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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Drupal
Rank 253 214 221
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +7
Contract jobs citing Drupal 28 46 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.46% 0.34%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.57% 2.75% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 28 17
Average daily rate £308 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £224 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £355 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 £46.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.43% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.00 £46.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-80.43% +22.66%
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
1782 1675 1588
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.50% 16.82% 16.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1159 942 888
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 75 86
Average hourly rate £14.50 £22.50 £15.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.55% +40.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.10 £12.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.60 £40.12 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%

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 30 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Drupal within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
Berkshire +6 10 £363 +8.20% 2
East Sussex +3 4 £300 -
West Sussex - 4 £300 - 2
Oxfordshire -3 3 £288 -4.16% 3
Hampshire -12 3 £325 +8.33% 4
Buckinghamshire +12 2 - -
Surrey -12 2 £400 +33.33% 2
Drupal
England

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 37 (72.55%) HTML
1 37 (72.55%) PHP
2 35 (68.63%) CSS
3 28 (54.90%) JavaScript
4 24 (47.06%) CMS
5 23 (45.10%) MySQL
6 17 (33.33%) WordPress
6 17 (33.33%) HTML5
6 17 (33.33%) Web Development
7 15 (29.41%) jQuery
7 15 (29.41%) Git (software)
8 14 (27.45%) Java
9 12 (23.53%) Joomla!
9 12 (23.53%) SQL
10 11 (21.57%) .NET
10 11 (21.57%) Marketing
11 10 (19.61%) CSS3
11 10 (19.61%) OO
11 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
12 9 (17.65%) C#
13 8 (15.69%) MVC
13 8 (15.69%) Open Source
13 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Azure
13 8 (15.69%) Relational Database
14 7 (13.73%) Content Management
14 7 (13.73%) VB
14 7 (13.73%) IIS
14 7 (13.73%) Windows
14 7 (13.73%) Linux
14 7 (13.73%) E-Commerce

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 24 (47.06%) CMS
2 17 (33.33%) WordPress
3 12 (23.53%) Joomla!
4 7 (13.73%) IIS
5 6 (11.76%) Node.js
6 5 (9.80%) Apache
6 5 (9.80%) Apache Solr
7 4 (7.84%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (5.88%) Liferay
8 3 (5.88%) Magnolia
8 3 (5.88%) Mule
8 3 (5.88%) Oracle Coherence
8 3 (5.88%) Umbraco
9 2 (3.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (3.92%) concrete5
9 2 (3.92%) ExpressionEngine
9 2 (3.92%) IBM Notes
9 2 (3.92%) MODX
9 2 (3.92%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) 3ds Max
1 2 (3.92%) Acrobat
1 2 (3.92%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (3.92%) GIMP
1 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (3.92%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Magento
2 2 (3.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.92%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.96%) BigMachines
3 1 (1.96%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.92%) AdWords
3 2 (3.92%) Google Analytics
3 2 (3.92%) MailChimp
3 2 (3.92%) Sage Pay
4 1 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.76%) Internet
2 5 (9.80%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (45.10%) MySQL
2 8 (15.69%) Relational Database
3 6 (11.76%) RDBMS
4 3 (5.88%) Couchbase
4 3 (5.88%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.96%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (29.41%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.80%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.92%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.92%) Grunt
3 2 (3.92%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.96%) git-flow
4 1 (1.96%) Mocha
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.96%) Subversion
General
1 11 (21.57%) Marketing
2 4 (7.84%) German Language
3 2 (3.92%) Advertising
3 2 (3.92%) Banking
3 2 (3.92%) Polish Language
3 2 (3.92%) Publishing
4 1 (1.96%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.96%) Electronics
4 1 (1.96%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (66.67%) Developer
2 21 (41.18%) Drupal Developer
3 13 (25.49%) PHP Developer
4 7 (13.73%) Web Developer
5 6 (11.76%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 5 (9.80%) Support Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (5.88%) Architect
8 3 (5.88%) Digital Executive
8 3 (5.88%) Digital Marketing Executive
8 3 (5.88%) Escalation Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Marketing Executive
8 3 (5.88%) MySQL Developer
8 3 (5.88%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.92%) Applications Support
9 2 (3.92%) Java Architect
9 2 (3.92%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (3.92%) PHP Web Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (72.55%) HTML
2 35 (68.63%) CSS
3 17 (33.33%) HTML5
4 15 (29.41%) jQuery
5 11 (21.57%) .NET
6 10 (19.61%) CSS3
7 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET
7 6 (11.76%) LAMP
8 5 (9.80%) .NET Framework
8 5 (9.80%) Ajax
8 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (9.80%) DCOM
8 5 (9.80%) PhoneGap
8 5 (9.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (9.80%) Web Services
9 4 (7.84%) AngularJS
9 4 (7.84%) Laravel
9 4 (7.84%) Middleware
9 4 (7.84%) XML
10 3 (5.88%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Social Media
2 3 (5.88%) User Experience
3 2 (3.92%) Blog
3 2 (3.92%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.96%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.96%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.73%) Linux
1 7 (13.73%) Windows
2 3 (5.88%) Debian
3 2 (3.92%) Android
3 2 (3.92%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.92%) CentOS
3 2 (3.92%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (33.33%) Web Development
2 10 (19.61%) OO
3 8 (15.69%) MVC
3 8 (15.69%) Open Source
4 7 (13.73%) Content Management
4 7 (13.73%) E-Commerce
5 6 (11.76%) SEO
6 5 (9.80%) Analytics
6 5 (9.80%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (9.80%) Front End Development
6 5 (9.80%) Web Analytics
7 4 (7.84%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (7.84%) OOP
8 3 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (5.88%) CRM
8 3 (5.88%) Mobile Development
8 3 (5.88%) Pay per click
8 3 (5.88%) SDLC
8 3 (5.88%) SOA
8 3 (5.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 37 (72.55%) PHP
2 28 (54.90%) JavaScript
3 14 (27.45%) Java
4 12 (23.53%) SQL
5 9 (17.65%) C#
6 7 (13.73%) VB
7 6 (11.76%) Python
8 5 (9.80%) VB.NET
8 5 (9.80%) VB6
9 4 (7.84%) Ruby
10 3 (5.88%) C++
11 2 (3.92%) ActionScript
11 2 (3.92%) Apple Swift
11 2 (3.92%) Bash Shell
11 2 (3.92%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.96%) Apex Code
12 1 (1.96%) C
12 1 (1.96%) Delphi
12 1 (1.96%) Pascal
12 1 (1.96%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 1 (1.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Varnish
Vendors
1 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.76%) Oracle
3 5 (9.80%) Zend
4 4 (7.84%) Sitecore
5 3 (5.88%) Endeca
5 3 (5.88%) hybris
5 3 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (5.88%) TIBCO
5 3 (5.88%) WSO2
6 2 (3.92%) Adobe
6 2 (3.92%) Facebook
6 2 (3.92%) Google
6 2 (3.92%) Lotus
6 2 (3.92%) Marketo
6 2 (3.92%) Omniture
6 2 (3.92%) PayPal
6 2 (3.92%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.96%) Citrix
7 1 (1.96%) Optimizely
7 1 (1.96%) VMware
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