The table below looks at the statistics for Sass skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sass over the 3 months to 27 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 80 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Sass 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.20% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.69% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -
Sass
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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 Cheshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
289 159 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 29.10% 19.85% 22.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 91 77
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £420 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 2
Average hourly rate £16.16 £43.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.85% +45.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -

Sass
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sass across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Grunt
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (25.00%) Sphinx
4 1 (25.00%) Node.js
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) Jasmine
4 1 (25.00%) GitHub
4 1 (25.00%) Capybara
4 1 (25.00%) LESS
4 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (25.00%) Vagrant
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) JUnit
4 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (25.00%) Subversion
4 1 (25.00%) Ruby

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) ColdFusion
1 1 (25.00%) Node.js
1 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (25.00%) Railo
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Grunt
2 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (25.00%) Jasmine
3 1 (25.00%) Capybara
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) JUnit
3 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) PhantomJS
3 1 (25.00%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (25.00%) Bower
3 1 (25.00%) CasperJS
3 1 (25.00%) RSpec
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) ColdFusion Developer
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Front-End Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) Memcached
4 1 (25.00%) Sphinx
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) LESS
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) SVG
4 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (25.00%) Fusebox
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Benchmarking
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Vagrant