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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 16 May 2022 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 160 116 133
Rank change year-on-year -44 +17 +16
Contract jobs citing Sass 28 38 24
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.66% 1.38% 0.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.16% 4.11% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 35 11
10th Percentile £433 £373 £381
25th Percentile £450 £450 £420
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £544 £475 £500
Median % change year-on-year +14.47% -5.00% +0.50%
75th Percentile £691 £550 £574
90th Percentile £753 £575 £584
Central London median daily rate £563 £475 £495
% change year-on-year +18.42% -4.04% -1.00%

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 the City of London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,298 924 1,140
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 30.80% 33.49% 34.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,045 694 905
10th Percentile £425 £390 £381
25th Percentile £506 £461 £450
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £550 £525
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -
75th Percentile £713 £638 £619
90th Percentile £800 £706 £688
Central London median daily rate £600 £550 £525
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 5
10th Percentile £49.33 £15.25 £27.20
25th Percentile £53.94 £15.63 £32.75
Median hourly rate £62.25 £17.50 £46.50
Median % change year-on-year +255.71% -62.37% +32.86%
75th Percentile £69.94 £20.63 £57.50
90th Percentile £74.18 £21.75 £59.75
Central London median hourly rate £62.25 £17.50 £50.75
% change year-on-year +255.71% -65.52% +32.26%

Sass
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Sass as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Sass in the City of London

Sass
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Sass in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Sass in the City of London

Sass
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Sass in the City of London over the 6 months to 16 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Sass in the City of London

Sass
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sass within the City of London region over the 6 months to 16 May 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
London Bridge - 1 £825 -
Sass
Central London

For the 6 months to 16 May 2022, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Sass.

1 27 (96.43%) CSS
2 26 (92.86%) JavaScript
3 24 (85.71%) HTML
4 15 (53.57%) React
5 13 (46.43%) HTML5
5 13 (46.43%) AngularJS
5 13 (46.43%) CI/CD
6 11 (39.29%) CSS3
6 11 (39.29%) Vue.js
6 11 (39.29%) LESS
6 11 (39.29%) Agile
7 10 (35.71%) TDD
7 10 (35.71%) Front End Development
7 10 (35.71%) webpack
7 10 (35.71%) AWS
8 9 (32.14%) Azure
8 9 (32.14%) Full Stack Development
9 8 (28.57%) Redux
9 8 (28.57%) Jenkins
9 8 (28.57%) TypeScript
9 8 (28.57%) Docker
9 8 (28.57%) DevOps
9 8 (28.57%) Software Engineering
9 8 (28.57%) Git (software)
9 8 (28.57%) Finance
9 8 (28.57%) MVC
10 7 (25.00%) PHP
10 7 (25.00%) Web Services
10 7 (25.00%) User Experience
10 7 (25.00%) Laravel

Sass
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (10.71%) Confluence
2 2 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 10 (35.71%) AWS
2 9 (32.14%) Azure
3 2 (7.14%) Azure Machine Learning
4 1 (3.57%) Azure Functions
4 1 (3.57%) GitHub
4 1 (3.57%) Google Analytics
4 1 (3.57%) SaaS
4 1 (3.57%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) webpack
2 8 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 8 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 3 (10.71%) Grunt
3 3 (10.71%) gulp
3 3 (10.71%) JIRA
3 3 (10.71%) TeamCity
4 2 (7.14%) Cypress.io
4 2 (7.14%) Jasmine
4 2 (7.14%) PhantomJS
4 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.57%) Babel
5 1 (3.57%) CircleCI
5 1 (3.57%) GitLab
5 1 (3.57%) PostCSS
5 1 (3.57%) Travis CI
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Banking
3 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.14%) Documentation Skills
4 2 (7.14%) Financial Institution
4 2 (7.14%) Investment Banking
4 2 (7.14%) Legal
5 1 (3.57%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (3.57%) Games
5 1 (3.57%) Retail Banking
5 1 (3.57%) Social Skills
5 1 (3.57%) Tech for Good
Job Titles
1 25 (89.29%) Developer
2 7 (25.00%) PHP Developer
2 7 (25.00%) React Developer
3 6 (21.43%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (10.71%) Angular Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Java Developer
6 2 (7.14%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior UI Developer
6 2 (7.14%) UI Developer
7 1 (3.57%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.57%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
7 1 (3.57%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (3.57%) QA Leader
7 1 (3.57%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (96.43%) CSS
2 24 (85.71%) HTML
3 15 (53.57%) React
4 13 (46.43%) AngularJS
4 13 (46.43%) HTML5
5 11 (39.29%) CSS3
5 11 (39.29%) LESS
5 11 (39.29%) Vue.js
6 8 (28.57%) Redux
7 7 (25.00%) Laravel
7 7 (25.00%) Node.js
7 7 (25.00%) Vuetify.js
7 7 (25.00%) Web Services
8 6 (21.43%) Jest
9 4 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (10.71%) Express
10 3 (10.71%) JSON
10 3 (10.71%) RESTful
10 3 (10.71%) XML
11 2 (7.14%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) User Experience
2 2 (7.14%) Algorithms
2 2 (7.14%) Data Structures
2 2 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (7.14%) Hedge funds
2 2 (7.14%) Legacy Systems
2 2 (7.14%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.57%) Blog
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.57%) NFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
1 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) CI/CD
2 11 (39.29%) Agile
3 10 (35.71%) Front End Development
3 10 (35.71%) TDD
4 9 (32.14%) Full Stack Development
5 8 (28.57%) DevOps
5 8 (28.57%) MVC
5 8 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 5 (17.86%) Unit Testing
6 5 (17.86%) Wireframes
7 4 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
7 4 (14.29%) Machine Learning
7 4 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (14.29%) Scrum
7 4 (14.29%) UX Design
8 3 (10.71%) Analytical Thinking
8 3 (10.71%) BDD
8 3 (10.71%) Performance Testing
8 3 (10.71%) Prototyping
9 2 (7.14%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 26 (92.86%) JavaScript
2 8 (28.57%) TypeScript
3 7 (25.00%) PHP
4 5 (17.86%) ES6
4 5 (17.86%) Java
5 2 (7.14%) Python
5 2 (7.14%) SQL
6 1 (3.57%) C
6 1 (3.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
2 2 (7.14%) GDPR
3 1 (3.57%) Accessibility
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Google
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle