Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 22 October 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
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 173 141 170
Rank change year-on-year -32 +29 -10
Contract jobs citing Sass 31 71 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.61% 1.40% 0.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.16% 4.71% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 73 14
East of England median daily rate £425 £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +36.36% -19.12%
10th Percentile £313 £283 £226
90th Percentile £538 £450 £349
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
East of England median hourly rate - £40.00 -
England median hourly rate £46.25 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year +15.63% - -

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 East of England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,432 1,508 1,232
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 27.96% 29.72% 25.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 934 902 727
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £306 £288 £261
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 39 34
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.50 £36.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.41% +12.93% +0.45%
10th Percentile £14.80 £26.35 £28.65
90th Percentile £55.25 £63.75 £45.85
England median hourly rate £41.77 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +4.41% +6.67% +1.24%

Sass
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Sass as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Sass in the East of England

Sass
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sass in the East of England

Sass
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sass in the East of England over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sass in the East of England

Sass
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sass in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sass in the East of England

Sass
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sass within the East of England region over the 6 months to 22 October 2018. 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
Suffolk +2 15 £413 - 4
Cambridgeshire 0 6 £438 +16.67% 11
Essex -10 4 £505 +61.60% 7
Hertfordshire -13 3 £415 -7.78% 12
Bedfordshire -4 2 £331 +10.42% 6
Norfolk -7 1 £350 +7.69% 5
Sass
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 East of England region with a requirement for Sass.

1 27 (87.10%) JavaScript
2 24 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (74.19%) AngularJS
4 19 (61.29%) TypeScript
5 18 (58.06%) CSS
6 17 (54.84%) Node.js
7 16 (51.61%) HTML
8 15 (48.39%) Microsoft Azure
9 13 (41.94%) Jenkins
9 13 (41.94%) ES6
10 12 (38.71%) REST
10 12 (38.71%) TDD
11 11 (35.48%) HTML5
11 11 (35.48%) Front End Development
12 10 (32.26%) gulp
12 10 (32.26%) API Development
12 10 (32.26%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (29.03%) Amazon AWS
13 9 (29.03%) webpack
13 9 (29.03%) Angular 2
13 9 (29.03%) Karma Test Runner
14 8 (25.81%) Relational Database
14 8 (25.81%) Jasmine
14 8 (25.81%) React
14 8 (25.81%) C#
14 8 (25.81%) Unix
15 7 (22.58%) Java
15 7 (22.58%) .NET
15 7 (22.58%) MVC
15 7 (22.58%) Degree

Sass
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (3.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (3.23%) Apache
1 1 (3.23%) CMS
1 1 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (3.23%) IIS
1 1 (3.23%) nginx
1 1 (3.23%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 15 (48.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (29.03%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (16.13%) npm
4 3 (9.68%) GitHub
5 1 (3.23%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (41.94%) Jenkins
2 10 (32.26%) gulp
3 9 (29.03%) Karma Test Runner
3 9 (29.03%) webpack
4 8 (25.81%) Jasmine
5 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
6 5 (16.13%) Bower
6 5 (16.13%) PhantomJS
7 4 (12.90%) JIRA
7 4 (12.90%) Selenium
8 3 (9.68%) Grunt
8 3 (9.68%) Protractor
9 2 (6.45%) Maven
10 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
10 1 (3.23%) IntelliJ
10 1 (3.23%) JMeter
10 1 (3.23%) JUnit
10 1 (3.23%) NeoLoad
10 1 (3.23%) NUnit
10 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
2 1 (3.23%) Law
2 1 (3.23%) Multimedia
2 1 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (96.77%) Developer
2 12 (38.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (22.58%) Angular Developer
4 6 (19.35%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (16.13%) .NET Developer
6 4 (12.90%) C# Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Java Developer
6 4 (12.90%) UI Developer
7 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 3 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Software Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Software Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Backend Developer
8 2 (6.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Java Scala Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Scala Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (74.19%) AngularJS
2 18 (58.06%) CSS
3 17 (54.84%) Node.js
4 16 (51.61%) HTML
5 12 (38.71%) REST
6 11 (35.48%) HTML5
7 9 (29.03%) Angular 2
8 8 (25.81%) React
9 7 (22.58%) .NET
9 7 (22.58%) LESS
10 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (19.35%) CSS3
10 6 (19.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET
11 5 (16.13%) jQuery
11 5 (16.13%) KnockoutJS
12 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (9.68%) XHTML
12 3 (9.68%) XML
13 2 (6.45%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.68%) User Experience
3 2 (6.45%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (3.23%) Fintech
4 1 (3.23%) Virtual Team
4 1 (3.23%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) Unix
2 1 (3.23%) Android
2 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.23%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (38.71%) TDD
3 11 (35.48%) Front End Development
4 10 (32.26%) API Development
4 10 (32.26%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (22.58%) MVC
5 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
6 6 (19.35%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (16.13%) Integration Testing
7 5 (16.13%) OO
7 5 (16.13%) Scrum
7 5 (16.13%) Test Automation
8 4 (12.90%) Web Development
9 3 (9.68%) Microservices
9 3 (9.68%) SOLID
10 2 (6.45%) Analytics
10 2 (6.45%) DevOps
10 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
10 2 (6.45%) SEO
10 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 27 (87.10%) JavaScript
2 19 (61.29%) TypeScript
3 13 (41.94%) ES6
4 8 (25.81%) C#
5 7 (22.58%) Java
6 5 (16.13%) SQL
7 2 (6.45%) Scala
8 1 (3.23%) C
8 1 (3.23%) PHP
8 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
8 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
8 1 (3.23%) Python
8 1 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Kibana
1 1 (3.23%) Kubernetes
1 1 (3.23%) logstash
1 1 (3.23%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Google
3 1 (3.23%) Adobe
3 1 (3.23%) Demandware
3 1 (3.23%) Facebook
3 1 (3.23%) Omniture
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.23%) Telerik