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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Drupal
Rank 280 251 200
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -51
Contract jobs citing Drupal 118 147 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.56% 0.68% 0.93%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.97% 3.69% 4.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 97 126
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £393 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £16.00 - £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £23.00
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
3974 3983 3680
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.81% 18.48% 19.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2793 2680 2403
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 73 131
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.70 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +1.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.75 £34.25 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 +16 24 £325 +6.12% 11
Hammersmith - - - - 1
Uxbridge - - - -
Drupal
England

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 172 (66.15%) PHP
2 143 (55.00%) HTML
3 138 (53.08%) CSS
4 110 (42.31%) JavaScript
5 96 (36.92%) MySQL
6 92 (35.38%) Agile Software Development
7 77 (29.62%) CMS
8 72 (27.69%) jQuery
9 71 (27.31%) HTML5
10 52 (20.00%) CSS3
11 49 (18.85%) LAMP
12 46 (17.69%) Git (software)
13 45 (17.31%) Scrum
14 35 (13.46%) WordPress
15 34 (13.08%) TDD
15 34 (13.08%) BDD
16 33 (12.69%) Open Source
17 32 (12.31%) Content Management
17 32 (12.31%) OO
18 28 (10.77%) PHP5
19 26 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
19 26 (10.00%) DevOps
20 25 (9.62%) AngularJS
20 25 (9.62%) E-Commerce
20 25 (9.62%) Subversion
21 22 (8.46%) Linux
21 22 (8.46%) Puppet
22 20 (7.69%) XML
23 19 (7.31%) Java
23 19 (7.31%) Configuration Management

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 77 (29.62%) CMS
2 35 (13.46%) WordPress
3 18 (6.92%) Apache
4 17 (6.54%) Node.js
5 16 (6.15%) Apache Solr
6 12 (4.62%) Joomla!
7 8 (3.08%) Sitecore CMS
8 7 (2.69%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (1.54%) Moodle
9 4 (1.54%) SharePoint
10 3 (1.15%) Adobe CQ
10 3 (1.15%) Tomcat
10 3 (1.15%) IIS
10 3 (1.15%) SugarCRM
11 2 (0.77%) nginx
11 2 (0.77%) DNN
11 2 (0.77%) Alfresco
11 2 (0.77%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.77%) Content Management Server
12 1 (0.38%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (3.46%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.15%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.77%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.38%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 5 (1.92%) Google Analytics
2 4 (1.54%) Magento
3 2 (0.77%) SiteCatalyst
4 1 (0.38%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.77%) Amazon EC2
2 11 (4.23%) Joyent
3 3 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.15%) PaaS
4 2 (0.77%) SaaS
5 1 (0.38%) Heroku
5 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.69%) Internet
2 6 (2.31%) Intranet
3 2 (0.77%) SSH
4 1 (0.38%) VoIP
4 1 (0.38%) SSL
4 1 (0.38%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (36.92%) MySQL
2 18 (6.92%) MongoDB
3 6 (2.31%) SQL Server
4 4 (1.54%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.15%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.38%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.38%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.38%) MS Access
6 1 (0.38%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.38%) SQLite
6 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 46 (17.69%) Git (software)
2 25 (9.62%) Subversion
3 17 (6.54%) PHPUnit
4 13 (5.00%) Jenkins
5 9 (3.46%) Selenium
6 5 (1.92%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.15%) WebDriver
7 3 (1.15%) JIRA
8 2 (0.77%) Maven
8 2 (0.77%) JUnit
8 2 (0.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.77%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (0.77%) Selenium IDE
8 2 (0.77%) Hudson
9 1 (0.38%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.38%) Behat
9 1 (0.38%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.38%) Yeoman
9 1 (0.38%) Ant
9 1 (0.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (7.31%) Publishing
1 19 (7.31%) Marketing
2 17 (6.54%) Finance
3 13 (5.00%) Advertising
4 8 (3.08%) Games
5 7 (2.69%) Retail
6 5 (1.92%) Banking
7 3 (1.15%) Automotive
7 3 (1.15%) Law
7 3 (1.15%) Legal
8 2 (0.77%) Local Government
9 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.38%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (0.38%) French Language
9 1 (0.38%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 186 (71.54%) Developer
2 118 (45.38%) Drupal Developer
3 35 (13.46%) PHP Developer
4 26 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 25 (9.62%) Front-End Developer
6 21 (8.08%) Web Developer
7 16 (6.15%) PHP Drupal Developer
8 12 (4.62%) Analyst
9 10 (3.85%) Architect
9 10 (3.85%) Project Manager
10 7 (2.69%) Business Analyst
11 6 (2.31%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 5 (1.92%) Agile Business Analyst
12 5 (1.92%) WordPress Developer
12 5 (1.92%) Technical Architect
12 5 (1.92%) Designer
12 5 (1.92%) Web Manager
13 4 (1.54%) PHP Web Developer
13 4 (1.54%) Senior PHP Developer
13 4 (1.54%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (55.00%) HTML
2 138 (53.08%) CSS
3 72 (27.69%) jQuery
4 71 (27.31%) HTML5
5 52 (20.00%) CSS3
6 49 (18.85%) LAMP
7 25 (9.62%) AngularJS
8 20 (7.69%) XML
9 17 (6.54%) XHTML
10 16 (6.15%) .NET
10 16 (6.15%) Sass
10 16 (6.15%) Memcached
11 15 (5.77%) Symfony
12 14 (5.38%) Web Services
13 13 (5.00%) ActiveMQ
14 9 (3.46%) SOAP
15 8 (3.08%) Ajax
15 8 (3.08%) REST
15 8 (3.08%) LESS
16 6 (2.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 33 (12.69%) Open Source
2 19 (7.31%) Taxonomies
3 15 (5.77%) Social Media
4 10 (3.85%) User Experience
5 8 (3.08%) Mobile App
6 6 (2.31%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.31%) Digital Media
7 5 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.54%) Online Games
8 4 (1.54%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.15%) W3C
10 2 (0.77%) Clustering
10 2 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.38%) Video on Demand
11 1 (0.38%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.38%) GIS
11 1 (0.38%) Streaming Video
11 1 (0.38%) E-Learning
11 1 (0.38%) Graphic Design
11 1 (0.38%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 22 (8.46%) Linux
2 18 (6.92%) UNIX
3 6 (2.31%) Android
3 6 (2.31%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.54%) Windows
5 2 (0.77%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.77%) CentOS
6 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (35.38%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (17.31%) Scrum
3 34 (13.08%) TDD
3 34 (13.08%) BDD
4 32 (12.31%) Content Management
4 32 (12.31%) OO
5 26 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (10.00%) DevOps
6 25 (9.62%) E-Commerce
7 19 (7.31%) Configuration Management
8 18 (6.92%) Kanban
8 18 (6.92%) User Stories
9 17 (6.54%) Web Development
10 16 (6.15%) Automated Testing
10 16 (6.15%) OO PHP
11 13 (5.00%) Web Design
12 11 (4.23%) MVC
12 11 (4.23%) Migration
12 11 (4.23%) Responsive Web Design
13 10 (3.85%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 172 (66.15%) PHP
2 110 (42.31%) JavaScript
3 28 (10.77%) PHP5
4 19 (7.31%) Java
5 16 (6.15%) Ruby
6 11 (4.23%) SQL
7 5 (1.92%) Golang
7 5 (1.92%) C++
7 5 (1.92%) VB.NET
8 4 (1.54%) Python
9 3 (1.15%) Perl
10 2 (0.77%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.77%) C
10 2 (0.77%) C#
11 1 (0.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (2.69%) Degree
2 4 (1.54%) PMP
2 4 (1.54%) PMI Certification
3 2 (0.77%) CIPD
3 2 (0.77%) ISEB
3 2 (0.77%) CBAP
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.38%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.38%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.38%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.69%) QA
System Software
1 18 (6.92%) Varnish
2 2 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.38%) vSphere
3 1 (0.38%) Docker
3 1 (0.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 22 (8.46%) Puppet
2 15 (5.77%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (2.69%) Vagrant
4 4 (1.54%) logstash
5 3 (1.15%) Kibana
6 1 (0.38%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (6.54%) Zend
2 15 (5.77%) Rackspace
3 9 (3.46%) Adobe
4 8 (3.08%) Sitecore
4 8 (3.08%) Google
5 4 (1.54%) Oracle
5 4 (1.54%) Microsoft
5 4 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (1.54%) New Relic
6 3 (1.15%) Marketo
6 3 (1.15%) EPiServer
7 2 (0.77%) VMware
7 2 (0.77%) RedDot
7 2 (0.77%) HubSpot
7 2 (0.77%) ServiceNow
7 2 (0.77%) Facebook
7 2 (0.77%) Twitter
8 1 (0.38%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.38%) Apple
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