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 19 August 2014 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
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Drupal
Rank 137 123 125
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +2
Contract jobs citing Drupal 13 3 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.41% 0.12% 0.42%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.29% 0.72% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 10
Average daily rate
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£325 £190 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.05% -39.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £190 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £190 £353
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%
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
568 414 562
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.99% 17.17% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 172 243
Average daily rate £390 £325 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £337
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 43 38
Average hourly rate £21.88 £25.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.20 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.70 £38.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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 19 August 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 19 August 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
Bedfordshire - 4 £200 - 3
Hertfordshire - 4 £365 -
Norfolk - 3 £325 -
Suffolk -15 2 £250 +31.57% 1
Cambridgeshire - - - - 2
Drupal
England

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 29 (87.88%) PHP
2 22 (66.67%) HTML
3 21 (63.64%) CSS
4 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
5 12 (36.36%) MySQL
5 12 (36.36%) jQuery
6 11 (33.33%) HTML5
7 10 (30.30%) CSS3
8 8 (24.24%) MVC
9 7 (21.21%) WordPress
10 6 (18.18%) Python
11 5 (15.15%) Java
11 5 (15.15%) CMS
12 4 (12.12%) Publishing
12 4 (12.12%) TDD
12 4 (12.12%) Joomla!
12 4 (12.12%) SOAP
12 4 (12.12%) ISO 9001
12 4 (12.12%) .NET
12 4 (12.12%) Code Coverage
12 4 (12.12%) Unit Testing
12 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
12 4 (12.12%) Kindle
12 4 (12.12%) Responsive Web Design
13 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
13 3 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 3 (9.09%) SQL
13 3 (9.09%) Ant
13 3 (9.09%) JUnit
13 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET

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

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 7 (21.21%) WordPress
2 5 (15.15%) CMS
3 4 (12.12%) 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 1 (3.03%) Intranet
1 1 (3.03%) Internet
1 1 (3.03%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (36.36%) 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 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 3 (9.09%) Ant
2 3 (9.09%) JUnit
2 3 (9.09%) Maven
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 19 (57.58%) Drupal Developer
3 9 (27.27%) PHP Developer
4 6 (18.18%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Web Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Architect
6 3 (9.09%) Java Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Java Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Technical Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Java Technical Architect
8 1 (3.03%) E-Learning Developer
8 1 (3.03%) MySQL Developer
8 1 (3.03%) PHP Web Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Senior PHP Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Interactive Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Front-End Web Developer
8 1 (3.03%) PHP Joomla! Developer
8 1 (3.03%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (66.67%) HTML
2 21 (63.64%) CSS
3 12 (36.36%) jQuery
4 11 (33.33%) HTML5
5 10 (30.30%) CSS3
6 4 (12.12%) SOAP
6 4 (12.12%) .NET
7 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET
7 3 (9.09%) JSON
7 3 (9.09%) Spring MVC
7 3 (9.09%) Spring
7 3 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (6.06%) REST
8 2 (6.06%) Ajax
8 2 (6.06%) .NET Framework
8 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (6.06%) XHTML
9 1 (3.03%) LAMP
9 1 (3.03%) Web Services
9 1 (3.03%) XML
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 8 (24.24%) MVC
2 4 (12.12%) TDD
2 4 (12.12%) Code Coverage
2 4 (12.12%) Unit Testing
2 4 (12.12%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (9.09%) Usability Testing
3 3 (9.09%) 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%) 3D Modelling
5 1 (3.03%) Content Management
5 1 (3.03%) Web Development
5 1 (3.03%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 29 (87.88%) PHP
2 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
3 6 (18.18%) Python
4 5 (15.15%) Java
5 3 (9.09%) SQL
6 2 (6.06%) PHP5
7 1 (3.03%) Groovy
7 1 (3.03%) Scala
7 1 (3.03%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) ISO 9001
2 3 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (6.06%) Zend
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