Period
to 20 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 20 February 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 78 83
Rank change year-on-year -4 +5 +1
Contract jobs citing Sass 11 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.93% 0.38% 0.069%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.77% 1.25% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Glasgow median daily rate £375 - £310
10th Percentile £209 - £305
90th Percentile £460 - £315
Scotland median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland 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 Glasgow with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 397 320 371
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 33.47% 30.51% 25.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 172 197
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £356 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.79% -6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £268 £213
90th Percentile £475 £452 £475
Scotland median daily rate £380 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +4.83% -3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 1
Glasgow median hourly rate £24.00 £17.32 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.57% -68.51% +150.00%
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £48.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -50.52% +21.25% +63.27%

Sass
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Sass in Glasgow

Sass
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sass in Glasgow

Sass
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sass in Glasgow over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sass in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Sass.

1 10 (90.91%) CSS
1 10 (90.91%) HTML
1 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 8 (72.73%) AngularJS
3 7 (63.64%) Front End Development
4 6 (54.55%) TypeScript
4 6 (54.55%) jQuery
4 6 (54.55%) MVC
5 5 (45.45%) Web Development
5 5 (45.45%) User Experience
5 5 (45.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (36.36%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
6 4 (36.36%) LESS
7 3 (27.27%) Photoshop
7 3 (27.27%) gulp
7 3 (27.27%) Node.js
7 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
7 3 (27.27%) C#
7 3 (27.27%) RESTful
7 3 (27.27%) HTML5
8 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (18.18%) CSS3
8 2 (18.18%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (18.18%) Grunt
8 2 (18.18%) React
8 2 (18.18%) .NET
8 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
8 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
8 2 (18.18%) Adobe
8 2 (18.18%) TDD

Sass
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (9.09%) CMS
1 1 (9.09%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Photoshop
2 2 (18.18%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
1 1 (9.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
1 3 (27.27%) gulp
2 2 (18.18%) Grunt
3 1 (9.09%) Bower
3 1 (9.09%) Mercurial
3 1 (9.09%) PhantomJS
3 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (36.36%) Web Developer
4 3 (27.27%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Angular Developer
5 2 (18.18%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (18.18%) HTML Developer
5 2 (18.18%) UX Developer
6 1 (9.09%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
6 1 (9.09%) C# Web Developer
6 1 (9.09%) CSS Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (9.09%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) CSS
1 10 (90.91%) HTML
2 8 (72.73%) AngularJS
3 6 (54.55%) jQuery
4 5 (45.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (36.36%) LESS
6 3 (27.27%) HTML5
6 3 (27.27%) Node.js
6 3 (27.27%) RESTful
7 2 (18.18%) .NET
7 2 (18.18%) CSS3
7 2 (18.18%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (18.18%) React
8 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
8 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
8 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (9.09%) Backbone.js
8 1 (9.09%) Ember.js
8 1 (9.09%) JSON
8 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Front End Development
2 6 (54.55%) MVC
3 5 (45.45%) Web Development
4 4 (36.36%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
5 2 (18.18%) SEO
5 2 (18.18%) TDD
6 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (9.09%) BDD
6 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
6 1 (9.09%) Performance Optimisation
6 1 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (9.09%) Task Automation
6 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
6 1 (9.09%) Visual Effects
6 1 (9.09%) Web Design
6 1 (9.09%) Web Usability
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) TypeScript
3 3 (27.27%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
4 1 (9.09%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Adobe
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft