The table below looks at the statistics for Drupal skills 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 over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Drupal
Rank 210 213 173
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -40
Contract jobs citing Drupal 48 32 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.51% 0.36% 0.69%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.07% 1.93% 4.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 12 27
Average daily rate
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£300 £289 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £205 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £485 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £268
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +30.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £57.00 £12.30 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+363.41% -45.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.00 £12.30 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+363.41% -45.33%
Drupal
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Application Platforms Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1563 1659 1413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 16.70% 18.52% 17.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 970 901 750
Average daily rate £375 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 77 94
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -10.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.09 £50.90 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%

Drupal
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Drupal Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Drupal
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 across the South East region.

Drupal Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Drupal
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

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

Drupal Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Drupal
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 across the South East region.

Drupal Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Drupal
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 within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
Hampshire +24 23 £300 +20.00% 7
Oxfordshire -15 13 £325 -35.00% 8
East Sussex -8 6 £250 - 1
Buckinghamshire +2 4 £325 +18.18% 5
Berkshire +3 2 £210 -32.72% 6
Drupal
England

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 65 (73.03%) PHP
2 64 (71.91%) CSS
3 62 (69.66%) HTML
4 59 (66.29%) JavaScript
5 34 (38.20%) CMS
6 31 (34.83%) OO
7 30 (33.71%) MySQL
8 29 (32.58%) jQuery
8 29 (32.58%) OO PHP
9 27 (30.34%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (30.34%) Perl
10 25 (28.09%) Git (software)
11 22 (24.72%) Subversion
12 21 (23.60%) LAMP
12 21 (23.60%) HTML5
13 19 (21.35%) Linux
13 19 (21.35%) CSS3
14 17 (19.10%) SQL
15 13 (14.61%) Apache
16 12 (13.48%) Marketing
17 10 (11.24%) Web Services
17 10 (11.24%) User Experience
18 9 (10.11%) Web Development
18 9 (10.11%) QA
19 8 (8.99%) XHTML
19 8 (8.99%) E-Commerce
20 7 (7.87%) Python
20 7 (7.87%) Photoshop
20 7 (7.87%) Dojo
20 7 (7.87%) Ajax

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 34 (38.20%) CMS
2 13 (14.61%) Apache
3 6 (6.74%) WordPress
4 4 (4.49%) Confluence
5 2 (2.25%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.12%) Kentico
6 1 (1.12%) uWSGI
6 1 (1.12%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.12%) Liferay
6 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.12%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.12%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.12%) DNN
6 1 (1.12%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (7.87%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.12%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.12%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.12%) SSL
1 1 (1.12%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (33.71%) MySQL
2 6 (6.74%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.25%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.12%) MariaDB
4 1 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.12%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 25 (28.09%) Git (software)
2 22 (24.72%) Subversion
3 4 (4.49%) JIRA
4 3 (3.37%) Grunt
5 2 (2.25%) Bower
5 2 (2.25%) Selenium
5 2 (2.25%) Jasmine
5 2 (2.25%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (13.48%) Marketing
2 4 (4.49%) Legal
3 3 (3.37%) Retail
4 1 (1.12%) Local Government
4 1 (1.12%) Publishing
4 1 (1.12%) Games
4 1 (1.12%) Czech Language
Job Titles
1 67 (75.28%) Developer
2 22 (24.72%) PHP Developer
3 20 (22.47%) Drupal Developer
4 19 (21.35%) Web Developer
5 10 (11.24%) Perl Developer
6 7 (7.87%) LAMP Developer
7 6 (6.74%) Front-End Developer
8 5 (5.62%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 5 (5.62%) Digital Project Manager
8 5 (5.62%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (5.62%) Project Manager
9 4 (4.49%) OO PHP Developer
10 2 (2.25%) Designer
10 2 (2.25%) PHP Drupal Developer
10 2 (2.25%) Business Analyst
10 2 (2.25%) Programme Manager
10 2 (2.25%) Analyst
10 2 (2.25%) .NET Developer
10 2 (2.25%) C# Developer
10 2 (2.25%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (71.91%) CSS
2 62 (69.66%) HTML
3 29 (32.58%) jQuery
4 21 (23.60%) LAMP
4 21 (23.60%) HTML5
5 19 (21.35%) CSS3
6 10 (11.24%) Web Services
7 8 (8.99%) XHTML
8 7 (7.87%) Dojo
8 7 (7.87%) Ajax
9 6 (6.74%) JSON
10 5 (5.62%) XML
10 5 (5.62%) AngularJS
11 4 (4.49%) .NET
12 3 (3.37%) Ext JS
13 2 (2.25%) RESTful
13 2 (2.25%) Symfony
13 2 (2.25%) Django
13 2 (2.25%) YUI
13 2 (2.25%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.24%) User Experience
2 2 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.25%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.12%) W3C
3 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.12%) Copywriting
3 1 (1.12%) Blog
3 1 (1.12%) FMCG
3 1 (1.12%) Social Media
3 1 (1.12%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (21.35%) Linux
2 4 (4.49%) CentOS
3 1 (1.12%) UNIX
3 1 (1.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (34.83%) OO
2 29 (32.58%) OO PHP
3 27 (30.34%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (10.11%) Web Development
5 8 (8.99%) E-Commerce
6 6 (6.74%) SEO
6 6 (6.74%) Kanban
6 6 (6.74%) Open Source
7 5 (5.62%) Analytics
7 5 (5.62%) B2B
8 4 (4.49%) Project Management
8 4 (4.49%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (4.49%) Scrum
8 4 (4.49%) Unit Testing
8 4 (4.49%) Mentoring
9 3 (3.37%) MVC
9 3 (3.37%) Migration
10 2 (2.25%) B2C
10 2 (2.25%) Email Marketing
10 2 (2.25%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (73.03%) PHP
2 59 (66.29%) JavaScript
3 27 (30.34%) Perl
4 17 (19.10%) SQL
5 7 (7.87%) Python
6 6 (6.74%) C#
7 4 (4.49%) Java
8 1 (1.12%) Delphi
8 1 (1.12%) Pascal
8 1 (1.12%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.12%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (4.49%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.12%) Shibboleth
1 1 (1.12%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 6 (6.74%) Puppet
2 5 (5.62%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 6 (6.74%) Adobe
2 2 (2.25%) Oracle
3 1 (1.12%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.12%) Google
3 1 (1.12%) EPiServer
3 1 (1.12%) Sitecore
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