The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank - 85 77
Contract jobs citing Drupal 0 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh - 0.26% 0.29%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 1.25% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £315 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.54%  
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 Edinburgh with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 120 321 216
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 13.50% 21.19% 15.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 182 117
Median daily rate £375 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 - -
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 Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Drupal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Drupal in Edinburgh

Drupal
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Drupal in Edinburgh.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Drupal in Edinburgh

Drupal
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Drupal.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) Content Management
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Umbraco
1 2 (100.00%) EPiServer
1 2 (100.00%) WordPress
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (100.00%) Sass
1 2 (100.00%) LESS
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (100.00%) Grunt
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) EPiServer
1 2 (100.00%) Umbraco
1 2 (100.00%) WordPress
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Grunt
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (100.00%) LESS
1 2 (100.00%) Sass
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Content Management
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript