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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Grunt
Rank 73 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Grunt 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.55% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 4.93% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate
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£263 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 -
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
142 137 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.11% 11.75% 6.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 73 26
Average daily rate £375 £348 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.91% +8.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £285 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £425 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.60% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 7
Average hourly rate £42.50 £34.25 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.08% -11.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.07 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.81% +3.04%

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 21 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (55.56%) Test Scripting
2 5 (55.56%) Karma Test Runner
2 5 (55.56%) Open Source
2 5 (55.56%) HTML5
2 5 (55.56%) D3.js
2 5 (55.56%) Sass
2 5 (55.56%) AngularJS
3 4 (44.44%) OOCSS
3 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
3 4 (44.44%) Web Design
3 4 (44.44%) jQuery
3 4 (44.44%) TDD
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) CMS
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Banking
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum

Grunt
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 4 (44.44%) CMS
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (55.56%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (88.89%) Web Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Front-End Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Front-End Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) HTML5
2 5 (55.56%) D3.js
2 5 (55.56%) Sass
2 5 (55.56%) AngularJS
3 4 (44.44%) OOCSS
3 4 (44.44%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Test Scripting
3 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
3 4 (44.44%) Web Design
3 4 (44.44%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
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Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £375 - £400 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
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Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago