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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Drupal
Rank 211 238 206
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -32
Contract jobs citing Drupal 36 34 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.47% 0.36% 0.58%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.85% 2.00% 3.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 20 38
Median daily rate £335 £303 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.74% +0.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £400 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £340 £300
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £21.29 £40.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.43% -4.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £40.50 £26.88
% change year-on-year
-53.70% +50.69%
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
1265 1699 1714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 16.56% 17.82% 17.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 723 1021 992
Median daily rate £415 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £521 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 56 65
Median hourly rate £34.00 £16.64 £19.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.32% -13.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.45 £11.62 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £37.82 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.90 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -10.25%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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
Buckinghamshire +16 9 £355 +35.23%
Oxfordshire -1 9 £319 +6.25% 4
Surrey +21 8 £280 -7.43% 4
East Sussex +11 7 £258 -25.09% 3
West Sussex - 2 £575 -
Berkshire -3 1 £450 +33.33% 3
Drupal
England

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 41 (57.75%) PHP
2 28 (39.44%) HTML
2 28 (39.44%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (30.99%) CSS
4 21 (29.58%) JavaScript
5 20 (28.17%) Web Development
6 19 (26.76%) Linux
7 13 (18.31%) MySQL
7 13 (18.31%) Scrum
7 13 (18.31%) Git (software)
8 12 (16.90%) PostgreSQL
9 11 (15.49%) Degree
9 11 (15.49%) Marketing
9 11 (15.49%) Perl
9 11 (15.49%) Java
9 11 (15.49%) Secure Coding
10 10 (14.08%) Security Cleared
10 10 (14.08%) SQL
10 10 (14.08%) Windows
10 10 (14.08%) Active Directory
10 10 (14.08%) Computer Science
10 10 (14.08%) CMS
11 9 (12.68%) Symfony
11 9 (12.68%) Google
11 9 (12.68%) Microsoft
11 9 (12.68%) SAML
11 9 (12.68%) SharePoint
11 9 (12.68%) SC Cleared
11 9 (12.68%) AngularJS
12 8 (11.27%) Analytics

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 10 (14.08%) CMS
2 9 (12.68%) SharePoint
3 6 (8.45%) SilverStripe
4 3 (4.23%) Apache
4 3 (4.23%) WordPress
5 2 (2.82%) ArcGIS
5 2 (2.82%) GeoServer
5 2 (2.82%) IIS
5 2 (2.82%) Perch
5 2 (2.82%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.41%) Joomla!
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Eloqua
1 1 (1.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.86%) Google Analytics
2 4 (5.63%) Google Tag Manager
3 2 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.41%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.82%) DNS
1 2 (2.82%) Internet
1 2 (2.82%) Intranet
1 2 (2.82%) SSL
2 1 (1.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.31%) MySQL
2 12 (16.90%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (5.63%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.23%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.41%) DB2
5 1 (1.41%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.41%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (18.31%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.04%) Subversion
3 3 (4.23%) Jasmine
4 2 (2.82%) Selenium
5 1 (1.41%) JIRA
5 1 (1.41%) Mockito
General
1 11 (15.49%) Marketing
2 6 (8.45%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (4.23%) Advertising
4 2 (2.82%) Brand Awareness
4 2 (2.82%) Finance
4 2 (2.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (61.97%) Developer
2 23 (32.39%) Drupal Developer
3 15 (21.13%) Web Developer
4 9 (12.68%) PHP Developer
5 6 (8.45%) Project Manager
5 6 (8.45%) Software Developer
6 5 (7.04%) Digital Project Manager
7 4 (5.63%) Lead Developer
7 4 (5.63%) PHP Web Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Lead Web Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Marketing Manager
8 3 (4.23%) PHP Drupal Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Symfony Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Analytics Manager
9 2 (2.82%) Angular Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Campaign Manager
9 2 (2.82%) Digital Analytics Manager
9 2 (2.82%) Digital Campaign Manager
9 2 (2.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 2 (2.82%) Google Analytics Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (39.44%) HTML
2 22 (30.99%) CSS
3 9 (12.68%) AngularJS
3 9 (12.68%) SAML
3 9 (12.68%) Symfony
4 7 (9.86%) HTML5
4 7 (9.86%) jQuery
4 7 (9.86%) SailPoint
5 6 (8.45%) JSON
5 6 (8.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (8.45%) XML
5 6 (8.45%) XML Schema
5 6 (8.45%) XSLT
6 4 (5.63%) REST
7 3 (4.23%) Laravel
7 3 (4.23%) Web Services
8 2 (2.82%) Behat
8 2 (2.82%) Google Maps API
8 2 (2.82%) Node.js
8 2 (2.82%) React
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.08%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.23%) Digital Media
3 3 (4.23%) Physics
4 2 (2.82%) Fintech
5 1 (1.41%) FMCG
5 1 (1.41%) User Experience
5 1 (1.41%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (26.76%) Linux
2 10 (14.08%) Windows
3 8 (11.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (9.86%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.41%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (39.44%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (28.17%) Web Development
3 13 (18.31%) Scrum
4 11 (15.49%) Secure Coding
5 8 (11.27%) Analytics
5 8 (11.27%) OO
6 7 (9.86%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (9.86%) Digital Marketing
6 7 (9.86%) OO PHP
7 6 (8.45%) B2C
7 6 (8.45%) Customer Insight
7 6 (8.45%) E-Commerce
7 6 (8.45%) Project Management
7 6 (8.45%) RDF
7 6 (8.45%) Release Management
7 6 (8.45%) SDLC
8 5 (7.04%) MVC
8 5 (7.04%) SEO
8 5 (7.04%) Service Delivery
9 4 (5.63%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 41 (57.75%) PHP
2 21 (29.58%) JavaScript
3 11 (15.49%) Java
3 11 (15.49%) Perl
4 10 (14.08%) SQL
5 6 (8.45%) XPath
6 5 (7.04%) Python
7 2 (2.82%) C++
8 1 (1.41%) C
8 1 (1.41%) C#
8 1 (1.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (15.49%) Degree
2 10 (14.08%) Security Cleared
3 9 (12.68%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.41%) MCSE
4 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.04%) QA
System Software
1 10 (14.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) Ansible
2 1 (1.41%) Opsview
Vendors
1 9 (12.68%) Google
1 9 (12.68%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.86%) Symantec
3 2 (2.82%) DoubleClick
4 1 (1.41%) hybris
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle
4 1 (1.41%) Pardot
4 1 (1.41%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
4 1 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.41%) Zend