The table below looks at the statistics for Drupal skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Drupal over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Drupal
Rank 81 90 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing Drupal 8 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.68% 0.12% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.09% 0.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £290 £325
% change year-on-year
+20.68% -10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.25 £21.50 £12.30
% change year-on-year
+59.30% +74.79%
Drupal
Scotland

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

Application Platforms Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
259 235 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 21.99% 14.11% 21.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 119 152
Median daily rate £355 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £489 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £12.00 £36.40 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.03% +203.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

Drupal
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Drupal Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Drupal
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Drupal Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Drupal
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Drupal Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Drupal.

1 8 (61.54%) PHP
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) MySQL
3 5 (38.46%) Migration
3 5 (38.46%) Subversion
3 5 (38.46%) Yii
3 5 (38.46%) AngularJS
4 4 (30.77%) HTML5
4 4 (30.77%) CSS3
4 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
4 4 (30.77%) Content Management
4 4 (30.77%) Oracle
4 4 (30.77%) CSS
4 4 (30.77%) HTML
4 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 4 (30.77%) Systems Analysis
4 4 (30.77%) Front End Development
5 3 (23.08%) User Experience
5 3 (23.08%) React
5 3 (23.08%) Scrum
5 3 (23.08%) TDD
5 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
5 3 (23.08%) SQL
5 3 (23.08%) Web Services
5 3 (23.08%) Active Record
6 2 (15.38%) Ember.js
6 2 (15.38%) Node.js
6 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
6 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
6 2 (15.38%) Coaching

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (15.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (15.38%) ArcGIS
1 2 (15.38%) CMS
1 2 (15.38%) Confluence
1 2 (15.38%) GeoServer
1 2 (15.38%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) MySQL
2 2 (15.38%) GIS
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Subversion
2 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
3 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
3 2 (15.38%) JIRA
4 1 (7.69%) Mercurial
General
1 2 (15.38%) Local Government
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Drupal Developer
3 4 (30.77%) PHP Developer
4 3 (23.08%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Applications Consultant
5 2 (15.38%) Consultant
5 2 (15.38%) Drupal Consultant
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum Master
5 2 (15.38%) Technologist
5 2 (15.38%) Web Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) Digital Transformation
6 1 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) AngularJS
1 5 (38.46%) Yii
2 4 (30.77%) CSS
2 4 (30.77%) CSS3
2 4 (30.77%) HTML
2 4 (30.77%) HTML5
3 3 (23.08%) React
3 3 (23.08%) Web Services
4 2 (15.38%) Backbone.js
4 2 (15.38%) Ember.js
4 2 (15.38%) Node.js
5 1 (7.69%) jQuery
5 1 (7.69%) LESS
5 1 (7.69%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) User Experience
2 2 (15.38%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (15.38%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Smartphone
3 1 (7.69%) STB
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Android
1 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Migration
3 4 (30.77%) Content Management
3 4 (30.77%) Front End Development
3 4 (30.77%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) Active Record
4 3 (23.08%) Scrum
4 3 (23.08%) TDD
5 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
5 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
5 2 (15.38%) BDD
5 2 (15.38%) Coaching
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
5 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
5 2 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) PHP
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) PHP 5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Adobe
2 2 (15.38%) ESRI
2 2 (15.38%) OpenText
2 2 (15.38%) Sitecore
3 1 (7.69%) Google
3 1 (7.69%) Omniture