The table below looks at the statistics for Joomla! skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Joomla! over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Joomla!
Rank 562 540 508
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -32
Contract jobs citing Joomla! 14 26 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.052% 0.065%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.15% 0.29% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 19
Average daily rate
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£290 £275 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £203 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £361 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £220 £200 £250
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £175.00 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £175.00 - £35.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9391 8858 8065
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.90% 17.62% 17.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 5772 5203 4518
Average daily rate £400 £375 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 313 306 400
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £18.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.72 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.57 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.25 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.30%

Joomla!
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Joomla! Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Joomla!
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Joomla! within the UK.

Joomla! Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Joomla!
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Joomla! within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Joomla! Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Joomla!
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Joomla! within the UK.

Joomla! Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Joomla!
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Joomla! within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -32 11 £290 +5.45% 26
London -24 8 £290 +5.45% 3
South East -29 3 £265 +32.50% 6
Scotland - 3 £175 - 1
City of London +16 2 £375 -
Hampshire -14 2 £265 - 2
Southampton - 1 £265 - 2
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 £175 - 1
Woking - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 - - 1
Warwickshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
Wiltshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 1
Wokingham - - - - 1
Berkshire - - - - 1
Devon - - - -
Dorset - - - - 5
Gloucestershire - - - - 2
Dumfries and Galloway - - - -
East of England - - - - 4
South Wales - - - -
South West - - - - 7
Wales - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 1
North West - - - - 4
Godalming - - - -
Guildford - - - - 1

Joomla!
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 29 (69.05%) CMS
2 26 (61.90%) PHP
3 24 (57.14%) HTML
4 22 (52.38%) JavaScript
5 21 (50.00%) CSS
6 19 (45.24%) Drupal
6 19 (45.24%) WordPress
7 18 (42.86%) MySQL
8 15 (35.71%) jQuery
9 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (23.81%) HTML5
10 9 (21.43%) PHP5
10 9 (21.43%) OO
11 8 (19.05%) CSS3
11 8 (19.05%) OO PHP
12 7 (16.67%) SharePoint
12 7 (16.67%) Content Management
13 6 (14.29%) Open Source
13 6 (14.29%) XML
13 6 (14.29%) Photoshop
13 6 (14.29%) LAMP
13 6 (14.29%) Intranet
14 5 (11.90%) Adobe
14 5 (11.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 4 (9.52%) REST
15 4 (9.52%) Adobe CQ
15 4 (9.52%) Responsive Web Design
15 4 (9.52%) Acrobat
15 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
15 4 (9.52%) Microsoft

Joomla!
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 29 (69.05%) CMS
2 19 (45.24%) Drupal
2 19 (45.24%) WordPress
3 7 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 4 (9.52%) Adobe CQ
4 4 (9.52%) Umbraco
5 3 (7.14%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (4.76%) Node.js
7 1 (2.38%) NServiceBus
7 1 (2.38%) Moodle
7 1 (2.38%) TYPO3
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Photoshop
2 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.52%) Acrobat
3 3 (7.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (2.38%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (2.38%) InDesign
4 1 (2.38%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (2.38%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (2.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.38%) Magento
2 1 (2.38%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.38%) PaaS
1 1 (2.38%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) Intranet
2 3 (7.14%) FTP
3 1 (2.38%) SSL
3 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (42.86%) MySQL
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) MS Access
2 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (7.14%) Subversion
2 3 (7.14%) Selenium
2 3 (7.14%) WatiN
2 3 (7.14%) WebDriver
2 3 (7.14%) eggPlant
3 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.76%) TestDirector
4 1 (2.38%) Jasmine
General
1 3 (7.14%) Marketing
2 2 (4.76%) Banking
2 2 (4.76%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 27 (64.29%) Developer
2 15 (35.71%) PHP Developer
3 8 (19.05%) Web Developer
4 5 (11.90%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Senior Web Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Senior Developer
5 4 (9.52%) PHP Joomla! Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Communications Officer
6 3 (7.14%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (4.76%) PHP Programmer
7 2 (4.76%) Web Manager
7 2 (4.76%) LAMP Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Programmer
7 2 (4.76%) Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Tester
7 2 (4.76%) Automation Tester
7 2 (4.76%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 1 (2.38%) OO PHP Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Email Specialist
8 1 (2.38%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (57.14%) HTML
2 21 (50.00%) CSS
3 15 (35.71%) jQuery
4 10 (23.81%) HTML5
5 8 (19.05%) CSS3
6 6 (14.29%) LAMP
6 6 (14.29%) XML
7 5 (11.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (9.52%) REST
9 3 (7.14%) Web Services
9 3 (7.14%) Backbone.js
9 3 (7.14%) AngularJS
9 3 (7.14%) JSON
9 3 (7.14%) Yii
10 2 (4.76%) Symfony
10 2 (4.76%) XML Schema
10 2 (4.76%) SOAP
10 2 (4.76%) .NET
11 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
11 1 (2.38%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Open Source
2 4 (9.52%) Social Media
3 2 (4.76%) SCORM
3 2 (4.76%) Animation
3 2 (4.76%) User Experience
3 2 (4.76%) Learning Management System
3 2 (4.76%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.38%) W3C
4 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.38%) E-Learning
4 1 (2.38%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) Android
1 2 (4.76%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.38%) UNIX
2 1 (2.38%) Windows
2 1 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (21.43%) OO
3 8 (19.05%) OO PHP
4 7 (16.67%) Content Management
5 4 (9.52%) Web Design
5 4 (9.52%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (9.52%) Web Development
6 3 (7.14%) Automation Testing
6 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (7.14%) MVC
7 2 (4.76%) Project Management
7 2 (4.76%) E-Commerce
7 2 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.76%) Android Development
7 2 (4.76%) iOS Development
7 2 (4.76%) Analytics
7 2 (4.76%) Online Marketing
8 1 (2.38%) Rapid Prototyping
8 1 (2.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 26 (61.90%) PHP
2 22 (52.38%) JavaScript
3 9 (21.43%) PHP5
4 4 (9.52%) Java
5 3 (7.14%) C#
5 3 (7.14%) SQL
5 3 (7.14%) VBScript
5 3 (7.14%) Python
6 2 (4.76%) Ruby
7 1 (2.38%) VBA
7 1 (2.38%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (11.90%) Adobe
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.14%) Sitecore
3 3 (7.14%) hybris
4 2 (4.76%) Twitter
4 2 (4.76%) ServiceNow
4 2 (4.76%) Google
4 2 (4.76%) Zend
5 1 (2.38%) EPiServer
5 1 (2.38%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.38%) Remedy
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