Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 27 47 -
Rank change year-on-year +20 - -
Contract jobs citing Sass 24 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 5.22% 0.80% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.17% 2.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 0
Devon median daily rate £360 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% - -
South West median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Devon median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - £32.50

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 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 119 182 170
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 25.87% 36.62% 36.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 106 116
Devon median daily rate £375 £405 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.41% +10.58% -1.81%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £215
90th Percentile £550 £600 £490
South West median daily rate £440 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +10.00% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 10
Devon median hourly rate £31.25 £45.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.56% +20.00% -13.79%
10th Percentile £22.13 £38.75 £18.64
90th Percentile £41.38 £49.00 £38.75
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +20.00% -10.71%

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 21 January 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 21 January 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 -2 9 £388 -3.13% 4
Plymouth - 9 £325 - 6
Barnstaple - 5 - -
Sass
South West

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 24 (100.00%) HTML
1 24 (100.00%) CSS
2 15 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 14 (58.33%) Git (software)
4 11 (45.83%) Python
4 11 (45.83%) Node.js
5 10 (41.67%) LESS
5 10 (41.67%) User Experience
6 9 (37.50%) HTML5
7 8 (33.33%) Linux
8 7 (29.17%) MySQL
8 7 (29.17%) PHP
8 7 (29.17%) TDD
8 7 (29.17%) nginx
8 7 (29.17%) Computer Science
8 7 (29.17%) AngularJS
8 7 (29.17%) TypeScript
8 7 (29.17%) Docker
8 7 (29.17%) Front End Development
9 6 (25.00%) Geospatial Data
9 6 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
9 6 (25.00%) Kubernetes
9 6 (25.00%) CSS3
9 6 (25.00%) Degree
9 6 (25.00%) Mathematics
9 6 (25.00%) Physics
9 6 (25.00%) GIS
9 6 (25.00%) Apache
9 6 (25.00%) Tomcat
10 5 (20.83%) Web Services

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 (29.17%) nginx
2 6 (25.00%) Apache
2 6 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) InVision
1 4 (16.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) GitHub
2 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (8.33%) npm
3 2 (8.33%) SaaS
4 1 (4.17%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) MySQL
2 6 (25.00%) Geospatial Data
2 6 (25.00%) GIS
3 4 (16.67%) Redis
4 3 (12.50%) NoSQL
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
6 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
6 1 (4.17%) MariaDB
6 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (58.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (20.83%) gulp
2 5 (20.83%) Jasmine
2 5 (20.83%) Jenkins
2 5 (20.83%) Karma Test Runner
3 4 (16.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 4 (16.67%) GitLab
3 4 (16.67%) webpack
4 2 (8.33%) NUnit
4 2 (8.33%) Selenium
4 2 (8.33%) SpecFlow
5 1 (4.17%) Bower
5 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.17%) Maven
5 1 (4.17%) Sikuli
5 1 (4.17%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (20.83%) Marketing
1 5 (20.83%) Retail
2 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 6 (25.00%) Programmer
4 5 (20.83%) Web Developer
5 4 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Lead Programmer
6 3 (12.50%) Node.js Developer
7 2 (8.33%) .NET Developer
7 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Angular Developer
8 1 (4.17%) HTML Developer
8 1 (4.17%) React Developer
8 1 (4.17%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) CSS
1 24 (100.00%) HTML
2 11 (45.83%) Node.js
3 10 (41.67%) LESS
4 9 (37.50%) HTML5
5 7 (29.17%) AngularJS
6 6 (25.00%) CSS3
7 5 (20.83%) amCharts
7 5 (20.83%) D3.js
7 5 (20.83%) Symfony
7 5 (20.83%) Web Services
8 4 (16.67%) Ionic Framework
8 4 (16.67%) React Native
9 2 (8.33%) .NET Core
9 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
9 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
9 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (8.33%) Entity Framework
9 2 (8.33%) Highcharts JS
9 2 (8.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) User Experience
2 3 (12.50%) Digital Media
2 3 (12.50%) e-Learning
3 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Computer Science
1 7 (29.17%) Front End Development
1 7 (29.17%) TDD
2 6 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (25.00%) Physics
3 5 (20.83%) Data Visualisation
3 5 (20.83%) Deadline-Driven
3 5 (20.83%) Visualisation
3 5 (20.83%) Web Development
4 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (16.67%) Microservices
5 3 (12.50%) MVC
6 2 (8.33%) ISMS
6 2 (8.33%) QMS
6 2 (8.33%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
7 1 (4.17%) Analytics
7 1 (4.17%) Critical Thinking
7 1 (4.17%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (4.17%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 11 (45.83%) Python
3 7 (29.17%) PHP
3 7 (29.17%) TypeScript
4 5 (20.83%) ES6
5 4 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 4 (16.67%) Groovy
5 4 (16.67%) Ruby
6 3 (12.50%) C#
7 2 (8.33%) SQL
7 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
8 1 (4.17%) Apple Swift
8 1 (4.17%) C
8 1 (4.17%) C++
8 1 (4.17%) Java
8 1 (4.17%) Java 8
8 1 (4.17%) Objective-C
8 1 (4.17%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) ISO 9001
1 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Google
2 4 (16.67%) Adobe
2 4 (16.67%) Cypress Semiconductor
3 1 (4.17%) Splunk