Period
to 17 December 2018

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 17 December 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 of England
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 199 176 175
Rank change year-on-year -23 -1 +11
Contract jobs citing Grunt 9 26 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.18% 0.52% 0.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.89% 2.73% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 18 6
East of England median daily rate £425 £368 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.65% +22.50% -11.76%
10th Percentile £322 £284 £256
90th Percentile £556 £538 £413
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
East of England median hourly rate - £40.00 -
England median hourly rate £30.95 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year -22.62% - -

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 1,013 952 669
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 20.51% 18.95% 14.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 588 575 389
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £407
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.42% +1.75%
10th Percentile £306 £308 £263
90th Percentile £594 £575 £530
England median daily rate £475 £463 £430
% change year-on-year +2.70% +7.56% +4.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 40 42
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £43.75 £41.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +4.63% +4.53%
10th Percentile £33.32 £36.18 £32.50
90th Percentile £52.75 £63.75 £53.63
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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 17 December 2018.

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 17 December 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
Hertfordshire -8 3 £538 +2.38% 3
Cambridgeshire +10 2 £425 -
Essex -16 2 - - 1
Bedfordshire +10 1 £300 -14.29% 1
Suffolk - 1 £361 -
Grunt
England

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 of England region with a requirement for Grunt.

1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) CSS
2 8 (88.89%) Git (software)
2 8 (88.89%) gulp
3 7 (77.78%) HTML5
3 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (66.67%) AngularJS
5 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
5 5 (55.56%) Node.js
5 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (55.56%) Java
6 4 (44.44%) IntelliJ
6 4 (44.44%) TDD
6 4 (44.44%) Spring
6 4 (44.44%) jQuery
6 4 (44.44%) Groovy
6 4 (44.44%) MongoDB
6 4 (44.44%) GitHub
6 4 (44.44%) Sass
6 4 (44.44%) React
6 4 (44.44%) Microservices
6 4 (44.44%) Play Framework
6 4 (44.44%) Karma Test Runner
6 4 (44.44%) Docker
6 4 (44.44%) Front End Development
7 3 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (33.33%) Deployment Automation
7 3 (33.33%) LESS
7 3 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design

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 (33.33%) Apache
1 3 (33.33%) nginx
2 2 (22.22%) JBoss
2 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
2 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
3 1 (11.11%) CMS
3 1 (11.11%) IIS
3 1 (11.11%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
3 1 (11.11%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) GitHub
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (22.22%) Google Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) HTTP
2 2 (22.22%) SSL
2 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) MongoDB
2 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
3 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Git (software)
1 8 (88.89%) gulp
2 4 (44.44%) IntelliJ
2 4 (44.44%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (22.22%) Ant
3 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
3 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
3 2 (22.22%) Gatling
3 2 (22.22%) Jasmine
3 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
3 2 (22.22%) JUnit
3 2 (22.22%) Selenium
3 2 (22.22%) Sublime Text
3 2 (22.22%) webpack
4 1 (11.11%) Bower
4 1 (11.11%) GitLab
4 1 (11.11%) Mercurial
4 1 (11.11%) Mocha
4 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Full Stack Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (11.11%) PHP Developer
4 1 (11.11%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) UI Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) CSS
1 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) HTML5
3 6 (66.67%) AngularJS
4 5 (55.56%) Node.js
5 4 (44.44%) jQuery
5 4 (44.44%) Play Framework
5 4 (44.44%) React
5 4 (44.44%) Sass
5 4 (44.44%) Spring
6 3 (33.33%) CSS3
6 3 (33.33%) J2EE
6 3 (33.33%) LESS
6 3 (33.33%) REST
6 3 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (33.33%) Web Services
7 2 (22.22%) EJB
7 2 (22.22%) Servlets
7 2 (22.22%) SOAP
7 2 (22.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (11.11%) Vector Graphics
2 1 (11.11%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Ubuntu
2 2 (22.22%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) Android
3 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
3 4 (44.44%) Front End Development
3 4 (44.44%) Microservices
3 4 (44.44%) TDD
4 3 (33.33%) BDD
4 3 (33.33%) Deployment Automation
4 3 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (33.33%) Scrum
4 3 (33.33%) Web Development
5 2 (22.22%) Analytics
5 2 (22.22%) DevOps
5 2 (22.22%) Domain-Driven Design
5 2 (22.22%) Kanban
5 2 (22.22%) Open Source
5 2 (22.22%) Refactoring
5 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) Groovy
4 3 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (33.33%) Python
4 3 (33.33%) Ruby
5 2 (22.22%) ES6
5 2 (22.22%) Haskell
5 2 (22.22%) Java 8
5 2 (22.22%) Perl
5 2 (22.22%) Scala
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 1 (11.11%) PHP
6 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Grafana
1 2 (22.22%) Kibana
1 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) Kubernetes
2 1 (11.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Adobe
1 2 (22.22%) Google
1 2 (22.22%) New Relic
1 2 (22.22%) webMethods
2 1 (11.11%) hybris
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Sitecore
2 1 (11.11%) Xerox