The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for Grunt skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Grunt over the 3 months to 28 March 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
South East / Surrey
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 99 92
Rank change year-on-year +14 -7  
Contract jobs citing Grunt 4 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.34% 0.31% 0.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.71% 1.58% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £473 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.93% +3.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £370 £375
% change year-on-year -5.40% -1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.00 -

Grunt is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 234 253 177
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 19.81% 19.46% 12.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 185 125
Median daily rate £413 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £345 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 20 7
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £46.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -2.70%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.50
% change year-on-year +0.49% +12.77%  

Grunt
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing Grunt as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Grunt in Surrey

Grunt
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Grunt in Surrey

Grunt
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Grunt within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Camberley - 1 £473 -
Grunt
South East

Grunt
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Grunt.

1 17 (89.47%) CSS
1 17 (89.47%) Node.js
2 16 (84.21%) jQuery
2 16 (84.21%) Bower
3 15 (78.95%) Git (software)
3 15 (78.95%) C#
4 14 (73.68%) TDD
5 13 (68.42%) BDD
5 13 (68.42%) React
6 12 (63.16%) CSS3
6 12 (63.16%) KnockoutJS
6 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (57.89%) Web Development
7 11 (57.89%) Web Services
7 11 (57.89%) .NET
7 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET Web API
7 11 (57.89%) Sass
7 11 (57.89%) LESS
8 10 (52.63%) Octopus Deploy
9 9 (47.37%) Kanban
9 9 (47.37%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (42.11%) NuGet
11 7 (36.84%) RESTful
11 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
12 6 (31.58%) HTML
12 6 (31.58%) AngularJS
13 5 (26.32%) HTML5
13 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
14 4 (21.05%) Workflow
14 4 (21.05%) Publishing

Grunt
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 (5.26%) IIS
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (10.53%) Photoshop
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (84.21%) Bower
2 15 (78.95%) Git (software)
3 10 (52.63%) Octopus Deploy
4 9 (47.37%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (42.11%) NuGet
6 2 (10.53%) Jasmine
6 2 (10.53%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (10.53%) Protractor
6 2 (10.53%) Subversion
7 1 (5.26%) FxCop
7 1 (5.26%) gulp
7 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
7 1 (5.26%) JSHint
7 1 (5.26%) Moq
7 1 (5.26%) NDepend
7 1 (5.26%) NUnit
7 1 (5.26%) ReSharper
7 1 (5.26%) Selenium
7 1 (5.26%) StyleCop
7 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (21.05%) Publishing
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) .NET Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Node.js Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Web Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (26.32%) Full Stack Developer
5 4 (21.05%) Angular Developer
5 4 (21.05%) C# Developer
6 3 (15.79%) C# Web Developer
6 3 (15.79%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (10.53%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (10.53%) HTML CSS Developer
7 2 (10.53%) HTML Developer
8 1 (5.26%) .NET Web Applications Developer
8 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Applications Developer
8 1 (5.26%) AWS Developer
8 1 (5.26%) SQL Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (89.47%) CSS
1 17 (89.47%) Node.js
2 16 (84.21%) jQuery
3 13 (68.42%) React
4 12 (63.16%) CSS3
4 12 (63.16%) KnockoutJS
5 11 (57.89%) .NET
5 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET Web API
5 11 (57.89%) LESS
5 11 (57.89%) Sass
5 11 (57.89%) Web Services
6 7 (36.84%) RESTful
7 6 (31.58%) AngularJS
7 6 (31.58%) HTML
8 5 (26.32%) HTML5
9 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
9 2 (10.53%) Ember.js
10 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 2
10 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 1 (5.26%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) TDD
2 13 (68.42%) BDD
3 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (57.89%) Web Development
5 9 (47.37%) Kanban
6 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (21.05%) Workflow
8 3 (15.79%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (15.79%) Front End Development
9 2 (10.53%) MVC
10 1 (5.26%) Analytics
10 1 (5.26%) Case Management
10 1 (5.26%) SOA
10 1 (5.26%) SOLID
10 1 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) C#
2 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
3 2 (10.53%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) Python
4 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle