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 2 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 222 283 337
Rank change year-on-year
+61 +54
Contract jobs citing Sass 187 122 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.88% 0.55% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.97% 1.87% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 92 20
Average daily rate
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£388 £356 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.77% +1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £286 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £323 £290
% change year-on-year
+1.55% +11.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.37 - -
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
6298 6533 5889
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 29.65% 29.54% 29.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 4622 4582 4284
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £295 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 57 51
Average hourly rate £30.00 £36.00 £19.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +81.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £27.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £138.50 £45.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -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 2 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 2 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
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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 +16 33 £381 +4.45% 10
Hammersmith - - - -
Sass
England

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 379 (94.75%) CSS
2 374 (93.50%) HTML
2 374 (93.50%) JavaScript
3 324 (81.00%) HTML5
4 262 (65.50%) CSS3
5 224 (56.00%) jQuery
6 207 (51.75%) AngularJS
7 190 (47.50%) LESS
8 136 (34.00%) OO
9 129 (32.25%) Backbone.js
10 128 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
11 127 (31.75%) Responsive Web Design
12 119 (29.75%) Git (software)
13 118 (29.50%) TDD
14 108 (27.00%) Node.js
15 93 (23.25%) Grunt
16 85 (21.25%) MVC
17 76 (19.00%) User Experience
18 71 (17.75%) Jasmine
18 71 (17.75%) BDD
19 68 (17.00%) Ruby
19 68 (17.00%) PHP
19 68 (17.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 67 (16.75%) Java
20 67 (16.75%) Web Development
21 50 (12.50%) Ajax
22 49 (12.25%) Cucumber
23 46 (11.50%) Subversion
24 43 (10.75%) Ember.js
24 43 (10.75%) KnockoutJS

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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
1 108 (27.00%) Node.js
2 23 (5.75%) CMS
3 16 (4.00%) nginx
4 13 (3.25%) Drupal
4 13 (3.25%) WordPress
4 13 (3.25%) Cloud Foundry
5 12 (3.00%) Elasticsearch
6 11 (2.75%) Confluence
7 9 (2.25%) Adobe CQ
8 7 (1.75%) Apache
9 3 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (0.75%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.50%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.50%) IIS
10 2 (0.50%) Moodle
11 1 (0.25%) Gunicorn
11 1 (0.25%) Facebook Platform
11 1 (0.25%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.25%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.25%) FileNet
Applications
1 24 (6.00%) Photoshop
2 9 (2.25%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.50%) InDesign
3 2 (0.50%) Adobe After Effects
3 2 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (2.00%) Magento
2 2 (0.50%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.50%) osCommerce
3 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.50%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (2.25%) 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
Communications & Networking
1 26 (6.50%) HTTP
2 7 (1.75%) Internet
3 1 (0.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.25%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (5.75%) MongoDB
2 18 (4.50%) MySQL
3 15 (3.75%) Redis
3 15 (3.75%) Apache Cassandra
3 15 (3.75%) NoSQL
4 10 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (1.75%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.75%) SQL Server
6 3 (0.75%) 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
7 1 (0.25%) DB2
7 1 (0.25%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.25%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 119 (29.75%) Git (software)
2 93 (23.25%) Grunt
3 71 (17.75%) Jasmine
4 49 (12.25%) Cucumber
5 46 (11.50%) Subversion
6 37 (9.25%) Mocha
7 25 (6.25%) Bower
8 23 (5.75%) Selenium
9 22 (5.50%) WebDriver
10 16 (4.00%) QUnit
11 15 (3.75%) JIRA
11 15 (3.75%) TeamCity
11 15 (3.75%) Capybara
12 14 (3.50%) Jenkins
13 13 (3.25%) Sinon.JS
14 12 (3.00%) Karma Test Runner
14 12 (3.00%) IntelliJ
15 7 (1.75%) Eclipse
16 6 (1.50%) Bitbucket
16 6 (1.50%) Hudson
General
1 30 (7.50%) Finance
2 19 (4.75%) Retail
3 17 (4.25%) Marketing
4 15 (3.75%) Banking
5 12 (3.00%) Games
6 11 (2.75%) Investment Banking
7 9 (2.25%) Publishing
8 6 (1.50%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.75%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.75%) Advertising
10 2 (0.50%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.50%) Automotive
10 2 (0.50%) Law
10 2 (0.50%) Arabic Language
10 2 (0.50%) Hindi Language
11 1 (0.25%) German Language
11 1 (0.25%) Legal
11 1 (0.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 369 (92.25%) Developer
2 222 (55.50%) Front-End Developer
3 57 (14.25%) Web Developer
4 50 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
5 31 (7.75%) Senior Developer
6 20 (5.00%) UI Developer
6 20 (5.00%) UI Programmer
7 16 (4.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 16 (4.00%) PHP Developer
8 15 (3.75%) Front-End Web Developer
9 12 (3.00%) Ruby Developer
10 10 (2.50%) Senior Web Developer
11 7 (1.75%) Ruby on Rails Developer
11 7 (1.75%) LAMP Developer
11 7 (1.75%) PHP LAMP Developer
12 5 (1.25%) Magento Developer
13 4 (1.00%) CSS Developer
13 4 (1.00%) HTML Developer
13 4 (1.00%) Software Engineer
14 3 (0.75%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 379 (94.75%) CSS
2 374 (93.50%) HTML
3 324 (81.00%) HTML5
4 262 (65.50%) CSS3
5 224 (56.00%) jQuery
6 207 (51.75%) AngularJS
7 190 (47.50%) LESS
8 129 (32.25%) Backbone.js
9 68 (17.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 50 (12.50%) Ajax
11 43 (10.75%) KnockoutJS
11 43 (10.75%) Ember.js
12 41 (10.25%) Web Services
13 40 (10.00%) RESTful
14 39 (9.75%) REST
15 29 (7.25%) JSON
16 24 (6.00%) Ruby on Rails
17 23 (5.75%) Mustache
18 22 (5.50%) Underscore.js
18 22 (5.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 76 (19.00%) User Experience
2 21 (5.25%) W3C
3 19 (4.75%) Open Source
4 12 (3.00%) Computer Science
4 12 (3.00%) Visualisation
5 9 (2.25%) Digital Media
5 9 (2.25%) Social Media
6 7 (1.75%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.50%) Online Games
8 4 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.00%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.50%) Wiki
9 2 (0.50%) iPad
9 2 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.25%) iPhone
10 1 (0.25%) Learning Management System
10 1 (0.25%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.25%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.25%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 26 (6.50%) Linux
2 9 (2.25%) UNIX
3 7 (1.75%) Mac OS X
4 5 (1.25%) Ubuntu
5 4 (1.00%) CentOS
6 3 (0.75%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.75%) Android
7 1 (0.25%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (34.00%) OO
2 128 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
3 127 (31.75%) Responsive Web Design
4 118 (29.50%) TDD
5 85 (21.25%) MVC
6 71 (17.75%) BDD
7 67 (16.75%) Web Development
8 41 (10.25%) Web Design
9 33 (8.25%) E-Commerce
10 29 (7.25%) OOP
11 25 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
12 23 (5.75%) Scrum
13 22 (5.50%) Unit Testing
13 22 (5.50%) Progressive Enhancement
14 18 (4.50%) SOA
15 15 (3.75%) SEO
15 15 (3.75%) Pair Programming
15 15 (3.75%) DevOps
16 12 (3.00%) Graceful Degradation
17 11 (2.75%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 374 (93.50%) JavaScript
2 68 (17.00%) PHP
2 68 (17.00%) Ruby
3 67 (16.75%) Java
4 34 (8.50%) Python
5 18 (4.50%) Scala
6 17 (4.25%) C
7 10 (2.50%) C#
8 9 (2.25%) Perl
8 9 (2.25%) Bash Shell
9 7 (1.75%) Clojure
10 6 (1.50%) SQL
11 4 (1.00%) CoffeeScript
12 3 (0.75%) PHP5
12 3 (0.75%) R
13 2 (0.50%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.25%) Dart
14 1 (0.25%) Golang
14 1 (0.25%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.25%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 41 (10.25%) Degree
2 6 (1.50%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.00%) VCP4
3 4 (1.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.50%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.50%) QA
2 1 (0.25%) WAI
System Software
1 12 (3.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.00%) Docker
3 1 (0.25%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 16 (4.00%) Puppet
2 13 (3.25%) Ansible
3 12 (3.00%) Graylog
4 5 (1.25%) Capistrano
4 5 (1.25%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.25%) StatsD
5 1 (0.25%) Graphite
Vendors
1 13 (3.25%) VMware
2 12 (3.00%) Akamai
2 12 (3.00%) New Relic
3 11 (2.75%) Google
4 8 (2.00%) Adobe
5 7 (1.75%) Twitter
6 4 (1.00%) Sitecore
6 4 (1.00%) Facebook
6 4 (1.00%) Zend
7 3 (0.75%) EPiServer
7 3 (0.75%) Microsoft
8 2 (0.50%) IBM
8 2 (0.50%) Oracle
9 1 (0.25%) SAP
9 1 (0.25%) Apple
9 1 (0.25%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.25%) RedDot
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