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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Drupal
Rank 128 165 130
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -35
Contract jobs citing Drupal 21 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.59% 0.024% 0.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.68% 0.16% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 4
Median daily rate £338 - £294
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 - £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £290 £325
% change year-on-year
+20.68% -10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.50 £12.30
% change year-on-year
+51.16% +74.79%
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
570 617 503
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 16.11% 14.70% 16.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 368 252
Median daily rate £375 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 32 40
Median hourly rate £15.00 £21.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +25.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.53 £42.02 £35.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

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
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 24 August 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Drupal within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 August 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 -2 9 £388 - 3
Lancashire - 7 £350 -
Cheshire - 3 £313 - 1
Drupal
England

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 (50.00%) HTML
1 12 (50.00%) PHP
1 12 (50.00%) CSS
2 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 10 (41.67%) Git (software)
4 9 (37.50%) Service Management
5 8 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (33.33%) BDD
6 7 (29.17%) Jenkins
7 6 (25.00%) Unit Testing
7 6 (25.00%) Verint
7 6 (25.00%) AirWatch
7 6 (25.00%) Apple iOS
7 6 (25.00%) Skype for Business
7 6 (25.00%) Smartphone
7 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (25.00%) HP
7 6 (25.00%) Citrix
7 6 (25.00%) Apple
7 6 (25.00%) ITIL
7 6 (25.00%) CMS
7 6 (25.00%) Samsung
8 5 (20.83%) TDD
8 5 (20.83%) E-Commerce
8 5 (20.83%) MySQL
8 5 (20.83%) Time Management
8 5 (20.83%) WordPress
9 4 (16.67%) jQuery
9 4 (16.67%) Web Development

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 6 (25.00%) CMS
1 6 (25.00%) Skype for Business
2 5 (20.83%) WordPress
3 3 (12.50%) ArcGIS
3 3 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (12.50%) GeoServer
4 2 (8.33%) Joomla!
5 1 (4.17%) Alfresco
5 1 (4.17%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) OpenCart
1 2 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (12.50%) GitHub
1 3 (12.50%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) MySQL
2 3 (12.50%) GIS
3 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Git (software)
2 7 (29.17%) Jenkins
3 4 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 4 (16.67%) JMeter
4 3 (12.50%) Bitbucket
5 1 (4.17%) Grunt
5 1 (4.17%) gulp
5 1 (4.17%) Selenium
5 1 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 2 (8.33%) Electronics
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
1 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
1 2 (8.33%) Marketing
1 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Developer
2 9 (37.50%) Drupal Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Consultant
3 5 (20.83%) Delivery Manager
3 5 (20.83%) Drupal Consultant
3 5 (20.83%) Web Consultant
4 4 (16.67%) Digital Delivery Manager
5 3 (12.50%) Applications Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (8.33%) HTML Developer
6 2 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (8.33%) PHP Developer
6 2 (8.33%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Web Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Web Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Software Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Software Test Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) CSS
1 12 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 4 (16.67%) Backbone.js
2 4 (16.67%) CSS3
2 4 (16.67%) Ember.js
2 4 (16.67%) HTML5
2 4 (16.67%) jQuery
2 4 (16.67%) React
3 3 (12.50%) ELK Stack
3 3 (12.50%) Node.js
4 2 (8.33%) LAMP
5 1 (4.17%) .NET
5 1 (4.17%) RESTful
5 1 (4.17%) Semantic HTML
5 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Smartphone
2 4 (16.67%) User Experience
3 3 (12.50%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (4.17%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) Service Management
3 8 (33.33%) BDD
3 8 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (25.00%) ITIL
4 6 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 5 (20.83%) E-Commerce
5 5 (20.83%) TDD
5 5 (20.83%) Time Management
6 4 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 4 (16.67%) Content Management
6 4 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (16.67%) Web Development
7 3 (12.50%) Analytics
7 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 3 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
7 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) PHP
2 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.17%) PHP 5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) AirWatch
2 4 (16.67%) Ansible
2 4 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (16.67%) Puppet
3 3 (12.50%) Kibana
3 3 (12.50%) logstash
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Apple
1 6 (25.00%) Citrix
1 6 (25.00%) HP
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (25.00%) Samsung
1 6 (25.00%) Verint
2 4 (16.67%) Splunk
3 3 (12.50%) ESRI
3 3 (12.50%) Google
4 2 (8.33%) SAP
Manchester, Lancashire
IS Recruitment Ltd
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