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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Grunt
England / East of England
Rank 121 122 115
Rank change year-on-year +1 -7  
Contract jobs citing Grunt 7 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.33% 0.16% 0.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.88% 1.27% 3.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 5
Median daily rate £438 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £359 £375
% change year-on-year -2.43% -4.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.00 -

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 372 315 338
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 17.46% 12.82% 12.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 173 173
Median daily rate £445 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £294 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £486 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 24 18
Median hourly rate £41.00 £42.00 £33.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.38% +26.31%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.60 £32.57 £31.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.35 £50.68 £40.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

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
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 26 March 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
Cambridgeshire +8 3 - - 2
Hertfordshire +3 2 £488 -
Suffolk - 2 £400 -
Grunt
England

Grunt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) HTML5
2 8 (88.89%) Node.js
2 8 (88.89%) CSS3
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
3 7 (77.78%) jQuery
3 7 (77.78%) gulp
4 6 (66.67%) Front End Development
4 6 (66.67%) Ajax
5 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (55.56%) JSON
5 5 (55.56%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
5 5 (55.56%) Sass
5 5 (55.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (55.56%) AngularJS
5 5 (55.56%) React
6 4 (44.44%) Wireframes
6 4 (44.44%) User Experience
6 4 (44.44%) Jasmine
6 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
6 4 (44.44%) Photoshop
7 3 (33.33%) Web Development
7 3 (33.33%) TDD
7 3 (33.33%) CMS
7 3 (33.33%) Web Design
7 3 (33.33%) REST
7 3 (33.33%) Mocha
7 3 (33.33%) Angular 2

Grunt
Top Related 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 (33.33%) CMS
2 2 (22.22%) Magnolia
3 1 (11.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Photoshop
2 2 (22.22%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (22.22%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) gulp
2 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
3 4 (44.44%) Jasmine
4 3 (33.33%) Mocha
5 2 (22.22%) Bower
5 2 (22.22%) IntelliJ
5 2 (22.22%) JIRA
5 2 (22.22%) Mercurial
5 2 (22.22%) PhantomJS
5 2 (22.22%) WebStorm
6 1 (11.11%) Bitbucket
6 1 (11.11%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (11.11%) Selenium
General
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Games
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (33.33%) UI Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Angular Developer
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (11.11%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) HTML5
2 8 (88.89%) CSS3
2 8 (88.89%) Node.js
3 7 (77.78%) jQuery
4 6 (66.67%) Ajax
5 5 (55.56%) AngularJS
5 5 (55.56%) JSON
5 5 (55.56%) React
5 5 (55.56%) Sass
5 5 (55.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (33.33%) Angular 2
6 3 (33.33%) REST
7 2 (22.22%) PhoneGap
7 2 (22.22%) XHTML
7 2 (22.22%) XML
8 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
8 1 (11.11%) Highcharts JS
8 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) User Experience
2 2 (22.22%) Graphic Design
2 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
2 2 (22.22%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Wireframes
4 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 3 (33.33%) Web Design
4 3 (33.33%) Web Development
5 2 (22.22%) A/B Testing
5 2 (22.22%) API Development
5 2 (22.22%) BDD
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) SEO
5 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (22.22%) UX Design
6 1 (11.11%) Content Marketing
6 1 (11.11%) CRUD
6 1 (11.11%) Infographics
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) Dart
2 2 (22.22%) ECMAScript
2 2 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) PHP
2 2 (22.22%) TypeScript
3 1 (11.11%) CoffeeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) WAI
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) TeamSite
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