The first table below looks at the demand for Drupal skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Drupal over the 3 months to 23 April 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 Somerset 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Drupal
Rank 53 39 32
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -7
Contract jobs citing Drupal 5 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 1.18% 0.95% 0.63%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.25% 4.00% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate £350 £240 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £280
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £18.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+102.70% -28.84%
Application Platforms Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
80 50 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 18.87% 23.70% 31.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 24 27
Average daily rate £375 £320 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -10.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £458 £402
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Drupal
South West

Drupal
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Drupal Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Drupal
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Drupal Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Drupal
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Drupal within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bath -4 5 £350 - 3
Drupal
South West

Drupal
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 6 (100.00%) PHP
1 6 (100.00%) MySQL
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) Symfony
2 5 (83.33%) Zend
2 5 (83.33%) CodeIgniter
2 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (16.67%) Twitter
3 1 (16.67%) Sass
3 1 (16.67%) LESS
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) LAMP
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Web Developer
2 5 (83.33%) PHP Developer
2 5 (83.33%) PHP Web Developer
2 5 (83.33%) PHP Drupal Developer
2 5 (83.33%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Drupal Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Symfony
1 5 (83.33%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (16.67%) Sass
2 1 (16.67%) LESS
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) LAMP
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Zend
2 1 (16.67%) Twitter