Dries Buytaert

Who sponsors Drupal development? (2016-2017 edition)

Dries Buytaert

Dries Buytaert, founder and project lead of Drupal, has examined Drupal.org's commit data again this year and published the new edition of “Who sponsors Drupal development? ” report recently. 

The report represents an in-depth analysis of how Drupal’s development was sponsored between July 1, 2016 and June 20, 2017. We’re excited that CI&T is in the top 30 contributing Drupal organizations at the No. 6 slot, and one of our employees has taken the No. 3 spot of global contributors! Moreover, CI&T is the top 1 contributor in the System Integrator category, globally. 

Below are some charts from Dries’s article, read the full report here.


Drupal.org received code contributions from 7,240 different individuals and 889 different organizations in the past year.


Only 6% of the recorded contributions are by women.


When measuring geographic diversity, we saw individual contributors from 6 different continents and 116 different countries.


The top 20 countries from which contributions originate.


The top 30 contributing organizations based on the number of Drupal.org commit credits.