Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 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
South East > Kent
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 64 -
Rank change year-on-year +9 - -
Contract jobs citing Grunt 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.46% 0.20% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.69% 0.96% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Kent median daily rate £288 £340 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.37% - -
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% +17.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East 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 Kent with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 118 104 99
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 26.94% 20.35% 19.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 81 53
Kent median daily rate £413 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.86% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £281 £321 £268
90th Percentile £488 £425 £638
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 0
Kent median hourly rate £38.75 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.89% - -
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +12.50%

Grunt
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Grunt in Kent

Grunt
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Grunt in Kent

For the 6 months to 20 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 Kent region with a requirement for Grunt.

1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) WordPress
1 2 (100.00%) Node.js
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 2 (100.00%) Sass
1 2 (100.00%) LESS
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 2 (100.00%) gulp
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile First
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source Development
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Redux
2 1 (50.00%) React
2 1 (50.00%) webpack
2 1 (50.00%) GitHub
2 1 (50.00%) Bitbucket

Grunt
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 2 (100.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) gulp
2 1 (50.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) webpack
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) LESS
1 2 (100.00%) Node.js
1 2 (100.00%) Sass
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) React
2 1 (50.00%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile First
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source Development
1 2 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) SEO
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA