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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Joomla!
Rank 577 554 510
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -44
Contract jobs citing Joomla! 28 27 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.051% 0.082%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.28% 0.30% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 22 13
Average daily rate
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£225 £344 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.54% +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £202 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £450 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £170 £225
% change year-on-year
+32.35% -24.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
9907 9141 8211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.22% 17.35% 17.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 6133 5674 4614
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 347 309 441
Average hourly rate £20.19 £18.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.13% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.80 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+18.73% -10.52%

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 26 May 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 16 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 26 May 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 0 26 £225 -37.93% 23
West Midlands +7 17 £225 -
West Bromwich - 13 £225 -
London -8 5 £338 -15.09% 7
City of London -4 3 £275 -37.14% 1
South East -4 3 £165 +32.00% 6
Scotland -5 2 £233 +3.33% 1
West Sussex - 2 £165 -
Birmingham -8 1 £250 -
Bradford - 1 £450 -
Edinburgh - 1 £290 -
Glasgow - 1 £175 - 1
Reading - 1 £220 -
Berkshire - 1 £220 - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 £450 -
Yorkshire - 1 £450 - 2

Joomla!
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 36 (85.71%) PHP
2 29 (69.05%) HTML
3 28 (66.67%) MySQL
4 27 (64.29%) CMS
5 26 (61.90%) CSS
5 26 (61.90%) WordPress
6 20 (47.62%) JavaScript
7 17 (40.48%) LAMP
8 14 (33.33%) Linux
8 14 (33.33%) HTML5
9 12 (28.57%) jQuery
10 11 (26.19%) Drupal
10 11 (26.19%) CSS3
11 10 (23.81%) Google
12 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (19.05%) Web Development
14 7 (16.67%) PHP5
14 7 (16.67%) Plesk
15 6 (14.29%) Open Source
15 6 (14.29%) New Media
15 6 (14.29%) OO
16 5 (11.90%) OO PHP
16 5 (11.90%) Web Design
17 4 (9.52%) Adobe
17 4 (9.52%) Java
17 4 (9.52%) XML
17 4 (9.52%) Content Management
17 4 (9.52%) Umbraco
18 3 (7.14%) Mentoring
18 3 (7.14%) eggPlant

Joomla!
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 27 (64.29%) CMS
2 26 (61.90%) WordPress
3 11 (26.19%) Drupal
4 4 (9.52%) Umbraco
5 3 (7.14%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (4.76%) Apache
6 2 (4.76%) NServiceBus
7 1 (2.38%) Moodle
7 1 (2.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Node.js
7 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Photoshop
1 2 (4.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (2.38%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) Acrobat
2 1 (2.38%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (2.38%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.38%) InDesign
2 1 (2.38%) Adobe Premiere
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.38%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.38%) PaaS
2 1 (2.38%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.38%) MS Access
3 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) eggPlant
1 3 (7.14%) Selenium
1 3 (7.14%) WatiN
1 3 (7.14%) WebDriver
2 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.38%) Jasmine
2 1 (2.38%) Xcode
General
1 3 (7.14%) Marketing
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (71.43%) Developer
2 13 (30.95%) PHP Developer
3 6 (14.29%) AWS Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Web Developer
5 3 (7.14%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 3 (7.14%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 3 (7.14%) PHP Joomla! Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Tester
6 2 (4.76%) Team Leader
6 2 (4.76%) Development Team Leader
6 2 (4.76%) Automation Tester
6 2 (4.76%) LAMP Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Designer
7 1 (2.38%) OO PHP Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Email Specialist
7 1 (2.38%) PHP Programmer
7 1 (2.38%) Principal Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Campaign Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (69.05%) HTML
2 26 (61.90%) CSS
3 17 (40.48%) LAMP
4 14 (33.33%) HTML5
5 12 (28.57%) jQuery
6 11 (26.19%) CSS3
7 4 (9.52%) XML
8 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET
8 2 (4.76%) .NET
8 2 (4.76%) Web Services
8 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (2.38%) JSON
9 1 (2.38%) Django
9 1 (2.38%) Sass
9 1 (2.38%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (2.38%) Apache Cordova
9 1 (2.38%) REST
9 1 (2.38%) Backbone.js
9 1 (2.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) New Media
2 2 (4.76%) NHS
2 2 (4.76%) Statistics
3 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.38%) User Experience
3 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.38%) Animation
3 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.38%) Copywriting
3 1 (2.38%) W3C
3 1 (2.38%) E-Learning
3 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (2.38%) Android
2 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (19.05%) Web Development
3 6 (14.29%) Open Source
3 6 (14.29%) OO
4 5 (11.90%) OO PHP
4 5 (11.90%) Web Design
5 4 (9.52%) Content Management
6 3 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 3 (7.14%) Automation Testing
6 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce
6 3 (7.14%) MVC
7 2 (4.76%) Data Modelling
7 2 (4.76%) SOA
7 2 (4.76%) Information Governance
7 2 (4.76%) Workflow
7 2 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.76%) DevOps
7 2 (4.76%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 36 (85.71%) PHP
2 20 (47.62%) JavaScript
3 7 (16.67%) PHP5
4 4 (9.52%) Java
5 3 (7.14%) C#
6 1 (2.38%) Ruby
6 1 (2.38%) SQL
6 1 (2.38%) VBA
6 1 (2.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (16.67%) Plesk
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Google
2 4 (9.52%) Adobe
3 3 (7.14%) Sitecore
3 3 (7.14%) hybris
4 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.38%) TIBCO
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