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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 78 81 69
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Contract jobs citing Sass 17 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.15% 0.53% 0.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.47% 1.57% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 3
Average daily rate £338 £363 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £341 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £375 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - £25.00
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
490 382 347
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 33.22% 33.81% 36.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 275 222
Average daily rate £388 £340 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.97% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £460 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £10.20 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

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 8 February 2016.

Sass Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 54 (88.52%) HTML
1 54 (88.52%) CSS
2 53 (86.89%) JavaScript
3 36 (59.02%) HTML5
4 32 (52.46%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (49.18%) Front End Development
6 28 (45.90%) User Experience
7 26 (42.62%) E-Commerce
8 25 (40.98%) LESS
9 23 (37.70%) CSS3
10 22 (36.07%) Responsive Web Design
11 21 (34.43%) AngularJS
11 21 (34.43%) Git (software)
11 21 (34.43%) PHP
12 20 (32.79%) Java
12 20 (32.79%) Web Design
12 20 (32.79%) Mustache
13 19 (31.15%) MySQL
14 16 (26.23%) .NET
14 16 (26.23%) WordPress
15 15 (24.59%) Grunt
16 14 (22.95%) jQuery
16 14 (22.95%) Ruby
17 13 (21.31%) C#
17 13 (21.31%) C++
17 13 (21.31%) Python
17 13 (21.31%) Node.js
18 12 (19.67%) Continuous Integration
19 11 (18.03%) Magento
20 10 (16.39%) Firebug

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 16 (26.23%) WordPress
2 13 (21.31%) Node.js
3 9 (14.75%) CMS
4 3 (4.92%) Drupal
5 2 (3.28%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (18.03%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.84%) AdWords
1 6 (9.84%) Google Analytics
2 4 (6.56%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (6.56%) GitHub
3 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (31.15%) MySQL
2 5 (8.20%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (6.56%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.64%) Redis
Development Applications
1 21 (34.43%) Git (software)
2 15 (24.59%) Grunt
3 10 (16.39%) Firebug
4 9 (14.75%) Subversion
5 8 (13.11%) Vagrant
6 7 (11.48%) gulp
7 3 (4.92%) Selenium
8 1 (1.64%) Capybara
8 1 (1.64%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.64%) JIRA
8 1 (1.64%) RSpec
General
1 3 (4.92%) Marketing
2 1 (1.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 52 (85.25%) Developer
2 25 (40.98%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 13 (21.31%) Web Developer
4 11 (18.03%) Designer
4 11 (18.03%) UX Designer
5 9 (14.75%) PHP Developer
6 8 (13.11%) JavaScript Developer
6 8 (13.11%) UI Designer
6 8 (13.11%) UI/UX Designer
7 7 (11.48%) HTML Developer
8 5 (8.20%) HTML CSS Developer
9 4 (6.56%) Digital Developer
9 4 (6.56%) PHP Web Developer
9 4 (6.56%) UI Developer
10 3 (4.92%) Cordova Developer
10 3 (4.92%) Magento Developer
10 3 (4.92%) PhoneGap Developer
10 3 (4.92%) PhoneGap/Cordova Developer
10 3 (4.92%) Senior PHP Developer
10 3 (4.92%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (88.52%) CSS
1 54 (88.52%) HTML
2 36 (59.02%) HTML5
3 25 (40.98%) LESS
4 23 (37.70%) CSS3
5 21 (34.43%) AngularJS
6 20 (32.79%) Mustache
7 16 (26.23%) .NET
8 14 (22.95%) jQuery
9 8 (13.11%) React
10 6 (9.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET
11 4 (6.56%) lodash
11 4 (6.56%) Servlets
12 3 (4.92%) Ajax
12 3 (4.92%) Apache Cordova
12 3 (4.92%) JSON
12 3 (4.92%) PhoneGap
12 3 (4.92%) RESTful
13 2 (3.28%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 28 (45.90%) User Experience
2 5 (8.20%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.56%) Social Media
4 3 (4.92%) Blackberry
4 3 (4.92%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.11%) Linux
2 4 (6.56%) Mac OS X
2 4 (6.56%) Unix
3 3 (4.92%) Android
3 3 (4.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (52.46%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (49.18%) Front End Development
3 26 (42.62%) E-Commerce
4 22 (36.07%) Responsive Web Design
5 20 (32.79%) Web Design
6 12 (19.67%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (16.39%) Performance Analysis
8 9 (14.75%) SEO
9 8 (13.11%) Configuration Management
10 7 (11.48%) Automated Testing
11 6 (9.84%) Analytics
12 4 (6.56%) Unit Testing
13 3 (4.92%) Android Development
13 3 (4.92%) BDD
13 3 (4.92%) iOS Development
13 3 (4.92%) Mobile Application Development
13 3 (4.92%) OO
13 3 (4.92%) TDD
13 3 (4.92%) Web Accessibility
13 3 (4.92%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 53 (86.89%) JavaScript
2 21 (34.43%) PHP
3 20 (32.79%) Java
4 14 (22.95%) Ruby
5 13 (21.31%) C#
5 13 (21.31%) C++
5 13 (21.31%) Python
6 5 (8.20%) SQL
7 1 (1.64%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (9.84%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.64%) BC Cleared
2 1 (1.64%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (6.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 6 (9.84%) Google
2 2 (3.28%) Adobe
3 1 (1.64%) Dynatrace
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.64%) New Relic
3 1 (1.64%) Omniture
3 1 (1.64%) Zend
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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