The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Drupal
Rank 55 41 50
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +9
Contract jobs citing Drupal 17 30 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.98% 3.19% 1.67%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.88% 16.04% 9.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 26 11
Average daily rate
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£375 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +9.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +102.70%
Drupal
South West

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

Application Platforms Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
172 187 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 20.00% 19.91% 16.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 136 72
Average daily rate £375 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +13.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
Average hourly rate £31.50 £18.50 £9.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.27% +105.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -5.26%

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
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 17 April 2015, 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 14 (53.85%) Java
2 12 (46.15%) Linux
3 10 (38.46%) HTML
4 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
5 8 (30.77%) PHP
5 8 (30.77%) Liferay
5 8 (30.77%) Content Management
5 8 (30.77%) jQuery
5 8 (30.77%) ForgeRock
6 6 (23.08%) OO
7 5 (19.23%) OOP
7 5 (19.23%) J2EE
7 5 (19.23%) MySQL
7 5 (19.23%) CSS
7 5 (19.23%) Digital Media
7 5 (19.23%) Open Source
8 4 (15.38%) HTML5
8 4 (15.38%) QA
8 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (15.38%) SQL
9 3 (11.54%) Web Services
9 3 (11.54%) UML
9 3 (11.54%) CRM
9 3 (11.54%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (11.54%) TIBCO
9 3 (11.54%) CMS
9 3 (11.54%) Ajax
9 3 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
10 2 (7.69%) Ansible

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 8 (30.77%) Liferay
2 3 (11.54%) CMS
3 1 (3.85%) ExpressionEngine
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon S3
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (7.69%) Retail
1 2 (7.69%) Marketing
2 1 (3.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) Developer
2 12 (46.15%) Drupal Developer
3 5 (19.23%) PHP Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) PHP Drupal Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Java Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Developer Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Service Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Web Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Services Manager
7 1 (3.85%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (38.46%) HTML
2 8 (30.77%) jQuery
3 5 (19.23%) J2EE
3 5 (19.23%) CSS
4 4 (15.38%) HTML5
5 3 (11.54%) Web Services
5 3 (11.54%) Ajax
6 1 (3.85%) LAMP
6 1 (3.85%) Memcached
6 1 (3.85%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Open Source
1 5 (19.23%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.85%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) CentOS
2 2 (7.69%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Content Management
2 6 (23.08%) OO
3 5 (19.23%) OOP
4 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.54%) UML
5 3 (11.54%) CRM
5 3 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (7.69%) DevOps
6 2 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.69%) ERP
7 1 (3.85%) Project Management
7 1 (3.85%) TDD
7 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.85%) Test Automation
7 1 (3.85%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) Java
2 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
3 8 (30.77%) PHP
4 4 (15.38%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Puppet
1 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (7.69%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) ForgeRock
2 3 (11.54%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (11.54%) TIBCO
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