The table below looks at the statistics for Drupal skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Drupal over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Drupal
Rank 67 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Drupal 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.38% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.97% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £313 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £21.50 £12.30
% change year-on-year
-48.83% +74.79%
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
101 97 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 12.93% 9.89% 20.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 47 75
Median daily rate £375 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 16
Median hourly rate £20.78 £25.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.88% +61.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.04 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.16 £34.00 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.15 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.41% +28.15%

Drupal
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Drupal as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Drupal within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 1 £300 - 1
Macclesfield - 1 £338 -
Drupal
North West

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Drupal also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Drupal.

1 7 (70.00%) HTML
1 7 (70.00%) CSS
1 7 (70.00%) Intranet
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (50.00%) PHP
4 4 (40.00%) Internet
5 3 (30.00%) Publishing
5 3 (30.00%) Skype for Business
5 3 (30.00%) Office 365
5 3 (30.00%) Skype
5 3 (30.00%) Records Management
6 2 (20.00%) Front End Development
6 2 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (20.00%) CMS
6 2 (20.00%) Web Design
6 2 (20.00%) BT
6 2 (20.00%) MySQL
6 2 (20.00%) Adobe
6 2 (20.00%) HP
7 1 (10.00%) Python
7 1 (10.00%) C++
7 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (10.00%) Marketing
7 1 (10.00%) Web Development
7 1 (10.00%) HTML5
7 1 (10.00%) CSS3
7 1 (10.00%) Migration
7 1 (10.00%) User Experience

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (20.00%) CMS
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
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
General
1 3 (30.00%) Publishing
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Drupal Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Digital Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Digital Technical Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Digital Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Drupal Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Technical Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Web Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) CSS
1 7 (70.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) CSS3
2 1 (10.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Records Management
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
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) 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