The table below looks at the statistics for Sass skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sass over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
England / West Midlands
Rank 115 118 106
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Contract jobs citing Sass 8 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.33% 0.39% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.29% 1.54% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 6
Median daily rate £360 £313 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.20% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £233 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £450 £335
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
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 West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
620 651 521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.69% 25.56% 23.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 409 404 325
Median daily rate £375 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 12 14
Median hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% +1.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £14.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £45.00 £36.50
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 West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

Sass
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Sass Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Sass
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sass across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

Sass Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Sass
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sass within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 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
Birmingham +1 4 £320 +33.33% 3
Staffordshire -5 2 £345 -
Coventry -3 1 £413 +83.33% 3
Warwickshire -8 1 £375 -16.71% 7
Sass
England

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Sass.

1 35 (100.00%) CSS
2 34 (97.14%) HTML
3 27 (77.14%) HTML5
4 26 (74.29%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (57.14%) JavaScript
6 18 (51.43%) Scrum
7 17 (48.57%) C#
7 17 (48.57%) LESS
8 15 (42.86%) Continuous Deployment
8 15 (42.86%) .NET
8 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
8 15 (42.86%) MVC
8 15 (42.86%) BDD
8 15 (42.86%) CSS3
9 14 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (40.00%) Kanban
9 14 (40.00%) TDD
10 13 (37.14%) Git (software)
10 13 (37.14%) Cross-Browser Testing
10 13 (37.14%) AngularJS
11 12 (34.29%) IaaS
11 12 (34.29%) Dapper ORM
11 12 (34.29%) Continuous Delivery
11 12 (34.29%) SOLID
11 12 (34.29%) Microsoft Azure
11 12 (34.29%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (34.29%) SaaS
11 12 (34.29%) PaaS
11 12 (34.29%) Entity Framework
11 12 (34.29%) Waterfall

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 6 (17.14%) Confluence
2 2 (5.71%) CMS
3 1 (2.86%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) HipChat
2 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.86%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Magento
1 1 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (34.29%) IaaS
1 12 (34.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (34.29%) PaaS
1 12 (34.29%) SaaS
2 4 (11.43%) GitHub
3 2 (5.71%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) HTTP
2 1 (2.86%) Network Security
2 1 (2.86%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) MongoDB
1 4 (11.43%) NoSQL
2 3 (8.57%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.86%) DocumentDB
3 1 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (37.14%) Git (software)
2 12 (34.29%) Visual Studio Team System
3 7 (20.00%) Jasmine
4 6 (17.14%) gulp
4 6 (17.14%) JIRA
4 6 (17.14%) Protractor
4 6 (17.14%) TeamCity
5 5 (14.29%) Grunt
6 4 (11.43%) Cucumber
7 3 (8.57%) Capybara
7 3 (8.57%) git-flow
7 3 (8.57%) JUnit
7 3 (8.57%) RSpec
7 3 (8.57%) Subversion
8 2 (5.71%) NUnit
8 2 (5.71%) SpecFlow
9 1 (2.86%) Bower
9 1 (2.86%) Mocha
9 1 (2.86%) WebDriver
9 1 (2.86%) webpack
General
1 8 (22.86%) Retail
2 6 (17.14%) Finance
3 2 (5.71%) Marketing
3 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.86%) Electronics
4 1 (2.86%) Games
4 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (94.29%) Developer
2 11 (31.43%) .NET Developer
3 8 (22.86%) UI Developer
4 7 (20.00%) C# Developer
5 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (17.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (17.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (14.29%) Angular Developer
6 5 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (11.43%) HTML CSS Developer
7 4 (11.43%) HTML Developer
8 3 (8.57%) Agile .NET Developer
8 3 (8.57%) Agile C# Developer
8 3 (8.57%) Agile Developer
8 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 3 (8.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (8.57%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 2 (5.71%) Digital Developer
9 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
10 1 (2.86%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (100.00%) CSS
2 34 (97.14%) HTML
3 27 (77.14%) HTML5
4 17 (48.57%) LESS
5 15 (42.86%) .NET
5 15 (42.86%) CSS3
6 13 (37.14%) AngularJS
7 12 (34.29%) .NET Framework
7 12 (34.29%) ASP.NET
7 12 (34.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (34.29%) Dapper ORM
7 12 (34.29%) Entity Framework
8 11 (31.43%) Node.js
9 9 (25.71%) jQuery
10 6 (17.14%) Highcharts JS
11 4 (11.43%) DOM
11 4 (11.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (8.57%) Ajax
12 3 (8.57%) Dropwizard
12 3 (8.57%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) User Experience
1 2 (5.71%) Virtual Team
2 1 (2.86%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) Linux
1 3 (8.57%) Mac OS X
1 3 (8.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (74.29%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (51.43%) Scrum
3 15 (42.86%) BDD
3 15 (42.86%) Continuous Deployment
3 15 (42.86%) MVC
4 14 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (40.00%) Kanban
4 14 (40.00%) TDD
5 13 (37.14%) Cross-Browser Testing
6 12 (34.29%) Continuous Delivery
6 12 (34.29%) CQRS
6 12 (34.29%) Domain-Driven Design
6 12 (34.29%) SOLID
6 12 (34.29%) Waterfall
7 9 (25.71%) Responsive Web Design
7 9 (25.71%) Web Development
8 6 (17.14%) Analytics
8 6 (17.14%) Web Design
9 5 (14.29%) Unit Testing
10 4 (11.43%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 20 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 17 (48.57%) C#
3 4 (11.43%) Java
4 3 (8.57%) PHP
4 3 (8.57%) Python
4 3 (8.57%) Ruby
4 3 (8.57%) Scala
4 3 (8.57%) SQL
4 3 (8.57%) TypeScript
5 1 (2.86%) ES6
5 1 (2.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
1 1 (2.86%) WAI
Vendors
1 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) Adobe
2 2 (5.71%) Ensighten
3 1 (2.86%) SAP
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