The table below looks at the statistics for Grunt skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Grunt over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Grunt
Rank 118 131 139
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +8
Contract jobs citing Grunt 10 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.41% 0.38% 0.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.13% 2.57% 2.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 13
Median daily rate £325 £340 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% -25.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £286 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £391 £475
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
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 East of England region.

Development Applications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
319 428 436
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 13.10% 14.86% 14.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 225 236
Median daily rate £400 £360 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 34 16
Median hourly rate £48.50 £40.50 £43.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.75% -7.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.65 £33.50 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £52.50 £57.50
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 the East of England

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

Grunt Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Grunt
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Grunt Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Grunt
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Grunt across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

Grunt Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Grunt
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Grunt within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 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
Cambridgeshire +17 4 £375 +10.29%
Hertfordshire +3 3 £275 -35.29% 4
Suffolk - 2 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 £425 -
Grunt
England

Grunt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 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 East of England region with a requirement for Grunt.

1 18 (100.00%) HTML
1 18 (100.00%) CSS
2 16 (88.89%) HTML5
3 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 12 (66.67%) Front End Development
5 11 (61.11%) Responsive Web Design
6 10 (55.56%) Node.js
6 10 (55.56%) gulp
6 10 (55.56%) CSS3
6 10 (55.56%) Git (software)
7 9 (50.00%) Photoshop
7 9 (50.00%) User Experience
8 8 (44.44%) REST
8 8 (44.44%) Jasmine
8 8 (44.44%) jQuery
9 7 (38.89%) Graphic Design
9 7 (38.89%) Sass
9 7 (38.89%) Wireframes
10 6 (33.33%) AngularJS
10 6 (33.33%) Express
10 6 (33.33%) Mobile App
10 6 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
10 6 (33.33%) Java
10 6 (33.33%) SDL Web 8
10 6 (33.33%) UX Design
10 6 (33.33%) Unit Testing
10 6 (33.33%) OmniGraffle
10 6 (33.33%) Mercurial
10 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure

Grunt
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 4 (22.22%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (16.67%) CMS
3 2 (11.11%) Umbraco
4 1 (5.56%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 6 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (33.33%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 6 (33.33%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Git (software)
1 10 (55.56%) gulp
2 8 (44.44%) Jasmine
3 6 (33.33%) Mercurial
4 4 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (22.22%) Mocha
5 2 (11.11%) Bower
5 2 (11.11%) IntelliJ
5 2 (11.11%) PhantomJS
5 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
5 2 (11.11%) WebStorm
6 1 (5.56%) Axure RP
6 1 (5.56%) Balsamiq Mockups
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (55.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (22.22%) Full Stack Developer
3 4 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 4 (22.22%) UI Developer
4 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Middleware Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) CSS
1 18 (100.00%) HTML
2 16 (88.89%) HTML5
3 10 (55.56%) CSS3
3 10 (55.56%) Node.js
4 8 (44.44%) jQuery
4 8 (44.44%) REST
5 7 (38.89%) Sass
6 6 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 6 (33.33%) Express
7 4 (22.22%) Apache Cordova
7 4 (22.22%) Polymer
7 4 (22.22%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (22.22%) Spring
7 4 (22.22%) Web Components
8 2 (11.11%) .NET
8 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
8 2 (11.11%) Ajax
8 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
8 2 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) User Experience
2 7 (38.89%) Graphic Design
3 6 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 4 (22.22%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) Front End Development
3 11 (61.11%) Responsive Web Design
4 7 (38.89%) Wireframes
5 6 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 6 (33.33%) UX Design
6 5 (27.78%) MVC
7 4 (22.22%) BPMN
7 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (22.22%) TDD
7 4 (22.22%) Web Development
7 4 (22.22%) Workflow
8 2 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
8 2 (11.11%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 2 (11.11%) CRUD
8 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
8 2 (11.11%) Software Delivery
8 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (11.11%) Web Accessibility
8 2 (11.11%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (22.22%) C#
3 4 (22.22%) ES6
3 4 (22.22%) TypeScript
4 2 (11.11%) CoffeeScript
4 2 (11.11%) Dart
4 2 (11.11%) ECMAScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) WCAG
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Ektron
1 2 (11.11%) EPiServer
2 1 (5.56%) Sitecore