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 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 79 95
Rank change year-on-year -3 +16  
Contract jobs citing Sass 8 24 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.73% 1.59% 0.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.81% 3.88% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 24 11
Median daily rate £388 £430 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.88% +22.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £457 £375
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 Leeds with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 441 619 402
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 40.20% 40.99% 26.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 461 309
Median daily rate £400 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +21.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £313 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £13.85 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -63.06%  
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 Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 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

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 Leeds region with a requirement for Sass.

1 28 (90.32%) JavaScript
1 28 (90.32%) CSS
2 25 (80.65%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (74.19%) HTML
4 22 (70.97%) AngularJS
5 18 (58.06%) HTML5
6 16 (51.61%) CSS3
6 16 (51.61%) LESS
7 13 (41.94%) jQuery
8 10 (32.26%) Angular 2
9 9 (29.03%) React
10 8 (25.81%) Front End Development
11 7 (22.58%) gulp
11 7 (22.58%) MVC
11 7 (22.58%) C#
11 7 (22.58%) Jasmine
11 7 (22.58%) Grunt
12 6 (19.35%) SignalR
12 6 (19.35%) TypeScript
12 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (19.35%) Entity Framework
12 6 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (19.35%) .NET
12 6 (19.35%) Visual Studio
12 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET
12 6 (19.35%) TDD
12 6 (19.35%) Web Development
12 6 (19.35%) .NET Framework
13 5 (16.13%) RxJS

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 2 (6.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (6.45%) CMS
1 2 (6.45%) Drupal
1 2 (6.45%) WordPress
2 1 (3.23%) Apache
2 1 (3.23%) Confluence
2 1 (3.23%) Tornado
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Grunt
1 7 (22.58%) gulp
1 7 (22.58%) Jasmine
2 6 (19.35%) Visual Studio
3 5 (16.13%) Subversion
4 4 (12.90%) Git (software)
5 3 (9.68%) Jenkins
6 2 (6.45%) Eclipse
6 2 (6.45%) JIRA
6 2 (6.45%) Mercurial
6 2 (6.45%) Selenium
7 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
7 1 (3.23%) Hudson
7 1 (3.23%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (3.23%) PHPUnit
7 1 (3.23%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Marketing
3 2 (6.45%) Back Office
4 1 (3.23%) Games
4 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (90.32%) Developer
2 9 (29.03%) JavaScript Developer
3 7 (22.58%) UI Developer
4 6 (19.35%) Angular Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (12.90%) .NET Developer
6 4 (12.90%) HTML CSS Developer
6 4 (12.90%) HTML Developer
7 3 (9.68%) CSS Developer
7 3 (9.68%) SQL Developer
8 2 (6.45%) PHP Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Software Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) Designer
9 1 (3.23%) Lead Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Principal Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) Principal Software Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) Senior Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 1 (3.23%) UX Designer
9 1 (3.23%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (90.32%) CSS
2 23 (74.19%) HTML
3 22 (70.97%) AngularJS
4 18 (58.06%) HTML5
5 16 (51.61%) CSS3
5 16 (51.61%) LESS
6 13 (41.94%) jQuery
7 10 (32.26%) Angular 2
8 9 (29.03%) React
9 6 (19.35%) .NET
9 6 (19.35%) .NET Framework
9 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET
9 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (19.35%) Entity Framework
9 6 (19.35%) SignalR
10 5 (16.13%) Node.js
10 5 (16.13%) RESTful
10 5 (16.13%) RxJS
10 5 (16.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (9.68%) User Experience
2 2 (6.45%) Algorithms
2 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.45%) Data Structures
2 2 (6.45%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.23%) BYOD
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.23%) NHS
3 1 (3.23%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Unix
2 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (80.65%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.81%) Front End Development
3 7 (22.58%) MVC
4 6 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (19.35%) TDD
4 6 (19.35%) Web Development
5 5 (16.13%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
6 4 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (12.90%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
6 4 (12.90%) OO
6 4 (12.90%) Unit Testing
6 4 (12.90%) Web Design
7 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
7 3 (9.68%) Kanban
7 3 (9.68%) Test Automation
8 2 (6.45%) Business Analysis
8 2 (6.45%) Pair Programming
8 2 (6.45%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (6.45%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 28 (90.32%) JavaScript
2 7 (22.58%) C#
3 6 (19.35%) TypeScript
4 5 (16.13%) PHP
5 4 (12.90%) SQL
6 3 (9.68%) Java
7 2 (6.45%) ES6
8 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
8 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Zend
2 2 (6.45%) Adobe
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