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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Grunt over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Grunt
Rank 192 220 233
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +13
Contract jobs citing Grunt 50 49 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.65% 0.52% 0.28%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.37% 3.64% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 24 17
Median daily rate £423 £338 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.18% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £495 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.82% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £36.00
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
1144 1347 1164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 14.78% 14.24% 11.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 668 807 686
Median daily rate £420 £385 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +8.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 45 32
Median hourly rate £41.00 £45.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £22.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

Grunt
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Grunt as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 9 December 2016.

Grunt Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Grunt
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Grunt Hourly Rate Trend 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Grunt within the South East region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
Surrey +30 19 £441 +3.82% 1
Hampshire +26 12 £475 +26.66% 2
Berkshire - 7 £288 -
Oxfordshire 0 3 £415 +38.33% 3
M4 Corridor - 3 - -
West Sussex +5 2 £488 -
East Sussex +1 2 £348 +33.65% 2
Middlesex -3 2 £375 -5.66%
Grunt
England

Grunt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 South East region with a requirement for Grunt.

1 65 (78.31%) CSS
2 61 (73.49%) JavaScript
3 53 (63.86%) jQuery
4 52 (62.65%) CSS3
5 47 (56.63%) Node.js
5 47 (56.63%) Git (software)
6 45 (54.22%) React
7 42 (50.60%) Agile Software Development
7 42 (50.60%) HTML
8 39 (46.99%) Sass
8 39 (46.99%) Bower
9 35 (42.17%) Web Development
10 34 (40.96%) HTML5
11 31 (37.35%) TDD
11 31 (37.35%) C#
11 31 (37.35%) .NET
12 30 (36.14%) LESS
13 29 (34.94%) BDD
13 29 (34.94%) gulp
14 28 (33.73%) AngularJS
15 26 (31.33%) KnockoutJS
15 26 (31.33%) RESTful
15 26 (31.33%) Web Services
16 25 (30.12%) Continuous Integration
17 24 (28.92%) ASP.NET Web API
18 23 (27.71%) Kanban
19 22 (26.51%) Octopus Deploy
19 22 (26.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 21 (25.30%) Front End Development
20 21 (25.30%) Team Foundation Server

Grunt
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 6 (7.23%) JBoss
1 6 (7.23%) nginx
1 6 (7.23%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.61%) IIS
3 2 (2.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (2.41%) WordPress
4 1 (1.20%) Apache
4 1 (1.20%) Confluence
4 1 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.20%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.41%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.41%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.20%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.05%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (10.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.82%) GitHub
4 3 (3.61%) SaaS
5 1 (1.20%) Google Analytics
5 1 (1.20%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.82%) HTTP
2 3 (3.61%) Internet
3 1 (1.20%) SSL
3 1 (1.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.02%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.82%) MySQL
3 3 (3.61%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.41%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (2.41%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.41%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.20%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 47 (56.63%) Git (software)
2 39 (46.99%) Bower
3 29 (34.94%) gulp
4 22 (26.51%) Octopus Deploy
5 21 (25.30%) Team Foundation Server
6 18 (21.69%) NuGet
7 12 (14.46%) webpack
8 9 (10.84%) Jenkins
9 8 (9.64%) Jasmine
10 5 (6.02%) Bundler
10 5 (6.02%) Firebug
10 5 (6.02%) Gerrit
10 5 (6.02%) Selenium
10 5 (6.02%) Subversion
11 4 (4.82%) Cucumber
11 4 (4.82%) Karma Test Runner
11 4 (4.82%) Visual Studio
12 3 (3.61%) JUnit
13 2 (2.41%) JIRA
13 2 (2.41%) NUnit
General
1 5 (6.02%) Publishing
2 4 (4.82%) Finance
3 2 (2.41%) Legal
4 1 (1.20%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 81 (97.59%) Developer
2 30 (36.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 25 (30.12%) JavaScript Developer
4 18 (21.69%) Web Developer
5 16 (19.28%) .NET Developer
6 13 (15.66%) C# Developer
6 13 (15.66%) UI Developer
7 10 (12.05%) Full Stack Developer
8 9 (10.84%) C# Web Developer
9 8 (9.64%) Angular Developer
10 7 (8.43%) .NET Web Developer
10 7 (8.43%) HTML Developer
10 7 (8.43%) Node.js Developer
11 6 (7.23%) C# .NET Developer
11 6 (7.23%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 4 (4.82%) Agile .NET Developer
12 4 (4.82%) Agile C# Developer
12 4 (4.82%) Agile Developer
12 4 (4.82%) Hybris Developer
13 3 (3.61%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (78.31%) CSS
2 53 (63.86%) jQuery
3 52 (62.65%) CSS3
4 47 (56.63%) Node.js
5 45 (54.22%) React
6 42 (50.60%) HTML
7 39 (46.99%) Sass
8 34 (40.96%) HTML5
9 31 (37.35%) .NET
10 30 (36.14%) LESS
11 28 (33.73%) AngularJS
12 26 (31.33%) KnockoutJS
12 26 (31.33%) RESTful
12 26 (31.33%) Web Services
13 24 (28.92%) ASP.NET Web API
14 22 (26.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 12 (14.46%) JSON
16 10 (12.05%) Backbone.js
16 10 (12.05%) Redux
17 8 (9.64%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.84%) User Experience
2 5 (6.02%) Algorithms
2 5 (6.02%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.20%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.20%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.61%) Windows
2 2 (2.41%) Windows Server
2 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.20%) Android
3 1 (1.20%) Linux
3 1 (1.20%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.20%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (50.60%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (42.17%) Web Development
3 31 (37.35%) TDD
4 29 (34.94%) BDD
5 25 (30.12%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (27.71%) Kanban
7 21 (25.30%) Front End Development
8 16 (19.28%) Scrum
9 13 (15.66%) OO
10 10 (12.05%) MVC
11 8 (9.64%) Responsive Web Design
11 8 (9.64%) Unit Testing
12 7 (8.43%) E-Commerce
12 7 (8.43%) Mobile First
12 7 (8.43%) Open Source
13 6 (7.23%) Microservices
13 6 (7.23%) Web Design
14 5 (6.02%) Continuous Deployment
14 5 (6.02%) Workflow
15 4 (4.82%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 61 (73.49%) JavaScript
2 31 (37.35%) C#
3 11 (13.25%) Java
4 6 (7.23%) ES6
5 3 (3.61%) Python
5 3 (3.61%) Ruby
5 3 (3.61%) SQL
6 1 (1.20%) CoffeeScript
6 1 (1.20%) Groovy
6 1 (1.20%) Haskell
6 1 (1.20%) Perl
6 1 (1.20%) PHP
6 1 (1.20%) Scala
6 1 (1.20%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (6.02%) SC Cleared
1 5 (6.02%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.02%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (8.43%) Docker
2 1 (1.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 5 (6.02%) Ansible
1 5 (6.02%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.41%) Puppet
3 1 (1.20%) Grafana
3 1 (1.20%) Kibana
3 1 (1.20%) Marathon
3 1 (1.20%) Mesos
Vendors
1 7 (8.43%) Oracle
2 4 (4.82%) hybris
3 3 (3.61%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.41%) Adobe
4 2 (2.41%) Google
5 1 (1.20%) Apiary
5 1 (1.20%) Facebook
5 1 (1.20%) webMethods