The table below looks at the statistics for Drupal skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Drupal over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Drupal
Rank 158 146 129
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -17
Contract jobs citing Drupal 3 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.077% 0.11% 0.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.42% 0.69% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 6
Median daily rate £425 £250 £307
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.00% -18.43%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.00 £46.00 -
% change year-on-year
-80.43% -
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 North West region.

Application Platforms Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
707 579 408
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 18.13% 15.76% 13.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 327 218
Median daily rate £400 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.72% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 23 27
Median hourly rate £20.50 £16.84 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% -32.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.20 £35.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.91% +15.34%

Drupal
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Drupal as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Drupal Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Drupal
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Drupal Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Drupal
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Drupal Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Drupal
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Drupal within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -7 3 £425 +70.00% 5
Drupal
England

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Drupal also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Drupal.

1 12 (75.00%) HTML
1 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (68.75%) CSS
3 10 (62.50%) PHP
4 8 (50.00%) CMS
5 7 (43.75%) Intranet
6 6 (37.50%) WordPress
7 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (31.25%) Content Management
7 5 (31.25%) LAMP
7 5 (31.25%) Node.js
8 4 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (25.00%) Front End Development
8 4 (25.00%) Internet
8 4 (25.00%) jQuery
8 4 (25.00%) Web Development
8 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (18.75%) TDD
9 3 (18.75%) HTML5
9 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
9 3 (18.75%) Skype for Business
9 3 (18.75%) Android
9 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
9 3 (18.75%) Publishing
9 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
9 3 (18.75%) Records Management
9 3 (18.75%) User Experience
9 3 (18.75%) Skype
9 3 (18.75%) SDLC
9 3 (18.75%) CSS3

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (50.00%) CMS
2 6 (37.50%) WordPress
3 5 (31.25%) Node.js
4 3 (18.75%) Skype for Business
5 2 (12.50%) ArcGIS
5 2 (12.50%) GeoServer
6 1 (6.25%) Apache
6 1 (6.25%) Joomla!
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) Intranet
2 4 (25.00%) Internet
3 3 (18.75%) Skype
4 1 (6.25%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) GIS
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 3 (18.75%) Publishing
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) PHP Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Architect
4 3 (18.75%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Applications Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Digital Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Digital Technical Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Drupal Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (12.50%) Magento Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Web Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) CMS Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Designer
6 1 (6.25%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Digital Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) HTML
2 11 (68.75%) CSS
3 5 (31.25%) LAMP
4 4 (25.00%) jQuery
5 3 (18.75%) CSS3
5 3 (18.75%) HTML5
5 3 (18.75%) PhoneGap
6 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 2 (12.50%) Backbone.js
6 2 (12.50%) Ember.js
6 2 (12.50%) React
7 1 (6.25%) .NET
7 1 (6.25%) RESTful
7 1 (6.25%) Semantic HTML
7 1 (6.25%) SOAP
7 1 (6.25%) Web Services
7 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
1 3 (18.75%) User Experience
2 2 (12.50%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (6.25%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Android
1 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Content Management
1 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 4 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (25.00%) Web Development
3 3 (18.75%) DevOps
3 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
3 3 (18.75%) Mobile Application Development
3 3 (18.75%) Records Management
3 3 (18.75%) SDLC
3 3 (18.75%) TDD
4 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 2 (12.50%) BDD
4 2 (12.50%) Coaching
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 2 (12.50%) Migration
4 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (62.50%) PHP
3 1 (6.25%) C++
3 1 (6.25%) PHP 5
3 1 (6.25%) Python
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Adobe
1 2 (12.50%) BT
1 2 (12.50%) ESRI
1 2 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (6.25%) Zend
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