The first table below looks at the demand for Sass skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sass over the 3 months to 9 July 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 South East 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
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 220 215 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Sass 25 19 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.28% 0.23% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.15% 0.91% -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 0
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£335 £388 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.54% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £375 £175
% change year-on-year
-10.66% +114.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2165 2098 2103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.17% 24.99% 21.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1225 1123 1081
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 83 88
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £23.13 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-4.14% +7.69%
Sass
England

Sass
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sass across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 July 2014.

Sass Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sass within the South East region over the 3 months to 9 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -3 13 £335 -13.54% 5
Buckinghamshire - 10 £300 - 3
East Sussex - 1 £375 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - - 2
Surrey - - - - 1
West Sussex - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 2
Kent - - - -
Sass
England

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 63 (100.00%) HTML
2 61 (96.83%) JavaScript
3 56 (88.89%) CSS
4 50 (79.37%) HTML5
5 49 (77.78%) jQuery
6 42 (66.67%) CSS3
7 19 (30.16%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (23.81%) Grunt
9 14 (22.22%) Git (software)
9 14 (22.22%) LESS
9 14 (22.22%) TDD
10 13 (20.63%) Ajax
11 12 (19.05%) PHP
12 11 (17.46%) Backbone.js
12 11 (17.46%) JSON
13 9 (14.29%) SQL
13 9 (14.29%) BDD
13 9 (14.29%) Jasmine
14 8 (12.70%) KnockoutJS
14 8 (12.70%) .NET
14 8 (12.70%) OO
14 8 (12.70%) C#
14 8 (12.70%) E-Commerce
14 8 (12.70%) Adobe Illustrator
15 7 (11.11%) Scrum
15 7 (11.11%) MVC
15 7 (11.11%) QUnit
15 7 (11.11%) AngularJS
16 6 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 6 (9.52%) Twitter

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (9.52%) CMS
2 4 (6.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (12.70%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (7.94%) Photoshop
3 2 (3.17%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.35%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.94%) MySQL
2 4 (6.35%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.17%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.59%) Big Data
4 1 (1.59%) Redis
Development Applications
1 15 (23.81%) Grunt
2 14 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 9 (14.29%) Jasmine
4 7 (11.11%) QUnit
5 5 (7.94%) Subversion
6 2 (3.17%) Axure RP
6 2 (3.17%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.17%) JIRA
6 2 (3.17%) Selenium
7 1 (1.59%) RSpec
General
1 5 (7.94%) Retail
2 2 (3.17%) Finance
3 1 (1.59%) Advertising
3 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.59%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 62 (98.41%) Developer
2 46 (73.02%) Front-End Developer
3 13 (20.63%) UI Developer
4 12 (19.05%) UI Programmer
5 10 (15.87%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 10 (15.87%) Senior Developer
6 8 (12.70%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (9.52%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 6 (9.52%) Web Developer
7 6 (9.52%) Front-End Web Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Designer
9 1 (1.59%) Software Developer
9 1 (1.59%) Software Engineer
9 1 (1.59%) Programmer
9 1 (1.59%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 1 (1.59%) Digital Designer
9 1 (1.59%) UI Designer
9 1 (1.59%) Photoshop Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (100.00%) HTML
2 56 (88.89%) CSS
3 50 (79.37%) HTML5
4 49 (77.78%) jQuery
5 42 (66.67%) CSS3
6 14 (22.22%) LESS
7 13 (20.63%) Ajax
8 11 (17.46%) Backbone.js
8 11 (17.46%) JSON
9 8 (12.70%) KnockoutJS
9 8 (12.70%) .NET
10 7 (11.11%) AngularJS
11 6 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (9.52%) XHTML
12 5 (7.94%) Durandal
13 4 (6.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 4 (6.35%) ASP.NET
13 4 (6.35%) .NET Framework
13 4 (6.35%) ASP.NET MVC
14 3 (4.76%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.52%) Open Source
2 1 (1.59%) E-Learning
2 1 (1.59%) iPhone
2 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.59%) Digital Media
2 1 (1.59%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.17%) Apple iOS
1 2 (3.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.16%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (22.22%) TDD
3 9 (14.29%) BDD
4 8 (12.70%) OO
4 8 (12.70%) E-Commerce
5 7 (11.11%) Scrum
5 7 (11.11%) MVC
6 6 (9.52%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (7.94%) Kanban
8 4 (6.35%) Pair Programming
8 4 (6.35%) SEO
8 4 (6.35%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (3.17%) Analytics
9 2 (3.17%) Dependency Management
9 2 (3.17%) Information Architecture
9 2 (3.17%) Customer Insight
9 2 (3.17%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (3.17%) Usability Testing
9 2 (3.17%) Migration
10 1 (1.59%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (96.83%) JavaScript
2 12 (19.05%) PHP
3 9 (14.29%) SQL
4 8 (12.70%) C#
5 6 (9.52%) Java
6 3 (4.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (3.17%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 6 (9.52%) Twitter
2 4 (6.35%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.35%) Adobe
3 2 (3.17%) SAP
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £370 per day
Posted: 6 days ago