Period
to 19 June 2019

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 6 months to 19 June 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 of England
6 months to
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 154 169 173
Rank change year-on-year +15 +4 +10
Contract jobs citing Grunt 30 22 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.72% 0.50% 0.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.75% 2.75% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 27
East of England median daily rate £425 £418 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.80% -1.76% +70.00%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £400
90th Percentile £485 £556 £513
England median daily rate £470 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +4.44% - +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £150.00 -
% change year-on-year -76.67% - -

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 of England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 799 801 799
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.22% 18.15% 17.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 436 516 502
East of England median daily rate £464 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.06% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £331 £300 £275
90th Percentile £600 £600 £564
England median daily rate £488 £475 £438
% change year-on-year +2.63% +8.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 23 52
East of England median hourly rate £45.97 £38.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.39% -6.10% -8.89%
10th Percentile £20.53 £24.68 £35.00
90th Percentile £50.65 £51.30 £53.75
England median hourly rate £43.50 £42.50 £41.75
% change year-on-year +2.35% +1.80% -1.76%

Grunt
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

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 6 months to 19 June 2019.

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 6 months to 19 June 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
Hertfordshire +6 18 £413 -23.26%
Cambridgeshire - 7 £425 -
Suffolk +7 5 £325 -21.45%
Grunt
England

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 of England region with a requirement for Grunt.

1 30 (100.00%) HTML
1 30 (100.00%) CSS
2 27 (90.00%) JavaScript
3 24 (80.00%) Git (software)
4 23 (76.67%) Sass
4 23 (76.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 22 (73.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 22 (73.33%) Front End Development
6 20 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (60.00%) jQuery
7 18 (60.00%) Java
7 18 (60.00%) E-Commerce
7 18 (60.00%) CMS
8 16 (53.33%) WebSphere
8 16 (53.33%) Magento
8 16 (53.33%) User Experience
8 16 (53.33%) Wireframes
9 15 (50.00%) Vector Graphics
9 15 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 15 (50.00%) Bower
10 14 (46.67%) React
10 14 (46.67%) gulp
11 13 (43.33%) Jasmine
11 13 (43.33%) LESS
11 13 (43.33%) AngularJS
11 13 (43.33%) Semantic HTML
11 13 (43.33%) Unit Testing
12 12 (40.00%) TDD
12 12 (40.00%) XHTML
12 12 (40.00%) W3C

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 18 (60.00%) CMS
2 16 (53.33%) WebSphere
3 11 (36.67%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (13.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.33%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (3.33%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 16 (53.33%) Magento
2 1 (3.33%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (3.33%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) npm
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 24 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 15 (50.00%) Bower
3 14 (46.67%) gulp
4 13 (43.33%) Jasmine
5 12 (40.00%) Karma Test Runner
6 8 (26.67%) Subversion
7 7 (23.33%) Mercurial
8 2 (6.67%) webpack
9 1 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (3.33%) JIRA
9 1 (3.33%) Mocha
General
1 8 (26.67%) Games
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (100.00%) Developer
2 22 (73.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 8 (26.67%) React Developer
4 7 (23.33%) Full Stack Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Magento Developer
6 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Angular Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) CSS
1 30 (100.00%) HTML
2 23 (76.67%) Sass
2 23 (76.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 18 (60.00%) jQuery
4 14 (46.67%) React
5 13 (43.33%) AngularJS
5 13 (43.33%) LESS
5 13 (43.33%) Semantic HTML
6 12 (40.00%) XHTML
7 11 (36.67%) Dojo
8 9 (30.00%) CSS3
8 9 (30.00%) HTML5
9 8 (26.67%) JSP
9 8 (26.67%) Node.js
10 7 (23.33%) Express
10 7 (23.33%) REST
11 4 (13.33%) KnockoutJS
12 3 (10.00%) Twig
13 2 (6.67%) Handlebars
Miscellaneous
1 16 (53.33%) User Experience
2 15 (50.00%) Vector Graphics
3 12 (40.00%) W3C
4 5 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (3.33%) Graphic Design
5 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (73.33%) Front End Development
1 22 (73.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 20 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (60.00%) E-Commerce
4 16 (53.33%) Wireframes
5 15 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 13 (43.33%) Unit Testing
7 12 (40.00%) Sprint Planning
7 12 (40.00%) TDD
8 11 (36.67%) BDD
8 11 (36.67%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (10.00%) MVC
9 3 (10.00%) Web Development
10 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (6.67%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
10 2 (6.67%) Web Design
11 1 (3.33%) BPMN
11 1 (3.33%) Transpiler
11 1 (3.33%) UX Design
11 1 (3.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 27 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 18 (60.00%) Java
3 7 (23.33%) PHP
4 4 (13.33%) ES6
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) IBM
2 11 (36.67%) Sitecore
3 10 (33.33%) hybris