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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 240 342 383
Rank change year-on-year
+102 +41
Contract jobs citing Sass 185 89 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.76% 0.36% 0.092%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.49% 1.13% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 57 12
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £275 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £500 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £275
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £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
7424 7911 7777
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.51% 31.63% 29.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5184 5719 5519
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 52 75
Average hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £23.42 £15.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +34 31 £375 -16.66% 10
Ealing - - - - 1
Wimbledon - - - -
Wembley - - - -
Sass
England

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 276 (89.03%) CSS
2 273 (88.06%) HTML
3 266 (85.81%) JavaScript
4 210 (67.74%) HTML5
5 172 (55.48%) CSS3
6 151 (48.71%) jQuery
7 126 (40.65%) Git (software)
8 115 (37.10%) AngularJS
9 104 (33.55%) Responsive Web Design
10 101 (32.58%) LESS
11 100 (32.26%) TDD
12 96 (30.97%) Node.js
13 92 (29.68%) OO
14 81 (26.13%) Java
15 78 (25.16%) Backbone.js
16 75 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
17 57 (18.39%) Ruby
18 56 (18.06%) Subversion
18 56 (18.06%) BDD
19 55 (17.74%) Grunt
20 54 (17.42%) Web Design
21 52 (16.77%) XML
22 51 (16.45%) Web Services
23 50 (16.13%) Mustache
24 46 (14.84%) Web Development
25 44 (14.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
26 43 (13.87%) Open Source
27 41 (13.23%) PHP
28 40 (12.90%) E-Commerce
28 40 (12.90%) Jasmine

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 96 (30.97%) Node.js
2 22 (7.10%) CMS
3 12 (3.87%) Drupal
4 10 (3.23%) Apache
5 8 (2.58%) WordPress
6 7 (2.26%) IIS
6 7 (2.26%) Cloud Foundry
7 5 (1.61%) Confluence
8 3 (0.97%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.65%) nginx
9 2 (0.65%) Joomla!
9 2 (0.65%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.65%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.32%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.32%) SugarCRM
10 1 (0.32%) Jetty
10 1 (0.32%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.32%) Moodle
10 1 (0.32%) ExpressionEngine
10 1 (0.32%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 24 (7.74%) Photoshop
2 14 (4.52%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.97%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.32%) InDesign
4 1 (0.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (1.94%) Magento
2 1 (0.32%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.32%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.32%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.26%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.29%) GitHub
3 3 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.32%) SaaS
4 1 (0.32%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.45%) HTTP
2 6 (1.94%) Internet
3 4 (1.29%) Intranet
4 2 (0.65%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (8.39%) Relational Database
2 18 (5.81%) MongoDB
3 10 (3.23%) MySQL
4 7 (2.26%) SQL Server
4 7 (2.26%) NoSQL
5 5 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (1.29%) Redis
7 3 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (0.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (0.65%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.32%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.32%) Big Data
9 1 (0.32%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 126 (40.65%) Git (software)
2 56 (18.06%) Subversion
3 55 (17.74%) Grunt
4 40 (12.90%) Jasmine
5 38 (12.26%) Cucumber
6 25 (8.06%) Selenium
7 21 (6.77%) Mocha
8 20 (6.45%) WATIR
8 20 (6.45%) QuickTest Pro
9 17 (5.48%) Sahi
10 14 (4.52%) Jenkins
11 13 (4.19%) Capybara
12 12 (3.87%) Yeoman
13 11 (3.55%) JIRA
14 10 (3.23%) Visual Studio
15 7 (2.26%) TeamCity
15 7 (2.26%) RSpec
15 7 (2.26%) Bower
16 6 (1.94%) QUnit
17 4 (1.29%) Bitbucket
General
1 37 (11.94%) Finance
2 10 (3.23%) Retail
3 9 (2.90%) Banking
3 9 (2.90%) Marketing
4 6 (1.94%) Investment Banking
4 6 (1.94%) Publishing
4 6 (1.94%) Games
5 5 (1.61%) Front Office
6 4 (1.29%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.97%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.97%) Local Government
8 1 (0.32%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 265 (85.48%) Developer
2 151 (48.71%) Front-End Developer
3 43 (13.87%) JavaScript Developer
4 38 (12.26%) Web Developer
5 23 (7.42%) UI Developer
6 21 (6.77%) UI Programmer
6 21 (6.77%) Senior Developer
7 12 (3.87%) Analyst
7 12 (3.87%) Test Analyst
7 12 (3.87%) Designer
8 10 (3.23%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 9 (2.90%) Ruby Developer
10 8 (2.58%) CSS Developer
11 7 (2.26%) Front-End Web Developer
11 7 (2.26%) QA Test Analyst
11 7 (2.26%) QA Analyst
12 6 (1.94%) HTML Developer
12 6 (1.94%) Web Designer
12 6 (1.94%) Tester
12 6 (1.94%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 276 (89.03%) CSS
2 273 (88.06%) HTML
3 210 (67.74%) HTML5
4 172 (55.48%) CSS3
5 151 (48.71%) jQuery
6 115 (37.10%) AngularJS
7 101 (32.58%) LESS
8 78 (25.16%) Backbone.js
9 52 (16.77%) XML
10 51 (16.45%) Web Services
11 50 (16.13%) Mustache
12 44 (14.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 38 (12.26%) .NET
14 36 (11.61%) Ajax
15 25 (8.06%) JSON
16 22 (7.10%) RESTful
17 20 (6.45%) REST
17 20 (6.45%) Ruby on Rails
18 19 (6.13%) KnockoutJS
19 15 (4.84%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 43 (13.87%) Open Source
2 8 (2.58%) W3C
2 8 (2.58%) Social Media
3 6 (1.94%) Mobile App
3 6 (1.94%) Visualisation
4 3 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (0.97%) Digital Media
4 3 (0.97%) Video on Demand
4 3 (0.97%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.65%) Social Network
5 2 (0.65%) iPhone
5 2 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (0.65%) Psychology
5 2 (0.65%) Streaming Video
5 2 (0.65%) Statistics
6 1 (0.32%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.32%) Physics
6 1 (0.32%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.32%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.32%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 36 (11.61%) Linux
2 29 (9.35%) UNIX
3 23 (7.42%) Mac OS X
4 14 (4.52%) Android
4 14 (4.52%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.97%) Windows Phone 8
5 3 (0.97%) Windows Phone
5 3 (0.97%) Windows
6 2 (0.65%) VMS
7 1 (0.32%) CentOS
7 1 (0.32%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.32%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (33.55%) Responsive Web Design
2 100 (32.26%) TDD
3 92 (29.68%) OO
4 75 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
5 56 (18.06%) BDD
6 54 (17.42%) Web Design
7 46 (14.84%) Web Development
8 40 (12.90%) E-Commerce
9 35 (11.29%) MVC
10 34 (10.97%) Scrum
10 34 (10.97%) Continuous Integration
11 23 (7.42%) Test Automation
12 18 (5.81%) Content Management
13 16 (5.16%) Workflow
14 15 (4.84%) Configuration Management
15 13 (4.19%) SEO
15 13 (4.19%) OOP
16 12 (3.87%) Automated Testing
17 11 (3.55%) Pair Programming
18 10 (3.23%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 266 (85.81%) JavaScript
2 81 (26.13%) Java
3 57 (18.39%) Ruby
4 41 (13.23%) PHP
5 39 (12.58%) SQL
6 12 (3.87%) Python
6 12 (3.87%) C#
7 11 (3.55%) C
8 9 (2.90%) Scala
9 7 (2.26%) Clojure
9 7 (2.26%) CoffeeScript
10 6 (1.94%) XAML
11 4 (1.29%) C++
12 3 (0.97%) XQuery
12 3 (0.97%) TypeScript
13 2 (0.65%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.65%) R
13 2 (0.65%) Erlang
14 1 (0.32%) Groovy
14 1 (0.32%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 21 (6.77%) Degree
2 6 (1.94%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.97%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (9.03%) QA
2 1 (0.32%) SLA
2 1 (0.32%) WCAG
2 1 (0.32%) WAI
System Software
1 4 (1.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.61%) Capistrano
2 4 (1.29%) Graylog2
3 1 (0.32%) Puppet
3 1 (0.32%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 16 (5.16%) Adobe
2 12 (3.87%) Twitter
3 11 (3.55%) Microsoft
4 6 (1.94%) Google
5 5 (1.61%) RedDot
6 4 (1.29%) VMware
6 4 (1.29%) Oracle
6 4 (1.29%) Akamai
6 4 (1.29%) New Relic
7 3 (0.97%) Sitecore
7 3 (0.97%) ATG
8 2 (0.65%) Open Text
8 2 (0.65%) SAP
8 2 (0.65%) JD Edwards
8 2 (0.65%) Zend
8 2 (0.65%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.65%) Sencha
9 1 (0.32%) Eloqua
9 1 (0.32%) Appcelerator
9 1 (0.32%) Facebook
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Rate: £300 - £325 per day + competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
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Posted: Yesterday
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
London
Engage PSG
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Premier Group Recruitment
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £200 to £300 per day + 6 Month Contract
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Rate: £200 - £300 per day
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Hydrogen Group
Rate: £330.00 - £340.00 per day
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Rate: £300 - £370 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
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Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £280 per day
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Rate: £270 - £320 per day
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Rate: competitive
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Claremont Consulting Limited
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Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per annum
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