The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Drupal
Rank 59 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Drupal 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.21% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.20% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.00 £46.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-80.43% +22.66%
Drupal
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Application Platforms Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
83 30 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 17.51% 12.00% 14.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 15 24
Average daily rate £464 £308 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.81% -23.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £125 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £745 £450 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 £16.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -3.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-17.50% +11.11%

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
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) WordPress
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) LAMP
2 2 (66.67%) ERP
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Magento
2 2 (66.67%) PayPal
2 2 (66.67%) Sage Pay
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Sass
3 1 (33.33%) LESS
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Joomla!

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 (66.67%) CMS
1 2 (66.67%) WordPress
2 1 (33.33%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (66.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Sage Pay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Magento Developer
2 2 (66.67%) PHP Magento Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Drupal Developer
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL Developer
3 1 (33.33%) PHP Drupal Developer
3 1 (33.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) LAMP
3 1 (33.33%) LESS
3 1 (33.33%) Sass
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) PayPal