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 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Grunt
Rank 139 148 134
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -14
Contract jobs citing Grunt 24 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.61% 0.082% 0.033%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.12% 0.75% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 1
Median daily rate £413 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
469 402 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 11.86% 10.93% 8.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 242 161
Median daily rate £400 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 8
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -3.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.64 £37.00 £19.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £45.48 £72.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £37.65
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -1.62%

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 27 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Grunt within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 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
Manchester -3 13 £425 - 9
Cumbria - 9 £490 -
Cheshire -11 2 £288 -17.85% 1
Grunt
England

Grunt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 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 North West region with a requirement for Grunt.

1 29 (96.67%) HTML
1 29 (96.67%) JavaScript
1 29 (96.67%) HTML5
2 26 (86.67%) CSS
3 17 (56.67%) AngularJS
4 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (43.33%) CSS3
6 12 (40.00%) REST
6 12 (40.00%) TDD
6 12 (40.00%) Sass
7 10 (33.33%) Front End Development
7 10 (33.33%) Web Development
8 9 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 9 (30.00%) SAP
8 9 (30.00%) SAPUI5
8 9 (30.00%) Jasmine
9 8 (26.67%) SC Cleared
9 8 (26.67%) Security Cleared
10 7 (23.33%) Karma Test Runner
10 7 (23.33%) gulp
11 6 (20.00%) MVC
11 6 (20.00%) Git (software)
12 5 (16.67%) Unit Testing
12 5 (16.67%) SQL
13 4 (13.33%) OO
14 3 (10.00%) .NET
14 3 (10.00%) Oracle
14 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
14 3 (10.00%) Java
14 3 (10.00%) C#

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 2 (6.67%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (30.00%) Jasmine
2 7 (23.33%) gulp
2 7 (23.33%) Karma Test Runner
3 6 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.67%) Maven
4 2 (6.67%) MSTest
4 2 (6.67%) NUnit
4 2 (6.67%) QUnit
4 2 (6.67%) Subversion
5 1 (3.33%) SpecFlow
5 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (3.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (96.67%) Developer
2 12 (40.00%) Angular Developer
3 9 (30.00%) SAP Developer
3 9 (30.00%) SAPUI5 Developer
4 7 (23.33%) Web Developer
5 6 (20.00%) HTML Developer
6 5 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
6 5 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (10.00%) .NET Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Agile Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (10.00%) UI Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Web UI Developer
8 2 (6.67%) HTML CSS Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Node.js Developer
9 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 1 (3.33%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (3.33%) C# Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (96.67%) HTML
1 29 (96.67%) HTML5
2 26 (86.67%) CSS
3 17 (56.67%) AngularJS
4 13 (43.33%) CSS3
5 12 (40.00%) REST
5 12 (40.00%) Sass
6 9 (30.00%) SAPUI5
7 3 (10.00%) .NET
7 3 (10.00%) .NET Framework
7 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
7 3 (10.00%) jQuery
8 2 (6.67%) JSON
8 2 (6.67%) lodash
8 2 (6.67%) React
8 2 (6.67%) RequireJS
8 2 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (6.67%) Web Services
8 2 (6.67%) XML
8 2 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) Semantic Web
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (40.00%) TDD
3 10 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 10 (33.33%) Web Development
4 9 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (20.00%) MVC
6 5 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 4 (13.33%) OO
8 3 (10.00%) BDD
8 3 (10.00%) DevOps
8 3 (10.00%) UML
9 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (6.67%) Functional Programming
9 2 (6.67%) Graceful Degradation
9 2 (6.67%) OOP
9 2 (6.67%) Web Design
9 2 (6.67%) Workflow
10 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
10 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
10 1 (3.33%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (96.67%) JavaScript
2 5 (16.67%) SQL
3 3 (10.00%) C#
3 3 (10.00%) C++
3 3 (10.00%) Go
3 3 (10.00%) Java
4 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
4 2 (6.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) SC Cleared
1 8 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) SAP
2 3 (10.00%) Google
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle
3 2 (6.67%) EPiServer
4 1 (3.33%) Twitter
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