Period
to 8 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 8 April 2020 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 > South East
6 months to
8 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 271 298 316
Rank change year-on-year +27 +18 -29
Contract jobs citing Grunt 5 86 64
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 0.052% 0.55% 0.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.37% 2.77% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 69 49
Median daily rate £464 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.96% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £441 £313 £325
90th Percentile £474 £538 £520
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £26.91 -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £150.00
% change year-on-year - -76.67% -

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 the South East with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,340 3,105 3,038
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.01% 19.71% 18.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 802 1,964 1,855
Median daily rate £450 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22% +12.36%
10th Percentile £315 £325 £311
90th Percentile £575 £588 £578
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 49 71
Median hourly rate £37.50 £50.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +11.11% +9.76%
10th Percentile £18.25 £37.90 £29.00
90th Percentile £55.75 £57.75 £67.25
Median hourly rate £40.00 £43.00 £44.75
% change year-on-year -6.98% -3.91% +9.15%

Grunt
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Grunt as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Grunt in the South East

Grunt
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Grunt in the South East.

Daily rate trend for Grunt in the South East

Grunt
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Grunt within the South East region over the 6 months to 8 April 2020. 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
Hampshire +56 3 - - 5
Buckinghamshire +16 1 £453 +29.33%
Thames Valley +11 1 £453 +29.33% 1
West Sussex +9 1 £475 +1.17%
Grunt
England

For the 6 months to 8 April 2020, 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 South East region with a requirement for Grunt.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) Node.js
2 4 (80.00%) Sass
2 4 (80.00%) webpack
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) WCAG
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) CSS3
3 3 (60.00%) gulp
3 3 (60.00%) Front End Development
3 3 (60.00%) DevOps
3 3 (60.00%) Redux
3 3 (60.00%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (40.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 2 (40.00%) React
4 2 (40.00%) ES6
4 2 (40.00%) git-flow
4 2 (40.00%) npm
4 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (40.00%) REST
4 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (40.00%) Functional Programming
4 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (40.00%) User Experience
4 2 (40.00%) Open Source
4 2 (40.00%) Dependency Injection

Grunt
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) CMS
1 1 (20.00%) JBoss
1 1 (20.00%) Kentico
1 1 (20.00%) nginx
1 1 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (20.00%) Umbraco
1 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (20.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Magento
1 1 (20.00%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) npm
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (20.00%) AWS
2 1 (20.00%) Azure
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (20.00%) GitHub
2 1 (20.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) webpack
2 3 (60.00%) gulp
3 2 (40.00%) git-flow
3 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (20.00%) Ant
4 1 (20.00%) Babel
4 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (20.00%) ESLint
4 1 (20.00%) Gatling
4 1 (20.00%) IntelliJ
4 1 (20.00%) JUnit
4 1 (20.00%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (20.00%) Mocha
4 1 (20.00%) Selenium
4 1 (20.00%) Sublime Text
General
1 1 (20.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (20.00%) React Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Applications Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Mobile Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) Node.js
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) Sass
3 3 (60.00%) CSS3
3 3 (60.00%) Redux
4 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) JSON
4 2 (40.00%) OpenID
4 2 (40.00%) React
4 2 (40.00%) REST
4 2 (40.00%) SOAP
5 1 (20.00%) Chai
5 1 (20.00%) Express
5 1 (20.00%) LESS
5 1 (20.00%) React Native
5 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (20.00%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Front End Development
2 3 (60.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (40.00%) Functional Programming
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) Open Source
3 2 (40.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 2 (40.00%) Web Accessibility
3 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 2 (40.00%) Workflow
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) SEO
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) ES6
2 2 (40.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Apple Swift
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) ES7
3 1 (20.00%) Groovy
3 1 (20.00%) Haskell
3 1 (20.00%) Kotlin
3 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) Scala
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Grafana
1 1 (20.00%) Kibana
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Capita
1 1 (20.00%) Google
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) OutSystems
1 1 (20.00%) Sitecore
1 1 (20.00%) webMethods
1 1 (20.00%) WooCommerce
1 1 (20.00%) Xamarin