The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Drupal
Rank 298 271 322
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +51
Contract jobs citing Drupal 327 251 281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.64% 0.58% 0.50%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.69% 3.32% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 159 175
Average daily rate £350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 7
Average hourly rate £30.00 £20.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.14% -37.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.40 £18.85 £17.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £21.65 £42.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £18.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+102.70% -28.84%
Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
8862 7568 9093
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.26% 17.56% 16.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5471 4343 5044
Average daily rate £375 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 304 396 415
Average hourly rate £18.35 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.25% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.17 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Drupal
UK

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 18 April 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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London +10 153 £350 +6.87% 53
South West +28 65 £302 +20.80% 9
South East -15 37 £300 +9.09% 29
Yorkshire -6 19 £350 +27.27% 3
East of England -48 16 £375 +25.00% 10
West Midlands -2 15 £400 +45.45% 5
North West -40 10 £300 +20.00% 6
North East - 7 £275 - 1
East Midlands - - - - 2
Drupal
UK

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 412 (74.64%) PHP
2 283 (51.27%) HTML
3 272 (49.28%) CSS
4 269 (48.73%) JavaScript
5 202 (36.59%) MySQL
6 151 (27.36%) jQuery
7 127 (23.01%) CMS
8 87 (15.76%) Git (software)
9 81 (14.67%) HTML5
10 80 (14.49%) Agile Software Development
11 74 (13.41%) LAMP
12 70 (12.68%) Content Management
12 70 (12.68%) Zend
13 67 (12.14%) Open Source
13 67 (12.14%) CSS3
14 66 (11.96%) Symfony
15 65 (11.78%) MVC
16 63 (11.41%) Linux
17 59 (10.69%) Ajax
18 57 (10.33%) WordPress
19 52 (9.42%) Scrum
20 50 (9.06%) Web Development
21 49 (8.88%) Subversion
22 48 (8.70%) SQL
23 47 (8.51%) XML
24 43 (7.79%) CodeIgniter
25 42 (7.61%) OO
26 41 (7.43%) Apache
27 40 (7.25%) E-Commerce
28 39 (7.07%) Jenkins

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 127 (23.01%) CMS
2 57 (10.33%) WordPress
3 41 (7.43%) Apache
4 32 (5.80%) Alfresco
5 31 (5.62%) Joomla!
6 23 (4.17%) SharePoint
7 22 (3.99%) Apache Solr
8 13 (2.36%) Node.js
9 10 (1.81%) Moodle
10 9 (1.63%) DNN
11 7 (1.27%) ExpressionEngine
11 7 (1.27%) Sitecore CMS
12 6 (1.09%) Adobe CQ
13 5 (0.91%) nginx
13 5 (0.91%) Umbraco
13 5 (0.91%) Magnolia
14 3 (0.54%) Tomcat
14 3 (0.54%) Liferay
14 3 (0.54%) Mule
15 2 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 24 (4.35%) Photoshop
2 6 (1.09%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (1.09%) Fireworks
3 5 (0.91%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.18%) MS Project
4 1 (0.18%) MS Office
4 1 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.18%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 16 (2.90%) Magento
2 6 (1.09%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.54%) Tridion
4 2 (0.36%) Summit
4 2 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 21 (3.80%) Amazon EC2
2 18 (3.26%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (1.99%) Joyent
4 7 (1.27%) SaaS
5 4 (0.72%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.54%) CloudFront
6 3 (0.54%) Heroku
6 3 (0.54%) Route 53
7 2 (0.36%) Rackspace Cloud
7 2 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.36%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.18%) PaaS
8 1 (0.18%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 30 (5.43%) Intranet
2 22 (3.99%) Internet
3 13 (2.36%) Extranet
4 12 (2.17%) SSL
4 12 (2.17%) DNS
5 9 (1.63%) HTTP
6 4 (0.72%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.54%) Firewall
8 2 (0.36%) FTP
9 1 (0.18%) LDAP
9 1 (0.18%) TACACS
9 1 (0.18%) VPN
9 1 (0.18%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 202 (36.59%) MySQL
2 24 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 24 (4.35%) MongoDB
3 12 (2.17%) NoSQL
4 6 (1.09%) Relational Database
5 5 (0.91%) RavenDB
6 4 (0.72%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.54%) Big Data
8 2 (0.36%) Couchbase
8 2 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.36%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.18%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.18%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.18%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 87 (15.76%) Git (software)
2 49 (8.88%) Subversion
3 39 (7.07%) Jenkins
4 28 (5.07%) PHPUnit
5 10 (1.81%) Selenium
5 10 (1.81%) Maven
6 8 (1.45%) Behat
7 7 (1.27%) Cucumber
8 6 (1.09%) JIRA
8 6 (1.09%) WebDriver
9 5 (0.91%) Mercurial
9 5 (0.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (0.91%) Hudson
9 5 (0.91%) Bitbucket
10 4 (0.72%) JMeter
10 4 (0.72%) Ant
11 3 (0.54%) JUnit
11 3 (0.54%) Eclipse
11 3 (0.54%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.36%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 28 (5.07%) Finance
2 23 (4.17%) Marketing
3 16 (2.90%) Publishing
4 13 (2.36%) Games
5 10 (1.81%) Advertising
6 7 (1.27%) Retail
7 6 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (0.91%) Legal
9 4 (0.72%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.36%) German Language
11 1 (0.18%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.18%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.18%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 421 (76.27%) Developer
2 262 (47.46%) Drupal Developer
3 144 (26.09%) PHP Developer
4 89 (16.12%) Web Developer
5 77 (13.95%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 53 (9.60%) PHP Web Developer
7 39 (7.07%) Analyst
8 28 (5.07%) Senior Developer
9 27 (4.89%) Business Analyst
10 24 (4.35%) PHP Symfony Developer
11 21 (3.80%) Architect
12 17 (3.08%) Front-End Developer
13 16 (2.90%) PHP Zend Developer
14 14 (2.54%) .NET Developer
15 13 (2.36%) Project Manager
16 9 (1.63%) Agile .NET Developer
17 8 (1.45%) Lead Developer
18 7 (1.27%) Support Analyst
18 7 (1.27%) Applications Support
18 7 (1.27%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 283 (51.27%) HTML
2 272 (49.28%) CSS
3 151 (27.36%) jQuery
4 81 (14.67%) HTML5
5 74 (13.41%) LAMP
6 67 (12.14%) CSS3
7 66 (11.96%) Symfony
8 59 (10.69%) Ajax
9 47 (8.51%) XML
10 43 (7.79%) CodeIgniter
11 31 (5.62%) .NET
12 30 (5.43%) Web Services
13 21 (3.80%) Sass
14 20 (3.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 19 (3.44%) SOAP
16 18 (3.26%) XHTML
16 18 (3.26%) LESS
17 16 (2.90%) JSON
18 14 (2.54%) Memcached
18 14 (2.54%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 67 (12.14%) Open Source
2 14 (2.54%) Taxonomies
2 14 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (2.36%) Computer Science
4 12 (2.17%) Digital Media
5 11 (1.99%) Management Information System
6 10 (1.81%) W3C
7 9 (1.63%) Mobile App
8 8 (1.45%) Statistics
9 7 (1.27%) Social Media
10 5 (0.91%) FMCG
11 4 (0.72%) Social Network
12 3 (0.54%) Online Games
12 3 (0.54%) Kindle
13 2 (0.36%) Mobile Computing
13 2 (0.36%) Blog
13 2 (0.36%) Life Science
13 2 (0.36%) Blackberry
13 2 (0.36%) Client/Server
14 1 (0.18%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 63 (11.41%) Linux
2 20 (3.62%) UNIX
3 14 (2.54%) Windows
4 9 (1.63%) Android
4 9 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (1.45%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.27%) Ubuntu
7 4 (0.72%) Debian
8 3 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.36%) CentOS
9 2 (0.36%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.18%) VMS
10 1 (0.18%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (14.49%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (12.68%) Content Management
3 65 (11.78%) MVC
4 52 (9.42%) Scrum
5 50 (9.06%) Web Development
6 42 (7.61%) OO
7 40 (7.25%) E-Commerce
8 37 (6.70%) TDD
9 30 (5.43%) BDD
10 29 (5.25%) Continuous Integration
11 26 (4.71%) Automated Testing
12 23 (4.17%) Kanban
13 22 (3.99%) Software Engineering
13 22 (3.99%) Responsive Web Design
14 21 (3.80%) Web Design
15 20 (3.62%) OOP
16 19 (3.44%) OO PHP
16 19 (3.44%) Project Management
16 19 (3.44%) Migration
17 18 (3.26%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 412 (74.64%) PHP
2 269 (48.73%) JavaScript
3 48 (8.70%) SQL
4 26 (4.71%) Java
5 23 (4.17%) Python
5 23 (4.17%) Ruby
6 14 (2.54%) PHP5
7 13 (2.36%) C#
8 9 (1.63%) T-SQL
9 6 (1.09%) PHP4
9 6 (1.09%) VB.NET
9 6 (1.09%) Perl
10 5 (0.91%) ActionScript
11 4 (0.72%) Groovy
12 3 (0.54%) C
12 3 (0.54%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.54%) Golang
13 2 (0.36%) ActionScript 3.0
13 2 (0.36%) ActionScript 2.0
13 2 (0.36%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (4.35%) Degree
2 15 (2.72%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.45%) ISEB
4 5 (0.91%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.36%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.63%) SLA
2 7 (1.27%) QA
3 5 (0.91%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.54%) WCAG
4 3 (0.54%) WAI
5 2 (0.36%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 30 (5.43%) Varnish
2 7 (1.27%) VirtualBox
3 6 (1.09%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.36%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.18%) vSphere
5 1 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (3.80%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (2.72%) Puppet
3 5 (0.91%) Vagrant
4 4 (0.72%) SCOM
5 1 (0.18%) SCCM
5 1 (0.18%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 70 (12.68%) Zend
2 29 (5.25%) Oracle
3 23 (4.17%) Microsoft
4 15 (2.72%) Rackspace
4 15 (2.72%) Twitter
5 13 (2.36%) EPiServer
6 12 (2.17%) Google
6 12 (2.17%) Red Hat
7 11 (1.99%) Ektron
8 9 (1.63%) RedDot
9 7 (1.27%) Adobe
9 7 (1.27%) Sitecore
10 6 (1.09%) Atlassian
10 6 (1.09%) Open Text
10 6 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (0.72%) SolarWinds
11 4 (0.72%) Interwoven
12 3 (0.54%) Siebel
12 3 (0.54%) VMware
13 2 (0.36%) StreamBase
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