The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 254 351 466
Rank change year-on-year
+97 +115
Contract jobs citing Sass 434 230 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.84% 0.47% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.00% 1.66% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 161 52
Average daily rate
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£365 £362 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.89% -3.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £329 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.46% -12.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £23.06 - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 - £25.00
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
14454 13887 13466
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.97% 28.12% 28.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 9918 9076 8733
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 212 202 271
Average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%

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 30 July 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sass across the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Sass Hourly Rate Histogram 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 30 July 2015. 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
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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 +76 247 £375 -4.76% 97
South East +44 80 £375 +19.04% 38
South West +11 32 £350 - 7
East of England +17 26 £340 +3.81% 9
Yorkshire -16 21 £343 +31.73% 18
West Midlands +4 11 £275 +5.76% 12
North West -20 10 £313 -16.66% 23
North East -22 3 £350 +16.66% 5
East Midlands -17 2 £323 -22.28% 13
Sass
UK

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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.

1 727 (92.61%) JavaScript
1 727 (92.61%) CSS
2 712 (90.70%) HTML
3 517 (65.86%) HTML5
4 447 (56.94%) CSS3
5 366 (46.62%) jQuery
6 349 (44.46%) AngularJS
7 348 (44.33%) Agile Software Development
8 283 (36.05%) LESS
9 252 (32.10%) Git (software)
10 248 (31.59%) Responsive Web Design
11 230 (29.30%) Grunt
12 205 (26.11%) Node.js
13 202 (25.73%) OO
14 185 (23.57%) TDD
15 180 (22.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 158 (20.13%) User Experience
17 156 (19.87%) Backbone.js
18 142 (18.09%) PHP
19 140 (17.83%) Java
20 113 (14.39%) MVC
21 104 (13.25%) Web Design
22 102 (12.99%) E-Commerce
23 93 (11.85%) gulp
24 87 (11.08%) Jasmine
25 86 (10.96%) BDD
26 84 (10.70%) Scrum
27 83 (10.57%) Photoshop
27 83 (10.57%) Web Development
28 78 (9.94%) Bower

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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
1 205 (26.11%) Node.js
2 63 (8.03%) CMS
3 27 (3.44%) WordPress
4 20 (2.55%) Cloud Foundry
4 20 (2.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 14 (1.78%) Drupal
5 14 (1.78%) Umbraco
6 13 (1.66%) Apache
7 11 (1.40%) Elasticsearch
8 8 (1.02%) Confluence
8 8 (1.02%) Tomcat
8 8 (1.02%) Sitecore CMS
9 5 (0.64%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.51%) IIS
11 2 (0.25%) Orchard CMS
12 1 (0.13%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.13%) Sitefinity
12 1 (0.13%) Lightstreamer
12 1 (0.13%) nginx
12 1 (0.13%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 83 (10.57%) Photoshop
2 45 (5.73%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (1.15%) Fireworks
4 7 (0.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.51%) OmniGraffle
5 4 (0.51%) MS Excel
6 1 (0.13%) InDesign
6 1 (0.13%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 16 (2.04%) Magento
2 6 (0.76%) Tridion
3 1 (0.13%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 32 (4.08%) GitHub
2 31 (3.95%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (2.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (1.40%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 10 (1.27%) SaaS
6 9 (1.15%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.38%) Heroku
8 2 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.25%) Google App Engine
8 2 (0.25%) PaaS
9 1 (0.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 37 (4.71%) HTTP
2 22 (2.80%) Internet
3 3 (0.38%) DNS
3 3 (0.38%) SSL
4 1 (0.13%) Intranet
4 1 (0.13%) VPN
4 1 (0.13%) Firewall
4 1 (0.13%) SSH
4 1 (0.13%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (6.24%) MySQL
2 40 (5.10%) MongoDB
3 21 (2.68%) SQL Server
3 21 (2.68%) Relational Database
4 20 (2.55%) Redis
5 10 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (1.15%) NoSQL
7 7 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (0.51%) Big Data
9 2 (0.25%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.25%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.13%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.13%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.13%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.13%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 252 (32.10%) Git (software)
2 230 (29.30%) Grunt
3 93 (11.85%) gulp
4 87 (11.08%) Jasmine
5 78 (9.94%) Bower
6 60 (7.64%) Subversion
7 57 (7.26%) Cucumber
8 33 (4.20%) Mocha
8 33 (4.20%) IntelliJ
8 33 (4.20%) Jenkins
9 31 (3.95%) Selenium
10 29 (3.69%) Karma Test Runner
11 23 (2.93%) JIRA
12 21 (2.68%) Capybara
13 20 (2.55%) TeamCity
14 13 (1.66%) Bitbucket
14 13 (1.66%) PhantomJS
15 12 (1.53%) WebDriver
16 11 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
17 10 (1.27%) Mercurial
General
1 66 (8.41%) Finance
2 29 (3.69%) Publishing
2 29 (3.69%) Retail
3 22 (2.80%) Banking
4 21 (2.68%) Marketing
5 20 (2.55%) Telecoms
6 17 (2.17%) Advertising
7 14 (1.78%) Games
8 12 (1.53%) Investment Banking
9 7 (0.89%) Automotive
10 2 (0.25%) Law
10 2 (0.25%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.13%) Front Office
11 1 (0.13%) Back Office
11 1 (0.13%) Legal
11 1 (0.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 722 (91.97%) Developer
2 393 (50.06%) Front-End Developer
3 136 (17.32%) JavaScript Developer
4 112 (14.27%) Web Developer
5 60 (7.64%) UI Developer
6 59 (7.52%) UI Programmer
7 48 (6.11%) Front-End Web Developer
8 40 (5.10%) Designer
9 35 (4.46%) Senior Developer
10 22 (2.80%) Full Stack Developer
11 21 (2.68%) PHP Developer
12 20 (2.55%) Ruby Developer
13 18 (2.29%) Web Designer
14 13 (1.66%) .NET Developer
15 12 (1.53%) Lead Developer
15 12 (1.53%) Senior Front-End Developer
15 12 (1.53%) Magento Developer
16 11 (1.40%) Senior Designer
16 11 (1.40%) Software Developer
17 10 (1.27%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 727 (92.61%) CSS
2 712 (90.70%) HTML
3 517 (65.86%) HTML5
4 447 (56.94%) CSS3
5 366 (46.62%) jQuery
6 349 (44.46%) AngularJS
7 283 (36.05%) LESS
8 180 (22.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 156 (19.87%) Backbone.js
10 68 (8.66%) JSON
11 67 (8.54%) Web Services
12 65 (8.28%) RESTful
13 62 (7.90%) Ajax
14 61 (7.77%) .NET
15 60 (7.64%) Ember.js
16 50 (6.37%) KnockoutJS
16 50 (6.37%) XML
17 49 (6.24%) REST
18 45 (5.73%) XHTML
18 45 (5.73%) React
Miscellaneous
1 158 (20.13%) User Experience
2 49 (6.24%) W3C
3 34 (4.33%) Mobile App
4 25 (3.18%) Graphic Design
4 25 (3.18%) Computer Science
5 12 (1.53%) Social Media
5 12 (1.53%) Digital Media
6 9 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (0.89%) Client/Server
8 6 (0.76%) Web 2.0
8 6 (0.76%) Visualisation
9 4 (0.51%) Semantic Web
9 4 (0.51%) Online Games
10 3 (0.38%) New Media
10 3 (0.38%) iPad
11 2 (0.25%) Social Network
11 2 (0.25%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.25%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.25%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.25%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 34 (4.33%) Linux
2 20 (2.55%) UNIX
3 18 (2.29%) Windows
4 13 (1.66%) Mac OS X
4 13 (1.66%) Android
4 13 (1.66%) Apple iOS
5 7 (0.89%) Windows Phone
6 5 (0.64%) Solaris
7 4 (0.51%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.25%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 348 (44.33%) Agile Software Development
2 248 (31.59%) Responsive Web Design
3 202 (25.73%) OO
4 185 (23.57%) TDD
5 113 (14.39%) MVC
6 104 (13.25%) Web Design
7 102 (12.99%) E-Commerce
8 86 (10.96%) BDD
9 84 (10.70%) Scrum
10 83 (10.57%) Web Development
11 49 (6.24%) Continuous Integration
11 49 (6.24%) OOP
12 45 (5.73%) Unit Testing
13 39 (4.97%) Open Source
14 36 (4.59%) Pair Programming
15 33 (4.20%) Content Management
16 24 (3.06%) Kanban
16 24 (3.06%) Mentoring
17 23 (2.93%) Continuous Improvement
18 22 (2.80%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 727 (92.61%) JavaScript
2 142 (18.09%) PHP
3 140 (17.83%) Java
4 69 (8.79%) Ruby
5 36 (4.59%) C#
6 34 (4.33%) Python
7 26 (3.31%) SQL
8 25 (3.18%) Scala
9 20 (2.55%) C
10 17 (2.17%) TypeScript
11 12 (1.53%) CoffeeScript
12 8 (1.02%) Groovy
12 8 (1.02%) Dart
12 8 (1.02%) ECMAScript
13 6 (0.76%) Clojure
14 4 (0.51%) Go
14 4 (0.51%) PHP5
15 3 (0.38%) PHP4
15 3 (0.38%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.38%) Perl
Qualifications
1 43 (5.48%) Degree
2 10 (1.27%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.25%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (4.20%) QA
2 5 (0.64%) WCAG
3 1 (0.13%) WAI
System Software
1 20 (2.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (1.53%) Docker
3 2 (0.25%) Varnish
4 1 (0.13%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.13%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 20 (2.55%) Graylog
2 7 (0.89%) Vagrant
3 4 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.38%) BMC PATROL
4 3 (0.38%) Salt
5 2 (0.25%) Apache Shiro
5 2 (0.25%) Capistrano
5 2 (0.25%) Puppet
5 2 (0.25%) Ansible
6 1 (0.13%) logstash
6 1 (0.13%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.13%) Kibana
6 1 (0.13%) Graphite
6 1 (0.13%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 45 (5.73%) Adobe
2 24 (3.06%) Google
3 22 (2.80%) VMware
4 20 (2.55%) Akamai
4 20 (2.55%) New Relic
5 14 (1.78%) Zend
5 14 (1.78%) Macromedia
6 11 (1.40%) Facebook
6 11 (1.40%) Twitter
7 10 (1.27%) Sitecore
8 6 (0.76%) Oracle
8 6 (0.76%) Microsoft
9 5 (0.64%) IBM
9 5 (0.64%) Omniture
9 5 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (0.64%) FatWire
10 3 (0.38%) hybris
10 3 (0.38%) Appcelerator
11 2 (0.25%) EPiServer
11 2 (0.25%) Sencha
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Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
ISL
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
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Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 23 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
East Riding
Venn Group
Rate: £250 - £300 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Preferred Choice
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Preferred Choice
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
83Zero
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £280.00 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £400 - £460 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago