The table below looks at the statistics for Grunt skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Grunt over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Grunt
Rank 232 231 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Grunt 19 17 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.19% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.75% 1.58% -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 0
Average daily rate
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£320 £335 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.47% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £335 £450
% change year-on-year
-2.98% -25.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
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 South East region.

Development Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1087 1074 893
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.01% 11.96% 10.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 672 592 501
Average daily rate £363 £345 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.07% +2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £245 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 30 60
Average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £38.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £59.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.02 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +0.80%

Grunt
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Grunt across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Grunt Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Grunt
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Grunt Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Grunt
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Grunt across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Grunt Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Grunt
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Grunt within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
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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
Berkshire +5 14 £320 -4.47% 1
Hampshire +2 3 £390 -
Buckinghamshire +2 1 - -
Grunt
England

Grunt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 35 (94.59%) CSS
2 33 (89.19%) JavaScript
3 31 (83.78%) HTML
4 25 (67.57%) Sass
5 23 (62.16%) HTML5
6 20 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (51.35%) jQuery
8 17 (45.95%) CSS3
9 15 (40.54%) AngularJS
10 12 (32.43%) PHP
11 10 (27.03%) OO
11 10 (27.03%) Backbone.js
12 9 (24.32%) Bower
12 9 (24.32%) User Experience
12 9 (24.32%) Scrum
13 8 (21.62%) TDD
13 8 (21.62%) E-Commerce
13 8 (21.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 8 (21.62%) Responsive Web Design
14 6 (16.22%) Jasmine
14 6 (16.22%) Laravel
14 6 (16.22%) Telecoms
14 6 (16.22%) Java
15 5 (13.51%) JSP
15 5 (13.51%) CMS
15 5 (13.51%) XHTML
15 5 (13.51%) Node.js
15 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
16 4 (10.81%) BDD
16 4 (10.81%) JSON

Grunt
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 5 (13.51%) CMS
1 5 (13.51%) Node.js
2 3 (8.11%) Drupal
3 2 (5.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (2.70%) JBoss
4 1 (2.70%) Apache
4 1 (2.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Bower
2 6 (16.22%) Jasmine
3 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.41%) QUnit
5 1 (2.70%) Ant
5 1 (2.70%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.70%) Maven
5 1 (2.70%) Mocha
5 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.70%) WebStorm
5 1 (2.70%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 6 (16.22%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.41%) Marketing
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (89.19%) Developer
2 19 (51.35%) Front-End Developer
3 8 (21.62%) Web Developer
4 5 (13.51%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Front-End Web Developer
6 2 (5.41%) UI Programmer
6 2 (5.41%) Designer
6 2 (5.41%) PHP Developer
6 2 (5.41%) UI Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.70%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Web Designer
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Web Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Senior PHP Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Java Web Developer
7 1 (2.70%) UI Designer
7 1 (2.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (94.59%) CSS
2 31 (83.78%) HTML
3 25 (67.57%) Sass
4 23 (62.16%) HTML5
5 19 (51.35%) jQuery
6 17 (45.95%) CSS3
7 15 (40.54%) AngularJS
8 10 (27.03%) Backbone.js
9 8 (21.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (16.22%) Laravel
11 5 (13.51%) JSP
11 5 (13.51%) XHTML
12 4 (10.81%) JSON
12 4 (10.81%) JSTL
13 3 (8.11%) RESTful
13 3 (8.11%) Semantic HTML
13 3 (8.11%) LESS
14 2 (5.41%) Ember.js
14 2 (5.41%) Ajax
14 2 (5.41%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) User Experience
2 3 (8.11%) W3C
3 1 (2.70%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Android
1 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (27.03%) OO
3 9 (24.32%) Scrum
4 8 (21.62%) TDD
4 8 (21.62%) E-Commerce
4 8 (21.62%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (10.81%) BDD
5 4 (10.81%) UML
6 3 (8.11%) OOP
6 3 (8.11%) B2B
6 3 (8.11%) Kanban
6 3 (8.11%) CRUD
7 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.41%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (5.41%) Web Design
7 2 (5.41%) MVC
8 1 (2.70%) Workflow
8 1 (2.70%) B2C
8 1 (2.70%) Web Development
8 1 (2.70%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (89.19%) JavaScript
2 12 (32.43%) PHP
3 6 (16.22%) Java
4 2 (5.41%) Perl
5 1 (2.70%) SQL
5 1 (2.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle
1 1 (2.70%) Adobe
1 1 (2.70%) Zend
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