The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 23 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 / West Sussex
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 74 59
Rank change year-on-year +19 -15  
Contract jobs citing Sass 7 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.41% 0.40% 0.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.35% 1.24% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 2
Median daily rate £400 £355 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.67% -6.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £355 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £355 £436
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 West Sussex with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 161 242 183
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 32.46% 32.48% 33.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 137 137
Median daily rate £475 £435 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.19% +24.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £513 £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £50.00 £43.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.27% -14.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Sass
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

Sass
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sass in West Sussex

Sass
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sass within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 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
Worthing +22 4 £420 -
East Grinstead -6 3 £375 +5.63%
Sass
South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Sass.

1 15 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 15 (100.00%) CSS
1 15 (100.00%) jQuery
2 14 (93.33%) SQL
2 14 (93.33%) CMS
3 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (80.00%) HTML
4 12 (80.00%) HTML5
5 11 (73.33%) AngularJS
5 11 (73.33%) MVC
6 10 (66.67%) C#
6 10 (66.67%) .NET
6 10 (66.67%) Redis
6 10 (66.67%) NoSQL
7 9 (60.00%) Back Office
8 8 (53.33%) SOAP
8 8 (53.33%) Web Services
8 8 (53.33%) REST
9 7 (46.67%) Octopus Deploy
9 7 (46.67%) Visual Studio
9 7 (46.67%) TeamCity
10 6 (40.00%) Google Maps API
10 6 (40.00%) Google
11 5 (33.33%) CSS3
12 4 (26.67%) Drupal
12 4 (26.67%) Case Management
12 4 (26.67%) DevOps
12 4 (26.67%) API Development
12 4 (26.67%) Web Development
12 4 (26.67%) Asset Management

Sass
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 14 (93.33%) CMS
2 4 (26.67%) Drupal
3 3 (20.00%) EPiServer
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) NoSQL
1 10 (66.67%) Redis
2 4 (26.67%) MySQL
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
3 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Octopus Deploy
1 7 (46.67%) TeamCity
1 7 (46.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (13.33%) ReSharper
2 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 9 (60.00%) Back Office
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
2 9 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 7 (46.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (46.67%) C# Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Drupal Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) CMS Developer
5 2 (13.33%) HTML Developer
5 2 (13.33%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Angular Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (6.67%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (6.67%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (6.67%) PHP Developer
6 1 (6.67%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) CSS
1 15 (100.00%) jQuery
2 12 (80.00%) HTML
2 12 (80.00%) HTML5
3 11 (73.33%) AngularJS
4 10 (66.67%) .NET
5 8 (53.33%) REST
5 8 (53.33%) SOAP
5 8 (53.33%) Web Services
6 6 (40.00%) Google Maps API
7 5 (33.33%) CSS3
8 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
8 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (13.33%) LAMP
9 1 (6.67%) Ajax
9 1 (6.67%) Django
9 1 (6.67%) Drush
9 1 (6.67%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
1 4 (26.67%) SUSE
2 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (73.33%) MVC
3 4 (26.67%) API Development
3 4 (26.67%) Asset Management
3 4 (26.67%) Case Management
3 4 (26.67%) DevOps
3 4 (26.67%) Web Development
4 3 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (13.33%) BDD
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (13.33%) Domain-Driven Design
5 2 (13.33%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (13.33%) Kanban
5 2 (13.33%) Microservices
5 2 (13.33%) Prototyping
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum-ban
5 2 (13.33%) SOLID
5 2 (13.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (93.33%) SQL
3 10 (66.67%) C#
4 4 (26.67%) PHP
5 2 (13.33%) TypeScript
6 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Google
2 2 (13.33%) SAP
3 1 (6.67%) Atlassian
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle