Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Joomla! skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Joomla! over the 6 months to 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Joomla!
UK
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 886 857 875
Rank change year-on-year -29 +18 -31
Contract jobs citing Joomla! 11 12 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.012% 0.041%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.064% 0.072% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 32
UK median daily rate £308 £250 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.00% -25.93% +35.00%
10th Percentile £275 £130 £182
90th Percentile £338 £410 £534
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £250 £350
% change year-on-year +30.00% -28.57% +45.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Joomla! is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 17,235 16,570 20,013
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.74% 16.77% 18.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,281 10,740 13,217
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +4.17% +5.00%
10th Percentile £270 £263 £255
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 429 418 501
UK median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.50% -2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £12.23 £11.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £51.25 £48.75 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.38 £20.00 £20.89
% change year-on-year +1.88% -4.26% +4.45%

Joomla!
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Joomla! as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Joomla! in the UK

Joomla!
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Joomla! in the UK

Joomla!
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Joomla! in the UK

Joomla!
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Joomla! within the UK over the 6 months to 20 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -33 11 £308 +23.00% 22
UK excluding London -8 10 £325 +30.00% 20
South East -9 5 £325 - 4
South West - 3 £275 - 3
North West -19 2 - - 2
North of England -21 2 - - 6
London -22 1 £290 +18.37% 3

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Joomla! also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for Joomla!.

1 10 (90.91%) HTML
1 10 (90.91%) PHP
2 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 9 (81.82%) CSS
3 8 (72.73%) CMS
3 8 (72.73%) WordPress
4 7 (63.64%) MySQL
5 6 (54.55%) Front End Development
6 5 (45.45%) Shopify
7 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
7 4 (36.36%) Drupal
7 4 (36.36%) HTML5
7 4 (36.36%) Sass
8 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
8 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
9 2 (18.18%) C#
9 2 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (18.18%) Marketing
9 2 (18.18%) Web Development
9 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
9 2 (18.18%) CSS3
9 2 (18.18%) Vue.js
9 2 (18.18%) PHP 7
9 2 (18.18%) Grunt
9 2 (18.18%) React
9 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
9 2 (18.18%) XML
9 2 (18.18%) IIS
9 2 (18.18%) WooCommerce
9 2 (18.18%) gulp

Joomla!
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 8 (72.73%) CMS
1 8 (72.73%) WordPress
2 4 (36.36%) Drupal
3 2 (18.18%) IIS
4 1 (9.09%) Apache
4 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) Intranet
1 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) MySQL
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) Grunt
2 2 (18.18%) gulp
3 1 (9.09%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (18.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (36.36%) PHP Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Joomla! Developer
5 2 (18.18%) CMS Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Full Stack Web Developer
5 2 (18.18%) PHP Joomla! Developer
5 2 (18.18%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Web Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (9.09%) HTML Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support
6 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) MySQL Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Web Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) HTML
2 9 (81.82%) CSS
3 4 (36.36%) HTML5
3 4 (36.36%) Sass
4 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
4 2 (18.18%) CSS3
4 2 (18.18%) React
4 2 (18.18%) Vue.js
4 2 (18.18%) XML
5 1 (9.09%) Ajax
5 1 (9.09%) jQuery
5 1 (9.09%) JSON
5 1 (9.09%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
1 1 (9.09%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Android
1 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Front End Development
2 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
3 2 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (18.18%) Web Development
4 1 (9.09%) CRM
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Open Source
4 1 (9.09%) Open Source Development
4 1 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) PHP
2 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) PHP 7
4 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 2 (18.18%) WooCommerce
2 1 (9.09%) VMware