The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Drupal
South East / West Sussex
Rank 55 63 59
Rank change year-on-year +8 -4  
Contract jobs citing Drupal 9 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.72% 0.50% 0.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.33% 2.78% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £648 £308 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +110.56% +36.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £309 £325
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  
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 West Sussex with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 108 108 122
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 20.65% 18.03% 23.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 45 70
Median daily rate £500 £328 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +52.67% -12.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £223 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 9
Median hourly rate £16.50 - £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.07
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.00%  

Drupal
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

Drupal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Drupal in West Sussex

Drupal
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worthing - 7 £648 -
Drupal
South East

Drupal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

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

1 7 (70.00%) SQL
1 7 (70.00%) Python
1 7 (70.00%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) R
1 7 (70.00%) Power BI
2 6 (60.00%) Data Visualisation
2 6 (60.00%) ETL
2 6 (60.00%) Data Modelling
2 6 (60.00%) Visualisation
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (30.00%) BC Cleared
5 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (20.00%) CCA
6 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (20.00%) React
6 2 (20.00%) Node.js
6 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (20.00%) Feasibility Study
7 1 (10.00%) HTML
7 1 (10.00%) OO PHP
7 1 (10.00%) Microservices
7 1 (10.00%) Digital Media
7 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
7 1 (10.00%) Twig
7 1 (10.00%) Marketing
7 1 (10.00%) Web Development
7 1 (10.00%) Symfony

Drupal
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 (10.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) Power BI
2 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Drupal Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Power BI Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft BI Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Angular Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (10.00%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (10.00%) HTML Developer
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (10.00%) PHP Developer
5 1 (10.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 1 (10.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 1 (10.00%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Symfony Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (20.00%) Node.js
1 2 (20.00%) React
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) Symfony
2 1 (10.00%) Twig
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (60.00%) Data Modelling
2 6 (60.00%) Data Visualisation
2 6 (60.00%) ETL
2 6 (60.00%) Visualisation
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) Feasibility Study
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
5 1 (10.00%) Microservices
5 1 (10.00%) OO
5 1 (10.00%) OO PHP
5 1 (10.00%) SOA
5 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Python
1 7 (70.00%) R
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) BC Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) CCA
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft