The table below looks at the statistics for Drupal skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Drupal over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Drupal
Rank 86 94 93
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Contract jobs citing Drupal 8 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.50% 0.38% 0.063%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.82% 2.76% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 0
Average daily rate
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£250 £265 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £285 £250
% change year-on-year
+8.77% +14.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.88 £39.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-31.96% +139.39%
Drupal
England

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

Application Platforms Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
284 217 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 17.60% 13.66% 14.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 122 125
Average daily rate £375 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £139 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £448 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 18 20
Average hourly rate £24.00 £12.45 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+92.77% -0.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £10.80 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £21.50 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -7.89%

Drupal
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Drupal Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Drupal
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Drupal Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Drupal
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Drupal across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Drupal Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Drupal
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Drupal within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. 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
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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
Leicestershire +14 6 £228 -39.33% 1
Northamptonshire - 2 £314 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 1 £250 - 2
Derbyshire - - - -
Drupal
England

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 11 (84.62%) HTML
2 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 10 (76.92%) CSS
2 10 (76.92%) WordPress
3 9 (69.23%) PHP
4 7 (53.85%) MySQL
4 7 (53.85%) Adobe
5 6 (46.15%) jQuery
5 6 (46.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (38.46%) HTML5
6 5 (38.46%) Photoshop
6 5 (38.46%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (30.77%) CMS
7 4 (30.77%) LAMP
8 3 (23.08%) Content Management
8 3 (23.08%) Web Development
8 3 (23.08%) Joomla!
8 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
8 3 (23.08%) Dreamweaver
8 3 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (23.08%) Publishing
8 3 (23.08%) PHP5
9 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (15.38%) Twitter
9 2 (15.38%) CSS3
9 2 (15.38%) User Experience
9 2 (15.38%) InDesign
10 1 (7.69%) C#
10 1 (7.69%) Marketing
10 1 (7.69%) Symfony

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 10 (76.92%) WordPress
2 4 (30.77%) CMS
3 3 (23.08%) Joomla!
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 5 (38.46%) Photoshop
2 5 (38.46%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (15.38%) InDesign
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (23.08%) Publishing
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Web Developer
3 5 (38.46%) PHP Developer
4 2 (15.38%) MySQL Developer
4 2 (15.38%) PHP Web Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Web Designer
4 2 (15.38%) Designer
4 2 (15.38%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (7.69%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) HTML
2 10 (76.92%) CSS
3 6 (46.15%) jQuery
4 5 (38.46%) HTML5
5 4 (30.77%) LAMP
6 3 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (15.38%) CSS3
8 1 (7.69%) Sass
8 1 (7.69%) LESS
8 1 (7.69%) XML
8 1 (7.69%) XHTML
8 1 (7.69%) .NET
8 1 (7.69%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) Open Source
2 1 (7.69%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
1 3 (23.08%) Content Management
1 3 (23.08%) Web Development
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) MVC
3 1 (7.69%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 9 (69.23%) PHP
3 3 (23.08%) PHP5
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Adobe
2 2 (15.38%) Twitter
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
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