The table below looks at the statistics for Sass skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sass over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
North West / Manchester
Rank 80 85 81
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Contract jobs citing Sass 10 22 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.74% 1.16% 0.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.27% 4.04% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 20 8
Median daily rate £444 £350 £374
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.78% -6.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £325 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £366 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.39% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -

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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
441 545 404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 32.79% 28.64% 28.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 329 285
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 17 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £28.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +3.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

Sass
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Sass as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Sass Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Sass
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Sass across the Manchester region.

Sass Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Sass
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sass across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Sass Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Sass also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Sass.

1 36 (100.00%) HTML
2 35 (97.22%) CSS
3 30 (83.33%) JavaScript
4 21 (58.33%) Ruby
4 21 (58.33%) Web Development
4 21 (58.33%) JSON
5 19 (52.78%) Amazon AWS
5 19 (52.78%) Cucumber
5 19 (52.78%) Jenkins
6 17 (47.22%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (44.44%) TDD
8 14 (38.89%) Ajax
8 14 (38.89%) Node.js
8 14 (38.89%) AngularJS
9 12 (33.33%) BDD
9 12 (33.33%) PHP
10 11 (30.56%) HTML5
11 10 (27.78%) CSS3
11 10 (27.78%) jQuery
12 8 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
12 8 (22.22%) Git (software)
12 8 (22.22%) PhantomJS
12 8 (22.22%) React
13 7 (19.44%) LESS
14 6 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
14 6 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 6 (16.67%) Front End Development
15 5 (13.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 5 (13.89%) Grunt

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.78%) Apache
1 1 (2.78%) CMS
1 1 (2.78%) Magnolia
1 1 (2.78%) nginx
1 1 (2.78%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) InVision
2 1 (2.78%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.78%) Fireworks
2 1 (2.78%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 19 (52.78%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.56%) PaaS
3 2 (5.56%) SaaS
4 1 (2.78%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (52.78%) Cucumber
1 19 (52.78%) Jenkins
2 8 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 8 (22.22%) PhantomJS
3 5 (13.89%) Grunt
3 5 (13.89%) gulp
4 4 (11.11%) Jasmine
4 4 (11.11%) Karma Test Runner
5 3 (8.33%) Mercurial
6 2 (5.56%) Axure RP
6 2 (5.56%) Protractor
6 2 (5.56%) Subversion
7 1 (2.78%) Vagrant
7 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (5.56%) Banking
1 2 (5.56%) Marketing
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (94.44%) Developer
2 8 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
2 8 (22.22%) PHP Developer
3 7 (19.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (19.44%) HTML Developer
3 7 (19.44%) Node.js Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Lead Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Technical Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Technical Leader
5 5 (13.89%) AWS Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Full Stack Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Lead Software Developer
6 4 (11.11%) .NET Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Angular Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Full Stack Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Full Stack Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (100.00%) HTML
2 35 (97.22%) CSS
3 21 (58.33%) JSON
4 14 (38.89%) Ajax
4 14 (38.89%) AngularJS
4 14 (38.89%) Node.js
5 11 (30.56%) HTML5
6 10 (27.78%) CSS3
6 10 (27.78%) jQuery
7 8 (22.22%) React
8 7 (19.44%) LESS
9 6 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (13.89%) .NET
11 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET
11 4 (11.11%) Backbone.js
11 4 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
12 3 (8.33%) Ember.js
12 3 (8.33%) RESTful
13 2 (5.56%) Express
13 2 (5.56%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) User Experience
2 4 (11.11%) Fintech
3 2 (5.56%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (58.33%) Web Development
2 17 (47.22%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (44.44%) TDD
4 12 (33.33%) BDD
5 6 (16.67%) Front End Development
5 6 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (13.89%) OO
7 3 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (8.33%) MVC
8 2 (5.56%) Automated Testing
8 2 (5.56%) Data Migration
8 2 (5.56%) Data Protection
8 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (5.56%) Migration
8 2 (5.56%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (5.56%) OOD
8 2 (5.56%) UX Design
8 2 (5.56%) Web Design
8 2 (5.56%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 30 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 21 (58.33%) Ruby
3 12 (33.33%) PHP
4 5 (13.89%) C#
5 3 (8.33%) Java
6 2 (5.56%) Python
6 2 (5.56%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.78%) ES6
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Varnish
1 1 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 2 (5.56%) Adobe
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.78%) Telerik
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