Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 October 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 136 141 160
Rank change year-on-year +5 +19 +5
Contract jobs citing Sass 63 43 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.28% 1.01% 0.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.80% 3.35% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 31 44
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -4.76% +12.50%
10th Percentile £300 £313 £283
90th Percentile £480 £475 £463
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £46.25 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year +15.63% - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,656 1,285 1,937
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 33.62% 30.24% 34.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,165 932 1,343
Yorkshire median daily rate £403 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.63% - +10.34%
10th Percentile £306 £294 £300
90th Percentile £538 £519 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 3 10
Yorkshire median hourly rate £31.42 £35.00 £14.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.24% +138.30% -58.04%
10th Percentile £15.24 £17.76 £13.43
90th Percentile £43.25 £40.50 £20.75
England median hourly rate £41.77 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +4.41% +6.67% +1.24%

Sass
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Sass in Yorkshire

Sass
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sass in Yorkshire

Sass
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sass in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sass in Yorkshire

Sass
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sass within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 October 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
West Yorkshire -5 49 £380 +0.66% 20
South Yorkshire +10 11 £400 +3.23% 4
North Yorkshire - 2 £475 - 3
East Yorkshire 0 1 £325 +5.69% 2
Sass
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Sass.

1 62 (98.41%) CSS
2 58 (92.06%) JavaScript
3 55 (87.30%) HTML
4 36 (57.14%) AngularJS
5 30 (47.62%) CSS3
6 27 (42.86%) jQuery
7 26 (41.27%) HTML5
8 25 (39.68%) Web Development
9 22 (34.92%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (33.33%) PHP
11 20 (31.75%) Front End Development
12 19 (30.16%) React
13 16 (25.40%) gulp
14 14 (22.22%) Symfony
14 14 (22.22%) Git (software)
14 14 (22.22%) Node.js
14 14 (22.22%) TypeScript
15 12 (19.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 11 (17.46%) Handlebars
17 10 (15.87%) Twig
17 10 (15.87%) MVC
17 10 (15.87%) TDD
17 10 (15.87%) PHPUnit
17 10 (15.87%) Smarty
18 9 (14.29%) Unit Testing
18 9 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
18 9 (14.29%) Scrum
18 9 (14.29%) Photoshop
19 8 (12.70%) Vue.js
19 8 (12.70%) webpack

Sass
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 5 (7.94%) CMS
1 5 (7.94%) Confluence
2 3 (4.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (3.17%) Kentico
4 1 (1.59%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (1.59%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (14.29%) Photoshop
2 3 (4.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Magento
2 5 (7.94%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (3.17%) OpenCart
4 1 (1.59%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (12.70%) npm
3 6 (9.52%) GitHub
4 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (3.17%) Google Analytics
6 1 (1.59%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (1.59%) Google Tag Manager
6 1 (1.59%) Sage Pay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.11%) MySQL
2 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (7.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.17%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.17%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (25.40%) gulp
2 14 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 10 (15.87%) PHPUnit
4 8 (12.70%) webpack
5 5 (7.94%) JIRA
5 5 (7.94%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (6.35%) Bitbucket
6 4 (6.35%) Grunt
7 3 (4.76%) Eclipse
7 3 (4.76%) Jenkins
8 2 (3.17%) Artifactory
8 2 (3.17%) Cucumber
8 2 (3.17%) Gatling
8 2 (3.17%) IntelliJ
8 2 (3.17%) PostCSS
8 2 (3.17%) Selenium
8 2 (3.17%) Sublime Text
8 2 (3.17%) Visual Studio Code
8 2 (3.17%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.59%) Mocha
General
1 4 (6.35%) Marketing
1 4 (6.35%) Retail
2 3 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.17%) Back Office
3 2 (3.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 61 (96.83%) Developer
2 21 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 16 (25.40%) JavaScript Developer
4 14 (22.22%) React Developer
5 12 (19.05%) Web Developer
6 10 (15.87%) UI Developer
7 9 (14.29%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 8 (12.70%) Angular Developer
9 6 (9.52%) HTML CSS Developer
9 6 (9.52%) HTML Developer
9 6 (9.52%) PHP Developer
10 5 (7.94%) .NET Developer
10 5 (7.94%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (7.94%) C# Developer
10 5 (7.94%) Senior .NET Developer
10 5 (7.94%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 5 (7.94%) Senior C# Developer
10 5 (7.94%) Senior Developer
11 3 (4.76%) PHP Symfony Developer
11 3 (4.76%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (98.41%) CSS
2 55 (87.30%) HTML
3 36 (57.14%) AngularJS
4 30 (47.62%) CSS3
5 27 (42.86%) jQuery
6 26 (41.27%) HTML5
7 19 (30.16%) React
8 14 (22.22%) Node.js
8 14 (22.22%) Symfony
9 12 (19.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 11 (17.46%) Handlebars
11 10 (15.87%) Smarty
11 10 (15.87%) Twig
12 8 (12.70%) Vue.js
13 7 (11.11%) Redux
14 5 (7.94%) .NET Core
14 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET Core
14 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET MVC
14 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET Web API
14 5 (7.94%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.70%) User Experience
2 3 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.17%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.17%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.59%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.59%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.59%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.17%) Linux
1 2 (3.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (39.68%) Web Development
2 22 (34.92%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (31.75%) Front End Development
4 10 (15.87%) MVC
4 10 (15.87%) TDD
5 9 (14.29%) Scrum
5 9 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 7 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 7 (11.11%) Microservices
7 6 (9.52%) Wireframes
8 5 (7.94%) Agile Project Management
8 5 (7.94%) CQRS
8 5 (7.94%) DevOps
8 5 (7.94%) Project Management
8 5 (7.94%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (6.35%) OO
9 4 (6.35%) Prototyping
10 3 (4.76%) Data Privacy
10 3 (4.76%) Problem-Solving
10 3 (4.76%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 58 (92.06%) JavaScript
2 21 (33.33%) PHP
3 14 (22.22%) TypeScript
4 5 (7.94%) C#
4 5 (7.94%) Java
5 4 (6.35%) ES6
5 4 (6.35%) SQL
6 3 (4.76%) C
7 2 (3.17%) ES7
7 2 (3.17%) ES8
7 2 (3.17%) Groovy
7 2 (3.17%) Ruby
7 2 (3.17%) Scala
8 1 (1.59%) Java 8
8 1 (1.59%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 4 (6.35%) Degree
2 2 (3.17%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (3.17%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (3.17%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) QA
2 2 (3.17%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (12.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) Grafana
1 2 (3.17%) Graphite
1 2 (3.17%) Kibana
2 1 (1.59%) Ansible
2 1 (1.59%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (6.35%) Adobe
2 3 (4.76%) Google
3 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.17%) Splunk
4 1 (1.59%) PayPal
4 1 (1.59%) Sage
4 1 (1.59%) WorldPay