The table below looks at the statistics for the Drupal Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Drupal Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Drupal Developer
Rank 248 241 208
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -33
Contract jobs requiring a Drupal Developer 10 13 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.14% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.15% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 17
Average daily rate £351 £306 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.69% +6.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £241 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £373 £331
UK excluding London average daily rate £316 £313 £275
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Drupal Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8011 8890 7964
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.98% 93.80% 93.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4827 4759 4142
Average daily rate £385 £375 £366
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 409 434 467
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.40 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.57% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.96 £11.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Drupal Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Drupal Developer in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Drupal Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Drupal Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Drupal Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Drupal Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Drupal Developer across the South East region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Drupal Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Drupal Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Drupal Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Drupal Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Drupal Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 9 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
Surrey -3 5 £351 +0.35% 2
Oxfordshire - 3 - -
East Sussex - 1 £275 -
Kent - 1 £400 -
Drupal Developer
England

Drupal Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Drupal Developer in their job title 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 with Drupal Developer in their job title.

1 24 (100.00%) Drupal
2 21 (87.50%) PHP
3 18 (75.00%) HTML
3 18 (75.00%) CSS
4 17 (70.83%) Git (software)
5 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
6 11 (45.83%) MySQL
7 8 (33.33%) Linux
8 7 (29.17%) Apache
8 7 (29.17%) jQuery
8 7 (29.17%) HTML5
9 5 (20.83%) Joomla!
9 5 (20.83%) SQL
9 5 (20.83%) CMS
9 5 (20.83%) LAMP
10 4 (16.67%) XML
10 4 (16.67%) Web Development
10 4 (16.67%) OO
11 3 (12.50%) Apache Solr
11 3 (12.50%) WordPress
11 3 (12.50%) Classic ASP
11 3 (12.50%) Python
11 3 (12.50%) SEO
11 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (12.50%) CSS3
11 3 (12.50%) Drush
12 2 (8.33%) Front End Development
12 2 (8.33%) SDLC
12 2 (8.33%) Analytics
12 2 (8.33%) Social Media

Drupal Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Drupal Developer in their job title 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 with Drupal Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (100.00%) Drupal
2 7 (29.17%) Apache
3 5 (20.83%) CMS
3 5 (20.83%) Joomla!
4 3 (12.50%) Apache Solr
4 3 (12.50%) WordPress
5 2 (8.33%) IIS
5 2 (8.33%) nginx
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) MySQL
2 2 (8.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 17 (70.83%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 2 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Electronics
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (75.00%) CSS
1 18 (75.00%) HTML
2 7 (29.17%) HTML5
2 7 (29.17%) jQuery
3 5 (20.83%) LAMP
4 4 (16.67%) XML
5 3 (12.50%) Classic ASP
5 3 (12.50%) CSS3
5 3 (12.50%) Drush
6 2 (8.33%) .NET
6 2 (8.33%) Ajax
6 2 (8.33%) JSON
6 2 (8.33%) RESTful
6 2 (8.33%) Symfony
6 2 (8.33%) Web Services
7 1 (4.17%) Django
7 1 (4.17%) Laravel
7 1 (4.17%) LESS
7 1 (4.17%) Sass
7 1 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Debian
2 2 (8.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) OO
1 4 (16.67%) Web Development
2 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (12.50%) SEO
3 2 (8.33%) Analytics
3 2 (8.33%) Content Management
3 2 (8.33%) CRM
3 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
3 2 (8.33%) Front End Development
3 2 (8.33%) OOD
3 2 (8.33%) OOP
3 2 (8.33%) Open Source
3 2 (8.33%) OWASP
3 2 (8.33%) Performance Testing
3 2 (8.33%) Project Management
3 2 (8.33%) SDLC
3 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (8.33%) Web Analytics
4 1 (4.17%) Performance Management
4 1 (4.17%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) PHP
2 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
3 5 (20.83%) SQL
4 3 (12.50%) Python
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Varnish
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (8.33%) Omniture
1 2 (8.33%) Zend
2 1 (4.17%) SAP
2 1 (4.17%) Splunk