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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
England / South East
Rank 175 199 215
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +16
Contract jobs citing Sass 65 61 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.84% 0.70% 0.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.26% 2.80% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 47 34
Median daily rate £400 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £260 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £393
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 - £175.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -

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
1996 2177 2402
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.94% 24.90% 24.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1249 1470 1382
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 47 55
Median hourly rate £43.50 £51.75 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.94% +72.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.64 £15.00 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.89 £60.62 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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
Surrey +30 20 £360 -0.68% 4
Berkshire +15 9 £400 +14.28% 1
West Sussex -6 9 £400 +14.28%
Hampshire +10 7 - - 16
Buckinghamshire -9 7 £350 - 5
Oxfordshire -6 6 £525 +23.52% 2
East Sussex +9 2 - - 3
Middlesex +8 2 £420 +20.00%
Kent -1 1 £318 -12.41% 4
Sass
England

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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.

1 143 (94.70%) CSS
2 122 (80.79%) JavaScript
3 117 (77.48%) HTML
4 101 (66.89%) CSS3
5 94 (62.25%) HTML5
6 86 (56.95%) Agile Software Development
6 86 (56.95%) AngularJS
7 84 (55.63%) jQuery
8 73 (48.34%) Front End Development
9 71 (47.02%) Web Development
10 60 (39.74%) React
11 59 (39.07%) Git (software)
12 56 (37.09%) LESS
12 56 (37.09%) Node.js
13 54 (35.76%) User Experience
14 43 (28.48%) TDD
15 42 (27.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 41 (27.15%) Web Services
17 39 (25.83%) .NET
18 38 (25.17%) C#
19 31 (20.53%) Scrum
19 31 (20.53%) Grunt
19 31 (20.53%) KnockoutJS
19 31 (20.53%) Wireframes
20 29 (19.21%) Bower
21 27 (17.88%) Octopus Deploy
21 27 (17.88%) Photoshop
21 27 (17.88%) Kanban
22 25 (16.56%) RESTful
22 25 (16.56%) BDD

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 18 (11.92%) CMS
2 7 (4.64%) Confluence
3 3 (1.99%) EPiServer
3 3 (1.99%) Umbraco
3 3 (1.99%) WordPress
4 1 (0.66%) Apache
4 1 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.66%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.66%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.66%) WebSphere
Applications
1 27 (17.88%) Photoshop
2 11 (7.28%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.99%) GIMP
4 1 (0.66%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.66%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.96%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.64%) Amazon Kinesis
2 7 (4.64%) AWS CloudFormation
2 7 (4.64%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (1.99%) SaaS
4 1 (0.66%) GitHub
4 1 (0.66%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.32%) Firewall
2 1 (0.66%) LAN
2 1 (0.66%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.28%) Oracle Database
2 9 (5.96%) NoSQL
2 9 (5.96%) Redis
3 7 (4.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 4 (2.65%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.32%) MySQL
6 1 (0.66%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 59 (39.07%) Git (software)
2 31 (20.53%) Grunt
3 29 (19.21%) Bower
4 27 (17.88%) Octopus Deploy
5 22 (14.57%) Team Foundation Server
6 21 (13.91%) Subversion
7 17 (11.26%) NuGet
8 12 (7.95%) Jasmine
9 10 (6.62%) Axure RP
9 10 (6.62%) Gatling
9 10 (6.62%) gulp
10 7 (4.64%) Jenkins
10 7 (4.64%) JIRA
10 7 (4.64%) webpack
11 6 (3.97%) TeamCity
11 6 (3.97%) Visual Studio
12 5 (3.31%) Selenium
13 3 (1.99%) Mercurial
14 2 (1.32%) Karma Test Runner
15 1 (0.66%) Bitbucket
General
1 24 (15.89%) Finance
2 10 (6.62%) Banking
3 8 (5.30%) Back Office
4 4 (2.65%) Publishing
5 1 (0.66%) Arabic Language
5 1 (0.66%) Legal
5 1 (0.66%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 145 (96.03%) Developer
2 90 (59.60%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 54 (35.76%) JavaScript Developer
4 40 (26.49%) Web Developer
5 27 (17.88%) .NET Developer
6 26 (17.22%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 26 (17.22%) HTML Developer
7 24 (15.89%) HTML CSS Developer
8 19 (12.58%) Angular Developer
9 18 (11.92%) UI Developer
10 17 (11.26%) C# Developer
11 14 (9.27%) C# .NET Developer
12 10 (6.62%) C# Web Developer
13 9 (5.96%) Agile Developer
14 8 (5.30%) .NET Web Developer
14 8 (5.30%) Full Stack Developer
15 7 (4.64%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 7 (4.64%) Node.js Developer
16 6 (3.97%) Agile .NET Developer
16 6 (3.97%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (94.70%) CSS
2 117 (77.48%) HTML
3 101 (66.89%) CSS3
4 94 (62.25%) HTML5
5 86 (56.95%) AngularJS
6 84 (55.63%) jQuery
7 60 (39.74%) React
8 56 (37.09%) LESS
8 56 (37.09%) Node.js
9 42 (27.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 41 (27.15%) Web Services
11 39 (25.83%) .NET
12 31 (20.53%) KnockoutJS
13 25 (16.56%) RESTful
14 23 (15.23%) Ajax
15 22 (14.57%) ASP.NET Web API
16 13 (8.61%) REST
17 11 (7.28%) Django
17 11 (7.28%) Ember.js
17 11 (7.28%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 54 (35.76%) User Experience
2 9 (5.96%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.65%) W3C
4 3 (1.99%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.99%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.99%) Minimum Viable Product
5 2 (1.32%) Animation
6 1 (0.66%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.95%) Unix
2 1 (0.66%) Linux
2 1 (0.66%) Windows
2 1 (0.66%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (56.95%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (48.34%) Front End Development
3 71 (47.02%) Web Development
4 43 (28.48%) TDD
5 31 (20.53%) Scrum
5 31 (20.53%) Wireframes
6 27 (17.88%) Kanban
7 25 (16.56%) BDD
8 23 (15.23%) Continuous Integration
8 23 (15.23%) Responsive Web Design
9 22 (14.57%) MVC
10 20 (13.25%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
10 20 (13.25%) E-Commerce
11 11 (7.28%) OO
11 11 (7.28%) Open Source
11 11 (7.28%) Software Engineering
11 11 (7.28%) User Stories
12 10 (6.62%) OOP
12 10 (6.62%) Performance Testing
12 10 (6.62%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 122 (80.79%) JavaScript
2 38 (25.17%) C#
3 11 (7.28%) Python
4 10 (6.62%) Java
4 10 (6.62%) SQL
5 9 (5.96%) PHP
6 4 (2.65%) ES6
7 2 (1.32%) ECMAScript
7 2 (1.32%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.66%) Perl
8 1 (0.66%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 11 (7.28%) Degree
2 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.99%) PCI DSS
1 3 (1.99%) WCAG
2 2 (1.32%) QA
3 1 (0.66%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (0.66%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (7.28%) Oracle
2 7 (4.64%) Google
3 5 (3.31%) SAP
4 3 (1.99%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.99%) ServiceNow
5 2 (1.32%) hybris
6 1 (0.66%) Adobe
6 1 (0.66%) IBM
6 1 (0.66%) Sencha
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