Period
to 18 December 2017

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 December 2017 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 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 156 155 174
Rank change year-on-year -1 +19 -14
Contract jobs citing Grunt 14 16 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.34% 0.38% 0.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.81% 3.46% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 9
Berkshire median daily rate £390 £294 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.77% -32.86% +30.11%
10th Percentile £266 £221 £398
90th Percentile £481 £494 £508
South East median daily rate £413 £380 £331
% change year-on-year +8.55% +14.72% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

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 499 463 431
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 12.06% 10.92% 8.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 282 261
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £300 £300 £250
90th Percentile £561 £519 £494
South East median daily rate £435 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +8.75% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 13
Berkshire median hourly rate £33.50 £38.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.99% +6.94% -1.37%
10th Percentile £13.88 £33.55 £27.40
90th Percentile £50.25 £157.85 £47.90
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% +16.22%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Grunt in Berkshire over the 6 months to 18 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 December 2017. 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
Slough - 6 £456 -
Reading +4 4 £265 +3.41%
Newbury - 4 £323 -
Grunt
South East

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Grunt.

1 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 12 (85.71%) CSS
2 11 (78.57%) Sass
3 10 (71.43%) CSS3
3 10 (71.43%) gulp
3 10 (71.43%) Front End Development
3 10 (71.43%) HTML
3 10 (71.43%) jQuery
4 9 (64.29%) HTML5
5 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 7 (50.00%) MySQL
5 7 (50.00%) Vue (Vue.js)
6 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
6 6 (42.86%) Photoshop
6 6 (42.86%) Windows
6 6 (42.86%) Linux
6 6 (42.86%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (35.71%) Visualisation
7 5 (35.71%) PHP
7 5 (35.71%) Node.js
7 5 (35.71%) User Experience
7 5 (35.71%) LESS
7 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
7 5 (35.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (28.57%) webpack
8 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
8 4 (28.57%) XML
8 4 (28.57%) Unix
8 4 (28.57%) MS Visio
8 4 (28.57%) Dreamweaver

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 2 (14.29%) CMS
1 2 (14.29%) IIS
1 2 (14.29%) WordPress
2 1 (7.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Spark
2 1 (7.14%) Confluence
2 1 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (7.14%) ExpressionEngine
2 1 (7.14%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (42.86%) Photoshop
2 4 (28.57%) MS Visio
3 1 (7.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) SaaS
2 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (14.29%) npm
4 1 (7.14%) GitHub
4 1 (7.14%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) FTP
1 2 (14.29%) HTTP
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
1 2 (14.29%) SMTP
1 2 (14.29%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) MySQL
2 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (21.43%) NoSQL
4 1 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (7.14%) Apache Hive
4 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
4 1 (7.14%) MonetDB
4 1 (7.14%) Neo4j
4 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) gulp
2 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (28.57%) Axure RP
3 4 (28.57%) Dreamweaver
3 4 (28.57%) Subversion
3 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 4 (28.57%) webpack
4 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
5 2 (14.29%) CruiseControl
5 2 (14.29%) TeamCity
6 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
6 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 10 (71.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 6 (42.86%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Angular Developer
5 3 (21.43%) C# Developer
6 2 (14.29%) AWS DevOps
6 2 (14.29%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 2 (14.29%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (14.29%) Senior DevOps
6 2 (14.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) Digital Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (7.14%) HTML CSS Developer
7 1 (7.14%) HTML Developer
7 1 (7.14%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) CSS
2 11 (78.57%) Sass
3 10 (71.43%) CSS3
3 10 (71.43%) HTML
3 10 (71.43%) jQuery
4 9 (64.29%) HTML5
5 7 (50.00%) Vue (Vue.js)
6 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
6 5 (35.71%) LESS
6 5 (35.71%) Node.js
6 5 (35.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (28.57%) JSON
7 4 (28.57%) SVG
7 4 (28.57%) XML
8 3 (21.43%) DHTML
8 3 (21.43%) Silverlight
9 2 (14.29%) .NET
9 2 (14.29%) LAMP
9 2 (14.29%) React
10 1 (7.14%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) User Experience
2 4 (28.57%) Animation
3 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (14.29%) Driving Licence
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Front End Development
2 5 (35.71%) Visualisation
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
3 3 (21.43%) DevOps
3 3 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (14.29%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 2 (14.29%) Open Source
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) Task Automation
4 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 2 (14.29%) Web Development
5 1 (7.14%) API Development
5 1 (7.14%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 5 (35.71%) PHP
3 3 (21.43%) C#
4 2 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (7.14%) ES6
5 1 (7.14%) Python
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (14.29%) Puppet
2 1 (7.14%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Adobe
1 1 (7.14%) Google