The table below looks at the statistics for Drupal skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Drupal over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Drupal
Rank 141 122 122
Rank change year-on-year
-19 0
Contract jobs citing Drupal 3 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.094% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.53% 0.71% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Median daily rate £350 £306 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -31.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £21.50 -
% change year-on-year
+67.44% -
Drupal
England

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

Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
565 420 455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.61% 16.61% 17.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 241 220
Median daily rate £400 £363 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £237 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £550 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 22 28
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -18.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.84 £11.98 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.80 £33.55 £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+23.59% +27.14%

Drupal
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Drupal Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Drupal
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Drupal Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Drupal
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Drupal Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Drupal
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Drupal within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
Warwickshire +1 2 - - 1
Drupal
England

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Drupal.

1 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Discoverer
1 2 (66.67%) SQLPlus
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Workflow
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) BPEL
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Joomla!
2 1 (33.33%) Symfony
2 1 (33.33%) PHP 5
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) WordPress
2 1 (33.33%) Plesk
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) Laravel
2 1 (33.33%) PHP 7
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (66.67%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Joomla!
2 1 (33.33%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Discoverer
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (66.67%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Forms Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Report Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) CSS3
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) LAMP
1 1 (33.33%) Laravel
1 1 (33.33%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) BPEL
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) PHP 5
2 1 (33.33%) PHP 7
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Plesk
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle