The table below looks at the statistics for Drupal skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Drupal over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Drupal
Rank 283 269 251
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -18
Contract jobs citing Drupal 144 160 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.58% 0.63% 0.70%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.12% 3.40% 3.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 96 118
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £138 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £395 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £288 £250
% change year-on-year
+6.08% +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £13.32
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.88 £39.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-31.96% +139.39%
Drupal
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 London region.

Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4619 4710 4430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.73% 18.59% 18.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3196 3227 2896
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 91 148
Average hourly rate £19.50 £19.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -9.32%

Drupal
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Drupal Jobs Demand Trend in London

Drupal
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Drupal Daily Rate Trend in London

Drupal
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Drupal across the London region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Drupal Daily Rate Histogram in London

Drupal
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Drupal across the London region.

Drupal Hourly Rate Trend in London

Drupal
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Drupal within the London region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
City of London +10 33 £350 +16.66% 3
Hammersmith - 2 £450 -
Southwark - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Drupal
England

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 167 (63.02%) PHP
2 160 (60.38%) CSS
3 159 (60.00%) HTML
4 122 (46.04%) JavaScript
5 96 (36.23%) MySQL
6 90 (33.96%) jQuery
7 78 (29.43%) Agile Software Development
8 76 (28.68%) CMS
9 68 (25.66%) HTML5
10 55 (20.75%) CSS3
11 52 (19.62%) Git (software)
12 40 (15.09%) WordPress
13 38 (14.34%) LAMP
13 38 (14.34%) Open Source
14 35 (13.21%) Scrum
15 33 (12.45%) Content Management
16 27 (10.19%) Apache
16 27 (10.19%) E-Commerce
16 27 (10.19%) Zend
17 25 (9.43%) Linux
17 25 (9.43%) User Experience
18 23 (8.68%) BDD
18 23 (8.68%) OO
18 23 (8.68%) Subversion
19 22 (8.30%) Symfony
19 22 (8.30%) Continuous Integration
20 21 (7.92%) MVC
21 20 (7.55%) TDD
22 19 (7.17%) Web Development
22 19 (7.17%) Java

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 76 (28.68%) CMS
2 40 (15.09%) WordPress
3 27 (10.19%) Apache
4 13 (4.91%) Apache Solr
5 12 (4.53%) Node.js
6 7 (2.64%) Sitecore CMS
6 7 (2.64%) Tomcat
7 6 (2.26%) Joomla!
8 5 (1.89%) SharePoint
8 5 (1.89%) Moodle
8 5 (1.89%) IIS
9 4 (1.51%) Adobe CQ
10 3 (1.13%) nginx
10 3 (1.13%) ExpressionEngine
11 2 (0.75%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.75%) Alfresco
11 2 (0.75%) DNN
11 2 (0.75%) Content Management Server
12 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.38%) Magnolia
Applications
1 11 (4.15%) Photoshop
2 5 (1.89%) Fireworks
3 3 (1.13%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.75%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.75%) InDesign
5 1 (0.38%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (3.40%) Magento
2 2 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.38%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.38%) osCommerce
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.28%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (3.40%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.40%) Joyent
3 2 (0.75%) GitHub
4 1 (0.38%) Trello
4 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.89%) Intranet
1 5 (1.89%) Internet
2 2 (0.75%) SAN
2 2 (0.75%) HTTP
2 2 (0.75%) SSH
3 1 (0.38%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (0.38%) NAS
3 1 (0.38%) OpenVPN
3 1 (0.38%) DNS
3 1 (0.38%) LDAP
3 1 (0.38%) SMTP
3 1 (0.38%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (36.23%) MySQL
2 18 (6.79%) MongoDB
3 10 (3.77%) NoSQL
4 7 (2.64%) SQL Server
5 3 (1.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (0.75%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.38%) SQLite
7 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.38%) MS Access
7 1 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.38%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.38%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 52 (19.62%) Git (software)
2 23 (8.68%) Subversion
3 16 (6.04%) PHPUnit
4 8 (3.02%) Jenkins
5 5 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (1.89%) Selenium
6 4 (1.51%) Maven
6 4 (1.51%) JIRA
6 4 (1.51%) JUnit
6 4 (1.51%) Jasmine
6 4 (1.51%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.13%) Hudson
7 3 (1.13%) WebDriver
8 2 (0.75%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.75%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.75%) Grunt
8 2 (0.75%) Selenium IDE
9 1 (0.38%) Yeoman
9 1 (0.38%) Ant
9 1 (0.38%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 17 (6.42%) Publishing
1 17 (6.42%) Marketing
2 11 (4.15%) Games
3 10 (3.77%) Finance
4 7 (2.64%) Advertising
5 4 (1.51%) Automotive
6 3 (1.13%) Legal
6 3 (1.13%) Banking
7 2 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.38%) Law
8 1 (0.38%) Retail
8 1 (0.38%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.38%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 197 (74.34%) Developer
2 126 (47.55%) Drupal Developer
3 40 (15.09%) PHP Developer
4 30 (11.32%) Front-End Developer
5 28 (10.57%) Senior Developer
6 19 (7.17%) Analyst
6 19 (7.17%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 17 (6.42%) Web Developer
8 13 (4.91%) Business Analyst
9 8 (3.02%) Architect
10 7 (2.64%) Project Manager
10 7 (2.64%) Designer
11 6 (2.26%) Agile Business Analyst
12 5 (1.89%) Junior
12 5 (1.89%) Technical Architect
12 5 (1.89%) Administrator
12 5 (1.89%) PHP Web Developer
12 5 (1.89%) Senior PHP Developer
13 4 (1.51%) Senior Analyst
13 4 (1.51%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (60.38%) CSS
2 159 (60.00%) HTML
3 90 (33.96%) jQuery
4 68 (25.66%) HTML5
5 55 (20.75%) CSS3
6 38 (14.34%) LAMP
7 22 (8.30%) Symfony
8 18 (6.79%) Web Services
8 18 (6.79%) XML
9 16 (6.04%) .NET
9 16 (6.04%) Ajax
10 14 (5.28%) Memcached
10 14 (5.28%) Sass
10 14 (5.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 13 (4.91%) AngularJS
11 13 (4.91%) XHTML
12 12 (4.53%) JSON
13 11 (4.15%) CodeIgniter
13 11 (4.15%) ActiveMQ
14 10 (3.77%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 38 (14.34%) Open Source
2 25 (9.43%) User Experience
3 16 (6.04%) Social Media
4 14 (5.28%) Taxonomies
5 12 (4.53%) Mobile App
6 7 (2.64%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.51%) Digital Media
7 4 (1.51%) Online Games
7 4 (1.51%) W3C
8 2 (0.75%) NHS
8 2 (0.75%) E-Learning
8 2 (0.75%) Video on Demand
8 2 (0.75%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.38%) Blog
9 1 (0.38%) Social Network
9 1 (0.38%) iPhone
9 1 (0.38%) VLE
9 1 (0.38%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.38%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 25 (9.43%) Linux
2 16 (6.04%) UNIX
3 7 (2.64%) Android
4 6 (2.26%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.13%) Windows
6 2 (0.75%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.75%) CentOS
7 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (29.43%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (13.21%) Scrum
3 33 (12.45%) Content Management
4 27 (10.19%) E-Commerce
5 23 (8.68%) OO
5 23 (8.68%) BDD
6 22 (8.30%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (7.92%) MVC
8 20 (7.55%) TDD
9 19 (7.17%) Web Development
9 19 (7.17%) Responsive Web Design
10 16 (6.04%) DevOps
11 15 (5.66%) Kanban
12 14 (5.28%) Web Design
13 13 (4.91%) Automated Testing
14 12 (4.53%) Migration
14 12 (4.53%) CRM
14 12 (4.53%) Configuration Management
15 10 (3.77%) User Stories
16 9 (3.40%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 167 (63.02%) PHP
2 122 (46.04%) JavaScript
3 19 (7.17%) Java
4 17 (6.42%) PHP5
5 13 (4.91%) Ruby
6 10 (3.77%) SQL
7 6 (2.26%) Python
8 5 (1.89%) VB.NET
8 5 (1.89%) C++
9 4 (1.51%) C#
10 3 (1.13%) Perl
11 2 (0.75%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.38%) XAML
12 1 (0.38%) VBA
12 1 (0.38%) C
12 1 (0.38%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (3.02%) Degree
2 3 (1.13%) ISEB
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.38%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.38%) MySQL Certification
3 1 (0.38%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.64%) QA
System Software
1 14 (5.28%) Varnish
2 1 (0.38%) KVM
2 1 (0.38%) NFS
2 1 (0.38%) Samba
2 1 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.38%) vSphere
2 1 (0.38%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 13 (4.91%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (4.53%) Puppet
3 1 (0.38%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.38%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 27 (10.19%) Zend
2 11 (4.15%) Rackspace
3 9 (3.40%) Microsoft
4 7 (2.64%) Sitecore
4 7 (2.64%) Twitter
5 4 (1.51%) Adobe
5 4 (1.51%) Oracle
6 3 (1.13%) Google
7 2 (0.75%) Facebook
7 2 (0.75%) EPiServer
7 2 (0.75%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.75%) RedDot
8 1 (0.38%) VMware
8 1 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.38%) SAP
8 1 (0.38%) Siebel
8 1 (0.38%) Interwoven
8 1 (0.38%) Sencha
8 1 (0.38%) ServiceNow
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