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 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Drupal
Rank 395 399 326
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -73
Contract jobs citing Drupal 198 185 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.42% 0.40% 0.57%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.31% 2.19% 3.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 133 162
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £450 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £314 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
-3.46% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 £16.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+243.75% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
8562 8464 8021
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.11% 18.18% 17.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 5618 5307 4817
Average daily rate £413 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 295 293
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £39.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 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
London +33 124 £375 +7.14% 52
South East +3 26 £301 -5.49% 15
Yorkshire +5 19 £303 +22.22% 9
North West -5 14 £300 -10.44% 9
South West -22 6 £318 -17.53% 10
East Midlands -12 3 £363 +81.25% 4
West Midlands -14 2 - - 3
North East - 2 £669 -
East of England -5 1 £375 - 7
Drupal
UK

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 287 (62.66%) PHP
2 283 (61.79%) HTML
3 259 (56.55%) CSS
4 244 (53.28%) JavaScript
5 171 (37.34%) CMS
6 140 (30.57%) Agile Software Development
7 131 (28.60%) MySQL
8 115 (25.11%) HTML5
9 111 (24.24%) jQuery
10 93 (20.31%) Git (software)
11 81 (17.69%) CSS3
12 78 (17.03%) WordPress
13 70 (15.28%) Front End Development
14 61 (13.32%) Marketing
15 59 (12.88%) E-Commerce
16 58 (12.66%) LAMP
17 57 (12.45%) Linux
18 53 (11.57%) Java
19 50 (10.92%) Web Development
20 47 (10.26%) OO
21 46 (10.04%) Python
22 44 (9.61%) Apache
22 44 (9.61%) SQL
23 39 (8.52%) Open Source
23 39 (8.52%) Digital Marketing
24 38 (8.30%) Scrum
25 37 (8.08%) Content Management
25 37 (8.08%) Magento
26 35 (7.64%) Web Services
27 34 (7.42%) SEO

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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
1 171 (37.34%) CMS
2 78 (17.03%) WordPress
3 44 (9.61%) Apache
4 28 (6.11%) Joomla!
5 16 (3.49%) Node.js
6 15 (3.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 15 (3.28%) nginx
6 15 (3.28%) SharePoint
7 14 (3.06%) Apache Solr
8 11 (2.40%) Liferay
8 11 (2.40%) Tomcat
8 11 (2.40%) Umbraco
9 9 (1.97%) IIS
10 8 (1.75%) Alfresco
10 8 (1.75%) ExpressionEngine
11 7 (1.53%) Magnolia
12 6 (1.31%) CoreMedia CMS
13 5 (1.09%) Confluence
13 5 (1.09%) Mule
13 5 (1.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (3.71%) Photoshop
2 10 (2.18%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (1.97%) MS Office
4 8 (1.75%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.31%) MS Excel
6 5 (1.09%) Fireworks
7 4 (0.87%) Acrobat
7 4 (0.87%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.66%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.44%) 3ds Max
9 2 (0.44%) GIMP
10 1 (0.22%) InDesign
10 1 (0.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 37 (8.08%) Magento
2 17 (3.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (1.31%) Oracle CRM
4 4 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.22%) BigMachines
6 1 (0.22%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.22%) OpenCart
6 1 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.37%) Google Analytics
2 13 (2.84%) GitHub
3 12 (2.62%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (2.40%) MailChimp
5 6 (1.31%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (0.87%) Office 365
8 3 (0.66%) AdWords
8 3 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.44%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.44%) Google Tag Manager
9 2 (0.44%) IaaS
9 2 (0.44%) Sage Pay
10 1 (0.22%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.22%) Firebase
10 1 (0.22%) Force.com
10 1 (0.22%) PaaS
10 1 (0.22%) Rackspace Cloud
10 1 (0.22%) Route 53
10 1 (0.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (6.11%) Intranet
2 10 (2.18%) Internet
3 9 (1.97%) FTP
4 7 (1.53%) LDAP
5 6 (1.31%) 3G
5 6 (1.31%) 4G
5 6 (1.31%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (0.87%) SSH
7 3 (0.66%) Skype
8 2 (0.44%) DNS
8 2 (0.44%) HTTP
8 2 (0.44%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.22%) Firewall
9 1 (0.22%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.22%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.22%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (28.60%) MySQL
2 19 (4.15%) PostgreSQL
3 18 (3.93%) SQL Server
4 14 (3.06%) MongoDB
5 13 (2.84%) NoSQL
6 9 (1.97%) Relational Database
7 7 (1.53%) DB2
7 7 (1.53%) Redis
8 6 (1.31%) Amazon RDS
9 5 (1.09%) CouchDB
10 4 (0.87%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (0.87%) Big Data
10 4 (0.87%) Pentaho
11 3 (0.66%) Couchbase
12 2 (0.44%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.22%) BusinessObjects
13 1 (0.22%) MariaDB
13 1 (0.22%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 93 (20.31%) Git (software)
2 25 (5.46%) Jenkins
3 20 (4.37%) Subversion
4 12 (2.62%) JIRA
5 10 (2.18%) Grunt
6 8 (1.75%) Vagrant
7 7 (1.53%) Ant
8 6 (1.31%) GitLab
8 6 (1.31%) PHPUnit
9 5 (1.09%) Selenium
9 5 (1.09%) TeamCity
10 4 (0.87%) Sublime Text
11 3 (0.66%) Maven
12 2 (0.44%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.44%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.44%) gulp
12 2 (0.44%) Talend Open Studio
12 2 (0.44%) Visual Studio
13 1 (0.22%) Jasmine
13 1 (0.22%) RSpec
General
1 61 (13.32%) Marketing
2 34 (7.42%) Finance
3 20 (4.37%) Telecoms
4 18 (3.93%) Electronics
5 17 (3.71%) Manufacturing
5 17 (3.71%) Publishing
6 12 (2.62%) Retail
7 5 (1.09%) Legal
8 4 (0.87%) Advertising
8 4 (0.87%) Games
9 3 (0.66%) Local Government
10 2 (0.44%) Automotive
10 2 (0.44%) Banking
11 1 (0.22%) Czech Language
11 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.22%) French Language
11 1 (0.22%) German Language
11 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.22%) Portuguese Language
11 1 (0.22%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 338 (73.80%) Developer
2 225 (49.13%) Drupal Developer
3 83 (18.12%) PHP Developer
4 53 (11.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 46 (10.04%) Senior Developer
6 42 (9.17%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 39 (8.52%) Web Developer
8 32 (6.99%) Architect
8 32 (6.99%) Senior Drupal Developer
9 26 (5.68%) HTML Developer
10 21 (4.59%) Solutions Architect
11 19 (4.15%) Digital Developer
12 17 (3.71%) HTML CSS Developer
13 16 (3.49%) JavaScript Developer
13 16 (3.49%) Magento Developer
14 13 (2.84%) Analyst
15 12 (2.62%) Senior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 11 (2.40%) Project Manager
17 10 (2.18%) PHP Symfony Developer
17 10 (2.18%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 283 (61.79%) HTML
2 259 (56.55%) CSS
3 115 (25.11%) HTML5
4 111 (24.24%) jQuery
5 81 (17.69%) CSS3
6 58 (12.66%) LAMP
7 35 (7.64%) Web Services
8 30 (6.55%) AngularJS
9 28 (6.11%) Drush
10 27 (5.90%) Symfony
11 23 (5.02%) Sass
12 19 (4.15%) .NET
12 19 (4.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 19 (4.15%) XML
13 17 (3.71%) Backbone.js
14 16 (3.49%) Laravel
14 16 (3.49%) LESS
15 13 (2.84%) Ajax
16 12 (2.62%) Spring
17 11 (2.40%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 25 (5.46%) Social Media
2 23 (5.02%) User Experience
3 14 (3.06%) Mobile App
4 8 (1.75%) Digital Media
5 4 (0.87%) Computer Science
5 4 (0.87%) Social Network
5 4 (0.87%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (0.66%) Copywriting
6 3 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (0.66%) FMCG
6 3 (0.66%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.44%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.44%) Blog
7 2 (0.44%) Graphic Design
7 2 (0.44%) W3C
8 1 (0.22%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.22%) Fintech
8 1 (0.22%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.22%) Statistics
8 1 (0.22%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 57 (12.45%) Linux
2 17 (3.71%) Unix
3 13 (2.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (2.18%) Android
5 8 (1.75%) Windows
6 7 (1.53%) AIX
7 6 (1.31%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.31%) Debian
7 6 (1.31%) Mac OS
7 6 (1.31%) Ubuntu
8 5 (1.09%) CentOS
9 4 (0.87%) Windows Server
10 3 (0.66%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (30.57%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (15.28%) Front End Development
3 59 (12.88%) E-Commerce
4 50 (10.92%) Web Development
5 47 (10.26%) OO
6 39 (8.52%) Digital Marketing
6 39 (8.52%) Open Source
7 38 (8.30%) Scrum
8 37 (8.08%) Content Management
9 34 (7.42%) SEO
10 28 (6.11%) MVC
11 26 (5.68%) Analytics
11 26 (5.68%) Project Management
12 24 (5.24%) TDD
13 21 (4.59%) Continuous Integration
13 21 (4.59%) OO PHP
13 21 (4.59%) Responsive Web Design
14 19 (4.15%) OOP
15 18 (3.93%) Business Intelligence
15 18 (3.93%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 287 (62.66%) PHP
2 244 (53.28%) JavaScript
3 53 (11.57%) Java
4 46 (10.04%) Python
5 44 (9.61%) SQL
6 26 (5.68%) Ruby
7 12 (2.62%) C++
8 11 (2.40%) Perl
9 9 (1.97%) ActionScript
10 6 (1.31%) C#
10 6 (1.31%) VB
11 4 (0.87%) C
12 3 (0.66%) PHP 5
13 2 (0.44%) Apple Swift
13 2 (0.44%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.44%) Jython
13 2 (0.44%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.22%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.22%) Go
14 1 (0.22%) PHP 4
Qualifications
1 14 (3.06%) Degree
2 10 (2.18%) PMI Certification
2 10 (2.18%) PMP
3 6 (1.31%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.87%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (0.87%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.22%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.31%) QA
2 3 (0.66%) WCAG
3 2 (0.44%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 18 (3.93%) Varnish
2 2 (0.44%) Docker
3 1 (0.22%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.22%) Squid
3 1 (0.22%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (2.62%) Puppet
2 10 (2.18%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (1.97%) Ansible
4 2 (0.44%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.22%) Nagios
5 1 (0.22%) Salt
Vendors
1 27 (5.90%) Google
2 26 (5.68%) Oracle
2 26 (5.68%) Zend
3 21 (4.59%) Adobe
4 18 (3.93%) SAP
5 16 (3.49%) Microsoft
6 13 (2.84%) hybris
7 12 (2.62%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (1.75%) IBM
9 7 (1.53%) Red Hat
10 6 (1.31%) Sitecore
11 5 (1.09%) Interwoven
12 3 (0.66%) CODA
12 3 (0.66%) Endeca
12 3 (0.66%) HP
12 3 (0.66%) Rackspace
12 3 (0.66%) TIBCO
12 3 (0.66%) Twitter
12 3 (0.66%) WSO2
13 2 (0.44%) Marketo
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