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 22 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Drupal
Berkshire / Reading
Rank - 74 67
Contract jobs citing Drupal 0 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading - 0.40% 0.72%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 2.15% 3.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 6
Median daily rate - £225 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -33.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £305 £325
% change year-on-year +6.55% -6.15%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £9.00 -
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 Reading with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 111 186 207
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 16.77% 18.56% 21.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 117 115
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 7
Median hourly rate £53.75 £9.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +497.22% -78.82%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.95 £9.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.46 £160.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

Drupal
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 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