Period
to 20 February 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 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 842 815 838
Rank change year-on-year -27 +23 -7
Contract jobs citing Joomla! 27 28 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.027% 0.029% 0.038%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.16% 0.16% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 21
UK median daily rate £325 £338 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.70% +11.57% +0.83%
10th Percentile £211 £183 £213
90th Percentile £470 £468 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £303
% change year-on-year +10.71% +15.70% +14.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
UK median hourly rate £23.80 - £30.00
10th Percentile £18.22 - £29.00
90th Percentile £24.09 - £31.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £30.00

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 16,506 16,977 18,326
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.25% 17.82% 17.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,027 10,935 11,643
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +0.85%
10th Percentile £263 £254 £235
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £398
% change year-on-year - +0.63% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 391 362 501
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.56% -2.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.00 £10.99
90th Percentile £47.50 £48.75 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.11 £19.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year -5.95% +1.32% +8.57%

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 Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Joomla! over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 8 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 February 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 -41 25 £325 +18.18% 22
London -13 14 £225 -57.14% 1
UK excluding London -20 13 £388 +10.71% 21
North of England +42 10 £325 - 4
North West +18 8 - -
Scotland -15 2 - -
Yorkshire - 2 £325 - 2
South East -31 1 £450 +100.00% 5

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 21 (77.78%) PHP
2 20 (74.07%) CSS
2 20 (74.07%) JavaScript
2 20 (74.07%) Drupal
2 20 (74.07%) WordPress
3 18 (66.67%) HTML
3 18 (66.67%) CMS
4 15 (55.56%) MySQL
4 15 (55.56%) AngularJS
5 14 (51.85%) Git (software)
6 12 (44.44%) HTML5
6 12 (44.44%) Sass
6 12 (44.44%) React
6 12 (44.44%) Web Development
6 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (40.74%) Front End Development
8 10 (37.04%) Marketing
8 10 (37.04%) Content Management
9 8 (29.63%) Degree
9 8 (29.63%) Digital Marketing
9 8 (29.63%) CSS3
9 8 (29.63%) Vue (Vue.js)
9 8 (29.63%) gulp
9 8 (29.63%) Grunt
10 6 (22.22%) jQuery
11 5 (18.52%) Scrum
12 4 (14.81%) Web Services
12 4 (14.81%) REST
12 4 (14.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (14.81%) LESS

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 20 (74.07%) Drupal
1 20 (74.07%) WordPress
2 18 (66.67%) CMS
3 2 (7.41%) Alfresco
3 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.70%) Apache
4 1 (3.70%) Confluence
4 1 (3.70%) GeoServer
4 1 (3.70%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) SaaS
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.70%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Internet
1 2 (7.41%) Intranet
2 1 (3.70%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (55.56%) MySQL
2 2 (7.41%) Big Data
2 2 (7.41%) Hadoop
2 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (51.85%) Git (software)
2 8 (29.63%) Grunt
2 8 (29.63%) gulp
3 2 (7.41%) Maven
3 2 (7.41%) Subversion
3 2 (7.41%) Xcode
4 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.70%) JIRA
4 1 (3.70%) JUnit
4 1 (3.70%) Mockito
General
1 10 (37.04%) Marketing
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (96.30%) Developer
2 10 (37.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (18.52%) HTML Developer
3 5 (18.52%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Digital Developer
4 4 (14.81%) HTML CSS Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Joomla! Developer
4 4 (14.81%) UI Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Magento Developer
5 3 (11.11%) MySQL Developer
5 3 (11.11%) PHP Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (7.41%) Hadoop Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Intranet Developer
6 2 (7.41%) PHP Joomla! Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Web Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Web UI Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (74.07%) CSS
2 18 (66.67%) HTML
3 15 (55.56%) AngularJS
4 12 (44.44%) HTML5
4 12 (44.44%) React
4 12 (44.44%) Sass
5 8 (29.63%) CSS3
5 8 (29.63%) Vue (Vue.js)
6 6 (22.22%) jQuery
7 4 (14.81%) Backbone.js
7 4 (14.81%) Ember.js
7 4 (14.81%) LESS
7 4 (14.81%) REST
7 4 (14.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (14.81%) Web Services
8 3 (11.11%) XML
9 2 (7.41%) .NET
9 2 (7.41%) CodeIgniter
9 2 (7.41%) LAMP
9 2 (7.41%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.41%) RIA
3 1 (3.70%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Android
1 3 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (44.44%) Web Development
2 11 (40.74%) Front End Development
3 10 (37.04%) Content Management
4 8 (29.63%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (18.52%) Scrum
6 4 (14.81%) Continuous Deployment
6 4 (14.81%) Cross-Browser Development
6 4 (14.81%) Test Automation
7 3 (11.11%) Android Development
7 3 (11.11%) iOS Development
7 3 (11.11%) Mobile Development
8 2 (7.41%) Analytics
8 2 (7.41%) Coaching
8 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (7.41%) Data Engineering
8 2 (7.41%) Open Source
8 2 (7.41%) Rapid Prototyping
8 2 (7.41%) Software Testing
8 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 21 (77.78%) PHP
2 20 (74.07%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.41%) Java
3 2 (7.41%) SQL
3 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland