Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 20 October 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
South West > Somerset
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 49 51
Contract jobs citing Grunt 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset - 0.85% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category - 3.08% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Somerset median daily rate - £363 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -11.59% -
South West median daily rate £400 £368 £325
% change year-on-year +8.84% +13.08% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Somerset median hourly rate - - -
South 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 Somerset with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 121 130 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 23.54% 27.66% 15.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 98 59
Somerset median daily rate £406 £403 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.93% +10.27% +4.29%
10th Percentile £300 £316 £242
90th Percentile £495 £536 £463
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 4
Somerset median hourly rate £42.75 £44.00 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.84% +12.10% -
10th Percentile £38.24 £43.00 £35.53
90th Percentile £47.03 £45.00 £51.25
South West median hourly rate £43.75 £42.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year +2.94% +1.19% +2.44%

Grunt
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Grunt in Somerset

Grunt
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Grunt in Somerset