The table below looks at the statistics for Grunt skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Grunt over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Grunt
Rank 105 116 106
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Contract jobs citing Grunt 10 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.45% 0.32% 0.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.95% 3.65% 5.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 9
Median daily rate £325 £431 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.63% +28.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £401 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £488 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
253 219 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.50% 8.69% 8.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 138 100
Median daily rate £413 £400 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +16.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

Grunt
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Grunt as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Grunt within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading +22 3 £219 -50.00% 3
Maidenhead - 2 - -
Bracknell -7 1 £538 +26.47%
Wokingham - 1 £365 -
Grunt
South East

Grunt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Grunt 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Grunt.

1 12 (100.00%) CSS
2 11 (91.67%) HTML
2 11 (91.67%) jQuery
3 10 (83.33%) HTML5
3 10 (83.33%) CSS3
4 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (58.33%) Sass
5 7 (58.33%) Node.js
6 6 (50.00%) Backbone.js
6 6 (50.00%) AngularJS
6 6 (50.00%) Front End Development
6 6 (50.00%) OO
6 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
7 4 (33.33%) Ajax
7 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
7 4 (33.33%) Scrum
7 4 (33.33%) Handlebars
7 4 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (25.00%) User Experience
8 3 (25.00%) LESS
8 3 (25.00%) Internet
8 3 (25.00%) Java
8 3 (25.00%) Web Development
8 3 (25.00%) JSON
9 2 (16.67%) WordPress
9 2 (16.67%) Spring
9 2 (16.67%) Android
9 2 (16.67%) SaaS
9 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing

Grunt
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (16.67%) WordPress
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Photoshop
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) Bower
2 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (16.67%) JUnit
3 1 (8.33%) FxCop
3 1 (8.33%) gulp
3 1 (8.33%) Jasmine
3 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (8.33%) JSHint
3 1 (8.33%) Mocha
3 1 (8.33%) Moq
3 1 (8.33%) NDepend
3 1 (8.33%) NuGet
3 1 (8.33%) NUnit
3 1 (8.33%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (8.33%) ReSharper
3 1 (8.33%) StyleCop
3 1 (8.33%) Subversion
3 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (33.33%) UI Developer
4 3 (25.00%) HTML Developer
4 3 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Angular Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Digital Developer
5 2 (16.67%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Node.js Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
2 11 (91.67%) HTML
2 11 (91.67%) jQuery
3 10 (83.33%) CSS3
3 10 (83.33%) HTML5
4 7 (58.33%) Node.js
4 7 (58.33%) Sass
5 6 (50.00%) AngularJS
5 6 (50.00%) Backbone.js
6 4 (33.33%) Ajax
6 4 (33.33%) Handlebars
6 4 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (25.00%) JSON
7 3 (25.00%) LESS
8 2 (16.67%) .NET
8 2 (16.67%) J2EE
8 2 (16.67%) REST
8 2 (16.67%) RESTful
8 2 (16.67%) SOAP
8 2 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) User Experience
2 2 (16.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Android
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 6 (50.00%) OO
2 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 4 (33.33%) Scrum
3 3 (25.00%) Web Development
4 2 (16.67%) BDD
4 2 (16.67%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 2 (16.67%) Cross-Browser Development
4 2 (16.67%) Mobile First
4 2 (16.67%) TDD
4 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (8.33%) Kanban
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (8.33%) SOA
5 1 (8.33%) SOLID
5 1 (8.33%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) CoffeeScript
4 1 (8.33%) Python
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Adobe
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle