The first table below looks at the demand for Drupal skills in IT contracts advertised for the Exeter 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 Exeter 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 16 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Drupal 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 5.77% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.14% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £18.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+102.70% -28.84%
Application Platforms Category
Exeter
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
35 28 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 33.65% 23.73% 14.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 15 5
Average daily rate £414 £338 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.59% -6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £166 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £395 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £94.00 £16.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+469.69% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Drupal
Devon

Drupal
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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

Drupal Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

Drupal
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter 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 6 (100.00%) PHP
1 6 (100.00%) Content Management
1 6 (100.00%) Document Management
1 6 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (100.00%) PHPUnit
2 5 (83.33%) Management Information System
2 5 (83.33%) Business Continuity
3 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 3 (50.00%) Apache Solr
4 3 (50.00%) Alfresco
5 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 2 (33.33%) ISO 14001
5 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
5 2 (33.33%) Summit
5 2 (33.33%) ISO 9001

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter 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 3 (50.00%) Apache Solr
1 3 (50.00%) Alfresco
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Summit
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (100.00%) PHPUnit
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Drupal Developer
2 2 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 2 (33.33%) PHP Drupal Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Content Management
1 6 (100.00%) Document Management
1 6 (100.00%) Automated Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Business Continuity
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO 14001
1 2 (33.33%) ISO 9001