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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Drupal
Rank 245 226 205
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -21
Contract jobs citing Drupal 24 45 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.47% 0.54%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.48% 2.82% 2.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 42 21
Median daily rate £328 £260 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.96% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £325 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £11.00 £39.25 £12.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.97% +219.10%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £39.25 £12.30
% change year-on-year
-71.97% +219.10%
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
1623 1595 1663
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.29% 16.68% 18.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1000 973 897
Median daily rate £425 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £480 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 54 74
Median hourly rate £30.00 £19.34 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.11% +20.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.55 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £39.65 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+30.23% +30.30%

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 July 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 July 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 +9 12 £363 +45.00% 4
Surrey -1 3 - -
West Sussex -3 3 £315 +26.00% 2
Buckinghamshire +15 2 £275 -8.33% 3
Oxfordshire -1 2 £225 -25.06% 2
East Sussex +2 1 - - 2
Hampshire -17 1 £340 +23.63% 5
Drupal
England

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 38 (82.61%) PHP
2 29 (63.04%) HTML
2 29 (63.04%) JavaScript
3 28 (60.87%) CSS
4 16 (34.78%) MySQL
5 13 (28.26%) Web Development
6 12 (26.09%) Git (software)
6 12 (26.09%) jQuery
6 12 (26.09%) WordPress
7 11 (23.91%) CMS
7 11 (23.91%) HTML5
8 10 (21.74%) MVC
8 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (19.57%) OO
10 8 (17.39%) Java
10 8 (17.39%) Marketing
11 7 (15.22%) Joomla!
11 7 (15.22%) LAMP
11 7 (15.22%) C#
11 7 (15.22%) .NET
11 7 (15.22%) XML
11 7 (15.22%) Linux
11 7 (15.22%) Open Source
11 7 (15.22%) CSS3
12 6 (13.04%) Node.js
12 6 (13.04%) Relational Database
12 6 (13.04%) Internet
12 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET
12 6 (13.04%) IIS
12 6 (13.04%) SQL

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 12 (26.09%) WordPress
2 11 (23.91%) CMS
3 7 (15.22%) Joomla!
4 6 (13.04%) IIS
5 5 (10.87%) Apache
6 2 (4.35%) Apache Solr
6 2 (4.35%) IBM Notes
6 2 (4.35%) Magnolia
6 2 (4.35%) MODX
6 2 (4.35%) SilverStripe
6 2 (4.35%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (2.17%) ArcGIS
7 1 (2.17%) GeoServer
7 1 (2.17%) Perch
7 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.17%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Magento
2 1 (2.17%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.17%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.04%) Internet
2 5 (10.87%) HTTP
3 1 (2.17%) DNS
3 1 (2.17%) Intranet
3 1 (2.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (34.78%) MySQL
2 6 (13.04%) Relational Database
3 5 (10.87%) RDBMS
4 3 (6.52%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (26.09%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.87%) Visual Studio
3 3 (6.52%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.35%) Bitbucket
4 2 (4.35%) Vagrant
5 1 (2.17%) git-flow
5 1 (2.17%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.17%) Mocha
5 1 (2.17%) Subversion
General
1 8 (17.39%) Marketing
2 4 (8.70%) German Language
3 2 (4.35%) Advertising
3 2 (4.35%) Polish Language
4 1 (2.17%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (69.57%) Developer
2 18 (39.13%) Drupal Developer
3 14 (30.43%) PHP Developer
4 7 (15.22%) Web Developer
5 5 (10.87%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Escalation Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 3 (6.52%) MySQL Developer
6 3 (6.52%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 3 (6.52%) PHP Web Developer
7 2 (4.35%) AWS Administrator
7 2 (4.35%) AWS DevOps
7 2 (4.35%) AWS Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Digital Content Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Linux DevOps Administrator
7 2 (4.35%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (63.04%) HTML
2 28 (60.87%) CSS
3 12 (26.09%) jQuery
4 11 (23.91%) HTML5
5 7 (15.22%) .NET
5 7 (15.22%) CSS3
5 7 (15.22%) LAMP
5 7 (15.22%) XML
6 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET
6 6 (13.04%) Node.js
7 5 (10.87%) .NET Framework
7 5 (10.87%) Ajax
7 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (10.87%) DCOM
8 3 (6.52%) COM
8 3 (6.52%) Drush
8 3 (6.52%) JSON
8 3 (6.52%) REST
8 3 (6.52%) Symfony
8 3 (6.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Social Media
2 2 (4.35%) Blog
2 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.35%) User Experience
3 1 (2.17%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.17%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.22%) Linux
2 5 (10.87%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) Web Development
2 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (21.74%) MVC
3 9 (19.57%) OO
4 7 (15.22%) Open Source
5 5 (10.87%) Content Management
6 4 (8.70%) E-Commerce
6 4 (8.70%) Scrum
7 3 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (6.52%) DevOps
7 3 (6.52%) Identity Management
7 3 (6.52%) Migration
7 3 (6.52%) OOP
7 3 (6.52%) SDLC
7 3 (6.52%) Secure Coding
8 2 (4.35%) Data Modelling
8 2 (4.35%) ITIL
8 2 (4.35%) OOD
8 2 (4.35%) RDF
8 2 (4.35%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 38 (82.61%) PHP
2 29 (63.04%) JavaScript
3 8 (17.39%) Java
4 7 (15.22%) C#
5 6 (13.04%) SQL
6 5 (10.87%) VB
6 5 (10.87%) VB.NET
6 5 (10.87%) VB6
7 3 (6.52%) Bash Shell
7 3 (6.52%) Perl
7 3 (6.52%) Ruby
8 2 (4.35%) C++
8 2 (4.35%) Python
8 2 (4.35%) XPath
9 1 (2.17%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) KVM
1 2 (4.35%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) Puppet
2 2 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
1 4 (8.70%) Zend
2 2 (4.35%) Lotus
2 2 (4.35%) Omniture
2 2 (4.35%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.17%) Citrix
3 1 (2.17%) Google
3 1 (2.17%) Optimizely
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle
3 1 (2.17%) PayPal
3 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.17%) VMware
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £380 per day + (dependent on experience)
Posted: 4 days ago
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Lorien Resourcing
Rate: MARKET RATE
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