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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 60 63
Rank change year-on-year +12 +3  
Contract jobs citing Drupal 20 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 3.16% 0.68% 1.56%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.08% 2.74% 7.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 2 10
Median daily rate £325 £256 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.82% -25.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £231 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £281 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £300
% change year-on-year -7.14% +16.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £11.00 £57.00
% change year-on-year +163.63% -80.70%  

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 142 146 166
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 22.43% 24.83% 21.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 106 123
Median daily rate £525 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.52% +18.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £240 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £525 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 10
Median hourly rate £10.50 £12.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.64% -36.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.15 £15.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £15.40 £116.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% +19.04%  

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 26 June 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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +9 15 £350 +55.55% 1
Thame - 1 £250 -
Drupal
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 20 (80.00%) PHP
2 17 (68.00%) HTML
3 16 (64.00%) MySQL
4 13 (52.00%) Symfony
5 9 (36.00%) CSS
6 8 (32.00%) E-Commerce
6 8 (32.00%) Git (software)
7 7 (28.00%) Performance Management
7 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (28.00%) Application Performance Management
8 6 (24.00%) Time Management
8 6 (24.00%) Incident Management
9 5 (20.00%) Scrum
9 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
10 3 (12.00%) CMS
10 3 (12.00%) RESTful
10 3 (12.00%) Web Development
10 3 (12.00%) jQuery
10 3 (12.00%) WordPress
11 2 (8.00%) Node.js
11 2 (8.00%) REST
11 2 (8.00%) Laravel
11 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (8.00%) HTML5
11 2 (8.00%) MVC
11 2 (8.00%) Migration
11 2 (8.00%) Subversion
11 2 (8.00%) Content Management
11 2 (8.00%) Ruby
11 2 (8.00%) Perl

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 3 (12.00%) CMS
1 3 (12.00%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (64.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.00%) Subversion
3 1 (4.00%) Bitbucket
3 1 (4.00%) git-flow
3 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (4.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Developer
2 12 (48.00%) Drupal Developer
3 9 (36.00%) PHP Developer
4 6 (24.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 5 (20.00%) Applications Support
5 5 (20.00%) Symfony Developer
5 5 (20.00%) Web Applications Support
6 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce Support
6 4 (16.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 3 (12.00%) Applications Engineer
7 3 (12.00%) Applications Support Engineer
7 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
7 3 (12.00%) Web Applications Engineer
7 3 (12.00%) Web Engineer
7 3 (12.00%) Web Support Engineer
8 2 (8.00%) Digital Project Manager
8 2 (8.00%) PHP Web Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
8 2 (8.00%) Web Developer
9 1 (4.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (68.00%) HTML
2 13 (52.00%) Symfony
3 9 (36.00%) CSS
4 3 (12.00%) jQuery
4 3 (12.00%) RESTful
5 2 (8.00%) HTML5
5 2 (8.00%) Laravel
5 2 (8.00%) Node.js
5 2 (8.00%) REST
6 1 (4.00%) Ajax
6 1 (4.00%) Angular 2
6 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.00%) CSS3
6 1 (4.00%) JSON
6 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
1 1 (4.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) E-Commerce
2 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (28.00%) Application Performance Management
2 7 (28.00%) Performance Management
3 6 (24.00%) Incident Management
3 6 (24.00%) Time Management
4 5 (20.00%) Scrum
5 3 (12.00%) Web Development
6 2 (8.00%) Content Management
6 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (8.00%) Migration
6 2 (8.00%) MVC
6 2 (8.00%) Project Management
7 1 (4.00%) BDD
7 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.00%) OO
7 1 (4.00%) OO PHP
7 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
7 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) PHP
2 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.00%) Perl
3 2 (8.00%) Ruby
4 1 (4.00%) PHP 5
4 1 (4.00%) PHP 7
4 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) Zend