Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 193 159 183
Rank change year-on-year -34 +24 -2
Contract jobs citing Drupal 11 23 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.21% 0.48% 0.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.32% 2.88% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 5
Scotland median daily rate £118 £500 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -76.47% +81.82% -6.78%
10th Percentile £100 £235 £200
90th Percentile £406 £538 £353
UK median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +10.71% - +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate £22.34 - -
UK median hourly rate £34.00 £31.00 £34.25
% change year-on-year +9.68% -9.49% +52.22%

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 836 799 942
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 15.59% 16.62% 20.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 442 463 564
Scotland median daily rate £393 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.29% +10.71% -
10th Percentile £190 £226 £220
90th Percentile £525 £544 £475
UK median daily rate £450 £445 £420
% change year-on-year +1.12% +5.95% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 18
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% -10.59% -15.00%
10th Percentile £12.17 £15.40 £13.43
90th Percentile £35.00 £26.88 £42.30
UK median hourly rate £21.25 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Drupal in Scotland over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 22 October 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 22 October 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
Glasgow -12 5 £397 +76.22% 1
Edinburgh -21 5 £110 -78.00% 1
Drupal
UK

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 10 (90.91%) HTML
2 9 (81.82%) CMS
3 8 (72.73%) PHP
4 6 (54.55%) CSS
4 6 (54.55%) Adobe
5 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
5 5 (45.45%) WordPress
5 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
5 5 (45.45%) Node.js
6 4 (36.36%) Web Accessibility
6 4 (36.36%) Photoshop
7 3 (27.27%) MySQL
7 3 (27.27%) Windows
7 3 (27.27%) OO
7 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (27.27%) Degree
7 3 (27.27%) HTML5
7 3 (27.27%) CSS3
7 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (27.27%) Sass
7 3 (27.27%) Mobile App
7 3 (27.27%) Grunt
7 3 (27.27%) gulp
7 3 (27.27%) React Native
7 3 (27.27%) Task Automation
8 2 (18.18%) Lets Encrypt
8 2 (18.18%) npm
8 2 (18.18%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 2 (18.18%) DevOps
8 2 (18.18%) User Experience

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 9 (81.82%) CMS
2 5 (45.45%) WordPress
3 2 (18.18%) Apache
3 2 (18.18%) MODX
3 2 (18.18%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Photoshop
2 1 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (9.09%) Adobe Premiere
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Adobe Analytics
1 2 (18.18%) Akamai
1 2 (18.18%) Google Analytics
1 2 (18.18%) Google Tag Manager
1 2 (18.18%) Mailgun
1 2 (18.18%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MySQL
2 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
2 3 (27.27%) Grunt
2 3 (27.27%) gulp
General
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Support
3 2 (18.18%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (18.18%) Applications Developer
3 2 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Drupal Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Technical Support
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Support Assistant
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Assistant
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Support Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) HTML
2 6 (54.55%) CSS
3 5 (45.45%) Node.js
4 3 (27.27%) CSS3
4 3 (27.27%) HTML5
4 3 (27.27%) React Native
4 3 (27.27%) Sass
5 2 (18.18%) LAMP
5 2 (18.18%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Mobile App
2 2 (18.18%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (18.18%) User Experience
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Web Accessibility
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (27.27%) OO
2 3 (27.27%) Task Automation
3 2 (18.18%) Analytics
3 2 (18.18%) BDD
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (18.18%) DevOps
3 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
3 2 (18.18%) Open Source
3 2 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (18.18%) TDD
3 2 (18.18%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 2 (18.18%) Web Development
3 2 (18.18%) Wireframes
4 1 (9.09%) Content Management
4 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
4 1 (9.09%) Marketing Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) PHP
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Postfix
2 1 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Ansible
1 2 (18.18%) Fail2ban
1 2 (18.18%) HAProxy
1 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (18.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Adobe
2 2 (18.18%) Google
2 2 (18.18%) Lets Encrypt
3 1 (9.09%) Apple