The table below looks at the statistics for Joomla! skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Joomla! over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Joomla!
Rank 184 197 191
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -6
Contract jobs citing Joomla! 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.039% 0.051% 0.034%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.22% 0.30% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate
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£375 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £220 £200 £250
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £175.00 - £35.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Application Platforms Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
893 998 1004
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.52% 17.09% 17.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 665 689 678
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 21 41
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.70 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -20.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.87 £95.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.73 £19.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-11.97% +1.71%

Joomla!
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Joomla! across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Joomla! Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Joomla!
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Joomla! across the City of London region.

Joomla! Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Joomla!
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Joomla! across the City of London region.

Joomla! Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Joomla!
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Joomla! also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Joomla!.

1 7 (100.00%) PHP
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
2 6 (85.71%) CMS
3 5 (71.43%) jQuery
4 4 (57.14%) WordPress
4 4 (57.14%) Drupal
4 4 (57.14%) LAMP
4 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 4 (57.14%) OO
4 4 (57.14%) OO PHP
5 3 (42.86%) HTML
5 3 (42.86%) CSS
5 3 (42.86%) PHP5
6 2 (28.57%) Subversion
6 2 (28.57%) Web Development
6 2 (28.57%) JSON
6 2 (28.57%) Yii
6 2 (28.57%) REST
6 2 (28.57%) Backbone.js
6 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
6 2 (28.57%) XML
6 2 (28.57%) XML Schema
6 2 (28.57%) TestDirector
7 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
7 1 (14.29%) TIBCO
7 1 (14.29%) SCORM
7 1 (14.29%) UNIX
7 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
7 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development

Joomla!
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Joomla! also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Joomla!. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (85.71%) CMS
2 4 (57.14%) WordPress
2 4 (57.14%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Subversion
1 2 (28.57%) TestDirector
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) PHP Developer
3 2 (28.57%) PHP Programmer
3 2 (28.57%) LAMP Developer
3 2 (28.57%) PHP Joomla! Developer
3 2 (28.57%) PHP LAMP Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Programmer
4 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) jQuery
2 4 (57.14%) LAMP
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) JSON
4 2 (28.57%) Yii
4 2 (28.57%) REST
4 2 (28.57%) Backbone.js
4 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
1 1 (14.29%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) OO
1 4 (57.14%) OO PHP
2 2 (28.57%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) PHP
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) PHP5
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) TIBCO