The table below looks at the statistics for Drupal skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Drupal over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Drupal
North West / Manchester
Rank 90 105 84
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -21
Contract jobs citing Drupal 5 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.37% 0.11% 0.71%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.35% 0.65% 4.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Median daily rate £406 £333 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.18% +3.90%
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £303 £300
% change year-on-year
+14.87% +0.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.29 - -

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

Application Platforms Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
213 307 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.64% 16.47% 16.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 152 133
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £195 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 24 17
Median hourly rate - £29.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +52.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

Drupal
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Drupal Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Drupal
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Drupal Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Drupal
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Drupal Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Drupal.

1 12 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (56.25%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (56.25%) Jenkins
3 8 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (50.00%) Ansible
3 8 (50.00%) Docker
3 8 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 8 (50.00%) BDD
3 8 (50.00%) Puppet
3 8 (50.00%) Splunk
3 8 (50.00%) JMeter
4 7 (43.75%) PHP
4 7 (43.75%) Configuration Management
4 7 (43.75%) Unit Testing
4 7 (43.75%) Google
4 7 (43.75%) Google Analytics
4 7 (43.75%) logstash
4 7 (43.75%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (43.75%) GitHub
4 7 (43.75%) Bitbucket
4 7 (43.75%) ELK Stack
4 7 (43.75%) Kibana
4 7 (43.75%) Analytics
5 5 (31.25%) MySQL
5 5 (31.25%) Test Automation
5 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (25.00%) HTML
6 4 (25.00%) CSS
6 4 (25.00%) Service Management
7 3 (18.75%) DevOps

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 7 (43.75%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (12.50%) WordPress
3 1 (6.25%) CMS
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (6.25%) SilverStripe
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Magento
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 7 (43.75%) GitHub
1 7 (43.75%) Google Analytics
2 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (6.25%) IaaS
3 1 (6.25%) PaaS
3 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Broadband
1 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (56.25%) Jenkins
3 8 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 8 (50.00%) JMeter
4 7 (43.75%) Bitbucket
5 2 (12.50%) GitLab
6 1 (6.25%) Selenium
6 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) Drupal Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) DevOps Specialist
3 3 (18.75%) Drupal Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Project Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Web Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Drupal Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Digital Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Integration Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Integration Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Integration Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Developer
5 1 (6.25%) PHP Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) ELK Stack
2 4 (25.00%) CSS
2 4 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (6.25%) Ajax
4 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
4 1 (6.25%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (6.25%) CSS3
4 1 (6.25%) HTML5
4 1 (6.25%) Laravel
4 1 (6.25%) Symfony
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (50.00%) BDD
3 7 (43.75%) Analytics
3 7 (43.75%) Configuration Management
3 7 (43.75%) Unit Testing
4 5 (31.25%) Test Automation
5 4 (25.00%) Service Management
6 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (18.75%) DevOps
6 3 (18.75%) Security Hardening
6 3 (18.75%) Web Development
7 2 (12.50%) Scrum
7 2 (12.50%) SDLC
8 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
8 1 (6.25%) MVC
8 1 (6.25%) OO
8 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
8 1 (6.25%) Release Management
8 1 (6.25%) Secure Coding
8 1 (6.25%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) PHP
2 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) Ansible
1 8 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (50.00%) Puppet
2 7 (43.75%) Kibana
2 7 (43.75%) logstash
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Splunk
2 7 (43.75%) Google
3 2 (12.50%) Zend
4 1 (6.25%) ATG
4 1 (6.25%) hybris
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle