Period
to 18 July 2018

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 18 July 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
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 57 65
Rank change year-on-year -4 +8 -9
Contract jobs citing Sass 11 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.30% 0.32% 0.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.60% 1.32% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Coventry median daily rate £438 £413 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% +83.33% -12.20%
10th Percentile £386 £406 £213
90th Percentile £493 £419 £238
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £345 £300
% change year-on-year +23.19% +15.00% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands 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 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 239 151 274
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 28.28% 23.89% 32.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 107 186
Coventry median daily rate £450 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +6.45% +17.42%
10th Percentile £313 £293 £300
90th Percentile £538 £538 £481
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 1
Coventry median hourly rate - £22.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -37.14% +51.35%
West Midlands median hourly rate £27.75 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +0.91% +10.00% -12.86%

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

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Sass.

1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
2 9 (81.82%) Front End Development
3 8 (72.73%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 8 (72.73%) Git (software)
4 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (63.64%) WCAG
4 7 (63.64%) .NET
4 7 (63.64%) Grunt
5 6 (54.55%) gulp
6 5 (45.45%) Razor View Engine
6 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
6 5 (45.45%) MVC
6 5 (45.45%) C#
7 4 (36.36%) User Experience
8 3 (27.27%) Wireframes
8 3 (27.27%) LESS
8 3 (27.27%) Express
8 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
9 2 (18.18%) WAI
9 2 (18.18%) Dojo
9 2 (18.18%) jQuery
9 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
9 2 (18.18%) CMS
9 2 (18.18%) Java
9 2 (18.18%) JSP
9 2 (18.18%) XHTML
9 2 (18.18%) SharePoint

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 2 (18.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (18.18%) CMS
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) GitHub
2 1 (9.09%) Heroku
2 1 (9.09%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Cosmos DB
1 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Git (software)
2 7 (63.64%) Grunt
3 6 (54.55%) gulp
4 2 (18.18%) Bower
4 2 (18.18%) Jasmine
4 2 (18.18%) Karma Test Runner
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (81.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (18.18%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (18.18%) HTML CSS Developer
3 2 (18.18%) HTML Developer
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Azure Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (9.09%) UI Developer
4 1 (9.09%) UX Designer
4 1 (9.09%) UX Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (63.64%) .NET
3 5 (45.45%) Razor View Engine
4 3 (27.27%) Express
4 3 (27.27%) LESS
5 2 (18.18%) Dojo
5 2 (18.18%) jQuery
5 2 (18.18%) JSP
5 2 (18.18%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (18.18%) Node.js
5 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (18.18%) XHTML
6 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
6 1 (9.09%) CSS3
6 1 (9.09%) HTML5
6 1 (9.09%) Pug
6 1 (9.09%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) User Experience
2 2 (18.18%) Vector Graphics
3 1 (9.09%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Front End Development
2 8 (72.73%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (45.45%) MVC
5 3 (27.27%) Wireframes
6 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
6 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (9.09%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 1 (9.09%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
7 1 (9.09%) Mobile First
7 1 (9.09%) Progressive Enhancement
7 1 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
7 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) TypeScript
4 1 (9.09%) ES6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) WCAG
2 2 (18.18%) WAI
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft