The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 22 June 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
South East / Surrey
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 88 88
Rank change year-on-year +13 0  
Contract jobs citing Sass 15 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.22% 0.54% 0.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.27% 1.79% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 5
Median daily rate £325 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +3.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £263 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £385 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £40.00

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 Surrey with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 351 390 363
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 28.49% 30.35% 27.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 288 226
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 5
Median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £11.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £46.00 £52.18
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £38.89
% change year-on-year +18.05% -7.41%  

Sass
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

Sass
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sass in Surrey

Sass
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sass within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leatherhead - 5 £365 -
Redhill - 4 £323 -
Reigate - 1 £325 -
Sass
South East

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Sass.

1 37 (100.00%) HTML
1 37 (100.00%) CSS
2 35 (94.59%) JavaScript
2 35 (94.59%) HTML5
2 35 (94.59%) AngularJS
3 33 (89.19%) User Experience
3 33 (89.19%) CSS3
4 29 (78.38%) jQuery
4 29 (78.38%) React
5 27 (72.97%) Ajax
5 27 (72.97%) Web Development
6 25 (67.57%) Git (software)
6 25 (67.57%) Wireframes
7 24 (64.86%) Subversion
8 23 (62.16%) Photoshop
9 21 (56.76%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
10 18 (48.65%) Oracle Database
10 18 (48.65%) Unix
10 18 (48.65%) MVC
10 18 (48.65%) Python
10 18 (48.65%) Oracle
10 18 (48.65%) Django
11 16 (43.24%) Front End Development
12 15 (40.54%) Degree
13 11 (29.73%) Finance
14 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
15 6 (16.22%) CMS
15 6 (16.22%) REST
16 5 (13.51%) SaaS
16 5 (13.51%) Entity Framework

Sass
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 6 (16.22%) CMS
2 5 (13.51%) NServiceBus
3 1 (2.70%) ExpressionEngine
3 1 (2.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 23 (62.16%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (48.65%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (67.57%) Git (software)
2 24 (64.86%) Subversion
3 5 (13.51%) JSUnit
3 5 (13.51%) PostCSS
4 1 (2.70%) Babel
General
1 11 (29.73%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Banking
2 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (100.00%) Developer
2 32 (86.49%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 22 (59.46%) HTML Developer
3 22 (59.46%) Web Developer
4 20 (54.05%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 19 (51.35%) HTML CSS Developer
6 18 (48.65%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (10.81%) .NET Developer
7 4 (10.81%) C# Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Angular Developer
8 3 (8.11%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Senior Developer
8 3 (8.11%) UI Developer
8 3 (8.11%) UI/UX Developer
8 3 (8.11%) UX Developer
9 2 (5.41%) Agile Developer
9 2 (5.41%) C# WCF Developer
9 2 (5.41%) WCF Developer
9 2 (5.41%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (100.00%) CSS
1 37 (100.00%) HTML
2 35 (94.59%) AngularJS
2 35 (94.59%) HTML5
3 33 (89.19%) CSS3
4 29 (78.38%) jQuery
4 29 (78.38%) React
5 27 (72.97%) Ajax
6 18 (48.65%) Django
7 6 (16.22%) REST
8 5 (13.51%) .NET
8 5 (13.51%) .NET Framework
8 5 (13.51%) Angular 2
8 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (13.51%) Entity Framework
8 5 (13.51%) MSMQ
8 5 (13.51%) RESTful
8 5 (13.51%) WCF
8 5 (13.51%) Web Services
9 3 (8.11%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 33 (89.19%) User Experience
2 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.70%) Minimum Viable Product
2 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.70%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (48.65%) Unix
2 1 (2.70%) Android
2 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (72.97%) Web Development
2 25 (67.57%) Wireframes
3 21 (56.76%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 18 (48.65%) MVC
5 16 (43.24%) Front End Development
6 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (13.51%) Domain-Driven Design
7 5 (13.51%) SOA
7 5 (13.51%) Unit Testing
8 4 (10.81%) TDD
9 3 (8.11%) SOLID
10 2 (5.41%) Change Management
11 1 (2.70%) Digital Marketing
11 1 (2.70%) Online Marketing
11 1 (2.70%) OO
11 1 (2.70%) Open Source
11 1 (2.70%) Pay per click
11 1 (2.70%) Rapid Prototyping
11 1 (2.70%) Scrum
11 1 (2.70%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 35 (94.59%) JavaScript
2 18 (48.65%) Python
3 5 (13.51%) C#
3 5 (13.51%) T-SQL
3 5 (13.51%) TypeScript
4 3 (8.11%) ECMAScript
4 3 (8.11%) PHP
5 2 (5.41%) SQL
6 1 (2.70%) ES6
6 1 (2.70%) R
Qualifications
1 15 (40.54%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Docker
Vendors
1 18 (48.65%) Oracle
2 1 (2.70%) Adobe
2 1 (2.70%) ServiceNow