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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Drupal
Rank 128 123 113
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -10
Contract jobs citing Drupal 10 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.33% 0.11% 0.34%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.98% 0.64% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 5
Average daily rate
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£263 £300 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.33% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £300 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £300 £305
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +102.70%
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
504 470 416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 16.49% 17.74% 17.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 264 217
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £465 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 7
Average hourly rate £21.50 £16.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.37% +3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £20.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Drupal across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Drupal Daily Rate Histogram 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 21 April 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
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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
Edinburgh +1 6 £275 - 2
Glasgow - 4 £175 - 2
Drupal
UK

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 8 (57.14%) HTML
2 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (42.86%) PHP
3 6 (42.86%) CMS
4 5 (35.71%) Open Source
4 5 (35.71%) Web Development
4 5 (35.71%) CSS
4 5 (35.71%) MySQL
5 4 (28.57%) SQL
5 4 (28.57%) HTML5
6 3 (21.43%) CSS3
6 3 (21.43%) HubSpot
6 3 (21.43%) Marketing
6 3 (21.43%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (21.43%) Workflow
7 2 (14.29%) jQuery
7 2 (14.29%) WordPress
7 2 (14.29%) Degree
7 2 (14.29%) Direct Marketing
7 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
7 2 (14.29%) Content Management
8 1 (7.14%) Ajax
8 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (7.14%) LAMP
8 1 (7.14%) InDesign
8 1 (7.14%) Velocity
8 1 (7.14%) Joomla!
8 1 (7.14%) PHP5
8 1 (7.14%) Photoshop
8 1 (7.14%) Migration

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 6 (42.86%) CMS
2 2 (14.29%) WordPress
3 1 (7.14%) LiveCycle
3 1 (7.14%) nginx
3 1 (7.14%) Joomla!
3 1 (7.14%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Photoshop
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) InDesign
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (21.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Drupal Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Programmer
3 4 (28.57%) PHP Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Web Developer
4 3 (21.43%) PHP Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) HTML
2 5 (35.71%) CSS
3 4 (28.57%) HTML5
4 3 (21.43%) CSS3
5 2 (14.29%) jQuery
6 1 (7.14%) Smarty
6 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (7.14%) LAMP
6 1 (7.14%) Ajax
6 1 (7.14%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Open Source
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Web Development
2 3 (21.43%) Workflow
2 3 (21.43%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (14.29%) Content Management
3 2 (14.29%) Direct Marketing
4 1 (7.14%) OO
4 1 (7.14%) MVC
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (42.86%) PHP
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) HubSpot
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Adobe
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