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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 81 72 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing Sass 18 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.33% 1.15% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.12% 3.04% -
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -
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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
437 461 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 32.20% 37.88% 33.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 334 160
Average daily rate £350 £320 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 £13.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+169.23% -60.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 22 May 2015.

Sass Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 28 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 26 (81.25%) CSS
2 26 (81.25%) HTML
3 20 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (56.25%) Git (software)
5 17 (53.13%) HTML5
5 17 (53.13%) CSS3
5 17 (53.13%) Java
6 16 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 14 (43.75%) Web Design
8 13 (40.63%) Node.js
9 12 (37.50%) TDD
9 12 (37.50%) Ruby
10 10 (31.25%) Mustache
10 10 (31.25%) Cucumber
11 9 (28.13%) QA
12 8 (25.00%) Subversion
12 8 (25.00%) Sinatra
12 8 (25.00%) Capybara
13 7 (21.88%) AngularJS
13 7 (21.88%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (21.88%) Akamai
13 7 (21.88%) Open Source
13 7 (21.88%) Cloud Foundry
13 7 (21.88%) New Relic
13 7 (21.88%) Graylog
13 7 (21.88%) Pair Programming
13 7 (21.88%) TeamCity
13 7 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
13 7 (21.88%) UNIX

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 13 (40.63%) Node.js
2 7 (21.88%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (9.38%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) Relational Database
2 4 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.13%) Redis
Development Applications
1 18 (56.25%) Git (software)
2 10 (31.25%) Cucumber
3 8 (25.00%) Subversion
3 8 (25.00%) Capybara
4 7 (21.88%) TeamCity
4 7 (21.88%) IntelliJ
5 5 (15.63%) Grunt
6 3 (9.38%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (9.38%) WATIR
6 3 (9.38%) Selenium
6 3 (9.38%) Jenkins
6 3 (9.38%) Sahi
6 3 (9.38%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (6.25%) Bower
8 1 (3.13%) RSpec
8 1 (3.13%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (3.13%) Games
1 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (90.63%) Developer
2 14 (43.75%) Front-End Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Ruby Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Web Developer
5 4 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Front-End Web Developer
7 2 (6.25%) QA Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) PHP Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Test Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.13%) QA Test Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Quality Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Automation Test Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Automation Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Creative Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (81.25%) CSS
1 26 (81.25%) HTML
2 17 (53.13%) HTML5
2 17 (53.13%) CSS3
3 10 (31.25%) Mustache
4 8 (25.00%) Sinatra
5 7 (21.88%) AngularJS
6 5 (15.63%) LESS
7 4 (12.50%) XHTML
7 4 (12.50%) Web Services
7 4 (12.50%) XML
8 3 (9.38%) .NET
8 3 (9.38%) Ruby on Rails
8 3 (9.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (6.25%) Ember.js
9 2 (6.25%) RESTful
9 2 (6.25%) jQuery
10 1 (3.13%) RSS
10 1 (3.13%) XSLT
10 1 (3.13%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Open Source
2 3 (9.38%) User Experience
3 1 (3.13%) Online Games
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) UNIX
1 7 (21.88%) Linux
1 7 (21.88%) Mac OS X
2 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.25%) Android
3 1 (3.13%) Windows
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 14 (43.75%) Web Design
4 12 (37.50%) TDD
5 7 (21.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (21.88%) Pair Programming
5 7 (21.88%) Configuration Management
6 5 (15.63%) BDD
6 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (12.50%) Web Development
7 4 (12.50%) OOP
8 3 (9.38%) OO
8 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
8 3 (9.38%) MVC
8 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
8 3 (9.38%) Web Application Development
8 3 (9.38%) Test Automation
9 2 (6.25%) OO PHP
9 2 (6.25%) Scrum
10 1 (3.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 28 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 17 (53.13%) Java
3 12 (37.50%) Ruby
4 4 (12.50%) PHP
5 3 (9.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) BC Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (28.13%) QA
System Software
1 7 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (21.88%) Graylog
2 1 (3.13%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Akamai
1 7 (21.88%) New Relic
1 7 (21.88%) VMware
2 1 (3.13%) Twitter
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