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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Drupal Developer
Rank 498 476 414
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -62
Contract jobs requiring a Drupal Developer 108 98 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.19% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.20% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 72 120
Average daily rate
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£325 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £400 £376
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £275 £240
% change year-on-year
+15.45% +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
52499 48968 54351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.83% 92.75% 92.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 32042 29332 30408
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2057 2099 2690
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.06
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -17 106 £325 +14.53% 25
London +44 69 £325 - 14
City of London +32 12 £350 +40.00% 4
South East -26 11 £300 - 5
North West -4 9 £325 +38.29% 1
East of England - 8 £375 - 1
South West -29 7 £288 +15.00% 1
Suffolk - 7 £375 - 1
Manchester -10 6 £313 +21.95% 1
Surrey +5 5 £275 - 1
Bristol -13 5 £288 +15.00% 1
Ipswich - 5 £375 - 1
Oxfordshire -6 2 £350 +40.00% 1
Glasgow -14 1 - -
West Midlands -16 1 £413 +52.77% 1
Scotland -18 1 - -
Hampshire -18 1 £300 -4.76%
Wales - 1 £265 -
South Wales - 1 £265 -
East Sussex - 1 - -
Oxford - 1 £350 -
Brighton - 1 - -
Birmingham - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Emsworth - - - -
Reading - - - -
Salisbury - - - -

Drupal Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 212 (100.00%) Drupal
2 173 (81.60%) PHP
3 148 (69.81%) HTML
3 148 (69.81%) CSS
4 108 (50.94%) JavaScript
5 97 (45.75%) MySQL
6 80 (37.74%) jQuery
7 54 (25.47%) Git (software)
8 44 (20.75%) HTML5
9 37 (17.45%) CSS3
10 33 (15.57%) Linux
11 32 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
12 27 (12.74%) CMS
13 23 (10.85%) LAMP
14 21 (9.91%) Apache
14 21 (9.91%) Open Source
15 17 (8.02%) OO
16 16 (7.55%) E-Commerce
16 16 (7.55%) Scrum
16 16 (7.55%) Subversion
16 16 (7.55%) Content Management
17 15 (7.08%) Ajax
17 15 (7.08%) Zend
18 14 (6.60%) Web Development
18 14 (6.60%) Publishing
19 12 (5.66%) Web Services
19 12 (5.66%) Automated Testing
19 12 (5.66%) PHPUnit
19 12 (5.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 11 (5.19%) Twitter

Drupal Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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
1 212 (100.00%) Drupal
2 27 (12.74%) CMS
3 21 (9.91%) Apache
4 11 (5.19%) Apache Solr
5 7 (3.30%) WordPress
6 4 (1.89%) Node.js
7 3 (1.42%) Alfresco
8 2 (0.94%) Moodle
9 1 (0.47%) Joomla!
Applications
1 6 (2.83%) Fireworks
2 4 (1.89%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.94%) Summit
2 1 (0.47%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (1.89%) Joyent
2 3 (1.42%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.47%) GitHub
3 1 (0.47%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.47%) HTTP
1 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.47%) Internet
1 1 (0.47%) RFID
1 1 (0.47%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (45.75%) MySQL
2 8 (3.77%) NoSQL
3 6 (2.83%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.47%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 54 (25.47%) Git (software)
2 16 (7.55%) Subversion
3 12 (5.66%) PHPUnit
4 2 (0.94%) Behat
4 2 (0.94%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.47%) FogBugz
5 1 (0.47%) Trac
5 1 (0.47%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.47%) Hudson
5 1 (0.47%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.47%) Maven
5 1 (0.47%) JIRA
5 1 (0.47%) Selenium
General
1 14 (6.60%) Publishing
2 6 (2.83%) Games
3 2 (0.94%) Retail
3 2 (0.94%) Automotive
4 1 (0.47%) Marketing
4 1 (0.47%) Banking
4 1 (0.47%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.47%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (69.81%) HTML
1 148 (69.81%) CSS
2 80 (37.74%) jQuery
3 44 (20.75%) HTML5
4 37 (17.45%) CSS3
5 23 (10.85%) LAMP
6 15 (7.08%) Ajax
7 12 (5.66%) Web Services
7 12 (5.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 11 (5.19%) JSON
9 10 (4.72%) Symfony
10 9 (4.25%) LESS
11 8 (3.77%) CodeIgniter
11 8 (3.77%) XHTML
11 8 (3.77%) Sass
12 5 (2.36%) RSS
12 5 (2.36%) XML
12 5 (2.36%) Memcached
13 4 (1.89%) ActiveMQ
14 3 (1.42%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.91%) Open Source
2 7 (3.30%) Social Media
3 6 (2.83%) User Experience
3 6 (2.83%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.36%) Taxonomies
4 5 (2.36%) Digital Media
5 4 (1.89%) Kindle
5 4 (1.89%) Online Games
5 4 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.42%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.94%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.94%) NHS
7 2 (0.94%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.47%) Wiki
8 1 (0.47%) Social Network
8 1 (0.47%) W3C
8 1 (0.47%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.47%) Kinect
8 1 (0.47%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 33 (15.57%) Linux
2 6 (2.83%) UNIX
3 5 (2.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.47%) Windows
4 1 (0.47%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.47%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (8.02%) OO
3 16 (7.55%) E-Commerce
3 16 (7.55%) Scrum
3 16 (7.55%) Content Management
4 14 (6.60%) Web Development
5 12 (5.66%) Automated Testing
6 11 (5.19%) TDD
6 11 (5.19%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (4.25%) OO PHP
7 9 (4.25%) CRM
8 6 (2.83%) UML
8 6 (2.83%) Migration
8 6 (2.83%) Document Management
8 6 (2.83%) Unit Testing
8 6 (2.83%) DevOps
8 6 (2.83%) BDD
9 5 (2.36%) Software Engineering
9 5 (2.36%) Business Continuity
9 5 (2.36%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 173 (81.60%) PHP
2 108 (50.94%) JavaScript
3 8 (3.77%) PHP5
4 4 (1.89%) SQL
5 3 (1.42%) C
6 2 (0.94%) Python
7 1 (0.47%) Ruby
7 1 (0.47%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.47%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (2.36%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.42%) Degree
3 2 (0.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.83%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.42%) QA
3 2 (0.94%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 11 (5.19%) Varnish
2 5 (2.36%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 4 (1.89%) Puppet
1 4 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (7.08%) Zend
2 11 (5.19%) Twitter
3 5 (2.36%) Oracle
3 5 (2.36%) Red Hat
4 4 (1.89%) Facebook
4 4 (1.89%) Rackspace
5 1 (0.47%) Google
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Rate: £200 - £300 per day + competitive
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £270 - £350 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Leicester
OHO Group
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Student world
Rate: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum (pro rata)
Posted: 27 days ago