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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
England / East of England
Rank 107 112 122
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Contract jobs citing Sass 16 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.78% 0.47% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.77% 1.80% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 2
Median daily rate £375 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £331 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £410 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
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
577 612 764
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 28.02% 25.93% 30.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 370 454
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 23 34
Median hourly rate £37.00 £45.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.77% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £36.50 £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.60 £55.00 £43.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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 - 7 £455 - 1
Cambridgeshire +9 4 £313 - 4
Essex -1 2 £260 -30.66% 4
Hertfordshire -4 2 £300 -26.82% 6
Bedfordshire - 1 £375 - 3
Sass
England

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 24 (96.00%) JavaScript
2 18 (72.00%) HTML
3 15 (60.00%) CSS
4 14 (56.00%) TDD
4 14 (56.00%) HTML5
4 14 (56.00%) LESS
5 13 (52.00%) Node.js
6 12 (48.00%) AngularJS
7 11 (44.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 10 (40.00%) RESTful
8 10 (40.00%) Java
9 9 (36.00%) gulp
10 8 (32.00%) Front End Development
10 8 (32.00%) Karma Test Runner
10 8 (32.00%) CSS3
10 8 (32.00%) jQuery
11 7 (28.00%) JSON
11 7 (28.00%) Web Services
11 7 (28.00%) Apache Cordova
11 7 (28.00%) Jasmine
11 7 (28.00%) Dependency Management
11 7 (28.00%) Swagger
12 6 (24.00%) API Integration
12 6 (24.00%) Ionic Framework
12 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
12 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (20.00%) Web Development
13 5 (20.00%) XML
13 5 (20.00%) OO
13 5 (20.00%) JSHint

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 (16.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (12.00%) CMS
2 3 (12.00%) WordPress
3 2 (8.00%) EPiServer
3 2 (8.00%) Umbraco
4 1 (4.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (36.00%) gulp
2 8 (32.00%) Karma Test Runner
3 7 (28.00%) Jasmine
4 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
5 5 (20.00%) Bower
5 5 (20.00%) JSHint
6 4 (16.00%) Ant
7 3 (12.00%) Grunt
8 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
9 1 (4.00%) Bitbucket
9 1 (4.00%) JIRA
9 1 (4.00%) Mocha
9 1 (4.00%) Protractor
9 1 (4.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (4.00%) Games
1 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (40.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 8 (32.00%) Angular Developer
4 5 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Java Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Web Developer
7 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (8.00%) HTML CSS Developer
7 2 (8.00%) HTML Developer
8 1 (4.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (72.00%) HTML
2 15 (60.00%) CSS
3 14 (56.00%) HTML5
3 14 (56.00%) LESS
4 13 (52.00%) Node.js
5 12 (48.00%) AngularJS
6 11 (44.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 10 (40.00%) RESTful
8 8 (32.00%) CSS3
8 8 (32.00%) jQuery
9 7 (28.00%) Apache Cordova
9 7 (28.00%) JSON
9 7 (28.00%) Swagger
9 7 (28.00%) Web Services
10 6 (24.00%) Ionic Framework
11 5 (20.00%) XML
12 4 (16.00%) .NET
12 4 (16.00%) J2EE
12 4 (16.00%) JSP
12 4 (16.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Linux
1 4 (16.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) TDD
2 8 (32.00%) Front End Development
3 7 (28.00%) Dependency Management
4 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (24.00%) API Integration
5 5 (20.00%) OO
5 5 (20.00%) Web Development
6 4 (16.00%) Extreme Programming
6 4 (16.00%) Pair Programming
6 4 (16.00%) RAD
6 4 (16.00%) SOA
6 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (16.00%) Unit Testing
7 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
8 2 (8.00%) CRUD
8 2 (8.00%) MVC
8 2 (8.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (4.00%) BDD
9 1 (4.00%) Infographics
Programming Languages
1 24 (96.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (40.00%) Java
3 3 (12.00%) PHP
4 2 (8.00%) C#
4 2 (8.00%) CoffeeScript
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) IBM
2 2 (8.00%) Adobe
3 1 (4.00%) SAP