The first table below looks at the demand for Drupal skills in IT contracts advertised for the Huddersfield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Drupal over the 3 months to 16 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 Huddersfield 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Drupal
Rank 4 7 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Drupal 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Huddersfield 22.22% 5.56% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 85.71% 100.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £278
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -0.90%
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
Huddersfield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
7 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Huddersfield 25.93% 5.56% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 1
Average daily rate £350 - £150
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -2.56%
Drupal
West Yorkshire

Drupal
Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

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

Drupal Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

Drupal
Daily Rate Trend in Huddersfield

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

Drupal Daily Rate Trend in Huddersfield

Drupal
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Huddersfield 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%) MySQL
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) Symfony
1 6 (100.00%) Zend
1 6 (100.00%) CodeIgniter
1 6 (100.00%) Jenkins

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in Huddersfield by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Huddersfield 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Web Developer
1 6 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 6 (100.00%) PHP Web Developer
1 6 (100.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
1 6 (100.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Symfony
1 6 (100.00%) CodeIgniter
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Zend