Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 127 143 151
Rank change year-on-year +16 +8 +27
Contract jobs citing Sass 54 50 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.23% 1.02% 1.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.45% 3.05% 3.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 38 52
Yorkshire median daily rate £363 £336 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.81% -7.24% -3.33%
10th Percentile £277 £264 £277
90th Percentile £465 £453 £544
England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £17.50
England median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £24.23
% change year-on-year +23.08% +34.13% -

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 1,214 1,637 1,853
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 27.74% 33.50% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 886 1,114 1,238
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +10.29%
10th Percentile £290 £275 £275
90th Percentile £525 £538 £538
England median daily rate £475 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 19
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £14.87 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +169.09% -29.21% -42.47%
10th Percentile £18.76 £13.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £41.20 £40.25 £41.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

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 21 January 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 21 January 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 +17 49 £356 +5.32% 22
South Yorkshire +4 3 £375 +15.38% 3
East Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Sass
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 53 (98.15%) JavaScript
2 51 (94.44%) CSS
3 50 (92.59%) HTML
4 43 (79.63%) HTML5
5 42 (77.78%) CSS3
6 41 (75.93%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (57.41%) AngularJS
8 22 (40.74%) gulp
9 21 (38.89%) React
10 20 (37.04%) Web Development
11 19 (35.19%) Grunt
11 19 (35.19%) Front End Development
12 17 (31.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 16 (29.63%) Git (software)
13 16 (29.63%) TDD
13 16 (29.63%) C#
14 15 (27.78%) .NET
14 15 (27.78%) MVC
14 15 (27.78%) .NET Framework
15 14 (25.93%) ASP.NET
15 14 (25.93%) SQL Server 2008
15 14 (25.93%) ASP.NET MVC
15 14 (25.93%) RESTful
15 14 (25.93%) Scrum
15 14 (25.93%) SQL Server
15 14 (25.93%) SOA
15 14 (25.93%) SQL Server 2012
15 14 (25.93%) ASP.NET Web API
15 14 (25.93%) Microservices
15 14 (25.93%) ASP.NET Core

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 7 (12.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 7 (12.96%) Confluence
2 3 (5.56%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (12.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.85%) GIMP
2 1 (1.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) SAP Hybris
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.93%) SQL Server
1 14 (25.93%) SQL Server 2008
1 14 (25.93%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (3.70%) Endeca
2 2 (3.70%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (40.74%) gulp
2 19 (35.19%) Grunt
3 16 (29.63%) Git (software)
4 13 (24.07%) Octopus Deploy
5 7 (12.96%) Eclipse
5 7 (12.96%) JIRA
6 4 (7.41%) Jasmine
7 2 (3.70%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (3.70%) Selenium
8 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (12.96%) Marketing
1 7 (12.96%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 50 (92.59%) Developer
2 18 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 18 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
3 14 (25.93%) .NET Developer
4 7 (12.96%) Lead .NET Developer
4 7 (12.96%) Lead Developer
4 7 (12.96%) Senior .NET Developer
4 7 (12.96%) Senior Developer
5 6 (11.11%) Angular Developer
5 6 (11.11%) HTML CSS Developer
5 6 (11.11%) HTML Developer
5 6 (11.11%) UI Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (7.41%) React Developer
7 4 (7.41%) UI/UX Developer
7 4 (7.41%) UX Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Umbraco Developer
9 2 (3.70%) Node.js Developer
9 2 (3.70%) Technical Leader
10 1 (1.85%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (94.44%) CSS
2 50 (92.59%) HTML
3 43 (79.63%) HTML5
4 42 (77.78%) CSS3
5 31 (57.41%) AngularJS
6 21 (38.89%) React
7 17 (31.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 15 (27.78%) .NET
8 15 (27.78%) .NET Framework
9 14 (25.93%) ASP.NET
9 14 (25.93%) ASP.NET Core
9 14 (25.93%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (25.93%) ASP.NET Web API
9 14 (25.93%) RESTful
10 13 (24.07%) jQuery
11 12 (22.22%) Redux
12 11 (20.37%) Node.js
13 9 (16.67%) Angular 2
14 6 (11.11%) LESS
14 6 (11.11%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) User Experience
2 3 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.96%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (75.93%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (37.04%) Web Development
3 19 (35.19%) Front End Development
4 16 (29.63%) TDD
5 15 (27.78%) MVC
6 14 (25.93%) Microservices
6 14 (25.93%) Scrum
6 14 (25.93%) SOA
7 10 (18.52%) Responsive Web Design
7 10 (18.52%) Wireframes
8 8 (14.81%) Test Automation
9 7 (12.96%) iOS Development
9 7 (12.96%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (11.11%) Mentoring
10 6 (11.11%) Unit Testing
10 6 (11.11%) Waterfall
11 4 (7.41%) Kanban
11 4 (7.41%) Software Engineering
12 3 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 53 (98.15%) JavaScript
2 16 (29.63%) C#
3 11 (20.37%) Java
4 7 (12.96%) Objective-C
5 2 (3.70%) TypeScript
6 1 (1.85%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (12.96%) Adobe
2 2 (3.70%) hybris
2 2 (3.70%) SAP