Period
to 17 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 17 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 65 62
Rank change year-on-year +14 -3 -
Contract jobs citing Grunt 12 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.82% 1.10% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.38% 7.87% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 1
Northamptonshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
East Midlands median daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +9.38% - +68.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands 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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 128 127 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 19.42% 13.94% 12.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 86 56
Northamptonshire median daily rate £383 £430 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.05% +7.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £258 £313 £280
90th Percentile £475 £581 £489
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £353
% change year-on-year -6.25% +13.48% +2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - £42.50 -
East Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £41.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +8.43% +27.69% -13.33%

Grunt
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Grunt in Northamptonshire

Grunt
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Grunt in Northamptonshire

Grunt
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Grunt within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 17 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
Northampton +5 6 £450 +12.50%
Grunt
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Grunt.

1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
2 11 (91.67%) HTML
2 11 (91.67%) HTML5
2 11 (91.67%) Node.js
2 11 (91.67%) CSS3
3 10 (83.33%) gulp
3 10 (83.33%) Git (software)
4 9 (75.00%) React
5 8 (66.67%) Test Automation
5 8 (66.67%) Unit Testing
5 8 (66.67%) TDD
6 7 (58.33%) Ajax
6 7 (58.33%) JSON
6 7 (58.33%) Perforce
6 7 (58.33%) SonarQube
6 7 (58.33%) Sass
6 7 (58.33%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (58.33%) Performance Optimisation
6 7 (58.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (58.33%) npm
7 6 (50.00%) BDD
8 5 (41.67%) ES6
8 5 (41.67%) Scrum
8 5 (41.67%) jQuery
8 5 (41.67%) Redux
9 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
10 3 (25.00%) Microservices
10 3 (25.00%) Front End Development

Grunt
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) Git (software)
1 10 (83.33%) gulp
2 7 (58.33%) SonarQube
3 1 (8.33%) Bitbucket
3 1 (8.33%) Jasmine
3 1 (8.33%) JIRA
3 1 (8.33%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 1 (8.33%) Advertising
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (75.00%) UI Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Angular Developer
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
2 11 (91.67%) CSS3
2 11 (91.67%) HTML
2 11 (91.67%) HTML5
2 11 (91.67%) Node.js
3 9 (75.00%) React
4 7 (58.33%) Ajax
4 7 (58.33%) JSON
4 7 (58.33%) Sass
4 7 (58.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (41.67%) jQuery
5 5 (41.67%) Redux
6 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 2 (16.67%) Angular 2
8 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (8.33%) OAuth
8 1 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (8.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) TDD
1 8 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 8 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 7 (58.33%) Performance Optimisation
2 7 (58.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 6 (50.00%) BDD
4 5 (41.67%) Scrum
5 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (25.00%) Front End Development
6 3 (25.00%) Microservices
7 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 2 (16.67%) Open Source
8 1 (8.33%) ATDD
8 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (8.33%) Defect Management
8 1 (8.33%) Kanban
8 1 (8.33%) Mobile Development
8 1 (8.33%) MVC
8 1 (8.33%) OOP
8 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (41.67%) ES6
3 2 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Perforce
2 1 (8.33%) Capita
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft