The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield with a requirement for Sass skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sass over the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 48 51 -
Rank change year-on-year +3 -  
Contract jobs citing Sass 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.53% 0.23% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.44% 0.89% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £425 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.76% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 -

Sass is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Sheffield
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 139 112 49
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 36.97% 26.23% 19.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 85 30
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £243 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

Sass
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield citing Sass as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Sass in Sheffield

Sass
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sass in Sheffield

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Sass.

1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) HTML5
2 6 (85.71%) CSS3
2 6 (85.71%) AngularJS
2 6 (85.71%) Front End Development
3 5 (71.43%) Node.js
4 4 (57.14%) Web Development
4 4 (57.14%) jQuery
4 4 (57.14%) Web Design
4 4 (57.14%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (42.86%) React
5 3 (42.86%) Ensighten
5 3 (42.86%) Progressive Enhancement
5 3 (42.86%) Adobe
5 3 (42.86%) Ajax
5 3 (42.86%) DOM
5 3 (42.86%) JSON
5 3 (42.86%) RESTful
6 2 (28.57%) LESS
7 1 (14.29%) SDLC
7 1 (14.29%) ES6
7 1 (14.29%) Redux
7 1 (14.29%) User Experience
7 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (14.29%) Apache Camel
7 1 (14.29%) Apache ServiceMix

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 (14.29%) Apache ServiceMix
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
1 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Angular Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Node.js Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (14.29%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (14.29%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) AngularJS
2 6 (85.71%) CSS3
2 6 (85.71%) HTML5
3 5 (71.43%) Node.js
4 4 (57.14%) jQuery
5 3 (42.86%) Ajax
5 3 (42.86%) DOM
5 3 (42.86%) JSON
5 3 (42.86%) React
5 3 (42.86%) RESTful
6 2 (28.57%) LESS
7 1 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (14.29%) Apache Camel
7 1 (14.29%) JMS
7 1 (14.29%) Redux
7 1 (14.29%) REST
7 1 (14.29%) Spring
7 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) Front End Development
2 4 (57.14%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (57.14%) Web Design
2 4 (57.14%) Web Development
3 3 (42.86%) Progressive Enhancement
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) ES6
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Adobe
1 3 (42.86%) Ensighten