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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Drupal Developer
Rank 505 458 419
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -39
Contract jobs requiring a Drupal Developer 108 119 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.23% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.24% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 90 115
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£325 £300 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £358 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £275 £240
% change year-on-year
+12.72% +14.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
52969 48660 50794
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.75% 92.77% 93.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 33173 29376 28609
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £229 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2125 2122 2499
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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
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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 -24 106 £325 +8.33% 15
London +23 72 £350 +7.69% 8
City of London +22 14 £350 +1.81%
North West -7 8 £325 +36.84% 1
South East -49 7 £288 -4.16% 3
East of England - 6 £375 -
Suffolk - 6 £375 -
Manchester -4 5 £313 +10.61% 1
South West -30 5 £288 +15.00% 1
Bristol - 5 £288 -
Ipswich - 4 £375 -
Surrey -9 3 £250 -9.09%
Oxfordshire -11 2 £338 +20.32% 1
Glasgow -7 1 - - 1
Oxford -14 1 £325 +8.33% 1
Hampshire -15 1 £300 -
Scotland -19 1 - - 1
Milton Keynes - - - - 2
Sussex - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
Reading - - - -
Salisbury - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - - 2
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Dorset - - - - 1
East Sussex - - - -
Bournemouth - - - - 1
Brighton - - - -
Cambridge - - - -

Drupal Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 202 (100.00%) Drupal
2 160 (79.21%) PHP
3 138 (68.32%) HTML
4 135 (66.83%) CSS
5 102 (50.50%) JavaScript
6 95 (47.03%) MySQL
7 74 (36.63%) jQuery
8 54 (26.73%) Git (software)
9 42 (20.79%) HTML5
10 40 (19.80%) Agile Software Development
11 37 (18.32%) CSS3
12 32 (15.84%) LAMP
13 27 (13.37%) CMS
14 24 (11.88%) Open Source
14 24 (11.88%) Linux
15 23 (11.39%) Scrum
16 22 (10.89%) Subversion
17 21 (10.40%) Apache
18 18 (8.91%) Continuous Integration
19 17 (8.42%) TDD
20 16 (7.92%) OO
21 15 (7.43%) Apache Solr
22 14 (6.93%) Taxonomies
22 14 (6.93%) E-Commerce
22 14 (6.93%) Publishing
23 13 (6.44%) Automated Testing
23 13 (6.44%) Zend
23 13 (6.44%) PHPUnit
23 13 (6.44%) Varnish
23 13 (6.44%) BDD

Drupal Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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
1 202 (100.00%) Drupal
2 27 (13.37%) CMS
3 21 (10.40%) Apache
4 15 (7.43%) Apache Solr
5 7 (3.47%) WordPress
6 3 (1.49%) Node.js
7 2 (0.99%) Moodle
8 1 (0.50%) IIS
8 1 (0.50%) Joomla!
Applications
1 4 (1.98%) Fireworks
2 3 (1.49%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.94%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (4.46%) Joyent
3 3 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.50%) RFID
1 1 (0.50%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (47.03%) MySQL
2 13 (6.44%) MongoDB
3 7 (3.47%) NoSQL
4 2 (0.99%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 54 (26.73%) Git (software)
2 22 (10.89%) Subversion
3 13 (6.44%) PHPUnit
4 3 (1.49%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.99%) Behat
6 1 (0.50%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.50%) FogBugz
6 1 (0.50%) Trac
6 1 (0.50%) Hudson
6 1 (0.50%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.50%) Maven
6 1 (0.50%) JIRA
6 1 (0.50%) Selenium
General
1 14 (6.93%) Publishing
2 5 (2.48%) Games
3 3 (1.49%) Banking
4 2 (0.99%) Retail
4 2 (0.99%) Finance
4 2 (0.99%) Automotive
5 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (68.32%) HTML
2 135 (66.83%) CSS
3 74 (36.63%) jQuery
4 42 (20.79%) HTML5
5 37 (18.32%) CSS3
6 32 (15.84%) LAMP
7 12 (5.94%) Memcached
7 12 (5.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 11 (5.45%) ActiveMQ
8 11 (5.45%) Ajax
9 10 (4.95%) Symfony
10 9 (4.46%) JSON
10 9 (4.46%) XHTML
11 8 (3.96%) CodeIgniter
12 7 (3.47%) Web Services
12 7 (3.47%) Sass
12 7 (3.47%) LESS
13 5 (2.48%) XML
14 3 (1.49%) .NET
14 3 (1.49%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.88%) Open Source
2 14 (6.93%) Taxonomies
3 8 (3.96%) Social Media
4 6 (2.97%) User Experience
5 4 (1.98%) Kindle
5 4 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.49%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.49%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.49%) Online Games
7 2 (0.99%) NHS
8 1 (0.50%) W3C
8 1 (0.50%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.50%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.50%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.50%) Wiki
8 1 (0.50%) Blog
8 1 (0.50%) Social Network
8 1 (0.50%) Kinect
8 1 (0.50%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 24 (11.88%) Linux
2 12 (5.94%) UNIX
3 1 (0.50%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.50%) Android
3 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (19.80%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (11.39%) Scrum
3 18 (8.91%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (8.42%) TDD
5 16 (7.92%) OO
6 14 (6.93%) E-Commerce
7 13 (6.44%) Automated Testing
7 13 (6.44%) BDD
7 13 (6.44%) DevOps
8 11 (5.45%) Kanban
8 11 (5.45%) Configuration Management
9 10 (4.95%) CRM
9 10 (4.95%) Content Management
9 10 (4.95%) Web Development
10 7 (3.47%) Migration
11 6 (2.97%) Unit Testing
11 6 (2.97%) OO PHP
12 4 (1.98%) Web Application Development
12 4 (1.98%) Code Coverage
12 4 (1.98%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 160 (79.21%) PHP
2 102 (50.50%) JavaScript
3 11 (5.45%) PHP5
4 6 (2.97%) SQL
5 3 (1.49%) Ruby
5 3 (1.49%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (0.99%) Degree
2 1 (0.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.98%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.99%) QA
System Software
1 13 (6.44%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 11 (5.45%) Puppet
1 11 (5.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (6.44%) Zend
2 11 (5.45%) Twitter
2 11 (5.45%) Rackspace
3 4 (1.98%) Facebook
4 1 (0.50%) ServiceNow
4 1 (0.50%) Microsoft
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