass 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £353 £346
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £48.51 -
Sass
North 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 Cheshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
159 239 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.91% 23.90% 22.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 168 101
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 5
Median hourly rate - £17.33 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -50.48%
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 Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Sass
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Sass Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Sass.

1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 7 (87.50%) Front End Development
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
4 4 (50.00%) gulp
4 4 (50.00%) User Experience
5 3 (37.50%) LESS
5 3 (37.50%) Web Development
5 3 (37.50%) jQuery
6 2 (25.00%) HTML5
6 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
6 2 (25.00%) CSS3
6 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (25.00%) Wireframes
6 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
7 1 (12.50%) SDLC
7 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 1 (12.50%) Internet
7 1 (12.50%) XML
7 1 (12.50%) PHP
7 1 (12.50%) .NET
7 1 (12.50%) MySQL
7 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
7 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
7 1 (12.50%) Finance
7 1 (12.50%) TDD
7 1 (12.50%) Banking

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
2 4 (50.00%) gulp
3 1 (12.50%) Jasmine
3 1 (12.50%) JIRA
3 1 (12.50%) PHPUnit
3 1 (12.50%) QUnit
3 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (37.50%) HTML CSS Developer
4 3 (37.50%) HTML Developer
5 2 (25.00%) UI Developer
5 2 (25.00%) Web Developer
6 1 (12.50%) Agile Developer
6 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
6 1 (12.50%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) jQuery
2 3 (37.50%) LESS
3 2 (25.00%) CSS3
3 2 (25.00%) HTML5
3 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 1 (12.50%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (12.50%) JSON
4 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Front End Development
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Web Development
4 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (25.00%) Wireframes
5 1 (12.50%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft