Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 22 January 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 121 119 118
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1 +22
Contract jobs citing Grunt 14 29 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.56% 0.97% 0.96%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.69% 5.18% 6.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 21 19
East Midlands median daily rate £365 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.99% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £295 £288 £300
90th Percentile £505 £475 £488
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £30.95 £39.75 -
% change year-on-year -22.13% - -

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 East Midlands with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 520 560 467
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 20.96% 18.79% 15.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 352 284
East Midlands median daily rate £408 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.88% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £321 £270 £263
90th Percentile £542 £500 £492
England median daily rate £488 £471 £435
% change year-on-year +3.50% +8.28% +5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 2
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £45.00 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.56% +9.09% +26.92%
10th Percentile £14.87 £40.13 £40.13
90th Percentile £50.00 £53.08 £43.38
England median hourly rate £42.50 £43.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year -2.30% +7.41% +1.25%

Grunt
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Grunt as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Grunt in the East Midlands

Grunt
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Grunt in the East Midlands

Grunt
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Grunt in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Grunt in the East Midlands

Grunt
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Grunt within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 January 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
Northamptonshire -15 9 £365 -18.99%
Nottinghamshire +3 5 £375 -11.76% 1
Grunt
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Grunt.

1 14 (100.00%) HTML
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 14 (100.00%) CSS
2 13 (92.86%) HTML5
2 13 (92.86%) Node.js
2 13 (92.86%) CSS3
3 12 (85.71%) gulp
4 11 (78.57%) React
4 11 (78.57%) Git (software)
5 9 (64.29%) Ajax
5 9 (64.29%) webpack
5 9 (64.29%) LESS
5 9 (64.29%) ES6
5 9 (64.29%) npm
6 8 (57.14%) AngularJS
6 8 (57.14%) Test Automation
6 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (50.00%) Sass
8 6 (42.86%) Karma Test Runner
8 6 (42.86%) React Native
8 6 (42.86%) Ionic Framework
8 6 (42.86%) Nightwatchjs
8 6 (42.86%) Jest
8 6 (42.86%) Enzyme
8 6 (42.86%) BrowserStack
8 6 (42.86%) Babel
8 6 (42.86%) Chai
8 6 (42.86%) Redux
8 6 (42.86%) Cypress Semiconductor
8 6 (42.86%) Jasmine

Grunt
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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%) WordPress
2 1 (7.14%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (7.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (64.29%) npm
2 6 (42.86%) BrowserStack
3 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.14%) InfluxDB
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (85.71%) gulp
2 11 (78.57%) Git (software)
3 9 (64.29%) webpack
4 6 (42.86%) Babel
4 6 (42.86%) Jasmine
4 6 (42.86%) Karma Test Runner
4 6 (42.86%) Mocha
5 2 (14.29%) SonarQube
5 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
5 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio Code
6 1 (7.14%) Axure RP
6 1 (7.14%) JIRA
6 1 (7.14%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (64.29%) UI Developer
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Full Stack Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) PHP Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) CSS
1 14 (100.00%) HTML
2 13 (92.86%) CSS3
2 13 (92.86%) HTML5
2 13 (92.86%) Node.js
3 11 (78.57%) React
4 9 (64.29%) Ajax
4 9 (64.29%) LESS
5 8 (57.14%) AngularJS
6 7 (50.00%) Sass
7 6 (42.86%) Chai
7 6 (42.86%) Enzyme
7 6 (42.86%) Ionic Framework
7 6 (42.86%) Jest
7 6 (42.86%) Nightwatchjs
7 6 (42.86%) React Native
7 6 (42.86%) Redux
7 6 (42.86%) REST
7 6 (42.86%) XHR
8 5 (35.71%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (57.14%) Test Automation
2 4 (28.57%) TDD
3 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
3 3 (21.43%) OO
3 3 (21.43%) Web Development
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (7.14%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 1 (7.14%) Decision-Making
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps
5 1 (7.14%) Front End Development
5 1 (7.14%) Functional Programming
5 1 (7.14%) OO PHP
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Optimisation
5 1 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (7.14%) SDLC
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) Wealth Management
5 1 (7.14%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (64.29%) ES6
3 3 (21.43%) C#
4 2 (14.29%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) TypeScript
5 1 (7.14%) Java
5 1 (7.14%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) WCAG
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Cypress Semiconductor
2 1 (7.14%) hybris
2 1 (7.14%) Perforce