The table below looks at the statistics for Drupal skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Drupal over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Drupal
Rank 49 58 52
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Contract jobs citing Drupal 18 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.56% 0.30% 0.77%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.24% 2.22% 4.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 4
Median daily rate £455 £300 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.66% +33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £40.50 £26.88
% change year-on-year
-53.70% +50.69%
Drupal
West Midlands

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

Application Platforms Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
136 90 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 19.32% 13.66% 18.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 66 79
Median daily rate £430 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £191 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 7
Median hourly rate £16.50 £18.21 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.40% +40.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £17.50 £19.38
% change year-on-year
+22.65% -9.70%

Drupal
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Drupal as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Drupal Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Drupal
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Drupal Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Drupal
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Drupal also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Drupal.

1 18 (100.00%) CMS
1 18 (100.00%) Content Management
2 17 (94.44%) Middleware
3 14 (77.78%) HTML5
3 14 (77.78%) HTML
3 14 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 14 (77.78%) CSS
4 13 (72.22%) Front End Development
5 12 (66.67%) Web Development
6 11 (61.11%) Security Cleared

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (100.00%) CMS
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Developer
1 17 (94.44%) Drupal Developer
2 11 (61.11%) JavaScript Developer
3 8 (44.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (27.78%) HTML CSS Developer
4 5 (27.78%) HTML Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) Middleware
2 14 (77.78%) CSS
2 14 (77.78%) HTML
2 14 (77.78%) HTML5
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Content Management
2 13 (72.22%) Front End Development
3 12 (66.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) Security Cleared