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 24 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
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 89 84
Rank change year-on-year +19 -5  
Contract jobs citing Drupal 10 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.84% 0.67% 0.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.68% 3.31% 2.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 5
Median daily rate £456 £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.38% +18.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £257 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £365 £296
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £300
% change year-on-year -7.14% +16.66%  
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 Edinburgh with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 176 272 241
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 14.77% 20.19% 16.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 148 117
Median daily rate £400 £400 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.91%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £15.86 £12.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.16% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +19.04%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Drupal in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Drupal in Edinburgh

Drupal
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Drupal in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) PHP
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (30.00%) SOAP
3 3 (30.00%) XML
3 3 (30.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (20.00%) .NET
4 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (20.00%) Node.js
4 2 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) React
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 2 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) MVC
4 2 (20.00%) Web Design
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (20.00%) Refactoring
4 2 (20.00%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (10.00%) Release Management
5 1 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (10.00%) Web Development

Drupal
Co-occurring 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Drupal Developer
3 2 (20.00%) PHP CodeIgniter Developer
3 2 (20.00%) PHP Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Drupal Themer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Drupal Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Drupal Themer
4 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) SOAP
1 3 (30.00%) XML
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (20.00%) CodeIgniter
2 2 (20.00%) CSS
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) Node.js
2 2 (20.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) MVC
2 2 (20.00%) Refactoring
2 2 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (20.00%) Web Design
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) Release Management
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) Disclosure Scotland