Period
to 22 October 2018

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 22 October 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 56 68
Rank change year-on-year +6 +12 -
Contract jobs citing Sass 21 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 2.46% 0.60% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.75% 2.19% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 3 3
Northamptonshire median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £346 £370 £315
90th Percentile £488 £466 £445
East Midlands median daily rate £401 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +10.69% +3.57% +18.64%
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 311 183 179
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 36.46% 27.48% 21.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 119 135
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% +10.34%
10th Percentile £312 £290 £313
90th Percentile £538 £550 £538
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.19% +1.40% +13.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £43.75 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -2.78% +12.50% +139.81%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sass in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 22 October 2018. 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 -12 7 £365 +4.16% 1
Kettering - 2 £475 -
Daventry - 1 £400 -
Sass
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Sass.

1 20 (95.24%) JavaScript
1 20 (95.24%) CSS
2 18 (85.71%) HTML
2 18 (85.71%) HTML5
2 18 (85.71%) Node.js
2 18 (85.71%) CSS3
2 18 (85.71%) AngularJS
3 15 (71.43%) Git (software)
4 14 (66.67%) Jasmine
4 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (66.67%) jQuery
4 14 (66.67%) React
5 12 (57.14%) Grunt
6 11 (52.38%) Redux
7 10 (47.62%) Jest
7 10 (47.62%) Enzyme
7 10 (47.62%) webpack
7 10 (47.62%) ES6
8 9 (42.86%) REST
9 8 (38.10%) Finance
9 8 (38.10%) Front End Development
10 7 (33.33%) Protractor
10 7 (33.33%) Visual Studio Code
10 7 (33.33%) WebStorm
10 7 (33.33%) Blockchain
10 7 (33.33%) Angular 2
10 7 (33.33%) Selenium
10 7 (33.33%) TypeScript
10 7 (33.33%) LESS
11 6 (28.57%) Karma Test Runner

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) CMS
1 1 (4.76%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 6 (28.57%) BrowserStack
1 6 (28.57%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) Blockchain
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 14 (66.67%) Jasmine
3 12 (57.14%) Grunt
4 10 (47.62%) webpack
5 7 (33.33%) Protractor
5 7 (33.33%) Selenium
5 7 (33.33%) Visual Studio Code
5 7 (33.33%) WebStorm
6 6 (28.57%) Babel
6 6 (28.57%) gulp
6 6 (28.57%) Karma Test Runner
6 6 (28.57%) Mocha
7 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
7 2 (9.52%) Moq
7 2 (9.52%) MSTest
7 2 (9.52%) NUnit
7 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (95.24%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) UI Developer
3 8 (38.10%) Angular Developer
4 7 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 6 (28.57%) React Developer
6 5 (23.81%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (19.05%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (9.52%) C# Developer
9 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
9 1 (4.76%) Blockchain Developer
9 1 (4.76%) HTML CSS Developer
9 1 (4.76%) HTML Developer
9 1 (4.76%) UI Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (95.24%) CSS
2 18 (85.71%) AngularJS
2 18 (85.71%) CSS3
2 18 (85.71%) HTML
2 18 (85.71%) HTML5
2 18 (85.71%) Node.js
3 14 (66.67%) jQuery
3 14 (66.67%) React
4 11 (52.38%) Redux
5 10 (47.62%) Enzyme
5 10 (47.62%) Jest
6 9 (42.86%) REST
7 7 (33.33%) Angular 2
7 7 (33.33%) LESS
8 6 (28.57%) Ajax
8 6 (28.57%) Chai
8 6 (28.57%) Ionic Framework
8 6 (28.57%) Nightwatchjs
8 6 (28.57%) React Native
8 6 (28.57%) XHR
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Fintech
2 3 (14.29%) User Experience
3 2 (9.52%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
4 1 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (38.10%) Front End Development
3 6 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 4 (19.05%) DevOps
4 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
4 4 (19.05%) TDD
4 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 2 (9.52%) Microservices
7 1 (4.76%) ERP
7 1 (4.76%) MVC
7 1 (4.76%) SMACSS
7 1 (4.76%) Web Application Development
7 1 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) JavaScript
2 10 (47.62%) ES6
3 7 (33.33%) TypeScript
4 3 (14.29%) C#
5 2 (9.52%) SQL
6 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Cypress Semiconductor
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft