The first table below looks at the demand for Drupal skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Drupal over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the West Yorkshire region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Drupal
Rank 95 83 91
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Contract jobs citing Drupal 1 15 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.059% 0.97% 1.07%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.36% 4.79% 5.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 14
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£350 £125 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+180.00% -61.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £270 £275
% change year-on-year
+20.37% -1.81%
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%
Application Platforms Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
274 313 352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 16.04% 20.32% 18.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 151 191
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £125 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £380 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 16
Average hourly rate £21.75 £20.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% +8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.14 £10.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £43.20 £40.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -2.50%
Drupal
Yorkshire

Drupal
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Drupal Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Drupal
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Drupal Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Drupal
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Drupal Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Drupal
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Leeds -8 1 £350 +180.00% 1
Drupal
Yorkshire

Drupal
Top 25 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 21 (100.00%) PHP
2 20 (95.24%) Symfony
3 18 (85.71%) Zend
3 18 (85.71%) CodeIgniter
3 18 (85.71%) MVC
4 13 (61.90%) MySQL
5 11 (52.38%) Jenkins
6 3 (14.29%) CSS
6 3 (14.29%) HTML
6 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 2 (9.52%) CMS
8 1 (4.76%) Games
8 1 (4.76%) Web Design
8 1 (4.76%) Finance
8 1 (4.76%) Web Development
8 1 (4.76%) Magento
8 1 (4.76%) HTML5
8 1 (4.76%) CSS3
8 1 (4.76%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 1 (4.76%) Appcelerator
8 1 (4.76%) Twitter
8 1 (4.76%) jQuery
8 1 (4.76%) Android
8 1 (4.76%) iPhone
8 1 (4.76%) Mac OS

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 2 (9.52%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (61.90%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (52.38%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.76%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 1 (4.76%) Games
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) Developer
2 20 (95.24%) PHP Developer
3 18 (85.71%) Web Developer
4 17 (80.95%) PHP Web Developer
5 10 (47.62%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 9 (42.86%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 7 (33.33%) PHP Zend Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Junior Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Junior Web Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Junior
8 1 (4.76%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (95.24%) Symfony
2 18 (85.71%) CodeIgniter
3 3 (14.29%) CSS
3 3 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (4.76%) HTML5
4 1 (4.76%) CSS3
4 1 (4.76%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Android
1 1 (4.76%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) MVC
2 1 (4.76%) Web Design
2 1 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) PHP
2 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 18 (85.71%) Zend
2 1 (4.76%) Appcelerator
2 1 (4.76%) Twitter