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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
England / East Midlands
Rank 73 91 75
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -16
Contract jobs citing Sass 20 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.35% 0.54% 0.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.60% 1.95% 2.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 6
Median daily rate £325 £400 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +34.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £333 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -

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
435 410 319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 29.41% 27.76% 21.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 247 169
Median daily rate £350 £360 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £460 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 2
Median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.66% +64.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 +5 9 £283 -33.52% 3
Northamptonshire - 7 £325 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 5 £375 -
Derbyshire +1 1 £325 +13.04%
Lincolnshire - 1 - -
Sass
England

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 34 (94.44%) CSS
2 32 (88.89%) HTML
3 30 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 30 (83.33%) HTML5
4 25 (69.44%) Front End Development
5 23 (63.89%) AngularJS
5 23 (63.89%) jQuery
6 22 (61.11%) CSS3
6 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (55.56%) Web Development
8 18 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 16 (44.44%) Web Design
10 15 (41.67%) Node.js
11 14 (38.89%) Progressive Enhancement
11 14 (38.89%) JSON
12 13 (36.11%) Ajax
12 13 (36.11%) RESTful
12 13 (36.11%) DOM
13 10 (27.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 10 (27.78%) gulp
13 10 (27.78%) Wireframes
14 9 (25.00%) LESS
14 9 (25.00%) Adobe
14 9 (25.00%) Git (software)
15 8 (22.22%) Finance
15 8 (22.22%) Ensighten
16 7 (19.44%) .NET
17 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET
17 6 (16.67%) Workflow
17 6 (16.67%) Jasmine

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 (5.56%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (11.11%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) MySQL
1 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (27.78%) gulp
2 9 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (16.67%) Bower
3 6 (16.67%) Jasmine
3 6 (16.67%) Yeoman
4 4 (11.11%) CasperJS
4 4 (11.11%) Cucumber
4 4 (11.11%) Grunt
4 4 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 4 (11.11%) Karma Test Runner
4 4 (11.11%) Selenium
4 4 (11.11%) webpack
5 2 (5.56%) Protractor
6 1 (2.78%) JIRA
6 1 (2.78%) VersionOne
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (86.11%) Developer
2 26 (72.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 13 (36.11%) JavaScript Developer
4 8 (22.22%) Node.js Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Designer
5 5 (13.89%) HTML CSS Designer
5 5 (13.89%) HTML CSS Developer
5 5 (13.89%) HTML Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Analytics Developer
6 4 (11.11%) UX Designer
7 3 (8.33%) Angular Developer
8 2 (5.56%) UI Designer
9 1 (2.78%) Front End Web Designer
9 1 (2.78%) Product Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 1 (2.78%) UI Developer
9 1 (2.78%) UI/UX Developer
9 1 (2.78%) UX Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Web UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (94.44%) CSS
2 32 (88.89%) HTML
3 30 (83.33%) HTML5
4 23 (63.89%) AngularJS
4 23 (63.89%) jQuery
5 22 (61.11%) CSS3
6 15 (41.67%) Node.js
7 14 (38.89%) JSON
8 13 (36.11%) Ajax
8 13 (36.11%) DOM
8 13 (36.11%) RESTful
9 10 (27.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 9 (25.00%) LESS
11 7 (19.44%) .NET
12 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET
12 6 (16.67%) Handlebars
13 4 (11.11%) Browserify
13 4 (11.11%) Web Services
14 3 (8.33%) React
15 2 (5.56%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) User Experience
2 1 (2.78%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.78%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (69.44%) Front End Development
2 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (55.56%) Web Development
4 18 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 16 (44.44%) Web Design
6 14 (38.89%) Progressive Enhancement
7 10 (27.78%) Wireframes
8 6 (16.67%) Workflow
9 5 (13.89%) E-Commerce
9 5 (13.89%) Prototyping
10 4 (11.11%) Analytics
10 4 (11.11%) DevOps
10 4 (11.11%) Microservices
10 4 (11.11%) Unit Testing
11 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (8.33%) MVC
11 3 (8.33%) Scrum
12 2 (5.56%) Case Management
12 2 (5.56%) SDLC
13 1 (2.78%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 30 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (13.89%) C#
2 5 (13.89%) ES6
2 5 (13.89%) Java
3 4 (11.11%) PHP
3 4 (11.11%) Python
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Adobe
2 8 (22.22%) Ensighten
3 4 (11.11%) Google
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.78%) Zend