Period
to 18 August 2019

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 August 2019 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 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 131 104
Contract jobs citing Grunt 0 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh - 0.31% 0.42%
As % of the Development Applications category - 1.69% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 9
Edinburgh median daily rate - £406 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.33% -21.05%
Scotland median daily rate - £425 £375
% change year-on-year - +13.33% -
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 400 534 335
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 17.86% 18.18% 14.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 288 227
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £413 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +4.43% +7.48%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £272
90th Percentile £563 £613 £550
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +12.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 4
Edinburgh median hourly rate £40.25 £35.00 £43.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.00% -19.34% -3.31%
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £44.20
% change year-on-year - -20.81% +204.79%

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