Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 99 112
Rank change year-on-year -10 +13 +19
Contract jobs citing Grunt 33 48 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.21% 1.55% 1.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.52% 9.52% 7.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 33 24
East Midlands median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +33.33%
10th Percentile £319 £290 £302
90th Percentile £475 £500 £488
England median daily rate £450 £463 £425
% change year-on-year -2.70% +8.82% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £40.00 -

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 506 504 487
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 18.58% 16.29% 14.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 321 324
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £313 £275 £275
90th Percentile £538 £500 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 5
East Midlands median hourly rate £43.75 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +5.88% +88.89%
10th Percentile £27.63 £40.50 £39.85
90th Percentile £50.00 £52.72 £44.50
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +7.19%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 22 £450 -
Leicestershire +11 4 £425 +41.67% 1
Nottinghamshire -10 4 £350 -17.65% 10
Grunt
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 33 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 33 (100.00%) CSS
2 32 (96.97%) HTML
3 31 (93.94%) HTML5
3 31 (93.94%) CSS3
4 29 (87.88%) React
4 29 (87.88%) Git (software)
5 26 (78.79%) Node.js
6 22 (66.67%) AngularJS
6 22 (66.67%) gulp
7 21 (63.64%) webpack
7 21 (63.64%) TDD
8 19 (57.58%) npm
9 18 (54.55%) Sass
9 18 (54.55%) jQuery
10 17 (51.52%) ES6
10 17 (51.52%) Front End Development
10 17 (51.52%) Redux
11 16 (48.48%) Ajax
11 16 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (45.45%) Test Automation
13 14 (42.42%) Unit Testing
13 14 (42.42%) JSON
14 13 (39.39%) Jest
14 13 (39.39%) Enzyme
15 12 (36.36%) DevOps
16 10 (30.30%) LESS
16 10 (30.30%) Babel
17 9 (27.27%) SonarQube
18 8 (24.24%) User Experience

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 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.06%) CMS
2 2 (6.06%) WordPress
3 1 (3.03%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (3.03%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 19 (57.58%) npm
2 6 (18.18%) BrowserStack
3 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.03%) InfluxDB
2 1 (3.03%) MySQL
2 1 (3.03%) Redis
Development Applications
1 29 (87.88%) Git (software)
2 22 (66.67%) gulp
3 21 (63.64%) webpack
4 10 (30.30%) Babel
5 9 (27.27%) SonarQube
6 7 (21.21%) Jasmine
7 6 (18.18%) Karma Test Runner
7 6 (18.18%) Mocha
8 1 (3.03%) Axure RP
8 1 (3.03%) JIRA
8 1 (3.03%) Mercurial
8 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
8 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 6 (18.18%) Banking
2 3 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (100.00%) Developer
2 23 (69.70%) UI Developer
3 9 (27.27%) React Developer
4 7 (21.21%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (18.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (9.09%) Angular Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Integration Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Java Developer
8 1 (3.03%) C# Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Full Stack Web Developer
8 1 (3.03%) PHP Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Web Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (100.00%) CSS
2 32 (96.97%) HTML
3 31 (93.94%) CSS3
3 31 (93.94%) HTML5
4 29 (87.88%) React
5 26 (78.79%) Node.js
6 22 (66.67%) AngularJS
7 18 (54.55%) jQuery
7 18 (54.55%) Sass
8 17 (51.52%) Redux
9 16 (48.48%) Ajax
10 14 (42.42%) JSON
11 13 (39.39%) Enzyme
11 13 (39.39%) Jest
12 10 (30.30%) LESS
13 7 (21.21%) Apollo GraphQL
13 7 (21.21%) GraphQL
14 6 (18.18%) Chai
14 6 (18.18%) Nightwatchjs
14 6 (18.18%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) TDD
2 17 (51.52%) Front End Development
3 16 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (45.45%) Test Automation
5 14 (42.42%) Unit Testing
6 12 (36.36%) DevOps
7 7 (21.21%) E-Commerce
7 7 (21.21%) Performance Optimisation
8 4 (12.12%) Mentoring
8 4 (12.12%) OO
8 4 (12.12%) Web Accessibility
9 3 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (6.06%) Functional Programming
10 2 (6.06%) OOP
10 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
10 2 (6.06%) Web Development
11 1 (3.03%) OO PHP
11 1 (3.03%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (51.52%) ES6
3 4 (12.12%) Java
4 2 (6.06%) C#
5 1 (3.03%) PHP
5 1 (3.03%) SQL
5 1 (3.03%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) WCAG
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Perforce
2 6 (18.18%) Cypress Semiconductor
3 1 (3.03%) hybris