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 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 216 227 221
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Contract jobs citing Sass 57 40 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.59% 0.40% 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.36% 1.75% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 21 15
Median daily rate £325 £340 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +1.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £285 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +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
2415 2285 2158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.04% 22.96% 23.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1587 1398 1257
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 40 49
Median hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £18.00 £17.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £44.00 £52.50
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 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 4 May 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 4 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
Oxfordshire +19 12 £425 - 2
Surrey -3 11 £325 -3.70% 7
Berkshire -5 9 £325 -7.14%
Kent - 8 £350 - 1
Hampshire +2 6 £275 -17.91% 4
Buckinghamshire +14 4 £238 - 4
West Sussex -18 4 £344 -23.61%
East Sussex +2 2 £338 -0.73% 1
Sass
England

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

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 South East region with a requirement for Sass.

1 123 (96.85%) JavaScript
1 123 (96.85%) HTML
1 123 (96.85%) CSS
2 75 (59.06%) HTML5
3 66 (51.97%) AngularJS
4 64 (50.39%) LESS
5 60 (47.24%) CSS3
6 59 (46.46%) Front End Development
7 58 (45.67%) jQuery
8 56 (44.09%) Agile Software Development
9 52 (40.94%) Git (software)
10 46 (36.22%) Web Development
11 39 (30.71%) Node.js
11 39 (30.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 35 (27.56%) Backbone.js
13 33 (25.98%) Grunt
14 32 (25.20%) gulp
15 30 (23.62%) PHP
16 28 (22.05%) React
17 26 (20.47%) Scrum
18 25 (19.69%) TDD
19 22 (17.32%) E-Commerce
19 22 (17.32%) Responsive Web Design
20 20 (15.75%) User Experience
21 19 (14.96%) MVC
21 19 (14.96%) Jasmine
22 17 (13.39%) NoSQL
22 17 (13.39%) Java
22 17 (13.39%) Web Services
23 16 (12.60%) webpack

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 39 (30.71%) Node.js
2 8 (6.30%) CMS
3 3 (2.36%) Apache
3 3 (2.36%) Confluence
3 3 (2.36%) Drupal
3 3 (2.36%) NServiceBus
3 3 (2.36%) WordPress
4 2 (1.57%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.57%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.79%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.79%) SilverStripe
5 1 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.79%) TYPO3
5 1 (0.79%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (8.66%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.36%) MS Office
3 2 (1.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.57%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.57%) Fireworks
3 2 (1.57%) GIMP
4 1 (0.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (7.87%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.87%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.36%) GitHub
3 2 (1.57%) Adobe Analytics
3 2 (1.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.57%) Internet
2 1 (0.79%) HTTP
2 1 (0.79%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.39%) NoSQL
2 10 (7.87%) MySQL
3 6 (4.72%) MongoDB
3 6 (4.72%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.94%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (3.15%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.36%) Redis
7 1 (0.79%) Big Data
7 1 (0.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 52 (40.94%) Git (software)
2 33 (25.98%) Grunt
3 32 (25.20%) gulp
4 19 (14.96%) Jasmine
5 16 (12.60%) webpack
6 14 (11.02%) Karma Test Runner
7 8 (6.30%) Mocha
8 7 (5.51%) Subversion
9 4 (3.15%) Bower
9 4 (3.15%) Cucumber
10 3 (2.36%) Dreamweaver
10 3 (2.36%) JIRA
10 3 (2.36%) Visual Studio
11 2 (1.57%) Babel
11 2 (1.57%) Maven
11 2 (1.57%) RSpec
12 1 (0.79%) Jenkins
12 1 (0.79%) NetBeans
12 1 (0.79%) PhpStorm
12 1 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (8.66%) Finance
1 11 (8.66%) Publishing
2 5 (3.94%) Marketing
2 5 (3.94%) Retail
3 1 (0.79%) Banking
3 1 (0.79%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 118 (92.91%) Developer
2 59 (46.46%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 44 (34.65%) JavaScript Developer
4 36 (28.35%) Web Developer
5 30 (23.62%) HTML Developer
6 26 (20.47%) HTML CSS Developer
7 20 (15.75%) PHP Developer
8 14 (11.02%) Node.js Developer
9 13 (10.24%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 12 (9.45%) E-Commerce Developer
10 12 (9.45%) PHP Web Developer
11 11 (8.66%) E-Commerce Web Developer
12 10 (7.87%) Agile Developer
12 10 (7.87%) Angular Developer
12 10 (7.87%) UI Developer
13 9 (7.09%) AWS Developer
13 9 (7.09%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
13 9 (7.09%) Magento Developer
13 9 (7.09%) PHP Magento Developer
14 7 (5.51%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (96.85%) CSS
1 123 (96.85%) HTML
2 75 (59.06%) HTML5
3 66 (51.97%) AngularJS
4 64 (50.39%) LESS
5 60 (47.24%) CSS3
6 58 (45.67%) jQuery
7 39 (30.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 35 (27.56%) Backbone.js
9 28 (22.05%) React
10 17 (13.39%) Web Services
11 15 (11.81%) Handlebars
11 15 (11.81%) JSON
12 13 (10.24%) KnockoutJS
13 11 (8.66%) Ajax
14 10 (7.87%) .NET
15 9 (7.09%) Browserify
15 9 (7.09%) Laravel
16 8 (6.30%) Django
16 8 (6.30%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.75%) User Experience
2 11 (8.66%) Computer Science
3 9 (7.09%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.94%) iPad
5 4 (3.15%) Animation
6 3 (2.36%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.57%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.79%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.79%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.79%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.79%) New Media
8 1 (0.79%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.45%) Linux
2 6 (4.72%) Android
2 6 (4.72%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.79%) Debian
3 1 (0.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (46.46%) Front End Development
2 56 (44.09%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (36.22%) Web Development
4 26 (20.47%) Scrum
5 25 (19.69%) TDD
6 22 (17.32%) E-Commerce
6 22 (17.32%) Responsive Web Design
7 19 (14.96%) MVC
8 15 (11.81%) OO
9 13 (10.24%) Kanban
10 12 (9.45%) Open Source
10 12 (9.45%) Software Engineering
11 11 (8.66%) API Development
12 10 (7.87%) Unit Testing
13 9 (7.09%) Automation Testing
13 9 (7.09%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (7.09%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
13 9 (7.09%) Functional Programming
13 9 (7.09%) Pair Programming
14 8 (6.30%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 123 (96.85%) JavaScript
2 30 (23.62%) PHP
3 17 (13.39%) Java
4 14 (11.02%) ES6
5 10 (7.87%) CoffeeScript
5 10 (7.87%) Python
6 9 (7.09%) TypeScript
7 5 (3.94%) SQL
8 4 (3.15%) Ruby
9 3 (2.36%) C#
10 1 (0.79%) PHP 5
10 1 (0.79%) PHP 7
10 1 (0.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (8.66%) Degree
2 1 (0.79%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.79%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (1.57%) Docker
2 1 (0.79%) KVM
2 1 (0.79%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (0.79%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 9 (7.09%) Adobe
2 8 (6.30%) Twitter
3 4 (3.15%) EPiServer
4 2 (1.57%) Google
4 2 (1.57%) IBM
4 2 (1.57%) Zend
5 1 (0.79%) Facebook
5 1 (0.79%) Infobright
5 1 (0.79%) Sitecore
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