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 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Joomla!
Rank 593 571 525
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -46
Contract jobs citing Joomla! 9 33 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.059% 0.048%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.088% 0.34% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 23 7
Average daily rate
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£243 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.38% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £203 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £450 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £220 £200 £218
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -8.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £175.00 - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £175.00 - -

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
10184 9825 8430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.19% 17.48% 17.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 6181 6019 4768
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 370 317 418
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.35 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.99% -8.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.20 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -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 April 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 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 April 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -20 8 £265 -22.90% 20
South East -7 4 £220 +35.38% 6
London -15 3 £325 -18.23% 4
City of London +9 1 £200 -54.28% 1
Reading -1 1 £220 +10.00%
Berkshire -3 1 £220 +10.00% 1
Scotland -12 1 £175 -22.22%
Southampton -15 1 £265 +112.00% 2
Hampshire -16 1 £265 +112.00% 3
Surrey - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 £450 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £450 - 1
Woking - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 £175 -
Bradford - 1 £450 - 1
Bridgend - - - -
Brighton - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Cheltenham - - - -
Coalville - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Exeter - - - -
Fareham - - - - 1
Ferndown - - - -
Godalming - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Hungerford - - - -
Ipswich - - - -
Leamington Spa - - - -
Macclesfield - - - -

Joomla!
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 22 (73.33%) CMS
2 21 (70.00%) PHP
3 16 (53.33%) Drupal
4 15 (50.00%) WordPress
4 15 (50.00%) MySQL
5 14 (46.67%) HTML
6 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
7 11 (36.67%) CSS
8 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (30.00%) OO
9 9 (30.00%) PHP5
9 9 (30.00%) jQuery
10 8 (26.67%) OO PHP
11 7 (23.33%) HTML5
12 6 (20.00%) Open Source
13 5 (16.67%) CSS3
13 5 (16.67%) Adobe
14 4 (13.33%) Java
14 4 (13.33%) Content Management
14 4 (13.33%) Adobe CQ
14 4 (13.33%) Umbraco
15 3 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS
15 3 (10.00%) Sitecore
15 3 (10.00%) Marketing
15 3 (10.00%) Selenium
15 3 (10.00%) Degree
15 3 (10.00%) hybris
15 3 (10.00%) WatiN
15 3 (10.00%) WebDriver
15 3 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap

Joomla!
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 22 (73.33%) CMS
2 16 (53.33%) Drupal
3 15 (50.00%) WordPress
4 4 (13.33%) Umbraco
4 4 (13.33%) Adobe CQ
5 3 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (6.67%) Moodle
6 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
6 2 (6.67%) NServiceBus
7 1 (3.33%) Apache
7 1 (3.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (3.33%) InDesign
3 1 (3.33%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (3.33%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (3.33%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.33%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) PaaS
2 1 (3.33%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.33%) MS Access
3 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Selenium
1 3 (10.00%) WatiN
1 3 (10.00%) WebDriver
1 3 (10.00%) eggPlant
2 1 (3.33%) Jasmine
2 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.33%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (3.33%) Xcode
General
1 3 (10.00%) Marketing
2 2 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (63.33%) Developer
2 12 (40.00%) PHP Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Web Developer
3 4 (13.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 3 (10.00%) PHP Joomla! Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Automation Tester
5 2 (6.67%) PHP Programmer
5 2 (6.67%) LAMP Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Designer
5 2 (6.67%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Tester
5 2 (6.67%) Programmer
6 1 (3.33%) Web Designer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.33%) Development Team Leader
6 1 (3.33%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (46.67%) HTML
2 11 (36.67%) CSS
3 9 (30.00%) jQuery
4 7 (23.33%) HTML5
5 5 (16.67%) CSS3
6 3 (10.00%) XML
6 3 (10.00%) LAMP
6 3 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (6.67%) Web Services
7 2 (6.67%) .NET
7 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
7 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (3.33%) Flash
8 1 (3.33%) Backbone.js
8 1 (3.33%) Sass
8 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
8 1 (3.33%) SOAP
8 1 (3.33%) XML-RPC
8 1 (3.33%) JSON
8 1 (3.33%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Open Source
2 2 (6.67%) E-Learning
2 2 (6.67%) User Experience
2 2 (6.67%) Learning Management System
2 2 (6.67%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) SCORM
3 1 (3.33%) Statistics
3 1 (3.33%) Animation
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Copywriting
3 1 (3.33%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.33%) NHS
3 1 (3.33%) W3C
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) UNIX
1 1 (3.33%) Linux
1 1 (3.33%) Android
1 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (30.00%) OO
3 8 (26.67%) OO PHP
4 4 (13.33%) Content Management
5 3 (10.00%) MVC
5 3 (10.00%) Automation Testing
5 3 (10.00%) Web Design
6 2 (6.67%) DevOps
6 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.67%) Logical Data Model
6 2 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.67%) Data Modelling
6 2 (6.67%) SOA
6 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (3.33%) Web Development
7 1 (3.33%) Email Marketing
7 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 21 (70.00%) PHP
2 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
3 9 (30.00%) PHP5
4 4 (13.33%) Java
5 3 (10.00%) C#
6 2 (6.67%) SQL
6 2 (6.67%) Python
7 1 (3.33%) Ruby
7 1 (3.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Adobe
2 3 (10.00%) Sitecore
2 3 (10.00%) hybris
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.33%) Twitter
4 1 (3.33%) TIBCO
4 1 (3.33%) Google
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