Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 20 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 > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 284 319 317
Rank change year-on-year +35 -2 -41
Contract jobs citing Drupal 88 59 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.53% 0.36% 0.42%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.99% 1.94% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 33 90
South East median daily rate £325 £350 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +20.69% -3.33%
10th Percentile £256 £250 £225
90th Percentile £440 £514 £332
England median daily rate £350 £366 £340
% change year-on-year -4.44% +7.72% +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 3
South East median hourly rate £29.00 £34.25 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.33% -4.86% +31.39%
10th Percentile £25.00 £16.03 £24.30
90th Percentile £36.50 £59.08 £45.30
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 the South East with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 2948 3034 3546
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.63% 18.39% 18.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1760 1793 2117
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £225
90th Percentile £550 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 123 114
South East median hourly rate £19.34 £22.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.04% +21.62% +13.57%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £57.50 £40.11
England median hourly rate £20.71 £20.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +3.53% +2.56% +8.33%

Drupal
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Drupal as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Drupal in the South East

Drupal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Drupal in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Drupal in the South East

Drupal
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Drupal in the South East over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Drupal in the South East

Drupal
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Drupal in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Drupal in the South East

Drupal
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Drupal in the South East over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Drupal in the South East

Drupal
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Drupal within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 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
Thames Valley +30 63 £314 -17.43% 11
Buckinghamshire -11 25 £400 +12.68% 3
Oxfordshire +23 24 £300 - 3
Berkshire +5 14 £333 -31.79% 5
East Sussex -5 11 £300 +16.50%
West Sussex -2 7 £410 -15.90% 2
Surrey -21 5 - - 4
Hampshire +5 1 £325 -13.33% 4
Kent - 1 £400 -
Drupal
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 South East region with a requirement for Drupal.

1 65 (73.86%) PHP
2 59 (67.05%) HTML
3 52 (59.09%) CSS
4 41 (46.59%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (44.32%) MySQL
5 39 (44.32%) JavaScript
6 26 (29.55%) Scrum
7 24 (27.27%) CMS
8 22 (25.00%) Java
9 21 (23.86%) Web Development
10 20 (22.73%) Web Services
11 19 (21.59%) Git (software)
12 17 (19.32%) HTML5
12 17 (19.32%) REST
12 17 (19.32%) SQL
13 16 (18.18%) Oracle
13 16 (18.18%) CRM
13 16 (18.18%) Finance
13 16 (18.18%) Project Management
14 15 (17.05%) CSS3
15 14 (15.91%) jQuery
15 14 (15.91%) IBM
16 13 (14.77%) Microsoft
16 13 (14.77%) SOAP
17 12 (13.64%) Document Management
17 12 (13.64%) Kanban
17 12 (13.64%) Front End Development
18 11 (12.50%) Alfresco
18 11 (12.50%) Liferay
18 11 (12.50%) Product Management

Drupal
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 24 (27.27%) CMS
2 11 (12.50%) Alfresco
2 11 (12.50%) Liferay
2 11 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 10 (11.36%) WordPress
4 4 (4.55%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.27%) Apache
5 2 (2.27%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (2.27%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.14%) LiveLink
Applications
1 8 (9.09%) Photoshop
2 4 (4.55%) Adobe Premiere
3 3 (3.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (3.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.55%) WebTrends
2 3 (3.41%) Oracle CRM
2 3 (3.41%) Oracle CRM On Demand
3 2 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.95%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (7.95%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.27%) Akamai
2 2 (2.27%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (2.27%) GitHub
2 2 (2.27%) Google Tag Manager
2 2 (2.27%) npm
2 2 (2.27%) OpenShift
2 2 (2.27%) Serverless
2 2 (2.27%) Slack
3 1 (1.14%) Office 365
3 1 (1.14%) OneDrive
3 1 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.27%) Internet
2 1 (1.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (44.32%) MySQL
2 3 (3.41%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.27%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.27%) Redis
3 2 (2.27%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (21.59%) Git (software)
2 9 (10.23%) Subversion
3 7 (7.95%) Jenkins
3 7 (7.95%) JIRA
4 3 (3.41%) Bitbucket
5 2 (2.27%) Maven
6 1 (1.14%) git-flow
6 1 (1.14%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.14%) Vagrant
General
1 16 (18.18%) Finance
2 11 (12.50%) Marketing
3 5 (5.68%) Banking
3 5 (5.68%) Games
3 5 (5.68%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (4.55%) Publishing
5 3 (3.41%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.14%) Automotive
6 1 (1.14%) French Language
6 1 (1.14%) German Language
6 1 (1.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 61 (69.32%) Developer
2 38 (43.18%) Drupal Developer
3 16 (18.18%) PHP Developer
4 14 (15.91%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 10 (11.36%) HTML CSS Developer
5 10 (11.36%) HTML Developer
6 7 (7.95%) Analyst
6 7 (7.95%) Web Developer
7 6 (6.82%) Database Developer
7 6 (6.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 6 (6.82%) MySQL Developer
7 6 (6.82%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 5 (5.68%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (5.68%) PHP WordPress Developer
8 5 (5.68%) WordPress Developer
9 4 (4.55%) Angular Developer
9 4 (4.55%) Business Analyst
9 4 (4.55%) Marketing Assistant
9 4 (4.55%) Senior Developer
10 3 (3.41%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (67.05%) HTML
2 52 (59.09%) CSS
3 20 (22.73%) Web Services
4 17 (19.32%) HTML5
4 17 (19.32%) REST
5 15 (17.05%) CSS3
6 14 (15.91%) jQuery
7 13 (14.77%) SOAP
8 11 (12.50%) Sass
9 10 (11.36%) RESTful
10 7 (7.95%) Symfony
11 6 (6.82%) Drush
11 6 (6.82%) Node.js
12 4 (4.55%) Ajax
12 4 (4.55%) AngularJS
12 4 (4.55%) Spring
13 3 (3.41%) Flash
13 3 (3.41%) JSON
13 3 (3.41%) LAMP
14 2 (2.27%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.68%) User Experience
2 3 (3.41%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.41%) Social Media
3 2 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.27%) Public Cloud
3 2 (2.27%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.14%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.14%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.82%) Linux
2 3 (3.41%) SUSE
3 2 (2.27%) Android
3 2 (2.27%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.14%) Windows
4 1 (1.14%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (46.59%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (29.55%) Scrum
3 21 (23.86%) Web Development
4 16 (18.18%) CRM
4 16 (18.18%) Project Management
5 12 (13.64%) Document Management
5 12 (13.64%) Front End Development
5 12 (13.64%) Kanban
6 11 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (12.50%) Open Source
6 11 (12.50%) Product Management
6 11 (12.50%) SOA
7 10 (11.36%) Test Automation
8 9 (10.23%) Migration
8 9 (10.23%) SEO
9 8 (9.09%) Analytics
10 7 (7.95%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (7.95%) Data Modelling
10 7 (7.95%) OO
10 7 (7.95%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 65 (73.86%) PHP
2 39 (44.32%) JavaScript
3 22 (25.00%) Java
4 17 (19.32%) SQL
5 11 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 4 (4.55%) Ruby
7 2 (2.27%) Apple Swift
7 2 (2.27%) Perl
7 2 (2.27%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.14%) PHP 5
8 1 (1.14%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 10 (11.36%) Degree
2 3 (3.41%) PMI Certification
2 3 (3.41%) PMP
3 2 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.41%) QA
System Software
1 7 (7.95%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.27%) Docker
3 1 (1.14%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (1.14%) Puppet
1 1 (1.14%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 16 (18.18%) Oracle
2 14 (15.91%) IBM
3 13 (14.77%) Microsoft
4 11 (12.50%) OpenText
5 7 (7.95%) Google
6 4 (4.55%) Hotjar
6 4 (4.55%) Optimizely
7 3 (3.41%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (2.27%) Apigee
8 2 (2.27%) Apple
8 2 (2.27%) MuleSoft
8 2 (2.27%) New Relic
8 2 (2.27%) Splunk
8 2 (2.27%) WSO2
9 1 (1.14%) Adobe
9 1 (1.14%) PayPal
9 1 (1.14%) WorldPay