The table below looks at the statistics for Grunt skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Grunt over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Grunt
Rank 55 - 60
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Grunt 3 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.49% - 0.72%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.54% - 4.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £323 £335
% change year-on-year
+24.03% -3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 -
Grunt
East of England

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

Development Applications Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
118 68 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 19.16% 9.23% 16.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 27 47
Average daily rate £400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £268 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £488 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 5
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.25 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £34.85 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.65 £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.02 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+14.23% -4.46%

Grunt
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Grunt Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Grunt
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Grunt Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Grunt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
1 6 (100.00%) Sass
1 6 (100.00%) User Experience
1 6 (100.00%) gulp
2 5 (83.33%) Front End Development
2 5 (83.33%) Dart
2 5 (83.33%) WebStorm
2 5 (83.33%) PhantomJS
2 5 (83.33%) TypeScript
2 5 (83.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (83.33%) Unit Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (83.33%) Jasmine
2 5 (83.33%) Node.js
2 5 (83.33%) REST
2 5 (83.33%) CSS3
2 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (83.33%) UX Design
2 5 (83.33%) Mercurial
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (83.33%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) Ajax
2 5 (83.33%) ECMAScript
2 5 (83.33%) IntelliJ
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) Photoshop

Grunt
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 5 (83.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (50.00%) OmniGraffle
1 3 (50.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) gulp
2 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (83.33%) IntelliJ
2 5 (83.33%) Jasmine
2 5 (83.33%) Mercurial
2 5 (83.33%) PhantomJS
2 5 (83.33%) WebStorm
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (16.67%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
1 6 (100.00%) Sass
2 5 (83.33%) Ajax
2 5 (83.33%) CSS3
2 5 (83.33%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) REST
2 5 (83.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (50.00%) PhoneGap
4 1 (16.67%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) User Experience
2 3 (50.00%) Graphic Design
2 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Front End Development
1 5 (83.33%) Responsive Web Design
1 5 (83.33%) Unit Testing
1 5 (83.33%) UX Design
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Dart
1 5 (83.33%) ECMAScript
1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) TypeScript