Period
to 12 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 12 November 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
England > London
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 411 324 264
Rank change year-on-year -87 -60 +13
Contract jobs citing Grunt 208 361 450
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.45% 0.78% 1.00%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.00% 3.89% 5.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 274 348
London median daily rate £500 £500 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +12.90%
10th Percentile £363 £388 £313
90th Percentile £587 £600 £650
England median daily rate £450 £475 £425
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £26.91 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year -32.74% - -

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 London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 10,409 9,269 8,109
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 22.72% 20.07% 18.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,733 6,987 5,861
London median daily rate £513 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +8.11% +5.11%
10th Percentile £368 £350 £319
90th Percentile £650 £625 £606
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 29 13
London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% -6.25% +33.33%
10th Percentile £16.63 £22.64 £10.00
90th Percentile £62.89 £48.66 £57.20
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +4.30%

Grunt
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Grunt in London

Grunt
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Grunt in London

Grunt
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Grunt in London over the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Grunt in London

Grunt
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Grunt in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Grunt in London

Grunt
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Grunt within the London region over the 6 months to 12 November 2018. 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
Central London -35 52 £500 -4.76% 28
South London -8 25 £500 +8.11% 1
West London -11 7 £379 -22.70% 11
East London -41 1 £575 +27.78% 4
Grunt
England

For the 6 months to 12 November 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 London region with a requirement for Grunt.

1 171 (82.21%) JavaScript
2 150 (72.12%) gulp
3 143 (68.75%) CSS
4 141 (67.79%) HTML
5 127 (61.06%) AngularJS
6 126 (60.58%) Agile Software Development
7 115 (55.29%) HTML5
8 114 (54.81%) Front End Development
9 99 (47.60%) Sass
10 97 (46.63%) Git (software)
11 94 (45.19%) CSS3
12 83 (39.90%) TDD
13 77 (37.02%) Jasmine
14 75 (36.06%) Node.js
15 68 (32.69%) React
16 67 (32.21%) Karma Test Runner
17 61 (29.33%) webpack
18 51 (24.52%) DevOps
19 49 (23.56%) OO
20 47 (22.60%) Scrum
21 45 (21.63%) ES6
22 44 (21.15%) Redux
23 43 (20.67%) npm
24 40 (19.23%) Web Development
24 40 (19.23%) Java
25 39 (18.75%) User Experience
26 38 (18.27%) MVC
26 38 (18.27%) Test Automation
27 37 (17.79%) Responsive Web Design
28 34 (16.35%) LESS

Grunt
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 16 (7.69%) Confluence
2 11 (5.29%) Tomcat
3 8 (3.85%) CMS
4 5 (2.40%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.92%) Umbraco
6 3 (1.44%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (1.44%) Mule
6 3 (1.44%) Mule ESB
6 3 (1.44%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (1.44%) WordPress
7 2 (0.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.96%) Drupal
8 1 (0.48%) Apache
8 1 (0.48%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.48%) IIS
8 1 (0.48%) JBoss
8 1 (0.48%) OpenStack
Applications
1 27 (12.98%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.48%) InVision
3 1 (0.48%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Magento
1 1 (0.48%) RMDS
1 1 (0.48%) SDL Web 8
1 1 (0.48%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 43 (20.67%) npm
2 25 (12.02%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (4.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (4.33%) Serverless
5 7 (3.37%) AWS CloudFormation
5 7 (3.37%) AWS Lambda
6 6 (2.88%) Amazon SQS
6 6 (2.88%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 6 (2.88%) GitHub
7 4 (1.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (1.44%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (1.44%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (1.44%) IaaS
8 3 (1.44%) Office 365
8 3 (1.44%) Yarn
9 2 (0.96%) Adobe Analytics
9 2 (0.96%) AWS CodePipeline
9 2 (0.96%) Firebase
10 1 (0.48%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.48%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.44%) FTP
1 3 (1.44%) SMTP
1 3 (1.44%) SSL
2 2 (0.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 7 (3.37%) MySQL
3 5 (2.40%) MongoDB
4 4 (1.92%) Big Data
4 4 (1.92%) NoSQL
4 4 (1.92%) Redis
4 4 (1.92%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.92%) SQL Server
5 3 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.96%) Blockchain
6 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.48%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.48%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 150 (72.12%) gulp
2 97 (46.63%) Git (software)
3 77 (37.02%) Jasmine
4 67 (32.21%) Karma Test Runner
5 61 (29.33%) webpack
6 33 (15.87%) JIRA
7 24 (11.54%) Selenium
8 22 (10.58%) Jenkins
9 16 (7.69%) Babel
9 16 (7.69%) Subversion
9 16 (7.69%) TeamCity
10 13 (6.25%) Bower
11 12 (5.77%) Mocha
12 9 (4.33%) Vagrant
13 8 (3.85%) Cucumber
13 8 (3.85%) JUnit
13 8 (3.85%) Maven
14 7 (3.37%) Protractor
15 6 (2.88%) Gradle
15 6 (2.88%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 25 (12.02%) Finance
2 15 (7.21%) Banking
3 11 (5.29%) Retail
4 9 (4.33%) Advertising
5 6 (2.88%) Games
5 6 (2.88%) Legal
6 5 (2.40%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.92%) Marketing
8 2 (0.96%) Danish Language
8 2 (0.96%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.96%) French Language
8 2 (0.96%) German Language
8 2 (0.96%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.48%) Front Office
9 1 (0.48%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 187 (89.90%) Developer
2 99 (47.60%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 49 (23.56%) Angular Developer
4 47 (22.60%) JavaScript Developer
5 27 (12.98%) Senior Developer
6 25 (12.02%) React Developer
7 24 (11.54%) UI Developer
8 19 (9.13%) Node.js Developer
9 18 (8.65%) Full Stack Developer
10 13 (6.25%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 12 (5.77%) HTML Developer
11 12 (5.77%) Web Developer
12 11 (5.29%) Java Developer
13 10 (4.81%) Integration Developer
14 7 (3.37%) AWS Engineer
15 6 (2.88%) AWS DevOps
15 6 (2.88%) AWS DevOps Engineer
15 6 (2.88%) DevOps Engineer
15 6 (2.88%) HTML CSS Developer
16 4 (1.92%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (68.75%) CSS
2 141 (67.79%) HTML
3 127 (61.06%) AngularJS
4 115 (55.29%) HTML5
5 99 (47.60%) Sass
6 94 (45.19%) CSS3
7 75 (36.06%) Node.js
8 68 (32.69%) React
9 44 (21.15%) Redux
10 34 (16.35%) LESS
11 33 (15.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 32 (15.38%) jQuery
13 26 (12.50%) Angular 2
13 26 (12.50%) RESTful
14 23 (11.06%) JSON
15 22 (10.58%) Jest
16 17 (8.17%) XML
17 15 (7.21%) .NET
18 14 (6.73%) Ajax
18 14 (6.73%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 39 (18.75%) User Experience
2 14 (6.73%) Fintech
3 9 (4.33%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (3.85%) Algorithms
4 8 (3.85%) Data Structures
5 7 (3.37%) Mobile App
5 7 (3.37%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (3.37%) Tandem
6 6 (2.88%) Robotics
7 5 (2.40%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.44%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.44%) Marketing Technology
8 3 (1.44%) Social Media
8 3 (1.44%) W3C
9 2 (0.96%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.96%) Equities
9 2 (0.96%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.96%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.96%) Video\Live Streaming
9 2 (0.96%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.81%) Linux
2 6 (2.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (0.96%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.96%) Windows
4 1 (0.48%) Android
4 1 (0.48%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (60.58%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (54.81%) Front End Development
3 83 (39.90%) TDD
4 51 (24.52%) DevOps
5 49 (23.56%) OO
6 47 (22.60%) Scrum
7 40 (19.23%) Web Development
8 38 (18.27%) MVC
8 38 (18.27%) Test Automation
9 37 (17.79%) Responsive Web Design
10 30 (14.42%) Continuous Integration
10 30 (14.42%) Problem-Solving
11 27 (12.98%) Unit Testing
12 24 (11.54%) Continuous Deployment
13 20 (9.62%) MVVM
14 18 (8.65%) BDD
15 15 (7.21%) Analytics
15 15 (7.21%) Web Accessibility
16 13 (6.25%) Kanban
16 13 (6.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 171 (82.21%) JavaScript
2 45 (21.63%) ES6
3 40 (19.23%) Java
4 23 (11.06%) TypeScript
5 16 (7.69%) Python
6 14 (6.73%) C#
7 9 (4.33%) ES7
8 7 (3.37%) PHP
8 7 (3.37%) SQL
9 6 (2.88%) Bash Shell
9 6 (2.88%) Ruby
10 5 (2.40%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.92%) Go
12 3 (1.44%) C
12 3 (1.44%) C++
13 1 (0.48%) CFML
13 1 (0.48%) ES8
13 1 (0.48%) Java 8
13 1 (0.48%) XPath
13 1 (0.48%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 34 (16.35%) Security Cleared
2 33 (15.87%) SC Cleared
3 11 (5.29%) Degree
4 3 (1.44%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.48%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.40%) QA
2 2 (0.96%) WAI
3 1 (0.48%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (4.33%) Docker
2 2 (0.96%) Varnish
3 1 (0.48%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.48%) Ceph
3 1 (0.48%) etcd
Systems Management
1 12 (5.77%) Ansible
2 9 (4.33%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (3.37%) Terraform
4 6 (2.88%) Packer
4 6 (2.88%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 4 (1.92%) Puppet
6 3 (1.44%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (0.96%) Suricata
8 1 (0.48%) Consul
8 1 (0.48%) Grafana
8 1 (0.48%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.48%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.48%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 25 (12.02%) Adobe
2 6 (2.88%) Red Hat
3 5 (2.40%) Google
4 3 (1.44%) Atlassian
4 3 (1.44%) hybris
4 3 (1.44%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.44%) MuleSoft
4 3 (1.44%) Sitecore
5 2 (0.96%) Kaspersky
5 2 (0.96%) Oracle
5 2 (0.96%) Qualys
6 1 (0.48%) Demandware
6 1 (0.48%) Splunk
6 1 (0.48%) Sybase
6 1 (0.48%) Xerox
6 1 (0.48%) Zend