The table below looks at the statistics for Sass skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sass over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 65 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing Sass 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.51% 0.37% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.93% 1.21% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate
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£340 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £275
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.00 -
Sass
East of England

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 Hertfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
207 165 344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 26.27% 30.90% 35.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 91 196
Average daily rate £365 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £480 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 4
Average hourly rate £15.00 £46.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.39% +15.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

Sass
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Sass Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Sass
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Sass Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Sass
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sass within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. 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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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
Harpenden - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
St Albans - - - -
Sass
East of England

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
1 5 (100.00%) LESS
2 4 (80.00%) CSS3
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) PHP
3 3 (60.00%) OO
3 3 (60.00%) Advertising
3 3 (60.00%) Ruby
3 3 (60.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (60.00%) Ember.js
4 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (40.00%) Smartphone
4 2 (40.00%) Marketing
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (20.00%) TDD
5 1 (20.00%) Retail
5 1 (20.00%) Ajax
5 1 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (20.00%) JSON
5 1 (20.00%) QA
5 1 (20.00%) Dojo
5 1 (20.00%) Web Design
5 1 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (20.00%) MVC
5 1 (20.00%) SEO
5 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Jasmine
General
1 3 (60.00%) Advertising
2 2 (40.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (20.00%) UI Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) UI Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
1 5 (100.00%) LESS
2 4 (80.00%) CSS3
3 3 (60.00%) Ember.js
3 3 (60.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (20.00%) JSON
4 1 (20.00%) Dojo
4 1 (20.00%) Semantic HTML
4 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (20.00%) Backbone.js
4 1 (20.00%) Bing Maps
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) SEO
3 1 (20.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 3 (60.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe
1 1 (20.00%) Apple
1 1 (20.00%) Twitter