The table below looks at the statistics for Sass skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sass over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
England / North West
Rank 117 137 127
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -10
Contract jobs citing Sass 18 21 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.69% 0.55% 0.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.23% 2.12% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 11
Median daily rate £425 £350 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £324 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £366 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.89% +11.53%
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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
808 990 796
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 30.99% 26.03% 25.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 549 624 521
Median daily rate £375 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 40 22
Median hourly rate £55.00 £37.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.64% +64.44%
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 the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 the North West

Sass
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Sass Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Sass
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sass across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Sass Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Sass
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sass within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 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
Manchester +1 11 £388 +10.71% 11
Cheshire - 5 £425 - 6
Lancashire - 1 - - 1
Merseyside - 1 £475 - 1
Sass
England

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 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 North West region with a requirement for Sass.

1 49 (92.45%) HTML
2 48 (90.57%) CSS
3 46 (86.79%) JavaScript
4 25 (47.17%) Web Development
4 25 (47.17%) AngularJS
5 22 (41.51%) Ruby
6 21 (39.62%) JSON
6 21 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (35.85%) Jenkins
7 19 (35.85%) Amazon AWS
7 19 (35.85%) HTML5
7 19 (35.85%) Cucumber
8 17 (32.08%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (32.08%) CSS3
8 17 (32.08%) TDD
9 15 (28.30%) Node.js
10 14 (26.42%) LESS
10 14 (26.42%) Git (software)
10 14 (26.42%) Ajax
10 14 (26.42%) Front End Development
11 13 (24.53%) PHP
11 13 (24.53%) jQuery
12 12 (22.64%) BDD
12 12 (22.64%) User Experience
12 12 (22.64%) gulp
12 12 (22.64%) React
13 11 (20.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 10 (18.87%) .NET
14 10 (18.87%) C#
15 9 (16.98%) Cloud Computing

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (3.77%) CMS
2 1 (1.89%) Apache
2 1 (1.89%) Magnolia
2 1 (1.89%) nginx
2 1 (1.89%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) InVision
2 1 (1.89%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.89%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.89%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 19 (35.85%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (16.98%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (5.66%) PaaS
4 3 (5.66%) SaaS
5 1 (1.89%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.21%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (3.77%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (35.85%) Cucumber
1 19 (35.85%) Jenkins
2 14 (26.42%) Git (software)
3 12 (22.64%) gulp
4 8 (15.09%) Grunt
4 8 (15.09%) Jasmine
4 8 (15.09%) PhantomJS
5 4 (7.55%) Karma Test Runner
5 4 (7.55%) Mercurial
6 3 (5.66%) Subversion
7 2 (3.77%) Axure RP
7 2 (3.77%) Protractor
7 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.89%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (5.66%) Banking
1 3 (5.66%) Marketing
2 1 (1.89%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Investment Banking
2 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 51 (96.23%) Developer
2 14 (26.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 11 (20.75%) JavaScript Developer
4 10 (18.87%) HTML Developer
5 8 (15.09%) Full Stack Developer
5 8 (15.09%) PHP Developer
6 7 (13.21%) Node.js Developer
7 6 (11.32%) Lead Developer
7 6 (11.32%) Technical Developer
7 6 (11.32%) Technical Leader
8 5 (9.43%) .NET Developer
8 5 (9.43%) AWS Developer
8 5 (9.43%) Lead Software Developer
9 4 (7.55%) Angular Developer
9 4 (7.55%) HTML CSS Developer
9 4 (7.55%) Java Developer
9 4 (7.55%) UI Developer
10 3 (5.66%) Senior Developer
10 3 (5.66%) Senior Full Stack Developer
11 2 (3.77%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (92.45%) HTML
2 48 (90.57%) CSS
3 25 (47.17%) AngularJS
4 21 (39.62%) JSON
5 19 (35.85%) HTML5
6 17 (32.08%) CSS3
7 15 (28.30%) Node.js
8 14 (26.42%) Ajax
8 14 (26.42%) LESS
9 13 (24.53%) jQuery
10 12 (22.64%) React
11 11 (20.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 10 (18.87%) .NET
13 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET
13 7 (13.21%) RESTful
14 5 (9.43%) Angular 2
14 5 (9.43%) Backbone.js
14 5 (9.43%) KnockoutJS
15 4 (7.55%) Ember.js
15 4 (7.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.64%) User Experience
2 4 (7.55%) Fintech
3 3 (5.66%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.77%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.89%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.77%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (47.17%) Web Development
2 21 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (32.08%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (32.08%) TDD
4 14 (26.42%) Front End Development
5 12 (22.64%) BDD
6 7 (13.21%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (11.32%) OO
8 5 (9.43%) MVC
8 5 (9.43%) Wireframes
9 4 (7.55%) Microservices
10 3 (5.66%) Automated Testing
10 3 (5.66%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (5.66%) Data Migration
10 3 (5.66%) Data Protection
10 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Architecture
10 3 (5.66%) Migration
10 3 (5.66%) OOA/OOD
10 3 (5.66%) OOD
11 2 (3.77%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 46 (86.79%) JavaScript
2 22 (41.51%) Ruby
3 13 (24.53%) PHP
4 10 (18.87%) C#
5 8 (15.09%) Java
6 6 (11.32%) TypeScript
7 3 (5.66%) Python
8 2 (3.77%) ES6
Qualifications
1 1 (1.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Varnish
1 1 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 2 (3.77%) Adobe
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.89%) Telerik
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