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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 206 300 340
Rank change year-on-year
+94 +40
Contract jobs citing Sass 606 352 269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.19% 0.69% 0.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.25% 2.55% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 483 227 189
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £259 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £521 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £33.69 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
Sass
UK

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
14245 13798 13502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.95% 27.22% 27.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 10074 9062 8973
Median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £283 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 183 189
Median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.55 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.53% +7.14%

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 4 May 2016.

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 4 May 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
London +96 413 £400 +6.66% 123
South East +11 57 £325 -4.41% 23
East Midlands +25 29 £310 -11.42% 5
West Midlands +9 26 £275 -4.34% 11
Yorkshire -25 25 £400 -1.23% 11
East of England +13 23 £400 - 10
North West +2 15 £375 +44.92% 19
South West +2 13 £338 -1.81% 13
North East -32 5 £406 +0.93% 5
Sass
UK

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 England region with a requirement for Sass.

1 1045 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 1033 (91.25%) CSS
3 1017 (89.84%) HTML
4 758 (66.96%) HTML5
5 621 (54.86%) CSS3
6 617 (54.51%) AngularJS
7 562 (49.65%) Agile Software Development
8 561 (49.56%) Front End Development
9 458 (40.46%) jQuery
10 441 (38.96%) LESS
11 429 (37.90%) Git (software)
12 403 (35.60%) Node.js
13 315 (27.83%) Grunt
14 299 (26.41%) TDD
15 292 (25.80%) Web Development
16 286 (25.27%) React
17 263 (23.23%) User Experience
18 256 (22.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 253 (22.35%) gulp
20 244 (21.55%) Responsive Web Design
21 215 (18.99%) Backbone.js
22 204 (18.02%) OO
23 170 (15.02%) Scrum
23 170 (15.02%) Java
23 170 (15.02%) MVC
24 168 (14.84%) Jasmine
25 159 (14.05%) PHP
26 144 (12.72%) BDD
27 120 (10.60%) .NET
28 117 (10.34%) E-Commerce

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
1 403 (35.60%) Node.js
2 63 (5.57%) CMS
3 37 (3.27%) WordPress
4 30 (2.65%) Elasticsearch
5 29 (2.56%) Apache
6 28 (2.47%) Confluence
7 21 (1.86%) Drupal
8 14 (1.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 10 (0.88%) WebSphere
10 9 (0.80%) IIS
11 8 (0.71%) Apache Spark
11 8 (0.71%) nginx
11 8 (0.71%) Umbraco
12 7 (0.62%) ColdFusion
12 7 (0.62%) OpenStack
13 6 (0.53%) Cloud Foundry
13 6 (0.53%) SharePoint
14 5 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
15 4 (0.35%) NServiceBus
16 3 (0.27%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 89 (7.86%) Photoshop
2 29 (2.56%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (0.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (0.44%) MS Office
5 4 (0.35%) GIMP
5 4 (0.35%) MS Excel
6 3 (0.27%) Fireworks
6 3 (0.27%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.088%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 26 (2.30%) Magento
2 3 (0.27%) SDL Web 8
3 2 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 61 (5.39%) GitHub
2 40 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (1.50%) SaaS
5 7 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (0.62%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (0.44%) Office 365
7 4 (0.35%) Google Analytics
7 4 (0.35%) Heroku
8 3 (0.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (0.27%) Amazon ELB
8 3 (0.27%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.27%) Bluemix
9 2 (0.18%) Adobe Analytics
9 2 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 2 (0.18%) CloudFront
9 2 (0.18%) Route 53
10 1 (0.088%) AdWords
10 1 (0.088%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.088%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 39 (3.45%) HTTP
2 14 (1.24%) Internet
3 7 (0.62%) HTTPS
4 6 (0.53%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.27%) Network Security
5 3 (0.27%) SSH
6 1 (0.088%) DHCP
6 1 (0.088%) DNS
6 1 (0.088%) OpenVPN
6 1 (0.088%) SNA
6 1 (0.088%) SSL
6 1 (0.088%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (9.19%) MongoDB
2 65 (5.74%) NoSQL
3 61 (5.39%) MySQL
4 51 (4.51%) PostgreSQL
4 51 (4.51%) Relational Database
5 35 (3.09%) SQL Server
6 22 (1.94%) Redis
7 10 (0.88%) Neo4j
8 8 (0.71%) CouchDB
8 8 (0.71%) RDBMS
9 7 (0.62%) Apache Cassandra
9 7 (0.62%) Azure SQL Database
9 7 (0.62%) Datomic
10 5 (0.44%) DB2
10 5 (0.44%) Hadoop
10 5 (0.44%) MariaDB
11 4 (0.35%) Big Data
11 4 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 429 (37.90%) Git (software)
2 315 (27.83%) Grunt
3 253 (22.35%) gulp
4 168 (14.84%) Jasmine
5 117 (10.34%) Subversion
6 90 (7.95%) Mocha
7 84 (7.42%) Karma Test Runner
8 76 (6.71%) Cucumber
9 55 (4.86%) Protractor
10 49 (4.33%) Bower
11 47 (4.15%) JIRA
12 42 (3.71%) Jenkins
13 37 (3.27%) Selenium
14 35 (3.09%) git-flow
15 34 (3.00%) webpack
16 33 (2.92%) QUnit
17 32 (2.83%) Sinon.JS
18 31 (2.74%) WebDriver
19 30 (2.65%) Mercurial
20 23 (2.03%) RSpec
General
1 104 (9.19%) Finance
2 31 (2.74%) Publishing
3 28 (2.47%) Marketing
4 23 (2.03%) Retail
5 22 (1.94%) Law
6 21 (1.86%) Games
7 17 (1.50%) Advertising
8 13 (1.15%) Telecoms
9 10 (0.88%) Banking
10 4 (0.35%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.35%) Hungarian Language
11 3 (0.27%) Legal
12 2 (0.18%) Arabic Language
12 2 (0.18%) Interactive Media
13 1 (0.088%) Automotive
13 1 (0.088%) Electronics
13 1 (0.088%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.088%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 1076 (95.05%) Developer
2 558 (49.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 368 (32.51%) JavaScript Developer
4 173 (15.28%) HTML Developer
5 156 (13.78%) Angular Developer
6 145 (12.81%) HTML CSS Developer
7 122 (10.78%) Web Developer
8 121 (10.69%) Senior Developer
8 121 (10.69%) UI Developer
9 80 (7.07%) Node.js Developer
10 64 (5.65%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 56 (4.95%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 56 (4.95%) Full Stack Developer
12 50 (4.42%) PHP Developer
13 43 (3.80%) Senior JavaScript Developer
14 42 (3.71%) Agile Developer
15 33 (2.92%) Java Developer
16 31 (2.74%) Lead Developer
16 31 (2.74%) UX Developer
17 29 (2.56%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1033 (91.25%) CSS
2 1017 (89.84%) HTML
3 758 (66.96%) HTML5
4 621 (54.86%) CSS3
5 617 (54.51%) AngularJS
6 458 (40.46%) jQuery
7 441 (38.96%) LESS
8 286 (25.27%) React
9 256 (22.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 215 (18.99%) Backbone.js
11 120 (10.60%) .NET
12 110 (9.72%) RESTful
13 99 (8.75%) Ajax
14 93 (8.22%) JSON
14 93 (8.22%) Web Services
15 77 (6.80%) Ember.js
16 71 (6.27%) XML
17 60 (5.30%) RequireJS
17 60 (5.30%) Ruby on Rails
18 56 (4.95%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 263 (23.23%) User Experience
2 52 (4.59%) Mobile App
3 31 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (2.74%) Fintech
4 28 (2.47%) W3C
5 26 (2.30%) Computer Science
6 25 (2.21%) Visualisation
7 17 (1.50%) Animation
8 14 (1.24%) Digital Media
9 13 (1.15%) Online Games
10 12 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
10 12 (1.06%) iPad
10 12 (1.06%) Social Media
11 7 (0.62%) New Media
12 6 (0.53%) IPTV
12 6 (0.53%) NHS
12 6 (0.53%) Performance Metrics
13 5 (0.44%) 3D Graphics
13 5 (0.44%) Graphic Design
13 5 (0.44%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 82 (7.24%) Linux
2 36 (3.18%) Windows
3 34 (3.00%) Unix
4 28 (2.47%) Android
5 26 (2.30%) Mac OS X
6 18 (1.59%) Apple iOS
7 15 (1.33%) Windows 10
8 11 (0.97%) Windows Phone
9 8 (0.71%) Ubuntu
10 7 (0.62%) Windows 8
11 5 (0.44%) CentOS
12 3 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.27%) Solaris
12 3 (0.27%) Windows Server
13 1 (0.088%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 562 (49.65%) Agile Software Development
2 561 (49.56%) Front End Development
3 299 (26.41%) TDD
4 292 (25.80%) Web Development
5 244 (21.55%) Responsive Web Design
6 204 (18.02%) OO
7 170 (15.02%) MVC
7 170 (15.02%) Scrum
8 144 (12.72%) BDD
9 117 (10.34%) E-Commerce
10 100 (8.83%) Unit Testing
11 96 (8.48%) Web Design
12 84 (7.42%) Continuous Integration
13 79 (6.98%) Pair Programming
14 65 (5.74%) Open Source
15 53 (4.68%) OOP
16 49 (4.33%) Workflow
17 47 (4.15%) Progressive Enhancement
18 46 (4.06%) SEO
19 43 (3.80%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1045 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 170 (15.02%) Java
3 159 (14.05%) PHP
4 83 (7.33%) ES6
5 82 (7.24%) C#
5 82 (7.24%) Ruby
6 69 (6.10%) SQL
7 66 (5.83%) Python
8 52 (4.59%) TypeScript
9 49 (4.33%) ECMAScript
10 35 (3.09%) Scala
11 18 (1.59%) CoffeeScript
12 13 (1.15%) C
12 13 (1.15%) XPath
13 11 (0.97%) Go
14 9 (0.80%) Clojure
15 7 (0.62%) Erlang
16 6 (0.53%) PHP 5
17 5 (0.44%) C++
17 5 (0.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (2.83%) Degree
1 32 (2.83%) Security Cleared
2 7 (0.62%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (0.44%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.088%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (1.15%) Disclosure Scotland
2 9 (0.80%) QA
2 9 (0.80%) WAI
3 8 (0.71%) WCAG
System Software
1 39 (3.45%) Docker
2 9 (0.80%) Varnish
3 3 (0.27%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.088%) KVM
4 1 (0.088%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 9 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (0.71%) Puppet
3 5 (0.44%) Capistrano
4 4 (0.35%) Kubernetes
5 3 (0.27%) Kibana
6 1 (0.088%) Ansible
6 1 (0.088%) Apache Shiro
6 1 (0.088%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 52 (4.59%) Adobe
2 32 (2.83%) Twitter
3 22 (1.94%) Microsoft
4 19 (1.68%) Zend
5 17 (1.50%) Google
6 12 (1.06%) Facebook
6 12 (1.06%) IBM
7 9 (0.80%) Atlassian
7 9 (0.80%) Sitecore
8 8 (0.71%) Oracle
9 7 (0.62%) hybris
9 7 (0.62%) Telerik
10 6 (0.53%) EPiServer
10 6 (0.53%) SAP
11 5 (0.44%) RedDot
12 4 (0.35%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (0.27%) Akamai
13 3 (0.27%) DevExpress
13 3 (0.27%) Omniture
13 3 (0.27%) Red Hat
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