Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Drupal skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Drupal over the 6 months to 21 November 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.

Drupal
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 93 83
Rank change year-on-year +4 -10 0
Contract jobs citing Drupal 10 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.63% 0.86% 0.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.08% 4.01% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
Birmingham median daily rate £310 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.50% +33.33% +33.33%
10th Percentile £200 £375 £275
90th Percentile £338 £425 £325
West Midlands median daily rate £325 £388 £300
% change year-on-year -16.13% +29.17% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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

All Application Platform Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 245 324 219
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 15.48% 21.40% 16.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 190 132
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £425 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +22.30% -0.71%
10th Percentile £220 £225 £213
90th Percentile £500 £563 £475
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 9
Birmingham median hourly rate £14.22 £13.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.35% -16.13% +12.73%
10th Percentile £11.93 £10.53 £10.96
90th Percentile £25.03 £40.00 £19.55
West Midlands median hourly rate £20.00 £15.46 £17.50
% change year-on-year +29.35% -11.64% -

Drupal
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Drupal as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Drupal in Birmingham

Drupal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Drupal in Birmingham

Drupal
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Drupal in Birmingham over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Drupal in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Drupal.

1 9 (90.00%) HTML
1 9 (90.00%) PHP
1 9 (90.00%) CSS
2 5 (50.00%) Web Development
2 5 (50.00%) jQuery
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (40.00%) MySQL
4 3 (30.00%) MVC
4 3 (30.00%) HTML5
4 3 (30.00%) CSS3
4 3 (30.00%) Apache Solr
4 3 (30.00%) Front End Development
5 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (20.00%) WordPress
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) CMS
6 1 (10.00%) Objective-C
6 1 (10.00%) Web Design
6 1 (10.00%) Validation
6 1 (10.00%) Migration
6 1 (10.00%) Java
6 1 (10.00%) SOAP
6 1 (10.00%) XML
6 1 (10.00%) Python
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (10.00%) SAML
6 1 (10.00%) Android

Drupal
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (30.00%) Apache Solr
2 2 (20.00%) CMS
2 2 (20.00%) WordPress
3 1 (10.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) GitHub
1 1 (10.00%) MailChimp
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (80.00%) Drupal Developer
3 4 (40.00%) PHP Developer
3 4 (40.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Web Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Digital Developer
4 3 (30.00%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (10.00%) Designer
6 1 (10.00%) Front End Web Designer
6 1 (10.00%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) CSS
1 9 (90.00%) HTML
2 5 (50.00%) jQuery
2 5 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (30.00%) CSS3
3 3 (30.00%) HTML5
4 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (10.00%) LESS
5 1 (10.00%) React
5 1 (10.00%) SAML
5 1 (10.00%) Sass
5 1 (10.00%) SOAP
5 1 (10.00%) Vue (Vue.js)
5 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Web Development
2 3 (30.00%) Front End Development
2 3 (30.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Android Development
3 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Data Validation
3 1 (10.00%) Email Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Prototyping
3 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (10.00%) Validation
3 1 (10.00%) Web Design
3 1 (10.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) PHP
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) Apple Swift
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (10.00%) Python
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft