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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Drupal
Rank 224 202 190
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -12
Contract jobs citing Drupal 37 42 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.38% 0.47% 0.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.13% 2.73% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 26 19
Average daily rate
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£300 £284 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.72% +8.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £198 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £380 £305
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +80.72%
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
1735 1538 1265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.69% 17.09% 16.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 965 785 649
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £203 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 83 100
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -17.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £12.49 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -0.96%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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
Berkshire +8 9 £338 - 7
Oxfordshire -10 9 £308 +10.81% 4
Hampshire -12 7 £300 - 4
Surrey +5 6 £300 +9.09% 4
Buckinghamshire -12 3 £300 -17.24% 6
East Sussex -21 2 - - 1
West Sussex - 1 £225 -
Kent - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
Drupal
England

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 70 (73.68%) PHP
2 48 (50.53%) HTML
3 47 (49.47%) JavaScript
3 47 (49.47%) CSS
4 43 (45.26%) CMS
5 41 (43.16%) jQuery
6 32 (33.68%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (32.63%) MySQL
8 29 (30.53%) HTML5
9 28 (29.47%) Git (software)
10 24 (25.26%) CSS3
11 22 (23.16%) Apache
12 20 (21.05%) WordPress
13 18 (18.95%) LAMP
14 16 (16.84%) Marketing
14 16 (16.84%) Linux
15 15 (15.79%) Open Source
15 15 (15.79%) Jenkins
16 14 (14.74%) XML
17 13 (13.68%) Scrum
17 13 (13.68%) DevOps
18 12 (12.63%) Web Services
18 12 (12.63%) E-Commerce
19 11 (11.58%) Python
19 11 (11.58%) B2B
19 11 (11.58%) Mobile App
20 10 (10.53%) REST
20 10 (10.53%) Puppet
20 10 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
20 10 (10.53%) Kanban

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 43 (45.26%) CMS
2 22 (23.16%) Apache
3 20 (21.05%) WordPress
4 5 (5.26%) SharePoint
5 4 (4.21%) uWSGI
6 3 (3.16%) Joomla!
6 3 (3.16%) TeamSite
6 3 (3.16%) Apache Solr
7 2 (2.11%) Liferay
7 2 (2.11%) WebSphere
7 2 (2.11%) Confluence
8 1 (1.05%) Node.js
8 1 (1.05%) MODX
8 1 (1.05%) Moodle
Applications
1 6 (6.32%) Photoshop
2 5 (5.26%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.05%) InDesign
3 1 (1.05%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Magento
2 1 (1.05%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.05%) SaaS
1 1 (1.05%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.21%) Internet
2 2 (2.11%) HTTP
3 1 (1.05%) SSL
3 1 (1.05%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (32.63%) MySQL
2 5 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (3.16%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.11%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.11%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (29.47%) Git (software)
2 15 (15.79%) Jenkins
3 9 (9.47%) Subversion
4 8 (8.42%) Grunt
5 7 (7.37%) Selenium
6 6 (6.32%) JIRA
6 6 (6.32%) Bitbucket
7 5 (5.26%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (2.11%) Bower
8 2 (2.11%) Xdebug
8 2 (2.11%) PHPUnit
8 2 (2.11%) Jasmine
General
1 16 (16.84%) Marketing
2 4 (4.21%) Publishing
3 3 (3.16%) Portuguese Language
3 3 (3.16%) Spanish Language
4 2 (2.11%) Italian Language
4 2 (2.11%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.05%) Electronics
5 1 (1.05%) Czech Language
5 1 (1.05%) Games
5 1 (1.05%) Retail
5 1 (1.05%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 55 (57.89%) Developer
2 21 (22.11%) Drupal Developer
3 13 (13.68%) Web Developer
4 12 (12.63%) PHP Developer
5 9 (9.47%) DevOps Engineer
6 8 (8.42%) Front-End Developer
6 8 (8.42%) Project Manager
7 7 (7.37%) WordPress Developer
8 6 (6.32%) Digital Project Manager
8 6 (6.32%) Senior Developer
9 5 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (3.16%) Software Manager
10 3 (3.16%) Programmer
10 3 (3.16%) Senior Web Developer
10 3 (3.16%) HTML Developer
10 3 (3.16%) PHP Web Developer
11 2 (2.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 2 (2.11%) Linux Administrator
11 2 (2.11%) Software Development Manager
11 2 (2.11%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (50.53%) HTML
2 47 (49.47%) CSS
3 41 (43.16%) jQuery
4 29 (30.53%) HTML5
5 24 (25.26%) CSS3
6 18 (18.95%) LAMP
7 14 (14.74%) XML
8 12 (12.63%) Web Services
9 10 (10.53%) REST
10 6 (6.32%) Django
10 6 (6.32%) AngularJS
10 6 (6.32%) XHTML
10 6 (6.32%) Symfony
10 6 (6.32%) SOAP
11 5 (5.26%) Ajax
11 5 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (5.26%) RESTful
12 4 (4.21%) WSGI
12 4 (4.21%) Sass
12 4 (4.21%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.79%) Open Source
2 11 (11.58%) Mobile App
3 8 (8.42%) Digital Media
4 6 (6.32%) Social Media
5 5 (5.26%) E-Learning
5 5 (5.26%) User Experience
6 4 (4.21%) Blog
7 2 (2.11%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.05%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.05%) FMCG
8 1 (1.05%) Learning Management System
8 1 (1.05%) SCORM
8 1 (1.05%) PMI
8 1 (1.05%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 16 (16.84%) Linux
2 4 (4.21%) UNIX
2 4 (4.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (3.16%) Windows
4 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.11%) Debian
4 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (33.68%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (13.68%) Scrum
2 13 (13.68%) DevOps
3 12 (12.63%) E-Commerce
4 11 (11.58%) B2B
5 10 (10.53%) MVC
5 10 (10.53%) Web Development
5 10 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (10.53%) Kanban
6 8 (8.42%) B2C
7 7 (7.37%) Project Management
7 7 (7.37%) ITIL
7 7 (7.37%) OO
7 7 (7.37%) SEO
8 6 (6.32%) Identity Management
8 6 (6.32%) Email Marketing
8 6 (6.32%) Content Management
8 6 (6.32%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (6.32%) Performance Analysis
9 5 (5.26%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 70 (73.68%) PHP
2 47 (49.47%) JavaScript
3 11 (11.58%) Python
4 6 (6.32%) SQL
4 6 (6.32%) Java
4 6 (6.32%) Bash Shell
5 4 (4.21%) Perl
5 4 (4.21%) Shell Script
5 4 (4.21%) PHP5
6 1 (1.05%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (9.47%) Degree
2 6 (6.32%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.11%) HNC
3 2 (2.11%) HND
3 2 (2.11%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.05%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.05%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.05%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.05%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.05%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.32%) KVM
2 4 (4.21%) Shibboleth
2 4 (4.21%) Varnish
3 1 (1.05%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (10.53%) Puppet
2 6 (6.32%) Vagrant
2 6 (6.32%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (4.21%) Red Hat
2 2 (2.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.11%) Adobe
2 2 (2.11%) Zend
3 1 (1.05%) SendGrid
3 1 (1.05%) Google
Berkshire
CK Group
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: on application
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead
Vadis People
Rate: circa £345 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £390 - £410 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes
Recruitment Genius
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Premier Media
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 20 days ago