The table below looks at the statistics for Grunt skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Grunt over the 3 months to 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Grunt
England / North West
Rank 118 139 133
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -6
Contract jobs citing Grunt 14 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.53% 0.36% 0.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.20% 2.21% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 7
Median daily rate £338 £313 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -30.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £291 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £329 £481
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%

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

Development Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
438 634 361
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 16.54% 16.48% 11.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 371 236
Median daily rate £388 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 27 13
Median hourly rate £47.25 £37.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.00% +1.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.38 £31.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +8.10%

Grunt
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Grunt Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Grunt
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Grunt Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Grunt
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Grunt across the North West region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Grunt Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Grunt
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Grunt within the North West region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 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
Cheshire +28 6 £338 +3.84% 2
Manchester +8 5 £375 +25.00% 8
Merseyside -1 2 £350 - 1
Lancashire - 1 £235 - 2
Grunt
England

Grunt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 North West region with a requirement for Grunt.

1 32 (96.97%) JavaScript
2 31 (93.94%) HTML
3 27 (81.82%) CSS
4 26 (78.79%) HTML5
4 26 (78.79%) AngularJS
5 25 (75.76%) CSS3
6 24 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (72.73%) gulp
7 23 (69.70%) jQuery
8 22 (66.67%) Front End Development
9 18 (54.55%) TDD
10 14 (42.42%) E-Commerce
11 9 (27.27%) Git (software)
12 8 (24.24%) OO
13 6 (18.18%) Node.js
13 6 (18.18%) Sass
13 6 (18.18%) React
14 5 (15.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 5 (15.15%) Web Development
15 4 (12.12%) MVC
15 4 (12.12%) Responsive Web Design
15 4 (12.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 3 (9.09%) Karma Test Runner
16 3 (9.09%) Jasmine
16 3 (9.09%) LESS
16 3 (9.09%) Ember.js
16 3 (9.09%) NuGet
16 3 (9.09%) Backbone.js
16 3 (9.09%) Sitecore
16 3 (9.09%) Java

Grunt
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 5 (15.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (6.06%) CMS
3 1 (3.03%) Magnolia
3 1 (3.03%) NServiceBus
3 1 (3.03%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (3.03%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) InVision
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) GitHub
1 1 (3.03%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 24 (72.73%) gulp
2 9 (27.27%) Git (software)
3 3 (9.09%) Jasmine
3 3 (9.09%) Karma Test Runner
3 3 (9.09%) NuGet
4 2 (6.06%) Axure RP
4 2 (6.06%) Protractor
5 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.03%) Mocha
5 1 (3.03%) Moq
5 1 (3.03%) SonarQube
General
1 3 (9.09%) Marketing
2 2 (6.06%) Banking
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Advertising
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (100.00%) Developer
2 18 (54.55%) Angular Developer
2 18 (54.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 14 (42.42%) JavaScript Developer
4 10 (30.30%) HTML CSS Developer
4 10 (30.30%) HTML Developer
5 3 (9.09%) UI Developer
6 2 (6.06%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Sitecore Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Database Developer
7 1 (3.03%) MongoDB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (93.94%) HTML
2 27 (81.82%) CSS
3 26 (78.79%) AngularJS
3 26 (78.79%) HTML5
4 25 (75.76%) CSS3
5 23 (69.70%) jQuery
6 6 (18.18%) Node.js
6 6 (18.18%) React
6 6 (18.18%) Sass
7 4 (12.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (9.09%) Backbone.js
8 3 (9.09%) Ember.js
8 3 (9.09%) JSON
8 3 (9.09%) LESS
9 2 (6.06%) .NET
9 2 (6.06%) Express
9 2 (6.06%) Ionic Framework
9 2 (6.06%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (6.06%) PhoneGap
9 2 (6.06%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Digital Media
1 2 (6.06%) Fintech
2 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (66.67%) Front End Development
3 18 (54.55%) TDD
4 14 (42.42%) E-Commerce
5 8 (24.24%) OO
6 5 (15.15%) Web Development
7 4 (12.12%) MVC
7 4 (12.12%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (6.06%) CRM
8 2 (6.06%) ERP
9 1 (3.03%) BDD
9 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (3.03%) Cross-Browser Testing
9 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.03%) Mobile First
9 1 (3.03%) Performance Optimisation
9 1 (3.03%) Scrum
9 1 (3.03%) Unit Testing
9 1 (3.03%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 32 (96.97%) JavaScript
2 3 (9.09%) C#
2 3 (9.09%) Java
2 3 (9.09%) PHP
3 2 (6.06%) ES6
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Sitecore
2 2 (6.06%) Adobe
3 1 (3.03%) Perforce
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