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 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 214 306 396
Rank change year-on-year
+92 +90
Contract jobs citing Sass 566 342 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.13% 0.69% 0.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.01% 2.53% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 455 212 134
Median daily rate £400 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £271 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £517
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
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
14128 13495 13216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 28.22% 27.31% 27.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 10123 9021 8899
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 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 155 184 163
Median hourly rate £31.90 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.00 £15.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £49.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

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 27 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 27 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 +111 405 £400 +6.66% 136
South East -9 46 £325 -3.70% 17
Yorkshire -3 26 £425 +6.25% 14
East of England +4 20 £400 - 12
West Midlands +1 19 £260 -16.80% 14
East Midlands +19 18 £345 +15.00% 8
North West -5 16 £375 +20.00% 24
South West -23 11 £350 +16.66% 21
North East -40 4 £350 +21.73% 2
Sass
UK

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 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 1049 (93.41%) JavaScript
2 1027 (91.45%) CSS
3 1014 (90.29%) HTML
4 756 (67.32%) HTML5
5 623 (55.48%) CSS3
6 621 (55.30%) AngularJS
7 570 (50.76%) Agile Software Development
8 549 (48.89%) Front End Development
9 466 (41.50%) jQuery
10 435 (38.74%) Git (software)
11 433 (38.56%) LESS
12 407 (36.24%) Node.js
13 325 (28.94%) Grunt
14 307 (27.34%) Web Development
15 290 (25.82%) React
16 289 (25.73%) TDD
17 260 (23.15%) gulp
18 256 (22.80%) Responsive Web Design
19 248 (22.08%) User Experience
20 243 (21.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 198 (17.63%) Backbone.js
22 191 (17.01%) OO
23 177 (15.76%) Scrum
24 175 (15.58%) MVC
25 165 (14.69%) Java
26 157 (13.98%) Jasmine
27 145 (12.91%) PHP
28 125 (11.13%) .NET
29 123 (10.95%) Subversion
29 123 (10.95%) BDD

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
1 407 (36.24%) Node.js
2 77 (6.86%) CMS
3 36 (3.21%) WordPress
4 32 (2.85%) Elasticsearch
5 29 (2.58%) Apache
6 26 (2.32%) Confluence
7 19 (1.69%) Drupal
8 14 (1.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 10 (0.89%) nginx
9 10 (0.89%) WebSphere
10 9 (0.80%) IIS
11 8 (0.71%) Umbraco
12 7 (0.62%) ColdFusion
13 6 (0.53%) Apache Spark
13 6 (0.53%) Cloud Foundry
13 6 (0.53%) OpenStack
13 6 (0.53%) SharePoint
14 5 (0.45%) Apache Solr
14 5 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
15 4 (0.36%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 99 (8.82%) Photoshop
2 33 (2.94%) Adobe Illustrator
3 14 (1.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 7 (0.62%) GIMP
5 5 (0.45%) MS Office
6 4 (0.36%) InDesign
7 3 (0.27%) Fireworks
7 3 (0.27%) MS Excel
7 3 (0.27%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.089%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 26 (2.32%) Magento
2 3 (0.27%) SDL Web 8
3 2 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.089%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 65 (5.79%) GitHub
2 42 (3.74%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (1.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (1.34%) SaaS
4 7 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (0.53%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (0.45%) Google Analytics
6 5 (0.45%) Office 365
7 4 (0.36%) Bluemix
7 4 (0.36%) Heroku
8 3 (0.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (0.27%) Amazon ELB
8 3 (0.27%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 2 (0.18%) CloudFront
9 2 (0.18%) Google Play
9 2 (0.18%) Google Tag Manager
9 2 (0.18%) Route 53
10 1 (0.089%) AdWords
10 1 (0.089%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 41 (3.65%) HTTP
2 14 (1.25%) Internet
3 7 (0.62%) HTTPS
4 6 (0.53%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.27%) Network Security
6 2 (0.18%) SSH
7 1 (0.089%) DHCP
7 1 (0.089%) DNS
7 1 (0.089%) OpenVPN
7 1 (0.089%) SNA
7 1 (0.089%) SSL
7 1 (0.089%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (8.99%) MongoDB
2 62 (5.52%) MySQL
2 62 (5.52%) NoSQL
3 60 (5.34%) Relational Database
4 54 (4.81%) PostgreSQL
5 40 (3.56%) SQL Server
6 21 (1.87%) Redis
7 13 (1.16%) Neo4j
8 8 (0.71%) CouchDB
8 8 (0.71%) RDBMS
9 6 (0.53%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (0.53%) Datomic
9 6 (0.53%) DB2
9 6 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (0.45%) MariaDB
11 4 (0.36%) Hadoop
11 4 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.27%) Amazon RDS
12 3 (0.27%) Big Data
12 3 (0.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 435 (38.74%) Git (software)
2 325 (28.94%) Grunt
3 260 (23.15%) gulp
4 157 (13.98%) Jasmine
5 123 (10.95%) Subversion
6 88 (7.84%) Mocha
7 81 (7.21%) Karma Test Runner
8 66 (5.88%) Cucumber
9 57 (5.08%) Bower
10 46 (4.10%) Protractor
11 45 (4.01%) Jenkins
11 45 (4.01%) JIRA
12 38 (3.38%) git-flow
13 34 (3.03%) webpack
14 32 (2.85%) Selenium
15 30 (2.67%) Mercurial
16 27 (2.40%) QUnit
16 27 (2.40%) WebDriver
17 25 (2.23%) RSpec
17 25 (2.23%) Sinon.JS
General
1 104 (9.26%) Finance
2 29 (2.58%) Games
2 29 (2.58%) Publishing
3 23 (2.05%) Retail
4 22 (1.96%) Advertising
4 22 (1.96%) Law
5 20 (1.78%) Marketing
6 13 (1.16%) Telecoms
7 10 (0.89%) Banking
8 4 (0.36%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.36%) Hungarian Language
9 3 (0.27%) Legal
10 2 (0.18%) Arabic Language
10 2 (0.18%) Interactive Media
10 2 (0.18%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.089%) Automotive
11 1 (0.089%) Electronics
11 1 (0.089%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.089%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 1058 (94.21%) Developer
2 547 (48.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 355 (31.61%) JavaScript Developer
4 150 (13.36%) HTML Developer
5 142 (12.64%) Angular Developer
6 131 (11.67%) Web Developer
7 128 (11.40%) HTML CSS Developer
8 121 (10.77%) UI Developer
9 117 (10.42%) Senior Developer
10 88 (7.84%) Node.js Developer
11 63 (5.61%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 59 (5.25%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 59 (5.25%) Full Stack Developer
13 46 (4.10%) Agile Developer
14 42 (3.74%) PHP Developer
14 42 (3.74%) Senior JavaScript Developer
15 30 (2.67%) .NET Developer
15 30 (2.67%) Java Developer
15 30 (2.67%) UX Developer
16 28 (2.49%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1027 (91.45%) CSS
2 1014 (90.29%) HTML
3 756 (67.32%) HTML5
4 623 (55.48%) CSS3
5 621 (55.30%) AngularJS
6 466 (41.50%) jQuery
7 433 (38.56%) LESS
8 290 (25.82%) React
9 243 (21.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 198 (17.63%) Backbone.js
11 125 (11.13%) .NET
12 108 (9.62%) Ajax
13 105 (9.35%) RESTful
14 96 (8.55%) Web Services
15 90 (8.01%) JSON
16 75 (6.68%) Ember.js
17 70 (6.23%) XML
18 67 (5.97%) Ruby on Rails
19 63 (5.61%) ASP.NET
20 55 (4.90%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 248 (22.08%) User Experience
2 64 (5.70%) Mobile App
3 32 (2.85%) Fintech
4 29 (2.58%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (2.40%) W3C
6 25 (2.23%) Computer Science
6 25 (2.23%) Visualisation
7 16 (1.42%) Animation
8 13 (1.16%) Digital Media
8 13 (1.16%) iPad
8 13 (1.16%) Online Games
8 13 (1.16%) Social Media
9 12 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (0.62%) New Media
10 7 (0.62%) NHS
11 6 (0.53%) Performance Metrics
12 5 (0.45%) 3D Graphics
12 5 (0.45%) Graphic Design
12 5 (0.45%) IPTV
12 5 (0.45%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 90 (8.01%) Linux
2 42 (3.74%) Windows
3 38 (3.38%) Unix
4 30 (2.67%) Mac OS X
5 28 (2.49%) Android
6 18 (1.60%) Apple iOS
6 18 (1.60%) Windows 10
7 14 (1.25%) Windows Phone
8 8 (0.71%) Ubuntu
9 7 (0.62%) Windows 8
10 5 (0.45%) CentOS
10 5 (0.45%) Windows Server
11 4 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.27%) Solaris
13 1 (0.089%) Debian
13 1 (0.089%) VMS
13 1 (0.089%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.089%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 570 (50.76%) Agile Software Development
2 549 (48.89%) Front End Development
3 307 (27.34%) Web Development
4 289 (25.73%) TDD
5 256 (22.80%) Responsive Web Design
6 191 (17.01%) OO
7 177 (15.76%) Scrum
8 175 (15.58%) MVC
9 123 (10.95%) BDD
10 110 (9.80%) Web Design
11 108 (9.62%) E-Commerce
12 95 (8.46%) Unit Testing
13 91 (8.10%) Continuous Integration
14 78 (6.95%) Pair Programming
15 65 (5.79%) Open Source
16 62 (5.52%) OOP
17 48 (4.27%) Progressive Enhancement
17 48 (4.27%) SEO
18 46 (4.10%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
18 46 (4.10%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1049 (93.41%) JavaScript
2 165 (14.69%) Java
3 145 (12.91%) PHP
4 92 (8.19%) C#
5 87 (7.75%) Ruby
6 83 (7.39%) ES6
7 64 (5.70%) SQL
8 58 (5.16%) Python
9 48 (4.27%) TypeScript
10 46 (4.10%) ECMAScript
11 33 (2.94%) Scala
12 15 (1.34%) C
13 14 (1.25%) CoffeeScript
14 13 (1.16%) XPath
15 12 (1.07%) Go
16 11 (0.98%) Clojure
17 6 (0.53%) Erlang
17 6 (0.53%) PHP 5
18 4 (0.36%) C++
18 4 (0.36%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 39 (3.47%) Security Cleared
2 33 (2.94%) Degree
3 10 (0.89%) SC Cleared
4 7 (0.62%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.089%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (1.16%) Disclosure Scotland
2 10 (0.89%) QA
3 9 (0.80%) WAI
4 8 (0.71%) WCAG
5 1 (0.089%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 39 (3.47%) Docker
2 6 (0.53%) Varnish
3 3 (0.27%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.089%) KVM
4 1 (0.089%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 8 (0.71%) Kubernetes
1 8 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (0.62%) Puppet
3 5 (0.45%) Capistrano
4 3 (0.27%) Kibana
5 1 (0.089%) Ansible
5 1 (0.089%) Apache Shiro
5 1 (0.089%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 49 (4.36%) Adobe
2 32 (2.85%) Twitter
3 20 (1.78%) Microsoft
4 17 (1.51%) Google
5 15 (1.34%) Zend
6 13 (1.16%) IBM
7 12 (1.07%) Facebook
8 11 (0.98%) Oracle
9 9 (0.80%) EPiServer
9 9 (0.80%) Sitecore
10 7 (0.62%) Atlassian
10 7 (0.62%) Telerik
11 6 (0.53%) hybris
11 6 (0.53%) SAP
12 5 (0.45%) RedDot
13 4 (0.36%) Red Hat
14 3 (0.27%) Akamai
14 3 (0.27%) DevExpress
14 3 (0.27%) Omniture
14 3 (0.27%) Salesforce.com
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