The table below looks at the statistics for Sass skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sass over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 105 110 122
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +12
Contract jobs citing Sass 17 26 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.78% 0.81% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.82% 4.04% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 5
Median daily rate £400 £388 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +47.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £244 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £407 £270
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 - £24.00 -
Sass
UK

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
603 644 751
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 27.70% 20.13% 27.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 348 427
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 5
Median hourly rate £47.25 £40.38 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.01% -4.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%

Sass
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

Sass
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Sass Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Sass
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sass across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Sass Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Sass
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sass within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 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
Edinburgh +4 9 £413 +6.45% 1
Glasgow +15 8 £375 +19.52% 2
Sass
UK

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Sass.

1 49 (98.00%) CSS
2 46 (92.00%) JavaScript
3 44 (88.00%) AngularJS
4 43 (86.00%) HTML
5 36 (72.00%) jQuery
6 29 (58.00%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (48.00%) TDD
8 23 (46.00%) Front End Development
9 22 (44.00%) Scrum
10 21 (42.00%) Java
11 20 (40.00%) Git (software)
11 20 (40.00%) Jenkins
12 19 (38.00%) Node.js
12 19 (38.00%) CoffeeScript
12 19 (38.00%) Subversion
13 18 (36.00%) SQL
13 18 (36.00%) NoSQL
13 18 (36.00%) Kanban
14 17 (34.00%) Web Development
14 17 (34.00%) BDD
15 16 (32.00%) Python
15 16 (32.00%) Linux
15 16 (32.00%) HTML5
15 16 (32.00%) MongoDB
16 15 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 15 (30.00%) Bower
16 15 (30.00%) Hudson
16 15 (30.00%) VMware
17 14 (28.00%) Perl
17 14 (28.00%) Jasmine

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 7 (14.00%) GeoServer
2 2 (4.00%) CMS
2 2 (4.00%) Drupal
2 2 (4.00%) JBoss
3 1 (2.00%) IIS
3 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (36.00%) NoSQL
2 16 (32.00%) MongoDB
3 11 (22.00%) GIS
4 7 (14.00%) QGIS
5 1 (2.00%) MySQL
5 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.00%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 20 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 20 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 19 (38.00%) Subversion
3 15 (30.00%) Bower
3 15 (30.00%) Hudson
4 14 (28.00%) Jasmine
5 13 (26.00%) Grunt
6 12 (24.00%) Karma Test Runner
7 7 (14.00%) DBeaver
8 3 (6.00%) Gradle
9 2 (4.00%) Eclipse
9 2 (4.00%) Selenium
10 1 (2.00%) JIRA
10 1 (2.00%) Mercurial
General
1 10 (20.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 48 (96.00%) Developer
2 17 (34.00%) Senior Developer
3 9 (18.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 9 (18.00%) Java Developer
3 9 (18.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 9 (18.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 9 (18.00%) Web Developer
4 8 (16.00%) UI Developer
5 7 (14.00%) GIS Developer
6 4 (8.00%) C# Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Angular Developer
7 3 (6.00%) C# Web Developer
7 3 (6.00%) HTML Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Java Programmer
7 3 (6.00%) Programmer
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Java Programmer
7 3 (6.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Programmer
8 2 (4.00%) Agile Developer
8 2 (4.00%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (98.00%) CSS
2 44 (88.00%) AngularJS
3 43 (86.00%) HTML
4 36 (72.00%) jQuery
5 19 (38.00%) Node.js
6 16 (32.00%) HTML5
7 15 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 14 (28.00%) LESS
9 13 (26.00%) Flask
10 10 (20.00%) React
11 7 (14.00%) D3.js
11 7 (14.00%) Highcharts JS
11 7 (14.00%) Java EE
11 7 (14.00%) OpenLayers
11 7 (14.00%) PostGIS
12 6 (12.00%) CSS3
12 6 (12.00%) RequireJS
12 6 (12.00%) RESTful
12 6 (12.00%) RxJS
13 4 (8.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) User Experience
2 4 (8.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.00%) Digital Media
4 2 (4.00%) Graphic Design
4 2 (4.00%) Photography
5 1 (2.00%) Derivative
5 1 (2.00%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 16 (32.00%) Linux
2 2 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (58.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (48.00%) TDD
3 23 (46.00%) Front End Development
4 22 (44.00%) Scrum
5 18 (36.00%) Kanban
6 17 (34.00%) BDD
6 17 (34.00%) Web Development
7 9 (18.00%) Unit Testing
8 8 (16.00%) Open Source
9 7 (14.00%) Analytics
9 7 (14.00%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (14.00%) Mentoring
9 7 (14.00%) OOD
10 6 (12.00%) Test Automation
11 5 (10.00%) Software Engineering
12 4 (8.00%) Coaching
12 4 (8.00%) MVC
12 4 (8.00%) Refactoring
13 3 (6.00%) API Design
13 3 (6.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 46 (92.00%) JavaScript
2 21 (42.00%) Java
3 19 (38.00%) CoffeeScript
4 18 (36.00%) SQL
5 16 (32.00%) Python
6 14 (28.00%) Perl
7 11 (22.00%) PL/SQL
8 7 (14.00%) C#
8 7 (14.00%) TypeScript
9 3 (6.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (4.00%) WAI
2 2 (4.00%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (14.00%) GeoWebCache
2 4 (8.00%) Docker
3 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) Ansible
1 3 (6.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (30.00%) VMware
2 1 (2.00%) Adobe
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle
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