Period
to 21 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North of England 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 21 April 2019 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 of England
6 months to
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 283 289 259
Rank change year-on-year +6 -30 +47
Contract jobs citing Drupal 34 38 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North of England 0.29% 0.32% 0.45%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.90% 2.06% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 17 32
North of England median daily rate £325 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69% -
10th Percentile £225 £225 £263
90th Percentile £600 £438 £438
England median daily rate £375 £350 £370
% change year-on-year +7.14% -5.41% +2.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £36.25 £24.05 £98.15
% change year-on-year +50.76% -75.50% +990.50%

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 of England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
North of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1,790 1,841 1,859
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North of England 15.31% 15.61% 16.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,163 1,220 1,170
North of England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -3.23%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £263
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
England median daily rate £475 £455 £425
% change year-on-year +4.40% +7.06% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 80 57
North of England median hourly rate £17.25 £14.88 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.97% -7.03% -25.58%
10th Percentile £12.83 £10.50 £10.40
90th Percentile £31.25 £47.75 £29.05
England median hourly rate £18.76 £19.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -1.26% -7.32% +2.50%

Drupal
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Drupal in the North of England

Drupal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Drupal in the North of England

Drupal
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Drupal in the North of England over the 6 months to 21 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Drupal in the North of England

Drupal
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Drupal in the North of England

Drupal
Contract Job Locations in the North of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 21 April 2019. 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
North West -11 17 £350 - 3
Yorkshire +17 13 £313 - 1
North East -3 4 £365 +31.53% 1
Drupal
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 2019, 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 North of England region with a requirement for Drupal.

1 23 (67.65%) PHP
2 17 (50.00%) HTML
2 17 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (50.00%) CMS
3 16 (47.06%) CSS
4 10 (29.41%) WordPress
5 9 (26.47%) Content Management
5 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (26.47%) Git (software)
5 9 (26.47%) User Experience
6 7 (20.59%) jQuery
7 6 (17.65%) MySQL
8 5 (14.71%) E-Commerce
8 5 (14.71%) Umbraco
8 5 (14.71%) JIRA
9 4 (11.76%) JSON
9 4 (11.76%) Front End Development
10 3 (8.82%) Magento
10 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
10 3 (8.82%) HTML5
10 3 (8.82%) DevOps
10 3 (8.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (8.82%) CSS3
10 3 (8.82%) AngularJS
10 3 (8.82%) Android
10 3 (8.82%) .NET
10 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
10 3 (8.82%) Google
10 3 (8.82%) Games
10 3 (8.82%) Java

Drupal
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 17 (50.00%) CMS
2 10 (29.41%) WordPress
3 5 (14.71%) Umbraco
4 2 (5.88%) Jadu
4 2 (5.88%) Joomla!
4 2 (5.88%) TYPO3
5 1 (2.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.94%) Confluence
5 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (5.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Magento
2 2 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.88%) Boomi
2 2 (5.88%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (5.88%) npm
3 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.94%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (2.94%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) MySQL
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon Aurora
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (26.47%) Git (software)
2 5 (14.71%) JIRA
3 2 (5.88%) Axure RP
3 2 (5.88%) Grunt
3 2 (5.88%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.94%) gulp
4 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (8.82%) Games
2 1 (2.94%) Advertising
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (88.24%) Developer
2 14 (41.18%) PHP Developer
3 8 (23.53%) Drupal Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Angular Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Designer
4 3 (8.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (8.82%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Azure Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Integration Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) UI Designer
5 2 (5.88%) UI Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Agile Scrum Master
6 1 (2.94%) Content Designer
6 1 (2.94%) Digital Transformation
6 1 (2.94%) Java Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Junior
6 1 (2.94%) Junior Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Junior Drupal Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (50.00%) HTML
2 16 (47.06%) CSS
3 7 (20.59%) jQuery
4 4 (11.76%) JSON
5 3 (8.82%) .NET
5 3 (8.82%) AngularJS
5 3 (8.82%) CSS3
5 3 (8.82%) HTML5
5 3 (8.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (5.88%) LAMP
6 2 (5.88%) Laravel
6 2 (5.88%) LESS
6 2 (5.88%) React
6 2 (5.88%) REST
6 2 (5.88%) SOAP
6 2 (5.88%) WSDL
6 2 (5.88%) XML
7 1 (2.94%) Java EE
7 1 (2.94%) Spring
7 1 (2.94%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) User Experience
2 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Android
1 3 (8.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (26.47%) Content Management
2 5 (14.71%) E-Commerce
3 4 (11.76%) Front End Development
4 3 (8.82%) DevOps
4 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
5 2 (5.88%) B2B
5 2 (5.88%) CRM
5 2 (5.88%) Deployment Automation
5 2 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (5.88%) Migration
5 2 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (5.88%) SEO
5 2 (5.88%) Test Automation
5 2 (5.88%) Wireframes
6 1 (2.94%) Design Thinking
6 1 (2.94%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 1 (2.94%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (2.94%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 23 (67.65%) PHP
2 17 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.82%) Java
4 2 (5.88%) C#
5 1 (2.94%) Python
5 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) GDPR
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Google
2 2 (5.88%) Dell
2 2 (5.88%) hybris
2 2 (5.88%) Informatica
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) MuleSoft
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) Adobe
3 1 (2.94%) OpenText
3 1 (2.94%) Sitecore