The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Drupal Developer
Rank 519 459 400
Rank change year-on-year
-60 -59
Contract jobs requiring a Drupal Developer 83 140 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.26% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.28% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 104 93
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51453 50379 44110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.36% 92.31% 92.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 31274 30773 25223
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2016 1989 2173
Average hourly rate £17.46 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.25% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.70 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.57% -

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 28 April 2015.

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 28 April 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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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
England -64 78 £325 +3.17% 17
London -23 47 £331 -1.85% 9
South West -3 14 £375 +25.00% 2
City of London +19 11 £301 -7.30% 5
South East -25 10 £263 -25.00% 1
Bristol -4 7 £375 +25.00% 1
Oxfordshire -16 4 £300 -1.63% 1
Hampshire - 4 £275 -
West Midlands -2 3 £306 +53.12%
Cornwall - 3 £300 -
Dorset - 3 £250 -
Bournemouth - 3 £250 -
Truro - 3 £300 -
Manchester -7 2 - - 2
Oxford -12 2 £325 +8.33% 1
North West -18 2 - - 2
East Midlands - 2 £338 -
Warwickshire - 2 £438 -
Reading -1 1 £175 -50.00%
Slough -6 1 £175 -51.72%
Birmingham -6 1 £175 -
Berkshire -9 1 £175 -50.00%
Leeds -9 1 £175 -22.22% 1
West Yorkshire -14 1 £175 -22.22% 1
Cheltenham -15 1 £385 +28.33%
Gloucestershire -21 1 £385 +28.33%
Yorkshire -25 1 £175 -22.22% 1
Surrey - 1 £275 -
Scotland - 1 £275 - 1
Edinburgh - 1 £275 - 1

Drupal Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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.

1 175 (100.00%) Drupal
2 131 (74.86%) PHP
3 123 (70.29%) HTML
4 110 (62.86%) CSS
5 87 (49.71%) JavaScript
6 84 (48.00%) MySQL
7 56 (32.00%) HTML5
8 54 (30.86%) jQuery
9 53 (30.29%) Agile Software Development
10 41 (23.43%) Git (software)
11 35 (20.00%) CSS3
12 31 (17.71%) LAMP
13 28 (16.00%) Linux
14 25 (14.29%) Scrum
15 24 (13.71%) OO
16 23 (13.14%) CMS
17 22 (12.57%) Varnish
18 19 (10.86%) Open Source
19 18 (10.29%) DevOps
20 17 (9.71%) AngularJS
20 17 (9.71%) Web Development
21 16 (9.14%) Symfony
21 16 (9.14%) BDD
21 16 (9.14%) SQL
22 15 (8.57%) Apache
23 14 (8.00%) XHTML
24 13 (7.43%) Continuous Integration
24 13 (7.43%) Puppet
24 13 (7.43%) Content Management
24 13 (7.43%) Drush

Drupal Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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
1 175 (100.00%) Drupal
2 23 (13.14%) CMS
3 15 (8.57%) Apache
4 10 (5.71%) Apache Solr
5 6 (3.43%) Node.js
6 5 (2.86%) WordPress
7 1 (0.57%) nginx
7 1 (0.57%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.57%) Alfresco
Applications
1 2 (1.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.29%) SaaS
1 4 (2.29%) PaaS
2 3 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.14%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.14%) Joyent
3 2 (1.14%) GitHub
4 1 (0.57%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (0.57%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.57%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.57%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.57%) Reverse Proxy
2 5 (2.86%) Intranet
3 3 (1.71%) HTTP
4 1 (0.57%) SSL
4 1 (0.57%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (48.00%) MySQL
2 8 (4.57%) Redis
3 6 (3.43%) MongoDB
4 4 (2.29%) NoSQL
4 4 (2.29%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.14%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.57%) InfluxDB
6 1 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 41 (23.43%) Git (software)
2 11 (6.29%) Subversion
2 11 (6.29%) Jenkins
3 8 (4.57%) Behat
3 8 (4.57%) JMeter
4 5 (2.86%) Mercurial
5 4 (2.29%) PHPUnit
6 2 (1.14%) Bitbucket
6 2 (1.14%) Grunt
General
1 10 (5.71%) Publishing
1 10 (5.71%) Marketing
2 8 (4.57%) Advertising
3 3 (1.71%) Games
3 3 (1.71%) Retail
4 1 (0.57%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.57%) Mandarin Language
4 1 (0.57%) iGaming
4 1 (0.57%) Banking
4 1 (0.57%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (70.29%) HTML
2 110 (62.86%) CSS
3 56 (32.00%) HTML5
4 54 (30.86%) jQuery
5 35 (20.00%) CSS3
6 31 (17.71%) LAMP
7 17 (9.71%) AngularJS
8 16 (9.14%) Symfony
9 14 (8.00%) XHTML
10 13 (7.43%) Drush
11 9 (5.14%) Web Services
12 8 (4.57%) Gherkin
13 6 (3.43%) Yii
14 5 (2.86%) Memcached
14 5 (2.86%) Sass
14 5 (2.86%) Ajax
15 4 (2.29%) XML
15 4 (2.29%) J2EE
16 3 (1.71%) LESS
16 3 (1.71%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.86%) Open Source
2 6 (3.43%) Taxonomies
2 6 (3.43%) Digital Media
3 3 (1.71%) User Experience
3 3 (1.71%) W3C
3 3 (1.71%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.14%) Online Games
4 2 (1.14%) NHS
5 1 (0.57%) Social Media
5 1 (0.57%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.57%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 28 (16.00%) Linux
2 8 (4.57%) UNIX
3 2 (1.14%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (30.29%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (14.29%) Scrum
3 24 (13.71%) OO
4 18 (10.29%) DevOps
5 17 (9.71%) Web Development
6 16 (9.14%) BDD
7 13 (7.43%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (7.43%) Content Management
7 13 (7.43%) OO PHP
8 10 (5.71%) E-Commerce
8 10 (5.71%) MVC
9 9 (5.14%) TDD
9 9 (5.14%) OOP
9 9 (5.14%) Unit Testing
10 7 (4.00%) Kanban
11 5 (2.86%) Automated Testing
11 5 (2.86%) Configuration Management
11 5 (2.86%) Web Design
12 3 (1.71%) UML
12 3 (1.71%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 131 (74.86%) PHP
2 87 (49.71%) JavaScript
3 16 (9.14%) SQL
4 11 (6.29%) PHP5
5 7 (4.00%) Java
6 3 (1.71%) Go
7 2 (1.14%) F#
7 2 (1.14%) C#
7 2 (1.14%) Python
8 1 (0.57%) Ruby
8 1 (0.57%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 4 (2.29%) Degree
2 1 (0.57%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 22 (12.57%) Varnish
2 1 (0.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (7.43%) Puppet
2 10 (5.71%) Vagrant
3 2 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.57%) Kibana
Vendors
1 9 (5.14%) Zend
2 4 (2.29%) Google
3 3 (1.71%) Adobe
3 3 (1.71%) HubSpot
4 2 (1.14%) Oracle
4 2 (1.14%) Rackspace
5 1 (0.57%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.57%) Marketo
5 1 (0.57%) Apple
5 1 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.57%) WorldPay
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