The median contractor rate for a Drupal Developer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 28 April 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
UK / England
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 440 543 535
Rank change year-on-year +103 -8  
Contract jobs requiring a Drupal Developer 143 82 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.33% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.17% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 60 49
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £300 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £428 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year - +8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 41157 48919 48039
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.60% 95.22% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 26881 32292 29584
Median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.52% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £398 £375
% change year-on-year +0.62% +6.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1340 1390 1931
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.10 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.70
% change year-on-year - +4.79%  

Drupal Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Drupal Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Drupal Developer in England

Drupal Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Drupal Developer in England

Drupal Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Drupal Developer in England over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Drupal Developer in England

Drupal Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Drupal Developer in England

Drupal Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 28 April 2017. 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 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
London +40 67 £375 - 17
North West +63 31 £323 -24.11% 13
South East +29 17 £456 +52.08% 4
South West +7 11 £264 -18.84% 1
West Midlands +30 9 £375 - 2
East Midlands -7 6 £300 -4.00% 2
East of England - 2 £338 -
Drupal Developer
UK

Drupal Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 England region featuring Drupal Developer in the job title.

1 261 (100.00%) Drupal
2 147 (56.32%) PHP
3 146 (55.94%) HTML
4 126 (48.28%) CSS
5 93 (35.63%) MySQL
6 87 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 68 (26.05%) Agile Software Development
8 66 (25.29%) jQuery
9 56 (21.46%) HTML5
10 51 (19.54%) Git (software)
11 38 (14.56%) Web Development
12 36 (13.79%) Symfony
13 35 (13.41%) CMS
14 29 (11.11%) Sass
15 23 (8.81%) CSS3
15 23 (8.81%) AngularJS
16 22 (8.43%) Front End Development
17 19 (7.28%) LAMP
17 19 (7.28%) Migration
18 18 (6.90%) XML
18 18 (6.90%) Greenfield Project
19 15 (5.75%) Jenkins
19 15 (5.75%) Scrum
20 14 (5.36%) TDD
20 14 (5.36%) Microsoft
20 14 (5.36%) Marketing
21 13 (4.98%) Time Management
21 13 (4.98%) CRM
21 13 (4.98%) REST
21 13 (4.98%) Laravel

Drupal Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 261 (100.00%) Drupal
2 35 (13.41%) CMS
3 12 (4.60%) Apache Solr
4 11 (4.21%) Apache
5 9 (3.45%) WordPress
6 5 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (1.92%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.38%) Confluence
7 1 (0.38%) SAS
7 1 (0.38%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (1.15%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.53%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 3 (1.15%) Magento
3 1 (0.38%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.30%) GitHub
1 6 (2.30%) PaaS
2 5 (1.92%) SaaS
3 1 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.38%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.77%) Internet
1 2 (0.77%) Intranet
2 1 (0.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (35.63%) MySQL
2 7 (2.68%) Power BI
3 6 (2.30%) MongoDB
3 6 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (1.15%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.15%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.77%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (0.77%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 51 (19.54%) Git (software)
2 15 (5.75%) Jenkins
3 12 (4.60%) Grunt
4 8 (3.07%) PHPUnit
5 6 (2.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (2.30%) Vagrant
6 5 (1.92%) gulp
6 5 (1.92%) Hudson
6 5 (1.92%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (1.53%) Selenium
8 1 (0.38%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.38%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.38%) Firebug
8 1 (0.38%) JIRA
8 1 (0.38%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.38%) PhpStorm
8 1 (0.38%) Redmine
8 1 (0.38%) Subversion
General
1 14 (5.36%) Marketing
2 5 (1.92%) Finance
2 5 (1.92%) Publishing
3 4 (1.53%) Banking
4 3 (1.15%) Retail
4 3 (1.15%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.77%) Local Government
6 1 (0.38%) Front Office
6 1 (0.38%) Interactive Media
6 1 (0.38%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (55.94%) HTML
2 126 (48.28%) CSS
3 66 (25.29%) jQuery
4 56 (21.46%) HTML5
5 36 (13.79%) Symfony
6 29 (11.11%) Sass
7 23 (8.81%) AngularJS
7 23 (8.81%) CSS3
8 19 (7.28%) LAMP
9 18 (6.90%) XML
10 13 (4.98%) Laravel
10 13 (4.98%) REST
11 12 (4.60%) Behat
12 9 (3.45%) Ajax
12 9 (3.45%) Web Services
13 8 (3.07%) JSON
13 8 (3.07%) RESTful
14 6 (2.30%) Middleware
14 6 (2.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 4 (1.53%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.90%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (3.07%) User Experience
3 4 (1.53%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (1.53%) Digital Media
4 3 (1.15%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.77%) Algorithms
5 2 (0.77%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.77%) iPad
5 2 (0.77%) NHS
6 1 (0.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (4.60%) Linux
2 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (26.05%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (14.56%) Web Development
3 22 (8.43%) Front End Development
4 19 (7.28%) Migration
5 15 (5.75%) Scrum
6 14 (5.36%) TDD
7 13 (4.98%) CRM
7 13 (4.98%) Time Management
8 12 (4.60%) BDD
9 11 (4.21%) Content Management
9 11 (4.21%) Performance Optimisation
10 10 (3.83%) E-Commerce
11 9 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (3.45%) DevOps
12 8 (3.07%) Configuration Management
12 8 (3.07%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 8 (3.07%) OO
12 8 (3.07%) Software Engineering
13 7 (2.68%) Data Modelling
13 7 (2.68%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 147 (56.32%) PHP
2 87 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 12 (4.60%) SQL
4 11 (4.21%) Python
5 6 (2.30%) Java
5 6 (2.30%) R
6 1 (0.38%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 5 (1.92%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.15%) BC Cleared
3 2 (0.77%) CCA
4 1 (0.38%) Degree
4 1 (0.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.21%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.15%) Varnish
2 1 (0.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (2.30%) Ansible
2 5 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.92%) Puppet
3 2 (0.77%) Piwik
4 1 (0.38%) Plesk
Vendors
1 14 (5.36%) Microsoft
2 7 (2.68%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (1.92%) Atlassian
3 5 (1.92%) IBM
4 3 (1.15%) Panasonic
4 3 (1.15%) Zend
5 2 (0.77%) Siebel
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle
6 1 (0.38%) PayPal
6 1 (0.38%) Xerox
Liverpool, Merseyside
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £200 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Twin Group
Rate: From £160 to £240 per day based on individuals' skills and experience
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £340 per day 3 Months Contract
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £420 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool
Applause IT Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + Neg.
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Lancashire
Square One Resources
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Chassam Contract
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Searchability
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 4 days ago