Period
to 1 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for Drupal skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Drupal over the 6 months to 1 April 2020 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
London > Central London
6 months to
1 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 198 263 274
Rank change year-on-year +65 +11 -58
Contract jobs citing Drupal 12 30 24
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Central London 0.23% 0.34% 0.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.51% 1.90% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 25 23
Median daily rate £475 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +35.71% -6.67%
10th Percentile £345 £255 £306
90th Percentile £515 £575 £415
London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate - £51.25 £23.80
% change year-on-year - +115.38% -

Drupal is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 796 1,580 1,525
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 15.03% 17.74% 16.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 574 1,156 1,187
Median daily rate £500 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £263 £300 £287
90th Percentile £675 £656 £650
London median daily rate £500 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 15
Median hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +84.21% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £24.50 £16.25 £12.50
90th Percentile £37.25 £34.25 £46.50
Median hourly rate £31.29 £29.94 £22.25
% change year-on-year +4.52% +34.54% +17.11%

Drupal
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Drupal as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Drupal in Central London

Drupal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Drupal in Central London.

Daily rate trend for Drupal in Central London

Drupal
Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Drupal in Central London over the 6 months to 1 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Drupal in Central London

Drupal
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Drupal in Central London.

Hourly rate trend for Drupal in Central London

Drupal
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Drupal within the Central London region over the 6 months to 1 April 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +63 10 £475 - 5
Drupal
London

For the 6 months to 1 April 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Drupal also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Drupal.

1 7 (58.33%) PHP
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) CMS
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) HTML
4 4 (33.33%) JIRA
4 4 (33.33%) Front End Development
5 3 (25.00%) Sass
5 3 (25.00%) React
5 3 (25.00%) Web Development
5 3 (25.00%) jQuery
5 3 (25.00%) REST
5 3 (25.00%) Linux
5 3 (25.00%) Content Management
5 3 (25.00%) MVC
6 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
6 2 (16.67%) Java
6 2 (16.67%) Perl
6 2 (16.67%) CSS
6 2 (16.67%) CSS3
6 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
6 2 (16.67%) HTML5
6 2 (16.67%) Node.js
6 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
6 2 (16.67%) JSON
6 2 (16.67%) Ajax
6 2 (16.67%) Web 2.0
6 2 (16.67%) webpack

Drupal
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 5 (41.67%) CMS
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Anypoint
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Solr
2 1 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (8.33%) nginx
2 1 (8.33%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) npm
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (8.33%) AWS
2 1 (8.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (16.67%) Babel
2 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) gulp
2 2 (16.67%) webpack
3 1 (8.33%) Bitbucket
3 1 (8.33%) Grunt
3 1 (8.33%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (8.33%) Law
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 9 (75.00%) Drupal Developer
3 2 (16.67%) UI Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Drupal Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) jQuery
2 3 (25.00%) React
2 3 (25.00%) REST
2 3 (25.00%) Sass
3 2 (16.67%) Ajax
3 2 (16.67%) CSS
3 2 (16.67%) CSS3
3 2 (16.67%) HTML5
3 2 (16.67%) Jest
3 2 (16.67%) JSON
3 2 (16.67%) Mustache
3 2 (16.67%) Node.js
4 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
4 1 (8.33%) Drush
4 1 (8.33%) Laravel
4 1 (8.33%) SOAP
4 1 (8.33%) Symfony
4 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Web 2.0
2 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 3 (25.00%) Content Management
2 3 (25.00%) MVC
2 3 (25.00%) Web Development
3 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 2 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Coaching
4 1 (8.33%) Defect Management
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Functional Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Master Data Management
4 1 (8.33%) Microservices
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) OOP
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) PHP
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 2 (16.67%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) Perl
3 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Docker
1 1 (8.33%) Varnish
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Adobe
1 1 (8.33%) MuleSoft
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) Sitecore
1 1 (8.33%) Talend