The table below looks at the statistics for Drupal skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Drupal over the 3 months to 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Drupal
Rank 24 18 16
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Contract jobs citing Drupal 9 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 4.71% 2.54% 2.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 24.32% 8.33% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Average daily rate
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£275 £275 £158
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +74.60%
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £250
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.88 £40.75 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-34.04% +146.96%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Application Platforms Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
37 36 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 19.37% 30.51% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 28 12
Average daily rate £350 £290 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £215 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £415 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £17.04 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +13.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -7.89%

Drupal
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Drupal Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Drupal
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Drupal Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Drupal
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 8 (88.89%) CMS
2 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
2 5 (55.56%) Web Services
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Apache
2 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (44.44%) jQuery
3 4 (44.44%) WordPress
3 4 (44.44%) Mobile App
3 4 (44.44%) CSS
3 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) PHP
4 3 (33.33%) B2B
4 3 (33.33%) B2C
4 3 (33.33%) Grunt
4 3 (33.33%) HTML5
4 3 (33.33%) CSS3
4 3 (33.33%) Digital Media
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Marketing
4 3 (33.33%) Email Marketing
5 1 (11.11%) MySQL
5 1 (11.11%) Magento
5 1 (11.11%) Open Source

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 8 (88.89%) CMS
2 5 (55.56%) Apache
3 4 (44.44%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Grunt
General
1 3 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
1 4 (44.44%) WordPress Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Support
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Support
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) PHP Developer
3 1 (11.11%) PHP Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) Web Services
2 4 (44.44%) jQuery
2 4 (44.44%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) CSS
3 3 (33.33%) HTML5
3 3 (33.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Mobile App
2 3 (33.33%) Digital Media
3 1 (11.11%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
1 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) B2B
1 3 (33.33%) B2C
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
1 4 (44.44%) PHP
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Red Hat