Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 378 331 283
Rank change year-on-year -47 -48 +32
Contract jobs citing Grunt 253 291 361
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.54% 0.70% 0.82%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.75% 3.95% 5.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 238 279
London median daily rate £475 £463 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +15.63% -5.88%
10th Percentile £358 £359 £313
90th Percentile £600 £638 £588
England median daily rate £450 £425 £398
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.92% -0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
London median hourly rate - - £24.23
England median hourly rate - - £30.00

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 9,187 7,361 6,731
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 19.57% 17.81% 15.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,034 5,337 5,000
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £354 £325 £313
90th Percentile £638 £618 £600
England median daily rate £475 £430 £418
% change year-on-year +10.47% +2.99% +4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 12 18
London median hourly rate £41.42 £47.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.88% +25.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £33.00 £17.93 £24.23
90th Percentile £70.13 £120.19 £55.00
England median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +8.11%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 -40 53 £475 +4.11% 34
South London -27 21 £390 -22.00% 4
East London -2 10 £513 +2.50% 6
West London -21 9 £425 +13.33% 17
North London -6 1 £425 +17.24% 2
Grunt
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 223 (88.14%) JavaScript
2 192 (75.89%) gulp
3 183 (72.33%) HTML
4 180 (71.15%) CSS
5 153 (60.47%) Agile Software Development
6 134 (52.96%) HTML5
7 130 (51.38%) Git (software)
8 129 (50.99%) Sass
9 122 (48.22%) webpack
10 117 (46.25%) TDD
11 115 (45.45%) Front End Development
11 115 (45.45%) React
12 113 (44.66%) AngularJS
13 103 (40.71%) Node.js
14 90 (35.57%) CSS3
15 86 (33.99%) DevOps
16 74 (29.25%) npm
17 66 (26.09%) Jenkins
18 64 (25.30%) Jasmine
19 61 (24.11%) Web Services
20 60 (23.72%) ES6
21 57 (22.53%) LESS
21 57 (22.53%) Docker
22 56 (22.13%) Redux
23 55 (21.74%) Java
24 53 (20.95%) Amazon AWS
25 49 (19.37%) jQuery
26 47 (18.58%) Linux
26 47 (18.58%) OO
27 46 (18.18%) Web Development

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 20 (7.91%) CMS
2 19 (7.51%) Confluence
3 15 (5.93%) Apache
4 12 (4.74%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (3.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 9 (3.56%) nginx
7 7 (2.77%) Cloud Foundry
7 7 (2.77%) Mule
7 7 (2.77%) Mule ESB
8 6 (2.37%) Drupal
9 5 (1.98%) WordPress
10 4 (1.58%) Tomcat
11 3 (1.19%) JBoss
12 2 (0.79%) Apache Spark
12 2 (0.79%) Jetty
12 2 (0.79%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 1 (0.40%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.40%) EPiServer
13 1 (0.40%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (1.98%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.40%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 9 (3.56%) Magento
2 3 (1.19%) Shopify
3 1 (0.40%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 74 (29.25%) npm
2 53 (20.95%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (11.46%) IaaS
4 23 (9.09%) SaaS
5 22 (8.70%) PaaS
6 16 (6.32%) AWS CloudFormation
7 15 (5.93%) Microsoft Azure
8 11 (4.35%) Serverless
9 10 (3.95%) AWS Lambda
10 9 (3.56%) GitHub
10 9 (3.56%) Google Cloud Platform
11 8 (3.16%) Amazon SQS
12 4 (1.58%) Cloud Computing
13 3 (1.19%) Google Analytics
14 2 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
14 2 (0.79%) Amazon Kinesis
14 2 (0.79%) Amazon S3
14 2 (0.79%) CloudFront
14 2 (0.79%) Route 53
14 2 (0.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.74%) HTTP
2 9 (3.56%) FTP
2 9 (3.56%) SMTP
3 7 (2.77%) SSL
4 3 (1.19%) Internet
5 2 (0.79%) SSH
6 1 (0.40%) DNS
6 1 (0.40%) SMS
6 1 (0.40%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (7.91%) Relational Database
2 14 (5.53%) MongoDB
3 13 (5.14%) MySQL
3 13 (5.14%) Redis
4 11 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (3.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 8 (3.16%) NoSQL
7 6 (2.37%) SQL Server
8 3 (1.19%) Bigtable
8 3 (1.19%) MS Access
8 3 (1.19%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.79%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.79%) HDInsight
9 2 (0.79%) Neo4j
9 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.40%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.40%) DB2
10 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.40%) Qlik Sense
10 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 192 (75.89%) gulp
2 130 (51.38%) Git (software)
3 122 (48.22%) webpack
4 66 (26.09%) Jenkins
5 64 (25.30%) Jasmine
6 41 (16.21%) Bower
7 33 (13.04%) Karma Test Runner
8 32 (12.65%) Subversion
9 30 (11.86%) Babel
10 28 (11.07%) Mocha
11 23 (9.09%) JIRA
12 21 (8.30%) Cucumber
13 18 (7.11%) Protractor
14 14 (5.53%) PhantomJS
14 14 (5.53%) Selenium
15 10 (3.95%) JUnit
16 9 (3.56%) git-flow
16 9 (3.56%) Gradle
16 9 (3.56%) Maven
17 8 (3.16%) IntelliJ
General
1 29 (11.46%) Finance
2 18 (7.11%) Banking
3 10 (3.95%) Marketing
4 9 (3.56%) Investment Banking
5 6 (2.37%) Retail
6 5 (1.98%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.58%) Games
8 2 (0.79%) Advertising
9 1 (0.40%) Back Office
9 1 (0.40%) Digital Economy
9 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.40%) Front Office
9 1 (0.40%) Law
9 1 (0.40%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 224 (88.54%) Developer
2 98 (38.74%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 79 (31.23%) JavaScript Developer
4 42 (16.60%) React Developer
5 39 (15.42%) HTML Developer
6 38 (15.02%) Angular Developer
7 33 (13.04%) Full Stack Developer
8 25 (9.88%) UI Developer
9 23 (9.09%) Senior Developer
10 17 (6.72%) HTML CSS Developer
11 15 (5.93%) Java Developer
12 14 (5.53%) Senior Front-End Developer
13 12 (4.74%) Node.js Developer
14 10 (3.95%) PHP Developer
15 9 (3.56%) DevOps Engineer
16 8 (3.16%) Web Developer
17 7 (2.77%) MuleSoft Developer
18 6 (2.37%) Senior JavaScript Developer
19 5 (1.98%) Digital Developer
20 4 (1.58%) Senior React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (72.33%) HTML
2 180 (71.15%) CSS
3 134 (52.96%) HTML5
4 129 (50.99%) Sass
5 115 (45.45%) React
6 113 (44.66%) AngularJS
7 103 (40.71%) Node.js
8 90 (35.57%) CSS3
9 61 (24.11%) Web Services
10 57 (22.53%) LESS
11 56 (22.13%) Redux
12 49 (19.37%) jQuery
13 40 (15.81%) RESTful
14 31 (12.25%) Vue (Vue.js)
15 30 (11.86%) XML
16 29 (11.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 22 (8.70%) Spring
18 21 (8.30%) Middleware
18 21 (8.30%) REST
19 20 (7.91%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 39 (15.42%) User Experience
2 18 (7.11%) Mobile App
3 16 (6.32%) Algorithms
3 16 (6.32%) Data Structures
3 16 (6.32%) Derivative
3 16 (6.32%) Equity Derivative
3 16 (6.32%) Fintech
4 15 (5.93%) Greenfield Project
4 15 (5.93%) Linux Command Line
5 11 (4.35%) Video\Live Streaming
6 10 (3.95%) Video on Demand
7 9 (3.56%) Equities
7 9 (3.56%) Social Media
8 7 (2.77%) Virtual Team
9 4 (1.58%) Blog
9 4 (1.58%) W3C
10 3 (1.19%) Animation
10 3 (1.19%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.79%) iPad
11 2 (0.79%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 47 (18.58%) Linux
2 12 (4.74%) Mac OS X
2 12 (4.74%) Unix
3 3 (1.19%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.19%) Windows
4 2 (0.79%) Android
5 1 (0.40%) CoreOS
5 1 (0.40%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (60.47%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (46.25%) TDD
3 115 (45.45%) Front End Development
4 86 (33.99%) DevOps
5 47 (18.58%) OO
6 46 (18.18%) Web Development
7 45 (17.79%) Continuous Integration
8 44 (17.39%) Scrum
9 43 (17.00%) BDD
9 43 (17.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 38 (15.02%) Pair Programming
10 38 (15.02%) Test Automation
11 35 (13.83%) Microservices
12 33 (13.04%) SDLC
13 28 (11.07%) MVC
13 28 (11.07%) SOA
13 28 (11.07%) Software Engineering
14 26 (10.28%) Kanban
15 25 (9.88%) Web Accessibility
16 24 (9.49%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 223 (88.14%) JavaScript
2 60 (23.72%) ES6
3 55 (21.74%) Java
4 32 (12.65%) Python
5 31 (12.25%) TypeScript
6 18 (7.11%) PHP
7 16 (6.32%) ES7
8 11 (4.35%) C++
9 8 (3.16%) SQL
10 7 (2.77%) Groovy
11 6 (2.37%) Scala
12 5 (1.98%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.58%) C#
13 4 (1.58%) Go
14 3 (1.19%) GraphQL
14 3 (1.19%) PHP 7
14 3 (1.19%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.79%) R
16 1 (0.40%) Apple Swift
16 1 (0.40%) JSX
Qualifications
1 24 (9.49%) Security Cleared
2 22 (8.70%) Degree
3 18 (7.11%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.19%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.79%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.40%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (11.86%) QA
2 15 (5.93%) WCAG
3 4 (1.58%) WAI
4 1 (0.40%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 57 (22.53%) Docker
2 9 (3.56%) Varnish
3 8 (3.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 8 (3.16%) etcd
4 2 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.40%) HDFS
5 1 (0.40%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 38 (15.02%) Opscode Chef
2 33 (13.04%) Ansible
3 10 (3.95%) Terraform
4 8 (3.16%) Consul
5 7 (2.77%) Puppet
5 7 (2.77%) Single Sign-On
6 6 (2.37%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.40%) Kibana
7 1 (0.40%) Nagios
7 1 (0.40%) Salt
7 1 (0.40%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (4.74%) Google
2 11 (4.35%) Oracle
3 10 (3.95%) Adobe
3 10 (3.95%) Cisco
4 8 (3.16%) New Relic
5 7 (2.77%) MuleSoft
6 4 (1.58%) Microsoft
6 4 (1.58%) Zend
7 3 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.79%) Databricks
8 2 (0.79%) Optimizely
8 2 (0.79%) SaltStack
8 2 (0.79%) WooCommerce
9 1 (0.40%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.40%) CA Agile Central
9 1 (0.40%) hybris
9 1 (0.40%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.40%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.40%) Splunk
9 1 (0.40%) VMware