Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 2019 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
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 46 68 47
Rank change year-on-year +22 -21 -
Contract jobs citing Sass 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 0.57% 0.40% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.56% 1.05% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Northern Ireland median daily rate - - -
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -12.50% +23.08% +19.86%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Northern Ireland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 128 191 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 36.36% 37.90% 20.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 140 35
Northern Ireland median daily rate £413 £414 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.30% +3.44% -
10th Percentile £313 £312 £263
90th Percentile £488 £475 £425
UK median daily rate £480 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +3.78% +8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £33.00 - £12.17
10th Percentile £17.90 - £10.43
90th Percentile £156.90 - £13.91
UK median hourly rate £41.52 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.79% - +6.67%

Sass
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for Sass in Northern Ireland

Sass
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sass within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 18 January 2019. 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
County Antrim +28 2 - - 3
Sass
UK

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Sass.

1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) SVG
2 1 (50.00%) B2B
2 1 (50.00%) B2C
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) TypeScript
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile First
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) SOLID
2 1 (50.00%) Angular 2
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Core
2 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) JSUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Web Accessibility
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5

Sass
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (50.00%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jasmine
1 1 (50.00%) JSUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Core
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) Angular 2
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) LESS
2 1 (50.00%) SVG
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) B2B
1 1 (50.00%) B2C
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile First
1 1 (50.00%) SOLID
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Web Accessibility
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) TypeScript