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 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Drupal
UK / Scotland
Rank - 125 120
Contract jobs citing Drupal 0 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.19% 0.29%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 1.05% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £333 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +47.77%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £305 £325
% change year-on-year +6.55% -6.15%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Scotland with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 270 476 414
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 15.61% 18.48% 14.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 289 232
Median daily rate £358 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.62% +0.39%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £265 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 7
Median hourly rate £22.75 £16.00 £23.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.18% -31.18%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.70 £16.00 £11.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £16.00 £54.50
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 Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Drupal in Scotland.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Drupal in Scotland

Drupal
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Drupal also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Drupal.

1 3 (100.00%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) Content Management
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Umbraco
2 2 (66.67%) EPiServer
2 2 (66.67%) WordPress
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (66.67%) Sass
2 2 (66.67%) LESS
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (66.67%) Grunt
2 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
3 1 (33.33%) Social Media Management
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Social Media
3 1 (33.33%) Copywriting
3 1 (33.33%) Google Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) SEO
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing

Drupal
Top Related 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 3 (100.00%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) EPiServer
2 2 (66.67%) Umbraco
2 2 (66.67%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Grunt
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) CSS3
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (66.67%) LESS
1 2 (66.67%) Sass
1 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Content Management
1 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Copywriting
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) SEO
2 1 (33.33%) Social Media Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Google