Period
to 17 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 33 32
Rank change year-on-year +5 -1 +18
Contract jobs citing Sass 7 6 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 2.49% 2.01% 3.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.46% 9.09% 12.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 25
Slough median daily rate £463 £400 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.63% +28.00% -4.58%
10th Percentile £425 £366 £250
90th Percentile £504 £400 £449
Berkshire median daily rate £365 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -8.75% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Slough median hourly rate - - £17.50
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £17.50

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 74 66 138
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 26.33% 22.15% 27.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 50 97
Slough median daily rate £413 £356 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.79% +1.79% +6.06%
10th Percentile £313 £250 £250
90th Percentile £526 £451 £481
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Slough median hourly rate - - £25.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £32.00 £33.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year -5.19% -6.25% +10.77%

Sass
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Sass in Slough

Sass
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sass in Slough

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 Slough region with a requirement for Sass.

1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
2 6 (85.71%) LESS
3 5 (71.43%) AngularJS
3 5 (71.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 5 (71.43%) Grunt
3 5 (71.43%) Visualisation
3 5 (71.43%) HTML5
3 5 (71.43%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (71.43%) Photoshop
3 5 (71.43%) HTML
3 5 (71.43%) User Experience
3 5 (71.43%) Front End Development
4 4 (57.14%) Vue (Vue.js)
4 4 (57.14%) gulp
4 4 (57.14%) C#
4 4 (57.14%) MySQL
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
4 4 (57.14%) XML
4 4 (57.14%) Windows
4 4 (57.14%) Linux
4 4 (57.14%) Subversion
4 4 (57.14%) MS Visio
4 4 (57.14%) Dreamweaver
4 4 (57.14%) SVG
4 4 (57.14%) Axure RP
4 4 (57.14%) Animation
4 4 (57.14%) JSON

Sass
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (71.43%) Photoshop
2 4 (57.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) SaaS
2 2 (28.57%) GitHub
3 1 (14.29%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MySQL
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Hive
2 1 (14.29%) Big Data
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 1 (14.29%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
2 5 (71.43%) Grunt
3 4 (57.14%) Axure RP
3 4 (57.14%) Dreamweaver
3 4 (57.14%) gulp
3 4 (57.14%) Subversion
3 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
4 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
5 1 (14.29%) webpack
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (57.14%) Angular Developer
4 3 (42.86%) C# Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Hadoop Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) HTML Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Java Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Silverlight Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) LESS
3 5 (71.43%) AngularJS
3 5 (71.43%) HTML
3 5 (71.43%) HTML5
3 5 (71.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (57.14%) CSS3
4 4 (57.14%) jQuery
4 4 (57.14%) JSON
4 4 (57.14%) Node.js
4 4 (57.14%) Silverlight
4 4 (57.14%) SVG
4 4 (57.14%) Vue (Vue.js)
4 4 (57.14%) XML
5 3 (42.86%) DHTML
6 2 (28.57%) Flask
6 2 (28.57%) React
7 1 (14.29%) Dropwizard
7 1 (14.29%) Spring
7 1 (14.29%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) User Experience
2 4 (57.14%) Animation
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Native
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Front End Development
1 5 (71.43%) Visualisation
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) API Development
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) API Design
4 1 (14.29%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (14.29%) Data Ingestion
4 1 (14.29%) ETL
4 1 (14.29%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) OOD
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) Pair Programming
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) ES6
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) GraphQL
4 1 (14.29%) Kotlin
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Ansible
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef