The table below looks at the statistics for Drupal skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Drupal over the 3 months to 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Drupal
Rank - - 46
Contract jobs citing Drupal 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - - 0.43%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £254
% change year-on-year
+18.18% +8.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
- +139.39%
Drupal
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Application Platforms Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
107 95 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 21.97% 19.19% 15.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 35 33
Average daily rate £413 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.01% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £173 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.46% +1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 10
Average hourly rate £30.00 £17.50 £28.95
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% -39.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £14.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £20.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.03 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.93% -5.10%

Drupal
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Drupal across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Drupal Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Drupal
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Drupal across the Essex region.

Drupal Daily Rate Trend in Essex