The table below looks at the statistics for Grunt skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Grunt over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Grunt
Rank - 85 -
Contract jobs citing Grunt 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.079% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.82% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £375 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £343 £450
% change year-on-year
+9.48% -23.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
199 122 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 12.27% 9.70% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 72 39
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £390 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Average hourly rate £37.50 £25.66 £115.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.14% -77.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +2.16%

Grunt
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Grunt across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) OOP
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (83.33%) Jasmine
2 5 (83.33%) Sass
2 5 (83.33%) Underscore.js
2 5 (83.33%) Bower
2 5 (83.33%) User Experience
2 5 (83.33%) CasperJS
2 5 (83.33%) Kanban
2 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (83.33%) Haml
2 5 (83.33%) Node.js
2 5 (83.33%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) JSON
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
2 5 (83.33%) Web Design
2 5 (83.33%) PHP
3 4 (66.67%) Ruby
3 4 (66.67%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (66.67%) PhantomJS
4 3 (50.00%) Web Development
5 2 (33.33%) OO
6 1 (16.67%) jQuery
6 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 1 (16.67%) SaaS

Grunt
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 5 (83.33%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
1 5 (83.33%) Jasmine
1 5 (83.33%) Bower
1 5 (83.33%) CasperJS
2 4 (66.67%) PhantomJS
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Front-End Developer
3 4 (66.67%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 4 (66.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) JSON
2 5 (83.33%) Haml
2 5 (83.33%) Sass
2 5 (83.33%) Underscore.js
3 4 (66.67%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (16.67%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) OOP
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (83.33%) Kanban
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
2 5 (83.33%) Web Design
3 3 (50.00%) Web Development
4 2 (33.33%) OO
5 1 (16.67%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) PHP
2 5 (83.33%) Python
3 4 (66.67%) Ruby
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