The table below looks at the statistics for Drupal skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Drupal over the 3 months to 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Drupal
Rank 138 116 97
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -19
Contract jobs citing Drupal 6 29 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.20% 0.91% 1.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.16% 5.42% 6.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 17 21
Average daily rate £318 £385 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.53% +28.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £290 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £420 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £314 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
-3.46% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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 West region.

Application Platforms Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
516 535 546
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 17.41% 16.87% 20.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 338 322
Average daily rate £350 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £535 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 25 24
Average hourly rate £18.00 £22.69 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.66% +13.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.55 £10.90 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £36.40 £31.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

Drupal
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Drupal across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Drupal Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Drupal
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Drupal across the South West region.

Drupal Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Drupal
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Drupal across the South West region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Drupal Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Drupal
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Drupal across the South West region.

Drupal Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Drupal
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
Cornwall +2 1 £285 -
Somerset +2 1 £350 +27.27% 1
Gloucestershire -1 1 £240 -37.66%
Devon -3 1 - -
Bristol -9 1 - - 3
Drupal
England

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 13 (81.25%) PHP
2 10 (62.50%) CSS
3 8 (50.00%) HTML
3 8 (50.00%) MySQL
4 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
5 5 (31.25%) Magento
6 4 (25.00%) Web Development
6 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (18.75%) Java
8 2 (12.50%) Degree
8 2 (12.50%) WordPress
8 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
8 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
8 2 (12.50%) MVC
8 2 (12.50%) CMS
9 1 (6.25%) LAMP
9 1 (6.25%) Scrum
9 1 (6.25%) Information Security
9 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
9 1 (6.25%) Finance
9 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
9 1 (6.25%) MS Project
9 1 (6.25%) Retail
9 1 (6.25%) Content Management
9 1 (6.25%) Information Management
9 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
9 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
9 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
9 1 (6.25%) Local Government
9 1 (6.25%) Marketing

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 2 (12.50%) CMS
1 2 (12.50%) WordPress
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Solr
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Magento
2 1 (6.25%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Local Government
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) PHP Developer
3 6 (37.50%) Drupal Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Magento Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 2 (12.50%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Head of Delivery
6 1 (6.25%) Head of Digital
6 1 (6.25%) Head of Technology
6 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
6 1 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (6.25%) PHP Magento Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) CSS
2 8 (50.00%) HTML
3 1 (6.25%) .NET
3 1 (6.25%) J2EE
3 1 (6.25%) jQuery
3 1 (6.25%) LAMP
3 1 (6.25%) Laravel
3 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (25.00%) Web Development
2 2 (12.50%) MVC
2 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
3 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Change Control
3 1 (6.25%) Content Management
3 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) DevOps
3 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
3 1 (6.25%) Information Management
3 1 (6.25%) Information Security
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
3 1 (6.25%) Project Management
3 1 (6.25%) Quality Management
3 1 (6.25%) Scrum
3 1 (6.25%) SOA
3 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
3 1 (6.25%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) PHP
2 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
2 1 (6.25%) PMP
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
Bristol Area
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Rate: £200 - £350 Per Day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: £300 - 400 per day
Posted: 13 days ago