Period
to 25 July 2017

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 25 July 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 138 136
Rank change year-on-year +9 -2 -1
Contract jobs citing Drupal 19 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.61% 0.16% 0.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.30% 1.06% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 6
East Midlands median daily rate £300 £313 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +15.74% -1.82%
10th Percentile £263 £273 £156
90th Percentile £468 £376 £350
England median daily rate £355 £375 £325
% change year-on-year -5.33% +15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £29.00 £9.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +222.22% -74.29% +45.83%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 442 471 496
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 14.12% 14.63% 14.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 301 298
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £225 £225 £233
90th Percentile £500 £550 £550
England median daily rate £445 £425 £390
% change year-on-year +4.71% +8.97% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 19 25
East Midlands median hourly rate £50.00 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +233.33% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £15.00 £13.00 £12.20
90th Percentile £61.50 £20.50 £26.75
England median hourly rate £19.97 £20.00 £19.23
% change year-on-year -0.15% +4.02% +9.87%

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 25 July 2017.

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 25 July 2017. 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 -2 11 £300 +5.26% 2
Nottinghamshire +7 7 £425 +13.33% 1
Northamptonshire +6 1 £225 -28.00%
Drupal
England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Drupal.

1 11 (57.89%) CSS
1 11 (57.89%) HTML
1 11 (57.89%) PHP
1 11 (57.89%) MySQL
2 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
2 10 (52.63%) Symfony
2 10 (52.63%) CSS3
2 10 (52.63%) HTML5
3 9 (47.37%) Git (software)
3 9 (47.37%) Ajax
3 9 (47.37%) OOP
4 8 (42.11%) CMS
4 8 (42.11%) RESTful
5 7 (36.84%) PHPUnit
5 7 (36.84%) jQuery
5 7 (36.84%) Unit Testing
5 7 (36.84%) MongoDB
5 7 (36.84%) LAMP
5 7 (36.84%) Linux
5 7 (36.84%) Apache
5 7 (36.84%) Oracle
5 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
5 7 (36.84%) Retail
6 6 (31.58%) Content Management
7 5 (26.32%) Oracle Service Cloud
7 5 (26.32%) Umbraco
8 3 (15.79%) Finance
9 2 (10.53%) OpenText
9 2 (10.53%) CRM
9 2 (10.53%) SOA

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 8 (42.11%) CMS
2 7 (36.84%) Apache
3 5 (26.32%) Umbraco
4 2 (10.53%) Alfresco
4 2 (10.53%) Liferay
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (5.26%) Joomla!
5 1 (5.26%) LiveLink
5 1 (5.26%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (5.26%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle Service Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) MySQL
2 7 (36.84%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Git (software)
2 7 (36.84%) PHPUnit
General
1 7 (36.84%) Retail
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) Developer
2 10 (52.63%) Drupal Developer
3 9 (47.37%) PHP Developer
4 7 (36.84%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 3 (15.79%) MySQL Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (15.79%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 3 (15.79%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Senior Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Symfony Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Coach
6 2 (10.53%) Cloud Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Content Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Digital Content Manager
7 1 (5.26%) PHP Laravel Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) CSS
1 11 (57.89%) HTML
2 10 (52.63%) CSS3
2 10 (52.63%) HTML5
2 10 (52.63%) Symfony
3 9 (47.37%) Ajax
4 8 (42.11%) RESTful
5 7 (36.84%) jQuery
5 7 (36.84%) LAMP
6 2 (10.53%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) e-Learning
2 1 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) OOP
2 7 (36.84%) Unit Testing
3 6 (31.58%) Content Management
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (10.53%) Coaching
4 2 (10.53%) CRM
4 2 (10.53%) Document Management
4 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
4 2 (10.53%) Open Source
4 2 (10.53%) Product Management
4 2 (10.53%) SOA
5 1 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) PHP
2 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) IBM
2 2 (10.53%) OpenText
3 1 (5.26%) Google
3 1 (5.26%) Sitecore
3 1 (5.26%) Twitter