The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Drupal
South West / Dorset
Rank - - 25
Contract jobs citing Drupal 0 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset - - 3.03%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 17.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £263
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 Dorset with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Dorset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 12 49 39
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 12.77% 21.21% 16.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 26 22
Median daily rate £425 £375 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +22.95%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £140 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £490 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 1
Median hourly rate - £32.50 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +20.37%  
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 Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset 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 Dorset

Drupal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Drupal in Dorset