The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 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
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 125 147
Rank change year-on-year +3 +22  
Contract jobs citing Drupal 1 20 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.050% 0.72% 0.10%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.35% 4.30% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 2
Median daily rate £275 £400 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.25% +8.84%  
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 Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 286 465 556
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 14.37% 16.79% 18.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 326 357
Median daily rate £400 £434 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.78% +23.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 14
Median hourly rate £16.25 £17.25 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.79% +25.45%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £13.19 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +19.04%  

Drupal
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Drupal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Drupal in Yorkshire

Drupal
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Drupal in Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Drupal in Yorkshire

Drupal
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Drupal within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
West Yorkshire +10 1 £275 -33.33% 2
Drupal
England

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

1 6 (85.71%) PHP
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) WordPress
3 4 (57.14%) Laravel
4 3 (42.86%) HTML5
4 3 (42.86%) CSS3
4 3 (42.86%) Symfony
4 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
4 3 (42.86%) jQuery
4 3 (42.86%) CSS
4 3 (42.86%) HTML
4 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
5 2 (28.57%) Analytics
5 2 (28.57%) Sass
5 2 (28.57%) LESS
5 2 (28.57%) OO PHP
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Optimisation
5 2 (28.57%) Piwik
5 2 (28.57%) User Experience
5 2 (28.57%) Data Structures
5 2 (28.57%) Algorithms
5 2 (28.57%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) XHTML
5 2 (28.57%) Subversion
5 2 (28.57%) CMS
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (28.57%) OO
5 2 (28.57%) Magento
5 2 (28.57%) Git (software)

Drupal
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 4 (57.14%) WordPress
2 2 (28.57%) CMS
3 1 (14.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Alfresco
3 1 (14.29%) Apache
3 1 (14.29%) Documentum
3 1 (14.29%) FileNet
3 1 (14.29%) Liferay
3 1 (14.29%) LiveCycle
3 1 (14.29%) LiveLink
3 1 (14.29%) nginx
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (14.29%) Tornado
3 1 (14.29%) TYPO3
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (28.57%) Mercurial
1 2 (28.57%) PHPUnit
1 2 (28.57%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) Hudson
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Drupal Developer
2 2 (28.57%) PHP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) LAMP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) PHP LAMP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) PHP Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Laravel
2 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) CSS3
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) HTML5
2 3 (42.86%) jQuery
2 3 (42.86%) Symfony
3 2 (28.57%) Behat
3 2 (28.57%) CodeIgniter
3 2 (28.57%) LESS
3 2 (28.57%) RESTful
3 2 (28.57%) Sass
3 2 (28.57%) XHTML
4 1 (14.29%) Backbone.js
4 1 (14.29%) Ember.js
4 1 (14.29%) Flask
4 1 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (14.29%) Node.js
4 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) Algorithms
2 2 (28.57%) Data Structures
2 2 (28.57%) User Experience
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) OO PHP
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) IT Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) OOP
3 1 (14.29%) Personalization
3 1 (14.29%) Presales
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Prototyping
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) SEO
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) PHP
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) Master's Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Piwik
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Zend
2 1 (14.29%) Adobe
2 1 (14.29%) Google
2 1 (14.29%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) Interwoven
2 1 (14.29%) OpenText
2 1 (14.29%) Sitecore
2 1 (14.29%) Vignette
2 1 (14.29%) Xerox