Period
to 17 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 December 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
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 67 65
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2 -10
Contract jobs citing Sass 10 19 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.29% 1.81% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.39% 5.86% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 1
Coventry median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -1.23%
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £363 £260
% change year-on-year +3.45% +39.42% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - £17.50

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 Coventry with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 228 324 163
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 29.38% 30.89% 22.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 238 117
Coventry median daily rate £425 £398 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.85% +17.85% -3.57%
10th Percentile £313 £302 £217
90th Percentile £550 £538 £554
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 4
Coventry median hourly rate £26.25 £14.50 £20.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.03% -29.70% -7.72%
10th Percentile £20.88 £11.50 £13.80
90th Percentile £42.18 £17.00 £29.70
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.58 £22.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +39.00% -26.67% +4.57%

Sass
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Sass in Coventry

Sass
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sass in Coventry

Sass
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sass in Coventry over the 6 months to 17 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sass in Coventry

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Sass.

1 10 (100.00%) HTML
2 9 (90.00%) CSS
3 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (70.00%) LESS
5 6 (60.00%) Test Automation
5 6 (60.00%) Front End Development
6 5 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 5 (50.00%) ES6
6 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (40.00%) HTML5
7 4 (40.00%) jQuery
7 4 (40.00%) WCAG
8 3 (30.00%) WAI
8 3 (30.00%) .NET
8 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
9 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (20.00%) Magento
9 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (20.00%) Kanban
9 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
9 2 (20.00%) BDD
9 2 (20.00%) Entity Framework
9 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (20.00%) SaaS
9 2 (20.00%) PaaS
9 2 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
9 2 (20.00%) IaaS
9 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (20.00%) Dapper ORM

Sass
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 1 (10.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (20.00%) IaaS
2 2 (20.00%) PaaS
2 2 (20.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (20.00%) gulp
2 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (10.00%) Grunt
3 1 (10.00%) Jasmine
3 1 (10.00%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (40.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 4 (40.00%) HTML Developer
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (30.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Magento Developer
6 1 (10.00%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
6 1 (10.00%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
2 9 (90.00%) CSS
3 7 (70.00%) LESS
4 4 (40.00%) HTML5
4 4 (40.00%) jQuery
5 3 (30.00%) .NET
6 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (20.00%) Dapper ORM
6 2 (20.00%) Entity Framework
6 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (10.00%) Ajax
7 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
7 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (10.00%) CSS3
7 1 (10.00%) Dojo
7 1 (10.00%) Node.js
7 1 (10.00%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Animation
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
1 1 (10.00%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Front End Development
2 6 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 5 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 2 (20.00%) BDD
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (20.00%) CQRS
4 2 (20.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (20.00%) Kanban
4 2 (20.00%) MVC
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) SOLID
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (10.00%) OO
5 1 (10.00%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) ES6
3 2 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) PHP
4 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) WCAG
2 3 (30.00%) WAI
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) WooCommerce