The table below looks at the statistics 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 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Grunt
Rank 366 386 538
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +152
Contract jobs citing Grunt 234 211 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.50% 0.45% 0.086%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.33% 3.31% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 146 24
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £350 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 0
Average hourly rate £33.00 £31.69 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.15% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £36.00 -
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -
Grunt
UK

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

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7025 6383 5445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.89% 13.56% 12.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 4728 4345 3525
Average daily rate £425 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 192 114 121
Average hourly rate £42.00 £36.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £24.70 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.69 £47.50 £47.36
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 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 11 February 2016.

Grunt Daily Rate Histogram in England

Grunt
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Grunt Hourly Rate Trend in England

Grunt
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Grunt across the England region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Grunt Hourly 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 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +3 159 £413 - 70
South East +29 31 £413 +10.00% 13
South West - 14 £308 - 3
Yorkshire -12 13 £350 -6.66% 3
North West -15 6 £328 -10.58% 13
East Midlands -11 5 £400 +3.89% 1
East of England -4 2 - - 4
West Midlands -12 2 £375 +15.38% 9
North East - 2 - - 1
Grunt
UK

Grunt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 512 (93.26%) JavaScript
2 477 (86.89%) HTML
3 454 (82.70%) CSS
4 355 (64.66%) HTML5
5 345 (62.84%) AngularJS
6 329 (59.93%) Sass
7 314 (57.19%) Agile Software Development
8 282 (51.37%) Front End Development
9 271 (49.36%) CSS3
10 269 (49.00%) Node.js
11 262 (47.72%) gulp
12 221 (40.26%) jQuery
13 217 (39.53%) Git (software)
14 154 (28.05%) TDD
15 145 (26.41%) OO
16 123 (22.40%) LESS
17 122 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 117 (21.31%) Bower
19 114 (20.77%) Jasmine
20 113 (20.58%) MVC
21 109 (19.85%) Responsive Web Design
22 108 (19.67%) Backbone.js
22 108 (19.67%) Java
23 100 (18.21%) React
24 95 (17.30%) Scrum
25 92 (16.76%) RESTful
26 91 (16.58%) PHP
27 89 (16.21%) User Experience
28 84 (15.30%) BDD
29 73 (13.30%) Mocha

Grunt
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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
1 269 (49.00%) Node.js
2 23 (4.19%) CMS
2 23 (4.19%) WordPress
3 17 (3.10%) Elasticsearch
4 16 (2.91%) Apache
4 16 (2.91%) Confluence
5 13 (2.37%) nginx
6 11 (2.00%) Drupal
7 7 (1.28%) IIS
8 6 (1.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 5 (0.91%) ExpressionEngine
9 5 (0.91%) Sitecore CMS
9 5 (0.91%) Umbraco
10 3 (0.55%) JBoss
10 3 (0.55%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.36%) concrete5
11 2 (0.36%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.18%) Liferay
12 1 (0.18%) SAS
12 1 (0.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 45 (8.20%) Photoshop
2 15 (2.73%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (1.64%) OmniGraffle
4 5 (0.91%) MS Excel
5 2 (0.36%) 3ds Max
5 2 (0.36%) Acrobat
5 2 (0.36%) GIMP
5 2 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (2.73%) Magento
2 7 (1.28%) SDL Web 8
3 5 (0.91%) Eloqua
4 3 (0.55%) BigMachines
5 2 (0.36%) Unica
6 1 (0.18%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 32 (5.83%) GitHub
2 23 (4.19%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (3.28%) SaaS
4 11 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (1.09%) AdWords
5 6 (1.09%) Google Analytics
6 5 (0.91%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.55%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 3 (0.55%) CloudFront
9 2 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.36%) Heroku
9 2 (0.36%) MailChimp
10 1 (0.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.18%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.18%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.19%) HTTP
2 6 (1.09%) LDAP
3 5 (0.91%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.18%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (8.74%) MongoDB
2 46 (8.38%) MySQL
3 31 (5.65%) NoSQL
4 19 (3.46%) PostgreSQL
5 18 (3.28%) SQL Server
6 16 (2.91%) Redis
7 15 (2.73%) Relational Database
8 8 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
9 7 (1.28%) Oracle Database
10 6 (1.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 6 (1.09%) CouchDB
11 4 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (0.36%) Big Data
12 2 (0.36%) SQLite
13 1 (0.18%) Amazon RDS
13 1 (0.18%) KDB
13 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 262 (47.72%) gulp
2 217 (39.53%) Git (software)
3 117 (21.31%) Bower
4 114 (20.77%) Jasmine
5 73 (13.30%) Mocha
6 68 (12.39%) Karma Test Runner
7 41 (7.47%) Jenkins
8 38 (6.92%) JIRA
9 37 (6.74%) Protractor
10 34 (6.19%) Subversion
11 32 (5.83%) Maven
11 32 (5.83%) Selenium
12 21 (3.83%) Cucumber
12 21 (3.83%) Vagrant
13 20 (3.64%) webpack
14 16 (2.91%) Eclipse
14 16 (2.91%) Mercurial
14 16 (2.91%) PhantomJS
15 14 (2.55%) Visual Studio
15 14 (2.55%) WebDriver
General
1 71 (12.93%) Finance
2 46 (8.38%) Banking
3 23 (4.19%) Investment Banking
4 18 (3.28%) Retail
5 10 (1.82%) Front Office
5 10 (1.82%) Marketing
5 10 (1.82%) Telecoms
6 9 (1.64%) Games
7 7 (1.28%) Advertising
7 7 (1.28%) Financial Institution
8 5 (0.91%) Publishing
9 4 (0.73%) Hungarian Language
9 4 (0.73%) Legal
10 2 (0.36%) Arabic Language
10 2 (0.36%) Law
Job Titles
1 516 (93.99%) Developer
2 270 (49.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 224 (40.80%) JavaScript Developer
4 134 (24.41%) HTML Developer
5 110 (20.04%) Angular Developer
6 83 (15.12%) HTML CSS Developer
7 73 (13.30%) Senior Developer
8 64 (11.66%) UI Developer
9 50 (9.11%) Web Developer
10 43 (7.83%) Node.js Developer
11 39 (7.10%) Full Stack Developer
12 32 (5.83%) Java Developer
13 31 (5.65%) Senior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 31 (5.65%) Senior JavaScript Developer
14 26 (4.74%) PHP Developer
15 21 (3.83%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 20 (3.64%) .NET Developer
17 18 (3.28%) C# Developer
18 15 (2.73%) Lead Developer
19 14 (2.55%) Senior UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 477 (86.89%) HTML
2 454 (82.70%) CSS
3 355 (64.66%) HTML5
4 345 (62.84%) AngularJS
5 329 (59.93%) Sass
6 271 (49.36%) CSS3
7 221 (40.26%) jQuery
8 123 (22.40%) LESS
9 122 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 108 (19.67%) Backbone.js
11 100 (18.21%) React
12 92 (16.76%) RESTful
13 65 (11.84%) JSON
14 51 (9.29%) .NET
15 49 (8.93%) Web Services
16 48 (8.74%) Ember.js
17 46 (8.38%) RequireJS
17 46 (8.38%) REST
18 41 (7.47%) XML
19 40 (7.29%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 89 (16.21%) User Experience
2 19 (3.46%) Mobile App
3 14 (2.55%) iPad
4 13 (2.37%) W3C
5 10 (1.82%) Animation
5 10 (1.82%) Computer Science
6 9 (1.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 9 (1.64%) Visualisation
7 7 (1.28%) Market Risk
8 6 (1.09%) Graphic Design
9 5 (0.91%) Smartphone
10 4 (0.73%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (0.73%) Client/Server
10 4 (0.73%) New Media
10 4 (0.73%) Online Games
11 2 (0.36%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.36%) Grid Computing
11 2 (0.36%) Psychology
12 1 (0.18%) e-Learning
12 1 (0.18%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 38 (6.92%) Linux
2 12 (2.19%) CentOS
2 12 (2.19%) Unix
2 12 (2.19%) Windows
3 7 (1.28%) Windows 8
4 6 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (0.73%) Android
5 4 (0.73%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.55%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.55%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 314 (57.19%) Agile Software Development
2 282 (51.37%) Front End Development
3 154 (28.05%) TDD
4 145 (26.41%) OO
5 113 (20.58%) MVC
6 109 (19.85%) Responsive Web Design
7 95 (17.30%) Scrum
8 84 (15.30%) BDD
9 71 (12.93%) E-Commerce
10 70 (12.75%) Web Development
11 61 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
12 60 (10.93%) Unit Testing
13 46 (8.38%) OOP
14 27 (4.92%) Automated Testing
14 27 (4.92%) Functional Programming
15 26 (4.74%) Analytics
16 25 (4.55%) Kanban
17 24 (4.37%) Open Source
18 21 (3.83%) Mentoring
18 21 (3.83%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 512 (93.26%) JavaScript
2 108 (19.67%) Java
3 91 (16.58%) PHP
4 48 (8.74%) ES6
5 43 (7.83%) C#
6 41 (7.47%) TypeScript
7 39 (7.10%) SQL
8 38 (6.92%) Python
9 18 (3.28%) ECMAScript
9 18 (3.28%) Ruby
9 18 (3.28%) Scala
10 16 (2.91%) Shell Script
11 13 (2.37%) CoffeeScript
12 11 (2.00%) Bash Shell
12 11 (2.00%) Perl
13 9 (1.64%) Dart
14 8 (1.46%) C
15 7 (1.28%) C++
16 6 (1.09%) JSX
17 5 (0.91%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (2.73%) Degree
2 8 (1.46%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.55%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.36%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (0.36%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.64%) WAI
2 5 (0.91%) WCAG
3 4 (0.73%) QA
4 2 (0.36%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.18%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (1.82%) Docker
2 2 (0.36%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.18%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 13 (2.37%) Puppet
2 8 (1.46%) Ansible
3 6 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.55%) Kibana
5 2 (0.36%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.36%) Packer
6 1 (0.18%) CFEngine
6 1 (0.18%) logstash
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.18%) Salt
6 1 (0.18%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 25 (4.55%) Twitter
2 22 (4.01%) Adobe
3 17 (3.10%) Oracle
4 11 (2.00%) Google
4 11 (2.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (1.46%) hybris
6 7 (1.28%) Facebook
6 7 (1.28%) Sitecore
7 6 (1.09%) EPiServer
7 6 (1.09%) Splunk
7 6 (1.09%) Zend
8 5 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (0.91%) Telerik
9 3 (0.55%) Sencha
9 3 (0.55%) Siebel
10 2 (0.36%) Rackspace
11 1 (0.18%) Akamai
11 1 (0.18%) Demandware
11 1 (0.18%) Ektron
11 1 (0.18%) ServiceNow
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + DOE
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Preferred Choice
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £401 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venn Group
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Islington Council
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Wenham Carter
Rate: From £400 to £525 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Vita Exclusive Recruitment/Amelco
Rate: From £350 to £450 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £0 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Talent Point
Rate: £200.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
East London
Pirean Limited
Rate: £15,000 per annum 3 month fixed term contract
Posted: 15 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
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Posted: 22 days ago
London
Talent Point
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 24 days ago