The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 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 City of London 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Drupal
Rank 185 181 181
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs citing Drupal 20 40 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.34% 0.56% 0.51%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.01% 3.43% 3.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 27 30
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£325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £410 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £270 £275
% change year-on-year
+20.37% -1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.30 £22.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-45.33% +36.36%
Application Platforms Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
995 1166 1328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.87% 16.41% 17.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 668 791 915
Average daily rate £405 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £264 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £576 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 57 38
Average hourly rate £18.48 £23.75 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.18% -12.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £12.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.20 £59.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
Drupal
London

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014, 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 24 (46.15%) HTML
1 24 (46.15%) CSS
2 23 (44.23%) CMS
3 22 (42.31%) JavaScript
4 18 (34.62%) PHP
5 15 (28.85%) MySQL
6 14 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (25.00%) Scrum
7 13 (25.00%) HTML5
8 12 (23.08%) CSS3
8 12 (23.08%) Open Source
9 11 (21.15%) jQuery
10 9 (17.31%) Responsive Web Design
11 8 (15.38%) Symfony
12 7 (13.46%) Content Management
12 7 (13.46%) Node.js
13 6 (11.54%) NoSQL
14 5 (9.62%) BDD
14 5 (9.62%) Kanban
14 5 (9.62%) Publishing
14 5 (9.62%) Twitter
14 5 (9.62%) AngularJS
14 5 (9.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (9.62%) User Stories
15 4 (7.69%) LAMP
15 4 (7.69%) SQL
15 4 (7.69%) SOAP
15 4 (7.69%) Web Services
15 4 (7.69%) Linux
15 4 (7.69%) ISEB

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 23 (44.23%) CMS
2 7 (13.46%) Node.js
3 4 (7.69%) WordPress
4 3 (5.77%) Joomla!
4 3 (5.77%) Apache
5 2 (3.85%) Mule
6 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.92%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.92%) Moodle
6 1 (1.92%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Magento
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.85%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) Intranet
2 2 (3.85%) Extranet
3 1 (1.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (28.85%) MySQL
2 6 (11.54%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.85%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Subversion
1 4 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.85%) Selenium
2 2 (3.85%) PHPUnit
3 1 (1.92%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.92%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.92%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.92%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (9.62%) Publishing
2 3 (5.77%) Marketing
2 3 (5.77%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.85%) Finance
4 1 (1.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (59.62%) Developer
2 18 (34.62%) Drupal Developer
3 12 (23.08%) Analyst
4 10 (19.23%) Business Analyst
5 7 (13.46%) PHP Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Agile Business Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.77%) PHP Drupal Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Content Editor
8 2 (3.85%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Technical Business Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Test Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Web Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Senior Developer
9 1 (1.92%) Senior Business Analyst
9 1 (1.92%) Lead Developer
9 1 (1.92%) Senior Analyst
9 1 (1.92%) Technical Analyst
9 1 (1.92%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (46.15%) HTML
1 24 (46.15%) CSS
2 13 (25.00%) HTML5
3 12 (23.08%) CSS3
4 11 (21.15%) jQuery
5 8 (15.38%) Symfony
6 5 (9.62%) AngularJS
6 5 (9.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (7.69%) LAMP
7 4 (7.69%) Ajax
7 4 (7.69%) SOAP
7 4 (7.69%) Web Services
8 3 (5.77%) XML
8 3 (5.77%) RESTful
9 2 (3.85%) XHTML
9 2 (3.85%) CodeIgniter
9 2 (3.85%) CakePHP
9 2 (3.85%) script.aculo.us
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.08%) Open Source
2 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.85%) W3C
4 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.92%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.92%) VLE
4 1 (1.92%) Social Media
4 1 (1.92%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (25.00%) Scrum
3 9 (17.31%) Responsive Web Design
4 7 (13.46%) Content Management
5 5 (9.62%) Kanban
5 5 (9.62%) BDD
5 5 (9.62%) User Stories
6 3 (5.77%) Web Design
6 3 (5.77%) PRINCE2
6 3 (5.77%) Project Management
7 2 (3.85%) OO
7 2 (3.85%) UML
7 2 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.85%) TDD
7 2 (3.85%) System Testing
7 2 (3.85%) Web Application Development
7 2 (3.85%) Document Management
7 2 (3.85%) Critical Path Analysis
7 2 (3.85%) Automated Testing
7 2 (3.85%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (42.31%) JavaScript
2 18 (34.62%) PHP
3 4 (7.69%) SQL
4 2 (3.85%) PHP5
4 2 (3.85%) Java
5 1 (1.92%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) ISEB
1 4 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.92%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (9.62%) Twitter
2 4 (7.69%) Zend
3 2 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle
4 1 (1.92%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.92%) Sitecore
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