Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 15 November 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
South West > Bristol
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 91 86
Rank change year-on-year -10 -5 +4
Contract jobs citing Sass 25 29 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.18% 1.47% 1.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.64% 5.10% 5.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 20 25
Bristol median daily rate £400 £331 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.75% +1.92% -1.52%
10th Percentile £275 £222 £248
90th Percentile £500 £439 £394
South West median daily rate £400 £325 £338
% change year-on-year +23.08% -3.70% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West 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 Bristol with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 686 569 502
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 32.42% 28.88% 28.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 491 391 376
Bristol median daily rate £413 £375 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +0.67% -0.67%
10th Percentile £281 £275 £266
90th Percentile £550 £513 £525
South West median daily rate £425 £388 £370
% change year-on-year +9.68% +4.73% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 2
Bristol median hourly rate £58.63 £50.00 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.25% +30.72% -25.37%
10th Percentile £35.20 £21.70 £33.23
90th Percentile £69.88 £70.00 £42.68
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -5.26% +26.67% -11.76%

Sass
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Sass in Bristol

Sass
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sass in Bristol

Sass
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sass in Bristol over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sass in Bristol

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Sass also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Sass.

1 25 (100.00%) HTML
2 23 (92.00%) CSS
2 23 (92.00%) JavaScript
3 19 (76.00%) HTML5
4 17 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (56.00%) Front End Development
6 11 (44.00%) Git (software)
7 10 (40.00%) React
8 9 (36.00%) Node.js
9 8 (32.00%) AngularJS
10 7 (28.00%) CSS3
10 7 (28.00%) Unit Testing
10 7 (28.00%) TDD
11 6 (24.00%) jQuery
12 5 (20.00%) LESS
12 5 (20.00%) User Experience
12 5 (20.00%) C#
13 4 (16.00%) MVC
13 4 (16.00%) Finance
13 4 (16.00%) PHP
13 4 (16.00%) MySQL
13 4 (16.00%) Web Development
13 4 (16.00%) webpack
13 4 (16.00%) Responsive Web Design
13 4 (16.00%) REST
13 4 (16.00%) ES6
14 3 (12.00%) Mobile First
14 3 (12.00%) Greenfield Project
14 3 (12.00%) Problem-Solving
14 3 (12.00%) BDD

Sass
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 (12.00%) CMS
1 3 (12.00%) Drupal
2 2 (8.00%) Joomla!
2 2 (8.00%) Kentico
2 2 (8.00%) Umbraco
2 2 (8.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) GitHub
2 2 (8.00%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) MySQL
2 2 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (8.00%) Redis
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.00%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 11 (44.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (16.00%) webpack
3 2 (8.00%) Grunt
3 2 (8.00%) gulp
3 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.00%) Ant
4 1 (4.00%) Bitbucket
4 1 (4.00%) GitLab
4 1 (4.00%) Jasmine
4 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.00%) JIRA
4 1 (4.00%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (4.00%) Mocha
4 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Electronics
2 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (96.00%) Developer
2 13 (52.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (28.00%) UI Developer
4 6 (24.00%) React Developer
5 4 (16.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (12.00%) PHP Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Angular Developer
7 2 (8.00%) CMS Developer
7 2 (8.00%) CSS Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Full Stack Web Developer
7 2 (8.00%) HTML CSS Developer
7 2 (8.00%) HTML Developer
7 2 (8.00%) PHP Web Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Web Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Lead Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Node.js Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) HTML
2 23 (92.00%) CSS
3 19 (76.00%) HTML5
4 10 (40.00%) React
5 9 (36.00%) Node.js
6 8 (32.00%) AngularJS
7 7 (28.00%) CSS3
8 6 (24.00%) jQuery
9 5 (20.00%) LESS
10 4 (16.00%) REST
11 3 (12.00%) .NET
11 3 (12.00%) Ruby on Rails
12 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web API
12 2 (8.00%) Backbone.js
12 2 (8.00%) KnockoutJS
12 2 (8.00%) Sidekiq
12 2 (8.00%) XML
13 1 (4.00%) Ionic Framework
13 1 (4.00%) React Native
13 1 (4.00%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) User Experience
2 3 (12.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.00%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (56.00%) Front End Development
3 7 (28.00%) TDD
3 7 (28.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (16.00%) MVC
4 4 (16.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (16.00%) Web Development
5 3 (12.00%) BDD
5 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (12.00%) Mobile First
5 3 (12.00%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (12.00%) SDLC
5 3 (12.00%) Web Design
6 2 (8.00%) Asynchronous Programming
6 2 (8.00%) Kanban
6 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
7 1 (4.00%) API Development
7 1 (4.00%) Critical Thinking
7 1 (4.00%) Deployment Automation
7 1 (4.00%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
Programming Languages
1 23 (92.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (20.00%) C#
3 4 (16.00%) ES6
3 4 (16.00%) PHP
4 3 (12.00%) Ruby
5 2 (8.00%) PHP 7
6 1 (4.00%) Java
6 1 (4.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) WooCommerce
2 1 (4.00%) SAP