The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 27 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Drupal
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank - - 38
Contract jobs citing Drupal 0 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford - - 1.88%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 6.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £290
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £309 £319
% change year-on-year +5.26% -3.13%  
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 Oxford with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 56 57 104
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 19.51% 24.05% 27.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 45 69
Median daily rate £500 £299 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +67.50% -30.98%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £200 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £483 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 12
Median hourly rate - £14.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -12.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -5.55% +9.09%  

Drupal
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford 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 Oxford

Drupal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Drupal in Oxford

Drupal
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Drupal in Oxford

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Drupal.

1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) MySQL
3 8 (66.67%) PHP
4 7 (58.33%) Symfony
5 6 (50.00%) Release Management
5 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 6 (50.00%) XPath
5 6 (50.00%) Degree
5 6 (50.00%) SilverStripe
5 6 (50.00%) Secure Coding
5 6 (50.00%) RDF
5 6 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (50.00%) Perl
5 6 (50.00%) XML
5 6 (50.00%) XSLT
5 6 (50.00%) XML Schema
6 5 (41.67%) MVC
6 5 (41.67%) Laravel
6 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
6 5 (41.67%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 4 (33.33%) Web Development
8 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 2 (16.67%) Python
9 2 (16.67%) ITIL
9 2 (16.67%) Linux
9 2 (16.67%) Advertising
9 2 (16.67%) Operations Management
9 2 (16.67%) Node.js
9 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
9 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 6 (50.00%) SilverStripe
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) ArcGIS
2 1 (8.33%) CMS
2 1 (8.33%) GeoServer
2 1 (8.33%) Joomla!
2 1 (8.33%) Perch
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) MySQL
2 6 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (8.33%) DB2
3 1 (8.33%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (8.33%) MariaDB
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 2 (16.67%) IT Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Symfony Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Developer
4 1 (8.33%) CMS Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Database Developer
4 1 (8.33%) ICT Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) Symfony
2 6 (50.00%) XML
2 6 (50.00%) XML Schema
2 6 (50.00%) XSLT
3 5 (41.67%) Laravel
4 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 2 (16.67%) Node.js
4 2 (16.67%) React
5 1 (8.33%) Google Maps API
5 1 (8.33%) OpenLayers
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) Fintech
2 2 (16.67%) User Experience
3 1 (8.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) RDF
2 6 (50.00%) Release Management
2 6 (50.00%) Secure Coding
3 5 (41.67%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 5 (41.67%) MVC
4 4 (33.33%) Web Development
5 2 (16.67%) DevOps
5 2 (16.67%) ITIL
5 2 (16.67%) Operations Management
5 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (8.33%) Open Source
6 1 (8.33%) Records Management
6 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) PHP
2 6 (50.00%) Perl
2 6 (50.00%) XPath
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) Python
5 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Docker
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Ansible
2 1 (8.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Google
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) Talend