Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for Sass skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sass over the 6 months to 17 January 2018 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.

Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 44 38
Rank change year-on-year +13 -6 +19
Contract jobs citing Sass 11 3 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 3.55% 0.86% 4.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.59% 1.68% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 10
Brighton median daily rate £375 £270 £261
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.89% +3.35% -25.36%
10th Percentile £313 £270 £220
90th Percentile £483 £270 £311
East Sussex median daily rate £375 £270 £263
% change year-on-year +38.89% +2.86% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Brighton median hourly rate - - -
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -

Sass is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Brighton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 145 179 196
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 46.77% 51.59% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 95 116
Brighton median daily rate £375 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% - -
10th Percentile £263 £250 £225
90th Percentile £575 £475 £500
East Sussex median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year - +6.06% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Brighton median hourly rate £35.00 £42.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.16% +5.63% +77.78%
East Sussex median hourly rate £35.00 £42.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year -17.16% +5.63% +68.42%

Sass
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

Job postings citing Sass as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Brighton.

Job vacancy trend for Sass in Brighton

Sass
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sass in Brighton

Sass
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sass in Brighton over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sass in Brighton

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Brighton region with a requirement for Sass.

1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
2 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
3 7 (63.64%) HTML5
3 7 (63.64%) REST
4 6 (54.55%) Front End Development
4 6 (54.55%) npm
4 6 (54.55%) Web Development
5 5 (45.45%) Node.js
6 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (27.27%) Scrum
6 3 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (18.18%) CSS3
7 2 (18.18%) Dashboard Development
7 2 (18.18%) Domain Models
7 2 (18.18%) Java
7 2 (18.18%) PHP
7 2 (18.18%) SQL
7 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
7 2 (18.18%) .NET
7 2 (18.18%) SOAP
7 2 (18.18%) Web Services
7 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
7 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
7 2 (18.18%) Finance
7 2 (18.18%) Drupal
7 2 (18.18%) jQuery
7 2 (18.18%) Kanban
8 1 (9.09%) JIRA
8 1 (9.09%) Git (software)

Sass
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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 2 (18.18%) Drupal
2 1 (9.09%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) npm
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Bitbucket
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Grunt
1 1 (9.09%) gulp
1 1 (9.09%) Jasmine
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (9.09%) Mercurial
1 1 (9.09%) Mocha
1 1 (9.09%) PostCSS
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
1 1 (9.09%) webpack
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Web Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Designer
4 2 (18.18%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (18.18%) UI Designer
4 2 (18.18%) UI Developer
4 2 (18.18%) UI Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (9.09%) HTML Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (63.64%) HTML5
2 7 (63.64%) REST
3 5 (45.45%) Node.js
4 2 (18.18%) .NET
4 2 (18.18%) CSS3
4 2 (18.18%) jQuery
4 2 (18.18%) SOAP
4 2 (18.18%) Web Services
5 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 1 (9.09%) Jest
5 1 (9.09%) LESS
5 1 (9.09%) React
5 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Front End Development
1 6 (54.55%) Web Development
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (27.27%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) Dashboard Development
3 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
3 2 (18.18%) Domain Models
3 2 (18.18%) Kanban
4 1 (9.09%) BDD
4 1 (9.09%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) PHP
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Twitter