The table below looks at the statistics for Sass skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sass over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 29 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Sass 4 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 1.63% 1.94% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.90% 11.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Median daily rate £388 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
Sass
South West

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 Dorset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
58 34 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 23.58% 16.50% 23.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 19 36
Median daily rate £375 £300 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £350 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Median hourly rate - £42.50 £46.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.60%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

Sass
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dorset 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 Dorset

Sass
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Sass across the Dorset region.

Sass Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Sass
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sass within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth - 3 - - 1
Sass
South West

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 23 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Sass.

1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) E-Commerce
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
2 6 (85.71%) CSS3
2 6 (85.71%) Front End Development
2 6 (85.71%) RequireJS
3 4 (57.14%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
3 4 (57.14%) HTML5
3 4 (57.14%) Ruby
3 4 (57.14%) Web Development
3 4 (57.14%) JSON
3 4 (57.14%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) .NET
3 4 (57.14%) JUnit
4 3 (42.86%) B2C
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) iPad
4 3 (42.86%) Bower
5 2 (28.57%) XSLT
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 1 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) IIS
6 1 (14.29%) CMS
6 1 (14.29%) Scrum
6 1 (14.29%) HOOD
6 1 (14.29%) MVC

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 1 (14.29%) CMS
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
1 4 (57.14%) JUnit
2 3 (42.86%) Bower
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (28.57%) HTML CSS Developer
3 2 (28.57%) HTML Developer
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Full Stack Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) UI Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) CSS3
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
2 6 (85.71%) RequireJS
3 4 (57.14%) .NET
3 4 (57.14%) HTML5
3 4 (57.14%) JSON
4 2 (28.57%) XSLT
5 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) E-Commerce
1 6 (85.71%) Front End Development
2 4 (57.14%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (57.14%) Web Development
3 3 (42.86%) B2C
4 1 (14.29%) HOOD
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) SQL