Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 10 December 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
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 36 55
Rank change year-on-year -26 +19 -3
Contract jobs citing Sass 11 19 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.67% 3.61% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.50% 8.48% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 1
East Sussex median daily rate £320 £375 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.67% +38.89% +2.86%
South East median daily rate £406 £375 £380
% change year-on-year +8.33% -1.32% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year -12.50% - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 314 224 232
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 47.58% 42.59% 44.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 155 132
East Sussex median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - +4.09%
10th Percentile £310 £275 £263
90th Percentile £575 £563 £488
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
East Sussex median hourly rate £43.50 £35.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.29% -16.67% +5.00%
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% +9.33%

Sass
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Sass in East Sussex

Sass
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sass in East Sussex

Sass
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 6 months to 10 December 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
Brighton -24 4 £350 -6.67% 5
Uckfield - 2 £320 -
Hastings - 1 - -
Sass
South East

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Sass.

1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (90.91%) HTML
2 10 (90.91%) CSS
3 8 (72.73%) React
4 7 (63.64%) LESS
5 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (54.55%) REST
5 6 (54.55%) C#
6 5 (45.45%) .NET
6 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
6 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
6 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
6 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
6 5 (45.45%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (45.45%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (45.45%) TDD
6 5 (45.45%) Office 365
6 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (45.45%) Secure Coding
6 5 (45.45%) Continuous Improvement Process
7 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
7 4 (36.36%) HTML5
7 4 (36.36%) ISMS
7 4 (36.36%) Entity Framework
7 4 (36.36%) Information Security Management
7 4 (36.36%) Security Management
7 4 (36.36%) Information Security
7 4 (36.36%) SQL

Sass
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Photoshop
2 1 (9.09%) Acrobat
2 1 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (9.09%) InDesign
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (45.45%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) GitHub
2 1 (9.09%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) GitLab
2 1 (9.09%) Subversion
2 1 (9.09%) webpack
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) .NET Developer
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (27.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (27.27%) C# Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (18.18%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Designer
3 2 (18.18%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Graphic Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) UI Designer
4 1 (9.09%) UI Developer
4 1 (9.09%) UX Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) CSS
1 10 (90.91%) HTML
2 8 (72.73%) React
3 7 (63.64%) LESS
4 6 (54.55%) REST
5 5 (45.45%) .NET
5 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
5 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (45.45%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
6 4 (36.36%) Entity Framework
6 4 (36.36%) HTML5
7 3 (27.27%) CSS3
8 2 (18.18%) Node.js
9 1 (9.09%) Ajax
9 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
9 1 (9.09%) Backbone.js
9 1 (9.09%) Django
9 1 (9.09%) jQuery
9 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Graphic Design
2 1 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (9.09%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (45.45%) Continuous Improvement Process
2 5 (45.45%) Secure Coding
2 5 (45.45%) TDD
3 4 (36.36%) Information Security
3 4 (36.36%) Information Security Management
3 4 (36.36%) ISMS
3 4 (36.36%) Security Management
4 3 (27.27%) Web Development
5 2 (18.18%) Front End Development
6 1 (9.09%) API Development
6 1 (9.09%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 1 (9.09%) Customer Insight
6 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 1 (9.09%) MVC
6 1 (9.09%) OO
6 1 (9.09%) Scrum
6 1 (9.09%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) C#
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
4 1 (9.09%) TypeScript
4 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Adobe
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle