The first table below looks at the demand for Sass skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sass over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Scotland region.

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.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 128 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Sass 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.11% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.39% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£265 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £375 £200
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +87.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.00 -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
761 635 382
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 28.11% 25.68% 14.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 427 284 186
Average daily rate £375 £373 £309
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.53% +20.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £321
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 12
Average hourly rate £42.00 £32.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.23% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Sass
UK

Sass
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sass across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sass within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 3 £265 - 1
Glasgow - - - - 2
Sass
UK

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Sass also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Sass.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) Backbone.js
3 2 (50.00%) Web Application Development
3 2 (50.00%) C++
4 1 (25.00%) LESS
4 1 (25.00%) Ember.js
4 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (25.00%) Twitter
4 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (25.00%) QUnit
4 1 (25.00%) Jasmine
4 1 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) Web Design
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Subversion
4 1 (25.00%) Maven
4 1 (25.00%) Ruby
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax
4 1 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (25.00%) Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (25.00%) CodeIgniter

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Sass also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Sass. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) QUnit
1 1 (25.00%) Jasmine
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) Maven
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) UI Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 1 (25.00%) UI Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) Backbone.js
4 1 (25.00%) LESS
4 1 (25.00%) Ember.js
4 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax
4 1 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (25.00%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (25.00%) Django
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) JSP
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Twitter