The table below looks at the statistics for Drupal skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Drupal over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Drupal
Rank 143 172 188
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +16
Contract jobs citing Drupal 10 16 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.32% 0.31% 0.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.05% 1.78% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 11
Average daily rate £375 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £350 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £314 £316 £275
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Drupal
London

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

Application Platforms Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
487 899 1032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.48% 17.49% 17.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 661 722
Average daily rate £425 £415 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £261 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £589
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 20 19
Average hourly rate £19.50 £20.45 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.62% +9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £14.40 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £31.00 £49.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

Drupal
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Drupal Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Drupal
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Drupal Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Drupal
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Drupal across the City of London region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Drupal Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Drupal
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Drupal across the City of London region.

Drupal Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 22 (68.75%) HTML
2 21 (65.63%) PHP
2 21 (65.63%) CSS
3 20 (62.50%) JavaScript
4 14 (43.75%) CMS
5 13 (40.63%) jQuery
6 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (31.25%) MySQL
7 9 (28.13%) Linux
7 9 (28.13%) Apache
7 9 (28.13%) HTML5
8 8 (25.00%) Web Development
8 8 (25.00%) LAMP
9 7 (21.88%) Marketing
9 7 (21.88%) CSS3
10 6 (18.75%) Telecoms
10 6 (18.75%) Finance
10 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (15.63%) SAP
11 5 (15.63%) Electronics
11 5 (15.63%) Manufacturing
11 5 (15.63%) Programme Management
11 5 (15.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 5 (15.63%) Front End Development
11 5 (15.63%) Digital Marketing
12 4 (12.50%) AngularJS
13 3 (9.38%) Responsive Web Design
13 3 (9.38%) Drush
13 3 (9.38%) MongoDB
13 3 (9.38%) Ubuntu

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 14 (43.75%) CMS
2 9 (28.13%) Apache
3 3 (9.38%) WordPress
4 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (3.13%) CoreMedia CMS
5 1 (3.13%) JBoss
5 1 (3.13%) Liferay
5 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
5 1 (3.13%) nginx
5 1 (3.13%) Skype for Business
5 1 (3.13%) SugarCRM
5 1 (3.13%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (15.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon Glacier
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon S3
1 1 (3.13%) Force.com
1 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Firewall
1 1 (3.13%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) MySQL
2 3 (9.38%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.13%) Pentaho
3 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.13%) gulp
2 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.13%) JIRA
2 1 (3.13%) PHPUnit
2 1 (3.13%) Selenium
2 1 (3.13%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (3.13%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (21.88%) Marketing
2 6 (18.75%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Telecoms
3 5 (15.63%) Electronics
3 5 (15.63%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.13%) Automotive
4 1 (3.13%) Publishing
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (81.25%) Developer
2 19 (59.38%) Drupal Developer
3 9 (28.13%) Senior Developer
3 9 (28.13%) Senior Drupal Developer
4 6 (18.75%) PHP Developer
5 4 (12.50%) CMS Developer
5 4 (12.50%) LAMP Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Senior LAMP Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (9.38%) Lead Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Architect
7 2 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (6.25%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 2 (6.25%) PHP Web Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Team Leader
7 2 (6.25%) Web Developer
8 1 (3.13%) 3rd Line Support
8 1 (3.13%) Digital Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.13%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (68.75%) HTML
2 21 (65.63%) CSS
3 13 (40.63%) jQuery
4 9 (28.13%) HTML5
5 8 (25.00%) LAMP
6 7 (21.88%) CSS3
7 4 (12.50%) AngularJS
8 3 (9.38%) Drush
9 2 (6.25%) React
9 2 (6.25%) Symfony
9 2 (6.25%) Web Services
10 1 (3.13%) .NET
10 1 (3.13%) Backbone.js
10 1 (3.13%) Middleware
10 1 (3.13%) RESTful
10 1 (3.13%) Sass
10 1 (3.13%) Spring
10 1 (3.13%) WebCenter
10 1 (3.13%) XHTML
10 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.13%) Copywriting
1 1 (3.13%) FMCG
1 1 (3.13%) NHS
1 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) Ubuntu
2 3 (9.38%) Windows
3 2 (6.25%) Unix
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.13%) Android
4 1 (3.13%) Debian
4 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.00%) Web Development
3 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (15.63%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (15.63%) Front End Development
4 5 (15.63%) Programme Management
5 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
5 3 (9.38%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (6.25%) OO
6 2 (6.25%) Open Source
6 2 (6.25%) Web Design
7 1 (3.13%) Automation Testing
7 1 (3.13%) Data Security
7 1 (3.13%) High Availability
7 1 (3.13%) Manual Testing
7 1 (3.13%) Project Management
7 1 (3.13%) SEO
7 1 (3.13%) TDD
7 1 (3.13%) Test Scripting
7 1 (3.13%) Website Architecture
Programming Languages
1 21 (65.63%) PHP
2 20 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.38%) SQL
4 2 (6.25%) Java
5 1 (3.13%) C#
5 1 (3.13%) Jython
5 1 (3.13%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) SAP
2 2 (6.25%) Zend
3 1 (3.13%) Adobe
3 1 (3.13%) Google
3 1 (3.13%) HP
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.13%) Talend
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £525 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago