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 28 June 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
South West / Dorset
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 31 -
Contract jobs citing Drupal 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset - 1.56% -
As % of the Application Platforms category - 7.84% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £213 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £332 £300
% change year-on-year -1.96% +10.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £11.00 £57.00
% change year-on-year +163.63% -80.70%  

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 29 51 27
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 21.97% 19.84% 14.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 57 28
Median daily rate £363 £325 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.53% +13.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £138 £126
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £426 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 2
Median hourly rate £39.50 £30.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.66% +87.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.25 £15.60 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.55 £30.00 £19.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -3.84% +23.80%  

Drupal
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

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