Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 105 138
Rank change year-on-year -17 +33 -11
Contract jobs citing Grunt 23 41 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.79% 1.38% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.92% 8.99% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 31 2
East Midlands median daily rate £450 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.09% +37.50%
10th Percentile £372 £383 £389
90th Percentile £479 £500 £446
England median daily rate £450 £450 £413
% change year-on-year - +9.09% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
East Midlands median hourly rate - - £20.00
England median hourly rate £150.00 - £33.00

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 586 456 349
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 20.03% 15.30% 11.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 374 290 238
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +15.38% -7.14%
10th Percentile £266 £275 £244
90th Percentile £525 £500 £525
England median daily rate £475 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +10.47% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 10
East Midlands median hourly rate £42.50 £38.50 £40.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.39% -4.35% +8.78%
10th Percentile £31.88 £37.75 £17.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £39.25 £45.75
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.45
% change year-on-year - +0.12% +14.73%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +3 17 £450 - 5
Nottinghamshire -22 3 £450 +2.86% 1
Leicestershire +3 1 £250 -37.50% 1
Grunt
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 23 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 23 (100.00%) CSS
2 22 (95.65%) HTML
2 22 (95.65%) jQuery
3 20 (86.96%) HTML5
3 20 (86.96%) CSS3
3 20 (86.96%) React
3 20 (86.96%) Front End Development
4 18 (78.26%) Git (software)
5 17 (73.91%) Node.js
6 16 (69.57%) gulp
7 14 (60.87%) Unit Testing
7 14 (60.87%) TDD
8 13 (56.52%) Ajax
8 13 (56.52%) Test Automation
8 13 (56.52%) Perforce
8 13 (56.52%) Performance Optimisation
8 13 (56.52%) npm
8 13 (56.52%) JSON
8 13 (56.52%) SonarQube
9 10 (43.48%) AngularJS
10 9 (39.13%) Sass
11 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (17.39%) Banking
12 4 (17.39%) Finance
12 4 (17.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (17.39%) Mobile App
13 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
14 2 (8.70%) W3C
14 2 (8.70%) Java

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 1 (4.35%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 13 (56.52%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (78.26%) Git (software)
2 16 (69.57%) gulp
3 13 (56.52%) SonarQube
4 2 (8.70%) Bower
4 2 (8.70%) webpack
5 1 (4.35%) Jasmine
General
1 4 (17.39%) Banking
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (69.57%) UI Developer
3 8 (34.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (21.74%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (17.39%) React Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Angular Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (4.35%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) CSS
2 22 (95.65%) HTML
2 22 (95.65%) jQuery
3 20 (86.96%) CSS3
3 20 (86.96%) HTML5
3 20 (86.96%) React
4 17 (73.91%) Node.js
5 13 (56.52%) Ajax
5 13 (56.52%) JSON
6 10 (43.48%) AngularJS
7 9 (39.13%) Sass
8 4 (17.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (8.70%) Backbone.js
9 2 (8.70%) LESS
9 2 (8.70%) Mustache
10 1 (4.35%) Ember.js
10 1 (4.35%) Express
10 1 (4.35%) GraphQL
10 1 (4.35%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (4.35%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.70%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Mac OS
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (86.96%) Front End Development
2 14 (60.87%) TDD
2 14 (60.87%) Unit Testing
3 13 (56.52%) Performance Optimisation
3 13 (56.52%) Test Automation
4 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.70%) SMACSS
6 2 (8.70%) Web Development
7 1 (4.35%) BDD
7 1 (4.35%) DevOps
7 1 (4.35%) Microservices
7 1 (4.35%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.70%) Java
3 1 (4.35%) C#
3 1 (4.35%) ES6
3 1 (4.35%) PHP
3 1 (4.35%) Python
3 1 (4.35%) SQL
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Perforce