The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 54 46 55
Rank change year-on-year -8 +9  
Contract jobs citing Sass 5 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.82% 1.34% 1.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.89% 6.08% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 5
Median daily rate £400 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.51% +3.84%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 -

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 173 148 225
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 28.41% 22.06% 32.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 85 126
Median daily rate £360 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.76% -16.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 3
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

Sass
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Sass
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sass in Hertfordshire

Sass
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sass in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sass in Hertfordshire

Sass
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sass within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Welwyn Garden City 0 2 £488 +50.00% 1
Watford -7 2 £313 -23.78% 2
Sass
East of England

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Sass.

1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 5 (83.33%) Front End Development
2 5 (83.33%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
3 4 (66.67%) jQuery
3 4 (66.67%) Node.js
3 4 (66.67%) CSS3
4 3 (50.00%) React
4 3 (50.00%) gulp
4 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (33.33%) TeamSite
5 2 (33.33%) W3C
5 2 (33.33%) Project Management
5 2 (33.33%) XML
5 2 (33.33%) XHTML
5 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (33.33%) TDD
5 2 (33.33%) Retail
5 2 (33.33%) Ajax
5 2 (33.33%) Web Development
5 2 (33.33%) WAI
5 2 (33.33%) JSON
5 2 (33.33%) JIRA
5 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 2 (33.33%) SEO
5 2 (33.33%) Law
5 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 2 (33.33%) CMS
1 2 (33.33%) Magnolia
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Payment Gateway
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) gulp
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) Grunt
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) Babel
3 1 (16.67%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (16.67%) Mocha
3 1 (16.67%) webpack
General
1 2 (33.33%) Law
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (33.33%) UI Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Angular Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Email Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (16.67%) Junior
4 1 (16.67%) Junior Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) HTML5
3 4 (66.67%) CSS3
3 4 (66.67%) jQuery
3 4 (66.67%) Node.js
4 3 (50.00%) React
5 2 (33.33%) Ajax
5 2 (33.33%) Angular 2
5 2 (33.33%) JSON
5 2 (33.33%) XHTML
5 2 (33.33%) XML
6 1 (16.67%) Chai
6 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (16.67%) LESS
6 1 (16.67%) Redux
6 1 (16.67%) RESTful
6 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
1 2 (33.33%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Front End Development
2 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) A/B Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) API Development
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (33.33%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (33.33%) SEO
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Web Design
3 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) ES6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) WAI
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) TeamSite
Watford, Hertfordshire
Talent Point Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Tec Partners
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago