The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Joomla!
Rank 554 521 519
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -2
Contract jobs citing Joomla! 33 23 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.059% 0.048% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.34% 0.28% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 7 46
Average daily rate £325 £250 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £169 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £355 £366
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £218 £300
% change year-on-year
-8.04% -27.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Average hourly rate - £25.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £17.50
Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9622 8294 9910
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.09% 17.38% 16.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 5881 4681 5361
Average daily rate £375 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 314 417 451
Average hourly rate £18.10 £19.87 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% +1.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -77 32 £344 +25.00% 26
London -7 21 £398 +22.30% 10
City of London -4 11 £438 +9.37% 4
South East -12 5 £163 -12.16% 9
Hampshire +8 4 £125 -32.43%
South West -22 3 £215 - 1
Portsmouth - 3 - -
East Midlands - 2 £98 -
Southampton -9 1 £125 -32.43%
Somerset -9 1 - -
Manchester -14 1 - - 1
North West -18 1 - - 1
Reading - 1 £200 -
Berkshire - 1 £200 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 1 £98 -
Scotland - 1 £225 - 2
Nottingham - 1 £98 -
Bristol - 1 - -
Bromsgrove - - - -
Colchester - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Exeter - - - -
Glasgow - - - - 1
Guildford - - - -
Ipswich - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Leamington Spa - - - -
Leeds - - - - 1
Nuneaton - - - -

Joomla!
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 42 (64.62%) CMS
2 37 (56.92%) PHP
3 31 (47.69%) JavaScript
3 31 (47.69%) Drupal
4 27 (41.54%) WordPress
5 26 (40.00%) HTML
5 26 (40.00%) CSS
6 25 (38.46%) MySQL
7 22 (33.85%) jQuery
8 17 (26.15%) Finance
9 15 (23.08%) Ajax
10 14 (21.54%) .NET
10 14 (21.54%) C#
11 12 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (18.46%) Content Management
11 12 (18.46%) Ektron
12 11 (16.92%) Zend
12 11 (16.92%) Intranet
12 11 (16.92%) SQL Server
12 11 (16.92%) XML
13 10 (15.38%) MVC
13 10 (15.38%) Git (software)
14 9 (13.85%) DNN
14 9 (13.85%) Alfresco
14 9 (13.85%) EPiServer
14 9 (13.85%) Software Engineering
14 9 (13.85%) Degree
14 9 (13.85%) Computer Science
14 9 (13.85%) RedDot
14 9 (13.85%) Microsoft

Joomla!
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 42 (64.62%) CMS
2 31 (47.69%) Drupal
3 27 (41.54%) WordPress
4 9 (13.85%) DNN
4 9 (13.85%) Alfresco
5 4 (6.15%) Apache
5 4 (6.15%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (4.62%) Umbraco
6 3 (4.62%) SharePoint
7 2 (3.08%) SugarCRM
7 2 (3.08%) ExpressionEngine
7 2 (3.08%) Node.js
8 1 (1.54%) Jadu
8 1 (1.54%) SilverStripe
8 1 (1.54%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.08%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.08%) Photoshop
1 2 (3.08%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.54%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.54%) InDesign
2 1 (1.54%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 4 (6.15%) Magento
2 1 (1.54%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.15%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.62%) CloudFront
2 3 (4.62%) Route 53
2 3 (4.62%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.54%) Basecamp
3 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.92%) Intranet
2 4 (6.15%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.62%) DNS
3 3 (4.62%) SSL
3 3 (4.62%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (38.46%) MySQL
2 11 (16.92%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.08%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.69%) Subversion
3 3 (4.62%) Behat
3 3 (4.62%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.62%) JMeter
4 1 (1.54%) JIRA
General
1 17 (26.15%) Finance
2 7 (10.77%) Financial Institution
3 4 (6.15%) Marketing
4 3 (4.62%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.62%) Banking
5 2 (3.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 50 (76.92%) Developer
2 22 (33.85%) PHP Developer
3 12 (18.46%) Web Developer
3 12 (18.46%) .NET Developer
4 9 (13.85%) Agile .NET Developer
5 8 (12.31%) Joomla! Developer
6 6 (9.23%) PHP Joomla! Developer
7 5 (7.69%) PHP Web Developer
8 4 (6.15%) CMS Developer
8 4 (6.15%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Information Specialist
9 3 (4.62%) .NET Software Developer
9 3 (4.62%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (4.62%) DevOps Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Front-End Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Information Security Specialist
9 3 (4.62%) C# Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Security Specialist
9 3 (4.62%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (40.00%) HTML
1 26 (40.00%) CSS
2 22 (33.85%) jQuery
3 15 (23.08%) Ajax
4 14 (21.54%) .NET
5 11 (16.92%) XML
6 9 (13.85%) ASP.NET
7 6 (9.23%) HTML5
7 6 (9.23%) LAMP
7 6 (9.23%) XHTML
8 3 (4.62%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (4.62%) CSS3
8 3 (4.62%) CakePHP
8 3 (4.62%) Symfony
9 2 (3.08%) Web Services
9 2 (3.08%) RESTful
9 2 (3.08%) script.aculo.us
9 2 (3.08%) Yii
10 1 (1.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (1.54%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.85%) Computer Science
2 8 (12.31%) E-Learning
3 6 (9.23%) Management Information System
3 6 (9.23%) Open Source
3 6 (9.23%) Economics
4 2 (3.08%) Social Network
4 2 (3.08%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.54%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.54%) Blog
5 1 (1.54%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.31%) Linux
2 3 (4.62%) Ubuntu
2 3 (4.62%) UNIX
2 3 (4.62%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (18.46%) Content Management
2 10 (15.38%) MVC
3 9 (13.85%) Software Engineering
4 8 (12.31%) OO
4 8 (12.31%) Web Development
4 8 (12.31%) Information Security
5 7 (10.77%) Information Security Management
5 7 (10.77%) Security Management
5 7 (10.77%) OO PHP
6 5 (7.69%) OOP
7 4 (6.15%) E-Commerce
8 3 (4.62%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (4.62%) SEO
9 2 (3.08%) Migration
9 2 (3.08%) Scrum
9 2 (3.08%) Information Architecture
10 1 (1.54%) Web Application Development
10 1 (1.54%) Analytics
10 1 (1.54%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 37 (56.92%) PHP
2 31 (47.69%) JavaScript
3 14 (21.54%) C#
4 9 (13.85%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.62%) Groovy
5 3 (4.62%) PHP5
5 3 (4.62%) Python
6 2 (3.08%) SQL
7 1 (1.54%) PHP4
7 1 (1.54%) ActionScript 3.0
7 1 (1.54%) ActionScript
7 1 (1.54%) Java
7 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (13.85%) Degree
2 7 (10.77%) CISA
2 7 (10.77%) CISM
2 7 (10.77%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 3 (4.62%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (18.46%) Ektron
2 11 (16.92%) Zend
3 9 (13.85%) EPiServer
3 9 (13.85%) RedDot
3 9 (13.85%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.15%) Sitecore
5 2 (3.08%) Oracle
6 1 (1.54%) Twitter
6 1 (1.54%) Google
6 1 (1.54%) Adobe
Manchester
Computer Futures
Posted: 17 days ago
Dundee
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £150.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Rate: £275 - £350 per day
Posted: 24 days ago