The table below looks at the statistics for Sass skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sass over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 100 157 183
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +26
Contract jobs citing Sass 65 41 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.86% 0.75% 0.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.72% 2.51% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 24 25
Median daily rate £425 £360 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% -7.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £269 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £511 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £27.37 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
Sass
London

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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1136 1634 1872
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 32.56% 29.77% 29.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 964 1292 1421
Median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 3
Median hourly rate £22.00 £19.72 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.59% -51.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.52 £17.65 £37.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.94 £60.00 £190.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

Sass
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 the City of London

Sass
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Sass Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Sass
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sass across the City of London region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Sass Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 City of London region with a requirement for Sass.

1 93 (96.88%) CSS
2 87 (90.63%) JavaScript
3 84 (87.50%) HTML
4 59 (61.46%) Agile Software Development
5 57 (59.38%) HTML5
5 57 (59.38%) AngularJS
6 51 (53.13%) Front End Development
7 47 (48.96%) CSS3
8 45 (46.88%) Node.js
9 38 (39.58%) Git (software)
10 36 (37.50%) LESS
11 35 (36.46%) jQuery
12 31 (32.29%) React
13 30 (31.25%) gulp
14 29 (30.21%) TDD
15 28 (29.17%) Backbone.js
16 25 (26.04%) User Experience
17 24 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 23 (23.96%) BDD
19 22 (22.92%) Grunt
20 19 (19.79%) MVC
20 19 (19.79%) Scrum
21 18 (18.75%) RESTful
22 16 (16.67%) RequireJS
23 15 (15.63%) Progressive Enhancement
23 15 (15.63%) OO
24 14 (14.58%) PHP
24 14 (14.58%) .NET
24 14 (14.58%) Web Development
25 13 (13.54%) Responsive Web Design

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 45 (46.88%) Node.js
2 9 (9.38%) CMS
3 4 (4.17%) IIS
3 4 (4.17%) WordPress
4 3 (3.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (2.08%) Apache
5 2 (2.08%) nginx
6 1 (1.04%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.04%) ColdFusion
6 1 (1.04%) Drupal
6 1 (1.04%) ExpressionEngine
6 1 (1.04%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.04%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.04%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.04%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.04%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (9.38%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.13%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.04%) GIMP
3 1 (1.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.08%) GitHub
1 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.04%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.04%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (1.04%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.04%) Bluemix
2 1 (1.04%) Office 365
2 1 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.25%) HTTP
2 4 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.25%) MySQL
2 5 (5.21%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.17%) MongoDB
3 4 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.13%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.08%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.04%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.04%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.04%) Datomic
6 1 (1.04%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.04%) Redis
Development Applications
1 38 (39.58%) Git (software)
2 30 (31.25%) gulp
3 22 (22.92%) Grunt
4 12 (12.50%) Jasmine
5 10 (10.42%) Cucumber
5 10 (10.42%) Karma Test Runner
5 10 (10.42%) Mocha
6 9 (9.38%) WebDriver
7 8 (8.33%) Selenium
8 6 (6.25%) PhantomJS
9 5 (5.21%) Jenkins
9 5 (5.21%) JIRA
9 5 (5.21%) Protractor
10 4 (4.17%) Subversion
10 4 (4.17%) Visual Studio
11 3 (3.13%) Bower
11 3 (3.13%) Mercurial
11 3 (3.13%) Sinon.JS
12 2 (2.08%) Vagrant
13 1 (1.04%) webpack
General
1 13 (13.54%) Finance
2 5 (5.21%) Publishing
3 3 (3.13%) Banking
4 2 (2.08%) Arabic Language
4 2 (2.08%) Legal
4 2 (2.08%) Marketing
5 1 (1.04%) Interactive Media
5 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 92 (95.83%) Developer
2 50 (52.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 34 (35.42%) JavaScript Developer
4 27 (28.13%) Senior Developer
5 14 (14.58%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 10 (10.42%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 9 (9.38%) HTML Developer
7 9 (9.38%) Node.js Developer
8 8 (8.33%) HTML CSS Developer
9 5 (5.21%) Full Stack Developer
9 5 (5.21%) Lead Developer
10 4 (4.17%) Angular Developer
10 4 (4.17%) Digital Developer
11 3 (3.13%) Creative Developer
11 3 (3.13%) PHP Developer
11 3 (3.13%) Web Developer
11 3 (3.13%) WordPress Developer
12 2 (2.08%) .NET Developer
12 2 (2.08%) .NET Web Developer
12 2 (2.08%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (96.88%) CSS
2 84 (87.50%) HTML
3 57 (59.38%) AngularJS
3 57 (59.38%) HTML5
4 47 (48.96%) CSS3
5 36 (37.50%) LESS
6 35 (36.46%) jQuery
7 31 (32.29%) React
8 28 (29.17%) Backbone.js
9 24 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 18 (18.75%) RESTful
11 16 (16.67%) RequireJS
12 14 (14.58%) .NET
13 9 (9.38%) Ember.js
13 9 (9.38%) Web Services
14 7 (7.29%) Spring
15 6 (6.25%) Ajax
15 6 (6.25%) JSON
15 6 (6.25%) Semantic HTML
15 6 (6.25%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (26.04%) User Experience
2 5 (5.21%) W3C
3 4 (4.17%) Fintech
3 4 (4.17%) New Media
4 2 (2.08%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.04%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.04%) iPad
5 1 (1.04%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.04%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.04%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.38%) Linux
2 3 (3.13%) Unix
3 2 (2.08%) Android
3 2 (2.08%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.08%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.04%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.04%) Windows
4 1 (1.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (61.46%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (53.13%) Front End Development
3 29 (30.21%) TDD
4 23 (23.96%) BDD
5 19 (19.79%) MVC
5 19 (19.79%) Scrum
6 15 (15.63%) OO
6 15 (15.63%) Progressive Enhancement
7 14 (14.58%) Web Development
8 13 (13.54%) Pair Programming
8 13 (13.54%) Responsive Web Design
9 9 (9.38%) E-Commerce
10 6 (6.25%) Configuration Management
10 6 (6.25%) Integration Testing
11 5 (5.21%) Content Management
12 4 (4.17%) Automated Testing
12 4 (4.17%) Change Management
12 4 (4.17%) DevOps
12 4 (4.17%) Unit Testing
12 4 (4.17%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 87 (90.63%) JavaScript
2 14 (14.58%) PHP
3 9 (9.38%) C#
3 9 (9.38%) Java
4 8 (8.33%) Python
4 8 (8.33%) SQL
5 5 (5.21%) ES6
5 5 (5.21%) Ruby
6 4 (4.17%) VBScript
7 3 (3.13%) ECMAScript
8 2 (2.08%) Go
9 1 (1.04%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.04%) C++
9 1 (1.04%) Clojure
9 1 (1.04%) Erlang
9 1 (1.04%) Perl
9 1 (1.04%) Scala
9 1 (1.04%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (2.08%) Degree
1 2 (2.08%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.04%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.04%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.17%) WCAG
2 1 (1.04%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.04%) WAI
System Software
1 3 (3.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (4.17%) Adobe
1 4 (4.17%) RedDot
2 3 (3.13%) Twitter
3 1 (1.04%) Akamai
3 1 (1.04%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.04%) EPiServer
3 1 (1.04%) Google
3 1 (1.04%) hybris
3 1 (1.04%) IBM
3 1 (1.04%) Sencha
3 1 (1.04%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.04%) Sun
3 1 (1.04%) Zend
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £575 per day + negotiable
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago