The table below looks at the statistics for Drupal skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Drupal over the 3 months to 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Drupal
Rank 101 82 78
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -4
Contract jobs citing Drupal 3 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.17% 0.56% 0.50%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.08% 3.27% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 5
Average daily rate £315 £335 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.97% +11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £323 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £347 £309
UK excluding London average daily rate £314 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
-3.46% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Drupal
North West

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

Application Platforms Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
277 245 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.49% 17.29% 17.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 141 117
Average daily rate £375 £349 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.52% +16.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £225 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 13 11
Average hourly rate £29.50 £19.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.26% -9.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £12.40 £17.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.00 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

Drupal
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Drupal Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Drupal
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Drupal Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Drupal
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Drupal across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Drupal Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Drupal
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Drupal Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) WordPress
2 4 (66.67%) PHP
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) Magento
3 3 (50.00%) HTML5
3 3 (50.00%) CSS3
4 2 (33.33%) Social Media Marketing
4 2 (33.33%) MailChimp
4 2 (33.33%) Social Media
4 2 (33.33%) MS Office
4 2 (33.33%) Online Marketing
4 2 (33.33%) Analytics
4 2 (33.33%) SEO
4 2 (33.33%) XHTML
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) LAMP
4 2 (33.33%) Web Analytics
4 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (33.33%) Google
4 2 (33.33%) Marketing
4 2 (33.33%) Zend
4 2 (33.33%) Google Analytics
4 2 (33.33%) Email Marketing
5 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
5 1 (16.67%) Joomla!
5 1 (16.67%) Social Network
5 1 (16.67%) Symfony

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 5 (83.33%) WordPress
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) CMS
2 1 (16.67%) Joomla!
2 1 (16.67%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
1 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Google Analytics
1 2 (33.33%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
General
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
2 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Magento Developer
2 2 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) CMS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Content Editor
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Laravel Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Zend Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Project Officer
3 1 (16.67%) Symfony Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Content Editor
3 1 (16.67%) Web Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) CSS3
3 3 (50.00%) HTML5
4 2 (33.33%) LAMP
4 2 (33.33%) XHTML
5 1 (16.67%) Laravel
5 1 (16.67%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (16.67%) SOAP
5 1 (16.67%) Symfony
5 1 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Social Media
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Media
2 1 (16.67%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Analytics
1 2 (33.33%) Email Marketing
1 2 (33.33%) Online Marketing
1 2 (33.33%) SEO
1 2 (33.33%) Social Media Marketing
1 2 (33.33%) Web Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (16.67%) Line Management
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Google
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Zend
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