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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 225 247 351
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +104
Contract jobs citing Sass 186 161 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.87% 0.72% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.92% 2.42% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 118 19
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £297 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £250
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.37 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
6364 6665 6048
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 29.76% 29.75% 29.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4598 4750 4433
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £293 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 43 50
Average hourly rate £27.37 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.80% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £29.40 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £49.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 27 March 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 27 March 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +24 40 £345 -9.57% 15
Sass
England

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 374 (94.68%) CSS
2 370 (93.67%) HTML
3 368 (93.16%) JavaScript
4 313 (79.24%) HTML5
5 254 (64.30%) CSS3
6 222 (56.20%) AngularJS
7 209 (52.91%) jQuery
8 194 (49.11%) LESS
9 130 (32.91%) Backbone.js
10 125 (31.65%) Responsive Web Design
10 125 (31.65%) Agile Software Development
11 120 (30.38%) TDD
12 118 (29.87%) OO
13 112 (28.35%) Git (software)
13 112 (28.35%) Node.js
14 94 (23.80%) Grunt
15 89 (22.53%) User Experience
16 85 (21.52%) MVC
17 75 (18.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 70 (17.72%) BDD
18 70 (17.72%) Web Development
19 65 (16.46%) Jasmine
20 60 (15.19%) PHP
21 59 (14.94%) Ruby
22 58 (14.68%) Java
23 46 (11.65%) Ember.js
24 43 (10.89%) Subversion
25 42 (10.63%) Cucumber
26 41 (10.38%) RESTful
27 40 (10.13%) Web Services

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (28.35%) Node.js
2 26 (6.58%) CMS
3 15 (3.80%) WordPress
4 14 (3.54%) nginx
5 12 (3.04%) Confluence
6 11 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
6 11 (2.78%) Drupal
7 10 (2.53%) Adobe CQ
8 8 (2.03%) Cloud Foundry
9 7 (1.77%) Apache
10 5 (1.27%) Umbraco
10 5 (1.27%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.51%) Moodle
12 1 (0.25%) Facebook Platform
12 1 (0.25%) Lightstreamer
12 1 (0.25%) FileNet
12 1 (0.25%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.25%) Joomla!
Applications
1 30 (7.59%) Photoshop
2 10 (2.53%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.76%) InDesign
3 3 (0.76%) Adobe After Effects
4 2 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (1.27%) Magento
2 2 (0.51%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.51%) osCommerce
3 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.81%) GitHub
2 16 (4.05%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.25%) SaaS
3 1 (0.25%) PaaS
3 1 (0.25%) Heroku
3 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (7.59%) HTTP
2 9 (2.28%) Internet
3 1 (0.25%) SSH
3 1 (0.25%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (5.82%) MongoDB
2 18 (4.56%) MySQL
3 15 (3.80%) NoSQL
4 14 (3.54%) Apache Cassandra
5 13 (3.29%) Redis
6 7 (1.77%) Relational Database
7 6 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.01%) SQL Server
9 3 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.25%) Jackrabbit
10 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.25%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.25%) DB2
10 1 (0.25%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.25%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 112 (28.35%) Git (software)
2 94 (23.80%) Grunt
3 65 (16.46%) Jasmine
4 43 (10.89%) Subversion
5 42 (10.63%) Cucumber
6 36 (9.11%) Mocha
7 29 (7.34%) Bower
8 24 (6.08%) Selenium
9 21 (5.32%) WebDriver
10 19 (4.81%) JIRA
11 12 (3.04%) Karma Test Runner
12 10 (2.53%) Jenkins
12 10 (2.53%) QUnit
13 9 (2.28%) Bitbucket
13 9 (2.28%) Capybara
13 9 (2.28%) TeamCity
14 8 (2.03%) Sinon.JS
15 7 (1.77%) IntelliJ
16 5 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 5 (1.27%) Maven
General
1 33 (8.35%) Finance
2 16 (4.05%) Banking
3 15 (3.80%) Games
3 15 (3.80%) Marketing
4 14 (3.54%) Retail
4 14 (3.54%) Investment Banking
5 11 (2.78%) Publishing
6 6 (1.52%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.52%) Advertising
7 2 (0.51%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.51%) Automotive
7 2 (0.51%) Law
7 2 (0.51%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.51%) Arabic Language
7 2 (0.51%) Hindi Language
8 1 (0.25%) German Language
8 1 (0.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 365 (92.41%) Developer
2 224 (56.71%) Front-End Developer
3 60 (15.19%) Web Developer
4 56 (14.18%) JavaScript Developer
5 27 (6.84%) Senior Developer
6 21 (5.32%) UI Developer
7 20 (5.06%) UI Programmer
8 19 (4.81%) Front-End Web Developer
9 15 (3.80%) Full Stack Developer
9 15 (3.80%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 12 (3.04%) PHP Developer
11 9 (2.28%) Senior Web Developer
12 8 (2.03%) Ruby Developer
13 6 (1.52%) Ruby on Rails Developer
13 6 (1.52%) Designer
14 5 (1.27%) PHP LAMP Developer
14 5 (1.27%) LAMP Developer
14 5 (1.27%) HTML Developer
15 4 (1.01%) CSS Developer
16 3 (0.76%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 374 (94.68%) CSS
2 370 (93.67%) HTML
3 313 (79.24%) HTML5
4 254 (64.30%) CSS3
5 222 (56.20%) AngularJS
6 209 (52.91%) jQuery
7 194 (49.11%) LESS
8 130 (32.91%) Backbone.js
9 75 (18.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 46 (11.65%) Ember.js
11 41 (10.38%) RESTful
12 40 (10.13%) Web Services
13 38 (9.62%) KnockoutJS
14 36 (9.11%) Ajax
15 35 (8.86%) REST
16 31 (7.85%) React
17 27 (6.84%) Semantic HTML
18 26 (6.58%) JSON
19 25 (6.33%) Mustache
20 21 (5.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 89 (22.53%) User Experience
2 23 (5.82%) W3C
3 14 (3.54%) Computer Science
4 13 (3.29%) Open Source
5 11 (2.78%) Social Media
5 11 (2.78%) Digital Media
5 11 (2.78%) Visualisation
6 8 (2.03%) Mobile App
6 8 (2.03%) Online Games
7 6 (1.52%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.01%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (0.51%) Wiki
9 2 (0.51%) iPad
9 2 (0.51%) BBC
10 1 (0.25%) E-Learning
10 1 (0.25%) Web 2.0
10 1 (0.25%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.25%) Statistics
10 1 (0.25%) Animation
10 1 (0.25%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 24 (6.08%) Linux
2 8 (2.03%) UNIX
3 7 (1.77%) Mac OS X
4 3 (0.76%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.51%) Android
5 2 (0.51%) CentOS
5 2 (0.51%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.25%) Windows
6 1 (0.25%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (31.65%) Agile Software Development
1 125 (31.65%) Responsive Web Design
2 120 (30.38%) TDD
3 118 (29.87%) OO
4 85 (21.52%) MVC
5 70 (17.72%) Web Development
5 70 (17.72%) BDD
6 38 (9.62%) Web Design
7 28 (7.09%) E-Commerce
8 22 (5.57%) Scrum
8 22 (5.57%) OOP
9 21 (5.32%) Progressive Enhancement
10 18 (4.56%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (4.56%) Unit Testing
10 18 (4.56%) Pair Programming
11 15 (3.80%) SOA
12 14 (3.54%) SEO
12 14 (3.54%) DevOps
13 13 (3.29%) Content Management
14 12 (3.04%) Graceful Degradation
Programming Languages
1 368 (93.16%) JavaScript
2 60 (15.19%) PHP
3 59 (14.94%) Ruby
4 58 (14.68%) Java
5 28 (7.09%) Python
6 17 (4.30%) C
6 17 (4.30%) Scala
7 10 (2.53%) C#
7 10 (2.53%) Clojure
8 9 (2.28%) Perl
8 9 (2.28%) Bash Shell
9 5 (1.27%) CoffeeScript
10 3 (0.76%) R
10 3 (0.76%) PHP5
10 3 (0.76%) SQL
11 1 (0.25%) F#
11 1 (0.25%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.25%) ECMAScript
11 1 (0.25%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.25%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 35 (8.86%) Degree
2 3 (0.76%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.51%) CIPD
4 1 (0.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.53%) QA
2 1 (0.25%) WAI
System Software
1 7 (1.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (3.80%) Puppet
2 11 (2.78%) Ansible
3 7 (1.77%) Graylog
4 6 (1.52%) Vagrant
5 2 (0.51%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (3.54%) Google
2 10 (2.53%) Adobe
3 8 (2.03%) VMware
4 7 (1.77%) Sitecore
4 7 (1.77%) Akamai
4 7 (1.77%) Facebook
4 7 (1.77%) New Relic
5 6 (1.52%) Twitter
6 5 (1.27%) EPiServer
7 4 (1.01%) Zend
8 2 (0.51%) Oracle
8 2 (0.51%) IBM
8 2 (0.51%) Microsoft
9 1 (0.25%) SAP
9 1 (0.25%) Apple
9 1 (0.25%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.25%) hybris
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Explore Group
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £375 to £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Circle Recruitment
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Rate: £375 to £425 p/day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Explore Group
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Premier Media
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Annapurna
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £325 - £375 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Explore Group
Rate: £225 - £250 per day
Posted: 27 days ago