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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Grunt
Rank 93 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Grunt 11 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.62% 0.20% -
As % of the Development Applications category 5.09% 2.34% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 0
Median daily rate £425 £265 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.37% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
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
216 128 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 12.22% 8.49% 9.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 79 75
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £299 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £414
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £37.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.51% -2.11%

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 26 June 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 16 (94.12%) HTML
1 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
1 16 (94.12%) HTML5
1 16 (94.12%) AngularJS
2 13 (76.47%) TDD
2 13 (76.47%) CSS
3 11 (64.71%) CSS3
4 10 (58.82%) Responsive Web Design
4 10 (58.82%) Sass
4 10 (58.82%) Web Development
5 9 (52.94%) Jasmine
6 8 (47.06%) gulp
7 7 (41.18%) Karma Test Runner
8 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
9 5 (29.41%) Front End Development
10 4 (23.53%) BDD
10 4 (23.53%) MVC
11 3 (17.65%) Google
11 3 (17.65%) UML
11 3 (17.65%) SQL
11 3 (17.65%) Oracle
11 3 (17.65%) Java
11 3 (17.65%) C++
11 3 (17.65%) Degree
11 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
11 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
11 3 (17.65%) React
11 3 (17.65%) DevOps
11 3 (17.65%) Go

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 1 (5.88%) CMS
1 1 (5.88%) Drupal
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Jasmine
2 8 (47.06%) gulp
3 7 (41.18%) Karma Test Runner
4 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
5 2 (11.76%) Maven
5 2 (11.76%) QUnit
5 2 (11.76%) Subversion
6 1 (5.88%) SpecFlow
6 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Developer
2 11 (64.71%) Angular Developer
3 8 (47.06%) Web Developer
4 6 (35.29%) HTML Developer
5 5 (29.41%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (17.65%) Agile Developer
6 3 (17.65%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (17.65%) UI Developer
6 3 (17.65%) Web UI Developer
7 2 (11.76%) HTML CSS Developer
7 2 (11.76%) Node.js Developer
8 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
8 1 (5.88%) Applications Developer
8 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
8 1 (5.88%) Drupal Developer
8 1 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
8 1 (5.88%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) AngularJS
1 16 (94.12%) HTML
1 16 (94.12%) HTML5
2 13 (76.47%) CSS
3 11 (64.71%) CSS3
4 10 (58.82%) Sass
5 3 (17.65%) React
6 2 (11.76%) lodash
6 2 (11.76%) Node.js
6 2 (11.76%) RequireJS
6 2 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (11.76%) Underscore.js
7 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
7 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (5.88%) Durandal
7 1 (5.88%) Ember.js
7 1 (5.88%) Entity Framework
7 1 (5.88%) jQuery
7 1 (5.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.76%) Semantic Web
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) TDD
2 10 (58.82%) Responsive Web Design
2 10 (58.82%) Web Development
3 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (29.41%) Front End Development
5 4 (23.53%) BDD
5 4 (23.53%) MVC
6 3 (17.65%) DevOps
6 3 (17.65%) UML
6 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Functional Programming
7 2 (11.76%) Graceful Degradation
7 2 (11.76%) OO
7 2 (11.76%) Web Design
8 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
8 1 (5.88%) Content Management
8 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
8 1 (5.88%) Game Development
8 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
8 1 (5.88%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
2 3 (17.65%) C++
2 3 (17.65%) Go
2 3 (17.65%) Java
2 3 (17.65%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Google
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Twitter