Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 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
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 410 332 336
Rank change year-on-year -78 +4 +29
Contract jobs citing Drupal 219 312 295
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.47% 0.69% 0.62%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.74% 3.49% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 249 213
London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £264 £213 £263
90th Percentile £456 £488 £508
England median daily rate £350 £366 £340
% change year-on-year -4.44% +7.72% +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 9
London median hourly rate - £31.36 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +42.52% -
England median hourly rate £29.00 £34.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year -15.33% +52.22% +82.93%

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 7987 8934 8560
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 17.06% 19.72% 18.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5688 6177 5797
London median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £250
90th Percentile £638 £620 £600
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 109 122
London median hourly rate £20.71 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.03% -10.00% +8.11%
10th Percentile £12.45 £12.50 £12.00
90th Percentile £47.83 £56.87 £43.00
England median hourly rate £21.08 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +5.40% +5.26% +6.35%

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 17 November 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 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 -5 37 £375 - 6
West London -25 9 £225 -35.71% 2
East London -10 1 £388 +29.17%
Drupal
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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.

1 118 (53.88%) HTML
1 118 (53.88%) PHP
2 108 (49.32%) CSS
3 104 (47.49%) JavaScript
4 93 (42.47%) Agile Software Development
5 81 (36.99%) Git (software)
5 81 (36.99%) MySQL
6 64 (29.22%) jQuery
7 57 (26.03%) CMS
8 42 (19.18%) HTML5
9 34 (15.53%) WordPress
10 32 (14.61%) Sass
11 31 (14.16%) JIRA
12 29 (13.24%) Marketing
12 29 (13.24%) CSS3
13 28 (12.79%) Web Development
13 28 (12.79%) TDD
13 28 (12.79%) Apache Solr
14 24 (10.96%) Linux
15 23 (10.50%) OO
15 23 (10.50%) E-Commerce
16 22 (10.05%) SQL
17 21 (9.59%) LAMP
17 21 (9.59%) Finance
17 21 (9.59%) Front End Development
18 20 (9.13%) BDD
19 19 (8.68%) OOP
19 19 (8.68%) Ajax
20 18 (8.22%) Content Management
20 18 (8.22%) Amazon AWS

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 57 (26.03%) CMS
2 34 (15.53%) WordPress
3 28 (12.79%) Apache Solr
4 13 (5.94%) Confluence
5 11 (5.02%) Apache
6 10 (4.57%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (4.57%) SharePoint
7 8 (3.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 7 (3.20%) Joomla!
8 7 (3.20%) nginx
9 5 (2.28%) EPiServer
9 5 (2.28%) Sitecore CMS
10 4 (1.83%) Umbraco
11 3 (1.37%) Moodle
12 2 (0.91%) eZ Publish
12 2 (0.91%) SugarCRM
12 2 (0.91%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.46%) JBoss
13 1 (0.46%) Liferay
13 1 (0.46%) OpenCms
Applications
1 12 (5.48%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.83%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.37%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.91%) Adobe After Effects
4 2 (0.91%) Adobe Premiere
4 2 (0.91%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 7 (3.20%) Magento
2 2 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.46%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.46%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.46%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.22%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (7.76%) GitHub
3 9 (4.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (3.65%) Google Analytics
5 5 (2.28%) Office 365
6 2 (0.91%) SaaS
6 2 (0.91%) Slack
7 1 (0.46%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.46%) Dropbox
7 1 (0.46%) npm
7 1 (0.46%) Serverless
7 1 (0.46%) Trello
7 1 (0.46%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.28%) Skype
1 5 (2.28%) SSH
2 4 (1.83%) Firewall
2 4 (1.83%) LAN
2 4 (1.83%) MPLS
2 4 (1.83%) OSPF
2 4 (1.83%) SAN
2 4 (1.83%) WAN
2 4 (1.83%) WLAN
3 3 (1.37%) Internet
4 2 (0.91%) DNS
4 2 (0.91%) FTP
4 2 (0.91%) HTTP
4 2 (0.91%) SMTP
4 2 (0.91%) SSL
5 1 (0.46%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (36.99%) MySQL
2 8 (3.65%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (2.74%) Power BI
4 4 (1.83%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.37%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.91%) Jackrabbit
6 2 (0.91%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 81 (36.99%) Git (software)
2 31 (14.16%) JIRA
3 11 (5.02%) Vagrant
4 10 (4.57%) Jenkins
5 7 (3.20%) GitLab
6 6 (2.74%) gulp
6 6 (2.74%) Subversion
7 5 (2.28%) Grunt
8 4 (1.83%) Jasmine
9 3 (1.37%) Eclipse
9 3 (1.37%) PhantomJS
9 3 (1.37%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.91%) Bitbucket
10 2 (0.91%) git-flow
10 2 (0.91%) Maven
10 2 (0.91%) Mockito
10 2 (0.91%) Selenium
10 2 (0.91%) SonarQube
10 2 (0.91%) Sonatype Nexus
11 1 (0.46%) PostCSS
General
1 29 (13.24%) Marketing
2 21 (9.59%) Finance
3 11 (5.02%) Publishing
4 2 (0.91%) Advertising
4 2 (0.91%) Banking
4 2 (0.91%) Games
4 2 (0.91%) Legal
4 2 (0.91%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.46%) Digital Economy
5 1 (0.46%) Electronics
5 1 (0.46%) Law
5 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 166 (75.80%) Developer
2 129 (58.90%) Drupal Developer
3 42 (19.18%) PHP Developer
4 23 (10.50%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 16 (7.31%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 13 (5.94%) Consultant
7 9 (4.11%) Senior Developer
8 8 (3.65%) HTML Developer
8 8 (3.65%) Web Developer
9 7 (3.20%) Architect
9 7 (3.20%) Drupal Architect
9 7 (3.20%) Senior Drupal Developer
10 6 (2.74%) AWS Consultant
10 6 (2.74%) JavaScript Developer
10 6 (2.74%) Lead Developer
11 5 (2.28%) Angular Developer
11 5 (2.28%) Development Manager
11 5 (2.28%) HTML CSS Developer
11 5 (2.28%) Project Manager
11 5 (2.28%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (53.88%) HTML
2 108 (49.32%) CSS
3 64 (29.22%) jQuery
4 42 (19.18%) HTML5
5 32 (14.61%) Sass
6 29 (13.24%) CSS3
7 21 (9.59%) LAMP
8 19 (8.68%) Ajax
9 18 (8.22%) AngularJS
10 16 (7.31%) Symfony
11 14 (6.39%) Web Services
12 13 (5.94%) LESS
12 13 (5.94%) React
12 13 (5.94%) RESTful
12 13 (5.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 12 (5.48%) REST
14 10 (4.57%) Drush
15 6 (2.74%) Backbone.js
15 6 (2.74%) Laravel
15 6 (2.74%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.31%) User Experience
2 10 (4.57%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.11%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (2.74%) Linux Command Line
5 5 (2.28%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.28%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.83%) Replication
6 4 (1.83%) Social Media
7 3 (1.37%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.37%) Fintech
7 3 (1.37%) iPad
7 3 (1.37%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.37%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (1.37%) Video Editing
8 2 (0.91%) Graphic Design
8 2 (0.91%) Marketing Technology
8 2 (0.91%) Motion Graphics
8 2 (0.91%) NHS
8 2 (0.91%) Video\Live Streaming
9 1 (0.46%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 24 (10.96%) Linux
2 4 (1.83%) CentOS
3 3 (1.37%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.46%) Android
4 1 (0.46%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.46%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (42.47%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (12.79%) TDD
2 28 (12.79%) Web Development
3 23 (10.50%) E-Commerce
3 23 (10.50%) OO
4 21 (9.59%) Front End Development
5 20 (9.13%) BDD
6 19 (8.68%) OOP
7 18 (8.22%) Content Management
7 18 (8.22%) Scrum
7 18 (8.22%) Workflow
8 17 (7.76%) CRM
8 17 (7.76%) Test Automation
9 15 (6.85%) Migration
9 15 (6.85%) Software Engineering
10 13 (5.94%) Open Source
10 13 (5.94%) Responsive Web Design
11 11 (5.02%) MVC
11 11 (5.02%) SDLC
11 11 (5.02%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 118 (53.88%) PHP
2 104 (47.49%) JavaScript
3 22 (10.05%) SQL
4 6 (2.74%) Java
4 6 (2.74%) PowerShell
5 3 (1.37%) Python
6 2 (0.91%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.46%) Go
7 1 (0.46%) PHP 5
7 1 (0.46%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 10 (4.57%) Degree
2 5 (2.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.83%) CCNP
3 4 (1.83%) CCSE
3 4 (1.83%) CISA
3 4 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (1.83%) CISMP
3 4 (1.83%) CISSP
4 2 (0.91%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.91%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.46%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.46%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.76%) QA
2 4 (1.83%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (1.83%) Active Directory
1 4 (1.83%) Hyper-V
1 4 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.91%) Docker
2 2 (0.91%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (1.83%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 4 (1.83%) SCCM
1 4 (1.83%) SCOM
2 1 (0.46%) Prometheus
2 1 (0.46%) Rancher
2 1 (0.46%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 14 (6.39%) Adobe
2 13 (5.94%) Salesforce.com
3 10 (4.57%) Sitecore
4 9 (4.11%) Microsoft
5 8 (3.65%) Google
6 6 (2.74%) HubSpot
6 6 (2.74%) Nintex
7 5 (2.28%) Splunk
8 4 (1.83%) Cisco
8 4 (1.83%) Citrix
8 4 (1.83%) EMC
8 4 (1.83%) EqualLogic
8 4 (1.83%) Extreme Networks
8 4 (1.83%) hybris
8 4 (1.83%) McAfee
8 4 (1.83%) Palo Alto
8 4 (1.83%) SolarWinds
8 4 (1.83%) Trustwave
8 4 (1.83%) Veeam
8 4 (1.83%) VMware