The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the City of London region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Joomla!
Rank 199 211 218
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +7
Contract jobs citing Joomla! 4 2 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.068% 0.028% 0.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.41% 0.17% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 10
Average daily rate
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£450 - £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £289 £300 £213
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +40.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.30 - £18.00
Application Platforms Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
972 1173 1339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.62% 16.49% 17.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 655 796 923
Average daily rate £401 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £576 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 57 38
Average hourly rate £18.48 £23.75 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.18% -12.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £12.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.20 £59.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
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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 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 12 (80.00%) CMS
2 11 (73.33%) Finance
3 7 (46.67%) E-Learning
3 7 (46.67%) HTML
3 7 (46.67%) CSS
3 7 (46.67%) Intranet
3 7 (46.67%) Information Security
3 7 (46.67%) Computer Science
3 7 (46.67%) Degree
4 6 (40.00%) jQuery
4 6 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (40.00%) CISSP
4 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (40.00%) CISA
4 6 (40.00%) CISM
4 6 (40.00%) Financial Institution
4 6 (40.00%) Information Security Management
4 6 (40.00%) Security Management
5 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 5 (33.33%) Economics
6 4 (26.67%) Content Management
6 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (26.67%) TDD
6 4 (26.67%) NUnit
6 4 (26.67%) Umbraco
6 4 (26.67%) EPiServer
6 4 (26.67%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (26.67%) Sitecore
6 4 (26.67%) Ektron
6 4 (26.67%) MVC

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 12 (80.00%) CMS
2 4 (26.67%) Umbraco
2 4 (26.67%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
3 3 (20.00%) Sitefinity
3 3 (20.00%) Drupal
4 1 (6.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
1 4 (26.67%) NUnit
General
1 11 (73.33%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (13.33%) Publishing
4 1 (6.67%) Banking
4 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (20.00%) PHP Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Security Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) Information Security Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) Information Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Joomla! Developer
5 1 (6.67%) PHP Joomla! Developer
5 1 (6.67%) CMS Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Security Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) CSS
1 7 (46.67%) HTML
2 6 (40.00%) jQuery
3 4 (26.67%) HTML5
3 4 (26.67%) CSS3
3 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
3 4 (26.67%) .NET
3 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (26.67%) Web Services
3 4 (26.67%) XML
3 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
4 2 (13.33%) Symfony
4 2 (13.33%) CakePHP
4 2 (13.33%) script.aculo.us
4 2 (13.33%) XHTML
4 2 (13.33%) LAMP
4 2 (13.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) E-Learning
1 7 (46.67%) Computer Science
2 5 (33.33%) Economics
2 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (13.33%) Learning Management System
3 2 (13.33%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Information Security
2 6 (40.00%) Information Security Management
2 6 (40.00%) Security Management
3 4 (26.67%) MVC
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) TDD
3 4 (26.67%) Content Management
3 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
4 2 (13.33%) Scrum
5 1 (6.67%) Creative Marketing
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (26.67%) PHP
2 4 (26.67%) C#
3 2 (13.33%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Degree
2 6 (40.00%) CISSP
2 6 (40.00%) CISA
2 6 (40.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) RedDot
1 4 (26.67%) EPiServer
1 4 (26.67%) Sitecore
1 4 (26.67%) Ektron
2 2 (13.33%) Zend