The table below looks at the statistics for Sass skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sass over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 50 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Contract jobs citing Sass 12 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.89% 0.46% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.09% 1.93% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 0
Median daily rate £375 £413 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
Sass
Scotland

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
197 207 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 31.02% 23.82% 34.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 76 136
Median daily rate £338 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £14.00 £65.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-78.46% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.94%

Sass
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow 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 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 27 July 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Sass.

1 16 (100.00%) CSS
2 14 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 13 (81.25%) AngularJS
4 10 (62.50%) HTML
4 10 (62.50%) Web Development
5 8 (50.00%) TDD
6 7 (43.75%) jQuery
6 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (43.75%) Jasmine
6 7 (43.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (43.75%) Grunt
6 7 (43.75%) Karma Test Runner
7 6 (37.50%) TypeScript
7 6 (37.50%) Front End Development
7 6 (37.50%) RequireJS
7 6 (37.50%) Java
8 5 (31.25%) Banking
8 5 (31.25%) Finance
8 5 (31.25%) LESS
9 4 (25.00%) Scrum
9 4 (25.00%) Kanban
9 4 (25.00%) HTML5
9 4 (25.00%) BDD
9 4 (25.00%) Perl
9 4 (25.00%) Python
9 4 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (18.75%) OOD
10 3 (18.75%) Linux
10 3 (18.75%) SQL
10 3 (18.75%) Subversion

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 2 (12.50%) GeoServer
1 2 (12.50%) JBoss
2 1 (6.25%) Drupal
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
1 3 (18.75%) NoSQL
2 2 (12.50%) GIS
2 2 (12.50%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Grunt
1 7 (43.75%) Jasmine
1 7 (43.75%) Karma Test Runner
2 3 (18.75%) Bower
2 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 3 (18.75%) Hudson
2 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
2 3 (18.75%) Subversion
3 2 (12.50%) DBeaver
3 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (31.25%) Banking
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) UI Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (12.50%) GIS Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Java Programmer
6 1 (6.25%) Programmer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Programmer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Programmer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (6.25%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) CSS
2 13 (81.25%) AngularJS
3 10 (62.50%) HTML
4 7 (43.75%) jQuery
4 7 (43.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (37.50%) RequireJS
6 5 (31.25%) LESS
7 4 (25.00%) HTML5
8 3 (18.75%) Flask
8 3 (18.75%) Node.js
9 2 (12.50%) D3.js
9 2 (12.50%) Highcharts JS
9 2 (12.50%) Java EE
9 2 (12.50%) JSF
9 2 (12.50%) OpenLayers
9 2 (12.50%) PostGIS
10 1 (6.25%) Backbone.js
10 1 (6.25%) CSS3
10 1 (6.25%) React
10 1 (6.25%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (18.75%) User Experience
3 2 (12.50%) Digital Media
3 2 (12.50%) Graphic Design
4 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.25%) Derivative
4 1 (6.25%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Web Development
2 8 (50.00%) TDD
3 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (37.50%) Front End Development
5 4 (25.00%) BDD
5 4 (25.00%) Kanban
5 4 (25.00%) Scrum
6 3 (18.75%) OOD
7 2 (12.50%) Analytics
7 2 (12.50%) Mobile First
7 2 (12.50%) Open Source
7 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 2 (12.50%) Time Management
7 2 (12.50%) Workflow
8 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (6.25%) MVC
8 1 (6.25%) Refactoring
8 1 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
8 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 6 (37.50%) Java
2 6 (37.50%) TypeScript
3 4 (25.00%) Perl
3 4 (25.00%) Python
4 3 (18.75%) CoffeeScript
4 3 (18.75%) SQL
5 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
6 1 (6.25%) C#
6 1 (6.25%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) GeoWebCache
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) VMware
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe