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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 36 34 38
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs citing Sass 8 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.71% 0.75% 0.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.93% 3.08% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate £400 £195 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+105.12% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - £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
135 65 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 45.76% 24.44% 35.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 37 59
Average daily rate £300 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £360 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 8
Average hourly rate £38.50 - £32.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 - £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 - £36.00
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 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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 0 6 £450 +130.76%
Sass
East Midlands

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 10 (100.00%) HTML
2 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (80.00%) HTML5
3 7 (70.00%) AngularJS
3 7 (70.00%) CSS
4 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
4 6 (60.00%) Node.js
4 6 (60.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (50.00%) CSS3
6 4 (40.00%) jQuery
6 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (40.00%) OO
6 4 (40.00%) Front End Development
7 3 (30.00%) Windows
7 3 (30.00%) .NET
7 3 (30.00%) ECMAScript
7 3 (30.00%) LINQ
7 3 (30.00%) Entity Framework
7 3 (30.00%) C#
7 3 (30.00%) RESTful
7 3 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (30.00%) TypeScript
7 3 (30.00%) User Experience
7 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
7 3 (30.00%) git-flow
8 2 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
8 2 (20.00%) Windows Phone
8 2 (20.00%) Grunt
8 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
8 2 (20.00%) LESS

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 6 (60.00%) Node.js
2 1 (10.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) GitHub
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (30.00%) git-flow
3 2 (20.00%) Grunt
4 1 (10.00%) Bower
4 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Angular Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Applications Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Node.js Developer
2 3 (30.00%) UI Developer
3 2 (20.00%) MongoDB Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (10.00%) Senior UI Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior UI/UX Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior UX Developer
4 1 (10.00%) UI/UX Developer
4 1 (10.00%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
2 8 (80.00%) HTML5
3 7 (70.00%) AngularJS
3 7 (70.00%) CSS
4 5 (50.00%) CSS3
5 4 (40.00%) jQuery
6 3 (30.00%) .NET
6 3 (30.00%) Entity Framework
6 3 (30.00%) LINQ
6 3 (30.00%) RESTful
6 3 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (20.00%) Backbone.js
7 2 (20.00%) Express
7 2 (20.00%) LESS
7 2 (20.00%) MEAN Stack
8 1 (10.00%) JSON
8 1 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (10.00%) React
8 1 (10.00%) Semantic HTML
8 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Front End Development
2 4 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (20.00%) OOP
3 2 (20.00%) SEO
4 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (10.00%) BDD
4 1 (10.00%) Content Management
4 1 (10.00%) Email Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) Information Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Multivariate Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Online Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) User Stories
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) ECMAScript
2 3 (30.00%) TypeScript
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe
1 1 (10.00%) SAP
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