The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Berkshire region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Drupal
Rank 108 98 127
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +29
Contract jobs citing Drupal 14 21 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.57% 0.87% 0.29%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.11% 4.96% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 8
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£300 £400 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +77.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £199 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £425 £263
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £250 £270
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -7.40%
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%
Application Platforms Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
450 423 432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 18.38% 17.54% 13.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 195 200
Average daily rate £350 £400 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +15.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 19 21
Average hourly rate £15.50 £19.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.42% -24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.75 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £27.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -
Drupal
South East

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
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 11 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Bracknell - 7 - - 1
Wokingham - 2 £289 -
Reading -7 1 £350 -12.50% 2
Slough - - - -
Windsor - - - -
Maidenhead - - - - 1
Drupal
South East

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 18 (81.82%) HTML
2 15 (68.18%) JavaScript
3 12 (54.55%) PHP
3 12 (54.55%) CSS
4 10 (45.45%) TDD
5 9 (40.91%) CMS
6 8 (36.36%) Content Management
6 8 (36.36%) E-Commerce
7 7 (31.82%) CRM
7 7 (31.82%) Web Services
7 7 (31.82%) XML
7 7 (31.82%) Automated Testing
7 7 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (27.27%) Marketing
8 6 (27.27%) Email Marketing
8 6 (27.27%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (27.27%) Social Media
8 6 (27.27%) Analytics
8 6 (27.27%) Web Analytics
8 6 (27.27%) LAMP
8 6 (27.27%) SEO
8 6 (27.27%) SQL
8 6 (27.27%) MySQL
9 5 (22.73%) SOAP
9 5 (22.73%) OO
9 5 (22.73%) B2B
9 5 (22.73%) B2C
9 5 (22.73%) BDD
9 5 (22.73%) jQuery
10 4 (18.18%) Web Testing

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 9 (40.91%) CMS
2 3 (13.64%) Joomla!
2 3 (13.64%) WordPress
2 3 (13.64%) Magnolia
3 2 (9.09%) Liferay
3 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
3 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.55%) Apache
4 1 (4.55%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
1 2 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (9.09%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Dreamweaver
1 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 4 (18.18%) PHPUnit
1 4 (18.18%) Behat
1 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.09%) Bitbucket
3 1 (4.55%) FogBugz
3 1 (4.55%) Trac
3 1 (4.55%) Mercurial
3 1 (4.55%) JIRA
3 1 (4.55%) Selenium
General
1 6 (27.27%) Marketing
2 3 (13.64%) Dutch Language
2 3 (13.64%) French Language
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Games
3 2 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) PHP Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Drupal Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Communications Officer
4 3 (13.64%) Digital Marketing Executive
4 3 (13.64%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 3 (13.64%) PHP Drupal Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Relationships Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Business Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Marketing Executive
5 2 (9.09%) Web Project Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Web Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Communications Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.55%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (81.82%) HTML
2 12 (54.55%) CSS
3 7 (31.82%) Web Services
3 7 (31.82%) XML
4 6 (27.27%) LAMP
5 5 (22.73%) jQuery
5 5 (22.73%) SOAP
6 4 (18.18%) Ajax
6 4 (18.18%) REST
7 3 (13.64%) Flash
8 2 (9.09%) .NET
8 2 (9.09%) J2EE
8 2 (9.09%) JSON
8 2 (9.09%) HTML5
9 1 (4.55%) Sphinx
9 1 (4.55%) CSS3
9 1 (4.55%) Symfony
9 1 (4.55%) YUI
9 1 (4.55%) RESTful
9 1 (4.55%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Social Media
2 2 (9.09%) Mobile Computing
2 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 2 (9.09%) Smartphone
2 2 (9.09%) Open Source
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Wiki
3 1 (4.55%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) TDD
2 8 (36.36%) Content Management
2 8 (36.36%) E-Commerce
3 7 (31.82%) CRM
3 7 (31.82%) Automated Testing
3 7 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (27.27%) Web Analytics
4 6 (27.27%) Email Marketing
4 6 (27.27%) Digital Marketing
4 6 (27.27%) Analytics
4 6 (27.27%) SEO
5 5 (22.73%) OO
5 5 (22.73%) B2B
5 5 (22.73%) B2C
5 5 (22.73%) BDD
6 4 (18.18%) Web Development
6 4 (18.18%) Web Testing
6 4 (18.18%) Project Management
7 3 (13.64%) E-business
7 3 (13.64%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) JavaScript
2 12 (54.55%) PHP
3 6 (27.27%) SQL
4 3 (13.64%) PHP5
4 3 (13.64%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) PMP
1 3 (13.64%) PMI Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Vagrant
1 2 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle
1 3 (13.64%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (9.09%) Google
Berkshire
CK Group
Rate: £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 35-45 Per Hour Long term contract opportunity
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £325 - £350 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Vadis People
Rate: £340 to £355 per day
Posted: 3 days ago