Period
to 28 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Drupal Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
Central London > City of London
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 233 222 269
Rank change year-on-year -11 +47 +29
Contract jobs requiring a Drupal Developer 11 16 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.17% 0.24% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.25% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 15 20
City of London median daily rate £350 £375 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +5.26% +9.62%
10th Percentile £318 £303 £261
90th Percentile £438 £488 £438
Central London median daily rate £375 £375 £356
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +9.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
City of London median hourly rate - £50.00 -
Central London median hourly rate - £50.00 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6237 6480 10851
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.67% 95.35% 95.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 4786 5220 8332
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £313 £300 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
Central London median daily rate £488 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 75 165
City of London median hourly rate £17.39 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.50% - +0.80%
10th Percentile £12.54 £11.35 £10.25
90th Percentile £29.98 £33.90 £38.82
Central London median hourly rate £17.25 £19.00 £18.70
% change year-on-year -9.21% +1.60% +6.86%

Drupal Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Drupal Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Drupal Developer in the City of London

Drupal Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Drupal Developer in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Drupal Developer in the City of London

Drupal Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Drupal Developer in the City of London over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Drupal Developer in the City of London

Drupal Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Drupal Developer in the City of London

Drupal Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2017, 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 across the City of London region featuring Drupal Developer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) PHP
1 11 (100.00%) Drupal
2 10 (90.91%) HTML
3 8 (72.73%) MySQL
3 8 (72.73%) jQuery
4 7 (63.64%) Marketing
5 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
6 5 (45.45%) Time Management
6 5 (45.45%) CSS
6 5 (45.45%) XML
6 5 (45.45%) HTML5
7 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
7 3 (27.27%) Symfony
8 2 (18.18%) QA
8 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
8 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
8 2 (18.18%) LAMP
8 2 (18.18%) Ajax
8 2 (18.18%) Linux
8 2 (18.18%) Apache
8 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (18.18%) NHS
8 2 (18.18%) MVC
8 2 (18.18%) Panasonic
8 2 (18.18%) Open Source
8 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (18.18%) Web Application Development
8 2 (18.18%) Sass
8 2 (18.18%) User Stories
8 2 (18.18%) Elasticsearch

Drupal Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 11 (100.00%) Drupal
2 2 (18.18%) Apache
2 2 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) Grunt
2 2 (18.18%) gulp
3 1 (9.09%) PHPUnit
General
1 7 (63.64%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) HTML
2 8 (72.73%) jQuery
3 5 (45.45%) CSS
3 5 (45.45%) HTML5
3 5 (45.45%) XML
4 3 (27.27%) Symfony
5 2 (18.18%) Ajax
5 2 (18.18%) LAMP
5 2 (18.18%) Sass
6 1 (9.09%) Behat
6 1 (9.09%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) NHS
2 1 (9.09%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Time Management
2 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
2 2 (18.18%) MVC
2 2 (18.18%) Open Source
2 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Security Patching
2 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
2 2 (18.18%) User Stories
2 2 (18.18%) Web Application Development
3 1 (9.09%) BDD
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) ERP
3 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
3 1 (9.09%) OO
3 1 (9.09%) TDD
3 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) PHP
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Panasonic