The table below looks at the statistics for Drupal skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Drupal over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Drupal
Rank 47 36 44
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Contract jobs citing Drupal 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.27% 0.90% 0.62%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.20% 6.38% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Average daily rate
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£250 £238 £218
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +9.19%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £250
% change year-on-year
+18.18% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.30 £22.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-45.33% +36.36%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Application Platforms Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
83 47 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 22.68% 14.03% 26.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 20 44
Average daily rate £350 £353 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.70% +10.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 9
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £13.75 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £22.65 £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

Drupal
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Drupal Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Drupal
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Drupal Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Drupal
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Joomla!
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Joomla!
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP