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 4 December 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 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 105 131 134
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +3
Contract jobs citing Sass 35 20 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.29% 0.63% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.16% 2.12% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 13 9
Median daily rate £338 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £267 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £375 £352
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +3.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £48.51 -
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
678 944 812
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 25.02% 29.58% 24.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 476 687 516
Median daily rate £350 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 26
Median hourly rate £23.78 £42.63 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.22% -10.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.30 £37.50 £25.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £48.46 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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
Wiltshire +2 14 £338 -10.00% 1
Bristol +15 11 £313 -10.71% 4
Dorset +2 4 £375 +47.05% 1
Somerset +25 3 £275 -15.38% 2
Gloucestershire 0 1 £425 +27.81% 1
Sass
England

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 70 (98.59%) CSS
2 67 (94.37%) HTML
3 61 (85.92%) JavaScript
4 43 (60.56%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (52.11%) jQuery
6 34 (47.89%) Front End Development
7 32 (45.07%) HTML5
8 25 (35.21%) CSS3
9 21 (29.58%) Java
10 18 (25.35%) .NET
10 18 (25.35%) Git (software)
10 18 (25.35%) Responsive Web Design
10 18 (25.35%) AngularJS
10 18 (25.35%) REST
10 18 (25.35%) Cucumber
11 17 (23.94%) BDD
11 17 (23.94%) TDD
11 17 (23.94%) MVC
12 16 (22.54%) SOAP
12 16 (22.54%) Spring
13 15 (21.13%) Web Development
13 15 (21.13%) C#
13 15 (21.13%) Mockito
14 13 (18.31%) Spring MVC
14 13 (18.31%) ASP.NET
14 13 (18.31%) JUnit
14 13 (18.31%) Hibernate
14 13 (18.31%) LESS
15 12 (16.90%) Bitbucket
15 12 (16.90%) Scrum

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 8 (11.27%) Apache
1 8 (11.27%) CMS
2 7 (9.86%) IIS
3 6 (8.45%) Tomcat
4 5 (7.04%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (4.23%) Drupal
5 3 (4.23%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (2.82%) Moodle
6 2 (2.82%) nginx
6 2 (2.82%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.82%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.82%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (8.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (2.82%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.82%) InDesign
2 2 (2.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.82%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.63%) GitHub
2 3 (4.23%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.68%) LDAP
2 4 (5.63%) Internet
3 2 (2.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.68%) MySQL
2 7 (9.86%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.63%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.23%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.23%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.82%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (25.35%) Cucumber
1 18 (25.35%) Git (software)
2 15 (21.13%) Mockito
3 13 (18.31%) JUnit
4 12 (16.90%) Bitbucket
5 10 (14.08%) Maven
6 9 (12.68%) Grunt
7 7 (9.86%) Visual Studio
8 6 (8.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (7.04%) Jasmine
9 5 (7.04%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (4.23%) Bower
11 2 (2.82%) Capybara
11 2 (2.82%) git-flow
11 2 (2.82%) gulp
11 2 (2.82%) Mocha
11 2 (2.82%) RSpec
11 2 (2.82%) Subversion
12 1 (1.41%) JBehave
12 1 (1.41%) Selenium
General
1 11 (15.49%) Finance
2 3 (4.23%) Marketing
3 2 (2.82%) Automotive
3 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.41%) Advertising
4 1 (1.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 67 (94.37%) Developer
2 30 (42.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 17 (23.94%) Java Developer
4 14 (19.72%) HTML Developer
4 14 (19.72%) JavaScript Developer
5 12 (16.90%) HTML CSS Developer
6 5 (7.04%) .NET Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Digital Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Sitecore Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Agile Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Agile Java Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Angular Developer
8 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (4.23%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (4.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (4.23%) C# Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (98.59%) CSS
2 67 (94.37%) HTML
3 37 (52.11%) jQuery
4 32 (45.07%) HTML5
5 25 (35.21%) CSS3
6 18 (25.35%) .NET
6 18 (25.35%) AngularJS
6 18 (25.35%) REST
7 16 (22.54%) SOAP
7 16 (22.54%) Spring
8 13 (18.31%) ASP.NET
8 13 (18.31%) Hibernate
8 13 (18.31%) LESS
8 13 (18.31%) Spring MVC
9 12 (16.90%) JSON
10 10 (14.08%) Ajax
11 7 (9.86%) Compass CSS Framework
12 6 (8.45%) Backbone.js
12 6 (8.45%) JDBC
12 6 (8.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.08%) W3C
2 8 (11.27%) User Experience
3 5 (7.04%) Social Media
4 4 (5.63%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.82%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.82%) e-Learning
5 2 (2.82%) SCORM
6 1 (1.41%) iPad
6 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.41%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.68%) Windows
2 8 (11.27%) Linux
3 2 (2.82%) Mac OS X
3 2 (2.82%) Unix
4 1 (1.41%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (60.56%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (47.89%) Front End Development
3 18 (25.35%) Responsive Web Design
4 17 (23.94%) BDD
4 17 (23.94%) MVC
4 17 (23.94%) TDD
5 15 (21.13%) Web Development
6 12 (16.90%) Scrum
7 8 (11.27%) OOP
8 7 (9.86%) OO
9 6 (8.45%) E-Commerce
9 6 (8.45%) Kanban
9 6 (8.45%) Pair Programming
9 6 (8.45%) Web Design
10 5 (7.04%) Infographics
10 5 (7.04%) Open Source
10 5 (7.04%) Web Accessibility
11 4 (5.63%) Content Management
12 3 (4.23%) B2C
12 3 (4.23%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 61 (85.92%) JavaScript
2 21 (29.58%) Java
3 15 (21.13%) C#
4 9 (12.68%) PHP
5 8 (11.27%) Python
6 7 (9.86%) Ruby
7 6 (8.45%) ActionScript
7 6 (8.45%) SQL
8 4 (5.63%) Scala
9 2 (2.82%) ActionScript 3.0
10 1 (1.41%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (1.41%) Perl
10 1 (1.41%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) WCAG
2 2 (2.82%) QA
System Software
1 9 (12.68%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (16.90%) Sitecore
2 8 (11.27%) Adobe
3 4 (5.63%) Apple
4 2 (2.82%) Microsoft
Swindon, Wiltshire
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