The table below looks at the statistics for Drupal skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Drupal over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Drupal
Rank 123 93 102
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +9
Contract jobs citing Drupal 5 17 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.19% 0.80% 0.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.08% 4.62% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 3
Average daily rate
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£440 £270 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.96% +17.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £238 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £300 £246
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £275 £250
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.30 £22.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-45.33% +36.36%
Drupal
England

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

Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
464 368 405
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.92% 17.35% 17.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 209 215
Average daily rate £350 £318 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.23% -9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £223 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 22 19
Average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.56 £12.00 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £24.15 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

Drupal
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Drupal Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Drupal
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Drupal Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Drupal
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Drupal across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Drupal Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Drupal
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Drupal across the West Midlands region.

Drupal Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Drupal
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Drupal within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Coventry - 2 £426 - 1
Birmingham -9 1 £300 +11.11% 1
Solihull - - - - 1
Staffordshire - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
Drupal
England

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 15 (65.22%) Alfresco
2 13 (56.52%) Waterfall
3 9 (39.13%) Finance
3 9 (39.13%) CRM
3 9 (39.13%) ERP
4 8 (34.78%) PHP
4 8 (34.78%) Project Management
5 7 (30.43%) PRINCE2
5 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
6 6 (26.09%) CSS
6 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
6 6 (26.09%) Dynamics CRM
7 5 (21.74%) HTML
8 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
9 3 (13.04%) CMS
9 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
9 3 (13.04%) Test Scripting
10 2 (8.70%) Magento
10 2 (8.70%) jQuery
10 2 (8.70%) Moodle
10 2 (8.70%) Open Source
10 2 (8.70%) WordPress
10 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (4.35%) Programme Management
11 1 (4.35%) TOGAF
11 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
11 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
11 1 (4.35%) .NET
11 1 (4.35%) MySQL

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 15 (65.22%) Alfresco
2 3 (13.04%) CMS
3 2 (8.70%) WordPress
3 2 (8.70%) Moodle
4 1 (4.35%) Node.js
4 1 (4.35%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (8.70%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) MySQL
General
1 9 (39.13%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Project Manager
2 8 (34.78%) Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Drupal Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Agile Project Manager
5 3 (13.04%) Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Business Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) IT Project Manager
7 1 (4.35%) PHP Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Digital Project Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Web Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) CSS
2 5 (21.74%) HTML
3 2 (8.70%) jQuery
4 1 (4.35%) HTML5
4 1 (4.35%) CSS3
4 1 (4.35%) Sass
4 1 (4.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Open Source
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Waterfall
2 9 (39.13%) CRM
2 9 (39.13%) ERP
3 8 (34.78%) Project Management
4 7 (30.43%) PRINCE2
5 3 (13.04%) Test Scripting
5 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.35%) Programme Management
7 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.35%) SOA
7 1 (4.35%) Six Sigma
7 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.35%) Web Development
7 1 (4.35%) Lean Six Sigma
7 1 (4.35%) TOGAF
7 1 (4.35%) Data Mapping
7 1 (4.35%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) PHP
2 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Six Sigma Black Belt
1 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
1 1 (4.35%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.35%) Marketo
2 1 (4.35%) HubSpot
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