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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 119 122 123
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs citing Sass 26 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.90% 0.34% 0.079%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.43% 1.66% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 8 2
Median daily rate £375 £388 £258
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +50.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £500 £264
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
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
587 602 744
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.23% 20.67% 29.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 308 471
Median daily rate £350 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 7
Median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +21.87%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.33% +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 25 May 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 25 May 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 0 13 £375 - 2
Glasgow +16 11 £375 - 3
Fife - 2 £160 -
Sass
UK

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 33 (100.00%) CSS
2 31 (93.94%) JavaScript
3 27 (81.82%) HTML
3 27 (81.82%) AngularJS
4 25 (75.76%) jQuery
5 19 (57.58%) Front End Development
6 17 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (51.52%) TDD
7 16 (48.48%) SQL
7 16 (48.48%) Git (software)
8 15 (45.45%) Java
8 15 (45.45%) Subversion
9 14 (42.42%) Python
9 14 (42.42%) NoSQL
9 14 (42.42%) Node.js
10 13 (39.39%) CoffeeScript
10 13 (39.39%) MongoDB
10 13 (39.39%) Web Development
10 13 (39.39%) Jenkins
10 13 (39.39%) Perl
10 13 (39.39%) Scrum
11 12 (36.36%) VMware
11 12 (36.36%) Flask
11 12 (36.36%) Hudson
11 12 (36.36%) HTML5
12 10 (30.30%) BDD
12 10 (30.30%) Kanban
12 10 (30.30%) Bower
12 10 (30.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 9 (27.27%) CSS3

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 14 (42.42%) Node.js
2 5 (15.15%) GeoServer
3 1 (3.03%) CMS
3 1 (3.03%) Drupal
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.03%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) KANA IQ
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.03%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (42.42%) NoSQL
2 13 (39.39%) MongoDB
3 6 (18.18%) GIS
4 5 (15.15%) QGIS
5 1 (3.03%) Big Data
5 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 16 (48.48%) Git (software)
2 15 (45.45%) Subversion
3 13 (39.39%) Jenkins
4 12 (36.36%) Hudson
5 10 (30.30%) Bower
6 7 (21.21%) Jasmine
6 7 (21.21%) Karma Test Runner
7 6 (18.18%) Grunt
8 5 (15.15%) DBeaver
9 1 (3.03%) gulp
9 1 (3.03%) Protractor
9 1 (3.03%) Selenium
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (39.39%) Senior Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (21.21%) Java Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Senior Java Developer
3 7 (21.21%) UI Developer
4 5 (15.15%) GIS Developer
4 5 (15.15%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Web Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Python Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Python Developer
7 2 (6.06%) HTML CSS Developer
7 2 (6.06%) HTML Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Java Programmer
7 2 (6.06%) Junior JavaScript Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior GIS Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Java Programmer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Perl Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (100.00%) CSS
2 27 (81.82%) AngularJS
2 27 (81.82%) HTML
3 25 (75.76%) jQuery
4 12 (36.36%) Flask
4 12 (36.36%) HTML5
5 10 (30.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 9 (27.27%) CSS3
7 7 (21.21%) LESS
8 6 (18.18%) RequireJS
9 5 (15.15%) Ajax
9 5 (15.15%) OpenLayers
9 5 (15.15%) PostGIS
10 3 (9.09%) Java EE
10 3 (9.09%) JSON
11 2 (6.06%) Backbone.js
11 2 (6.06%) D3.js
11 2 (6.06%) DOM
11 2 (6.06%) XHTML
12 1 (3.03%) Highcharts JS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) User Experience
2 4 (12.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (9.09%) W3C
4 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.06%) Photography
5 1 (3.03%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) Front End Development
2 17 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (51.52%) TDD
3 13 (39.39%) Scrum
3 13 (39.39%) Web Development
4 10 (30.30%) BDD
4 10 (30.30%) Kanban
5 6 (18.18%) OOD
5 6 (18.18%) Unit Testing
6 5 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (15.15%) Mentoring
6 5 (15.15%) Refactoring
6 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
6 5 (15.15%) Test Automation
7 4 (12.12%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (9.09%) Analytics
8 3 (9.09%) Coaching
8 3 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (6.06%) Data Architecture
9 2 (6.06%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (93.94%) JavaScript
2 16 (48.48%) SQL
3 15 (45.45%) Java
4 14 (42.42%) Python
5 13 (39.39%) CoffeeScript
5 13 (39.39%) Perl
6 9 (27.27%) PL/SQL
7 6 (18.18%) TypeScript
8 2 (6.06%) PHP
9 1 (3.03%) C#
9 1 (3.03%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) VMware
2 1 (3.03%) Adobe
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