The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Grunt skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Grunt over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 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 of England
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 125 122
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3  
Contract jobs citing Grunt 14 8 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.60% 0.31% 0.78%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.26% 2.25% 5.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 14
Median daily rate £425 £250 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +70.00% -23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £250 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £390 £407
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £40.00

Grunt is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 429 355 430
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 18.49% 13.91% 13.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 240 248
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £503 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +3.12% +9.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 13 9
Median hourly rate £41.50 £45.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.77% +7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £27.50 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £50.78 £51.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +1.19% +13.51%  

Grunt
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Grunt as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Grunt in the East of England

Grunt
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Grunt in the East of England

Grunt
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Grunt in the East of England over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Grunt in the East of England

Grunt
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +7 8 £473 - 2
Cambridgeshire +2 4 £400 - 1
Suffolk +16 2 £400 - 1
Grunt
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Grunt also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Grunt.

1 19 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 18 (94.74%) Node.js
3 15 (78.95%) HTML5
3 15 (78.95%) HTML
3 15 (78.95%) CSS
3 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (78.95%) gulp
4 14 (73.68%) CSS3
5 11 (57.89%) Git (software)
5 11 (57.89%) JSON
6 10 (52.63%) jQuery
6 10 (52.63%) REST
6 10 (52.63%) Ajax
6 10 (52.63%) Responsive Web Design
6 10 (52.63%) Jasmine
7 9 (47.37%) AngularJS
7 9 (47.37%) User Experience
7 9 (47.37%) TDD
7 9 (47.37%) Unit Testing
8 8 (42.11%) Photoshop
8 8 (42.11%) Mocha
8 8 (42.11%) React
8 8 (42.11%) Front End Development
9 7 (36.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (36.84%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (36.84%) Java
10 6 (31.58%) SDL Web 8
10 6 (31.58%) Mercurial
10 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (31.58%) Mobile App

Grunt
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (15.79%) Cloud Foundry
1 3 (15.79%) CMS
1 3 (15.79%) Magnolia
2 1 (5.26%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Photoshop
2 5 (26.32%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (26.32%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 6 (31.58%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 7 (36.84%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (15.79%) Amazon S3
3 3 (15.79%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (15.79%) AWS Lambda
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (78.95%) gulp
2 11 (57.89%) Git (software)
3 10 (52.63%) Jasmine
4 8 (42.11%) Mocha
5 6 (31.58%) Mercurial
6 4 (21.05%) Bower
6 4 (21.05%) IntelliJ
6 4 (21.05%) JIRA
6 4 (21.05%) webpack
7 3 (15.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (15.79%) PhantomJS
7 3 (15.79%) WebStorm
8 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
9 1 (5.26%) Bitbucket
9 1 (5.26%) git-flow
9 1 (5.26%) JIRA Agile
9 1 (5.26%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (5.26%) Selenium
9 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 3 (15.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (47.37%) JavaScript Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (26.32%) Node.js Developer
4 5 (26.32%) UI Developer
5 4 (21.05%) Angular Developer
6 3 (15.79%) AWS Developer
6 3 (15.79%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (94.74%) Node.js
2 15 (78.95%) CSS
2 15 (78.95%) HTML
2 15 (78.95%) HTML5
3 14 (73.68%) CSS3
4 11 (57.89%) JSON
5 10 (52.63%) Ajax
5 10 (52.63%) jQuery
5 10 (52.63%) REST
6 9 (47.37%) AngularJS
7 8 (42.11%) React
8 7 (36.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (26.32%) Angular 2
9 5 (26.32%) Sass
10 4 (21.05%) Swagger
11 3 (15.79%) Apache Cordova
11 3 (15.79%) Express
11 3 (15.79%) Polymer
11 3 (15.79%) Serverless Framework
11 3 (15.79%) Web Components
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) User Experience
2 6 (31.58%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (31.58%) Mobile App
3 5 (26.32%) Graphic Design
4 3 (15.79%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) Responsive Web Design
3 9 (47.37%) TDD
3 9 (47.37%) Unit Testing
4 8 (42.11%) Front End Development
5 6 (31.58%) Wireframes
6 5 (26.32%) BDD
6 5 (26.32%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 5 (26.32%) Scrum
6 5 (26.32%) UX Design
7 4 (21.05%) Web Design
7 4 (21.05%) Web Development
8 3 (15.79%) A/B Testing
8 3 (15.79%) API Development
8 3 (15.79%) BPMN
8 3 (15.79%) Continuous Deployment
8 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (15.79%) Project Management
8 3 (15.79%) SEO
8 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (36.84%) Java
3 3 (15.79%) Dart
3 3 (15.79%) ECMAScript
3 3 (15.79%) ES6
3 3 (15.79%) TypeScript
4 1 (5.26%) Groovy
4 1 (5.26%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) WAI
2 1 (5.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) New Relic
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