The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 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 Leicestershire 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 40 36 27
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Contract jobs citing Sass 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.34% 0.81% 0.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.98% 2.22% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £225
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £375 £200
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +87.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.00 -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
102 90 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 34.81% 36.44% 28.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 38 22
Average daily rate £275 £288 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £185 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £425 £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £321
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 4 6
Average hourly rate £36.25 £25.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.00% -19.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £25.00 £15.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Sass
East Midlands

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
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 22 July 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 - - - -
Sass
East Midlands

Sass
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Drupal
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter
1 1 (100.00%) LESS
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (100.00%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) LESS
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter