The table below looks at the statistics for Drupal skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Drupal over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Drupal
Rank 65 - 76
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Drupal 10 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.06% - 0.22%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.63% - 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 1
Average daily rate £300 - £245
UK excluding London average daily rate £314 £316 £275
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Drupal
North 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 Cheshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
131 142 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 13.88% 18.42% 14.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 64 56
Average daily rate £400 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £200 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £463 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 9 19
Average hourly rate £20.00 £14.81 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.08% -44.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.23 £27.25 £40.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

Drupal
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Drupal Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Drupal
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Drupal Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Drupal
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Drupal across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Drupal Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Drupal
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Drupal within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
Chester - 3 £275 - 5
Warrington - 3 £625 -
Wilmslow - 3 £300 -
Drupal
North West

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (70.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) CSS
2 7 (70.00%) Intranet
3 6 (60.00%) PHP
4 5 (50.00%) CMS
5 4 (40.00%) Internet
6 3 (30.00%) Publishing
6 3 (30.00%) LAMP
6 3 (30.00%) Content Management
6 3 (30.00%) jQuery
6 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (30.00%) WordPress
6 3 (30.00%) Android
6 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
6 3 (30.00%) Skype for Business
6 3 (30.00%) Node.js
6 3 (30.00%) PhoneGap
6 3 (30.00%) Office 365
6 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
6 3 (30.00%) Mobile Application Development
6 3 (30.00%) DevOps
6 3 (30.00%) Skype
6 3 (30.00%) SDLC
6 3 (30.00%) Records Management
7 2 (20.00%) Front End Development
7 2 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (20.00%) Web Design
7 2 (20.00%) BT

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 5 (50.00%) CMS
2 3 (30.00%) Node.js
2 3 (30.00%) Skype for Business
2 3 (30.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) Intranet
2 4 (40.00%) Internet
3 3 (30.00%) Skype
General
1 3 (30.00%) Publishing
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Web Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Architect
3 3 (30.00%) PHP Developer
3 3 (30.00%) PHP Web Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Digital Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Digital Technical Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Designer
5 1 (10.00%) Network Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Digital Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Technical Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) CSS
1 7 (70.00%) HTML
2 3 (30.00%) jQuery
2 3 (30.00%) LAMP
2 3 (30.00%) PhoneGap
3 1 (10.00%) CSS3
3 1 (10.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Android
1 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Content Management
1 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (30.00%) DevOps
1 3 (30.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 3 (30.00%) Records Management
1 3 (30.00%) SDLC
2 2 (20.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (20.00%) Web Design
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) Python
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Adobe
1 2 (20.00%) BT
1 2 (20.00%) HP
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