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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Drupal
Rank 128 80 131
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +51
Contract jobs citing Drupal 16 38 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.51% 1.69% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.88% 9.18% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 30 2
Average daily rate £375 £300 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +26.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £223 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £320 £288
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £18.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+102.70% -28.84%
Application Platforms Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
555 414 526
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.60% 18.38% 16.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 193 264
Average daily rate £369 £310 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.95% -17.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £190 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 46 58
Average hourly rate £23.00 £23.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.12% +4.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.34 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £36.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Suffolk +4 11 £375 +50.00% 1
Hertfordshire - 4 - - 3
Norfolk - - - - 1
Cambridgeshire - - - - 2
Essex - - - - 1
East Anglia - - - -
Drupal
England

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 25 (100.00%) PHP
2 15 (60.00%) MySQL
3 13 (52.00%) CSS
3 13 (52.00%) HTML
4 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (36.00%) Java
6 7 (28.00%) jQuery
7 6 (24.00%) Python
8 5 (20.00%) Ajax
8 5 (20.00%) Web Development
9 4 (16.00%) TDD
9 4 (16.00%) Zend
9 4 (16.00%) XHTML
9 4 (16.00%) Intranet
9 4 (16.00%) Internet
9 4 (16.00%) Extranet
9 4 (16.00%) SOAP
10 3 (12.00%) Ant
10 3 (12.00%) JUnit
10 3 (12.00%) MVC
10 3 (12.00%) Web Design
10 3 (12.00%) Spring
10 3 (12.00%) Maven
10 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
10 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
10 3 (12.00%) Spring MVC
11 2 (8.00%) Content Management
11 2 (8.00%) Zend Framework
11 2 (8.00%) WordPress
11 2 (8.00%) HTML5

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (8.00%) WordPress
1 2 (8.00%) CMS
2 1 (4.00%) Apache
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (4.00%) SilverStripe
2 1 (4.00%) Joomla!
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) Intranet
1 4 (16.00%) Internet
1 4 (16.00%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (60.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.00%) Big Data
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Ant
1 3 (12.00%) JUnit
1 3 (12.00%) Maven
1 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (88.00%) Developer
2 13 (52.00%) Drupal Developer
3 11 (44.00%) PHP Developer
4 9 (36.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 5 (20.00%) Web Developer
6 4 (16.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 3 (12.00%) Architect
7 3 (12.00%) Java Architect
8 2 (8.00%) MySQL Developer
8 2 (8.00%) PHP Web Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Java Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Java Technical Architect
8 2 (8.00%) Technical Architect
9 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
9 1 (4.00%) Lead Developer
9 1 (4.00%) Senior PHP Developer
9 1 (4.00%) Lead PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) CSS
1 13 (52.00%) HTML
2 7 (28.00%) jQuery
3 5 (20.00%) Ajax
4 4 (16.00%) XHTML
4 4 (16.00%) SOAP
5 3 (12.00%) Spring
5 3 (12.00%) Spring MVC
6 2 (8.00%) Zend Framework
6 2 (8.00%) HTML5
6 2 (8.00%) REST
6 2 (8.00%) CSS3
6 2 (8.00%) LAMP
7 1 (4.00%) Web Services
7 1 (4.00%) Apache Camel
7 1 (4.00%) OSGi
7 1 (4.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.00%) Social Media
2 1 (4.00%) DataPower
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Web Development
2 4 (16.00%) TDD
3 3 (12.00%) MVC
3 3 (12.00%) Web Design
4 2 (8.00%) Content Management
5 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.00%) CRM
5 1 (4.00%) SOA
5 1 (4.00%) UML
5 1 (4.00%) OO
5 1 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (4.00%) Web Application Development
5 1 (4.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) PHP
2 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (36.00%) Java
4 6 (24.00%) Python
5 1 (4.00%) Scala
5 1 (4.00%) Groovy
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Zend
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