The first table below looks at the demand for the Drupal Developer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Drupal Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Drupal Developer
Rank 429 400 417
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +17
Contract jobs requiring a Drupal Developer 160 158 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.33% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.36% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 92 94
Average daily rate £313 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - £12.00
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51988 44191 56201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.28% 92.47% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 31587 25300 30909
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2072 2201 2627
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%

Drupal Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Drupal Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Drupal Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Drupal Developer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Drupal Developer within the UK.

Drupal Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Drupal Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Drupal Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Drupal Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Drupal Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Drupal Developer within the UK.

Drupal Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Drupal Developer
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Drupal Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -29 155 £310 +3.33% 26
London -37 73 £338 +2.27% 15
South West +2 35 £300 +20.00% 2
South East 0 23 £338 +17.28% 1
Bristol -4 18 £300 +14.28%
City of London -13 14 £325 -2.98% 2
East of England -44 10 £375 +25.00% 3
Oxfordshire +3 6 £288 +4.54% 1
Suffolk +1 6 £375 +50.00% 2
Brighton -1 5 - -
East Sussex -3 5 - -
Berkshire -9 5 £350 +7.69%
Hertfordshire - 4 - -
Slough +6 3 £363 -3.33%
North West -45 3 £301 +9.27% 2
Oxford +2 2 £300 +9.09% 1
Ipswich - 2 £375 - 1
Somerset -11 1 - - 1
Manchester -19 1 £265 -3.63% 1
Surrey - 1 £275 -
Sussex - - - -
East Anglia - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 1
Kent - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - - 1
Neath Port Talbot - - - -
South Wales - - - -
Wales - - - -
Neath - - - -
Nottingham - - - - 1

Drupal Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Drupal Developer in their job title 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 with Drupal Developer in their job title.

1 282 (100.00%) Drupal
2 248 (87.94%) PHP
3 164 (58.16%) HTML
4 162 (57.45%) CSS
5 143 (50.71%) JavaScript
6 116 (41.13%) MySQL
7 82 (29.08%) jQuery
8 66 (23.40%) Git (software)
9 50 (17.73%) LAMP
10 41 (14.54%) Linux
11 36 (12.77%) HTML5
12 35 (12.41%) Open Source
12 35 (12.41%) Subversion
13 30 (10.64%) PHPUnit
13 30 (10.64%) CSS3
14 28 (9.93%) Scrum
15 27 (9.57%) E-Commerce
15 27 (9.57%) Agile Software Development
16 26 (9.22%) TDD
17 25 (8.87%) Ajax
17 25 (8.87%) BDD
18 24 (8.51%) SQL
19 23 (8.16%) Automated Testing
19 23 (8.16%) Web Development
20 22 (7.80%) CMS
21 21 (7.45%) Varnish
22 20 (7.09%) Zend
22 20 (7.09%) Apache
23 18 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
24 17 (6.03%) MongoDB

Drupal Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Drupal Developer in their job title 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 with Drupal Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 282 (100.00%) Drupal
2 22 (7.80%) CMS
3 20 (7.09%) Apache
4 17 (6.03%) Apache Solr
5 4 (1.42%) ExpressionEngine
5 4 (1.42%) Node.js
6 3 (1.06%) Alfresco
6 3 (1.06%) Mule
7 1 (0.35%) WordPress
7 1 (0.35%) nginx
7 1 (0.35%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.35%) Joomla!
Applications
1 2 (0.71%) Photoshop
1 2 (0.71%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 8 (2.84%) Magento
2 2 (0.71%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.55%) Amazon EC2
1 10 (3.55%) Joyent
2 3 (1.06%) Heroku
2 3 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.35%) SaaS
3 1 (0.35%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.61%) Internet
2 9 (3.19%) Intranet
3 8 (2.84%) Extranet
4 6 (2.13%) HTTP
5 1 (0.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (41.13%) MySQL
2 17 (6.03%) MongoDB
3 6 (2.13%) NoSQL
4 4 (1.42%) SQL Server
4 4 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.06%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.71%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 66 (23.40%) Git (software)
2 35 (12.41%) Subversion
3 30 (10.64%) PHPUnit
4 9 (3.19%) Behat
5 7 (2.48%) Cucumber
6 3 (1.06%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.71%) Bitbucket
7 2 (0.71%) Selenium
7 2 (0.71%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.35%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.35%) JIRA
8 1 (0.35%) Bazaar
General
1 8 (2.84%) Marketing
2 6 (2.13%) Finance
2 6 (2.13%) Games
3 4 (1.42%) Retail
3 4 (1.42%) Publishing
4 1 (0.35%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (58.16%) HTML
2 162 (57.45%) CSS
3 82 (29.08%) jQuery
4 50 (17.73%) LAMP
5 36 (12.77%) HTML5
6 30 (10.64%) CSS3
7 25 (8.87%) Ajax
8 15 (5.32%) Sass
8 15 (5.32%) LESS
9 14 (4.96%) Memcached
10 13 (4.61%) Symfony
11 12 (4.26%) ActiveMQ
12 11 (3.90%) Web Services
13 10 (3.55%) XML
14 9 (3.19%) REST
14 9 (3.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 8 (2.84%) RSS
15 8 (2.84%) SOAP
15 8 (2.84%) CakePHP
16 7 (2.48%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (12.41%) Open Source
2 13 (4.61%) Taxonomies
3 11 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (2.84%) Digital Media
5 7 (2.48%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.42%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.42%) W3C
6 4 (1.42%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.42%) Social Network
7 3 (1.06%) Online Games
7 3 (1.06%) Social Media
8 2 (0.71%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.71%) Blog
9 1 (0.35%) Clustering
9 1 (0.35%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 41 (14.54%) Linux
2 15 (5.32%) UNIX
3 6 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (1.42%) Windows
5 2 (0.71%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (9.93%) Scrum
2 27 (9.57%) E-Commerce
2 27 (9.57%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (9.22%) TDD
4 25 (8.87%) BDD
5 23 (8.16%) Automated Testing
5 23 (8.16%) Web Development
6 18 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (4.96%) UML
7 14 (4.96%) OO
8 12 (4.26%) Kanban
9 11 (3.90%) Configuration Management
10 9 (3.19%) Migration
10 9 (3.19%) Content Management
10 9 (3.19%) OO PHP
11 8 (2.84%) Responsive Web Design
11 8 (2.84%) Web Design
12 7 (2.48%) Software Engineering
12 7 (2.48%) MVC
13 6 (2.13%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 248 (87.94%) PHP
2 143 (50.71%) JavaScript
3 24 (8.51%) SQL
4 9 (3.19%) PHP5
5 8 (2.84%) Python
6 5 (1.77%) PHP4
7 4 (1.42%) Ruby
7 4 (1.42%) Java
8 2 (0.71%) Perl
9 1 (0.35%) C
9 1 (0.35%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.35%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.35%) Golang
Qualifications
1 7 (2.48%) Degree
2 4 (1.42%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.71%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.71%) ISO 9001
1 2 (0.71%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.35%) WCAG
2 1 (0.35%) WAI
System Software
1 21 (7.45%) Varnish
2 6 (2.13%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 12 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (3.55%) Puppet
3 3 (1.06%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 20 (7.09%) Zend
2 10 (3.55%) Rackspace
2 10 (3.55%) Oracle
3 7 (2.48%) Twitter
4 6 (2.13%) Red Hat
5 5 (1.77%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.71%) Siebel
6 2 (0.71%) Adobe
7 1 (0.35%) Google
Nottingham
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
JWResource
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive Rates
Posted: 9 days ago
Norwich
Polkadotfrog
Rate: £10 - £30 per hour
Posted: 13 days ago
City Of London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £280 - £350 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Gloucester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 27 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £350 per annum
Posted: 28 days ago