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 3 months to 29 March 2017 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 301 324 331
Rank change year-on-year +23 +7  
Contract jobs citing Drupal 107 116 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.55% 0.52% 0.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.88% 3.05% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 76 55
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £316 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £315 £316
% change year-on-year +3.17% -0.39%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £55.00 £175.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -68.57%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £9.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year - -74.28%  

Drupal is in the application platform skills category. The next 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.

Contract Application Platform Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 3718 3809 3755
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 19.01% 16.97% 17.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2583 2637 2472
Median daily rate £475 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +8.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £298 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 53 94
Median hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £20.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.22% +11.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £87.80 £51.75 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  

Drupal
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Drupal as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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 3 months to 29 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 +3 18 £369 -13.33% 5
Westminster - 1 £375 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £260 -
Hackney - 1 £375 -
Drupal
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Drupal also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Drupal.

1 117 (48.95%) PHP
2 114 (47.70%) HTML
3 107 (44.77%) CSS
4 84 (35.15%) JavaScript
5 74 (30.96%) Agile Software Development
6 70 (29.29%) MySQL
7 57 (23.85%) jQuery
8 53 (22.18%) CMS
9 41 (17.15%) HTML5
10 29 (12.13%) Git (software)
11 27 (11.30%) Sass
12 26 (10.88%) Front End Development
12 26 (10.88%) Symfony
13 25 (10.46%) Web Development
14 20 (8.37%) XML
14 20 (8.37%) E-Commerce
14 20 (8.37%) AngularJS
15 19 (7.95%) CSS3
16 17 (7.11%) Marketing
16 17 (7.11%) QA
16 17 (7.11%) Microsoft
17 16 (6.69%) Migration
17 16 (6.69%) JSON
18 14 (5.86%) Content Management
18 14 (5.86%) SQL
19 13 (5.44%) Python
19 13 (5.44%) Scrum
19 13 (5.44%) LAMP
19 13 (5.44%) BDD
20 12 (5.02%) .NET

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 53 (22.18%) CMS
2 10 (4.18%) Sitecore CMS
2 10 (4.18%) Umbraco
2 10 (4.18%) WordPress
3 8 (3.35%) Apache Solr
4 6 (2.51%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (2.09%) Apache
5 5 (2.09%) Confluence
6 3 (1.26%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.84%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.84%) Kentico
7 2 (0.84%) SAS
8 1 (0.42%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.42%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.42%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 8 (3.35%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.51%) MS Office
3 2 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.84%) MS Project
3 2 (0.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (4.18%) Magento
2 3 (1.26%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.84%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.84%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.42%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.35%) GitHub
2 6 (2.51%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.09%) SaaS
4 4 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.26%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.84%) Office 365
7 1 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.42%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.42%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.67%) Internet
1 4 (1.67%) Intranet
2 1 (0.42%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (0.42%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (29.29%) MySQL
2 7 (2.93%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.09%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.67%) MongoDB
4 4 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.26%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (0.84%) Big Data
6 2 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.84%) MariaDB
6 2 (0.84%) MOLAP
6 2 (0.84%) OLAP
6 2 (0.84%) OLAP Cube
6 2 (0.84%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (0.84%) Power BI
6 2 (0.84%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.42%) Redis
Development Applications
1 29 (12.13%) Git (software)
2 9 (3.77%) Jenkins
3 8 (3.35%) JIRA
4 5 (2.09%) Grunt
5 4 (1.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (1.67%) JMeter
5 4 (1.67%) LoadRunner
5 4 (1.67%) Vagrant
6 3 (1.26%) Hudson
6 3 (1.26%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (1.26%) Selenium
7 2 (0.84%) gulp
7 2 (0.84%) PHPUnit
7 2 (0.84%) Subversion
8 1 (0.42%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.42%) Firebug
8 1 (0.42%) Mocha
8 1 (0.42%) PhantomJS
8 1 (0.42%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.42%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (7.11%) Marketing
2 10 (4.18%) Finance
3 9 (3.77%) Retail
4 8 (3.35%) Publishing
5 2 (0.84%) Automotive
5 2 (0.84%) Front Office
5 2 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (0.84%) Spanish Language
5 2 (0.84%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.42%) Banking
6 1 (0.42%) French Language
6 1 (0.42%) Games
6 1 (0.42%) Legal
Job Titles
1 182 (76.15%) Developer
2 163 (68.20%) Drupal Developer
3 23 (9.62%) PHP Developer
4 20 (8.37%) Architect
5 18 (7.53%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 17 (7.11%) Solutions Architect
7 13 (5.44%) Senior Developer
8 12 (5.02%) Full Stack Developer
8 12 (5.02%) Project Manager
9 11 (4.60%) Analyst
9 11 (4.60%) Senior Drupal Developer
10 10 (4.18%) Lead Developer
11 9 (3.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 7 (2.93%) JavaScript Developer
13 6 (2.51%) Business Analyst
13 6 (2.51%) Digital Architect
14 5 (2.09%) CMS Project Manager
14 5 (2.09%) Digital Solutions Architect
14 5 (2.09%) Technical Manager
14 5 (2.09%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (47.70%) HTML
2 107 (44.77%) CSS
3 57 (23.85%) jQuery
4 41 (17.15%) HTML5
5 27 (11.30%) Sass
6 26 (10.88%) Symfony
7 20 (8.37%) AngularJS
7 20 (8.37%) XML
8 19 (7.95%) CSS3
9 16 (6.69%) JSON
10 13 (5.44%) LAMP
11 12 (5.02%) .NET
11 12 (5.02%) Behat
12 9 (3.77%) REST
12 9 (3.77%) RESTful
13 8 (3.35%) Ajax
14 7 (2.93%) Node.js
14 7 (2.93%) Web Services
15 6 (2.51%) Laravel
16 4 (1.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.18%) User Experience
2 6 (2.51%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (1.67%) NHS
4 3 (1.26%) iPad
4 3 (1.26%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.26%) Mobile App
5 2 (0.84%) e-Learning
5 2 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.84%) EPoS
6 1 (0.42%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.42%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.42%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.93%) Linux
2 3 (1.26%) Windows
2 3 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (30.96%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (10.88%) Front End Development
3 25 (10.46%) Web Development
4 20 (8.37%) E-Commerce
5 16 (6.69%) Migration
6 14 (5.86%) Content Management
7 13 (5.44%) BDD
7 13 (5.44%) Scrum
8 11 (4.60%) CRM
8 11 (4.60%) Responsive Web Design
8 11 (4.60%) Time Management
9 10 (4.18%) TDD
10 9 (3.77%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (3.77%) Unit Testing
11 8 (3.35%) Analytics
11 8 (3.35%) DevOps
12 7 (2.93%) MVC
12 7 (2.93%) Waterfall
13 6 (2.51%) Project Management
13 6 (2.51%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 117 (48.95%) PHP
2 84 (35.15%) JavaScript
3 14 (5.86%) SQL
4 13 (5.44%) Python
5 5 (2.09%) C#
5 5 (2.09%) PHP 5
6 4 (1.67%) Java
7 3 (1.26%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.26%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.84%) R
8 2 (0.84%) Ruby
8 2 (0.84%) VBA
9 1 (0.42%) ES6
9 1 (0.42%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (0.84%) CCA
1 2 (0.84%) Degree
1 2 (0.84%) SC Cleared
1 2 (0.84%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.11%) QA
2 4 (1.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (2.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.84%) Varnish
3 1 (0.42%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (2.93%) Ansible
1 7 (2.93%) Puppet
2 6 (2.51%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (7.11%) Microsoft
2 11 (4.60%) Sitecore
3 10 (4.18%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (3.35%) Adobe
5 6 (2.51%) Gigya
6 3 (1.26%) Atlassian
6 3 (1.26%) Google
6 3 (1.26%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 3 (1.26%) Zend
7 2 (0.84%) Panasonic
7 2 (0.84%) Pardot
7 2 (0.84%) PayPal
7 2 (0.84%) Siebel
7 2 (0.84%) Tableau
8 1 (0.42%) Apigee
8 1 (0.42%) hybris
8 1 (0.42%) Marketo
8 1 (0.42%) SAP
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