Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 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
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 148 142 161
Rank change year-on-year -6 +19 +7
Contract jobs citing Sass 52 46 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.05% 1.04% 0.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.30% 3.64% 2.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 29 37
Yorkshire median daily rate £380 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.33% +15.38% -13.33%
10th Percentile £300 £273 £264
90th Percentile £488 £475 £462
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 £35.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year -12.50% - -

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 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 1,577 1,265 1,824
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 31.87% 28.57% 34.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,118 927 1,259
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £305 £288 £275
90th Percentile £550 £538 £538
England median daily rate £480 £470 £425
% change year-on-year +2.13% +10.59% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 2 10
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £24.23 £14.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.76% +64.94% -30.06%
10th Percentile £15.24 £15.61 £13.43
90th Percentile £43.25 £32.85 £44.38
England median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

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 December 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 16 December 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 -11 42 £380 +4.83% 15
South Yorkshire +1 8 £363 -3.33% 5
North Yorkshire - 2 £475 - 3
Sass
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 51 (98.08%) CSS
2 47 (90.38%) JavaScript
3 43 (82.69%) HTML
4 26 (50.00%) jQuery
4 26 (50.00%) AngularJS
5 21 (40.38%) CSS3
6 19 (36.54%) HTML5
7 18 (34.62%) PHP
8 17 (32.69%) gulp
8 17 (32.69%) Front End Development
9 16 (30.77%) React
9 16 (30.77%) Web Development
10 14 (26.92%) Git (software)
11 13 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (21.15%) Node.js
13 10 (19.23%) Symfony
14 9 (17.31%) TypeScript
15 8 (15.38%) User Experience
15 8 (15.38%) PHPUnit
15 8 (15.38%) E-Commerce
15 8 (15.38%) Twig
16 7 (13.46%) Handlebars
16 7 (13.46%) Photoshop
16 7 (13.46%) Unit Testing
16 7 (13.46%) Magento
16 7 (13.46%) Smarty
16 7 (13.46%) LESS
16 7 (13.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 6 (11.54%) Grunt
17 6 (11.54%) Redux

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 (9.62%) Confluence
2 4 (7.69%) CMS
3 3 (5.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (3.85%) Kentico
4 2 (3.85%) WordPress
5 1 (1.92%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (13.46%) Photoshop
2 3 (5.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (13.46%) Magento
2 5 (9.62%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (3.85%) OpenCart
4 1 (1.92%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) GitHub
2 3 (5.77%) npm
3 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.85%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.92%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (1.92%) Sage Pay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.62%) MySQL
2 2 (3.85%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (32.69%) gulp
2 14 (26.92%) Git (software)
3 8 (15.38%) PHPUnit
4 6 (11.54%) Grunt
5 5 (9.62%) JIRA
6 4 (7.69%) Bitbucket
7 3 (5.77%) Eclipse
7 3 (5.77%) webpack
8 2 (3.85%) Artifactory
8 2 (3.85%) Cucumber
8 2 (3.85%) Gatling
8 2 (3.85%) IntelliJ
8 2 (3.85%) Jenkins
8 2 (3.85%) PostCSS
8 2 (3.85%) Selenium
8 2 (3.85%) Sublime Text
8 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio Code
8 2 (3.85%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.92%) Mocha
9 1 (1.92%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (7.69%) Retail
2 3 (5.77%) Marketing
2 3 (5.77%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.85%) Back Office
3 2 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 50 (96.15%) Developer
2 19 (36.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 15 (28.85%) JavaScript Developer
4 11 (21.15%) Web Developer
5 10 (19.23%) React Developer
5 10 (19.23%) UI Developer
6 8 (15.38%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 6 (11.54%) HTML CSS Developer
7 6 (11.54%) HTML Developer
8 5 (9.62%) Angular Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Magento Developer
9 3 (5.77%) PHP Developer
9 3 (5.77%) UI/UX Developer
9 3 (5.77%) UX Developer
10 2 (3.85%) Scala Developer
11 1 (1.92%) CMS Developer
11 1 (1.92%) Full Stack Developer
11 1 (1.92%) Node.js Developer
11 1 (1.92%) PHP Symfony Developer
11 1 (1.92%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (98.08%) CSS
2 43 (82.69%) HTML
3 26 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 26 (50.00%) jQuery
4 21 (40.38%) CSS3
5 19 (36.54%) HTML5
6 16 (30.77%) React
7 11 (21.15%) Node.js
8 10 (19.23%) Symfony
9 8 (15.38%) Twig
10 7 (13.46%) Handlebars
10 7 (13.46%) LESS
10 7 (13.46%) Smarty
10 7 (13.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (11.54%) Redux
12 5 (9.62%) XML
13 3 (5.77%) Laravel
13 3 (5.77%) REST
13 3 (5.77%) Web Services
13 3 (5.77%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) User Experience
2 3 (5.77%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.85%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.92%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.92%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.92%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.92%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.92%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.85%) Linux
1 2 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.69%) Front End Development
2 16 (30.77%) Web Development
3 13 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (15.38%) E-Commerce
5 7 (13.46%) Unit Testing
6 5 (9.62%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (9.62%) TDD
6 5 (9.62%) Technical Leadership
6 5 (9.62%) Wireframes
7 4 (7.69%) OO
7 4 (7.69%) Prototyping
8 3 (5.77%) API Integration
8 3 (5.77%) Data Privacy
8 3 (5.77%) DevOps
8 3 (5.77%) MVC
9 2 (3.85%) Analytics
9 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
9 2 (3.85%) Functional Programming
9 2 (3.85%) Microservices
9 2 (3.85%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 47 (90.38%) JavaScript
2 18 (34.62%) PHP
3 9 (17.31%) TypeScript
4 4 (7.69%) ES6
4 4 (7.69%) Java
4 4 (7.69%) SQL
5 3 (5.77%) C
6 2 (3.85%) ES7
6 2 (3.85%) ES8
6 2 (3.85%) Groovy
6 2 (3.85%) Ruby
6 2 (3.85%) Scala
7 1 (1.92%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (3.85%) DBS Check
1 2 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) QA
2 2 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) Grafana
1 2 (3.85%) Graphite
1 2 (3.85%) Kibana
2 1 (1.92%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (7.69%) Adobe
2 2 (3.85%) Google
2 2 (3.85%) Splunk
3 1 (1.92%) PayPal
3 1 (1.92%) Sage
3 1 (1.92%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.92%) WooCommerce
3 1 (1.92%) WorldPay