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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Drupal over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Drupal
Rank 144 133 123
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -10
Contract jobs citing Drupal 14 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.37% 0.24% 0.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.27% 1.44% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 8
Average daily rate £300 £335 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.44% +11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £323 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £347 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £314 £316 £275
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
617 554 433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 16.28% 16.94% 15.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 297 211
Average daily rate £375 £354 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% +8.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 24 33
Average hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £25.04
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.57% -24.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £11.30 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.50 £40.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

Drupal
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Drupal across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Drupal across the North West region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Drupal Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Drupal within the North West region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(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
Cheshire - 10 £300 - 6
Manchester -20 3 £315 -5.97% 1
Drupal
England

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 14 (77.78%) HTML
2 12 (66.67%) CSS
3 11 (61.11%) PHP
4 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
5 9 (50.00%) WordPress
6 8 (44.44%) Intranet
7 6 (33.33%) CMS
8 5 (27.78%) LAMP
8 5 (27.78%) HTML5
9 4 (22.22%) CSS3
9 4 (22.22%) Publishing
9 4 (22.22%) Internet
10 3 (16.67%) PhoneGap
10 3 (16.67%) Apple iOS
10 3 (16.67%) Skype for Business
10 3 (16.67%) jQuery
10 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (16.67%) Magento
10 3 (16.67%) Android
10 3 (16.67%) Content Management
10 3 (16.67%) Marketing
10 3 (16.67%) Office 365
10 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
10 3 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
10 3 (16.67%) MailChimp
10 3 (16.67%) DevOps
10 3 (16.67%) Skype
10 3 (16.67%) SDLC
10 3 (16.67%) Records Management
10 3 (16.67%) Node.js

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 9 (50.00%) WordPress
2 6 (33.33%) CMS
3 3 (16.67%) Node.js
3 3 (16.67%) Skype for Business
4 1 (5.56%) Apache
4 1 (5.56%) Joomla!
4 1 (5.56%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
1 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) MailChimp
1 3 (16.67%) Office 365
2 2 (11.11%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) Intranet
2 4 (22.22%) Internet
3 3 (16.67%) Skype
4 1 (5.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
General
1 4 (22.22%) Publishing
2 3 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) PHP Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Web Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Architect
4 3 (16.67%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Digital Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Digital Technical Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Drupal Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (11.11%) Magento Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Designer
6 1 (5.56%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (5.56%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Digital Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Technical Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Symfony Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) HTML
2 12 (66.67%) CSS
3 5 (27.78%) HTML5
3 5 (27.78%) LAMP
4 4 (22.22%) CSS3
5 3 (16.67%) jQuery
5 3 (16.67%) PhoneGap
6 2 (11.11%) XHTML
7 1 (5.56%) Laravel
7 1 (5.56%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (5.56%) SOAP
7 1 (5.56%) Symfony
7 1 (5.56%) XML
7 1 (5.56%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (11.11%) Social Media
3 1 (5.56%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.56%) Social Network
3 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Android
1 3 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Content Management
1 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (16.67%) DevOps
1 3 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
1 3 (16.67%) Records Management
1 3 (16.67%) SDLC
2 2 (11.11%) Analytics
2 2 (11.11%) Email Marketing
2 2 (11.11%) Front End Development
2 2 (11.11%) Migration
2 2 (11.11%) Online Marketing
2 2 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (11.11%) SEO
2 2 (11.11%) Social Media Marketing
2 2 (11.11%) Web Analytics
2 2 (11.11%) Web Design
3 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (5.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) PHP
2 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) C++
3 1 (5.56%) Python
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Adobe
1 2 (11.11%) BT
1 2 (11.11%) Google
1 2 (11.11%) HP
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.11%) Zend
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