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 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 235 320 401
Rank change year-on-year
+85 +81
Contract jobs citing Sass 190 105 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.78% 0.42% 0.078%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.59% 1.33% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 73 15
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £498 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £288
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +17.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £34.50 -
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
7328 7866 7680
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.24% 31.19% 29.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 5321 5726 5406
Average daily rate £425 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 44 69
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £25.00 £13.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £137.50 £75.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 2014. 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 +43 27 £370 -16.61% 15
Ealing - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Wembley - - - -
Sass
England

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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.

1 283 (92.79%) CSS
2 282 (92.46%) HTML
3 276 (90.49%) JavaScript
4 225 (73.77%) HTML5
5 183 (60.00%) CSS3
6 171 (56.07%) jQuery
7 133 (43.61%) Agile Software Development
8 121 (39.67%) Git (software)
9 115 (37.70%) AngularJS
10 107 (35.08%) LESS
11 104 (34.10%) OO
12 97 (31.80%) Responsive Web Design
13 79 (25.90%) Backbone.js
14 78 (25.57%) TDD
15 70 (22.95%) Java
16 67 (21.97%) Node.js
17 59 (19.34%) User Experience
18 55 (18.03%) Ruby
19 50 (16.39%) BDD
19 50 (16.39%) Grunt
20 49 (16.07%) PHP
21 48 (15.74%) Ajax
22 46 (15.08%) E-Commerce
23 44 (14.43%) Web Design
23 44 (14.43%) MVC
23 44 (14.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 42 (13.77%) Subversion
25 41 (13.44%) XML
26 39 (12.79%) Web Services
26 39 (12.79%) Finance

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 67 (21.97%) Node.js
2 22 (7.21%) CMS
3 14 (4.59%) Drupal
4 13 (4.26%) Cloud Foundry
5 10 (3.28%) Apache
6 9 (2.95%) IIS
6 9 (2.95%) WordPress
7 3 (0.98%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.98%) nginx
7 3 (0.98%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (0.98%) Confluence
8 2 (0.66%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.66%) Joomla!
8 2 (0.66%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.33%) SugarCRM
9 1 (0.33%) Jetty
9 1 (0.33%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.33%) Moodle
9 1 (0.33%) ExpressionEngine
9 1 (0.33%) Gunicorn
Applications
1 29 (9.51%) Photoshop
2 18 (5.90%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.98%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.33%) InDesign
4 1 (0.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (3.28%) Magento
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.33%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.33%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.33%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.64%) GitHub
3 2 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.33%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.56%) HTTP
2 5 (1.64%) Internet
3 4 (1.31%) Intranet
4 2 (0.66%) SSL
5 1 (0.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (4.92%) MongoDB
2 14 (4.59%) Relational Database
3 10 (3.28%) MySQL
4 8 (2.62%) SQL Server
5 7 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (1.97%) NoSQL
6 6 (1.97%) Redis
7 3 (0.98%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.66%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.33%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.33%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 121 (39.67%) Git (software)
2 50 (16.39%) Grunt
3 42 (13.77%) Subversion
4 38 (12.46%) Cucumber
5 36 (11.80%) Jasmine
6 20 (6.56%) Capybara
7 15 (4.92%) Jenkins
8 14 (4.59%) TeamCity
9 13 (4.26%) Visual Studio
9 13 (4.26%) Selenium
10 12 (3.93%) Yeoman
10 12 (3.93%) QUnit
11 10 (3.28%) Mocha
11 10 (3.28%) IntelliJ
12 8 (2.62%) RSpec
12 8 (2.62%) WATIR
13 7 (2.30%) QuickTest Pro
13 7 (2.30%) JIRA
13 7 (2.30%) Bower
13 7 (2.30%) Sahi
General
1 39 (12.79%) Finance
2 15 (4.92%) Retail
3 12 (3.93%) Marketing
4 11 (3.61%) Banking
5 6 (1.97%) Investment Banking
6 5 (1.64%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.64%) Front Office
6 5 (1.64%) Games
7 4 (1.31%) Publishing
8 3 (0.98%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.66%) Advertising
10 1 (0.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 275 (90.16%) Developer
2 148 (48.52%) Front-End Developer
3 41 (13.44%) Web Developer
4 38 (12.46%) JavaScript Developer
5 24 (7.87%) Senior Developer
6 22 (7.21%) UI Developer
7 20 (6.56%) UI Programmer
8 14 (4.59%) Ruby Developer
9 10 (3.28%) Designer
9 10 (3.28%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 8 (2.62%) PHP Developer
11 7 (2.30%) Front-End Web Developer
11 7 (2.30%) CSS Developer
12 6 (1.97%) Magento Developer
12 6 (1.97%) Web Applications Developer
12 6 (1.97%) Web Designer
12 6 (1.97%) Senior Web Developer
12 6 (1.97%) Programmer
12 6 (1.97%) Applications Developer
13 5 (1.64%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 283 (92.79%) CSS
2 282 (92.46%) HTML
3 225 (73.77%) HTML5
4 183 (60.00%) CSS3
5 171 (56.07%) jQuery
6 115 (37.70%) AngularJS
7 107 (35.08%) LESS
8 79 (25.90%) Backbone.js
9 48 (15.74%) Ajax
10 44 (14.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 41 (13.44%) XML
12 39 (12.79%) Web Services
13 33 (10.82%) JSON
14 27 (8.85%) .NET
14 27 (8.85%) KnockoutJS
15 25 (8.20%) Mustache
16 24 (7.87%) RESTful
17 23 (7.54%) REST
18 20 (6.56%) Ruby on Rails
19 19 (6.23%) Sinatra
Miscellaneous
1 59 (19.34%) User Experience
2 35 (11.48%) Open Source
3 11 (3.61%) W3C
4 7 (2.30%) Visualisation
4 7 (2.30%) Mobile App
4 7 (2.30%) Social Media
5 4 (1.31%) Digital Media
5 4 (1.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (0.98%) Computer Science
6 3 (0.98%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (0.98%) Video on Demand
7 2 (0.66%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.66%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.66%) Social Network
7 2 (0.66%) Psychology
7 2 (0.66%) Statistics
7 2 (0.66%) Streaming Video
8 1 (0.33%) BBC
8 1 (0.33%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 27 (8.85%) Linux
2 17 (5.57%) UNIX
3 14 (4.59%) Mac OS X
4 9 (2.95%) Android
4 9 (2.95%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.31%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.98%) CentOS
7 2 (0.66%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (43.61%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (34.10%) OO
3 97 (31.80%) Responsive Web Design
4 78 (25.57%) TDD
5 50 (16.39%) BDD
6 46 (15.08%) E-Commerce
7 44 (14.43%) Web Design
7 44 (14.43%) MVC
8 38 (12.46%) Web Development
9 34 (11.15%) Scrum
10 31 (10.16%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (6.23%) OOP
12 17 (5.57%) Content Management
13 16 (5.25%) SEO
13 16 (5.25%) Workflow
14 15 (4.92%) Configuration Management
15 13 (4.26%) Unit Testing
16 12 (3.93%) Continuous Improvement
17 11 (3.61%) Pair Programming
17 11 (3.61%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 276 (90.49%) JavaScript
2 70 (22.95%) Java
3 55 (18.03%) Ruby
4 49 (16.07%) PHP
5 27 (8.85%) SQL
6 19 (6.23%) Python
7 13 (4.26%) C#
8 9 (2.95%) C
8 9 (2.95%) Scala
9 7 (2.30%) Clojure
10 6 (1.97%) CoffeeScript
10 6 (1.97%) XAML
11 4 (1.31%) TypeScript
11 4 (1.31%) C++
12 2 (0.66%) R
12 2 (0.66%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.33%) XQuery
13 1 (0.33%) ECMAScript
13 1 (0.33%) Groovy
13 1 (0.33%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 29 (9.51%) Degree
2 6 (1.97%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.31%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.54%) QA
2 1 (0.33%) SLA
2 1 (0.33%) WAI
System Software
1 10 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.33%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 10 (3.28%) Graylog2
2 8 (2.62%) Capistrano
3 2 (0.66%) Puppet
3 2 (0.66%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.66%) Ansible
4 1 (0.33%) StatsD
Vendors
1 16 (5.25%) Adobe
2 12 (3.93%) Twitter
3 11 (3.61%) Microsoft
4 10 (3.28%) Akamai
4 10 (3.28%) New Relic
4 10 (3.28%) VMware
5 7 (2.30%) Google
6 6 (1.97%) RedDot
7 5 (1.64%) Oracle
8 4 (1.31%) Zend
9 3 (0.98%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.66%) Sencha
10 2 (0.66%) EPiServer
10 2 (0.66%) SAP
10 2 (0.66%) JD Edwards
10 2 (0.66%) Open Text
11 1 (0.33%) ATG
11 1 (0.33%) Facebook
11 1 (0.33%) Eloqua
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