The first table below looks at the demand for Grunt skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Grunt over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the England region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Grunt
Rank 454 531 -
Rank change year-on-year
+77 -
Contract jobs citing Grunt 121 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.028% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.89% 0.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 93 9 0
Average daily rate
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£438 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £275 -
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £80.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £80.00 - -
Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6417 5516 5655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.00% 11.84% 10.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 4200 3526 3377
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 133 205
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £26.25 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
Grunt
UK

Grunt
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Grunt across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Grunt Jobs Demand Trend in England

Grunt
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Grunt Daily Rate Trend in England

Grunt
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Grunt across the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Grunt Daily Rate Histogram in England

Grunt
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Grunt within the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +92 90 £450 +20.00% 29
South East - 10 £350 - 2
South West - 5 £438 - 1
West Midlands - 5 £296 - 1
East of England - 4 £413 - 4
Yorkshire - 1 £210 -
North East - - - -
North West - - - - 4
Grunt
UK

Grunt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 198 (94.29%) JavaScript
2 183 (87.14%) CSS
3 181 (86.19%) HTML
4 139 (66.19%) HTML5
5 121 (57.62%) AngularJS
6 99 (47.14%) jQuery
7 97 (46.19%) CSS3
8 78 (37.14%) Sass
9 74 (35.24%) OO
10 73 (34.76%) Git (software)
11 70 (33.33%) Node.js
12 65 (30.95%) TDD
13 63 (30.00%) Java
14 59 (28.10%) Jasmine
15 56 (26.67%) Bower
16 55 (26.19%) Responsive Web Design
17 53 (25.24%) Agile Software Development
18 47 (22.38%) Backbone.js
19 45 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 43 (20.48%) Subversion
21 35 (16.67%) Web Development
22 32 (15.24%) Adobe
23 31 (14.76%) WebDriver
24 30 (14.29%) Linux
24 30 (14.29%) Scrum
25 28 (13.33%) RESTful
26 27 (12.86%) Apache Flex
26 27 (12.86%) LESS
26 27 (12.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
26 27 (12.86%) Yeoman

Grunt
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 70 (33.33%) Node.js
2 14 (6.67%) CMS
3 8 (3.81%) Confluence
4 7 (3.33%) Tomcat
5 6 (2.86%) Apache
6 4 (1.90%) nginx
6 4 (1.90%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (1.90%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.95%) Drupal
8 1 (0.48%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.48%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (3.81%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.95%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.48%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 2 (0.95%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.81%) GitHub
2 6 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.43%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.48%) SaaS
5 1 (0.48%) PaaS
5 1 (0.48%) Heroku
5 1 (0.48%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.71%) Internet
2 3 (1.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 13 (6.19%) MySQL
3 6 (2.86%) NoSQL
4 4 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (1.90%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.43%) Big Data
5 3 (1.43%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.48%) RavenDB
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.48%) Redis
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 73 (34.76%) Git (software)
2 59 (28.10%) Jasmine
3 56 (26.67%) Bower
4 43 (20.48%) Subversion
5 31 (14.76%) WebDriver
6 27 (12.86%) Yeoman
7 26 (12.38%) Jenkins
8 24 (11.43%) Mocha
9 23 (10.95%) Karma Test Runner
10 12 (5.71%) QUnit
11 11 (5.24%) Maven
12 9 (4.29%) JIRA
13 8 (3.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 7 (3.33%) Selenium
14 7 (3.33%) PhoneGap
15 6 (2.86%) Ant
15 6 (2.86%) PhantomJS
16 4 (1.90%) Cucumber
16 4 (1.90%) TeamCity
17 3 (1.43%) RSpec
General
1 11 (5.24%) Front Office
2 9 (4.29%) Retail
3 8 (3.81%) Finance
4 7 (3.33%) Banking
4 7 (3.33%) Back Office
5 4 (1.90%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.43%) Marketing
6 3 (1.43%) Advertising
6 3 (1.43%) Games
7 2 (0.95%) International Banking
7 2 (0.95%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.48%) Interactive Media
8 1 (0.48%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 181 (86.19%) Developer
2 93 (44.29%) Front-End Developer
3 50 (23.81%) JavaScript Developer
4 40 (19.05%) Web Developer
5 15 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 9 (4.29%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 7 (3.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 6 (2.86%) Architect
8 6 (2.86%) UI Programmer
8 6 (2.86%) UI Developer
9 5 (2.38%) Mobile Web Developer
9 5 (2.38%) Mobile Developer
9 5 (2.38%) Java Developer
10 4 (1.90%) Front-End Web Developer
11 3 (1.43%) Designer
11 3 (1.43%) Lead Developer
11 3 (1.43%) Senior Web Developer
11 3 (1.43%) PHP Developer
12 2 (0.95%) Technical Specialist
12 2 (0.95%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (87.14%) CSS
2 181 (86.19%) HTML
3 139 (66.19%) HTML5
4 121 (57.62%) AngularJS
5 99 (47.14%) jQuery
6 97 (46.19%) CSS3
7 78 (37.14%) Sass
8 47 (22.38%) Backbone.js
9 45 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 28 (13.33%) RESTful
11 27 (12.86%) Apache Flex
11 27 (12.86%) LESS
12 22 (10.48%) XHTML
12 22 (10.48%) Mustache
13 20 (9.52%) JSON
14 16 (7.62%) Ajax
15 14 (6.67%) Ember.js
15 14 (6.67%) JSP
16 13 (6.19%) .NET
17 12 (5.71%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 27 (12.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 21 (10.00%) Open Source
3 13 (6.19%) RIA
4 11 (5.24%) Mobile App
5 9 (4.29%) Visualisation
6 7 (3.33%) Animation
7 5 (2.38%) W3C
8 4 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.43%) Market Risk
9 3 (1.43%) Physics
9 3 (1.43%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.43%) Graphic Design
9 3 (1.43%) Digital Media
9 3 (1.43%) Linked Data
10 2 (0.95%) Equities
10 2 (0.95%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.95%) iPhone
11 1 (0.48%) Social Media
11 1 (0.48%) Arduino
11 1 (0.48%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 30 (14.29%) Linux
2 26 (12.38%) UNIX
3 9 (4.29%) Mac OS X
4 8 (3.81%) Windows
5 6 (2.86%) AIX
5 6 (2.86%) Apple iOS
6 5 (2.38%) Windows Phone
6 5 (2.38%) Android
6 5 (2.38%) Windows Phone 8
7 3 (1.43%) CentOS
8 1 (0.48%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.48%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.48%) Debian
8 1 (0.48%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (35.24%) OO
2 65 (30.95%) TDD
3 55 (26.19%) Responsive Web Design
4 53 (25.24%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (16.67%) Web Development
6 30 (14.29%) Scrum
7 26 (12.38%) MVC
8 25 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (10.95%) Web Design
10 21 (10.00%) E-Commerce
11 19 (9.05%) Unit Testing
12 17 (8.10%) Low Latency
13 15 (7.14%) BDD
14 9 (4.29%) Test Scripting
15 8 (3.81%) Risk Management
16 7 (3.33%) Automated Testing
17 5 (2.38%) Kanban
18 4 (1.90%) Workflow
18 4 (1.90%) Content Management
18 4 (1.90%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 198 (94.29%) JavaScript
2 63 (30.00%) Java
3 16 (7.62%) PHP
4 11 (5.24%) Python
4 11 (5.24%) C#
5 9 (4.29%) Ruby
6 7 (3.33%) Objective-C
7 5 (2.38%) SQL
8 3 (1.43%) C++
9 2 (0.95%) ActionScript
9 2 (0.95%) Perl
9 2 (0.95%) Clojure
9 2 (0.95%) PHP5
10 1 (0.48%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (0.48%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 9 (4.29%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.43%) Degree
4 1 (0.48%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.48%) QA
1 1 (0.48%) WAI
System Software
1 3 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (1.43%) VirtualBox
1 3 (1.43%) vCloud
2 2 (0.95%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 10 (4.76%) Puppet
2 8 (3.81%) Vagrant
3 5 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.43%) Ansible
Vendors
1 32 (15.24%) Adobe
2 9 (4.29%) Twitter
2 9 (4.29%) ATG
3 8 (3.81%) Google
4 6 (2.86%) IBM
4 6 (2.86%) Sitecore
5 3 (1.43%) Facebook
5 3 (1.43%) EMC
5 3 (1.43%) VMware
6 1 (0.48%) Zend
6 1 (0.48%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.48%) Sencha
6 1 (0.48%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.48%) Apple
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