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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 86 99 72
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -27
Contract jobs citing Sass 15 1 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.94% 0.062% 1.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.39% 0.23% 4.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 9
Median daily rate £350 - £435
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 - £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 - £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.50 -
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
442 436 371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 27.78% 26.83% 24.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 263 205
Median daily rate £375 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 16
Median hourly rate £47.50 £8.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+493.75% -78.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +12.92%

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 August 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 August 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
Nottinghamshire +5 10 £350 - 3
Leicestershire - 3 £275 - 2
Northamptonshire - 2 £425 -
Sass
England

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 33 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 31 (93.94%) HTML
3 28 (84.85%) HTML5
4 21 (63.64%) Git (software)
4 21 (63.64%) CSS
5 20 (60.61%) AngularJS
6 18 (54.55%) Responsive Web Design
7 17 (51.52%) RESTful
7 17 (51.52%) Node.js
8 16 (48.48%) CSS3
9 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (39.39%) C#
11 12 (36.36%) JSON
12 11 (33.33%) jQuery
12 11 (33.33%) Web Development
12 11 (33.33%) Windows
12 11 (33.33%) .NET
12 11 (33.33%) Web Design
12 11 (33.33%) Windows 10
12 11 (33.33%) git-flow
12 11 (33.33%) Front End Development
12 11 (33.33%) Aurelia
13 10 (30.30%) TypeScript
14 9 (27.27%) ECMAScript
14 9 (27.27%) Windows Phone
15 8 (24.24%) jspm
15 8 (24.24%) Java
15 8 (24.24%) OO
16 7 (21.21%) DOM
16 7 (21.21%) Ajax

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 (6.06%) Apache
1 2 (6.06%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (12.12%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) MySQL
2 2 (6.06%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 21 (63.64%) Git (software)
2 11 (33.33%) git-flow
3 8 (24.24%) jspm
4 6 (18.18%) gulp
5 3 (9.09%) Bower
5 3 (9.09%) Subversion
5 3 (9.09%) Yeoman
6 2 (6.06%) CasperJS
6 2 (6.06%) Cucumber
6 2 (6.06%) Jasmine
6 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
6 2 (6.06%) JIRA
6 2 (6.06%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (6.06%) Selenium
6 2 (6.06%) VersionOne
6 2 (6.06%) webpack
7 1 (3.03%) Grunt
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (100.00%) Developer
2 17 (51.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 10 (30.30%) JavaScript Developer
4 9 (27.27%) Applications Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Analytics Developer
5 4 (12.12%) HTML CSS Developer
5 4 (12.12%) HTML Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Node.js Developer
6 3 (9.09%) PHP Developer
6 3 (9.09%) UI Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Angular Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Web Developer
8 1 (3.03%) MySQL Developer
8 1 (3.03%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Web Applications Developer
8 1 (3.03%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (93.94%) HTML
2 28 (84.85%) HTML5
3 21 (63.64%) CSS
4 20 (60.61%) AngularJS
5 17 (51.52%) Node.js
5 17 (51.52%) RESTful
6 16 (48.48%) CSS3
7 12 (36.36%) JSON
8 11 (33.33%) .NET
8 11 (33.33%) Aurelia
8 11 (33.33%) jQuery
9 7 (21.21%) Ajax
9 7 (21.21%) DOM
9 7 (21.21%) LESS
9 7 (21.21%) LINQ
10 6 (18.18%) Entity Framework
10 6 (18.18%) Material Design
11 4 (12.12%) Web Services
12 3 (9.09%) Backbone.js
12 3 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) User Experience
2 2 (6.06%) Augmented Reality
2 2 (6.06%) Digital Media
2 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (33.33%) Windows
1 11 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 9 (27.27%) Windows Phone
3 2 (6.06%) CentOS
3 2 (6.06%) Linux
3 2 (6.06%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Responsive Web Design
2 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 11 (33.33%) Web Design
3 11 (33.33%) Web Development
4 8 (24.24%) OO
5 7 (21.21%) Progressive Enhancement
6 4 (12.12%) Analytics
6 4 (12.12%) Scrum
7 3 (9.09%) CRM
7 3 (9.09%) DevOps
7 3 (9.09%) MVC
7 3 (9.09%) Wireframes
7 3 (9.09%) Workflow
8 2 (6.06%) ERP
8 2 (6.06%) Kanban
8 2 (6.06%) Microservices
8 2 (6.06%) OO PHP
8 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
8 2 (6.06%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (39.39%) C#
3 10 (30.30%) TypeScript
4 9 (27.27%) ECMAScript
5 8 (24.24%) Java
6 5 (15.15%) PHP
7 2 (6.06%) Python
8 1 (3.03%) ES6
8 1 (3.03%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Adobe
2 4 (12.12%) Ensighten
2 4 (12.12%) Google
3 3 (9.09%) SAP
3 3 (9.09%) Zend