Period
to 26 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 26 June 2019 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
UK > England
6 months to
26 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 561 520 425
Rank change year-on-year -41 -95 +82
Contract jobs citing Drupal 268 341 445
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.32% 0.37% 0.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.04% 2.26% 3.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 238 328
England median daily rate £375 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71% -1.82%
10th Percentile £246 £250 £238
90th Percentile £529 £500 £450
UK median daily rate £350 £370 £350
% change year-on-year -5.41% +5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 2
England median hourly rate £34.00 £23.50 £102.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.68% -76.96% +1033.33%
10th Percentile £22.65 £15.45 £40.55
90th Percentile £47.37 £33.00 £171.85
UK median hourly rate £34.00 £23.50 £102.00
% change year-on-year +44.68% -76.96% +1033.33%

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 England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 13,106 15,101 14,483
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 15.74% 16.42% 17.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,427 10,085 9,395
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +3.55%
10th Percentile £275 £268 £263
90th Percentile £644 £625 £606
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 285 345 343
England median hourly rate £19.81 £20.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.98% -2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.66 £11.25
90th Percentile £49.50 £51.25 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £19.56
% change year-on-year +2.56% -0.32% -4.57%

Drupal
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Drupal as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Drupal in England

Drupal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Drupal in England

Drupal
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Drupal in England over the 6 months to 26 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Drupal in England

Drupal
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Drupal in England

Drupal
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Drupal in England over the 6 months to 26 June 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Drupal in England

Drupal
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 within the England region over the 6 months to 26 June 2019. 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 +36 141 £400 +14.29% 28
South East -32 58 £300 -20.00% 3
North of England +13 29 £325 -18.75% 4
South West -21 26 £338 -6.90% 11
Yorkshire +26 14 £325 -23.53% 3
North West +10 14 £350 +3.70% 1
Midlands -7 13 £363 +11.54% 9
West Midlands -7 11 £363 +45.00% 3
East Midlands +11 2 £363 -27.50% 6
East of England -7 2 £325 +11.11% 1
North East +27 1 £400 +95.12%
Drupal
UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 2019, 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 England region with a requirement for Drupal.

1 152 (56.72%) PHP
2 118 (44.03%) CSS
3 114 (42.54%) HTML
4 107 (39.93%) JavaScript
5 93 (34.70%) CMS
6 70 (26.12%) Agile Software Development
7 65 (24.25%) Git (software)
8 59 (22.01%) CSS3
9 57 (21.27%) MySQL
10 55 (20.52%) HTML5
11 54 (20.15%) jQuery
12 48 (17.91%) Web Development
13 46 (17.16%) Front End Development
14 41 (15.30%) Linux
15 37 (13.81%) WordPress
16 34 (12.69%) User Experience
17 32 (11.94%) Sass
18 31 (11.57%) Amazon AWS
18 31 (11.57%) Scrum
19 30 (11.19%) JIRA
20 29 (10.82%) Java
20 29 (10.82%) Analytics
21 27 (10.07%) Content Management
22 26 (9.70%) E-Commerce
22 26 (9.70%) Open Source
23 25 (9.33%) Marketing
23 25 (9.33%) Migration
24 24 (8.96%) AngularJS
24 24 (8.96%) Node.js
25 23 (8.58%) Twitter Bootstrap

Drupal
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 93 (34.70%) CMS
2 37 (13.81%) WordPress
3 10 (3.73%) Umbraco
4 8 (2.99%) Apache
4 8 (2.99%) Apache Solr
4 8 (2.99%) Confluence
5 7 (2.61%) SharePoint
6 6 (2.24%) Moodle
7 4 (1.49%) Apache Spark
7 4 (1.49%) JBoss
8 3 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.12%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (1.12%) Totara
9 2 (0.75%) DNN
9 2 (0.75%) Headless CMS
9 2 (0.75%) IIS
9 2 (0.75%) Jadu
9 2 (0.75%) Kentico
9 2 (0.75%) TYPO3
10 1 (0.37%) Joomla!
Applications
1 18 (6.72%) Photoshop
2 9 (3.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (2.24%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.49%) Fireworks
5 3 (1.12%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (0.75%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.75%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 19 (7.09%) Magento
2 6 (2.24%) Oracle CRM
2 6 (2.24%) Oracle CRM On Demand
3 4 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 31 (11.57%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (5.22%) Google Analytics
3 12 (4.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (3.73%) Heroku
5 7 (2.61%) npm
6 6 (2.24%) SaaS
7 5 (1.87%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (1.87%) Apigee
8 4 (1.49%) Amazon ECS
8 4 (1.49%) Trello
9 3 (1.12%) DigitalOcean
9 3 (1.12%) Dynamics 365
9 3 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (0.75%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.75%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.75%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (0.75%) GitHub
10 2 (0.75%) IaaS
10 2 (0.75%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.49%) SSH
2 3 (1.12%) NFC
3 2 (0.75%) Firewall
3 2 (0.75%) Intranet
4 1 (0.37%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (21.27%) MySQL
2 11 (4.10%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (1.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (1.49%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.49%) MongoDB
3 4 (1.49%) Redis
3 4 (1.49%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (1.12%) Amazon Aurora
4 3 (1.12%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (0.75%) MariaDB
5 2 (0.75%) phpMyAdmin
5 2 (0.75%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.75%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.37%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 65 (24.25%) Git (software)
2 30 (11.19%) JIRA
3 19 (7.09%) gulp
4 16 (5.97%) Jenkins
5 10 (3.73%) Selenium
6 9 (3.36%) GitLab
6 9 (3.36%) Grunt
6 9 (3.36%) Vagrant
7 8 (2.99%) GoCD
8 7 (2.61%) Dreamweaver
9 5 (1.87%) Travis CI
10 4 (1.49%) SonarQube
11 3 (1.12%) Bitbucket
11 3 (1.12%) Visual Studio Team System
12 2 (0.75%) Axure RP
12 2 (0.75%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.75%) Mercurial
12 2 (0.75%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.75%) webpack
13 1 (0.37%) WebDriver
General
1 25 (9.33%) Marketing
2 16 (5.97%) Finance
3 12 (4.48%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (2.61%) Banking
4 7 (2.61%) Publishing
4 7 (2.61%) Retail
5 3 (1.12%) Law
6 2 (0.75%) Games
7 1 (0.37%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 197 (73.51%) Developer
2 115 (42.91%) Drupal Developer
3 41 (15.30%) PHP Developer
4 31 (11.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 18 (6.72%) Full Stack Developer
6 14 (5.22%) Web Developer
7 11 (4.10%) Analyst
7 11 (4.10%) DevOps Engineer
8 10 (3.73%) PHP Drupal Developer
8 10 (3.73%) Project Manager
9 9 (3.36%) Digital Project Manager
9 9 (3.36%) Junior
10 8 (2.99%) Junior Developer
11 6 (2.24%) Administrator
11 6 (2.24%) Architect
11 6 (2.24%) E-Commerce Administrator
11 6 (2.24%) HTML Developer
11 6 (2.24%) PHP Web Developer
11 6 (2.24%) Senior Developer
11 6 (2.24%) Web Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (44.03%) CSS
2 114 (42.54%) HTML
3 59 (22.01%) CSS3
4 55 (20.52%) HTML5
5 54 (20.15%) jQuery
6 32 (11.94%) Sass
7 24 (8.96%) AngularJS
7 24 (8.96%) Node.js
8 23 (8.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 19 (7.09%) LAMP
10 18 (6.72%) React
11 17 (6.34%) Symfony
12 16 (5.97%) Behat
12 16 (5.97%) Laravel
12 16 (5.97%) REST
12 16 (5.97%) Twig
13 15 (5.60%) Web Services
14 13 (4.85%) LESS
14 13 (4.85%) SOAP
15 10 (3.73%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (12.69%) User Experience
2 18 (6.72%) Greenfield Project
3 13 (4.85%) Mobile App
4 9 (3.36%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (2.99%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.99%) Social Media
6 7 (2.61%) e-Learning
7 5 (1.87%) Smartphone
8 4 (1.49%) iPad
9 3 (1.12%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (0.75%) DataPower
10 2 (0.75%) EPoS
10 2 (0.75%) FMCG
10 2 (0.75%) NHS
10 2 (0.75%) Taxonomies
10 2 (0.75%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.75%) W3C
11 1 (0.37%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.37%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.37%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 41 (15.30%) Linux
2 11 (4.10%) Windows
3 8 (2.99%) Android
4 6 (2.24%) Apple iOS
4 6 (2.24%) Unix
5 4 (1.49%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.75%) CentOS
6 2 (0.75%) Gentoo
6 2 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (26.12%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (17.91%) Web Development
3 46 (17.16%) Front End Development
4 31 (11.57%) Scrum
5 29 (10.82%) Analytics
6 27 (10.07%) Content Management
7 26 (9.70%) E-Commerce
7 26 (9.70%) Open Source
8 25 (9.33%) Migration
9 22 (8.21%) DevOps
9 22 (8.21%) Problem-Solving
10 20 (7.46%) MVC
11 19 (7.09%) TDD
12 17 (6.34%) SEO
13 16 (5.97%) Unit Testing
14 14 (5.22%) OO
14 14 (5.22%) OOP
14 14 (5.22%) Workflow
15 13 (4.85%) Configuration Management
15 13 (4.85%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 152 (56.72%) PHP
2 107 (39.93%) JavaScript
3 29 (10.82%) Java
4 12 (4.48%) SQL
5 10 (3.73%) Python
6 8 (2.99%) Bash Shell
6 8 (2.99%) C#
6 8 (2.99%) Ruby
7 7 (2.61%) ES6
8 6 (2.24%) Perl
8 6 (2.24%) TypeScript
9 4 (1.49%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.37%) Go
10 1 (0.37%) PHP 5
10 1 (0.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (2.24%) Degree
1 6 (2.24%) PMI Certification
1 6 (2.24%) PMP
2 4 (1.49%) Master's Degree
2 4 (1.49%) MBA
3 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.36%) QA
2 3 (1.12%) GDPR
3 2 (0.75%) GxP
3 2 (0.75%) WCAG
4 1 (0.37%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.37%) WAI
System Software
1 20 (7.46%) Docker
2 2 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.37%) Shibboleth
3 1 (0.37%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 10 (3.73%) Ansible
1 10 (3.73%) Terraform
2 4 (1.49%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.49%) Puppet
3 2 (0.75%) Nagios
3 2 (0.75%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.37%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 19 (7.09%) Google
2 16 (5.97%) Salesforce.com
3 9 (3.36%) Apple
3 9 (3.36%) Yahoo!
4 8 (2.99%) Hotjar
5 7 (2.61%) Oracle
6 5 (1.87%) Atlassian
7 4 (1.49%) Adobe
7 4 (1.49%) hybris
7 4 (1.49%) New Relic
7 4 (1.49%) Sitecore
7 4 (1.49%) Talend
7 4 (1.49%) Zend
8 2 (0.75%) IBM
8 2 (0.75%) Microsoft
8 2 (0.75%) NCR
8 2 (0.75%) WSO2
9 1 (0.37%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.37%) Pardot
9 1 (0.37%) Red Hat