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 3 months to 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 58 73
Rank change year-on-year +1 +15  
Contract jobs citing Sass 7 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.06% 1.85% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.55% 5.70% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 0
Median daily rate £438 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £40.00

Sass is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 275 228 232
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 41.48% 32.39% 25.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 156 93
Median daily rate £370 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.71% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £14.49 - £65.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Sass
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing Sass as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sass in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
2 9 (90.00%) AngularJS
3 8 (80.00%) CSS3
3 8 (80.00%) HTML5
3 8 (80.00%) Front End Development
4 7 (70.00%) jQuery
5 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (60.00%) React
5 6 (60.00%) Node.js
6 5 (50.00%) gulp
6 5 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (50.00%) Grunt
6 5 (50.00%) TDD
6 5 (50.00%) Java
6 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
6 5 (50.00%) LESS
7 4 (40.00%) BDD
7 4 (40.00%) NoSQL
7 4 (40.00%) Subversion
7 4 (40.00%) SQL
8 3 (30.00%) Photoshop
8 3 (30.00%) C#
8 3 (30.00%) Finance
8 3 (30.00%) RESTful
8 3 (30.00%) Backbone.js
9 2 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (20.00%) CoffeeScript
9 2 (20.00%) Ember.js

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:

Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) GitHub
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (50.00%) Grunt
1 5 (50.00%) gulp
2 4 (40.00%) Subversion
3 2 (20.00%) Hudson
3 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (20.00%) Mercurial
4 1 (10.00%) Moq
4 1 (10.00%) NUnit
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Electronics
2 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Lead Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) HTML Developer
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (10.00%) UI Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
2 9 (90.00%) AngularJS
3 8 (80.00%) CSS3
3 8 (80.00%) HTML5
4 7 (70.00%) jQuery
5 6 (60.00%) Node.js
5 6 (60.00%) React
6 5 (50.00%) LESS
6 5 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (30.00%) Backbone.js
7 3 (30.00%) RESTful
8 2 (20.00%) Ajax
8 2 (20.00%) Ember.js
8 2 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (20.00%) Redux
9 1 (10.00%) .NET
9 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (10.00%) Handlebars
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Front End Development
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) TDD
4 4 (40.00%) BDD
5 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (20.00%) MVC
5 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (20.00%) Refactoring
5 2 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (10.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
6 1 (10.00%) Isomorphic JavaScript
6 1 (10.00%) Mobile Optimisation
6 1 (10.00%) OO
6 1 (10.00%) Scrum
6 1 (10.00%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) C#
5 2 (20.00%) CoffeeScript
5 2 (20.00%) ECMAScript
5 2 (20.00%) PHP
5 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (20.00%) Python
6 1 (10.00%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) SAP
1 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe
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