The table below looks at the statistics for Sass skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sass over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 86 90 73
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -17
Contract jobs citing Sass 21 20 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.41% 1.16% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.50% 3.60% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 16 3
Median daily rate £388 £350 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +40.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.50 -
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
600 555 300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 40.40% 32.27% 29.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 450 397 208
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £300 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £431
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 2
Median hourly rate £13.25 £37.04 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.22% -25.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +15.44%

Sass
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds 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 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 24 August 2016.

Sass Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Sass.

1 40 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 40 (100.00%) CSS
2 36 (90.00%) HTML
3 32 (80.00%) Front End Development
4 28 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (60.00%) AngularJS
6 23 (57.50%) Node.js
7 21 (52.50%) Web Design
8 20 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 20 (50.00%) LESS
9 18 (45.00%) CSS3
9 18 (45.00%) HTML5
9 18 (45.00%) Web Development
9 18 (45.00%) jQuery
10 17 (42.50%) gulp
11 16 (40.00%) React
12 15 (37.50%) Grunt
13 14 (35.00%) Git (software)
13 14 (35.00%) User Experience
14 11 (27.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 11 (27.50%) Java
15 10 (25.00%) Subversion
16 9 (22.50%) Mustache
16 9 (22.50%) lodash
17 8 (20.00%) Unix
17 8 (20.00%) Linux
17 8 (20.00%) HTTP
18 7 (17.50%) Mac OS X
18 7 (17.50%) Configuration Management
18 7 (17.50%) Relational Database

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 5 (12.50%) CMS
1 5 (12.50%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (10.00%) WordPress
3 2 (5.00%) Magnolia
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.00%) HTTP
2 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (42.50%) gulp
2 15 (37.50%) Grunt
3 14 (35.00%) Git (software)
4 10 (25.00%) Subversion
5 5 (12.50%) Jasmine
5 5 (12.50%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (5.00%) Cucumber
6 2 (5.00%) Mercurial
7 1 (2.50%) Babel
7 1 (2.50%) Capybara
7 1 (2.50%) Firebug
7 1 (2.50%) JSUnit
7 1 (2.50%) Protractor
7 1 (2.50%) RSpec
7 1 (2.50%) Selenium
General
1 4 (10.00%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Marketing
3 1 (2.50%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 39 (97.50%) Developer
2 27 (67.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 14 (35.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 13 (32.50%) HTML Developer
5 12 (30.00%) HTML CSS Developer
6 8 (20.00%) UI Developer
7 7 (17.50%) Digital Developer
7 7 (17.50%) Software Developer
8 6 (15.00%) Agile Developer
9 3 (7.50%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 3 (7.50%) Linux Developer
9 3 (7.50%) UX Developer
9 3 (7.50%) Web Developer
10 2 (5.00%) PHP Developer
11 1 (2.50%) Designer
11 1 (2.50%) Full Stack Developer
11 1 (2.50%) Node.js Developer
11 1 (2.50%) Ruby on Rails Developer
11 1 (2.50%) Unix Developer
11 1 (2.50%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (100.00%) CSS
2 36 (90.00%) HTML
3 24 (60.00%) AngularJS
4 23 (57.50%) Node.js
5 20 (50.00%) LESS
6 18 (45.00%) CSS3
6 18 (45.00%) HTML5
6 18 (45.00%) jQuery
7 16 (40.00%) React
8 11 (27.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 9 (22.50%) lodash
9 9 (22.50%) Mustache
10 3 (7.50%) Backbone.js
11 2 (5.00%) .NET
11 2 (5.00%) Ember.js
11 2 (5.00%) JSON
11 2 (5.00%) KnockoutJS
11 2 (5.00%) XHTML
12 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
12 1 (2.50%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.00%) User Experience
2 2 (5.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.50%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Linux
1 8 (20.00%) Unix
2 7 (17.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (80.00%) Front End Development
2 28 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (52.50%) Web Design
4 20 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 18 (45.00%) Web Development
6 7 (17.50%) Configuration Management
7 5 (12.50%) E-Commerce
7 5 (12.50%) OO
8 4 (10.00%) Automated Testing
8 4 (10.00%) Scrum
8 4 (10.00%) TDD
9 3 (7.50%) Continuous Deployment
9 3 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (7.50%) Cross-Browser Testing
10 2 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (5.00%) Kanban
10 2 (5.00%) Unit Testing
11 1 (2.50%) BDD
11 1 (2.50%) Software Engineering
11 1 (2.50%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (27.50%) Java
3 5 (12.50%) PHP
4 4 (10.00%) ES6
5 3 (7.50%) C
6 2 (5.00%) C#
6 2 (5.00%) Ruby
7 1 (2.50%) C++
7 1 (2.50%) Jython
7 1 (2.50%) Python
7 1 (2.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) Sitecore
2 2 (5.00%) Adobe