The table below looks at the statistics for Grunt skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Grunt over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Grunt
Rank 68 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Grunt 20 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.37% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 10.20% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 17 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 - -
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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
196 171 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.38% 13.98% 7.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 106 42
Average daily rate £375 £350 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +15.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%

Grunt
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Grunt across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Grunt across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

Grunt Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Grunt
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 22 (100.00%) HTML
1 22 (100.00%) CSS
2 20 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (90.91%) Git (software)
3 17 (77.27%) JavaScript
4 15 (68.18%) TDD
4 15 (68.18%) Test Automation
4 15 (68.18%) jQuery
5 12 (54.55%) CMS
5 12 (54.55%) OOCSS
6 8 (36.36%) Banking
7 7 (31.82%) HTML5
7 7 (31.82%) Sass
7 7 (31.82%) AngularJS
8 6 (27.27%) Web Development
8 6 (27.27%) Retail
9 5 (22.73%) D3.js
9 5 (22.73%) Open Source
9 5 (22.73%) Test Scripting
9 5 (22.73%) Karma Test Runner
10 4 (18.18%) Web Design
11 3 (13.64%) Finance
12 2 (9.09%) CSS3
12 2 (9.09%) Spring
12 2 (9.09%) Maven
12 2 (9.09%) Java
12 2 (9.09%) Bower
13 1 (4.55%) SOA
13 1 (4.55%) Scrum

Grunt
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 12 (54.55%) CMS
Development Applications
1 20 (90.91%) Git (software)
2 5 (22.73%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (9.09%) Maven
3 2 (9.09%) Bower
General
1 8 (36.36%) Banking
2 6 (27.27%) Retail
3 3 (13.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) Developer
2 15 (68.18%) Web Developer
3 14 (63.64%) Front-End Developer
4 10 (45.45%) Front-End Web Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) HTML
1 22 (100.00%) CSS
2 15 (68.18%) jQuery
3 12 (54.55%) OOCSS
4 7 (31.82%) HTML5
4 7 (31.82%) Sass
4 7 (31.82%) AngularJS
5 5 (22.73%) D3.js
6 2 (9.09%) CSS3
6 2 (9.09%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (68.18%) TDD
2 15 (68.18%) Test Automation
3 6 (27.27%) Web Development
4 5 (22.73%) Test Scripting
5 4 (18.18%) Web Design
6 1 (4.55%) SOA
6 1 (4.55%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.09%) Java