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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 109 182 176
Rank change year-on-year
+73 -6
Contract jobs citing Sass 57 34 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.68% 0.57% 0.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.64% 1.90% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 22 16
Median daily rate £410 £349 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.56% -24.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £273 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £543 £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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
1228 1785 1710
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 36.11% 30.16% 29.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1053 1457 1276
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £615 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 10
Median hourly rate £20.00 £24.23 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.45% -46.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.94%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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.

1 114 (93.44%) JavaScript
2 113 (92.62%) CSS
3 110 (90.16%) HTML
4 83 (68.03%) HTML5
5 77 (63.11%) AngularJS
6 72 (59.02%) Agile Software Development
7 71 (58.20%) CSS3
8 67 (54.92%) Node.js
9 61 (50.00%) LESS
10 54 (44.26%) Front End Development
11 53 (43.44%) gulp
12 51 (41.80%) Git (software)
13 49 (40.16%) jQuery
14 47 (38.52%) Grunt
15 39 (31.97%) React
15 39 (31.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 38 (31.15%) Backbone.js
17 37 (30.33%) TDD
18 35 (28.69%) User Experience
19 33 (27.05%) Scrum
20 32 (26.23%) Web Development
21 29 (23.77%) Responsive Web Design
22 27 (22.13%) BDD
23 21 (17.21%) RESTful
23 21 (17.21%) CMS
23 21 (17.21%) OOP
23 21 (17.21%) Ajax
24 18 (14.75%) PHP
25 17 (13.93%) OO
25 17 (13.93%) REST

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 21 (17.21%) CMS
2 3 (2.46%) WordPress
3 2 (1.64%) Apache
3 2 (1.64%) Drupal
3 2 (1.64%) IIS
3 2 (1.64%) nginx
4 1 (0.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.82%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.82%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (6.56%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.46%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.82%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.82%) GIMP
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.46%) GitHub
2 2 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.64%) Bluemix
3 1 (0.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.82%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.56%) HTTP
2 4 (3.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.10%) MongoDB
1 5 (4.10%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.28%) MySQL
3 3 (2.46%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.64%) DB2
4 2 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.64%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.82%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.82%) Big Data
5 1 (0.82%) Redis
Development Applications
1 53 (43.44%) gulp
2 51 (41.80%) Git (software)
3 47 (38.52%) Grunt
4 17 (13.93%) Bower
5 12 (9.84%) Jasmine
6 11 (9.02%) Karma Test Runner
7 10 (8.20%) Cucumber
7 10 (8.20%) Mocha
8 9 (7.38%) Selenium
9 8 (6.56%) WebDriver
10 7 (5.74%) Jenkins
10 7 (5.74%) JIRA
11 6 (4.92%) PhantomJS
11 6 (4.92%) Subversion
12 5 (4.10%) Visual Studio
13 4 (3.28%) webpack
14 3 (2.46%) Protractor
15 2 (1.64%) Bitbucket
15 2 (1.64%) Sinon.JS
15 2 (1.64%) Vagrant
General
1 16 (13.11%) Advertising
1 16 (13.11%) Games
2 13 (10.66%) Finance
3 5 (4.10%) Publishing
4 4 (3.28%) Marketing
5 3 (2.46%) Banking
6 2 (1.64%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.82%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 118 (96.72%) Developer
2 58 (47.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 40 (32.79%) JavaScript Developer
4 28 (22.95%) Senior Developer
5 20 (16.39%) Web Developer
6 14 (11.48%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 11 (9.02%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 10 (8.20%) Full Stack Developer
9 9 (7.38%) Node.js Developer
10 6 (4.92%) HTML CSS Developer
10 6 (4.92%) HTML Developer
11 5 (4.10%) Angular Developer
11 5 (4.10%) Lead Developer
12 4 (3.28%) C# Developer
12 4 (3.28%) UI Developer
13 3 (2.46%) C# Web Developer
13 3 (2.46%) Creative Developer
13 3 (2.46%) Digital Developer
14 2 (1.64%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 2 (1.64%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (92.62%) CSS
2 110 (90.16%) HTML
3 83 (68.03%) HTML5
4 77 (63.11%) AngularJS
5 71 (58.20%) CSS3
6 67 (54.92%) Node.js
7 61 (50.00%) LESS
8 49 (40.16%) jQuery
9 39 (31.97%) React
9 39 (31.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 38 (31.15%) Backbone.js
11 21 (17.21%) Ajax
11 21 (17.21%) RESTful
12 17 (13.93%) REST
13 16 (13.11%) RequireJS
14 15 (12.30%) WebSockets
15 12 (9.84%) .NET
16 10 (8.20%) Web Services
17 9 (7.38%) Ember.js
17 9 (7.38%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 35 (28.69%) User Experience
2 6 (4.92%) W3C
3 4 (3.28%) Fintech
3 4 (3.28%) New Media
4 3 (2.46%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.82%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.82%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.82%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (0.82%) NHS
5 1 (0.82%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.82%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (10.66%) Linux
2 5 (4.10%) Unix
3 3 (2.46%) Android
3 3 (2.46%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.46%) Windows
4 2 (1.64%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.64%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (59.02%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (44.26%) Front End Development
3 37 (30.33%) TDD
4 33 (27.05%) Scrum
5 32 (26.23%) Web Development
6 29 (23.77%) Responsive Web Design
7 27 (22.13%) BDD
8 21 (17.21%) OOP
9 17 (13.93%) OO
9 17 (13.93%) User Stories
10 16 (13.11%) MVC
11 14 (11.48%) Pair Programming
12 13 (10.66%) Progressive Enhancement
13 8 (6.56%) E-Commerce
14 6 (4.92%) Web Design
15 5 (4.10%) DevOps
15 5 (4.10%) Integration Testing
15 5 (4.10%) Software Engineering
16 4 (3.28%) API Development
16 4 (3.28%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
Programming Languages
1 114 (93.44%) JavaScript
2 18 (14.75%) PHP
3 10 (8.20%) Java
4 9 (7.38%) C#
4 9 (7.38%) SQL
5 8 (6.56%) Python
6 6 (4.92%) ES6
7 3 (2.46%) ECMAScript
7 3 (2.46%) Ruby
8 2 (1.64%) VBScript
9 1 (0.82%) Go
9 1 (0.82%) Perl
9 1 (0.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (2.46%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.64%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.82%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.64%) WCAG
2 1 (0.82%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.82%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (1.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (4.10%) Adobe
2 2 (1.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.64%) Oracle
2 2 (1.64%) RedDot
2 2 (1.64%) Twitter
3 1 (0.82%) Akamai
3 1 (0.82%) Atlassian
3 1 (0.82%) EPiServer
3 1 (0.82%) IBM
3 1 (0.82%) Red Hat
3 1 (0.82%) Sencha
3 1 (0.82%) Sitecore
3 1 (0.82%) Zend
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