Period
to 22 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 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 22 June 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
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 - 24
Rank change year-on-year - +24 0
Contract jobs citing Sass 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 2.29% - 0.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.54% - 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Worcestershire median daily rate £438 - £165
10th Percentile £403 - £158
90th Percentile £473 - £173
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £325 £300
% change year-on-year +30.77% +8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Worcestershire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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 Worcestershire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Worcestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 26 9 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 19.85% 10.84% 19.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 22
Worcestershire median daily rate £375 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +9.38% +11.30%
10th Percentile £232 £242 £161
90th Percentile £470 £375 £421
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Worcestershire median hourly rate - - £45.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £27.25 £26.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +4.81% +15.56% -25.50%

Sass
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Sass in Worcestershire

Sass
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sass in Worcestershire

Sass
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sass within the Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 22 June 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
Redditch - 3 £438 - 4
Sass
West Midlands

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

1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) LESS
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) TypeScript
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile Development
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 3 (100.00%) Angular 2
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio Team System
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Core
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP

Sass
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Angular Developer
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Angular 2
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) LESS
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Core
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Acceptance Criteria
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile Development
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) TypeScript
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft