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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Grunt
North West / Manchester
Rank 84 97 91
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -6
Contract jobs citing Grunt 9 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.67% 0.22% 0.069%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.11% 1.32% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 1
Median daily rate £363 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% -5.26%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £353 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.70% -6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £33.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

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
219 303 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 16.31% 16.85% 14.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 190 158
Median daily rate £400 £343 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.78% -2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 0
Median hourly rate £51.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +13.51%

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 22 February 2017, 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 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (83.33%) CSS
2 10 (83.33%) HTML5
2 10 (83.33%) CSS3
2 10 (83.33%) HTML
3 9 (75.00%) AngularJS
4 7 (58.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 7 (58.33%) Jasmine
4 7 (58.33%) Karma Test Runner
4 7 (58.33%) React
5 6 (50.00%) gulp
5 6 (50.00%) Front End Development
5 6 (50.00%) User Experience
6 5 (41.67%) Sass
6 5 (41.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
7 4 (33.33%) Apache Cordova
7 4 (33.33%) Ionic Framework
7 4 (33.33%) Ember.js
7 4 (33.33%) Node.js
7 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (25.00%) TDD
8 3 (25.00%) Marketing
8 3 (25.00%) jQuery
9 2 (16.67%) Umbraco
9 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
9 2 (16.67%) RESTful
9 2 (16.67%) JSON
9 2 (16.67%) Banking
9 2 (16.67%) OO

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 (16.67%) CMS
1 2 (16.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) InVision
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Jasmine
1 7 (58.33%) Karma Test Runner
2 6 (50.00%) gulp
3 2 (16.67%) Axure RP
3 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 2 (16.67%) Mocha
3 2 (16.67%) Sinon.JS
General
1 3 (25.00%) Marketing
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Angular Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Database Developer
4 1 (8.33%) MongoDB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) CSS
1 10 (83.33%) CSS3
1 10 (83.33%) HTML
1 10 (83.33%) HTML5
2 9 (75.00%) AngularJS
3 7 (58.33%) React
4 5 (41.67%) Sass
4 5 (41.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (33.33%) Apache Cordova
5 4 (33.33%) Ember.js
5 4 (33.33%) Ionic Framework
5 4 (33.33%) Node.js
6 3 (25.00%) jQuery
7 2 (16.67%) Backbone.js
7 2 (16.67%) Express
7 2 (16.67%) JSON
7 2 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (16.67%) LESS
7 2 (16.67%) PhoneGap
7 2 (16.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) User Experience
2 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (16.67%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 6 (50.00%) Front End Development
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) TDD
5 2 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (16.67%) Mobile First
5 2 (16.67%) OO
5 2 (16.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (16.67%) ES6
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Adobe
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