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 3 months to 22 June 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.

Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
East Sussex / Brighton
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 - 38
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Sass 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 1.59% - 0.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.16% - 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Median daily rate £350 - £308
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £40.00

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 Brighton with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Brighton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 95 90 77
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 50.26% 46.15% 30.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 48 48
Median daily rate £325 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.52% +41.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £340 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £575 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.93 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £38.89
% change year-on-year +18.05% -7.41%  

Sass
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton 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 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

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Brighton region with a requirement for Sass.

1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (66.67%) API Integration
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) WordPress
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) LESS

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 (66.67%) CMS
1 2 (66.67%) WordPress
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) WordPress Developer
3 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) LESS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) API Integration
1 2 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) SQL