Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 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.

Grunt
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 121 113
Rank change year-on-year -8 -8 -8
Contract jobs citing Grunt 5 6 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.17% 0.28% 0.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.11% 1.61% 5.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 13
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 £475 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.05% +22.58% -1.59%
10th Percentile £325 £275 £333
90th Percentile £408 £538 £449
Scotland median daily rate £375 £400 £388
% change year-on-year -6.25% +3.23% -3.13%
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 451 372 364
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 15.50% 17.25% 11.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 212 214
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £384 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.23% +5.50% -3.00%
10th Percentile £272 £260 £263
90th Percentile £550 £488 £484
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 4
Edinburgh median hourly rate £43.39 £46.13 £40.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.93% +14.23% -4.99%
Scotland median hourly rate £43.39 £43.00 £40.38
% change year-on-year +0.91% +6.49% +0.95%

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Grunt.

1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) Node.js
3 3 (60.00%) Jasmine
3 3 (60.00%) React
3 3 (60.00%) gulp
3 3 (60.00%) ES6
3 3 (60.00%) Front End Development
3 3 (60.00%) Bower
4 2 (40.00%) User Experience
4 2 (40.00%) jspm
4 2 (40.00%) Transpiler
4 2 (40.00%) Sass
4 2 (40.00%) LESS
4 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (40.00%) Web Development
4 2 (40.00%) Selenium
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (20.00%) Scrum
5 1 (20.00%) Web Services
5 1 (20.00%) OO
5 1 (20.00%) RESTful
5 1 (20.00%) BDD
5 1 (20.00%) TDD
5 1 (20.00%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (20.00%) Protractor

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:

Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Bower
1 3 (60.00%) gulp
1 3 (60.00%) Jasmine
2 2 (40.00%) jspm
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (20.00%) Protractor
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (40.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 2 (40.00%) HTML Developer
3 2 (40.00%) UI Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) Node.js
2 3 (60.00%) React
3 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (40.00%) LESS
3 2 (40.00%) Sass
4 1 (20.00%) RESTful
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Transpiler
3 2 (40.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) ES6