The table below looks at the statistics for Sass skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sass over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 142 186 267
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +81
Contract jobs citing Sass 418 290 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.81% 1.25% 0.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.40% 3.94% 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 240 135
Median daily rate £431 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.01% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £501 £522
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £22.12 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.50 -
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
7740 7361 7399
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 33.53% 31.64% 30.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 5745 5403 5172
Median daily rate £450 £438 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +5.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 49 49
Median hourly rate £46.00 £36.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.02% -8.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £19.52 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.17 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.89 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.86% +11.10%

Sass
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Sass as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sass within the London region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +43 56 £475 +35.71% 23
Croydon -3 6 £400 - 1
Wimbledon - 2 £358 -
Westminster -24 1 £475 -1.04%
Feltham - 1 £400 -
Uxbridge - 1 £400 -
Sass
England

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Sass also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Sass.

1 771 (93.12%) CSS
2 769 (92.87%) JavaScript
3 760 (91.79%) HTML
4 575 (69.44%) HTML5
5 472 (57.00%) Agile Software Development
6 471 (56.88%) CSS3
7 436 (52.66%) AngularJS
8 426 (51.45%) Front End Development
9 350 (42.27%) Node.js
10 325 (39.25%) jQuery
11 321 (38.77%) LESS
12 276 (33.33%) React
13 268 (32.37%) Git (software)
14 248 (29.95%) TDD
15 227 (27.42%) Grunt
16 209 (25.24%) Web Development
17 200 (24.15%) User Experience
18 182 (21.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 180 (21.74%) gulp
20 159 (19.20%) Responsive Web Design
21 147 (17.75%) Scrum
22 132 (15.94%) BDD
23 131 (15.82%) OO
24 122 (14.73%) Java
24 122 (14.73%) Jasmine
25 116 (14.01%) ES6
26 111 (13.41%) MVC
27 106 (12.80%) REST
28 102 (12.32%) Finance
29 101 (12.20%) Backbone.js

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 56 (6.76%) CMS
2 25 (3.02%) WordPress
3 23 (2.78%) Confluence
4 18 (2.17%) Drupal
5 17 (2.05%) Elasticsearch
6 15 (1.81%) Apache
7 14 (1.69%) Cloud Foundry
8 10 (1.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 8 (0.97%) Apache Spark
9 8 (0.97%) Sitecore CMS
10 7 (0.85%) OpenStack
10 7 (0.85%) SharePoint
11 6 (0.72%) Apache Solr
11 6 (0.72%) nginx
12 4 (0.48%) Umbraco
13 3 (0.36%) ColdFusion
13 3 (0.36%) IIS
13 3 (0.36%) Mule
14 2 (0.24%) EPiServer CMS
14 2 (0.24%) WebLogic
Applications
1 53 (6.40%) Photoshop
2 14 (1.69%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (1.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (0.72%) GIMP
5 4 (0.48%) InDesign
5 4 (0.48%) MS Excel
6 3 (0.36%) InVision
6 3 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.12%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (0.85%) Magento
2 3 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 34 (4.11%) GitHub
2 24 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (1.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (1.33%) SaaS
5 8 (0.97%) AWS CloudFormation
6 7 (0.85%) CloudBees
6 7 (0.85%) Heroku
6 7 (0.85%) IaaS
6 7 (0.85%) OpenShift
6 7 (0.85%) PaaS
7 6 (0.72%) Google Analytics
8 5 (0.60%) Office 365
9 4 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.48%) Bluemix
9 4 (0.48%) Google Play
9 4 (0.48%) Google Tag Manager
9 4 (0.48%) IBM Cloud
10 3 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 2 (0.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 2 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 25 (3.02%) HTTP
2 15 (1.81%) Internet
3 3 (0.36%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.24%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.12%) Network Security
5 1 (0.12%) SNA
5 1 (0.12%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (7.00%) MongoDB
2 32 (3.86%) MySQL
3 27 (3.26%) Relational Database
4 26 (3.14%) PostgreSQL
5 18 (2.17%) NoSQL
5 18 (2.17%) SQL Server
6 16 (1.93%) Neo4j
6 16 (1.93%) Redis
7 7 (0.85%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (0.85%) Datomic
7 7 (0.85%) Hadoop
8 5 (0.60%) DB2
8 5 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (0.48%) CouchDB
10 3 (0.36%) Big Data
11 2 (0.24%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (0.24%) MarkLogic
11 2 (0.24%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.12%) RethinkDB
Development Applications
1 268 (32.37%) Git (software)
2 227 (27.42%) Grunt
3 180 (21.74%) gulp
4 122 (14.73%) Jasmine
5 93 (11.23%) Mocha
6 76 (9.18%) Cucumber
7 63 (7.61%) webpack
8 56 (6.76%) WebDriver
9 55 (6.64%) Bower
10 49 (5.92%) Jenkins
11 45 (5.43%) Subversion
12 42 (5.07%) Babel
13 41 (4.95%) Karma Test Runner
14 39 (4.71%) JIRA
14 39 (4.71%) Selenium
15 23 (2.78%) Protractor
16 22 (2.66%) JUnit
17 19 (2.29%) Visual Studio
18 18 (2.17%) Capybara
18 18 (2.17%) Vagrant
General
1 102 (12.32%) Finance
2 45 (5.43%) Banking
3 33 (3.99%) Advertising
4 29 (3.50%) Games
5 24 (2.90%) Publishing
6 20 (2.42%) Retail
7 17 (2.05%) Marketing
8 14 (1.69%) Investment Banking
9 9 (1.09%) Financial Institution
10 8 (0.97%) Law
11 7 (0.85%) Electronics
11 7 (0.85%) Front Office
12 6 (0.72%) Telecoms
13 3 (0.36%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.12%) Automotive
14 1 (0.12%) German Language
14 1 (0.12%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 750 (90.58%) Developer
2 410 (49.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 260 (31.40%) JavaScript Developer
4 149 (18.00%) Senior Developer
5 98 (11.84%) HTML Developer
6 91 (10.99%) Web Developer
7 83 (10.02%) Angular Developer
8 78 (9.42%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 74 (8.94%) HTML CSS Developer
10 56 (6.76%) UI Developer
11 51 (6.16%) Full Stack Developer
12 50 (6.04%) Node.js Developer
12 50 (6.04%) Senior JavaScript Developer
13 31 (3.74%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 28 (3.38%) Senior Web Developer
15 26 (3.14%) Agile Developer
15 26 (3.14%) Lead Developer
15 26 (3.14%) UX Developer
16 25 (3.02%) .NET Developer
17 20 (2.42%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 771 (93.12%) CSS
2 760 (91.79%) HTML
3 575 (69.44%) HTML5
4 471 (56.88%) CSS3
5 436 (52.66%) AngularJS
6 350 (42.27%) Node.js
7 325 (39.25%) jQuery
8 321 (38.77%) LESS
9 276 (33.33%) React
10 182 (21.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 106 (12.80%) REST
12 101 (12.20%) Backbone.js
13 83 (10.02%) .NET
14 72 (8.70%) RESTful
15 63 (7.61%) Ajax
16 62 (7.49%) Express
17 53 (6.40%) Compass CSS Framework
18 47 (5.68%) JSON
19 46 (5.56%) RequireJS
20 44 (5.31%) Handlebars
Miscellaneous
1 200 (24.15%) User Experience
2 53 (6.40%) Mobile App
3 31 (3.74%) Fintech
4 29 (3.50%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (2.54%) Visualisation
5 21 (2.54%) W3C
6 20 (2.42%) Computer Science
7 13 (1.57%) Animation
8 12 (1.45%) Social Media
9 8 (0.97%) Digital Media
9 8 (0.97%) Equities
9 8 (0.97%) Hedge funds
10 7 (0.85%) Online Games
10 7 (0.85%) Performance Metrics
11 6 (0.72%) Fixed Income
11 6 (0.72%) iPad
12 5 (0.60%) Data Centre
12 5 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 5 (0.60%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 48 (5.80%) Linux
2 30 (3.62%) Android
3 22 (2.66%) Apple iOS
4 19 (2.29%) Unix
5 13 (1.57%) Mac OS X
6 12 (1.45%) Windows
7 9 (1.09%) Windows Server
8 5 (0.60%) VMS
8 5 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 472 (57.00%) Agile Software Development
2 426 (51.45%) Front End Development
3 248 (29.95%) TDD
4 209 (25.24%) Web Development
5 159 (19.20%) Responsive Web Design
6 147 (17.75%) Scrum
7 132 (15.94%) BDD
8 131 (15.82%) OO
9 111 (13.41%) MVC
10 78 (9.42%) OOP
11 63 (7.61%) Continuous Integration
12 57 (6.88%) Mobile First
13 54 (6.52%) Web Design
14 46 (5.56%) E-Commerce
15 43 (5.19%) Software Engineering
15 43 (5.19%) Unit Testing
16 42 (5.07%) Pair Programming
16 42 (5.07%) Progressive Enhancement
17 37 (4.47%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
18 35 (4.23%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 769 (92.87%) JavaScript
2 122 (14.73%) Java
3 116 (14.01%) ES6
4 95 (11.47%) PHP
5 61 (7.37%) C#
6 55 (6.64%) Python
7 51 (6.16%) Ruby
8 36 (4.35%) SQL
9 20 (2.42%) Scala
10 17 (2.05%) ECMAScript
10 17 (2.05%) TypeScript
11 12 (1.45%) Clojure
12 9 (1.09%) Go
13 7 (0.85%) Erlang
14 4 (0.48%) Objective-C
15 3 (0.36%) Apple Swift
15 3 (0.36%) Haskell
15 3 (0.36%) PHP 5
15 3 (0.36%) SPARQL
16 2 (0.24%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (3.38%) Degree
2 25 (3.02%) Security Cleared
3 17 (2.05%) SC Cleared
4 10 (1.21%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.24%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (1.45%) QA
2 11 (1.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 11 (1.33%) WAI
3 3 (0.36%) WCAG
4 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 55 (6.64%) Docker
2 2 (0.24%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 12 (1.45%) Kubernetes
2 8 (0.97%) Puppet
3 7 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 30 (3.62%) Adobe
2 13 (1.57%) Microsoft
3 12 (1.45%) Google
3 12 (1.45%) Sitecore
4 10 (1.21%) Zend
5 8 (0.97%) Oracle
6 7 (0.85%) Twitter
7 5 (0.60%) Apple
7 5 (0.60%) Telerik
7 5 (0.60%) Xamarin
8 3 (0.36%) EPiServer
8 3 (0.36%) SAP
9 2 (0.24%) Akamai
9 2 (0.24%) Cisco
9 2 (0.24%) IBM
9 2 (0.24%) Infragistics
9 2 (0.24%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.24%) Syncfusion
10 1 (0.12%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.12%) Omniture
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