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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 302 371 464
Rank change year-on-year
+69 +93
Contract jobs citing Sass 333 206 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.69% 0.43% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.52% 1.55% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 130 46
Average daily rate
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£355 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £256 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £516 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average 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
13240 13258 11672
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.33% 27.53% 27.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 8921 8879 7543
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 181 171 339
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.66 £17.35 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £53.25 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 29 May 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
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 29 May 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 +48 180 £375 -6.54% 94
South East +9 41 £338 +0.74% 37
Yorkshire -5 32 £400 +49.53% 11
South West +32 26 £300 -17.24% 12
East of England +20 25 £388 +5.08% 9
North West -8 10 £313 -16.66% 15
East Midlands +1 9 £300 -11.11% 4
West Midlands -11 7 £313 +23.76% 13
North East - 1 £288 - 2
Sass
UK

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 632 (94.19%) CSS
2 622 (92.70%) JavaScript
3 610 (90.91%) HTML
4 456 (67.96%) HTML5
5 391 (58.27%) CSS3
6 318 (47.39%) jQuery
7 298 (44.41%) AngularJS
8 257 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
9 249 (37.11%) LESS
10 231 (34.43%) Responsive Web Design
11 201 (29.96%) Git (software)
12 189 (28.17%) TDD
13 177 (26.38%) Grunt
14 174 (25.93%) Node.js
15 172 (25.63%) OO
16 144 (21.46%) User Experience
17 143 (21.31%) Backbone.js
18 136 (20.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 126 (18.78%) Java
20 112 (16.69%) PHP
21 108 (16.10%) MVC
22 94 (14.01%) Web Design
23 93 (13.86%) Web Development
24 91 (13.56%) BDD
25 79 (11.77%) Jasmine
26 74 (11.03%) CMS
26 74 (11.03%) Photoshop
27 72 (10.73%) E-Commerce
28 69 (10.28%) Subversion
29 68 (10.13%) RESTful

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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
1 174 (25.93%) Node.js
2 74 (11.03%) CMS
3 32 (4.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 30 (4.47%) WordPress
5 22 (3.28%) Cloud Foundry
6 18 (2.68%) Umbraco
7 12 (1.79%) Drupal
8 10 (1.49%) Sitecore CMS
9 9 (1.34%) Apache
10 8 (1.19%) nginx
11 7 (1.04%) Confluence
11 7 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (0.45%) ExpressionEngine
12 3 (0.45%) IIS
13 2 (0.30%) Lightstreamer
13 2 (0.30%) Orchard CMS
13 2 (0.30%) Liferay
14 1 (0.15%) Apache Solr
14 1 (0.15%) SilverStripe
14 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 74 (11.03%) Photoshop
2 29 (4.32%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (1.94%) Fireworks
4 5 (0.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.60%) MS Excel
6 3 (0.45%) InDesign
6 3 (0.45%) Adobe After Effects
7 2 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 12 (1.79%) Magento
2 5 (0.75%) Tridion
3 2 (0.30%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 25 (3.73%) GitHub
2 23 (3.43%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.75%) Google Analytics
5 4 (0.60%) Heroku
6 3 (0.45%) PaaS
7 2 (0.30%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.30%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 49 (7.30%) HTTP
2 18 (2.68%) Internet
3 3 (0.45%) Intranet
4 1 (0.15%) Skype
4 1 (0.15%) DNS
4 1 (0.15%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.15%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (6.71%) MySQL
2 35 (5.22%) MongoDB
3 24 (3.58%) Relational Database
4 19 (2.83%) SQL Server
5 13 (1.94%) NoSQL
6 9 (1.34%) Redis
6 9 (1.34%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.30%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.15%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.15%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 201 (29.96%) Git (software)
2 177 (26.38%) Grunt
3 79 (11.77%) Jasmine
4 69 (10.28%) Subversion
5 66 (9.84%) Bower
6 48 (7.15%) Cucumber
7 36 (5.37%) Mocha
8 25 (3.73%) IntelliJ
9 24 (3.58%) Capybara
10 22 (3.28%) TeamCity
11 20 (2.98%) Selenium
12 18 (2.68%) Karma Test Runner
13 17 (2.53%) Jenkins
14 13 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
14 13 (1.94%) Visual Studio
15 12 (1.79%) JIRA
16 10 (1.49%) Sublime Text
17 8 (1.19%) WebDriver
18 7 (1.04%) Bitbucket
18 7 (1.04%) JSHint
General
1 62 (9.24%) Finance
2 21 (3.13%) Banking
3 20 (2.98%) Retail
4 19 (2.83%) Publishing
5 18 (2.68%) Marketing
6 16 (2.38%) Telecoms
6 16 (2.38%) Games
7 14 (2.09%) Investment Banking
8 9 (1.34%) Advertising
9 2 (0.30%) Arabic Language
9 2 (0.30%) Hindi Language
9 2 (0.30%) Automotive
9 2 (0.30%) Law
9 2 (0.30%) Legal
9 2 (0.30%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.15%) Front Office
10 1 (0.15%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 632 (94.19%) Developer
2 344 (51.27%) Front-End Developer
3 110 (16.39%) Web Developer
4 106 (15.80%) JavaScript Developer
5 36 (5.37%) Senior Developer
6 34 (5.07%) UI Developer
7 33 (4.92%) Front-End Web Developer
7 33 (4.92%) UI Programmer
8 24 (3.58%) Designer
9 23 (3.43%) Ruby Developer
10 18 (2.68%) PHP Developer
11 15 (2.24%) Full Stack Developer
11 15 (2.24%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 13 (1.94%) Web Designer
13 12 (1.79%) .NET Developer
14 11 (1.64%) Senior Web Developer
15 10 (1.49%) Software Developer
16 8 (1.19%) Lead Developer
17 7 (1.04%) Python Developer
17 7 (1.04%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 632 (94.19%) CSS
2 610 (90.91%) HTML
3 456 (67.96%) HTML5
4 391 (58.27%) CSS3
5 318 (47.39%) jQuery
6 298 (44.41%) AngularJS
7 249 (37.11%) LESS
8 143 (21.31%) Backbone.js
9 136 (20.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 68 (10.13%) RESTful
11 66 (9.84%) Web Services
12 56 (8.35%) .NET
13 53 (7.90%) Ajax
14 51 (7.60%) Semantic HTML
15 50 (7.45%) Ember.js
16 48 (7.15%) JSON
17 45 (6.71%) REST
18 44 (6.56%) KnockoutJS
18 44 (6.56%) Mustache
19 38 (5.66%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 144 (21.46%) User Experience
2 50 (7.45%) W3C
3 27 (4.02%) Mobile App
4 20 (2.98%) Computer Science
5 14 (2.09%) Social Media
6 8 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (0.89%) Client/Server
7 6 (0.89%) Digital Media
7 6 (0.89%) Visualisation
8 5 (0.75%) Online Games
8 5 (0.75%) Graphic Design
9 3 (0.45%) iPad
9 3 (0.45%) RIA
10 2 (0.30%) Animation
10 2 (0.30%) Web 2.0
10 2 (0.30%) FMCG
10 2 (0.30%) E-Learning
10 2 (0.30%) BBC
10 2 (0.30%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.15%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 41 (6.11%) Linux
2 25 (3.73%) UNIX
3 20 (2.98%) Mac OS X
4 16 (2.38%) Android
4 16 (2.38%) Apple iOS
5 14 (2.09%) Windows
6 8 (1.19%) Windows Phone
7 5 (0.75%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.30%) CentOS
9 1 (0.15%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 257 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
2 231 (34.43%) Responsive Web Design
3 189 (28.17%) TDD
4 172 (25.63%) OO
5 108 (16.10%) MVC
6 94 (14.01%) Web Design
7 93 (13.86%) Web Development
8 91 (13.56%) BDD
9 72 (10.73%) E-Commerce
10 59 (8.79%) Scrum
11 53 (7.90%) OOP
12 39 (5.81%) Content Management
13 34 (5.07%) Open Source
14 33 (4.92%) Continuous Integration
14 33 (4.92%) Pair Programming
15 31 (4.62%) Unit Testing
16 25 (3.73%) Continuous Improvement
17 23 (3.43%) Mentoring
18 20 (2.98%) Software Engineering
19 19 (2.83%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 622 (92.70%) JavaScript
2 126 (18.78%) Java
3 112 (16.69%) PHP
4 66 (9.84%) Ruby
5 38 (5.66%) Python
6 28 (4.17%) C#
7 23 (3.43%) SQL
8 15 (2.24%) C
9 10 (1.49%) Scala
10 7 (1.04%) Clojure
11 5 (0.75%) CoffeeScript
11 5 (0.75%) TypeScript
12 4 (0.60%) Perl
12 4 (0.60%) R
12 4 (0.60%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.45%) F#
13 3 (0.45%) PHP5
14 2 (0.30%) ActionScript
14 2 (0.30%) ECMAScript
14 2 (0.30%) Dart
Qualifications
1 49 (7.30%) Degree
2 7 (1.04%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.30%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (5.37%) QA
2 4 (0.60%) WCAG
3 1 (0.15%) WAI
System Software
1 22 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.75%) Docker
3 1 (0.15%) Varnish
3 1 (0.15%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 22 (3.28%) Graylog
2 9 (1.34%) Puppet
3 7 (1.04%) Vagrant
4 5 (0.75%) Ansible
5 2 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.30%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.15%) Salt
6 1 (0.15%) Graphite
Vendors
1 45 (6.71%) Adobe
2 23 (3.43%) VMware
3 22 (3.28%) Akamai
3 22 (3.28%) New Relic
4 15 (2.24%) Google
5 12 (1.79%) Sitecore
6 11 (1.64%) Twitter
6 11 (1.64%) Zend
7 8 (1.19%) Microsoft
7 8 (1.19%) Facebook
8 5 (0.75%) Oracle
8 5 (0.75%) EPiServer
9 4 (0.60%) Appcelerator
10 3 (0.45%) hybris
10 3 (0.45%) Apple
11 2 (0.30%) IBM
12 1 (0.15%) Splunk
12 1 (0.15%) HP
12 1 (0.15%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.15%) FatWire
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Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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