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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Joomla!
Rank 197 205 192
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -13
Contract jobs citing Joomla! 3 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.053% 0.044% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.31% 0.25% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 5
Average daily rate
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£325 £294 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.63% -26.56%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £250 £220
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- -35.71%
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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
974 1205 1075
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.26% 17.73% 17.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 735 855 763
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £265 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 24 48
Average hourly rate £14.50 £12.75 £16.05
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.72% -20.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.38 £12.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £23.70 £55.03
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.24 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.22% -9.27%

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

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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 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) CMS
1 8 (100.00%) jQuery
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 6 (75.00%) HTML
3 6 (75.00%) CSS
4 5 (62.50%) PHP
4 5 (62.50%) MySQL
4 5 (62.50%) XML
4 5 (62.50%) AngularJS
5 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (37.50%) TDD
6 3 (37.50%) NUnit
6 3 (37.50%) Content Management
6 3 (37.50%) Web Services
6 3 (37.50%) MVC
6 3 (37.50%) Finance
6 3 (37.50%) LAMP
6 3 (37.50%) RedDot
6 3 (37.50%) OO
6 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
6 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
6 3 (37.50%) Photoshop
6 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
6 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
6 3 (37.50%) .NET
6 3 (37.50%) C#
6 3 (37.50%) OO PHP
6 3 (37.50%) Umbraco
6 3 (37.50%) EPiServer
6 3 (37.50%) WordPress

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) CMS
2 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (37.50%) Umbraco
2 3 (37.50%) WordPress
2 3 (37.50%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (37.50%) Drupal
2 3 (37.50%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) NUnit
1 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
2 2 (25.00%) TestDirector
2 2 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) PHP Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (12.50%) PHP Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) LAMP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) PHP Joomla! Developer
3 1 (12.50%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) jQuery
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
3 5 (62.50%) XML
3 5 (62.50%) AngularJS
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) LAMP
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (37.50%) .NET
4 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
4 3 (37.50%) HTML5
4 3 (37.50%) CSS3
5 2 (25.00%) Backbone.js
5 2 (25.00%) REST
5 2 (25.00%) Yii
5 2 (25.00%) JSON
5 2 (25.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) SCORM
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
2 3 (37.50%) Content Management
2 3 (37.50%) MVC
2 3 (37.50%) OO
2 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 3 (37.50%) OO PHP
3 2 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) PHP
3 3 (37.50%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) PHP5
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) RedDot
1 3 (37.50%) EPiServer
1 3 (37.50%) Sitecore
1 3 (37.50%) Ektron