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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Drupal Developer
Rank 525 506 393
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -113
Contract jobs requiring a Drupal Developer 83 97 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.18% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.19% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 64 103
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 £255 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £402 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £313 £275
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +13.63%
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
51737 49836 45640
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.45% 92.60% 92.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 32579 30554 26426
Average daily rate £400 £396 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1958 1985 2120
Average hourly rate £16.83 £16.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.96% -10.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £39.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 -36 78 £325 - 21
London -4 52 £325 -3.70% 13
City of London +3 14 £363 +15.07%
South East -15 10 £300 - 4
East of England -4 6 £350 +7.69% 1
South West -9 6 £375 +30.43%
Oxfordshire - 6 £300 - 2
Norfolk -1 5 £375 +15.38%
Bristol -2 5 £375 +53.84%
Oxford - 3 £313 - 1
Scotland -1 2 £275 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £325 -
Hampshire - 2 £275 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £368 -
Yorkshire - 2 £368 -
Edinburgh - 2 £275 -
Leeds - 2 £368 -
Norwich +7 1 - -
Cardiff +1 1 £375 +41.50%
South Wales +1 1 £375 +41.50%
Wales -8 1 £375 +41.50%
Manchester -12 1 - - 2
North West -23 1 - - 2
Ealing - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 £300 -
Cambridge - 1 £300 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £300 -
Cornwall - 1 £225 -
Southampton - 1 £300 -
Truro - 1 £225 -

Drupal Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 163 (100.00%) Drupal
2 110 (67.48%) HTML
3 107 (65.64%) PHP
4 102 (62.58%) CSS
5 83 (50.92%) MySQL
6 77 (47.24%) JavaScript
7 51 (31.29%) Agile Software Development
8 49 (30.06%) jQuery
9 46 (28.22%) HTML5
10 42 (25.77%) Git (software)
11 37 (22.70%) CSS3
12 26 (15.95%) Linux
13 25 (15.34%) AngularJS
14 24 (14.72%) Scrum
15 23 (14.11%) LAMP
16 21 (12.88%) Symfony
17 19 (11.66%) OO
18 18 (11.04%) Varnish
19 17 (10.43%) Open Source
20 16 (9.82%) Jenkins
21 15 (9.20%) CMS
22 13 (7.98%) SQL
22 13 (7.98%) Java
22 13 (7.98%) Drush
23 12 (7.36%) Apache
24 11 (6.75%) BDD
24 11 (6.75%) Puppet
24 11 (6.75%) Content Management
24 11 (6.75%) DevOps
25 10 (6.13%) Twitter Bootstrap

Drupal Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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
1 163 (100.00%) Drupal
2 15 (9.20%) CMS
3 12 (7.36%) Apache
4 8 (4.91%) WordPress
5 4 (2.45%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.61%) Node.js
6 1 (0.61%) nginx
6 1 (0.61%) Alfresco
Business Applications
1 4 (2.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.84%) SaaS
1 3 (1.84%) PaaS
2 2 (1.23%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.23%) GitHub
3 1 (0.61%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.61%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.52%) Reverse Proxy
2 4 (2.45%) Intranet
3 1 (0.61%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (50.92%) MySQL
2 9 (5.52%) Redis
3 5 (3.07%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.07%) NoSQL
4 4 (2.45%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 42 (25.77%) Git (software)
2 16 (9.82%) Jenkins
3 10 (6.13%) Behat
4 9 (5.52%) JMeter
5 5 (3.07%) Visual Studio
6 4 (2.45%) Subversion
7 3 (1.84%) Grunt
7 3 (1.84%) PHPUnit
8 2 (1.23%) Bitbucket
8 2 (1.23%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.61%) Selenium
9 1 (0.61%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (5.52%) Publishing
2 6 (3.68%) Marketing
3 3 (1.84%) Retail
4 2 (1.23%) Games
4 2 (1.23%) Advertising
5 1 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.61%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.61%) Finance
5 1 (0.61%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.61%) Mandarin Language
5 1 (0.61%) iGaming
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (67.48%) HTML
2 102 (62.58%) CSS
3 49 (30.06%) jQuery
4 46 (28.22%) HTML5
5 37 (22.70%) CSS3
6 25 (15.34%) AngularJS
7 23 (14.11%) LAMP
8 21 (12.88%) Symfony
9 13 (7.98%) Drush
10 10 (6.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 10 (6.13%) XHTML
11 9 (5.52%) Gherkin
12 7 (4.29%) XML
13 6 (3.68%) Web Services
14 5 (3.07%) .NET
15 4 (2.45%) J2EE
15 4 (2.45%) Ajax
15 4 (2.45%) Sass
16 3 (1.84%) LESS
16 3 (1.84%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.91%) Digital Media
2 3 (1.84%) Computer Science
2 3 (1.84%) Taxonomies
2 3 (1.84%) User Experience
3 2 (1.23%) NHS
3 2 (1.23%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.61%) Online Games
4 1 (0.61%) Social Media
4 1 (0.61%) W3C
4 1 (0.61%) E-Learning
4 1 (0.61%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 26 (15.95%) Linux
2 4 (2.45%) UNIX
3 3 (1.84%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (31.29%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (14.72%) Scrum
3 19 (11.66%) OO
4 17 (10.43%) Open Source
5 11 (6.75%) Content Management
5 11 (6.75%) BDD
5 11 (6.75%) DevOps
6 10 (6.13%) Web Development
7 9 (5.52%) OO PHP
8 7 (4.29%) Unit Testing
8 7 (4.29%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (4.29%) MVC
9 6 (3.68%) SOA
9 6 (3.68%) SDLC
10 5 (3.07%) OOP
11 4 (2.45%) Web Design
11 4 (2.45%) Responsive Web Design
12 3 (1.84%) Analytics
12 3 (1.84%) E-Commerce
12 3 (1.84%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 107 (65.64%) PHP
2 77 (47.24%) JavaScript
3 13 (7.98%) Java
3 13 (7.98%) SQL
4 7 (4.29%) PHP5
5 3 (1.84%) C#
5 3 (1.84%) F#
6 1 (0.61%) C
6 1 (0.61%) PHP4
6 1 (0.61%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (3.07%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 18 (11.04%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 11 (6.75%) Puppet
2 9 (5.52%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 6 (3.68%) Zend
2 5 (3.07%) Apple
3 3 (1.84%) Google
3 3 (1.84%) Oracle
3 3 (1.84%) HubSpot
4 1 (0.61%) Adobe
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