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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 230 298 368
Rank change year-on-year
+68 +70
Contract jobs citing Sass 209 114 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.90% 0.50% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.90% 1.59% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 78 30
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £515 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £344 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.81% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -
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
7217 7157 7283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.94% 31.23% 31.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5232 5147 5222
Average daily rate £425 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 33 96
Average hourly rate £22.50 £45.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.43 £17.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £53.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 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 +7 34 £349 -20.28% 30
Isleworth - 6 £325 -
Bromley -3 2 £525 +61.53% 2
Osterley - 1 £460 -
Sass
England

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 377 (93.09%) JavaScript
1 377 (93.09%) CSS
2 372 (91.85%) HTML
3 294 (72.59%) HTML5
4 247 (60.99%) CSS3
5 217 (53.58%) AngularJS
6 215 (53.09%) jQuery
7 176 (43.46%) Agile Software Development
8 167 (41.23%) LESS
9 129 (31.85%) Responsive Web Design
9 129 (31.85%) OO
10 122 (30.12%) Git (software)
11 120 (29.63%) TDD
12 118 (29.14%) Grunt
13 112 (27.65%) Node.js
14 106 (26.17%) Backbone.js
15 82 (20.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 77 (19.01%) User Experience
17 71 (17.53%) Java
18 70 (17.28%) MVC
19 66 (16.30%) BDD
20 65 (16.05%) Jasmine
21 60 (14.81%) PHP
22 58 (14.32%) E-Commerce
23 52 (12.84%) Web Development
24 47 (11.60%) gulp
25 46 (11.36%) RESTful
25 46 (11.36%) Finance
26 44 (10.86%) Scrum
27 42 (10.37%) Ruby

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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
1 112 (27.65%) Node.js
2 18 (4.44%) CMS
3 12 (2.96%) WordPress
4 9 (2.22%) Umbraco
5 8 (1.98%) Confluence
6 7 (1.73%) Drupal
6 7 (1.73%) Apache
7 6 (1.48%) nginx
8 5 (1.23%) Sitecore CMS
8 5 (1.23%) Cloud Foundry
9 4 (0.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 4 (0.99%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.25%) WildFly
11 1 (0.25%) Mule ESB
11 1 (0.25%) Lightstreamer
11 1 (0.25%) FileNet
11 1 (0.25%) IIS
11 1 (0.25%) JBoss
11 1 (0.25%) Mule
Applications
1 36 (8.89%) Photoshop
2 9 (2.22%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.74%) InDesign
3 3 (0.74%) Adobe After Effects
4 2 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (1.73%) Magento
2 1 (0.25%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 30 (7.41%) GitHub
2 16 (3.95%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.74%) SaaS
4 2 (0.49%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 23 (5.68%) HTTP
2 10 (2.47%) Internet
3 1 (0.25%) Firewall
3 1 (0.25%) SSH
3 1 (0.25%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (0.25%) VPN
3 1 (0.25%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (4.94%) MongoDB
2 15 (3.70%) MySQL
3 9 (2.22%) NoSQL
4 8 (1.98%) SQL Server
5 7 (1.73%) Redis
6 6 (1.48%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 122 (30.12%) Git (software)
2 118 (29.14%) Grunt
3 65 (16.05%) Jasmine
4 47 (11.60%) gulp
5 36 (8.89%) Bower
5 36 (8.89%) Subversion
6 35 (8.64%) Mocha
7 22 (5.43%) Cucumber
8 17 (4.20%) Selenium
9 15 (3.70%) JIRA
10 13 (3.21%) Jenkins
11 10 (2.47%) Bitbucket
12 9 (2.22%) Karma Test Runner
13 7 (1.73%) JSHint
13 7 (1.73%) WebDriver
14 5 (1.23%) Capybara
14 5 (1.23%) TeamCity
14 5 (1.23%) IntelliJ
14 5 (1.23%) Yeoman
15 4 (0.99%) PhantomJS
General
1 46 (11.36%) Finance
2 17 (4.20%) Banking
2 17 (4.20%) Retail
3 16 (3.95%) Publishing
4 14 (3.46%) Telecoms
4 14 (3.46%) Advertising
5 13 (3.21%) Investment Banking
6 11 (2.72%) Games
7 7 (1.73%) Marketing
8 6 (1.48%) Automotive
9 2 (0.49%) Law
9 2 (0.49%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.49%) Arabic Language
9 2 (0.49%) Hindi Language
10 1 (0.25%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 386 (95.31%) Developer
2 218 (53.83%) Front-End Developer
3 69 (17.04%) JavaScript Developer
4 55 (13.58%) Web Developer
5 28 (6.91%) UI Developer
6 27 (6.67%) UI Programmer
7 25 (6.17%) Senior Developer
8 18 (4.44%) Full Stack Developer
9 14 (3.46%) Front-End Web Developer
10 11 (2.72%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 10 (2.47%) Designer
12 9 (2.22%) Lead Developer
13 6 (1.48%) Senior Web Developer
13 6 (1.48%) Ruby Developer
13 6 (1.48%) PHP Developer
14 5 (1.23%) Magento Developer
15 4 (0.99%) UX Designer
15 4 (0.99%) Drupal Developer
15 4 (0.99%) Programmer
16 3 (0.74%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 377 (93.09%) CSS
2 372 (91.85%) HTML
3 294 (72.59%) HTML5
4 247 (60.99%) CSS3
5 217 (53.58%) AngularJS
6 215 (53.09%) jQuery
7 167 (41.23%) LESS
8 106 (26.17%) Backbone.js
9 82 (20.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 46 (11.36%) RESTful
11 34 (8.40%) Ember.js
11 34 (8.40%) Web Services
12 31 (7.65%) Semantic HTML
13 26 (6.42%) React
13 26 (6.42%) KnockoutJS
14 24 (5.93%) Underscore.js
14 24 (5.93%) JSON
15 22 (5.43%) Ajax
15 22 (5.43%) REST
16 21 (5.19%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 77 (19.01%) User Experience
2 21 (5.19%) W3C
3 16 (3.95%) Computer Science
4 15 (3.70%) Mobile App
5 13 (3.21%) Social Media
6 7 (1.73%) Digital Media
7 6 (1.48%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.23%) Visualisation
9 3 (0.74%) iPad
9 3 (0.74%) New Media
9 3 (0.74%) Online Games
10 2 (0.49%) BBC
10 2 (0.49%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (0.25%) Web 2.0
11 1 (0.25%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.25%) Animation
11 1 (0.25%) Photography
11 1 (0.25%) iPhone
11 1 (0.25%) Copywriting
11 1 (0.25%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 17 (4.20%) Linux
2 9 (2.22%) UNIX
3 7 (1.73%) Mac OS X
4 4 (0.99%) Ubuntu
5 3 (0.74%) Android
5 3 (0.74%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.49%) Windows
6 2 (0.49%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (43.46%) Agile Software Development
2 129 (31.85%) OO
2 129 (31.85%) Responsive Web Design
3 120 (29.63%) TDD
4 70 (17.28%) MVC
5 66 (16.30%) BDD
6 58 (14.32%) E-Commerce
7 52 (12.84%) Web Development
8 44 (10.86%) Scrum
9 33 (8.15%) Web Design
10 27 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
11 24 (5.93%) OOP
12 20 (4.94%) Unit Testing
13 19 (4.69%) Open Source
14 16 (3.95%) Pair Programming
15 13 (3.21%) Kanban
15 13 (3.21%) MVVM
16 12 (2.96%) Progressive Enhancement
17 11 (2.72%) SOA
18 10 (2.47%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 377 (93.09%) JavaScript
2 71 (17.53%) Java
3 60 (14.81%) PHP
4 42 (10.37%) Ruby
5 20 (4.94%) Python
6 19 (4.69%) C
7 12 (2.96%) C#
8 10 (2.47%) Scala
9 9 (2.22%) SQL
10 7 (1.73%) CoffeeScript
11 6 (1.48%) Clojure
12 4 (0.99%) R
13 3 (0.74%) F#
13 3 (0.74%) TypeScript
14 2 (0.49%) Go
14 2 (0.49%) Groovy
14 2 (0.49%) Perl
15 1 (0.25%) PHP5
15 1 (0.25%) Apex Code
15 1 (0.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 29 (7.16%) Degree
2 6 (1.48%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.47%) QA
2 4 (0.99%) WCAG
3 1 (0.25%) WAI
System Software
1 5 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.74%) Docker
3 1 (0.25%) Varnish
3 1 (0.25%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (1.48%) Puppet
2 5 (1.23%) Vagrant
2 5 (1.23%) Graylog
3 3 (0.74%) Ansible
4 1 (0.25%) logstash
4 1 (0.25%) Salt
4 1 (0.25%) Kibana
4 1 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.25%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.25%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.25%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 10 (2.47%) Zend
2 9 (2.22%) Adobe
2 9 (2.22%) Google
3 7 (1.73%) VMware
3 7 (1.73%) Sitecore
4 6 (1.48%) Facebook
4 6 (1.48%) Twitter
5 5 (1.23%) New Relic
5 5 (1.23%) Oracle
5 5 (1.23%) Akamai
6 4 (0.99%) EPiServer
7 3 (0.74%) Microsoft
7 3 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.49%) Zuora
8 2 (0.49%) Apigee
9 1 (0.25%) hybris
9 1 (0.25%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.25%) IBM
9 1 (0.25%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.25%) Sencha
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Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
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Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
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Posted: 7 hours ago
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Posted: 16 hours ago
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Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £375 - £390 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Rate: Up to £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: 325-400pd
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London
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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