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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Drupal
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 47 55 56
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Contract jobs citing Drupal 9 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.40% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.84% 0.91% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Median daily rate £455 - £175
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £309 £313
% change year-on-year
+12.55% -1.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
83 110 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 12.93% 17.38% 19.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 61 65
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £234 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 5
Median hourly rate £21.00 £16.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% +23.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Drupal across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Drupal Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Drupal
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 21 (87.50%) CMS
2 20 (83.33%) Content Management
3 19 (79.17%) Middleware
4 17 (70.83%) CSS
4 17 (70.83%) HTML
5 15 (62.50%) JavaScript
6 14 (58.33%) HTML5
7 13 (54.17%) Front End Development
8 12 (50.00%) Web Development
9 11 (45.83%) Security Cleared
10 3 (12.50%) PHP
11 2 (8.33%) MySQL
11 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
12 1 (4.17%) PHPUnit
12 1 (4.17%) BDD
12 1 (4.17%) MVC
12 1 (4.17%) .NET
12 1 (4.17%) TDD
12 1 (4.17%) Local Government
12 1 (4.17%) Symfony

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 21 (87.50%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (4.17%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 23 (95.83%) Developer
1 23 (95.83%) Drupal Developer
2 12 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 8 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 6 (25.00%) HTML CSS Developer
4 6 (25.00%) HTML Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (79.17%) Middleware
2 17 (70.83%) CSS
2 17 (70.83%) HTML
3 14 (58.33%) HTML5
4 1 (4.17%) .NET
4 1 (4.17%) Symfony
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) Content Management
2 13 (54.17%) Front End Development
3 12 (50.00%) Web Development
4 1 (4.17%) BDD
4 1 (4.17%) MVC
4 1 (4.17%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) Security Cleared