The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Sass skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sass over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
South East / Berkshire
Rank 95 113 106
Rank change year-on-year +18 -7  
Contract jobs citing Sass 6 13 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.32% 0.53% 0.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.82% 3.01% 4.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 14
Median daily rate £400 £353 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.47% +0.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £150 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £388 £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £175.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 -

Sass is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 329 432 614
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 17.76% 17.63% 21.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 264 368
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 9
Median hourly rate £15.00 £55.55 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -72.99% +70.92%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

Sass
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Sass as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Sass in Berkshire

Sass
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Sass in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Sass in Berkshire

Sass
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sass within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Bracknell - 2 £450 - 1
Reading +12 1 - - 1
Newbury +3 1 - -
Sass
South East

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Sass.

1 31 (100.00%) HTML
2 30 (96.77%) CSS
3 29 (93.55%) JavaScript
4 23 (74.19%) AngularJS
5 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (58.06%) HTML5
7 15 (48.39%) User Experience
7 15 (48.39%) Front End Development
8 14 (45.16%) Scrum
8 14 (45.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 13 (41.94%) CSS3
10 12 (38.71%) Wireframes
11 11 (35.48%) Photoshop
11 11 (35.48%) Adobe Illustrator
11 11 (35.48%) LESS
12 10 (32.26%) Axure RP
12 10 (32.26%) Project Management
13 9 (29.03%) Ember.js
14 7 (22.58%) Open Source
14 7 (22.58%) Node.js
14 7 (22.58%) jQuery
14 7 (22.58%) Git (software)
15 6 (19.35%) TDD
15 6 (19.35%) gulp
16 5 (16.13%) Browserify
16 5 (16.13%) webpack
16 5 (16.13%) Jasmine
16 5 (16.13%) User Stories
16 5 (16.13%) Pair Programming
16 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 3 (9.68%) Confluence
2 2 (6.45%) CMS
3 1 (3.23%) Apache
3 1 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.23%) ExpressionEngine
3 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (35.48%) Adobe Illustrator
1 11 (35.48%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (9.68%) Amazon Kinesis
1 3 (9.68%) AWS CloudFormation
1 3 (9.68%) AWS Lambda
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 10 (32.26%) Axure RP
2 7 (22.58%) Git (software)
3 6 (19.35%) gulp
4 5 (16.13%) Jasmine
4 5 (16.13%) webpack
5 4 (12.90%) Gatling
6 3 (9.68%) Jenkins
6 3 (9.68%) JIRA
7 2 (6.45%) Grunt
8 1 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (3.23%) Bitbucket
8 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
8 1 (3.23%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (3.23%) Maven
8 1 (3.23%) Mocha
8 1 (3.23%) Mockito
8 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 1 (3.23%) Arabic Language
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (48.39%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 12 (38.71%) JavaScript Developer
4 11 (35.48%) UI Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Angular Developer
6 4 (12.90%) HTML CSS Developer
6 4 (12.90%) HTML Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Web Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Web UI Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Applications Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Designer
8 1 (3.23%) Graduate
8 1 (3.23%) Graduate Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Java Applications Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Java Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Java Web Applications Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Junior
8 1 (3.23%) Junior Designer
8 1 (3.23%) Junior Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) HTML
2 30 (96.77%) CSS
3 23 (74.19%) AngularJS
4 18 (58.06%) HTML5
5 14 (45.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 13 (41.94%) CSS3
7 11 (35.48%) LESS
8 9 (29.03%) Ember.js
9 7 (22.58%) jQuery
9 7 (22.58%) Node.js
10 5 (16.13%) Browserify
11 4 (12.90%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (12.90%) React
11 4 (12.90%) RESTful
11 4 (12.90%) Web Services
12 3 (9.68%) Backbone.js
13 2 (6.45%) Angular 2
13 2 (6.45%) Handlebars
13 2 (6.45%) REST
14 1 (3.23%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 15 (48.39%) User Experience
2 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (48.39%) Front End Development
3 14 (45.16%) Scrum
4 12 (38.71%) Wireframes
5 10 (32.26%) Project Management
6 7 (22.58%) Open Source
7 6 (19.35%) TDD
8 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (16.13%) Pair Programming
8 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
8 5 (16.13%) User Stories
8 5 (16.13%) Web Development
9 4 (12.90%) Kanban
9 4 (12.90%) OOP
9 4 (12.90%) Performance Testing
9 4 (12.90%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
10 3 (9.68%) High Availability
10 3 (9.68%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (93.55%) JavaScript
2 3 (9.68%) ES6
3 2 (6.45%) ECMAScript
3 2 (6.45%) Java
3 2 (6.45%) PHP
4 1 (3.23%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (3.23%) Adobe
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