The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 22 June 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.

Drupal
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 29 45
Rank change year-on-year +3 +16  
Contract jobs citing Drupal 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.46% 0.91% 0.57%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.33% 5.88% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Median daily rate £300 £300 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £300
% change year-on-year -7.14% +16.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £11.00 £57.00
% change year-on-year +163.63% -80.70%  

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 Southampton with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Southampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 36 34 77
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 17.56% 15.45% 21.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 26 68
Median daily rate £360 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £429 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £14.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -49.09%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +7.14%  

Drupal
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 Southampton

Drupal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Drupal in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Drupal.

1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) PHP
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) CMS
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Email Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) Social Media
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3

Drupal
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 1 (25.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Drupal Developer
3 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Email Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript