The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Drupal
South West / Somerset
Rank - 36 47
Contract jobs citing Drupal 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset - 0.38% 0.29%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 1.89% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +27.27%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £309 £319
% change year-on-year +5.26% -3.13%  
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 Somerset with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Somerset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 31 53 73
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 14.90% 20.00% 21.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 34 52
Median daily rate £350 £313 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.00% -35.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £227 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £682
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
Median hourly rate £50.00 £16.50 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +203.03% +65.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.14
% change year-on-year -5.55% +11.52%  

Drupal
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset 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 Somerset

Drupal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Drupal in Somerset

Drupal
Top 2 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 26 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Drupal.

1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL