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 3 months to 29 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
Berkshire > Reading
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 64 64
Contract jobs citing Drupal 0 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading - 0.57% 0.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 3.79% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 1
Reading median daily rate - £375 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +70.45%  
Berkshire median daily rate £325 £375 £210
% change year-on-year -13.33% +78.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Reading with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 103 132 120
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 17.67% 15.12% 14.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 129 138
Reading median daily rate £375 £413 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% -6.25%  
10th Percentile £274 £256 £313
90th Percentile £559 £538 £513
Berkshire median daily rate £375 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -11.76% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 7
Reading median hourly rate £25.33 £25.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.32% +11.11%  
10th Percentile £16.77 £25.00 £13.50
90th Percentile £56.58 £25.00 £38.75
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year -4.00% -35.89%  

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