The table below looks at the statistics for Sass skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sass over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 68 64 65
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing Sass 2 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.23% 0.72% 0.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.01% 3.21% 3.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £375 - £335
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £344
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
Sass
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
199 187 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 22.69% 22.48% 21.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 127 104
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £452 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Median hourly rate £19.61 - £19.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 - £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 - £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

Sass
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading 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 Reading

Sass
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Sass Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Reading region with a requirement for Sass.

1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
2 7 (63.64%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (45.45%) User Experience
3 5 (45.45%) Front End Development
3 5 (45.45%) MVC
3 5 (45.45%) Python
3 5 (45.45%) .NET
3 5 (45.45%) TDD
3 5 (45.45%) Software Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Django
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 4 (36.36%) Linux
4 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
4 4 (36.36%) HTML5
4 4 (36.36%) CSS3
5 3 (27.27%) LESS
5 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
5 3 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (27.27%) OOP
5 3 (27.27%) jQuery
6 2 (18.18%) Kanban
6 2 (18.18%) Scrum
6 2 (18.18%) Degree
6 2 (18.18%) JSON
6 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
6 2 (18.18%) OO
6 2 (18.18%) Web Services

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
1 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
1 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Jasmine
1 1 (9.09%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (9.09%) Mocha
1 1 (9.09%) RSpec
1 1 (9.09%) webpack
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (36.36%) Python Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Django Developer
4 1 (9.09%) HTML Developer
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Python/Django Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
2 5 (45.45%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) Django
3 4 (36.36%) CSS3
3 4 (36.36%) HTML5
4 3 (27.27%) jQuery
4 3 (27.27%) LESS
4 3 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (18.18%) Backbone.js
5 2 (18.18%) Ember.js
5 2 (18.18%) JSON
5 2 (18.18%) Kendo UI
5 2 (18.18%) REST
5 2 (18.18%) RESTful
5 2 (18.18%) Web Services
6 1 (9.09%) React
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) User Experience
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (45.45%) Front End Development
2 5 (45.45%) MVC
2 5 (45.45%) Software Testing
2 5 (45.45%) TDD
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
3 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
4 3 (27.27%) OOP
5 2 (18.18%) Kanban
5 2 (18.18%) OO
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
6 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 1 (9.09%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) ES6
3 1 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Facebook
1 1 (9.09%) Twitter