The table below looks at the statistics for Drupal skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Drupal over the 3 months to 30 October 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Drupal
Rank 337 310 289
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -21
Contract jobs citing Drupal 275 270 316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.52% 0.57% 0.64%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.84% 3.17% 3.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 172 205
Average daily rate
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£325 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £194 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £300 £250
% change year-on-year
+1.66% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 4
Average hourly rate £26.88 £40.75 £14.78
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.04% +175.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.38 £39.50 £13.12
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.38 £143.85 £16.42
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.88 £40.75 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-34.04% +146.96%
Drupal
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9682 8523 8876
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.24% 18.03% 17.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 6196 5290 5090
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £515 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 344 364 439
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.00 £38.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.89%

Drupal
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Drupal across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Drupal Jobs Demand Trend in England

Drupal
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Drupal across the England region.

Drupal Daily Rate Trend in England

Drupal
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Drupal across the England region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

Drupal Daily Rate Histogram in England

Drupal
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Drupal Hourly Rate Trend in England

Drupal
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Drupal across the England region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

Drupal Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Drupal
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 30 October 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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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
London -13 144 £350 +3.70% 36
South East -24 61 £300 - 28
North West -8 15 £325 -13.33% 3
East Midlands +11 11 £250 -7.40% 5
Yorkshire -12 11 £293 +30.00% 6
West Midlands -4 10 £375 +39.53% 4
South West -35 10 £288 -2.54% 14
East of England -15 8 £375 +70.45% 8
North East -47 3 £175 -46.15%
Midlands - - - -
Drupal
UK

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 320 (63.24%) PHP
2 291 (57.51%) HTML
3 280 (55.34%) CSS
4 232 (45.85%) JavaScript
5 186 (36.76%) MySQL
6 169 (33.40%) CMS
7 160 (31.62%) jQuery
8 145 (28.66%) Agile Software Development
9 112 (22.13%) HTML5
10 98 (19.37%) WordPress
11 89 (17.59%) CSS3
12 79 (15.61%) Git (software)
13 75 (14.82%) Open Source
14 74 (14.62%) Apache
15 72 (14.23%) LAMP
16 69 (13.64%) Linux
17 66 (13.04%) E-Commerce
18 60 (11.86%) Content Management
19 52 (10.28%) XML
20 51 (10.08%) MVC
20 51 (10.08%) Scrum
21 48 (9.49%) Web Services
22 44 (8.70%) Zend
23 43 (8.50%) Marketing
24 42 (8.30%) OO
24 42 (8.30%) PHP5
25 41 (8.10%) User Experience
26 40 (7.91%) Ajax
27 37 (7.31%) Continuous Integration
28 36 (7.11%) Symfony

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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
1 169 (33.40%) CMS
2 98 (19.37%) WordPress
3 74 (14.62%) Apache
4 31 (6.13%) Joomla!
5 16 (3.16%) Node.js
6 15 (2.96%) Alfresco
6 15 (2.96%) Apache Solr
7 13 (2.57%) IIS
8 12 (2.37%) SharePoint
9 11 (2.17%) Moodle
10 9 (1.78%) ExpressionEngine
11 7 (1.38%) Tomcat
11 7 (1.38%) Sitecore CMS
12 6 (1.19%) Magnolia
13 5 (0.99%) Confluence
14 4 (0.79%) Adobe CQ
14 4 (0.79%) WebSphere
15 3 (0.59%) TeamSite
15 3 (0.59%) Umbraco
15 3 (0.59%) nginx
Applications
1 23 (4.55%) Photoshop
2 16 (3.16%) MS Excel
3 12 (2.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 11 (2.17%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (0.99%) Fireworks
6 4 (0.79%) InDesign
7 2 (0.40%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.20%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 22 (4.35%) Magento
2 14 (2.77%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.59%) Oracle CRM
3 3 (0.59%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.59%) osCommerce
4 2 (0.40%) Zen Cart
4 2 (0.40%) Tridion
5 1 (0.20%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (1.78%) Joyent
2 9 (1.78%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.40%) GitHub
3 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.20%) Trello
4 1 (0.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.96%) Internet
2 8 (1.58%) Intranet
3 7 (1.38%) LDAP
4 4 (0.79%) OpenLDAP
5 2 (0.40%) HTTP
5 2 (0.40%) SAN
5 2 (0.40%) SSH
6 1 (0.20%) Firewall
6 1 (0.20%) SMTP
6 1 (0.20%) RFID
6 1 (0.20%) DNS
6 1 (0.20%) NFC
6 1 (0.20%) NAS
6 1 (0.20%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 186 (36.76%) MySQL
2 21 (4.15%) MongoDB
3 20 (3.95%) SQL Server
4 13 (2.57%) NoSQL
5 10 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (1.78%) Relational Database
7 7 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.59%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.59%) Jackrabbit
9 3 (0.59%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (0.59%) Couchbase
9 3 (0.59%) Aerospike
10 2 (0.40%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.40%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.20%) MS Access
11 1 (0.20%) SQLite
11 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 79 (15.61%) Git (software)
2 35 (6.92%) Subversion
3 26 (5.14%) Jenkins
4 18 (3.56%) PHPUnit
5 13 (2.57%) JIRA
6 10 (1.98%) Selenium
6 10 (1.98%) Bitbucket
7 8 (1.58%) Dreamweaver
8 7 (1.38%) Grunt
9 5 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (0.79%) Cucumber
10 4 (0.79%) Jasmine
10 4 (0.79%) JUnit
10 4 (0.79%) Maven
11 3 (0.59%) WebDriver
11 3 (0.59%) Behat
11 3 (0.59%) Hudson
12 2 (0.40%) Xdebug
12 2 (0.40%) Selenium IDE
12 2 (0.40%) Mercurial
General
1 43 (8.50%) Marketing
2 27 (5.34%) Publishing
3 21 (4.15%) Finance
4 11 (2.17%) Games
5 10 (1.98%) Pharmaceutical
6 7 (1.38%) Advertising
7 5 (0.99%) Legal
7 5 (0.99%) Retail
8 4 (0.79%) Banking
8 4 (0.79%) Automotive
9 2 (0.40%) Interactive Media
9 2 (0.40%) Dutch Language
9 2 (0.40%) French Language
9 2 (0.40%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.40%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.20%) Local Government
10 1 (0.20%) Law
10 1 (0.20%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.20%) Portuguese Language
10 1 (0.20%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 336 (66.40%) Developer
2 196 (38.74%) Drupal Developer
3 85 (16.80%) PHP Developer
4 52 (10.28%) Web Developer
5 43 (8.50%) Project Manager
6 41 (8.10%) Front-End Developer
7 35 (6.92%) Senior Developer
8 31 (6.13%) PHP Drupal Developer
9 25 (4.94%) Architect
10 22 (4.35%) Digital Project Manager
11 18 (3.56%) Analyst
12 16 (3.16%) PHP Web Developer
13 12 (2.37%) Business Analyst
14 11 (2.17%) Systems Administrator
14 11 (2.17%) Web Manager
14 11 (2.17%) DevOps Engineer
14 11 (2.17%) Designer
15 10 (1.98%) WordPress Developer
15 10 (1.98%) IT Project Manager
15 10 (1.98%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 291 (57.51%) HTML
2 280 (55.34%) CSS
3 160 (31.62%) jQuery
4 112 (22.13%) HTML5
5 89 (17.59%) CSS3
6 72 (14.23%) LAMP
7 52 (10.28%) XML
8 48 (9.49%) Web Services
9 40 (7.91%) Ajax
10 36 (7.11%) Symfony
11 29 (5.73%) .NET
12 28 (5.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 24 (4.74%) REST
14 23 (4.55%) CodeIgniter
15 22 (4.35%) SOAP
16 21 (4.15%) Sass
17 19 (3.75%) XHTML
17 19 (3.75%) JSON
18 18 (3.56%) AngularJS
19 14 (2.77%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 75 (14.82%) Open Source
2 41 (8.10%) User Experience
3 33 (6.52%) Social Media
4 25 (4.94%) Taxonomies
5 21 (4.15%) Mobile App
6 17 (3.36%) Digital Media
7 16 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (1.98%) Blog
8 10 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.38%) W3C
10 5 (0.99%) E-Learning
11 4 (0.79%) Kindle
11 4 (0.79%) Online Games
11 4 (0.79%) Computer Science
11 4 (0.79%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.79%) VLE
12 3 (0.59%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.59%) Animation
12 3 (0.59%) Mashup
13 2 (0.40%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 69 (13.64%) Linux
2 16 (3.16%) UNIX
3 13 (2.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (1.58%) Android
4 8 (1.58%) Windows
4 8 (1.58%) Debian
5 7 (1.38%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (0.99%) Ubuntu
7 5 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (0.99%) CentOS
8 3 (0.59%) Scientific Linux
9 1 (0.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (28.66%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (13.04%) E-Commerce
3 60 (11.86%) Content Management
4 51 (10.08%) MVC
4 51 (10.08%) Scrum
5 42 (8.30%) OO
6 37 (7.31%) Continuous Integration
7 36 (7.11%) Web Development
8 31 (6.13%) CRM
8 31 (6.13%) Project Management
9 30 (5.93%) Responsive Web Design
10 29 (5.73%) DevOps
10 29 (5.73%) Kanban
11 27 (5.34%) TDD
12 26 (5.14%) SEO
13 23 (4.55%) BDD
14 21 (4.15%) OOP
15 19 (3.75%) Migration
15 19 (3.75%) Automated Testing
16 18 (3.56%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 320 (63.24%) PHP
2 232 (45.85%) JavaScript
3 42 (8.30%) PHP5
4 32 (6.32%) Java
5 26 (5.14%) SQL
6 13 (2.57%) Ruby
6 13 (2.57%) Python
7 10 (1.98%) Bash Shell
8 5 (0.99%) VB.NET
8 5 (0.99%) C#
8 5 (0.99%) C++
9 4 (0.79%) C
10 3 (0.59%) ActionScript
10 3 (0.59%) Perl
11 2 (0.40%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.20%) XAML
12 1 (0.20%) VBA
12 1 (0.20%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.20%) VB
12 1 (0.20%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (3.56%) Degree
2 10 (1.98%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (0.79%) PMP
4 4 (0.79%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.59%) ISEB
6 2 (0.40%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.20%) HNC
7 1 (0.20%) HND
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.20%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.20%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (0.20%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.20%) MySQL Certification
7 1 (0.20%) CBAP
7 1 (0.20%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.78%) QA
2 5 (0.99%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (2.96%) Varnish
2 14 (2.77%) KVM
3 4 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.79%) NFS
3 4 (0.79%) Samba
4 3 (0.59%) Xen
4 3 (0.59%) Postfix
4 3 (0.59%) Sendmail
5 1 (0.20%) vSphere
5 1 (0.20%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 23 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
2 21 (4.15%) Puppet
3 10 (1.98%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.20%) SCOM
4 1 (0.20%) OpenAM
4 1 (0.20%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 44 (8.70%) Zend
2 29 (5.73%) Microsoft
3 19 (3.75%) Adobe
4 15 (2.96%) Red Hat
4 15 (2.96%) Twitter
5 14 (2.77%) Salesforce.com
6 13 (2.57%) Rackspace
7 12 (2.37%) Oracle
8 7 (1.38%) Sitecore
9 6 (1.19%) Facebook
10 5 (0.99%) Google
11 4 (0.79%) VMware
12 3 (0.59%) SAP
12 3 (0.59%) Sun
12 3 (0.59%) EPiServer
12 3 (0.59%) ForgeRock
13 2 (0.40%) ServiceNow
13 2 (0.40%) RedDot
14 1 (0.20%) Open Text
14 1 (0.20%) Siebel
Newbury, Berkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Technology Recruitment Network Limited
Rate: From £300 to £550 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £220 to £230 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Nottingham
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Capgemini UK
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 to £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Stratospherec
Rate: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Consol Partners
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £180 - £200 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £270.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Bath, Chippenham, Swindon,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Rate: £200/day
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: £45k - 49k per year + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive Rates
Posted: 9 days ago
Brackley
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £280 - £350 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Nottingham
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 14 days ago