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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Drupal Developer
Rank 227 214 210
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Drupal Developer 18 31 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.35% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.38% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 25 23
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£288 £325 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.53% +44.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £250 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £290
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £250
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
8553 8234 9061
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 92.18% 92.81% 91.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4750 4342 4208
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 404 512 624
Average hourly rate £16.14 £17.50 £19.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.77% -11.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.75 £11.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 22 August 2014.

Drupal Developer Daily Rate Histogram 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 22 August 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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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
East Sussex 0 5 - - 2
Surrey - 5 £275 - 1
Oxfordshire +5 2 £350 +40.00%
Berkshire -6 1 - -
Hampshire -15 1 £300 +20.00%
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Sussex - - - - 1
Drupal Developer
England

Drupal Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 26 (100.00%) Drupal
2 20 (76.92%) PHP
3 18 (69.23%) HTML
4 17 (65.38%) JavaScript
4 17 (65.38%) CSS
5 12 (46.15%) MySQL
6 6 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (19.23%) Linux
8 4 (15.38%) CMS
8 4 (15.38%) LAMP
8 4 (15.38%) Ajax
8 4 (15.38%) jQuery
8 4 (15.38%) WordPress
8 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
9 3 (11.54%) Project Management
9 3 (11.54%) OO
9 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
10 2 (7.69%) Web Services
10 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (7.69%) TDD
10 2 (7.69%) Subversion
10 2 (7.69%) Web Development
10 2 (7.69%) Open Source
10 2 (7.69%) HTML5
10 2 (7.69%) Apache Solr
10 2 (7.69%) PHP5
11 1 (3.85%) Mercurial
11 1 (3.85%) Vagrant
11 1 (3.85%) Android Development
11 1 (3.85%) iOS Development

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 26 (100.00%) Drupal
2 4 (15.38%) CMS
2 4 (15.38%) WordPress
3 2 (7.69%) Apache Solr
4 1 (3.85%) Node.js
4 1 (3.85%) nginx
4 1 (3.85%) Joomla!
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) NFC
1 1 (3.85%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.69%) Subversion
3 1 (3.85%) Mercurial
3 1 (3.85%) FogBugz
3 1 (3.85%) Trac
3 1 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 1 (3.85%) Marketing
1 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.85%) Games
1 1 (3.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (69.23%) HTML
2 17 (65.38%) CSS
3 4 (15.38%) LAMP
3 4 (15.38%) Ajax
3 4 (15.38%) jQuery
4 2 (7.69%) Web Services
4 2 (7.69%) HTML5
5 1 (3.85%) Memcached
5 1 (3.85%) Sphinx
5 1 (3.85%) REST
5 1 (3.85%) CSS3
5 1 (3.85%) RESTful
5 1 (3.85%) OAuth
5 1 (3.85%) JSON
5 1 (3.85%) Symfony
5 1 (3.85%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (3.85%) CakePHP
5 1 (3.85%) YUI
5 1 (3.85%) Lucene
5 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (7.69%) Open Source
3 1 (3.85%) Kinect
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Wiki
3 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (11.54%) Project Management
1 3 (11.54%) OO
1 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
2 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (7.69%) TDD
2 2 (7.69%) Web Development
3 1 (3.85%) Android Development
3 1 (3.85%) iOS Development
3 1 (3.85%) OO PHP
3 1 (3.85%) DevOps
3 1 (3.85%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (3.85%) MVC
3 1 (3.85%) Scrum
3 1 (3.85%) Content Management
3 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (3.85%) UML
3 1 (3.85%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 20 (76.92%) PHP
2 17 (65.38%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.69%) PHP5
4 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) Facebook
1 1 (3.85%) Zend