Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 18 July 2018 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 196 149 194
Rank change year-on-year -47 +45 -9
Contract jobs citing Drupal 9 15 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.16% 0.36% 0.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.02% 2.23% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 7
Scotland median daily rate £103 £413 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -75.15% +30.95% +11.50%
10th Percentile £94 £248 £223
90th Percentile £109 £525 £380
UK median daily rate £363 £361 £375
% change year-on-year +0.35% -3.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate £22.34 - -
UK median hourly rate £32.00 £29.00 £9.00
% change year-on-year +10.34% +222.22% -74.29%

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 Scotland with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 881 673 1,089
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 15.82% 16.08% 19.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 504 414 612
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% -0.69%
10th Percentile £214 £200 £220
90th Percentile £500 £524 £500
UK median daily rate £450 £430 £417
% change year-on-year +4.65% +3.24% +6.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 21
Scotland median hourly rate £16.88 £17.00 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.71% -55.26% +117.14%
10th Percentile £12.92 £13.82 £14.25
90th Percentile £35.00 £24.25 £43.00
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £19.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year +3.90% -3.75% +5.26%

Drupal
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Drupal in Scotland

Drupal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Drupal in Scotland

Drupal
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Drupal in Scotland.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Drupal in Scotland

Drupal
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Drupal in Scotland over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Drupal in Scotland

Drupal
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 within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 18 July 2018. 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 -33 5 £103 -75.15% 1
Glasgow -21 3 - - 1
Drupal
UK

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Drupal also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Drupal.

1 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 6 (66.67%) PHP
3 5 (55.56%) CSS
3 5 (55.56%) Adobe
3 5 (55.56%) CMS
4 4 (44.44%) WordPress
4 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
5 3 (33.33%) Web Accessibility
5 3 (33.33%) Analytics
5 3 (33.33%) MySQL
5 3 (33.33%) Photoshop
5 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (33.33%) Web Development
6 2 (22.22%) Degree
6 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
6 2 (22.22%) Firewall
6 2 (22.22%) LAMP
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) Unix
6 2 (22.22%) Windows
6 2 (22.22%) Linux
6 2 (22.22%) Apache
6 2 (22.22%) DNS
6 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 2 (22.22%) Ansible
6 2 (22.22%) Docker
6 2 (22.22%) DevOps
6 2 (22.22%) MODX
6 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (22.22%) HAProxy

Drupal
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 5 (55.56%) CMS
2 4 (44.44%) WordPress
3 2 (22.22%) Apache
3 2 (22.22%) MODX
3 2 (22.22%) nginx
4 1 (11.11%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (11.11%) Adobe Premiere
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Adobe Analytics
1 2 (22.22%) Akamai
1 2 (22.22%) Google Analytics
1 2 (22.22%) Google Tag Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Mailgun
1 2 (22.22%) npm
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
3 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Drupal Developer
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Developer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Support Assistant
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Assistant
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Assistant
3 1 (11.11%) Web Applications Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Website Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) LAMP
3 2 (22.22%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (22.22%) Node.js
4 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 1 (11.11%) CSS3
4 1 (11.11%) HTML5
4 1 (11.11%) Laravel
4 1 (11.11%) React
4 1 (11.11%) Silex
4 1 (11.11%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) e-Learning
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Analytics
1 3 (33.33%) Web Accessibility
1 3 (33.33%) Web Development
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
2 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Content Management
3 1 (11.11%) Marketing Strategy
3 1 (11.11%) SEO
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (11.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) PHP
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Docker
1 2 (22.22%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Ansible
1 2 (22.22%) Fail2ban
1 2 (22.22%) HAProxy
1 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Adobe
2 2 (22.22%) Google
2 2 (22.22%) Lets Encrypt
3 1 (11.11%) Apple