Period
to 26 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Drupal Developer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 26 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
UK > England
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 555 669 671
Rank change year-on-year +114 +2 -100
Contract jobs requiring a Drupal Developer 266 198 182
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.30% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.21% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 141 141
England median daily rate £375 £375 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +22.95% -9.63%
10th Percentile £263 £285 £235
90th Percentile £438 £475 £425
UK median daily rate £375 £375 £300
% change year-on-year - +25.00% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
England median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK 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 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 83190 96482 97394
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.83% 95.11% 94.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 54340 63582 61420
England median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £263 £258 £238
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK median daily rate £430 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2649 2809 3806
England median hourly rate £18.18 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.32% +8.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £10.78 £10.50 £10.41
90th Percentile £48.75 £46.75 £44.50
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.63% +8.57% +2.94%

Drupal Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 6 months to 26 July 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 6 months to 26 July 2017. 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
London +29 128 £400 +6.67% 7
North of England +88 62 £325 -18.75% 3
North West +91 60 £325 -0.15% 3
South East +69 38 £350 +13.82% 3
Midlands +55 23 £325 +4.00% 2
West Midlands +45 13 £375 - 1
South West +7 13 £263 -6.25% 3
East Midlands 0 10 £304 -2.80% 1
East of England -14 2 £338 - 1
North East +52 1 £380 -
Yorkshire +8 1 £325 -23.53%
Drupal Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 England region featuring Drupal Developer in the job title.

1 266 (100.00%) Drupal
2 172 (64.66%) HTML
3 168 (63.16%) PHP
4 147 (55.26%) CSS
5 113 (42.48%) MySQL
6 100 (37.59%) JavaScript
7 80 (30.08%) jQuery
8 79 (29.70%) Git (software)
9 76 (28.57%) HTML5
10 75 (28.20%) Agile Software Development
11 45 (16.92%) Symfony
12 41 (15.41%) CSS3
13 30 (11.28%) Web Development
14 29 (10.90%) CMS
14 29 (10.90%) AngularJS
15 28 (10.53%) LAMP
16 25 (9.40%) Front End Development
17 24 (9.02%) Linux
18 22 (8.27%) Sass
19 21 (7.89%) WordPress
20 20 (7.52%) RESTful
21 19 (7.14%) Jenkins
22 18 (6.77%) Grunt
23 17 (6.39%) Scrum
23 17 (6.39%) Laravel
24 16 (6.02%) TDD
24 16 (6.02%) Migration
24 16 (6.02%) Marketing
24 16 (6.02%) XML
24 16 (6.02%) Greenfield Project

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
1 266 (100.00%) Drupal
2 29 (10.90%) CMS
3 21 (7.89%) WordPress
4 15 (5.64%) Apache
4 15 (5.64%) Apache Solr
5 8 (3.01%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (2.26%) Umbraco
7 5 (1.88%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.38%) Confluence
9 1 (0.38%) GeoServer
9 1 (0.38%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (2.63%) Magento
2 4 (1.50%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 3 (1.13%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.38%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.38%) GitHub
2 6 (2.26%) PaaS
3 4 (1.50%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.75%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.75%) SaaS
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.75%) Intranet
1 2 (0.75%) SSH
2 1 (0.38%) Internet
2 1 (0.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (42.48%) MySQL
2 8 (3.01%) MongoDB
3 7 (2.63%) Power BI
4 2 (0.75%) NoSQL
4 2 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.38%) GIS
5 1 (0.38%) Redis
5 1 (0.38%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 79 (29.70%) Git (software)
2 19 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 18 (6.77%) Grunt
4 10 (3.76%) PHPUnit
5 7 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (2.63%) gulp
5 7 (2.63%) Selenium
5 7 (2.63%) Subversion
5 7 (2.63%) Vagrant
6 5 (1.88%) Bitbucket
6 5 (1.88%) Hudson
6 5 (1.88%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (1.50%) Eclipse
7 4 (1.50%) GitLab
8 3 (1.13%) git-flow
8 3 (1.13%) JIRA
8 3 (1.13%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.75%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.75%) Jasmine
9 2 (0.75%) PhantomJS
General
1 16 (6.02%) Marketing
2 8 (3.01%) Finance
3 7 (2.63%) Retail
4 5 (1.88%) Banking
5 3 (1.13%) Games
5 3 (1.13%) Publishing
6 2 (0.75%) Local Government
7 1 (0.38%) Advertising
7 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 172 (64.66%) HTML
2 147 (55.26%) CSS
3 80 (30.08%) jQuery
4 76 (28.57%) HTML5
5 45 (16.92%) Symfony
6 41 (15.41%) CSS3
7 29 (10.90%) AngularJS
8 28 (10.53%) LAMP
9 22 (8.27%) Sass
10 20 (7.52%) RESTful
11 17 (6.39%) Laravel
12 16 (6.02%) XML
13 14 (5.26%) REST
14 13 (4.89%) Ajax
15 11 (4.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 8 (3.01%) SOAP
17 7 (2.63%) Drush
17 7 (2.63%) Node.js
18 6 (2.26%) Web Services
19 4 (1.50%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.02%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (3.38%) User Experience
3 5 (1.88%) iPad
4 3 (1.13%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (0.75%) Algorithms
5 2 (0.75%) Digital Media
5 2 (0.75%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (0.75%) NHS
6 1 (0.38%) Fintech
6 1 (0.38%) Social Media
6 1 (0.38%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 24 (9.02%) Linux
2 3 (1.13%) SUSE
3 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (28.20%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (11.28%) Web Development
3 25 (9.40%) Front End Development
4 17 (6.39%) Scrum
5 16 (6.02%) Migration
5 16 (6.02%) TDD
6 15 (5.64%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (5.26%) DevOps
7 14 (5.26%) OOP
8 13 (4.89%) MVC
9 12 (4.51%) Unit Testing
10 10 (3.76%) OO
10 10 (3.76%) Time Management
11 9 (3.38%) BDD
11 9 (3.38%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (3.01%) Configuration Management
12 8 (3.01%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (3.01%) E-Commerce
12 8 (3.01%) Open Source
12 8 (3.01%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 168 (63.16%) PHP
2 100 (37.59%) JavaScript
3 15 (5.64%) SQL
4 13 (4.89%) Python
5 6 (2.26%) R
6 3 (1.13%) Java
7 2 (0.75%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.38%) Perl
8 1 (0.38%) PHP 5
8 1 (0.38%) PHP 7
8 1 (0.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (1.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.13%) BC Cleared
3 2 (0.75%) CCA
4 1 (0.38%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.50%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.50%) Varnish
2 3 (1.13%) Docker
3 1 (0.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (3.01%) Ansible
2 7 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (2.63%) Puppet
3 2 (0.75%) Kibana
3 2 (0.75%) logstash
4 1 (0.38%) Plesk
Vendors
1 13 (4.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (2.26%) Atlassian
2 6 (2.26%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (2.26%) Zend
3 5 (1.88%) IBM
4 3 (1.13%) Google
4 3 (1.13%) Panasonic
5 2 (0.75%) Sitecore
5 2 (0.75%) Splunk
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle
6 1 (0.38%) Twitter
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Rate: £275 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago