The first table below looks at the demand for Drupal skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge 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 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 Cambridge 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Drupal
Rank - 35 51
Contract jobs citing Drupal 0 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - 2.61% 0.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 11.76% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 1
Average daily rate - £300 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +71.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £18.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+102.70% -28.84%
Application Platforms Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
84 85 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 23.08% 22.19% 16.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 28 29
Average daily rate £375 £268 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.18% -11.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £187 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 13
Average hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.65 £23.43 £33.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £35.00 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Drupal
Cambridgeshire

Drupal
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Drupal Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Drupal
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Drupal Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge