Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 18 December 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
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 58 -
Rank change year-on-year +24 - +23
Contract jobs citing Grunt 16 21 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 4.09% 3.72% -
As % of the Development Applications category 22.86% 16.80% -
Number of daily rates quoted 15 17 0
Northern Ireland median daily rate £412 £415 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.72% - -
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £30.95 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year -22.62% - -

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Northern Ireland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 70 125 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 17.90% 22.16% 7.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 105 9
Northern Ireland median daily rate £412 £410 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.49% -2.38% +5.00%
10th Percentile £308 £274 £229
90th Percentile £515 £538 £425
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - £14.34
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Grunt
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for Grunt in Northern Ireland

Grunt
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Grunt in Northern Ireland

Grunt
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Grunt within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 18 December 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
County Antrim +26 16 £412 -0.72% 1
Grunt
UK

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Grunt.

1 16 (100.00%) Java
1 16 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle
1 16 (100.00%) DB2
1 16 (100.00%) JUnit
1 16 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 16 (100.00%) CSS
1 16 (100.00%) JSP
1 16 (100.00%) Struts
1 16 (100.00%) Web Services
1 16 (100.00%) XML
1 16 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 16 (100.00%) Project Management
1 16 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 16 (100.00%) MVC
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (100.00%) TDD
1 16 (100.00%) Banking
1 16 (100.00%) Spring
1 16 (100.00%) Ajax
1 16 (100.00%) DB2 UDB
1 16 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 16 (100.00%) Time Management
1 16 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 16 (100.00%) RESTful
1 16 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 16 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 16 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 16 (100.00%) Spring Batch

Grunt
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 16 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 16 (100.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) DB2
1 16 (100.00%) DB2 UDB
1 16 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 16 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (100.00%) Bower
1 16 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 16 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 16 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 16 (100.00%) JUnit
General
1 16 (100.00%) Banking
2 15 (93.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
1 16 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 13 (81.25%) Senior Developer
2 13 (81.25%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) Ajax
1 16 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 16 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 16 (100.00%) CSS
1 16 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 16 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 16 (100.00%) JSP
1 16 (100.00%) RESTful
1 16 (100.00%) Spring
1 16 (100.00%) Spring Batch
1 16 (100.00%) Spring Integration
1 16 (100.00%) Struts
1 16 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 16 (100.00%) Web Services
1 16 (100.00%) XML
2 4 (25.00%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (25.00%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (100.00%) MVC
1 16 (100.00%) Project Management
1 16 (100.00%) TDD
1 16 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 16 (100.00%) Time Management
1 16 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 4 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (6.25%) Analytics
3 1 (6.25%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
1 16 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (93.75%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle