The table below looks at the statistics for Sass skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sass over the 3 months to 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 71 66 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Sass 17 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.47% 1.13% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.85% 3.06% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £320 £290
% change year-on-year
+2.34% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- -16.66%
Sass
West Yorkshire

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 Leeds region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
441 360 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 38.08% 36.92% 28.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 254 118
Average daily rate £350 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £375 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -33.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

Sass
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Sass Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Sass
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Sass Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Sass
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sass across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Sass Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 15 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 12 (66.67%) HTML
2 12 (66.67%) CSS
3 11 (61.11%) Node.js
4 10 (55.56%) Java
5 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (44.44%) Ruby
5 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
6 7 (38.89%) QA
6 7 (38.89%) CSS3
6 7 (38.89%) HTML5
6 7 (38.89%) Cucumber
6 7 (38.89%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (38.89%) TDD
6 7 (38.89%) Web Design
7 6 (33.33%) Mustache
7 6 (33.33%) AngularJS
8 5 (27.78%) Grunt
8 5 (27.78%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (27.78%) Open Source
9 4 (22.22%) VMware
9 4 (22.22%) Pair Programming
9 4 (22.22%) Subversion
9 4 (22.22%) IntelliJ
9 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (22.22%) Capybara
9 4 (22.22%) LESS
9 4 (22.22%) Akamai
9 4 (22.22%) Sinatra
9 4 (22.22%) Cloud Foundry

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 11 (61.11%) Node.js
2 4 (22.22%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (11.11%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 7 (38.89%) Cucumber
3 5 (27.78%) Grunt
4 4 (22.22%) TeamCity
4 4 (22.22%) Capybara
4 4 (22.22%) IntelliJ
4 4 (22.22%) Subversion
5 3 (16.67%) WATIR
5 3 (16.67%) Selenium
5 3 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (16.67%) Sahi
5 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 3 (16.67%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (11.11%) Bower
7 1 (5.56%) Jasmine
7 1 (5.56%) JSUnit
General
1 2 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) Front-End Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Web Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Ruby Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) QA Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Front-End Web Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Automation Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Creative Web Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Quality Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (5.56%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) CSS
1 12 (66.67%) HTML
2 7 (38.89%) HTML5
2 7 (38.89%) CSS3
3 6 (33.33%) Mustache
3 6 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 4 (22.22%) LESS
4 4 (22.22%) Sinatra
5 3 (16.67%) .NET
5 3 (16.67%) Web Services
5 3 (16.67%) XML
6 2 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (5.56%) Ember.js
7 1 (5.56%) Backbone.js
7 1 (5.56%) XHTML
7 1 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Open Source
2 3 (16.67%) User Experience
3 1 (5.56%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) UNIX
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
1 3 (16.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) TDD
2 7 (38.89%) Web Design
2 7 (38.89%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (27.78%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (22.22%) Pair Programming
5 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 3 (16.67%) Web Development
5 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 3 (16.67%) Web Application Development
5 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 3 (16.67%) BDD
6 1 (5.56%) OOP
6 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 10 (55.56%) Java
3 8 (44.44%) Ruby
4 3 (16.67%) SQL
5 2 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) VCP4
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) QA
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Graylog
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) VMware
1 4 (22.22%) Akamai
1 4 (22.22%) New Relic
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Rate: £200 - £250 per day + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £200 - £265 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago