The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Drupal Developer
Rank 553 508 536
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +28
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Drupal Developer 50 44 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.087% 0.091% 0.092%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.098% 0.100%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 30 21
Average daily rate £350 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £363 £397
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £288 £213
% change year-on-year
+21.73% +35.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
53024 44938 56165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.25% 92.48% 92.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 32160 25752 30878
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2112 2238 2624
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%

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 16 April 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 30 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -33 48 £350 +16.66% 9
South West -3 14 £350 +55.55% 4
London -49 13 £370 +12.12% 2
South East -7 6 £313 +13.63% 1
East of England -38 6 £350 +16.66% 1
Bristol -11 5 £275 +22.22% 2
Bath - 5 £350 - 1
Somerset - 5 £350 - 1
Suffolk - 4 £350 - 1
Berkshire -7 3 £350 +27.27%
City of London -17 3 £365 +10.60% 1
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
Oxfordshire - 2 - -
North West -22 1 £301 +0.16% 1
Surrey - 1 £275 -
Scotland - 1 £250 -
Wallingford - 1 - -
Oxford - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 £250 -
Ipswich - - - - 1
Manchester - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Bicester - - - -
Colchester - - - -
Slough - - - -
Essex - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -

PHP Drupal Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 88 (100.00%) PHP
1 88 (100.00%) Drupal
2 46 (52.27%) MySQL
3 42 (47.73%) HTML
4 35 (39.77%) JavaScript
5 33 (37.50%) CSS
6 27 (30.68%) Zend
7 26 (29.55%) Symfony
8 20 (22.73%) jQuery
9 19 (21.59%) MVC
10 18 (20.45%) Ajax
10 18 (20.45%) Git (software)
11 16 (18.18%) Jenkins
12 14 (15.91%) PHPUnit
12 14 (15.91%) Linux
13 13 (14.77%) TDD
13 13 (14.77%) Open Source
13 13 (14.77%) CodeIgniter
14 12 (13.64%) Scrum
14 12 (13.64%) UML
15 11 (12.50%) Subversion
15 11 (12.50%) BDD
16 9 (10.23%) Behat
16 9 (10.23%) SQL
17 8 (9.09%) LAMP
17 8 (9.09%) Digital Media
17 8 (9.09%) CakePHP
18 7 (7.95%) Web Development
18 7 (7.95%) Cucumber
18 7 (7.95%) Migration

PHP Drupal Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 88 (100.00%) Drupal
2 5 (5.68%) Apache
3 4 (4.55%) Node.js
3 4 (4.55%) ExpressionEngine
4 3 (3.41%) Apache Solr
4 3 (3.41%) Mule
5 2 (2.27%) Alfresco
5 2 (2.27%) CMS
6 1 (1.14%) nginx
6 1 (1.14%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 5 (5.68%) Magento
2 2 (2.27%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.41%) Heroku
2 1 (1.14%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.55%) Internet
2 3 (3.41%) Intranet
3 2 (2.27%) Extranet
4 1 (1.14%) HTTP
4 1 (1.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (52.27%) MySQL
2 5 (5.68%) MongoDB
3 4 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.27%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.14%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (20.45%) Git (software)
2 16 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 14 (15.91%) PHPUnit
4 11 (12.50%) Subversion
5 9 (10.23%) Behat
6 7 (7.95%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.27%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.14%) Selenium
General
1 4 (4.55%) Retail
1 4 (4.55%) Publishing
2 1 (1.14%) Games
2 1 (1.14%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (47.73%) HTML
2 33 (37.50%) CSS
3 26 (29.55%) Symfony
4 20 (22.73%) jQuery
5 18 (20.45%) Ajax
6 13 (14.77%) CodeIgniter
7 8 (9.09%) LAMP
7 8 (9.09%) CakePHP
8 4 (4.55%) XHTML
9 3 (3.41%) XML
9 3 (3.41%) HTML5
10 2 (2.27%) JSON
10 2 (2.27%) REST
10 2 (2.27%) Memcached
10 2 (2.27%) Ruby on Rails
11 1 (1.14%) ASP.NET
11 1 (1.14%) .NET
11 1 (1.14%) Flash
11 1 (1.14%) Zend Framework
11 1 (1.14%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.77%) Open Source
2 8 (9.09%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.27%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.14%) Web 2.0
4 1 (1.14%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.91%) Linux
2 1 (1.14%) UNIX
2 1 (1.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (21.59%) MVC
2 13 (14.77%) TDD
3 12 (13.64%) Scrum
3 12 (13.64%) UML
4 11 (12.50%) BDD
5 7 (7.95%) Web Development
5 7 (7.95%) Migration
5 7 (7.95%) Automated Testing
6 6 (6.82%) E-Commerce
7 3 (3.41%) Content Management
7 3 (3.41%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (3.41%) Time Management
8 2 (2.27%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (2.27%) Project Planning
8 2 (2.27%) B2B
8 2 (2.27%) B2C
8 2 (2.27%) CRM
8 2 (2.27%) OO
8 2 (2.27%) Document Management
8 2 (2.27%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 88 (100.00%) PHP
2 35 (39.77%) JavaScript
3 9 (10.23%) SQL
4 4 (4.55%) Python
4 4 (4.55%) Java
5 3 (3.41%) PHP5
6 2 (2.27%) Ruby
7 1 (1.14%) C
7 1 (1.14%) Perl
7 1 (1.14%) ActionScript
7 1 (1.14%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (5.68%) Degree
2 1 (1.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.27%) ISO 9001
1 2 (2.27%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.14%) WCAG
2 1 (1.14%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (2.27%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (3.41%) Vagrant
2 2 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 27 (30.68%) Zend
2 3 (3.41%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.14%) Google
3 1 (1.14%) Adobe
3 1 (1.14%) Twitter
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 26 days ago