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 29 September 2016 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 78 101 84
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -17
Contract jobs citing Sass 28 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.54% 0.21% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.13% 0.88% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 3
Median daily rate £400 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.67%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.75 -
Sass
North West

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
546 455 400
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 30.00% 24.24% 29.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 393 286 263
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 2
Median hourly rate £29.53 £40.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.18% +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%

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 29 September 2016.

Sass Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Sass
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sass within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 4 £350 -
Sass
North West

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 44 (95.65%) HTML
2 42 (91.30%) CSS
3 39 (84.78%) JavaScript
4 31 (67.39%) Web Development
5 21 (45.65%) JSON
5 21 (45.65%) Amazon AWS
5 21 (45.65%) TDD
6 19 (41.30%) Ruby
6 19 (41.30%) Cucumber
6 19 (41.30%) AngularJS
6 19 (41.30%) Jenkins
7 18 (39.13%) HTML5
8 17 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (36.96%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (34.78%) Node.js
10 14 (30.43%) CSS3
11 13 (28.26%) BDD
11 13 (28.26%) Ajax
12 12 (26.09%) PHP
13 11 (23.91%) Responsive Web Design
13 11 (23.91%) Jasmine
13 11 (23.91%) Karma Test Runner
14 10 (21.74%) Grunt
14 10 (21.74%) Front End Development
15 8 (17.39%) PhantomJS
16 7 (15.22%) jQuery
17 6 (13.04%) Git (software)
17 6 (13.04%) Cloud Computing
17 6 (13.04%) React
18 5 (10.87%) Amazon DynamoDB

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 (2.17%) CMS
1 1 (2.17%) Magnolia
1 1 (2.17%) Umbraco
1 1 (2.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 21 (45.65%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (13.04%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (4.35%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.35%) MySQL
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (41.30%) Cucumber
1 19 (41.30%) Jenkins
2 11 (23.91%) Jasmine
2 11 (23.91%) Karma Test Runner
3 10 (21.74%) Grunt
4 8 (17.39%) PhantomJS
5 6 (13.04%) Git (software)
6 5 (10.87%) gulp
7 2 (4.35%) Babel
7 2 (4.35%) Protractor
7 2 (4.35%) webpack
8 1 (2.17%) Mocha
8 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.17%) Banking
1 1 (2.17%) Finance
1 1 (2.17%) Investment Banking
1 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (95.65%) Developer
2 12 (26.09%) Angular Developer
3 11 (23.91%) HTML Developer
4 10 (21.74%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 9 (19.57%) JavaScript Developer
5 9 (19.57%) Node.js Developer
6 8 (17.39%) PHP Developer
6 8 (17.39%) Web Developer
7 6 (13.04%) Lead Developer
7 6 (13.04%) Technical Developer
7 6 (13.04%) Technical Leader
8 5 (10.87%) AWS Developer
8 5 (10.87%) HTML CSS Developer
8 5 (10.87%) Lead Software Developer
9 4 (8.70%) UI Developer
10 3 (6.52%) Agile Developer
10 3 (6.52%) Web UI Developer
11 2 (4.35%) Software Developer
12 1 (2.17%) Programmer
12 1 (2.17%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (95.65%) HTML
2 42 (91.30%) CSS
3 21 (45.65%) JSON
4 19 (41.30%) AngularJS
5 18 (39.13%) HTML5
6 16 (34.78%) Node.js
7 14 (30.43%) CSS3
8 13 (28.26%) Ajax
9 7 (15.22%) jQuery
10 6 (13.04%) React
11 3 (6.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (4.35%) Compass CSS Framework
12 2 (4.35%) Modernizr
13 1 (2.17%) .NET
13 1 (2.17%) D3.js
13 1 (2.17%) Express
13 1 (2.17%) Laravel
13 1 (2.17%) LESS
13 1 (2.17%) Polymaps
13 1 (2.17%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) User Experience
2 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.17%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.17%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) Android
1 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (67.39%) Web Development
2 21 (45.65%) TDD
3 17 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (36.96%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (28.26%) BDD
5 11 (23.91%) Responsive Web Design
6 10 (21.74%) Front End Development
7 3 (6.52%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (6.52%) Cross-Browser Testing
8 2 (4.35%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
8 2 (4.35%) UX Design
8 2 (4.35%) Workflow
9 1 (2.17%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (2.17%) CRM
9 1 (2.17%) ERP
9 1 (2.17%) MVC
9 1 (2.17%) OO
9 1 (2.17%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.17%) Test Scripting
9 1 (2.17%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 39 (84.78%) JavaScript
2 19 (41.30%) Ruby
3 12 (26.09%) PHP
4 3 (6.52%) Java
5 2 (4.35%) ES6
6 1 (2.17%) C#
6 1 (2.17%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 1 (2.17%) Google
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.17%) Telerik
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