Period
to 11 December 2017

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 11 December 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
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 20 22
Rank change year-on-year +3 +2 -
Contract jobs citing Sass 2 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 2.30% 3.76% 1.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.67% 22.73% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 2
Worcestershire median daily rate £188 £363 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -48.28% +38.10% -
10th Percentile £124 £213 £251
90th Percentile £261 £394 £284
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £359 £270
% change year-on-year +4.53% +32.87% -20.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Worcestershire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - £17.50

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 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 12 22 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 13.79% 16.54% 16.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 14
Worcestershire median daily rate £338 £363 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.90% +16.00% +57.23%
10th Percentile £214 £213 £219
90th Percentile £438 £438 £525
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Worcestershire median hourly rate - - £12.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.58 £22.00 £29.35
% change year-on-year +39.00% -25.03% -1.36%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Worcestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sass in Worcestershire over the 6 months to 11 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 11 December 2017. 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
Worcester 0 1 £250 -31.03% 1
Bromsgrove - 1 £125 -
Sass
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Sass.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) Typography
2 1 (50.00%) Creative Thinking
2 1 (50.00%) WordPress
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) LESS
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (50.00%) Junior
2 1 (50.00%) Junior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (50.00%) Junior Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) LESS
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Creative Thinking
2 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Google