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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Grunt
Rank 238 242 240
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs citing Grunt 37 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.37% 0.098% 0.011%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.92% 0.91% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 7 1
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£338 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £358 £288
% change year-on-year
+4.89% +24.34%
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
1268 987 948
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.80% 10.72% 10.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 783 579 557
Average daily rate £375 £350 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 27 20
Average hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.30 £30.00 £17.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +5.00%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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
Oxfordshire - 16 £265 - 2
Berkshire 0 9 £438 +30.59% 1
Buckinghamshire - 6 £313 -
Hampshire +2 5 £400 +4.23% 2
Surrey - 1 £225 -
Grunt
England

Grunt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 52 (88.14%) JavaScript
2 49 (83.05%) HTML
3 46 (77.97%) CSS
4 44 (74.58%) Sass
5 36 (61.02%) HTML5
6 35 (59.32%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (47.46%) AngularJS
8 25 (42.37%) CSS3
9 24 (40.68%) PHP
9 24 (40.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 23 (38.98%) gulp
11 22 (37.29%) jQuery
12 19 (32.20%) Git (software)
13 18 (30.51%) Node.js
13 18 (30.51%) Bower
14 17 (28.81%) OO
15 16 (27.12%) MVC
15 16 (27.12%) Laravel
15 16 (27.12%) MongoDB
16 15 (25.42%) Backbone.js
17 13 (22.03%) Scrum
17 13 (22.03%) Apache
17 13 (22.03%) Java
17 13 (22.03%) Jenkins
18 12 (20.34%) Elasticsearch
18 12 (20.34%) RabbitMQ
19 11 (18.64%) E-Commerce
20 10 (16.95%) Telecoms
20 10 (16.95%) MySQL
21 9 (15.25%) OOP

Grunt
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 18 (30.51%) Node.js
2 13 (22.03%) Apache
3 12 (20.34%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (3.39%) JBoss
5 1 (1.69%) CMS
5 1 (1.69%) Liferay
5 1 (1.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.78%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.47%) LDAP
2 3 (5.08%) HTTP
2 3 (5.08%) DNS
2 3 (5.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (27.12%) MongoDB
2 10 (16.95%) MySQL
3 5 (8.47%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.69%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 23 (38.98%) gulp
2 19 (32.20%) Git (software)
3 18 (30.51%) Bower
4 13 (22.03%) Jenkins
5 9 (15.25%) Karma Test Runner
5 9 (15.25%) PHPUnit
5 9 (15.25%) Cucumber
5 9 (15.25%) JUnit
5 9 (15.25%) JIRA
6 8 (13.56%) Selenium
6 8 (13.56%) Bitbucket
7 7 (11.86%) Subversion
7 7 (11.86%) Jasmine
8 5 (8.47%) SonarQube
8 5 (8.47%) Mockito
8 5 (8.47%) Gradle
8 5 (8.47%) Artifactory
8 5 (8.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (6.78%) TestNG
9 4 (6.78%) IntelliJ
General
1 10 (16.95%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.78%) Retail
3 2 (3.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 53 (89.83%) Developer
2 19 (32.20%) Front-End Developer
3 17 (28.81%) Web Developer
4 11 (18.64%) PHP Developer
5 8 (13.56%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (10.17%) Java Developer
7 5 (8.47%) Front-End Web Developer
7 5 (8.47%) Technical Design Authority
7 5 (8.47%) UI Programmer
7 5 (8.47%) UI Developer
8 4 (6.78%) Full Stack Developer
9 3 (5.08%) Senior Developer
9 3 (5.08%) Lead Developer
10 2 (3.39%) Senior Web Developer
10 2 (3.39%) PHP Web Developer
10 2 (3.39%) Lead Java Developer
11 1 (1.69%) Senior PHP Developer
11 1 (1.69%) Java Web Developer
11 1 (1.69%) Java Architect
11 1 (1.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (83.05%) HTML
2 46 (77.97%) CSS
3 44 (74.58%) Sass
4 36 (61.02%) HTML5
5 28 (47.46%) AngularJS
6 25 (42.37%) CSS3
7 24 (40.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 22 (37.29%) jQuery
9 16 (27.12%) Laravel
10 15 (25.42%) Backbone.js
11 12 (20.34%) RabbitMQ
12 9 (15.25%) React
13 8 (13.56%) REST
13 8 (13.56%) Ajax
13 8 (13.56%) JSON
14 7 (11.86%) RESTful
15 6 (10.17%) Java EE
16 5 (8.47%) Hibernate
16 5 (8.47%) Spring
16 5 (8.47%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.56%) User Experience
2 3 (5.08%) Graphic Design
3 1 (1.69%) Human Factors
3 1 (1.69%) Semantic Web
3 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.47%) Linux
2 1 (1.69%) Android
2 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (59.32%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (28.81%) OO
3 16 (27.12%) MVC
4 13 (22.03%) Scrum
5 11 (18.64%) E-Commerce
6 9 (15.25%) OOP
6 9 (15.25%) TDD
7 7 (11.86%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (8.47%) Software Delivery
8 5 (8.47%) Unit Testing
8 5 (8.47%) Web Design
9 4 (6.78%) Workflow
9 4 (6.78%) SOA
9 4 (6.78%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (6.78%) OO PHP
9 4 (6.78%) CRUD
9 4 (6.78%) Change Control
10 3 (5.08%) Web Development
10 3 (5.08%) Mentoring
10 3 (5.08%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 52 (88.14%) JavaScript
2 24 (40.68%) PHP
3 13 (22.03%) Java
4 8 (13.56%) Shell Script
5 5 (8.47%) Groovy
5 5 (8.47%) Scala
6 4 (6.78%) Ruby
6 4 (6.78%) SQL
7 3 (5.08%) PHP4
8 1 (1.69%) Python
8 1 (1.69%) Perl
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 2 (3.39%) Zend
2 1 (1.69%) ServiceNow
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle
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