The table below looks at the statistics for Sass skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sass over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank - 35 -
Contract jobs citing Sass 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.34% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 2.08% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £250 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - £25.00
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 Merseyside region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
80 48 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 24.69% 16.16% 15.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 20 18
Average daily rate £325 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £415 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

Sass
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sass across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) iPad
1 4 (100.00%) Mustache
1 4 (100.00%) Browserify
1 4 (100.00%) Grunt
1 4 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (50.00%) RefluxJS
2 2 (50.00%) Polymer
2 2 (50.00%) Marionette.js
2 2 (50.00%) React
2 2 (50.00%) Meteor
2 2 (50.00%) JSX
2 2 (50.00%) ES6
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) Ember.js
2 2 (50.00%) Node.js
2 2 (50.00%) Backbone.js
2 2 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (50.00%) D3.js

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 2 (50.00%) Node.js
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Grunt
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) HTML Developer
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior UI Developer
2 2 (50.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Browserify
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) Mustache
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) Backbone.js
2 2 (50.00%) D3.js
2 2 (50.00%) Ember.js
2 2 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (50.00%) Marionette.js
2 2 (50.00%) Meteor
2 2 (50.00%) Polymer
2 2 (50.00%) React
2 2 (50.00%) RefluxJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) ES6
2 2 (50.00%) JSX