Period
to 19 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 19 August 2019 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 > Devon
6 months to
19 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 40 49 59
Rank change year-on-year +9 +10 -11
Contract jobs citing Sass 25 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 3.85% 1.07% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.63% 4.24% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 1
Devon median daily rate £400 - £425
10th Percentile £313 - £413
90th Percentile £475 - £438
South West median daily rate £388 £450 £325
% change year-on-year -13.89% +38.46% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Devon 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 Devon with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 160 118 230
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 24.65% 25.32% 36.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 74 130
Devon median daily rate £400 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -17.65% +30.77%
10th Percentile £313 £263 £300
90th Percentile £550 £488 £516
South West median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Devon median hourly rate £22.40 - £35.00
South West median hourly rate £44.00 £44.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year -1.68% -0.56% +12.50%

Sass
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for Sass in Devon

Sass
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sass in Devon

Sass
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sass in Devon over the 6 months to 19 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sass in Devon

Sass
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sass within the Devon region over the 6 months to 19 August 2019. 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
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -1 13 £425 - 5
Plymouth - 12 £325 - 4
Sass
South West

For the 6 months to 19 August 2019, 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 Devon region with a requirement for Sass.

1 22 (88.00%) HTML
1 22 (88.00%) JavaScript
1 22 (88.00%) CSS
2 19 (76.00%) Front End Development
3 16 (64.00%) TypeScript
4 15 (60.00%) AngularJS
5 13 (52.00%) User Experience
6 11 (44.00%) Karma Test Runner
6 11 (44.00%) Jasmine
7 10 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 10 (40.00%) Web Design
8 9 (36.00%) LESS
8 9 (36.00%) Node.js
9 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (32.00%) Degree
10 7 (28.00%) Digital Marketing
10 7 (28.00%) Unit Testing
10 7 (28.00%) Marketing
10 7 (28.00%) WordPress
10 7 (28.00%) NHS
10 7 (28.00%) SEO
10 7 (28.00%) ES6
10 7 (28.00%) npm
11 5 (20.00%) TDD
11 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
11 5 (20.00%) C#
11 5 (20.00%) Vue.js
11 5 (20.00%) React
11 5 (20.00%) Digital Media
12 4 (16.00%) Balsamiq

Sass
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 7 (28.00%) WordPress
2 1 (4.00%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Adobe XD
1 4 (16.00%) InVision
1 4 (16.00%) Photoshop
1 4 (16.00%) Zeplin
Cloud Services
1 7 (28.00%) npm
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (44.00%) Jasmine
1 11 (44.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 4 (16.00%) Balsamiq
2 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (16.00%) GitLab
2 4 (16.00%) gulp
2 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (16.00%) webpack
General
1 7 (28.00%) Marketing
2 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (100.00%) Developer
2 18 (72.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (28.00%) WordPress Developer
4 6 (24.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (20.00%) Angular Developer
6 4 (16.00%) React Developer
6 4 (16.00%) Senior Developer
6 4 (16.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 3 (12.00%) Graduate
7 3 (12.00%) Graduate Developer
7 3 (12.00%) Graduate Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (8.00%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (8.00%) HTML Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (88.00%) CSS
1 22 (88.00%) HTML
2 15 (60.00%) AngularJS
3 9 (36.00%) LESS
3 9 (36.00%) Node.js
4 5 (20.00%) React
4 5 (20.00%) Vue.js
5 4 (16.00%) Ionic Framework
5 4 (16.00%) React Native
6 3 (12.00%) HTML5
7 2 (8.00%) CSS3
8 1 (4.00%) Django
8 1 (4.00%) Express
8 1 (4.00%) MEAN Stack
Miscellaneous
1 13 (52.00%) User Experience
2 7 (28.00%) NHS
3 5 (20.00%) Digital Media
4 3 (12.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) Front End Development
2 10 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 10 (40.00%) Web Design
3 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (28.00%) Digital Marketing
4 7 (28.00%) SEO
4 7 (28.00%) Unit Testing
5 5 (20.00%) TDD
6 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (16.00%) Critical Thinking
6 4 (16.00%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (12.00%) OOP
8 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
8 1 (4.00%) OO
8 1 (4.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 22 (88.00%) JavaScript
2 16 (64.00%) TypeScript
3 7 (28.00%) ES6
4 5 (20.00%) C#
5 1 (4.00%) PHP
5 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Adobe
1 4 (16.00%) Cypress Semiconductor
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft