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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Joomla!
Rank 576 557 525
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -32
Contract jobs citing Joomla! 13 31 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.058% 0.054%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.13% 0.33% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 20 11
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£290 £385 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.67% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £214 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £451 £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £265 £200 £250
% change year-on-year
+32.50% -20.00%
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
9835 9385 8301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.90% 17.61% 17.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 5922 5662 4729
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £518 £501
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 347 306 413
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -4.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.74 £12.46 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.45 £40.57 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.55 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.42% -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 31 March 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 31 March 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 -26 12 £290 -24.67% 32
London -6 9 £290 -31.76% 9
City of London +6 3 £288 -34.28% 2
South East -32 2 £265 +63.07% 11
Hampshire -10 1 £265 +112.00% 3
Southampton -13 1 £265 +112.00% 2
Glasgow - 1 £175 -
Woking - 1 - -
Bradford - 1 £450 -
Surrey - 1 - - 2
West Yorkshire - 1 £450 -
Yorkshire - 1 £450 -
Scotland - 1 £175 -
Dumfries and Galloway - - - -
East of England - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - - 2
South Wales - - - -
South West - - - - 9
Wales - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 1
Warwickshire - - - - 1
Blackburn - - - -
Bournemouth - - - - 1
Hertfordshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
Lancashire - - - -
Leicestershire - - - -
Shropshire - - - -
Suffolk - - - -

Joomla!
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 23 (74.19%) CMS
2 22 (70.97%) PHP
3 17 (54.84%) HTML
3 17 (54.84%) MySQL
3 17 (54.84%) Drupal
3 17 (54.84%) WordPress
4 15 (48.39%) JavaScript
5 14 (45.16%) CSS
6 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (35.48%) jQuery
7 9 (29.03%) PHP5
7 9 (29.03%) HTML5
7 9 (29.03%) OO
8 8 (25.81%) OO PHP
9 7 (22.58%) Open Source
9 7 (22.58%) CSS3
10 5 (16.13%) Adobe
11 4 (12.90%) Java
11 4 (12.90%) LAMP
11 4 (12.90%) MVC
11 4 (12.90%) Adobe CQ
11 4 (12.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (12.90%) Umbraco
12 3 (9.68%) Sitecore CMS
12 3 (9.68%) Sitecore
12 3 (9.68%) Content Management
12 3 (9.68%) Selenium
12 3 (9.68%) Responsive Web Design
12 3 (9.68%) WatiN
12 3 (9.68%) WebDriver

Joomla!
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 23 (74.19%) CMS
2 17 (54.84%) Drupal
2 17 (54.84%) WordPress
3 4 (12.90%) Umbraco
3 4 (12.90%) Adobe CQ
4 3 (9.68%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (6.45%) Moodle
5 2 (6.45%) Node.js
5 2 (6.45%) NServiceBus
5 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (6.45%) Photoshop
3 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.23%) Acrobat
3 1 (3.23%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (3.23%) InDesign
3 1 (3.23%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (3.23%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Google Analytics
1 1 (3.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.23%) PaaS
2 1 (3.23%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) SSL
1 1 (3.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (54.84%) MySQL
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.23%) MS Access
3 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Selenium
1 3 (9.68%) WatiN
1 3 (9.68%) WebDriver
1 3 (9.68%) eggPlant
2 1 (3.23%) Jasmine
2 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.23%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (3.23%) Xcode
General
1 2 (6.45%) Retail
1 2 (6.45%) Marketing
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (70.97%) Developer
2 13 (41.94%) PHP Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Web Developer
4 4 (12.90%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 3 (9.68%) PHP Joomla! Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Automation Tester
6 2 (6.45%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 2 (6.45%) LAMP Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Tester
6 2 (6.45%) PHP Programmer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Programmer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Web Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Web Designer
7 1 (3.23%) Principal Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) HTML Developer
7 1 (3.23%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (54.84%) HTML
2 14 (45.16%) CSS
3 11 (35.48%) jQuery
4 9 (29.03%) HTML5
5 7 (22.58%) CSS3
6 4 (12.90%) LAMP
6 4 (12.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (6.45%) .NET
7 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
7 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (6.45%) Web Services
7 2 (6.45%) XML
8 1 (3.23%) Flash
8 1 (3.23%) Laravel
8 1 (3.23%) Backbone.js
8 1 (3.23%) Sass
8 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
8 1 (3.23%) SOAP
8 1 (3.23%) XML-RPC
8 1 (3.23%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Open Source
2 2 (6.45%) E-Learning
2 2 (6.45%) User Experience
2 2 (6.45%) Learning Management System
2 2 (6.45%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) SCORM
3 1 (3.23%) Animation
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.23%) W3C
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Android
1 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.23%) UNIX
2 1 (3.23%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (29.03%) OO
3 8 (25.81%) OO PHP
4 4 (12.90%) MVC
5 3 (9.68%) Web Design
5 3 (9.68%) Content Management
5 3 (9.68%) Automation Testing
5 3 (9.68%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (6.45%) Android Development
6 2 (6.45%) iOS Development
6 2 (6.45%) DevOps
6 2 (6.45%) Logical Data Model
6 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (6.45%) Web Development
6 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.45%) Data Modelling
6 2 (6.45%) SOA
7 1 (3.23%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (70.97%) PHP
2 15 (48.39%) JavaScript
3 9 (29.03%) PHP5
4 4 (12.90%) Java
5 3 (9.68%) C#
5 3 (9.68%) SQL
5 3 (9.68%) Python
6 2 (6.45%) Ruby
7 1 (3.23%) VBA
7 1 (3.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Adobe
2 3 (9.68%) Sitecore
2 3 (9.68%) hybris
3 2 (6.45%) Twitter
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.23%) TIBCO
4 1 (3.23%) Google
4 1 (3.23%) Zend
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