Period
to 20 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 20 February 2020 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 81 114 150
Rank change year-on-year +33 +36 -47
Contract jobs citing Grunt 26 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.38% 0.35% 0.033%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.20% 1.88% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 2 1
Edinburgh median daily rate £350 £500 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.00% +33.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £175 £458 £363
90th Percentile £466 £563 £388
Scotland median daily rate £356 £413 £375
% change year-on-year -13.74% +10.13% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 317 480 457
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 16.83% 18.60% 15.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 275 286
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £425 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.59% +0.63%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £313
90th Percentile £613 £595 £600
Scotland median daily rate £450 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate £51.50 £44.14 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.69% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £43.00 £44.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year -2.27% +40.80% -3.85%

Grunt
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Grunt as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Grunt in Edinburgh

Grunt
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Grunt in Edinburgh

Grunt
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Grunt in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 20 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Grunt in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 February 2020, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Grunt.

1 26 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 26 (100.00%) CSS
1 26 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (92.31%) Sass
3 21 (80.77%) User Experience
3 21 (80.77%) HTML
4 17 (65.38%) Git (software)
4 17 (65.38%) Project Delivery
5 14 (53.85%) Public Sector
6 13 (50.00%) jQuery
6 13 (50.00%) gulp
6 13 (50.00%) Front End Development
7 12 (46.15%) CSS3
7 12 (46.15%) AngularJS
8 11 (42.31%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (42.31%) WCAG
9 10 (38.46%) Scrum
9 10 (38.46%) WAI
9 10 (38.46%) Kanban
9 10 (38.46%) Task Automation
9 10 (38.46%) LESS
10 9 (34.62%) npm
10 9 (34.62%) React
10 9 (34.62%) HTML5
10 9 (34.62%) Subversion
11 8 (30.77%) MVC
11 8 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (26.92%) GIS
12 7 (26.92%) Linux
13 6 (23.08%) Web Design

Grunt
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Sketch
Cloud Services
1 9 (34.62%) npm
2 1 (3.85%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) GIS
Development Applications
1 17 (65.38%) Git (software)
2 13 (50.00%) gulp
3 9 (34.62%) Subversion
4 4 (15.38%) Bower
5 2 (7.69%) Axure RP
5 2 (7.69%) Jasmine
5 2 (7.69%) Mocha
5 2 (7.69%) webpack
6 1 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 14 (53.85%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Designer
1 16 (61.54%) UI Designer
2 11 (42.31%) Developer
3 8 (30.77%) UI Developer
4 7 (26.92%) Interface Designer
5 3 (11.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (3.85%) Architect
6 1 (3.85%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) CSS
2 24 (92.31%) Sass
3 21 (80.77%) HTML
4 13 (50.00%) jQuery
5 12 (46.15%) AngularJS
5 12 (46.15%) CSS3
6 10 (38.46%) LESS
7 9 (34.62%) HTML5
7 9 (34.62%) React
8 8 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (15.38%) Node.js
10 2 (7.69%) Backbone.js
11 1 (3.85%) Redux
11 1 (3.85%) Vue.js
11 1 (3.85%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 21 (80.77%) User Experience
2 11 (42.31%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (15.38%) Mobile App
4 2 (7.69%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Android
2 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (65.38%) Project Delivery
3 13 (50.00%) Front End Development
4 10 (38.46%) Kanban
4 10 (38.46%) Scrum
4 10 (38.46%) Task Automation
5 8 (30.77%) MVC
6 6 (23.08%) Commercial Awareness
6 6 (23.08%) Functional Testing
6 6 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (23.08%) Time Management
6 6 (23.08%) Web Design
7 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (7.69%) UX Design
9 1 (3.85%) API Design
9 1 (3.85%) DevOps
9 1 (3.85%) Non-Functional Testing
9 1 (3.85%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.85%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (42.31%) WCAG
2 10 (38.46%) WAI