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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Drupal
Rank 65 69 63
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Contract jobs citing Drupal 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.13% 0.25% 0.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.79% 1.72% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £288 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -17.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.00 £46.00 -
% change year-on-year
-80.43% -
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
127 116 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.08% 14.25% 14.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 71 51
Median daily rate £375 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £255 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £500 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.41% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 10
Median hourly rate £9.00 £15.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.20 £20.34 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +19.66%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Joomla!
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (50.00%) WordPress
2 1 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (50.00%) Magento
2 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) C

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 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Joomla!
1 1 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Umbraco
1 1 (50.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Drupal Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Graduate
2 1 (50.00%) Graduate Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Graduate IT Support
2 1 (50.00%) IT Graduate
2 1 (50.00%) IT Support
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Sitecore
1 1 (50.00%) VMware