The table below looks at the statistics for Drupal skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Drupal over the 3 months to 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Drupal
Rank 60 43 42
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -1
Contract jobs citing Drupal 11 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.54% 1.44% 2.00%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.11% 8.86% 8.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 8
Average daily rate
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£295 £438 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.57% +37.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £358 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £500 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £325 £270
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +20.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.30 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £12.30 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+74.79% -45.33%
Drupal
South East

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

Application Platforms Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
180 79 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 25.17% 16.22% 24.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 36 85
Average daily rate £400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £160 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 2
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.75 £29.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% -46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.93 £12.30 £16.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £101.25 £19.15 £41.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -10.52%

Drupal
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Drupal Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Drupal
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Drupal Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Drupal
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Drupal Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Drupal
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Drupal within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 August 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
(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
Oxford -13 7 £290 -20.00% 3
Bicester - 2 £332 -
Drupal
South East

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 22 (88.00%) PHP
1 22 (88.00%) CSS
2 21 (84.00%) MySQL
3 20 (80.00%) HTML
4 14 (56.00%) JavaScript
5 13 (52.00%) CMS
6 11 (44.00%) LAMP
7 9 (36.00%) Git (software)
7 9 (36.00%) JSON
7 9 (36.00%) Linux
7 9 (36.00%) OO
8 8 (32.00%) Apache
8 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (32.00%) Subversion
8 8 (32.00%) OO PHP
9 7 (28.00%) User Experience
9 7 (28.00%) HTML5
9 7 (28.00%) XML
10 5 (20.00%) Python
10 5 (20.00%) XHTML
10 5 (20.00%) Puppet
10 5 (20.00%) CSS3
10 5 (20.00%) QA
10 5 (20.00%) Dojo
10 5 (20.00%) Vagrant
11 4 (16.00%) Sass
11 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
11 4 (16.00%) jQuery
11 4 (16.00%) CentOS
11 4 (16.00%) Responsive Web Design

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 13 (52.00%) CMS
2 8 (32.00%) Apache
3 1 (4.00%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (12.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (84.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (32.00%) Subversion
3 2 (8.00%) Jasmine
3 2 (8.00%) Grunt
3 2 (8.00%) Bower
Job Titles
1 22 (88.00%) Developer
2 10 (40.00%) Drupal Developer
3 8 (32.00%) PHP Developer
4 5 (20.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 5 (20.00%) LAMP Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Web Developer
6 3 (12.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (8.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Junior
8 1 (4.00%) Team Leader
8 1 (4.00%) Junior Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Junior Web Developer
8 1 (4.00%) PHP Web Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Junior PHP Web Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Junior PHP Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (88.00%) CSS
2 20 (80.00%) HTML
3 11 (44.00%) LAMP
4 9 (36.00%) JSON
5 7 (28.00%) XML
5 7 (28.00%) HTML5
6 5 (20.00%) CSS3
6 5 (20.00%) XHTML
6 5 (20.00%) Dojo
7 4 (16.00%) jQuery
7 4 (16.00%) Web Services
7 4 (16.00%) Sass
8 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
8 2 (8.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) User Experience
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Linux
2 4 (16.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) OO
2 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (32.00%) OO PHP
3 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (16.00%) OOP
3 4 (16.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (8.00%) Scrum
4 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (8.00%) B2B
4 2 (8.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (8.00%) CRUD
4 2 (8.00%) Kanban
5 1 (4.00%) Open Source
5 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.00%) Project Management
5 1 (4.00%) OOD
5 1 (4.00%) Content Management
5 1 (4.00%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (88.00%) PHP
2 14 (56.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (20.00%) Python
4 4 (16.00%) C#
4 4 (16.00%) Java
5 3 (12.00%) PHP5
6 2 (8.00%) SQL
6 2 (8.00%) Perl
7 1 (4.00%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) Puppet
1 5 (20.00%) Vagrant