Period
to 26 November 2021

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 November 2021 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 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 590 466 566
Rank change year-on-year -124 +100 -66
Contract jobs citing Drupal 158 59 222
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.22% 0.19% 0.29%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.74% 1.32% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 43 149
10th Percentile £284 £215 £263
25th Percentile £319 £263 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £393 £300 £400
Median % change year-on-year +30.83% -25.00% +3.23%
75th Percentile £519 £481 £450
90th Percentile £605 £598 £503
UK median daily rate £400 £305 £400
% change year-on-year +31.15% -23.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Median hourly rate - - £29.00
UK median hourly rate £20.00 - £29.00

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 England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 9,057 4,480 11,059
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 12.77% 14.68% 14.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,308 3,062 7,380
10th Percentile £313 £281 £256
25th Percentile £413 £363 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £515 £473 £450
Median % change year-on-year +8.89% +5.00% -3.23%
75th Percentile £625 £569 £550
90th Percentile £700 £663 £638
UK median daily rate £507 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +6.79% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 144 241
10th Percentile £14.25 £12.63 £10.60
25th Percentile £16.26 £17.74 £13.50
Median hourly rate £21.75 £24.25 £19.00
Median % change year-on-year -10.31% +27.63% -5.00%
75th Percentile £48.75 £45.60 £35.75
90th Percentile £65.00 £60.78 £53.75
UK median hourly rate £23.14 £25.00 £20.52
% change year-on-year -7.44% +21.83% +2.60%

Drupal
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Drupal in England

Drupal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Drupal in England.

Daily rate trend for Drupal in England

Drupal
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Drupal in England over the 6 months to 26 November 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Drupal in England

Drupal
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Drupal in England.

Hourly rate trend 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 November 2021. 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 -148 76 £425 +38.21% 17
North of England -55 26 £370 -10.30% 7
North West -42 17 £338 -28.95% 2
South East -87 16 £400 +33.33% 4
South West -43 12 £388 +40.91% 11
Yorkshire -37 9 £400 -3.03% 4
East of England - 3 £500 - 4
East Midlands -41 2 £250 -33.33% 3
Midlands -71 2 £250 -16.67% 4
Drupal
UK

For the 6 months to 26 November 2021, 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 73 (46.20%) CMS
2 53 (33.54%) JavaScript
3 48 (30.38%) PHP
4 41 (25.95%) HTML
5 39 (24.68%) CSS
5 39 (24.68%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (20.25%) MySQL
7 30 (18.99%) Content Management
7 30 (18.99%) Full Stack Development
8 26 (16.46%) SharePoint
9 22 (13.92%) jQuery
10 20 (12.66%) JIRA
11 18 (11.39%) AngularJS
12 17 (10.76%) Docker
12 17 (10.76%) DevOps
12 17 (10.76%) Salesforce.com
12 17 (10.76%) Front End Development
13 16 (10.13%) User Experience
13 16 (10.13%) Social Skills
13 16 (10.13%) Microsoft 365
14 15 (9.49%) Git (software)
14 15 (9.49%) Microsoft
14 15 (9.49%) CRM
14 15 (9.49%) OOP
15 14 (8.86%) Migration
15 14 (8.86%) Azure
15 14 (8.86%) Sass
15 14 (8.86%) Node.js
15 14 (8.86%) Accessibility
16 13 (8.23%) AWS

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 73 (46.20%) CMS
2 26 (16.46%) SharePoint
3 9 (5.70%) WordPress
4 8 (5.06%) Apache
5 7 (4.43%) Confluence
6 5 (3.16%) Sitecore CMS
6 5 (3.16%) Tomcat
6 5 (3.16%) Umbraco
7 4 (2.53%) Apache Solr
7 4 (2.53%) Headless CMS
7 4 (2.53%) OpenStack
8 3 (1.90%) EPiServer
9 2 (1.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.63%) IIS
10 1 (0.63%) Kentico
10 1 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 9 (5.70%) Photoshop
2 8 (5.06%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.27%) Inkscape
3 2 (1.27%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.27%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 6 (3.80%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.13%) Microsoft 365
2 14 (8.86%) Azure
3 13 (8.23%) AWS
4 10 (6.33%) Power Platform
5 9 (5.70%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 8 (5.06%) PowerApps
7 5 (3.16%) npm
8 3 (1.90%) Google Docs
8 3 (1.90%) Slack
9 2 (1.27%) Amplience
9 2 (1.27%) Cloud9 IDE
9 2 (1.27%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (1.27%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.63%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.63%) Apigee
10 1 (0.63%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.63%) Heroku
10 1 (0.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.06%) DNS
2 3 (1.90%) SSL
3 2 (1.27%) DKIM
3 2 (1.27%) DMARC
3 2 (1.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (20.25%) MySQL
2 8 (5.06%) Power BI
2 8 (5.06%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.16%) MariaDB
4 3 (1.90%) Redis
5 2 (1.27%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.63%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (12.66%) JIRA
2 15 (9.49%) Git (software)
3 9 (5.70%) Dreamweaver
3 9 (5.70%) gulp
4 8 (5.06%) webpack
5 6 (3.80%) Bitbucket
5 6 (3.80%) Storybook
5 6 (3.80%) Vagrant
6 5 (3.16%) GitLab
7 4 (2.53%) Cucumber
8 3 (1.90%) Grunt
8 3 (1.90%) Mocha
8 3 (1.90%) Selenium
9 2 (1.27%) Babel
9 2 (1.27%) CircleCI
9 2 (1.27%) JMeter
9 2 (1.27%) JSUnit
9 2 (1.27%) Protractor
9 2 (1.27%) SoapUI
9 2 (1.27%) WebDriver
General
1 16 (10.13%) Social Skills
2 13 (8.23%) Marketing
3 11 (6.96%) Publishing
4 8 (5.06%) Public Sector
5 7 (4.43%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.90%) Law
6 3 (1.90%) Retail
7 2 (1.27%) French Language
7 2 (1.27%) German Language
7 2 (1.27%) Military
7 2 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.63%) Advertising
8 1 (0.63%) Finance
8 1 (0.63%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 84 (53.16%) Developer
2 59 (37.34%) Drupal Developer
3 15 (9.49%) Designer
3 15 (9.49%) PHP Developer
4 14 (8.86%) Architect
5 12 (7.59%) Web Designer
6 11 (6.96%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 11 (6.96%) Solutions Architect
7 9 (5.70%) Project Manager
8 7 (4.43%) Data Manager
9 6 (3.80%) Development Manager
9 6 (3.80%) Digital Architect
10 5 (3.16%) Digital Solutions Architect
10 5 (3.16%) Interaction Designer
10 5 (3.16%) Software Developer
10 5 (3.16%) Web Manager
11 4 (2.53%) DevOps Engineer
11 4 (2.53%) Digital Developer
11 4 (2.53%) Full Stack Developer
11 4 (2.53%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (25.95%) HTML
2 39 (24.68%) CSS
3 22 (13.92%) jQuery
4 18 (11.39%) AngularJS
5 14 (8.86%) Node.js
5 14 (8.86%) Sass
6 12 (7.59%) HTML5
6 12 (7.59%) React
7 11 (6.96%) CSS3
8 10 (6.33%) LAMP
9 6 (3.80%) .NET
9 6 (3.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (3.80%) Vue.js
9 6 (3.80%) Web Services
10 5 (3.16%) Drush
10 5 (3.16%) React Native
11 4 (2.53%) LESS
11 4 (2.53%) Tailwind CSS
11 4 (2.53%) Twig
11 4 (2.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.13%) User Experience
2 11 (6.96%) Social Media
3 6 (3.80%) Life Science
4 5 (3.16%) Taxonomies
5 2 (1.27%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.27%) iPad
5 2 (1.27%) Legacy Systems
5 2 (1.27%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.27%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.27%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.27%) W3C
6 1 (0.63%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.63%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.63%) FMCG
6 1 (0.63%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.63%) Photography
6 1 (0.63%) Renewable Energy
6 1 (0.63%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.96%) Linux
2 6 (3.80%) Windows
2 6 (3.80%) Windows Server
3 4 (2.53%) Ubuntu
4 2 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (24.68%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (18.99%) Content Management
2 30 (18.99%) Full Stack Development
3 17 (10.76%) DevOps
3 17 (10.76%) Front End Development
4 15 (9.49%) CRM
4 15 (9.49%) OOP
5 14 (8.86%) Migration
6 13 (8.23%) MVC
7 12 (7.59%) Analytics
7 12 (7.59%) Prototyping
7 12 (7.59%) Web Design
8 11 (6.96%) Project Management
9 10 (6.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (6.33%) Rapid Prototyping
10 9 (5.70%) Data Science
10 9 (5.70%) Digital Marketing
10 9 (5.70%) Wireframes
11 8 (5.06%) Scrum
11 8 (5.06%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (33.54%) JavaScript
2 48 (30.38%) PHP
3 9 (5.70%) TypeScript
4 7 (4.43%) Java
5 6 (3.80%) ES6
6 5 (3.16%) Ruby
6 5 (3.16%) SQL
7 3 (1.90%) C#
8 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.63%) PHP 5
8 1 (0.63%) PHP 7
8 1 (0.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (3.80%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.90%) Degree
2 3 (1.90%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.27%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.27%) CISM
3 2 (1.27%) CISSP
3 2 (1.27%) CRISC
3 2 (1.27%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.63%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.86%) Accessibility
2 8 (5.06%) QA
System Software
1 17 (10.76%) Docker
2 6 (3.80%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.53%) Varnish
4 2 (1.27%) Postfix
4 2 (1.27%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 5 (3.16%) Packer
1 5 (3.16%) Terraform
2 4 (2.53%) Kubernetes
3 3 (1.90%) Ansible
4 2 (1.27%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.63%) Consul
5 1 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (10.76%) Salesforce.com
2 15 (9.49%) Microsoft
3 11 (6.96%) Adobe
4 9 (5.70%) Google
5 6 (3.80%) Atlassian
5 6 (3.80%) Oracle
6 5 (3.16%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.27%) Percona
7 2 (1.27%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.27%) VMware
7 2 (1.27%) Zend