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 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 115 110 134
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +24
Contract jobs citing Sass 11 25 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.47% 0.97% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.61% 3.55% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 3
Median daily rate £350 £340 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £313 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £386 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £353 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
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 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
682 705 904
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 29.33% 27.34% 31.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 454 593
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 38 22
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.45 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.87% -0.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £31.00 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.92 £44.25 £43.75
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 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 6 December 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 6 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
Essex +4 2 £355 +1.42%
Bedfordshire +1 2 £383 -1.92% 2
Hertfordshire -9 2 £275 -12.00% 2
Norfolk - 2 £350 -
Suffolk - 2 £438 - 3
Cambridgeshire -6 1 £250 -26.47% 8
Sass
England

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

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

1 22 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 21 (95.45%) HTML
3 19 (86.36%) CSS
4 18 (81.82%) HTML5
5 16 (72.73%) jQuery
6 13 (59.09%) Web Development
7 12 (54.55%) Git (software)
7 12 (54.55%) JSON
7 12 (54.55%) AngularJS
8 10 (45.45%) RESTful
8 10 (45.45%) Visual Studio
9 9 (40.91%) Middleware
9 9 (40.91%) OAuth
9 9 (40.91%) WebRTC
9 9 (40.91%) NoSQL
9 9 (40.91%) WebSockets
9 9 (40.91%) CoffeeScript
9 9 (40.91%) CRUD
10 7 (31.82%) CSS3
11 6 (27.27%) Grunt
11 6 (27.27%) Front End Development
11 6 (27.27%) Java
12 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (22.73%) LESS
12 5 (22.73%) Responsive Web Design
12 5 (22.73%) Node.js
13 4 (18.18%) Jasmine
13 4 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (18.18%) gulp
13 4 (18.18%) TDD

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 3 (13.64%) CMS
2 2 (9.09%) Umbraco
2 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
2 2 (9.09%) WordPress
3 1 (4.55%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.55%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (4.55%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) GitHub
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) NoSQL
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (54.55%) Git (software)
2 10 (45.45%) Visual Studio
3 6 (27.27%) Grunt
4 4 (18.18%) gulp
4 4 (18.18%) Jasmine
5 2 (9.09%) Ant
5 2 (9.09%) Bower
5 2 (9.09%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (4.55%) Axure RP
6 1 (4.55%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (4.55%) Bitbucket
6 1 (4.55%) IntelliJ
6 1 (4.55%) JIRA
6 1 (4.55%) JSHint
6 1 (4.55%) Mercurial
6 1 (4.55%) PhantomJS
6 1 (4.55%) Protractor
6 1 (4.55%) WebStorm
General
1 1 (4.55%) Games
1 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (68.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 10 (45.45%) Web Developer
4 9 (40.91%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (9.09%) Angular Developer
5 2 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 1 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (4.55%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (95.45%) HTML
2 19 (86.36%) CSS
3 18 (81.82%) HTML5
4 16 (72.73%) jQuery
5 12 (54.55%) AngularJS
5 12 (54.55%) JSON
6 10 (45.45%) RESTful
7 9 (40.91%) Middleware
7 9 (40.91%) OAuth
7 9 (40.91%) WebRTC
7 9 (40.91%) WebSockets
8 7 (31.82%) CSS3
9 5 (22.73%) LESS
9 5 (22.73%) Node.js
10 4 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (18.18%) Web Services
11 3 (13.64%) Ajax
12 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
12 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Mobile App
1 3 (13.64%) User Experience
2 1 (4.55%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
1 2 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Web Development
2 9 (40.91%) CRUD
3 6 (27.27%) Front End Development
4 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (22.73%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (18.18%) TDD
6 3 (13.64%) MVC
6 3 (13.64%) Unit Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Extreme Programming
7 2 (9.09%) OO
7 2 (9.09%) Pair Programming
7 2 (9.09%) RAD
7 2 (9.09%) SOA
7 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 2 (9.09%) Wireframes
8 1 (4.55%) API Integration
8 1 (4.55%) Continuous Deployment
8 1 (4.55%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 1 (4.55%) Cross-Browser Development
8 1 (4.55%) Infographics
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (40.91%) CoffeeScript
3 6 (27.27%) Java
4 3 (13.64%) C#
5 2 (9.09%) TypeScript
6 1 (4.55%) Dart
6 1 (4.55%) ECMAScript
6 1 (4.55%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) WCAG
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Ektron
1 2 (9.09%) EPiServer
1 2 (9.09%) IBM