Period
to 24 June 2019

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 24 June 2019 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
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 448 490 378
Rank change year-on-year +42 -112 +10
Contract jobs citing Drupal 141 142 210
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.35% 0.31% 0.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.21% 1.83% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 112 166
London median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £289 £257 £208
90th Percentile £543 £488 £450
England median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 1
London median hourly rate £67.50 £24.09 £175.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +180.20% -86.23% +218.18%
10th Percentile £63.75 £19.66 £162.50
90th Percentile £71.25 £33.00 £187.50
England median hourly rate £34.00 £23.50 £102.00
% change year-on-year +44.68% -76.96% +1033.33%

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 6,390 7,744 7,243
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 15.91% 17.17% 18.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,420 5,523 5,063
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £300
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +3.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 88 75
London median hourly rate £27.25 £20.50 £22.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.93% -8.22% +12.15%
10th Percentile £15.43 £13.60 £12.88
90th Percentile £49.78 £54.88 £54.75
England median hourly rate £19.13 £20.00 £19.66
% change year-on-year -4.38% +1.73% -1.70%

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 24 June 2019.

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 24 June 2019. 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 +23 25 £475 +35.71% 5
South London +25 3 £431 +38.00%
West London +8 2 £436 +12.54% 2
Drupal
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2019, 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 (58.87%) PHP
2 64 (45.39%) CSS
3 61 (43.26%) JavaScript
4 58 (41.13%) HTML
5 38 (26.95%) CMS
5 38 (26.95%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (26.95%) Git (software)
6 34 (24.11%) jQuery
6 34 (24.11%) MySQL
7 29 (20.57%) CSS3
8 27 (19.15%) HTML5
8 27 (19.15%) Linux
9 22 (15.60%) Front End Development
10 21 (14.89%) Web Development
10 21 (14.89%) Scrum
11 20 (14.18%) Migration
11 20 (14.18%) Sass
12 18 (12.77%) TDD
13 17 (12.06%) Amazon AWS
13 17 (12.06%) Greenfield Project
13 17 (12.06%) Problem-Solving
14 16 (11.35%) Twig
14 16 (11.35%) JIRA
14 16 (11.35%) MVC
15 15 (10.64%) Unit Testing
16 14 (9.93%) Marketing
16 14 (9.93%) E-Commerce
16 14 (9.93%) WordPress
17 13 (9.22%) Analytics
17 13 (9.22%) Behat

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 38 (26.95%) CMS
2 14 (9.93%) WordPress
3 6 (4.26%) Apache Solr
3 6 (4.26%) Moodle
4 5 (3.55%) Confluence
4 5 (3.55%) Umbraco
5 3 (2.13%) Apache Spark
5 3 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (2.13%) Totara
6 2 (1.42%) Apache
6 2 (1.42%) Headless CMS
7 1 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.71%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 8 (5.67%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.84%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 11 (7.80%) Magento
2 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (12.06%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.26%) SaaS
3 5 (3.55%) npm
4 4 (2.84%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (2.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (2.84%) Trello
5 3 (2.13%) Amazon ECS
5 3 (2.13%) Google Analytics
6 2 (1.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (1.42%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (1.42%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (1.42%) Apigee
6 2 (1.42%) IaaS
6 2 (1.42%) PaaS
7 1 (0.71%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.71%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.71%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.71%) DigitalOcean
7 1 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.71%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.13%) NFC
2 2 (1.42%) Intranet
3 1 (0.71%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (24.11%) MySQL
2 4 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (2.84%) MongoDB
2 4 (2.84%) Redis
2 4 (2.84%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (2.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (2.13%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (1.42%) Amazon Aurora
4 2 (1.42%) phpMyAdmin
5 1 (0.71%) InterSystems Cache
5 1 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.71%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 38 (26.95%) Git (software)
2 16 (11.35%) JIRA
3 13 (9.22%) gulp
4 12 (8.51%) Jenkins
5 7 (4.96%) Dreamweaver
5 7 (4.96%) GoCD
6 6 (4.26%) Vagrant
7 4 (2.84%) GitLab
7 4 (2.84%) Selenium
7 4 (2.84%) SonarQube
7 4 (2.84%) Travis CI
8 2 (1.42%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.42%) Grunt
8 2 (1.42%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.42%) webpack
9 1 (0.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.71%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.71%) Mocha
9 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.71%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (9.93%) Marketing
2 8 (5.67%) Finance
3 7 (4.96%) Publishing
4 4 (2.84%) Retail
5 1 (0.71%) Advertising
5 1 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 104 (73.76%) Developer
2 77 (54.61%) Drupal Developer
3 18 (12.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 11 (7.80%) PHP Developer
5 7 (4.96%) Full Stack Developer
5 7 (4.96%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 6 (4.26%) Administrator
6 6 (4.26%) E-Commerce Administrator
6 6 (4.26%) Web Administrator
6 6 (4.26%) Web Developer
7 5 (3.55%) Architect
7 5 (3.55%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (3.55%) Digital Project Manager
7 5 (3.55%) Project Manager
8 4 (2.84%) ETL Developer
8 4 (2.84%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (2.84%) Lead Developer
8 4 (2.84%) Product Owner
8 4 (2.84%) Senior Developer
8 4 (2.84%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (45.39%) CSS
2 58 (41.13%) HTML
3 34 (24.11%) jQuery
4 29 (20.57%) CSS3
5 27 (19.15%) HTML5
6 20 (14.18%) Sass
7 16 (11.35%) Twig
8 13 (9.22%) Behat
9 10 (7.09%) XHTML
10 9 (6.38%) AngularJS
10 9 (6.38%) React
10 9 (6.38%) REST
11 8 (5.67%) Ajax
11 8 (5.67%) Node.js
11 8 (5.67%) SOAP
12 7 (4.96%) LESS
12 7 (4.96%) Symfony
12 7 (4.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (4.26%) Django
13 6 (4.26%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.06%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (7.09%) User Experience
3 8 (5.67%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.67%) Mobile App
4 6 (4.26%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.84%) e-Learning
5 4 (2.84%) iPad
6 3 (2.13%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.42%) Social Media
7 2 (1.42%) W3C
8 1 (0.71%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.71%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.71%) FMCG
8 1 (0.71%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.71%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 27 (19.15%) Linux
2 8 (5.67%) Windows
3 6 (4.26%) Android
3 6 (4.26%) Apple iOS
4 5 (3.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (26.95%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (15.60%) Front End Development
3 21 (14.89%) Scrum
3 21 (14.89%) Web Development
4 20 (14.18%) Migration
5 18 (12.77%) TDD
6 17 (12.06%) Problem-Solving
7 16 (11.35%) MVC
8 15 (10.64%) Unit Testing
9 14 (9.93%) E-Commerce
10 13 (9.22%) Analytics
10 13 (9.22%) OOP
11 12 (8.51%) Configuration Management
12 11 (7.80%) Content Management
12 11 (7.80%) DevOps
13 10 (7.09%) Project Management
14 9 (6.38%) SEO
15 8 (5.67%) OO
15 8 (5.67%) Software Engineering
15 8 (5.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 83 (58.87%) PHP
2 61 (43.26%) JavaScript
3 9 (6.38%) Python
4 7 (4.96%) Java
4 7 (4.96%) SQL
5 6 (4.26%) C#
6 5 (3.55%) ES6
6 5 (3.55%) Perl
7 4 (2.84%) Bash Shell
7 4 (2.84%) PowerShell
7 4 (2.84%) Ruby
7 4 (2.84%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.71%) Go
8 1 (0.71%) PHP 5
8 1 (0.71%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (2.84%) Degree
1 4 (2.84%) Master's Degree
1 4 (2.84%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.67%) QA
2 2 (1.42%) WCAG
3 1 (0.71%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.71%) WAI
System Software
1 9 (6.38%) Docker
2 1 (0.71%) Shibboleth
2 1 (0.71%) Varnish
2 1 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (4.96%) Terraform
2 3 (2.13%) Ansible
2 3 (2.13%) Puppet
3 2 (1.42%) Nagios
3 2 (1.42%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.71%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (4.26%) Google
2 5 (3.55%) Atlassian
3 4 (2.84%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (2.84%) Talend
4 3 (2.13%) New Relic
5 2 (1.42%) Adobe
5 2 (1.42%) hybris
5 2 (1.42%) Zend
6 1 (0.71%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.71%) Pardot
6 1 (0.71%) Red Hat