The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Drupal
South West / Bristol
Rank 60 72 59
Rank change year-on-year +12 -13  
Contract jobs citing Drupal 10 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.22% 0.22% 1.08%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.06% 1.72% 6.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 4
Median daily rate £255 £225 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -43.75%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £305 £325
% change year-on-year +6.55% -6.15%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Bristol with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 124 116 145
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 15.07% 12.85% 17.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 88 97
Median daily rate £375 £356 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £440 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Median hourly rate £42.50 £39.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.97% +23.80%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.07
% change year-on-year -2.85% +8.89%  

Drupal
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol 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 Bristol

Drupal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Drupal in Bristol

Drupal
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Drupal in Bristol over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Drupal in Bristol

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Drupal.

1 15 (83.33%) HTML
1 15 (83.33%) PHP
1 15 (83.33%) CSS
2 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 9 (50.00%) MySQL
4 7 (38.89%) jQuery
5 5 (27.78%) Symfony
6 4 (22.22%) Web Development
6 4 (22.22%) HTML5
6 4 (22.22%) CSS3
7 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
7 3 (16.67%) Front End Development
7 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
7 3 (16.67%) CMS
8 2 (11.11%) LAMP
8 2 (11.11%) SOA
8 2 (11.11%) MVC
8 2 (11.11%) Web Services
8 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
8 2 (11.11%) WordPress
8 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
8 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
8 2 (11.11%) Microservices
8 2 (11.11%) Twig
8 2 (11.11%) CRM
8 2 (11.11%) Apache Solr
8 2 (11.11%) Digital Media
8 2 (11.11%) Elasticsearch

Drupal
Top Related 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 3 (16.67%) CMS
2 2 (11.11%) Apache Solr
2 2 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (11.11%) WordPress
3 1 (5.56%) Apache
3 1 (5.56%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) Grunt
2 1 (5.56%) gulp
2 1 (5.56%) Redmine
2 1 (5.56%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Developer
2 11 (61.11%) Drupal Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (16.67%) PHP Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Web Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (11.11%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (5.56%) CMS Developer
6 1 (5.56%) MySQL Developer
6 1 (5.56%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 1 (5.56%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (5.56%) PHP WordPress Developer
6 1 (5.56%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (83.33%) CSS
1 15 (83.33%) HTML
2 7 (38.89%) jQuery
3 5 (27.78%) Symfony
4 4 (22.22%) CSS3
4 4 (22.22%) HTML5
5 2 (11.11%) LAMP
5 2 (11.11%) Twig
5 2 (11.11%) Web Services
6 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.56%) Drush
6 1 (5.56%) React
6 1 (5.56%) RESTful
6 1 (5.56%) Sass
6 1 (5.56%) Silex
6 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Digital Media
2 1 (5.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Web Development
2 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 3 (16.67%) Front End Development
3 2 (11.11%) CRM
3 2 (11.11%) Microservices
3 2 (11.11%) MVC
3 2 (11.11%) SOA
3 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.56%) Issue Tracking
4 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.56%) Migration
4 1 (5.56%) Open Source
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (5.56%) SEO
4 1 (5.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) PHP
2 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) PHP 5
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Google
1 1 (5.56%) Panasonic