Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 21 July 2018 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
England > London
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 503 381 396
Rank change year-on-year -122 +15 -15
Contract jobs citing Drupal 138 218 227
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.30% 0.52% 0.50%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.71% 2.90% 2.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 182 157
London median daily rate £370 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.33% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £256 £257 £295
90th Percentile £473 £450 £500
England median daily rate £366 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +4.64% -6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
London median hourly rate £32.00 £175.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -81.71% - -
England median hourly rate £32.00 £29.00 £9.00
% change year-on-year +10.34% +222.22% -74.29%

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 London with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 8,069 7,506 8,257
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 17.35% 17.78% 18.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,736 5,227 5,830
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +9.09%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £281
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
England median daily rate £450 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 86 87
London median hourly rate £21.38 £19.25 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.04% +1.32% -5.00%
10th Percentile £13.75 £12.88 £11.25
90th Percentile £57.13 £54.38 £44.05
England median hourly rate £20.50 £19.97 £20.00
% change year-on-year +2.65% -0.15% +5.26%

Drupal
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Drupal in London

Drupal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Drupal in London

Drupal
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Drupal in London over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Drupal in London

Drupal
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Drupal in London

Drupal
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 within the London region over the 6 months to 21 July 2018. 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 -49 29 £350 -6.67% 8
West London -32 7 £388 +24.00% 11
North London +6 1 - -
Drupal
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, 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 London region with a requirement for Drupal.

1 83 (60.14%) PHP
2 64 (46.38%) JavaScript
3 58 (42.03%) HTML
4 49 (35.51%) CSS
5 48 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (30.43%) MySQL
7 36 (26.09%) CMS
8 31 (22.46%) HTML5
9 26 (18.84%) Git (software)
10 24 (17.39%) Sass
11 23 (16.67%) jQuery
12 22 (15.94%) GitHub
12 22 (15.94%) LAMP
12 22 (15.94%) Content Management
12 22 (15.94%) Web Development
13 21 (15.22%) Release Management
14 16 (11.59%) Test Automation
14 16 (11.59%) OO
15 15 (10.87%) Web Services
15 15 (10.87%) Front End Development
15 15 (10.87%) Deployment Automation
16 14 (10.14%) CSS3
16 14 (10.14%) Migration
17 13 (9.42%) Symfony
17 13 (9.42%) Jenkins
18 12 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
18 12 (8.70%) GitLab
19 11 (7.97%) Amazon AWS
19 11 (7.97%) Publishing
19 11 (7.97%) E-Commerce

Drupal
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 36 (26.09%) CMS
2 9 (6.52%) WordPress
3 5 (3.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (2.90%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (2.17%) Apache
5 3 (2.17%) Apache Solr
5 3 (2.17%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.45%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (1.45%) nginx
6 2 (1.45%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.72%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.72%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.72%) FileNet
7 1 (0.72%) IIS
7 1 (0.72%) Liferay
7 1 (0.72%) LiveLink
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.90%) Magento
2 1 (0.72%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.72%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 22 (15.94%) GitHub
2 11 (7.97%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.62%) Office 365
4 4 (2.90%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (2.90%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 3 (2.17%) Google Analytics
5 3 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (1.45%) IaaS
6 2 (1.45%) PaaS
7 1 (0.72%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.72%) SaaS
7 1 (0.72%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.62%) Firewall
2 2 (1.45%) DNS
2 2 (1.45%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (0.72%) HTTP
3 1 (0.72%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.72%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.72%) SNMP
3 1 (0.72%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (30.43%) MySQL
2 4 (2.90%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (2.90%) MongoDB
2 4 (2.90%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.45%) Jackrabbit
3 2 (1.45%) MariaDB
3 2 (1.45%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 26 (18.84%) Git (software)
2 13 (9.42%) Jenkins
3 12 (8.70%) GitLab
4 5 (3.62%) JIRA
5 3 (2.17%) Bitbucket
5 3 (2.17%) PHPUnit
6 2 (1.45%) Maven
6 2 (1.45%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.72%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.72%) Firebug
General
1 11 (7.97%) Publishing
2 10 (7.25%) Marketing
3 5 (3.62%) Finance
4 3 (2.17%) Advertising
4 3 (2.17%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.45%) Law
6 1 (0.72%) Digital Economy
6 1 (0.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 107 (77.54%) Developer
2 93 (67.39%) Drupal Developer
3 28 (20.29%) PHP Developer
4 24 (17.39%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 15 (10.87%) Senior Developer
6 12 (8.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 12 (8.70%) Senior Drupal Developer
7 7 (5.07%) HTML CSS Developer
7 7 (5.07%) HTML Developer
7 7 (5.07%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (3.62%) Agile Developer
8 5 (3.62%) Architect
8 5 (3.62%) Backend Developer
8 5 (3.62%) MySQL Developer
8 5 (3.62%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 5 (3.62%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (3.62%) WordPress Developer
9 4 (2.90%) Administrator
9 4 (2.90%) PHP Laravel Developer
9 4 (2.90%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (42.03%) HTML
2 49 (35.51%) CSS
3 31 (22.46%) HTML5
4 24 (17.39%) Sass
5 23 (16.67%) jQuery
6 22 (15.94%) LAMP
7 15 (10.87%) Web Services
8 14 (10.14%) CSS3
9 13 (9.42%) Symfony
10 7 (5.07%) React
11 6 (4.35%) Laravel
11 6 (4.35%) LESS
12 5 (3.62%) Ajax
12 5 (3.62%) AngularJS
13 3 (2.17%) JSR 170
14 2 (1.45%) Apache Sling
14 2 (1.45%) CodeIgniter
14 2 (1.45%) LEMP Stack
14 2 (1.45%) OSGi
14 2 (1.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.80%) User Experience
2 2 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.45%) N-Tier
2 2 (1.45%) Social Media
3 1 (0.72%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.72%) Fintech
3 1 (0.72%) Graphic Design
3 1 (0.72%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (0.72%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.72%) Replication
3 1 (0.72%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.52%) Linux
2 6 (4.35%) Ubuntu
3 3 (2.17%) Unix
4 1 (0.72%) Windows
4 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (15.94%) Content Management
2 22 (15.94%) Web Development
3 21 (15.22%) Release Management
4 16 (11.59%) OO
4 16 (11.59%) Test Automation
5 15 (10.87%) Deployment Automation
5 15 (10.87%) Front End Development
6 14 (10.14%) Migration
7 12 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
8 11 (7.97%) E-Commerce
9 8 (5.80%) DevOps
9 8 (5.80%) Information Architecture
10 7 (5.07%) Configuration Management
10 7 (5.07%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (3.62%) MVC
12 5 (3.62%) Software Engineering
12 5 (3.62%) TDD
12 5 (3.62%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 83 (60.14%) PHP
2 64 (46.38%) JavaScript
3 4 (2.90%) Java
4 3 (2.17%) Bash Shell
4 3 (2.17%) Perl
5 2 (1.45%) PHP 7
5 2 (1.45%) Python
5 2 (1.45%) Ruby
5 2 (1.45%) SQL
6 1 (0.72%) ES6
6 1 (0.72%) PHP 5
6 1 (0.72%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (3.62%) Degree
2 3 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.72%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.72%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.80%) QA
2 2 (1.45%) GDPR
System Software
1 7 (5.07%) Docker
2 3 (2.17%) KVM
2 3 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.45%) LXC
3 2 (1.45%) vCloud
3 2 (1.45%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.72%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.72%) NFS
4 1 (0.72%) Samba
4 1 (0.72%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (2.90%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.45%) Capistrano
2 2 (1.45%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.45%) Puppet
3 1 (0.72%) Ansible
3 1 (0.72%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 5 (3.62%) Adobe
2 4 (2.90%) Google
2 4 (2.90%) Oracle
2 4 (2.90%) Sitecore
3 3 (2.17%) Red Hat
3 3 (2.17%) VMware
4 2 (1.45%) EMC
4 2 (1.45%) NetApp
4 2 (1.45%) Okta
4 2 (1.45%) Rackspace
5 1 (0.72%) Alterian
5 1 (0.72%) Citrix
5 1 (0.72%) FatWire
5 1 (0.72%) IBM
5 1 (0.72%) Interwoven
5 1 (0.72%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.72%) Omniture
5 1 (0.72%) Screaming Frog
5 1 (0.72%) Vignette
5 1 (0.72%) Xerox