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 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Drupal
Rank 360 309 283
Rank change year-on-year
-51 -26
Contract jobs citing Drupal 237 276 335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.46% 0.57% 0.63%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.55% 3.30% 3.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 174 230
Average daily rate
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£339 £275 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.18% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £125 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £250
% change year-on-year
+18.18% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Average hourly rate £12.30 £21.25 £16.37
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.11% +29.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.30 £22.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-45.33% +36.36%
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
9311 8370 9413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.19% 17.39% 17.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 5632 4982 5443
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 399 358 441
Average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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 August 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
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 August 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 -3 132 £350 +18.84% 49
South East -25 51 £313 -3.84% 19
South West -17 20 £325 +30.00% 4
East of England -19 11 £365 +92.10% 6
North West -12 10 £325 +38.29% 7
East Midlands -2 5 £275 +3.77% 5
West Midlands -24 5 £440 +62.96% 3
North East - 3 £175 - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 1
Drupal
UK

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 328 (64.19%) PHP
2 265 (51.86%) HTML
3 258 (50.49%) CSS
4 207 (40.51%) JavaScript
5 181 (35.42%) MySQL
6 158 (30.92%) CMS
7 134 (26.22%) jQuery
8 93 (18.20%) HTML5
9 78 (15.26%) Content Management
10 77 (15.07%) WordPress
11 76 (14.87%) CSS3
12 73 (14.29%) Zend
13 69 (13.50%) Open Source
13 69 (13.50%) Linux
14 68 (13.31%) MVC
15 62 (12.13%) Git (software)
16 61 (11.94%) Symfony
17 56 (10.96%) Apache
18 53 (10.37%) E-Commerce
19 52 (10.18%) Agile Software Development
20 49 (9.59%) CodeIgniter
21 47 (9.20%) Web Development
22 45 (8.81%) OO
23 43 (8.41%) Marketing
23 43 (8.41%) LAMP
24 42 (8.22%) Scrum
25 36 (7.05%) Web Services
26 34 (6.65%) CRM
26 34 (6.65%) Jenkins
27 33 (6.46%) Ajax

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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
1 158 (30.92%) CMS
2 77 (15.07%) WordPress
3 56 (10.96%) Apache
4 28 (5.48%) Joomla!
5 25 (4.89%) Alfresco
6 15 (2.94%) Node.js
7 14 (2.74%) SharePoint
8 12 (2.35%) Moodle
9 10 (1.96%) ExpressionEngine
10 8 (1.57%) Apache Solr
10 8 (1.57%) Magnolia
11 6 (1.17%) Tomcat
11 6 (1.17%) Sitecore CMS
12 4 (0.78%) Adobe CQ
13 3 (0.59%) IIS
13 3 (0.59%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.39%) Liferay
14 2 (0.39%) Confluence
14 2 (0.39%) SilverStripe
15 1 (0.20%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 13 (2.54%) Photoshop
2 11 (2.15%) MS Excel
3 7 (1.37%) Fireworks
4 5 (0.98%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.59%) InDesign
6 2 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.39%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.20%) MS Project
7 1 (0.20%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 21 (4.11%) Magento
2 14 (2.74%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.78%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.59%) osCommerce
4 3 (0.59%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (0.39%) Summit
5 2 (0.39%) Zen Cart
5 2 (0.39%) Tridion
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.76%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.39%) GitHub
2 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.39%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.20%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.94%) Internet
2 13 (2.54%) Intranet
3 8 (1.57%) LDAP
4 5 (0.98%) OpenLDAP
5 4 (0.78%) HTTP
6 2 (0.39%) SAN
6 2 (0.39%) Extranet
6 2 (0.39%) SSH
7 1 (0.20%) NFC
7 1 (0.20%) NAS
7 1 (0.20%) OpenVPN
7 1 (0.20%) RFID
7 1 (0.20%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.20%) DNS
7 1 (0.20%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 181 (35.42%) MySQL
2 15 (2.94%) NoSQL
3 11 (2.15%) SQL Server
4 9 (1.76%) MongoDB
4 9 (1.76%) Relational Database
5 5 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (0.78%) Hadoop
6 4 (0.78%) RDBMS
6 4 (0.78%) Couchbase
7 3 (0.59%) Jackrabbit
7 3 (0.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (0.39%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.20%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.20%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.20%) Big Data
9 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.20%) SQLite
9 1 (0.20%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 62 (12.13%) Git (software)
2 34 (6.65%) Jenkins
3 22 (4.31%) Subversion
4 11 (2.15%) PHPUnit
5 5 (0.98%) Maven
5 5 (0.98%) JIRA
5 5 (0.98%) JUnit
6 4 (0.78%) Dreamweaver
6 4 (0.78%) Selenium
6 4 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (0.78%) Cucumber
6 4 (0.78%) Jasmine
6 4 (0.78%) Bitbucket
7 3 (0.59%) WebDriver
8 2 (0.39%) Ant
8 2 (0.39%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.39%) Hudson
8 2 (0.39%) Grunt
9 1 (0.20%) Yeoman
9 1 (0.20%) Selenium IDE
General
1 43 (8.41%) Marketing
2 29 (5.68%) Publishing
3 24 (4.70%) Finance
4 10 (1.96%) Legal
5 8 (1.57%) Games
5 8 (1.57%) Pharmaceutical
6 7 (1.37%) Advertising
7 3 (0.59%) Automotive
7 3 (0.59%) Retail
7 3 (0.59%) Dutch Language
7 3 (0.59%) French Language
8 2 (0.39%) Interactive Media
8 2 (0.39%) Law
8 2 (0.39%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.20%) Banking
9 1 (0.20%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 354 (69.28%) Developer
2 203 (39.73%) Drupal Developer
3 110 (21.53%) PHP Developer
4 77 (15.07%) Web Developer
5 47 (9.20%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 43 (8.41%) PHP Web Developer
7 40 (7.83%) Front-End Developer
8 37 (7.24%) Analyst
9 33 (6.46%) Project Manager
10 30 (5.87%) Senior Developer
11 29 (5.68%) Business Analyst
12 20 (3.91%) Architect
13 18 (3.52%) PHP Symfony Developer
14 15 (2.94%) PHP Zend Developer
14 15 (2.94%) Digital Project Manager
15 11 (2.15%) Agile Business Analyst
16 10 (1.96%) Administrator
17 9 (1.76%) Systems Administrator
18 8 (1.57%) IT Project Manager
19 7 (1.37%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 265 (51.86%) HTML
2 258 (50.49%) CSS
3 134 (26.22%) jQuery
4 93 (18.20%) HTML5
5 76 (14.87%) CSS3
6 61 (11.94%) Symfony
7 49 (9.59%) CodeIgniter
8 43 (8.41%) LAMP
9 36 (7.05%) Web Services
10 33 (6.46%) Ajax
11 31 (6.07%) XML
12 29 (5.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 28 (5.48%) .NET
14 21 (4.11%) JSON
15 18 (3.52%) Sass
16 17 (3.33%) XHTML
17 16 (3.13%) SOAP
18 13 (2.54%) LESS
18 13 (2.54%) AngularJS
18 13 (2.54%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 69 (13.50%) Open Source
2 22 (4.31%) Social Media
3 16 (3.13%) Mobile App
4 13 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (2.35%) Digital Media
5 12 (2.35%) Management Information System
6 7 (1.37%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.17%) W3C
8 4 (0.78%) Client/Server
8 4 (0.78%) VLE
8 4 (0.78%) Taxonomies
8 4 (0.78%) Mashup
8 4 (0.78%) Kindle
9 3 (0.59%) E-Learning
9 3 (0.59%) Mobile Computing
10 2 (0.39%) Video on Demand
10 2 (0.39%) Online Games
10 2 (0.39%) iPhone
10 2 (0.39%) Animation
10 2 (0.39%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 69 (13.50%) Linux
2 15 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (1.37%) UNIX
3 7 (1.37%) Android
4 6 (1.17%) Debian
4 6 (1.17%) Windows
5 5 (0.98%) Ubuntu
5 5 (0.98%) CentOS
6 4 (0.78%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.59%) Scientific Linux
7 3 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.20%) Solaris
8 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (15.26%) Content Management
2 68 (13.31%) MVC
3 53 (10.37%) E-Commerce
4 52 (10.18%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (9.20%) Web Development
6 45 (8.81%) OO
7 42 (8.22%) Scrum
8 34 (6.65%) CRM
9 31 (6.07%) Responsive Web Design
10 29 (5.68%) Project Management
11 21 (4.11%) SEO
12 20 (3.91%) Waterfall
12 20 (3.91%) OO PHP
13 19 (3.72%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (3.72%) Kanban
14 18 (3.52%) BDD
14 18 (3.52%) OOP
14 18 (3.52%) TDD
14 18 (3.52%) Web Design
15 17 (3.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 328 (64.19%) PHP
2 207 (40.51%) JavaScript
3 28 (5.48%) Java
4 22 (4.31%) PHP5
5 18 (3.52%) SQL
6 16 (3.13%) Python
7 9 (1.76%) Ruby
8 5 (0.98%) Bash Shell
8 5 (0.98%) C#
9 4 (0.78%) C++
9 4 (0.78%) Perl
9 4 (0.78%) VB.NET
10 3 (0.59%) ActionScript
10 3 (0.59%) C
11 1 (0.20%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.20%) VB
11 1 (0.20%) VBA
11 1 (0.20%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.20%) XAML
11 1 (0.20%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 25 (4.89%) Degree
2 10 (1.96%) ISEB
3 7 (1.37%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (0.59%) PMP
5 3 (0.59%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.59%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.20%) MySQL Certification
6 1 (0.20%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (0.20%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (0.20%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.15%) QA
2 6 (1.17%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.39%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 9 (1.76%) Varnish
2 8 (1.57%) KVM
3 6 (1.17%) VirtualBox
4 4 (0.78%) NFS
4 4 (0.78%) Samba
4 4 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.59%) Postfix
5 3 (0.59%) Sendmail
5 3 (0.59%) Xen
6 1 (0.20%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.20%) vSphere
6 1 (0.20%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 5 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.78%) Puppet
2 4 (0.78%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.39%) SCOM
4 1 (0.20%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.20%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 73 (14.29%) Zend
2 24 (4.70%) Oracle
3 23 (4.50%) Microsoft
4 17 (3.33%) Red Hat
4 17 (3.33%) Twitter
5 9 (1.76%) Adobe
6 8 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (1.57%) Google
7 6 (1.17%) Sitecore
8 5 (0.98%) Facebook
9 4 (0.78%) VMware
9 4 (0.78%) Open Text
9 4 (0.78%) Sun
10 3 (0.59%) SAP
10 3 (0.59%) Atlassian
10 3 (0.59%) ForgeRock
11 2 (0.39%) Rackspace
11 2 (0.39%) Siebel
12 1 (0.20%) IBM
12 1 (0.20%) JBoss
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
East London
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £200 to £275 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester
OHO Group
Rate: £200 - £275 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Tyne and Wear
The Curve Group
Rate: £150 - £190 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Teamcore
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Roc Search
Posted: 4 days ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Rate: From £250 to £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Student world
Rate: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum (pro rata)
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £150 - £250 per day + NEGOTIABLE
Posted: 10 days ago
Sheffield
Real Staffing
Rate: £200 - £265 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge
Interquest - Sand Resources
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £370.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 15 days ago
Brackley
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £275 - £350 per day +
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £200 - £275 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive Rates
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 320-400 Per Day
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 25 days ago