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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Drupal
Rank 68 56 50
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -6
Contract jobs citing Drupal 2 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.22% 1.29% 0.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.32% 7.33% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 1
Average daily rate
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£325 £310 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% +24.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
-9.23% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £12.30 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+74.79% -45.33%
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
152 150 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 16.54% 17.63% 14.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 113 46
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £250 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £438 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Average hourly rate £100.00 £22.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+354.54% +76.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

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 28 August 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 12 (80.00%) Java
2 10 (66.67%) Linux
2 10 (66.67%) Content Management
3 7 (46.67%) HTML
3 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
4 6 (40.00%) CSS
4 6 (40.00%) jQuery
4 6 (40.00%) Liferay
4 6 (40.00%) ForgeRock
5 5 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (33.33%) CMS
5 5 (33.33%) OOP
5 5 (33.33%) OO
5 5 (33.33%) CRM
5 5 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (33.33%) TIBCO
5 5 (33.33%) Web Services
5 5 (33.33%) J2EE
6 4 (26.67%) PHP
6 4 (26.67%) SQL
6 4 (26.67%) SDLC
7 3 (20.00%) Open Source
8 2 (13.33%) MySQL
8 2 (13.33%) HTML5
8 2 (13.33%) CSS3
9 1 (6.67%) Digital Media
9 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
9 1 (6.67%) UML
9 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (6.67%) Ajax

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 6 (40.00%) Liferay
2 5 (33.33%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
General
1 1 (6.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Drupal Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Analyst
4 5 (33.33%) Developer Analyst
5 4 (26.67%) Java Developer
6 3 (20.00%) Web Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
7 1 (6.67%) PHP Developer
7 1 (6.67%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (6.67%) PHP Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) HTML
2 6 (40.00%) CSS
2 6 (40.00%) jQuery
3 5 (33.33%) Web Services
3 5 (33.33%) J2EE
4 2 (13.33%) HTML5
4 2 (13.33%) CSS3
5 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (6.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Content Management
2 5 (33.33%) OOP
2 5 (33.33%) OO
2 5 (33.33%) CRM
2 5 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (26.67%) SDLC
4 3 (20.00%) Open Source
5 1 (6.67%) UML
5 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) Java
2 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (26.67%) PHP
3 4 (26.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) ForgeRock
2 5 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (33.33%) TIBCO