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 2 March 2015 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Drupal
Rank 121 129 103
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -26
Contract jobs citing Drupal 9 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.31% 0.25% 0.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.02% 1.46% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 6
Average daily rate
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£338 £338 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +53.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £288 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £388 £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £18.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +80.72%
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
445 479 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 15.47% 16.98% 13.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 237 141
Average daily rate £378 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.13% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £235 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 21 19
Average hourly rate £19.00 £23.75 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -6.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.03 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £113.50 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -0.96%

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 2 March 2015.

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 2 March 2015. 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
Reading +9 8 £350 +27.27% 1
Slough -5 1 £175 -56.25%
Bracknell - 1 - - 1
Maidenhead - - - - 1
Drupal
South East

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 22 (61.11%) PHP
2 20 (55.56%) CMS
3 18 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 16 (44.44%) HTML
4 16 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (44.44%) jQuery
5 15 (41.67%) CSS
6 12 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 11 (30.56%) Marketing
7 11 (30.56%) XML
8 9 (25.00%) Linux
8 9 (25.00%) Open Source
8 9 (25.00%) HTML5
9 8 (22.22%) REST
9 8 (22.22%) Jenkins
9 8 (22.22%) MySQL
9 8 (22.22%) LAMP
9 8 (22.22%) Scrum
10 7 (19.44%) Apache
10 7 (19.44%) Python
10 7 (19.44%) CSS3
10 7 (19.44%) Mobile App
11 6 (16.67%) Vagrant
11 6 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
11 6 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
11 6 (16.67%) KVM
11 6 (16.67%) DevOps
11 6 (16.67%) Bash Shell
11 6 (16.67%) Puppet
11 6 (16.67%) Bitbucket

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 20 (55.56%) CMS
2 7 (19.44%) Apache
3 6 (16.67%) WordPress
4 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 2 (5.56%) WebSphere
5 2 (5.56%) Liferay
5 2 (5.56%) Apache Solr
6 1 (2.78%) Confluence
6 1 (2.78%) Joomla!
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Photoshop
1 4 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) MySQL
2 2 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 8 (22.22%) Jenkins
3 6 (16.67%) Bitbucket
4 4 (11.11%) Dreamweaver
4 4 (11.11%) Subversion
5 2 (5.56%) Grunt
5 2 (5.56%) Selenium
6 1 (2.78%) JIRA
General
1 11 (30.56%) Marketing
2 3 (8.33%) Portuguese Language
2 3 (8.33%) Spanish Language
3 2 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (5.56%) Italian Language
4 1 (2.78%) Czech Language
Job Titles
1 15 (41.67%) Developer
2 6 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 6 (16.67%) Digital Project Manager
3 5 (13.89%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Web Developer
5 3 (8.33%) PHP Developer
5 3 (8.33%) HTML Developer
5 3 (8.33%) WordPress Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Drupal Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) DevOps Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.56%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (44.44%) HTML
1 16 (44.44%) jQuery
2 15 (41.67%) CSS
3 11 (30.56%) XML
4 9 (25.00%) HTML5
5 8 (22.22%) REST
5 8 (22.22%) LAMP
6 7 (19.44%) CSS3
7 5 (13.89%) Web Services
8 4 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (8.33%) Ext JS
9 3 (8.33%) SOAP
10 2 (5.56%) .NET
10 2 (5.56%) Backbone.js
10 2 (5.56%) Django
10 2 (5.56%) YUI
10 2 (5.56%) Drush
11 1 (2.78%) XHTML
11 1 (2.78%) Sass
11 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Open Source
2 7 (19.44%) Mobile App
3 5 (13.89%) Social Media
4 4 (11.11%) Digital Media
4 4 (11.11%) E-Learning
4 4 (11.11%) Blog
5 1 (2.78%) FMCG
5 1 (2.78%) Learning Management System
5 1 (2.78%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.78%) Debian
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (22.22%) Scrum
3 6 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
3 6 (16.67%) DevOps
3 6 (16.67%) SEO
3 6 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 6 (16.67%) ITIL
3 6 (16.67%) Identity Management
4 5 (13.89%) MVC
4 5 (13.89%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (13.89%) Kanban
5 4 (11.11%) B2B
5 4 (11.11%) B2C
6 3 (8.33%) OO
7 2 (5.56%) Web Development
7 2 (5.56%) Email Marketing
7 2 (5.56%) Product Management
7 2 (5.56%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.56%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 22 (61.11%) PHP
2 18 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (19.44%) Python
4 6 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.56%) Java
5 2 (5.56%) Perl
5 2 (5.56%) SQL
6 1 (2.78%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (5.56%) Degree
3 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) Puppet
1 6 (16.67%) Vagrant
1 6 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.78%) Adobe
1 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
1 1 (2.78%) Zend
1 1 (2.78%) SendGrid
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