Period
to 19 June 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 19 June 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
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 166 136 174
Rank change year-on-year -30 +38 -10
Contract jobs citing Grunt 3 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.078% 0.41% 0.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.54% 3.55% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 24 1
Berkshire median daily rate £325 £425 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.53% +66.67% -20.31%
10th Percentile £273 £325 £228
90th Percentile £378 £470 £283
South East median daily rate £420 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -1.18% +13.33% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £175.00
South East median hourly rate - - £175.00

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 557 423 419
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 14.49% 11.59% 8.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 250 253
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.88% +22.30%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £300
90th Percentile £538 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +8.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 6
Berkshire median hourly rate £58.50 £15.00 £46.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +290.00% -67.74% +30.99%
10th Percentile £45.15 £15.00 £40.00
90th Percentile £71.05 £55.60 £117.75
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £44.25
% change year-on-year +4.65% -2.82% +10.63%

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 19 June 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 -6 3 £325 -12.16% 1
Grunt
South East

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) React
2 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 2 (66.67%) Sass
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) gulp
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Product Management
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) Progressive Enhancement
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (33.33%) Jasmine
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Web Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) Google Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) LESS
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) PhantomJS

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) gulp
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) Jasmine
2 1 (33.33%) PhantomJS
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) webpack
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) React
2 2 (66.67%) Sass
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Chai
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (33.33%) LESS
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 1 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Development
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (33.33%) Product Management
2 1 (33.33%) Progressive Enhancement
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Google