Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 24 November 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 106 96
Rank change year-on-year +25 -10 -30
Contract jobs citing Drupal 22 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.80% 0.48% 0.98%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.37% 1.85% 4.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 0 28
Oxfordshire median daily rate £300 - £290
10th Percentile £256 - £250
90th Percentile £350 - £300
South East median daily rate £325 £350 £290
% change year-on-year -7.14% +20.69% -6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £21.29 -
South East median hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -10.77% -9.72% +31.39%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 263 325 263
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 21.49% 25.75% 19.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 239 206
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £475 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +45.04% -27.22%
10th Percentile £275 £300 £170
90th Percentile £580 £575 £520
South East median daily rate £406 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.56% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 11
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £10.00 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% - +26.98%
South East median hourly rate £19.30 £22.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.24% +21.62% +12.91%

Drupal
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing Drupal as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Drupal in Oxfordshire

Drupal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Drupal in Oxfordshire

Drupal
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Drupal in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Drupal in Oxfordshire

Drupal
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Drupal in Oxfordshire

Drupal
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Drupal within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 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
Oxford +5 16 £300 - 2
Thame - 1 £250 -
Drupal
South East

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Drupal.

1 19 (86.36%) PHP
2 17 (77.27%) HTML
3 16 (72.73%) MySQL
4 15 (68.18%) CSS
5 13 (59.09%) JavaScript
6 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
6 7 (31.82%) RESTful
7 6 (27.27%) WordPress
7 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (22.73%) Subversion
8 5 (22.73%) Web Development
8 5 (22.73%) OO
8 5 (22.73%) Project Management
8 5 (22.73%) Symfony
9 4 (18.18%) User Experience
9 4 (18.18%) Web Application Development
9 4 (18.18%) HTML5
9 4 (18.18%) CSS3
9 4 (18.18%) jQuery
9 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
9 4 (18.18%) SEO
9 4 (18.18%) OOP
9 4 (18.18%) Ajax
9 4 (18.18%) Games
9 4 (18.18%) WebTrends
10 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
10 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
10 2 (9.09%) Time Management
10 2 (9.09%) Performance Management

Drupal
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (27.27%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Akamai
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (4.55%) GitHub
1 1 (4.55%) Google Analytics
1 1 (4.55%) npm
1 1 (4.55%) Serverless
1 1 (4.55%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (72.73%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
2 5 (22.73%) Subversion
3 1 (4.55%) Bitbucket
3 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 4 (18.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Developer
2 15 (68.18%) Drupal Developer
3 8 (36.36%) PHP Developer
4 6 (27.27%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 5 (22.73%) PHP WordPress Developer
5 5 (22.73%) WordPress Developer
6 4 (18.18%) HTML CSS Developer
6 4 (18.18%) HTML Developer
6 4 (18.18%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Applications Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) Applications Support
7 2 (9.09%) Applications Support Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) Web Applications Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) Web Applications Support
7 2 (9.09%) Web Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) Web Support Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Senior Drupal Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (77.27%) HTML
2 15 (68.18%) CSS
3 7 (31.82%) RESTful
4 5 (22.73%) Symfony
5 4 (18.18%) Ajax
5 4 (18.18%) CSS3
5 4 (18.18%) HTML5
5 4 (18.18%) jQuery
6 2 (9.09%) Node.js
7 1 (4.55%) Express
7 1 (4.55%) Google Maps API
7 1 (4.55%) JSON
7 1 (4.55%) Laravel
7 1 (4.55%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) User Experience
2 1 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (22.73%) OO
2 5 (22.73%) Project Management
2 5 (22.73%) Web Development
3 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (18.18%) OOP
3 4 (18.18%) SEO
3 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
3 4 (18.18%) Web Application Development
4 2 (9.09%) Application Performance Management
4 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 2 (9.09%) Performance Management
4 2 (9.09%) Time Management
5 1 (4.55%) Analytics
5 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.55%) Microservices
5 1 (4.55%) MVC
5 1 (4.55%) OO PHP
5 1 (4.55%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) PHP
2 13 (59.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.55%) Perl
3 1 (4.55%) PHP 5
3 1 (4.55%) PHP 7
3 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Google
1 1 (4.55%) New Relic
1 1 (4.55%) Splunk