Period
to 23 February 2018

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 23 February 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 87 89
Rank change year-on-year -4 +2 -14
Contract jobs citing Drupal 12 16 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.97% 1.29% 0.61%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.13% 5.59% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 4
Oxfordshire median daily rate £300 £294 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.13% -2.08% -7.69%
South East median daily rate £325 £350 £300
% change year-on-year -7.14% +16.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £21.29 -
South East median hourly rate £29.00 £44.40 £40.50
% change year-on-year -34.68% +9.62% -4.71%

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 234 286 234
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 18.89% 23.05% 20.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 198 188
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +26.67% -16.67%
10th Percentile £268 £313 £170
90th Percentile £603 £600 £522
South East median daily rate £425 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 6
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £14.00 £19.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.21% +34.48% -9.38%
10th Percentile £10.00 £13.88 £14.00
90th Percentile £18.10 £22.70 £31.88
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year -15.56% +23.29% +9.87%

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 23 February 2018.

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 23 February 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
Oxford -17 7 £300 -5.88% 1
Drupal
South East

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Drupal.

1 9 (75.00%) PHP
2 8 (66.67%) MySQL
2 8 (66.67%) CSS
2 8 (66.67%) HTML
2 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 7 (58.33%) RESTful
4 2 (16.67%) Coaching
5 1 (8.33%) Microservices
5 1 (8.33%) Re-Platforming
5 1 (8.33%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (8.33%) Slack
5 1 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (8.33%) npm
5 1 (8.33%) Serverless
5 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (8.33%) Akamai
5 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (8.33%) Node.js
5 1 (8.33%) Splunk
5 1 (8.33%) GitHub
5 1 (8.33%) Bitbucket
5 1 (8.33%) Express
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (8.33%) New Relic
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) Google
5 1 (8.33%) JIRA
5 1 (8.33%) Symfony
5 1 (8.33%) Google Analytics

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Akamai
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (8.33%) GitHub
1 1 (8.33%) Google Analytics
1 1 (8.33%) npm
1 1 (8.33%) Serverless
1 1 (8.33%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Bitbucket
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
1 10 (83.33%) Drupal Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Communications Officer
2 1 (8.33%) Digital Architect
2 1 (8.33%) IT Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) CSS
1 8 (66.67%) HTML
2 7 (58.33%) RESTful
3 1 (8.33%) Express
3 1 (8.33%) Google Maps API
3 1 (8.33%) Node.js
3 1 (8.33%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Coaching
2 1 (8.33%) Analytics
2 1 (8.33%) Microservices
2 1 (8.33%) Re-Platforming
2 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) PHP
2 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Google
1 1 (8.33%) New Relic
1 1 (8.33%) Splunk