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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 222 241 359
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +118
Contract jobs citing Sass 195 173 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.87% 0.72% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.91% 2.43% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 126 21
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £300 £263
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
6711 7132 6281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.01% 29.54% 29.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 4775 5120 4552
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 35 63
Average hourly rate £22.18 £37.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.85% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £30.00 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £166.00 £54.00
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 21 April 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 21 April 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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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 +31 42 £379 -6.19% 18
Ealing - - - -
Sass
England

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 376 (93.77%) CSS
2 373 (93.02%) JavaScript
3 370 (92.27%) HTML
4 311 (77.56%) HTML5
5 254 (63.34%) CSS3
6 225 (56.11%) AngularJS
7 217 (54.11%) jQuery
8 179 (44.64%) LESS
9 129 (32.17%) Agile Software Development
10 124 (30.92%) TDD
11 123 (30.67%) OO
12 122 (30.42%) Backbone.js
13 118 (29.43%) Responsive Web Design
14 115 (28.68%) Node.js
15 107 (26.68%) Git (software)
16 104 (25.94%) Grunt
17 83 (20.70%) User Experience
18 82 (20.45%) MVC
19 75 (18.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 71 (17.71%) BDD
21 69 (17.21%) Web Development
21 69 (17.21%) Jasmine
22 57 (14.21%) PHP
23 54 (13.47%) Java
24 52 (12.97%) Ruby
25 47 (11.72%) Web Services
26 43 (10.72%) RESTful
27 42 (10.47%) Subversion
27 42 (10.47%) Ember.js
28 37 (9.23%) REST

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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
1 115 (28.68%) Node.js
2 25 (6.23%) CMS
3 14 (3.49%) WordPress
4 13 (3.24%) Confluence
5 12 (2.99%) Adobe CQ
5 12 (2.99%) Drupal
6 11 (2.74%) nginx
7 8 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (2.00%) Apache
8 5 (1.25%) Umbraco
8 5 (1.25%) Sitecore CMS
8 5 (1.25%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.50%) Moodle
9 2 (0.50%) Lightstreamer
10 1 (0.25%) FileNet
10 1 (0.25%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.25%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.25%) IIS
Applications
1 36 (8.98%) Photoshop
2 11 (2.74%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.75%) InDesign
3 3 (0.75%) Adobe After Effects
4 2 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (1.25%) Magento
2 3 (0.75%) Google Analytics
2 3 (0.75%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 22 (5.49%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (4.99%) GitHub
3 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.25%) SaaS
3 1 (0.25%) PaaS
3 1 (0.25%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 30 (7.48%) HTTP
2 9 (2.24%) Internet
3 1 (0.25%) SSH
3 1 (0.25%) Skype
3 1 (0.25%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (4.99%) MongoDB
2 18 (4.49%) MySQL
3 12 (2.99%) NoSQL
4 9 (2.24%) Apache Cassandra
4 9 (2.24%) Redis
5 7 (1.75%) Relational Database
5 7 (1.75%) SQL Server
6 5 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.25%) Jackrabbit
8 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.25%) RavenDB
8 1 (0.25%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 107 (26.68%) Git (software)
2 104 (25.94%) Grunt
3 69 (17.21%) Jasmine
4 42 (10.47%) Subversion
5 35 (8.73%) Mocha
6 34 (8.48%) Cucumber
7 32 (7.98%) Bower
8 21 (5.24%) Selenium
9 19 (4.74%) JIRA
10 18 (4.49%) WebDriver
11 13 (3.24%) Karma Test Runner
12 12 (2.99%) Jenkins
13 10 (2.49%) QUnit
14 8 (2.00%) Sinon.JS
15 6 (1.50%) Bitbucket
15 6 (1.50%) Capybara
15 6 (1.50%) TeamCity
16 5 (1.25%) Maven
16 5 (1.25%) IntelliJ
16 5 (1.25%) RSpec
General
1 34 (8.48%) Finance
2 16 (3.99%) Marketing
3 15 (3.74%) Publishing
3 15 (3.74%) Games
3 15 (3.74%) Banking
3 15 (3.74%) Retail
4 13 (3.24%) Investment Banking
5 8 (2.00%) Advertising
6 5 (1.25%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.50%) Arabic Language
7 2 (0.50%) Hindi Language
7 2 (0.50%) Automotive
7 2 (0.50%) Law
7 2 (0.50%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.25%) Front Office
8 1 (0.25%) German Language
Job Titles
1 375 (93.52%) Developer
2 218 (54.36%) Front-End Developer
3 63 (15.71%) Web Developer
4 58 (14.46%) JavaScript Developer
5 30 (7.48%) Senior Developer
6 26 (6.48%) UI Developer
7 25 (6.23%) UI Programmer
8 18 (4.49%) Front-End Web Developer
9 15 (3.74%) Full Stack Developer
10 14 (3.49%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 11 (2.74%) PHP Developer
12 10 (2.49%) Senior Web Developer
13 6 (1.50%) Ruby on Rails Developer
13 6 (1.50%) Ruby Developer
13 6 (1.50%) Designer
14 5 (1.25%) LAMP Developer
14 5 (1.25%) Drupal Developer
14 5 (1.25%) PHP LAMP Developer
14 5 (1.25%) Lead Developer
15 3 (0.75%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 376 (93.77%) CSS
2 370 (92.27%) HTML
3 311 (77.56%) HTML5
4 254 (63.34%) CSS3
5 225 (56.11%) AngularJS
6 217 (54.11%) jQuery
7 179 (44.64%) LESS
8 122 (30.42%) Backbone.js
9 75 (18.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 47 (11.72%) Web Services
11 43 (10.72%) RESTful
12 42 (10.47%) Ember.js
13 37 (9.23%) REST
14 34 (8.48%) Ajax
15 32 (7.98%) React
16 30 (7.48%) KnockoutJS
17 26 (6.48%) Mustache
17 26 (6.48%) Semantic HTML
18 23 (5.74%) JSON
18 23 (5.74%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 83 (20.70%) User Experience
2 21 (5.24%) W3C
3 19 (4.74%) Computer Science
4 14 (3.49%) Social Media
5 11 (2.74%) Mobile App
6 10 (2.49%) Open Source
7 8 (2.00%) Digital Media
7 8 (2.00%) Visualisation
8 7 (1.75%) Online Games
9 6 (1.50%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (0.50%) iPad
11 2 (0.50%) BBC
12 1 (0.25%) E-Learning
12 1 (0.25%) Web 2.0
12 1 (0.25%) Smartphone
12 1 (0.25%) Statistics
12 1 (0.25%) Animation
12 1 (0.25%) Photography
12 1 (0.25%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 21 (5.24%) Linux
2 8 (2.00%) UNIX
3 7 (1.75%) Mac OS X
4 4 (1.00%) Ubuntu
5 3 (0.75%) Android
5 3 (0.75%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.50%) Windows
6 2 (0.50%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (32.17%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (30.92%) TDD
3 123 (30.67%) OO
4 118 (29.43%) Responsive Web Design
5 82 (20.45%) MVC
6 71 (17.71%) BDD
7 69 (17.21%) Web Development
8 37 (9.23%) Web Design
9 35 (8.73%) E-Commerce
10 31 (7.73%) Scrum
11 26 (6.48%) Continuous Integration
12 22 (5.49%) OOP
13 21 (5.24%) Progressive Enhancement
14 17 (4.24%) Unit Testing
14 17 (4.24%) Pair Programming
15 15 (3.74%) SOA
16 14 (3.49%) SEO
17 13 (3.24%) Content Management
18 12 (2.99%) Graceful Degradation
19 11 (2.74%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 373 (93.02%) JavaScript
2 57 (14.21%) PHP
3 54 (13.47%) Java
4 52 (12.97%) Ruby
5 27 (6.73%) Python
6 19 (4.74%) C
7 17 (4.24%) Scala
8 10 (2.49%) C#
9 9 (2.24%) Perl
9 9 (2.24%) Bash Shell
10 7 (1.75%) Clojure
10 7 (1.75%) SQL
11 6 (1.50%) CoffeeScript
12 5 (1.25%) R
13 2 (0.50%) PHP5
13 2 (0.50%) F#
14 1 (0.25%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.25%) ECMAScript
14 1 (0.25%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.25%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 30 (7.48%) Degree
2 3 (0.75%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.50%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.75%) QA
2 3 (0.75%) WCAG
3 1 (0.25%) WAI
System Software
1 5 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (1.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (2.99%) Puppet
2 8 (2.00%) Ansible
3 6 (1.50%) Vagrant
4 5 (1.25%) Graylog
5 2 (0.50%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (2.74%) Adobe
2 10 (2.49%) Google
3 7 (1.75%) Sitecore
4 6 (1.50%) VMware
4 6 (1.50%) Facebook
5 5 (1.25%) Twitter
5 5 (1.25%) New Relic
5 5 (1.25%) Akamai
5 5 (1.25%) Zend
5 5 (1.25%) EPiServer
6 4 (1.00%) Oracle
7 2 (0.50%) IBM
7 2 (0.50%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.25%) Apple
8 1 (0.25%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.25%) hybris
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Posted: 1 hour ago
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Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
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Rate: £299 - £451 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: From £400 to £425 per day
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Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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Rate: From £350 to £390 per annum Competitive rates
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per annum
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: £350 - £390 per day + competitive
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Rate: £300 - £450 per day
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