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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Drupal
Rank 408 286 274
Rank change year-on-year
-122 -12
Contract jobs citing Drupal 173 302 269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.35% 0.63% 0.65%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.95% 3.59% 3.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 210 167
Average daily rate
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£338 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £426 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £316 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
-2.69% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +62.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +102.70%
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
8884 8421 7459
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.12% 17.63% 17.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 5414 5131 4334
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 324 293 377
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.55 £12.43 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £40.57 £37.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £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 March 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 30 March 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 30 March 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 -57 80 £350 +2.94% 45
South East -18 40 £300 +5.72% 25
South West -33 28 £375 +25.00% 10
East of England +2 7 £325 -13.33% 4
East Midlands -6 5 £200 - 2
West Midlands -13 5 £363 -12.12% 2
North West -24 5 £300 - 12
Yorkshire -20 2 £263 -25.00% 3
North East -4 1 - -
Drupal
UK

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 293 (70.77%) PHP
2 240 (57.97%) HTML
3 222 (53.62%) CSS
4 207 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 170 (41.06%) MySQL
6 137 (33.09%) jQuery
7 130 (31.40%) Agile Software Development
8 127 (30.68%) CMS
9 118 (28.50%) HTML5
10 85 (20.53%) LAMP
11 83 (20.05%) Git (software)
12 80 (19.32%) CSS3
13 62 (14.98%) WordPress
14 52 (12.56%) OO
15 51 (12.32%) Linux
16 47 (11.35%) E-Commerce
16 47 (11.35%) Scrum
17 44 (10.63%) Apache
17 44 (10.63%) Open Source
18 43 (10.39%) DevOps
18 43 (10.39%) Marketing
19 41 (9.90%) XML
19 41 (9.90%) MVC
20 40 (9.66%) PHP5
20 40 (9.66%) Content Management
21 37 (8.94%) Web Development
22 36 (8.70%) Subversion
23 35 (8.45%) Web Services
23 35 (8.45%) AngularJS
23 35 (8.45%) Puppet

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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
1 127 (30.68%) CMS
2 62 (14.98%) WordPress
3 44 (10.63%) Apache
4 18 (4.35%) Node.js
5 17 (4.11%) Apache Solr
6 16 (3.86%) Joomla!
7 10 (2.42%) IIS
7 10 (2.42%) SharePoint
8 9 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
9 8 (1.93%) Confluence
10 7 (1.69%) Liferay
11 6 (1.45%) Sitecore CMS
12 4 (0.97%) nginx
12 4 (0.97%) uWSGI
13 3 (0.72%) SugarCRM
13 3 (0.72%) Umbraco
13 3 (0.72%) Alfresco
14 2 (0.48%) TeamSite
14 2 (0.48%) ArcGIS
14 2 (0.48%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 25 (6.04%) Photoshop
2 15 (3.62%) Adobe Illustrator
3 12 (2.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 9 (2.17%) MS Excel
5 4 (0.97%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.72%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 16 (3.86%) Magento
2 7 (1.69%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.72%) SiteCatalyst
4 2 (0.48%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (1.45%) Joyent
3 4 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.97%) SaaS
3 4 (0.97%) PaaS
4 3 (0.72%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (0.48%) GitHub
6 1 (0.24%) Yammer
6 1 (0.24%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.24%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.66%) Internet
2 9 (2.17%) Intranet
3 6 (1.45%) Reverse Proxy
4 3 (0.72%) HTTP
5 2 (0.48%) VoIP
5 2 (0.48%) SSL
5 2 (0.48%) Firewall
6 1 (0.24%) LDAP
6 1 (0.24%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (41.06%) MySQL
2 23 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 19 (4.59%) MongoDB
4 8 (1.93%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (1.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (1.69%) Redis
6 5 (1.21%) Relational Database
7 4 (0.97%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.72%) InfluxDB
9 1 (0.24%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.24%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.24%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.24%) MS Access
9 1 (0.24%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 83 (20.05%) Git (software)
2 36 (8.70%) Subversion
3 30 (7.25%) Jenkins
4 13 (3.14%) PHPUnit
5 12 (2.90%) JIRA
6 11 (2.66%) Selenium
6 11 (2.66%) Dreamweaver
7 9 (2.17%) Grunt
8 7 (1.69%) Bitbucket
9 5 (1.21%) Behat
9 5 (1.21%) Mercurial
9 5 (1.21%) JMeter
10 3 (0.72%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.72%) Jasmine
11 2 (0.48%) Phing
11 2 (0.48%) Bower
11 2 (0.48%) Xdebug
11 2 (0.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 1 (0.24%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.24%) Xcode
General
1 43 (10.39%) Marketing
2 17 (4.11%) Publishing
3 16 (3.86%) Advertising
4 14 (3.38%) Finance
5 13 (3.14%) Retail
6 4 (0.97%) Banking
7 3 (0.72%) Portuguese Language
7 3 (0.72%) Spanish Language
7 3 (0.72%) Local Government
7 3 (0.72%) Legal
7 3 (0.72%) Games
8 2 (0.48%) Law
8 2 (0.48%) French Language
8 2 (0.48%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.24%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (0.24%) Czech Language
9 1 (0.24%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.24%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.24%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 289 (69.81%) Developer
2 163 (39.37%) Drupal Developer
3 70 (16.91%) PHP Developer
4 51 (12.32%) Web Developer
5 36 (8.70%) Senior Developer
6 27 (6.52%) Front-End Developer
7 24 (5.80%) PHP Drupal Developer
8 21 (5.07%) Project Manager
9 14 (3.38%) DevOps Engineer
10 13 (3.14%) Architect
11 12 (2.90%) WordPress Developer
12 11 (2.66%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 10 (2.42%) Analyst
13 10 (2.42%) PHP Web Developer
14 9 (2.17%) Senior Web Developer
15 8 (1.93%) Web Manager
15 8 (1.93%) Designer
16 7 (1.69%) JavaScript Developer
16 7 (1.69%) Web Designer
16 7 (1.69%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 240 (57.97%) HTML
2 222 (53.62%) CSS
3 137 (33.09%) jQuery
4 118 (28.50%) HTML5
5 85 (20.53%) LAMP
6 80 (19.32%) CSS3
7 41 (9.90%) XML
8 35 (8.45%) Web Services
8 35 (8.45%) AngularJS
9 30 (7.25%) Symfony
10 24 (5.80%) Ajax
11 23 (5.56%) XHTML
12 15 (3.62%) REST
12 15 (3.62%) Sass
13 14 (3.38%) .NET
14 13 (3.14%) Drush
15 11 (2.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 11 (2.66%) Memcached
16 10 (2.42%) Yii
16 10 (2.42%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 44 (10.63%) Open Source
2 26 (6.28%) User Experience
3 22 (5.31%) Digital Media
4 21 (5.07%) Taxonomies
5 20 (4.83%) Social Media
6 14 (3.38%) Mobile App
7 12 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (2.90%) Blog
8 9 (2.17%) Computer Science
9 8 (1.93%) E-Learning
10 3 (0.72%) NHS
10 3 (0.72%) W3C
10 3 (0.72%) GIS
10 3 (0.72%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.48%) Clustering
11 2 (0.48%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.24%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.24%) PMI
12 1 (0.24%) SCORM
12 1 (0.24%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 51 (12.32%) Linux
2 18 (4.35%) UNIX
3 9 (2.17%) Windows
4 4 (0.97%) Android
4 4 (0.97%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.72%) CentOS
6 2 (0.48%) Amazon Linux
6 2 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.24%) Debian
7 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (31.40%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (12.56%) OO
3 47 (11.35%) E-Commerce
3 47 (11.35%) Scrum
4 43 (10.39%) DevOps
5 41 (9.90%) MVC
6 40 (9.66%) Content Management
7 37 (8.94%) Web Development
8 34 (8.21%) Continuous Integration
8 34 (8.21%) OO PHP
9 28 (6.76%) TDD
10 27 (6.52%) BDD
11 21 (5.07%) OOP
12 20 (4.83%) Kanban
13 19 (4.59%) Project Management
14 18 (4.35%) Configuration Management
15 15 (3.62%) Web Design
16 14 (3.38%) SEO
16 14 (3.38%) Responsive Web Design
16 14 (3.38%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 293 (70.77%) PHP
2 207 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 40 (9.66%) PHP5
4 32 (7.73%) SQL
5 23 (5.56%) Java
6 17 (4.11%) Python
7 15 (3.62%) Ruby
8 9 (2.17%) Perl
9 6 (1.45%) C#
10 5 (1.21%) Shell Script
10 5 (1.21%) Bash Shell
10 5 (1.21%) Golang
11 2 (0.48%) VBA
12 1 (0.24%) Delphi
12 1 (0.24%) C
12 1 (0.24%) PHP4
12 1 (0.24%) F#
12 1 (0.24%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 17 (4.11%) Degree
2 6 (1.45%) PMI Certification
3 5 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (1.21%) PMP
4 2 (0.48%) CIPD
4 2 (0.48%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.48%) CBAP
5 1 (0.24%) HNC
5 1 (0.24%) HND
5 1 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.24%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.24%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.90%) QA
2 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 30 (7.25%) Varnish
2 5 (1.21%) KVM
3 4 (0.97%) Docker
3 4 (0.97%) Shibboleth
4 3 (0.72%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.24%) Sendmail
5 1 (0.24%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 35 (8.45%) Puppet
2 19 (4.59%) Vagrant
3 16 (3.86%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (1.45%) logstash
5 5 (1.21%) Kibana
6 4 (0.97%) Ansible
7 2 (0.48%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.24%) Nagios
8 1 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (6.28%) Adobe
2 16 (3.86%) Zend
3 14 (3.38%) Microsoft
4 12 (2.90%) Salesforce.com
4 12 (2.90%) Google
5 10 (2.42%) Rackspace
6 7 (1.69%) New Relic
7 6 (1.45%) ForgeRock
7 6 (1.45%) Sitecore
8 4 (0.97%) Oracle
9 3 (0.72%) VMware
9 3 (0.72%) Marketo
10 2 (0.48%) HubSpot
10 2 (0.48%) ESRI
10 2 (0.48%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.48%) EPiServer
10 2 (0.48%) Twitter
10 2 (0.48%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.48%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.24%) Apple
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Posted: 1 hour ago
Staffordshire
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Rate: £250 - £325 per day
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day
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Rate: £200 - £250 per day
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
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Roc Search
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Circle Recruitment
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Randstad Technologies
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £150.00 - £250.00 per day
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Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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Rate: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day
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