The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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 London 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Drupal
Rank 291 252 240
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -12
Contract jobs citing Drupal 121 174 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.51% 0.72% 0.68%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.73% 4.04% 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 107 133
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £125 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £270 £275
% change year-on-year
+20.37% -1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £22.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.30 £22.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-45.33% +36.36%
Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4433 4308 4592
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.77% 17.77% 17.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2911 2732 2965
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 141 159
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
Drupal
England

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 25 July 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 25 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
City of London -4 20 £325 - 8
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £263 -
Croydon - - - -
Ealing - - - -
Westminster - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Drupal
England

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 162 (60.22%) PHP
2 155 (57.62%) HTML
3 154 (57.25%) CSS
4 125 (46.47%) JavaScript
5 101 (37.55%) MySQL
6 80 (29.74%) jQuery
7 76 (28.25%) CMS
8 49 (18.22%) HTML5
9 48 (17.84%) Git (software)
10 43 (15.99%) CSS3
11 41 (15.24%) Agile Software Development
12 36 (13.38%) Content Management
12 36 (13.38%) WordPress
13 35 (13.01%) Scrum
13 35 (13.01%) Open Source
14 31 (11.52%) LAMP
14 31 (11.52%) Web Development
15 29 (10.78%) Linux
16 28 (10.41%) Apache
16 28 (10.41%) E-Commerce
16 28 (10.41%) Zend
17 25 (9.29%) Marketing
18 23 (8.55%) Ajax
18 23 (8.55%) Symfony
18 23 (8.55%) OO
18 23 (8.55%) MVC
19 22 (8.18%) Subversion
20 20 (7.43%) XML
20 20 (7.43%) BDD
21 18 (6.69%) Responsive Web Design

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (28.25%) CMS
2 36 (13.38%) WordPress
3 28 (10.41%) Apache
4 14 (5.20%) Node.js
5 9 (3.35%) Joomla!
6 8 (2.97%) SharePoint
7 6 (2.23%) Sitecore CMS
8 5 (1.86%) Apache Solr
8 5 (1.86%) ExpressionEngine
9 4 (1.49%) Tomcat
10 3 (1.12%) Alfresco
10 3 (1.12%) Mule
10 3 (1.12%) Adobe CQ
10 3 (1.12%) IIS
10 3 (1.12%) Magnolia
11 2 (0.74%) Confluence
11 2 (0.74%) nginx
12 1 (0.37%) Moodle
12 1 (0.37%) SilverStripe
12 1 (0.37%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 11 (4.09%) Photoshop
2 7 (2.60%) Fireworks
3 3 (1.12%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.74%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.74%) InDesign
5 1 (0.37%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.37%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (3.72%) Magento
2 4 (1.49%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.37%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.46%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.97%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (1.86%) Joyent
4 3 (1.12%) Heroku
4 3 (1.12%) SaaS
5 2 (0.74%) Google App Engine
5 2 (0.74%) Rackspace Cloud
6 1 (0.37%) GitHub
6 1 (0.37%) Trello
6 1 (0.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.97%) Internet
2 6 (2.23%) HTTP
2 6 (2.23%) Intranet
3 4 (1.49%) Extranet
4 2 (0.74%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (0.74%) LDAP
4 2 (0.74%) SAN
5 1 (0.37%) SMTP
5 1 (0.37%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.37%) DNS
5 1 (0.37%) NAS
5 1 (0.37%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (37.55%) MySQL
2 16 (5.95%) MongoDB
2 16 (5.95%) NoSQL
3 10 (3.72%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.74%) RavenDB
5 2 (0.74%) Couchbase
5 2 (0.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (0.74%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (0.74%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.37%) Big Data
6 1 (0.37%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.37%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.37%) MS Access
6 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.37%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 48 (17.84%) Git (software)
2 22 (8.18%) Subversion
3 12 (4.46%) PHPUnit
4 6 (2.23%) Jenkins
5 5 (1.86%) JIRA
6 4 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (1.49%) Jasmine
7 3 (1.12%) Bitbucket
7 3 (1.12%) Selenium
8 2 (0.74%) Maven
8 2 (0.74%) JUnit
8 2 (0.74%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.74%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.74%) Grunt
9 1 (0.37%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.37%) Behat
9 1 (0.37%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.37%) ERwin
9 1 (0.37%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (9.29%) Marketing
2 12 (4.46%) Publishing
3 9 (3.35%) Advertising
4 8 (2.97%) Finance
4 8 (2.97%) Legal
5 7 (2.60%) Games
6 4 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.74%) Retail
8 1 (0.37%) Automotive
8 1 (0.37%) Law
Job Titles
1 185 (68.77%) Developer
2 122 (45.35%) Drupal Developer
3 40 (14.87%) PHP Developer
4 31 (11.52%) Analyst
5 30 (11.15%) Senior Developer
6 26 (9.67%) Front-End Developer
7 23 (8.55%) Business Analyst
8 17 (6.32%) PHP Drupal Developer
9 16 (5.95%) Web Developer
10 9 (3.35%) Agile Business Analyst
11 8 (2.97%) Project Manager
12 7 (2.60%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 7 (2.60%) PHP Symfony Developer
13 6 (2.23%) Administrator
13 6 (2.23%) Webmaster
13 6 (2.23%) PHP Web Developer
14 5 (1.86%) Senior PHP Developer
14 5 (1.86%) Web Analyst
14 5 (1.86%) Systems Administrator
14 5 (1.86%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (57.62%) HTML
2 154 (57.25%) CSS
3 80 (29.74%) jQuery
4 49 (18.22%) HTML5
5 43 (15.99%) CSS3
6 31 (11.52%) LAMP
7 23 (8.55%) Ajax
7 23 (8.55%) Symfony
8 20 (7.43%) XML
9 17 (6.32%) Web Services
10 15 (5.58%) .NET
11 14 (5.20%) JSON
12 12 (4.46%) CodeIgniter
12 12 (4.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 10 (3.72%) XHTML
14 9 (3.35%) SOAP
15 7 (2.60%) Sass
15 7 (2.60%) LESS
15 7 (2.60%) AngularJS
16 6 (2.23%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 35 (13.01%) Open Source
2 7 (2.60%) Social Media
3 6 (2.23%) Mobile App
3 6 (2.23%) Taxonomies
4 5 (1.86%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.49%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.49%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.12%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.12%) W3C
6 3 (1.12%) Online Games
7 2 (0.74%) FMCG
7 2 (0.74%) Blog
7 2 (0.74%) NHS
8 1 (0.37%) GIS
8 1 (0.37%) BBC
8 1 (0.37%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.37%) VLE
8 1 (0.37%) Social Network
8 1 (0.37%) Mashup
Operating Systems
1 29 (10.78%) Linux
2 14 (5.20%) UNIX
3 6 (2.23%) Windows
4 3 (1.12%) Ubuntu
4 3 (1.12%) Android
5 2 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.74%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (15.24%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (13.38%) Content Management
3 35 (13.01%) Scrum
4 31 (11.52%) Web Development
5 28 (10.41%) E-Commerce
6 23 (8.55%) OO
6 23 (8.55%) MVC
7 20 (7.43%) BDD
8 18 (6.69%) Responsive Web Design
9 16 (5.95%) Kanban
10 14 (5.20%) TDD
11 13 (4.83%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (4.46%) Project Management
12 12 (4.46%) User Stories
12 12 (4.46%) OO PHP
13 10 (3.72%) Web Design
13 10 (3.72%) Automated Testing
14 9 (3.35%) Migration
14 9 (3.35%) CRM
14 9 (3.35%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 162 (60.22%) PHP
2 125 (46.47%) JavaScript
3 16 (5.95%) SQL
4 13 (4.83%) Java
5 11 (4.09%) PHP5
6 9 (3.35%) Ruby
7 8 (2.97%) Python
8 5 (1.86%) C#
9 3 (1.12%) Perl
9 3 (1.12%) PHP4
10 1 (0.37%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.37%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.37%) XAML
10 1 (0.37%) C
10 1 (0.37%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.37%) VB
10 1 (0.37%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (6.32%) Degree
2 9 (3.35%) ISEB
3 3 (1.12%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.74%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.37%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.97%) QA
2 1 (0.37%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (2.97%) Varnish
2 2 (0.74%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.37%) vSphere
3 1 (0.37%) Shibboleth
3 1 (0.37%) KVM
3 1 (0.37%) NFS
3 1 (0.37%) Samba
Systems Management
1 7 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (2.23%) Puppet
3 1 (0.37%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.37%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 28 (10.41%) Zend
2 8 (2.97%) Twitter
2 8 (2.97%) Rackspace
2 8 (2.97%) Microsoft
3 6 (2.23%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (2.23%) Sitecore
3 6 (2.23%) Google
4 4 (1.49%) Oracle
5 3 (1.12%) Adobe
5 3 (1.12%) VMware
5 3 (1.12%) Siebel
5 3 (1.12%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.74%) Interwoven
7 1 (0.37%) Sun
7 1 (0.37%) SAP
7 1 (0.37%) JBoss
7 1 (0.37%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.37%) Sencha
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