The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 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 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Drupal
Rank 347 286 302
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +16
Contract jobs citing Drupal 239 286 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.48% 0.61% 0.56%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.71% 3.57% 3.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 170 211
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £125 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £403 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £270 £275
% change year-on-year
+20.37% -1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Average hourly rate £12.30 £22.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.09% +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.30 £22.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-45.33% +36.36%
Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
8816 8021 9094
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.86% 17.24% 17.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5312 4651 5282
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 365 417 426
Average hourly rate £18.00 £21.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.27% +4.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £41.00 £39.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
Drupal
UK

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 25 July 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
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 25 July 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 -39 121 £325 - 50
South East -16 49 £300 -11.11% 27
South West -10 20 £308 +23.10% 12
East of England -13 16 £325 - 7
West Midlands -14 16 £420 +55.55% 2
North West 0 7 £325 +18.18% 7
East Midlands 0 5 £275 +3.77% 1
Yorkshire -3 4 £350 +180.00% 1
North East - - - - 3
Drupal
UK

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 375 (68.93%) PHP
2 290 (53.31%) HTML
3 282 (51.84%) CSS
4 239 (43.93%) JavaScript
5 194 (35.66%) MySQL
6 150 (27.57%) jQuery
7 130 (23.90%) CMS
8 84 (15.44%) HTML5
9 78 (14.34%) Zend
10 72 (13.24%) Git (software)
11 71 (13.05%) WordPress
11 71 (13.05%) CSS3
12 69 (12.68%) MVC
13 66 (12.13%) Symfony
14 64 (11.76%) Content Management
15 62 (11.40%) LAMP
16 61 (11.21%) Linux
17 60 (11.03%) Agile Software Development
17 60 (11.03%) Open Source
18 54 (9.93%) E-Commerce
19 51 (9.38%) Web Development
20 50 (9.19%) CodeIgniter
21 45 (8.27%) Scrum
22 44 (8.09%) Apache
23 42 (7.72%) Marketing
24 41 (7.54%) OO
25 40 (7.35%) SQL
26 39 (7.17%) Ajax
27 37 (6.80%) Web Services
28 36 (6.62%) XML

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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
1 130 (23.90%) CMS
2 71 (13.05%) WordPress
3 44 (8.09%) Apache
4 32 (5.88%) Alfresco
5 26 (4.78%) SharePoint
6 23 (4.23%) Joomla!
7 18 (3.31%) Node.js
8 12 (2.21%) ExpressionEngine
9 11 (2.02%) Apache Solr
10 10 (1.84%) Moodle
11 6 (1.10%) Sitecore CMS
11 6 (1.10%) Magnolia
12 4 (0.74%) Confluence
12 4 (0.74%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.55%) IIS
13 3 (0.55%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.55%) nginx
13 3 (0.55%) Mule
13 3 (0.55%) Adobe CQ
13 3 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (2.94%) Photoshop
2 10 (1.84%) MS Excel
3 7 (1.29%) Fireworks
4 5 (0.92%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.55%) InDesign
6 2 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.37%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.18%) MS Project
7 1 (0.18%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 20 (3.68%) Magento
2 15 (2.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (1.29%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.55%) osCommerce
4 3 (0.55%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (0.37%) Summit
5 2 (0.37%) Zen Cart
5 2 (0.37%) Tridion
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.21%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (1.10%) SaaS
4 5 (0.92%) Joyent
5 3 (0.55%) Heroku
6 2 (0.37%) Rackspace Cloud
6 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.37%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.18%) PaaS
7 1 (0.18%) GitHub
7 1 (0.18%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 25 (4.60%) Intranet
2 20 (3.68%) Internet
3 8 (1.47%) Extranet
4 6 (1.10%) HTTP
5 5 (0.92%) LDAP
6 2 (0.37%) OpenLDAP
6 2 (0.37%) SAN
7 1 (0.18%) NAS
7 1 (0.18%) OpenVPN
7 1 (0.18%) SMTP
7 1 (0.18%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.18%) DNS
7 1 (0.18%) RFID
7 1 (0.18%) Firewall
7 1 (0.18%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 194 (35.66%) MySQL
2 18 (3.31%) MongoDB
3 17 (3.13%) NoSQL
4 10 (1.84%) SQL Server
5 7 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (0.55%) Big Data
6 3 (0.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (0.37%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (0.37%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.37%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.37%) Couchbase
7 2 (0.37%) RavenDB
7 2 (0.37%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.37%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.18%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.18%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.18%) MS Access
8 1 (0.18%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 72 (13.24%) Git (software)
2 34 (6.25%) Jenkins
3 27 (4.96%) Subversion
4 22 (4.04%) PHPUnit
5 9 (1.65%) JIRA
6 5 (0.92%) Maven
6 5 (0.92%) JUnit
6 5 (0.92%) Bitbucket
6 5 (0.92%) Behat
7 4 (0.74%) Jasmine
7 4 (0.74%) Dreamweaver
7 4 (0.74%) Selenium
7 4 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.55%) Ant
9 2 (0.37%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.37%) Grunt
9 2 (0.37%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.37%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.18%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 42 (7.72%) Marketing
2 21 (3.86%) Finance
2 21 (3.86%) Publishing
3 11 (2.02%) Pharmaceutical
4 10 (1.84%) Games
5 9 (1.65%) Legal
5 9 (1.65%) Advertising
6 5 (0.92%) Retail
7 4 (0.74%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.55%) Dutch Language
8 3 (0.55%) French Language
9 2 (0.37%) German Language
9 2 (0.37%) Interactive Media
10 1 (0.18%) Automotive
10 1 (0.18%) Law
10 1 (0.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 384 (70.59%) Developer
2 230 (42.28%) Drupal Developer
3 118 (21.69%) PHP Developer
4 81 (14.89%) Web Developer
5 55 (10.11%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 48 (8.82%) PHP Web Developer
7 41 (7.54%) Analyst
8 33 (6.07%) Business Analyst
8 33 (6.07%) Senior Developer
8 33 (6.07%) Front-End Developer
9 30 (5.51%) Project Manager
10 25 (4.60%) PHP Symfony Developer
11 16 (2.94%) Architect
12 15 (2.76%) PHP Zend Developer
13 12 (2.21%) Digital Project Manager
14 11 (2.02%) Administrator
15 10 (1.84%) Systems Administrator
16 9 (1.65%) Agile Business Analyst
17 8 (1.47%) Senior Front-End Developer
17 8 (1.47%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 290 (53.31%) HTML
2 282 (51.84%) CSS
3 150 (27.57%) jQuery
4 84 (15.44%) HTML5
5 71 (13.05%) CSS3
6 66 (12.13%) Symfony
7 62 (11.40%) LAMP
8 50 (9.19%) CodeIgniter
9 39 (7.17%) Ajax
10 37 (6.80%) Web Services
11 36 (6.62%) XML
12 29 (5.33%) .NET
13 28 (5.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 24 (4.41%) JSON
15 21 (3.86%) SOAP
15 21 (3.86%) Sass
16 18 (3.31%) LESS
16 18 (3.31%) XHTML
17 13 (2.39%) REST
18 12 (2.21%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 60 (11.03%) Open Source
2 17 (3.13%) Social Media
3 13 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (2.21%) Mobile App
4 12 (2.21%) Digital Media
4 12 (2.21%) Management Information System
5 9 (1.65%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.10%) Taxonomies
6 6 (1.10%) Client/Server
7 5 (0.92%) W3C
7 5 (0.92%) Kindle
8 4 (0.74%) VLE
8 4 (0.74%) Online Games
8 4 (0.74%) FMCG
9 3 (0.55%) Mobile Computing
10 2 (0.37%) Blog
10 2 (0.37%) E-Learning
10 2 (0.37%) iPhone
10 2 (0.37%) Animation
10 2 (0.37%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 61 (11.21%) Linux
2 14 (2.57%) UNIX
3 12 (2.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (1.29%) Windows
5 6 (1.10%) Ubuntu
5 6 (1.10%) Android
6 4 (0.74%) Debian
7 3 (0.55%) CentOS
7 3 (0.55%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.55%) Scientific Linux
8 1 (0.18%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (12.68%) MVC
2 64 (11.76%) Content Management
3 60 (11.03%) Agile Software Development
4 54 (9.93%) E-Commerce
5 51 (9.38%) Web Development
6 45 (8.27%) Scrum
7 41 (7.54%) OO
8 35 (6.43%) CRM
9 31 (5.70%) TDD
10 30 (5.51%) Project Management
11 28 (5.15%) Responsive Web Design
12 25 (4.60%) BDD
13 24 (4.41%) Kanban
14 23 (4.23%) Continuous Integration
14 23 (4.23%) SEO
14 23 (4.23%) Automated Testing
15 20 (3.68%) OOP
16 19 (3.49%) Waterfall
17 17 (3.13%) OO PHP
17 17 (3.13%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 375 (68.93%) PHP
2 239 (43.93%) JavaScript
3 40 (7.35%) SQL
4 23 (4.23%) Java
5 19 (3.49%) Python
5 19 (3.49%) PHP5
6 10 (1.84%) Ruby
7 6 (1.10%) VB.NET
7 6 (1.10%) C#
8 3 (0.55%) Perl
8 3 (0.55%) ActionScript
8 3 (0.55%) PHP4
9 2 (0.37%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.37%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.37%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.18%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.18%) VB
10 1 (0.18%) C
10 1 (0.18%) XAML
10 1 (0.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (4.60%) Degree
2 11 (2.02%) Security Cleared
3 10 (1.84%) ISEB
4 5 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (0.74%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.55%) PMP
6 3 (0.55%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.18%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.18%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.18%) MySQL Certification
7 1 (0.18%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.84%) QA
2 7 (1.29%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.37%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 15 (2.76%) Varnish
2 7 (1.29%) VirtualBox
3 5 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.74%) NFS
4 4 (0.74%) Samba
4 4 (0.74%) KVM
5 3 (0.55%) Xen
5 3 (0.55%) Postfix
5 3 (0.55%) Sendmail
6 2 (0.37%) vSphere
6 2 (0.37%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.37%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.18%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 10 (1.84%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (1.29%) Puppet
3 4 (0.74%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.37%) SCOM
5 1 (0.18%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.18%) OpenAM
5 1 (0.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 78 (14.34%) Zend
2 30 (5.51%) Oracle
3 23 (4.23%) Microsoft
4 18 (3.31%) Twitter
5 14 (2.57%) Red Hat
6 12 (2.21%) Salesforce.com
7 11 (2.02%) Google
8 10 (1.84%) Rackspace
9 8 (1.47%) Adobe
10 7 (1.29%) Open Text
10 7 (1.29%) VMware
11 6 (1.10%) Atlassian
11 6 (1.10%) Sitecore
12 3 (0.55%) SAP
12 3 (0.55%) Siebel
13 2 (0.37%) Interwoven
14 1 (0.18%) Juniper
14 1 (0.18%) Sun
14 1 (0.18%) Cisco
14 1 (0.18%) IBM
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