Period
to 26 July 2021

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 26 July 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
England > London
6 months to
26 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 449 356 472
Rank change year-on-year -93 +116 +27
Contract jobs citing Drupal 66 28 129
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.22% 0.17% 0.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.62% 1.15% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 21 106
10th Percentile £290 £263 £288
25th Percentile £363 £313 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £350 £394
Median % change year-on-year +28.57% -11.11% +5.00%
75th Percentile £572 £500 £486
90th Percentile £604 £530 £531
England median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 - -
England median hourly rate £29.00 - £30.50

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 4,085 2,440 6,471
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 13.77% 15.03% 15.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,869 1,692 4,510
10th Percentile £335 £320 £308
25th Percentile £425 £420 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £525
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £625 £600 £588
90th Percentile £700 £700 £675
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 22 47
10th Percentile £16.05 £15.25 £12.89
25th Percentile £21.25 £22.75 £17.00
Median hourly rate £34.75 £32.47 £20.89
Median % change year-on-year +7.01% +55.45% +1.90%
75th Percentile £57.50 £49.19 £34.80
90th Percentile £69.58 £59.75 £48.70
England median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% +2.56% -2.50%

Drupal
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Drupal in London

Drupal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Daily rate trend for Drupal in London

Drupal
Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

Daily rate histogram for Drupal in London

Drupal
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

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 26 July 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
Central London -17 5 £450 -5.26% 7
Drupal
England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 London region with a requirement for Drupal.

1 27 (40.91%) CMS
1 27 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (30.30%) JavaScript
2 20 (30.30%) CSS
3 18 (27.27%) PHP
4 17 (25.76%) HTML
5 16 (24.24%) SharePoint
6 13 (19.70%) React
7 12 (18.18%) Microsoft
8 11 (16.67%) Azure
9 10 (15.15%) Git (software)
9 10 (15.15%) Content Management
9 10 (15.15%) SOAP
9 10 (15.15%) User Experience
9 10 (15.15%) Node.js
10 9 (13.64%) Sass
10 9 (13.64%) DevOps
10 9 (13.64%) MySQL
11 8 (12.12%) Microsoft Office
11 8 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (12.12%) Power BI
11 8 (12.12%) Analytics
11 8 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (12.12%) Microsoft 365
11 8 (12.12%) HTML5
11 8 (12.12%) Data Science
11 8 (12.12%) Power Platform
11 8 (12.12%) PowerApps
12 7 (10.61%) Microservices
12 7 (10.61%) Front End Development

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 27 (40.91%) CMS
2 16 (24.24%) SharePoint
3 5 (7.58%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (6.06%) Confluence
5 3 (4.55%) WordPress
6 2 (3.03%) Apache Solr
6 2 (3.03%) Headless CMS
7 1 (1.52%) Apache
7 1 (1.52%) Kentico
7 1 (1.52%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.52%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (12.12%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.52%) Chatbot
2 1 (1.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.67%) Azure
2 8 (12.12%) Microsoft 365
2 8 (12.12%) Power Platform
2 8 (12.12%) PowerApps
3 7 (10.61%) AWS
4 6 (9.09%) npm
5 3 (4.55%) IaaS
6 2 (3.03%) Amazon ECS
6 2 (3.03%) Azure Logic Apps
6 2 (3.03%) PaaS
6 2 (3.03%) Serverless
7 1 (1.52%) AWS Fargate
7 1 (1.52%) Azure Service Bus
7 1 (1.52%) Datadog
7 1 (1.52%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (1.52%) GCP
7 1 (1.52%) GitHub
7 1 (1.52%) Google Docs
7 1 (1.52%) Heroku
7 1 (1.52%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) DNS
1 1 (1.52%) Firewall
1 1 (1.52%) HTTP
1 1 (1.52%) Intranet
1 1 (1.52%) LAN
1 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.52%) WAN
1 1 (1.52%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.64%) MySQL
2 8 (12.12%) Power BI
3 6 (9.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 6 (9.09%) NoSQL
4 5 (7.58%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.03%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (15.15%) Git (software)
2 6 (9.09%) JIRA
3 4 (6.06%) Babel
3 4 (6.06%) Cucumber
3 4 (6.06%) gulp
3 4 (6.06%) JSUnit
3 4 (6.06%) Mocha
3 4 (6.06%) WebDriver
3 4 (6.06%) webpack
4 2 (3.03%) CircleCI
4 2 (3.03%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.03%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.52%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.52%) GitLab
5 1 (1.52%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.52%) SonarQube
5 1 (1.52%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.52%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio Code
5 1 (1.52%) WebStorm
General
1 4 (6.06%) Social Skills
2 3 (4.55%) Finance
2 3 (4.55%) Marketing
3 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.03%) Presentation Skills
4 1 (1.52%) Influencing Skills
4 1 (1.52%) Local Government
4 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.52%) Public Sector
4 1 (1.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 32 (48.48%) Developer
2 23 (34.85%) Drupal Developer
3 10 (15.15%) Architect
4 7 (10.61%) Data Manager
5 6 (9.09%) Development Manager
5 6 (9.09%) Drupal Architect
6 4 (6.06%) Designer
6 4 (6.06%) JavaScript Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) PHP Developer
6 4 (6.06%) Senior Developer
6 4 (6.06%) Senior Drupal Developer
7 3 (4.55%) Digital Developer
7 3 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.55%) Technical Architect
8 2 (3.03%) AWS Architect
8 2 (3.03%) Azure Architect
8 2 (3.03%) Content Designer
8 2 (3.03%) Development Consultant
8 2 (3.03%) Drupal Consultant
8 2 (3.03%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (30.30%) CSS
2 17 (25.76%) HTML
3 13 (19.70%) React
4 10 (15.15%) Node.js
4 10 (15.15%) SOAP
5 9 (13.64%) Sass
6 8 (12.12%) HTML5
7 7 (10.61%) Web Services
8 6 (9.09%) CSS3
8 6 (9.09%) REST
9 5 (7.58%) AngularJS
9 5 (7.58%) GraphQL
10 4 (6.06%) .NET
10 4 (6.06%) Express
10 4 (6.06%) JSON
10 4 (6.06%) OOCSS
10 4 (6.06%) Redux
10 4 (6.06%) Vue.js
10 4 (6.06%) XML
11 2 (3.03%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.15%) User Experience
2 3 (4.55%) Virtual Team
3 2 (3.03%) iPad
3 2 (3.03%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.52%) FMCG
4 1 (1.52%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.52%) Legacy Systems
4 1 (1.52%) Life Science
4 1 (1.52%) Social Media
4 1 (1.52%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.61%) Linux
2 1 (1.52%) CentOS
2 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.52%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.52%) Windows
2 1 (1.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (15.15%) Content Management
3 9 (13.64%) DevOps
4 8 (12.12%) Analytics
4 8 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (12.12%) Data Science
5 7 (10.61%) E-Commerce
5 7 (10.61%) Front End Development
5 7 (10.61%) Microservices
5 7 (10.61%) Migration
6 6 (9.09%) Continuous Deployment
6 6 (9.09%) Scrum
6 6 (9.09%) Test Automation
7 5 (7.58%) Waterfall
8 4 (6.06%) BDD
8 4 (6.06%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
8 4 (6.06%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (6.06%) Functional Testing
8 4 (6.06%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 20 (30.30%) JavaScript
2 18 (27.27%) PHP
3 5 (7.58%) ES6
4 4 (6.06%) TypeScript
5 3 (4.55%) SQL
6 2 (3.03%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.03%) C#
6 2 (3.03%) Java
6 2 (3.03%) PHP 5
6 2 (3.03%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.03%) Python
6 2 (3.03%) Ruby
7 1 (1.52%) PHP 7
7 1 (1.52%) Rust
7 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (1.52%) Postgraduate
2 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) Accessibility
2 2 (3.03%) QA
3 1 (1.52%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (6.06%) Docker
2 1 (1.52%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (7.58%) Terraform
2 3 (4.55%) Kubernetes
2 3 (4.55%) Packer
3 2 (3.03%) Ansible
3 2 (3.03%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (1.52%) Consul
4 1 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.58%) Sitecore
3 4 (6.06%) Google
4 1 (1.52%) Adobe
4 1 (1.52%) AppDynamics
4 1 (1.52%) New Relic
4 1 (1.52%) Red Hat