Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 67 74
Rank change year-on-year -34 +7 +27
Contract jobs citing Sass 15 33 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.87% 2.37% 1.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.64% 5.78% 5.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 27 14
Glasgow median daily rate £450 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% - +19.52%
10th Percentile £364 £242 £286
90th Percentile £460 £525 £413
Scotland median daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -3.23%
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 568 571 421
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 33.04% 41.02% 32.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 341 250
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -4.44%
10th Percentile £319 £300 £263
90th Percentile £550 £500 £438
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Glasgow median hourly rate £33.75 £14.49 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +132.92% +3.50% -74.55%
Scotland median hourly rate £33.75 £24.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +40.63% -33.33% -10.00%

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 25 September 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 15 (100.00%) CSS
2 12 (80.00%) HTML
3 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 9 (60.00%) HTML5
5 8 (53.33%) AngularJS
5 8 (53.33%) User Experience
6 7 (46.67%) REST
6 7 (46.67%) OO
6 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (33.33%) MVC
7 5 (33.33%) .NET
7 5 (33.33%) CSS3
7 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (33.33%) LESS
7 5 (33.33%) Mobile App
8 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
8 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (26.67%) React
8 4 (26.67%) Browserify
8 4 (26.67%) webpack
8 4 (26.67%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (26.67%) C#
8 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
8 4 (26.67%) JSON
8 4 (26.67%) WebSockets
8 4 (26.67%) Entity Framework
8 4 (26.67%) Oracle
8 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
8 4 (26.67%) Java

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 (20.00%) CMS
1 3 (20.00%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
1 4 (26.67%) webpack
2 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (20.00%) Grunt
2 3 (20.00%) gulp
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) UI Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Angular Developer
3 3 (20.00%) CRM Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Applications Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (13.33%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (13.33%) User Experience Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) HTML Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (6.67%) React Developer
5 1 (6.67%) UX Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) CSS
2 12 (80.00%) HTML
3 9 (60.00%) HTML5
4 8 (53.33%) AngularJS
5 7 (46.67%) REST
6 5 (33.33%) .NET
6 5 (33.33%) CSS3
6 5 (33.33%) LESS
7 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
7 4 (26.67%) Browserify
7 4 (26.67%) Entity Framework
7 4 (26.67%) JSON
7 4 (26.67%) React
7 4 (26.67%) WebSockets
8 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
8 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (20.00%) jQuery
8 3 (20.00%) LINQ
8 3 (20.00%) Node.js
8 3 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) User Experience
2 5 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (46.67%) OO
2 5 (33.33%) MVC
2 5 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (26.67%) OOP
3 4 (26.67%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (20.00%) CRM
4 3 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
4 3 (20.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 3 (20.00%) Microservices
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
4 3 (20.00%) SDLC
4 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (20.00%) Service Design
4 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (20.00%) Task Automation
4 3 (20.00%) User Stories
4 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (26.67%) C#
2 4 (26.67%) Java
3 3 (20.00%) PHP
3 3 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle