Period
to 19 October 2018

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 6 months to 19 October 2018 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
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 118 114 103
Rank change year-on-year -4 -11 +18
Contract jobs citing Sass 41 27 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.26% 1.01% 0.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.59% 3.41% 3.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 27 20
Surrey median daily rate £488 £365 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.56% -3.95% -1.94%
10th Percentile £359 £309 £357
90th Percentile £525 £405 £478
South East median daily rate £400 £381 £375
% change year-on-year +4.92% +1.67% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey 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 Surrey with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,141 792 692
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 35.14% 29.54% 29.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 840 578 489
Surrey median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £331 £334 £304
90th Percentile £588 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £438 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +6.06% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 24
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +9.76% +2.50%
10th Percentile £25.38 £42.50 £32.73
90th Percentile £53.13 £48.75 £46.00
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% +11.56%

Sass
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sass in Surrey over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 19 October 2018. 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
Guildford - 7 £425 - 2
Redhill +4 5 £513 +58.91% 2
Staines -11 4 - - 1
Reigate -15 4 £519 - 3
Epsom - 2 £456 - 1
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 £325 -
Sass
South East

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Sass.

1 40 (97.56%) CSS
2 32 (78.05%) AngularJS
3 30 (73.17%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (70.73%) Front End Development
5 25 (60.98%) Node.js
6 22 (53.66%) JavaScript
7 21 (51.22%) User Experience
8 20 (48.78%) HTML
9 17 (41.46%) QA
9 17 (41.46%) Cucumber
9 17 (41.46%) Protractor
10 12 (29.27%) Git (software)
10 12 (29.27%) JIRA
11 11 (26.83%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (26.83%) Test Automation
11 11 (26.83%) Confluence
11 11 (26.83%) HTML5
11 11 (26.83%) React
12 10 (24.39%) Docker
12 10 (24.39%) Lucidchart
12 10 (24.39%) Travis CI
12 10 (24.39%) BrowserStack
12 10 (24.39%) Atlassian
12 10 (24.39%) Test Scripting
13 9 (21.95%) CSS3
13 9 (21.95%) Maven
13 9 (21.95%) Angular 2
13 9 (21.95%) LESS
13 9 (21.95%) gulp
14 8 (19.51%) Jasmine

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 11 (26.83%) Confluence
2 7 (17.07%) Tomcat
3 3 (7.32%) CMS
4 2 (4.88%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (2.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (2.44%) EPiServer
5 1 (2.44%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 10 (24.39%) BrowserStack
1 10 (24.39%) Lucidchart
2 4 (9.76%) Serverless
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 17 (41.46%) Cucumber
1 17 (41.46%) Protractor
2 12 (29.27%) Git (software)
2 12 (29.27%) JIRA
3 10 (24.39%) Travis CI
4 9 (21.95%) gulp
4 9 (21.95%) Maven
5 8 (19.51%) Jasmine
6 5 (12.20%) Mocha
7 4 (9.76%) webpack
8 3 (7.32%) Grunt
8 3 (7.32%) Subversion
9 2 (4.88%) Jenkins
9 2 (4.88%) QUnit
10 1 (2.44%) Karma Test Runner
10 1 (2.44%) Selenium
General
1 3 (7.32%) Finance
Job Titles
1 41 (100.00%) Developer
2 24 (58.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 13 (31.71%) Angular Developer
4 11 (26.83%) Node.js Developer
5 5 (12.20%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) HTML CSS Developer
8 2 (4.88%) HTML Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) UI Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 1 (2.44%) Lead Developer
9 1 (2.44%) PHP Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (97.56%) CSS
2 32 (78.05%) AngularJS
3 25 (60.98%) Node.js
4 20 (48.78%) HTML
5 11 (26.83%) HTML5
5 11 (26.83%) React
6 9 (21.95%) Angular 2
6 9 (21.95%) CSS3
6 9 (21.95%) LESS
7 8 (19.51%) jQuery
8 5 (12.20%) Ajax
8 5 (12.20%) Chai
8 5 (12.20%) Redux
9 4 (9.76%) Enzyme
9 4 (9.76%) Jest
9 4 (9.76%) NgRx
9 4 (9.76%) RESTful
9 4 (9.76%) RxJS
10 2 (4.88%) JSON
10 2 (4.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 21 (51.22%) User Experience
2 1 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (73.17%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (70.73%) Front End Development
3 11 (26.83%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (26.83%) Test Automation
4 10 (24.39%) Test Scripting
5 7 (17.07%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (17.07%) Mentoring
5 7 (17.07%) Software Engineering
6 5 (12.20%) API Development
7 4 (9.76%) OO
7 4 (9.76%) Scrum
8 2 (4.88%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
8 2 (4.88%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 2 (4.88%) E-Commerce
8 2 (4.88%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.88%) Web Accessibility
8 2 (4.88%) Web Development
9 1 (2.44%) Continuous Deployment
9 1 (2.44%) SMACSS
9 1 (2.44%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 22 (53.66%) JavaScript
2 5 (12.20%) ES6
3 4 (9.76%) TypeScript
4 3 (7.32%) Java
5 2 (4.88%) Ruby
6 1 (2.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) SC Cleared
1 8 (19.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (41.46%) QA
System Software
1 10 (24.39%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) Atlassian
2 2 (4.88%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.44%) Adobe