Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Drupal Developer was £513 per day in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 174 182 198
Rank change year-on-year +8 +16 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Drupal Developer 15 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.30% 0.046% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.049% 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 3
Scotland median daily rate £513 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +70.83% -14.29% -
10th Percentile £382 £300 £248
90th Percentile £571 £300 £363
UK median daily rate £375 £375 £340
% change year-on-year - +10.29% +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - £50.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Scotland
Contract vacancies in Scotland with a recognized job title 4719 4107 5873
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.39% 94.63% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2675 2403 3038
Scotland median daily rate £388 £360 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.64% -1.37% -2.67%
10th Percentile £225 £225 £230
90th Percentile £531 £492 £500
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 118 126
Scotland median hourly rate £20.21 £16.16 £23.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.08% -30.80% +33.43%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £45.00 £43.00 £48.50
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

Drupal Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings that featured Drupal Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Drupal Developer in Scotland

Drupal Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Drupal Developer in Scotland

Drupal Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Drupal Developer in Scotland over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Drupal Developer in Scotland

Drupal Developer
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Drupal Developer within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +4 15 £513 +70.83%
Drupal Developer
UK

Drupal Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Drupal Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region featuring Drupal Developer in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Drupal
2 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (73.33%) PHP
4 10 (66.67%) XML
4 10 (66.67%) Git (software)
5 8 (53.33%) AngularJS
5 8 (53.33%) Twig
5 8 (53.33%) Linux
5 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
5 8 (53.33%) CMS
5 8 (53.33%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (53.33%) Symfony
6 7 (46.67%) Google
6 7 (46.67%) Google Maps API
6 7 (46.67%) Web Design
6 7 (46.67%) Web Services
6 7 (46.67%) HTML
6 7 (46.67%) CSS
6 7 (46.67%) JSON
6 7 (46.67%) nginx
6 7 (46.67%) HTML5
6 7 (46.67%) CSS3
6 7 (46.67%) Open Graph
6 7 (46.67%) Facebook
6 7 (46.67%) Twitter
6 7 (46.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (46.67%) Sass
7 5 (33.33%) BC Cleared
7 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
7 5 (33.33%) SAP

Drupal Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 15 (100.00%) Drupal
2 8 (53.33%) CMS
3 7 (46.67%) nginx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 5 (33.33%) Electronics
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
1 5 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 5 (33.33%) Marketing
1 5 (33.33%) Publishing
1 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) XML
2 8 (53.33%) AngularJS
2 8 (53.33%) Symfony
2 8 (53.33%) Twig
3 7 (46.67%) CSS
3 7 (46.67%) CSS3
3 7 (46.67%) Google Maps API
3 7 (46.67%) HTML
3 7 (46.67%) HTML5
3 7 (46.67%) JSON
3 7 (46.67%) Open Graph
3 7 (46.67%) Sass
3 7 (46.67%) Web Services
4 3 (20.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 7 (46.67%) Web Design
3 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (33.33%) Programme Management
4 3 (20.00%) Content Management
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.67%) Release Management
5 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) PHP
2 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) BC Cleared
1 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Facebook
1 7 (46.67%) Google
1 7 (46.67%) Twitter
2 5 (33.33%) SAP