The table below looks at the statistics for Grunt skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Grunt over the 3 months to 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Grunt
Rank 134 128 122
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Contract jobs citing Grunt 13 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.44% 0.068% 0.039%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.16% 0.67% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Median daily rate £375 £375 -
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
UK

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

Development Applications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
411 297 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 14.00% 10.04% 10.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 166 165
Median daily rate £350 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.84% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 7
Median hourly rate £26.25 £30.50 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.93% -4.68%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -2.01%

Grunt
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Grunt Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Grunt
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Grunt Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Grunt
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Grunt within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 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
Edinburgh +4 7 - - 1
Glasgow - 6 £375 - 1
Grunt
UK

Grunt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Grunt.

1 13 (86.67%) JavaScript
2 12 (80.00%) CSS
2 12 (80.00%) Jasmine
3 11 (73.33%) Finance
4 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (53.33%) JIRA
4 8 (53.33%) Jenkins
5 7 (46.67%) AngularJS
5 7 (46.67%) Node.js
5 7 (46.67%) Banking
6 6 (40.00%) Web Development
6 6 (40.00%) Unit Testing
6 6 (40.00%) Integration Testing
6 6 (40.00%) REST
6 6 (40.00%) Sass
6 6 (40.00%) LESS
6 6 (40.00%) iPad
6 6 (40.00%) Scrum
6 6 (40.00%) E-Commerce
6 6 (40.00%) React
6 6 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (40.00%) Karma Test Runner
6 6 (40.00%) TypeScript
6 6 (40.00%) hapi
6 6 (40.00%) JSX
6 6 (40.00%) ES6
6 6 (40.00%) RequireJS
6 6 (40.00%) RefluxJS
6 6 (40.00%) Service Design
7 4 (26.67%) TDD

Grunt
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 7 (46.67%) Node.js
2 2 (13.33%) Confluence
2 2 (13.33%) OpenStack
2 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (13.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) HTTP
1 2 (13.33%) LDAP
1 2 (13.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) DB2
1 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
1 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
1 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
1 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (80.00%) Jasmine
2 8 (53.33%) Jenkins
2 8 (53.33%) JIRA
3 6 (40.00%) Karma Test Runner
4 3 (20.00%) gulp
5 2 (13.33%) Ant
5 2 (13.33%) Artifactory
5 2 (13.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (13.33%) ClearCase
5 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
5 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (13.33%) Gradle
5 2 (13.33%) Hudson
5 2 (13.33%) Maven
5 2 (13.33%) Selenium
5 2 (13.33%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (13.33%) Subversion
5 2 (13.33%) TeamCity
5 2 (13.33%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (73.33%) Finance
2 7 (46.67%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 5 (33.33%) UI Developer
4 2 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) CSS
2 7 (46.67%) AngularJS
3 6 (40.00%) hapi
3 6 (40.00%) LESS
3 6 (40.00%) React
3 6 (40.00%) RefluxJS
3 6 (40.00%) RequireJS
3 6 (40.00%) REST
3 6 (40.00%) Sass
3 6 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (20.00%) HTML
5 2 (13.33%) Java EE
5 2 (13.33%) JDBC
5 2 (13.33%) JSP
5 2 (13.33%) Servlets
5 2 (13.33%) SOAP
5 2 (13.33%) XML
6 1 (6.67%) HTML5
6 1 (6.67%) Lambda Expressions
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) iPad
2 4 (26.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) AIX
1 2 (13.33%) Mac OS X
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 6 (40.00%) Scrum
2 6 (40.00%) Service Design
2 6 (40.00%) Unit Testing
2 6 (40.00%) Web Development
3 4 (26.67%) TDD
4 3 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (13.33%) DevOps
5 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
5 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
6 1 (6.67%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (40.00%) ES6
2 6 (40.00%) JSX
2 6 (40.00%) TypeScript
3 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (13.33%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) Python
3 2 (13.33%) Ruby
3 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Docker
1 2 (13.33%) VirtualBox
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Ansible
1 2 (13.33%) CA Wily
1 2 (13.33%) logstash
1 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (13.33%) Puppet
1 2 (13.33%) Tivoli
1 2 (13.33%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Atlassian
1 2 (13.33%) Google
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle
1 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
1 2 (13.33%) Splunk
1 2 (13.33%) VMware