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 24 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 217 333 347
Rank change year-on-year
+116 +14
Contract jobs citing Sass 203 84 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.89% 0.35% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.98% 1.19% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 62 33
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £275 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £468 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £301
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -0.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- -16.66%
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
6817 7048 6499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 29.95% 29.62% 31.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 5194 5077 4728
Average daily rate £425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £560 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 54 69
Average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +55.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £18.00 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 £55.00 £48.10
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 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 24 December 2014.

Sass Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 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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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 +33 42 £418 +11.46% 10
Hammersmith - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Sass
England

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 383 (95.75%) CSS
2 378 (94.50%) HTML
3 372 (93.00%) JavaScript
4 322 (80.50%) HTML5
5 265 (66.25%) CSS3
6 228 (57.00%) jQuery
7 186 (46.50%) AngularJS
8 162 (40.50%) LESS
9 151 (37.75%) Agile Software Development
10 141 (35.25%) OO
11 127 (31.75%) Responsive Web Design
12 124 (31.00%) Git (software)
13 111 (27.75%) Backbone.js
14 98 (24.50%) TDD
15 90 (22.50%) Node.js
16 79 (19.75%) User Experience
16 79 (19.75%) MVC
17 74 (18.50%) Grunt
18 71 (17.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 69 (17.25%) Ruby
20 68 (17.00%) Ajax
20 68 (17.00%) PHP
20 68 (17.00%) BDD
21 63 (15.75%) Java
22 57 (14.25%) Jasmine
23 53 (13.25%) Web Development
24 51 (12.75%) Cucumber
25 46 (11.50%) Subversion
26 45 (11.25%) Web Services
26 45 (11.25%) E-Commerce

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 90 (22.50%) Node.js
2 31 (7.75%) CMS
3 15 (3.75%) Drupal
3 15 (3.75%) Cloud Foundry
4 11 (2.75%) WordPress
4 11 (2.75%) nginx
4 11 (2.75%) Confluence
5 10 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (2.25%) IIS
7 8 (2.00%) Adobe CQ
8 7 (1.75%) Apache
9 3 (0.75%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.75%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.75%) Moodle
10 2 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.50%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.25%) Lightstreamer
11 1 (0.25%) Jetty
11 1 (0.25%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.25%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 34 (8.50%) Photoshop
2 17 (4.25%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.25%) InDesign
3 1 (0.25%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.25%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 10 (2.50%) Magento
2 2 (0.50%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.50%) osCommerce
3 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.00%) GitHub
3 1 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.25%) SaaS
3 1 (0.25%) PaaS
3 1 (0.25%) Heroku
3 1 (0.25%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 23 (5.75%) HTTP
2 3 (0.75%) SSL
3 2 (0.50%) Intranet
3 2 (0.50%) Internet
4 1 (0.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (6.00%) MongoDB
2 18 (4.50%) MySQL
3 13 (3.25%) Redis
3 13 (3.25%) Apache Cassandra
4 12 (3.00%) NoSQL
5 11 (2.75%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (2.25%) SQL Server
6 9 (2.25%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.25%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.25%) DB2
7 1 (0.25%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.25%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.25%) Jackrabbit
7 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.25%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.25%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 124 (31.00%) Git (software)
2 74 (18.50%) Grunt
3 57 (14.25%) Jasmine
4 51 (12.75%) Cucumber
5 46 (11.50%) Subversion
6 23 (5.75%) Mocha
7 20 (5.00%) WebDriver
7 20 (5.00%) Jenkins
8 19 (4.75%) Selenium
8 19 (4.75%) Capybara
9 17 (4.25%) TeamCity
10 16 (4.00%) JIRA
11 15 (3.75%) Visual Studio
11 15 (3.75%) QUnit
12 14 (3.50%) Bower
13 12 (3.00%) Sinon.JS
13 12 (3.00%) Karma Test Runner
13 12 (3.00%) Yeoman
13 12 (3.00%) IntelliJ
14 8 (2.00%) RSpec
General
1 35 (8.75%) Finance
2 19 (4.75%) Marketing
3 17 (4.25%) Retail
4 11 (2.75%) Banking
5 10 (2.50%) Games
6 7 (1.75%) Publishing
7 6 (1.50%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.00%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.75%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.50%) Advertising
10 2 (0.50%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.25%) Front Office
11 1 (0.25%) Electronics
11 1 (0.25%) Legal
11 1 (0.25%) German Language
Job Titles
1 364 (91.00%) Developer
2 213 (53.25%) Front-End Developer
3 58 (14.50%) Web Developer
4 48 (12.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 30 (7.50%) Senior Developer
6 19 (4.75%) UI Developer
6 19 (4.75%) UI Programmer
7 15 (3.75%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 15 (3.75%) PHP Developer
8 13 (3.25%) Front-End Web Developer
9 12 (3.00%) Ruby Developer
10 10 (2.50%) Senior Web Developer
11 9 (2.25%) Ruby on Rails Developer
11 9 (2.25%) Designer
12 8 (2.00%) Applications Developer
13 7 (1.75%) Magento Developer
14 6 (1.50%) PHP LAMP Developer
14 6 (1.50%) LAMP Developer
14 6 (1.50%) Web Designer
14 6 (1.50%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 383 (95.75%) CSS
2 378 (94.50%) HTML
3 322 (80.50%) HTML5
4 265 (66.25%) CSS3
5 228 (57.00%) jQuery
6 186 (46.50%) AngularJS
7 162 (40.50%) LESS
8 111 (27.75%) Backbone.js
9 71 (17.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 68 (17.00%) Ajax
11 45 (11.25%) Web Services
12 42 (10.50%) KnockoutJS
13 41 (10.25%) REST
14 39 (9.75%) XML
14 39 (9.75%) JSON
15 31 (7.75%) .NET
15 31 (7.75%) Ember.js
16 30 (7.50%) Ruby on Rails
17 27 (6.75%) RESTful
18 21 (5.25%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 79 (19.75%) User Experience
2 24 (6.00%) Open Source
3 15 (3.75%) W3C
4 12 (3.00%) Visualisation
5 11 (2.75%) Social Media
6 10 (2.50%) Digital Media
6 10 (2.50%) Computer Science
7 9 (2.25%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.50%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (1.50%) Online Games
9 4 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.75%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.75%) Algorithms
10 3 (0.75%) Statistics
11 2 (0.50%) Wiki
11 2 (0.50%) Psychology
11 2 (0.50%) Learning Management System
11 2 (0.50%) E-Learning
11 2 (0.50%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 29 (7.25%) Linux
2 10 (2.50%) UNIX
3 7 (1.75%) Android
3 7 (1.75%) Mac OS X
4 6 (1.50%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.25%) Ubuntu
6 4 (1.00%) CentOS
7 2 (0.50%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (37.75%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (35.25%) OO
3 127 (31.75%) Responsive Web Design
4 98 (24.50%) TDD
5 79 (19.75%) MVC
6 68 (17.00%) BDD
7 53 (13.25%) Web Development
8 45 (11.25%) E-Commerce
9 43 (10.75%) Web Design
10 29 (7.25%) Scrum
11 27 (6.75%) OOP
12 26 (6.50%) Continuous Integration
13 20 (5.00%) Unit Testing
13 20 (5.00%) SEO
14 19 (4.75%) Progressive Enhancement
15 16 (4.00%) Content Management
15 16 (4.00%) SOA
16 15 (3.75%) Pair Programming
17 13 (3.25%) Workflow
17 13 (3.25%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 372 (93.00%) JavaScript
2 69 (17.25%) Ruby
3 68 (17.00%) PHP
4 63 (15.75%) Java
5 26 (6.50%) Python
6 18 (4.50%) Scala
6 18 (4.50%) SQL
7 17 (4.25%) C#
8 15 (3.75%) C
9 8 (2.00%) CoffeeScript
10 7 (1.75%) Perl
10 7 (1.75%) Bash Shell
11 6 (1.50%) Clojure
11 6 (1.50%) XAML
12 4 (1.00%) C++
12 4 (1.00%) TypeScript
13 3 (0.75%) PHP5
13 3 (0.75%) MATLAB
13 3 (0.75%) R
14 1 (0.25%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 39 (9.75%) Degree
2 6 (1.50%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.25%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.50%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.25%) QA
2 1 (0.25%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (3.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.75%) Docker
3 1 (0.25%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 12 (3.00%) Graylog2
2 11 (2.75%) Ansible
2 11 (2.75%) Puppet
3 6 (1.50%) Capistrano
4 4 (1.00%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.25%) StatsD
5 1 (0.25%) Graphite
Vendors
1 17 (4.25%) Adobe
2 12 (3.00%) VMware
2 12 (3.00%) Google
2 12 (3.00%) Akamai
2 12 (3.00%) New Relic
3 9 (2.25%) Twitter
3 9 (2.25%) Microsoft
4 6 (1.50%) RedDot
5 4 (1.00%) Facebook
5 4 (1.00%) Zend
5 4 (1.00%) Oracle
6 2 (0.50%) SAP
6 2 (0.50%) EPiServer
6 2 (0.50%) Sitecore
6 2 (0.50%) Open Text
7 1 (0.25%) Sencha
7 1 (0.25%) Eloqua
7 1 (0.25%) IBM
7 1 (0.25%) Apple
7 1 (0.25%) JD Edwards
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £450 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Premier Media
Rate: £250 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Premier Media
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Premier Media
Rate: £150 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Searchability.co.uk
Rate: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Explore Group
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Premier Media
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
JNC Recruitment
Rate: From £350 to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
RBW Consulting
Rate: From £350 to £425 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Next Ventures Limited
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bromley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
East London
Intelletect
Rate: Up to £280 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Premier Media
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Explore Group
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
City, London
Premier Media
Rate: £400 - £415 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: market rate
Posted: 22 days ago
East London
Truphone
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 23 days ago