Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 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
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 234 205 204
Rank change year-on-year -29 -1 +42
Contract jobs citing Drupal 13 26 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.19% 0.42% 0.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.15% 2.41% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 22 17
City of London median daily rate £375 £356 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -1.72% +21.85%
10th Percentile £238 £325 £300
90th Percentile £415 £554 £494
Central London median daily rate £363 £375 £325
% change year-on-year -3.33% +15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
City of London median hourly rate £32.00 - £55.00
10th Percentile £31.00 - £50.00
90th Percentile £33.00 - £60.00
Central London median hourly rate £32.00 - £55.00

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 1,126 1,080 1,022
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 16.25% 17.54% 15.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 881 825 761
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +8.43%
10th Percentile £308 £270 £283
90th Percentile £644 £638 £638
Central London median daily rate £500 £473 £438
% change year-on-year +5.82% +8.00% +4.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 5 17
City of London median hourly rate £20.00 £30.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +57.89% +8.57%
10th Percentile £12.50 £16.39 £11.25
90th Percentile £33.30 £92.25 £40.35
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £26.17 £19.00
% change year-on-year -23.57% +37.72% +6.65%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 8 (61.54%) PHP
2 7 (53.85%) HTML
2 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
2 7 (53.85%) CSS
3 6 (46.15%) CMS
3 6 (46.15%) MySQL
4 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (38.46%) Jenkins
5 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
5 4 (30.77%) HTML5
5 4 (30.77%) LAMP
5 4 (30.77%) Linux
6 3 (23.08%) OO
6 3 (23.08%) Web Services
6 3 (23.08%) CSS3
6 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (23.08%) Office 365
6 3 (23.08%) Apache Solr
6 3 (23.08%) Ajax
6 3 (23.08%) jQuery
6 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (23.08%) GitHub
6 3 (23.08%) OO PHP
7 2 (15.38%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (15.38%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (15.38%) Front End Development
7 2 (15.38%) GDPR
7 2 (15.38%) JIRA
7 2 (15.38%) QA
7 2 (15.38%) CodeIgniter

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 6 (46.15%) CMS
2 3 (23.08%) Apache Solr
3 1 (7.69%) IIS
3 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (23.08%) GitHub
1 3 (23.08%) Office 365
2 2 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (15.38%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) MySQL
2 2 (15.38%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Jenkins
2 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
3 2 (15.38%) JIRA
4 1 (7.69%) GitLab
General
1 2 (15.38%) Marketing
1 2 (15.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Drupal Developer
2 7 (53.85%) PHP Developer
3 6 (46.15%) PHP Drupal Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (15.38%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (15.38%) HTML Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Web Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Backend Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Content Strategist
6 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Platform Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Unix Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) CSS
1 7 (53.85%) HTML
2 4 (30.77%) HTML5
2 4 (30.77%) LAMP
3 3 (23.08%) Ajax
3 3 (23.08%) CSS3
3 3 (23.08%) jQuery
3 3 (23.08%) Web Services
4 2 (15.38%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (7.69%) LDAP
5 1 (7.69%) Sass
5 1 (7.69%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
1 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Ubuntu
3 1 (7.69%) Unix
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (23.08%) OO
2 3 (23.08%) OO PHP
3 2 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
3 2 (15.38%) Front End Development
3 2 (15.38%) Marketing Strategy
3 2 (15.38%) Workflow
4 1 (7.69%) Content Management
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Release Management
4 1 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (7.69%) SEO
4 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) PHP
2 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
3 1 (7.69%) Perl
3 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) GDPR
1 2 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) XenApp
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Citrix
1 1 (7.69%) Google
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) Screaming Frog
1 1 (7.69%) VMware