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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Drupal over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Drupal
Rank 114 113 132
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +19
Contract jobs citing Drupal 16 22 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.65% 0.78% 0.45%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.01% 4.04% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 11
Median daily rate £325 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £331 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.41% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.25 £28.75 -
% change year-on-year
+19.13% -
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
399 545 646
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 16.21% 19.26% 20.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 302 420
Median daily rate £375 £350 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 37 37
Median hourly rate £31.50 £31.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.61% +47.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.00 £13.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.75 £34.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £21.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+27.90% +21.12%

Drupal
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing Drupal as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Drupal Hourly 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Drupal within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +5 9 - - 2
Cambridgeshire +13 5 £325 +8.33% 3
Suffolk +3 1 £400 +14.28%
Bedfordshire -5 1 - -
Drupal
England

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Drupal also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Drupal.

1 24 (80.00%) PHP
2 18 (60.00%) MySQL
3 12 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 12 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 11 (36.67%) CSS
4 11 (36.67%) HTML
4 11 (36.67%) Java
5 10 (33.33%) Python
5 10 (33.33%) Linux
5 10 (33.33%) E-Commerce
6 9 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (30.00%) CMS
6 9 (30.00%) Subversion
6 9 (30.00%) Ruby
6 9 (30.00%) IBM
6 9 (30.00%) Firewall
6 9 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (30.00%) Unix
6 9 (30.00%) AIX
6 9 (30.00%) SQL
6 9 (30.00%) Oracle
6 9 (30.00%) DB2
6 9 (30.00%) Ant
6 9 (30.00%) hybris
6 9 (30.00%) Puppet
6 9 (30.00%) Magento
6 9 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (30.00%) Mentoring
6 9 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 9 (30.00%) Software Delivery

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 9 (30.00%) CMS
3 6 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (10.00%) Apache
4 3 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (10.00%) Mule
5 1 (3.33%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 9 (30.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Google Analytics
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (30.00%) Firewall
2 2 (6.67%) HTTP
2 2 (6.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (60.00%) MySQL
2 9 (30.00%) DB2
2 9 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (10.00%) MariaDB
3 3 (10.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (30.00%) Ant
2 9 (30.00%) Subversion
3 4 (13.33%) JIRA
4 3 (10.00%) Axure RP
5 1 (3.33%) FindBugs
5 1 (3.33%) PHPUnit
5 1 (3.33%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (3.33%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (16.67%) Retail
2 2 (6.67%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Developer
2 10 (33.33%) Drupal Developer
3 9 (30.00%) Architect
3 9 (30.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 9 (30.00%) Unix Architect
4 6 (20.00%) Analyst
4 6 (20.00%) Business Analyst
5 5 (16.67%) PHP Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Applications Support
6 3 (10.00%) Digital Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Digital Business Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 2 (6.67%) CMS Business Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 1 (3.33%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (3.33%) HTML Developer
8 1 (3.33%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (3.33%) MySQL Developer
8 1 (3.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 1 (3.33%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (36.67%) CSS
1 11 (36.67%) HTML
2 5 (16.67%) HTML5
3 3 (10.00%) jQuery
3 3 (10.00%) XML
4 2 (6.67%) ELK Stack
4 2 (6.67%) Google Maps API
4 2 (6.67%) Symfony
5 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.33%) CSS3
5 1 (3.33%) JSON
5 1 (3.33%) LAMP
5 1 (3.33%) Node.js
5 1 (3.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (13.33%) User Experience
2 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Linux
2 9 (30.00%) AIX
2 9 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (30.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 9 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 9 (30.00%) Mentoring
2 9 (30.00%) Software Delivery
2 9 (30.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.00%) User Stories
3 6 (20.00%) Wireframes
4 4 (13.33%) Use Case
4 4 (13.33%) Web Development
5 3 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (10.00%) Business Process Improvement
5 3 (10.00%) Change Management
5 3 (10.00%) Process Improvement
5 3 (10.00%) Time Management
6 2 (6.67%) Analytics
6 2 (6.67%) Email Marketing
6 2 (6.67%) Front End Development
7 1 (3.33%) Static Code Analysis
7 1 (3.33%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 24 (80.00%) PHP
2 11 (36.67%) Java
3 10 (33.33%) Python
4 9 (30.00%) Ruby
4 9 (30.00%) SQL
5 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.33%) PHP 5
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Varnish
2 2 (6.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.33%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 9 (30.00%) Ansible
1 9 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (30.00%) Puppet
2 2 (6.67%) Kibana
2 2 (6.67%) logstash
3 1 (3.33%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) hybris
1 9 (30.00%) IBM
1 9 (30.00%) Oracle
2 6 (20.00%) Sitecore
3 3 (10.00%) ForgeRock
4 2 (6.67%) Google