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 3 months to 25 April 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
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 123 90
Rank change year-on-year +27 -33  
Contract jobs citing Sass 24 27 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.14% 0.92% 1.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.19% 2.84% 6.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 18 34
Median daily rate £340 £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.38% +6.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £325 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £522 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Sass is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 753 950 867
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 35.87% 32.48% 29.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 537 688 529
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 7
Median hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.76% -18.75%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £37.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year +10.66% +3.44%  

Sass
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire citing Sass as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 25 April 2017.

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 3 months to 25 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +11 20 £338 -15.62% 20
South Yorkshire +5 2 £425 +30.76% 2
North Yorkshire - 1 £350 - 1
Sass
England

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Sass.

1 51 (98.08%) CSS
2 47 (90.38%) JavaScript
3 43 (82.69%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (71.15%) AngularJS
5 35 (67.31%) HTML
6 33 (63.46%) LESS
7 28 (53.85%) HTML5
8 26 (50.00%) CSS3
9 19 (36.54%) Grunt
9 19 (36.54%) gulp
10 17 (32.69%) Front End Development
10 17 (32.69%) C#
10 17 (32.69%) .NET
10 17 (32.69%) jQuery
11 16 (30.77%) Entity Framework
11 16 (30.77%) Visual Studio
11 16 (30.77%) .NET Framework
11 16 (30.77%) MVC
12 15 (28.85%) ASP.NET
12 15 (28.85%) ASP.NET MVC
12 15 (28.85%) Jasmine
12 15 (28.85%) SignalR
12 15 (28.85%) ASP.NET Web API
13 14 (26.92%) TypeScript
14 13 (25.00%) Angular 2
15 11 (21.15%) SQL
15 11 (21.15%) RxJS
15 11 (21.15%) React
16 10 (19.23%) Web Design
17 9 (17.31%) SQL Server

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 2 (3.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (3.85%) CMS
1 2 (3.85%) Drupal
1 2 (3.85%) WordPress
2 1 (1.92%) Apache
2 1 (1.92%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (1.92%) Confluence
2 1 (1.92%) Tornado
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Magento
1 1 (1.92%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) GitHub
2 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.31%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.85%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (36.54%) Grunt
1 19 (36.54%) gulp
2 16 (30.77%) Visual Studio
3 15 (28.85%) Jasmine
4 9 (17.31%) Git (software)
5 7 (13.46%) Subversion
6 4 (7.69%) JIRA
7 2 (3.85%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.85%) Eclipse
7 2 (3.85%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.92%) Bower
8 1 (1.92%) Hudson
8 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.92%) JSUnit
8 1 (1.92%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (1.92%) NUnit
8 1 (1.92%) Selenium
8 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (1.92%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (15.38%) Back Office
2 2 (3.85%) Finance
3 1 (1.92%) Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Marketing
3 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (88.46%) Developer
2 19 (36.54%) JavaScript Developer
3 13 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 12 (23.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 10 (19.23%) Angular Developer
5 10 (19.23%) SQL Developer
6 7 (13.46%) HTML Developer
7 6 (11.54%) HTML CSS Developer
7 6 (11.54%) UI Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Designer
8 3 (5.77%) Software Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) User Experience Researcher
8 3 (5.77%) User Researcher
8 3 (5.77%) UX Designer
9 2 (3.85%) JavaScript Engineer
9 2 (3.85%) Node.js Developer
9 2 (3.85%) PHP Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Web Developer
10 1 (1.92%) Magento Developer
10 1 (1.92%) PHP Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (98.08%) CSS
2 37 (71.15%) AngularJS
3 35 (67.31%) HTML
4 33 (63.46%) LESS
5 28 (53.85%) HTML5
6 26 (50.00%) CSS3
7 17 (32.69%) .NET
7 17 (32.69%) jQuery
8 16 (30.77%) .NET Framework
8 16 (30.77%) Entity Framework
9 15 (28.85%) ASP.NET
9 15 (28.85%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (28.85%) ASP.NET Web API
9 15 (28.85%) SignalR
10 13 (25.00%) Angular 2
11 11 (21.15%) React
11 11 (21.15%) RxJS
12 9 (17.31%) Node.js
13 6 (11.54%) RESTful
14 5 (9.62%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) User Experience
2 2 (3.85%) Algorithms
2 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.85%) Data Structures
2 2 (3.85%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.92%) NHS
3 1 (1.92%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.92%) Linux
1 1 (1.92%) Unix
1 1 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (82.69%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (32.69%) Front End Development
3 16 (30.77%) MVC
4 10 (19.23%) Web Design
5 9 (17.31%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
6 8 (15.38%) Web Development
7 6 (11.54%) TDD
7 6 (11.54%) Unit Testing
8 5 (9.62%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (9.62%) OO
8 5 (9.62%) Software Engineering
9 4 (7.69%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
9 4 (7.69%) Wireframes
10 3 (5.77%) BDD
10 3 (5.77%) Configuration Management
10 3 (5.77%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (5.77%) Guerrilla Research
10 3 (5.77%) Open Source
10 3 (5.77%) Qualitative Research
Programming Languages
1 47 (90.38%) JavaScript
2 17 (32.69%) C#
3 14 (26.92%) TypeScript
4 11 (21.15%) SQL
5 6 (11.54%) PHP
6 5 (9.62%) Java
7 4 (7.69%) ES6
8 1 (1.92%) CoffeeScript
8 1 (1.92%) JSX
8 1 (1.92%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (13.46%) Degree
2 3 (5.77%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 4 (7.69%) Adobe
2 2 (3.85%) Ensighten
2 2 (3.85%) Zend
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle
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