Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 14 December 2018 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 217 232 208
Rank change year-on-year +15 -24 +21
Contract jobs citing Drupal 36 26 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.51% 0.36% 0.46%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.79% 2.52% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 26 29
City of London median daily rate £363 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £231 £300 £299
90th Percentile £466 £434 £488
Central London median daily rate £363 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -3.33% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
City of London median hourly rate - - £50.00
Central London median hourly rate - - £50.00

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 the City of London with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1,291 1,030 1,182
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.13% 14.33% 18.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 965 816 929
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £275 £275 £313
90th Percentile £663 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £510 £498 £455
% change year-on-year +2.51% +9.34% +7.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 8 15
City of London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -10.53% +25.87%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.88 £11.25
90th Percentile £25.50 £27.50 £56.12
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.85 £18.45
% change year-on-year +12.04% -3.25% +6.96%

Drupal
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Drupal as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Drupal in the City of London

Drupal
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 in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Drupal in the City of London

Drupal
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Drupal in the City of London over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Drupal in the City of London

Drupal
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 in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Drupal in the City of London

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Drupal.

1 21 (58.33%) PHP
2 20 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 19 (52.78%) HTML
4 18 (50.00%) CSS
4 18 (50.00%) CMS
5 16 (44.44%) jQuery
6 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (27.78%) Web Development
7 10 (27.78%) User Experience
8 9 (25.00%) WordPress
9 8 (22.22%) Git (software)
9 8 (22.22%) Symfony
9 8 (22.22%) Publishing
10 7 (19.44%) SEO
10 7 (19.44%) Ajax
10 7 (19.44%) Java
10 7 (19.44%) Test Automation
11 5 (13.89%) LAMP
11 5 (13.89%) Web Services
11 5 (13.89%) Front End Development
12 4 (11.11%) Deployment Automation
12 4 (11.11%) gulp
12 4 (11.11%) Web Operations
12 4 (11.11%) MySQL
12 4 (11.11%) C#
12 4 (11.11%) C++
12 4 (11.11%) SQL
12 4 (11.11%) Linux
12 4 (11.11%) OOP
12 4 (11.11%) MVC

Drupal
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 18 (50.00%) CMS
2 9 (25.00%) WordPress
3 1 (2.78%) IIS
3 1 (2.78%) Joomla!
3 1 (2.78%) Moodle
3 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.78%) Sitefinity
3 1 (2.78%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Fireworks
1 3 (8.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) GitHub
2 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.78%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (2.78%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 4 (11.11%) gulp
2 4 (11.11%) JIRA
3 3 (8.33%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (8.33%) GitLab
4 2 (5.56%) Grunt
5 1 (2.78%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.78%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (2.78%) PostCSS
5 1 (2.78%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (22.22%) Publishing
2 3 (8.33%) Marketing
3 2 (5.56%) Law
4 1 (2.78%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 24 (66.67%) Developer
2 19 (52.78%) Drupal Developer
3 6 (16.67%) PHP Developer
3 6 (16.67%) PHP Drupal Developer
4 5 (13.89%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (5.56%) Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Business Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Content Editor
7 2 (5.56%) Development Team Leader
7 2 (5.56%) HTML Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.56%) SQL Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Team Leader
8 1 (2.78%) LAMP Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Lead Architect
8 1 (2.78%) Technical Manager
8 1 (2.78%) Technical Project Manager
8 1 (2.78%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (52.78%) HTML
2 18 (50.00%) CSS
3 16 (44.44%) jQuery
4 8 (22.22%) Symfony
5 7 (19.44%) Ajax
6 5 (13.89%) LAMP
6 5 (13.89%) Web Services
7 3 (8.33%) XHTML
8 2 (5.56%) HTML5
8 2 (5.56%) J2EE
8 2 (5.56%) JSON
8 2 (5.56%) Node.js
8 2 (5.56%) REST
8 2 (5.56%) Sass
8 2 (5.56%) SOAP
8 2 (5.56%) Spring
8 2 (5.56%) Spring MVC
8 2 (5.56%) XML
9 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.78%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) User Experience
2 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.78%) Graphic Design
2 1 (2.78%) Private Cloud
2 1 (2.78%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
2 1 (2.78%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (27.78%) Web Development
3 7 (19.44%) SEO
3 7 (19.44%) Test Automation
4 5 (13.89%) Front End Development
5 4 (11.11%) Deployment Automation
5 4 (11.11%) MVC
5 4 (11.11%) OOP
5 4 (11.11%) Web Operations
6 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 3 (8.33%) Migration
6 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 3 (8.33%) Release Management
6 3 (8.33%) TDD
6 3 (8.33%) Waterfall
7 2 (5.56%) Business Analysis
7 2 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (5.56%) Project Management
7 2 (5.56%) Scrum
7 2 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (58.33%) PHP
2 20 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 7 (19.44%) Java
4 4 (11.11%) C#
4 4 (11.11%) C++
4 4 (11.11%) SQL
5 2 (5.56%) Go
5 2 (5.56%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.56%) Python
5 2 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
1 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.78%) Docker
1 1 (2.78%) vSphere
1 1 (2.78%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (2.78%) Citrix
2 1 (2.78%) Google
2 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (2.78%) VMware