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 24 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Joomla!
Rank 572 530 514
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -16
Contract jobs citing Joomla! 20 40 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.078% 0.096%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.20% 0.44% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 21 32
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £205 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £350 £346
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £250 £225
% change year-on-year
+23.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -35.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- -35.71%

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
9845 9126 8714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.15% 17.83% 17.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 6369 5531 4914
Average daily rate £395 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £508 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 324 373 434
Average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £18.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.74% -6.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.12 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £36.07 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.74% -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 24 December 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 24 December 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
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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 -47 18 £325 +8.33% 24
London -8 9 £338 +12.50% 5
South East -28 4 £263 -4.54% 6
City of London +6 3 £325 +10.63% 3
East Midlands +9 2 £315 - 1
Scotland -8 2 - - 2
Northamptonshire - 2 £315 - 1
Brackley - 2 £315 - 1
West Midlands -5 1 £300 +71.42%
South West - 1 £325 - 10
North West - 1 £401 - 1
Dorset - 1 £325 - 8
Hampshire - 1 - - 2
Edinburgh - 1 - - 1
Milton Keynes - 1 £300 -
Birmingham - 1 £300 -
Bournemouth - 1 £325 - 8
Berkshire - 1 £263 - 3
Buckinghamshire - 1 £300 -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Devon - - - -
Addlestone - - - -
Andover - - - -
Bath - - - -
Newport - - - -
Northampton - - - -
Poole - - - -
Reading - - - -
Shoreham-by-Sea - - - -
Slough - - - - 1

Joomla!
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 52 (73.24%) CMS
2 47 (66.20%) HTML
2 47 (66.20%) JavaScript
3 46 (64.79%) CSS
4 43 (60.56%) PHP
5 38 (53.52%) WordPress
6 36 (50.70%) Drupal
7 32 (45.07%) MySQL
8 29 (40.85%) jQuery
9 22 (30.99%) HTML5
10 19 (26.76%) CSS3
11 18 (25.35%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (23.94%) Content Management
13 13 (18.31%) OO
13 13 (18.31%) SharePoint
14 12 (16.90%) Intranet
14 12 (16.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 12 (16.90%) Zend
15 10 (14.08%) Marketing
15 10 (14.08%) MVC
16 9 (12.68%) LAMP
16 9 (12.68%) Finance
16 9 (12.68%) XML
16 9 (12.68%) Photoshop
16 9 (12.68%) Web Development
16 9 (12.68%) PHP5
17 8 (11.27%) Responsive Web Design
17 8 (11.27%) OO PHP
17 8 (11.27%) .NET
18 7 (9.86%) SQL

Joomla!
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 52 (73.24%) CMS
2 38 (53.52%) WordPress
3 36 (50.70%) Drupal
4 13 (18.31%) SharePoint
5 6 (8.45%) Apache
6 4 (5.63%) Umbraco
6 4 (5.63%) ExpressionEngine
6 4 (5.63%) Node.js
7 3 (4.23%) Sitefinity
7 3 (4.23%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (4.23%) IIS
8 1 (1.41%) TeamSite
8 1 (1.41%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.41%) TYPO3
8 1 (1.41%) Moodle
8 1 (1.41%) Confluence
8 1 (1.41%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 9 (12.68%) Photoshop
2 4 (5.63%) Acrobat
3 3 (4.23%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.41%) MS Office
4 1 (1.41%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.41%) InDesign
4 1 (1.41%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (1.41%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Google Analytics
2 3 (4.23%) Magento
3 2 (2.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (2.82%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.41%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (1.41%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) SaaS
1 1 (1.41%) PaaS
1 1 (1.41%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.90%) Intranet
2 3 (4.23%) FTP
3 1 (1.41%) SSL
3 1 (1.41%) Internet
3 1 (1.41%) RFID
3 1 (1.41%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (45.07%) MySQL
2 5 (7.04%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.23%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.82%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.82%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.41%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.41%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (8.45%) Dreamweaver
2 5 (7.04%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.04%) Subversion
3 3 (4.23%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.23%) NUnit
4 2 (2.82%) TestDirector
5 1 (1.41%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.41%) Behat
5 1 (1.41%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.41%) Yeoman
5 1 (1.41%) JIRA
General
1 10 (14.08%) Marketing
2 9 (12.68%) Finance
3 5 (7.04%) Banking
4 3 (4.23%) Retail
4 3 (4.23%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.23%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.82%) Electronics
5 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.82%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.41%) Publishing
6 1 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.41%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 51 (71.83%) Developer
2 27 (38.03%) PHP Developer
3 15 (21.13%) Web Developer
4 9 (12.68%) Front-End Developer
5 6 (8.45%) PHP Joomla! Developer
6 5 (7.04%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 5 (7.04%) Communications Officer
6 5 (7.04%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Content Editor
7 4 (5.63%) Senior Web Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Information Specialist
8 3 (4.23%) Information Security Specialist
8 3 (4.23%) Web Editor
8 3 (4.23%) Web Manager
8 3 (4.23%) Web Content Editor
8 3 (4.23%) Security Specialist
9 2 (2.82%) PHP Web Developer
9 2 (2.82%) PHP Zend Developer
10 1 (1.41%) OO PHP Developer
10 1 (1.41%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (66.20%) HTML
2 46 (64.79%) CSS
3 29 (40.85%) jQuery
4 22 (30.99%) HTML5
5 19 (26.76%) CSS3
6 12 (16.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 9 (12.68%) XML
7 9 (12.68%) LAMP
8 8 (11.27%) .NET
9 7 (9.86%) JSON
9 7 (9.86%) AngularJS
9 7 (9.86%) CodeIgniter
10 6 (8.45%) Symfony
10 6 (8.45%) Ajax
10 6 (8.45%) ASP.NET
11 5 (7.04%) .NET Framework
11 5 (7.04%) Zend Framework
11 5 (7.04%) Yii
11 5 (7.04%) Web Services
11 5 (7.04%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.86%) Open Source
2 6 (8.45%) Social Media
3 5 (7.04%) E-Learning
4 4 (5.63%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.63%) User Experience
5 3 (4.23%) Economics
5 3 (4.23%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.82%) DTV
6 2 (2.82%) Animation
6 2 (2.82%) SCORM
6 2 (2.82%) Learning Management System
6 2 (2.82%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.41%) Social Network
7 1 (1.41%) Kinect
7 1 (1.41%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.41%) New Media
7 1 (1.41%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.41%) W3C
7 1 (1.41%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.63%) Android
1 4 (5.63%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.23%) Linux
3 1 (1.41%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.41%) CentOS
3 1 (1.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.35%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (23.94%) Content Management
3 13 (18.31%) OO
4 10 (14.08%) MVC
5 9 (12.68%) Web Development
6 8 (11.27%) Responsive Web Design
6 8 (11.27%) OO PHP
7 7 (9.86%) Digital Marketing
7 7 (9.86%) E-Commerce
8 6 (8.45%) TDD
9 5 (7.04%) Scrum
10 4 (5.63%) Web Design
10 4 (5.63%) OOP
10 4 (5.63%) Online Marketing
10 4 (5.63%) Analytics
10 4 (5.63%) Android Development
10 4 (5.63%) iOS Development
11 3 (4.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 3 (4.23%) Usability Testing
11 3 (4.23%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 47 (66.20%) JavaScript
2 43 (60.56%) PHP
3 9 (12.68%) PHP5
4 7 (9.86%) SQL
5 4 (5.63%) Python
6 3 (4.23%) Ruby
6 3 (4.23%) VBScript
6 3 (4.23%) C#
7 2 (2.82%) Java
7 2 (2.82%) Perl
7 2 (2.82%) PHP4
8 1 (1.41%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 7 (9.86%) Degree
2 3 (4.23%) CISSP
2 3 (4.23%) CISA
2 3 (4.23%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) QA
2 3 (4.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) Capistrano
1 1 (1.41%) cPanel
Vendors
1 12 (16.90%) Zend
2 6 (8.45%) Adobe
3 5 (7.04%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.63%) Google
4 4 (5.63%) EPiServer
5 3 (4.23%) Sitecore
5 3 (4.23%) Ektron
5 3 (4.23%) RedDot
6 2 (2.82%) Twitter
6 2 (2.82%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.82%) Oracle
6 2 (2.82%) SAP
7 1 (1.41%) IBM
7 1 (1.41%) Remedy
7 1 (1.41%) Open Text
7 1 (1.41%) Facebook
7 1 (1.41%) Rackspace
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