Period
to 15 August 2018

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 15 August 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 118 106 122
Rank change year-on-year -12 +16 +10
Contract jobs citing Grunt 30 44 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.05% 1.42% 0.64%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.33% 9.42% 5.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 33 13
East Midlands median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.50% +33.33%
10th Percentile £368 £293 £301
90th Percentile £475 £500 £488
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £150.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year +275.00% - -

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 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 563 467 396
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 19.72% 15.11% 12.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 377 318 270
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% +7.80%
10th Percentile £302 £275 £255
90th Percentile £525 £500 £563
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 7
East Midlands median hourly rate £42.50 £42.75 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.58% -1.72% +41.46%
10th Percentile £26.15 £38.68 £36.35
90th Percentile £47.75 £46.23 £47.25
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £42.45
% change year-on-year +3.66% -3.42% +13.20%

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 15 August 2018.

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 15 August 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
Northamptonshire -11 23 £450 - 2
Leicestershire +4 4 £425 +41.67%
Grunt
England

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Grunt.

1 30 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 30 (100.00%) CSS
2 29 (96.67%) HTML
2 29 (96.67%) HTML5
2 29 (96.67%) CSS3
2 29 (96.67%) React
3 28 (93.33%) Git (software)
4 25 (83.33%) TDD
5 24 (80.00%) Node.js
6 23 (76.67%) Front End Development
7 22 (73.33%) jQuery
8 21 (70.00%) gulp
9 20 (66.67%) Unit Testing
10 19 (63.33%) npm
11 18 (60.00%) JSON
12 17 (56.67%) AngularJS
12 17 (56.67%) Ajax
13 16 (53.33%) Test Automation
14 15 (50.00%) webpack
15 14 (46.67%) SonarQube
15 14 (46.67%) Sass
16 13 (43.33%) Performance Optimisation
16 13 (43.33%) Perforce
16 13 (43.33%) Redux
17 11 (36.67%) ES6
17 11 (36.67%) DevOps
18 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
19 9 (30.00%) Jest
19 9 (30.00%) Enzyme
20 7 (23.33%) GraphQL

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 3 (10.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 19 (63.33%) npm
2 2 (6.67%) BrowserStack
Development Applications
1 28 (93.33%) Git (software)
2 21 (70.00%) gulp
3 15 (50.00%) webpack
4 14 (46.67%) SonarQube
5 6 (20.00%) Babel
6 3 (10.00%) Jasmine
7 2 (6.67%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (6.67%) Mocha
General
1 4 (13.33%) Banking
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (100.00%) Developer
2 22 (73.33%) UI Developer
3 10 (33.33%) React Developer
4 8 (26.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 8 (26.67%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Angular Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Integration Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) CSS
2 29 (96.67%) CSS3
2 29 (96.67%) HTML
2 29 (96.67%) HTML5
2 29 (96.67%) React
3 24 (80.00%) Node.js
4 22 (73.33%) jQuery
5 18 (60.00%) JSON
6 17 (56.67%) Ajax
6 17 (56.67%) AngularJS
7 14 (46.67%) Sass
8 13 (43.33%) Redux
9 9 (30.00%) Enzyme
9 9 (30.00%) Jest
10 7 (23.33%) Apollo GraphQL
10 7 (23.33%) GraphQL
11 3 (10.00%) Apache Camel
11 3 (10.00%) LESS
11 3 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
11 3 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) User Experience
2 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (83.33%) TDD
2 23 (76.67%) Front End Development
3 20 (66.67%) Unit Testing
4 16 (53.33%) Test Automation
5 13 (43.33%) Performance Optimisation
6 11 (36.67%) DevOps
7 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce
9 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
9 4 (13.33%) Web Accessibility
10 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
12 1 (3.33%) BDD
12 1 (3.33%) Functional Programming
12 1 (3.33%) OO
12 1 (3.33%) OOP
12 1 (3.33%) Risk Management
12 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (36.67%) ES6
3 3 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) WCAG
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) Perforce
2 2 (6.67%) Cypress Semiconductor