The table below looks at the statistics for Grunt skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Grunt over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Grunt
Rank 56 - 63
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Grunt 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.16% - 0.55%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.88% - 4.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Median daily rate £275 - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.82% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £36.00
Grunt
East of England

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

Development Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
113 78 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.99% 12.17% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 46 48
Median daily rate £375 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £505 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 1
Median hourly rate £47.50 £32.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -9.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

Grunt
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Grunt as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Grunt Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Grunt
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Grunt Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Grunt
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Grunt.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 3 (100.00%) Sass
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (66.67%) Ektron
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Umbraco
2 2 (66.67%) EPiServer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Web Accessibility
3 1 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Development

Grunt
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 2 (66.67%) CMS
1 2 (66.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Sass
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (33.33%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Ektron
1 2 (66.67%) EPiServer