Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Drupal Developer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 17 November 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
England > London
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 499 444 462
Rank change year-on-year -55 +18 +20
Contract jobs requiring a Drupal Developer 129 180 151
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.28% 0.40% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.42% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 144 117
London median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.45% +5.45%
10th Percentile £306 £263 £242
90th Percentile £450 £475 £438
England median daily rate £375 £375 £340
% change year-on-year - +10.29% +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
London median hourly rate - £50.00 -
England median hourly rate - £50.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 44411 43038 44839
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.84% 95.01% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 32161 30620 31621
London median daily rate £492 £458 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.54% +1.67% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £265
90th Percentile £663 £638 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 556 556 694
London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £18.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +3.75% +7.40%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.40 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £47.83
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.38 £17.98
% change year-on-year +1.77% +2.20% +8.97%

Drupal Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Drupal Developer in London

Drupal Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Drupal Developer in London

Drupal Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Drupal Developer in London over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Drupal Developer in London

Drupal Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Drupal Developer in London

Drupal Developer
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 17 November 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
Central London -10 19 £375 - 4
East London -9 1 £388 +29.17%
West London -15 1 £313 -3.85% 1
Drupal Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 London region featuring Drupal Developer in the job title.

1 129 (100.00%) Drupal
2 82 (63.57%) PHP
3 75 (58.14%) HTML
4 69 (53.49%) CSS
5 67 (51.94%) JavaScript
6 61 (47.29%) Git (software)
7 60 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
8 52 (40.31%) MySQL
9 43 (33.33%) jQuery
10 29 (22.48%) HTML5
11 23 (17.83%) TDD
11 23 (17.83%) CMS
12 22 (17.05%) Apache Solr
12 22 (17.05%) CSS3
13 18 (13.95%) JIRA
14 17 (13.18%) Sass
15 15 (11.63%) BDD
15 15 (11.63%) OOP
16 14 (10.85%) Ajax
17 13 (10.08%) QA
18 12 (9.30%) Web Development
18 12 (9.30%) Confluence
18 12 (9.30%) GitHub
19 11 (8.53%) RESTful
19 11 (8.53%) Vagrant
19 11 (8.53%) Front End Development
20 10 (7.75%) Prototyping
20 10 (7.75%) Elasticsearch
20 10 (7.75%) Drush
20 10 (7.75%) Marketing

Drupal Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 129 (100.00%) Drupal
2 23 (17.83%) CMS
3 22 (17.05%) Apache Solr
4 12 (9.30%) Confluence
5 10 (7.75%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (6.20%) Apache
7 7 (5.43%) nginx
8 4 (3.10%) WordPress
9 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (3.10%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.55%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.78%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.30%) GitHub
2 2 (1.55%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.55%) SaaS
3 1 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.10%) Skype
1 4 (3.10%) SSH
2 1 (0.78%) FTP
2 1 (0.78%) HTTP
2 1 (0.78%) Internet
2 1 (0.78%) Intranet
2 1 (0.78%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (40.31%) MySQL
2 2 (1.55%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (1.55%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 61 (47.29%) Git (software)
2 18 (13.95%) JIRA
3 11 (8.53%) Vagrant
4 7 (5.43%) GitLab
5 5 (3.88%) Jenkins
6 4 (3.10%) Subversion
7 3 (2.33%) Eclipse
7 3 (2.33%) Grunt
7 3 (2.33%) gulp
7 3 (2.33%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.55%) Bitbucket
8 2 (1.55%) git-flow
9 1 (0.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.78%) Bower
9 1 (0.78%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.78%) PhantomJS
9 1 (0.78%) PhpStorm
9 1 (0.78%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (7.75%) Marketing
2 9 (6.98%) Finance
3 2 (1.55%) Publishing
4 1 (0.78%) Digital Economy
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (58.14%) HTML
2 69 (53.49%) CSS
3 43 (33.33%) jQuery
4 29 (22.48%) HTML5
5 22 (17.05%) CSS3
6 17 (13.18%) Sass
7 14 (10.85%) Ajax
8 11 (8.53%) RESTful
9 10 (7.75%) Drush
9 10 (7.75%) LAMP
10 9 (6.98%) Symfony
11 7 (5.43%) REST
11 7 (5.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (4.65%) AngularJS
12 6 (4.65%) LESS
13 5 (3.88%) Compass CSS Framework
14 4 (3.10%) Web Services
15 3 (2.33%) SOAP
15 3 (2.33%) XHTML
15 3 (2.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.98%) User Experience
2 6 (4.65%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (2.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.33%) Digital Media
3 3 (2.33%) Fintech
3 3 (2.33%) iPad
3 3 (2.33%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (1.55%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.55%) Social Media
5 1 (0.78%) Grid Computing
5 1 (0.78%) NHS
5 1 (0.78%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (17.83%) TDD
3 15 (11.63%) BDD
3 15 (11.63%) OOP
4 12 (9.30%) Web Development
5 11 (8.53%) Front End Development
6 10 (7.75%) E-Commerce
6 10 (7.75%) Migration
6 10 (7.75%) OO
6 10 (7.75%) Prototyping
6 10 (7.75%) Software Engineering
6 10 (7.75%) Test Automation
7 8 (6.20%) CRM
7 8 (6.20%) Scrum
8 7 (5.43%) Workflow
9 6 (4.65%) A/B Testing
9 6 (4.65%) OO PHP
9 6 (4.65%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (4.65%) SDLC
9 6 (4.65%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 82 (63.57%) PHP
2 67 (51.94%) JavaScript
3 6 (4.65%) SQL
4 3 (2.33%) Python
5 2 (1.55%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.78%) PHP 5
6 1 (0.78%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 3 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.08%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.55%) Varnish
2 1 (0.78%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (1.55%) Google
2 2 (1.55%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.78%) Atlassian