The first table below looks at the demand for Sass skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sass over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Sheffield 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 30 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing Sass 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.44% 1.11% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.69% 3.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £250 -
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
59 62 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 25.76% 34.44% 29.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 39 20
Average daily rate £275 £310 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.29% +5.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £251 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £468 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Sass
South Yorkshire

Sass
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sass across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Sass Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Sass
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Sass Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Sass
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Fireworks
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (66.67%) WCAG
2 2 (66.67%) W3C
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (100.00%) Fireworks
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Designer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Interaction Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Interaction Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Interaction Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Web Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) WCAG