The table below looks at the statistics for Sass skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sass over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 90 106 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Contract jobs citing Sass 37 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.43% 0.56% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.94% 1.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 21 9 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £320 £290
% change year-on-year
+2.34% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- -16.66%
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 Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
749 704 590
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 28.94% 30.20% 27.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 484 431 308
Average daily rate £335 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.34% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 15
Average hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

Sass
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sass across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Sass Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Sass
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Sass Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Sass
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sass across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Sass Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Sass
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sass within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. 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
West Yorkshire -6 19 £375 +36.36% 5
East Yorkshire - 8 £206 -
South Yorkshire -1 1 - - 1
North Yorkshire -3 1 £375 +3.44%
Sass
England

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 37 (88.10%) JavaScript
2 36 (85.71%) CSS
3 34 (80.95%) HTML
4 28 (66.67%) HTML5
4 28 (66.67%) CSS3
5 20 (47.62%) Node.js
6 16 (38.10%) Git (software)
7 14 (33.33%) LESS
7 14 (33.33%) jQuery
8 12 (28.57%) Java
8 12 (28.57%) Grunt
9 11 (26.19%) User Experience
9 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (23.81%) Ruby
10 10 (23.81%) PHP
10 10 (23.81%) Responsive Web Design
11 9 (21.43%) Cucumber
11 9 (21.43%) .NET
11 9 (21.43%) QA
11 9 (21.43%) TDD
11 9 (21.43%) Web Design
12 8 (19.05%) MySQL
12 8 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (19.05%) Bower
13 7 (16.67%) AngularJS
13 7 (16.67%) Open Source
14 6 (14.29%) Sinatra
14 6 (14.29%) Akamai
14 6 (14.29%) TeamCity
14 6 (14.29%) Umbraco

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 20 (47.62%) Node.js
2 6 (14.29%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (14.29%) Umbraco
3 2 (4.76%) WordPress
3 2 (4.76%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Photoshop
1 6 (14.29%) Fireworks
1 6 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) MySQL
2 2 (4.76%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (38.10%) Git (software)
2 12 (28.57%) Grunt
3 9 (21.43%) Cucumber
4 8 (19.05%) Bower
5 6 (14.29%) Sublime Text
5 6 (14.29%) TeamCity
5 6 (14.29%) Capybara
5 6 (14.29%) IntelliJ
5 6 (14.29%) Subversion
6 4 (9.52%) Karma Test Runner
7 3 (7.14%) Jenkins
7 3 (7.14%) Sahi
7 3 (7.14%) WATIR
7 3 (7.14%) Selenium
7 3 (7.14%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (4.76%) CruiseControl
8 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (4.76%) Jasmine
9 1 (2.38%) JSUnit
General
1 2 (4.76%) Law
1 2 (4.76%) Publishing
1 2 (4.76%) Games
2 1 (2.38%) Retail
2 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (88.10%) Developer
2 21 (50.00%) Front-End Developer
3 6 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
3 6 (14.29%) Ruby Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Web Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Test Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) .NET Developer
6 2 (4.76%) QA Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Front-End Web Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Automation Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Umbraco Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Creative Web Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Quality Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Junior Front-End Developer
7 1 (2.38%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (85.71%) CSS
2 34 (80.95%) HTML
3 28 (66.67%) HTML5
3 28 (66.67%) CSS3
4 14 (33.33%) jQuery
4 14 (33.33%) LESS
5 9 (21.43%) .NET
6 7 (16.67%) AngularJS
7 6 (14.29%) Mustache
7 6 (14.29%) Sinatra
8 5 (11.90%) Web Services
8 5 (11.90%) XML
9 3 (7.14%) JSON
9 3 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (4.76%) D3.js
10 2 (4.76%) Backbone.js
10 2 (4.76%) WCF
10 2 (4.76%) XHTML
10 2 (4.76%) SignalR
10 2 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) User Experience
2 7 (16.67%) Open Source
3 2 (4.76%) IVR
4 1 (2.38%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) UNIX
1 3 (7.14%) Linux
1 3 (7.14%) Mac OS X
2 1 (2.38%) Android
2 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (23.81%) Responsive Web Design
3 9 (21.43%) TDD
3 9 (21.43%) Web Design
4 8 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (14.29%) Pair Programming
6 5 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (9.52%) Web Development
8 3 (7.14%) Test Automation
8 3 (7.14%) BDD
8 3 (7.14%) Web Application Development
8 3 (7.14%) Software Engineering
8 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce
8 3 (7.14%) Configuration Management
9 2 (4.76%) MVC
9 2 (4.76%) UML
9 2 (4.76%) OOP
9 2 (4.76%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.38%) Coaching
10 1 (2.38%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (88.10%) JavaScript
2 12 (28.57%) Java
3 10 (23.81%) PHP
3 10 (23.81%) Ruby
4 4 (9.52%) SQL
4 4 (9.52%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Degree
2 3 (7.14%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.43%) QA
System Software
1 6 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) Graylog
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) VMware
1 6 (14.29%) Akamai
1 6 (14.29%) New Relic
2 3 (7.14%) Adobe
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