The table below looks at the statistics for Magento skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Magento over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Magento
Rank 53 44 51
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Contract jobs citing Magento 3 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.48% 1.39% 0.19%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.69% 9.52% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 1
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£325 £275 £180
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% +52.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 - -
Magento
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Business Applications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
64 84 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 10.16% 14.61% 12.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 47 34
Average daily rate £390 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £413
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 - £10.76
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-21.73% -39.15%

Magento
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Magento across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Magento Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Magento
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Magento across the Birmingham region.

Magento Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Magento
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Magento 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 Magento.

1 4 (80.00%) PHP
2 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) WordPress
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) Moq
4 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (20.00%) REST
4 1 (20.00%) CSS3
4 1 (20.00%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (20.00%) OO PHP
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) XSLT
4 1 (20.00%) UNIX
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) OOP
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server

Magento
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Magento 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 Magento. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) CMS
1 1 (20.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) CruiseControl
1 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (20.00%) Moq
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Web Developer
2 2 (40.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (40.00%) PHP Web Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Magento Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP Magento Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
1 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) CSS3
2 1 (20.00%) Unity DI Container
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) XSLT
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (20.00%) OO PHP
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
Birmingham
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 26 days ago