Period
to 18 October 2018

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 18 October 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
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 106 124
Rank change year-on-year +8 +18 -6
Contract jobs citing Sass 43 30 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.79% 1.37% 1.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.47% 3.84% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 20 31
Leeds median daily rate £390 £384 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.63% -9.71% +21.43%
10th Percentile £300 £324 £310
90th Percentile £475 £475 £475
West Yorkshire median daily rate £390 £380 £425
% change year-on-year +2.63% -10.59% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire 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 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 963 782 1,103
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 40.16% 35.81% 40.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 719 590 798
Leeds median daily rate £413 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -3.03% +14.58%
10th Percentile £320 £305 £308
90th Percentile £542 £500 £538
West Yorkshire median daily rate £411 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.81% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
Leeds median hourly rate £17.00 - £13.50
10th Percentile £16.48 - £12.98
90th Percentile £18.23 - £16.30
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.41 - £13.50

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 18 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sass in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Sass.

1 42 (97.67%) CSS
2 39 (90.70%) JavaScript
3 38 (88.37%) HTML
4 24 (55.81%) CSS3
4 24 (55.81%) AngularJS
5 23 (53.49%) HTML5
6 21 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (39.53%) jQuery
8 16 (37.21%) React
9 15 (34.88%) Front End Development
10 14 (32.56%) Web Development
11 13 (30.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 13 (30.23%) TypeScript
12 11 (25.58%) Node.js
13 10 (23.26%) Git (software)
13 10 (23.26%) Scrum
14 9 (20.93%) MVC
14 9 (20.93%) Docker
14 9 (20.93%) Vue.js
15 8 (18.60%) npm
15 8 (18.60%) Microservices
15 8 (18.60%) PHP
15 8 (18.60%) TDD
16 7 (16.28%) Magento
16 7 (16.28%) webpack
16 7 (16.28%) gulp
17 6 (13.95%) Wireframes
17 6 (13.95%) Redux
17 6 (13.95%) .NET Core
17 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET Core

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 5 (11.63%) Confluence
2 3 (6.98%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (6.98%) CMS
3 1 (2.33%) Kentico
3 1 (2.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Magento
2 5 (11.63%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (4.65%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.60%) npm
2 6 (13.95%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.98%) GitHub
4 2 (4.65%) Google Analytics
5 1 (2.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (2.33%) Sage Pay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
1 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (9.30%) MySQL
3 2 (4.65%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (23.26%) Git (software)
2 7 (16.28%) gulp
2 7 (16.28%) webpack
3 6 (13.95%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (11.63%) JIRA
5 4 (9.30%) Bitbucket
5 4 (9.30%) Grunt
6 3 (6.98%) Eclipse
6 3 (6.98%) Jenkins
7 2 (4.65%) Artifactory
7 2 (4.65%) Cucumber
7 2 (4.65%) Gatling
7 2 (4.65%) IntelliJ
7 2 (4.65%) Selenium
7 2 (4.65%) Sublime Text
7 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio Code
7 2 (4.65%) WebDriver
8 1 (2.33%) Mocha
8 1 (2.33%) PHPUnit
8 1 (2.33%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (9.30%) Retail
2 3 (6.98%) Marketing
2 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.33%) Back Office
3 1 (2.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 41 (95.35%) Developer
2 14 (32.56%) JavaScript Developer
3 10 (23.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 10 (23.26%) UI Developer
4 9 (20.93%) React Developer
5 6 (13.95%) .NET Developer
5 6 (13.95%) Angular Developer
5 6 (13.95%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (13.95%) C# Developer
5 6 (13.95%) Senior .NET Developer
5 6 (13.95%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 6 (13.95%) Senior C# Developer
5 6 (13.95%) Senior Developer
6 4 (9.30%) HTML CSS Developer
6 4 (9.30%) HTML Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Magento Developer
7 3 (6.98%) UI/UX Developer
7 3 (6.98%) UX Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Node.js Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (97.67%) CSS
2 38 (88.37%) HTML
3 24 (55.81%) AngularJS
3 24 (55.81%) CSS3
4 23 (53.49%) HTML5
5 17 (39.53%) jQuery
6 16 (37.21%) React
7 13 (30.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 11 (25.58%) Node.js
9 9 (20.93%) Vue.js
10 6 (13.95%) .NET
10 6 (13.95%) .NET Core
10 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET
10 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET Core
10 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (13.95%) Redux
11 5 (11.63%) LESS
11 5 (11.63%) XML
12 3 (6.98%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) User Experience
2 2 (4.65%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.33%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Linux
1 2 (4.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (34.88%) Front End Development
3 14 (32.56%) Web Development
4 10 (23.26%) Scrum
5 9 (20.93%) MVC
6 8 (18.60%) Microservices
6 8 (18.60%) TDD
7 6 (13.95%) Agile Project Management
7 6 (13.95%) CQRS
7 6 (13.95%) E-Commerce
7 6 (13.95%) Project Management
7 6 (13.95%) Wireframes
8 5 (11.63%) DevOps
8 5 (11.63%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (9.30%) Prototyping
10 3 (6.98%) API Integration
10 3 (6.98%) Data Privacy
10 3 (6.98%) Problem-Solving
10 3 (6.98%) Software Testing
10 3 (6.98%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 39 (90.70%) JavaScript
2 13 (30.23%) TypeScript
3 8 (18.60%) PHP
4 6 (13.95%) C#
5 4 (9.30%) Java
5 4 (9.30%) SQL
6 3 (6.98%) C
6 3 (6.98%) ES6
7 2 (4.65%) Groovy
7 2 (4.65%) Ruby
7 2 (4.65%) Scala
8 1 (2.33%) ES7
8 1 (2.33%) ES8
8 1 (2.33%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (4.65%) DBS Check
2 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (4.65%) QA
System Software
1 9 (20.93%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Grafana
1 2 (4.65%) Graphite
1 2 (4.65%) Kibana
2 1 (2.33%) Ansible
2 1 (2.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (9.30%) Adobe
2 2 (4.65%) Google
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.65%) Splunk
3 1 (2.33%) PayPal
3 1 (2.33%) Sage
3 1 (2.33%) WorldPay