The first table below looks at the demand for Drupal skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Drupal over the 3 months to 24 July 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 Kent 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Drupal
Rank 40 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Drupal 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.76% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£225 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £270 £275
% change year-on-year
+20.37% -1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.30 £22.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-45.33% +36.36%
Application Platforms Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
50 41 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 19.01% 14.86% 15.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 21 23
Average daily rate £350 £280 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £115 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £400 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -2.50%
Drupal
South East

Drupal
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Drupal Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Drupal
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Drupal Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Drupal
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Drupal within the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
Dartford - - - -
Maidstone - - - -
Drupal
South East

Drupal
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) Joomla!
1 2 (100.00%) Zend
1 2 (100.00%) Zend Framework
1 2 (100.00%) WordPress
1 2 (100.00%) ExpressionEngine
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) Joomla!
1 2 (100.00%) WordPress
1 2 (100.00%) ExpressionEngine
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Zend