Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 November 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
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 57 72
Rank change year-on-year +20 +15 -1
Contract jobs citing Sass 10 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 2.14% 0.20% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.77% 0.96% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Southampton median daily rate £510 - £350
Hampshire median daily rate £381 £350 £300
% change year-on-year +8.93% +16.67% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 114 104 188
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 24.36% 20.43% 27.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 71 135
Southampton median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £300 £281 £263
90th Percentile £538 £513 £490
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 12
Southampton median hourly rate £45.20 £13.13 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +244.34% -68.18% +3.13%
10th Percentile £42.21 £11.81 £16.25
90th Percentile £50.30 £14.34 £47.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.50 £43.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +2.30% +2.35% +13.33%

Sass
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Sass in Southampton

Sass
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sass in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Sass.

1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
2 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (90.00%) TypeScript
2 9 (90.00%) User Experience
2 9 (90.00%) React
2 9 (90.00%) Front End Development
2 9 (90.00%) Wireframes
3 8 (80.00%) ES6
3 8 (80.00%) MVC
4 7 (70.00%) Leaflet
4 7 (70.00%) OpenLayers
5 4 (40.00%) Prototyping
6 3 (30.00%) Web Development
6 3 (30.00%) B2B
7 2 (20.00%) LESS
7 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
7 2 (20.00%) RESTful
8 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
8 1 (10.00%) Open Source
8 1 (10.00%) HTML5
8 1 (10.00%) Node.js
8 1 (10.00%) WebGL
8 1 (10.00%) REST
8 1 (10.00%) CSS3
8 1 (10.00%) D3.js
8 1 (10.00%) Jasmine
8 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
8 1 (10.00%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (10.00%) Docker

Sass
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) Jasmine
1 1 (10.00%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (10.00%) Protractor
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (90.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 8 (80.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (10.00%) Cloud Developer
4 1 (10.00%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (10.00%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
2 9 (90.00%) React
3 7 (70.00%) Leaflet
3 7 (70.00%) OpenLayers
4 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (20.00%) LESS
4 2 (20.00%) RESTful
5 1 (10.00%) Ajax
5 1 (10.00%) Angular 2
5 1 (10.00%) CSS3
5 1 (10.00%) D3.js
5 1 (10.00%) HTML5
5 1 (10.00%) jQuery
5 1 (10.00%) JSON
5 1 (10.00%) Node.js
5 1 (10.00%) REST
5 1 (10.00%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Front End Development
1 9 (90.00%) Wireframes
2 8 (80.00%) MVC
3 4 (40.00%) Prototyping
4 3 (30.00%) B2B
4 3 (30.00%) Web Development
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 1 (10.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps
5 1 (10.00%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
5 1 (10.00%) Microservices
5 1 (10.00%) Open Source
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
5 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (90.00%) TypeScript
2 8 (80.00%) ES6
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Docker