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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
South East / Surrey
Rank 67 90 83
Rank change year-on-year +23 -7  
Contract jobs citing Sass 22 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.88% 0.86% 0.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.46% 3.30% 2.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 7 8
Median daily rate £330 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.53% -13.33%  
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 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 403 333 370
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 34.47% 25.91% 26.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 245 235
Median daily rate £413 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £325 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 15 7
Median hourly rate £45.00 £60.62 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.76% +73.18%  
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 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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sass in Surrey over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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 3 months to 24 March 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
Redhill - 7 £350 -
Caterham - 2 £513 -
Epsom +3 1 - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 - -
Sass
South East

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Sass.

1 38 (100.00%) CSS
2 36 (94.74%) CSS3
3 34 (89.47%) jQuery
4 32 (84.21%) React
5 30 (78.95%) Web Development
6 28 (73.68%) Git (software)
7 27 (71.05%) JavaScript
8 25 (65.79%) HTML
9 24 (63.16%) HTML5
10 23 (60.53%) AngularJS
11 21 (55.26%) Ajax
11 21 (55.26%) User Experience
12 19 (50.00%) Wireframes
13 18 (47.37%) Subversion
14 16 (42.11%) Photoshop
14 16 (42.11%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
15 13 (34.21%) Oracle Database
15 13 (34.21%) Node.js
15 13 (34.21%) MVC
15 13 (34.21%) Unix
15 13 (34.21%) Python
15 13 (34.21%) Oracle
15 13 (34.21%) Django
16 12 (31.58%) Degree
16 12 (31.58%) C#
16 12 (31.58%) TDD
16 12 (31.58%) BDD
16 12 (31.58%) Grunt
17 11 (28.95%) KnockoutJS
17 11 (28.95%) LESS

Sass
Top Related 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 2 (5.26%) CMS
1 2 (5.26%) WordPress
2 1 (2.63%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 16 (42.11%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (34.21%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 28 (73.68%) Git (software)
2 18 (47.37%) Subversion
3 12 (31.58%) Grunt
4 11 (28.95%) Bower
5 10 (26.32%) Octopus Deploy
5 10 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (21.05%) NuGet
General
1 9 (23.68%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Publishing
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 36 (94.74%) Developer
2 26 (68.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 22 (57.89%) Web Developer
4 16 (42.11%) JavaScript Developer
5 15 (39.47%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 15 (39.47%) HTML Developer
6 14 (36.84%) HTML CSS Developer
7 6 (15.79%) .NET Developer
8 5 (13.16%) Full Stack Developer
9 4 (10.53%) C# Developer
9 4 (10.53%) C# Web Developer
9 4 (10.53%) Node.js Developer
10 2 (5.26%) .NET Web Developer
10 2 (5.26%) Angular Developer
10 2 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
10 2 (5.26%) UI Developer
10 2 (5.26%) UI/UX Developer
10 2 (5.26%) UX Developer
10 2 (5.26%) Web UI Developer
10 2 (5.26%) Web UI/UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (100.00%) CSS
2 36 (94.74%) CSS3
3 34 (89.47%) jQuery
4 32 (84.21%) React
5 25 (65.79%) HTML
6 24 (63.16%) HTML5
7 23 (60.53%) AngularJS
8 21 (55.26%) Ajax
9 13 (34.21%) Django
9 13 (34.21%) Node.js
10 11 (28.95%) ASP.NET Web API
10 11 (28.95%) KnockoutJS
10 11 (28.95%) LESS
11 9 (23.68%) .NET
11 9 (23.68%) Web Services
12 5 (13.16%) RESTful
13 4 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 2 (5.26%) D3.js
15 1 (2.63%) Ext JS
15 1 (2.63%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 21 (55.26%) User Experience
2 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.63%) Minimum Viable Product
2 1 (2.63%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (34.21%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (78.95%) Web Development
2 19 (50.00%) Wireframes
3 16 (42.11%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 13 (34.21%) MVC
5 12 (31.58%) BDD
5 12 (31.58%) TDD
6 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (23.68%) Front End Development
7 9 (23.68%) Kanban
8 6 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (7.89%) Responsive Web Design
11 1 (2.63%) Content Management
11 1 (2.63%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
11 1 (2.63%) Digital Marketing
11 1 (2.63%) Online Marketing
11 1 (2.63%) Open Source
11 1 (2.63%) Personalization
11 1 (2.63%) Prototyping
11 1 (2.63%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 27 (71.05%) JavaScript
2 13 (34.21%) Python
3 12 (31.58%) C#
4 2 (5.26%) PHP
5 1 (2.63%) Java
5 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (31.58%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (34.21%) Oracle
2 1 (2.63%) SAP
2 1 (2.63%) Sencha
2 1 (2.63%) ServiceNow