The first table below looks at the demand for Drupal skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Drupal over the 3 months to 17 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 Liverpool 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Drupal
Rank 20 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Drupal 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.22% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £301 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -
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
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
15 23 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 11.11% 15.23% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 14
Average daily rate £308 £450 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.66% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £450 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £11.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -34.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Drupal
Merseyside

Drupal
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Drupal Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Drupal
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Drupal Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Drupal
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Symfony
2 2 (66.67%) Zend
2 2 (66.67%) Magento
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) PHP Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Drupal Developer
3 1 (33.33%) PHP Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Symfony
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) OOP
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) OOD
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Zend
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