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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Grunt
Rank 118 111 123
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Contract jobs citing Grunt 9 20 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.42% 0.63% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.39% 5.13% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 3
Median daily rate £438 £388 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +47.61%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £339
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +10.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £80.00
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
376 390 331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 17.41% 12.23% 12.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 202 204
Median daily rate £388 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 5
Median hourly rate £43.50 £55.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.90% +69.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £40.38 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.78
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.89%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Grunt across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Grunt Daily Rate Histogram 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 1 October 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
Glasgow +17 6 £400 - 1
Edinburgh +3 3 £525 +35.48%
Grunt
UK

Grunt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 17 (94.44%) Jasmine
2 16 (88.89%) JavaScript
3 15 (83.33%) CSS
3 15 (83.33%) Karma Test Runner
4 13 (72.22%) Sass
5 12 (66.67%) AngularJS
5 12 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 11 (61.11%) Web Development
7 10 (55.56%) React
8 9 (50.00%) HTML
9 8 (44.44%) Finance
9 8 (44.44%) HTML5
10 7 (38.89%) LESS
10 7 (38.89%) jQuery
11 6 (33.33%) Open Source
11 6 (33.33%) C#
11 6 (33.33%) TDD
11 6 (33.33%) Banking
11 6 (33.33%) TypeScript
11 6 (33.33%) Highcharts JS
11 6 (33.33%) D3.js
11 6 (33.33%) RequireJS
11 6 (33.33%) RxJS
12 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (22.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 4 (22.22%) OO
13 4 (22.22%) Front End Development
13 4 (22.22%) gulp
13 4 (22.22%) ES6
13 4 (22.22%) Analytics

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 1 (5.56%) Confluence
1 1 (5.56%) OpenStack
1 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
1 1 (5.56%) LDAP
1 1 (5.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) DB2
1 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
1 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
1 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (94.44%) Jasmine
2 15 (83.33%) Karma Test Runner
3 4 (22.22%) gulp
4 2 (11.11%) Bower
4 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 2 (11.11%) JIRA
4 2 (11.11%) Protractor
5 1 (5.56%) Ant
5 1 (5.56%) Artifactory
5 1 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (5.56%) ClearCase
5 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
5 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
5 1 (5.56%) Gradle
5 1 (5.56%) Hudson
5 1 (5.56%) Selenium
5 1 (5.56%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (5.56%) Subversion
5 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
5 1 (5.56%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 4 (22.22%) C# Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (22.22%) UI Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Angular Developer
4 3 (16.67%) C# Web Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Node.js Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (83.33%) CSS
2 13 (72.22%) Sass
3 12 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 12 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 10 (55.56%) React
5 9 (50.00%) HTML
6 8 (44.44%) HTML5
7 7 (38.89%) jQuery
7 7 (38.89%) LESS
8 6 (33.33%) D3.js
8 6 (33.33%) Highcharts JS
8 6 (33.33%) RequireJS
8 6 (33.33%) RxJS
9 3 (16.67%) Node.js
9 3 (16.67%) Web Services
10 2 (11.11%) CSS3
10 2 (11.11%) REST
10 2 (11.11%) RESTful
11 1 (5.56%) Compass CSS Framework
11 1 (5.56%) RefluxJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Derivative
3 1 (5.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) AIX
1 1 (5.56%) Mac OS X
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Web Development
2 6 (33.33%) Open Source
2 6 (33.33%) TDD
3 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (22.22%) Analytics
4 4 (22.22%) Front End Development
4 4 (22.22%) OO
5 3 (16.67%) Scrum
6 2 (11.11%) BDD
7 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
7 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (5.56%) DevOps
7 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.56%) OOP
7 1 (5.56%) Project Management
7 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
7 1 (5.56%) Service Design
7 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 6 (33.33%) C#
2 6 (33.33%) TypeScript
3 4 (22.22%) ES6
4 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.56%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) JSX
4 1 (5.56%) Python
4 1 (5.56%) Ruby
4 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.56%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Docker
1 1 (5.56%) VirtualBox
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Ansible
1 1 (5.56%) CA Wily
1 1 (5.56%) logstash
1 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
1 1 (5.56%) rkt
1 1 (5.56%) Tivoli
1 1 (5.56%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Atlassian
1 1 (5.56%) Google
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle
1 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
1 1 (5.56%) Splunk
1 1 (5.56%) VMware