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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Drupal
Rank 388 319 295
Rank change year-on-year
-69 -24
Contract jobs citing Drupal 214 277 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.44% 0.58% 0.59%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.42% 3.31% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 199 157
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 4
Average hourly rate £38.00 £24.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% +9.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.00 - -
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
8838 8378 7636
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.24% 17.40% 17.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 5594 5205 4384
Average daily rate £375 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 305 299 423
Average hourly rate £20.19 £18.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.13% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.95 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+20.58% -10.52%

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 29 May 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
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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 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
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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 -3 131 £375 +10.29% 45
South East +14 42 £300 - 26
South West -12 18 £375 +7.14% 3
East of England -6 8 £375 +15.38% 8
East Midlands +1 4 £325 +62.50% 2
North West -22 4 £250 -18.43% 10
West Midlands -24 3 £288 -30.30% 2
Yorkshire -37 3 £368 +5.00% 2
Drupal
UK

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 242 (61.11%) PHP
2 231 (58.33%) HTML
3 201 (50.76%) CSS
4 181 (45.71%) JavaScript
5 146 (36.87%) MySQL
6 129 (32.58%) Agile Software Development
7 107 (27.02%) CMS
8 96 (24.24%) jQuery
9 92 (23.23%) HTML5
10 87 (21.97%) Git (software)
11 71 (17.93%) Linux
12 68 (17.17%) CSS3
13 61 (15.40%) LAMP
14 59 (14.90%) Java
15 56 (14.14%) Scrum
15 56 (14.14%) Content Management
16 53 (13.38%) OO
17 49 (12.37%) Jenkins
18 45 (11.36%) WordPress
19 44 (11.11%) AngularJS
20 39 (9.85%) OO PHP
21 36 (9.09%) Puppet
22 35 (8.84%) Subversion
22 35 (8.84%) Web Development
23 33 (8.33%) Symfony
23 33 (8.33%) E-Commerce
23 33 (8.33%) DevOps
24 31 (7.83%) Continuous Integration
24 31 (7.83%) Web Services
24 31 (7.83%) Marketing

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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
1 107 (27.02%) CMS
2 45 (11.36%) WordPress
3 28 (7.07%) Apache
4 16 (4.04%) Node.js
5 10 (2.53%) Liferay
6 8 (2.02%) Joomla!
7 7 (1.77%) Apache Solr
7 7 (1.77%) Sitecore CMS
7 7 (1.77%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (1.52%) Confluence
9 4 (1.01%) uWSGI
9 4 (1.01%) Umbraco
10 3 (0.76%) SugarCRM
10 3 (0.76%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.51%) DNN
11 2 (0.51%) nginx
11 2 (0.51%) ExpressionEngine
11 2 (0.51%) Alfresco
11 2 (0.51%) Kentico
12 1 (0.25%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 16 (4.04%) Photoshop
2 9 (2.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 8 (2.02%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.76%) MS Excel
5 2 (0.51%) Acrobat
5 2 (0.51%) MS Office
5 2 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.51%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 20 (5.05%) Magento
2 2 (0.51%) Tridion
3 1 (0.25%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.53%) Google Analytics
1 10 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.01%) GitHub
3 3 (0.76%) PaaS
3 3 (0.76%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (0.51%) SaaS
5 1 (0.25%) Heroku
5 1 (0.25%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.25%) Office 365
5 1 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.25%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.53%) Intranet
1 10 (2.53%) Reverse Proxy
2 7 (1.77%) Internet
3 3 (0.76%) DNS
3 3 (0.76%) Firewall
4 2 (0.51%) HTTP
4 2 (0.51%) LDAP
5 1 (0.25%) Skype
5 1 (0.25%) SMS
5 1 (0.25%) VoIP
5 1 (0.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (36.87%) MySQL
2 14 (3.54%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.54%) MongoDB
3 13 (3.28%) Redis
4 6 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (1.52%) NoSQL
5 3 (0.76%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.25%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.25%) InfluxDB
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.25%) MS Access
6 1 (0.25%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 87 (21.97%) Git (software)
2 49 (12.37%) Jenkins
3 35 (8.84%) Subversion
4 18 (4.55%) JIRA
5 10 (2.53%) Selenium
5 10 (2.53%) Behat
6 9 (2.27%) JMeter
7 6 (1.52%) Grunt
8 5 (1.26%) Dreamweaver
9 4 (1.01%) Phing
9 4 (1.01%) SonarQube
9 4 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (1.01%) PHPUnit
10 3 (0.76%) Jasmine
10 3 (0.76%) Mercurial
11 2 (0.51%) LoadRunner
11 2 (0.51%) Gradle
11 2 (0.51%) Bower
11 2 (0.51%) Geb
11 2 (0.51%) Bitbucket
General
1 31 (7.83%) Marketing
2 17 (4.29%) Legal
3 15 (3.79%) Publishing
4 14 (3.54%) Finance
5 11 (2.78%) Retail
5 11 (2.78%) Advertising
6 4 (1.01%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.01%) Local Government
7 3 (0.76%) Games
8 1 (0.25%) iGaming
8 1 (0.25%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.25%) Banking
8 1 (0.25%) Mandarin Language
8 1 (0.25%) Czech Language
8 1 (0.25%) French Language
8 1 (0.25%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.25%) Automotive
8 1 (0.25%) Law
8 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 280 (70.71%) Developer
2 153 (38.64%) Drupal Developer
3 56 (14.14%) PHP Developer
4 55 (13.89%) Web Developer
5 33 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 22 (5.56%) Front-End Developer
7 17 (4.29%) Architect
7 17 (4.29%) Project Manager
8 15 (3.79%) Analyst
9 14 (3.54%) PHP Drupal Developer
10 12 (3.03%) DevOps Engineer
11 8 (2.02%) Perl Developer
11 8 (2.02%) Senior Web Developer
11 8 (2.02%) LAMP Developer
11 8 (2.02%) Digital Project Manager
11 8 (2.02%) Designer
12 7 (1.77%) Java Developer
12 7 (1.77%) JavaScript Developer
12 7 (1.77%) ScrumMaster
12 7 (1.77%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 231 (58.33%) HTML
2 201 (50.76%) CSS
3 96 (24.24%) jQuery
4 92 (23.23%) HTML5
5 68 (17.17%) CSS3
6 61 (15.40%) LAMP
7 44 (11.11%) AngularJS
8 33 (8.33%) Symfony
9 31 (7.83%) Web Services
10 23 (5.81%) XML
11 22 (5.56%) XHTML
12 19 (4.80%) .NET
13 16 (4.04%) Drush
14 13 (3.28%) JSON
15 12 (3.03%) Sass
16 11 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 11 (2.78%) Django
17 10 (2.53%) REST
18 9 (2.27%) Gherkin
18 9 (2.27%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 27 (6.82%) User Experience
2 16 (4.04%) Digital Media
3 14 (3.54%) Visualisation
3 14 (3.54%) Mobile App
4 10 (2.53%) Social Media
5 9 (2.27%) Wiki
6 8 (2.02%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (1.26%) W3C
8 4 (1.01%) Copywriting
8 4 (1.01%) Tandem
9 3 (0.76%) Data Centre
9 3 (0.76%) E-Learning
9 3 (0.76%) NHS
10 2 (0.51%) Graphic Design
10 2 (0.51%) Taxonomies
10 2 (0.51%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.25%) FMCG
11 1 (0.25%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.25%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 71 (17.93%) Linux
2 8 (2.02%) CentOS
3 7 (1.77%) Ubuntu
3 7 (1.77%) UNIX
4 6 (1.52%) Windows
5 4 (1.01%) Android
5 4 (1.01%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.51%) Amazon Linux
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (32.58%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (14.14%) Scrum
2 56 (14.14%) Content Management
3 53 (13.38%) OO
4 39 (9.85%) OO PHP
5 35 (8.84%) Web Development
6 33 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 33 (8.33%) DevOps
7 31 (7.83%) Continuous Integration
8 29 (7.32%) Open Source
9 24 (6.06%) MVC
10 19 (4.80%) BDD
10 19 (4.80%) TDD
11 16 (4.04%) Project Management
11 16 (4.04%) Web Design
11 16 (4.04%) Analytics
12 15 (3.79%) SDLC
12 15 (3.79%) Unit Testing
13 14 (3.54%) SEO
13 14 (3.54%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 242 (61.11%) PHP
2 181 (45.71%) JavaScript
3 59 (14.90%) Java
4 29 (7.32%) SQL
5 25 (6.31%) Python
6 21 (5.30%) Perl
7 15 (3.79%) C#
8 14 (3.54%) PHP5
8 14 (3.54%) Ruby
9 5 (1.26%) Shell Script
10 3 (0.76%) F#
10 3 (0.76%) Go
11 2 (0.51%) VBA
11 2 (0.51%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.25%) PHP4
12 1 (0.25%) Delphi
12 1 (0.25%) C
12 1 (0.25%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 20 (5.05%) Degree
2 15 (3.79%) SC Cleared
2 15 (3.79%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.77%) DV Cleared
4 5 (1.26%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.01%) PMP
6 2 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 25 (6.31%) Varnish
2 8 (2.02%) Docker
3 4 (1.01%) Shibboleth
4 2 (0.51%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.25%) Sendmail
5 1 (0.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 36 (9.09%) Puppet
2 22 (5.56%) Vagrant
3 8 (2.02%) Ansible
3 8 (2.02%) logstash
3 8 (2.02%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.26%) Kibana
5 4 (1.01%) CA LISA
5 4 (1.01%) Capistrano
6 3 (0.76%) Nagios
7 2 (0.51%) Graphite
7 2 (0.51%) Graylog
7 2 (0.51%) StatsD
8 1 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (6.06%) Adobe
2 15 (3.79%) Zend
3 12 (3.03%) Google
4 9 (2.27%) New Relic
4 9 (2.27%) ForgeRock
5 7 (1.77%) Sitecore
5 7 (1.77%) Oracle
6 6 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (1.26%) IBM
8 4 (1.01%) CA
8 4 (1.01%) TIBCO
8 4 (1.01%) HP
8 4 (1.01%) AppDynamics
8 4 (1.01%) Pega
9 3 (0.76%) EPiServer
9 3 (0.76%) Microsoft
10 2 (0.51%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.51%) ATG
10 2 (0.51%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.51%) Marketo
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