Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 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
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 73 97
Rank change year-on-year +9 +24 -4
Contract jobs citing Sass 32 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.46% 1.08% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.77% 3.41% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 8 2
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £375 £314
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +19.52% +3.72%
10th Percentile £238 £298 £217
90th Percentile £525 £416 £411
Scotland median daily rate £375 £400 £381
% change year-on-year -6.25% +4.92% +44.55%
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 473 352 413
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 36.38% 31.54% 24.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 293 187 187
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £264 £263
90th Percentile £500 £451 £475
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 6
Glasgow median hourly rate £24.00 £14.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +71.43% -74.55% -
10th Percentile £16.19 £14.00 £52.50
90th Percentile £25.00 £14.00 £63.75
Scotland median hourly rate £27.00 £42.50 £40.38
% change year-on-year -36.47% +5.25% +1.58%

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 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sass in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Sass also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Sass.

1 32 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 31 (96.88%) HTML
2 31 (96.88%) CSS
2 31 (96.88%) AngularJS
3 25 (78.13%) HTML5
4 24 (75.00%) React
5 21 (65.63%) LESS
6 20 (62.50%) Front End Development
7 19 (59.38%) CSS3
8 17 (53.13%) Grunt
8 17 (53.13%) gulp
8 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (53.13%) jQuery
9 15 (46.88%) Node.js
9 15 (46.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 13 (40.63%) TDD
11 11 (34.38%) BDD
12 10 (31.25%) RESTful
12 10 (31.25%) Web Development
12 10 (31.25%) Finance
13 9 (28.13%) Git (software)
14 8 (25.00%) Java
14 8 (25.00%) User Experience
14 8 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
14 8 (25.00%) Redux
15 7 (21.88%) Backbone.js
15 7 (21.88%) Photoshop
16 6 (18.75%) SAP
16 6 (18.75%) ECMAScript
16 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence

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 3 (9.38%) CMS
2 1 (3.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.13%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) DNS
1 1 (3.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (53.13%) Grunt
1 17 (53.13%) gulp
2 9 (28.13%) Git (software)
3 4 (12.50%) Mercurial
3 4 (12.50%) Subversion
4 3 (9.38%) Bower
5 2 (6.25%) Jasmine
5 2 (6.25%) jspm
5 2 (6.25%) PhantomJS
5 2 (6.25%) Selenium
6 1 (3.13%) JIRA
General
1 10 (31.25%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Electronics
2 6 (18.75%) Manufacturing
2 6 (18.75%) Marketing
2 6 (18.75%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (46.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 13 (40.63%) Web Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 6 (18.75%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Lead Developer
4 6 (18.75%) UI Developer
5 5 (15.63%) HTML Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Angular Developer
6 4 (12.50%) HTML CSS Developer
7 2 (6.25%) .NET Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (96.88%) AngularJS
1 31 (96.88%) CSS
1 31 (96.88%) HTML
2 25 (78.13%) HTML5
3 24 (75.00%) React
4 21 (65.63%) LESS
5 19 (59.38%) CSS3
6 17 (53.13%) jQuery
7 15 (46.88%) Node.js
7 15 (46.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 10 (31.25%) RESTful
9 8 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
9 8 (25.00%) Redux
10 7 (21.88%) Backbone.js
11 5 (15.63%) Ajax
12 4 (12.50%) Ember.js
13 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
13 2 (6.25%) Polymer
13 2 (6.25%) RxJS
13 2 (6.25%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) User Experience
2 5 (15.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (6.25%) Derivative
3 2 (6.25%) Fixed Income
4 1 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (62.50%) Front End Development
2 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (40.63%) TDD
4 11 (34.38%) BDD
5 10 (31.25%) Web Development
6 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (18.75%) Digital Marketing
6 6 (18.75%) Programme Management
7 5 (15.63%) SEO
8 4 (12.50%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 4 (12.50%) Isomorphic JavaScript
9 3 (9.38%) Business Transformation
9 3 (9.38%) Mobile Optimisation
9 3 (9.38%) MVC
10 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (6.25%) Data Visualisation
10 2 (6.25%) Scrum
10 2 (6.25%) Test Automation
10 2 (6.25%) Transpiler
10 2 (6.25%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (25.00%) Java
3 6 (18.75%) C#
3 6 (18.75%) ECMAScript
4 5 (15.63%) TypeScript
5 4 (12.50%) PHP
5 4 (12.50%) Python
5 4 (12.50%) SQL
6 2 (6.25%) ES6
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) SAP
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) Adobe
3 1 (3.13%) Facebook
3 1 (3.13%) Google
3 1 (3.13%) Twitter