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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Joomla!
Rank 565 528 544
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +16
Contract jobs citing Joomla! 48 56 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.083% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.47% 0.62% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 40 35
Average daily rate
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£358 £300 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.16% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £314 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+4.58% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £15.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -16.66%

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
10252 9098 10078
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.82% 17.50% 17.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 6171 5373 5641
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £216 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+5.97% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 412 368 494
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.52 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.48% -2.55%

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 September 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 September 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 -36 45 £358 +19.16% 43
London -11 14 £419 +39.58% 18
South East -6 11 £264 -17.25% 5
West Midlands -10 8 £270 - 3
City of London +27 5 £450 +56.52% 2
East of England -29 4 £365 +92.10% 1
South West - 4 £375 - 3
Hertfordshire - 4 £365 -
Berkshire +4 3 - -
Birmingham - 3 £218 - 2
Oxfordshire - 3 £350 -
Warwickshire - 3 £315 -
East Midlands +8 2 £313 +20.19% 3
Surrey +2 2 £269 -23.21% 1
Cornwall - 2 - -
Bracknell - 2 - -
Oxford - 2 £363 -
Hampshire -16 1 £265 -11.66%
Wiltshire - 1 - - 2
Brackley - 1 £313 - 2
Gloucestershire - 1 £375 -
Leicestershire - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 £313 - 2
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Marlow - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - - 2
Southampton - 1 £265 -
Cheltenham - 1 £375 -
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £160 -
High Wycombe - - - - 2

Joomla!
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 49 (69.01%) CMS
2 47 (66.20%) HTML
3 44 (61.97%) CSS
4 41 (57.75%) JavaScript
4 41 (57.75%) PHP
5 35 (49.30%) WordPress
6 28 (39.44%) Drupal
6 28 (39.44%) MySQL
7 22 (30.99%) jQuery
8 19 (26.76%) HTML5
9 17 (23.94%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (22.54%) Content Management
10 16 (22.54%) CSS3
11 15 (21.13%) Marketing
12 14 (19.72%) Finance
12 14 (19.72%) Intranet
13 13 (18.31%) MVC
14 11 (15.49%) SharePoint
14 11 (15.49%) Degree
14 11 (15.49%) Zend
15 10 (14.08%) Web Development
15 10 (14.08%) E-Commerce
16 9 (12.68%) Apache
16 9 (12.68%) XML
16 9 (12.68%) Digital Marketing
17 8 (11.27%) Computer Science
17 8 (11.27%) Open Source
17 8 (11.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 8 (11.27%) AngularJS
17 8 (11.27%) .NET

Joomla!
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 49 (69.01%) CMS
2 35 (49.30%) WordPress
3 28 (39.44%) Drupal
4 11 (15.49%) SharePoint
5 9 (12.68%) Apache
6 5 (7.04%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (5.63%) ExpressionEngine
7 4 (5.63%) Umbraco
8 3 (4.23%) IIS
8 3 (4.23%) Sitefinity
9 2 (2.82%) Node.js
10 1 (1.41%) Adobe CQ
10 1 (1.41%) Confluence
10 1 (1.41%) TeamSite
10 1 (1.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (9.86%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.41%) MS Office
2 1 (1.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.41%) Acrobat
2 1 (1.41%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 6 (8.45%) Magento
2 3 (4.23%) Google Analytics
2 3 (4.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (2.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.41%) osCommerce
4 1 (1.41%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (1.41%) Tridion
4 1 (1.41%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (19.72%) Intranet
2 1 (1.41%) Internet
2 1 (1.41%) RFID
2 1 (1.41%) NFC
2 1 (1.41%) FTP
2 1 (1.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (39.44%) MySQL
2 5 (7.04%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.23%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.82%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.41%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.41%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.41%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (9.86%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.04%) Subversion
3 4 (5.63%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.63%) Dreamweaver
3 4 (5.63%) NUnit
4 2 (2.82%) TestDirector
5 1 (1.41%) JIRA
5 1 (1.41%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.41%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.41%) Behat
5 1 (1.41%) Yeoman
General
1 15 (21.13%) Marketing
2 14 (19.72%) Finance
3 7 (9.86%) Financial Institution
4 6 (8.45%) Banking
5 4 (5.63%) Investment Banking
6 3 (4.23%) Telecoms
6 3 (4.23%) Publishing
7 2 (2.82%) Electronics
7 2 (2.82%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.41%) Games
8 1 (1.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (64.79%) Developer
2 25 (35.21%) PHP Developer
3 11 (15.49%) Web Developer
4 8 (11.27%) Front-End Developer
5 5 (7.04%) PHP Joomla! Developer
5 5 (7.04%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 4 (5.63%) Communications Officer
6 4 (5.63%) Information Specialist
6 4 (5.63%) Security Specialist
6 4 (5.63%) Web Editor
6 4 (5.63%) Web Manager
6 4 (5.63%) Content Editor
6 4 (5.63%) Information Security Specialist
7 3 (4.23%) Web Content Editor
7 3 (4.23%) Analyst
8 2 (2.82%) Project Manager
8 2 (2.82%) Applications Developer
8 2 (2.82%) Senior Developer
8 2 (2.82%) Webmaster
8 2 (2.82%) Communications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (66.20%) HTML
2 44 (61.97%) CSS
3 22 (30.99%) jQuery
4 19 (26.76%) HTML5
5 16 (22.54%) CSS3
6 9 (12.68%) XML
7 8 (11.27%) .NET
7 8 (11.27%) LAMP
7 8 (11.27%) Ajax
7 8 (11.27%) AngularJS
7 8 (11.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (9.86%) JSON
8 7 (9.86%) ASP.NET
9 6 (8.45%) .NET Framework
9 6 (8.45%) CodeIgniter
10 5 (7.04%) Zend Framework
10 5 (7.04%) Web Services
11 4 (5.63%) Symfony
11 4 (5.63%) Yii
11 4 (5.63%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.27%) E-Learning
1 8 (11.27%) Computer Science
1 8 (11.27%) Open Source
2 6 (8.45%) Management Information System
2 6 (8.45%) Economics
3 5 (7.04%) Social Media
4 4 (5.63%) User Experience
5 2 (2.82%) DTV
6 1 (1.41%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.41%) SCORM
6 1 (1.41%) Social Network
6 1 (1.41%) Learning Management System
6 1 (1.41%) Kinect
6 1 (1.41%) New Media
6 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.23%) Linux
2 2 (2.82%) Android
2 2 (2.82%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.41%) CentOS
3 1 (1.41%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (23.94%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (22.54%) Content Management
3 13 (18.31%) MVC
4 10 (14.08%) E-Commerce
4 10 (14.08%) Web Development
5 9 (12.68%) Digital Marketing
6 7 (9.86%) TDD
6 7 (9.86%) Information Security
7 6 (8.45%) Information Security Management
7 6 (8.45%) Security Management
7 6 (8.45%) OO
7 6 (8.45%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (7.04%) Analytics
8 5 (7.04%) Scrum
9 4 (5.63%) Online Marketing
9 4 (5.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (4.23%) Automated Testing
10 3 (4.23%) Usability Testing
10 3 (4.23%) Web Testing
10 3 (4.23%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 41 (57.75%) JavaScript
1 41 (57.75%) PHP
2 5 (7.04%) SQL
3 4 (5.63%) C#
4 3 (4.23%) PHP5
4 3 (4.23%) PHP4
5 1 (1.41%) Java
5 1 (1.41%) Perl
5 1 (1.41%) VBScript
5 1 (1.41%) ActionScript
5 1 (1.41%) Python
5 1 (1.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (15.49%) Degree
2 6 (8.45%) CISSP
2 6 (8.45%) CISA
2 6 (8.45%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (5.63%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 11 (15.49%) Zend
2 6 (8.45%) Google
3 5 (7.04%) Sitecore
4 4 (5.63%) Ektron
4 4 (5.63%) EPiServer
4 4 (5.63%) RedDot
4 4 (5.63%) Oracle
5 3 (4.23%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.23%) Adobe
5 3 (4.23%) Facebook
6 2 (2.82%) Twitter
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%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.41%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.41%) Sencha
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