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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sass over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 158 172 211
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +39
Contract jobs citing Sass 40 30 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.74% 0.52% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.44% 1.71% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 20 11
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £268 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £503 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 - £25.00
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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 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
1636 1756 2208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 30.44% 30.20% 30.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1345 1297 1665
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £308 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 15
Average hourly rate £62.50 £45.00 £31.49
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% +42.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.90 £16.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £187.50 £45.00 £57.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

Sass
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sass across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 68 (94.44%) JavaScript
2 65 (90.28%) HTML
3 63 (87.50%) CSS
4 44 (61.11%) AngularJS
5 42 (58.33%) jQuery
5 42 (58.33%) HTML5
6 37 (51.39%) CSS3
7 30 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (37.50%) LESS
9 26 (36.11%) Backbone.js
10 21 (29.17%) Grunt
10 21 (29.17%) User Experience
10 21 (29.17%) TDD
11 20 (27.78%) PHP
11 20 (27.78%) Responsive Web Design
12 18 (25.00%) Node.js
13 17 (23.61%) OO
13 17 (23.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 13 (18.06%) gulp
14 13 (18.06%) Java
14 13 (18.06%) BDD
15 12 (16.67%) Cucumber
16 11 (15.28%) Jasmine
16 11 (15.28%) Web Development
17 10 (13.89%) Git (software)
17 10 (13.89%) Pair Programming
17 10 (13.89%) MVC
18 9 (12.50%) Ruby
18 9 (12.50%) RESTful
18 9 (12.50%) Selenium

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 18 (25.00%) Node.js
2 5 (6.94%) Drupal
3 2 (2.78%) Confluence
3 2 (2.78%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.39%) CMS
4 1 (1.39%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.39%) WordPress
4 1 (1.39%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.39%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.94%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.17%) GitHub
3 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) HTTP
1 2 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.94%) MySQL
2 4 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.17%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.39%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (29.17%) Grunt
2 13 (18.06%) gulp
3 12 (16.67%) Cucumber
4 11 (15.28%) Jasmine
5 10 (13.89%) Git (software)
6 9 (12.50%) Selenium
7 8 (11.11%) WebDriver
8 6 (8.33%) JIRA
9 5 (6.94%) Subversion
9 5 (6.94%) Jenkins
10 4 (5.56%) Karma Test Runner
10 4 (5.56%) Yeoman
11 3 (4.17%) Bower
12 1 (1.39%) Sinon.JS
12 1 (1.39%) Mocha
12 1 (1.39%) RSpec
12 1 (1.39%) Hudson
12 1 (1.39%) Behat
12 1 (1.39%) QUnit
12 1 (1.39%) Broccoli
General
1 4 (5.56%) Finance
1 4 (5.56%) Publishing
2 3 (4.17%) Banking
2 3 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.78%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.39%) Retail
4 1 (1.39%) Games
4 1 (1.39%) Legal
4 1 (1.39%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 67 (93.06%) Developer
2 42 (58.33%) Front-End Developer
3 10 (13.89%) Web Developer
4 9 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 3 (4.17%) Lead Developer
6 3 (4.17%) Drupal Developer
6 3 (4.17%) Node.js Developer
6 3 (4.17%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (2.78%) Magento Developer
7 2 (2.78%) Front-End Web Developer
7 2 (2.78%) Designer
7 2 (2.78%) UI Programmer
7 2 (2.78%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 2 (2.78%) UI Developer
7 2 (2.78%) Senior Web Developer
8 1 (1.39%) PHP Developer
8 1 (1.39%) Web Applications Developer
8 1 (1.39%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (1.39%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (90.28%) HTML
2 63 (87.50%) CSS
3 44 (61.11%) AngularJS
4 42 (58.33%) jQuery
4 42 (58.33%) HTML5
5 37 (51.39%) CSS3
6 27 (37.50%) LESS
7 26 (36.11%) Backbone.js
8 17 (23.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 9 (12.50%) Underscore.js
9 9 (12.50%) RESTful
10 8 (11.11%) Web Services
11 6 (8.33%) Ember.js
11 6 (8.33%) Play Framework
12 5 (6.94%) D3.js
12 5 (6.94%) JSON
13 4 (5.56%) Spring
13 4 (5.56%) XML
13 4 (5.56%) React
14 3 (4.17%) Leaflet
Miscellaneous
1 21 (29.17%) User Experience
2 2 (2.78%) Client/Server
2 2 (2.78%) W3C
3 1 (1.39%) BBC
3 1 (1.39%) Animation
3 1 (1.39%) Photography
3 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.39%) Copywriting
3 1 (1.39%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.56%) Linux
2 3 (4.17%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (29.17%) TDD
3 20 (27.78%) Responsive Web Design
4 17 (23.61%) OO
5 13 (18.06%) BDD
6 11 (15.28%) Web Development
7 10 (13.89%) Pair Programming
7 10 (13.89%) MVC
8 8 (11.11%) E-Commerce
9 7 (9.72%) Scrum
10 6 (8.33%) Progressive Enhancement
11 4 (5.56%) Web Design
11 4 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (5.56%) OOD
12 3 (4.17%) Content Management
12 3 (4.17%) UX Design
12 3 (4.17%) Information Architecture
12 3 (4.17%) Analytics
13 2 (2.78%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
13 2 (2.78%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 68 (94.44%) JavaScript
2 20 (27.78%) PHP
3 13 (18.06%) Java
4 9 (12.50%) Ruby
5 7 (9.72%) Scala
6 4 (5.56%) C#
7 3 (4.17%) C
7 3 (4.17%) SQL
7 3 (4.17%) F#
8 2 (2.78%) Python
9 1 (1.39%) Groovy
9 1 (1.39%) Go
Qualifications
1 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 5 (6.94%) Google
2 4 (5.56%) Oracle
3 3 (4.17%) Twitter
4 2 (2.78%) Zuora
4 2 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.78%) Zend
5 1 (1.39%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.39%) Facebook
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