The table below looks at the statistics for Drupal skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Drupal over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Drupal
Rank 121 117 93
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -24
Contract jobs citing Drupal 10 6 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.39% 0.23% 0.93%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.81% 1.42% 5.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 14
Average daily rate £325 £288 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £278 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £298 £297
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £313 £275
% change year-on-year
- +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Drupal
UK

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

Application Platforms Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
551 424 419
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 21.62% 16.03% 18.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 228 197
Average daily rate £380 £398 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.62% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £260 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 6
Average hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.41 £34.00 £29.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

Drupal
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Drupal Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Drupal
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Drupal Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Drupal
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Drupal Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Drupal
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Drupal within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 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
Edinburgh -9 9 £300 +4.34% 1
Glasgow +8 1 £325 - 2
Drupal
UK

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (50.00%) HTML
2 10 (50.00%) CSS
3 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (40.00%) Project Management
5 7 (35.00%) PHP
6 6 (30.00%) MySQL
6 6 (30.00%) HTML5
7 5 (25.00%) CMS
7 5 (25.00%) Migration
7 5 (25.00%) jQuery
8 4 (20.00%) WordPress
8 4 (20.00%) Degree
8 4 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (20.00%) Photoshop
8 4 (20.00%) CSS3
8 4 (20.00%) User Experience
9 3 (15.00%) Business Transformation
9 3 (15.00%) Linux
9 3 (15.00%) OOP
9 3 (15.00%) OOD
9 3 (15.00%) TDD
9 3 (15.00%) PHP 5
10 2 (10.00%) Symfony
10 2 (10.00%) Zend
10 2 (10.00%) CodeIgniter
10 2 (10.00%) Mason
10 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
10 2 (10.00%) Technical Architecture

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 5 (25.00%) CMS
2 4 (20.00%) WordPress
3 2 (10.00%) Apache
3 2 (10.00%) Joomla!
4 1 (5.00%) Alfresco
4 1 (5.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (5.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (20.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (10.00%) Edge Animate
2 2 (10.00%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) BigMachines
1 1 (5.00%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) MySQL
2 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Developer
1 8 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (25.00%) Drupal Developer
2 5 (25.00%) PHP Developer
2 5 (25.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Web Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Web Project Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Web Content Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Web Content Project Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Project Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Designer
5 2 (10.00%) Interactive Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Drupal Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior PHP Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Web Designer
6 1 (5.00%) Digital Designer
6 1 (5.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (5.00%) HTML CSS Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) CSS
1 10 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (30.00%) HTML5
3 5 (25.00%) jQuery
4 4 (20.00%) CSS3
5 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (10.00%) CodeIgniter
5 2 (10.00%) Flash
5 2 (10.00%) HTML5 Boilerplate
5 2 (10.00%) JSON
5 2 (10.00%) LAMP
5 2 (10.00%) Mason
5 2 (10.00%) Modernizr
5 2 (10.00%) Sass
5 2 (10.00%) Symfony
5 2 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (10.00%) Web Services
5 2 (10.00%) XML
6 1 (5.00%) Ajax
6 1 (5.00%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) User Experience
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Digital Media
2 2 (10.00%) e-Learning
2 2 (10.00%) Graphic Design
2 2 (10.00%) W3C
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) Project Management
3 5 (25.00%) Migration
4 3 (15.00%) Business Transformation
4 3 (15.00%) OOD
4 3 (15.00%) OOP
4 3 (15.00%) TDD
5 2 (10.00%) Analytics
5 2 (10.00%) Coaching
5 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.00%) CRM
5 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (10.00%) Scrum
5 2 (10.00%) SEO
5 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (10.00%) Web Accessibility
5 2 (10.00%) Web Design
6 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (35.00%) PHP
3 3 (15.00%) PHP 5
4 1 (5.00%) Apex Code
4 1 (5.00%) C#
4 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Adobe
1 2 (10.00%) Facebook
1 2 (10.00%) Twitter
1 2 (10.00%) Zend
2 1 (5.00%) EPiServer
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.00%) Siebel
2 1 (5.00%) Sitecore
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