The first table below looks at the demand for Sass skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sass over the 3 months to 11 July 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 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 359 457 515
Rank change year-on-year
+98 +58
Contract jobs citing Sass 200 82 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.42% 0.18% 0.071%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.50% 0.64% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 49 19
Average daily rate
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£361 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.73% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £460 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £375 £175
% change year-on-year
-10.66% +114.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.00 -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13298 12877 13707
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.91% 28.26% 26.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 8723 8333 8487
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 197 298 341
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.40 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.75 £50.00 £43.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-4.14% +7.69%
Sass
UK

Sass
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sass across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sass within the England region over the 3 months to 11 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
London +66 121 £400 +6.66% 72
South East -7 25 £335 -13.54% 16
North West - 10 £375 - 15
Yorkshire - 10 £250 - 2
East Midlands +5 9 £306 - 2
East of England -5 9 £275 - 3
South West - 8 £350 - 8
West Midlands - 7 £273 - 1
Midlands - - - -
Sass
UK

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 441 (90.93%) CSS
2 436 (89.90%) HTML
3 428 (88.25%) JavaScript
4 343 (70.72%) HTML5
5 291 (60.00%) CSS3
6 262 (54.02%) jQuery
7 179 (36.91%) LESS
8 167 (34.43%) Responsive Web Design
9 145 (29.90%) Git (software)
10 141 (29.07%) TDD
11 116 (23.92%) AngularJS
12 111 (22.89%) OO
13 104 (21.44%) PHP
14 101 (20.82%) Node.js
15 99 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
16 98 (20.21%) Java
17 94 (19.38%) Backbone.js
18 85 (17.53%) Web Development
19 84 (17.32%) Subversion
19 84 (17.32%) MVC
20 80 (16.49%) Grunt
21 76 (15.67%) BDD
21 76 (15.67%) Web Design
22 70 (14.43%) .NET
23 69 (14.23%) E-Commerce
24 66 (13.61%) Ruby
25 60 (12.37%) Ajax
25 60 (12.37%) SQL
26 57 (11.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
26 57 (11.75%) Mustache

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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
1 101 (20.82%) Node.js
2 35 (7.22%) CMS
3 28 (5.77%) WordPress
4 20 (4.12%) Drupal
5 11 (2.27%) Apache Solr
6 9 (1.86%) Apache
7 7 (1.44%) Umbraco
8 5 (1.03%) Sitecore CMS
8 5 (1.03%) Confluence
9 4 (0.82%) Cloud Foundry
9 4 (0.82%) IIS
9 4 (0.82%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.41%) nginx
11 1 (0.21%) Joomla!
Applications
1 35 (7.22%) Adobe Illustrator
2 34 (7.01%) Photoshop
3 5 (1.03%) Fireworks
4 2 (0.41%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (0.41%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 26 (5.36%) Magento
2 2 (0.41%) Tridion
3 1 (0.21%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.21%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.21%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.24%) GitHub
3 4 (0.82%) SaaS
4 3 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.62%) Trello
5 2 (0.41%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.41%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.30%) HTTP
2 6 (1.24%) Internet
3 2 (0.41%) SSH
3 2 (0.41%) SSL
3 2 (0.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (7.84%) MySQL
2 32 (6.60%) SQL Server
3 30 (6.19%) MongoDB
4 21 (4.33%) Relational Database
5 15 (3.09%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (1.86%) NoSQL
7 6 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (1.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 6 (1.24%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (1.03%) Redis
9 4 (0.82%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (0.62%) Big Data
10 3 (0.62%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (0.21%) MS Access
11 1 (0.21%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 145 (29.90%) Git (software)
2 84 (17.32%) Subversion
3 80 (16.49%) Grunt
4 45 (9.28%) Jasmine
5 43 (8.87%) Cucumber
6 29 (5.98%) Selenium
7 23 (4.74%) QuickTest Pro
7 23 (4.74%) WATIR
8 22 (4.54%) PhoneGap
9 20 (4.12%) Sahi
10 19 (3.92%) Jenkins
11 18 (3.71%) Mocha
12 17 (3.51%) Visual Studio
12 17 (3.51%) Yeoman
13 15 (3.09%) JIRA
14 14 (2.89%) Bower
15 13 (2.68%) QUnit
16 10 (2.06%) Capybara
17 8 (1.65%) Karma Test Runner
18 7 (1.44%) Trac
General
1 36 (7.42%) Finance
2 16 (3.30%) Retail
3 12 (2.47%) Banking
4 8 (1.65%) Games
5 6 (1.24%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.24%) Advertising
5 6 (1.24%) Investment Banking
6 5 (1.03%) Marketing
7 4 (0.82%) Front Office
8 3 (0.62%) Automotive
8 3 (0.62%) Local Government
9 2 (0.41%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.41%) Publishing
10 1 (0.21%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.21%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.21%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 434 (89.48%) Developer
2 235 (48.45%) Front-End Developer
3 92 (18.97%) Web Developer
4 65 (13.40%) UI Developer
5 60 (12.37%) UI Programmer
6 56 (11.55%) JavaScript Developer
7 39 (8.04%) Front-End Web Developer
8 30 (6.19%) Senior Developer
9 22 (4.54%) Designer
10 19 (3.92%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 16 (3.30%) Drupal Developer
12 15 (3.09%) PHP Developer
13 13 (2.68%) Analyst
13 13 (2.68%) Test Analyst
14 12 (2.47%) Programmer
14 12 (2.47%) Mobile Developer
15 9 (1.86%) CSS Developer
15 9 (1.86%) Scala Developer
15 9 (1.86%) Mobile Web Developer
16 8 (1.65%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 441 (90.93%) CSS
2 436 (89.90%) HTML
3 343 (70.72%) HTML5
4 291 (60.00%) CSS3
5 262 (54.02%) jQuery
6 179 (36.91%) LESS
7 116 (23.92%) AngularJS
8 94 (19.38%) Backbone.js
9 70 (14.43%) .NET
10 60 (12.37%) Ajax
11 57 (11.75%) JSON
11 57 (11.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 57 (11.75%) Mustache
12 56 (11.55%) XML
13 55 (11.34%) Web Services
14 39 (8.04%) JSP
15 33 (6.80%) KnockoutJS
16 26 (5.36%) XHTML
16 26 (5.36%) Ruby on Rails
17 24 (4.95%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 55 (11.34%) Open Source
2 23 (4.74%) Computer Science
3 18 (3.71%) Mobile App
4 11 (2.27%) Social Media
5 9 (1.86%) Digital Media
5 9 (1.86%) W3C
6 8 (1.65%) iPhone
7 5 (1.03%) Visualisation
7 5 (1.03%) iPad
8 4 (0.82%) Web 2.0
9 3 (0.62%) Blackberry
9 3 (0.62%) Augmented Reality
9 3 (0.62%) NHS
9 3 (0.62%) Video on Demand
10 2 (0.41%) Psychology
10 2 (0.41%) Social Network
10 2 (0.41%) Online Games
10 2 (0.41%) Streaming Video
11 1 (0.21%) E-Learning
11 1 (0.21%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 33 (6.80%) Linux
2 30 (6.19%) Android
3 28 (5.77%) Apple iOS
4 23 (4.74%) UNIX
5 20 (4.12%) Mac OS X
6 9 (1.86%) Windows
6 9 (1.86%) Windows Phone 8
6 9 (1.86%) Windows Phone
7 3 (0.62%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.21%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (34.43%) Responsive Web Design
2 141 (29.07%) TDD
3 111 (22.89%) OO
4 99 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
5 85 (17.53%) Web Development
6 84 (17.32%) MVC
7 76 (15.67%) Web Design
7 76 (15.67%) BDD
8 69 (14.23%) E-Commerce
9 50 (10.31%) Continuous Integration
10 36 (7.42%) Scrum
11 35 (7.22%) SEO
12 26 (5.36%) Test Automation
13 18 (3.71%) Configuration Management
13 18 (3.71%) Pair Programming
14 16 (3.30%) Content Management
15 15 (3.09%) Automated Testing
15 15 (3.09%) Software Engineering
16 13 (2.68%) Workflow
16 13 (2.68%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 428 (88.25%) JavaScript
2 104 (21.44%) PHP
3 98 (20.21%) Java
4 66 (13.61%) Ruby
5 60 (12.37%) SQL
6 33 (6.80%) C#
7 16 (3.30%) Scala
8 15 (3.09%) C
9 11 (2.27%) Python
10 8 (1.65%) Clojure
11 6 (1.24%) XQuery
11 6 (1.24%) XAML
12 5 (1.03%) XPath
13 4 (0.82%) PHP5
13 4 (0.82%) CoffeeScript
14 3 (0.62%) Erlang
14 3 (0.62%) ECMAScript
15 2 (0.41%) C++
16 1 (0.21%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 44 (9.07%) Degree
2 5 (1.03%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.21%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.21%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (6.60%) QA
2 4 (0.82%) WCAG
3 1 (0.21%) WAI
System Software
1 3 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (1.24%) Capistrano
2 3 (0.62%) Graylog2
3 1 (0.21%) Puppet
3 1 (0.21%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 36 (7.42%) Adobe
2 25 (5.15%) Twitter
3 19 (3.92%) Zend
4 14 (2.89%) Microsoft
4 14 (2.89%) hybris
5 10 (2.06%) ATG
6 7 (1.44%) Facebook
7 6 (1.24%) Google
8 5 (1.03%) Sitecore
8 5 (1.03%) VMware
9 4 (0.82%) RedDot
9 4 (0.82%) Foundry
10 3 (0.62%) Akamai
10 3 (0.62%) New Relic
10 3 (0.62%) Apple
10 3 (0.62%) SAP
11 2 (0.41%) Sun
11 2 (0.41%) Open Text
11 2 (0.41%) Sencha
12 1 (0.21%) Appcelerator
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Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £90 - £105 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Roc Search
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Paramount Enterprizes Limited
Rate: Up to £200 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £100.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £200 - £250 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
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Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 225-275 Per Day
Posted: 11 days ago
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Rate: £250 - £300 per day + Negotiable
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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London
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 300-400 Per Day
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