The table below looks at the statistics for Sass skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sass over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 117 118 133
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +15
Contract jobs citing Sass 14 24 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.56% 0.80% 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.07% 3.02% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 8
Median daily rate £275 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £295 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £450 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.08%
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 of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
676 796 860
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 27.08% 26.64% 29.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 420 489 538
Median daily rate £375 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 29 31
Median hourly rate £31.27 £38.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.71% -1.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £20.94 £28.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.40 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

Sass
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 of England

Sass
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Sass across the East of England region.

Sass Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Sass
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sass across the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Sass Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Sass
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Sass across the East of England region.

Sass Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Sass
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 1 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
Hertfordshire +8 5 £478 +36.42% 5
Norfolk - 5 £275 -
Cambridgeshire +9 2 - - 2
Essex +9 1 £400 - 1
Bedfordshire - 1 £425 -
Sass
England

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 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 of England region with a requirement for Sass.

1 37 (100.00%) CSS
2 36 (97.30%) HTML
3 35 (94.59%) JavaScript
4 29 (78.38%) HTML5
5 28 (75.68%) jQuery
6 22 (59.46%) LESS
7 20 (54.05%) AngularJS
8 17 (45.95%) Front End Development
9 16 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (37.84%) CSS3
11 13 (35.14%) Git (software)
11 13 (35.14%) Ajax
11 13 (35.14%) Java
12 12 (32.43%) XML
12 12 (32.43%) Web Development
13 11 (29.73%) JSON
13 11 (29.73%) TDD
14 10 (27.03%) Node.js
15 9 (24.32%) SOA
15 9 (24.32%) User Experience
16 8 (21.62%) React
16 8 (21.62%) IBM
16 8 (21.62%) Linux
16 8 (21.62%) OO
16 8 (21.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 8 (21.62%) Unit Testing
17 7 (18.92%) Responsive Web Design
17 7 (18.92%) XHTML
17 7 (18.92%) E-Commerce
17 7 (18.92%) J2EE

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 6 (16.22%) WebSphere
2 3 (8.11%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Photoshop
2 3 (8.11%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (8.11%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) GitHub
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.41%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) NoSQL
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.41%) DB2
3 2 (5.41%) MySQL
3 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (35.14%) Git (software)
2 7 (18.92%) Grunt
2 7 (18.92%) Visual Studio
3 6 (16.22%) Ant
3 6 (16.22%) gulp
4 5 (13.51%) Jasmine
5 3 (8.11%) IntelliJ
5 3 (8.11%) Jenkins
5 3 (8.11%) Mercurial
5 3 (8.11%) PhantomJS
5 3 (8.11%) WebStorm
6 2 (5.41%) AccuRev
6 2 (5.41%) Gradle
6 2 (5.41%) JUnit
6 2 (5.41%) SonarQube
7 1 (2.70%) Axure RP
7 1 (2.70%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (2.70%) Bower
7 1 (2.70%) Mocha
7 1 (2.70%) Xcode
General
1 6 (16.22%) Retail
2 3 (8.11%) Marketing
3 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 35 (94.59%) Developer
2 25 (67.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 10 (27.03%) JavaScript Developer
4 7 (18.92%) Senior Developer
5 6 (16.22%) Java Developer
5 6 (16.22%) Web Developer
6 5 (13.51%) Angular Developer
6 5 (13.51%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (13.51%) HTML CSS Developer
6 5 (13.51%) HTML Developer
6 5 (13.51%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Agile Developer
7 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Lead Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 3 (8.11%) UI Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Lead Web Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Node.js Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
9 1 (2.70%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (100.00%) CSS
2 36 (97.30%) HTML
3 29 (78.38%) HTML5
4 28 (75.68%) jQuery
5 22 (59.46%) LESS
6 20 (54.05%) AngularJS
7 14 (37.84%) CSS3
8 13 (35.14%) Ajax
9 12 (32.43%) XML
10 11 (29.73%) JSON
11 10 (27.03%) Node.js
12 8 (21.62%) React
12 8 (21.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (18.92%) J2EE
13 7 (18.92%) JSP
13 7 (18.92%) XHTML
14 6 (16.22%) Web Services
14 6 (16.22%) WebRTC
15 5 (13.51%) Middleware
15 5 (13.51%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) User Experience
2 3 (8.11%) Graphic Design
2 3 (8.11%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.41%) Virtual Team
3 2 (5.41%) Web 2.0
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) Linux
2 6 (16.22%) Unix
3 5 (13.51%) Windows
4 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) Front End Development
2 16 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (32.43%) Web Development
4 11 (29.73%) TDD
5 9 (24.32%) SOA
6 8 (21.62%) OO
6 8 (21.62%) Unit Testing
7 7 (18.92%) E-Commerce
7 7 (18.92%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (16.22%) Extreme Programming
8 6 (16.22%) RAD
8 6 (16.22%) Wireframes
9 5 (13.51%) CRUD
9 5 (13.51%) MVC
9 5 (13.51%) Software Engineering
10 4 (10.81%) Pair Programming
11 3 (8.11%) Analytics
11 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (8.11%) SEO
11 3 (8.11%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 35 (94.59%) JavaScript
2 13 (35.14%) Java
3 5 (13.51%) C#
3 5 (13.51%) CoffeeScript
3 5 (13.51%) TypeScript
4 4 (10.81%) PHP
5 3 (8.11%) Dart
5 3 (8.11%) ECMAScript
6 2 (5.41%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) WCAG
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) IBM
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle
3 2 (5.41%) CA
3 2 (5.41%) FatWire
3 2 (5.41%) Google
3 2 (5.41%) Omniture
3 2 (5.41%) Rally
3 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.70%) Intershop