Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 105 112
Rank change year-on-year +11 +7 -5
Contract jobs citing Sass 42 36 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.77% 1.60% 1.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.74% 4.49% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 21 32
Leeds median daily rate £378 £363 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.14% - -3.33%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £308
90th Percentile £475 £475 £462
West Yorkshire median daily rate £378 £369 £350
% change year-on-year +2.37% +5.36% -6.67%
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 887 802 996
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 37.32% 35.64% 38.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 669 621 701
Leeds median daily rate £415 £408 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.84% -2.98% +12.00%
10th Percentile £318 £300 £300
90th Percentile £550 £525 £538
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £404 £400
% change year-on-year +2.04% +1.06% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Leeds median hourly rate £17.00 - £13.50
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 12 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sass in Leeds

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 41 (97.62%) CSS
2 37 (88.10%) JavaScript
3 36 (85.71%) HTML
4 19 (45.24%) HTML5
4 19 (45.24%) AngularJS
5 18 (42.86%) CSS3
6 17 (40.48%) React
6 17 (40.48%) jQuery
6 17 (40.48%) Front End Development
7 14 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (26.19%) Git (software)
8 11 (26.19%) Node.js
9 10 (23.81%) gulp
10 9 (21.43%) PHP
10 9 (21.43%) TypeScript
11 8 (19.05%) User Experience
11 8 (19.05%) E-Commerce
11 8 (19.05%) Web Development
12 7 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (16.67%) LESS
12 7 (16.67%) Magento
13 6 (14.29%) Grunt
13 6 (14.29%) Redux
14 5 (11.90%) Wireframes
14 5 (11.90%) Payment Gateway
14 5 (11.90%) Technical Leadership
14 5 (11.90%) Confluence
14 5 (11.90%) Responsive Web Design
14 5 (11.90%) JIRA
14 5 (11.90%) XML

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 (11.90%) Confluence
2 4 (9.52%) CMS
3 3 (7.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (4.76%) Kentico
4 2 (4.76%) WordPress
5 1 (2.38%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Magento
2 5 (11.90%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (4.76%) OpenCart
4 1 (2.38%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) GitHub
2 2 (4.76%) Google Analytics
2 2 (4.76%) npm
3 1 (2.38%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (2.38%) Sage Pay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) MySQL
2 2 (4.76%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (26.19%) Git (software)
2 10 (23.81%) gulp
3 6 (14.29%) Grunt
4 5 (11.90%) JIRA
5 4 (9.52%) Bitbucket
6 3 (7.14%) Eclipse
7 2 (4.76%) Artifactory
7 2 (4.76%) Cucumber
7 2 (4.76%) Gatling
7 2 (4.76%) IntelliJ
7 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
7 2 (4.76%) Selenium
7 2 (4.76%) Sublime Text
7 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio Code
7 2 (4.76%) WebDriver
7 2 (4.76%) webpack
8 1 (2.38%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (2.38%) Mocha
8 1 (2.38%) PHPUnit
8 1 (2.38%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (9.52%) Retail
2 3 (7.14%) Marketing
2 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.76%) Back Office
4 1 (2.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 40 (95.24%) Developer
2 15 (35.71%) JavaScript Developer
3 13 (30.95%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 10 (23.81%) UI Developer
5 8 (19.05%) React Developer
6 5 (11.90%) Angular Developer
6 5 (11.90%) HTML CSS Developer
6 5 (11.90%) HTML Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Magento Developer
7 3 (7.14%) UI/UX Developer
7 3 (7.14%) UX Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Web Developer
8 2 (4.76%) PHP Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Scala Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Applications Architect
9 1 (2.38%) Architect
9 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Architect
9 1 (2.38%) Lead Developer
9 1 (2.38%) PHP Web Developer
9 1 (2.38%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (97.62%) CSS
2 36 (85.71%) HTML
3 19 (45.24%) AngularJS
3 19 (45.24%) HTML5
4 18 (42.86%) CSS3
5 17 (40.48%) jQuery
5 17 (40.48%) React
6 11 (26.19%) Node.js
7 7 (16.67%) LESS
7 7 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (14.29%) Redux
9 5 (11.90%) XML
10 3 (7.14%) Express
10 3 (7.14%) Laravel
10 3 (7.14%) REST
10 3 (7.14%) Vue.js
10 3 (7.14%) XHTML
11 2 (4.76%) Gherkin
11 2 (4.76%) KnockoutJS
11 2 (4.76%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) User Experience
2 2 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.38%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.38%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) Linux
1 2 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (40.48%) Front End Development
2 14 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (19.05%) E-Commerce
3 8 (19.05%) Web Development
4 5 (11.90%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (11.90%) Technical Leadership
4 5 (11.90%) Wireframes
5 4 (9.52%) DevOps
5 4 (9.52%) Prototyping
6 3 (7.14%) API Integration
6 3 (7.14%) Data Privacy
6 3 (7.14%) MVC
6 3 (7.14%) Scrum
6 3 (7.14%) Software Testing
6 3 (7.14%) Test Automation
7 2 (4.76%) Analytics
7 2 (4.76%) Microservices
7 2 (4.76%) Mobile First
7 2 (4.76%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (4.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 37 (88.10%) JavaScript
2 9 (21.43%) PHP
2 9 (21.43%) TypeScript
3 4 (9.52%) ES6
3 4 (9.52%) Java
3 4 (9.52%) SQL
4 3 (7.14%) C
5 2 (4.76%) ES7
5 2 (4.76%) ES8
5 2 (4.76%) Groovy
5 2 (4.76%) Ruby
5 2 (4.76%) Scala
6 1 (2.38%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (4.76%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) QA
2 2 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Grafana
1 2 (4.76%) Graphite
1 2 (4.76%) Kibana
2 1 (2.38%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (9.52%) Adobe
2 2 (4.76%) Google
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.76%) Splunk
3 1 (2.38%) PayPal
3 1 (2.38%) Sage
3 1 (2.38%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.38%) WooCommerce
3 1 (2.38%) WorldPay