The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Scotland region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Drupal
Rank 131 105 100
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -5
Contract jobs citing Drupal 2 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.073% 0.28% 0.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.49% 1.77% 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Average daily rate
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- £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £270 £275
% change year-on-year
+20.37% -1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.30 £22.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-45.33% +36.36%
Application Platforms Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
409 396 372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 14.88% 16.06% 14.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 177 147
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 24 13
Average hourly rate £12.00 £15.77 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.90% -9.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £20.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
Drupal
UK

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 25 July 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
Glasgow -1 2 - - 6
Edinburgh - - - -
Drupal
UK

Drupal
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) CodeIgniter
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) WordPress
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Magento
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) GitHub
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) CakePHP
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SEO
3 1 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Symfony
3 1 (33.33%) Zend

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 2 (66.67%) WordPress
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Drupal Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Magento Developer
2 1 (33.33%) WordPress Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) CodeIgniter
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) CakePHP
3 1 (33.33%) Symfony
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) SEO
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
1 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL Certification
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Zend
1 1 (33.33%) Twitter