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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sass over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 115 129 119
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -10
Contract jobs citing Sass 26 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.85% 0.40% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.16% 1.33% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 3
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£340 £330 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £415 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £381
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -12.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 - £25.00
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
823 902 695
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 26.95% 29.80% 29.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 540 565 386
Average daily rate £363 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 26 39
Average hourly rate £37.45 £33.73 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.04% +7.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.94 £21.75 £22.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.50 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

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 31 July 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sass across the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Sass Hourly Rate Histogram 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 31 July 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +5 11 £350 +6.06% 6
Cambridgeshire +8 9 £340 -20.00% 2
Essex - 5 £255 - 1
Bedfordshire +4 1 £338 +22.72%
Sass
England

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 44 (97.78%) HTML
1 44 (97.78%) CSS
2 41 (91.11%) JavaScript
3 29 (64.44%) HTML5
4 25 (55.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 23 (51.11%) CSS3
6 22 (48.89%) User Experience
6 22 (48.89%) Java
7 21 (46.67%) Responsive Web Design
8 19 (42.22%) Grunt
9 18 (40.00%) AngularJS
9 18 (40.00%) jQuery
10 17 (37.78%) LESS
11 16 (35.56%) XHTML
12 15 (33.33%) JSP
12 15 (33.33%) Git (software)
13 14 (31.11%) CMS
13 14 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (31.11%) Ajax
14 13 (28.89%) Node.js
15 10 (22.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 10 (22.22%) Bower
15 10 (22.22%) JSTL
15 10 (22.22%) E-Commerce
15 10 (22.22%) OO
16 9 (20.00%) W3C
16 9 (20.00%) UX Design
16 9 (20.00%) Semantic HTML
16 9 (20.00%) REST
17 8 (17.78%) Jasmine

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 14 (31.11%) CMS
2 13 (28.89%) Node.js
3 10 (22.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 5 (11.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Photoshop
1 5 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (8.89%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (11.11%) Google Analytics
3 2 (4.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) HTTP
2 1 (2.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (6.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 19 (42.22%) Grunt
2 15 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 10 (22.22%) Bower
4 8 (17.78%) gulp
4 8 (17.78%) PhantomJS
4 8 (17.78%) Mercurial
4 8 (17.78%) Jasmine
4 8 (17.78%) WebStorm
4 8 (17.78%) IntelliJ
5 5 (11.11%) Ant
6 3 (6.67%) Subversion
7 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
1 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.22%) Publishing
2 1 (2.22%) Multimedia
2 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (97.78%) Developer
2 29 (64.44%) Front-End Developer
3 6 (13.33%) UI Programmer
3 6 (13.33%) JavaScript Developer
3 6 (13.33%) UI Developer
4 3 (6.67%) HTML Developer
4 3 (6.67%) Java Developer
4 3 (6.67%) CSS Developer
5 2 (4.44%) AWS Developer
5 2 (4.44%) Web Developer
6 1 (2.22%) .NET Developer
6 1 (2.22%) Junior Developer
6 1 (2.22%) Junior Web Developer
6 1 (2.22%) Junior
6 1 (2.22%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (97.78%) HTML
1 44 (97.78%) CSS
2 29 (64.44%) HTML5
3 25 (55.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 23 (51.11%) CSS3
5 18 (40.00%) AngularJS
5 18 (40.00%) jQuery
6 17 (37.78%) LESS
7 16 (35.56%) XHTML
8 15 (33.33%) JSP
9 14 (31.11%) Ajax
10 10 (22.22%) JSTL
11 9 (20.00%) Semantic HTML
11 9 (20.00%) REST
12 8 (17.78%) Web Services
13 7 (15.56%) XML
14 6 (13.33%) Backbone.js
14 6 (13.33%) KnockoutJS
15 5 (11.11%) J2EE
16 4 (8.89%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 22 (48.89%) User Experience
2 9 (20.00%) W3C
3 7 (15.56%) Graphic Design
4 6 (13.33%) Mobile App
5 5 (11.11%) Web 2.0
6 3 (6.67%) Visualisation
7 1 (2.22%) Social Media
7 1 (2.22%) Digital Media
7 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.22%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) UNIX
1 5 (11.11%) Windows
1 5 (11.11%) Solaris
1 5 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (46.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 14 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (22.22%) OO
3 10 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 9 (20.00%) UX Design
5 8 (17.78%) Unit Testing
6 7 (15.56%) TDD
7 6 (13.33%) Content Management
7 6 (13.33%) Web Design
8 5 (11.11%) SEO
8 5 (11.11%) Analytics
8 5 (11.11%) SOA
8 5 (11.11%) RAD
9 4 (8.89%) B2C
10 3 (6.67%) OOP
10 3 (6.67%) MVC
10 3 (6.67%) MVVM
11 2 (4.44%) Mobile Application Development
11 2 (4.44%) SMACSS
11 2 (4.44%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 41 (91.11%) JavaScript
2 22 (48.89%) Java
3 8 (17.78%) TypeScript
3 8 (17.78%) Dart
3 8 (17.78%) ECMAScript
4 5 (11.11%) SQL
5 2 (4.44%) C#
6 1 (2.22%) C
6 1 (2.22%) PHP
6 1 (2.22%) Python
6 1 (2.22%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) Google
2 5 (11.11%) IBM
2 5 (11.11%) Adobe
2 5 (11.11%) FatWire
2 5 (11.11%) Omniture
3 3 (6.67%) Facebook
4 1 (2.22%) Twitter
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