Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 112 109
Rank change year-on-year +13 -3 +10
Contract jobs citing Sass 38 33 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.68% 1.27% 1.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.72% 3.30% 4.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 30 40
Leeds median daily rate £378 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.67% - +30.43%
10th Percentile £279 £307 £274
90th Percentile £475 £464 £547
West Yorkshire median daily rate £378 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +0.67% - +30.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Leeds median hourly rate - - £17.50
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £17.50

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 Leeds with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 805 1000 1087
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 35.57% 38.48% 33.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 633 719 760
Leeds median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00% +15.38%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £281
90th Percentile £513 £538 £525
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 11
Leeds median hourly rate - £13.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -46.00% -50.00%
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £13.50 £37.04
% change year-on-year - -63.55% +12.24%

Sass
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Sass in Leeds

Sass
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sass in Leeds

Sass
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sass in Leeds over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sass in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Sass.

1 37 (97.37%) JavaScript
2 34 (89.47%) CSS
3 33 (86.84%) HTML
4 26 (68.42%) HTML5
5 24 (63.16%) CSS3
5 24 (63.16%) AngularJS
6 23 (60.53%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (39.47%) React
8 12 (31.58%) gulp
8 12 (31.58%) TDD
8 12 (31.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 12 (31.58%) Web Development
9 10 (26.32%) Marketing
9 10 (26.32%) .NET
9 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET
9 10 (26.32%) Angular 2
9 10 (26.32%) Front End Development
10 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET Web API
10 9 (23.68%) Microservices
10 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET Core
10 9 (23.68%) MVC
10 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
10 9 (23.68%) SOA
10 9 (23.68%) .NET Framework
10 9 (23.68%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (23.68%) RESTful
10 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (23.68%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (21.05%) Grunt
11 8 (21.05%) Scrum

Sass
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (10.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 4 (10.53%) Confluence
2 3 (7.89%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
1 9 (23.68%) SQL Server 2008
1 9 (23.68%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (31.58%) gulp
2 8 (21.05%) Grunt
2 8 (21.05%) Octopus Deploy
3 6 (15.79%) Git (software)
4 4 (10.53%) Eclipse
4 4 (10.53%) Jasmine
4 4 (10.53%) JIRA
4 4 (10.53%) Karma Test Runner
5 3 (7.89%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (26.32%) Marketing
2 7 (18.42%) Finance
3 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (100.00%) Developer
2 17 (44.74%) JavaScript Developer
3 9 (23.68%) .NET Developer
3 9 (23.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 8 (21.05%) HTML CSS Developer
4 8 (21.05%) HTML Developer
4 8 (21.05%) UI Developer
5 7 (18.42%) Angular Developer
5 7 (18.42%) Lead .NET Developer
5 7 (18.42%) Lead Developer
5 7 (18.42%) Senior .NET Developer
5 7 (18.42%) Senior Developer
6 4 (10.53%) UI/UX Developer
6 4 (10.53%) UX Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Umbraco Developer
8 2 (5.26%) CSS Developer
9 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (89.47%) CSS
2 33 (86.84%) HTML
3 26 (68.42%) HTML5
4 24 (63.16%) AngularJS
4 24 (63.16%) CSS3
5 15 (39.47%) React
6 12 (31.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 10 (26.32%) .NET
7 10 (26.32%) Angular 2
7 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET
8 9 (23.68%) .NET Framework
8 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET Core
8 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (23.68%) RESTful
9 7 (18.42%) jQuery
10 6 (15.79%) Redux
11 5 (13.16%) LESS
11 5 (13.16%) Node.js
12 3 (7.89%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) User Experience
2 3 (7.89%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (60.53%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (31.58%) TDD
2 12 (31.58%) Web Development
3 10 (26.32%) Front End Development
4 9 (23.68%) Microservices
4 9 (23.68%) MVC
4 9 (23.68%) SOA
5 8 (21.05%) Scrum
6 6 (15.79%) Kanban
7 5 (13.16%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (13.16%) Test Automation
7 5 (13.16%) Wireframes
8 4 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
8 4 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (10.53%) Unit Testing
8 4 (10.53%) Waterfall
9 3 (7.89%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
9 3 (7.89%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (7.89%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 37 (97.37%) JavaScript
2 8 (21.05%) C#
3 1 (2.63%) ES6
3 1 (2.63%) Java
3 1 (2.63%) TypeScript
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) Adobe
2 1 (2.63%) Sitecore