The median contractor rate for a Drupal Developer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Drupal Developer
England / London
Rank 346 358 366
Rank change year-on-year +12 +8  
Contract jobs requiring a Drupal Developer 56 61 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.29% 0.28% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.29% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 41 28
Median daily rate £375 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £426 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £314 £300
% change year-on-year +3.58% +4.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 18217 20900 19829
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.84% 95.03% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 12944 14975 13682
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 235 282 362
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.29% -12.82%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.57 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Drupal Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Drupal Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 23 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +9 7 £350 -1.75% 2
Drupal Developer
England

Drupal Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 March 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.

1 171 (100.00%) Drupal
2 102 (59.65%) PHP
3 100 (58.48%) HTML
4 94 (54.97%) CSS
5 73 (42.69%) JavaScript
6 60 (35.09%) MySQL
7 53 (30.99%) jQuery
8 46 (26.90%) Agile Software Development
9 38 (22.22%) HTML5
10 32 (18.71%) Git (software)
11 28 (16.37%) Sass
12 23 (13.45%) Front End Development
12 23 (13.45%) Web Development
12 23 (13.45%) Symfony
12 23 (13.45%) CMS
13 17 (9.94%) XML
14 16 (9.36%) CSS3
15 15 (8.77%) LAMP
15 15 (8.77%) Migration
16 14 (8.19%) BDD
17 12 (7.02%) AngularJS
17 12 (7.02%) TDD
17 12 (7.02%) Apache Solr
18 11 (6.43%) Time Management
18 11 (6.43%) JSON
18 11 (6.43%) Responsive Web Design
18 11 (6.43%) Behat
19 10 (5.85%) Configuration Management
19 10 (5.85%) Scrum
19 10 (5.85%) E-Commerce

Drupal Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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
1 171 (100.00%) Drupal
2 23 (13.45%) CMS
3 12 (7.02%) Apache Solr
4 5 (2.92%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (2.34%) Apache
6 3 (1.75%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.75%) WordPress
7 2 (1.17%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (1.75%) MS Excel
1 3 (1.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.92%) GitHub
1 5 (2.92%) SaaS
2 3 (1.75%) Akamai
3 1 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.58%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.51%) Intranet
2 4 (2.34%) Internet
3 1 (0.58%) HTTP
3 1 (0.58%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (35.09%) MySQL
2 5 (2.92%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.34%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (1.75%) MariaDB
4 3 (1.75%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.75%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.17%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.17%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.58%) Redis
Development Applications
1 32 (18.71%) Git (software)
2 6 (3.51%) Grunt
3 5 (2.92%) Jenkins
3 5 (2.92%) Subversion
4 4 (2.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (2.34%) Vagrant
5 3 (1.75%) Hudson
5 3 (1.75%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (1.17%) JIRA
6 2 (1.17%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.58%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.58%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.58%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.58%) Firebug
7 1 (0.58%) gulp
General
1 7 (4.09%) Marketing
2 5 (2.92%) Publishing
3 4 (2.34%) Finance
4 2 (1.17%) Front Office
4 2 (1.17%) Retail
5 1 (0.58%) Banking
5 1 (0.58%) Games
5 1 (0.58%) Legal
5 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (58.48%) HTML
2 94 (54.97%) CSS
3 53 (30.99%) jQuery
4 38 (22.22%) HTML5
5 28 (16.37%) Sass
6 23 (13.45%) Symfony
7 17 (9.94%) XML
8 16 (9.36%) CSS3
9 15 (8.77%) LAMP
10 12 (7.02%) AngularJS
11 11 (6.43%) Behat
11 11 (6.43%) JSON
12 10 (5.85%) Ajax
13 5 (2.92%) REST
14 4 (2.34%) Drush
14 4 (2.34%) Web Services
15 3 (1.75%) Backbone.js
15 3 (1.75%) Ruby on Rails
16 2 (1.17%) D3.js
16 2 (1.17%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 5 (2.92%) User Experience
2 3 (1.75%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.58%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.58%) Digital Media
3 1 (0.58%) iPad
3 1 (0.58%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.58%) NHS
3 1 (0.58%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.09%) Linux
2 2 (1.17%) Unix
3 1 (0.58%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (26.90%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (13.45%) Front End Development
2 23 (13.45%) Web Development
3 15 (8.77%) Migration
4 14 (8.19%) BDD
5 12 (7.02%) TDD
6 11 (6.43%) Responsive Web Design
6 11 (6.43%) Time Management
7 10 (5.85%) Configuration Management
7 10 (5.85%) E-Commerce
7 10 (5.85%) Scrum
8 9 (5.26%) API Integration
8 9 (5.26%) CRM
9 7 (4.09%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (4.09%) SEO
9 7 (4.09%) Unit Testing
10 6 (3.51%) DevOps
10 6 (3.51%) SOA
11 5 (2.92%) MVC
11 5 (2.92%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 102 (59.65%) PHP
2 73 (42.69%) JavaScript
3 9 (5.26%) SQL
4 5 (2.92%) PHP 5
5 4 (2.34%) Python
5 4 (2.34%) Ruby
6 3 (1.75%) Java
7 1 (0.58%) PHP 7
7 1 (0.58%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (0.58%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.85%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.34%) Varnish
2 2 (1.17%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.17%) GlusterFS
3 1 (0.58%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (2.34%) Puppet
2 3 (1.75%) Ansible
2 3 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.17%) Piwik
Vendors
1 6 (3.51%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.92%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (1.75%) Atlassian
3 3 (1.75%) Zend
4 2 (1.17%) Siebel
5 1 (0.58%) Panasonic
5 1 (0.58%) PayPal
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