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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 149 175 189
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +14
Contract jobs citing Sass 37 24 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.73% 0.42% 0.053%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.36% 1.41% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 23 3
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£381 £365 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.45% -14.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £316 £290
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +9.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.37 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- -16.66%
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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
1569 1706 1569
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 30.98% 29.55% 27.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1257 1244 1260
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 16
Average hourly rate £27.37 £41.00 £37.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.24% +9.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 76 (100.00%) HTML
2 74 (97.37%) JavaScript
3 72 (94.74%) CSS
4 64 (84.21%) HTML5
5 53 (69.74%) jQuery
6 49 (64.47%) CSS3
7 48 (63.16%) AngularJS
8 45 (59.21%) LESS
9 27 (35.53%) Backbone.js
10 26 (34.21%) Responsive Web Design
11 25 (32.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 24 (31.58%) Web Development
13 22 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
13 22 (28.95%) PHP
14 20 (26.32%) User Experience
14 20 (26.32%) Node.js
15 19 (25.00%) Grunt
16 16 (21.05%) OO
16 16 (21.05%) Git (software)
17 13 (17.11%) TDD
18 12 (15.79%) Java
19 10 (13.16%) Ajax
19 10 (13.16%) WordPress
19 10 (13.16%) Jasmine
20 9 (11.84%) Ember.js
20 9 (11.84%) Subversion
20 9 (11.84%) Selenium
20 9 (11.84%) MVC
20 9 (11.84%) MySQL
21 8 (10.53%) Photoshop

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

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 20 (26.32%) Node.js
2 10 (13.16%) WordPress
3 7 (9.21%) CMS
4 3 (3.95%) Confluence
5 2 (2.63%) Drupal
6 1 (1.32%) Gunicorn
6 1 (1.32%) nginx
6 1 (1.32%) Apache
6 1 (1.32%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.32%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (10.53%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.63%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.95%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.58%) HTTP
2 3 (3.95%) Internet
3 1 (1.32%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.84%) MySQL
2 2 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (2.63%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.63%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.32%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (1.32%) Redis
3 1 (1.32%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.32%) DB2
Development Applications
1 19 (25.00%) Grunt
2 16 (21.05%) Git (software)
3 10 (13.16%) Jasmine
4 9 (11.84%) Subversion
4 9 (11.84%) Selenium
5 8 (10.53%) Bower
6 6 (7.89%) WebDriver
6 6 (7.89%) Cucumber
7 4 (5.26%) Maven
7 4 (5.26%) QUnit
8 3 (3.95%) Sinon.JS
8 3 (3.95%) Karma Test Runner
8 3 (3.95%) Mocha
8 3 (3.95%) JIRA
9 2 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (1.32%) MSBuild
10 1 (1.32%) Gradle
10 1 (1.32%) Jenkins
10 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
10 1 (1.32%) Ant
General
1 3 (3.95%) Banking
1 3 (3.95%) Finance
2 2 (2.63%) Automotive
2 2 (2.63%) Investment Banking
2 2 (2.63%) Arabic Language
2 2 (2.63%) Hindi Language
3 1 (1.32%) Retail
3 1 (1.32%) Advertising
3 1 (1.32%) Publishing
3 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 72 (94.74%) Developer
2 51 (67.11%) Front-End Developer
3 10 (13.16%) Web Developer
4 8 (10.53%) Senior Developer
4 8 (10.53%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 7 (9.21%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (2.63%) Technical Architect
6 2 (2.63%) Architect
6 2 (2.63%) Software Engineer
6 2 (2.63%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (2.63%) Front-End Web Developer
6 2 (2.63%) Drupal Developer
6 2 (2.63%) UI Developer
6 2 (2.63%) PHP Developer
6 2 (2.63%) UI Programmer
7 1 (1.32%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 1 (1.32%) Magento Developer
7 1 (1.32%) Technical Assurance Specialist
7 1 (1.32%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 1 (1.32%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (100.00%) HTML
2 72 (94.74%) CSS
3 64 (84.21%) HTML5
4 53 (69.74%) jQuery
5 49 (64.47%) CSS3
6 48 (63.16%) AngularJS
7 45 (59.21%) LESS
8 27 (35.53%) Backbone.js
9 25 (32.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 10 (13.16%) Ajax
11 9 (11.84%) Ember.js
12 8 (10.53%) JSON
12 8 (10.53%) RESTful
13 6 (7.89%) .NET
13 6 (7.89%) YUI
13 6 (7.89%) Ext JS
13 6 (7.89%) Google Maps API
13 6 (7.89%) Underscore.js
13 6 (7.89%) D3.js
13 6 (7.89%) Mustache
Miscellaneous
1 20 (26.32%) User Experience
2 4 (5.26%) W3C
2 4 (5.26%) Client/Server
2 4 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.95%) Digital Media
3 3 (3.95%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.63%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.32%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.32%) Social Media
5 1 (1.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.95%) Ubuntu
1 3 (3.95%) Linux
2 1 (1.32%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (34.21%) Responsive Web Design
2 24 (31.58%) Web Development
3 22 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (21.05%) OO
5 13 (17.11%) TDD
6 9 (11.84%) MVC
7 5 (6.58%) Pair Programming
7 5 (6.58%) E-Commerce
7 5 (6.58%) SOA
8 4 (5.26%) Web Design
8 4 (5.26%) Software Engineering
8 4 (5.26%) BDD
9 3 (3.95%) Graceful Degradation
9 3 (3.95%) OOD
9 3 (3.95%) OOP
9 3 (3.95%) Scrum
9 3 (3.95%) SEO
10 2 (2.63%) Unit Testing
10 2 (2.63%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (2.63%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 74 (97.37%) JavaScript
2 22 (28.95%) PHP
3 12 (15.79%) Java
4 8 (10.53%) Scala
5 7 (9.21%) Python
6 5 (6.58%) C#
7 4 (5.26%) Ruby
8 3 (3.95%) SQL
9 2 (2.63%) PHP5
9 2 (2.63%) R
10 1 (1.32%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.32%) F#
10 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (3.95%) Degree
2 1 (1.32%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.32%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) Vagrant
1 1 (1.32%) StatsD
1 1 (1.32%) Ansible
1 1 (1.32%) Graphite
Vendors
1 6 (7.89%) Google
2 3 (3.95%) Facebook
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle
3 2 (2.63%) Twitter
4 1 (1.32%) Zend
4 1 (1.32%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.32%) VMware
4 1 (1.32%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.32%) Adobe
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