Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 25 July 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 162 208 180
Rank change year-on-year +46 -28 -32
Contract jobs citing Drupal 15 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.34% 0.050% 0.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.09% 0.28% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 8
West Midlands median daily rate £375 - £231
England median daily rate £355 £375 £325
% change year-on-year -5.33% +15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - £9.00 -
England median hourly rate £29.00 £9.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +222.22% -74.29% +45.83%

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 717 1078 967
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 16.28% 17.91% 18.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 430 660 533
West Midlands median daily rate £401 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.13% +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £231 £249 £213
90th Percentile £575 £525 £503
England median daily rate £445 £425 £390
% change year-on-year +4.71% +8.97% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 21 56
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £12.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.00% -24.24% -
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £35.60 £24.00 £37.13
England median hourly rate £19.97 £20.00 £19.23
% change year-on-year -0.15% +4.02% +9.87%

Drupal
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Drupal as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Drupal in the West Midlands

Drupal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Drupal in the West Midlands

Drupal
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Drupal in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Drupal in the West Midlands

Drupal
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Drupal within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 25 July 2017. 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
Birmingham +22 6 £325 - 1
Warwickshire - 6 £375 -
Coventry - 4 £375 -
Drupal
England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Drupal.

1 10 (66.67%) HTML
1 10 (66.67%) CSS
2 8 (53.33%) Web Development
3 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
4 6 (40.00%) PHP
5 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (26.67%) PaaS
6 3 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (20.00%) jQuery
6 3 (20.00%) MVC
6 3 (20.00%) MySQL
7 2 (13.33%) Oracle
7 2 (13.33%) Java
7 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
7 2 (13.33%) SQL
7 2 (13.33%) ITIL
7 2 (13.33%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (13.33%) Oracle Discoverer
7 2 (13.33%) Workflow
7 2 (13.33%) SQLPlus
7 2 (13.33%) Service Management
7 2 (13.33%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (13.33%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (13.33%) BPEL
7 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
8 1 (6.67%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (6.67%) Local Government

Drupal
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (13.33%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (6.67%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) MySQL
2 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Discoverer
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (13.33%) SQLPlus
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (6.67%) Banking
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (86.67%) Drupal Developer
3 4 (26.67%) PHP Developer
3 4 (26.67%) PHP Drupal Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Web Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Digital Developer
4 3 (20.00%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (13.33%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (13.33%) HTML Developer
5 2 (13.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Applications Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) CSS
1 10 (66.67%) HTML
2 3 (20.00%) jQuery
2 3 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Web Development
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) MVC
4 2 (13.33%) BPEL
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) Service Management
4 2 (13.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (13.33%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Informatica