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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 232 289 369
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +80
Contract jobs citing Sass 183 130 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.81% 0.56% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.64% 1.82% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 90 30
Average daily rate
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£375 £401 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.54% +14.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £320 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £530 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -
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
6938 7151 6536
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.67% 30.61% 29.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4981 5246 4719
Average daily rate £425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 18 91
Average hourly rate £22.18 £40.00 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.55% -3.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.43 £30.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £175.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.62 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.48% -

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 32 £350 -22.22% 29
Isleworth - 6 - -
Bromley +4 2 £525 +61.53%
Uxbridge - 2 £400 -
Sass
England

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 348 (94.31%) CSS
2 345 (93.50%) JavaScript
3 341 (92.41%) HTML
4 278 (75.34%) HTML5
5 229 (62.06%) CSS3
6 209 (56.64%) AngularJS
7 190 (51.49%) jQuery
8 165 (44.72%) LESS
9 142 (38.48%) Agile Software Development
10 126 (34.15%) TDD
11 124 (33.60%) OO
12 115 (31.17%) Responsive Web Design
13 106 (28.73%) Node.js
14 102 (27.64%) Git (software)
14 102 (27.64%) Grunt
15 100 (27.10%) Backbone.js
16 74 (20.05%) User Experience
17 72 (19.51%) BDD
18 69 (18.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 63 (17.07%) MVC
20 62 (16.80%) Jasmine
21 61 (16.53%) Java
22 58 (15.72%) PHP
23 55 (14.91%) Web Development
24 49 (13.28%) RESTful
25 44 (11.92%) Finance
25 44 (11.92%) E-Commerce
26 40 (10.84%) Ruby
26 40 (10.84%) Subversion
27 39 (10.57%) Web Services

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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
1 106 (28.73%) Node.js
2 17 (4.61%) CMS
3 12 (3.25%) WordPress
4 9 (2.44%) Drupal
5 8 (2.17%) nginx
6 7 (1.90%) Apache
6 7 (1.90%) Confluence
6 7 (1.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 5 (1.36%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (1.36%) Umbraco
7 5 (1.36%) Cloud Foundry
7 5 (1.36%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.54%) Lightstreamer
9 1 (0.27%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.27%) IIS
9 1 (0.27%) FileNet
9 1 (0.27%) Moodle
9 1 (0.27%) Joomla!
Applications
1 32 (8.67%) Photoshop
2 10 (2.71%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.81%) Adobe After Effects
3 3 (0.81%) InDesign
4 2 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.27%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (1.63%) Magento
2 2 (0.54%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 24 (6.50%) GitHub
2 18 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.81%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.27%) Heroku
4 1 (0.27%) PaaS
4 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 26 (7.05%) HTTP
2 9 (2.44%) Internet
3 1 (0.27%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.27%) SSH
3 1 (0.27%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (6.23%) MongoDB
2 18 (4.88%) MySQL
3 10 (2.71%) NoSQL
4 9 (2.44%) SQL Server
5 8 (2.17%) Redis
6 7 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (1.90%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (1.63%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.27%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 102 (27.64%) Git (software)
1 102 (27.64%) Grunt
2 62 (16.80%) Jasmine
3 40 (10.84%) Subversion
4 31 (8.40%) Mocha
5 29 (7.86%) Bower
6 24 (6.50%) Cucumber
7 14 (3.79%) Selenium
8 12 (3.25%) JIRA
9 11 (2.98%) Jenkins
10 9 (2.44%) Karma Test Runner
11 8 (2.17%) WebDriver
12 7 (1.90%) JSHint
13 6 (1.63%) Bitbucket
14 5 (1.36%) IntelliJ
14 5 (1.36%) TeamCity
14 5 (1.36%) Capybara
15 4 (1.08%) Visual Studio
16 3 (0.81%) RSpec
16 3 (0.81%) Hudson
General
1 44 (11.92%) Finance
2 16 (4.34%) Banking
3 14 (3.79%) Investment Banking
3 14 (3.79%) Publishing
4 13 (3.52%) Games
5 11 (2.98%) Telecoms
6 10 (2.71%) Retail
7 9 (2.44%) Marketing
7 9 (2.44%) Advertising
8 2 (0.54%) Arabic Language
8 2 (0.54%) Hindi Language
8 2 (0.54%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.54%) Automotive
8 2 (0.54%) Law
9 1 (0.27%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 350 (94.85%) Developer
2 193 (52.30%) Front-End Developer
3 61 (16.53%) JavaScript Developer
4 59 (15.99%) Web Developer
5 27 (7.32%) Senior Developer
6 19 (5.15%) UI Developer
7 18 (4.88%) UI Programmer
8 15 (4.07%) Front-End Web Developer
9 14 (3.79%) Full Stack Developer
10 11 (2.98%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 10 (2.71%) PHP Developer
12 9 (2.44%) Senior Web Developer
13 8 (2.17%) Designer
14 7 (1.90%) Lead Developer
15 6 (1.63%) Ruby Developer
16 5 (1.36%) Programmer
17 4 (1.08%) Drupal Developer
18 3 (0.81%) HTML Developer
18 3 (0.81%) Web Designer
18 3 (0.81%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 348 (94.31%) CSS
2 341 (92.41%) HTML
3 278 (75.34%) HTML5
4 229 (62.06%) CSS3
5 209 (56.64%) AngularJS
6 190 (51.49%) jQuery
7 165 (44.72%) LESS
8 100 (27.10%) Backbone.js
9 69 (18.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 49 (13.28%) RESTful
11 39 (10.57%) Web Services
12 37 (10.03%) Ember.js
13 33 (8.94%) Semantic HTML
14 28 (7.59%) React
15 27 (7.32%) KnockoutJS
15 27 (7.32%) REST
16 22 (5.96%) Ajax
17 19 (5.15%) XML
17 19 (5.15%) Mustache
18 16 (4.34%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 74 (20.05%) User Experience
2 23 (6.23%) W3C
3 16 (4.34%) Computer Science
4 12 (3.25%) Social Media
5 10 (2.71%) Mobile App
6 6 (1.63%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.36%) Digital Media
8 4 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.08%) Online Games
9 3 (0.81%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.54%) iPad
10 2 (0.54%) BBC
11 1 (0.27%) Web 2.0
11 1 (0.27%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.27%) E-Learning
11 1 (0.27%) Learning Management System
11 1 (0.27%) Wiki
11 1 (0.27%) Copywriting
11 1 (0.27%) Animation
11 1 (0.27%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 19 (5.15%) Linux
2 9 (2.44%) UNIX
3 7 (1.90%) Mac OS X
4 5 (1.36%) Ubuntu
5 3 (0.81%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.81%) Android
6 2 (0.54%) CentOS
6 2 (0.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (38.48%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (34.15%) TDD
3 124 (33.60%) OO
4 115 (31.17%) Responsive Web Design
5 72 (19.51%) BDD
6 63 (17.07%) MVC
7 55 (14.91%) Web Development
8 44 (11.92%) E-Commerce
9 38 (10.30%) Scrum
10 35 (9.49%) Web Design
11 23 (6.23%) OOP
12 21 (5.69%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (4.61%) Unit Testing
14 14 (3.79%) Open Source
14 14 (3.79%) SOA
15 13 (3.52%) Pair Programming
15 13 (3.52%) Progressive Enhancement
16 12 (3.25%) Content Management
17 11 (2.98%) SEO
17 11 (2.98%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 345 (93.50%) JavaScript
2 61 (16.53%) Java
3 58 (15.72%) PHP
4 40 (10.84%) Ruby
5 23 (6.23%) Python
6 14 (3.79%) C
7 11 (2.98%) C#
8 8 (2.17%) Scala
8 8 (2.17%) SQL
9 7 (1.90%) Clojure
10 5 (1.36%) CoffeeScript
11 4 (1.08%) R
11 4 (1.08%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.08%) Perl
12 3 (0.81%) F#
13 2 (0.54%) TypeScript
13 2 (0.54%) Go
14 1 (0.27%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.27%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.27%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 25 (6.78%) Degree
2 3 (0.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.71%) QA
2 3 (0.81%) WCAG
3 1 (0.27%) WAI
System Software
1 5 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (2.44%) Puppet
2 5 (1.36%) Graylog
2 5 (1.36%) Ansible
2 5 (1.36%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.27%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (2.98%) Adobe
2 7 (1.90%) Sitecore
2 7 (1.90%) Zend
3 6 (1.63%) VMware
3 6 (1.63%) Google
4 5 (1.36%) Oracle
4 5 (1.36%) Akamai
4 5 (1.36%) EPiServer
4 5 (1.36%) New Relic
4 5 (1.36%) Facebook
4 5 (1.36%) Twitter
5 4 (1.08%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.27%) IBM
6 1 (0.27%) Apple
6 1 (0.27%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.27%) hybris
6 1 (0.27%) Atlassian
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