The table below looks at the statistics for Sass skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sass over the 3 months to 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
UK / England
Rank 199 215 310
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +95
Contract jobs citing Sass 518 505 302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.25% 1.10% 0.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.02% 3.77% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 389 243
Median daily rate £425 £388 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +6.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.89% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
12901 13395 12488
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.06% 29.24% 27.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 8910 9355 8519
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 241 168
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £21.50 £20.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £57.00 £51.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

Sass
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 England

Sass
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Sass across the England region.

Sass Daily Rate Trend in England

Sass
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sass across the England region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Sass Daily Rate Histogram in England

Sass
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Sass across the England region.

Sass Hourly Rate Trend in England

Sass
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 24 January 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
London -6 309 £444 +9.56% 115
South East +18 68 £400 +3.22% 22
South West +22 43 £363 +3.57% 21
Yorkshire +14 28 £350 -9.67% 27
East Midlands +9 20 £325 -18.75% 7
North West +20 18 £425 +21.42% 19
East of England +4 18 £390 +4.00% 17
West Midlands +4 13 £354 +23.04% 22
North East -11 5 £340 +4.61% 2
Sass
UK

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 England region with a requirement for Sass.

1 1063 (90.62%) CSS
2 1013 (86.36%) HTML
3 993 (84.65%) JavaScript
4 691 (58.91%) HTML5
5 657 (56.01%) Agile Software Development
6 592 (50.47%) CSS3
7 537 (45.78%) AngularJS
8 518 (44.16%) Front End Development
9 459 (39.13%) jQuery
10 454 (38.70%) LESS
11 396 (33.76%) Node.js
12 372 (31.71%) Git (software)
13 340 (28.99%) Web Development
14 323 (27.54%) React
15 322 (27.45%) TDD
16 282 (24.04%) User Experience
17 245 (20.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 219 (18.67%) Grunt
19 216 (18.41%) Responsive Web Design
20 215 (18.33%) Scrum
21 204 (17.39%) gulp
22 183 (15.60%) JSON
23 175 (14.92%) Jasmine
24 168 (14.32%) Java
25 162 (13.81%) BDD
26 158 (13.47%) C#
27 155 (13.21%) .NET
28 149 (12.70%) RESTful
29 147 (12.53%) PHP
30 146 (12.45%) Finance

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in 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 70 (5.97%) CMS
2 58 (4.94%) Confluence
3 43 (3.67%) Drupal
4 36 (3.07%) WordPress
5 21 (1.79%) Sitecore CMS
6 19 (1.62%) Cloud Foundry
7 16 (1.36%) Apache
8 13 (1.11%) IIS
9 11 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
10 10 (0.85%) Umbraco
11 8 (0.68%) Tomcat
12 6 (0.51%) Apache Solr
13 5 (0.43%) WebSphere
14 4 (0.34%) Magnolia
14 4 (0.34%) WebLogic
15 3 (0.26%) EPiServer CMS
16 2 (0.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 2 (0.17%) nginx
17 1 (0.085%) concrete5
17 1 (0.085%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 53 (4.52%) Photoshop
2 13 (1.11%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (0.85%) GIMP
4 9 (0.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 7 (0.60%) MS Excel
6 6 (0.51%) HipChat
7 3 (0.26%) InVision
7 3 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.17%) InDesign
8 2 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.085%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.085%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 20 (1.71%) Magento
2 7 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.17%) Shopify
4 1 (0.085%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.085%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.085%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.085%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.085%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 82 (6.99%) Amazon AWS
2 68 (5.80%) GitHub
3 45 (3.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 36 (3.07%) PaaS
5 33 (2.81%) IaaS
6 24 (2.05%) Google Analytics
7 23 (1.96%) SaaS
8 19 (1.62%) CloudBees
8 19 (1.62%) OpenShift
9 17 (1.45%) Heroku
10 13 (1.11%) AWS Lambda
11 11 (0.94%) Amazon Kinesis
11 11 (0.94%) AWS CloudFormation
12 9 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
13 4 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
13 4 (0.34%) Google Tag Manager
14 3 (0.26%) Akamai
14 3 (0.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 3 (0.26%) Google App Engine
14 3 (0.26%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 31 (2.64%) HTTP
2 21 (1.79%) Internet
3 11 (0.94%) SSL
4 10 (0.85%) DNS
5 8 (0.68%) LDAP
6 6 (0.51%) Network Security
7 4 (0.34%) SMS
8 2 (0.17%) DSL
8 2 (0.17%) Firewall
8 2 (0.17%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
8 2 (0.17%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.085%) FIX Connectivity
9 1 (0.085%) LAN
9 1 (0.085%) Skype
9 1 (0.085%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (3.92%) MySQL
2 43 (3.67%) NoSQL
3 38 (3.24%) SQL Server
4 29 (2.47%) PostgreSQL
5 24 (2.05%) MongoDB
6 18 (1.53%) Redis
7 16 (1.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 15 (1.28%) Relational Database
9 10 (0.85%) Big Data
10 5 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (0.26%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.26%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.17%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.085%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.085%) Couchbase
13 1 (0.085%) Hazelcast
13 1 (0.085%) MariaDB
13 1 (0.085%) MarkLogic
13 1 (0.085%) SQL Server 2016
13 1 (0.085%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 372 (31.71%) Git (software)
2 219 (18.67%) Grunt
3 204 (17.39%) gulp
4 175 (14.92%) Jasmine
5 124 (10.57%) Cucumber
6 106 (9.04%) webpack
7 90 (7.67%) JIRA
8 79 (6.73%) Jenkins
9 78 (6.65%) Bower
10 70 (5.97%) Selenium
11 69 (5.88%) Mocha
12 61 (5.20%) Karma Test Runner
13 51 (4.35%) Protractor
13 51 (4.35%) Visual Studio
14 44 (3.75%) Team Foundation Server
15 43 (3.67%) Subversion
16 36 (3.07%) Babel
17 34 (2.90%) WebDriver
18 27 (2.30%) Octopus Deploy
19 25 (2.13%) RSpec
General
1 146 (12.45%) Finance
2 67 (5.71%) Banking
3 44 (3.75%) Marketing
4 41 (3.50%) Retail
5 28 (2.39%) Publishing
6 25 (2.13%) Investment Banking
7 15 (1.28%) Telecoms
8 14 (1.19%) Back Office
9 11 (0.94%) Front Office
10 9 (0.77%) Advertising
10 9 (0.77%) Electronics
11 8 (0.68%) Manufacturing
12 6 (0.51%) Czech Language
12 6 (0.51%) Games
13 4 (0.34%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.26%) Legal
15 2 (0.17%) Automotive
16 1 (0.085%) German Language
16 1 (0.085%) Multimedia
16 1 (0.085%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1073 (91.47%) Developer
2 504 (42.97%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 335 (28.56%) JavaScript Developer
4 158 (13.47%) HTML Developer
5 136 (11.59%) Web Developer
6 134 (11.42%) Angular Developer
7 123 (10.49%) Senior Developer
8 121 (10.32%) HTML CSS Developer
9 112 (9.55%) UI Developer
10 85 (7.25%) Full Stack Developer
11 80 (6.82%) .NET Developer
12 78 (6.65%) Node.js Developer
13 55 (4.69%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 51 (4.35%) Senior Front-End Developer
15 50 (4.26%) C# Developer
16 48 (4.09%) Agile Developer
17 40 (3.41%) Java Developer
18 39 (3.32%) C# .NET Developer
19 36 (3.07%) PHP Developer
19 36 (3.07%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1063 (90.62%) CSS
2 1013 (86.36%) HTML
3 691 (58.91%) HTML5
4 592 (50.47%) CSS3
5 537 (45.78%) AngularJS
6 459 (39.13%) jQuery
7 454 (38.70%) LESS
8 396 (33.76%) Node.js
9 323 (27.54%) React
10 245 (20.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 183 (15.60%) JSON
12 155 (13.21%) .NET
13 149 (12.70%) RESTful
14 138 (11.76%) REST
15 117 (9.97%) Ajax
16 111 (9.46%) Backbone.js
17 103 (8.78%) Web Services
18 86 (7.33%) ASP.NET
19 72 (6.14%) Redux
20 67 (5.71%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 282 (24.04%) User Experience
2 54 (4.60%) Mobile App
3 40 (3.41%) W3C
4 36 (3.07%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (2.13%) Fintech
6 23 (1.96%) Social Media
6 23 (1.96%) Visualisation
7 21 (1.79%) Computer Science
8 14 (1.19%) Animation
9 13 (1.11%) Digital Media
9 13 (1.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 13 (1.11%) Graphic Design
10 6 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (0.51%) Hedge funds
10 6 (0.51%) Podcast
10 6 (0.51%) Video on Demand
10 6 (0.51%) Virtual Team
11 4 (0.34%) Equities
11 4 (0.34%) Fixed Income
11 4 (0.34%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 41 (3.50%) Linux
2 33 (2.81%) Windows
3 32 (2.73%) Unix
4 17 (1.45%) Apple iOS
5 11 (0.94%) Android
6 7 (0.60%) Mac OS X
7 6 (0.51%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.085%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 657 (56.01%) Agile Software Development
2 518 (44.16%) Front End Development
3 340 (28.99%) Web Development
4 322 (27.45%) TDD
5 216 (18.41%) Responsive Web Design
6 215 (18.33%) Scrum
7 162 (13.81%) BDD
8 138 (11.76%) MVC
9 135 (11.51%) OO
10 124 (10.57%) Continuous Integration
11 108 (9.21%) E-Commerce
12 99 (8.44%) Kanban
13 95 (8.10%) Web Design
14 80 (6.82%) Unit Testing
15 70 (5.97%) Pair Programming
16 63 (5.37%) Software Engineering
17 62 (5.29%) Analytics
17 62 (5.29%) Mobile First
18 60 (5.12%) Wireframes
19 57 (4.86%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 993 (84.65%) JavaScript
2 168 (14.32%) Java
3 158 (13.47%) C#
4 147 (12.53%) PHP
5 138 (11.76%) ES6
6 82 (6.99%) Ruby
7 56 (4.77%) TypeScript
8 54 (4.60%) Python
9 50 (4.26%) SQL
10 16 (1.36%) Scala
11 12 (1.02%) ActionScript
12 9 (0.77%) CoffeeScript
13 7 (0.60%) ECMAScript
13 7 (0.60%) Go
14 6 (0.51%) C++
15 5 (0.43%) Apple Swift
15 5 (0.43%) JSX
16 4 (0.34%) Bash Shell
16 4 (0.34%) Objective-C
17 3 (0.26%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 33 (2.81%) Degree
2 21 (1.79%) Security Cleared
3 9 (0.77%) SC Cleared
4 8 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (0.51%) MBA
6 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (3.84%) QA
2 13 (1.11%) WCAG
3 5 (0.43%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (0.43%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.43%) WAI
4 3 (0.26%) SDET
5 1 (0.085%) GCP
System Software
1 42 (3.58%) Docker
2 4 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (0.26%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 6 (0.51%) Ansible
2 4 (0.34%) Kubernetes
2 4 (0.34%) Terraform
3 1 (0.085%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.085%) Marathon
3 1 (0.085%) Puppet
Vendors
1 43 (3.67%) Google
2 36 (3.07%) Adobe
3 30 (2.56%) Microsoft
4 23 (1.96%) Sitecore
5 16 (1.36%) Apple
6 14 (1.19%) Ensighten
6 14 (1.19%) SAP
7 12 (1.02%) EPiServer
7 12 (1.02%) Oracle
8 9 (0.77%) Twitter
9 8 (0.68%) Telerik
10 7 (0.60%) Xamarin
11 6 (0.51%) hybris
11 6 (0.51%) IBM
12 3 (0.26%) Atlassian
12 3 (0.26%) Brightcove
12 3 (0.26%) Sencha
13 2 (0.17%) Ektron
13 2 (0.17%) Perforce
13 2 (0.17%) Zend
London
Tria Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 56 minutes ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leicestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Stratospherec
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £445 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £445 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £225 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £240 - £290 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Stott & May
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £500 per day + extensions likely
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Stott & May
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + negotiable
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £475 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Pearson Frank
Rate: £375 - £400 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Stockport Metropolitan Borough Council
Posted: 5 days ago
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Axiom Software Solutions UK
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 7 days ago
Somerset
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago