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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 August 2022 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
England > London
6 months to
12 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 356 305 241
Rank change year-on-year -51 -64 -56
Contract jobs citing Sass 260 243 148
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.65% 0.78% 0.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.09% 2.22% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 183 116
10th Percentile £413 £388 £353
25th Percentile £450 £413 £445
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £475 £520
Median % change year-on-year +15.79% -8.65% +4.00%
75th Percentile £738 £581 £575
90th Percentile £800 £670 £650
England median daily rate £525 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +16.67% -10.00% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
10th Percentile - - £45.70
25th Percentile £62.50 £81.25 £46.75
Median hourly rate £65.00 £82.50 £49.50
Median % change year-on-year -21.21% +66.67% -1.00%
75th Percentile £67.50 £83.75 £53.25
90th Percentile - - £54.90
England median hourly rate £71.00 £36.00 £49.50
% change year-on-year +97.22% -27.27% -1.00%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 12,464 10,943 5,634
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 31.14% 35.21% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,464 8,140 4,148
10th Percentile £425 £400 £370
25th Percentile £505 £463 £440
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £550 £525
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -
75th Percentile £725 £650 £625
90th Percentile £800 £725 £713
England median daily rate £575 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 38 32
10th Percentile £35.00 £20.09 £22.60
25th Percentile £41.25 £35.06 £32.38
Median hourly rate £57.50 £49.33 £46.75
Median % change year-on-year +16.57% +5.51% -6.50%
75th Percentile £69.38 £67.06 £63.00
90th Percentile £77.00 £70.30 £69.10
England median hourly rate £59.50 £48.27 £45.00
% change year-on-year +23.28% +7.26% -4.43%

Sass
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Sass as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Sass in London

Sass
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Sass in London.

Daily rate trend for Sass in London

Sass
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Sass in London over the 6 months to 12 August 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Sass in London

Sass
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Sass in London.

Hourly rate trend for Sass in London

Sass
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sass within the London region over the 6 months to 12 August 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Central London -41 28 £500 +11.11% 16
South London -13 1 £625 +13.64% 1
Sass
England

For the 6 months to 12 August 2022, 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 London region with a requirement for Sass.

1 230 (88.46%) CSS
2 214 (82.31%) JavaScript
3 207 (79.62%) HTML
4 158 (60.77%) React
5 141 (54.23%) TypeScript
6 137 (52.69%) Agile
7 121 (46.54%) HTML5
8 104 (40.00%) Node.js
9 97 (37.31%) AngularJS
10 88 (33.85%) Git (software)
11 87 (33.46%) Front End Development
12 85 (32.69%) Java
13 73 (28.08%) LESS
14 71 (27.31%) Redux
15 66 (25.38%) Jest
15 66 (25.38%) Azure
15 66 (25.38%) Spring
16 61 (23.46%) Full Stack Development
16 61 (23.46%) webpack
17 59 (22.69%) CSS3
18 57 (21.92%) Microservices
18 57 (21.92%) CI/CD
19 56 (21.54%) SQL
20 53 (20.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 52 (20.00%) RESTful
22 51 (19.62%) Cypress.io
23 48 (18.46%) Web Development
24 47 (18.08%) ES6
25 46 (17.69%) User Experience
26 45 (17.31%) DevOps

Sass
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 16 (6.15%) Confluence
2 7 (2.69%) Apache Solr
3 6 (2.31%) Alfresco
3 6 (2.31%) CMS
3 6 (2.31%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.54%) Drupal
4 4 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.38%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.38%) Liferay
6 1 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.38%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (1.54%) Sketch
2 3 (1.15%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (1.15%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.77%) Adobe XD
4 1 (0.38%) InVision
Business Applications
1 2 (0.77%) Shopify
2 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 66 (25.38%) Azure
2 17 (6.54%) AWS
2 17 (6.54%) Azure DevOps
3 15 (5.77%) npm
4 8 (3.08%) GitHub
4 8 (3.08%) PaaS
5 7 (2.69%) GCP
5 7 (2.69%) IaaS
6 5 (1.92%) Serverless
7 4 (1.54%) Azure Pipelines
7 4 (1.54%) OpenShift
8 3 (1.15%) Azure Functions
9 2 (0.77%) Azure Cosmos DB
9 2 (0.77%) Azure Machine Learning
9 2 (0.77%) Figma
9 2 (0.77%) NuGet
10 1 (0.38%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.38%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.38%) SaaS
10 1 (0.38%) SAP Commerce Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.38%) DSL
1 1 (0.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (16.92%) SQL Server
2 36 (13.85%) MongoDB
3 23 (8.85%) Redis
4 21 (8.08%) PostgreSQL
5 17 (6.54%) Elasticsearch
5 17 (6.54%) Hazelcast
6 16 (6.15%) NoSQL
7 12 (4.62%) MySQL
8 6 (2.31%) Big Data
9 4 (1.54%) Couchbase
9 4 (1.54%) GIS
10 1 (0.38%) DynamoDB
10 1 (0.38%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.38%) QGIS
10 1 (0.38%) RavenDB
10 1 (0.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 88 (33.85%) Git (software)
2 61 (23.46%) webpack
3 51 (19.62%) Cypress.io
4 32 (12.31%) GitLab
5 31 (11.92%) Jasmine
6 30 (11.54%) Jenkins
7 29 (11.15%) gulp
8 28 (10.77%) Karma Test Runner
9 26 (10.00%) Maven
10 19 (7.31%) JIRA
10 19 (7.31%) JUnit
10 19 (7.31%) Mockito
11 18 (6.92%) Grunt
12 17 (6.54%) Bitbucket
12 17 (6.54%) Cucumber
13 16 (6.15%) Gradle
13 16 (6.15%) Protractor
14 13 (5.00%) Concordion
14 13 (5.00%) JBehave
14 13 (5.00%) Mocha
General
1 45 (17.31%) Finance
2 37 (14.23%) Banking
3 31 (11.92%) Social Skills
4 20 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (7.69%) Public Sector
5 19 (7.31%) Legal
6 15 (5.77%) Front Office
7 12 (4.62%) Investment Banking
8 11 (4.23%) Retail
9 5 (1.92%) Financial Institution
10 4 (1.54%) Documentation Skills
11 3 (1.15%) Marketing
12 2 (0.77%) Law
12 2 (0.77%) Tech for Good
13 1 (0.38%) Games
13 1 (0.38%) Organisational Skills
13 1 (0.38%) Presentation Skills
13 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 209 (80.38%) Developer
2 66 (25.38%) React Developer
3 58 (22.31%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 41 (15.77%) Angular Developer
4 41 (15.77%) Java Developer
5 31 (11.92%) JavaScript Developer
6 29 (11.15%) Full Stack Developer
7 18 (6.92%) HTML Developer
8 17 (6.54%) Senior Developer
9 15 (5.77%) UI Developer
10 14 (5.38%) Front Office Developer
11 13 (5.00%) Node.js Developer
11 13 (5.00%) Software Engineer
12 9 (3.46%) C# Developer
13 8 (3.08%) Lead Developer
14 7 (2.69%) .NET Developer
15 6 (2.31%) Azure Developer
15 6 (2.31%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
15 6 (2.31%) JavaScript Engineer
15 6 (2.31%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 230 (88.46%) CSS
2 207 (79.62%) HTML
3 158 (60.77%) React
4 121 (46.54%) HTML5
5 104 (40.00%) Node.js
6 97 (37.31%) AngularJS
7 73 (28.08%) LESS
8 71 (27.31%) Redux
9 66 (25.38%) Jest
9 66 (25.38%) Spring
10 59 (22.69%) CSS3
11 53 (20.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 52 (20.00%) RESTful
13 36 (13.85%) .NET
13 36 (13.85%) REST
14 33 (12.69%) jQuery
15 32 (12.31%) ASP.NET
15 32 (12.31%) Spring Boot
16 29 (11.15%) Express
17 28 (10.77%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 46 (17.69%) User Experience
2 14 (5.38%) Greenfield Project
3 13 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 8 (3.08%) Virtual Team
5 7 (2.69%) Fixed Income
6 6 (2.31%) Market Risk
7 5 (1.92%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.92%) Reference Data
8 4 (1.54%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.54%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.54%) Hedge funds
8 4 (1.54%) Public Cloud
8 4 (1.54%) Team-Oriented Environment
9 3 (1.15%) Self-Motivation
10 2 (0.77%) W3C
11 1 (0.38%) Animation
11 1 (0.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.38%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.38%) NHS
11 1 (0.38%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.54%) Android
1 4 (1.54%) Apple iOS
2 2 (0.77%) Unix
3 1 (0.38%) Linux
3 1 (0.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (52.69%) Agile
2 87 (33.46%) Front End Development
3 61 (23.46%) Full Stack Development
4 57 (21.92%) CI/CD
4 57 (21.92%) Microservices
5 48 (18.46%) Web Development
6 45 (17.31%) DevOps
7 39 (15.00%) TDD
7 39 (15.00%) Unit Testing
8 38 (14.62%) Scrum
9 35 (13.46%) Problem-Solving
10 31 (11.92%) Software Engineering
11 27 (10.38%) Continuous Integration
11 27 (10.38%) UX Design
12 24 (9.23%) Continuous Delivery
12 24 (9.23%) Responsive Web Design
13 22 (8.46%) Computer Science
14 21 (8.08%) Test Automation
15 19 (7.31%) MVC
15 19 (7.31%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 214 (82.31%) JavaScript
2 141 (54.23%) TypeScript
3 85 (32.69%) Java
4 56 (21.54%) SQL
5 47 (18.08%) ES6
6 41 (15.77%) C#
7 14 (5.38%) Python
8 12 (4.62%) PHP
9 9 (3.46%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.54%) Ada
10 4 (1.54%) ES7
10 4 (1.54%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.54%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.15%) C++
11 3 (1.15%) Ruby
12 2 (0.77%) Scala
12 2 (0.77%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.38%) JSX
Qualifications
1 22 (8.46%) Degree
2 17 (6.54%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (5.77%) Security Cleared
4 12 (4.62%) BPSS Clearance
5 11 (4.23%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.38%) HNC
6 1 (0.38%) HND
6 1 (0.38%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (10.00%) Accessibility
2 16 (6.15%) QA
3 8 (3.08%) WCAG
4 4 (1.54%) GDPR
5 1 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (7.31%) Docker
Systems Management
1 21 (8.08%) Kubernetes
2 10 (3.85%) Kibana
3 9 (3.46%) logstash
4 5 (1.92%) Terraform
Vendors
1 32 (12.31%) Oracle
2 15 (5.77%) Microsoft
3 9 (3.46%) Sitecore
4 6 (2.31%) Google
5 5 (1.92%) Adobe
6 2 (0.77%) Cadence
6 2 (0.77%) GrapeCity
6 2 (0.77%) Hitachi
7 1 (0.38%) Apple
7 1 (0.38%) Mapbox
7 1 (0.38%) NN4M
7 1 (0.38%) Optimizely
7 1 (0.38%) OutSystems
7 1 (0.38%) Roku
7 1 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.38%) SAP