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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Grunt over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Grunt
Rank 146 162 139
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -23
Contract jobs citing Grunt 24 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.60% 0.077% 0.032%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.48% 0.71% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 1
Average daily rate £425 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £320 £349
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 -
Grunt
England

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
536 420 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 13.32% 10.73% 9.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 259 159
Average daily rate £388 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 10 15
Average hourly rate £41.50 £37.50 £37.49
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% +0.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.00 £20.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.21 £46.05 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+14.29% -3.89%

Grunt
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Grunt across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 April 2016.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Grunt within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +5 14 £425 - 5
Cumbria - 9 £490 - 1
Cheshire -4 1 £275 -
Grunt
England

Grunt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 34 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 33 (97.06%) HTML
3 31 (91.18%) CSS
4 30 (88.24%) HTML5
5 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (47.06%) AngularJS
7 14 (41.18%) REST
8 12 (35.29%) CSS3
8 12 (35.29%) Git (software)
8 12 (35.29%) Front End Development
9 11 (32.35%) Responsive Web Design
9 11 (32.35%) TDD
10 10 (29.41%) Web Development
10 10 (29.41%) Sass
11 9 (26.47%) SAPUI5
11 9 (26.47%) Jasmine
11 9 (26.47%) MVC
11 9 (26.47%) SAP
11 9 (26.47%) SQL
12 8 (23.53%) SC Cleared
12 8 (23.53%) Security Cleared
13 7 (20.59%) Karma Test Runner
13 7 (20.59%) Unit Testing
14 6 (17.65%) SaaS
14 6 (17.65%) gulp
15 5 (14.71%) MSTest
15 5 (14.71%) .NET Framework
15 5 (14.71%) XPath
15 5 (14.71%) Degree
15 5 (14.71%) JSON

Grunt
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 2 (5.88%) Node.js
2 1 (2.94%) CMS
2 1 (2.94%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) SaaS
2 1 (2.94%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.94%) MySQL
3 1 (2.94%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 12 (35.29%) Git (software)
2 9 (26.47%) Jasmine
3 7 (20.59%) Karma Test Runner
4 6 (17.65%) gulp
5 5 (14.71%) MSTest
5 5 (14.71%) NUnit
6 2 (5.88%) Maven
6 2 (5.88%) QUnit
6 2 (5.88%) Subversion
7 1 (2.94%) Gerrit
7 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.94%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (2.94%) Banking
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
1 1 (2.94%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (88.24%) Developer
2 12 (35.29%) Angular Developer
3 9 (26.47%) SAP Developer
3 9 (26.47%) SAPUI5 Developer
4 8 (23.53%) Full Stack Developer
5 7 (20.59%) Web Developer
6 6 (17.65%) HTML Developer
6 6 (17.65%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (14.71%) .NET Developer
8 3 (8.82%) Agile Developer
8 3 (8.82%) UI Developer
8 3 (8.82%) Web UI Developer
9 2 (5.88%) Designer
9 2 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 2 (5.88%) HTML CSS Developer
9 2 (5.88%) UX Designer
10 1 (2.94%) Digital Developer
10 1 (2.94%) Interaction Designer
10 1 (2.94%) Lead PHP Developer
10 1 (2.94%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (97.06%) HTML
2 31 (91.18%) CSS
3 30 (88.24%) HTML5
4 16 (47.06%) AngularJS
5 14 (41.18%) REST
6 12 (35.29%) CSS3
7 10 (29.41%) Sass
8 9 (26.47%) SAPUI5
9 5 (14.71%) .NET
9 5 (14.71%) .NET Framework
9 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET
9 5 (14.71%) JSON
9 5 (14.71%) Web Services
9 5 (14.71%) XML
9 5 (14.71%) XSLT
10 3 (8.82%) jQuery
11 2 (5.88%) lodash
11 2 (5.88%) React
11 2 (5.88%) RequireJS
11 2 (5.88%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) Psychology
2 2 (5.88%) Semantic Web
2 2 (5.88%) User Experience
3 1 (2.94%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (35.29%) Front End Development
3 11 (32.35%) Responsive Web Design
3 11 (32.35%) TDD
4 10 (29.41%) Web Development
5 9 (26.47%) MVC
6 7 (20.59%) Unit Testing
7 5 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (14.71%) Workflow
8 4 (11.76%) DevOps
8 4 (11.76%) OO
9 3 (8.82%) UML
10 2 (5.88%) Data Analysis
10 2 (5.88%) Functional Programming
10 2 (5.88%) Graceful Degradation
10 2 (5.88%) SEO
10 2 (5.88%) Time Management
10 2 (5.88%) Usability Testing
10 2 (5.88%) UX Design
10 2 (5.88%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (26.47%) SQL
3 5 (14.71%) C#
3 5 (14.71%) T-SQL
3 5 (14.71%) XPath
4 3 (8.82%) C++
4 3 (8.82%) Go
4 3 (8.82%) Java
5 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.94%) Perl
5 1 (2.94%) PHP
5 1 (2.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) SC Cleared
1 8 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 5 (14.71%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Ansible
1 1 (2.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) SAP
2 5 (14.71%) EPiServer
3 3 (8.82%) Google
3 3 (8.82%) Oracle
4 2 (5.88%) Adobe
5 1 (2.94%) Splunk
Cumbria
Maxegan
Rate: Up to £490 per day
Posted: 26 days ago