Period
to 16 June 2019

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 16 June 2019 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
16 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 141 146 134
Rank change year-on-year +5 -12 +12
Contract jobs citing Sass 41 54 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.93% 1.11% 1.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.84% 3.31% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 39 37
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -2.78% -10.00%
10th Percentile £273 £298 £283
90th Percentile £525 £428 £467
England median daily rate £475 £450 £404
% change year-on-year +5.56% +11.46% +4.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £100.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year -65.17% +197.78% -3.57%

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 1,442 1,631 1,468
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 32.65% 33.61% 35.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 987 1,134 1,031
Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £310 £300 £298
90th Percentile £563 £525 £525
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 14 5
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.80 £41.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -54.15% +82.22% +120.59%
10th Percentile £14.70 £35.00 £18.75
90th Percentile £45.85 £42.11 £43.00
England median hourly rate £44.18 £42.38 £40.50
% change year-on-year +4.24% +4.65% +8.00%

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 16 June 2019.

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 16 June 2019. 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 +4 20 £425 +19.30% 7
South Yorkshire -15 13 £450 +33.33% 3
North Yorkshire - 2 £250 -
East Yorkshire 0 1 £288 -11.54%
Sass
England

For the 6 months to 16 June 2019, 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 41 (100.00%) HTML
2 40 (97.56%) CSS
3 36 (87.80%) JavaScript
4 27 (65.85%) User Experience
5 26 (63.41%) Git (software)
6 25 (60.98%) Front End Development
7 22 (53.66%) HTML5
8 19 (46.34%) Node.js
9 18 (43.90%) jQuery
9 18 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (39.02%) LESS
11 15 (36.59%) CSS3
11 15 (36.59%) Jenkins
11 15 (36.59%) Web Development
11 15 (36.59%) Java
12 14 (34.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 13 (31.71%) DevOps
13 13 (31.71%) Responsive Web Design
14 12 (29.27%) TDD
15 11 (26.83%) AngularJS
16 10 (24.39%) RESTful
16 10 (24.39%) JSON
17 9 (21.95%) Docker
18 8 (19.51%) gulp
18 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Azure
18 8 (19.51%) Jasmine
18 8 (19.51%) WCAG
19 7 (17.07%) Express
19 7 (17.07%) Puppet
19 7 (17.07%) DBS Check

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 (12.20%) CMS
2 4 (9.76%) WordPress
3 1 (2.44%) Confluence
3 1 (2.44%) EPiServer
3 1 (2.44%) ExpressionEngine
3 1 (2.44%) Kentico
3 1 (2.44%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.44%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Magento
1 3 (7.32%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (12.20%) GitHub
3 2 (4.88%) Heroku
4 1 (2.44%) npm
4 1 (2.44%) NuGet
4 1 (2.44%) SaaS
4 1 (2.44%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) Cosmos DB
2 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.44%) Redis
Development Applications
1 26 (63.41%) Git (software)
2 15 (36.59%) Jenkins
3 8 (19.51%) gulp
3 8 (19.51%) Jasmine
4 7 (17.07%) GitLab
4 7 (17.07%) Grunt
5 6 (14.63%) Subversion
6 5 (12.20%) Artifactory
6 5 (12.20%) Maven
6 5 (12.20%) Mocha
6 5 (12.20%) SonarQube
6 5 (12.20%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (7.32%) Karma Test Runner
7 3 (7.32%) MSTest
7 3 (7.32%) Visual Studio
7 3 (7.32%) Visual Studio Code
8 1 (2.44%) JIRA
8 1 (2.44%) webpack
General
1 4 (9.76%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) Law
3 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (78.05%) Developer
2 24 (58.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 6 (14.63%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Consultant
4 5 (12.20%) User Experience Consultant
5 4 (9.76%) HTML Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Designer
6 3 (7.32%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (7.32%) HTML CSS Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Lead Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Node.js Developer
6 3 (7.32%) UX Designer
7 2 (4.88%) Agile Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Senior User Experience Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.44%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (100.00%) HTML
2 40 (97.56%) CSS
3 22 (53.66%) HTML5
4 19 (46.34%) Node.js
5 18 (43.90%) jQuery
6 16 (39.02%) LESS
7 15 (36.59%) CSS3
8 14 (34.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 11 (26.83%) AngularJS
10 10 (24.39%) JSON
10 10 (24.39%) RESTful
11 7 (17.07%) Express
12 6 (14.63%) Razor View Engine
13 5 (12.20%) Apache CXF
13 5 (12.20%) Dropwizard
13 5 (12.20%) JAX-RS
13 5 (12.20%) Mongoose
13 5 (12.20%) Mustache
13 5 (12.20%) Nunjucks
13 5 (12.20%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 27 (65.85%) User Experience
2 3 (7.32%) Blog
3 2 (4.88%) NHS
4 1 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.63%) Linux
1 6 (14.63%) Mac OS X
1 6 (14.63%) Unix
2 3 (7.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (60.98%) Front End Development
2 18 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (36.59%) Web Development
4 13 (31.71%) DevOps
4 13 (31.71%) Responsive Web Design
5 12 (29.27%) TDD
6 6 (14.63%) Web Design
7 5 (12.20%) Continuous Deployment
7 5 (12.20%) Open Source
7 5 (12.20%) Progressive Enhancement
7 5 (12.20%) Prototyping
7 5 (12.20%) Software Engineering
7 5 (12.20%) Test Automation
7 5 (12.20%) Web Accessibility
8 4 (9.76%) Scrum
9 3 (7.32%) API Testing
9 3 (7.32%) E-Commerce
9 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 3 (7.32%) Microservices
9 3 (7.32%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 36 (87.80%) JavaScript
2 15 (36.59%) Java
3 4 (9.76%) C#
3 4 (9.76%) SQL
3 4 (9.76%) TypeScript
4 3 (7.32%) PHP
5 2 (4.88%) Java 8
5 2 (4.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) DBS Check
2 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.88%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.51%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (21.95%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (17.07%) Puppet
2 3 (7.32%) Ansible
3 2 (4.88%) Rancher
Vendors
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.32%) MuleSoft
2 3 (7.32%) WooCommerce
3 2 (4.88%) Zend
4 1 (2.44%) Adobe