The table below looks at the statistics for Grunt skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Grunt over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Grunt
Rank 105 97 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing Grunt 5 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.27% 0.17% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.84% 1.82% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Median daily rate £388 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £367
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £80.00
Grunt
North West

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

Development Applications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
272 165 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 14.50% 9.23% 13.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 110 116
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 1
Median hourly rate £29.53 £40.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.18% +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

Grunt
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Grunt Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Grunt
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Grunt Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Grunt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Grunt.

1 17 (94.44%) JavaScript
1 17 (94.44%) HTML
1 17 (94.44%) HTML5
2 16 (88.89%) AngularJS
3 14 (77.78%) CSS
4 13 (72.22%) TDD
5 12 (66.67%) Web Development
5 12 (66.67%) CSS3
6 11 (61.11%) Responsive Web Design
6 11 (61.11%) Sass
7 9 (50.00%) gulp
7 9 (50.00%) Jasmine
8 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (38.89%) Karma Test Runner
9 6 (33.33%) Front End Development
10 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
10 5 (27.78%) jQuery
11 4 (22.22%) BDD
11 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
12 3 (16.67%) OO
12 3 (16.67%) Web Design
12 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
12 3 (16.67%) React
13 2 (11.11%) lodash
13 2 (11.11%) RequireJS
13 2 (11.11%) Functional Programming
13 2 (11.11%) Semantic Web
13 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
13 2 (11.11%) Underscore.js
13 2 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap

Grunt
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 (11.11%) CMS
2 1 (5.56%) Drupal
2 1 (5.56%) Magnolia
2 1 (5.56%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
1 1 (5.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) gulp
1 9 (50.00%) Jasmine
2 7 (38.89%) Karma Test Runner
3 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
4 2 (11.11%) Maven
4 2 (11.11%) QUnit
4 2 (11.11%) Subversion
5 1 (5.56%) SpecFlow
5 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.56%) Games
1 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Developer
2 11 (61.11%) Angular Developer
3 8 (44.44%) Web Developer
4 6 (33.33%) HTML Developer
5 5 (27.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 5 (27.78%) HTML CSS Developer
5 5 (27.78%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (16.67%) UI Developer
6 3 (16.67%) Web UI Developer
7 2 (11.11%) Node.js Developer
8 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Applications Developer
8 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 1 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Drupal Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
8 1 (5.56%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) HTML
1 17 (94.44%) HTML5
2 16 (88.89%) AngularJS
3 14 (77.78%) CSS
4 12 (66.67%) CSS3
5 11 (61.11%) Sass
6 5 (27.78%) jQuery
7 3 (16.67%) React
8 2 (11.11%) lodash
8 2 (11.11%) Node.js
8 2 (11.11%) RequireJS
8 2 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (11.11%) Underscore.js
9 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (5.56%) Backbone.js
9 1 (5.56%) Durandal
9 1 (5.56%) Ember.js
9 1 (5.56%) Entity Framework
9 1 (5.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Semantic Web
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) TDD
2 12 (66.67%) Web Development
3 11 (61.11%) Responsive Web Design
4 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (33.33%) Front End Development
6 4 (22.22%) BDD
6 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
7 3 (16.67%) OO
7 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Web Design
8 2 (11.11%) Functional Programming
8 2 (11.11%) Graceful Degradation
9 1 (5.56%) Content Management
9 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (5.56%) CRM
9 1 (5.56%) Cross-Browser Testing
9 1 (5.56%) ERP
9 1 (5.56%) Game Development
9 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
9 1 (5.56%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.11%) Java
2 2 (11.11%) PHP
3 1 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Twitter
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