The table below looks at the statistics for Sass skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sass over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 88 91 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Sass 11 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.70% 0.20% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.34% 0.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 0
Average daily rate
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£420 £335 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.37% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £323 £290
% change year-on-year
+1.55% +11.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- -16.66%
Sass
England

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 East Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
329 339 321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 20.89% 22.71% 25.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 178 161
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £388 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 27 37
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

Sass
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sass across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Sass Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Sass
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Sass Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Sass
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sass across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Sass Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Sass
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Sass across the East Midlands region.

Sass Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Sass
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sass within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire - 3 £225 - 1
Nottinghamshire -11 1 - -
Sass
England

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 23 (100.00%) CSS
2 22 (95.65%) JavaScript
3 20 (86.96%) CSS3
4 17 (73.91%) OO
4 17 (73.91%) Photoshop
5 16 (69.57%) Ajax
5 16 (69.57%) JSON
6 15 (65.22%) REST
6 15 (65.22%) Adobe
7 14 (60.87%) Backbone.js
7 14 (60.87%) LESS
7 14 (60.87%) Mobile App
7 14 (60.87%) Mobile Application Development
8 12 (52.17%) Finance
9 11 (47.83%) AngularJS
10 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (34.78%) HTML
12 7 (30.43%) HTML5
12 7 (30.43%) User Experience
13 6 (26.09%) KnockoutJS
13 6 (26.09%) CMS
14 5 (21.74%) MVC
14 5 (21.74%) jQuery
14 5 (21.74%) Waterfall
15 4 (17.39%) Banking
15 4 (17.39%) Java
16 3 (13.04%) MySQL
16 3 (13.04%) Web Services
16 3 (13.04%) XML
16 3 (13.04%) SOA

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 6 (26.09%) CMS
2 3 (13.04%) Node.js
3 1 (4.35%) Jetty
3 1 (4.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (73.91%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) MySQL
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Log4j
1 1 (4.35%) Subversion
1 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.35%) Mockito
1 1 (4.35%) Grunt
1 1 (4.35%) Yeoman
1 1 (4.35%) Bower
General
1 12 (52.17%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (91.30%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) UI Developer
2 7 (30.43%) UI Programmer
3 6 (26.09%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Web Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Web Designer
5 2 (8.70%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Front-End Web Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Designer
6 1 (4.35%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) CSS
2 20 (86.96%) CSS3
3 16 (69.57%) Ajax
3 16 (69.57%) JSON
4 15 (65.22%) REST
5 14 (60.87%) Backbone.js
5 14 (60.87%) LESS
6 11 (47.83%) AngularJS
7 8 (34.78%) HTML
8 7 (30.43%) HTML5
9 6 (26.09%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (21.74%) jQuery
11 3 (13.04%) Web Services
11 3 (13.04%) XML
11 3 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (8.70%) SOAP
12 2 (8.70%) XSLT
12 2 (8.70%) .NET
12 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
12 2 (8.70%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (60.87%) Mobile App
2 7 (30.43%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) OO
2 14 (60.87%) Mobile Application Development
3 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (21.74%) MVC
4 5 (21.74%) Waterfall
5 3 (13.04%) Web Design
5 3 (13.04%) SOA
6 2 (8.70%) OOP
6 2 (8.70%) MVVM
6 2 (8.70%) Web Development
7 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.35%) Multithreading
7 1 (4.35%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (4.35%) SEO
7 1 (4.35%) Workflow
7 1 (4.35%) CRM
7 1 (4.35%) TDD
7 1 (4.35%) Content Management
7 1 (4.35%) Automated Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 22 (95.65%) JavaScript
2 4 (17.39%) Java
3 2 (8.70%) C#
3 2 (8.70%) PHP
4 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) Adobe
2 3 (13.04%) Twitter
3 1 (4.35%) Zend