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 1 September 2014 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Magento
Rank 64 - 56
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Magento 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.26% - 0.29%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.15% - 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £285 £300
% change year-on-year
+14.03% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
93 117 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 12.06% 17.36% 11.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 53 27
Average daily rate £425 £365 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% -16.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £271 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £438
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £70.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-75.00% +268.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £17.69 £22.66
% change year-on-year
+78.06% -21.91%

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 1 September 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) PHP
2 11 (84.62%) E-Commerce
3 7 (53.85%) HTML
3 7 (53.85%) CSS
3 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
4 5 (38.46%) SQL
5 4 (30.77%) MySQL
6 3 (23.08%) WordPress
7 2 (15.38%) Oracle CRM
7 2 (15.38%) jQuery
7 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
7 2 (15.38%) Oracle
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
7 2 (15.38%) .NET
7 2 (15.38%) Java
7 2 (15.38%) SAP
7 2 (15.38%) OO
7 2 (15.38%) CRM
7 2 (15.38%) JD Edwards
7 2 (15.38%) SEO
7 2 (15.38%) Marketing
8 1 (7.69%) Web Development
8 1 (7.69%) JSON
8 1 (7.69%) Joomla!
8 1 (7.69%) Symfony
8 1 (7.69%) Zend
8 1 (7.69%) Drupal
8 1 (7.69%) CMS
8 1 (7.69%) LAMP
8 1 (7.69%) WebTrends

Magento
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 3 (23.08%) WordPress
2 1 (7.69%) CMS
2 1 (7.69%) Joomla!
2 1 (7.69%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (7.69%) WebTrends
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) MySQL
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (15.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (69.23%) Magento Developer
3 5 (38.46%) PHP Developer
4 3 (23.08%) PHP Magento Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Junior
5 1 (7.69%) Junior PHP Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) CSS
1 7 (53.85%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) jQuery
3 1 (7.69%) HTML5
3 1 (7.69%) REST
3 1 (7.69%) CSS3
3 1 (7.69%) Sass
3 1 (7.69%) SOAP
3 1 (7.69%) Web Services
3 1 (7.69%) XML
3 1 (7.69%) LAMP
3 1 (7.69%) XML-RPC
3 1 (7.69%) JSON
3 1 (7.69%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) E-Commerce
2 2 (15.38%) OO
2 2 (15.38%) CRM
2 2 (15.38%) SEO
3 1 (7.69%) Document Management
3 1 (7.69%) Web Development
3 1 (7.69%) User Experience Design
3 1 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (7.69%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) PHP
2 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
1 2 (15.38%) SAP
1 2 (15.38%) JD Edwards
2 1 (7.69%) Zend
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham
Real Staffing
Rate: £200 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago