Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 23 November 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 148 142
Rank change year-on-year +34 -6 -21
Contract jobs citing Grunt 28 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.95% 0.23% 0.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.48% 1.48% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 8
Manchester median daily rate £363 £388 £294
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.45% +31.91% -34.72%
10th Percentile £293 £321 £180
90th Percentile £425 £426 £411
North West median daily rate £357 £388 £381
% change year-on-year -7.81% +1.64% -15.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West 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 Manchester with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 511 539 517
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 17.39% 15.20% 13.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 376 295
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34% +11.54%
10th Percentile £290 £308 £266
90th Percentile £538 £500 £513
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 6 27
Manchester median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +29.03%
10th Percentile £35.00 £29.81 £25.00
90th Percentile £58.50 £40.00 £41.40
North West median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +10.29%

Grunt
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Grunt in Manchester

Grunt
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Grunt in Manchester

Grunt
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Grunt in Manchester over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Grunt in Manchester

Grunt
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Grunt within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 23 November 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
Altrincham - 3 £338 -
Sale - 1 - - 1
Grunt
North West

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Grunt.

1 27 (96.43%) HTML
2 26 (92.86%) CSS
3 25 (89.29%) JavaScript
4 18 (64.29%) Git (software)
4 18 (64.29%) Front End Development
5 17 (60.71%) gulp
6 16 (57.14%) HTML5
6 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (57.14%) PHP
7 15 (53.57%) CSS3
8 14 (50.00%) Sass
9 12 (42.86%) AngularJS
10 9 (32.14%) Node.js
10 9 (32.14%) Magento
11 7 (25.00%) React
12 6 (21.43%) .NET
12 6 (21.43%) XHTML
13 5 (17.86%) MySQL
13 5 (17.86%) Drupal
13 5 (17.86%) TypeScript
14 4 (14.29%) User Experience
14 4 (14.29%) Jasmine
14 4 (14.29%) Karma Test Runner
14 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
14 4 (14.29%) C#
14 4 (14.29%) RESTful
14 4 (14.29%) WordPress
14 4 (14.29%) Mocha
14 4 (14.29%) Photoshop
14 4 (14.29%) Retail

Grunt
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 5 (17.86%) Drupal
2 4 (14.29%) CMS
2 4 (14.29%) WordPress
3 1 (3.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (3.57%) EPiServer
3 1 (3.57%) Joomla!
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Photoshop
2 3 (10.71%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (7.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 9 (32.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.14%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) MySQL
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (64.29%) Git (software)
2 17 (60.71%) gulp
3 4 (14.29%) Jasmine
3 4 (14.29%) Karma Test Runner
3 4 (14.29%) Mocha
4 2 (7.14%) Sinon.JS
5 1 (3.57%) Bitbucket
5 1 (3.57%) Bower
5 1 (3.57%) CasperJS
5 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.57%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (3.57%) Subversion
5 1 (3.57%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
1 4 (14.29%) Retail
2 3 (10.71%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.57%) Games
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (89.29%) Developer
2 18 (64.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 8 (28.57%) Magento Developer
4 6 (21.43%) PHP Developer
5 5 (17.86%) HTML Developer
6 4 (14.29%) HTML CSS Developer
6 4 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (14.29%) PHP Magento Developer
7 3 (10.71%) AWS Developer
7 3 (10.71%) Technical Leader
8 2 (7.14%) Node.js Developer
8 2 (7.14%) UI Developer
9 1 (3.57%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (96.43%) HTML
2 26 (92.86%) CSS
3 16 (57.14%) HTML5
4 15 (53.57%) CSS3
5 14 (50.00%) Sass
6 12 (42.86%) AngularJS
7 9 (32.14%) Node.js
8 7 (25.00%) React
9 6 (21.43%) .NET
9 6 (21.43%) XHTML
10 4 (14.29%) RESTful
11 3 (10.71%) .NET Framework
11 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
11 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (10.71%) Backbone.js
11 3 (10.71%) Ember.js
11 3 (10.71%) SOAP
11 3 (10.71%) WCF
11 3 (10.71%) Web Services
12 2 (7.14%) Ionic Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 4 (14.29%) User Experience
2 3 (10.71%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) Front End Development
2 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (10.71%) Data Management
3 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
3 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Data Management
3 3 (10.71%) Prototyping
3 3 (10.71%) Rapid Prototyping
3 3 (10.71%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (10.71%) Scrum
3 3 (10.71%) TDD
3 3 (10.71%) Web Design
4 2 (7.14%) DevOps
4 2 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (7.14%) Wireframes
5 1 (3.57%) Cross-Platform Development
5 1 (3.57%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (3.57%) Microservices
5 1 (3.57%) Mobile First
5 1 (3.57%) SDLC
5 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (89.29%) JavaScript
2 16 (57.14%) PHP
3 5 (17.86%) TypeScript
4 4 (14.29%) C#
5 2 (7.14%) Go
5 2 (7.14%) SQL
6 1 (3.57%) Perl
6 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Adobe
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Sitecore