The table below looks at the statistics for Grunt skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Grunt over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Grunt
Rank 350 395 511
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +116
Contract jobs citing Grunt 296 216 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.58% 0.43% 0.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.91% 3.33% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 132 53
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £323 £335
% change year-on-year
+16.27% -3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
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
7575 6494 6214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.87% 12.83% 12.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 5197 4208 4060
Median daily rate £435 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 129 124
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.04 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.74% -3.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.30 £22.18 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.00 £46.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.45 £37.02 £38.15
% change year-on-year
+14.66% -2.96%

Grunt
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Grunt as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 5 May 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
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Grunt within the England region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +49 211 £425 +6.25% 65
North West +14 24 £425 - 6
South East -13 21 £325 +1.56% 14
Yorkshire +4 14 £376 +36.81% 3
West Midlands -2 11 £382 +12.42% 7
South West +1 5 £475 +11.76% 9
North East - 5 £406 - 1
East of England -1 4 - - 4
Grunt
UK

Grunt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Grunt also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Grunt.

1 494 (92.34%) JavaScript
2 473 (88.41%) HTML
3 457 (85.42%) CSS
4 352 (65.79%) HTML5
5 321 (60.00%) AngularJS
6 318 (59.44%) Agile Software Development
7 317 (59.25%) Sass
8 282 (52.71%) gulp
9 280 (52.34%) Front End Development
10 274 (51.21%) CSS3
11 242 (45.23%) Node.js
12 206 (38.50%) jQuery
13 203 (37.94%) Git (software)
14 163 (30.47%) TDD
15 144 (26.92%) React
16 133 (24.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 118 (22.06%) OO
18 113 (21.12%) Web Development
18 113 (21.12%) LESS
19 110 (20.56%) Jasmine
20 104 (19.44%) Responsive Web Design
21 93 (17.38%) Java
22 91 (17.01%) Backbone.js
23 87 (16.26%) Mocha
23 87 (16.26%) MVC
24 83 (15.51%) User Experience
25 75 (14.02%) Scrum
26 72 (13.46%) BDD
27 71 (13.27%) Bower
28 66 (12.34%) RESTful

Grunt
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 242 (45.23%) Node.js
2 27 (5.05%) CMS
3 20 (3.74%) WordPress
4 14 (2.62%) Elasticsearch
5 13 (2.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 13 (2.43%) Apache
5 13 (2.43%) Confluence
6 9 (1.68%) nginx
7 8 (1.50%) Umbraco
8 7 (1.31%) Drupal
9 6 (1.12%) ColdFusion
9 6 (1.12%) Sitecore CMS
10 5 (0.93%) IIS
11 4 (0.75%) ExpressionEngine
11 4 (0.75%) Mule
12 3 (0.56%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.37%) concrete5
13 2 (0.37%) JBoss
13 2 (0.37%) Oracle Service Bus
13 2 (0.37%) WebLogic
Applications
1 36 (6.73%) Photoshop
2 14 (2.62%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (0.75%) MS Excel
4 3 (0.56%) GIMP
4 3 (0.56%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (0.37%) 3ds Max
5 2 (0.37%) Acrobat
5 2 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (1.87%) Eloqua
2 8 (1.50%) Magento
2 8 (1.50%) Unica
3 3 (0.56%) SDL Web 8
4 2 (0.37%) BigMachines
4 2 (0.37%) RMDS
5 1 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 29 (5.42%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (5.05%) GitHub
3 14 (2.62%) SaaS
4 10 (1.87%) Amazon S3
5 7 (1.31%) CloudFront
6 6 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (0.75%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (0.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.56%) Amazon ELB
8 3 (0.56%) Bluemix
9 2 (0.37%) Adobe Analytics
9 2 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.37%) Google App Engine
9 2 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.37%) MailChimp
10 1 (0.19%) AdWords
10 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.19%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.18%) HTTP
2 7 (1.31%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.37%) HTTPS
3 2 (0.37%) LDAP
4 1 (0.19%) Internet
4 1 (0.19%) Network Security
4 1 (0.19%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (8.97%) MongoDB
2 36 (6.73%) MySQL
3 24 (4.49%) Relational Database
4 23 (4.30%) NoSQL
4 23 (4.30%) SQL Server
5 17 (3.18%) Oracle Database
6 15 (2.80%) PostgreSQL
6 15 (2.80%) Redis
7 9 (1.68%) CouchDB
8 7 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (1.12%) Big Data
10 5 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (0.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 4 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (0.56%) Amazon RDS
12 3 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.37%) Oracle Database 10g
13 2 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 282 (52.71%) gulp
2 203 (37.94%) Git (software)
3 110 (20.56%) Jasmine
4 87 (16.26%) Mocha
5 71 (13.27%) Bower
6 59 (11.03%) Karma Test Runner
7 41 (7.66%) Subversion
8 40 (7.48%) Maven
9 35 (6.54%) Selenium
10 31 (5.79%) JIRA
11 26 (4.86%) webpack
12 23 (4.30%) Jenkins
13 22 (4.11%) PhantomJS
13 22 (4.11%) Protractor
14 19 (3.55%) TeamCity
15 18 (3.36%) Vagrant
16 16 (2.99%) Cucumber
17 15 (2.80%) Babel
18 14 (2.62%) WebDriver
19 12 (2.24%) Mercurial
General
1 65 (12.15%) Finance
2 31 (5.79%) Banking
3 18 (3.36%) Investment Banking
4 17 (3.18%) Publishing
5 16 (2.99%) Marketing
6 15 (2.80%) Front Office
7 12 (2.24%) Retail
8 9 (1.68%) Games
9 8 (1.50%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.75%) Advertising
10 4 (0.75%) Hungarian Language
10 4 (0.75%) Law
11 3 (0.56%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.56%) Legal
12 2 (0.37%) Arabic Language
13 1 (0.19%) Automotive
13 1 (0.19%) Electronics
13 1 (0.19%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 505 (94.39%) Developer
2 251 (46.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 193 (36.07%) JavaScript Developer
4 100 (18.69%) Angular Developer
5 73 (13.64%) HTML Developer
6 67 (12.52%) UI Developer
7 65 (12.15%) Senior Developer
8 63 (11.78%) Full Stack Developer
9 54 (10.09%) Web Developer
10 47 (8.79%) HTML CSS Developer
11 36 (6.73%) Node.js Developer
12 25 (4.67%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 23 (4.30%) Senior Front-End Developer
14 19 (3.55%) JavaScript Engineer
15 17 (3.18%) Senior Full Stack Developer
16 15 (2.80%) .NET Developer
16 15 (2.80%) PHP Developer
16 15 (2.80%) Senior JavaScript Developer
16 15 (2.80%) Software Developer
17 13 (2.43%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 473 (88.41%) HTML
2 457 (85.42%) CSS
3 352 (65.79%) HTML5
4 321 (60.00%) AngularJS
5 317 (59.25%) Sass
6 274 (51.21%) CSS3
7 206 (38.50%) jQuery
8 144 (26.92%) React
9 133 (24.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 113 (21.12%) LESS
11 91 (17.01%) Backbone.js
12 66 (12.34%) RESTful
13 62 (11.59%) RequireJS
14 57 (10.65%) REST
15 49 (9.16%) JSON
15 49 (9.16%) Web Services
16 38 (7.10%) .NET
17 35 (6.54%) D3.js
17 35 (6.54%) Ember.js
18 32 (5.98%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 83 (15.51%) User Experience
2 18 (3.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 17 (3.18%) Visualisation
4 13 (2.43%) Animation
4 13 (2.43%) W3C
5 11 (2.06%) Computer Science
5 11 (2.06%) Mobile App
6 6 (1.12%) New Media
7 5 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (0.75%) Equities
8 4 (0.75%) Hedge funds
8 4 (0.75%) Online Games
9 3 (0.56%) Fixed Income
9 3 (0.56%) Graphic Design
9 3 (0.56%) Market Risk
9 3 (0.56%) NHS
10 2 (0.37%) Blog
10 2 (0.37%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.37%) Psychology
10 2 (0.37%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 28 (5.23%) Linux
2 17 (3.18%) Unix
2 17 (3.18%) Windows
3 9 (1.68%) Android
4 8 (1.50%) Windows Server
5 7 (1.31%) Windows 8
6 6 (1.12%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.12%) CentOS
7 4 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.56%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.37%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 318 (59.44%) Agile Software Development
2 280 (52.34%) Front End Development
3 163 (30.47%) TDD
4 118 (22.06%) OO
5 113 (21.12%) Web Development
6 104 (19.44%) Responsive Web Design
7 87 (16.26%) MVC
8 75 (14.02%) Scrum
9 72 (13.46%) BDD
10 55 (10.28%) E-Commerce
11 49 (9.16%) Unit Testing
12 48 (8.97%) Continuous Integration
13 39 (7.29%) OOP
14 30 (5.61%) Software Engineering
15 27 (5.05%) Analytics
15 27 (5.05%) Web Design
16 26 (4.86%) Automated Testing
16 26 (4.86%) Progressive Enhancement
17 21 (3.93%) Kanban
18 20 (3.74%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 494 (92.34%) JavaScript
2 93 (17.38%) Java
3 60 (11.21%) PHP
4 54 (10.09%) ES6
5 45 (8.41%) SQL
6 32 (5.98%) C#
7 29 (5.42%) TypeScript
8 25 (4.67%) Python
9 23 (4.30%) Ruby
10 15 (2.80%) ECMAScript
11 13 (2.43%) Scala
12 8 (1.50%) C
12 8 (1.50%) CoffeeScript
13 5 (0.93%) C++
14 4 (0.75%) Bash Shell
14 4 (0.75%) Clojure
14 4 (0.75%) Dart
14 4 (0.75%) Go
14 4 (0.75%) T-SQL
14 4 (0.75%) XPath
Qualifications
1 17 (3.18%) Security Cleared
2 14 (2.62%) Degree
3 11 (2.06%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.56%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (0.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.36%) WAI
2 4 (0.75%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (0.75%) QA
2 4 (0.75%) WCAG
System Software
1 18 (3.36%) Docker
2 2 (0.37%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.19%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 7 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.56%) Kibana
2 3 (0.56%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.37%) Puppet
4 1 (0.19%) Ansible
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 40 (7.48%) Adobe
2 30 (5.61%) Oracle
3 26 (4.86%) Twitter
4 12 (2.24%) Google
5 11 (2.06%) Sitecore
6 10 (1.87%) Salesforce.com
6 10 (1.87%) SAP
7 8 (1.50%) Zend
8 7 (1.31%) Facebook
8 7 (1.31%) hybris
9 6 (1.12%) EPiServer
10 5 (0.93%) Microsoft
11 4 (0.75%) Telerik
12 3 (0.56%) Akamai
13 2 (0.37%) Informatica
13 2 (0.37%) Siebel
14 1 (0.19%) PubNub
14 1 (0.19%) Rackspace
London
iKas International
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Stealth IT
Rate: Unspecified £Market
Posted: 6 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
24 Seven
Rate: £250 - 300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Wenham Carter
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day TBC
Posted: 6 days ago
London
PCR
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
solocal
Salary: market rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Dorset
Spectrum IT
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £650 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £350 - 420 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £60000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + exciting benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Bromley
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Real Staffing
Rate: £275 - £325 per day + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 27 days ago