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 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Grunt
Rank 92 101 88
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -13
Contract jobs citing Grunt 14 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.76% 0.060% 0.071%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.93% 0.56% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 1
Median daily rate £425 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £323 £335
% change year-on-year
+16.27% -3.73%
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
202 178 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 11.00% 10.67% 8.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 107 70
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 6
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £37.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +0.02%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £37.04 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+14.06% -3.79%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Grunt across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Grunt Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Grunt
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Grunt within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 3 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
Salford - 1 - -
Grunt
North West

Grunt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Grunt.

1 21 (100.00%) HTML
1 21 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 19 (90.48%) CSS
3 18 (85.71%) HTML5
4 14 (66.67%) AngularJS
5 11 (52.38%) Responsive Web Design
5 11 (52.38%) TDD
6 10 (47.62%) Git (software)
6 10 (47.62%) CSS3
7 9 (42.86%) Jasmine
7 9 (42.86%) Sass
7 9 (42.86%) Front End Development
7 9 (42.86%) Web Development
8 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (38.10%) MVC
9 7 (33.33%) SQL
9 7 (33.33%) Karma Test Runner
10 6 (28.57%) gulp
10 6 (28.57%) Unit Testing
11 5 (23.81%) Degree
12 4 (19.05%) SaaS
12 4 (19.05%) MSTest
12 4 (19.05%) JSON
12 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (19.05%) EPiServer
12 4 (19.05%) .NET Framework
12 4 (19.05%) XPath
12 4 (19.05%) NUnit
12 4 (19.05%) Workflow
12 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET

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 (4.76%) CMS
1 1 (4.76%) Node.js
1 1 (4.76%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) SaaS
2 1 (4.76%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.76%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 10 (47.62%) Git (software)
2 9 (42.86%) Jasmine
3 7 (33.33%) Karma Test Runner
4 6 (28.57%) gulp
5 4 (19.05%) MSTest
5 4 (19.05%) NUnit
6 2 (9.52%) Maven
6 2 (9.52%) QUnit
6 2 (9.52%) Subversion
General
1 1 (4.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Developer
2 11 (52.38%) Angular Developer
3 7 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
3 7 (33.33%) Web Developer
4 6 (28.57%) HTML Developer
5 5 (23.81%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (19.05%) .NET Developer
7 3 (14.29%) Agile Developer
7 3 (14.29%) UI Developer
7 3 (14.29%) Web UI Developer
8 2 (9.52%) Designer
8 2 (9.52%) HTML CSS Developer
8 2 (9.52%) UX Designer
9 1 (4.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 1 (4.76%) Interaction Designer
9 1 (4.76%) Lead Developer
9 1 (4.76%) Lead PHP Developer
9 1 (4.76%) PHP Developer
9 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
9 1 (4.76%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) HTML
2 19 (90.48%) CSS
3 18 (85.71%) HTML5
4 14 (66.67%) AngularJS
5 10 (47.62%) CSS3
6 9 (42.86%) Sass
7 4 (19.05%) .NET
7 4 (19.05%) .NET Framework
7 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
7 4 (19.05%) JSON
7 4 (19.05%) REST
7 4 (19.05%) Web Services
7 4 (19.05%) XML
7 4 (19.05%) XSLT
8 2 (9.52%) lodash
8 2 (9.52%) RequireJS
8 2 (9.52%) Underscore.js
9 1 (4.76%) jQuery
9 1 (4.76%) React
9 1 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Psychology
2 2 (9.52%) Semantic Web
2 2 (9.52%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Responsive Web Design
1 11 (52.38%) TDD
2 9 (42.86%) Front End Development
2 9 (42.86%) Web Development
3 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (38.10%) MVC
4 6 (28.57%) Unit Testing
5 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (19.05%) Workflow
6 3 (14.29%) DevOps
6 3 (14.29%) OO
6 3 (14.29%) UML
7 2 (9.52%) BDD
7 2 (9.52%) Functional Programming
7 2 (9.52%) Graceful Degradation
7 2 (9.52%) SEO
7 2 (9.52%) Time Management
7 2 (9.52%) Usability Testing
7 2 (9.52%) UX Design
7 2 (9.52%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (19.05%) C#
3 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
3 4 (19.05%) XPath
4 3 (14.29%) C++
4 3 (14.29%) Go
4 3 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) EPiServer
2 3 (14.29%) Google
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (9.52%) Adobe