The table below looks at the statistics for Sass skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sass over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
North West / Merseyside
Rank 35 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Sass 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.39% - 0.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.10% - 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £475 - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.66%
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 Merseyside region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
91 75 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 35.27% 24.19% 13.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 44 17
Median daily rate £378 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.13% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

Sass
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Sass
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Sass Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 17 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Sass.

1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (75.00%) TypeScript
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) LESS
2 3 (75.00%) Angular 2
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) Jasmine
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (25.00%) User Experience
4 1 (25.00%) Microservices
4 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (25.00%) CMS
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful
4 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (25.00%) REST
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 (25.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Jasmine
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Angular 2
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) LESS
2 3 (75.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (50.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) REST
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (25.00%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) TypeScript
3 1 (25.00%) Java