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 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 of England
Rank 101 110 117
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +7
Contract jobs citing Sass 19 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.89% 0.65% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.84% 2.28% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 3
Median daily rate £383 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.51% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £340 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £392 £408
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 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
668 657 750
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 31.23% 28.53% 29.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 429 473
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 32 26
Median hourly rate £34.00 £43.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.28% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £36.50 £33.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.13 £55.00 £43.75
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 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 17 January 2017.

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 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
Suffolk - 6 £455 - 1
Essex 0 4 £260 -28.27% 2
Bedfordshire +3 3 £375 -3.84%
Cambridgeshire 0 3 £250 -26.47% 4
Hertfordshire +1 2 £300 -21.05% 7
Norfolk +6 1 £350 - 1
Sass
England

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

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 of England region with a requirement for Sass.

1 27 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 22 (81.48%) HTML
3 19 (70.37%) CSS
4 17 (62.96%) HTML5
5 13 (48.15%) jQuery
5 13 (48.15%) AngularJS
6 12 (44.44%) TDD
7 11 (40.74%) RESTful
7 11 (40.74%) LESS
7 11 (40.74%) Node.js
8 10 (37.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 9 (33.33%) gulp
9 9 (33.33%) JSON
9 9 (33.33%) Web Development
10 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
10 8 (29.63%) Java
10 8 (29.63%) Front End Development
10 8 (29.63%) CSS3
11 7 (25.93%) Karma Test Runner
11 7 (25.93%) Web Services
12 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio
12 6 (22.22%) Jasmine
13 5 (18.52%) NoSQL
13 5 (18.52%) WebSockets
13 5 (18.52%) CoffeeScript
13 5 (18.52%) WebRTC
13 5 (18.52%) Dependency Management
13 5 (18.52%) Apache Cordova
13 5 (18.52%) JSHint
13 5 (18.52%) Bower

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 4 (14.81%) WebSphere
1 4 (14.81%) WordPress
2 3 (11.11%) CMS
3 2 (7.41%) Umbraco
4 1 (3.70%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) NoSQL
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) gulp
2 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
3 7 (25.93%) Karma Test Runner
4 6 (22.22%) Jasmine
4 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio
5 5 (18.52%) Bower
5 5 (18.52%) JSHint
6 4 (14.81%) Ant
6 4 (14.81%) Grunt
7 1 (3.70%) Bitbucket
7 1 (3.70%) JIRA
7 1 (3.70%) Mocha
7 1 (3.70%) Protractor
General
1 1 (3.70%) Games
1 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (48.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (25.93%) Angular Developer
4 6 (22.22%) Web Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 5 (18.52%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (14.81%) Java Developer
7 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
7 2 (7.41%) HTML CSS Developer
7 2 (7.41%) HTML Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 1 (3.70%) UI Developer
8 1 (3.70%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (81.48%) HTML
2 19 (70.37%) CSS
3 17 (62.96%) HTML5
4 13 (48.15%) AngularJS
4 13 (48.15%) jQuery
5 11 (40.74%) LESS
5 11 (40.74%) Node.js
5 11 (40.74%) RESTful
6 10 (37.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 9 (33.33%) JSON
8 8 (29.63%) CSS3
9 7 (25.93%) Web Services
10 5 (18.52%) Apache Cordova
10 5 (18.52%) Ionic Framework
10 5 (18.52%) Middleware
10 5 (18.52%) OAuth
10 5 (18.52%) Swagger
10 5 (18.52%) WebRTC
10 5 (18.52%) WebSockets
11 4 (14.81%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Linux
1 4 (14.81%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) TDD
2 9 (33.33%) Web Development
3 8 (29.63%) Front End Development
4 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (18.52%) API Integration
4 5 (18.52%) CRUD
4 5 (18.52%) Dependency Management
5 4 (14.81%) Extreme Programming
5 4 (14.81%) OO
5 4 (14.81%) Pair Programming
5 4 (14.81%) RAD
5 4 (14.81%) SOA
5 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
5 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing
6 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 3 (11.11%) MVC
6 3 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (3.70%) BDD
7 1 (3.70%) Infographics
7 1 (3.70%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (29.63%) Java
3 5 (18.52%) CoffeeScript
4 3 (11.11%) C#
4 3 (11.11%) PHP
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) IBM
2 2 (7.41%) Adobe
2 2 (7.41%) Ektron
2 2 (7.41%) EPiServer