Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 22 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 91 101
Rank change year-on-year -3 +10 -4
Contract jobs citing Grunt 8 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.51% 0.21% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.19% 1.62% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 2
Hertfordshire median daily rate £525 £275 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +90.91% -22.81% -23.39%
10th Percentile £325 £263 £283
90th Percentile £538 £288 £424
East of England median daily rate £350 £300 £340
% change year-on-year +16.67% -11.76% -25.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of 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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 251 185 199
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 15.89% 13.22% 12.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 101 110
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.33% -
10th Percentile £296 £258 £274
90th Percentile £575 £575 £514
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +8.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 14 7
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £44.00 £50.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.00% +42.86% -2.78%
10th Percentile £42.00 £43.75 £11.25
90th Percentile £46.00 £53.75 £43.00
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £40.56 £40.00
% change year-on-year +4.78% +1.41% +5.89%

Grunt
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Grunt in Hertfordshire

Grunt
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Grunt in Hertfordshire

Grunt
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Grunt in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Grunt in Hertfordshire

Grunt
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Grunt within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Watford - 3 £525 -
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £525 -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £350 -
Grunt
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Grunt.

1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
1 8 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 8 (100.00%) gulp
2 6 (75.00%) React
2 6 (75.00%) Play Framework
2 6 (75.00%) Scalatra
2 6 (75.00%) New Relic
2 6 (75.00%) Microservices
2 6 (75.00%) Front End Development
2 6 (75.00%) SOLID
2 6 (75.00%) Dropwizard
2 6 (75.00%) Hystrix
2 6 (75.00%) Spring Boot
2 6 (75.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 6 (75.00%) Web Application Development
2 6 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (75.00%) Kanban
2 6 (75.00%) Groovy
2 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (75.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 6 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (75.00%) HTML5
2 6 (75.00%) BDD
2 6 (75.00%) MongoDB
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) Web Services

Grunt
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
1 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) gulp
2 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (75.00%) IntelliJ
3 2 (25.00%) Babel
3 2 (25.00%) webpack
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) Dropwizard
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) HTML5
2 6 (75.00%) Hystrix
2 6 (75.00%) Play Framework
2 6 (75.00%) React
2 6 (75.00%) Scalatra
2 6 (75.00%) Spring
2 6 (75.00%) Spring Boot
2 6 (75.00%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) CodeIgniter
3 2 (25.00%) LAMP
3 2 (25.00%) Laravel
3 2 (25.00%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (25.00%) Node.js
3 2 (25.00%) Sass
3 2 (25.00%) Symfony
3 2 (25.00%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) BDD
2 6 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (75.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 6 (75.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 6 (75.00%) Front End Development
2 6 (75.00%) Kanban
2 6 (75.00%) Microservices
2 6 (75.00%) Pair Programming
2 6 (75.00%) Refactoring
2 6 (75.00%) Scrum
2 6 (75.00%) SOA
2 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (75.00%) SOLID
2 6 (75.00%) TDD
2 6 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (75.00%) Web Application Development
2 6 (75.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) Groovy
2 6 (75.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) ES6
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) New Relic
2 2 (25.00%) Zend