The table below looks at the statistics for Grunt skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Grunt over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Grunt
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 53 - 58
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Grunt 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.61% - 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.92% - 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £350 - £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £365
% change year-on-year
- -4.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £33.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

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

Development Applications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
102 59 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.62% 9.47% 7.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 35 31
Median daily rate £425 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £155 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +16.66%

Grunt
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Grunt as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Grunt Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Grunt
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Grunt Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Grunt
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Grunt across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Grunt Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Grunt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Grunt.

1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) gulp
2 5 (83.33%) Sass
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) CSS3
3 4 (66.67%) HTML5
4 3 (50.00%) jQuery
4 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) LESS
4 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (50.00%) Front End Development
5 2 (33.33%) User Experience
5 2 (33.33%) React
5 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 2 (33.33%) Virtual Team
5 2 (33.33%) Slack
5 2 (33.33%) Retail
5 2 (33.33%) Validation
5 2 (33.33%) C#
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (16.67%) Behat
6 1 (16.67%) Jasmine
6 1 (16.67%) GitHub
6 1 (16.67%) Mocha

Grunt
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Slack
2 1 (16.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
1 1 (16.67%) Skype
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) gulp
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (16.67%) Bower
3 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (16.67%) Jasmine
3 1 (16.67%) Mocha
3 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
3 1 (16.67%) webpack
General
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (33.33%) HTML CSS Developer
3 2 (33.33%) HTML Developer
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (33.33%) UI Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Angular Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) CSS3
2 5 (83.33%) Sass
3 4 (66.67%) HTML5
4 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (50.00%) jQuery
4 3 (50.00%) LESS
4 3 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (33.33%) React
6 1 (16.67%) Behat
6 1 (16.67%) DOM
6 1 (16.67%) Semantic HTML
6 1 (16.67%) Twig
6 1 (16.67%) Web Components
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
1 2 (33.33%) Virtual Team
2 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 2 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile First
3 1 (16.67%) Progressive Enhancement
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Web Accessibility
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) WAI
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft