The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP 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 PHP Drupal Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Drupal Developer
Rank 560 520 499
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -21
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Drupal Developer 17 41 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.084% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.091% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 32 19
Average daily rate
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£275 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £374 £342
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £258 £275
% change year-on-year
-2.91% -6.36%
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
46929 45010 42193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.45% 92.48% 92.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 29475 26884 23919
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1820 1996 2455
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

PHP Drupal Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PHP Drupal Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

PHP Drupal Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PHP Drupal Developer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PHP Drupal Developer within the UK.

PHP Drupal Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

PHP Drupal Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP Drupal Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

PHP Drupal Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

PHP Drupal Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PHP Drupal Developer within the UK.

PHP Drupal Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

PHP Drupal Developer
Top 20 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Drupal Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 January 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 -41 16 £275 - 14
South West -24 6 £338 +22.72% 2
London -3 3 £378 +16.15% 5
Manchester -4 2 - - 1
North West -6 2 - - 1
Glasgow -11 1 - -
Scotland -14 1 - -
City of London - 1 - - 2
Bournemouth - - - - 1
Cambridge - - - - 1
East of England - - - - 1
Hammersmith - - - -
Oxford - - - - 1
Portsmouth - - - - 1
Wallingford - - - - 2
Cambridgeshire - - - - 1
Dorset - - - - 1
Hampshire - - - - 1
Oxfordshire - - - - 3
South East - - - - 5

PHP Drupal Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited PHP 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 PHP Drupal Developer in their job title.

1 41 (100.00%) PHP
1 41 (100.00%) Drupal
2 32 (78.05%) HTML
3 31 (75.61%) CSS
4 30 (73.17%) MySQL
5 26 (63.41%) JavaScript
6 13 (31.71%) HTML5
7 12 (29.27%) jQuery
8 11 (26.83%) OO
8 11 (26.83%) CMS
9 10 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (21.95%) PHP5
11 8 (19.51%) Ajax
11 8 (19.51%) CSS3
11 8 (19.51%) MVC
12 6 (14.63%) Apache
12 6 (14.63%) OOP
12 6 (14.63%) Zend
13 5 (12.20%) Linux
13 5 (12.20%) LAMP
13 5 (12.20%) OO PHP
14 4 (9.76%) Yii
14 4 (9.76%) Games
14 4 (9.76%) Web Development
14 4 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
14 4 (9.76%) Magento
15 3 (7.32%) Apache Solr
15 3 (7.32%) Digital Media
15 3 (7.32%) Ruby
15 3 (7.32%) UML

PHP Drupal Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited PHP 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 PHP Drupal Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 41 (100.00%) Drupal
2 11 (26.83%) CMS
3 6 (14.63%) Apache
4 3 (7.32%) Apache Solr
5 2 (4.88%) WordPress
6 1 (2.44%) nginx
Business Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (73.17%) MySQL
2 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.88%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (9.76%) Games
2 2 (4.88%) Publishing
3 1 (2.44%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Advertising
3 1 (2.44%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (78.05%) HTML
2 31 (75.61%) CSS
3 13 (31.71%) HTML5
4 12 (29.27%) jQuery
5 8 (19.51%) CSS3
5 8 (19.51%) Ajax
6 5 (12.20%) LAMP
7 4 (9.76%) Yii
8 2 (4.88%) RESTful
8 2 (4.88%) Symfony
8 2 (4.88%) XML
9 1 (2.44%) XHTML
9 1 (2.44%) CakePHP
9 1 (2.44%) JSON
9 1 (2.44%) Smarty
9 1 (2.44%) Memcached
9 1 (2.44%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Open Source
1 3 (7.32%) Digital Media
2 2 (4.88%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.88%) Online Games
3 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.20%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) OO
2 10 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (19.51%) MVC
4 6 (14.63%) OOP
5 5 (12.20%) OO PHP
6 4 (9.76%) Web Development
6 4 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (7.32%) UML
7 3 (7.32%) CRM
8 2 (4.88%) E-Commerce
8 2 (4.88%) User Stories
8 2 (4.88%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (4.88%) TDD
8 2 (4.88%) Content Management
9 1 (2.44%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.44%) Integration Testing
9 1 (2.44%) Agile Project Management
9 1 (2.44%) Project Management
9 1 (2.44%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) PHP
2 26 (63.41%) JavaScript
3 9 (21.95%) PHP5
4 3 (7.32%) Ruby
5 2 (4.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Varnish
Vendors
1 6 (14.63%) Zend
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