Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 141 152
Rank change year-on-year +10 +11 -18
Contract jobs citing Drupal 12 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.44% 0.42% 0.031%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.96% 3.29% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 0
East Midlands median daily rate £480 £308 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +56.10% - -
England median daily rate £388 £350 £369
% change year-on-year +10.71% -5.08% +8.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £34.25
% change year-on-year +12.90% -9.49% +52.22%

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 406 395 503
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 14.79% 12.66% 15.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 251 335
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £340 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -17.58% +13.79%
10th Percentile £287 £218 £268
90th Percentile £538 £525 £578
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 16
East Midlands median hourly rate £12.50 £40.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -68.75% +135.29% +23.64%
10th Percentile £10.63 £11.42 £11.95
90th Percentile £16.75 £52.50 £22.13
England median hourly rate £21.38 £20.44 £20.00
% change year-on-year +4.60% +2.18% +5.26%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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
Nottinghamshire +13 8 £503 +5.83%
Leicestershire +3 3 £330 +7.32% 1
Northamptonshire -11 1 £325 +44.44% 1
Drupal
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 11 (91.67%) PHP
2 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (75.00%) E-Commerce
3 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (66.67%) LAMP
4 8 (66.67%) Symfony
4 8 (66.67%) Magento
5 7 (58.33%) Zend
5 7 (58.33%) Content Management
5 7 (58.33%) OO
5 7 (58.33%) AngularJS
5 7 (58.33%) React
6 6 (50.00%) DevOps
6 6 (50.00%) Laravel
6 6 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (50.00%) Configuration Management
6 6 (50.00%) Web Development
6 6 (50.00%) Release Management
7 2 (16.67%) CSS3
7 2 (16.67%) jQuery
7 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
7 2 (16.67%) HTML5
7 2 (16.67%) CSS
7 2 (16.67%) HTML
8 1 (8.33%) Java
8 1 (8.33%) MySQL
8 1 (8.33%) Photoshop
8 1 (8.33%) Linux
8 1 (8.33%) OOP
8 1 (8.33%) Apache

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 1 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) CMS
1 1 (8.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (8.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) Axure RP
2 1 (8.33%) Grunt
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) Mercurial
2 1 (8.33%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (83.33%) Drupal Developer
3 4 (33.33%) PHP Developer
4 3 (25.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 1 (8.33%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) LAMP
1 8 (66.67%) Symfony
2 7 (58.33%) AngularJS
2 7 (58.33%) React
3 6 (50.00%) Laravel
4 2 (16.67%) CSS
4 2 (16.67%) CSS3
4 2 (16.67%) HTML
4 2 (16.67%) HTML5
4 2 (16.67%) jQuery
5 1 (8.33%) Ajax
5 1 (8.33%) LESS
5 1 (8.33%) RESTful
5 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) E-Commerce
3 7 (58.33%) Content Management
3 7 (58.33%) OO
4 6 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 6 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (50.00%) DevOps
4 6 (50.00%) Release Management
4 6 (50.00%) Web Development
5 1 (8.33%) B2B
5 1 (8.33%) OOP
5 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) PHP
2 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) Java
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Zend
2 1 (8.33%) hybris