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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 233 333 392
Rank change year-on-year
+100 +59
Contract jobs citing Sass 195 101 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.80% 0.40% 0.054%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.63% 1.28% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 68 9
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £288
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +21.73%
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
7422 7872 7654
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.31% 31.32% 29.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5323 5679 5365
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 50 67
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £25.00 £13.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £137.50 £59.95 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +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 19 September 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 19 September 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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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 +41 29 £375 -3.22% 8
Ealing - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Wembley - - - -
Sass
England

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 294 (90.46%) CSS
2 292 (89.85%) HTML
3 287 (88.31%) JavaScript
4 224 (68.92%) HTML5
5 183 (56.31%) CSS3
6 173 (53.23%) jQuery
7 144 (44.31%) Agile Software Development
8 138 (42.46%) Git (software)
9 115 (35.38%) AngularJS
10 111 (34.15%) Responsive Web Design
11 108 (33.23%) LESS
11 108 (33.23%) OO
12 99 (30.46%) TDD
13 89 (27.38%) Node.js
14 88 (27.08%) Java
15 79 (24.31%) Backbone.js
16 61 (18.77%) Grunt
17 60 (18.46%) User Experience
17 60 (18.46%) Ruby
18 59 (18.15%) Subversion
19 56 (17.23%) Web Design
19 56 (17.23%) BDD
20 50 (15.38%) XML
21 49 (15.08%) Web Services
22 47 (14.46%) PHP
22 47 (14.46%) Ajax
22 47 (14.46%) Web Development
23 46 (14.15%) Jasmine
24 45 (13.85%) E-Commerce
25 44 (13.54%) Cucumber

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 89 (27.38%) Node.js
2 22 (6.77%) CMS
3 15 (4.62%) Drupal
4 13 (4.00%) Cloud Foundry
5 10 (3.08%) Apache
6 9 (2.77%) IIS
7 8 (2.46%) WordPress
8 5 (1.54%) Confluence
9 4 (1.23%) nginx
10 3 (0.92%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.92%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.62%) Joomla!
11 2 (0.62%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.62%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.31%) Jetty
12 1 (0.31%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.31%) Moodle
12 1 (0.31%) SugarCRM
12 1 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.31%) Gunicorn
Applications
1 29 (8.92%) Photoshop
2 18 (5.54%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.92%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.31%) InDesign
4 1 (0.31%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (2.77%) Magento
2 1 (0.31%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.31%) osCommerce
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.31%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.23%) GitHub
3 2 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.31%) SaaS
4 1 (0.31%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.85%) HTTP
2 5 (1.54%) Internet
3 4 (1.23%) Intranet
4 2 (0.62%) SSL
5 1 (0.31%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 17 (5.23%) MongoDB
3 11 (3.38%) MySQL
4 8 (2.46%) SQL Server
4 8 (2.46%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (2.15%) NoSQL
6 6 (1.85%) Redis
7 3 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.62%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (0.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.31%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.31%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 138 (42.46%) Git (software)
2 61 (18.77%) Grunt
3 59 (18.15%) Subversion
4 46 (14.15%) Jasmine
5 44 (13.54%) Cucumber
6 22 (6.77%) Mocha
7 21 (6.46%) Selenium
8 20 (6.15%) Capybara
9 16 (4.92%) Jenkins
9 16 (4.92%) WATIR
10 15 (4.62%) QuickTest Pro
11 14 (4.31%) TeamCity
12 13 (4.00%) Visual Studio
13 12 (3.69%) Sahi
14 11 (3.38%) Yeoman
15 10 (3.08%) QUnit
15 10 (3.08%) IntelliJ
15 10 (3.08%) JIRA
16 8 (2.46%) RSpec
16 8 (2.46%) Bower
General
1 38 (11.69%) Finance
2 14 (4.31%) Retail
3 11 (3.38%) Banking
3 11 (3.38%) Marketing
4 6 (1.85%) Investment Banking
5 5 (1.54%) Games
5 5 (1.54%) Front Office
6 4 (1.23%) Publishing
6 4 (1.23%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.92%) Local Government
7 3 (0.92%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.62%) Advertising
9 1 (0.31%) Legal
Job Titles
1 285 (87.69%) Developer
2 157 (48.31%) Front-End Developer
3 40 (12.31%) Web Developer
4 38 (11.69%) JavaScript Developer
5 25 (7.69%) UI Developer
6 24 (7.38%) Senior Developer
7 23 (7.08%) UI Programmer
8 14 (4.31%) Ruby Developer
9 10 (3.08%) Designer
10 9 (2.77%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 8 (2.46%) Analyst
11 8 (2.46%) Test Analyst
12 7 (2.15%) Front-End Web Developer
12 7 (2.15%) CSS Developer
13 6 (1.85%) Automation Tester
13 6 (1.85%) Tester
13 6 (1.85%) Programmer
13 6 (1.85%) Applications Developer
13 6 (1.85%) Web Designer
13 6 (1.85%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 294 (90.46%) CSS
2 292 (89.85%) HTML
3 224 (68.92%) HTML5
4 183 (56.31%) CSS3
5 173 (53.23%) jQuery
6 115 (35.38%) AngularJS
7 108 (33.23%) LESS
8 79 (24.31%) Backbone.js
9 50 (15.38%) XML
10 49 (15.08%) Web Services
11 47 (14.46%) Ajax
12 43 (13.23%) Mustache
12 43 (13.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 37 (11.38%) .NET
14 34 (10.46%) JSON
15 26 (8.00%) KnockoutJS
16 25 (7.69%) RESTful
17 23 (7.08%) REST
18 19 (5.85%) Sinatra
18 19 (5.85%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 60 (18.46%) User Experience
2 42 (12.92%) Open Source
3 10 (3.08%) W3C
4 7 (2.15%) Visualisation
4 7 (2.15%) Social Media
4 7 (2.15%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (0.92%) Computer Science
6 3 (0.92%) Digital Media
6 3 (0.92%) Video on Demand
6 3 (0.92%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.62%) Streaming Video
7 2 (0.62%) Psychology
7 2 (0.62%) Social Network
7 2 (0.62%) Statistics
8 1 (0.31%) iPhone
8 1 (0.31%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.31%) Physics
8 1 (0.31%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 39 (12.00%) Linux
2 28 (8.62%) UNIX
3 22 (6.77%) Mac OS X
4 9 (2.77%) Android
4 9 (2.77%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.23%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.92%) CentOS
7 2 (0.62%) VMS
8 1 (0.31%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (44.31%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (34.15%) Responsive Web Design
3 108 (33.23%) OO
4 99 (30.46%) TDD
5 56 (17.23%) Web Design
5 56 (17.23%) BDD
6 47 (14.46%) Web Development
7 45 (13.85%) E-Commerce
8 41 (12.62%) MVC
9 37 (11.38%) Continuous Integration
10 36 (11.08%) Scrum
11 19 (5.85%) Test Automation
11 19 (5.85%) OOP
12 18 (5.54%) Content Management
13 16 (4.92%) Workflow
14 15 (4.62%) SEO
14 15 (4.62%) Configuration Management
15 14 (4.31%) Unit Testing
16 12 (3.69%) Continuous Improvement
16 12 (3.69%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 287 (88.31%) JavaScript
2 88 (27.08%) Java
3 60 (18.46%) Ruby
4 47 (14.46%) PHP
5 35 (10.77%) SQL
6 16 (4.92%) Python
7 14 (4.31%) C#
8 10 (3.08%) C
9 8 (2.46%) Scala
10 7 (2.15%) CoffeeScript
11 6 (1.85%) Clojure
11 6 (1.85%) XAML
12 4 (1.23%) TypeScript
12 4 (1.23%) C++
13 2 (0.62%) R
13 2 (0.62%) XQuery
13 2 (0.62%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.31%) PHP5
14 1 (0.31%) Erlang
14 1 (0.31%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 27 (8.31%) Degree
2 7 (2.15%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (8.31%) QA
2 1 (0.31%) WAI
2 1 (0.31%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.31%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 10 (3.08%) Graylog2
2 8 (2.46%) Capistrano
3 2 (0.62%) Ansible
3 2 (0.62%) Puppet
3 2 (0.62%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.31%) StatsD
Vendors
1 16 (4.92%) Adobe
2 12 (3.69%) Twitter
3 11 (3.38%) Microsoft
4 10 (3.08%) Akamai
4 10 (3.08%) New Relic
4 10 (3.08%) VMware
5 7 (2.15%) Google
6 6 (1.85%) RedDot
7 5 (1.54%) Oracle
8 3 (0.92%) Zend
8 3 (0.92%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.62%) Sencha
9 2 (0.62%) SAP
9 2 (0.62%) JD Edwards
9 2 (0.62%) ATG
9 2 (0.62%) Open Text
9 2 (0.62%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.31%) Eloqua
10 1 (0.31%) Facebook
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Salmon Limited
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £260 to £280 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £425.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Bridge Noble
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Paramount Enterprizes Limited
Rate: From £150 to £250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £600 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Argyll Scott
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £180 - £200 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £325 per day + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 21 days ago