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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
South East / West Sussex
Rank 56 60 58
Rank change year-on-year +4 -2  
Contract jobs citing Sass 8 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.53% 1.00% 0.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.55% 2.86% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 0
Median daily rate £400 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -  
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 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 176 210 146
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 33.65% 35.06% 27.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 103 99
Median daily rate £468 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.57% -12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £498 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Median hourly rate £50.00 £27.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.81% -31.25%  
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 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 25 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
Gatwick -6 4 £400 -
East Grinstead -4 3 £388 -3.12%
Sass
South East

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Sass.

1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
1 12 (100.00%) jQuery
2 11 (91.67%) AngularJS
2 11 (91.67%) MVC
3 10 (83.33%) SOAP
3 10 (83.33%) Web Services
3 10 (83.33%) C#
3 10 (83.33%) .NET
3 10 (83.33%) REST
3 10 (83.33%) CMS
4 9 (75.00%) NoSQL
4 9 (75.00%) HTML5
4 9 (75.00%) Redis
4 9 (75.00%) HTML
4 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (75.00%) SQL
5 8 (66.67%) Back Office
6 7 (58.33%) Google
6 7 (58.33%) Google Maps API
7 6 (50.00%) Asset Management
7 6 (50.00%) Visual Studio
7 6 (50.00%) TeamCity
7 6 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (33.33%) SAP
8 4 (33.33%) API Development
9 3 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (25.00%) CRM
9 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 3 (25.00%) DevOps

Sass
Top Related 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 10 (83.33%) CMS
2 3 (25.00%) EPiServer
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) NoSQL
1 9 (75.00%) Redis
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 6 (50.00%) TeamCity
1 6 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) Subversion
3 1 (8.33%) Grunt
General
1 8 (66.67%) Back Office
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (83.33%) .NET Developer
3 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 7 (58.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (58.33%) C# Developer
4 2 (16.67%) CMS Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (16.67%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (16.67%) HTML Developer
4 2 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
1 12 (100.00%) jQuery
2 11 (91.67%) AngularJS
3 10 (83.33%) .NET
3 10 (83.33%) REST
3 10 (83.33%) SOAP
3 10 (83.33%) Web Services
4 9 (75.00%) HTML
4 9 (75.00%) HTML5
5 7 (58.33%) Google Maps API
6 2 (16.67%) CSS3
7 1 (8.33%) Ajax
7 1 (8.33%) Django
7 1 (8.33%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) MVC
2 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) Asset Management
4 4 (33.33%) API Development
5 3 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (25.00%) CRM
5 3 (25.00%) DevOps
5 3 (25.00%) OWASP
5 3 (25.00%) Web Development
6 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
6 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
7 1 (8.33%) API Integration
7 1 (8.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
7 1 (8.33%) Front End Development
7 1 (8.33%) Information Architecture
7 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (8.33%) Web Design
7 1 (8.33%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (83.33%) C#
3 9 (75.00%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) PHP
4 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Google
2 4 (33.33%) SAP
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle