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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 191 246 337
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +91
Contract jobs citing Sass 669 521 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.35% 0.99% 0.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.34% 3.43% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 523 416 225
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 0
Median hourly rate - £22.12 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.75 -
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
15430 15199 14127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.08% 28.77% 27.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 10754 10591 9327
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 £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 177 269 158
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.65 £17.50 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 +25 423 £425 +6.25% 119
South East +23 87 £375 +22.44% 27
South West +29 40 £341 -5.86% 17
North West +42 38 £350 +4.47% 31
West Midlands +1 28 £400 +60.00% 23
Yorkshire -4 23 £323 -7.78% 18
East Midlands +9 17 £338 +22.72% 8
East of England -20 9 £275 -12.00% 21
North East -24 4 £350 -36.36% 4
Sass
UK

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 1157 (92.93%) CSS
2 1152 (92.53%) HTML
3 1124 (90.28%) JavaScript
4 801 (64.34%) HTML5
5 730 (58.63%) Agile Software Development
6 682 (54.78%) CSS3
7 625 (50.20%) AngularJS
8 616 (49.48%) Front End Development
9 522 (41.93%) jQuery
10 494 (39.68%) LESS
11 470 (37.75%) Node.js
12 413 (33.17%) Git (software)
13 400 (32.13%) Web Development
14 369 (29.64%) TDD
15 330 (26.51%) React
16 317 (25.46%) Grunt
17 272 (21.85%) Responsive Web Design
18 258 (20.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 258 (20.72%) User Experience
19 236 (18.96%) gulp
20 230 (18.47%) Scrum
21 192 (15.42%) BDD
22 182 (14.62%) Java
23 179 (14.38%) OO
24 178 (14.30%) PHP
25 173 (13.90%) MVC
26 161 (12.93%) Jasmine
27 160 (12.85%) .NET
28 158 (12.69%) JSON
29 140 (11.24%) REST

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 91 (7.31%) CMS
2 39 (3.13%) Confluence
2 39 (3.13%) WordPress
3 29 (2.33%) Drupal
4 24 (1.93%) Elasticsearch
5 20 (1.61%) Umbraco
6 17 (1.37%) Apache
7 15 (1.20%) Cloud Foundry
8 14 (1.12%) Sitecore CMS
9 11 (0.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 8 (0.64%) EPiServer CMS
10 8 (0.64%) nginx
10 8 (0.64%) SharePoint
11 6 (0.48%) Apache Solr
11 6 (0.48%) Tomcat
12 4 (0.32%) Apache Spark
13 3 (0.24%) Magnolia
13 3 (0.24%) Mule
13 3 (0.24%) OpenStack
13 3 (0.24%) WebLogic
Applications
1 65 (5.22%) Photoshop
2 20 (1.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 19 (1.53%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (0.64%) GIMP
5 7 (0.56%) MS Excel
6 5 (0.40%) InDesign
7 3 (0.24%) InVision
7 3 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.24%) OmniGraffle
8 2 (0.16%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.080%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 30 (2.41%) Magento
2 4 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.16%) SDL Web 8
4 1 (0.080%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.080%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 77 (6.18%) Amazon AWS
2 53 (4.26%) GitHub
3 36 (2.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 27 (2.17%) SaaS
5 21 (1.69%) IaaS
5 21 (1.69%) PaaS
6 17 (1.37%) Google Analytics
7 12 (0.96%) CloudBees
7 12 (0.96%) OpenShift
8 11 (0.88%) AWS CloudFormation
9 9 (0.72%) Heroku
10 8 (0.64%) Amazon Kinesis
10 8 (0.64%) AWS Lambda
11 6 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
11 6 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (0.40%) Google Tag Manager
12 5 (0.40%) Office 365
13 4 (0.32%) Bluemix
13 4 (0.32%) Google Play
13 4 (0.32%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 31 (2.49%) HTTP
2 18 (1.45%) Internet
3 11 (0.88%) Network Security
4 8 (0.64%) LDAP
5 3 (0.24%) SMS
6 1 (0.080%) DNS
6 1 (0.080%) SNA
6 1 (0.080%) SSL
6 1 (0.080%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.080%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (4.50%) MongoDB
2 54 (4.34%) MySQL
3 50 (4.02%) NoSQL
4 49 (3.94%) SQL Server
5 34 (2.73%) Relational Database
6 27 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
7 18 (1.45%) Redis
8 13 (1.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 12 (0.96%) Neo4j
10 8 (0.64%) DB2
10 8 (0.64%) Hadoop
11 7 (0.56%) Big Data
11 7 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (0.32%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (0.32%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (0.24%) Datomic
13 3 (0.24%) RDBMS
13 3 (0.24%) RethinkDB
14 2 (0.16%) MariaDB
14 2 (0.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 413 (33.17%) Git (software)
2 317 (25.46%) Grunt
3 236 (18.96%) gulp
4 161 (12.93%) Jasmine
5 118 (9.48%) Cucumber
6 91 (7.31%) Jenkins
7 89 (7.15%) Mocha
8 82 (6.59%) Bower
9 76 (6.10%) webpack
10 65 (5.22%) JIRA
11 64 (5.14%) Karma Test Runner
12 59 (4.74%) WebDriver
13 55 (4.42%) Subversion
14 53 (4.26%) Selenium
15 45 (3.61%) Babel
16 43 (3.45%) Visual Studio
17 36 (2.89%) JUnit
18 33 (2.65%) git-flow
19 30 (2.41%) Capybara
20 27 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 139 (11.16%) Finance
2 58 (4.66%) Banking
3 39 (3.13%) Publishing
4 38 (3.05%) Marketing
5 37 (2.97%) Advertising
6 30 (2.41%) Retail
7 28 (2.25%) Games
8 21 (1.69%) Investment Banking
9 12 (0.96%) Telecoms
10 9 (0.72%) Electronics
10 9 (0.72%) Financial Institution
11 7 (0.56%) Front Office
12 4 (0.32%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.24%) Automotive
13 3 (0.24%) Legal
14 2 (0.16%) Law
15 1 (0.080%) Back Office
15 1 (0.080%) German Language
15 1 (0.080%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.080%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1147 (92.13%) Developer
2 609 (48.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 340 (27.31%) JavaScript Developer
4 172 (13.82%) Web Developer
5 171 (13.73%) HTML Developer
6 161 (12.93%) Senior Developer
7 134 (10.76%) HTML CSS Developer
8 126 (10.12%) Angular Developer
9 89 (7.15%) UI Developer
10 88 (7.07%) Node.js Developer
11 77 (6.18%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 73 (5.86%) Full Stack Developer
13 70 (5.62%) Agile Developer
14 56 (4.50%) .NET Developer
15 55 (4.42%) Senior JavaScript Developer
16 53 (4.26%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 50 (4.02%) PHP Developer
18 38 (3.05%) C# Developer
19 37 (2.97%) Senior Web Developer
20 32 (2.57%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1157 (92.93%) CSS
2 1152 (92.53%) HTML
3 801 (64.34%) HTML5
4 682 (54.78%) CSS3
5 625 (50.20%) AngularJS
6 522 (41.93%) jQuery
7 494 (39.68%) LESS
8 470 (37.75%) Node.js
9 330 (26.51%) React
10 258 (20.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 160 (12.85%) .NET
12 158 (12.69%) JSON
13 140 (11.24%) REST
14 133 (10.68%) RESTful
15 129 (10.36%) Backbone.js
16 113 (9.08%) Ajax
17 98 (7.87%) Web Services
18 77 (6.18%) ASP.NET
19 75 (6.02%) Compass CSS Framework
20 61 (4.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 258 (20.72%) User Experience
2 62 (4.98%) Mobile App
3 32 (2.57%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (2.09%) Fintech
5 25 (2.01%) Visualisation
6 24 (1.93%) Social Media
6 24 (1.93%) W3C
7 22 (1.77%) Computer Science
7 22 (1.77%) Digital Media
8 12 (0.96%) Animation
9 10 (0.80%) iPad
10 8 (0.64%) Equities
11 7 (0.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 7 (0.56%) Hedge funds
12 6 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (0.48%) Fixed Income
13 5 (0.40%) Data Centre
13 5 (0.40%) Internet of Things
13 5 (0.40%) Management Information System
13 5 (0.40%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 63 (5.06%) Linux
2 35 (2.81%) Windows
3 30 (2.41%) Unix
4 28 (2.25%) Android
5 27 (2.17%) Apple iOS
6 17 (1.37%) Mac OS X
7 9 (0.72%) Windows 10
7 9 (0.72%) Windows Server
8 8 (0.64%) Windows Phone
9 6 (0.48%) VMS
10 5 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.24%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.16%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 730 (58.63%) Agile Software Development
2 616 (49.48%) Front End Development
3 400 (32.13%) Web Development
4 369 (29.64%) TDD
5 272 (21.85%) Responsive Web Design
6 230 (18.47%) Scrum
7 192 (15.42%) BDD
8 179 (14.38%) OO
9 173 (13.90%) MVC
10 137 (11.00%) Continuous Integration
11 113 (9.08%) Web Design
12 111 (8.92%) OOP
13 110 (8.84%) E-Commerce
14 87 (6.99%) Kanban
15 71 (5.70%) Pair Programming
16 65 (5.22%) Software Engineering
17 63 (5.06%) Mobile First
17 63 (5.06%) Open Source
18 61 (4.90%) Unit Testing
19 51 (4.10%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 1124 (90.28%) JavaScript
2 182 (14.62%) Java
3 178 (14.30%) PHP
4 138 (11.08%) C#
5 123 (9.88%) ES6
6 84 (6.75%) Ruby
7 64 (5.14%) Python
8 53 (4.26%) SQL
9 39 (3.13%) TypeScript
10 20 (1.61%) Scala
11 19 (1.53%) ECMAScript
12 14 (1.12%) CoffeeScript
13 8 (0.64%) C
13 8 (0.64%) Clojure
14 6 (0.48%) Go
15 5 (0.40%) Objective-C
16 4 (0.32%) Apple Swift
17 3 (0.24%) Erlang
17 3 (0.24%) Haskell
17 3 (0.24%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 38 (3.05%) Degree
2 35 (2.81%) Security Cleared
3 21 (1.69%) SC Cleared
4 7 (0.56%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.16%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.080%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (1.53%) QA
2 14 (1.12%) WAI
3 10 (0.80%) Disclosure Scotland
3 10 (0.80%) WCAG
4 3 (0.24%) SDET
5 1 (0.080%) GCP
5 1 (0.080%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 62 (4.98%) Docker
2 3 (0.24%) Varnish
2 3 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (1.04%) Kubernetes
2 4 (0.32%) Puppet
3 3 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.16%) Ansible
4 2 (0.16%) Rancher
5 1 (0.080%) Marathon
Vendors
1 50 (4.02%) Adobe
2 32 (2.57%) Microsoft
3 25 (2.01%) Google
3 25 (2.01%) Sitecore
4 17 (1.37%) Oracle
5 15 (1.20%) EPiServer
6 11 (0.88%) Twitter
6 11 (0.88%) Zend
7 8 (0.64%) hybris
7 8 (0.64%) SAP
8 7 (0.56%) Ensighten
8 7 (0.56%) IBM
8 7 (0.56%) Telerik
9 6 (0.48%) Apple
9 6 (0.48%) Xamarin
10 4 (0.32%) Brightcove
10 4 (0.32%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.24%) Sencha
12 2 (0.16%) Ektron
12 2 (0.16%) Syncfusion
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