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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Drupal Developer
Rank 587 549 562
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +13
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Drupal Developer 13 26 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.049% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.053% 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 17 17
Average daily rate
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£300 £250 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £221 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £288 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £269 £250 £275
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -9.09%
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
51265 49491 54504
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.21% 92.73% 92.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 31026 29372 30573
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1968 2145 2690
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.61 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.30% -5.55%

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 27 August 2014.

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 24 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 27 August 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 -26 13 £300 +20.00% 9
London -4 7 £325 +44.44% 3
North West -2 4 £294 - 3
Manchester - 4 £294 - 3
City of London - 2 £400 -
Hampshire -12 1 £300 +26.31% 1
South East -16 1 £300 +26.31% 2
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Brighton - - - - 1
Cambridge - - - -
Chichester - - - -
Emsworth - - - - 1
Leeds - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Reading - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - - 1

PHP Drupal Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 50 (100.00%) PHP
1 50 (100.00%) Drupal
2 37 (74.00%) MySQL
3 22 (44.00%) HTML
4 19 (38.00%) CSS
5 18 (36.00%) Zend
5 18 (36.00%) JavaScript
6 17 (34.00%) Symfony
7 14 (28.00%) Jenkins
8 13 (26.00%) CodeIgniter
8 13 (26.00%) MVC
9 10 (20.00%) Linux
9 10 (20.00%) jQuery
10 9 (18.00%) HTML5
11 7 (14.00%) Open Source
11 7 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (12.00%) Ajax
12 6 (12.00%) UML
12 6 (12.00%) OO
12 6 (12.00%) Apache
13 5 (10.00%) LAMP
13 5 (10.00%) Content Management
13 5 (10.00%) Digital Media
13 5 (10.00%) Apache Solr
14 4 (8.00%) Magento
14 4 (8.00%) CSS3
14 4 (8.00%) TDD
14 4 (8.00%) Web Development
14 4 (8.00%) Publishing
14 4 (8.00%) CMS

PHP Drupal Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 50 (100.00%) Drupal
2 6 (12.00%) Apache
3 5 (10.00%) Apache Solr
4 4 (8.00%) CMS
5 2 (4.00%) Alfresco
6 1 (2.00%) WordPress
6 1 (2.00%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Magento
2 2 (4.00%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) HTTP
1 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (74.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (28.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.00%) PHPUnit
General
1 4 (8.00%) Publishing
2 1 (2.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (44.00%) HTML
2 19 (38.00%) CSS
3 17 (34.00%) Symfony
4 13 (26.00%) CodeIgniter
5 10 (20.00%) jQuery
6 9 (18.00%) HTML5
7 6 (12.00%) Ajax
8 5 (10.00%) LAMP
9 4 (8.00%) CSS3
10 1 (2.00%) Memcached
10 1 (2.00%) CakePHP
10 1 (2.00%) Django
10 1 (2.00%) JSON
10 1 (2.00%) Zend Framework
10 1 (2.00%) Web Services
10 1 (2.00%) XML
10 1 (2.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Open Source
2 5 (10.00%) Digital Media
3 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.00%) UNIX
2 1 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.00%) MVC
2 7 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (12.00%) UML
3 6 (12.00%) OO
4 5 (10.00%) Content Management
5 4 (8.00%) TDD
5 4 (8.00%) Web Development
6 2 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (4.00%) OO PHP
6 2 (4.00%) Business Continuity
6 2 (4.00%) Document Management
6 2 (4.00%) Automated Testing
6 2 (4.00%) Project Planning
6 2 (4.00%) CRM
6 2 (4.00%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.00%) OOD
7 1 (2.00%) SOA
7 1 (2.00%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.00%) Project Management
7 1 (2.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (100.00%) PHP
2 18 (36.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.00%) PHP5
3 2 (4.00%) SQL
3 2 (4.00%) Python
4 1 (2.00%) Ruby
4 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (4.00%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Varnish
Vendors
1 18 (36.00%) Zend
2 1 (2.00%) Twitter
2 1 (2.00%) Google
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