Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 16 December 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 > North East
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 159 111
Rank change year-on-year +67 -48 -11
Contract jobs citing Drupal 5 7 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.41% 0.27% 0.73%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.85% 1.12% 3.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 16
North East median daily rate £350 £420 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% -20.00% +200.00%
10th Percentile £325 £340 £450
90th Percentile £375 £438 £698
England median daily rate £350 £375 £338
% change year-on-year -6.67% +11.11% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £29.00 £34.25 £23.00
% change year-on-year -15.33% +48.91% +43.75%

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 North East with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 270 625 402
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 22.20% 24.26% 19.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 420 276
North East median daily rate £375 £335 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.94% -21.18% +30.77%
10th Percentile £263 £240 £263
90th Percentile £588 £525 £568
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 39 9
North East median hourly rate £11.75 £27.00 £20.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.48% +33.00% +9.64%
10th Percentile £7.95 £13.87 £9.90
90th Percentile £29.75 £36.00 £26.60
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year - +7.07% +3.78%

Drupal
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Drupal as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Drupal in the North East

Drupal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Drupal in the North East

Drupal
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Drupal within the North East region over the 6 months to 16 December 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
Tyne and Wear +62 5 £350 -6.67%
Drupal
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 North East region with a requirement for Drupal.

1 3 (60.00%) CMS
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Umbraco
2 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (40.00%) WordPress
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) Email Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) GIS
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) Toad
2 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (40.00%) SQLPlus
2 2 (40.00%) CSS3
2 2 (40.00%) Sass

Drupal
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 3 (60.00%) CMS
1 3 (60.00%) Umbraco
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) WordPress
3 1 (20.00%) Kentico
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) MailChimp
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) GIS
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (40.00%) Toad
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (40.00%) Designer
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 2 (40.00%) Front End Web Designer
1 2 (40.00%) Web Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Contracts Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Software Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) CSS3
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) HTML5
1 2 (40.00%) jQuery
1 2 (40.00%) LESS
1 2 (40.00%) Sass
1 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Analytics
1 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (40.00%) Email Marketing
1 2 (40.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
1 2 (40.00%) Open Source
1 2 (40.00%) Open Source Development
1 2 (40.00%) Prototyping
1 2 (40.00%) Service Management
1 2 (40.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (20.00%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle