The table below looks at the statistics for Grunt skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Grunt over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Grunt
Rank 86 80 77
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Contract jobs citing Grunt 1 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.085% 0.60% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.52% 5.78% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 0
Median daily rate £475 £388 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £384 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £80.00
Grunt
Scotland

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

Development Applications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
194 173 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 16.52% 10.38% 12.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 100 85
Median daily rate £353 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.86% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £300 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Median hourly rate £47.25 £27.45 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.16% -35.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

Grunt
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Grunt Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Grunt
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Grunt Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Grunt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Grunt.

1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) JIRA
2 6 (85.71%) Jenkins
3 5 (71.43%) Jasmine
3 5 (71.43%) REST
3 5 (71.43%) CSS
3 5 (71.43%) ES6
4 4 (57.14%) RefluxJS
4 4 (57.14%) Service Design
4 4 (57.14%) Node.js
4 4 (57.14%) hapi
4 4 (57.14%) JSX
4 4 (57.14%) React
4 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
4 4 (57.14%) Finance
4 4 (57.14%) Scrum
4 4 (57.14%) iPad
4 4 (57.14%) LESS
4 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
4 4 (57.14%) Integration Testing
5 3 (42.86%) HTML
5 3 (42.86%) gulp
6 2 (28.57%) rkt
6 2 (28.57%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (28.57%) Splunk
6 2 (28.57%) OpenStack
6 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
6 2 (28.57%) Ansible

Grunt
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (28.57%) Confluence
1 2 (28.57%) OpenStack
1 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (28.57%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) HTTP
1 2 (28.57%) LDAP
1 2 (28.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) DB2
1 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
1 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
1 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Jenkins
1 6 (85.71%) JIRA
2 5 (71.43%) Jasmine
3 3 (42.86%) gulp
4 2 (28.57%) Ant
4 2 (28.57%) Artifactory
4 2 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (28.57%) ClearCase
4 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
4 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 2 (28.57%) Gradle
4 2 (28.57%) Hudson
4 2 (28.57%) Maven
4 2 (28.57%) Selenium
4 2 (28.57%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (28.57%) Subversion
4 2 (28.57%) TeamCity
4 2 (28.57%) Vagrant
5 1 (14.29%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Full Stack Developer
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) CSS
1 5 (71.43%) REST
2 4 (57.14%) hapi
2 4 (57.14%) LESS
2 4 (57.14%) Node.js
2 4 (57.14%) React
2 4 (57.14%) RefluxJS
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) Java EE
4 2 (28.57%) JDBC
4 2 (28.57%) JSP
4 2 (28.57%) Servlets
4 2 (28.57%) SOAP
4 2 (28.57%) XML
5 1 (14.29%) CSS3
5 1 (14.29%) HTML5
5 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) AIX
1 2 (28.57%) Mac OS X
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
2 4 (57.14%) Integration Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) Service Design
2 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) OO
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) ES6
3 4 (57.14%) JSX
4 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) Ruby
4 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Docker
1 2 (28.57%) VirtualBox
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Ansible
1 2 (28.57%) CA Wily
1 2 (28.57%) logstash
1 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (28.57%) Puppet
1 2 (28.57%) rkt
1 2 (28.57%) Tivoli
1 2 (28.57%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Atlassian
1 2 (28.57%) Google
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
1 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
1 2 (28.57%) Splunk
1 2 (28.57%) VMware