The table below looks at the statistics for Sass skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sass over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 63 59 71
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +12
Contract jobs citing Sass 1 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.15% 1.23% 0.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.76% 4.46% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 3
Median daily rate - £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.50 -
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
132 224 224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 19.21% 27.62% 28.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 121 151
Median daily rate £375 £363 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £299 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 1
Median hourly rate £28.50 £20.94 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.13% +39.56%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.77 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +10.77%

Sass
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sass within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
St Albans - 1 - - 6
Sass
East of England

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Sass.

1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
2 11 (91.67%) jQuery
3 10 (83.33%) LESS
4 9 (75.00%) AngularJS
5 7 (58.33%) HTML5
5 7 (58.33%) Front End Development
6 6 (50.00%) Retail
7 5 (41.67%) Web Development
7 5 (41.67%) JSON
7 5 (41.67%) React
8 4 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (33.33%) Ajax
8 4 (33.33%) C#
8 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (33.33%) Node.js
8 4 (33.33%) CSS3
8 4 (33.33%) MVC
8 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
9 3 (25.00%) SOA
9 3 (25.00%) Java
9 3 (25.00%) XML
9 3 (25.00%) XSLT
9 3 (25.00%) Windows
9 3 (25.00%) PHP
9 3 (25.00%) Oracle
9 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (25.00%) TDD
9 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 1 (8.33%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) DB2
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (16.67%) Grunt
2 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (8.33%) Xcode
General
1 6 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 9 (75.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (33.33%) Angular Developer
4 4 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 4 (33.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce Developer
6 2 (16.67%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (16.67%) HTML Developer
6 2 (16.67%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
6 2 (16.67%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 2 (16.67%) UI Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Interface Designer
7 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Java Software Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
7 1 (8.33%) UI Designer
7 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
2 11 (91.67%) jQuery
3 10 (83.33%) LESS
4 9 (75.00%) AngularJS
5 7 (58.33%) HTML5
6 5 (41.67%) JSON
6 5 (41.67%) React
7 4 (33.33%) Ajax
7 4 (33.33%) CSS3
7 4 (33.33%) Node.js
7 4 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (25.00%) XML
8 3 (25.00%) XSLT
9 2 (16.67%) .NET
9 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
9 2 (16.67%) Modernizr
9 2 (16.67%) OOCSS
9 2 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
10 1 (8.33%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Front End Development
2 5 (41.67%) Web Development
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 4 (33.33%) MVC
4 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (25.00%) SOA
4 3 (25.00%) TDD
5 2 (16.67%) Human Factors
5 2 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (16.67%) Web Accessibility
5 2 (16.67%) Wireframes
6 1 (8.33%) Cross-Browser Development
6 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (8.33%) Scrum
6 1 (8.33%) SEO
6 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (8.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) IBM
2 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (8.33%) Intershop