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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
London / City of London
Rank 120 124 151
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +27
Contract jobs citing Sass 36 26 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.24% 0.87% 0.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.36% 2.68% 2.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 21 26
Median daily rate £425 £440 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.40% +17.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £625 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -

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
1073 970 1524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 36.90% 32.33% 30.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 894 805 1227
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 3
Median hourly rate - £52.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +169.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017, 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 97 (97.98%) CSS
2 94 (94.95%) HTML
3 92 (92.93%) JavaScript
4 56 (56.57%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (55.56%) HTML5
6 54 (54.55%) LESS
7 50 (50.51%) CSS3
8 46 (46.46%) React
9 44 (44.44%) AngularJS
10 43 (43.43%) Node.js
11 34 (34.34%) gulp
12 33 (33.33%) Front End Development
13 31 (31.31%) Grunt
14 29 (29.29%) TDD
14 29 (29.29%) Responsive Web Design
15 27 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 25 (25.25%) webpack
17 24 (24.24%) jQuery
18 23 (23.23%) Git (software)
18 23 (23.23%) Backbone.js
18 23 (23.23%) REST
19 22 (22.22%) User Experience
20 21 (21.21%) Web Development
20 21 (21.21%) Web Design
20 21 (21.21%) MVC
21 20 (20.20%) Scrum
21 20 (20.20%) JSON
21 20 (20.20%) Jasmine
22 18 (18.18%) ES6
22 18 (18.18%) PHP

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 4 (4.04%) CMS
1 4 (4.04%) Drupal
2 2 (2.02%) WordPress
3 1 (1.01%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.01%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.01%) concrete5
3 1 (1.01%) Confluence
3 1 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (3.03%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Magento
2 1 (1.01%) OpenCart
2 1 (1.01%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.01%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.11%) HTTP
2 9 (9.09%) DNS
2 9 (9.09%) SSL
3 1 (1.01%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.03%) SQL Server
1 3 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.02%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.02%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.01%) MariaDB
3 1 (1.01%) MySQL
3 1 (1.01%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 34 (34.34%) gulp
2 31 (31.31%) Grunt
3 25 (25.25%) webpack
4 23 (23.23%) Git (software)
5 20 (20.20%) Jasmine
6 17 (17.17%) Selenium
7 15 (15.15%) Bower
8 12 (12.12%) Karma Test Runner
9 11 (11.11%) Cucumber
10 10 (10.10%) Protractor
11 9 (9.09%) JSHint
11 9 (9.09%) Maven
11 9 (9.09%) QUnit
12 8 (8.08%) Babel
12 8 (8.08%) WebDriver
13 6 (6.06%) Mocha
14 3 (3.03%) Bitbucket
14 3 (3.03%) Jenkins
14 3 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
14 3 (3.03%) Yeoman
General
1 11 (11.11%) Finance
2 6 (6.06%) Marketing
3 4 (4.04%) Banking
4 3 (3.03%) Advertising
4 3 (3.03%) Games
4 3 (3.03%) Retail
5 1 (1.01%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.01%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 90 (90.91%) Developer
2 37 (37.37%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 30 (30.30%) JavaScript Developer
4 20 (20.20%) Senior Developer
5 14 (14.14%) Web Developer
6 12 (12.12%) Full Stack Developer
7 11 (11.11%) Angular Developer
7 11 (11.11%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 10 (10.10%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 10 (10.10%) HTML Developer
9 9 (9.09%) UI Developer
10 6 (6.06%) Web UI Developer
11 5 (5.05%) HTML CSS Developer
11 5 (5.05%) JavaScript Engineer
11 5 (5.05%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 5 (5.05%) Senior Full Stack Developer
12 4 (4.04%) Lead Developer
13 3 (3.03%) Drupal Developer
14 2 (2.02%) Node.js Developer
14 2 (2.02%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (97.98%) CSS
2 94 (94.95%) HTML
3 55 (55.56%) HTML5
4 54 (54.55%) LESS
5 50 (50.51%) CSS3
6 46 (46.46%) React
7 44 (44.44%) AngularJS
8 43 (43.43%) Node.js
9 27 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 24 (24.24%) jQuery
11 23 (23.23%) Backbone.js
11 23 (23.23%) REST
12 20 (20.20%) JSON
13 16 (16.16%) RESTful
14 15 (15.15%) Ajax
15 13 (13.13%) Redux
16 11 (11.11%) Ember.js
17 9 (9.09%) Compass CSS Framework
17 9 (9.09%) DOM
17 9 (9.09%) JSLint
Miscellaneous
1 22 (22.22%) User Experience
2 10 (10.10%) Graphic Design
3 6 (6.06%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.03%) Minimum Viable Product
6 2 (2.02%) Blog
6 2 (2.02%) NHS
6 2 (2.02%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.01%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.01%) Equities
7 1 (1.01%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.01%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.01%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.03%) Windows
1 3 (3.03%) Windows Server
1 3 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (2.02%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.01%) Linux
3 1 (1.01%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (56.57%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 29 (29.29%) Responsive Web Design
3 29 (29.29%) TDD
4 21 (21.21%) MVC
4 21 (21.21%) Web Design
4 21 (21.21%) Web Development
5 20 (20.20%) Scrum
6 15 (15.15%) BDD
6 15 (15.15%) OO
7 14 (14.14%) Pair Programming
8 11 (11.11%) Progressive Enhancement
9 10 (10.10%) Unit Testing
10 9 (9.09%) Web Application Development
11 8 (8.08%) E-Commerce
12 7 (7.07%) Dependency Management
13 6 (6.06%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
13 6 (6.06%) OOP
13 6 (6.06%) Software Engineering
13 6 (6.06%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 92 (92.93%) JavaScript
2 18 (18.18%) ES6
2 18 (18.18%) PHP
3 11 (11.11%) Java
4 6 (6.06%) C#
5 3 (3.03%) Ruby
5 3 (3.03%) TypeScript
6 1 (1.01%) Go
6 1 (1.01%) Python
6 1 (1.01%) Scala
6 1 (1.01%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.01%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.02%) QA
2 1 (1.01%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.01%) WAI
Systems Management
1 1 (1.01%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 1 (1.01%) Adobe
1 1 (1.01%) hybris
1 1 (1.01%) SAP
1 1 (1.01%) Sencha
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