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 16 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 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Drupal
Rank 182 178 196
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +18
Contract jobs citing Drupal 33 27 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.50% 0.43% 0.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.91% 2.60% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 23 14
Average daily rate £325 £340 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £425 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £278
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -0.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £18.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+102.70% -28.84%
Application Platforms Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1134 1040 1182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.11% 16.48% 14.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 812 704 758
Average daily rate £388 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £571 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 37 39
Average hourly rate £22.00 £30.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.90 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.50 £135.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -2.56%
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 16 April 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 16 April 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 31 (56.36%) PHP
2 30 (54.55%) HTML
3 29 (52.73%) CSS
4 26 (47.27%) MySQL
5 25 (45.45%) JavaScript
6 24 (43.64%) CMS
7 15 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (23.64%) jQuery
9 12 (21.82%) Git (software)
9 12 (21.82%) HTML5
10 11 (20.00%) CSS3
11 10 (18.18%) Symfony
11 10 (18.18%) Linux
12 8 (14.55%) Zend
12 8 (14.55%) Open Source
12 8 (14.55%) Responsive Web Design
13 7 (12.73%) Subversion
13 7 (12.73%) LAMP
13 7 (12.73%) Scrum
13 7 (12.73%) Apache
14 6 (10.91%) Publishing
14 6 (10.91%) Web Design
14 6 (10.91%) Intranet
15 5 (9.09%) Finance
15 5 (9.09%) Web Services
15 5 (9.09%) Content Management
15 5 (9.09%) CakePHP
15 5 (9.09%) Joomla!
16 4 (7.27%) Web Development
16 4 (7.27%) Ajax

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 24 (43.64%) CMS
2 7 (12.73%) Apache
3 5 (9.09%) Joomla!
4 4 (7.27%) Node.js
5 3 (5.45%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.64%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (3.64%) Mule
6 2 (3.64%) WordPress
6 2 (3.64%) ExpressionEngine
6 2 (3.64%) Apache Solr
6 2 (3.64%) SugarCRM
6 2 (3.64%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.82%) Moodle
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.82%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.64%) Heroku
3 1 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.91%) Intranet
2 4 (7.27%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (47.27%) MySQL
2 4 (7.27%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.64%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.64%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (21.82%) Git (software)
2 7 (12.73%) Subversion
3 2 (3.64%) Mercurial
3 2 (3.64%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.82%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.82%) Selenium
General
1 6 (10.91%) Publishing
2 5 (9.09%) Finance
3 4 (7.27%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (5.45%) Retail
5 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (67.27%) Developer
2 20 (36.36%) Drupal Developer
3 16 (29.09%) PHP Developer
4 10 (18.18%) Analyst
5 8 (14.55%) Business Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.45%) Web Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.45%) Administrator
7 3 (5.45%) Contracts Manager
7 3 (5.45%) PHP Drupal Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Security Project Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Web Test Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) PHP Web Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Security Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Web Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Technical Business Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) QA Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (54.55%) HTML
2 29 (52.73%) CSS
3 13 (23.64%) jQuery
4 12 (21.82%) HTML5
5 11 (20.00%) CSS3
6 10 (18.18%) Symfony
7 7 (12.73%) LAMP
8 5 (9.09%) Web Services
8 5 (9.09%) CakePHP
9 4 (7.27%) Ajax
9 4 (7.27%) AngularJS
10 3 (5.45%) XHTML
10 3 (5.45%) SOAP
10 3 (5.45%) RESTful
11 2 (3.64%) CodeIgniter
11 2 (3.64%) Django
11 2 (3.64%) script.aculo.us
11 2 (3.64%) Google Maps API
11 2 (3.64%) XML
11 2 (3.64%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Open Source
2 3 (5.45%) Kindle
2 3 (5.45%) W3C
3 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.18%) Linux
2 4 (7.27%) UNIX
3 1 (1.82%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (14.55%) Responsive Web Design
3 7 (12.73%) Scrum
4 6 (10.91%) Web Design
5 5 (9.09%) Content Management
6 4 (7.27%) Web Development
6 4 (7.27%) OOP
6 4 (7.27%) OO
7 3 (5.45%) OO PHP
7 3 (5.45%) Project Management
7 3 (5.45%) MVC
7 3 (5.45%) PRINCE2
7 3 (5.45%) Business Analysis
7 3 (5.45%) Kanban
8 2 (3.64%) Web Testing
8 2 (3.64%) Automated Testing
8 2 (3.64%) TDD
8 2 (3.64%) UML
8 2 (3.64%) Migration
8 2 (3.64%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 31 (56.36%) PHP
2 25 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.45%) Python
3 3 (5.45%) SQL
4 2 (3.64%) PHP5
4 2 (3.64%) Java
5 1 (1.82%) C
5 1 (1.82%) Perl
5 1 (1.82%) Ruby
5 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (5.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 3 (5.45%) Degree
1 3 (5.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 3 (5.45%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.64%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.64%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (14.55%) Zend
2 4 (7.27%) Twitter
3 2 (3.64%) Sitecore
3 2 (3.64%) EPiServer
3 2 (3.64%) Google
3 2 (3.64%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.64%) Facebook
City Of London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £280 - £350 per day
Posted: 20 days ago