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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sass over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 85 97 82
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -15
Contract jobs citing Sass 14 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.89% 0.19% 0.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.59% 0.77% 2.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 3
Median daily rate £350 £311 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.44% +1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £302 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £320 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
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
390 388 343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 24.71% 24.67% 24.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 258 174
Median daily rate £375 £315 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £438 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 16
Median hourly rate £47.50 £15.86 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+199.49% -54.68%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%

Sass
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 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 26 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sass within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 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
Leicestershire - 8 £325 - 5
Nottinghamshire -3 4 £350 +16.66%
Northamptonshire - 2 £425 - 2
Sass
England

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Sass.

1 44 (95.65%) HTML
2 43 (93.48%) JavaScript
3 39 (84.78%) HTML5
4 32 (69.57%) AngularJS
5 28 (60.87%) CSS
6 27 (58.70%) Git (software)
7 21 (45.65%) CSS3
8 20 (43.48%) Responsive Web Design
9 19 (41.30%) RESTful
9 19 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (41.30%) C#
10 18 (39.13%) Node.js
11 17 (36.96%) Windows 10
11 17 (36.96%) Aurelia
11 17 (36.96%) git-flow
11 17 (36.96%) Windows
11 17 (36.96%) .NET
12 16 (34.78%) Scrum
13 15 (32.61%) TypeScript
14 14 (30.43%) jspm
15 13 (28.26%) Front End Development
15 13 (28.26%) Windows Phone
15 13 (28.26%) ECMAScript
15 13 (28.26%) LINQ
16 12 (26.09%) Entity Framework
17 11 (23.91%) gulp
18 10 (21.74%) Mobile App
18 10 (21.74%) Material Design
18 10 (21.74%) JSON
18 10 (21.74%) Java

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 2 (4.35%) Apache
1 2 (4.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) MySQL
2 2 (4.35%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 27 (58.70%) Git (software)
2 17 (36.96%) git-flow
3 14 (30.43%) jspm
4 11 (23.91%) gulp
5 5 (10.87%) Subversion
6 2 (4.35%) CasperJS
6 2 (4.35%) Cucumber
6 2 (4.35%) Jasmine
6 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
6 2 (4.35%) JIRA
6 2 (4.35%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (4.35%) Selenium
6 2 (4.35%) VersionOne
6 2 (4.35%) webpack
7 1 (2.17%) Bower
7 1 (2.17%) Grunt
7 1 (2.17%) Yeoman
General
1 4 (8.70%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Marketing
3 1 (2.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (100.00%) Developer
2 22 (47.83%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 15 (32.61%) Applications Developer
4 12 (26.09%) JavaScript Developer
5 8 (17.39%) Angular Developer
6 5 (10.87%) UI Developer
7 3 (6.52%) PHP Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Web Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (4.35%) HTML CSS Developer
8 2 (4.35%) HTML Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Product Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Cordova Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 1 (2.17%) MySQL Developer
9 1 (2.17%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Web Applications Developer
9 1 (2.17%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (95.65%) HTML
2 39 (84.78%) HTML5
3 32 (69.57%) AngularJS
4 28 (60.87%) CSS
5 21 (45.65%) CSS3
6 19 (41.30%) RESTful
7 18 (39.13%) Node.js
8 17 (36.96%) .NET
8 17 (36.96%) Aurelia
9 13 (28.26%) LINQ
10 12 (26.09%) Entity Framework
11 10 (21.74%) JSON
11 10 (21.74%) Material Design
12 9 (19.57%) LESS
13 8 (17.39%) Ionic Framework
14 7 (15.22%) jQuery
15 5 (10.87%) Backbone.js
15 5 (10.87%) KnockoutJS
15 5 (10.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 5 (10.87%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Mobile App
2 6 (13.04%) User Experience
3 2 (4.35%) Augmented Reality
3 2 (4.35%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (36.96%) Windows
1 17 (36.96%) Windows 10
2 13 (28.26%) Windows Phone
3 2 (4.35%) CentOS
3 2 (4.35%) Linux
3 2 (4.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (43.48%) Responsive Web Design
2 19 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (34.78%) Scrum
4 13 (28.26%) Front End Development
5 10 (21.74%) OO
6 9 (19.57%) Workflow
7 8 (17.39%) Web Design
8 7 (15.22%) Web Development
9 5 (10.87%) MVC
10 4 (8.70%) CRM
10 4 (8.70%) Kanban
10 4 (8.70%) User Stories
11 3 (6.52%) Progressive Enhancement
12 2 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
12 2 (4.35%) ERP
12 2 (4.35%) Microservices
12 2 (4.35%) OO PHP
12 2 (4.35%) Unit Testing
12 2 (4.35%) Wireframes
13 1 (2.17%) Case Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (93.48%) JavaScript
2 19 (41.30%) C#
3 15 (32.61%) TypeScript
4 13 (28.26%) ECMAScript
5 10 (21.74%) Java
6 5 (10.87%) PHP
7 2 (4.35%) Python
8 1 (2.17%) ES6
8 1 (2.17%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 5 (10.87%) SAP
2 3 (6.52%) Zend
3 1 (2.17%) Adobe