Period
to 9 December 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 9 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 68 76
Rank change year-on-year -29 +8 +16
Contract jobs citing Sass 17 33 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.01% 2.63% 0.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.00% 7.35% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 27 6
Glasgow median daily rate £378 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.67% +7.14% +12.90%
10th Percentile £263 £242 £288
90th Percentile £475 £525 £413
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £400
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 566 449 356
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 33.55% 35.78% 31.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 285 182
Glasgow median daily rate £413 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.55% +1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £320 £300 £270
90th Percentile £550 £504 £475
Scotland median daily rate £413 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +10.00% +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
Glasgow median hourly rate £35.00 £19.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.87% +37.46% -74.55%
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £24.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +45.83% -46.67% +11.44%

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 9 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sass in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 9 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Sass.

1 17 (100.00%) CSS
2 16 (94.12%) HTML
3 14 (82.35%) JavaScript
4 12 (70.59%) Git (software)
5 9 (52.94%) Node.js
6 7 (41.18%) AngularJS
6 7 (41.18%) gulp
6 7 (41.18%) HTML5
7 6 (35.29%) jQuery
7 6 (35.29%) CMS
7 6 (35.29%) React
7 6 (35.29%) User Experience
7 6 (35.29%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (35.29%) Wireframes
8 5 (29.41%) Redis
8 5 (29.41%) CSS3
8 5 (29.41%) Front End Development
8 5 (29.41%) OO
8 5 (29.41%) Drupal
9 4 (23.53%) Ruby
9 4 (23.53%) Ruby on Rails
9 4 (23.53%) Marketing
9 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (23.53%) Python
9 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
9 4 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (23.53%) Web Services
9 4 (23.53%) Express
9 4 (23.53%) Jasmine
9 4 (23.53%) LESS

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 6 (35.29%) CMS
2 5 (29.41%) Drupal
3 2 (11.76%) IIS
4 1 (5.88%) Apache
4 1 (5.88%) Confluence
4 1 (5.88%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) Redis
2 4 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.88%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (70.59%) Git (software)
2 7 (41.18%) gulp
3 4 (23.53%) Grunt
3 4 (23.53%) Jasmine
3 4 (23.53%) Sinon.JS
4 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
4 3 (17.65%) RSpec
4 3 (17.65%) webpack
5 1 (5.88%) Hudson
5 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 4 (23.53%) Marketing
2 3 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (29.41%) Angular Developer
3 5 (29.41%) UI Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Applications Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (17.65%) HTML CSS Developer
5 3 (17.65%) HTML Developer
6 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Mobile Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Node.js Developer
7 1 (5.88%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (5.88%) CMS Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Designer
7 1 (5.88%) Interface Designer
7 1 (5.88%) Magento Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
7 1 (5.88%) UI Designer
7 1 (5.88%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) CSS
2 16 (94.12%) HTML
3 9 (52.94%) Node.js
4 7 (41.18%) AngularJS
4 7 (41.18%) HTML5
5 6 (35.29%) jQuery
5 6 (35.29%) React
6 5 (29.41%) CSS3
7 4 (23.53%) Enzyme
7 4 (23.53%) Express
7 4 (23.53%) Jest
7 4 (23.53%) LESS
7 4 (23.53%) Ruby on Rails
7 4 (23.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (23.53%) Web Services
8 3 (17.65%) React Native
9 2 (11.76%) .NET
9 2 (11.76%) Browserify
9 2 (11.76%) REST
9 2 (11.76%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) User Experience
2 4 (23.53%) Mobile App
3 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
1 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Responsive Web Design
1 6 (35.29%) Wireframes
2 5 (29.41%) Front End Development
2 5 (29.41%) OO
3 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (17.65%) Document Management
4 3 (17.65%) Performance Optimisation
4 3 (17.65%) SEO
4 3 (17.65%) Task Automation
4 3 (17.65%) Web Usability
5 2 (11.76%) BDD
5 2 (11.76%) OOP
5 2 (11.76%) Open Source
5 2 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (11.76%) TDD
6 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) JavaScript
2 4 (23.53%) Python
2 4 (23.53%) Ruby
3 3 (17.65%) PHP
4 2 (11.76%) Java
5 1 (5.88%) C#
5 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.88%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Docker
2 1 (5.88%) Varnish
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle
1 2 (11.76%) OutSystems
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft