The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 27 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 of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 56 70
Rank change year-on-year +7 +14  
Contract jobs citing Sass 7 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.19% 0.34% 1.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.22% 0.99% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Median daily rate £438 - £340
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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 166 202 283
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 28.28% 34.01% 35.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 127 187
Median daily rate £375 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +17.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 11
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Sass
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

Sass
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sass in Cambridgeshire

Sass
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sass within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Cambridge +10 6 £438 - 1
Sass
East of England

For the 6 months to 27 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Sass.

1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) AngularJS
3 6 (60.00%) User Experience
3 6 (60.00%) Node.js
3 6 (60.00%) Java
3 6 (60.00%) gulp
4 5 (50.00%) Spring
4 5 (50.00%) TypeScript
5 4 (40.00%) React
5 4 (40.00%) LESS
5 4 (40.00%) Spring MVC
5 4 (40.00%) MVC
5 4 (40.00%) Scrum
6 3 (30.00%) XSLT
6 3 (30.00%) Web Services
6 3 (30.00%) Degree
6 3 (30.00%) TDD
6 3 (30.00%) CSS3
6 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (30.00%) BDD
6 3 (30.00%) Backbone.js
6 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (30.00%) HTML5
6 3 (30.00%) RESTful
7 2 (20.00%) Mercurial
7 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (20.00%) OmniGraffle

Sass
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (20.00%) OmniGraffle
1 2 (20.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) gulp
2 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (20.00%) Grunt
3 2 (20.00%) IntelliJ
3 2 (20.00%) Jasmine
3 2 (20.00%) Mercurial
3 2 (20.00%) PhantomJS
3 2 (20.00%) WebStorm
4 1 (10.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (40.00%) Node.js Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Web Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Angular Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Full Stack Web Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Java Web Developer
5 2 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) AngularJS
3 6 (60.00%) Node.js
4 5 (50.00%) Spring
5 4 (40.00%) LESS
5 4 (40.00%) React
5 4 (40.00%) Spring MVC
6 3 (30.00%) Backbone.js
6 3 (30.00%) CSS3
6 3 (30.00%) HTML5
6 3 (30.00%) RESTful
6 3 (30.00%) Web Services
6 3 (30.00%) XSLT
7 2 (20.00%) Ajax
7 2 (20.00%) Angular 2
7 2 (20.00%) jQuery
7 2 (20.00%) PhoneGap
7 2 (20.00%) REST
7 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) User Experience
2 2 (20.00%) Graphic Design
2 2 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) MVC
2 4 (40.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) BDD
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (30.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (20.00%) Front End Development
4 2 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (20.00%) UX Design
4 2 (20.00%) Web Development
4 2 (20.00%) Wireframes
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) OO
5 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) TypeScript
4 2 (20.00%) Dart
4 2 (20.00%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) SAP