The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Drupal skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Drupal over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Drupal
South East / Berkshire
Rank 96 117 123
Rank change year-on-year +21 +6  
Contract jobs citing Drupal 4 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.22% 0.20% 0.45%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.47% 1.16% 2.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 9
Median daily rate £438 £225 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +94.44% -35.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £225 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £305 £325
% change year-on-year +6.55% -6.15%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £9.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £9.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year - -74.28%  

Drupal is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 272 431 466
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 14.86% 17.62% 16.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 262 255
Median daily rate £450 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £255 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 10
Median hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.28% -31.70%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

Drupal
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Drupal as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Drupal in Berkshire

Drupal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Drupal in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Drupal in Berkshire

Drupal
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Drupal in Berkshire

Drupal
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Drupal within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. 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 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
Slough - 1 £425 -
Drupal
South East

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Drupal.

1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Python
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) CMS
1 3 (60.00%) JSON
1 3 (60.00%) WordPress
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (60.00%) YAML
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (60.00%) Ansible
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Business Process Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
2 1 (20.00%) Pardot
2 1 (20.00%) Eloqua
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 3 (60.00%) CMS
1 3 (60.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Drupal Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Salesforce Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Salesforce Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) JSON
1 3 (60.00%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Business Process Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) OOP
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (60.00%) Python
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Ansible
1 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Google
1 1 (20.00%) Pardot
1 1 (20.00%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
1 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com