Period
to 24 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 24 January 2018 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 140 149 133
Rank change year-on-year +9 -16 -17
Contract jobs citing Drupal 5 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.17% 0.032% 0.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.44% 0.23% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 4
East Midlands median daily rate £340 £350 £294
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +19.15% +22.40%
10th Percentile £275 £325 £228
90th Percentile £444 £375 £332
England median daily rate £350 £368 £350
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £24.09 £26.90 £36.00
% change year-on-year -10.43% -25.29% +125.00%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 348 433 479
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 11.62% 13.66% 15.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 274 282
East Midlands median daily rate £348 £400 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.13% +9.22% +4.64%
10th Percentile £213 £225 £213
90th Percentile £538 £565 £475
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 31
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £18.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +24.14% -14.71%
10th Percentile £10.47 £11.00 £11.75
90th Percentile £42.20 £37.50 £22.50
England median hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -2.50% - +11.11%

Drupal
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Drupal as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Drupal in the East Midlands

Drupal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Drupal in the East Midlands

Drupal
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Drupal in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Drupal in the East Midlands

Drupal
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Drupal within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire - 4 £320 - 3
Nottinghamshire +4 1 £500 +42.86% 1
Drupal
England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Drupal also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Drupal.

1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) LAMP
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Apache
2 4 (80.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (20.00%) PaaS
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) CSS3
4 1 (20.00%) Change Control
4 1 (20.00%) GitHub
4 1 (20.00%) Bitbucket
4 1 (20.00%) MariaDB
4 1 (20.00%) IaaS
4 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (20.00%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (20.00%) Docker
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Microservices
4 1 (20.00%) Kubernetes
4 1 (20.00%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (20.00%) Identity Access Management

Drupal
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 4 (80.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Foundry
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) GitHub
1 1 (20.00%) IaaS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) MariaDB
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Drupal Developer
2 2 (40.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (40.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) LAMP
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (20.00%) Microservices
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle