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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 88 91 82
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Contract jobs citing Sass 17 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.03% 0.45% 0.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.52% 1.79% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 10
Median daily rate £283 £400 £442
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.37% -9.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £287 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £450 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £48.51 -
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
483 390 377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 29.25% 24.98% 22.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 261 213
Median daily rate £363 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £460 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 2
Median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +42.85%
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 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
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 7 December 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
Northamptonshire - 7 £325 - 2
Leicestershire -2 6 £283 -29.37% 8
Nottinghamshire -3 5 - - 6
Derbyshire +2 1 £200 -32.20%
Sass
England

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 31 (93.94%) HTML
2 29 (87.88%) CSS
3 28 (84.85%) HTML5
4 27 (81.82%) JavaScript
5 21 (63.64%) jQuery
5 21 (63.64%) Front End Development
6 18 (54.55%) CSS3
6 18 (54.55%) AngularJS
7 17 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (51.52%) Web Development
8 16 (48.48%) Responsive Web Design
9 15 (45.45%) Node.js
10 13 (39.39%) JSON
11 12 (36.36%) Web Design
11 12 (36.36%) RESTful
12 11 (33.33%) Progressive Enhancement
13 10 (30.30%) Ajax
13 10 (30.30%) DOM
13 10 (30.30%) LESS
14 9 (27.27%) Wireframes
15 8 (24.24%) Ensighten
15 8 (24.24%) Adobe
15 8 (24.24%) Git (software)
16 7 (21.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 7 (21.21%) .NET
17 6 (18.18%) User Experience
18 5 (15.15%) gulp
18 5 (15.15%) Prototyping
18 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET
18 5 (15.15%) Finance

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 1 (3.03%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Google Analytics
2 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) MySQL
1 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Git (software)
2 5 (15.15%) gulp
3 3 (9.09%) Bower
3 3 (9.09%) Grunt
3 3 (9.09%) JIRA
3 3 (9.09%) VersionOne
3 3 (9.09%) Yeoman
4 2 (6.06%) CasperJS
4 2 (6.06%) Cucumber
4 2 (6.06%) git-flow
4 2 (6.06%) Jasmine
4 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.06%) jspm
4 2 (6.06%) Karma Test Runner
4 2 (6.06%) Selenium
4 2 (6.06%) webpack
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (84.85%) Developer
2 23 (69.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 10 (30.30%) JavaScript Developer
4 8 (24.24%) Node.js Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Designer
5 5 (15.15%) HTML CSS Designer
6 4 (12.12%) Analytics Developer
6 4 (12.12%) HTML CSS Developer
6 4 (12.12%) HTML Developer
6 4 (12.12%) UX Designer
7 3 (9.09%) Angular Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Applications Developer
8 2 (6.06%) UI Designer
9 1 (3.03%) Front End Web Designer
9 1 (3.03%) PHP Developer
9 1 (3.03%) UI Developer
9 1 (3.03%) UI/UX Developer
9 1 (3.03%) UX Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Web Designer
9 1 (3.03%) Web UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (93.94%) HTML
2 29 (87.88%) CSS
3 28 (84.85%) HTML5
4 21 (63.64%) jQuery
5 18 (54.55%) AngularJS
5 18 (54.55%) CSS3
6 15 (45.45%) Node.js
7 13 (39.39%) JSON
8 12 (36.36%) RESTful
9 10 (30.30%) Ajax
9 10 (30.30%) DOM
9 10 (30.30%) LESS
10 7 (21.21%) .NET
10 7 (21.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET
12 4 (12.12%) Handlebars
13 2 (6.06%) Aurelia
13 2 (6.06%) Backbone.js
13 2 (6.06%) Browserify
13 2 (6.06%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) User Experience
2 1 (3.03%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.03%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Windows
1 2 (6.06%) Windows 10
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) Front End Development
2 17 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (51.52%) Web Development
3 16 (48.48%) Responsive Web Design
4 12 (36.36%) Web Design
5 11 (33.33%) Progressive Enhancement
6 9 (27.27%) Wireframes
7 5 (15.15%) Prototyping
8 4 (12.12%) Analytics
8 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
8 4 (12.12%) Scrum
9 3 (9.09%) DevOps
9 3 (9.09%) Kanban
9 3 (9.09%) Workflow
10 2 (6.06%) Case Management
10 2 (6.06%) Microservices
10 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
11 1 (3.03%) ERP
11 1 (3.03%) Software Engineering
11 1 (3.03%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 27 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 4 (12.12%) C#
3 3 (9.09%) Java
3 3 (9.09%) PHP
4 2 (6.06%) ES6
4 2 (6.06%) Python
5 1 (3.03%) ECMAScript
5 1 (3.03%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Adobe
1 8 (24.24%) Ensighten
2 4 (12.12%) Google
3 1 (3.03%) Zend