Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 23 October 2018 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 West
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 199 150 205
Rank change year-on-year -49 +55 +36
Contract jobs citing Drupal 23 61 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.39% 1.08% 0.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.62% 6.96% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 37 16
North West median daily rate £250 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.08% -7.14% +17.65%
10th Percentile £191 £258 £247
90th Percentile £600 £375 £475
England median daily rate £388 £350 £369
% change year-on-year +10.71% -5.08% +8.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £34.25
% change year-on-year +12.90% -9.49% +52.22%

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 West with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 878 876 1,175
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 14.79% 15.50% 16.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 536 550 741
North West median daily rate £400 £386 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.56% -3.44% -3.03%
10th Percentile £184 £231 £253
90th Percentile £613 £575 £550
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 37 47
North West median hourly rate £22.83 £24.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.90% +60.00% -10.93%
10th Percentile £12.01 £11.15 £11.64
90th Percentile £132.00 £47.00 £33.26
England median hourly rate £21.38 £20.44 £20.00
% change year-on-year +4.60% +2.18% +5.26%

Drupal
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Drupal in the North West

Drupal
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 in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Drupal in the North West

Drupal
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Drupal in the North West over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Drupal in the North West

Drupal
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Drupal in the North West

Drupal
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 within the North West region over the 6 months to 23 October 2018. 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
Manchester -10 23 £250 -23.08% 21
Drupal
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, 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 West region with a requirement for Drupal.

1 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (47.83%) CMS
3 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
3 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (34.78%) Content Management
4 8 (34.78%) Analytics
5 7 (30.43%) DevOps
5 7 (30.43%) Test Automation
5 7 (30.43%) .NET
6 6 (26.09%) Oracle
6 6 (26.09%) C#
6 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
6 6 (26.09%) PHP
6 6 (26.09%) Dell
6 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (26.09%) Informatica
6 6 (26.09%) SOAP
6 6 (26.09%) XML
6 6 (26.09%) CRM
6 6 (26.09%) WSDL
6 6 (26.09%) Dynamics CRM
6 6 (26.09%) Requirements Analysis
6 6 (26.09%) JSON
6 6 (26.09%) Boomi
6 6 (26.09%) MuleSoft
6 6 (26.09%) REST
6 6 (26.09%) User Experience
6 6 (26.09%) Dynamics 365
6 6 (26.09%) Deployment Automation
7 5 (21.74%) CSS

Drupal
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 11 (47.83%) CMS
2 2 (8.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (8.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (8.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (26.09%) Boomi
2 6 (26.09%) Dynamics 365
3 4 (17.39%) Google Analytics
4 2 (8.70%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) Power BI
2 1 (4.35%) GIS
2 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) JIRA
2 2 (8.70%) Axure RP
2 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.70%) Grunt
2 2 (8.70%) Mercurial
3 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.35%) Katalon Studio
3 1 (4.35%) Selenium
3 1 (4.35%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (8.70%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Drupal Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Azure Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Project Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Web Content Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Web Content Project Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Web Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Web Project Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Business Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Web Content Executive
5 2 (8.70%) Azure Developer
5 2 (8.70%) UI Developer
6 1 (4.35%) DevOps Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Integration Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Drupal Developer
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) .NET
2 6 (26.09%) JSON
2 6 (26.09%) REST
2 6 (26.09%) SOAP
2 6 (26.09%) WSDL
2 6 (26.09%) XML
3 5 (21.74%) CSS
3 5 (21.74%) HTML
4 4 (17.39%) Laravel
4 4 (17.39%) Symfony
5 2 (8.70%) CSS3
5 2 (8.70%) HTML5
5 2 (8.70%) jQuery
5 2 (8.70%) LESS
5 2 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (4.35%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) User Experience
2 4 (17.39%) Blog
3 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (34.78%) Analytics
2 8 (34.78%) Content Management
3 7 (30.43%) DevOps
3 7 (30.43%) Test Automation
4 6 (26.09%) CRM
4 6 (26.09%) Deployment Automation
4 6 (26.09%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (17.39%) Decision-Making
5 4 (17.39%) Kanban
5 4 (17.39%) Web Development
6 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
6 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (13.04%) Business Process Mapping
6 3 (13.04%) Change Management
6 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (13.04%) Use Case
7 2 (8.70%) B2B
7 2 (8.70%) Content Development
7 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) C#
1 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
1 6 (26.09%) PHP
2 3 (13.04%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) Java
4 1 (4.35%) PHP 5
4 1 (4.35%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (17.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) QA
2 3 (13.04%) WCAG
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 6 (26.09%) Dell
2 6 (26.09%) Informatica
2 6 (26.09%) MuleSoft
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle
3 4 (17.39%) Google
4 2 (8.70%) hybris
4 2 (8.70%) Remedy