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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Drupal Developer
Rank 534 541 510
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -31
Contract jobs requiring a Drupal Developer 117 104 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.19% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 76 63
Median daily rate £375 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £326 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.50% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
51163 53980 51056
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.77% 94.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 33272 34147 30940
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1536 2015 2063
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.85 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +2 115 £375 +25.00% 22
London -8 66 £375 +7.14% 11
Yorkshire +12 17 £425 +15.64% 1
City of London +39 11 £381 +1.66%
Cambridgeshire +16 9 £338 +12.50% 3
East of England +14 9 £338 +12.50% 4
West Yorkshire +12 9 £425 +15.64% 1
Cambridge +15 8 £338 +12.50% 2
Leeds +6 8 £425 +15.64% 1
South West +2 8 £200 -27.27% 2
South East +11 7 £315 +21.15% 2
Bristol +4 6 £200 -27.27% 1
North Yorkshire - 6 £350 -
North West - 6 £319 - 1
York - 6 £350 -
West Sussex -3 3 £315 +26.00% 1
Manchester - 3 £326 - 1
Cheshire - 3 £313 -
Scotland -2 2 £300 +42.85% 1
Plymouth - 2 - -
Devon - 2 - -
Surrey - 2 - -
Milton Keynes +12 1 - -
Buckinghamshire +10 1 - -
Oxfordshire +2 1 - - 1
Edinburgh -1 1 £300 +42.85%
Oxford -7 1 - - 1
Sheffield - 1 £165 -
Crawley - 1 £400 -
Horsham - 1 £315 -

Drupal Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 206 (100.00%) Drupal
2 147 (71.36%) PHP
3 121 (58.74%) HTML
4 117 (56.80%) CSS
5 104 (50.49%) JavaScript
6 70 (33.98%) MySQL
7 65 (31.55%) Agile Software Development
8 59 (28.64%) HTML5
9 54 (26.21%) Web Development
10 49 (23.79%) jQuery
11 42 (20.39%) CSS3
12 36 (17.48%) Git (software)
13 34 (16.50%) CMS
14 30 (14.56%) Apache Solr
15 28 (13.59%) Front End Development
16 25 (12.14%) Linux
17 24 (11.65%) LAMP
18 23 (11.17%) Scrum
18 23 (11.17%) Apache
19 22 (10.68%) E-Commerce
20 21 (10.19%) OO
20 21 (10.19%) Varnish
21 19 (9.22%) Symfony
22 18 (8.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 17 (8.25%) AngularJS
23 17 (8.25%) Open Source
24 16 (7.77%) Workflow
24 16 (7.77%) OOP
24 16 (7.77%) XML
24 16 (7.77%) Responsive Web Design

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
1 206 (100.00%) Drupal
2 34 (16.50%) CMS
3 30 (14.56%) Apache Solr
4 23 (11.17%) Apache
5 12 (5.83%) WordPress
6 1 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.49%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.49%) Mule
Applications
1 3 (1.46%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.46%) Magento
1 3 (1.46%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.94%) Sage Pay
2 3 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.97%) GitHub
4 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.37%) Intranet
1 9 (4.37%) LDAP
2 5 (2.43%) HTTP
2 5 (2.43%) Internet
3 2 (0.97%) Network Security
4 1 (0.49%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (0.49%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (33.98%) MySQL
2 3 (1.46%) MariaDB
3 1 (0.49%) MarkLogic
3 1 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 36 (17.48%) Git (software)
2 7 (3.40%) Subversion
3 5 (2.43%) Cucumber
4 4 (1.94%) Vagrant
5 3 (1.46%) gulp
5 3 (1.46%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.46%) Selenium
6 2 (0.97%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.97%) Grunt
6 2 (0.97%) Mercurial
6 2 (0.97%) PHPUnit
6 2 (0.97%) Xdebug
7 1 (0.49%) git-flow
General
1 7 (3.40%) Marketing
2 3 (1.46%) Publishing
3 2 (0.97%) Finance
3 2 (0.97%) Retail
4 1 (0.49%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (58.74%) HTML
2 117 (56.80%) CSS
3 59 (28.64%) HTML5
4 49 (23.79%) jQuery
5 42 (20.39%) CSS3
6 24 (11.65%) LAMP
7 19 (9.22%) Symfony
8 18 (8.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 17 (8.25%) AngularJS
10 16 (7.77%) XML
11 15 (7.28%) Ajax
12 13 (6.31%) Drush
13 10 (4.85%) JSON
14 9 (4.37%) SAML
15 8 (3.88%) Web Services
16 7 (3.40%) Lucene
16 7 (3.40%) React
16 7 (3.40%) Sass
17 6 (2.91%) Behat
18 5 (2.43%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.77%) User Experience
2 5 (2.43%) Digital Media
3 3 (1.46%) Social Media
4 2 (0.97%) Statistics
5 1 (0.49%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (0.49%) BBC
5 1 (0.49%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.49%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.49%) iPad
5 1 (0.49%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.49%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.49%) NHS
5 1 (0.49%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 25 (12.14%) Linux
2 6 (2.91%) Unix
3 1 (0.49%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (31.55%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (26.21%) Web Development
3 28 (13.59%) Front End Development
4 23 (11.17%) Scrum
5 22 (10.68%) E-Commerce
6 21 (10.19%) OO
7 17 (8.25%) Open Source
8 16 (7.77%) OOP
8 16 (7.77%) Responsive Web Design
8 16 (7.77%) Workflow
9 12 (5.83%) Content Management
10 11 (5.34%) TDD
11 10 (4.85%) Performance Tuning
11 10 (4.85%) SEO
11 10 (4.85%) Software Delivery
12 9 (4.37%) BDD
12 9 (4.37%) CRM
12 9 (4.37%) Migration
12 9 (4.37%) MVC
13 7 (3.40%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 147 (71.36%) PHP
2 104 (50.49%) JavaScript
3 9 (4.37%) SQL
4 7 (3.40%) PHP 5
5 6 (2.91%) C
6 3 (1.46%) Python
7 2 (0.97%) Java
7 2 (0.97%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.49%) Perl
8 1 (0.49%) PHP 4
8 1 (0.49%) Ruby
8 1 (0.49%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.49%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 2 (0.97%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (0.97%) Degree
1 2 (0.97%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.49%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (0.49%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (10.19%) Varnish
2 3 (1.46%) GlusterFS
3 1 (0.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.46%) Piwik
1 3 (1.46%) Puppet
2 2 (0.97%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (2.43%) Zend
2 3 (1.46%) Oracle
3 2 (0.97%) Omniture
4 1 (0.49%) Adobe
4 1 (0.49%) Facebook
4 1 (0.49%) Sage
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Oscar
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £420 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £275 - £375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Simon James IT
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Client Server
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 8 days ago