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 3 months to 28 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.

Drupal
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 54 63
Rank change year-on-year +2 +9  
Contract jobs citing Drupal 5 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.89% 0.20% 1.29%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.27% 1.05% 5.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 5
Median daily rate £300 - £290
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 - £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £315 £319
% change year-on-year +3.17% -1.17%  
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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 117 95 163
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 20.89% 19.15% 23.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 77 96
Median daily rate £475 £300 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +58.33% -26.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £175 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £475 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 21
Median hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.28% -12.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  

Drupal
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 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 3 months to 28 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Drupal in Oxfordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Drupal in Oxfordshire

Drupal
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Drupal.

1 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) PHP
2 11 (61.11%) MySQL
3 10 (55.56%) Symfony
4 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
5 6 (33.33%) Release Management
5 6 (33.33%) XPath
5 6 (33.33%) Degree
5 6 (33.33%) Perl
5 6 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (33.33%) XML Schema
5 6 (33.33%) RDF
5 6 (33.33%) XML
5 6 (33.33%) XSLT
5 6 (33.33%) Secure Coding
5 6 (33.33%) SilverStripe
5 6 (33.33%) Laravel
6 5 (27.78%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
6 5 (27.78%) MVC
6 5 (27.78%) Web Development
6 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
7 4 (22.22%) CMS
8 3 (16.67%) Linux
8 3 (16.67%) Content Management
9 2 (11.11%) Node.js
9 2 (11.11%) Fintech
9 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
9 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (11.11%) Ansible

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 (33.33%) SilverStripe
2 4 (22.22%) CMS
3 1 (5.56%) Apache
3 1 (5.56%) ArcGIS
3 1 (5.56%) GeoServer
3 1 (5.56%) Joomla!
3 1 (5.56%) Perch
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.56%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) MySQL
2 6 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.56%) DB2
3 1 (5.56%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (5.56%) MariaDB
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (11.11%) Advertising
2 1 (5.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) PHP Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Software Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Drupal Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Symfony Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Content Manager
4 2 (11.11%) IT Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.56%) CMS Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) CMS Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Database Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) ICT Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) Symfony
2 6 (33.33%) Laravel
2 6 (33.33%) XML
2 6 (33.33%) XML Schema
2 6 (33.33%) XSLT
3 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 2 (11.11%) CSS
3 2 (11.11%) HTML
3 2 (11.11%) Node.js
3 2 (11.11%) React
4 1 (5.56%) Ajax
4 1 (5.56%) Google Maps API
4 1 (5.56%) jQuery
4 1 (5.56%) OpenLayers
4 1 (5.56%) REST
4 1 (5.56%) RESTful
4 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) Fintech
2 2 (11.11%) User Experience
3 1 (5.56%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) RDF
2 6 (33.33%) Release Management
2 6 (33.33%) Secure Coding
3 5 (27.78%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 5 (27.78%) MVC
3 5 (27.78%) Web Development
4 3 (16.67%) Content Management
5 2 (11.11%) DevOps
5 2 (11.11%) ITIL
5 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 2 (11.11%) Migration
5 2 (11.11%) Operations Management
5 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.56%) Project Management
6 1 (5.56%) Records Management
6 1 (5.56%) Resource Management
6 1 (5.56%) Scrum
6 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) PHP
2 6 (33.33%) Perl
2 6 (33.33%) XPath
3 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.11%) Python
4 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.56%) MCSE
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Docker
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Ansible
2 1 (5.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Google
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle
1 1 (5.56%) Talend