The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the London region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 286 361 379
Rank change year-on-year
+75 +18
Contract jobs citing Sass 135 52 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.57% 0.21% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.87% 0.68% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 32 16
Average daily rate
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£394 £375 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £279 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £496 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £375 £175
% change year-on-year
-11.33% +114.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.00 -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7236 7612 7591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.79% 31.36% 28.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5146 5486 5303
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 76 81
Average hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £36.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +8.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £19.00 £19.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £57.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Sass
England

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 29 July 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 29 July 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
(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 +42 26 £450 +5.88% 15
Ealing - - - -
Paddington - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Wembley - - - -
Sass
England

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 263 (87.67%) CSS
2 257 (85.67%) JavaScript
3 253 (84.33%) HTML
4 191 (63.67%) HTML5
5 161 (53.67%) CSS3
6 129 (43.00%) jQuery
7 124 (41.33%) Git (software)
8 115 (38.33%) TDD
9 108 (36.00%) AngularJS
10 102 (34.00%) Node.js
11 101 (33.67%) LESS
11 101 (33.67%) Responsive Web Design
12 88 (29.33%) OO
13 87 (29.00%) Java
14 80 (26.67%) Backbone.js
15 70 (23.33%) BDD
16 68 (22.67%) Agile Software Development
17 59 (19.67%) Subversion
17 59 (19.67%) Ruby
18 58 (19.33%) Web Development
19 54 (18.00%) Mustache
20 52 (17.33%) Web Design
21 51 (17.00%) Web Services
21 51 (17.00%) Grunt
22 47 (15.67%) XML
23 45 (15.00%) Open Source
24 44 (14.67%) Continuous Integration
25 41 (13.67%) Cucumber
26 40 (13.33%) PHP
26 40 (13.33%) SQL

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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
1 102 (34.00%) Node.js
2 19 (6.33%) CMS
3 10 (3.33%) Apache
4 9 (3.00%) WordPress
5 7 (2.33%) Drupal
6 6 (2.00%) Cloud Foundry
7 5 (1.67%) Confluence
8 4 (1.33%) Apache Solr
8 4 (1.33%) IIS
9 2 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.67%) nginx
10 1 (0.33%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.33%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.33%) ExpressionEngine
10 1 (0.33%) SilverStripe
10 1 (0.33%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 19 (6.33%) Photoshop
2 14 (4.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (1.33%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 9 (3.00%) Magento
2 1 (0.33%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.33%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.33%) GitHub
3 3 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.00%) HTTP
2 6 (2.00%) Internet
3 2 (0.67%) SSL
3 2 (0.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (9.00%) MongoDB
2 24 (8.00%) Relational Database
3 13 (4.33%) MySQL
4 10 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (3.00%) NoSQL
5 9 (3.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (2.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (1.33%) Redis
7 4 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.00%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (0.67%) Big Data
10 1 (0.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 124 (41.33%) Git (software)
2 59 (19.67%) Subversion
3 51 (17.00%) Grunt
4 41 (13.67%) Cucumber
5 31 (10.33%) Jasmine
6 27 (9.00%) Selenium
7 23 (7.67%) QuickTest Pro
7 23 (7.67%) WATIR
8 20 (6.67%) Sahi
8 20 (6.67%) Jenkins
9 19 (6.33%) Mocha
10 14 (4.67%) JIRA
11 12 (4.00%) Capybara
12 11 (3.67%) Yeoman
13 10 (3.33%) PhoneGap
14 9 (3.00%) Visual Studio
15 7 (2.33%) Trac
16 6 (2.00%) QUnit
17 5 (1.67%) RSpec
17 5 (1.67%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 32 (10.67%) Finance
2 10 (3.33%) Banking
2 10 (3.33%) Retail
3 7 (2.33%) Games
4 6 (2.00%) Investment Banking
5 5 (1.67%) Marketing
6 4 (1.33%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.33%) Front Office
7 3 (1.00%) Local Government
7 3 (1.00%) Publishing
8 2 (0.67%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.67%) Advertising
9 1 (0.33%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 254 (84.67%) Developer
2 128 (42.67%) Front-End Developer
3 49 (16.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 34 (11.33%) Web Developer
5 23 (7.67%) UI Developer
6 21 (7.00%) UI Programmer
7 20 (6.67%) Senior Developer
8 13 (4.33%) Analyst
8 13 (4.33%) Test Analyst
9 10 (3.33%) PHP Developer
9 10 (3.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 9 (3.00%) Designer
10 9 (3.00%) Scala Developer
10 9 (3.00%) CSS Developer
11 8 (2.67%) Ruby Developer
11 8 (2.67%) QA Test Analyst
11 8 (2.67%) QA Analyst
11 8 (2.67%) Programmer
12 7 (2.33%) Lead Developer
12 7 (2.33%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 263 (87.67%) CSS
2 253 (84.33%) HTML
3 191 (63.67%) HTML5
4 161 (53.67%) CSS3
5 129 (43.00%) jQuery
6 108 (36.00%) AngularJS
7 101 (33.67%) LESS
8 80 (26.67%) Backbone.js
9 54 (18.00%) Mustache
10 51 (17.00%) Web Services
11 47 (15.67%) XML
12 36 (12.00%) .NET
13 35 (11.67%) Ajax
14 33 (11.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 30 (10.00%) JSON
16 25 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
17 22 (7.33%) Ruby on Rails
18 21 (7.00%) RESTful
19 20 (6.67%) REST
20 15 (5.00%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 45 (15.00%) Open Source
2 17 (5.67%) Computer Science
3 10 (3.33%) Social Media
4 7 (2.33%) W3C
5 5 (1.67%) Visualisation
6 3 (1.00%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.00%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.00%) Video on Demand
6 3 (1.00%) iPhone
7 2 (0.67%) Psychology
7 2 (0.67%) Social Network
7 2 (0.67%) Online Games
7 2 (0.67%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.67%) Streaming Video
7 2 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.33%) Statistics
8 1 (0.33%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.33%) Physics
8 1 (0.33%) GIS
8 1 (0.33%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 33 (11.00%) Linux
2 28 (9.33%) UNIX
3 23 (7.67%) Mac OS X
4 17 (5.67%) Android
4 17 (5.67%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.67%) Windows Phone 8
5 5 (1.67%) Windows Phone
5 5 (1.67%) Windows
6 1 (0.33%) VMS
6 1 (0.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (38.33%) TDD
2 101 (33.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 88 (29.33%) OO
4 70 (23.33%) BDD
5 68 (22.67%) Agile Software Development
6 58 (19.33%) Web Development
7 52 (17.33%) Web Design
8 44 (14.67%) Continuous Integration
9 35 (11.67%) E-Commerce
9 35 (11.67%) MVC
10 30 (10.00%) Scrum
11 26 (8.67%) Test Automation
12 16 (5.33%) Pair Programming
12 16 (5.33%) Content Management
13 15 (5.00%) Automated Testing
13 15 (5.00%) Configuration Management
14 14 (4.67%) SEO
15 13 (4.33%) Workflow
16 10 (3.33%) OOP
16 10 (3.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 257 (85.67%) JavaScript
2 87 (29.00%) Java
3 59 (19.67%) Ruby
4 40 (13.33%) PHP
4 40 (13.33%) SQL
5 15 (5.00%) C
6 12 (4.00%) C#
6 12 (4.00%) Python
6 12 (4.00%) Scala
7 8 (2.67%) Clojure
8 6 (2.00%) XAML
8 6 (2.00%) XQuery
9 3 (1.00%) C++
9 3 (1.00%) ECMAScript
9 3 (1.00%) CoffeeScript
9 3 (1.00%) Erlang
10 2 (0.67%) PHP5
11 1 (0.33%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.33%) R
11 1 (0.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 32 (10.67%) Degree
2 3 (1.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (10.00%) QA
2 2 (0.67%) WCAG
3 1 (0.33%) WAI
System Software
1 4 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.33%) Capistrano
1 4 (1.33%) Graylog2
2 1 (0.33%) Puppet
2 1 (0.33%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 16 (5.33%) Adobe
2 11 (3.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (3.67%) Twitter
3 6 (2.00%) VMware
3 6 (2.00%) Google
4 4 (1.33%) Zend
4 4 (1.33%) Akamai
4 4 (1.33%) Facebook
4 4 (1.33%) RedDot
4 4 (1.33%) New Relic
5 3 (1.00%) ATG
6 2 (0.67%) Open Text
6 2 (0.67%) Sun
6 2 (0.67%) JD Edwards
6 2 (0.67%) SAP
6 2 (0.67%) Sitecore
6 2 (0.67%) Sencha
7 1 (0.33%) Appcelerator
7 1 (0.33%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.33%) Oracle
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Posted: 9 hours ago
Central London / West End
Totaljobs Group.
Rate: Competitive Market Rates
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Roc Search
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bromley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Spring Technology
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
eCom Recruitment
Rate: From £250 to £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £325 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bromley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £100.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 20 days ago