The table below looks at the statistics for Joomla! skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Joomla! over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Joomla!
Rank 146 112 123
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +11
Contract jobs citing Joomla! 2 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.061% 0.12% 0.20%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.34% 0.71% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Median daily rate £313 £236 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.49% -25.12%
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £250 £314
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -20.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £12.30
Joomla!
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
590 420 450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.87% 17.11% 18.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 393 225 235
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 23 31
Median hourly rate £12.50 £16.60 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.69% -17.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.57 £12.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £33.13 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

Joomla!
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Joomla! as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Joomla! Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Joomla!
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Joomla! across the West Midlands region.

Joomla! Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Joomla!
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Joomla! across the West Midlands region.

Joomla! Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Joomla!
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Joomla! also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Joomla!.

1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) CMS
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
1 3 (100.00%) WordPress
2 2 (66.67%) Drupal
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) NHS
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Laravel
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
3 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (33.33%) PHP 7
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) LAMP
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails

Joomla!
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) CMS
1 3 (100.00%) WordPress
2 2 (66.67%) Drupal
3 1 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (33.33%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Magento
General
1 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) PHP Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Graduate
3 1 (33.33%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Graduate IT Support
3 1 (33.33%) IT Graduate
3 1 (33.33%) IT Support
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering Graduate
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) CSS3
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP
2 1 (33.33%) Laravel
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (33.33%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) NHS
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) PHP 5
3 1 (33.33%) PHP 7
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Plesk
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) Sitecore
1 1 (33.33%) VMware