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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Drupal Developer
Rank 499 452 401
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -51
Contract jobs requiring a Drupal Developer 96 130 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.25% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.27% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 96 113
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £353 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £187.50 £57.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +226.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £187.50 -

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
50642 47729 46134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 91.79% 92.49% 92.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 32228 28770 26034
Average daily rate £400 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2044 2098 2641
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -57 93 £325 +8.33% 20
London +24 61 £350 +6.87% 5
City of London +15 17 £300 -7.69% 1
South East -46 13 £313 +4.16% 8
Hampshire -17 6 £288 +4.54% 1
South West -25 6 £343 +24.54% 4
Surrey -2 4 £350 +27.27% 1
Manchester -10 4 £320 +6.22% 1
North West -11 4 £320 +6.22% 1
Bristol -18 4 £288 +4.54% 1
East Midlands 0 2 £250 +11.11%
Scotland -9 2 £300 - 1
Oxford -22 2 £325 +8.33% 1
Oxfordshire -29 2 £325 +8.33% 4
Gloucestershire - 2 £393 -
Reading +10 1 £375 +25.00% 1
Glasgow -4 1 - - 1
Berkshire -10 1 £375 +25.00% 1
Edinburgh -14 1 £300 -
East of England - 1 £388 - 1
Hammersmith - - - - 1
Worthing - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - -
Suffolk - - - -
Sussex - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
Falmouth - - - -
Ipswich - - - -
Burgess Hill - - - -
Bournemouth - - - - 3

Drupal Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
2 154 (76.24%) PHP
3 132 (65.35%) HTML
4 125 (61.88%) CSS
5 95 (47.03%) MySQL
6 94 (46.53%) JavaScript
7 63 (31.19%) jQuery
8 57 (28.22%) Agile Software Development
9 54 (26.73%) Git (software)
10 47 (23.27%) HTML5
11 41 (20.30%) LAMP
12 33 (16.34%) Scrum
12 33 (16.34%) CSS3
13 28 (13.86%) CMS
14 27 (13.37%) Open Source
14 27 (13.37%) Subversion
15 23 (11.39%) Continuous Integration
15 23 (11.39%) Linux
16 21 (10.40%) TDD
17 20 (9.90%) OO
17 20 (9.90%) Apache Solr
18 19 (9.41%) Varnish
18 19 (9.41%) BDD
18 19 (9.41%) E-Commerce
18 19 (9.41%) DevOps
19 17 (8.42%) Taxonomies
20 16 (7.92%) Automated Testing
20 16 (7.92%) MongoDB
20 16 (7.92%) Kanban
20 16 (7.92%) UNIX

Drupal Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 28 (13.86%) CMS
3 20 (9.90%) Apache Solr
4 16 (7.92%) Apache
5 7 (3.47%) Node.js
5 7 (3.47%) WordPress
6 1 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.50%) IIS
6 1 (0.50%) Joomla!
Applications
1 2 (0.99%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.93%) Amazon EC2
2 11 (5.45%) Joyent
3 1 (0.50%) GitHub
3 1 (0.50%) SaaS
3 1 (0.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.99%) HTTP
2 1 (0.50%) Intranet
2 1 (0.50%) RFID
2 1 (0.50%) SSL
2 1 (0.50%) LDAP
2 1 (0.50%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (47.03%) MySQL
2 16 (7.92%) MongoDB
3 7 (3.47%) NoSQL
4 2 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.50%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.50%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 54 (26.73%) Git (software)
2 27 (13.37%) Subversion
3 15 (7.43%) PHPUnit
4 4 (1.98%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.99%) Mercurial
5 2 (0.99%) Behat
6 1 (0.50%) Maven
6 1 (0.50%) Selenium
6 1 (0.50%) Hudson
General
1 12 (5.94%) Publishing
2 6 (2.97%) Advertising
2 6 (2.97%) Games
3 5 (2.48%) Marketing
4 4 (1.98%) Banking
5 3 (1.49%) Retail
6 2 (0.99%) Finance
6 2 (0.99%) Automotive
7 1 (0.50%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (65.35%) HTML
2 125 (61.88%) CSS
3 63 (31.19%) jQuery
4 47 (23.27%) HTML5
5 41 (20.30%) LAMP
6 33 (16.34%) CSS3
7 14 (6.93%) Memcached
8 13 (6.44%) XHTML
8 13 (6.44%) ActiveMQ
9 11 (5.45%) Symfony
10 8 (3.96%) CodeIgniter
11 7 (3.47%) Sass
11 7 (3.47%) AngularJS
11 7 (3.47%) Ajax
11 7 (3.47%) Web Services
12 6 (2.97%) XML
12 6 (2.97%) JSON
12 6 (2.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (1.98%) RESTful
13 4 (1.98%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 27 (13.37%) Open Source
2 17 (8.42%) Taxonomies
3 8 (3.96%) Social Media
4 5 (2.48%) User Experience
5 4 (1.98%) Online Games
5 4 (1.98%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.49%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.99%) NHS
8 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.50%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.50%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.50%) Computer Science
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 23 (11.39%) Linux
2 16 (7.92%) UNIX
3 1 (0.50%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.50%) Android
3 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (28.22%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (16.34%) Scrum
3 23 (11.39%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (10.40%) TDD
5 20 (9.90%) OO
6 19 (9.41%) BDD
6 19 (9.41%) E-Commerce
6 19 (9.41%) DevOps
7 16 (7.92%) Automated Testing
7 16 (7.92%) Kanban
8 14 (6.93%) Web Development
9 13 (6.44%) Configuration Management
10 8 (3.96%) CRM
10 8 (3.96%) OO PHP
11 7 (3.47%) Content Management
11 7 (3.47%) MVC
11 7 (3.47%) Migration
12 5 (2.48%) User Stories
12 5 (2.48%) Unit Testing
13 3 (1.49%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 154 (76.24%) PHP
2 94 (46.53%) JavaScript
3 15 (7.43%) PHP5
4 9 (4.46%) SQL
5 4 (1.98%) Ruby
6 3 (1.49%) Golang
6 3 (1.49%) C
7 1 (0.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (0.99%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.50%) Degree
2 1 (0.50%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 19 (9.41%) Varnish
2 1 (0.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (6.93%) Puppet
2 13 (6.44%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.99%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.50%) Kibana
Vendors
1 13 (6.44%) Zend
1 13 (6.44%) Rackspace
2 5 (2.48%) Twitter
3 4 (1.98%) Facebook
4 2 (0.99%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.50%) Marketo
5 1 (0.50%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.50%) Adobe
5 1 (0.50%) Apple
5 1 (0.50%) Google
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Posted: 14 hours ago
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Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £37,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
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Rate: £200.00 - £300.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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