Period
to 12 November 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 12 November 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
12 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 553 474 476
Rank change year-on-year -79 +2 -23
Contract jobs citing Drupal 222 406 440
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.29% 0.43% 0.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.95% 2.55% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 278 317
England median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -2.44%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £235
90th Percentile £525 £497 £450
UK median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 7
England median hourly rate £34.00 £34.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +17.24% -15.33%
10th Percentile £19.40 £24.00 £25.00
90th Percentile £40.20 £44.20 £36.50
UK median hourly rate £34.00 £34.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year - +17.24% -15.33%

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 11,392 15,908 15,599
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.87% 16.92% 16.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,438 10,487 10,292
England median daily rate £451 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.06% +3.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £263 £275 £263
90th Percentile £638 £631 £613
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 265 363 402
England median hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +7.32% +2.50%
10th Percentile £10.88 £12.28 £11.00
90th Percentile £53.75 £47.50 £47.83
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -

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 12 November 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 12 November 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 12 November 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 -47 100 £425 +8.97% 35
South East +4 46 £313 -21.88% 11
North of England +33 34 £400 +8.11% 22
Yorkshire +40 29 £400 -8.57% 9
South West -4 28 £325 +18.18% 30
Midlands +21 9 £325 -13.33% 8
West Midlands +27 8 £325 +1.96% 3
East of England +34 5 £450 +53.85% 5
North West +10 4 £300 - 8
North East +12 1 £400 +11.89% 5
East Midlands +8 1 - - 5
Drupal
UK

For the 6 months to 12 November 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.

1 141 (63.51%) PHP
2 98 (44.14%) JavaScript
3 89 (40.09%) HTML
3 89 (40.09%) CSS
4 66 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
5 60 (27.03%) CMS
6 57 (25.68%) Git (software)
7 46 (20.72%) AngularJS
8 41 (18.47%) MySQL
9 39 (17.57%) HTML5
10 38 (17.12%) Web Development
11 36 (16.22%) CSS3
11 36 (16.22%) Front End Development
12 34 (15.32%) jQuery
13 32 (14.41%) Open Source
14 29 (13.06%) AWS
15 28 (12.61%) Scrum
16 27 (12.16%) Java
17 26 (11.71%) JIRA
17 26 (11.71%) Node.js
18 25 (11.26%) WordPress
19 22 (9.91%) Linux
19 22 (9.91%) TypeScript
19 22 (9.91%) User Experience
19 22 (9.91%) React
20 20 (9.01%) Selenium
20 20 (9.01%) Content Management
20 20 (9.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 19 (8.56%) Sass
21 19 (8.56%) DevOps

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 60 (27.03%) CMS
2 25 (11.26%) WordPress
3 11 (4.95%) Apache
4 7 (3.15%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (2.70%) Moodle
5 6 (2.70%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.80%) Apache Solr
6 4 (1.80%) Jadu
6 4 (1.80%) JBoss
6 4 (1.80%) Totara
7 3 (1.35%) Confluence
7 3 (1.35%) Liferay
7 3 (1.35%) SilverStripe
8 2 (0.90%) Headless CMS
8 2 (0.90%) Joomla!
8 2 (0.90%) nginx
8 2 (0.90%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 18 (8.11%) Photoshop
2 7 (3.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (1.80%) Zeplin
5 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.45%) Final Cut Pro
6 1 (0.45%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 10 (4.50%) Magento
2 6 (2.70%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.45%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.45%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 29 (13.06%) AWS
2 15 (6.76%) Azure
2 15 (6.76%) Heroku
3 11 (4.95%) Google Analytics
4 4 (1.80%) GCP
4 4 (1.80%) GitHub
5 3 (1.35%) Slack
6 1 (0.45%) Akamai
6 1 (0.45%) Amazon ECS
6 1 (0.45%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.45%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.45%) Fastly
6 1 (0.45%) Google Tag Manager
6 1 (0.45%) npm
6 1 (0.45%) Office 365
6 1 (0.45%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.45%) SaaS
6 1 (0.45%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.70%) DNS
1 6 (2.70%) SSH
2 5 (2.25%) Intranet
3 4 (1.80%) Internet
4 3 (1.35%) Extranet
5 1 (0.45%) DHCP
5 1 (0.45%) Skype
5 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (18.47%) MySQL
2 16 (7.21%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (2.70%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.90%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.45%) Redis
5 1 (0.45%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 57 (25.68%) Git (software)
2 26 (11.71%) JIRA
3 20 (9.01%) Selenium
4 13 (5.86%) Bitbucket
5 9 (4.05%) Jenkins
6 8 (3.60%) gulp
7 7 (3.15%) Grunt
8 6 (2.70%) Vagrant
9 4 (1.80%) Visual Studio
9 4 (1.80%) Visual Studio Team System
10 3 (1.35%) Dreamweaver
10 3 (1.35%) LoadRunner
10 3 (1.35%) SpecFlow
11 2 (0.90%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.90%) Subversion
11 2 (0.90%) Travis CI
12 1 (0.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (0.45%) HP UFT
12 1 (0.45%) PHPUnit
12 1 (0.45%) TeamCity
General
1 17 (7.66%) Retail
2 10 (4.50%) Marketing
3 8 (3.60%) Finance
4 6 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.35%) Public Sector
5 3 (1.35%) Publishing
6 2 (0.90%) Banking
6 2 (0.90%) Electronics
6 2 (0.90%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.90%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.45%) Advertising
7 1 (0.45%) Games
7 1 (0.45%) Legal
7 1 (0.45%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 168 (75.68%) Developer
2 95 (42.79%) Drupal Developer
3 48 (21.62%) PHP Developer
4 21 (9.46%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 20 (9.01%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 12 (5.41%) Angular Developer
6 12 (5.41%) Web Content Specialist
6 12 (5.41%) Web Specialist
7 9 (4.05%) DevOps Engineer
7 9 (4.05%) Full Stack Developer
7 9 (4.05%) Web Developer
8 8 (3.60%) Senior Developer
8 8 (3.60%) Senior DevOps
8 8 (3.60%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 7 (3.15%) Agile Developer
9 7 (3.15%) JavaScript Developer
10 5 (2.25%) Senior PHP Developer
11 4 (1.80%) Designer
11 4 (1.80%) MySQL Developer
11 4 (1.80%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (40.09%) CSS
1 89 (40.09%) HTML
2 46 (20.72%) AngularJS
3 39 (17.57%) HTML5
4 36 (16.22%) CSS3
5 34 (15.32%) jQuery
6 26 (11.71%) Node.js
7 22 (9.91%) React
8 20 (9.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 19 (8.56%) Sass
10 16 (7.21%) Laravel
11 14 (6.31%) REST
12 13 (5.86%) LAMP
13 11 (4.95%) Ajax
14 10 (4.50%) Symfony
15 9 (4.05%) Web Services
16 6 (2.70%) React Native
16 6 (2.70%) RESTful
16 6 (2.70%) Vue.js
17 5 (2.25%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.91%) User Experience
2 9 (4.05%) EPoS
3 8 (3.60%) Mobile App
4 7 (3.15%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (2.25%) Social Media
6 4 (1.80%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.80%) e-Learning
6 4 (1.80%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.35%) PMI
8 2 (0.90%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.90%) W3C
9 1 (0.45%) BBC
9 1 (0.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.45%) FMCG
9 1 (0.45%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.45%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.45%) Replication
9 1 (0.45%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.45%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 22 (9.91%) Linux
2 3 (1.35%) Unix
3 2 (0.90%) Mac OS X
3 2 (0.90%) Ubuntu
3 2 (0.90%) Windows
4 1 (0.45%) Android
4 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.45%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.45%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (17.12%) Web Development
3 36 (16.22%) Front End Development
4 32 (14.41%) Open Source
5 28 (12.61%) Scrum
6 20 (9.01%) Content Management
7 19 (8.56%) DevOps
8 17 (7.66%) Migration
8 17 (7.66%) Test Automation
9 16 (7.21%) Analytics
10 15 (6.76%) MVC
11 13 (5.86%) Cross-Browser Development
11 13 (5.86%) E-Commerce
11 13 (5.86%) Project Management
11 13 (5.86%) SEO
12 11 (4.95%) Problem-Solving
13 10 (4.50%) Workflow
14 9 (4.05%) CRM
14 9 (4.05%) SDLC
14 9 (4.05%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 141 (63.51%) PHP
2 98 (44.14%) JavaScript
3 27 (12.16%) Java
4 22 (9.91%) TypeScript
5 7 (3.15%) Bash Shell
6 6 (2.70%) Ruby
7 5 (2.25%) ES6
8 3 (1.35%) Perl
8 3 (1.35%) Python
9 2 (0.90%) C#
9 2 (0.90%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.90%) SQL
10 1 (0.45%) PHP 5
10 1 (0.45%) PHP 7
10 1 (0.45%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (1.80%) Degree
2 3 (1.35%) PMI Certification
2 3 (1.35%) PMP
3 2 (0.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.90%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.45%) A+ Certification
4 1 (0.45%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.45%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.45%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.45%) MBA
4 1 (0.45%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.60%) GDPR
2 7 (3.15%) QA
3 2 (0.90%) SLA
4 1 (0.45%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.45%) PMO
4 1 (0.45%) WAI
System Software
1 13 (5.86%) Docker
2 2 (0.90%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.90%) Varnish
2 2 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (3.15%) Ansible
2 6 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (2.25%) Kubernetes
4 3 (1.35%) Terraform
5 1 (0.45%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (0.45%) Kibana
5 1 (0.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (6.76%) Google
2 14 (6.31%) Apple
3 13 (5.86%) Yahoo!
4 9 (4.05%) Hotjar
4 9 (4.05%) NCR
5 8 (3.60%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (3.15%) Microsoft
7 4 (1.80%) Adobe
8 3 (1.35%) Zend
9 2 (0.90%) hybris
9 2 (0.90%) SAP
9 2 (0.90%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.90%) Talend
10 1 (0.45%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.45%) Oracle
10 1 (0.45%) Veracode