The table below looks at the statistics for Sass skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sass over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 215 194 232
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +38
Contract jobs citing Sass 54 78 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.61% 0.82% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.28% 3.12% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 47 13
Median daily rate £375 £375 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £250 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £448 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
Sass
England

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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2367 2502 2157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.68% 26.16% 23.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1512 1590 1205
Median daily rate £390 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 36 46
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £16.30 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £50.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%

Sass
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 the South East

Sass
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Sass Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Sass
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sass across the South East region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Sass Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Sass
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Sass across the South East region.

Sass Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Sass
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sass within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Oxfordshire -3 10 £375 -3.53% 6
Buckinghamshire +24 9 £375 +11.11% 3
Berkshire -16 7 £365 -2.73% 5
West Sussex 0 6 £295 -5.60%
Surrey -3 6 £418 +6.03% 2
Hampshire -15 5 £349 -7.00% 13
Kent - 4 £260 -
Sass
England

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 South East region with a requirement for Sass.

1 118 (98.33%) CSS
2 117 (97.50%) HTML
2 117 (97.50%) JavaScript
3 78 (65.00%) CSS3
4 72 (60.00%) HTML5
5 65 (54.17%) AngularJS
6 61 (50.83%) LESS
7 59 (49.17%) Web Development
8 54 (45.00%) jQuery
8 54 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
9 49 (40.83%) Front End Development
10 41 (34.17%) Node.js
11 32 (26.67%) Git (software)
12 30 (25.00%) Scrum
13 29 (24.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 29 (24.17%) TDD
14 26 (21.67%) E-Commerce
14 26 (21.67%) Grunt
14 26 (21.67%) Backbone.js
15 25 (20.83%) PHP
15 25 (20.83%) Web Services
16 24 (20.00%) MVC
17 22 (18.33%) JSON
18 21 (17.50%) NoSQL
18 21 (17.50%) Kanban
19 20 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
20 19 (15.83%) User Experience
20 19 (15.83%) Continuous Integration
20 19 (15.83%) .NET
21 18 (15.00%) React

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 16 (13.33%) CMS
2 7 (5.83%) WordPress
3 5 (4.17%) EPiServer CMS
4 2 (1.67%) Confluence
4 2 (1.67%) NServiceBus
4 2 (1.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.83%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.83%) Drupal
5 1 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.83%) ExpressionEngine
5 1 (0.83%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (8.33%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.67%) Fireworks
2 2 (1.67%) GIMP
3 1 (0.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 17 (14.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.67%) Office 365
3 1 (0.83%) GitHub
3 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.50%) HTTP
2 1 (0.83%) Internet
2 1 (0.83%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (17.50%) NoSQL
2 9 (7.50%) SQL Server
3 8 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 7 (5.83%) MySQL
5 4 (3.33%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.50%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.50%) Redis
Development Applications
1 32 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 26 (21.67%) Grunt
3 16 (13.33%) Jasmine
4 12 (10.00%) Karma Test Runner
5 11 (9.17%) gulp
6 8 (6.67%) Subversion
7 7 (5.83%) Mocha
8 5 (4.17%) Visual Studio
9 3 (2.50%) Bower
10 2 (1.67%) Capybara
10 2 (1.67%) git-flow
10 2 (1.67%) JIRA
10 2 (1.67%) Maven
10 2 (1.67%) RSpec
10 2 (1.67%) Selenium
10 2 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (1.67%) webpack
11 1 (0.83%) Dreamweaver
11 1 (0.83%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.83%) TeamCity
General
1 17 (14.17%) Publishing
2 7 (5.83%) Finance
3 3 (2.50%) Marketing
4 1 (0.83%) Back Office
4 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 117 (97.50%) Developer
2 55 (45.83%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 45 (37.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 41 (34.17%) Web Developer
5 33 (27.50%) HTML Developer
6 30 (25.00%) HTML CSS Developer
7 22 (18.33%) Node.js Developer
8 19 (15.83%) PHP Developer
9 18 (15.00%) Agile Developer
9 18 (15.00%) PHP Web Developer
10 17 (14.17%) AWS Developer
10 17 (14.17%) E-Commerce Developer
10 17 (14.17%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
10 17 (14.17%) E-Commerce Web Developer
10 17 (14.17%) Magento Developer
10 17 (14.17%) PHP Magento Developer
11 10 (8.33%) Angular Developer
11 10 (8.33%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 8 (6.67%) UI Developer
13 6 (5.00%) EPiServer Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (98.33%) CSS
2 117 (97.50%) HTML
3 78 (65.00%) CSS3
4 72 (60.00%) HTML5
5 65 (54.17%) AngularJS
6 61 (50.83%) LESS
7 54 (45.00%) jQuery
8 41 (34.17%) Node.js
9 29 (24.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 26 (21.67%) Backbone.js
11 25 (20.83%) Web Services
12 22 (18.33%) JSON
13 19 (15.83%) .NET
14 18 (15.00%) React
15 15 (12.50%) Handlebars
15 15 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
16 14 (11.67%) ASP.NET
17 11 (9.17%) Ajax
18 5 (4.17%) REST
18 5 (4.17%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.83%) User Experience
2 9 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (5.00%) iPad
4 3 (2.50%) Animation
4 3 (2.50%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.50%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.67%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.83%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.83%) New Media
6 1 (0.83%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.67%) Linux
2 2 (1.67%) Android
2 2 (1.67%) Mac OS X
2 2 (1.67%) Unix
3 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.83%) VMS
3 1 (0.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (49.17%) Web Development
2 54 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (40.83%) Front End Development
4 30 (25.00%) Scrum
5 29 (24.17%) TDD
6 26 (21.67%) E-Commerce
7 24 (20.00%) MVC
8 21 (17.50%) Kanban
9 20 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
10 19 (15.83%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (15.00%) Open Source
12 17 (14.17%) API Development
12 17 (14.17%) Automation Testing
12 17 (14.17%) Pair Programming
13 11 (9.17%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
14 9 (7.50%) SEO
15 7 (5.83%) Automated Testing
15 7 (5.83%) Unit Testing
16 5 (4.17%) Data Protection
16 5 (4.17%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 117 (97.50%) JavaScript
2 25 (20.83%) PHP
3 12 (10.00%) C#
4 6 (5.00%) ES6
5 5 (4.17%) Java
5 5 (4.17%) SQL
6 3 (2.50%) Python
6 3 (2.50%) Ruby
7 2 (1.67%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.83%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (3.33%) Degree
1 4 (3.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 10 (8.33%) EPiServer
2 7 (5.83%) Twitter
3 6 (5.00%) Adobe
4 5 (4.17%) hybris
5 2 (1.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.83%) IBM
6 1 (0.83%) Sitecore
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago