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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Grunt
England / South East
Rank 195 214 228
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +14
Contract jobs citing Grunt 45 39 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.63% 0.47% 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.39% 3.06% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 15 14
Median daily rate £433 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.12% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £276 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £175.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%

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
1024 1274 1199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 14.31% 15.26% 12.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 601 770 667
Median daily rate £425 £380 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% +3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 52 33
Median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £38.70 £21.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £60.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £41.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +10.81%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 +29 16 £450 -7.69% 1
West Sussex +8 7 £488 - 1
Oxfordshire +6 7 £415 +48.21% 3
Hampshire +13 6 £475 +46.15% 4
Berkshire +15 5 £325 - 2
East Sussex +5 1 £350 - 3
Buckinghamshire -8 1 - -
Grunt
England

Grunt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 59 (73.75%) JavaScript
2 56 (70.00%) CSS
3 53 (66.25%) jQuery
4 52 (65.00%) Git (software)
5 48 (60.00%) CSS3
5 48 (60.00%) Node.js
6 44 (55.00%) React
7 43 (53.75%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (51.25%) Bower
9 36 (45.00%) C#
9 36 (45.00%) HTML
10 33 (41.25%) Sass
11 32 (40.00%) gulp
11 32 (40.00%) Web Development
12 31 (38.75%) .NET
13 30 (37.50%) HTML5
14 29 (36.25%) AngularJS
15 28 (35.00%) BDD
15 28 (35.00%) TDD
15 28 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
16 26 (32.50%) KnockoutJS
17 25 (31.25%) Web Services
18 24 (30.00%) LESS
18 24 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
19 22 (27.50%) RESTful
19 22 (27.50%) Kanban
19 22 (27.50%) Octopus Deploy
20 21 (26.25%) Team Foundation Server
21 19 (23.75%) Front End Development
22 18 (22.50%) NuGet

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 9 (11.25%) nginx
1 9 (11.25%) Tomcat
2 5 (6.25%) JBoss
3 2 (2.50%) Apache
3 2 (2.50%) IIS
3 2 (2.50%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (3.75%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.25%) Chatbot
2 1 (1.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.25%) GitHub
2 8 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (8.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (7.50%) Google Analytics
5 2 (2.50%) SaaS
6 1 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.25%) HTTP
2 6 (7.50%) SSL
2 6 (7.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 7 (8.75%) MongoDB
3 5 (6.25%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.00%) MySQL
5 2 (2.50%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.25%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 52 (65.00%) Git (software)
2 41 (51.25%) Bower
3 32 (40.00%) gulp
4 22 (27.50%) Octopus Deploy
5 21 (26.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 18 (22.50%) NuGet
7 13 (16.25%) webpack
8 10 (12.50%) Jenkins
9 9 (11.25%) Karma Test Runner
10 8 (10.00%) Cucumber
10 8 (10.00%) Selenium
11 7 (8.75%) Jasmine
12 6 (7.50%) Ant
12 6 (7.50%) Gatling
12 6 (7.50%) IntelliJ
12 6 (7.50%) Sublime Text
13 5 (6.25%) Subversion
14 4 (5.00%) JUnit
14 4 (5.00%) Yeoman
15 3 (3.75%) Bundler
General
1 5 (6.25%) Publishing
2 4 (5.00%) Finance
3 2 (2.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 78 (97.50%) Developer
2 26 (32.50%) JavaScript Developer
3 23 (28.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 21 (26.25%) Web Developer
5 17 (21.25%) .NET Developer
6 12 (15.00%) C# Developer
7 9 (11.25%) C# Web Developer
7 9 (11.25%) Full Stack Developer
8 8 (10.00%) .NET Web Developer
8 8 (10.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 8 (10.00%) UI Developer
9 7 (8.75%) Angular Developer
9 7 (8.75%) HTML Developer
10 6 (7.50%) C# .NET Developer
10 6 (7.50%) Node.js Developer
10 6 (7.50%) Scala Developer
11 4 (5.00%) Agile .NET Developer
11 4 (5.00%) Agile C# Developer
11 4 (5.00%) Agile Developer
12 3 (3.75%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (70.00%) CSS
2 53 (66.25%) jQuery
3 48 (60.00%) CSS3
3 48 (60.00%) Node.js
4 44 (55.00%) React
5 36 (45.00%) HTML
6 33 (41.25%) Sass
7 31 (38.75%) .NET
8 30 (37.50%) HTML5
9 29 (36.25%) AngularJS
10 26 (32.50%) KnockoutJS
11 25 (31.25%) Web Services
12 24 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
12 24 (30.00%) LESS
13 22 (27.50%) RESTful
14 14 (17.50%) JSON
14 14 (17.50%) Redux
14 14 (17.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 9 (11.25%) .NET Framework
15 9 (11.25%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.50%) User Experience
2 3 (3.75%) Algorithms
2 3 (3.75%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.00%) Windows
2 6 (7.50%) Linux
2 6 (7.50%) Ubuntu
3 2 (2.50%) Unix
4 1 (1.25%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (53.75%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (40.00%) Web Development
3 28 (35.00%) BDD
3 28 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
3 28 (35.00%) TDD
4 22 (27.50%) Kanban
5 19 (23.75%) Front End Development
6 9 (11.25%) OO
6 9 (11.25%) Open Source
6 9 (11.25%) Scrum
7 8 (10.00%) MVC
7 8 (10.00%) Workflow
8 7 (8.75%) Analytics
8 7 (8.75%) Unit Testing
9 6 (7.50%) Automated Testing
9 6 (7.50%) DevOps
9 6 (7.50%) E-Commerce
9 6 (7.50%) Mobile First
9 6 (7.50%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (6.25%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 59 (73.75%) JavaScript
2 36 (45.00%) C#
3 14 (17.50%) Java
4 8 (10.00%) Ruby
5 7 (8.75%) ES6
5 7 (8.75%) Python
6 6 (7.50%) Groovy
6 6 (7.50%) Haskell
6 6 (7.50%) Perl
6 6 (7.50%) Scala
6 6 (7.50%) SQL
7 1 (1.25%) CoffeeScript
7 1 (1.25%) PHP
7 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.25%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (3.75%) SC Cleared
1 3 (3.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (7.50%) Docker
2 1 (1.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 6 (7.50%) Grafana
1 6 (7.50%) Kibana
2 3 (3.75%) Ansible
2 3 (3.75%) Kubernetes
3 2 (2.50%) Puppet
4 1 (1.25%) Marathon
4 1 (1.25%) Mesos
Vendors
1 7 (8.75%) Google
2 4 (5.00%) Oracle
3 2 (2.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.50%) webMethods
4 1 (1.25%) Adobe
4 1 (1.25%) Apiary
4 1 (1.25%) Facebook
Worthing, West Sussex
X4 Group
Rate: £350 - 425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £401 per day
Posted: 5 days ago