The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Leeds region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 71 74 86
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +12
Contract jobs citing Sass 6 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.56% 0.11% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.89% 0.36% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Average daily rate
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£255 £400 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.25% +128.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £375 £175
% change year-on-year
-11.33% +114.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.00 -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
317 275 409
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 29.77% 31.32% 36.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 164 265
Average daily rate £310 £298 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.20% -0.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £125 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £350 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 4
Average hourly rate £13.00 £41.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.29% +127.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Sass
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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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 25 (96.15%) CSS
1 25 (96.15%) HTML
2 23 (88.46%) HTML5
3 22 (84.62%) jQuery
3 22 (84.62%) JavaScript
4 20 (76.92%) CSS3
5 10 (38.46%) Responsive Web Design
5 10 (38.46%) Web Design
6 9 (34.62%) MVC
7 8 (30.77%) PHP
7 8 (30.77%) E-Commerce
8 7 (26.92%) Configuration Management
8 7 (26.92%) Java
8 7 (26.92%) JSP
8 7 (26.92%) Spring
8 7 (26.92%) hybris
8 7 (26.92%) Apache Solr
8 7 (26.92%) MooTools
8 7 (26.92%) JSTL
8 7 (26.92%) Spring MVC
9 5 (19.23%) LESS
9 5 (19.23%) Adobe
10 4 (15.38%) SQL
10 4 (15.38%) MySQL
10 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
10 4 (15.38%) SEO
10 4 (15.38%) Adobe Illustrator
10 4 (15.38%) JSON
10 4 (15.38%) WordPress
10 4 (15.38%) Magento

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 7 (26.92%) Apache Solr
2 4 (15.38%) WordPress
3 1 (3.85%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) MySQL
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) PhoneGap
2 1 (3.85%) Jasmine
2 1 (3.85%) Grunt
2 1 (3.85%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.85%) Subversion
2 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.85%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 26 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (46.15%) Web Developer
3 11 (42.31%) UI Developer
3 11 (42.31%) Front-End Developer
3 11 (42.31%) UI Programmer
4 5 (19.23%) Designer
5 4 (15.38%) Front-End Web Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Web Designer
6 3 (11.54%) PHP Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Mobile Developer
6 3 (11.54%) User Experience Developer
7 2 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Web Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Web Designer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (96.15%) HTML
1 25 (96.15%) CSS
2 23 (88.46%) HTML5
3 22 (84.62%) jQuery
4 20 (76.92%) CSS3
5 7 (26.92%) MooTools
5 7 (26.92%) Spring
5 7 (26.92%) JSP
5 7 (26.92%) JSTL
5 7 (26.92%) Spring MVC
6 5 (19.23%) LESS
7 4 (15.38%) JSON
7 4 (15.38%) Apache Cordova
8 2 (7.69%) LAMP
8 2 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (7.69%) Symfony
9 1 (3.85%) CodeIgniter
9 1 (3.85%) XSLT
9 1 (3.85%) XHTML
9 1 (3.85%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.85%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Android
1 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Web Design
1 10 (38.46%) Responsive Web Design
2 9 (34.62%) MVC
3 8 (30.77%) E-Commerce
4 7 (26.92%) Configuration Management
5 4 (15.38%) SEO
5 4 (15.38%) Mobile Application Development
6 3 (11.54%) Web Development
7 2 (7.69%) OO PHP
7 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.69%) OO
8 1 (3.85%) OOP
8 1 (3.85%) TDD
8 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 22 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 8 (30.77%) PHP
3 7 (26.92%) Java
4 4 (15.38%) SQL
5 2 (7.69%) Ruby
6 1 (3.85%) PHP5
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) hybris
2 5 (19.23%) Adobe
3 1 (3.85%) Zend