The table below looks at the statistics for Sass skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sass over the 3 months to 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 26 35 46
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +11
Contract jobs citing Sass 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.89% 0.77% 0.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.65% 2.50% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £306 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.39% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Southampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
43 80 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 19.11% 30.77% 45.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 48 76
Median daily rate £355 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.38% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 3
Median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £12.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +249.51%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

Sass
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton 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 Southampton

Sass
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Sass Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Sass
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Sass.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) WCAG
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) DOM
2 2 (66.67%) W3C
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) LESS
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (66.67%) HTML CSS Developer
2 2 (66.67%) HTML Developer
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) DOM
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
1 2 (66.67%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) WCAG