Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Grunt skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Grunt over the 6 months to 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Grunt
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 169 152 161
Rank change year-on-year -17 +9 +5
Contract jobs citing Grunt 4 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.098% 0.32% 0.28%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.66% 2.67% 2.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 7
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +30.77% -24.64%
10th Percentile £413 £303 £202
90th Percentile £468 £481 £463
South East median daily rate £429 £450 £380
% change year-on-year -4.72% +18.42% +12.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £26.91 - -

Grunt is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 602 486 439
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 14.82% 11.92% 10.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 280 262
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +9.97%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £300
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 2
Berkshire median hourly rate £44.50 £33.50 £105.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.84% -68.10% +200.00%
10th Percentile £42.25 £13.88 £45.50
90th Percentile £46.75 £50.25 £172.50
South East median hourly rate £44.00 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -2.22% +9.76% -3.53%

Grunt
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Grunt as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Grunt in Berkshire

Grunt
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Grunt in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Grunt in Berkshire

Grunt
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Grunt within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -5 4 £425 -5.56% 1
Grunt
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Grunt also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Grunt.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) OOP
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Subversion
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (75.00%) Node.js
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
2 3 (75.00%) Jasmine
2 3 (75.00%) Sass
2 3 (75.00%) LESS
2 3 (75.00%) PhantomJS
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) React
2 3 (75.00%) webpack
2 3 (75.00%) gulp
2 3 (75.00%) Front End Development
2 3 (75.00%) Chai
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Confluence
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) Maven

Grunt
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (25.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) npm
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (75.00%) gulp
2 3 (75.00%) Jasmine
2 3 (75.00%) PhantomJS
2 3 (75.00%) Subversion
2 3 (75.00%) webpack
3 1 (25.00%) Buildbot
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (50.00%) React Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Chai
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) CSS3
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) HTML5
1 3 (75.00%) LESS
1 3 (75.00%) Node.js
1 3 (75.00%) React
1 3 (75.00%) Sass
2 1 (25.00%) Angular 2
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Front End Development
2 3 (75.00%) OOP
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Dependency Management
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree