Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 363 291 250
Rank change year-on-year -72 -41 +47
Contract jobs citing Grunt 273 375 470
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.60% 0.87% 1.04%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.72% 4.53% 5.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 289 372
London median daily rate £475 £500 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +14.29% +12.90%
10th Percentile £355 £363 £313
90th Percentile £588 £600 £636
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
London median hourly rate £150.00 - -
England median hourly rate £150.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year +275.00% - -

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 London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 10,041 8,281 7,906
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 22.06% 19.22% 17.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,471 6,142 5,800
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £363 £338 £313
90th Percentile £644 £625 £600
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 34 20
London median hourly rate £44.25 £32.50 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.15% -25.29% +56.59%
10th Percentile £17.00 £21.46 £10.00
90th Percentile £165.00 £53.66 £56.15
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.25 £42.45
% change year-on-year +3.03% -2.83% +13.20%

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 19 August 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 19 August 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
South London +2 56 £475 -9.52%
Central London -44 50 £450 -14.29% 20
West London -28 2 £400 -18.37% 6
East London -36 1 £525 +22.09% 3
Grunt
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 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.

1 240 (87.91%) JavaScript
2 218 (79.85%) gulp
3 202 (73.99%) CSS
4 186 (68.13%) HTML
5 177 (64.84%) AngularJS
6 167 (61.17%) Agile Software Development
7 152 (55.68%) Front End Development
8 147 (53.85%) Sass
9 141 (51.65%) HTML5
10 121 (44.32%) Git (software)
10 121 (44.32%) TDD
11 115 (42.12%) webpack
12 114 (41.76%) CSS3
13 111 (40.66%) Node.js
14 97 (35.53%) React
15 88 (32.23%) Jasmine
16 87 (31.87%) Karma Test Runner
17 67 (24.54%) DevOps
18 66 (24.18%) Redux
19 62 (22.71%) LESS
20 58 (21.25%) Web Development
20 58 (21.25%) Scrum
21 57 (20.88%) npm
22 55 (20.15%) ES6
22 55 (20.15%) Java
23 54 (19.78%) User Experience
24 50 (18.32%) OO
24 50 (18.32%) jQuery
25 48 (17.58%) Responsive Web Design
26 46 (16.85%) Test Automation

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 22 (8.06%) Confluence
2 11 (4.03%) Tomcat
3 5 (1.83%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 5 (1.83%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.47%) WordPress
5 3 (1.10%) Apache
5 3 (1.10%) CMS
6 2 (0.73%) Apache Solr
6 2 (0.73%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.73%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.37%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.37%) IIS
7 1 (0.37%) JBoss
7 1 (0.37%) Kentico
7 1 (0.37%) Mule
7 1 (0.37%) Mule ESB
7 1 (0.37%) nginx
7 1 (0.37%) OpenStack
Applications
1 31 (11.36%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.10%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.37%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Magento
1 1 (0.37%) RMDS
1 1 (0.37%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 57 (20.88%) npm
2 34 (12.45%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (6.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (4.76%) GitHub
5 8 (2.93%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (2.56%) AWS CloudFormation
6 7 (2.56%) SaaS
7 6 (2.20%) IaaS
8 5 (1.83%) PaaS
8 5 (1.83%) Serverless
9 4 (1.47%) Adobe Analytics
9 4 (1.47%) Yarn
10 3 (1.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (1.10%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (1.10%) Office 365
11 2 (0.73%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 2 (0.73%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.73%) AWS CodePipeline
12 1 (0.37%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.37%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.13%) HTTP
2 1 (0.37%) FTP
2 1 (0.37%) Internet
2 1 (0.37%) SMTP
2 1 (0.37%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.66%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (3.30%) SQL Server
3 8 (2.93%) MySQL
4 7 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (2.56%) SQL Server 2016
5 6 (2.20%) NoSQL
6 5 (1.83%) Redis
7 4 (1.47%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.10%) Big Data
9 2 (0.73%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.37%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.37%) BigQuery
10 1 (0.37%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 218 (79.85%) gulp
2 121 (44.32%) Git (software)
3 115 (42.12%) webpack
4 88 (32.23%) Jasmine
5 87 (31.87%) Karma Test Runner
6 32 (11.72%) JIRA
7 24 (8.79%) Selenium
8 21 (7.69%) Babel
9 16 (5.86%) Jenkins
10 15 (5.49%) Mocha
10 15 (5.49%) TeamCity
11 12 (4.40%) Bower
11 12 (4.40%) PhantomJS
11 12 (4.40%) Subversion
12 8 (2.93%) Protractor
12 8 (2.93%) Vagrant
13 7 (2.56%) Octopus Deploy
14 5 (1.83%) Cucumber
14 5 (1.83%) JUnit
14 5 (1.83%) Sinon.JS
General
1 34 (12.45%) Finance
2 18 (6.59%) Retail
3 14 (5.13%) Games
4 13 (4.76%) Advertising
5 11 (4.03%) Banking
6 9 (3.30%) Financial Institution
6 9 (3.30%) Marketing
7 2 (0.73%) Danish Language
7 2 (0.73%) French Language
7 2 (0.73%) German Language
7 2 (0.73%) Publishing
7 2 (0.73%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.37%) Back Office
8 1 (0.37%) Front Office
8 1 (0.37%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.37%) Legal
8 1 (0.37%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 249 (91.21%) Developer
2 140 (51.28%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 78 (28.57%) Angular Developer
3 78 (28.57%) JavaScript Developer
4 41 (15.02%) Node.js Developer
4 41 (15.02%) UI Developer
5 31 (11.36%) React Developer
6 28 (10.26%) Senior Developer
7 26 (9.52%) Full Stack Developer
8 25 (9.16%) HTML Developer
9 19 (6.96%) Web Developer
10 17 (6.23%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 14 (5.13%) Architect
11 14 (5.13%) Java Developer
12 12 (4.40%) HTML CSS Developer
13 11 (4.03%) Technical Architect
14 10 (3.66%) Integration Developer
15 9 (3.30%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 9 (3.30%) Senior JavaScript Developer
16 8 (2.93%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 202 (73.99%) CSS
2 186 (68.13%) HTML
3 177 (64.84%) AngularJS
4 147 (53.85%) Sass
5 141 (51.65%) HTML5
6 114 (41.76%) CSS3
7 111 (40.66%) Node.js
8 97 (35.53%) React
9 66 (24.18%) Redux
10 62 (22.71%) LESS
11 50 (18.32%) jQuery
12 36 (13.19%) Angular 2
12 36 (13.19%) Jest
12 36 (13.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 31 (11.36%) REST
14 30 (10.99%) Vue.js
15 27 (9.89%) Web Services
16 26 (9.52%) RESTful
17 24 (8.79%) .NET
17 24 (8.79%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 54 (19.78%) User Experience
2 30 (10.99%) Mobile App
3 19 (6.96%) Algorithms
3 19 (6.96%) Data Structures
4 18 (6.59%) Fintech
5 14 (5.13%) Computer Science
6 11 (4.03%) Greenfield Project
7 7 (2.56%) Equities
7 7 (2.56%) Fixed Income
7 7 (2.56%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.20%) Blog
8 6 (2.20%) Marketing Technology
9 5 (1.83%) Social Media
10 4 (1.47%) Online Gambling
10 4 (1.47%) W3C
11 3 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (1.10%) Data Centre
11 3 (1.10%) Hedge funds
11 3 (1.10%) iPad
12 2 (0.73%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.56%) Linux
2 5 (1.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (1.10%) Unix
4 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (61.17%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (55.68%) Front End Development
3 121 (44.32%) TDD
4 67 (24.54%) DevOps
5 58 (21.25%) Scrum
5 58 (21.25%) Web Development
6 50 (18.32%) OO
7 48 (17.58%) Responsive Web Design
8 46 (16.85%) Test Automation
9 39 (14.29%) MVC
10 38 (13.92%) Continuous Integration
10 38 (13.92%) Problem-Solving
10 38 (13.92%) Unit Testing
11 35 (12.82%) Continuous Deployment
12 24 (8.79%) BDD
13 20 (7.33%) MVVM
13 20 (7.33%) Open Source
13 20 (7.33%) Web Accessibility
14 16 (5.86%) Analytics
14 16 (5.86%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 240 (87.91%) JavaScript
2 55 (20.15%) ES6
2 55 (20.15%) Java
3 39 (14.29%) TypeScript
4 16 (5.86%) C#
5 11 (4.03%) Python
6 9 (3.30%) PHP
7 8 (2.93%) SQL
8 6 (2.20%) ES7
8 6 (2.20%) Ruby
9 5 (1.83%) Bash Shell
9 5 (1.83%) ES8
10 4 (1.47%) C++
10 4 (1.47%) Clojure
10 4 (1.47%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.10%) C
12 1 (0.37%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.37%) CFML
12 1 (0.37%) XPath
12 1 (0.37%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 37 (13.55%) Security Cleared
2 36 (13.19%) SC Cleared
3 16 (5.86%) Degree
4 8 (2.93%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.10%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.56%) QA
2 4 (1.47%) WAI
3 1 (0.37%) GCP
3 1 (0.37%) WCAG
System Software
1 24 (8.79%) Docker
2 2 (0.73%) Varnish
3 1 (0.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.37%) Ceph
3 1 (0.37%) etcd
3 1 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 22 (8.06%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (4.40%) Ansible
3 6 (2.20%) Terraform
4 5 (1.83%) Packer
4 5 (1.83%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 2 (0.73%) Puppet
5 2 (0.73%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (0.73%) Suricata
6 1 (0.37%) Consul
6 1 (0.37%) Grafana
6 1 (0.37%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.37%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.37%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 31 (11.36%) Adobe
2 7 (2.56%) Google
3 5 (1.83%) Red Hat
4 3 (1.10%) Microsoft
5 2 (0.73%) Kaspersky
5 2 (0.73%) Perforce
5 2 (0.73%) Qualys
5 2 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (0.73%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.37%) Cisco
6 1 (0.37%) DoubleClick
6 1 (0.37%) hybris
6 1 (0.37%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle
6 1 (0.37%) Sybase
6 1 (0.37%) Zend