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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Drupal
Rank 353 301 277
Rank change year-on-year
-52 -24
Contract jobs citing Drupal 253 284 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.50% 0.60% 0.66%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.74% 3.34% 3.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 188 210
Average daily rate
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£318 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.30% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 6
Average hourly rate £16.00 £187.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-91.46% +435.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.68 £187.50 £20.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.55 £187.50 £46.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.88 £187.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-85.66% +435.71%
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
9220 8494 8145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.28% 17.99% 18.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 6064 5292 4677
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £515 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 313 363 424
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.15 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.61% -9.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £11.39 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £36.07 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.24 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.22% -9.27%

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 19 December 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
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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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 -41 123 £350 +3.70% 36
South East -8 61 £300 - 33
East Midlands +14 16 £250 +11.11% 1
West Midlands -2 15 £350 +33.33% 4
Yorkshire 0 13 £293 +30.00% 4
North West -9 11 £320 -8.57% 8
South West -25 11 £355 +29.09% 14
East of England -23 1 £388 +3.33% 8
North East -28 1 £225 - 1
Midlands - - - -
Drupal
UK

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 325 (64.23%) PHP
2 280 (55.34%) HTML
3 269 (53.16%) CSS
4 234 (46.25%) JavaScript
5 196 (38.74%) MySQL
6 179 (35.38%) CMS
7 166 (32.81%) jQuery
8 150 (29.64%) Agile Software Development
9 123 (24.31%) HTML5
10 95 (18.77%) WordPress
11 87 (17.19%) CSS3
12 84 (16.60%) Git (software)
13 81 (16.01%) LAMP
14 80 (15.81%) Open Source
15 65 (12.85%) Scrum
16 64 (12.65%) Linux
17 61 (12.06%) Apache
17 61 (12.06%) E-Commerce
18 59 (11.66%) Content Management
19 56 (11.07%) PHP5
20 52 (10.28%) OO
21 48 (9.49%) XML
22 47 (9.29%) MVC
23 44 (8.70%) Web Services
24 43 (8.50%) Subversion
25 42 (8.30%) Zend
25 42 (8.30%) Continuous Integration
26 41 (8.10%) Marketing
27 40 (7.91%) DevOps
28 39 (7.71%) Ajax

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 179 (35.38%) CMS
2 95 (18.77%) WordPress
3 61 (12.06%) Apache
4 33 (6.52%) Joomla!
5 20 (3.95%) Node.js
5 20 (3.95%) Apache Solr
6 13 (2.57%) SharePoint
6 13 (2.57%) IIS
7 9 (1.78%) Sitecore CMS
8 7 (1.38%) Tomcat
8 7 (1.38%) Alfresco
8 7 (1.38%) Moodle
9 6 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (0.99%) Confluence
11 4 (0.79%) ExpressionEngine
11 4 (0.79%) TeamSite
12 3 (0.59%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.59%) Magnolia
12 3 (0.59%) Adobe CQ
12 3 (0.59%) Umbraco
Applications
1 25 (4.94%) Photoshop
2 14 (2.77%) Adobe Illustrator
3 12 (2.37%) MS Excel
4 11 (2.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.79%) InDesign
6 3 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.20%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 14 (2.77%) Magento
2 6 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.40%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.40%) Tridion
4 1 (0.20%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 24 (4.74%) Amazon EC2
2 11 (2.17%) Joyent
3 7 (1.38%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.40%) SaaS
4 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.40%) GitHub
5 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.36%) Internet
2 7 (1.38%) LDAP
2 7 (1.38%) Intranet
3 3 (0.59%) HTTP
3 3 (0.59%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (0.40%) SSH
5 1 (0.20%) VoIP
5 1 (0.20%) SMTP
5 1 (0.20%) DNS
5 1 (0.20%) RFID
5 1 (0.20%) SSL
5 1 (0.20%) SAN
5 1 (0.20%) Firewall
5 1 (0.20%) NFC
5 1 (0.20%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (0.20%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 196 (38.74%) MySQL
2 25 (4.94%) MongoDB
3 23 (4.55%) SQL Server
4 13 (2.57%) NoSQL
5 10 (1.98%) Relational Database
5 10 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (1.58%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.59%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.59%) Aerospike
8 3 (0.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (0.59%) Couchbase
8 3 (0.59%) Jackrabbit
8 3 (0.59%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.40%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.20%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.20%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.20%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.20%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 84 (16.60%) Git (software)
2 43 (8.50%) Subversion
3 31 (6.13%) Jenkins
4 20 (3.95%) PHPUnit
5 14 (2.77%) Selenium
6 12 (2.37%) Dreamweaver
7 11 (2.17%) JIRA
8 10 (1.98%) Bitbucket
9 6 (1.19%) Grunt
9 6 (1.19%) Cucumber
10 5 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (0.79%) WebDriver
11 4 (0.79%) Maven
11 4 (0.79%) JUnit
12 3 (0.59%) Hudson
12 3 (0.59%) Behat
13 2 (0.40%) Mercurial
13 2 (0.40%) TeamCity
13 2 (0.40%) Selenium IDE
13 2 (0.40%) Xdebug
General
1 41 (8.10%) Marketing
2 25 (4.94%) Publishing
3 18 (3.56%) Finance
4 11 (2.17%) Games
5 9 (1.78%) Advertising
6 8 (1.58%) Retail
7 7 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (0.99%) Legal
9 4 (0.79%) Automotive
9 4 (0.79%) Banking
10 3 (0.59%) Law
10 3 (0.59%) Portuguese Language
10 3 (0.59%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.40%) Italian Language
11 2 (0.40%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.40%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.20%) Local Government
12 1 (0.20%) Electronics
12 1 (0.20%) French Language
Job Titles
1 345 (68.18%) Developer
2 197 (38.93%) Drupal Developer
3 89 (17.59%) PHP Developer
4 55 (10.87%) Web Developer
5 44 (8.70%) Front-End Developer
6 38 (7.51%) Senior Developer
7 37 (7.31%) PHP Drupal Developer
8 34 (6.72%) Project Manager
9 23 (4.55%) Architect
10 20 (3.95%) Digital Project Manager
11 15 (2.96%) Analyst
11 15 (2.96%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 14 (2.77%) DevOps Engineer
12 14 (2.77%) PHP Web Developer
13 12 (2.37%) WordPress Developer
13 12 (2.37%) Web Manager
14 9 (1.78%) Business Analyst
14 9 (1.78%) Programmer
15 8 (1.58%) Designer
15 8 (1.58%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 280 (55.34%) HTML
2 269 (53.16%) CSS
3 166 (32.81%) jQuery
4 123 (24.31%) HTML5
5 87 (17.19%) CSS3
6 81 (16.01%) LAMP
7 48 (9.49%) XML
8 44 (8.70%) Web Services
9 39 (7.71%) Ajax
10 32 (6.32%) Symfony
11 29 (5.73%) .NET
12 25 (4.94%) XHTML
13 24 (4.74%) REST
14 23 (4.55%) Sass
14 23 (4.55%) AngularJS
14 23 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 22 (4.35%) SOAP
16 18 (3.56%) CodeIgniter
17 17 (3.36%) Memcached
18 15 (2.96%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 80 (15.81%) Open Source
2 29 (5.73%) Social Media
2 29 (5.73%) Taxonomies
3 27 (5.34%) User Experience
4 19 (3.75%) Mobile App
5 17 (3.36%) Digital Media
6 14 (2.77%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (2.37%) Blog
8 8 (1.58%) Computer Science
9 7 (1.38%) E-Learning
9 7 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (0.99%) W3C
10 5 (0.99%) Online Games
11 3 (0.59%) GIS
11 3 (0.59%) NHS
11 3 (0.59%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.59%) Mashup
12 2 (0.40%) Video on Demand
12 2 (0.40%) FMCG
12 2 (0.40%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 64 (12.65%) Linux
2 21 (4.15%) UNIX
3 12 (2.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (1.98%) Windows
5 7 (1.38%) Debian
6 6 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (1.19%) CentOS
6 6 (1.19%) Android
6 6 (1.19%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (0.79%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.40%) Scientific Linux
9 2 (0.40%) Amazon Linux
10 1 (0.20%) Solaris
10 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (29.64%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (12.85%) Scrum
3 61 (12.06%) E-Commerce
4 59 (11.66%) Content Management
5 52 (10.28%) OO
6 47 (9.29%) MVC
7 42 (8.30%) Continuous Integration
8 40 (7.91%) DevOps
9 34 (6.72%) BDD
9 34 (6.72%) Web Development
9 34 (6.72%) TDD
10 33 (6.52%) Kanban
11 25 (4.94%) OO PHP
12 24 (4.74%) Project Management
13 23 (4.55%) SEO
14 21 (4.15%) Migration
14 21 (4.15%) Responsive Web Design
15 19 (3.75%) Automated Testing
16 18 (3.56%) Configuration Management
16 18 (3.56%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 325 (64.23%) PHP
2 234 (46.25%) JavaScript
3 56 (11.07%) PHP5
4 29 (5.73%) SQL
5 28 (5.53%) Java
6 17 (3.36%) Ruby
7 14 (2.77%) Python
8 10 (1.98%) Bash Shell
9 6 (1.19%) C#
10 5 (0.99%) C++
10 5 (0.99%) VB.NET
11 4 (0.79%) Golang
11 4 (0.79%) C
12 3 (0.59%) Perl
13 2 (0.40%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.20%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.20%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.20%) XAML
Qualifications
1 19 (3.75%) Degree
2 10 (1.98%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (0.59%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.40%) CBAP
5 2 (0.40%) CIPD
5 2 (0.40%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.40%) ISEB
5 2 (0.40%) HNC
5 2 (0.40%) HND
6 1 (0.20%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.20%) PMP
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.20%) MySQL Certification
6 1 (0.20%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.20%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.78%) QA
2 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (4.35%) Varnish
2 12 (2.37%) KVM
3 5 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.40%) vSphere
4 2 (0.40%) Postfix
4 2 (0.40%) Sendmail
4 2 (0.40%) Xen
4 2 (0.40%) Shibboleth
4 2 (0.40%) Samba
4 2 (0.40%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.40%) NFS
Systems Management
1 32 (6.32%) Puppet
2 27 (5.34%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (3.36%) Vagrant
4 4 (0.79%) logstash
5 2 (0.40%) Kibana
5 2 (0.40%) Ansible
6 1 (0.20%) OpenAM
6 1 (0.20%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 42 (8.30%) Zend
2 26 (5.14%) Microsoft
3 20 (3.95%) Adobe
4 17 (3.36%) Rackspace
5 14 (2.77%) Red Hat
6 12 (2.37%) Salesforce.com
7 10 (1.98%) Twitter
8 9 (1.78%) Google
8 9 (1.78%) Sitecore
9 8 (1.58%) Oracle
10 6 (1.19%) Facebook
11 5 (0.99%) VMware
12 4 (0.79%) New Relic
13 3 (0.59%) Sun
13 3 (0.59%) ForgeRock
13 3 (0.59%) EPiServer
14 2 (0.40%) Marketo
14 2 (0.40%) ServiceNow
14 2 (0.40%) RedDot
14 2 (0.40%) ESRI
Watford, Hertfordshire
Stratospherec
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nakama
Rate: From £200 to £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £37,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £300.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT
Rate: £200 - £275 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Clearview Traffic Group
Rate: £325 per day (3 months + possible extensions)
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Hammersmith and Fulham
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 24 days ago