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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Drupal Developer
Rank 550 538 521
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Drupal Developer 97 95 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.18% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 59 76
Median daily rate £370 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £228 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £314 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.58% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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
50811 53185 51069
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.71% 94.78% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 33087 33473 31333
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.49% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1525 2016 2057
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +16 92 £375 +15.38% 22
London +6 51 £375 +11.11% 6
Yorkshire +19 13 £400 +8.84% 5
City of London +50 11 £375 +3.44% 2
South East +6 8 £288 -4.16% 1
South West +8 7 £200 -46.66% 2
Leeds +4 7 £400 +8.84% 3
West Yorkshire -2 7 £400 +8.84% 3
Bristol +7 6 £200 -46.66% 1
North West -5 6 £319 - 2
North Yorkshire - 6 £350 -
York - 6 £350 -
East of England +18 5 £388 +10.71% 5
Cambridgeshire +18 5 £388 +93.75% 4
Edinburgh -6 5 £300 +9.09% 2
Scotland -10 5 £300 +9.09% 6
Cambridge +17 4 £388 +93.75% 3
Oxfordshire +7 3 £288 -4.16%
Manchester +2 3 £326 - 2
Cheshire - 3 £313 -
Oxford -1 2 - -
Surrey - 2 - - 1
West Sussex - 2 £283 -
Buckinghamshire +8 1 - -
Milton Keynes +5 1 - -
East Midlands +4 1 - - 1
North East - 1 - -
Devon - 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 - - 1

Drupal Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 194 (100.00%) Drupal
2 126 (64.95%) PHP
3 118 (60.82%) HTML
3 118 (60.82%) CSS
4 107 (55.15%) JavaScript
5 66 (34.02%) MySQL
6 54 (27.84%) Agile Software Development
6 54 (27.84%) HTML5
7 49 (25.26%) Web Development
8 46 (23.71%) jQuery
9 38 (19.59%) Git (software)
9 38 (19.59%) CSS3
10 33 (17.01%) CMS
11 31 (15.98%) Front End Development
12 29 (14.95%) Linux
13 23 (11.86%) Apache
13 23 (11.86%) Apache Solr
14 22 (11.34%) E-Commerce
14 22 (11.34%) LAMP
15 18 (9.28%) Varnish
16 17 (8.76%) Scrum
17 16 (8.25%) Responsive Web Design
17 16 (8.25%) AngularJS
17 16 (8.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 14 (7.22%) OO
18 14 (7.22%) WordPress
18 14 (7.22%) Ajax
19 13 (6.70%) Content Management
19 13 (6.70%) Open Source
19 13 (6.70%) OOP

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
1 194 (100.00%) Drupal
2 33 (17.01%) CMS
3 23 (11.86%) Apache
3 23 (11.86%) Apache Solr
4 14 (7.22%) WordPress
5 2 (1.03%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.52%) IIS
6 1 (0.52%) Mule
6 1 (0.52%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (1.55%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.06%) Magento
2 3 (1.55%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.06%) Sage Pay
2 3 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.03%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.64%) Intranet
2 6 (3.09%) LDAP
3 5 (2.58%) HTTP
3 5 (2.58%) Internet
4 1 (0.52%) Network Security
4 1 (0.52%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (0.52%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (34.02%) MySQL
2 3 (1.55%) MariaDB
3 1 (0.52%) MarkLogic
3 1 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 38 (19.59%) Git (software)
2 7 (3.61%) Subversion
3 5 (2.58%) Cucumber
4 3 (1.55%) gulp
4 3 (1.55%) Selenium
5 2 (1.03%) Grunt
5 2 (1.03%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.52%) git-flow
6 1 (0.52%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.52%) PHPUnit
General
1 11 (5.67%) Marketing
2 4 (2.06%) Finance
3 3 (1.55%) Publishing
4 2 (1.03%) Electronics
4 2 (1.03%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.03%) Retail
4 2 (1.03%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.52%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (60.82%) CSS
1 118 (60.82%) HTML
2 54 (27.84%) HTML5
3 46 (23.71%) jQuery
4 38 (19.59%) CSS3
5 22 (11.34%) LAMP
6 16 (8.25%) AngularJS
6 16 (8.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 14 (7.22%) Ajax
8 12 (6.19%) XML
9 9 (4.64%) Symfony
10 8 (4.12%) Drush
10 8 (4.12%) JSON
10 8 (4.12%) Sass
11 7 (3.61%) Lucene
12 6 (3.09%) React
12 6 (3.09%) SAML
12 6 (3.09%) Web Services
13 5 (2.58%) Behat
14 4 (2.06%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.15%) User Experience
2 3 (1.55%) Digital Media
3 2 (1.03%) Social Media
3 2 (1.03%) Statistics
4 1 (0.52%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.52%) e-Learning
4 1 (0.52%) iPad
4 1 (0.52%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.52%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.52%) NHS
4 1 (0.52%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 29 (14.95%) Linux
2 6 (3.09%) Unix
3 1 (0.52%) Debian
3 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
3 1 (0.52%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (27.84%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (25.26%) Web Development
3 31 (15.98%) Front End Development
4 22 (11.34%) E-Commerce
5 17 (8.76%) Scrum
6 16 (8.25%) Responsive Web Design
7 14 (7.22%) OO
8 13 (6.70%) Content Management
8 13 (6.70%) OOP
8 13 (6.70%) Open Source
9 11 (5.67%) Workflow
10 10 (5.15%) CRM
10 10 (5.15%) TDD
11 9 (4.64%) BDD
11 9 (4.64%) SEO
12 8 (4.12%) Web Application Development
13 7 (3.61%) Automated Testing
13 7 (3.61%) Migration
13 7 (3.61%) Performance Tuning
13 7 (3.61%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 126 (64.95%) PHP
2 107 (55.15%) JavaScript
3 10 (5.15%) SQL
4 7 (3.61%) PHP 5
5 4 (2.06%) C
6 3 (1.55%) Python
7 2 (1.03%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.52%) Java
8 1 (0.52%) Perl
8 1 (0.52%) PHP 4
8 1 (0.52%) Ruby
8 1 (0.52%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.52%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (0.52%) Degree
1 1 (0.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.52%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (0.52%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (9.28%) Varnish
2 3 (1.55%) GlusterFS
3 1 (0.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.55%) Piwik
2 1 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (1.55%) Oracle
1 3 (1.55%) SAP
1 3 (1.55%) Zend
2 2 (1.03%) Omniture
3 1 (0.52%) Adobe
3 1 (0.52%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.52%) Sage
3 1 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Parity Professionals
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Yorkshire
Morson International (IT)
Posted: 22 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
LA International
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £275 - £375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago