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 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Drupal
Rank 201 199 180
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -19
Contract jobs citing Drupal 37 36 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.40% 0.43% 0.55%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.24% 2.48% 3.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 25 24
Average daily rate
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£305 £288 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.08% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £199 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £325 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £23.00
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
1650 1452 1213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.68% 17.45% 16.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 937 729 611
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 78 95
Average hourly rate £18.75 £15.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.52 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.80 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

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 January 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 30 January 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 +6 11 £313 +13.63% 3
Hampshire -14 10 £288 +4.54% 4
Oxfordshire -16 7 £325 +8.33% 9
Surrey -2 4 £350 +27.27% 9
Buckinghamshire -8 4 £300 -7.69% 3
West Sussex - 1 £225 - 1
East Sussex - - - -
Kent - - - -
Middlesex - - - - 1
Drupal
England

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (71.43%) PHP
2 49 (50.00%) HTML
3 47 (47.96%) CMS
4 46 (46.94%) CSS
5 45 (45.92%) JavaScript
6 40 (40.82%) jQuery
7 32 (32.65%) MySQL
8 30 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (29.59%) Apache
9 29 (29.59%) Git (software)
10 25 (25.51%) Linux
11 24 (24.49%) HTML5
12 23 (23.47%) WordPress
13 20 (20.41%) LAMP
14 19 (19.39%) Open Source
14 19 (19.39%) CSS3
15 18 (18.37%) Jenkins
16 17 (17.35%) DevOps
16 17 (17.35%) XML
17 16 (16.33%) Web Services
17 16 (16.33%) Marketing
18 14 (14.29%) Scrum
18 14 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
19 13 (13.27%) REST
19 13 (13.27%) Puppet
20 12 (12.24%) Degree
21 11 (11.22%) MVC
21 11 (11.22%) Python
21 11 (11.22%) E-Commerce
21 11 (11.22%) Subversion

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 47 (47.96%) CMS
2 29 (29.59%) Apache
3 23 (23.47%) WordPress
4 5 (5.10%) SharePoint
5 4 (4.08%) uWSGI
6 3 (3.06%) Apache Solr
6 3 (3.06%) TeamSite
6 3 (3.06%) Joomla!
7 2 (2.04%) Confluence
8 1 (1.02%) Node.js
8 1 (1.02%) MODX
8 1 (1.02%) Moodle
8 1 (1.02%) Liferay
8 1 (1.02%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (6.12%) Photoshop
2 5 (5.10%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.04%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.02%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.02%) SaaS
1 1 (1.02%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.12%) Internet
2 2 (2.04%) HTTP
3 1 (1.02%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (32.65%) MySQL
2 6 (6.12%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.10%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.10%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.04%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.04%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 29 (29.59%) Git (software)
2 18 (18.37%) Jenkins
3 11 (11.22%) Subversion
4 10 (10.20%) Bitbucket
5 6 (6.12%) JIRA
5 6 (6.12%) Selenium
6 5 (5.10%) Grunt
6 5 (5.10%) Dreamweaver
7 2 (2.04%) Xdebug
7 2 (2.04%) PHPUnit
General
1 16 (16.33%) Marketing
2 3 (3.06%) Portuguese Language
2 3 (3.06%) Spanish Language
2 3 (3.06%) Publishing
3 2 (2.04%) Italian Language
3 2 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.02%) Electronics
4 1 (1.02%) Czech Language
4 1 (1.02%) Games
Job Titles
1 55 (56.12%) Developer
2 23 (23.47%) Drupal Developer
3 15 (15.31%) PHP Developer
4 13 (13.27%) DevOps Engineer
5 12 (12.24%) Web Developer
6 9 (9.18%) Project Manager
7 7 (7.14%) WordPress Developer
7 7 (7.14%) Digital Project Manager
8 6 (6.12%) Senior Developer
8 6 (6.12%) Front-End Developer
9 3 (3.06%) Programmer
9 3 (3.06%) Software Manager
9 3 (3.06%) IT Project Manager
9 3 (3.06%) HTML Developer
9 3 (3.06%) Senior Web Developer
9 3 (3.06%) PHP Web Developer
10 2 (2.04%) Linux Administrator
10 2 (2.04%) Software Development Manager
10 2 (2.04%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 2 (2.04%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (50.00%) HTML
2 46 (46.94%) CSS
3 40 (40.82%) jQuery
4 24 (24.49%) HTML5
5 20 (20.41%) LAMP
6 19 (19.39%) CSS3
7 17 (17.35%) XML
8 16 (16.33%) Web Services
9 13 (13.27%) REST
10 9 (9.18%) Ajax
11 8 (8.16%) SOAP
12 7 (7.14%) Symfony
13 6 (6.12%) Django
14 5 (5.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (5.10%) XHTML
14 5 (5.10%) CodeIgniter
15 4 (4.08%) ODBC
15 4 (4.08%) WSGI
15 4 (4.08%) Regular Expression
16 3 (3.06%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.39%) Open Source
2 10 (10.20%) Mobile App
3 7 (7.14%) Digital Media
4 6 (6.12%) Social Media
5 5 (5.10%) E-Learning
6 4 (4.08%) Blog
7 3 (3.06%) User Experience
8 2 (2.04%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.02%) Learning Management System
9 1 (1.02%) W3C
9 1 (1.02%) PMI
9 1 (1.02%) FMCG
9 1 (1.02%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 25 (25.51%) Linux
2 10 (10.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (6.12%) Windows
4 5 (5.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (5.10%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (5.10%) Debian
5 4 (4.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (17.35%) DevOps
3 14 (14.29%) Scrum
3 14 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (11.22%) MVC
4 11 (11.22%) E-Commerce
5 10 (10.20%) ITIL
5 10 (10.20%) Identity Management
5 10 (10.20%) Performance Analysis
6 9 (9.18%) OO
6 9 (9.18%) Kanban
7 8 (8.16%) SEO
7 8 (8.16%) OO PHP
8 7 (7.14%) B2B
8 7 (7.14%) Web Development
9 6 (6.12%) B2C
9 6 (6.12%) Product Management
10 5 (5.10%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (5.10%) Project Management
10 5 (5.10%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 70 (71.43%) PHP
2 45 (45.92%) JavaScript
3 11 (11.22%) Python
4 10 (10.20%) Bash Shell
5 9 (9.18%) Java
6 7 (7.14%) PHP5
7 6 (6.12%) SQL
8 4 (4.08%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.02%) C#
9 1 (1.02%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (12.24%) Degree
2 10 (10.20%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.04%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.04%) HNC
3 2 (2.04%) HND
4 1 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.02%) PMP
4 1 (1.02%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.02%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.02%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (10.20%) KVM
2 4 (4.08%) Shibboleth
3 3 (3.06%) Varnish
4 1 (1.02%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (13.27%) Puppet
2 10 (10.20%) Vagrant
2 10 (10.20%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (10.20%) Red Hat
2 5 (5.10%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.10%) Zend
3 2 (2.04%) Adobe
4 1 (1.02%) SendGrid
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £37,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Clearview Traffic Group
Rate: £325 per day
Posted: 12 days ago