Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 192 182 174
Rank change year-on-year -10 -8 +2
Contract jobs citing Grunt 11 30 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.22% 0.59% 0.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.11% 3.21% 2.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 31 7
East of England median daily rate £494 £425 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.18% +54.55% -19.12%
10th Percentile £388 £288 £225
90th Percentile £556 £538 £438
England median daily rate £450 £463 £425
% change year-on-year -2.70% +8.82% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
East of England median hourly rate - £40.00 -
England median hourly rate - £40.00 -

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 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 987 936 662
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.41% 18.45% 13.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 590 566 400
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +9.33%
10th Percentile £312 £300 £263
90th Percentile £600 £575 £526
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 39 32
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £43.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.73% +8.13% +3.90%
10th Percentile £25.22 £35.40 £31.09
90th Percentile £52.50 £63.75 £53.63
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +6.49%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 4 £538 +26.47% 2
Norfolk +12 2 £450 +38.46% 2
Essex -15 2 - - 7
Cambridgeshire +6 1 - - 4
Bedfordshire +3 1 £300 -14.29% 1
Suffolk -12 1 £425 +6.25% 1
Grunt
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 11 (100.00%) gulp
2 10 (90.91%) HTML
2 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 10 (90.91%) CSS
2 10 (90.91%) Git (software)
3 8 (72.73%) Web Development
4 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (63.64%) MVC
4 7 (63.64%) Test Automation
4 7 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (63.64%) HTML5
4 7 (63.64%) AngularJS
5 6 (54.55%) Node.js
5 6 (54.55%) MongoDB
5 6 (54.55%) IntelliJ
5 6 (54.55%) Spring
5 6 (54.55%) Java
5 6 (54.55%) React
5 6 (54.55%) Microservices
6 5 (45.45%) Deployment Automation
6 5 (45.45%) Web Services
6 5 (45.45%) TDD
6 5 (45.45%) Scrum
6 5 (45.45%) Groovy
6 5 (45.45%) Play Framework
7 4 (36.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (36.36%) Scalatra
7 4 (36.36%) New Relic
7 4 (36.36%) Docker
7 4 (36.36%) Web Application Development

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 (27.27%) Apache
1 3 (27.27%) nginx
1 3 (27.27%) WordPress
2 2 (18.18%) JBoss
2 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
2 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
3 1 (9.09%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Magento
1 2 (18.18%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (36.36%) GitHub
2 2 (18.18%) Google Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) HTTP
2 2 (18.18%) SSL
2 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) MongoDB
2 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) gulp
2 10 (90.91%) Git (software)
3 6 (54.55%) IntelliJ
4 3 (27.27%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (18.18%) Ant
5 2 (18.18%) Bower
5 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
5 2 (18.18%) Eclipse
5 2 (18.18%) Gatling
5 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
5 2 (18.18%) JUnit
5 2 (18.18%) Selenium
5 2 (18.18%) Sublime Text
6 1 (9.09%) GitLab
6 1 (9.09%) Jasmine
6 1 (9.09%) Mocha
6 1 (9.09%) MSTest
6 1 (9.09%) NUnit
6 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
6 1 (9.09%) webpack
General
1 2 (18.18%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Java Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Full Stack Web Developer
3 3 (27.27%) PHP Developer
3 3 (27.27%) PHP Web Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Web Developer
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (9.09%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) CSS
1 10 (90.91%) HTML
2 7 (63.64%) AngularJS
2 7 (63.64%) HTML5
3 6 (54.55%) Node.js
3 6 (54.55%) React
3 6 (54.55%) Spring
4 5 (45.45%) Play Framework
4 5 (45.45%) Web Services
5 4 (36.36%) Dropwizard
5 4 (36.36%) Hystrix
5 4 (36.36%) Scalatra
5 4 (36.36%) Spring Boot
5 4 (36.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (27.27%) J2EE
6 3 (27.27%) jQuery
6 3 (27.27%) Laravel
6 3 (27.27%) Sass
6 3 (27.27%) XML
7 2 (18.18%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Fintech
2 1 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Ubuntu
2 2 (18.18%) Unix
3 1 (9.09%) Android
3 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Web Development
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (63.64%) MVC
2 7 (63.64%) Test Automation
3 6 (54.55%) Microservices
4 5 (45.45%) Deployment Automation
4 5 (45.45%) Scrum
4 5 (45.45%) TDD
5 4 (36.36%) BDD
5 4 (36.36%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 4 (36.36%) Domain-Driven Design
5 4 (36.36%) Front End Development
5 4 (36.36%) Kanban
5 4 (36.36%) Pair Programming
5 4 (36.36%) Refactoring
5 4 (36.36%) SOA
5 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
5 4 (36.36%) SOLID
5 4 (36.36%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) Java
3 5 (45.45%) Groovy
4 4 (36.36%) C#
4 4 (36.36%) Java 8
5 3 (27.27%) PHP
5 3 (27.27%) Python
5 3 (27.27%) Ruby
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
6 2 (18.18%) Haskell
6 2 (18.18%) Perl
6 2 (18.18%) Scala
7 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
7 1 (9.09%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Grafana
1 2 (18.18%) Kibana
1 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (18.18%) Puppet
2 1 (9.09%) Kubernetes
2 1 (9.09%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) New Relic
2 3 (27.27%) Google
3 2 (18.18%) Adobe
3 2 (18.18%) webMethods
4 1 (9.09%) Facebook