The table below looks at the statistics for Sass skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sass over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 28 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Contract jobs citing Sass 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.80% 0.66% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.64% 1.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£195 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £303 £320
% change year-on-year
+15.70% -5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.00 -
Sass
East Midlands

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 Leicestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
55 148 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 22.00% 49.17% 39.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 87 47
Average daily rate £275 £250 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -21.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 31
Average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.76% -7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

Sass
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Sass Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Sass
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Sass Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Sass
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Sass across the Leicestershire region.

Sass Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Sass
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sass within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +10 1 £195 -
Sass
East Midlands

Sass
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) OO PHP
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (33.33%) LESS
3 1 (33.33%) WordPress
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) SEO
3 1 (33.33%) LAMP
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Symfony
3 1 (33.33%) Zend
3 1 (33.33%) Drupal
3 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 1 (33.33%) WordPress
1 1 (33.33%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Front-End Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) LESS
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) LAMP
3 1 (33.33%) Symfony
3 1 (33.33%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) OO PHP
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) SEO
1 1 (33.33%) Content Management
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Twitter
2 1 (33.33%) Zend
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe