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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Drupal over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Drupal
Rank 239 213 228
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +15
Contract jobs citing Drupal 30 47 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.33% 0.50% 0.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.77% 3.02% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 32 9
Median daily rate £300 £300 £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £239 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £375 £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £9.00 £46.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.43% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.00 £46.00 -
% change year-on-year
-80.43% -
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
1692 1557 1530
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.43% 16.68% 17.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1087 930 879
Median daily rate £420 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £248 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.72% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 61 71
Median hourly rate £15.25 £25.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.00% +47.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.30 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.80 £40.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.91% +15.34%

Drupal
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Drupal as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Drupal within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +2 13 £375 +8.69% 4
East Sussex +4 4 £300 -
Oxfordshire +2 4 £256 -18.06% 3
West Sussex - 4 £315 -
Buckinghamshire +11 2 - -
Hampshire -15 2 £300 - 1
Surrey - 1 - - 2
Drupal
England

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Drupal also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Drupal.

1 40 (75.47%) PHP
2 34 (64.15%) HTML
3 32 (60.38%) CSS
4 29 (54.72%) JavaScript
5 22 (41.51%) CMS
6 21 (39.62%) MySQL
7 17 (32.08%) WordPress
8 15 (28.30%) Git (software)
8 15 (28.30%) HTML5
8 15 (28.30%) Web Development
9 13 (24.53%) Java
9 13 (24.53%) jQuery
10 12 (22.64%) Linux
10 12 (22.64%) Joomla!
11 11 (20.75%) SQL
12 10 (18.87%) .NET
12 10 (18.87%) OO
12 10 (18.87%) Microsoft
12 10 (18.87%) Marketing
12 10 (18.87%) Open Source
13 9 (16.98%) LAMP
13 9 (16.98%) MVC
14 8 (15.09%) Apache
14 8 (15.09%) C#
14 8 (15.09%) CSS3
14 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Azure
14 8 (15.09%) Amazon AWS
15 7 (13.21%) Relational Database
15 7 (13.21%) VB
15 7 (13.21%) IIS

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 22 (41.51%) CMS
2 17 (32.08%) WordPress
3 12 (22.64%) Joomla!
4 8 (15.09%) Apache
5 7 (13.21%) IIS
6 6 (11.32%) Node.js
7 5 (9.43%) Apache Solr
8 4 (7.55%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (5.66%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (5.66%) Liferay
9 3 (5.66%) Magnolia
9 3 (5.66%) Mule
9 3 (5.66%) Oracle Coherence
9 3 (5.66%) Umbraco
10 2 (3.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (3.77%) concrete5
10 2 (3.77%) ExpressionEngine
10 2 (3.77%) IBM Notes
10 2 (3.77%) MODX
10 2 (3.77%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) 3ds Max
1 2 (3.77%) Acrobat
1 2 (3.77%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (3.77%) GIMP
1 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.77%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (3.77%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Magento
2 2 (3.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.77%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.09%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.77%) AdWords
2 2 (3.77%) Google Analytics
2 2 (3.77%) MailChimp
2 2 (3.77%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) Internet
2 5 (9.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (39.62%) MySQL
2 7 (13.21%) Relational Database
3 5 (9.43%) RDBMS
4 3 (5.66%) Couchbase
4 3 (5.66%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (28.30%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.43%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.66%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.77%) Bitbucket
4 2 (3.77%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.77%) Grunt
4 2 (3.77%) Jasmine
4 2 (3.77%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.89%) git-flow
5 1 (1.89%) Mocha
5 1 (1.89%) Subversion
General
1 10 (18.87%) Marketing
2 4 (7.55%) German Language
3 2 (3.77%) Advertising
3 2 (3.77%) Banking
3 2 (3.77%) Polish Language
3 2 (3.77%) Publishing
4 1 (1.89%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (62.26%) Developer
2 21 (39.62%) Drupal Developer
3 15 (28.30%) PHP Developer
4 8 (15.09%) Web Developer
5 7 (13.21%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Support Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) MySQL Developer
7 4 (7.55%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 3 (5.66%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Digital Executive
8 3 (5.66%) Digital Marketing Executive
8 3 (5.66%) Escalation Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (5.66%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 3 (5.66%) Marketing Executive
8 3 (5.66%) PHP Web Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (64.15%) HTML
2 32 (60.38%) CSS
3 15 (28.30%) HTML5
4 13 (24.53%) jQuery
5 10 (18.87%) .NET
6 9 (16.98%) LAMP
7 8 (15.09%) CSS3
8 7 (13.21%) XML
9 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET
10 5 (9.43%) .NET Framework
10 5 (9.43%) Ajax
10 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (9.43%) DCOM
10 5 (9.43%) PhoneGap
11 4 (7.55%) Middleware
11 4 (7.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (7.55%) Web Services
12 3 (5.66%) COM
12 3 (5.66%) Hibernate
12 3 (5.66%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Social Media
2 4 (7.55%) User Experience
3 2 (3.77%) Blog
3 2 (3.77%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.89%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.89%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 12 (22.64%) Linux
2 6 (11.32%) Windows
3 3 (5.66%) Debian
4 2 (3.77%) Android
4 2 (3.77%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.77%) CentOS
4 2 (3.77%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.30%) Web Development
2 10 (18.87%) OO
2 10 (18.87%) Open Source
3 9 (16.98%) MVC
4 7 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (13.21%) Content Management
4 7 (13.21%) E-Commerce
5 6 (11.32%) SEO
6 5 (9.43%) Analytics
6 5 (9.43%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (9.43%) Web Analytics
7 4 (7.55%) DevOps
7 4 (7.55%) Front End Development
7 4 (7.55%) OOP
7 4 (7.55%) Scrum
8 3 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (5.66%) Identity Management
8 3 (5.66%) Pay per click
8 3 (5.66%) SOA
8 3 (5.66%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 40 (75.47%) PHP
2 29 (54.72%) JavaScript
3 13 (24.53%) Java
4 11 (20.75%) SQL
5 8 (15.09%) C#
6 7 (13.21%) VB
7 5 (9.43%) Bash Shell
7 5 (9.43%) Python
7 5 (9.43%) VB.NET
7 5 (9.43%) VB6
8 4 (7.55%) Ruby
9 3 (5.66%) C++
10 2 (3.77%) ActionScript
10 2 (3.77%) Apple Swift
10 2 (3.77%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.89%) C
11 1 (1.89%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) KVM
1 2 (3.77%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) Puppet
2 2 (3.77%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (18.87%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.32%) Zend
3 4 (7.55%) Oracle
3 4 (7.55%) Sitecore
4 3 (5.66%) Endeca
4 3 (5.66%) hybris
4 3 (5.66%) TIBCO
4 3 (5.66%) WSO2
5 2 (3.77%) Adobe
5 2 (3.77%) Facebook
5 2 (3.77%) Google
5 2 (3.77%) Lotus
5 2 (3.77%) Marketo
5 2 (3.77%) Omniture
5 2 (3.77%) PayPal
5 2 (3.77%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.77%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.89%) Citrix
6 1 (1.89%) Optimizely
6 1 (1.89%) VMware