The table below looks at the statistics for Sass skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sass over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 41 39 34
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Contract jobs citing Sass 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.35% 0.36% 0.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.96% 0.90% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £275 £275 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £24.00 -
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
104 111 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 36.24% 39.93% 32.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 69 42
Median daily rate £363 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £380 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 15
Median hourly rate £40.00 £8.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+400.00% -78.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%

Sass
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicestershire region citing Sass as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Sass also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leicestershire region with a requirement for Sass.

1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (91.67%) Git (software)
2 11 (91.67%) HTML5
3 8 (66.67%) Windows
3 8 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 8 (66.67%) Windows 10
3 8 (66.67%) git-flow
3 8 (66.67%) Aurelia
4 7 (58.33%) Windows Phone
4 7 (58.33%) TypeScript
4 7 (58.33%) C#
4 7 (58.33%) ECMAScript
4 7 (58.33%) .NET
4 7 (58.33%) RESTful
5 6 (50.00%) OO
5 6 (50.00%) AngularJS
6 5 (41.67%) jspm
6 5 (41.67%) CSS
7 4 (33.33%) LINQ
7 4 (33.33%) Material Design
7 4 (33.33%) Node.js
8 3 (25.00%) Entity Framework
8 3 (25.00%) Java
9 2 (16.67%) PHP
9 2 (16.67%) MySQL
9 2 (16.67%) CRM
9 2 (16.67%) ERP
9 2 (16.67%) Linux
9 2 (16.67%) Network Security

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MariaDB
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) Git (software)
2 8 (66.67%) git-flow
3 5 (41.67%) jspm
4 2 (16.67%) gulp
5 1 (8.33%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Applications Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (16.67%) PHP Developer
5 1 (8.33%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
2 11 (91.67%) HTML5
3 8 (66.67%) Aurelia
4 7 (58.33%) .NET
4 7 (58.33%) RESTful
5 6 (50.00%) AngularJS
6 5 (41.67%) CSS
7 4 (33.33%) LINQ
7 4 (33.33%) Material Design
7 4 (33.33%) Node.js
8 3 (25.00%) Entity Framework
9 2 (16.67%) CSS3
9 2 (16.67%) LESS
9 2 (16.67%) Zend Framework
10 1 (8.33%) Backbone.js
10 1 (8.33%) Compass CSS Framework
10 1 (8.33%) jQuery
10 1 (8.33%) JSON
10 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Digital Media
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
1 8 (66.67%) Windows 10
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Phone
3 2 (16.67%) CentOS
3 2 (16.67%) Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 6 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) ERP
3 2 (16.67%) OO PHP
3 2 (16.67%) Web Development
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Front End Development
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (58.33%) C#
2 7 (58.33%) ECMAScript
2 7 (58.33%) TypeScript
3 3 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Zend
2 1 (8.33%) SAP