The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Joomla! skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Joomla! over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Joomla!
England / West Midlands
Rank - 129 -
Contract jobs citing Joomla! 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.074% -
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.39% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £288 £265
% change year-on-year - +8.49%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £9.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £9.00 £175.00
% change year-on-year - -94.85%  

Joomla! is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 303 509 497
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 13.39% 18.89% 19.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 260 268
Median daily rate £400 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 24
Median hourly rate £20.75 £15.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.33% +3.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £18.20 £27.21
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.14
% change year-on-year -5.55% +11.52%  

Joomla!
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Joomla! as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Joomla! in the West Midlands

Joomla!
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Joomla! in the West Midlands

Joomla!
Contractor 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! in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Joomla! in the West Midlands

Joomla!
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, 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 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
1 1 (100.00%) Extranet
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Plesk
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (100.00%) Wireframes

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Extranet
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (100.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Plesk