Period
to 17 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 October 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 46 75 71
Rank change year-on-year +29 -4 +12
Contract jobs citing Sass 17 19 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.66% 1.54% 2.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.29% 4.06% 6.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 50
Oxfordshire median daily rate £375 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% -8.33% +20.00%
10th Percentile £316 £270 £350
90th Percentile £535 £544 £525
South East median daily rate £438 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +9.38% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - -12.50% -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 205 468 462
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 32.08% 37.83% 38.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 374 367
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - -1.85%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £325
90th Percentile £575 £600 £580
South East median daily rate £450 £438 £413
% change year-on-year +2.86% +6.06% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.65% - -
South East median hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +9.76%

Sass
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Sass in Oxfordshire

Sass
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sass in Oxfordshire

Sass
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sass in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 17 October 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sass in Oxfordshire

Sass
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sass within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 October 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
Oxford +16 9 £375 -11.76% 2
Abingdon - 2 £550 -
Sass
South East

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Sass.

1 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
2 15 (88.24%) CSS
3 14 (82.35%) LESS
4 9 (52.94%) HTML
4 9 (52.94%) webpack
5 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
5 8 (47.06%) Node.js
6 7 (41.18%) Test Automation
6 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (41.18%) Front End Development
7 6 (35.29%) React
7 6 (35.29%) Redux
7 6 (35.29%) PostCSS
7 6 (35.29%) Express
8 5 (29.41%) BDD
8 5 (29.41%) TDD
9 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
9 4 (23.53%) NoSQL
9 4 (23.53%) HTML5
9 4 (23.53%) API Development
9 4 (23.53%) MQTT
9 4 (23.53%) RethinkDB
10 3 (17.65%) gulp
10 3 (17.65%) jQuery
10 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
11 2 (11.76%) Grunt
11 2 (11.76%) Cucumber
11 2 (11.76%) Scrum
11 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
11 2 (11.76%) Technical Architecture

Sass
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) NoSQL
1 4 (23.53%) RethinkDB
2 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) webpack
2 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
3 6 (35.29%) PostCSS
4 3 (17.65%) gulp
5 2 (11.76%) Cucumber
5 2 (11.76%) Grunt
5 2 (11.76%) Selenium
6 1 (5.88%) Protractor
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (70.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 6 (35.29%) React Developer
4 5 (29.41%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Node.js Developer
5 3 (17.65%) UI Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Full Stack Web Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (88.24%) CSS
2 14 (82.35%) LESS
3 9 (52.94%) HTML
4 8 (47.06%) Node.js
5 6 (35.29%) Express
5 6 (35.29%) React
5 6 (35.29%) Redux
6 4 (23.53%) HTML5
7 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
7 3 (17.65%) jQuery
8 2 (11.76%) Gherkin
8 2 (11.76%) Vue.js
9 1 (5.88%) Backbone.js
9 1 (5.88%) CSS3
9 1 (5.88%) Handlebars
9 1 (5.88%) Ionic Framework
9 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (41.18%) Front End Development
1 7 (41.18%) Test Automation
2 5 (29.41%) BDD
2 5 (29.41%) TDD
3 4 (23.53%) API Development
3 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.76%) DevOps
4 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.76%) Scrum
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (11.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) PHP
2 1 (5.88%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Cypress Semiconductor