The median contractor rate for a Drupal Developer was £263 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
South West / Bristol
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 63 68
Rank change year-on-year -7 +5  
Contract jobs requiring a Drupal Developer 1 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.12% 0.71% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.73% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 4
Median daily rate £263 £200 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.25% -46.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year -0.07% +8.41%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 816 826 884
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 95.77% 97.29% 95.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 554 589 654
Median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £240 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 32 37
Median hourly rate £31.00 £14.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +121.42% -20.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £10.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £42.00 £37.74
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Drupal Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol that featured Drupal Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Drupal Developer in Bristol

Drupal Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Drupal Developer in Bristol

Drupal Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Drupal Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region featuring Drupal Developer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Drupal
2 9 (90.00%) HTML
2 9 (90.00%) CSS
3 8 (80.00%) PHP
4 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (50.00%) jQuery
5 3 (30.00%) MySQL
6 2 (20.00%) MVC
6 2 (20.00%) CMS
6 2 (20.00%) LAMP
6 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (20.00%) Grunt
6 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
6 2 (20.00%) gulp
6 2 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (20.00%) Symfony
7 1 (10.00%) Vagrant
7 1 (10.00%) Issue Tracking
7 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
7 1 (10.00%) Performance Optimisation
7 1 (10.00%) Silex
7 1 (10.00%) Panasonic
7 1 (10.00%) RESTful
7 1 (10.00%) Apache Solr
7 1 (10.00%) HTML5
7 1 (10.00%) iPad
7 1 (10.00%) Varnish
7 1 (10.00%) CSS3
7 1 (10.00%) Digital Media

Drupal Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 10 (100.00%) Drupal
2 2 (20.00%) CMS
2 2 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (10.00%) Apache
3 1 (10.00%) Apache Solr
3 1 (10.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) Grunt
1 2 (20.00%) gulp
2 1 (10.00%) Redmine
2 1 (10.00%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) CSS
1 9 (90.00%) HTML
2 5 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (20.00%) LAMP
3 2 (20.00%) Symfony
4 1 (10.00%) CSS3
4 1 (10.00%) HTML5
4 1 (10.00%) RESTful
4 1 (10.00%) Sass
4 1 (10.00%) Silex
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Digital Media
1 1 (10.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (20.00%) MVC
1 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (10.00%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 1 (10.00%) Time Management
2 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) PHP
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Panasonic