The table below looks at the statistics for Drupal skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Drupal over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Drupal
Rank 103 101 128
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +27
Contract jobs citing Drupal 18 30 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.74% 1.17% 0.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.55% 6.73% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 22 8
Average daily rate
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£338 £350 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +55.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £266 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £423 £252
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £250
% change year-on-year
+18.18% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.30 £22.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-45.33% +36.36%
Drupal
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
396 446 455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 16.30% 17.42% 14.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 219 189
Average daily rate £370 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £468 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 23
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -22.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.05 £9.98 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.30 £30.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

Drupal
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Drupal across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Drupal Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Drupal
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Drupal across the Berkshire region.

Drupal Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Drupal
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Drupal across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Drupal Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Drupal
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Drupal across the Berkshire region.

Drupal Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Drupal
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Drupal within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead +3 11 £348 +13.00% 1
Bracknell - 5 £325 -
Slough +1 1 £300 +9.09%
Reading -3 1 £300 -25.00% 3
Newbury - - - -
Windsor - - - -
Drupal
South East

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Drupal also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Drupal.

1 17 (56.67%) CMS
2 15 (50.00%) SEO
3 13 (43.33%) HTML
4 11 (36.67%) PHP
4 11 (36.67%) Marketing
5 10 (33.33%) Open Source
5 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 8 (26.67%) E-Commerce
6 8 (26.67%) Content Management
6 8 (26.67%) Analytics
6 8 (26.67%) Kanban
7 7 (23.33%) CRM
7 7 (23.33%) CSS
7 7 (23.33%) Web Services
8 6 (20.00%) XML
8 6 (20.00%) Linux
8 6 (20.00%) Web Analytics
8 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (20.00%) Git (software)
8 6 (20.00%) jQuery
8 6 (20.00%) Email Marketing
8 6 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (20.00%) Jenkins
8 6 (20.00%) Social Media
8 6 (20.00%) REST
9 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (16.67%) TDD
9 5 (16.67%) Scrum
9 5 (16.67%) LAMP
9 5 (16.67%) Project Management

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Drupal also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Drupal. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (56.67%) CMS
2 4 (13.33%) Apache
3 3 (10.00%) Joomla!
3 3 (10.00%) WordPress
3 3 (10.00%) Magnolia
4 2 (6.67%) Confluence
4 2 (6.67%) Liferay
4 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 2 (6.67%) WebSphere
5 1 (3.33%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
1 2 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (6.67%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) MySQL
2 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (13.33%) Bitbucket
2 4 (13.33%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (10.00%) JIRA
4 1 (3.33%) FogBugz
4 1 (3.33%) Trac
4 1 (3.33%) Subversion
4 1 (3.33%) Mercurial
General
1 11 (36.67%) Marketing
2 5 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (10.00%) Finance
3 3 (10.00%) Dutch Language
3 3 (10.00%) French Language
4 1 (3.33%) Games
4 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 8 (26.67%) Digital Project Manager
3 5 (16.67%) Developer
3 5 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
4 4 (13.33%) Drupal Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Communications Officer
4 4 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Marketing Executive
5 3 (10.00%) Digital Marketing Executive
5 3 (10.00%) Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Relationships Manager
5 3 (10.00%) Business Manager
5 3 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Web Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Communications Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Web Project Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Web Manager
7 1 (3.33%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (3.33%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (43.33%) HTML
2 7 (23.33%) CSS
2 7 (23.33%) Web Services
3 6 (20.00%) XML
3 6 (20.00%) jQuery
3 6 (20.00%) REST
4 5 (16.67%) LAMP
5 3 (10.00%) HTML5
5 3 (10.00%) Flash
6 2 (6.67%) SOAP
6 2 (6.67%) .NET
6 2 (6.67%) J2EE
6 2 (6.67%) Ajax
6 2 (6.67%) CSS3
7 1 (3.33%) Sass
7 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
7 1 (3.33%) OOCSS
7 1 (3.33%) Apache Cordova
7 1 (3.33%) Symfony
7 1 (3.33%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Open Source
2 6 (20.00%) Social Media
3 2 (6.67%) Mobile Computing
3 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.67%) Smartphone
4 1 (3.33%) Wiki
4 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) SEO
2 8 (26.67%) Content Management
2 8 (26.67%) Kanban
2 8 (26.67%) E-Commerce
2 8 (26.67%) Analytics
3 7 (23.33%) CRM
4 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.00%) Email Marketing
4 6 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 6 (20.00%) Web Analytics
5 5 (16.67%) Scrum
5 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (16.67%) TDD
5 5 (16.67%) Project Management
5 5 (16.67%) B2B
5 5 (16.67%) B2C
5 5 (16.67%) DevOps
6 4 (13.33%) Performance Analysis
6 4 (13.33%) ITIL
6 4 (13.33%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) PHP
2 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (13.33%) Bash Shell
4 3 (10.00%) Java
5 1 (3.33%) Python
5 1 (3.33%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (10.00%) PMP
2 3 (10.00%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Vagrant
1 4 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle
1 3 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (6.67%) Google
2 2 (6.67%) Adobe
3 1 (3.33%) Akamai