Period
to 18 January 2022

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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 300 270 243
Rank change year-on-year -30 -27 -50
Contract jobs citing Sass 310 129 317
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.83% 0.75% 1.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.56% 2.08% 2.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 96 224
10th Percentile £400 £355 £363
25th Percentile £463 £413 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £625 £500 £475
Median % change year-on-year +25.00% +5.26% -5.00%
75th Percentile £688 £550 £550
90th Percentile £760 £597 £584
England median daily rate £500 £473 £450
% change year-on-year +5.82% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £42.00 -
England median hourly rate - £42.00 £51.00
% change year-on-year - -17.65% +45.71%

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 12,132 6,213 10,673
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 32.45% 36.00% 35.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,361 4,642 7,991
10th Percentile £413 £356 £375
25th Percentile £500 £425 £443
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £590 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +12.38% - -
75th Percentile £688 £613 £613
90th Percentile £763 £700 £700
England median daily rate £550 £488 £500
% change year-on-year +12.82% -2.50% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 24 58
10th Percentile £20.89 £22.38 £24.10
25th Percentile £35.00 £29.74 £36.70
Median hourly rate £55.50 £45.00 £48.34
Median % change year-on-year +23.33% -6.91% +27.21%
75th Percentile £71.00 £54.25 £53.28
90th Percentile £80.50 £64.18 £78.75
England median hourly rate £50.50 £45.00 £46.00
% change year-on-year +12.22% -2.17% +9.73%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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
Job
Vacancies
Central London -26 58 £545 -0.91% 30
South London -16 2 £525 +0.96%
Sass
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 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.

1 283 (91.29%) CSS
2 249 (80.32%) JavaScript
3 245 (79.03%) HTML
4 184 (59.35%) React
5 154 (49.68%) TypeScript
6 147 (47.42%) AngularJS
7 146 (47.10%) Git (software)
8 140 (45.16%) HTML5
9 134 (43.23%) Agile Software Development
10 116 (37.42%) CSS3
11 112 (36.13%) Front End Development
12 97 (31.29%) Node.js
13 94 (30.32%) LESS
14 84 (27.10%) Full Stack Development
15 79 (25.48%) Java
16 76 (24.52%) DevOps
17 74 (23.87%) C#
18 71 (22.90%) TDD
18 71 (22.90%) Software Engineering
19 69 (22.26%) Azure
20 64 (20.65%) .NET
21 60 (19.35%) RESTful
22 59 (19.03%) Vue.js
23 56 (18.06%) SQL Server
24 55 (17.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 55 (17.74%) ES6
25 54 (17.42%) Web Development
26 53 (17.10%) Banking
26 53 (17.10%) User Experience
27 52 (16.77%) Finance

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 19 (6.13%) CMS
2 14 (4.52%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (2.58%) WordPress
4 4 (1.29%) Drupal
4 4 (1.29%) Headless CMS
4 4 (1.29%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.97%) Confluence
6 2 (0.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (0.65%) EPiServer
6 2 (0.65%) Joomla!
6 2 (0.65%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.32%) Apache
7 1 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.32%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (1.61%) Sketch
2 3 (0.97%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.65%) Adobe XD
4 1 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.32%) InVision
4 1 (0.32%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 7 (2.26%) Shopify
2 4 (1.29%) Magento
3 3 (0.97%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.32%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 69 (22.26%) Azure
2 36 (11.61%) AWS
3 21 (6.77%) GitHub
4 19 (6.13%) npm
5 6 (1.94%) Azure Functions
5 6 (1.94%) Serverless
6 5 (1.61%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (1.61%) Google Analytics
6 5 (1.61%) IaaS
7 4 (1.29%) Amazon S3
7 4 (1.29%) Azure Cosmos DB
7 4 (1.29%) OpenShift
7 4 (1.29%) PaaS
7 4 (1.29%) Yarn
8 3 (0.97%) Azure Service Bus
8 3 (0.97%) Figma
9 2 (0.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (0.65%) AWS CodePipeline
9 2 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.65%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (18.06%) SQL Server
2 27 (8.71%) MongoDB
3 23 (7.42%) NoSQL
4 9 (2.90%) MySQL
5 7 (2.26%) Couchbase
5 7 (2.26%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (1.61%) Redis
7 4 (1.29%) Hazelcast
8 3 (0.97%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.97%) Tableau
9 2 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.32%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.32%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.32%) Big Data
10 1 (0.32%) Data Lake
10 1 (0.32%) GIS
10 1 (0.32%) Jackrabbit
10 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 146 (47.10%) Git (software)
2 49 (15.81%) webpack
3 45 (14.52%) Jenkins
4 38 (12.26%) Grunt
5 33 (10.65%) Bitbucket
6 32 (10.32%) gulp
7 29 (9.35%) GitLab
7 29 (9.35%) Maven
8 25 (8.06%) Jasmine
9 21 (6.77%) Balsamiq
10 11 (3.55%) Cypress.io
10 11 (3.55%) Mocha
11 10 (3.23%) Karma Test Runner
12 9 (2.90%) JIRA
13 8 (2.58%) Cucumber
14 7 (2.26%) Artifactory
14 7 (2.26%) Bower
14 7 (2.26%) PhantomJS
14 7 (2.26%) SonarQube
14 7 (2.26%) Storybook
General
1 53 (17.10%) Banking
2 52 (16.77%) Finance
3 45 (14.52%) Social Skills
4 24 (7.74%) Front Office
5 23 (7.42%) Investment Banking
6 20 (6.45%) Pharmaceutical
7 19 (6.13%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (3.23%) Games
9 8 (2.58%) Publishing
10 7 (2.26%) Retail
11 5 (1.61%) Marketing
11 5 (1.61%) Organisational Skills
12 4 (1.29%) Public Sector
13 1 (0.32%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.32%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.32%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 275 (88.71%) Developer
2 86 (27.74%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 65 (20.97%) React Developer
4 48 (15.48%) JavaScript Developer
5 42 (13.55%) Angular Developer
6 41 (13.23%) Full Stack Developer
7 38 (12.26%) Senior Developer
8 21 (6.77%) Java Developer
8 21 (6.77%) PHP Developer
9 18 (5.81%) UI Developer
10 15 (4.84%) Software Developer
11 14 (4.52%) HTML Developer
12 13 (4.19%) .NET Developer
12 13 (4.19%) Principal Developer
12 13 (4.19%) Senior Front-End Developer
13 11 (3.55%) Front Office Developer
14 10 (3.23%) C# Developer
14 10 (3.23%) Senior Software Developer
15 9 (2.90%) Lead Developer
16 8 (2.58%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 283 (91.29%) CSS
2 245 (79.03%) HTML
3 184 (59.35%) React
4 147 (47.42%) AngularJS
5 140 (45.16%) HTML5
6 116 (37.42%) CSS3
7 97 (31.29%) Node.js
8 94 (30.32%) LESS
9 64 (20.65%) .NET
10 60 (19.35%) RESTful
11 59 (19.03%) Vue.js
12 55 (17.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 49 (15.81%) Redux
14 46 (14.84%) REST
14 46 (14.84%) Web Services
15 40 (12.90%) .NET Framework
15 40 (12.90%) Jest
16 36 (11.61%) Spring
17 35 (11.29%) Spring Boot
18 32 (10.32%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 53 (17.10%) User Experience
2 11 (3.55%) Data Structures
2 11 (3.55%) Greenfield Project
3 10 (3.23%) Algorithms
4 9 (2.90%) Derivative
4 9 (2.90%) Equities
4 9 (2.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (2.26%) Market Risk
6 6 (1.94%) Cloud Native
6 6 (1.94%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.61%) Apple TV
7 5 (1.61%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (1.61%) Fixed Income
7 5 (1.61%) Over-the-Top Content
7 5 (1.61%) Public Cloud
8 4 (1.29%) Analytical Mindset
8 4 (1.29%) Virtual Team
9 3 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.97%) Self-Motivation
10 2 (0.65%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 6 (1.94%) Linux
2 3 (0.97%) Android
2 3 (0.97%) Apple iOS
2 3 (0.97%) Windows
3 2 (0.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (43.23%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (36.13%) Front End Development
3 84 (27.10%) Full Stack Development
4 76 (24.52%) DevOps
5 71 (22.90%) Software Engineering
5 71 (22.90%) TDD
6 54 (17.42%) Web Development
7 48 (15.48%) MVC
8 45 (14.52%) Microservices
9 43 (13.87%) Scrum
10 41 (13.23%) Problem-Solving
10 41 (13.23%) Test Automation
11 37 (11.94%) Wireframes
12 35 (11.29%) OO
13 34 (10.97%) Unit Testing
14 32 (10.32%) SOA
15 31 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
15 31 (10.00%) SEO
16 29 (9.35%) UX Design
17 28 (9.03%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 249 (80.32%) JavaScript
2 154 (49.68%) TypeScript
3 79 (25.48%) Java
4 74 (23.87%) C#
5 55 (17.74%) ES6
6 38 (12.26%) PHP
7 30 (9.68%) Python
8 29 (9.35%) SQL
9 6 (1.94%) Kotlin
10 4 (1.29%) Ada
10 4 (1.29%) Bash
11 3 (0.97%) C
11 3 (0.97%) ES7
12 2 (0.65%) Apple Swift
12 2 (0.65%) Java 11
12 2 (0.65%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.65%) Ruby
12 2 (0.65%) Scala
12 2 (0.65%) Solidity
13 1 (0.32%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 21 (6.77%) Degree
2 6 (1.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.29%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.65%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (0.65%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.65%) Master's Degree
4 2 (0.65%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (9.35%) Accessibility
2 28 (9.03%) QA
3 7 (2.26%) WCAG
4 2 (0.65%) Data Quality
System Software
1 47 (15.16%) Docker
Systems Management
1 20 (6.45%) Kubernetes
2 13 (4.19%) Terraform
3 8 (2.58%) Kibana
3 8 (2.58%) logstash
4 7 (2.26%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.65%) Ansible
Vendors
1 19 (6.13%) Oracle
2 14 (4.52%) Microsoft
3 9 (2.90%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (2.58%) Adobe
5 7 (2.26%) Google
6 5 (1.61%) Apple
6 5 (1.61%) Roku
7 4 (1.29%) Cadence
7 4 (1.29%) hybris
8 3 (0.97%) New Relic
8 3 (0.97%) Temenos
9 2 (0.65%) IBM
9 2 (0.65%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.32%) Hotjar
10 1 (0.32%) MuleSoft
10 1 (0.32%) Netlify
10 1 (0.32%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.32%) Splunk
10 1 (0.32%) WooCommerce