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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 66 90 96
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +6
Contract jobs citing Sass 31 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.94% 0.80% 0.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.49% 3.32% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 10 3
Average daily rate £310 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £264 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £420 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
414 422 429
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 25.89% 24.07% 27.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 254 242
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 25
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.00 £31.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £35.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

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 29 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sass within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Leicestershire - 18 £300 -
Northamptonshire +12 8 £310 -26.19%
Nottinghamshire -6 4 £353 +17.50% 2
Derbyshire +7 1 - -
Sass
England

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 43 (97.73%) HTML
2 39 (88.64%) JavaScript
2 39 (88.64%) HTML5
3 35 (79.55%) AngularJS
4 29 (65.91%) CSS
5 24 (54.55%) Git (software)
6 23 (52.27%) CSS3
7 20 (45.45%) Responsive Web Design
8 19 (43.18%) Node.js
8 19 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (38.64%) C#
10 16 (36.36%) RESTful
11 15 (34.09%) .NET
12 14 (31.82%) Windows
12 14 (31.82%) Scrum
12 14 (31.82%) LINQ
12 14 (31.82%) Entity Framework
12 14 (31.82%) Windows 10
12 14 (31.82%) git-flow
12 14 (31.82%) Front End Development
12 14 (31.82%) Aurelia
12 14 (31.82%) jspm
13 13 (29.55%) TypeScript
14 11 (25.00%) ECMAScript
14 11 (25.00%) OO
14 11 (25.00%) Java
15 10 (22.73%) Windows Phone
15 10 (22.73%) gulp
15 10 (22.73%) User Experience
16 9 (20.45%) Workflow

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 19 (43.18%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) MariaDB
1 2 (4.55%) MongoDB
1 2 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (54.55%) Git (software)
2 14 (31.82%) git-flow
2 14 (31.82%) jspm
3 10 (22.73%) gulp
4 6 (13.64%) Subversion
5 3 (6.82%) Grunt
6 2 (4.55%) CasperJS
6 2 (4.55%) Cucumber
6 2 (4.55%) Jasmine
6 2 (4.55%) Jenkins
6 2 (4.55%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (4.55%) Selenium
6 2 (4.55%) webpack
7 1 (2.27%) Bower
General
1 5 (11.36%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Marketing
3 1 (2.27%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (97.73%) Developer
2 17 (38.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 14 (31.82%) Applications Developer
4 12 (27.27%) JavaScript Developer
5 10 (22.73%) Angular Developer
6 8 (18.18%) UI Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Node.js Developer
8 2 (4.55%) MongoDB Developer
8 2 (4.55%) PHP Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Product Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Web Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Agile Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 1 (2.27%) HTML CSS Designer
9 1 (2.27%) HTML CSS Developer
9 1 (2.27%) HTML Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Senior UI Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (97.73%) HTML
2 39 (88.64%) HTML5
3 35 (79.55%) AngularJS
4 29 (65.91%) CSS
5 23 (52.27%) CSS3
6 16 (36.36%) RESTful
7 15 (34.09%) .NET
8 14 (31.82%) Aurelia
8 14 (31.82%) Entity Framework
8 14 (31.82%) LINQ
9 8 (18.18%) Ionic Framework
9 8 (18.18%) JSON
10 7 (15.91%) Backbone.js
10 7 (15.91%) jQuery
10 7 (15.91%) LESS
11 6 (13.64%) KnockoutJS
11 6 (13.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (13.64%) XML
12 4 (9.09%) Web Services
13 3 (6.82%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) User Experience
2 8 (18.18%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.55%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.82%) Windows
1 14 (31.82%) Windows 10
2 10 (22.73%) Windows Phone
3 2 (4.55%) CentOS
3 2 (4.55%) Linux
3 2 (4.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) Responsive Web Design
2 19 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (31.82%) Front End Development
3 14 (31.82%) Scrum
4 11 (25.00%) OO
5 9 (20.45%) Workflow
6 8 (18.18%) Web Design
7 7 (15.91%) Web Development
8 4 (9.09%) User Stories
9 3 (6.82%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (6.82%) CRM
9 3 (6.82%) MVC
9 3 (6.82%) Progressive Enhancement
10 2 (4.55%) E-Commerce
10 2 (4.55%) ERP
10 2 (4.55%) Kanban
10 2 (4.55%) Microservices
10 2 (4.55%) OO PHP
10 2 (4.55%) OOP
10 2 (4.55%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (88.64%) JavaScript
2 17 (38.64%) C#
3 13 (29.55%) TypeScript
4 11 (25.00%) ECMAScript
4 11 (25.00%) Java
5 3 (6.82%) PHP
6 2 (4.55%) Python
7 1 (2.27%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 6 (13.64%) SAP
2 2 (4.55%) Adobe
2 2 (4.55%) Zend