The table below looks at the statistics for Grunt skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Grunt over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Grunt
Rank 108 121 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Contract jobs citing Grunt 11 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.45% 0.20% -
As % of the Development Applications category 4.56% 2.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 0
Average daily rate
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£360 £335 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.53% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £288
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +19.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -
Grunt
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Development Applications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
241 224 251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.94% 9.08% 10.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 109 110
Average daily rate £360 £335 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.46% -10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £210 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £27.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.12% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%

Grunt
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Grunt across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Grunt Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Grunt
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Grunt across the Berkshire region.

Grunt Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Grunt
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Grunt across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Grunt Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Grunt
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Grunt within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough +5 4 £488 +50.00%
Reading +8 1 £250 -25.37% 3
Windsor - 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 £413 -
Newbury - 1 - -
Grunt
South East

Grunt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Grunt also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Grunt.

1 21 (95.45%) HTML
1 21 (95.45%) CSS
2 19 (86.36%) JavaScript
3 16 (72.73%) Sass
4 12 (54.55%) HTML5
5 11 (50.00%) AngularJS
6 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (40.91%) CSS3
8 8 (36.36%) Backbone.js
8 8 (36.36%) Java
9 7 (31.82%) Bower
9 7 (31.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (27.27%) gulp
10 6 (27.27%) E-Commerce
10 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
10 6 (27.27%) Node.js
11 5 (22.73%) TDD
11 5 (22.73%) Scrum
11 5 (22.73%) PHP
12 4 (18.18%) JSP
12 4 (18.18%) XHTML
12 4 (18.18%) REST
12 4 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
12 4 (18.18%) Jasmine
12 4 (18.18%) Groovy
12 4 (18.18%) Scala
12 4 (18.18%) JSTL
12 4 (18.18%) User Experience
12 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
12 4 (18.18%) Software Delivery

Grunt
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Grunt also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Grunt. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (27.27%) Node.js
2 1 (4.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (4.55%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) HTTP
1 1 (4.55%) DNS
1 1 (4.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) MySQL
1 3 (13.64%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Bower
2 6 (27.27%) gulp
3 4 (18.18%) Jasmine
3 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
4 3 (13.64%) JUnit
4 3 (13.64%) IntelliJ
4 3 (13.64%) JIRA
4 3 (13.64%) TestNG
4 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
4 3 (13.64%) Cucumber
5 2 (9.09%) Maven
6 1 (4.55%) Selenium
6 1 (4.55%) QUnit
6 1 (4.55%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (4.55%) JSHint
6 1 (4.55%) Ant
6 1 (4.55%) webpack
General
1 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (81.82%) Developer
2 11 (50.00%) Front-End Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Web Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Technical Design Authority
5 3 (13.64%) UI Programmer
5 3 (13.64%) Front-End Web Developer
5 3 (13.64%) UI Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.55%) PHP Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (95.45%) CSS
1 21 (95.45%) HTML
2 16 (72.73%) Sass
3 12 (54.55%) HTML5
4 11 (50.00%) AngularJS
5 9 (40.91%) CSS3
6 8 (36.36%) Backbone.js
7 7 (31.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (18.18%) REST
8 4 (18.18%) JSTL
8 4 (18.18%) XHTML
8 4 (18.18%) JSP
9 3 (13.64%) SOAP
9 3 (13.64%) jQuery
9 3 (13.64%) Semantic HTML
9 3 (13.64%) Laravel
9 3 (13.64%) LESS
9 3 (13.64%) Ember.js
10 2 (9.09%) Ajax
11 1 (4.55%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) User Experience
2 3 (13.64%) W3C
3 1 (4.55%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (27.27%) E-Commerce
3 5 (22.73%) TDD
3 5 (22.73%) Scrum
4 4 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (18.18%) Software Delivery
5 3 (13.64%) Web Design
5 3 (13.64%) SOA
5 3 (13.64%) UML
6 2 (9.09%) MVC
7 1 (4.55%) OO
7 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (4.55%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) JavaScript
2 8 (36.36%) Java
3 5 (22.73%) PHP
4 4 (18.18%) Groovy
4 4 (18.18%) Scala
5 3 (13.64%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Zend