The first table below looks at the demand for Drupal skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Drupal over the 3 months to 29 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 East of England 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Drupal
Rank 131 114 131
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +17
Contract jobs citing Drupal 14 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.46% 0.17% 0.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.75% 0.96% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 9
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £217 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £325 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £268 £275
% change year-on-year
+21.49% -2.72%
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
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
509 418 542
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 16.79% 17.47% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 175 247
Average daily rate £375 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £180 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £451 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 52 39
Average hourly rate £21.75 £25.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.55 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £38.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
Drupal
England

Drupal
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Drupal Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Drupal
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Drupal Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Drupal
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Drupal across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Drupal Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Drupal
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 29 July 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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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
Norfolk - 6 £325 - 1
Bedfordshire - 5 £205 - 2
Hertfordshire - 2 £365 - 1
Suffolk -16 1 - - 1
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Essex - - - -
Drupal
England

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 30 (90.91%) PHP
2 22 (66.67%) HTML
3 21 (63.64%) CSS
4 14 (42.42%) jQuery
5 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
6 11 (33.33%) MySQL
7 10 (30.30%) HTML5
8 9 (27.27%) CSS3
9 7 (21.21%) MVC
10 6 (18.18%) Python
11 5 (15.15%) Java
11 5 (15.15%) WordPress
11 5 (15.15%) Zend
12 4 (12.12%) Unit Testing
12 4 (12.12%) TDD
12 4 (12.12%) Web Development
12 4 (12.12%) SOAP
12 4 (12.12%) XHTML
12 4 (12.12%) ISO 9001
12 4 (12.12%) Intranet
12 4 (12.12%) Internet
12 4 (12.12%) Extranet
12 4 (12.12%) Code Coverage
12 4 (12.12%) Publishing
12 4 (12.12%) Kindle
13 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
13 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
13 3 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
13 3 (9.09%) CMS
13 3 (9.09%) .NET

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 5 (15.15%) WordPress
2 3 (9.09%) CMS
3 2 (6.06%) Joomla!
4 1 (3.03%) Apache
4 1 (3.03%) Moodle
4 1 (3.03%) Node.js
4 1 (3.03%) Apache Pig
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) Intranet
1 4 (12.12%) Internet
1 4 (12.12%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.03%) Apache Hive
2 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.03%) Big Data
2 1 (3.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Ant
1 3 (9.09%) JUnit
1 3 (9.09%) Maven
1 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (12.12%) Publishing
2 1 (3.03%) Marketing
2 1 (3.03%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 30 (90.91%) Developer
2 21 (63.64%) Drupal Developer
3 9 (27.27%) PHP Developer
4 7 (21.21%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Web Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Front-End Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Java Architect
6 3 (9.09%) Architect
7 2 (6.06%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Java Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Technical Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Java Technical Architect
7 2 (6.06%) MySQL Developer
7 2 (6.06%) PHP Web Developer
8 1 (3.03%) E-Learning Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Interactive Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (66.67%) HTML
2 21 (63.64%) CSS
3 14 (42.42%) jQuery
4 10 (30.30%) HTML5
5 9 (27.27%) CSS3
6 4 (12.12%) SOAP
6 4 (12.12%) XHTML
7 3 (9.09%) .NET
7 3 (9.09%) Spring
7 3 (9.09%) Spring MVC
8 2 (6.06%) JSON
8 2 (6.06%) Zend Framework
8 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
8 2 (6.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (6.06%) REST
9 1 (3.03%) Apache Camel
9 1 (3.03%) Backbone.js
9 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
9 1 (3.03%) OSGi
9 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Kindle
2 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.03%) E-Learning
3 1 (3.03%) Animation
3 1 (3.03%) DataPower
3 1 (3.03%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) MVC
2 4 (12.12%) TDD
2 4 (12.12%) Web Development
2 4 (12.12%) Code Coverage
2 4 (12.12%) Unit Testing
3 3 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (6.06%) Usability Testing
4 2 (6.06%) Scrum
4 2 (6.06%) Web Design
4 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.06%) CRM
4 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.03%) SOA
5 1 (3.03%) UML
5 1 (3.03%) OOP
5 1 (3.03%) OO
5 1 (3.03%) Migration
5 1 (3.03%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (3.03%) Web Application Development
5 1 (3.03%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (90.91%) PHP
2 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
3 6 (18.18%) Python
4 5 (15.15%) Java
5 2 (6.06%) SQL
5 2 (6.06%) PHP5
6 1 (3.03%) Groovy
6 1 (3.03%) Scala
6 1 (3.03%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) ISO 9001
2 2 (6.06%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Zend
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