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 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Grunt
Rank 92 72 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Contract jobs citing Grunt 1 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.070% 0.52% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.54% 4.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Average daily rate - £408 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £36.00 -
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -
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
185 150 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.04% 11.04% 12.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 88 83
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £309 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £47.50 £180.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -73.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 11 (84.62%) HTML
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) Scrum
2 10 (76.92%) gulp
3 9 (69.23%) AngularJS
3 9 (69.23%) Finance
3 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 9 (69.23%) Web Development
4 8 (61.54%) Node.js
4 8 (61.54%) Sass
5 7 (53.85%) LESS
5 7 (53.85%) Ember.js
5 7 (53.85%) Backbone.js
5 7 (53.85%) KnockoutJS
5 7 (53.85%) Git (software)
5 7 (53.85%) Browserify
5 7 (53.85%) Meteor
5 7 (53.85%) Polymer
6 6 (46.15%) CSS
7 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
7 5 (38.46%) JSX
7 5 (38.46%) ES6
7 5 (38.46%) iPad
7 5 (38.46%) React
7 5 (38.46%) RefluxJS
8 4 (30.77%) HTML5
8 4 (30.77%) D3.js
8 4 (30.77%) User Experience
9 3 (23.08%) CMS
9 3 (23.08%) TDD

Grunt
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 8 (61.54%) Node.js
2 3 (23.08%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (15.38%) IaaS
Development Applications
1 10 (76.92%) gulp
2 7 (53.85%) Git (software)
3 2 (15.38%) Jasmine
3 2 (15.38%) WebStorm
4 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
4 1 (7.69%) JIRA
4 1 (7.69%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) HTML Developer
2 6 (46.15%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Senior Developer
4 4 (30.77%) Senior UI Developer
4 4 (30.77%) UI Developer
4 4 (30.77%) Web Developer
5 3 (23.08%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 2 (15.38%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Interactive Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Angular Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) HTML
2 9 (69.23%) AngularJS
3 8 (61.54%) Sass
4 7 (53.85%) Backbone.js
4 7 (53.85%) Browserify
4 7 (53.85%) Ember.js
4 7 (53.85%) KnockoutJS
4 7 (53.85%) LESS
4 7 (53.85%) Meteor
4 7 (53.85%) Polymer
5 6 (46.15%) CSS
6 5 (38.46%) React
6 5 (38.46%) RefluxJS
7 4 (30.77%) D3.js
7 4 (30.77%) HTML5
8 2 (15.38%) jQuery
9 1 (7.69%) .NET
9 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
9 1 (7.69%) hapi
9 1 (7.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) iPad
2 4 (30.77%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) Scrum
3 9 (69.23%) Web Development
4 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
5 3 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (23.08%) TDD
6 2 (15.38%) Content Management
6 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Content Management
6 2 (15.38%) OO
6 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Coaching
7 1 (7.69%) DevOps
7 1 (7.69%) Front End Development
7 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Kanban
7 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
7 1 (7.69%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
2 5 (38.46%) ES6
2 5 (38.46%) JSX
3 1 (7.69%) C
3 1 (7.69%) C#