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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 194 253 354
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +101
Contract jobs citing Sass 660 492 282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.31% 0.93% 0.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.35% 3.25% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 525 380 203
Median daily rate £400 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Median hourly rate - £22.06 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.50 -
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
15185 15118 14251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.16% 28.53% 27.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 10614 10371 9209
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £290 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 263 199
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.55 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.13% +13.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £17.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £50.00 £49.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +12.50%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +64 430 £425 +13.33% 122
South East -28 70 £375 +11.11% 41
South West +29 38 £338 -3.57% 11
West Midlands -13 30 £350 +40.00% 14
North West +31 28 £375 +20.96% 26
Yorkshire +4 28 £400 +14.28% 14
East Midlands +13 16 £350 - 11
East of England 0 13 £275 -19.11% 13
North East -28 7 £350 -33.33% 5
Sass
UK

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 1137 (93.50%) CSS
2 1134 (93.26%) HTML
3 1130 (92.93%) JavaScript
4 809 (66.53%) HTML5
5 677 (55.67%) Agile Software Development
6 669 (55.02%) CSS3
7 631 (51.89%) AngularJS
8 619 (50.90%) Front End Development
9 496 (40.79%) jQuery
10 482 (39.64%) Node.js
11 460 (37.83%) LESS
12 409 (33.63%) Git (software)
13 369 (30.35%) Web Development
14 349 (28.70%) TDD
15 327 (26.89%) React
16 317 (26.07%) Grunt
17 264 (21.71%) User Experience
18 260 (21.38%) Responsive Web Design
19 244 (20.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 243 (19.98%) gulp
21 208 (17.11%) Scrum
22 193 (15.87%) Java
23 179 (14.72%) OO
24 174 (14.31%) MVC
25 165 (13.57%) PHP
26 164 (13.49%) Jasmine
27 162 (13.32%) BDD
28 149 (12.25%) .NET
29 144 (11.84%) Backbone.js
30 127 (10.44%) JSON

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 97 (7.98%) CMS
2 43 (3.54%) WordPress
3 26 (2.14%) Confluence
4 23 (1.89%) Apache
4 23 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
5 18 (1.48%) Drupal
6 14 (1.15%) Cloud Foundry
6 14 (1.15%) Sitecore CMS
7 12 (0.99%) Umbraco
8 11 (0.90%) SharePoint
9 10 (0.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 9 (0.74%) nginx
11 8 (0.66%) EPiServer CMS
11 8 (0.66%) WebSphere
12 7 (0.58%) Apache Spark
12 7 (0.58%) IIS
12 7 (0.58%) OpenStack
12 7 (0.58%) Tomcat
13 6 (0.49%) Apache Solr
14 4 (0.33%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 75 (6.17%) Photoshop
2 21 (1.73%) Adobe Illustrator
3 17 (1.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 7 (0.58%) MS Excel
5 6 (0.49%) GIMP
6 5 (0.41%) InDesign
7 4 (0.33%) OmniGraffle
8 3 (0.25%) InVision
8 3 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
9 2 (0.16%) Fireworks
9 2 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.082%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 31 (2.55%) Magento
2 3 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.25%) SDL Web 8
3 1 (0.082%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.082%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.082%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 69 (5.67%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (3.87%) GitHub
3 22 (1.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (1.64%) SaaS
5 11 (0.90%) AWS CloudFormation
5 11 (0.90%) Google Analytics
5 11 (0.90%) Heroku
6 9 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (0.66%) IaaS
7 8 (0.66%) PaaS
8 7 (0.58%) CloudBees
8 7 (0.58%) Office 365
8 7 (0.58%) OpenShift
9 4 (0.33%) Amazon Kinesis
9 4 (0.33%) AWS Lambda
9 4 (0.33%) Bluemix
9 4 (0.33%) Google Play
9 4 (0.33%) IBM Cloud
10 3 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 3 (0.25%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 42 (3.45%) HTTP
2 19 (1.56%) Internet
3 8 (0.66%) LDAP
3 8 (0.66%) Network Security
4 3 (0.25%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.16%) SMS
5 2 (0.16%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.082%) DHCP
6 1 (0.082%) DNS
6 1 (0.082%) SNA
6 1 (0.082%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (5.84%) MongoDB
2 58 (4.77%) NoSQL
3 54 (4.44%) MySQL
4 49 (4.03%) Relational Database
5 46 (3.78%) SQL Server
6 32 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
7 20 (1.64%) Redis
8 16 (1.32%) Neo4j
9 9 (0.74%) Hadoop
10 8 (0.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 7 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
11 7 (0.58%) Datomic
11 7 (0.58%) DB2
11 7 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (0.41%) CouchDB
13 4 (0.33%) RDBMS
14 3 (0.25%) RethinkDB
14 3 (0.25%) SQL Server 2012
15 2 (0.16%) MariaDB
15 2 (0.16%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 409 (33.63%) Git (software)
2 317 (26.07%) Grunt
3 243 (19.98%) gulp
4 164 (13.49%) Jasmine
5 103 (8.47%) Cucumber
6 95 (7.81%) Mocha
7 74 (6.09%) Subversion
8 72 (5.92%) Jenkins
9 66 (5.43%) Karma Test Runner
10 65 (5.35%) Bower
10 65 (5.35%) webpack
11 56 (4.61%) WebDriver
12 47 (3.87%) JIRA
13 46 (3.78%) Selenium
14 44 (3.62%) Babel
15 41 (3.37%) Visual Studio
16 37 (3.04%) JUnit
17 36 (2.96%) git-flow
18 27 (2.22%) Protractor
19 25 (2.06%) Capybara
General
1 126 (10.36%) Finance
2 47 (3.87%) Banking
3 43 (3.54%) Publishing
4 35 (2.88%) Advertising
5 33 (2.71%) Games
6 32 (2.63%) Marketing
7 28 (2.30%) Retail
8 14 (1.15%) Investment Banking
9 9 (0.74%) Financial Institution
10 8 (0.66%) Law
10 8 (0.66%) Telecoms
11 7 (0.58%) Electronics
11 7 (0.58%) Front Office
12 3 (0.25%) Automotive
12 3 (0.25%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.082%) Back Office
13 1 (0.082%) German Language
13 1 (0.082%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.082%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1126 (92.60%) Developer
2 611 (50.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 360 (29.61%) JavaScript Developer
4 185 (15.21%) HTML Developer
5 161 (13.24%) Senior Developer
6 155 (12.75%) Web Developer
7 149 (12.25%) HTML CSS Developer
8 120 (9.87%) Angular Developer
9 99 (8.14%) UI Developer
10 90 (7.40%) Node.js Developer
11 87 (7.15%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 66 (5.43%) Agile Developer
13 62 (5.10%) Full Stack Developer
14 54 (4.44%) Senior JavaScript Developer
15 52 (4.28%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 49 (4.03%) PHP Developer
17 41 (3.37%) .NET Developer
18 35 (2.88%) Lead Developer
19 34 (2.80%) Java Developer
20 31 (2.55%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1137 (93.50%) CSS
2 1134 (93.26%) HTML
3 809 (66.53%) HTML5
4 669 (55.02%) CSS3
5 631 (51.89%) AngularJS
6 496 (40.79%) jQuery
7 482 (39.64%) Node.js
8 460 (37.83%) LESS
9 327 (26.89%) React
10 244 (20.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 149 (12.25%) .NET
12 144 (11.84%) Backbone.js
13 127 (10.44%) JSON
14 124 (10.20%) REST
15 116 (9.54%) RESTful
16 103 (8.47%) Ajax
17 96 (7.89%) Web Services
18 76 (6.25%) ASP.NET
19 74 (6.09%) Compass CSS Framework
20 65 (5.35%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 264 (21.71%) User Experience
2 62 (5.10%) Mobile App
3 30 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (2.47%) Fintech
4 26 (2.14%) Visualisation
5 25 (2.06%) W3C
6 23 (1.89%) Computer Science
7 18 (1.48%) Digital Media
8 14 (1.15%) Animation
9 13 (1.07%) iPad
9 13 (1.07%) Social Media
10 10 (0.82%) Online Games
11 8 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (0.66%) Equities
11 8 (0.66%) Hedge funds
12 7 (0.58%) Performance Metrics
13 6 (0.49%) Fixed Income
13 6 (0.49%) Graphic Design
14 5 (0.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 5 (0.41%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 82 (6.74%) Linux
2 41 (3.37%) Unix
3 33 (2.71%) Android
3 33 (2.71%) Windows
4 28 (2.30%) Mac OS X
5 24 (1.97%) Apple iOS
6 11 (0.90%) Windows 10
7 9 (0.74%) Windows Phone
7 9 (0.74%) Windows Server
8 6 (0.49%) VMS
9 5 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.33%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.25%) Solaris
12 2 (0.16%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 677 (55.67%) Agile Software Development
2 619 (50.90%) Front End Development
3 369 (30.35%) Web Development
4 349 (28.70%) TDD
5 260 (21.38%) Responsive Web Design
6 208 (17.11%) Scrum
7 179 (14.72%) OO
8 174 (14.31%) MVC
9 162 (13.32%) BDD
10 114 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
11 106 (8.72%) Web Design
12 99 (8.14%) E-Commerce
13 97 (7.98%) OOP
14 80 (6.58%) Pair Programming
15 69 (5.67%) Unit Testing
16 62 (5.10%) Mobile First
16 62 (5.10%) Open Source
17 58 (4.77%) Kanban
18 57 (4.69%) Software Engineering
19 53 (4.36%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
Programming Languages
1 1130 (92.93%) JavaScript
2 193 (15.87%) Java
3 165 (13.57%) PHP
4 124 (10.20%) ES6
5 118 (9.70%) C#
6 79 (6.50%) Ruby
7 65 (5.35%) Python
8 57 (4.69%) SQL
9 34 (2.80%) TypeScript
10 29 (2.38%) ECMAScript
11 24 (1.97%) Scala
12 13 (1.07%) CoffeeScript
13 12 (0.99%) Clojure
14 9 (0.74%) C
14 9 (0.74%) Go
15 7 (0.58%) Erlang
16 5 (0.41%) Objective-C
17 3 (0.25%) Haskell
17 3 (0.25%) PHP 5
17 3 (0.25%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 39 (3.21%) Security Cleared
2 35 (2.88%) Degree
3 22 (1.81%) SC Cleared
4 10 (0.82%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.16%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.082%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (1.15%) Disclosure Scotland
1 14 (1.15%) QA
2 13 (1.07%) WAI
3 8 (0.66%) WCAG
4 1 (0.082%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 64 (5.26%) Docker
2 3 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.16%) Varnish
4 1 (0.082%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (0.99%) Kubernetes
2 7 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (0.58%) Puppet
3 2 (0.16%) Ansible
3 2 (0.16%) Rancher
Vendors
1 47 (3.87%) Adobe
2 26 (2.14%) Microsoft
3 24 (1.97%) Sitecore
4 19 (1.56%) Google
5 14 (1.15%) Zend
6 13 (1.07%) EPiServer
6 13 (1.07%) Oracle
7 11 (0.90%) IBM
8 8 (0.66%) Twitter
9 6 (0.49%) Apple
9 6 (0.49%) hybris
9 6 (0.49%) SAP
10 5 (0.41%) Telerik
10 5 (0.41%) Xamarin
11 4 (0.33%) Ensighten
11 4 (0.33%) Red Hat
12 3 (0.25%) Omniture
13 2 (0.16%) FatWire
13 2 (0.16%) Rally
13 2 (0.16%) Syncfusion
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London
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Posted: Yesterday
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Mint
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Senitor Associates
Rate: £310 - £500 per day
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Rate: £250 - £300 per day
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London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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Oscar
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Energon People
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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London
Energon Global
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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London
Client Server
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
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London
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Rate: From £425 to £550 per day TBC
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VIQU
Rate: £180 - 200 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
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I4 Recruitment
Rate: £250 - 300 per day + Negotiable Day Rate
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VIQU
Rate: £180 - 200 per day
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VIQU
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