The first table below looks at the demand for Sass skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sass over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the East of England region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 134 115 134
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +19
Contract jobs citing Sass 10 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.32% 0.13% 0.032%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.16% 0.50% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 0
Average daily rate £375 £85 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+341.17% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £250 -
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
864 596 842
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 27.40% 26.47% 27.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 487 343 476
Average daily rate £350 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 32 60
Average hourly rate £35.80 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £27.48 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Sass
England

Sass
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sass across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sass within the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire - 6 £375 -
Hertfordshire -8 3 £400 +370.58% 3
Essex - 1 - -
Norfolk - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - - 1
Sass
England

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 15 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 15 (100.00%) CSS
1 15 (100.00%) HTML
1 15 (100.00%) HTML5
2 11 (73.33%) OO
3 10 (66.67%) CSS3
3 10 (66.67%) jQuery
4 9 (60.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 9 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 9 (60.00%) Web Development
5 7 (46.67%) JSP
5 7 (46.67%) LESS
6 6 (40.00%) Grunt
6 6 (40.00%) Bower
6 6 (40.00%) Subversion
6 6 (40.00%) Ajax
6 6 (40.00%) ATG
7 5 (33.33%) JSTL
7 5 (33.33%) Test Scripting
7 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 5 (33.33%) Dojo
7 5 (33.33%) OOCSS
7 5 (33.33%) Mustache
8 4 (26.67%) JSON
8 4 (26.67%) SEO
8 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (26.67%) XML
9 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
9 3 (20.00%) Apple
9 3 (20.00%) Advertising

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 1 (6.67%) IIS
1 1 (6.67%) CMS
1 1 (6.67%) Node.js
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Grunt
1 6 (40.00%) Bower
1 6 (40.00%) Subversion
2 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.67%) Selenium
General
1 3 (20.00%) Advertising
1 3 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (66.67%) Front-End Developer
3 6 (40.00%) UI Developer
3 6 (40.00%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) CSS
1 15 (100.00%) HTML
1 15 (100.00%) HTML5
2 10 (66.67%) CSS3
2 10 (66.67%) jQuery
3 9 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 7 (46.67%) JSP
4 7 (46.67%) LESS
5 6 (40.00%) Ajax
6 5 (33.33%) JSTL
6 5 (33.33%) Dojo
6 5 (33.33%) OOCSS
6 5 (33.33%) Mustache
7 4 (26.67%) JSON
7 4 (26.67%) XML
8 3 (20.00%) Bing Maps
8 3 (20.00%) Semantic HTML
9 2 (13.33%) XHTML
10 1 (6.67%) DOM
10 1 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) OO
2 9 (60.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 9 (60.00%) Web Development
3 5 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 4 (26.67%) SEO
4 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (13.33%) Scrum
6 2 (13.33%) Web Design
6 2 (13.33%) MVC
7 1 (6.67%) TDD
7 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) ATG
2 3 (20.00%) Apple
2 3 (20.00%) Twitter