The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Drupal
Rank 123 119 80
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -39
Contract jobs citing Drupal 5 9 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.20% 0.39% 1.79%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.12% 2.16% 8.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 28
Average daily rate
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£381 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £338 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £415 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £23.00
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 of England region.

Application Platforms Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
446 416 495
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.44% 18.24% 20.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 229 245
Average daily rate £375 £370 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £190 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 36 46
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% -23.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.71 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £34.75 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

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
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 30 January 2015. 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
Hertfordshire - 4 £381 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - - 7
Bedfordshire - - - - 1
Norfolk - - - - 6
Suffolk - - - -
Drupal
England

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 12 (92.31%) PHP
2 11 (84.62%) HTML
2 11 (84.62%) CSS
3 7 (53.85%) MySQL
4 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
5 4 (30.77%) CMS
5 4 (30.77%) LAMP
5 4 (30.77%) Symfony
5 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
6 3 (23.08%) MVC
7 2 (15.38%) Semantic HTML
7 2 (15.38%) Mercurial
7 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
7 2 (15.38%) Yii
7 2 (15.38%) Laravel
7 2 (15.38%) Zend
7 2 (15.38%) Atlassian
7 2 (15.38%) PHP5
7 2 (15.38%) Stress Testing
7 2 (15.38%) WordPress
7 2 (15.38%) Subversion
7 2 (15.38%) J2EE
7 2 (15.38%) Change Management
7 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
7 2 (15.38%) Degree
7 2 (15.38%) Joomla!
7 2 (15.38%) UML
7 2 (15.38%) OO
7 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
7 2 (15.38%) Internet

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 4 (30.77%) CMS
2 2 (15.38%) WordPress
2 2 (15.38%) Joomla!
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) MySQL
2 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 2 (15.38%) Mercurial
2 2 (15.38%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 9 (69.23%) Drupal Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (7.69%) PHP Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Front-End Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) PHP Joomla! Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) HTML
1 11 (84.62%) CSS
2 4 (30.77%) LAMP
2 4 (30.77%) Symfony
3 2 (15.38%) Semantic HTML
3 2 (15.38%) Yii
3 2 (15.38%) Laravel
3 2 (15.38%) J2EE
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
4 1 (7.69%) XHTML
4 1 (7.69%) .NET
4 1 (7.69%) JSON
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
4 1 (7.69%) Ajax
4 1 (7.69%) jQuery
4 1 (7.69%) CSS3
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (7.69%) HTML5
4 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) MVC
2 2 (15.38%) Stress Testing
2 2 (15.38%) Change Management
2 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
2 2 (15.38%) UML
2 2 (15.38%) OO
2 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
3 1 (7.69%) Web Development
3 1 (7.69%) Content Management
3 1 (7.69%) Scrum
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Usability Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) PHP
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) PHP5
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Zend
1 2 (15.38%) Atlassian
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