The table below looks at the statistics for Sass skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sass over the 3 months to 25 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 119 111 133
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +22
Contract jobs citing Sass 19 31 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.64% 1.00% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.46% 3.87% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 20 8
Median daily rate £325 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
773 802 816
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 26.21% 25.87% 27.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 534 557 555
Median daily rate £350 £358 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.09% +5.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £439 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 37 17
Median hourly rate £38.75 £38.89 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.34% +8.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.39 £19.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%

Sass
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

Sass
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Sass Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Sass
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

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

Sass Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Sass
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Sass Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Sass
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Bristol -5 10 £325 +8.33% 2
Wiltshire -7 3 £325 - 6
Dorset -8 3 £370 +5.71% 6
Devon - 2 £338 -
Gloucestershire -3 1 - - 2
Sass
England

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 West region with a requirement for Sass.

1 45 (100.00%) CSS
2 41 (91.11%) JavaScript
3 40 (88.89%) HTML
4 23 (51.11%) Java
5 22 (48.89%) Responsive Web Design
6 21 (46.67%) Git (software)
7 20 (44.44%) HTML5
7 20 (44.44%) Web Development
8 19 (42.22%) PostgreSQL
9 18 (40.00%) Ruby
9 18 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
9 18 (40.00%) SQL
9 18 (40.00%) Python
9 18 (40.00%) NoSQL
9 18 (40.00%) Unit Testing
9 18 (40.00%) Front End Development
10 17 (37.78%) MongoDB
10 17 (37.78%) Open Source
10 17 (37.78%) CSS3
10 17 (37.78%) Web Design
11 16 (35.56%) Migration
11 16 (35.56%) Subversion
11 16 (35.56%) ETL
11 16 (35.56%) Configuration Management
11 16 (35.56%) Data Migration
12 15 (33.33%) Visualisation
12 15 (33.33%) Integration Testing
12 15 (33.33%) Linux
13 14 (31.11%) Security Cleared

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 12 (26.67%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (6.67%) CMS
3 1 (2.22%) Apache
3 1 (2.22%) ExpressionEngine
3 1 (2.22%) nginx
3 1 (2.22%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (2.22%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.22%) InDesign
2 1 (2.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (28.89%) GitHub
2 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (28.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (42.22%) PostgreSQL
2 18 (40.00%) NoSQL
3 17 (37.78%) MongoDB
4 13 (28.89%) Relational Database
5 5 (11.11%) MySQL
6 1 (2.22%) GIS
6 1 (2.22%) Redis
Development Applications
1 21 (46.67%) Git (software)
2 16 (35.56%) Subversion
3 14 (31.11%) RSpec
4 13 (28.89%) Capybara
4 13 (28.89%) Cucumber
4 13 (28.89%) git-flow
4 13 (28.89%) Grunt
4 13 (28.89%) JUnit
5 9 (20.00%) gulp
6 5 (11.11%) JIRA
7 4 (8.89%) webpack
8 3 (6.67%) Bower
8 3 (6.67%) Selenium
8 3 (6.67%) WebDriver
9 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio
10 1 (2.22%) Jasmine
10 1 (2.22%) Karma Test Runner
10 1 (2.22%) Mocha
10 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 42 (93.33%) Developer
2 16 (35.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 10 (22.22%) Ruby Developer
4 8 (17.78%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 4 (8.89%) UI Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Designer
7 2 (4.44%) HTML Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Senior UI Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Web Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Web UI Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Angular Developer
8 1 (2.22%) E-Commerce Developer
8 1 (2.22%) HTML CSS Designer
8 1 (2.22%) HTML CSS Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Lead UX Designer
8 1 (2.22%) Magento Developer
8 1 (2.22%) PHP Laravel Developer
8 1 (2.22%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (100.00%) CSS
2 40 (88.89%) HTML
3 20 (44.44%) HTML5
4 18 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 17 (37.78%) CSS3
6 13 (28.89%) Dropwizard
7 10 (22.22%) AngularJS
7 10 (22.22%) LESS
8 9 (20.00%) jQuery
9 7 (15.56%) Backbone.js
10 6 (13.33%) Ajax
11 5 (11.11%) JSON
11 5 (11.11%) Node.js
12 4 (8.89%) React
12 4 (8.89%) RequireJS
12 4 (8.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 3 (6.67%) Apache Cordova
13 3 (6.67%) Ember.js
13 3 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
14 1 (2.22%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 15 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 4 (8.89%) Social Media
3 2 (4.44%) iPad
4 1 (2.22%) Blog
4 1 (2.22%) User Experience
4 1 (2.22%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 15 (33.33%) Linux
2 13 (28.89%) Mac OS X
2 13 (28.89%) Unix
3 5 (11.11%) Windows
4 3 (6.67%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (48.89%) Responsive Web Design
2 20 (44.44%) Web Development
3 18 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (40.00%) Front End Development
3 18 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 17 (37.78%) Open Source
4 17 (37.78%) Web Design
5 16 (35.56%) Configuration Management
5 16 (35.56%) Data Migration
5 16 (35.56%) ETL
5 16 (35.56%) Migration
6 15 (33.33%) Integration Testing
7 6 (13.33%) E-Commerce
7 6 (13.33%) OO
8 5 (11.11%) MVC
8 5 (11.11%) OOP
9 4 (8.89%) Infographics
9 4 (8.89%) TDD
10 3 (6.67%) Scrum
10 3 (6.67%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 41 (91.11%) JavaScript
2 23 (51.11%) Java
3 18 (40.00%) Python
3 18 (40.00%) Ruby
3 18 (40.00%) SQL
4 13 (28.89%) Scala
5 7 (15.56%) PHP
6 6 (13.33%) TypeScript
7 3 (6.67%) ECMAScript
8 2 (4.44%) C#
9 1 (2.22%) C
9 1 (2.22%) ES6
Qualifications
1 14 (31.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (11.11%) Adobe
1 5 (11.11%) Sitecore
2 1 (2.22%) Apple
2 1 (2.22%) Google
2 1 (2.22%) Sencha
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