The table below looks at the statistics for Drupal skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Drupal over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Drupal
Rank 114 129 121
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -8
Contract jobs citing Drupal 9 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.40% 0.28% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.06% 1.84% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Median daily rate £300 £300 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £290 £313
% change year-on-year
+20.68% -7.20%
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
UK

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

Application Platforms Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
437 490 573
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 19.28% 14.99% 20.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 250 284
Median daily rate £355 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £180 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £455 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 11
Median hourly rate £21.25 £22.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +87.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £40.38 £16.00
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 Scotland

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

Drupal Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Drupal
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Drupal Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Drupal
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Drupal Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Drupal
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Drupal within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +11 8 £300 - 1
Glasgow +6 1 - -
Drupal
UK

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Drupal.

1 10 (62.50%) PHP
2 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) HTML5
3 6 (37.50%) HTML
3 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 6 (37.50%) CSS
4 5 (31.25%) MySQL
4 5 (31.25%) Subversion
4 5 (31.25%) Migration
4 5 (31.25%) Yii
4 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
4 5 (31.25%) CSS3
4 5 (31.25%) AngularJS
4 5 (31.25%) Front End Development
5 4 (25.00%) User Experience
5 4 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (25.00%) Content Management
5 4 (25.00%) TDD
5 4 (25.00%) Oracle
6 3 (18.75%) Web Services
6 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
6 3 (18.75%) SQL
6 3 (18.75%) Scrum
6 3 (18.75%) BDD
6 3 (18.75%) React
6 3 (18.75%) Active Record
7 2 (12.50%) Ember.js
7 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 2 (12.50%) Coaching
7 2 (12.50%) Analytics

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 (12.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (12.50%) ArcGIS
1 2 (12.50%) CMS
1 2 (12.50%) Confluence
1 2 (12.50%) GeoServer
1 2 (12.50%) WordPress
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) GIS
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
1 5 (31.25%) Subversion
2 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (12.50%) JIRA
3 1 (6.25%) Mercurial
3 1 (6.25%) PHPUnit
General
1 2 (12.50%) Local Government
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Drupal Developer
3 5 (31.25%) PHP Developer
4 4 (25.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Applications Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Drupal Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum Master
5 2 (12.50%) Technologist
5 2 (12.50%) Web Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Digital Transformation
6 1 (6.25%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (6.25%) HTML Developer
6 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) CSS
1 6 (37.50%) HTML
1 6 (37.50%) HTML5
2 5 (31.25%) AngularJS
2 5 (31.25%) CSS3
2 5 (31.25%) Yii
3 3 (18.75%) React
3 3 (18.75%) Web Services
4 2 (12.50%) Backbone.js
4 2 (12.50%) Ember.js
4 2 (12.50%) Node.js
4 2 (12.50%) Sass
5 1 (6.25%) Behat
5 1 (6.25%) jQuery
5 1 (6.25%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) User Experience
2 2 (12.50%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (12.50%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Smartphone
3 1 (6.25%) STB
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Android
1 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) Front End Development
2 5 (31.25%) Migration
3 4 (25.00%) Content Management
3 4 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (25.00%) TDD
4 3 (18.75%) Active Record
4 3 (18.75%) BDD
4 3 (18.75%) Scrum
5 2 (12.50%) Analytics
5 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Coaching
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 2 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (12.50%) SDLC
5 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) PHP
2 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
3 3 (18.75%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) PHP 5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Adobe
2 2 (12.50%) ESRI
2 2 (12.50%) OpenText
2 2 (12.50%) Sitecore
3 1 (6.25%) Google
3 1 (6.25%) Omniture