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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Drupal
Rank 125 122 129
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Contract jobs citing Drupal 1 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.041% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.27% 0.88% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £313 £275
% change year-on-year
- +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
367 453 430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 15.20% 17.94% 18.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 241 233
Average daily rate £400 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £208 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 36 34
Average hourly rate £30.00 £17.50 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% +14.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.69 £10.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.75 £43.75 £35.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +5 1 £375 - 1
Drupal
England

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 6 (50.00%) HTML
1 6 (50.00%) CSS
1 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (41.67%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) PHP
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Degree
4 3 (25.00%) Spring
4 3 (25.00%) Maven
4 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (25.00%) LDAP
4 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (25.00%) Data Security
4 3 (25.00%) MVC
4 3 (25.00%) CMS
4 3 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) CSS3
5 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 2 (16.67%) Grunt
5 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (16.67%) Ansible
5 2 (16.67%) User Experience
5 2 (16.67%) Front End Development
5 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (16.67%) Publishing
5 2 (16.67%) IBM
5 2 (16.67%) Unix
5 2 (16.67%) AIX

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (25.00%) CMS
2 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (16.67%) WordPress
3 1 (8.33%) Alfresco
3 1 (8.33%) Documentum
3 1 (8.33%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Magento
2 1 (8.33%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Google Analytics
1 1 (8.33%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) LDAP
2 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) DB2
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
1 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (25.00%) Maven
3 2 (16.67%) Ant
3 2 (16.67%) Grunt
3 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 2 (16.67%) Marketing
1 2 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) CMS Business Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Drupal Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Unix Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Unix Scripter
2 2 (16.67%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) HTML Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Lead Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
3 1 (8.33%) PHP Drupal Developer
3 1 (8.33%) UI Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Web Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Web Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) CSS
1 6 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) CSS3
2 3 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (8.33%) jQuery
3 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) AIX
1 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Data Security
2 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (25.00%) MVC
2 3 (25.00%) Scrum
2 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) Content Management
3 2 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) API Integration
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (8.33%) Information Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Online Marketing
4 1 (8.33%) Open Source
4 1 (8.33%) Use Case
4 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) User Stories
4 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Java
1 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) PHP
3 2 (16.67%) Python
3 2 (16.67%) Ruby
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Ansible
1 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) hybris
1 2 (16.67%) IBM
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Google