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 June 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.

Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 49 58
Rank change year-on-year +5 +9  
Contract jobs citing Sass 15 7 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.37% 1.05% 2.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.87% 6.03% 8.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 7
Median daily rate £438 £458 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.37% +30.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £483 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £40.00

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 152 116 219
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 24.05% 17.42% 24.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 77 117
Median daily rate £375 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £315 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
Median hourly rate £15.00 £10.00 £20.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -52.23%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

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
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 June 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
Watford -5 3 £394 -13.93% 1
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £475 -
Sass
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 20 (100.00%) HTML
1 20 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (85.00%) AngularJS
3 16 (80.00%) CSS
4 12 (60.00%) jQuery
4 12 (60.00%) Git (software)
5 11 (55.00%) Front End Development
6 10 (50.00%) HTML5
7 8 (40.00%) LESS
8 7 (35.00%) RESTful
8 7 (35.00%) Symfony
8 7 (35.00%) Subversion
9 6 (30.00%) PHP 5
9 6 (30.00%) PHPUnit
9 6 (30.00%) PHP
9 6 (30.00%) MySQL
9 6 (30.00%) MongoDB
9 6 (30.00%) CSS3
9 6 (30.00%) Doctrine
9 6 (30.00%) gulp
9 6 (30.00%) PHP 7
10 5 (25.00%) React
10 5 (25.00%) Node.js
10 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
10 5 (25.00%) Web Design
10 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (20.00%) Web Development
11 4 (20.00%) Ajax
11 4 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (20.00%) User Experience

Sass
Co-occurring 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 3 (15.00%) CMS
1 3 (15.00%) Magnolia
2 2 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (5.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) MongoDB
1 6 (30.00%) MySQL
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (35.00%) Subversion
3 6 (30.00%) gulp
3 6 (30.00%) PHPUnit
4 3 (15.00%) Grunt
4 3 (15.00%) JIRA
5 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (10.00%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (10.00%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (10.00%) SpecFlow
5 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (10.00%) webpack
6 1 (5.00%) Babel
6 1 (5.00%) Bower
6 1 (5.00%) Jasmine
6 1 (5.00%) Mocha
6 1 (5.00%) Protractor
6 1 (5.00%) Visual Composer
General
1 3 (15.00%) Law
1 3 (15.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Back Office
2 1 (5.00%) Interactive Media
2 1 (5.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (55.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 6 (30.00%) PHP Developer
3 6 (30.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Symfony Developer
4 5 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Angular Developer
5 3 (15.00%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 2 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (10.00%) MongoDB Developer
6 2 (10.00%) MySQL Developer
6 2 (10.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 2 (10.00%) UI Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Web Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) HTML
2 17 (85.00%) AngularJS
3 16 (80.00%) CSS
4 12 (60.00%) jQuery
5 10 (50.00%) HTML5
6 8 (40.00%) LESS
7 7 (35.00%) RESTful
7 7 (35.00%) Symfony
8 6 (30.00%) CSS3
8 6 (30.00%) Doctrine
9 5 (25.00%) Node.js
9 5 (25.00%) React
10 4 (20.00%) Ajax
11 3 (15.00%) JSON
11 3 (15.00%) Laravel
11 3 (15.00%) XHTML
11 3 (15.00%) XML
12 2 (10.00%) .NET
12 2 (10.00%) Angular 2
12 2 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) User Experience
2 3 (15.00%) W3C
3 2 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.00%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Front End Development
2 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 5 (25.00%) Web Design
3 4 (20.00%) API Development
3 4 (20.00%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
3 4 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (20.00%) Web Development
4 3 (15.00%) A/B Testing
4 3 (15.00%) BDD
4 3 (15.00%) Project Management
4 3 (15.00%) SEO
4 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.00%) TDD
4 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Wireframes
5 2 (10.00%) MVC
6 1 (5.00%) Document Management
6 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (30.00%) PHP
2 6 (30.00%) PHP 5
2 6 (30.00%) PHP 7
3 3 (15.00%) ES6
4 2 (10.00%) C#
4 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) WAI
2 2 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) TeamSite
2 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Xerox
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