The median contractor rate for a Drupal Developer was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
England / North West
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 153 152
Rank change year-on-year +50 -1  
Contract jobs requiring a Drupal Developer 36 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.22% 0.16% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 0.17% 0.029%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 4 0
Median daily rate £325 £319 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.88% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year -0.07% +8.41%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the North West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
North West
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2763 3599 3449
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 93.82% 94.81% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1629 2233 1998
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 135 194
Median hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.68% -9.37%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £43.43
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Drupal Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West that featured Drupal Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Drupal Developer in the North West

Drupal Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Drupal Developer in the North West

Drupal Developer
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Drupal Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Merseyside - 24 £325 - 4
Manchester +20 8 £350 +7.52% 1
Drupal Developer
England

Drupal Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Drupal Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region featuring Drupal Developer in the job title.

1 53 (100.00%) Drupal
2 39 (73.58%) PHP
3 38 (71.70%) HTML
4 28 (52.83%) CSS
5 24 (45.28%) JavaScript
6 20 (37.74%) MySQL
7 18 (33.96%) Git (software)
8 16 (30.19%) HTML5
9 15 (28.30%) jQuery
10 11 (20.75%) WordPress
10 11 (20.75%) Laravel
11 10 (18.87%) Front End Development
12 9 (16.98%) Sass
12 9 (16.98%) Symfony
13 8 (15.09%) CMS
13 8 (15.09%) Performance Optimisation
14 6 (11.32%) TDD
14 6 (11.32%) Web Development
14 6 (11.32%) SDLC
14 6 (11.32%) Grunt
14 6 (11.32%) Jenkins
15 5 (9.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 5 (9.43%) Apache Solr
15 5 (9.43%) Umbraco
15 5 (9.43%) MVC
16 4 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
16 4 (7.55%) AngularJS
16 4 (7.55%) Magento
17 3 (5.66%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
17 3 (5.66%) OOD

Drupal Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 53 (100.00%) Drupal
2 11 (20.75%) WordPress
3 8 (15.09%) CMS
4 5 (9.43%) Apache Solr
4 5 (9.43%) Umbraco
5 2 (3.77%) Apache
5 2 (3.77%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (37.74%) MySQL
2 1 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (33.96%) Git (software)
2 6 (11.32%) Grunt
2 6 (11.32%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.89%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.89%) gulp
3 1 (1.89%) PhpStorm
General
1 2 (3.77%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (71.70%) HTML
2 28 (52.83%) CSS
3 16 (30.19%) HTML5
4 15 (28.30%) jQuery
5 11 (20.75%) Laravel
6 9 (16.98%) Sass
6 9 (16.98%) Symfony
7 5 (9.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (7.55%) AngularJS
9 2 (3.77%) CodeIgniter
9 2 (3.77%) CSS3
9 2 (3.77%) LAMP
9 2 (3.77%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.77%) Algorithms
1 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (3.77%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.89%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.87%) Front End Development
2 8 (15.09%) Performance Optimisation
3 6 (11.32%) SDLC
3 6 (11.32%) TDD
3 6 (11.32%) Web Development
4 5 (9.43%) MVC
5 4 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.66%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
6 3 (5.66%) OO
6 3 (5.66%) OOD
7 2 (3.77%) Creative Marketing
8 1 (1.89%) Data Protection
8 1 (1.89%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.89%) Open Source
8 1 (1.89%) Project Management
8 1 (1.89%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 39 (73.58%) PHP
2 24 (45.28%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Plesk
Vendors
1 2 (3.77%) Sitecore
1 2 (3.77%) Zend
Liverpool, Merseyside
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago