The table below looks at the statistics for Sass skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sass over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank - 48 48
Contract jobs citing Sass 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.28% 1.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.65% 6.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Median daily rate - £138 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -59.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
Sass
South West

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 Somerset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
88 153 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 35.06% 42.86% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 102 53
Median daily rate £325 £338 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £518 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -21.05%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.55 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.53% +7.14%

Sass
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Somerset 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 Somerset

Sass
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Sass Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 4 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Sass.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Magento
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) nginx
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) ExpressionEngine
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) WordPress
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (50.00%) Yii
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Laravel
2 1 (50.00%) LESS
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) Grunt
2 1 (50.00%) OO PHP
2 1 (50.00%) gulp

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) ExpressionEngine
1 1 (50.00%) nginx
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
1 1 (50.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Grunt
1 1 (50.00%) gulp
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (50.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 1 (50.00%) HTML Developer
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Magento Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP Laravel Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) Laravel
2 1 (50.00%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (50.00%) LESS
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) Yii
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) OO PHP
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Google