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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Grunt
Rank 107 118 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing Grunt 12 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.47% 0.24% -
As % of the Development Applications category 5.00% 3.02% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £335 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.86% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £358 £275
% change year-on-year
+4.89% +30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £80.00 -
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
240 199 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.35% 7.95% 9.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 98 117
Average daily rate £400 £336 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.95% -10.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +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 31 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 31 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 5 £488 +48.85% 1
Bracknell - 3 £425 -
Newbury - 2 £375 -
Reading -4 1 £438 +30.59% 1
Windsor - 1 - -
Grunt
South East

Grunt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 22 (91.67%) HTML
1 22 (91.67%) CSS
2 21 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 17 (70.83%) Sass
4 15 (62.50%) HTML5
5 13 (54.17%) AngularJS
6 12 (50.00%) CSS3
6 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (41.67%) Backbone.js
7 10 (41.67%) gulp
8 8 (33.33%) Node.js
9 7 (29.17%) TDD
9 7 (29.17%) REST
10 6 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
10 6 (25.00%) Scrum
10 6 (25.00%) Java
10 6 (25.00%) Bower
11 5 (20.83%) Software Delivery
11 5 (20.83%) Jenkins
11 5 (20.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (20.83%) LESS
11 5 (20.83%) Ember.js
11 5 (20.83%) PHP
11 5 (20.83%) Web Design
11 5 (20.83%) Jasmine
11 5 (20.83%) Scala
11 5 (20.83%) Groovy
12 4 (16.67%) TestNG
12 4 (16.67%) jQuery

Grunt
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 8 (33.33%) Node.js
2 1 (4.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (4.17%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) HTTP
1 3 (12.50%) DNS
1 3 (12.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) MySQL
1 4 (16.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) gulp
2 6 (25.00%) Bower
3 5 (20.83%) Jasmine
3 5 (20.83%) Jenkins
4 4 (16.67%) JUnit
4 4 (16.67%) IntelliJ
4 4 (16.67%) Maven
4 4 (16.67%) JIRA
4 4 (16.67%) TestNG
4 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 4 (16.67%) Cucumber
5 3 (12.50%) QUnit
5 3 (12.50%) Selenium
5 3 (12.50%) Karma Test Runner
5 3 (12.50%) JSHint
5 3 (12.50%) webpack
6 1 (4.17%) Ant
General
1 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (79.17%) Developer
2 11 (45.83%) Front-End Developer
3 8 (33.33%) Web Developer
4 5 (20.83%) UI Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Technical Design Authority
4 5 (20.83%) UI Programmer
5 3 (12.50%) Front-End Web Developer
6 2 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.17%) PHP Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (91.67%) HTML
1 22 (91.67%) CSS
2 17 (70.83%) Sass
3 15 (62.50%) HTML5
4 13 (54.17%) AngularJS
5 12 (50.00%) CSS3
6 10 (41.67%) Backbone.js
7 7 (29.17%) REST
8 5 (20.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (20.83%) LESS
8 5 (20.83%) Ember.js
9 4 (16.67%) React
9 4 (16.67%) SOAP
9 4 (16.67%) jQuery
9 4 (16.67%) Ajax
10 3 (12.50%) JSON
10 3 (12.50%) DOM
10 3 (12.50%) JSLint
10 3 (12.50%) Laravel
11 1 (4.17%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Graphic Design
2 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (29.17%) TDD
3 6 (25.00%) Scrum
3 6 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (20.83%) Web Design
4 5 (20.83%) Software Delivery
5 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 4 (16.67%) SOA
5 4 (16.67%) MVC
6 3 (12.50%) UML
6 3 (12.50%) OO
7 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (4.17%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 6 (25.00%) Java
3 5 (20.83%) PHP
3 5 (20.83%) Groovy
3 5 (20.83%) Scala
4 3 (12.50%) PHP4
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Zend