Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 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
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 79 80
Rank change year-on-year -4 +1 +17
Contract jobs citing Sass 27 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.74% 0.43% 1.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.84% 1.19% 3.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 9
Glasgow median daily rate £445 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.85% -10.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £363 £297 £299
90th Percentile £454 £380 £413
Scotland median daily rate £438 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +16.67% - -0.33%
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 558 421 372
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 35.86% 36.32% 29.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 243 227
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £226
90th Percentile £538 £438 £438
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £36.75 £16.61 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +121.32% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £24.25 £37.50 £29.25
% change year-on-year -35.33% +28.21% -23.53%

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 27 (100.00%) CSS
2 24 (88.89%) AngularJS
3 21 (77.78%) JavaScript
4 16 (59.26%) REST
5 15 (55.56%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
5 15 (55.56%) Front End Development
6 13 (48.15%) gulp
6 13 (48.15%) webpack
6 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
6 13 (48.15%) Git (software)
7 12 (44.44%) Web Usability
7 12 (44.44%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 11 (40.74%) npm
8 11 (40.74%) Angular 2
8 11 (40.74%) ES6
8 11 (40.74%) SMACSS
8 11 (40.74%) User Experience
8 11 (40.74%) OOCSS
8 11 (40.74%) Umbraco
8 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (40.74%) Dynamics CRM
8 11 (40.74%) MVC
8 11 (40.74%) SEO
8 11 (40.74%) HTML
8 11 (40.74%) CRM
9 10 (37.04%) KnockoutJS
9 10 (37.04%) Cross-Browser Development
10 8 (29.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (29.63%) C#
10 8 (29.63%) jQuery

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 11 (40.74%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Photoshop
2 2 (7.41%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 11 (40.74%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (40.74%) npm
2 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 5 (18.52%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (48.15%) Git (software)
1 13 (48.15%) gulp
1 13 (48.15%) webpack
2 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.70%) Grunt
3 1 (3.70%) Mercurial
3 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Electronics
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (48.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 6 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Angular Developer
4 5 (18.52%) CRM Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Software Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Web Developer
6 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) .NET Web Developer
6 2 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
6 2 (7.41%) C# Web Developer
6 2 (7.41%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (7.41%) HTML Developer
6 2 (7.41%) UI Developer
6 2 (7.41%) UX Developer
7 1 (3.70%) CSS Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Developer
7 1 (3.70%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) CSS
2 24 (88.89%) AngularJS
3 16 (59.26%) REST
4 11 (40.74%) Angular 2
4 11 (40.74%) HTML
4 11 (40.74%) OOCSS
5 10 (37.04%) KnockoutJS
6 8 (29.63%) jQuery
6 8 (29.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (25.93%) .NET
7 7 (25.93%) .NET Framework
7 7 (25.93%) Entity Framework
7 7 (25.93%) JSON
8 5 (18.52%) .NET Core
8 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
8 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (18.52%) LESS
8 5 (18.52%) LINQ
9 4 (14.81%) HTML5
10 3 (11.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) User Experience
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
1 15 (55.56%) Front End Development
2 12 (44.44%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 12 (44.44%) Web Usability
3 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (40.74%) CRM
3 11 (40.74%) MVC
3 11 (40.74%) SEO
3 11 (40.74%) SMACSS
4 10 (37.04%) Cross-Browser Development
5 7 (25.93%) Service Design
6 6 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (18.52%) Microservices
7 5 (18.52%) Project Management
7 5 (18.52%) SDLC
7 5 (18.52%) Service Delivery
7 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
7 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (18.52%) User Stories
7 5 (18.52%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 11 (40.74%) ES6
3 8 (29.63%) C#
4 6 (22.22%) SQL
4 6 (22.22%) TypeScript
5 3 (11.11%) Java
6 1 (3.70%) PHP
6 1 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Adobe
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) SAP
3 1 (3.70%) Twitter