The table below looks at the statistics for Drupal skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Drupal over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Drupal
Rank 57 67 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing Drupal 9 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.14% 0.51% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.21% 2.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £365 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.80% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £313 £275
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £12.30 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+74.79% -61.86%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
145 166 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 18.38% 21.04% 20.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 107 43
Average daily rate £300 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £232 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £475 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 11
Average hourly rate £32.50 £16.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+103.12% -38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.90 £14.30 £12.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.60 £20.15 £49.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -7.89%

Drupal
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Drupal Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Drupal
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Drupal Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Drupal
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Drupal across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Drupal Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Drupal
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Drupal within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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
Stevenage - 4 £270 -
Watford - 3 £475 -
St Albans - 2 £288 -
Drupal
East of England

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 10 (83.33%) PHP
2 8 (66.67%) CSS
3 6 (50.00%) Java
3 6 (50.00%) MySQL
4 5 (41.67%) HTML
4 5 (41.67%) Subversion
4 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
5 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 3 (25.00%) Ant
6 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
6 3 (25.00%) Python
6 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (25.00%) IBM
6 3 (25.00%) Symfony
6 3 (25.00%) hybris
6 3 (25.00%) Puppet
6 3 (25.00%) Ruby
6 3 (25.00%) MongoDB
6 3 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (25.00%) Ansible
6 3 (25.00%) Magento
7 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
7 2 (16.67%) UNIX
7 2 (16.67%) AIX
7 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (16.67%) Oracle
7 2 (16.67%) DB2
7 2 (16.67%) SQL
8 1 (8.33%) Adobe

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (8.33%) SilverStripe
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon S3
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) MySQL
2 3 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (16.67%) DB2
3 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Subversion
1 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (25.00%) Ant
3 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Drupal Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) CSS
2 5 (41.67%) HTML
3 3 (25.00%) Symfony
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) UNIX
1 2 (16.67%) AIX
1 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (8.33%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) PHP
2 6 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (25.00%) Python
4 3 (25.00%) Ruby
5 2 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Puppet
1 3 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (25.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) IBM
1 3 (25.00%) hybris
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Adobe