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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Joomla!
Rank 584 533 530
Rank change year-on-year
-51 -3
Contract jobs citing Joomla! 34 53 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.10% 0.10%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.32% 0.56% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 42 36
Average daily rate
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£313 £300 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £348 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £213 £225
% change year-on-year
+41.17% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £18.75 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £18.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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
10609 9427 9888
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.22% 17.94% 17.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 6598 5710 5589
Average daily rate £383 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £509 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 362 373 487
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -44 33 £313 +4.16% 30
London -33 8 £363 +20.83% 5
West Midlands -8 6 £225 +28.57% 1
South East -26 4 £275 -15.38% 11
South West - 4 £325 - 11
Manchester -6 3 - -
North West -12 3 - -
East of England -20 3 £365 +92.10%
East Midlands - 3 £314 - 1
Hertfordshire - 3 £365 -
Wiltshire - 3 - - 4
City of London +20 2 £309 +7.39% 2
Buckinghamshire - 2 £300 - 1
Northamptonshire - 2 £314 - 1
Brackley - 2 £314 - 1
Berkshire +8 1 - - 5
Hampshire -15 1 £265 -16.86% 1
Leicestershire - 1 - -
Bournemouth - 1 £325 - 2
Dorset - 1 £325 - 4
Surrey - 1 £275 - 1
Marlow - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 £300 - 1
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Southampton - 1 £265 - 1
Stroud - - - -
Swindon - - - -
Upminster - - - -
Welwyn Garden City - - - -
Windsor - - - - 2

Joomla!
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 50 (72.46%) HTML
2 48 (69.57%) JavaScript
2 48 (69.57%) CMS
3 47 (68.12%) CSS
4 41 (59.42%) PHP
5 36 (52.17%) WordPress
6 30 (43.48%) Drupal
7 28 (40.58%) MySQL
8 26 (37.68%) jQuery
9 23 (33.33%) HTML5
10 19 (27.54%) CSS3
11 18 (26.09%) Content Management
12 16 (23.19%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (20.29%) Marketing
14 13 (18.84%) MVC
14 13 (18.84%) SharePoint
15 12 (17.39%) Intranet
15 12 (17.39%) Zend
16 11 (15.94%) Web Development
17 10 (14.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 10 (14.49%) XML
17 10 (14.49%) Finance
18 9 (13.04%) LAMP
18 9 (13.04%) Apache
18 9 (13.04%) .NET
18 9 (13.04%) Photoshop
18 9 (13.04%) E-Commerce
18 9 (13.04%) Digital Marketing
18 9 (13.04%) Open Source
19 8 (11.59%) Degree

Joomla!
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 48 (69.57%) CMS
2 36 (52.17%) WordPress
3 30 (43.48%) Drupal
4 13 (18.84%) SharePoint
5 9 (13.04%) Apache
6 5 (7.25%) Umbraco
7 4 (5.80%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (5.80%) ExpressionEngine
8 3 (4.35%) Node.js
8 3 (4.35%) Sitefinity
8 3 (4.35%) IIS
9 1 (1.45%) TeamSite
9 1 (1.45%) WebSphere
9 1 (1.45%) TYPO3
9 1 (1.45%) Adobe CQ
9 1 (1.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (13.04%) Photoshop
2 3 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.35%) Acrobat
3 1 (1.45%) Fireworks
3 1 (1.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (8.70%) Magento
2 3 (4.35%) Google Analytics
2 3 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (2.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.45%) osCommerce
4 1 (1.45%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (1.45%) Tridion
4 1 (1.45%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.39%) Intranet
2 3 (4.35%) FTP
3 2 (2.90%) Internet
4 1 (1.45%) RFID
4 1 (1.45%) NFC
4 1 (1.45%) HTTP
4 1 (1.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (40.58%) MySQL
2 5 (7.25%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.35%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.90%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.45%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.45%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.45%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (10.14%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.70%) Dreamweaver
2 6 (8.70%) Subversion
3 4 (5.80%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.80%) NUnit
4 2 (2.90%) TestDirector
5 1 (1.45%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.45%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.45%) Behat
5 1 (1.45%) Yeoman
5 1 (1.45%) JIRA
General
1 14 (20.29%) Marketing
2 10 (14.49%) Finance
3 5 (7.25%) Banking
4 3 (4.35%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.35%) Financial Institution
4 3 (4.35%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.90%) Electronics
5 2 (2.90%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.45%) Publishing
6 1 (1.45%) Games
6 1 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.45%) Retail
6 1 (1.45%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 46 (66.67%) Developer
2 23 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 13 (18.84%) Web Developer
4 8 (11.59%) Front-End Developer
5 6 (8.70%) Communications Officer
6 4 (5.80%) PHP Joomla! Developer
6 4 (5.80%) Content Editor
6 4 (5.80%) Web Editor
6 4 (5.80%) Web Manager
6 4 (5.80%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.35%) Security Specialist
7 3 (4.35%) Web Content Editor
7 3 (4.35%) Senior Web Developer
7 3 (4.35%) Information Security Specialist
7 3 (4.35%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 3 (4.35%) Information Specialist
8 2 (2.90%) PHP Zend Developer
8 2 (2.90%) Web Project Manager
8 2 (2.90%) PHP Web Developer
8 2 (2.90%) Communications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (72.46%) HTML
2 47 (68.12%) CSS
3 26 (37.68%) jQuery
4 23 (33.33%) HTML5
5 19 (27.54%) CSS3
6 10 (14.49%) XML
6 10 (14.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 9 (13.04%) .NET
7 9 (13.04%) LAMP
8 8 (11.59%) Ajax
8 8 (11.59%) AngularJS
9 7 (10.14%) ASP.NET
9 7 (10.14%) JSON
9 7 (10.14%) CodeIgniter
10 6 (8.70%) Symfony
10 6 (8.70%) .NET Framework
10 6 (8.70%) Web Services
11 5 (7.25%) Zend Framework
11 5 (7.25%) Yii
12 4 (5.80%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.04%) Open Source
2 7 (10.14%) Social Media
3 5 (7.25%) User Experience
3 5 (7.25%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.80%) E-Learning
5 3 (4.35%) Economics
5 3 (4.35%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.90%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.90%) DTV
7 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.45%) SCORM
7 1 (1.45%) Animation
7 1 (1.45%) Social Network
7 1 (1.45%) Kinect
7 1 (1.45%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.80%) Linux
2 3 (4.35%) Android
2 3 (4.35%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.45%) Windows
3 1 (1.45%) CentOS
3 1 (1.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.09%) Content Management
2 16 (23.19%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (18.84%) MVC
4 11 (15.94%) Web Development
5 9 (13.04%) Digital Marketing
5 9 (13.04%) E-Commerce
6 8 (11.59%) Responsive Web Design
7 7 (10.14%) TDD
8 6 (8.70%) OO
9 5 (7.25%) Scrum
9 5 (7.25%) Analytics
10 4 (5.80%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 4 (5.80%) OOP
10 4 (5.80%) Online Marketing
11 3 (4.35%) Usability Testing
11 3 (4.35%) Web Testing
11 3 (4.35%) Automated Testing
11 3 (4.35%) CRM
11 3 (4.35%) Project Management
11 3 (4.35%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 48 (69.57%) JavaScript
2 41 (59.42%) PHP
3 6 (8.70%) SQL
4 4 (5.80%) C#
4 4 (5.80%) PHP5
5 3 (4.35%) PHP4
5 3 (4.35%) VBScript
6 2 (2.90%) Perl
6 2 (2.90%) Python
6 2 (2.90%) Ruby
7 1 (1.45%) Java
7 1 (1.45%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 8 (11.59%) Degree
2 3 (4.35%) CISSP
2 3 (4.35%) CISA
2 3 (4.35%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) QA
2 3 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 12 (17.39%) Zend
2 6 (8.70%) Google
3 5 (7.25%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.25%) EPiServer
4 4 (5.80%) Sitecore
4 4 (5.80%) Ektron
4 4 (5.80%) Adobe
4 4 (5.80%) RedDot
4 4 (5.80%) Oracle
5 3 (4.35%) Facebook
5 3 (4.35%) Twitter
6 2 (2.90%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.90%) SAP
7 1 (1.45%) IBM
7 1 (1.45%) Remedy
7 1 (1.45%) Open Text
7 1 (1.45%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.45%) Sencha
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