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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 113 150 180
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +30
Contract jobs citing Sass 59 37 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.71% 0.80% 0.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.88% 2.57% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 30 20
Median daily rate £475 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.94% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.75 -
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
1209 1440 1749
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 35.04% 31.09% 29.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1015 1201 1332
Median daily rate £450 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 9
Median hourly rate £54.25 £35.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.98% -22.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 (94.21%) JavaScript
2 112 (92.56%) CSS
3 111 (91.74%) HTML
4 82 (67.77%) HTML5
5 70 (57.85%) AngularJS
6 69 (57.02%) CSS3
6 69 (57.02%) Agile Software Development
7 67 (55.37%) LESS
8 64 (52.89%) Node.js
9 51 (42.15%) gulp
10 49 (40.50%) jQuery
11 46 (38.02%) Git (software)
12 45 (37.19%) Grunt
13 44 (36.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 42 (34.71%) Front End Development
15 40 (33.06%) React
16 37 (30.58%) TDD
17 36 (29.75%) Scrum
18 35 (28.93%) Web Development
19 34 (28.10%) Responsive Web Design
20 33 (27.27%) Backbone.js
21 31 (25.62%) User Experience
22 25 (20.66%) BDD
23 24 (19.83%) OOP
24 23 (19.01%) REST
25 21 (17.36%) PHP
26 19 (15.70%) CMS
26 19 (15.70%) Bower
27 18 (14.88%) User Stories
27 18 (14.88%) Ajax

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 19 (15.70%) CMS
2 3 (2.48%) WordPress
3 2 (1.65%) Apache
3 2 (1.65%) Drupal
3 2 (1.65%) nginx
4 1 (0.83%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.83%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.83%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (4.13%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.83%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.83%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.65%) Bluemix
1 2 (1.65%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.83%) GitHub
2 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.31%) HTTP
2 1 (0.83%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.48%) MongoDB
2 2 (1.65%) DB2
2 2 (1.65%) MySQL
2 2 (1.65%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.83%) Big Data
3 1 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 51 (42.15%) gulp
2 46 (38.02%) Git (software)
3 45 (37.19%) Grunt
4 19 (15.70%) Bower
5 11 (9.09%) Cucumber
5 11 (9.09%) Jasmine
6 8 (6.61%) Selenium
6 8 (6.61%) WebDriver
6 8 (6.61%) webpack
7 6 (4.96%) JIRA
8 5 (4.13%) Bitbucket
8 5 (4.13%) Jenkins
8 5 (4.13%) Mocha
9 4 (3.31%) Babel
9 4 (3.31%) Karma Test Runner
9 4 (3.31%) Subversion
10 3 (2.48%) Visual Studio
10 3 (2.48%) Yeoman
11 2 (1.65%) Mercurial
11 2 (1.65%) Vagrant
General
1 17 (14.05%) Advertising
1 17 (14.05%) Games
2 10 (8.26%) Finance
3 6 (4.96%) Marketing
4 3 (2.48%) Banking
4 3 (2.48%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.48%) Publishing
5 1 (0.83%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 112 (92.56%) Developer
2 43 (35.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 35 (28.93%) JavaScript Developer
4 24 (19.83%) Senior Developer
5 23 (19.01%) Web Developer
6 16 (13.22%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 11 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
8 8 (6.61%) Angular Developer
9 6 (4.96%) C# Developer
9 6 (4.96%) Node.js Developer
9 6 (4.96%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 4 (3.31%) .NET Developer
10 4 (3.31%) Lead Developer
10 4 (3.31%) UI Developer
11 3 (2.48%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 3 (2.48%) C# .NET Developer
11 3 (2.48%) C# Web Developer
11 3 (2.48%) HTML Developer
11 3 (2.48%) JavaScript Engineer
12 2 (1.65%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (92.56%) CSS
2 111 (91.74%) HTML
3 82 (67.77%) HTML5
4 70 (57.85%) AngularJS
5 69 (57.02%) CSS3
6 67 (55.37%) LESS
7 64 (52.89%) Node.js
8 49 (40.50%) jQuery
9 44 (36.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 40 (33.06%) React
11 33 (27.27%) Backbone.js
12 23 (19.01%) REST
13 18 (14.88%) Ajax
14 16 (13.22%) RESTful
14 16 (13.22%) WebSockets
15 11 (9.09%) .NET
16 9 (7.44%) JSON
16 9 (7.44%) RequireJS
17 8 (6.61%) ASP.NET
17 8 (6.61%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 31 (25.62%) User Experience
2 9 (7.44%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.65%) Blog
4 2 (1.65%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.65%) W3C
5 1 (0.83%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.83%) Graphic Design
5 1 (0.83%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.83%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.79%) Linux
2 4 (3.31%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.48%) Unix
3 3 (2.48%) Windows
4 2 (1.65%) Android
4 2 (1.65%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (57.02%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (34.71%) Front End Development
3 37 (30.58%) TDD
4 36 (29.75%) Scrum
5 35 (28.93%) Web Development
6 34 (28.10%) Responsive Web Design
7 25 (20.66%) BDD
8 24 (19.83%) OOP
9 18 (14.88%) User Stories
10 17 (14.05%) OO
11 16 (13.22%) MVC
11 16 (13.22%) Pair Programming
12 11 (9.09%) Progressive Enhancement
12 11 (9.09%) Web Design
13 10 (8.26%) E-Commerce
14 8 (6.61%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
15 6 (4.96%) Software Engineering
16 5 (4.13%) API Design
16 5 (4.13%) Mobile First
17 4 (3.31%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 114 (94.21%) JavaScript
2 21 (17.36%) PHP
3 10 (8.26%) C#
3 10 (8.26%) ES6
4 9 (7.44%) Java
5 7 (5.79%) Python
6 3 (2.48%) SQL
7 2 (1.65%) Ruby
8 1 (0.83%) ECMAScript
8 1 (0.83%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (0.83%) Degree
1 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
1 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.83%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (0.83%) QA
1 1 (0.83%) WAI
Vendors
1 4 (3.31%) Adobe
2 2 (1.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.65%) Oracle
3 1 (0.83%) EPiServer
3 1 (0.83%) IBM
3 1 (0.83%) Red Hat
3 1 (0.83%) Sitecore
3 1 (0.83%) Zend
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