The table below looks at the statistics for Drupal skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Drupal over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Drupal
Rank - 75 61
Contract jobs citing Drupal 0 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - 0.13% 0.81%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.55% 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Average daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.00 £46.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-80.43% +22.66%
Drupal
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Application Platforms Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
106 181 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 16.49% 23.15% 20.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 100 102
Average daily rate £350 £423 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.15% +16.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £301 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 3
Average hourly rate £19.63 £19.23 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.05% -23.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +15.34%

Drupal
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Drupal across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Drupal Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Drupal
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Drupal across the Wales region.

Drupal Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Drupal
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing Drupal also 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 that cited Drupal.

1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) WCAG
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing Drupal also 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 that cited Drupal. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Drupal Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Web Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) WCAG