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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 127 107 141
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +34
Contract jobs citing Sass 9 30 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.36% 1.05% 0.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.52% 3.85% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 9
Median daily rate £275 £313 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% -21.87%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £38.34 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.75 -
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
594 779 919
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 24.00% 27.37% 30.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 458 579
Median daily rate £375 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 34 21
Median hourly rate £40.00 £36.67 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.08% +46.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £24.00 £13.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £45.00 £41.16
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
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 28 September 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
Norfolk - 4 £275 - 1
Hertfordshire -5 3 £275 -12.00% 6
Cambridgeshire +21 1 - - 7
Bedfordshire -7 1 £235 -30.37% 2
Sass
England

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 24 (100.00%) HTML
1 24 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 24 (100.00%) CSS
2 23 (95.83%) jQuery
3 20 (83.33%) HTML5
4 16 (66.67%) AngularJS
5 13 (54.17%) JSON
5 13 (54.17%) Web Development
6 12 (50.00%) Git (software)
7 11 (45.83%) Visual Studio
8 10 (41.67%) Front End Development
9 9 (37.50%) CRUD
9 9 (37.50%) WebRTC
9 9 (37.50%) CoffeeScript
9 9 (37.50%) RESTful
9 9 (37.50%) NoSQL
9 9 (37.50%) WebSockets
9 9 (37.50%) OAuth
9 9 (37.50%) Middleware
10 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (29.17%) CSS3
11 7 (29.17%) Responsive Web Design
11 7 (29.17%) LESS
11 7 (29.17%) Grunt
12 6 (25.00%) User Experience
12 6 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (25.00%) Node.js
12 6 (25.00%) Java
12 6 (25.00%) C#
12 6 (25.00%) Ajax

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 2 (8.33%) CMS
1 2 (8.33%) Umbraco
2 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Photoshop
2 2 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (8.33%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) NoSQL
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.33%) DB2
3 2 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 11 (45.83%) Visual Studio
3 7 (29.17%) Grunt
4 3 (12.50%) gulp
4 3 (12.50%) Jasmine
4 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
5 2 (8.33%) IntelliJ
5 2 (8.33%) Mercurial
5 2 (8.33%) PhantomJS
5 2 (8.33%) WebStorm
6 1 (4.17%) Ant
6 1 (4.17%) Axure RP
6 1 (4.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (4.17%) Bower
General
1 4 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (95.83%) Developer
2 18 (75.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 8 (33.33%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 8 (33.33%) Web Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Senior Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Angular Developer
6 3 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (8.33%) C# Developer
7 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Agile Developer
8 1 (4.17%) HTML CSS Developer
8 1 (4.17%) HTML Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Java Software Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Node.js Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Oracle Developer
8 1 (4.17%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) CSS
1 24 (100.00%) HTML
2 23 (95.83%) jQuery
3 20 (83.33%) HTML5
4 16 (66.67%) AngularJS
5 13 (54.17%) JSON
6 9 (37.50%) Middleware
6 9 (37.50%) OAuth
6 9 (37.50%) RESTful
6 9 (37.50%) WebRTC
6 9 (37.50%) WebSockets
7 7 (29.17%) CSS3
7 7 (29.17%) LESS
8 6 (25.00%) Ajax
8 6 (25.00%) Node.js
8 6 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (20.83%) XML
10 4 (16.67%) .NET
10 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
11 3 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) User Experience
2 2 (8.33%) Graphic Design
2 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Linux
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Web Development
2 10 (41.67%) Front End Development
3 9 (37.50%) CRUD
4 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (29.17%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (16.67%) MVC
6 4 (16.67%) SOA
6 4 (16.67%) TDD
7 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
7 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Wireframes
8 2 (8.33%) Continuous Deployment
8 2 (8.33%) Cross-Browser Development
8 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
8 2 (8.33%) UX Design
8 2 (8.33%) Web Accessibility
9 1 (4.17%) Extreme Programming
9 1 (4.17%) Pair Programming
9 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (37.50%) CoffeeScript
3 6 (25.00%) C#
3 6 (25.00%) Java
4 3 (12.50%) TypeScript
5 2 (8.33%) Dart
5 2 (8.33%) ECMAScript
5 2 (8.33%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) WCAG
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) IBM
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) Ektron
2 2 (8.33%) EPiServer
2 2 (8.33%) Red Hat