Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 17 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 - 97
Rank change year-on-year - +97 -1
Contract jobs citing Drupal 7 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.55% - 0.57%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.14% - 3.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 29
Reading median daily rate £363 - £290
10th Percentile £290 - £250
90th Percentile £435 - £306
Berkshire median daily rate £333 £488 £290
% change year-on-year -31.79% +68.10% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Reading median hourly rate - - £45.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £35.50 £67.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year -47.41% +50.00% +5.88%

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 Reading with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 223 242 331
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 17.50% 16.32% 17.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 116 211
Reading median daily rate £425 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £301 £255 £285
90th Percentile £575 £575 £563
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £423 £400
% change year-on-year +0.59% +5.63% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 9
Reading median hourly rate £15.00 £25.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.00% +42.86% -1.41%
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.65 £13.50
90th Percentile £36.90 £55.65 £36.90
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year -16.67% -23.08% +11.43%

Drupal
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Drupal in Reading

Drupal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Drupal in Reading

Drupal
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Drupal in Reading over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Drupal in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 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 Reading region with a requirement for Drupal.

1 7 (100.00%) PHP
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 5 (71.43%) CSS
3 5 (71.43%) Drush
4 4 (57.14%) Front End Development
5 3 (42.86%) MySQL
5 3 (42.86%) jQuery
6 2 (28.57%) Scrum
6 2 (28.57%) Linux
6 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
7 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
7 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
7 1 (14.29%) Apache
7 1 (14.29%) SQL
7 1 (14.29%) Document Management
7 1 (14.29%) Git (software)

Drupal
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (14.29%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) Drupal Developer
3 5 (71.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Drupal Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) Drush
3 3 (42.86%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Front End Development
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) PHP
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) SQL