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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Grunt
Rank 230 246 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Contract jobs citing Grunt 13 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.023% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.27% 0.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 0
Average daily rate
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£336 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.92% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 -
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £80.00 - -
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
1027 914 1039
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.07% 10.46% 10.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 614 556 499
Average daily rate £363 £365 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 17 45
Average hourly rate £36.57 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.48% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £15.65 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -1.35%

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
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 19 September 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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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 - 11 £335 - 1
Hampshire - 2 £403 - 2
Kent - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Grunt
England

Grunt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 25 (96.15%) JavaScript
1 25 (96.15%) CSS
2 22 (84.62%) jQuery
3 21 (80.77%) HTML
4 19 (73.08%) HTML5
4 19 (73.08%) CSS3
5 18 (69.23%) Sass
6 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (46.15%) TDD
7 12 (46.15%) JSON
7 12 (46.15%) Open Source
8 11 (42.31%) Git (software)
9 10 (38.46%) OO
9 10 (38.46%) Scrum
9 10 (38.46%) Jasmine
9 10 (38.46%) AngularJS
10 9 (34.62%) QUnit
10 9 (34.62%) User Experience
10 9 (34.62%) CMS
10 9 (34.62%) XHTML
11 6 (23.08%) Node.js
12 5 (19.23%) RESTful
13 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (15.38%) Selenium
13 4 (15.38%) Java
13 4 (15.38%) Linux
13 4 (15.38%) Cucumber
13 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
14 3 (11.54%) Vagrant
14 3 (11.54%) Linked Data

Grunt
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 9 (34.62%) CMS
2 6 (23.08%) Node.js
3 3 (11.54%) Apache
3 3 (11.54%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (11.54%) Amazon S3
1 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) GitHub
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) MongoDB
1 3 (11.54%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (42.31%) Git (software)
2 10 (38.46%) Jasmine
3 9 (34.62%) QUnit
4 4 (15.38%) Selenium
4 4 (15.38%) Cucumber
4 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
5 3 (11.54%) Mockito
5 3 (11.54%) Maven
5 3 (11.54%) RSpec
6 2 (7.69%) Bower
7 1 (3.85%) SpecFlow
7 1 (3.85%) Mocha
7 1 (3.85%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (3.85%) Yeoman
7 1 (3.85%) Ant
7 1 (3.85%) JSUnit
7 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 1 (3.85%) Advertising
1 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (96.15%) Developer
2 19 (73.08%) Front-End Developer
3 12 (46.15%) JavaScript Developer
4 9 (34.62%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 9 (34.62%) Senior Developer
4 9 (34.62%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (96.15%) CSS
2 22 (84.62%) jQuery
3 21 (80.77%) HTML
4 19 (73.08%) HTML5
4 19 (73.08%) CSS3
5 18 (69.23%) Sass
6 12 (46.15%) JSON
7 10 (38.46%) AngularJS
8 9 (34.62%) XHTML
9 5 (19.23%) RESTful
10 3 (11.54%) PostGIS
10 3 (11.54%) Web Services
10 3 (11.54%) JTS
10 3 (11.54%) Hibernate
10 3 (11.54%) Spring MVC
10 3 (11.54%) Spring
10 3 (11.54%) Ajax
10 3 (11.54%) JPA
11 1 (3.85%) Backbone.js
11 1 (3.85%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) Open Source
2 9 (34.62%) User Experience
3 3 (11.54%) Linked Data
4 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) CentOS
3 1 (3.85%) UNIX
3 1 (3.85%) Windows
3 1 (3.85%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (46.15%) TDD
3 10 (38.46%) OO
3 10 (38.46%) Scrum
4 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (11.54%) MVC
5 3 (11.54%) Web Development
5 3 (11.54%) Kanban
5 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
6 2 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (3.85%) OO PHP
7 1 (3.85%) BDD
7 1 (3.85%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.85%) Automation Testing
7 1 (3.85%) Workflow
7 1 (3.85%) Refactoring
7 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (96.15%) JavaScript
2 4 (15.38%) Java
3 1 (3.85%) Objective-C
3 1 (3.85%) PHP
3 1 (3.85%) SQL
3 1 (3.85%) C#
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) vCloud
1 3 (11.54%) VirtualBox
1 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Vagrant
1 3 (11.54%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) EMC
1 3 (11.54%) VMware
2 1 (3.85%) Twitter
2 1 (3.85%) IBM
2 1 (3.85%) Google
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