Period
to 19 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 October 2019 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 204 215 180
Rank change year-on-year +11 -35 -15
Contract jobs citing Grunt 22 41 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.37% 0.59% 0.92%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.18% 2.63% 4.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 37 55
City of London median daily rate £550 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +23.53%
10th Percentile £450 £366 £368
90th Percentile £675 £566 £583
Central London median daily rate £550 £500 £525
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +23.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London 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 the City of London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,008 1,558 1,316
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 16.98% 22.26% 19.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 780 1,286 1,018
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £498
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +0.50% +4.74%
10th Percentile £369 £363 £350
90th Percentile £675 £631 £638
Central London median daily rate £513 £500 £476
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.15% +0.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
City of London median hourly rate £52.00 £37.75 £24.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.75% +51.05% -23.10%
10th Percentile £30.65 £32.23 £23.18
90th Percentile £90.50 £42.68 £27.11
Central London median hourly rate £52.00 £35.00 £27.75
% change year-on-year +48.57% +26.13% -14.62%

Grunt
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Grunt as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Grunt in the City of London

Grunt
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Grunt in the City of London

Grunt
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Grunt in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 October 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Grunt in the City of London

Grunt
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Grunt within the City of London region over the 6 months to 19 October 2019. 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
Moorgate - 8 £500 -
Grunt
Central London

For the 6 months to 19 October 2019, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Grunt.

1 21 (95.45%) JavaScript
2 20 (90.91%) CSS
2 20 (90.91%) AngularJS
3 19 (86.36%) gulp
3 19 (86.36%) HTML
4 18 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (54.55%) Front End Development
6 11 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 10 (45.45%) React
7 10 (45.45%) TeamCity
8 9 (40.91%) Visual Studio
8 9 (40.91%) Octopus Deploy
8 9 (40.91%) Sitecore
9 8 (36.36%) HTML5
9 8 (36.36%) Sass
9 8 (36.36%) MVC
9 8 (36.36%) CMS
9 8 (36.36%) TDD
10 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
10 7 (31.82%) Refactoring
10 7 (31.82%) Azure
10 7 (31.82%) webpack
11 6 (27.27%) AWS
11 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
11 6 (27.27%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 6 (27.27%) npm
12 5 (22.73%) Virtual Machines
12 5 (22.73%) Greenfield Project
12 5 (22.73%) IIS

Grunt
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 8 (36.36%) CMS
2 5 (22.73%) IIS
2 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
2 5 (22.73%) SharePoint 2013
2 5 (22.73%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (22.73%) Umbraco
3 2 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (4.55%) Apache Solr
4 1 (4.55%) Confluence
4 1 (4.55%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (31.82%) Azure
2 6 (27.27%) AWS
2 6 (27.27%) npm
3 5 (22.73%) PaaS
4 1 (4.55%) GCP
4 1 (4.55%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) MongoDB
3 2 (9.09%) MySQL
4 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (86.36%) gulp
2 10 (45.45%) TeamCity
3 9 (40.91%) Octopus Deploy
3 9 (40.91%) Visual Studio
4 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
4 7 (31.82%) webpack
5 3 (13.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (13.64%) Bitbucket
5 3 (13.64%) IntelliJ
6 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
6 2 (9.09%) Maven
7 1 (4.55%) CircleCI
7 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
7 1 (4.55%) Jasmine
7 1 (4.55%) JIRA
7 1 (4.55%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (4.55%) PostCSS
7 1 (4.55%) Protractor
7 1 (4.55%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Marketing
1 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (4.55%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (40.91%) Angular Developer
2 9 (40.91%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (22.73%) Sitecore Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Java Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Lead Developer
5 2 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Node.js Developer
6 1 (4.55%) PHP Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Python Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Python Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) React Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (90.91%) AngularJS
1 20 (90.91%) CSS
2 19 (86.36%) HTML
3 11 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 10 (45.45%) React
5 8 (36.36%) HTML5
5 8 (36.36%) Sass
6 5 (22.73%) .NET
6 5 (22.73%) .NET Framework
6 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
6 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (22.73%) CSS3
6 5 (22.73%) Node.js
6 5 (22.73%) Razor View Engine
7 4 (18.18%) Redux
7 4 (18.18%) Web Services
8 3 (13.64%) Angular 2
8 3 (13.64%) Dropwizard
8 3 (13.64%) Hystrix
8 3 (13.64%) ReactiveX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Greenfield Project
1 5 (22.73%) User Experience
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Mindset
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (54.55%) Front End Development
3 8 (36.36%) MVC
3 8 (36.36%) TDD
4 7 (31.82%) Refactoring
5 6 (27.27%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 5 (22.73%) Analytics
6 5 (22.73%) BDD
6 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (18.18%) CRM
7 4 (18.18%) ERP
7 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
7 4 (18.18%) Pair Programming
7 4 (18.18%) Scrum
7 4 (18.18%) Web Application Development
7 4 (18.18%) Web Development
8 3 (13.64%) Kanban
8 3 (13.64%) SOA
8 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 21 (95.45%) JavaScript
2 5 (22.73%) C#
2 5 (22.73%) PowerShell
2 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 5 (22.73%) TypeScript
3 4 (18.18%) Java
4 3 (13.64%) ES6
4 3 (13.64%) Java 8
5 1 (4.55%) PHP
5 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Sitecore
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.64%) Atlassian
3 3 (13.64%) New Relic
4 1 (4.55%) Google