The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 29 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.

Drupal
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 57 60
Contract jobs citing Drupal 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire - 0.15% 0.44%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 1.11% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.38%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £315 £316
% change year-on-year +3.17% -0.39%  
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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 90 90 146
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 15.33% 13.10% 21.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 43 77
Median daily rate £413 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £163 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 6
Median hourly rate £30.00 £13.00 £14.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +130.76% -12.45%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  

Drupal
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Drupal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Drupal in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Drupal.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) Xerox
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Multimedia
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Interactive Media
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management

Drupal
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 1 (50.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (50.00%) Interactive Media
1 1 (50.00%) Multimedia
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Drupal Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) Web Design
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Xerox