The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Drupal Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Drupal Developer
Rank 569 525 470
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -55
Contract jobs requiring a Drupal Developer 82 99 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.18% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.19% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 56 106
Median daily rate £350 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £37.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50742 51291 50591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.73% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 33107 31579 31273
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1472 2048 2133
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%

Drupal Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Drupal Developer in the job title.

Drupal Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Drupal Developer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Drupal Developer within the UK.

Drupal Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Drupal Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Drupal Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Drupal Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Drupal Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Drupal Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Drupal Developer
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Drupal Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England -24 76 £350 +7.69% 25
London -28 43 £375 +15.38% 11
South East -5 12 £300 - 2
Yorkshire +17 11 £413 +12.24% 3
West Yorkshire +3 8 £413 +12.24% 2
South West -3 8 £225 -40.00% 4
Leeds -6 7 £400 +8.84% 2
City of London +26 6 £319 -1.92% 5
Bristol -3 6 £200 -46.66% 2
Scotland -3 5 £325 +18.18% 1
Edinburgh -7 4 £283 +2.72%
East Sussex - 4 £300 -
Brighton - 4 £300 -
York - 3 - - 1
North Yorkshire - 3 - - 1
West Sussex - 3 £315 -
Buckinghamshire +11 2 - -
Oxfordshire +2 2 £288 -4.16% 1
Milton Keynes - 2 - -
Horsham - 2 £315 -
East Midlands +17 1 £313 -7.40% 3
Oxford +3 1 - -
Manchester -7 1 £425 -
North West -9 1 £425 - 1
Surrey -10 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 £313 - 3
Cheltenham - 1 £325 -
Plymouth - 1 - -
Stockport - 1 £425 -
Devon - 1 - -

Drupal Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, Drupal Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Drupal Developer in the job title.

1 184 (100.00%) Drupal
2 124 (67.39%) PHP
3 119 (64.67%) CSS
4 118 (64.13%) HTML
5 101 (54.89%) JavaScript
6 65 (35.33%) MySQL
7 56 (30.43%) jQuery
7 56 (30.43%) HTML5
8 41 (22.28%) CSS3
8 41 (22.28%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (22.28%) Web Development
9 34 (18.48%) Git (software)
10 32 (17.39%) CMS
11 30 (16.30%) Front End Development
12 22 (11.96%) Linux
13 21 (11.41%) LAMP
14 20 (10.87%) Apache
15 17 (9.24%) WordPress
16 16 (8.70%) AngularJS
17 15 (8.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 15 (8.15%) OOP
18 14 (7.61%) Marketing
18 14 (7.61%) Varnish
19 13 (7.07%) Apache Solr
20 12 (6.52%) E-Commerce
20 12 (6.52%) Python
20 12 (6.52%) Scrum
21 11 (5.98%) OO
21 11 (5.98%) Responsive Web Design
22 10 (5.43%) Backbone.js

Drupal Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 184 (100.00%) Drupal
2 32 (17.39%) CMS
3 20 (10.87%) Apache
4 17 (9.24%) WordPress
5 13 (7.07%) Apache Solr
6 6 (3.26%) Node.js
7 3 (1.63%) Joomla!
8 2 (1.09%) IIS
8 2 (1.09%) nginx
9 1 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.54%) LiveLink
9 1 (0.54%) Mule
Applications
1 3 (1.63%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (3.80%) Magento
2 4 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (1.63%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.17%) Sage Pay
2 3 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.54%) Firebase
3 1 (0.54%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.72%) Intranet
2 4 (2.17%) LDAP
3 3 (1.63%) Internet
4 2 (1.09%) SSH
5 1 (0.54%) FTP
5 1 (0.54%) HTTP
5 1 (0.54%) Network Security
5 1 (0.54%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (0.54%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (35.33%) MySQL
2 3 (1.63%) MariaDB
3 1 (0.54%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 34 (18.48%) Git (software)
2 7 (3.80%) Subversion
3 3 (1.63%) PHPUnit
4 2 (1.09%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.54%) Firebug
5 1 (0.54%) git-flow
5 1 (0.54%) gulp
5 1 (0.54%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.54%) JIRA
General
1 14 (7.61%) Marketing
2 9 (4.89%) Finance
3 4 (2.17%) Electronics
3 4 (2.17%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.17%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.09%) Publishing
4 2 (1.09%) Retail
5 1 (0.54%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (64.67%) CSS
2 118 (64.13%) HTML
3 56 (30.43%) HTML5
3 56 (30.43%) jQuery
4 41 (22.28%) CSS3
5 21 (11.41%) LAMP
6 16 (8.70%) AngularJS
7 15 (8.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 10 (5.43%) Ajax
8 10 (5.43%) Backbone.js
9 8 (4.35%) Drush
9 8 (4.35%) Web Services
9 8 (4.35%) XML
10 7 (3.80%) Sass
11 5 (2.72%) Lucene
11 5 (2.72%) RESTful
12 4 (2.17%) JSON
12 4 (2.17%) REST
12 4 (2.17%) SAML
12 4 (2.17%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.35%) User Experience
2 3 (1.63%) Digital Media
3 2 (1.09%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.09%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.09%) Social Media
4 1 (0.54%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.54%) e-Learning
4 1 (0.54%) Fintech
4 1 (0.54%) iPad
4 1 (0.54%) NHS
4 1 (0.54%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 22 (11.96%) Linux
2 2 (1.09%) Debian
2 2 (1.09%) Ubuntu
2 2 (1.09%) Unix
3 1 (0.54%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (22.28%) Agile Software Development
1 41 (22.28%) Web Development
2 30 (16.30%) Front End Development
3 15 (8.15%) OOP
4 12 (6.52%) E-Commerce
4 12 (6.52%) Scrum
5 11 (5.98%) OO
5 11 (5.98%) Responsive Web Design
6 10 (5.43%) CRM
7 9 (4.89%) Workflow
8 8 (4.35%) SEO
8 8 (4.35%) Unit Testing
9 7 (3.80%) Open Source
10 6 (3.26%) Automated Testing
10 6 (3.26%) Content Management
10 6 (3.26%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (2.72%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (2.72%) Mentoring
11 5 (2.72%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (2.72%) Website Architecture
Programming Languages
1 124 (67.39%) PHP
2 101 (54.89%) JavaScript
3 12 (6.52%) Python
4 9 (4.89%) Ruby
5 7 (3.80%) PHP 5
5 7 (3.80%) SQL
6 2 (1.09%) C
6 2 (1.09%) Java
6 2 (1.09%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.54%) Perl
7 1 (0.54%) PHP 4
7 1 (0.54%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.54%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (0.54%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (0.54%) Degree
1 1 (0.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.54%) WCAG
System Software
1 14 (7.61%) Varnish
2 3 (1.63%) GlusterFS
3 1 (0.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.63%) Piwik
2 1 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.54%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (2.72%) SAP
2 4 (2.17%) Oracle
2 4 (2.17%) Zend
3 2 (1.09%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.09%) Omniture
4 1 (0.54%) Adobe
4 1 (0.54%) Sage
4 1 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
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