The table below looks at the statistics for Sass skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sass over the 3 months to 6 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 69 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Sass 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.33% 0.14% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.40% 0.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £326 £288
% change year-on-year
+7.27% +13.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -
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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 Glasgow region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
215 287 411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 23.92% 40.77% 44.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 177 188
Average daily rate £371 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.23% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £21.50 £13.50 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.25% -70.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

Sass
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sass across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Sass Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Sass
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Sass across the Glasgow region.

Sass Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) AngularJS
3 4 (66.67%) Jasmine
3 4 (66.67%) LESS
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) OO
4 3 (50.00%) CSS3
5 2 (33.33%) Web Design
5 2 (33.33%) JSUnit
5 2 (33.33%) Backbone.js
5 2 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (33.33%) D3.js
5 2 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (33.33%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
5 2 (33.33%) Separation of Concerns
5 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
5 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
5 2 (33.33%) HTTP
5 2 (33.33%) SVG
5 2 (33.33%) HTTPS
5 2 (33.33%) IBM
5 2 (33.33%) Banking
5 2 (33.33%) FileNet
5 2 (33.33%) Dojo
5 2 (33.33%) jQuery
5 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 2 (33.33%) FileNet
2 1 (16.67%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) HTTP
1 2 (33.33%) HTTPS
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Jasmine
2 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 2 (33.33%) JSUnit
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (16.67%) UI Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Front-End Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) UI Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) AngularJS
3 4 (66.67%) LESS
4 3 (50.00%) CSS3
5 2 (33.33%) Backbone.js
5 2 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (33.33%) D3.js
5 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (33.33%) Dojo
5 2 (33.33%) jQuery
5 2 (33.33%) SVG
6 1 (16.67%) Ajax
6 1 (16.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) OO
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (33.33%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
2 2 (33.33%) Separation of Concerns
2 2 (33.33%) Web Design
3 1 (16.67%) Web Accessibility
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Content Management
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) IBM