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 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Drupal
Rank 52 44 44
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Contract jobs citing Drupal 6 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.07% 1.68% 0.42%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.00% 6.72% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £250
% change year-on-year
+18.18% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £12.30 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.30 £39.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-68.86% +139.39%
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
100 119 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 17.83% 25.05% 21.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 83 51
Average daily rate £350 £368 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +6.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.46% +1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 8
Average hourly rate £16.00 £45.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.44% +172.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £45.00 £9.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £45.00 £22.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.52 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-5.48% -0.88%

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 16 September 2014. 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
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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 -7 2 £363 - 2
Banbury - 1 - -
Henley-on-Thames - - - -
Drupal
South East

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 9 (90.00%) PHP
2 6 (60.00%) MySQL
3 4 (40.00%) CSS
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (40.00%) CMS
4 3 (30.00%) LAMP
4 3 (30.00%) OO
4 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Joomla!
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (20.00%) WordPress
5 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (20.00%) OO PHP
5 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
5 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Apache
5 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (20.00%) Linux
5 2 (20.00%) UML
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (10.00%) TeamSite
6 1 (10.00%) Tridion
6 1 (10.00%) Intranet
6 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (10.00%) RFID
6 1 (10.00%) MVC

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 4 (40.00%) CMS
2 3 (30.00%) Joomla!
3 2 (20.00%) WordPress
3 2 (20.00%) Apache
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (10.00%) TeamSite
4 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (10.00%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Intranet
1 1 (10.00%) RFID
1 1 (10.00%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Drupal Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Web Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Web Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Digital Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Web Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Web Editor
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) LAMP Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
1 4 (40.00%) CSS
2 3 (30.00%) LAMP
3 1 (10.00%) Ajax
3 1 (10.00%) JSON
3 1 (10.00%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (10.00%) CakePHP
3 1 (10.00%) OAuth
3 1 (10.00%) REST
3 1 (10.00%) SOAP
3 1 (10.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (10.00%) Open Source
1 1 (10.00%) Kinect
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Android
2 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (30.00%) OO
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) UML
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (20.00%) OO PHP
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) SOA
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (10.00%) Android Development
4 1 (10.00%) iOS Development
4 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) PHP
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (10.00%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
1 1 (10.00%) IBM
1 1 (10.00%) Open Text
1 1 (10.00%) Zend
1 1 (10.00%) Facebook
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