The first table below looks at the demand for Drupal skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Drupal over the 3 months to 30 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 Bristol 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Drupal
Rank 59 49 60
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +11
Contract jobs citing Drupal 9 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.13% 0.18% 0.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.34% 1.22% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 3
Average daily rate
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£291 £250 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.20% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £250 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £270 £275
% change year-on-year
+20.37% -1.81%
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
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
142 82 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 17.82% 15.02% 19.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 52 107
Average daily rate £375 £331 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% +1.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £135 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 7
Average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% -24.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
Drupal
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Drupal
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Drupal Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Drupal
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Drupal Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Drupal
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Drupal across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Drupal Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Drupal
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Drupal Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 30 (100.00%) PHP
2 15 (50.00%) MySQL
2 15 (50.00%) HTML
3 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
4 11 (36.67%) Symfony
4 11 (36.67%) Zend
4 11 (36.67%) CodeIgniter
4 11 (36.67%) MVC
5 10 (33.33%) CSS
6 9 (30.00%) jQuery
7 8 (26.67%) Linux
7 8 (26.67%) LAMP
8 6 (20.00%) Sass
8 6 (20.00%) LESS
8 6 (20.00%) Digital Media
8 6 (20.00%) HTML5
9 5 (16.67%) Open Source
9 5 (16.67%) Ajax
9 5 (16.67%) UML
9 5 (16.67%) Jenkins
10 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (10.00%) Publishing
11 3 (10.00%) VMware
11 3 (10.00%) VLE
11 3 (10.00%) Samba
11 3 (10.00%) Debian
11 3 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (10.00%) Red Hat
11 3 (10.00%) Apache
11 3 (10.00%) Python

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 3 (10.00%) Apache
1 3 (10.00%) Moodle
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (50.00%) MySQL
2 3 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.33%) Subversion
General
1 3 (10.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (83.33%) Developer
2 18 (60.00%) Web Developer
3 16 (53.33%) PHP Developer
3 16 (53.33%) PHP Web Developer
4 13 (43.33%) Drupal Developer
5 7 (23.33%) PHP Zend Developer
6 6 (20.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (10.00%) Administrator
7 3 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Architect
8 1 (3.33%) Digital Project Manager
8 1 (3.33%) Senior PHP Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Senior PHP Web Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Linux Consultant
8 1 (3.33%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (50.00%) HTML
2 11 (36.67%) Symfony
2 11 (36.67%) CodeIgniter
3 10 (33.33%) CSS
4 9 (30.00%) jQuery
5 8 (26.67%) LAMP
6 6 (20.00%) Sass
6 6 (20.00%) LESS
6 6 (20.00%) HTML5
7 5 (16.67%) Ajax
8 3 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (6.67%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Digital Media
2 5 (16.67%) Open Source
3 3 (10.00%) VLE
4 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Linux
2 3 (10.00%) Debian
2 3 (10.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (10.00%) CentOS
2 3 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (10.00%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) MVC
2 5 (16.67%) UML
3 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (3.33%) Content Management
4 1 (3.33%) Release Management
4 1 (3.33%) OOP
4 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.33%) Scrum
4 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) PHP
2 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
1 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Samba
1 3 (10.00%) NFS
1 3 (10.00%) Xen
1 3 (10.00%) Postfix
1 3 (10.00%) Sendmail
1 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (10.00%) KVM
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Zend
2 3 (10.00%) VMware
2 3 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.67%) Twitter