The table below looks at the statistics for Sass skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sass over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 178 259 340
Rank change year-on-year
+81 +81
Contract jobs citing Sass 294 181 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.24% 0.76% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.95% 2.45% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 135 57
Average daily rate
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£388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £291 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £522 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.12 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 - £25.00
Sass
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7449 7391 8050
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.41% 30.87% 32.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5470 5160 5812
Average daily rate £438 £413 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +2.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 51 52
Average hourly rate £36.50 £45.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.88% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.26 £17.50 £23.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £53.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

Sass
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Sass Jobs Demand Trend in London

Sass
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Sass Daily Rate Trend in London

Sass
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sass across the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Sass Daily Rate Histogram in London

Sass
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Sass Hourly Rate Trend in London

Sass
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sass within the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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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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
City of London +14 40 £350 -6.66% 16
Bromley -5 4 £425 +30.76% 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £250 -
Croydon - 1 - -
Isleworth - 1 £325 -
Westminster - 1 £480 -
Osterley - 1 £460 -
Hammersmith - 1 £345 -
Sass
England

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 447 (93.91%) CSS
2 442 (92.86%) JavaScript
3 436 (91.60%) HTML
4 340 (71.43%) HTML5
5 300 (63.03%) CSS3
6 256 (53.78%) jQuery
7 243 (51.05%) AngularJS
8 232 (48.74%) Agile Software Development
9 173 (36.34%) LESS
10 164 (34.45%) OO
11 146 (30.67%) Git (software)
12 145 (30.46%) Grunt
13 137 (28.78%) Responsive Web Design
14 130 (27.31%) Node.js
15 112 (23.53%) TDD
16 110 (23.11%) Backbone.js
17 97 (20.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 88 (18.49%) User Experience
19 83 (17.44%) PHP
20 78 (16.39%) Java
20 78 (16.39%) MVC
21 75 (15.76%) E-Commerce
22 72 (15.13%) BDD
23 69 (14.50%) Scrum
24 62 (13.03%) Finance
25 60 (12.61%) gulp
26 58 (12.18%) Jasmine
27 44 (9.24%) Photoshop
28 43 (9.03%) RESTful
29 42 (8.82%) KnockoutJS

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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
1 130 (27.31%) Node.js
2 16 (3.36%) CMS
3 13 (2.73%) Drupal
3 13 (2.73%) Confluence
4 12 (2.52%) Tomcat
5 11 (2.31%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (1.47%) Apache
7 6 (1.26%) Umbraco
8 5 (1.05%) WordPress
8 5 (1.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 4 (0.84%) IIS
10 2 (0.42%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.42%) Mule
10 2 (0.42%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.42%) WildFly
10 2 (0.42%) Mule ESB
11 1 (0.21%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.21%) Lightstreamer
11 1 (0.21%) nginx
Applications
1 44 (9.24%) Photoshop
2 13 (2.73%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.42%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.21%) InDesign
4 1 (0.21%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (1.47%) Magento
2 1 (0.21%) BigMachines
2 1 (0.21%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 29 (6.09%) GitHub
2 22 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.05%) SaaS
4 2 (0.42%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.21%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.57%) HTTP
2 8 (1.68%) Internet
3 2 (0.42%) Firewall
3 2 (0.42%) VPN
3 2 (0.42%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (0.21%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (5.46%) MySQL
2 23 (4.83%) MongoDB
3 16 (3.36%) Redis
4 12 (2.52%) SQL Server
5 10 (2.10%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (1.26%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.21%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 146 (30.67%) Git (software)
2 145 (30.46%) Grunt
3 60 (12.61%) gulp
4 58 (12.18%) Jasmine
5 33 (6.93%) Subversion
6 31 (6.51%) Cucumber
7 30 (6.30%) Bower
8 27 (5.67%) Jenkins
9 26 (5.46%) JIRA
10 21 (4.41%) Selenium
10 21 (4.41%) Mocha
11 18 (3.78%) WebDriver
12 12 (2.52%) Karma Test Runner
13 8 (1.68%) JSHint
13 8 (1.68%) Bitbucket
14 6 (1.26%) RSpec
14 6 (1.26%) Yeoman
15 5 (1.05%) Sinon.JS
15 5 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
15 5 (1.05%) QUnit
General
1 62 (13.03%) Finance
2 21 (4.41%) Advertising
3 20 (4.20%) Retail
4 19 (3.99%) Publishing
5 14 (2.94%) Telecoms
6 12 (2.52%) Banking
7 9 (1.89%) Games
8 7 (1.47%) Marketing
9 6 (1.26%) Investment Banking
10 5 (1.05%) Automotive
11 1 (0.21%) Legal
11 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.21%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 445 (93.49%) Developer
2 245 (51.47%) Front-End Developer
3 95 (19.96%) JavaScript Developer
4 60 (12.61%) Web Developer
5 34 (7.14%) UI Developer
6 33 (6.93%) UI Programmer
7 32 (6.72%) Senior Developer
8 24 (5.04%) Front-End Web Developer
9 13 (2.73%) Full Stack Developer
10 11 (2.31%) Designer
10 11 (2.31%) Lead Developer
11 10 (2.10%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 9 (1.89%) Java Developer
12 9 (1.89%) Programmer
13 8 (1.68%) Drupal Developer
14 7 (1.47%) Senior Web Developer
14 7 (1.47%) PHP Developer
15 6 (1.26%) UX Designer
16 4 (0.84%) Magento Developer
16 4 (0.84%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 447 (93.91%) CSS
2 436 (91.60%) HTML
3 340 (71.43%) HTML5
4 300 (63.03%) CSS3
5 256 (53.78%) jQuery
6 243 (51.05%) AngularJS
7 173 (36.34%) LESS
8 110 (23.11%) Backbone.js
9 97 (20.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 43 (9.03%) RESTful
11 42 (8.82%) KnockoutJS
12 40 (8.40%) JSON
13 37 (7.77%) Web Services
13 37 (7.77%) React
14 33 (6.93%) Ember.js
15 29 (6.09%) XML
15 29 (6.09%) .NET
15 29 (6.09%) Ajax
15 29 (6.09%) Semantic HTML
16 23 (4.83%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 88 (18.49%) User Experience
2 22 (4.62%) Computer Science
3 18 (3.78%) W3C
3 18 (3.78%) Mobile App
4 13 (2.73%) Social Media
4 13 (2.73%) Digital Media
5 4 (0.84%) Visualisation
6 3 (0.63%) Online Games
6 3 (0.63%) Client/Server
6 3 (0.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (0.63%) New Media
6 3 (0.63%) iPad
7 2 (0.42%) Graphic Design
7 2 (0.42%) Animation
7 2 (0.42%) Photography
7 2 (0.42%) BBC
7 2 (0.42%) iPhone
7 2 (0.42%) Social Network
8 1 (0.21%) RIA
8 1 (0.21%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 11 (2.31%) Linux
2 4 (0.84%) Windows
3 3 (0.63%) Apple iOS
3 3 (0.63%) Ubuntu
3 3 (0.63%) Android
4 2 (0.42%) CentOS
4 2 (0.42%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 232 (48.74%) Agile Software Development
2 164 (34.45%) OO
3 137 (28.78%) Responsive Web Design
4 112 (23.53%) TDD
5 78 (16.39%) MVC
6 75 (15.76%) E-Commerce
7 72 (15.13%) BDD
8 69 (14.50%) Scrum
9 37 (7.77%) Web Development
10 33 (6.93%) Continuous Integration
11 31 (6.51%) Unit Testing
12 28 (5.88%) OOP
13 25 (5.25%) Web Design
14 20 (4.20%) Kanban
15 19 (3.99%) Open Source
16 16 (3.36%) Progressive Enhancement
17 15 (3.15%) SOA
18 14 (2.94%) Pair Programming
18 14 (2.94%) Automated Testing
19 12 (2.52%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 442 (92.86%) JavaScript
2 83 (17.44%) PHP
3 78 (16.39%) Java
4 41 (8.61%) Ruby
5 24 (5.04%) C#
6 19 (3.99%) C
6 19 (3.99%) Scala
7 15 (3.15%) Python
8 13 (2.73%) CoffeeScript
9 12 (2.52%) SQL
10 6 (1.26%) TypeScript
11 4 (0.84%) Go
11 4 (0.84%) Clojure
12 3 (0.63%) Groovy
12 3 (0.63%) F#
13 2 (0.42%) R
13 2 (0.42%) Perl
13 2 (0.42%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.21%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.21%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 20 (4.20%) Degree
2 7 (1.47%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.21%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.05%) WCAG
1 5 (1.05%) QA
2 3 (0.63%) WAI
System Software
1 6 (1.26%) Docker
2 2 (0.42%) vCloud
3 1 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.21%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 8 (1.68%) Vagrant
2 4 (0.84%) Ansible
2 4 (0.84%) Salt
3 3 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.63%) Puppet
3 3 (0.63%) Apache Shiro
4 2 (0.42%) Rundeck
4 2 (0.42%) ZABBIX
4 2 (0.42%) Capistrano
4 2 (0.42%) Kibana
4 2 (0.42%) logstash
5 1 (0.21%) Graylog
Vendors
1 14 (2.94%) Google
2 12 (2.52%) Zend
3 11 (2.31%) Oracle
4 10 (2.10%) Adobe
5 7 (1.47%) Facebook
6 5 (1.05%) Sitecore
6 5 (1.05%) Microsoft
7 4 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (0.84%) Twitter
8 3 (0.63%) VMware
9 2 (0.42%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.42%) Rackspace
9 2 (0.42%) New Relic
9 2 (0.42%) Zuora
9 2 (0.42%) Apigee
9 2 (0.42%) hybris
9 2 (0.42%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.21%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.21%) Akamai
10 1 (0.21%) Sencha
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: excellent rates and expenses
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £375 to £425 p/day
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