Period
to 15 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 15 July 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
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 67 74
Rank change year-on-year +10 +7 +5
Contract jobs citing Sass 5 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.83% 0.44% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.31% 1.81% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Gloucestershire median daily rate £205 £248 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.17% -23.85% +136.36%
10th Percentile £193 £207 £313
90th Percentile £218 £306 £338
South West median daily rate £451 £345 £345
% change year-on-year +30.80% - +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West 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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 151 166 236
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 25.12% 24.34% 24.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 93 142
Gloucestershire median daily rate £375 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% -3.13% -
10th Percentile £263 £264 £294
90th Percentile £563 £563 £575
South West median daily rate £413 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +3.13% +9.59% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 2
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £44.50 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.11% +12.50% -7.51%
South West median hourly rate £44.50 £45.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year -1.11% +7.14% +7.01%

Sass
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing Sass as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Sass in Gloucestershire

Sass
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Sass in Gloucestershire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Sass in Gloucestershire

Sass
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sass within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 15 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham - 1 £205 - 3
Sass
South West

For the 6 months to 15 July 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Sass.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) Umbraco
3 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (60.00%) Front End Development
4 2 (40.00%) DevOps
4 2 (40.00%) User Experience
4 2 (40.00%) React
4 2 (40.00%) API Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (40.00%) CMS
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
5 1 (20.00%) PHP
5 1 (20.00%) HTML5
5 1 (20.00%) CSS3
5 1 (20.00%) Laravel
5 1 (20.00%) LESS
5 1 (20.00%) RESTful
5 1 (20.00%) WordPress

Sass
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 4 (80.00%) Umbraco
2 2 (40.00%) CMS
3 1 (20.00%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) React
4 1 (20.00%) CSS3
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) Laravel
4 1 (20.00%) LESS
4 1 (20.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (40.00%) API Integration
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) PHP