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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Drupal
Rank 120 123 73
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -50
Contract jobs citing Drupal 7 16 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.26% 0.55% 1.92%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.39% 2.99% 10.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 30
Average daily rate
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£325 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £319 £275
% change year-on-year
+0.39% +15.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +102.70%
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
504 536 445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.90% 18.27% 19.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 282 207
Average daily rate £375 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 25 45
Average hourly rate £21.00 £21.50 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.32% -8.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £11.50 £11.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £34.16 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.55 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.42% -7.89%

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 31 March 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 4 £313 -
Bedfordshire -4 2 £325 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £325 - 2
Suffolk -11 1 - -
Norfolk - - - - 1
Drupal
England

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 9 (100.00%) PHP
2 6 (66.67%) HTML
2 6 (66.67%) CSS
3 5 (55.56%) MySQL
3 5 (55.56%) Symfony
4 4 (44.44%) LAMP
4 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
5 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
5 3 (33.33%) Laravel
5 3 (33.33%) MVC
5 3 (33.33%) CMS
5 3 (33.33%) Subversion
5 3 (33.33%) Zend
6 2 (22.22%) Atlassian
6 2 (22.22%) PHP5
6 2 (22.22%) Stress Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Marketing
6 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
6 2 (22.22%) Web Development
6 2 (22.22%) Degree
6 2 (22.22%) Change Management
6 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
6 2 (22.22%) Internet
6 2 (22.22%) UML
6 2 (22.22%) OO
6 2 (22.22%) J2EE
6 2 (22.22%) Yii
6 2 (22.22%) CSS3
6 2 (22.22%) Mercurial

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 3 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (11.11%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) MySQL
2 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 3 (33.33%) Subversion
3 2 (22.22%) Mercurial
General
1 2 (22.22%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Drupal Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Architect
3 2 (22.22%) PHP Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Front-End Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) HTML
1 6 (66.67%) CSS
2 5 (55.56%) Symfony
3 4 (44.44%) LAMP
4 3 (33.33%) Laravel
5 2 (22.22%) Semantic HTML
5 2 (22.22%) J2EE
5 2 (22.22%) HTML5
5 2 (22.22%) Yii
5 2 (22.22%) CSS3
6 1 (11.11%) jQuery
6 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
2 2 (22.22%) Web Development
2 2 (22.22%) UML
2 2 (22.22%) OO
2 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) Stress Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Software Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) PHP
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) PHP5
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Zend
2 2 (22.22%) Atlassian