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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 103 114 112
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -2
Contract jobs citing Sass 18 16 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.90% 0.56% 0.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.28% 2.74% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 10
Median daily rate £400 £348 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.10% +32.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £300 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £397 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £353 £346
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £48.51 -
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
548 583 753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 27.35% 20.46% 26.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 336 441
Median daily rate £375 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 0
Median hourly rate £52.00 £40.38 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.77% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 +21 17 £400 +15.10% 5
Glasgow - 1 - - 2
Sass
UK

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 39 (97.50%) CSS
2 36 (90.00%) HTML
3 35 (87.50%) JavaScript
4 29 (72.50%) AngularJS
5 25 (62.50%) jQuery
6 23 (57.50%) LESS
7 22 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (45.00%) HTML5
9 16 (40.00%) Web Development
10 15 (37.50%) Front End Development
11 14 (35.00%) React
11 14 (35.00%) Scrum
12 12 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 11 (27.50%) Node.js
13 11 (27.50%) Java
14 10 (25.00%) TDD
15 9 (22.50%) Git (software)
16 8 (20.00%) Kanban
16 8 (20.00%) CSS3
16 8 (20.00%) Jasmine
16 8 (20.00%) Grunt
16 8 (20.00%) User Experience
17 7 (17.50%) BDD
17 7 (17.50%) Open Source
17 7 (17.50%) RESTful
17 7 (17.50%) Finance
17 7 (17.50%) C#
17 7 (17.50%) Linux
18 6 (15.00%) D3.js
18 6 (15.00%) Responsive Web Design

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 4 (10.00%) CMS
2 2 (5.00%) Drupal
2 2 (5.00%) JBoss
3 1 (2.50%) IIS
3 1 (2.50%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.50%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) GIS
1 3 (7.50%) NoSQL
2 2 (5.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.00%) MySQL
3 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.50%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Git (software)
2 8 (20.00%) Grunt
2 8 (20.00%) Jasmine
3 6 (15.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (15.00%) Karma Test Runner
4 5 (12.50%) Subversion
5 4 (10.00%) Gradle
6 3 (7.50%) Bower
7 2 (5.00%) Eclipse
7 2 (5.00%) Selenium
8 1 (2.50%) Hudson
8 1 (2.50%) JIRA
8 1 (2.50%) Mercurial
General
1 7 (17.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Banking
2 1 (2.50%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 34 (85.00%) Developer
2 11 (27.50%) JavaScript Developer
2 11 (27.50%) Web Developer
3 8 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 7 (17.50%) Senior Developer
5 4 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 4 (10.00%) HTML Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (10.00%) UI Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Angular Developer
6 3 (7.50%) C# Web Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (5.00%) Agile Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) Digital Strategist
7 2 (5.00%) HTML CSS Developer
7 2 (5.00%) User Experience Consultant
8 1 (2.50%) Agile Java Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Strategy Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (97.50%) CSS
2 36 (90.00%) HTML
3 29 (72.50%) AngularJS
4 25 (62.50%) jQuery
5 23 (57.50%) LESS
6 18 (45.00%) HTML5
7 14 (35.00%) React
8 12 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 11 (27.50%) Node.js
10 8 (20.00%) CSS3
11 7 (17.50%) RESTful
12 6 (15.00%) D3.js
12 6 (15.00%) Highcharts JS
12 6 (15.00%) RxJS
13 5 (12.50%) Java EE
13 5 (12.50%) JSON
13 5 (12.50%) Spring
14 4 (10.00%) Hibernate
14 4 (10.00%) Symfony
15 3 (7.50%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) User Experience
2 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.00%) Digital Media
3 2 (5.00%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.50%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Linux
2 2 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (40.00%) Web Development
3 15 (37.50%) Front End Development
4 14 (35.00%) Scrum
5 10 (25.00%) TDD
6 8 (20.00%) Kanban
7 7 (17.50%) BDD
7 7 (17.50%) Open Source
8 6 (15.00%) Analytics
8 6 (15.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (12.50%) Unit Testing
10 4 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (10.00%) MVC
11 3 (7.50%) API Design
11 3 (7.50%) DevOps
11 3 (7.50%) SOA
11 3 (7.50%) Test Automation
11 3 (7.50%) Workflow
12 2 (5.00%) Mobile First
12 2 (5.00%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 35 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 11 (27.50%) Java
3 7 (17.50%) C#
4 5 (12.50%) PHP
5 4 (10.00%) CoffeeScript
5 4 (10.00%) Python
6 3 (7.50%) SQL
7 2 (5.00%) Perl
8 1 (2.50%) ES6
8 1 (2.50%) PHP 7
8 1 (2.50%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (5.00%) WAI
2 2 (5.00%) WCAG
System Software
1 5 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) Puppet
2 3 (7.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (2.50%) EPiServer
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle
1 1 (2.50%) Progress
1 1 (2.50%) VMware
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