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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 234 325 442
Rank change year-on-year
+91 +117
Contract jobs citing Sass 507 287 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.95% 0.57% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.35% 2.01% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 208 81
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£369 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.72% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Average hourly rate £22.06 - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 - £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
15141 14259 14334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 28.49% 28.34% 29.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 10442 9185 9380
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 259 195 249
Average hourly rate £39.38 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £16.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 28 August 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
(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 +81 294 £388 +3.33% 97
South East +66 110 £331 -1.85% 33
Yorkshire -5 29 £350 +40.00% 21
East of England +15 26 £340 -15.00% 2
South West -17 18 £350 - 4
North East -13 13 £525 +75.00% 1
West Midlands +1 10 £250 -8.25% 6
North West -35 6 £310 -17.33% 24
East Midlands -22 2 £245 -43.64% 7
Sass
UK

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 773 (91.37%) JavaScript
2 772 (91.25%) CSS
3 758 (89.60%) HTML
4 554 (65.48%) HTML5
5 483 (57.09%) CSS3
6 402 (47.52%) jQuery
7 382 (45.15%) Agile Software Development
8 364 (43.03%) AngularJS
9 288 (34.04%) LESS
10 281 (33.22%) Git (software)
11 266 (31.44%) Responsive Web Design
12 246 (29.08%) OO
13 240 (28.37%) Grunt
14 216 (25.53%) Node.js
15 200 (23.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 181 (21.39%) TDD
17 171 (20.21%) PHP
17 171 (20.21%) User Experience
18 150 (17.73%) Backbone.js
19 145 (17.14%) Java
20 133 (15.72%) E-Commerce
21 120 (14.18%) MVC
22 103 (12.17%) gulp
23 101 (11.94%) Web Design
24 99 (11.70%) JSON
25 97 (11.47%) Scrum
26 95 (11.23%) Photoshop
27 86 (10.17%) BDD
28 85 (10.05%) Jasmine
29 77 (9.10%) Web Services

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 216 (25.53%) Node.js
2 63 (7.45%) CMS
3 29 (3.43%) Apache
4 25 (2.96%) WordPress
5 24 (2.84%) Elasticsearch
6 21 (2.48%) Tomcat
7 20 (2.36%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 19 (2.25%) WebSphere
8 19 (2.25%) Drupal
9 14 (1.65%) Umbraco
10 13 (1.54%) Cloud Foundry
10 13 (1.54%) Confluence
11 10 (1.18%) JBoss
12 9 (1.06%) Jetty
13 8 (0.95%) WebSphere Application Server
14 7 (0.83%) Sitecore CMS
15 6 (0.71%) IIS
16 3 (0.35%) Commerce Server
17 2 (0.24%) Mule
17 2 (0.24%) OpenStack
Applications
1 95 (11.23%) Photoshop
2 54 (6.38%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (0.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (0.71%) Fireworks
5 5 (0.59%) OmniGraffle
6 4 (0.47%) MS Excel
7 1 (0.12%) InDesign
7 1 (0.12%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 25 (2.96%) Magento
2 7 (0.83%) Tridion
3 1 (0.12%) osCommerce
3 1 (0.12%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 37 (4.37%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (3.90%) GitHub
3 19 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (1.54%) Google Analytics
5 11 (1.30%) SaaS
5 11 (1.30%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 3 (0.35%) Heroku
7 2 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.24%) PaaS
7 2 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.24%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.12%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.12%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 34 (4.02%) HTTP
2 22 (2.60%) Internet
3 11 (1.30%) SSL
4 8 (0.95%) SNMP
5 3 (0.35%) DNS
6 2 (0.24%) VPN
6 2 (0.24%) Firewall
6 2 (0.24%) SSH
6 2 (0.24%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.12%) Skype
7 1 (0.12%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (7.09%) MySQL
2 50 (5.91%) MongoDB
3 26 (3.07%) Redis
4 24 (2.84%) SQL Server
4 24 (2.84%) Relational Database
5 15 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (1.06%) NoSQL
6 9 (1.06%) Oracle Database
7 7 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (0.47%) Big Data
9 2 (0.24%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.24%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.12%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.12%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.12%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.12%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 281 (33.22%) Git (software)
2 240 (28.37%) Grunt
3 103 (12.17%) gulp
4 85 (10.05%) Jasmine
5 68 (8.04%) Bower
6 63 (7.45%) Subversion
7 56 (6.62%) Jenkins
8 54 (6.38%) Cucumber
9 32 (3.78%) JIRA
10 28 (3.31%) Karma Test Runner
11 27 (3.19%) Selenium
11 27 (3.19%) IntelliJ
11 27 (3.19%) Mocha
12 18 (2.13%) WebDriver
13 16 (1.89%) Bitbucket
14 14 (1.65%) Capybara
14 14 (1.65%) Visual Studio
15 13 (1.54%) TeamCity
15 13 (1.54%) PHPUnit
15 13 (1.54%) PhantomJS
General
1 73 (8.63%) Finance
2 42 (4.96%) Retail
3 37 (4.37%) Publishing
4 26 (3.07%) Marketing
5 24 (2.84%) Telecoms
6 21 (2.48%) Advertising
7 14 (1.65%) Banking
8 9 (1.06%) Games
9 6 (0.71%) Multimedia
9 6 (0.71%) Investment Banking
10 5 (0.59%) Automotive
11 2 (0.24%) Legal
11 2 (0.24%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.12%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.12%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 772 (91.25%) Developer
2 408 (48.23%) Front-End Developer
3 142 (16.78%) JavaScript Developer
4 117 (13.83%) Web Developer
5 58 (6.86%) UI Developer
6 57 (6.74%) UI Programmer
7 50 (5.91%) Designer
8 47 (5.56%) Senior Developer
9 45 (5.32%) Front-End Web Developer
10 30 (3.55%) PHP Developer
11 26 (3.07%) Full Stack Developer
12 21 (2.48%) Java Developer
13 18 (2.13%) Web Designer
14 15 (1.77%) Magento Developer
15 14 (1.65%) Ruby Developer
15 14 (1.65%) .NET Developer
15 14 (1.65%) Senior Front-End Developer
16 13 (1.54%) Lead Developer
17 12 (1.42%) UX Designer
17 12 (1.42%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 772 (91.25%) CSS
2 758 (89.60%) HTML
3 554 (65.48%) HTML5
4 483 (57.09%) CSS3
5 402 (47.52%) jQuery
6 364 (43.03%) AngularJS
7 288 (34.04%) LESS
8 200 (23.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 150 (17.73%) Backbone.js
10 99 (11.70%) JSON
11 77 (9.10%) Web Services
12 73 (8.63%) Ajax
13 71 (8.39%) .NET
14 66 (7.80%) XML
15 64 (7.57%) KnockoutJS
16 60 (7.09%) RESTful
17 57 (6.74%) React
18 48 (5.67%) REST
19 47 (5.56%) Ember.js
20 43 (5.08%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 171 (20.21%) User Experience
2 45 (5.32%) W3C
3 36 (4.26%) Mobile App
4 30 (3.55%) Computer Science
5 27 (3.19%) Graphic Design
6 23 (2.72%) Social Media
7 20 (2.36%) Digital Media
8 12 (1.42%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (0.95%) DataPower
10 7 (0.83%) Visualisation
11 6 (0.71%) Web 2.0
12 4 (0.47%) Semantic Web
13 3 (0.35%) New Media
13 3 (0.35%) iPad
13 3 (0.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 3 (0.35%) Client/Server
13 3 (0.35%) Animation
13 3 (0.35%) Online Games
14 2 (0.24%) iPhone
14 2 (0.24%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 38 (4.49%) Linux
2 17 (2.01%) Windows
3 15 (1.77%) UNIX
4 14 (1.65%) Solaris
5 12 (1.42%) Android
5 12 (1.42%) Apple iOS
6 8 (0.95%) Mac OS X
7 6 (0.71%) Windows Phone
8 3 (0.35%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.24%) CentOS
10 1 (0.12%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 382 (45.15%) Agile Software Development
2 266 (31.44%) Responsive Web Design
3 246 (29.08%) OO
4 181 (21.39%) TDD
5 133 (15.72%) E-Commerce
6 120 (14.18%) MVC
7 101 (11.94%) Web Design
8 97 (11.47%) Scrum
9 86 (10.17%) BDD
10 64 (7.57%) Web Development
11 62 (7.33%) OOP
12 57 (6.74%) Unit Testing
12 57 (6.74%) Continuous Integration
13 36 (4.26%) Open Source
14 34 (4.02%) Content Management
15 30 (3.55%) Pair Programming
16 27 (3.19%) Software Engineering
16 27 (3.19%) Kanban
17 25 (2.96%) SOA
18 24 (2.84%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 773 (91.37%) JavaScript
2 171 (20.21%) PHP
3 145 (17.14%) Java
4 60 (7.09%) Ruby
5 49 (5.79%) C#
6 29 (3.43%) SQL
7 28 (3.31%) Python
8 26 (3.07%) Scala
9 20 (2.36%) TypeScript
9 20 (2.36%) C
10 17 (2.01%) Groovy
11 14 (1.65%) CoffeeScript
12 11 (1.30%) Perl
13 9 (1.06%) ECMAScript
13 9 (1.06%) Dart
14 8 (0.95%) Shell Script
15 5 (0.59%) PHP5
16 4 (0.47%) Go
16 4 (0.47%) Clojure
17 3 (0.35%) F#
Qualifications
1 41 (4.85%) Degree
2 13 (1.54%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.35%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.12%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (2.72%) QA
2 6 (0.71%) WCAG
3 3 (0.35%) WAI
System Software
1 15 (1.77%) Docker
2 13 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.24%) vCloud
4 1 (0.12%) Varnish
4 1 (0.12%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 13 (1.54%) Graylog
2 11 (1.30%) Vagrant
3 5 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.59%) Salt
4 4 (0.47%) Ansible
5 3 (0.35%) BMC PATROL
5 3 (0.35%) Capistrano
5 3 (0.35%) Puppet
5 3 (0.35%) Apache Shiro
6 2 (0.24%) Rundeck
6 2 (0.24%) Kibana
6 2 (0.24%) ZABBIX
6 2 (0.24%) logstash
7 1 (0.12%) Graphite
Vendors
1 51 (6.03%) Adobe
2 33 (3.90%) Google
3 20 (2.36%) Oracle
4 16 (1.89%) Zend
5 15 (1.77%) VMware
6 14 (1.65%) Macromedia
6 14 (1.65%) New Relic
7 13 (1.54%) Akamai
8 10 (1.18%) Sitecore
8 10 (1.18%) Facebook
9 6 (0.71%) Twitter
9 6 (0.71%) Microsoft
10 5 (0.59%) IBM
10 5 (0.59%) Omniture
10 5 (0.59%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (0.59%) FatWire
11 4 (0.47%) hybris
12 2 (0.24%) Appcelerator
12 2 (0.24%) Sencha
12 2 (0.24%) Rackspace
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates and expenses
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Explore Group
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Rate: £375 to £425 p/day
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £200 per day, Benefits extensions likely, brilliant brand
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £290 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Rate: £375 to £425 p/day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £300 - 350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £320 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates, please indicate expectations
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago