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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Grunt
Rank 231 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Grunt 27 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.23% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 17 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
1209 908 890
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.29% 10.64% 10.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 707 507 491
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £439 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 23 57
Average hourly rate £35.25 £37.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.00% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.41 £17.96 £22.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £42.50 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 - 13 £365 - 2
Surrey - 7 £275 - 1
Hampshire - 6 - - 7
Kent - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - - 3
Grunt
England

Grunt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 40 (97.56%) JavaScript
2 39 (95.12%) CSS
3 37 (90.24%) HTML
4 35 (85.37%) jQuery
5 31 (75.61%) HTML5
6 30 (73.17%) CSS3
7 29 (70.73%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (58.54%) TDD
9 23 (56.10%) OO
9 23 (56.10%) Sass
10 21 (51.22%) Git (software)
11 18 (43.90%) AngularJS
11 18 (43.90%) QUnit
12 15 (36.59%) JSON
13 14 (34.15%) Scrum
14 12 (29.27%) Jasmine
15 11 (26.83%) User Experience
16 10 (24.39%) CMS
17 9 (21.95%) Node.js
18 8 (19.51%) Responsive Web Design
18 8 (19.51%) Backbone.js
18 8 (19.51%) PHP
19 7 (17.07%) Java
19 7 (17.07%) Eclipse
19 7 (17.07%) RESTful
20 6 (14.63%) Open Source
21 5 (12.20%) Digital Media
21 5 (12.20%) Underscore.js
21 5 (12.20%) Leaflet
21 5 (12.20%) Mobile App

Grunt
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 10 (24.39%) CMS
2 9 (21.95%) Node.js
3 5 (12.20%) Drupal
3 5 (12.20%) WordPress
4 1 (2.44%) Apache
4 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.44%) Adobe CQ
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (51.22%) Git (software)
2 18 (43.90%) QUnit
3 12 (29.27%) Jasmine
4 7 (17.07%) Eclipse
5 3 (7.32%) Subversion
5 3 (7.32%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (4.88%) JMeter
7 1 (2.44%) Maven
7 1 (2.44%) Selenium
7 1 (2.44%) RSpec
7 1 (2.44%) Mockito
7 1 (2.44%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.44%) Bower
7 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (12.20%) Marketing
2 2 (4.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 39 (95.12%) Developer
2 22 (53.66%) Front-End Developer
3 11 (26.83%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (12.20%) WordPress Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Senior Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Web Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Consultant
6 1 (2.44%) Lead Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Java Developer
6 1 (2.44%) PHP Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Java Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (95.12%) CSS
2 37 (90.24%) HTML
3 35 (85.37%) jQuery
4 31 (75.61%) HTML5
5 30 (73.17%) CSS3
6 23 (56.10%) Sass
7 18 (43.90%) AngularJS
8 15 (36.59%) JSON
9 8 (19.51%) Backbone.js
10 7 (17.07%) RESTful
11 5 (12.20%) Google Maps API
11 5 (12.20%) JSP
11 5 (12.20%) XHTML
11 5 (12.20%) SVG
11 5 (12.20%) Java EE
11 5 (12.20%) Underscore.js
11 5 (12.20%) Leaflet
12 4 (9.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (9.76%) Web Services
12 4 (9.76%) Smarty
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) User Experience
2 6 (14.63%) Open Source
3 5 (12.20%) Digital Media
3 5 (12.20%) Mobile App
4 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.44%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Linux
1 1 (2.44%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (70.73%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (58.54%) TDD
3 23 (56.10%) OO
4 14 (34.15%) Scrum
5 8 (19.51%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (12.20%) Email Marketing
6 5 (12.20%) B2B
6 5 (12.20%) B2C
7 4 (9.76%) MVC
7 4 (9.76%) Test Automation
8 3 (7.32%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.44%) BDD
9 1 (2.44%) OO PHP
9 1 (2.44%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.44%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (2.44%) Kanban
9 1 (2.44%) OOP
9 1 (2.44%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (97.56%) JavaScript
2 8 (19.51%) PHP
3 7 (17.07%) Java
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.44%) VirtualBox
1 1 (2.44%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Puppet
1 1 (2.44%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 5 (12.20%) Google
2 2 (4.88%) Zend
3 1 (2.44%) Adobe
3 1 (2.44%) EMC
3 1 (2.44%) VMware
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