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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 289 326 472
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +146
Contract jobs citing Sass 349 275 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.69% 0.55% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.55% 2.01% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 197 36
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £517 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.37 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
13693 13713 11856
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.10% 27.27% 27.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8983 9024 7581
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 205 335
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.80 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.82 £52.50 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -

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 24 April 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 24 April 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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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 +22 194 £375 - 86
Yorkshire +11 48 £388 +19.23% 11
South East +3 42 £350 +7.69% 19
East of England +30 18 £394 +5.00% 2
East Midlands +12 13 £400 +23.07% 8
South West 0 13 £325 - 8
North West -18 10 £259 -5.90% 17
West Midlands -19 5 £275 -4.34% 8
North East - 4 £403 - 2
Sass
UK

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 636 (94.78%) CSS
2 627 (93.44%) JavaScript
3 611 (91.06%) HTML
4 464 (69.15%) HTML5
5 401 (59.76%) CSS3
6 322 (47.99%) jQuery
7 307 (45.75%) AngularJS
8 248 (36.96%) LESS
9 233 (34.72%) Agile Software Development
10 225 (33.53%) Responsive Web Design
11 183 (27.27%) TDD
12 179 (26.68%) Git (software)
13 174 (25.93%) OO
14 173 (25.78%) Node.js
15 164 (24.44%) Grunt
16 159 (23.70%) Backbone.js
17 147 (21.91%) User Experience
18 131 (19.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 123 (18.33%) MVC
20 112 (16.69%) Java
20 112 (16.69%) PHP
21 104 (15.50%) Web Development
22 92 (13.71%) Web Design
23 89 (13.26%) BDD
24 76 (11.33%) Jasmine
25 75 (11.18%) Ruby
25 75 (11.18%) CMS
26 72 (10.73%) Photoshop
26 72 (10.73%) Web Services
27 69 (10.28%) Ajax

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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
1 173 (25.78%) Node.js
2 75 (11.18%) CMS
3 36 (5.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 32 (4.77%) WordPress
5 18 (2.68%) Cloud Foundry
6 15 (2.24%) Umbraco
6 15 (2.24%) Drupal
7 12 (1.79%) Confluence
7 12 (1.79%) Apache
8 10 (1.49%) nginx
8 10 (1.49%) Sitecore CMS
9 9 (1.34%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (0.75%) ExpressionEngine
11 4 (0.60%) Liferay
12 3 (0.45%) IIS
13 2 (0.30%) Moodle
13 2 (0.30%) Lightstreamer
13 2 (0.30%) Orchard CMS
13 2 (0.30%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.15%) Jetty
Applications
1 72 (10.73%) Photoshop
2 30 (4.47%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (1.94%) Fireworks
4 12 (1.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (0.75%) MS Excel
6 3 (0.45%) Adobe After Effects
6 3 (0.45%) InDesign
7 2 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (1.94%) Magento
2 6 (0.89%) Tridion
3 3 (0.45%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.43%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (3.13%) GitHub
3 5 (0.75%) Google Analytics
3 5 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.60%) Heroku
5 3 (0.45%) PaaS
6 2 (0.30%) Google App Engine
6 2 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.30%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (7.90%) HTTP
2 21 (3.13%) Internet
3 3 (0.45%) Intranet
4 1 (0.15%) SSH
4 1 (0.15%) DNS
4 1 (0.15%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.15%) SSL
4 1 (0.15%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (7.15%) MySQL
2 30 (4.47%) MongoDB
3 27 (4.02%) Relational Database
4 17 (2.53%) SQL Server
5 15 (2.24%) NoSQL
6 9 (1.34%) Redis
7 8 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (0.60%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.15%) Jackrabbit
11 1 (0.15%) RavenDB
11 1 (0.15%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 179 (26.68%) Git (software)
2 164 (24.44%) Grunt
3 76 (11.33%) Jasmine
4 68 (10.13%) Subversion
4 68 (10.13%) Bower
5 49 (7.30%) Cucumber
6 36 (5.37%) Mocha
7 22 (3.28%) Selenium
8 20 (2.98%) Capybara
9 19 (2.83%) IntelliJ
9 19 (2.83%) TeamCity
10 18 (2.68%) JIRA
11 17 (2.53%) Jenkins
11 17 (2.53%) Karma Test Runner
12 16 (2.38%) Visual Studio
13 15 (2.24%) Team Foundation Server
14 13 (1.94%) WebDriver
15 10 (1.49%) Sublime Text
16 9 (1.34%) Appcelerator Titanium
17 7 (1.04%) Maven
General
1 55 (8.20%) Finance
2 24 (3.58%) Marketing
3 20 (2.98%) Banking
3 20 (2.98%) Retail
4 19 (2.83%) Publishing
5 18 (2.68%) Games
6 13 (1.94%) Investment Banking
7 9 (1.34%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.19%) Advertising
9 2 (0.30%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.30%) Automotive
9 2 (0.30%) Law
9 2 (0.30%) Legal
9 2 (0.30%) Arabic Language
9 2 (0.30%) Hindi Language
10 1 (0.15%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.15%) Electronics
10 1 (0.15%) Front Office
10 1 (0.15%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 629 (93.74%) Developer
2 342 (50.97%) Front-End Developer
3 118 (17.59%) Web Developer
4 96 (14.31%) JavaScript Developer
5 40 (5.96%) Senior Developer
6 38 (5.66%) UI Developer
7 37 (5.51%) UI Programmer
7 37 (5.51%) Front-End Web Developer
8 19 (2.83%) Ruby Developer
8 19 (2.83%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 18 (2.68%) Designer
9 18 (2.68%) PHP Developer
10 15 (2.24%) Full Stack Developer
11 13 (1.94%) Python Developer
12 11 (1.64%) Software Developer
12 11 (1.64%) Web Designer
12 11 (1.64%) Senior Web Developer
13 9 (1.34%) .NET Developer
14 7 (1.04%) Ruby on Rails Developer
15 6 (0.89%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 636 (94.78%) CSS
2 611 (91.06%) HTML
3 464 (69.15%) HTML5
4 401 (59.76%) CSS3
5 322 (47.99%) jQuery
6 307 (45.75%) AngularJS
7 248 (36.96%) LESS
8 159 (23.70%) Backbone.js
9 131 (19.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 72 (10.73%) Web Services
11 69 (10.28%) Ajax
12 62 (9.24%) RESTful
13 59 (8.79%) JSON
14 55 (8.20%) .NET
15 52 (7.75%) REST
16 51 (7.60%) Ember.js
16 51 (7.60%) Semantic HTML
16 51 (7.60%) XML
17 44 (6.56%) Mustache
18 43 (6.41%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 147 (21.91%) User Experience
2 49 (7.30%) W3C
3 29 (4.32%) Open Source
3 29 (4.32%) Mobile App
4 25 (3.73%) Computer Science
5 19 (2.83%) Social Media
6 11 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (1.49%) Visualisation
8 7 (1.04%) Online Games
9 6 (0.89%) Digital Media
9 6 (0.89%) Client/Server
10 4 (0.60%) BBC
10 4 (0.60%) Graphic Design
10 4 (0.60%) Web 2.0
11 3 (0.45%) RIA
11 3 (0.45%) E-Learning
11 3 (0.45%) New Media
12 2 (0.30%) iPad
12 2 (0.30%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.30%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 46 (6.86%) Linux
2 24 (3.58%) UNIX
3 20 (2.98%) Mac OS X
4 19 (2.83%) Apple iOS
5 17 (2.53%) Android
6 14 (2.09%) Windows
7 8 (1.19%) Windows Phone
8 4 (0.60%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.30%) CentOS
10 1 (0.15%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (34.72%) Agile Software Development
2 225 (33.53%) Responsive Web Design
3 183 (27.27%) TDD
4 174 (25.93%) OO
5 123 (18.33%) MVC
6 104 (15.50%) Web Development
7 92 (13.71%) Web Design
8 89 (13.26%) BDD
9 58 (8.64%) E-Commerce
10 57 (8.49%) OOP
11 53 (7.90%) Scrum
12 38 (5.66%) Content Management
13 34 (5.07%) Continuous Integration
14 31 (4.62%) Pair Programming
15 26 (3.87%) Progressive Enhancement
15 26 (3.87%) Unit Testing
16 25 (3.73%) SOA
17 23 (3.43%) Continuous Improvement
18 20 (2.98%) Mentoring
18 20 (2.98%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 627 (93.44%) JavaScript
2 112 (16.69%) Java
2 112 (16.69%) PHP
3 75 (11.18%) Ruby
4 48 (7.15%) Python
5 33 (4.92%) C#
6 20 (2.98%) C
7 19 (2.83%) SQL
8 12 (1.79%) Scala
9 9 (1.34%) Perl
9 9 (1.34%) Bash Shell
10 7 (1.04%) Clojure
11 6 (0.89%) CoffeeScript
12 5 (0.75%) PHP5
12 5 (0.75%) R
13 2 (0.30%) TypeScript
13 2 (0.30%) ActionScript
13 2 (0.30%) XPath
13 2 (0.30%) F#
14 1 (0.15%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 52 (7.75%) Degree
2 5 (0.75%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.30%) CIPD
4 1 (0.15%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.32%) QA
2 6 (0.89%) WCAG
3 1 (0.15%) WAI
System Software
1 18 (2.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.75%) Docker
3 1 (0.15%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.15%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 18 (2.68%) Graylog
2 11 (1.64%) Puppet
3 7 (1.04%) Vagrant
3 7 (1.04%) Ansible
4 2 (0.30%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 50 (7.45%) Adobe
2 19 (2.83%) VMware
3 18 (2.68%) Akamai
3 18 (2.68%) New Relic
4 17 (2.53%) Google
5 14 (2.09%) Twitter
6 12 (1.79%) Sitecore
7 9 (1.34%) Facebook
8 8 (1.19%) Appcelerator
8 8 (1.19%) Microsoft
8 8 (1.19%) Zend
9 5 (0.75%) EPiServer
10 4 (0.60%) Oracle
11 3 (0.45%) IBM
11 3 (0.45%) Apple
12 2 (0.30%) hybris
13 1 (0.15%) Omniture
13 1 (0.15%) SAP
13 1 (0.15%) FatWire
13 1 (0.15%) Salesforce.com
London
Venn Group
Rate: £300 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified £Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
LA International
Rate: £201 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Curve IT Recruitment
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 - £325 per day + DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Explore Group
Rate: £299 - £451 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Explore Group
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £26800.00 - £32500.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Posted: 10 days ago
North Yorkshire
Shortlist Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £390 per day + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Salford
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
London
OHO Group
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 22 days ago