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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Grunt
Rank - 61 -
Contract jobs citing Grunt 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.27% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 2.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £330 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £345 £335
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
Grunt
West Midlands

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
123 91 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.38% 12.26% 10.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 68 53
Median daily rate £430 £350 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £300 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £400 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £31.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+9.34% -2.01%

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
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Grunt.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) gulp
2 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 2 (66.67%) Sass
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Pair Programming
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
3 1 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility

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 (33.33%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) gulp
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Sass
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 2 (66.67%) Pair Programming
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
3 1 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 1 (33.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript