Period
to 17 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 17 December 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 68 -
Rank change year-on-year +13 - +45
Contract jobs citing Sass 8 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.21% 0.77% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.81% 3.72% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Northamptonshire median daily rate £450 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.46% - -
East Midlands median daily rate £363 £318 £400
% change year-on-year +14.17% -20.63% -9.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands 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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 210 188 141
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 31.87% 20.64% 19.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 118 81
Northamptonshire median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +9.59%
10th Percentile £266 £313 £275
90th Percentile £550 £550 £538
East Midlands median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +2.00% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - £9.75
East Midlands median hourly rate £38.75 £40.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year -3.13% +56.86% -32.00%

Sass
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

Job postings citing Sass as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire.

Job vacancy trend for Sass in Northamptonshire

Sass
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Sass in Northamptonshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Sass in Northamptonshire

Sass
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sass within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 17 December 2017. 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
Northampton +5 6 £450 +38.46% 1
Sass
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Sass.

1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) HTML5
1 8 (100.00%) Node.js
1 8 (100.00%) CSS3
1 8 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 8 (100.00%) React
2 7 (87.50%) Grunt
3 6 (75.00%) BDD
3 6 (75.00%) TDD
3 6 (75.00%) ES6
3 6 (75.00%) Redux
3 6 (75.00%) npm
4 5 (62.50%) Performance Optimisation
4 5 (62.50%) Unit Testing
4 5 (62.50%) SonarQube
4 5 (62.50%) gulp
4 5 (62.50%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (62.50%) Perforce
4 5 (62.50%) Ajax
4 5 (62.50%) JSON
4 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
4 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
5 2 (25.00%) Open Source
5 2 (25.00%) jQuery
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (25.00%) Java
5 2 (25.00%) Microservices

Sass
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (75.00%) npm
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Grunt
2 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
2 5 (62.50%) gulp
2 5 (62.50%) SonarQube
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (87.50%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) CSS3
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) HTML5
1 8 (100.00%) Node.js
1 8 (100.00%) React
1 8 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 6 (75.00%) Redux
3 5 (62.50%) Ajax
3 5 (62.50%) JSON
4 2 (25.00%) jQuery
5 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) BDD
1 6 (75.00%) TDD
2 5 (62.50%) Performance Optimisation
2 5 (62.50%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
2 5 (62.50%) Unit Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) Microservices
3 2 (25.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) ES6
3 2 (25.00%) Java
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Perforce