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 4 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Joomla!
Rank 607 562 533
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -29
Contract jobs citing Joomla! 26 48 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.086% 0.10%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.23% 0.47% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 25 35
Average daily rate
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£250 £365 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.50% +21.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £450 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
-20.63% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.30 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £12.30 -

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
11085 10241 9041
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.97% 18.33% 17.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 7090 6073 5233
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 331 422 384
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -7.89%

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 4 September 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 19 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 4 September 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 -25 24 £250 -31.50% 16
London +9 15 £258 -40.95% 6
City of London +9 4 £250 -44.44%
Birmingham +7 4 £255 +79.24%
West Midlands +7 4 £255 -18.91%
Edinburgh - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 - -
East of England +3 1 £225 -38.35% 2
Leicestershire +1 1 £275 - 2
Southampton -1 1 £250 - 2
Loughborough -1 1 £275 - 1
Hampshire -1 1 £250 - 2
South West -7 1 £250 -33.33% 1
East Midlands -10 1 £275 -12.00% 4
South East -37 1 £250 -2.43% 3
Cambridgeshire - 1 £225 -
North East - 1 £320 -
Durham - 1 £320 -
Cambridge - 1 £225 -

Joomla!
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 41 (77.36%) PHP
2 40 (75.47%) HTML
3 37 (69.81%) CSS
4 34 (64.15%) WordPress
5 32 (60.38%) MySQL
6 26 (49.06%) CMS
7 22 (41.51%) JavaScript
8 18 (33.96%) LAMP
9 16 (30.19%) Content Management
10 14 (26.42%) Linux
11 13 (24.53%) Drupal
11 13 (24.53%) HTML5
12 12 (22.64%) CSS3
12 12 (22.64%) jQuery
12 12 (22.64%) Google
13 9 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (15.09%) Photoshop
14 8 (15.09%) Web Development
15 7 (13.21%) Plesk
15 7 (13.21%) Change Management
15 7 (13.21%) MariaDB
15 7 (13.21%) ServiceNow
15 7 (13.21%) SDLC
16 6 (11.32%) Software Architecture
16 6 (11.32%) Subversion
16 6 (11.32%) OO
16 6 (11.32%) New Media
17 5 (9.43%) JIRA
17 5 (9.43%) Adobe Illustrator
17 5 (9.43%) Web Design

Joomla!
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 34 (64.15%) WordPress
2 26 (49.06%) CMS
3 13 (24.53%) Drupal
4 2 (3.77%) Umbraco
4 2 (3.77%) Apache
5 1 (1.89%) DNN
5 1 (1.89%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.89%) Moodle
5 1 (1.89%) ExpressionEngine
5 1 (1.89%) Orchard CMS
5 1 (1.89%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Photoshop
2 5 (9.43%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (5.66%) MS Office
3 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
4 2 (3.77%) Fireworks
5 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) Intranet
2 1 (1.89%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (60.38%) MySQL
2 7 (13.21%) MariaDB
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Subversion
2 5 (9.43%) JIRA
3 2 (3.77%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.89%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.89%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.89%) Xcode
General
1 5 (9.43%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Marketing
3 1 (1.89%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 37 (69.81%) Developer
2 10 (18.87%) PHP Developer
3 8 (15.09%) Joomla! Developer
4 7 (13.21%) AWS Developer
4 7 (13.21%) Designer
5 4 (7.55%) Web Designer
6 3 (5.66%) Web Developer
6 3 (5.66%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Creative Web Designer
7 2 (3.77%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Team Leader
7 2 (3.77%) Development Team Leader
7 2 (3.77%) LAMP Developer
8 1 (1.89%) IT Assistant
8 1 (1.89%) Senior Designer
8 1 (1.89%) Lead Web Developer
8 1 (1.89%) Graphic Designer
8 1 (1.89%) Content Editor
8 1 (1.89%) Principal Engineer
8 1 (1.89%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (75.47%) HTML
2 37 (69.81%) CSS
3 18 (33.96%) LAMP
4 13 (24.53%) HTML5
5 12 (22.64%) CSS3
5 12 (22.64%) jQuery
6 3 (5.66%) XML
6 3 (5.66%) .NET
7 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET
7 2 (3.77%) Ajax
7 2 (3.77%) Django
8 1 (1.89%) XML-RPC
8 1 (1.89%) Sass
8 1 (1.89%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.89%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (1.89%) CodeIgniter
8 1 (1.89%) CakePHP
8 1 (1.89%) Web Services
8 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) New Media
2 4 (7.55%) Copywriting
3 3 (5.66%) Graphic Design
3 3 (5.66%) User Experience
4 2 (3.77%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.77%) Photography
4 2 (3.77%) Social Media
4 2 (3.77%) NHS
4 2 (3.77%) E-Learning
4 2 (3.77%) Statistics
5 1 (1.89%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.89%) BBC
5 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (26.42%) Linux
2 1 (1.89%) Android
2 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.19%) Content Management
2 9 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (15.09%) Web Development
4 7 (13.21%) SDLC
4 7 (13.21%) Change Management
5 6 (11.32%) OO
5 6 (11.32%) Software Architecture
6 5 (9.43%) OO PHP
6 5 (9.43%) Web Design
7 4 (7.55%) MVC
7 4 (7.55%) E-Commerce
8 3 (5.66%) CRM
8 3 (5.66%) ITIL
8 3 (5.66%) Workflow
9 2 (3.77%) Scrum
9 2 (3.77%) SEO
9 2 (3.77%) Information Governance
9 2 (3.77%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.77%) Open Source
10 1 (1.89%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 41 (77.36%) PHP
2 22 (41.51%) JavaScript
3 4 (7.55%) PHP5
4 2 (3.77%) C#
5 1 (1.89%) Java
5 1 (1.89%) SQL
5 1 (1.89%) Python
5 1 (1.89%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.89%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (13.21%) Plesk
2 1 (1.89%) Capistrano
2 1 (1.89%) Puppet
2 1 (1.89%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 12 (22.64%) Google
2 7 (13.21%) ServiceNow
3 4 (7.55%) Adobe
4 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.77%) Zend
4 2 (3.77%) Sitecore