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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 111 106 117
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Contract jobs citing Sass 32 18 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.15% 0.72% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.11% 2.40% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 7 0
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£400 £268 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.53% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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 Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
778 749 525
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 28.05% 30.08% 27.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 532 504 304
Average daily rate £340 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 15
Average hourly rate £45.00 £31.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -4.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 29 May 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 29 May 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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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 23 £400 +45.45% 7
South Yorkshire -11 1 - - 2
East Yorkshire - 1 £388 - 1
Sass
England

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 65 (94.20%) JavaScript
2 63 (91.30%) HTML
2 63 (91.30%) CSS
3 51 (73.91%) HTML5
3 51 (73.91%) CSS3
4 40 (57.97%) Git (software)
5 34 (49.28%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (40.58%) Responsive Web Design
6 28 (40.58%) Java
7 27 (39.13%) Node.js
8 24 (34.78%) TDD
8 24 (34.78%) Web Design
9 22 (31.88%) Ruby
10 20 (28.99%) LESS
10 20 (28.99%) Cucumber
11 19 (27.54%) QA
12 18 (26.09%) Pair Programming
12 18 (26.09%) PHP
12 18 (26.09%) Capybara
12 18 (26.09%) Sinatra
12 18 (26.09%) Continuous Improvement
13 17 (24.64%) Akamai
13 17 (24.64%) Open Source
13 17 (24.64%) TeamCity
13 17 (24.64%) VMware Infrastructure
13 17 (24.64%) IntelliJ
13 17 (24.64%) VMware
13 17 (24.64%) Cloud Foundry
13 17 (24.64%) New Relic
13 17 (24.64%) Graylog

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 27 (39.13%) Node.js
2 17 (24.64%) Cloud Foundry
3 6 (8.70%) Umbraco
4 4 (5.80%) WordPress
5 3 (4.35%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (13.04%) Adobe Illustrator
1 9 (13.04%) Photoshop
1 9 (13.04%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.29%) MySQL
2 8 (11.59%) Relational Database
3 5 (7.25%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.90%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.45%) Redis
5 1 (1.45%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.45%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 40 (57.97%) Git (software)
2 20 (28.99%) Cucumber
3 18 (26.09%) Capybara
4 17 (24.64%) TeamCity
4 17 (24.64%) IntelliJ
5 15 (21.74%) Grunt
6 11 (15.94%) Bower
7 9 (13.04%) Sublime Text
8 8 (11.59%) Subversion
9 4 (5.80%) Jenkins
9 4 (5.80%) Karma Test Runner
10 3 (4.35%) Sahi
10 3 (4.35%) WATIR
10 3 (4.35%) Selenium
10 3 (4.35%) QuickTest Pro
11 2 (2.90%) PHPUnit
12 1 (1.45%) Jasmine
12 1 (1.45%) RSpec
General
1 4 (5.80%) Publishing
2 2 (2.90%) Retail
3 1 (1.45%) Games
3 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 63 (91.30%) Developer
2 29 (42.03%) Front-End Developer
3 17 (24.64%) Ruby Developer
4 10 (14.49%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (7.25%) Web Developer
6 3 (4.35%) PHP Developer
6 3 (4.35%) Analyst
7 2 (2.90%) Test Analyst
7 2 (2.90%) QA Analyst
7 2 (2.90%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 2 (2.90%) Front-End Web Developer
8 1 (1.45%) Umbraco Developer
8 1 (1.45%) Creative Web Developer
8 1 (1.45%) UI Programmer
8 1 (1.45%) Junior Front-End Developer
8 1 (1.45%) UI Developer
8 1 (1.45%) Automation Analyst
8 1 (1.45%) Junior Developer
8 1 (1.45%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (1.45%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (91.30%) HTML
1 63 (91.30%) CSS
2 51 (73.91%) HTML5
2 51 (73.91%) CSS3
3 20 (28.99%) LESS
4 18 (26.09%) Sinatra
5 15 (21.74%) jQuery
6 11 (15.94%) AngularJS
7 10 (14.49%) Mustache
8 9 (13.04%) .NET
9 5 (7.25%) XHTML
10 4 (5.80%) Web Services
10 4 (5.80%) XML
10 4 (5.80%) RESTful
10 4 (5.80%) D3.js
10 4 (5.80%) Meteor
11 3 (4.35%) Backbone.js
11 3 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (4.35%) Ember.js
11 3 (4.35%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.39%) User Experience
2 2 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.45%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.14%) Mac OS X
1 7 (10.14%) UNIX
1 7 (10.14%) Linux
2 3 (4.35%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.35%) Android
3 2 (2.90%) Windows
3 2 (2.90%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (49.28%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (40.58%) Responsive Web Design
3 24 (34.78%) TDD
3 24 (34.78%) Web Design
4 18 (26.09%) Pair Programming
4 18 (26.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 17 (24.64%) Open Source
6 11 (15.94%) Mentoring
7 7 (10.14%) Configuration Management
8 6 (8.70%) OO
8 6 (8.70%) MVC
8 6 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (8.70%) BDD
9 5 (7.25%) Web Development
9 5 (7.25%) OOP
10 4 (5.80%) Scrum
10 4 (5.80%) Software Engineering
11 3 (4.35%) OO PHP
11 3 (4.35%) Web Application Development
11 3 (4.35%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 65 (94.20%) JavaScript
2 28 (40.58%) Java
3 22 (31.88%) Ruby
4 18 (26.09%) PHP
5 4 (5.80%) C#
6 3 (4.35%) SQL
7 1 (1.45%) Scala
7 1 (1.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (20.29%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) BC Cleared
2 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (27.54%) QA
System Software
1 17 (24.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (24.64%) Graylog
2 1 (1.45%) Graphite
2 1 (1.45%) Salt
2 1 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.45%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 17 (24.64%) Akamai
1 17 (24.64%) VMware
1 17 (24.64%) New Relic
2 3 (4.35%) Adobe
3 1 (1.45%) Splunk
3 1 (1.45%) Twitter
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