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 January 2015 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Drupal
Rank 350 312 251
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -61
Contract jobs citing Drupal 219 246 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.47% 0.56% 0.77%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.63% 3.16% 4.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 167 212
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 8
Average hourly rate £16.00 - £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £23.00
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
8328 7792 7468
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.93% 17.72% 18.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 5287 4720 4275
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 288 301 398
Average hourly rate £19.50 £18.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.40% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £36.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

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 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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
London -29 118 £350 +7.69% 39
South East -2 37 £305 +6.08% 33
South West -18 27 £378 +37.27% 20
North West -9 11 £320 +6.66% 11
East Midlands +16 9 £200 -11.11% 2
West Midlands +6 7 £250 +8.69% 2
East of England -4 5 £381 +1.66% 14
Yorkshire -5 3 £325 +44.44% 9
North East - - - -
Drupal
UK

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 335 (68.37%) PHP
2 278 (56.73%) HTML
3 259 (52.86%) CSS
4 231 (47.14%) JavaScript
5 202 (41.22%) MySQL
6 163 (33.27%) CMS
7 156 (31.84%) jQuery
8 145 (29.59%) Agile Software Development
9 128 (26.12%) HTML5
10 89 (18.16%) LAMP
11 88 (17.96%) Git (software)
12 85 (17.35%) CSS3
13 81 (16.53%) WordPress
14 71 (14.49%) Open Source
15 65 (13.27%) Apache
16 64 (13.06%) Linux
17 60 (12.24%) Content Management
17 60 (12.24%) Scrum
18 59 (12.04%) E-Commerce
19 57 (11.63%) OO
20 54 (11.02%) XML
21 53 (10.82%) PHP5
22 48 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
23 45 (9.18%) DevOps
24 44 (8.98%) Web Services
25 43 (8.78%) Subversion
26 42 (8.57%) MVC
27 41 (8.37%) Marketing
28 37 (7.55%) Puppet
29 36 (7.35%) TDD

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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
1 163 (33.27%) CMS
2 81 (16.53%) WordPress
3 65 (13.27%) Apache
4 25 (5.10%) Joomla!
5 23 (4.69%) Apache Solr
6 20 (4.08%) Node.js
7 11 (2.24%) SharePoint
7 11 (2.24%) IIS
8 10 (2.04%) Sitecore CMS
9 7 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (1.02%) Alfresco
10 5 (1.02%) Moodle
11 4 (0.82%) uWSGI
11 4 (0.82%) Liferay
11 4 (0.82%) Umbraco
12 3 (0.61%) DNN
12 3 (0.61%) Confluence
12 3 (0.61%) Adobe CQ
12 3 (0.61%) Magnolia
12 3 (0.61%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 27 (5.51%) Photoshop
2 17 (3.47%) Adobe Illustrator
3 14 (2.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 12 (2.45%) MS Excel
5 4 (0.82%) InDesign
5 4 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (3.06%) Magento
2 5 (1.02%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.41%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.41%) SiteCatalyst
4 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (4.90%) Amazon EC2
2 11 (2.24%) Joyent
3 5 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.61%) SaaS
4 3 (0.61%) PaaS
5 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.20%) Heroku
5 1 (0.20%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.08%) Internet
2 7 (1.43%) Intranet
3 4 (0.82%) LDAP
4 3 (0.61%) OpenLDAP
5 2 (0.41%) HTTP
5 2 (0.41%) SSH
6 1 (0.20%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (0.20%) Firewall
6 1 (0.20%) SSL
6 1 (0.20%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 202 (41.22%) MySQL
2 25 (5.10%) MongoDB
3 24 (4.90%) SQL Server
4 11 (2.24%) Relational Database
5 9 (1.84%) NoSQL
5 9 (1.84%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (1.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.61%) Jackrabbit
6 3 (0.61%) Hadoop
6 3 (0.61%) Couchbase
6 3 (0.61%) Aerospike
6 3 (0.61%) RDBMS
6 3 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.20%) SQLite
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.20%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.20%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 88 (17.96%) Git (software)
2 43 (8.78%) Subversion
3 33 (6.73%) Jenkins
4 19 (3.88%) PHPUnit
5 15 (3.06%) Selenium
6 13 (2.65%) Dreamweaver
7 10 (2.04%) Bitbucket
8 9 (1.84%) JIRA
9 5 (1.02%) Cucumber
9 5 (1.02%) Grunt
10 3 (0.61%) Mercurial
10 3 (0.61%) WebDriver
10 3 (0.61%) Behat
11 2 (0.41%) JUnit
11 2 (0.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 2 (0.41%) Maven
11 2 (0.41%) Xdebug
11 2 (0.41%) Selenium IDE
11 2 (0.41%) Hudson
11 2 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 41 (8.37%) Marketing
2 26 (5.31%) Publishing
3 21 (4.29%) Finance
4 13 (2.65%) Advertising
5 10 (2.04%) Retail
6 9 (1.84%) Games
7 5 (1.02%) Banking
8 4 (0.82%) Legal
9 3 (0.61%) Portuguese Language
9 3 (0.61%) Spanish Language
9 3 (0.61%) Multimedia
9 3 (0.61%) Automotive
9 3 (0.61%) Law
9 3 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.41%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.41%) Local Government
10 2 (0.41%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.20%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.20%) Czech Language
11 1 (0.20%) French Language
Job Titles
1 336 (68.57%) Developer
2 194 (39.59%) Drupal Developer
3 86 (17.55%) PHP Developer
4 59 (12.04%) Web Developer
5 38 (7.76%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 36 (7.35%) Senior Developer
7 35 (7.14%) Front-End Developer
8 25 (5.10%) Architect
8 25 (5.10%) Project Manager
9 17 (3.47%) DevOps Engineer
10 15 (3.06%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 14 (2.86%) Analyst
12 13 (2.65%) PHP Web Developer
13 12 (2.45%) WordPress Developer
14 11 (2.24%) Designer
15 10 (2.04%) Web Designer
15 10 (2.04%) Digital Project Manager
16 9 (1.84%) Senior Web Developer
17 8 (1.63%) Programmer
17 8 (1.63%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 278 (56.73%) HTML
2 259 (52.86%) CSS
3 156 (31.84%) jQuery
4 128 (26.12%) HTML5
5 89 (18.16%) LAMP
6 85 (17.35%) CSS3
7 54 (11.02%) XML
8 44 (8.98%) Web Services
9 34 (6.94%) Ajax
10 28 (5.71%) Symfony
11 27 (5.51%) AngularJS
12 25 (5.10%) XHTML
13 23 (4.69%) REST
14 22 (4.49%) .NET
15 20 (4.08%) Sass
16 19 (3.88%) SOAP
17 17 (3.47%) Memcached
18 16 (3.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 13 (2.65%) ActiveMQ
20 10 (2.04%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 71 (14.49%) Open Source
2 30 (6.12%) Taxonomies
3 29 (5.92%) Social Media
4 26 (5.31%) User Experience
5 19 (3.88%) Mobile App
5 19 (3.88%) Digital Media
6 13 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (2.65%) Blog
7 8 (1.63%) Computer Science
8 7 (1.43%) E-Learning
8 7 (1.43%) W3C
9 5 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (0.82%) Management Information System
10 4 (0.82%) Online Games
11 3 (0.61%) Mashup
11 3 (0.61%) GIS
12 2 (0.41%) Clustering
12 2 (0.41%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.41%) FMCG
13 1 (0.20%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 64 (13.06%) Linux
2 22 (4.49%) UNIX
3 10 (2.04%) Windows
3 10 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (1.22%) Apple iOS
4 6 (1.22%) Android
4 6 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (1.02%) Debian
5 5 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (0.82%) CentOS
7 2 (0.41%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.41%) Amazon Linux
8 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (29.59%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (12.24%) Content Management
2 60 (12.24%) Scrum
3 59 (12.04%) E-Commerce
4 57 (11.63%) OO
5 48 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
6 45 (9.18%) DevOps
7 42 (8.57%) MVC
8 36 (7.35%) TDD
9 34 (6.94%) BDD
10 33 (6.73%) Web Development
10 33 (6.73%) OO PHP
11 27 (5.51%) Kanban
12 21 (4.29%) Web Design
13 20 (4.08%) OOP
14 19 (3.88%) Configuration Management
15 18 (3.67%) Project Management
15 18 (3.67%) Automated Testing
15 18 (3.67%) Responsive Web Design
15 18 (3.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 335 (68.37%) PHP
2 231 (47.14%) JavaScript
3 53 (10.82%) PHP5
4 30 (6.12%) Java
5 27 (5.51%) SQL
6 16 (3.27%) Ruby
7 15 (3.06%) Python
8 10 (2.04%) Bash Shell
9 5 (1.02%) Golang
9 5 (1.02%) C++
9 5 (1.02%) VB.NET
9 5 (1.02%) C
10 4 (0.82%) C#
10 4 (0.82%) Perl
10 4 (0.82%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.41%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (4.49%) Degree
2 10 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (1.22%) PMI Certification
4 5 (1.02%) PMP
5 3 (0.61%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.41%) HNC
6 2 (0.41%) HND
6 2 (0.41%) ISEB
6 2 (0.41%) CIPD
6 2 (0.41%) CBAP
7 1 (0.20%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.20%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.20%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.04%) QA
2 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 26 (5.31%) Varnish
2 10 (2.04%) KVM
3 4 (0.82%) Shibboleth
4 2 (0.41%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.20%) vSphere
5 1 (0.20%) Docker
Systems Management
1 37 (7.55%) Puppet
2 27 (5.51%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (3.47%) Vagrant
4 4 (0.82%) logstash
5 3 (0.61%) Kibana
6 2 (0.41%) Ansible
7 1 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.20%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 28 (5.71%) Zend
2 26 (5.31%) Adobe
3 20 (4.08%) Microsoft
4 15 (3.06%) Rackspace
5 12 (2.45%) Google
6 11 (2.24%) Salesforce.com
6 11 (2.24%) Red Hat
7 10 (2.04%) Sitecore
8 7 (1.43%) Twitter
8 7 (1.43%) Oracle
9 5 (1.02%) EPiServer
9 5 (1.02%) Facebook
9 5 (1.02%) ForgeRock
10 4 (0.82%) New Relic
11 3 (0.61%) Marketo
11 3 (0.61%) Sun
12 2 (0.41%) ESRI
12 2 (0.41%) RedDot
12 2 (0.41%) VMware
12 2 (0.41%) HubSpot
London
Open Select Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £37,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £450 per day + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: Market related
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: Market related
Posted: 5 days ago
Lancashire
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Clearview Traffic Group
Rate: £325 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Posted: 15 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £370 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Dorset
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago