Period
to 13 December 2017

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 13 December 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
England > London
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 339 282 281
Rank change year-on-year -57 -1 +84
Contract jobs citing Grunt 325 382 386
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.68% 0.86% 0.84%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.40% 4.76% 5.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 298 312
London median daily rate £488 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £363 £317 £306
90th Percentile £600 £650 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £388
% change year-on-year +5.88% +9.68% -6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
London median hourly rate - - £23.87
England median hourly rate £40.00 - £23.87

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 9555 8028 7200
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 20.09% 17.97% 15.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 7266 5786 5299
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £350 £325 £310
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
England median daily rate £463 £429 £413
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.12% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 14 17
London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.25 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +20.83% -29.41%
10th Percentile £20.75 £10.00 £21.06
90th Percentile £47.83 £57.05 £55.00
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

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 13 December 2017.

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 13 December 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
Central London -36 60 £500 +17.65% 8
East London +8 23 £450 +28.57% 3
South London -25 13 £390 -17.89% 1
West London -15 7 £450 +11.11% 9
North London -14 1 £425 +17.24%
Grunt
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 London region with a requirement for Grunt.

1 295 (90.77%) JavaScript
2 244 (75.08%) CSS
3 243 (74.77%) HTML
4 225 (69.23%) gulp
5 169 (52.00%) HTML5
6 165 (50.77%) Sass
7 163 (50.15%) Agile Software Development
8 162 (49.85%) AngularJS
9 155 (47.69%) Front End Development
10 140 (43.08%) Git (software)
11 136 (41.85%) React
12 134 (41.23%) Node.js
13 129 (39.69%) CSS3
14 123 (37.85%) TDD
15 115 (35.38%) webpack
16 91 (28.00%) Jasmine
17 89 (27.38%) User Experience
18 81 (24.92%) Web Services
19 80 (24.62%) Java
20 76 (23.38%) jQuery
20 76 (23.38%) DevOps
21 74 (22.77%) ES6
22 69 (21.23%) npm
23 63 (19.38%) Jenkins
23 63 (19.38%) Scrum
24 62 (19.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 61 (18.77%) Amazon AWS
26 59 (18.15%) Redux
26 59 (18.15%) BDD
26 59 (18.15%) Finance

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 27 (8.31%) Confluence
2 21 (6.46%) CMS
3 19 (5.85%) Elasticsearch
4 13 (4.00%) Apache
5 11 (3.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 7 (2.15%) nginx
7 6 (1.85%) Drupal
8 5 (1.54%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.23%) Cloud Foundry
9 4 (1.23%) Mule
9 4 (1.23%) Mule ESB
9 4 (1.23%) Umbraco
9 4 (1.23%) WordPress
10 2 (0.62%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.62%) Jetty
10 2 (0.62%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.62%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.31%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.31%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (3.69%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.62%) GIMP
3 1 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.31%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 8 (2.46%) Magento
2 6 (1.85%) Shopify
3 3 (0.92%) RMDS
4 1 (0.31%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 69 (21.23%) npm
2 61 (18.77%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (6.15%) IaaS
4 16 (4.92%) PaaS
4 16 (4.92%) SaaS
5 15 (4.62%) AWS CloudFormation
5 15 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
5 15 (4.62%) Serverless
6 10 (3.08%) AWS Lambda
7 8 (2.46%) Amazon SQS
8 7 (2.15%) GitHub
8 7 (2.15%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.92%) Yarn
10 2 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.62%) Amazon Kinesis
10 2 (0.62%) AWS CloudTrail
10 2 (0.62%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.62%) CloudFront
10 2 (0.62%) Route 53
10 2 (0.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.69%) HTTP
2 6 (1.85%) FTP
2 6 (1.85%) SMTP
3 4 (1.23%) SSL
4 3 (0.92%) Internet
5 2 (0.62%) SSH
6 1 (0.31%) DNS
6 1 (0.31%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (8.62%) MongoDB
2 21 (6.46%) NoSQL
3 12 (3.69%) SQL Server
4 11 (3.38%) Neo4j
5 10 (3.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 8 (2.46%) Redis
7 7 (2.15%) MySQL
7 7 (2.15%) Relational Database
8 6 (1.85%) Hadoop
8 6 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.62%) HDInsight
10 1 (0.31%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.31%) Data Lake
10 1 (0.31%) DB2
10 1 (0.31%) HBase
10 1 (0.31%) MS Access
10 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.31%) Qlik Sense
10 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 225 (69.23%) gulp
2 140 (43.08%) Git (software)
3 115 (35.38%) webpack
4 91 (28.00%) Jasmine
5 63 (19.38%) Jenkins
6 56 (17.23%) Karma Test Runner
7 42 (12.92%) Babel
7 42 (12.92%) Bower
8 29 (8.92%) Cucumber
9 28 (8.62%) JIRA
10 23 (7.08%) Bitbucket
11 19 (5.85%) IntelliJ
11 19 (5.85%) Subversion
12 17 (5.23%) Selenium
13 16 (4.92%) Mocha
13 16 (4.92%) Protractor
14 15 (4.62%) PhantomJS
15 12 (3.69%) git-flow
15 12 (3.69%) Maven
16 10 (3.08%) JUnit
General
1 59 (18.15%) Finance
2 21 (6.46%) Banking
3 10 (3.08%) Marketing
3 10 (3.08%) Retail
4 6 (1.85%) Front Office
4 6 (1.85%) Investment Banking
5 5 (1.54%) Games
5 5 (1.54%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.31%) Advertising
6 1 (0.31%) Back Office
6 1 (0.31%) Digital Economy
6 1 (0.31%) Electronics
6 1 (0.31%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.31%) Law
6 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.31%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 294 (90.46%) Developer
2 122 (37.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 82 (25.23%) JavaScript Developer
4 60 (18.46%) Angular Developer
5 42 (12.92%) UI Developer
6 38 (11.69%) HTML Developer
7 31 (9.54%) Java Developer
8 25 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
9 21 (6.46%) HTML CSS Developer
10 20 (6.15%) Node.js Developer
11 14 (4.31%) Senior Developer
12 13 (4.00%) Web Developer
13 10 (3.08%) DevOps Engineer
14 8 (2.46%) AWS Developer
14 8 (2.46%) JavaScript Engineer
15 7 (2.15%) Agile Developer
15 7 (2.15%) AWS Engineer
15 7 (2.15%) CSS Developer
15 7 (2.15%) Lead Developer
15 7 (2.15%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 244 (75.08%) CSS
2 243 (74.77%) HTML
3 169 (52.00%) HTML5
4 165 (50.77%) Sass
5 162 (49.85%) AngularJS
6 136 (41.85%) React
7 134 (41.23%) Node.js
8 129 (39.69%) CSS3
9 81 (24.92%) Web Services
10 76 (23.38%) jQuery
11 62 (19.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 59 (18.15%) Redux
13 52 (16.00%) LESS
14 50 (15.38%) JSON
15 48 (14.77%) XML
16 46 (14.15%) REST
17 32 (9.85%) Ajax
18 31 (9.54%) Angular 2
18 31 (9.54%) RESTful
19 29 (8.92%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 89 (27.38%) User Experience
2 27 (8.31%) Linux Command Line
3 23 (7.08%) W3C
4 16 (4.92%) Mobile App
5 13 (4.00%) Algorithms
5 13 (4.00%) Data Structures
5 13 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
6 12 (3.69%) Video\Live Streaming
7 11 (3.38%) Virtual Team
8 10 (3.08%) Derivative
8 10 (3.08%) Equity Derivative
8 10 (3.08%) Fintech
9 9 (2.77%) Social Media
9 9 (2.77%) Video on Demand
10 8 (2.46%) Equities
11 5 (1.54%) Animation
11 5 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (0.92%) Computer Science
13 2 (0.62%) Market Risk
13 2 (0.62%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 54 (16.62%) Linux
2 6 (1.85%) Unix
3 5 (1.54%) Mac OS X
4 3 (0.92%) Windows
5 1 (0.31%) Android
5 1 (0.31%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.31%) CoreOS
5 1 (0.31%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (50.15%) Agile Software Development
2 155 (47.69%) Front End Development
3 123 (37.85%) TDD
4 76 (23.38%) DevOps
5 63 (19.38%) Scrum
6 59 (18.15%) BDD
7 56 (17.23%) Continuous Integration
8 54 (16.62%) OO
9 53 (16.31%) Web Development
10 46 (14.15%) Test Automation
11 44 (13.54%) Software Engineering
12 42 (12.92%) Responsive Web Design
13 41 (12.62%) Pair Programming
14 40 (12.31%) Kanban
14 40 (12.31%) Microservices
15 36 (11.08%) E-Commerce
16 34 (10.46%) MVC
17 33 (10.15%) SOA
18 29 (8.92%) Web Accessibility
19 28 (8.62%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 295 (90.77%) JavaScript
2 80 (24.62%) Java
3 74 (22.77%) ES6
4 40 (12.31%) Python
5 30 (9.23%) TypeScript
6 28 (8.62%) SQL
7 19 (5.85%) PHP
8 16 (4.92%) Groovy
9 9 (2.77%) C++
10 7 (2.15%) C#
10 7 (2.15%) Scala
11 5 (1.54%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.23%) ECMAScript
12 4 (1.23%) GraphQL
13 3 (0.92%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.62%) R
15 1 (0.31%) Go
15 1 (0.31%) PHP 7
15 1 (0.31%) VBScript
15 1 (0.31%) VC++
Qualifications
1 27 (8.31%) Security Cleared
2 20 (6.15%) SC Cleared
3 17 (5.23%) Degree
4 1 (0.31%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (14.77%) QA
2 19 (5.85%) WCAG
3 10 (3.08%) WAI
System Software
1 50 (15.38%) Docker
2 7 (2.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 7 (2.15%) etcd
2 7 (2.15%) Varnish
3 2 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.31%) HDFS
4 1 (0.31%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 28 (8.62%) Opscode Chef
2 23 (7.08%) Ansible
3 12 (3.69%) Kubernetes
4 11 (3.38%) Terraform
5 7 (2.15%) Consul
5 7 (2.15%) Puppet
6 6 (1.85%) Kibana
7 1 (0.31%) Nagios
7 1 (0.31%) Salt
7 1 (0.31%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 18 (5.54%) New Relic
2 12 (3.69%) Adobe
2 12 (3.69%) Google
3 11 (3.38%) Oracle
4 9 (2.77%) Cisco
5 8 (2.46%) VMware
6 4 (1.23%) MuleSoft
7 3 (0.92%) F5
7 3 (0.92%) Microsoft
7 3 (0.92%) WooCommerce
8 2 (0.62%) Databricks
8 2 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.62%) SaltStack
8 2 (0.62%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.31%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.31%) hybris
9 1 (0.31%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.31%) SAP
9 1 (0.31%) Splunk