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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 314 311 296
Rank change year-on-year -3 -15  
Contract jobs citing Drupal 104 114 141
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.51% 0.53% 0.60%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.98% 2.87% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 82 84
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £291 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £300
% change year-on-year -7.14% +16.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £175.00 - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £11.00 £57.00
% change year-on-year +163.63% -80.70%  

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 3489 3978 4358
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 17.05% 18.61% 18.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2450 2872 2903
Median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 43 102
Median hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.71% -7.89%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.25 £34.54 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +19.04%  

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 -6 7 £350 -6.66% 4
Greenwich - 6 £195 -
West End of London - 1 £363 -
Drupal
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 99 (47.14%) HTML
2 92 (43.81%) PHP
3 83 (39.52%) CSS
4 73 (34.76%) Agile Software Development
5 67 (31.90%) MySQL
6 57 (27.14%) JavaScript
7 52 (24.76%) CMS
8 46 (21.90%) jQuery
9 42 (20.00%) HTML5
10 27 (12.86%) Marketing
11 24 (11.43%) Git (software)
12 23 (10.95%) AngularJS
12 23 (10.95%) Front End Development
13 21 (10.00%) CSS3
14 20 (9.52%) Symfony
14 20 (9.52%) XML
14 20 (9.52%) E-Commerce
15 18 (8.57%) Microsoft
16 17 (8.10%) Web Development
16 17 (8.10%) DevOps
17 16 (7.62%) Analytics
17 16 (7.62%) Greenfield Project
17 16 (7.62%) Content Management
18 15 (7.14%) Migration
18 15 (7.14%) Finance
18 15 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
19 14 (6.67%) BDD
19 14 (6.67%) Sass
20 13 (6.19%) WordPress
21 12 (5.71%) Linux

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 52 (24.76%) CMS
2 13 (6.19%) WordPress
3 11 (5.24%) Umbraco
4 7 (3.33%) Sitecore CMS
5 6 (2.86%) SharePoint
6 5 (2.38%) Apache
6 5 (2.38%) Apache Solr
7 4 (1.90%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (0.95%) Kentico
8 2 (0.95%) SAS
9 1 (0.48%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.48%) Confluence
9 1 (0.48%) DNN
9 1 (0.48%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.48%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 4 (1.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.43%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.95%) Adobe After Effects
3 2 (0.95%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.95%) Adobe Premiere
3 2 (0.95%) InDesign
3 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (4.76%) Magento
2 4 (1.90%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 4 (1.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.95%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.95%) Siebel CRM
5 1 (0.48%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.48%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (4.76%) Google Analytics
2 10 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.33%) GitHub
4 3 (1.43%) AdWords
5 2 (0.95%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (0.95%) Office 365
5 2 (0.95%) Oracle Service Cloud
5 2 (0.95%) SaaS
6 1 (0.48%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.48%) Dropbox
6 1 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.48%) MailChimp
6 1 (0.48%) Slack
6 1 (0.48%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.95%) Intranet
2 1 (0.48%) Internet
2 1 (0.48%) Network Security
2 1 (0.48%) Skype
2 1 (0.48%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (31.90%) MySQL
2 8 (3.81%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.38%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.43%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (1.43%) Power BI
5 2 (0.95%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (0.95%) Big Data
5 2 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.95%) MOLAP
5 2 (0.95%) OLAP
5 2 (0.95%) OLAP Cube
5 2 (0.95%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.48%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (11.43%) Git (software)
2 10 (4.76%) Jenkins
3 7 (3.33%) Jasmine
4 6 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (2.86%) Grunt
4 6 (2.86%) Vagrant
5 5 (2.38%) Hudson
5 5 (2.38%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (2.38%) PhantomJS
6 4 (1.90%) gulp
6 4 (1.90%) JIRA
6 4 (1.90%) PHPUnit
6 4 (1.90%) Selenium
7 2 (0.95%) GitLab
8 1 (0.48%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.48%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.48%) Mocha
General
1 27 (12.86%) Marketing
2 15 (7.14%) Finance
3 7 (3.33%) Publishing
3 7 (3.33%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.86%) Legal
5 5 (2.38%) Retail
6 4 (1.90%) Electronics
6 4 (1.90%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.95%) Automotive
7 2 (0.95%) Games
7 2 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.95%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.48%) Advertising
8 1 (0.48%) Banking
Job Titles
1 155 (73.81%) Developer
2 125 (59.52%) Drupal Developer
3 26 (12.38%) PHP Developer
4 17 (8.10%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 16 (7.62%) Architect
6 14 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 13 (6.19%) Solutions Architect
8 10 (4.76%) Project Manager
9 8 (3.81%) Senior Developer
10 7 (3.33%) MySQL Developer
10 7 (3.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 7 (3.33%) Senior Drupal Developer
10 7 (3.33%) Web Developer
11 6 (2.86%) Analyst
11 6 (2.86%) Angular Developer
11 6 (2.86%) Consultant
11 6 (2.86%) Digital Architect
11 6 (2.86%) Lead Developer
12 5 (2.38%) Programmer
12 5 (2.38%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (47.14%) HTML
2 83 (39.52%) CSS
3 46 (21.90%) jQuery
4 42 (20.00%) HTML5
5 23 (10.95%) AngularJS
6 21 (10.00%) CSS3
7 20 (9.52%) Symfony
7 20 (9.52%) XML
8 14 (6.67%) Sass
9 12 (5.71%) .NET
10 11 (5.24%) LAMP
11 10 (4.76%) Node.js
12 8 (3.81%) JSON
13 7 (3.33%) Laravel
13 7 (3.33%) REST
14 6 (2.86%) React
14 6 (2.86%) RESTful
14 6 (2.86%) SOAP
15 5 (2.38%) Ajax
15 5 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.62%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (5.24%) User Experience
3 6 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.38%) Digital Media
5 4 (1.90%) e-Learning
5 4 (1.90%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.90%) NHS
6 2 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.95%) EPoS
6 2 (0.95%) Graphic Design
6 2 (0.95%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.95%) Motion Graphics
6 2 (0.95%) Social Media
6 2 (0.95%) Video Editing
7 1 (0.48%) Blog
7 1 (0.48%) iPad
7 1 (0.48%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.48%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 12 (5.71%) Linux
2 3 (1.43%) Ubuntu
2 3 (1.43%) Windows
2 3 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (34.76%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (10.95%) Front End Development
3 20 (9.52%) E-Commerce
4 17 (8.10%) DevOps
4 17 (8.10%) Web Development
5 16 (7.62%) Analytics
5 16 (7.62%) Content Management
6 15 (7.14%) Migration
7 14 (6.67%) BDD
8 11 (5.24%) CRM
9 10 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (4.76%) Scrum
9 10 (4.76%) TDD
10 9 (4.29%) Open Source
10 9 (4.29%) Time Management
11 8 (3.81%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (3.81%) Test Automation
12 7 (3.33%) Asset Management
12 7 (3.33%) Configuration Management
12 7 (3.33%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 92 (43.81%) PHP
2 57 (27.14%) JavaScript
3 11 (5.24%) SQL
4 9 (4.29%) Python
5 5 (2.38%) C#
6 4 (1.90%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.43%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.43%) Java
8 2 (0.95%) R
8 2 (0.95%) VBA
9 1 (0.48%) ES6
9 1 (0.48%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (0.95%) CCA
1 2 (0.95%) Degree
1 2 (0.95%) SC Cleared
1 2 (0.95%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.48%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.86%) QA
2 2 (0.95%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (1.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.48%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (4.29%) Ansible
2 8 (3.81%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (3.81%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (8.57%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.24%) Google
3 8 (3.81%) Adobe
3 8 (3.81%) Salesforce.com
3 8 (3.81%) Sitecore
4 5 (2.38%) Atlassian
4 5 (2.38%) Gigya
5 4 (1.90%) SAP
6 2 (0.95%) Oracle
6 2 (0.95%) Panasonic
6 2 (0.95%) Siebel
6 2 (0.95%) Tableau
6 2 (0.95%) Zend
7 1 (0.48%) Apigee
7 1 (0.48%) HubSpot
7 1 (0.48%) hybris
7 1 (0.48%) Marketo
7 1 (0.48%) Nintex
7 1 (0.48%) Omniture
7 1 (0.48%) Pardot
London
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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