The first table below looks at the demand for Magento skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Magento over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category for the City of London region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Magento
Rank 198 186 212
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +26
Contract jobs citing Magento 12 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.23% 0.14%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.45% 2.46% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 7
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
489 568 564
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 7.56% 9.15% 6.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 398 365
Average daily rate £450 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £350 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 5
Average hourly rate £50.00 £12.00 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+316.66% -76.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £11.60 £11.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.25 £30.75 £56.82
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
Magento
London

Magento
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Magento Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Magento
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Magento Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Magento
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Magento across the City of London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Magento Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Magento
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 20 (83.33%) PHP
2 19 (79.17%) E-Commerce
3 12 (50.00%) SQL
3 12 (50.00%) HTML
3 12 (50.00%) CSS
3 12 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (41.67%) OO
4 10 (41.67%) jQuery
5 9 (37.50%) MySQL
6 8 (33.33%) Oracle
6 8 (33.33%) Java
6 8 (33.33%) .NET
6 8 (33.33%) SAP
6 8 (33.33%) CRM
6 8 (33.33%) JD Edwards
6 8 (33.33%) Oracle CRM
6 8 (33.33%) Marketing
6 8 (33.33%) Apple iOS
7 7 (29.17%) WordPress
8 6 (25.00%) CSS3
8 6 (25.00%) HTML5
9 5 (20.83%) Sass
9 5 (20.83%) Zend
9 5 (20.83%) Adobe Illustrator
9 5 (20.83%) Finance
10 4 (16.67%) Project Management
10 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (16.67%) Adobe
10 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
10 4 (16.67%) SEO

Magento
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 7 (29.17%) WordPress
2 2 (8.33%) Node.js
2 2 (8.33%) Apache
2 2 (8.33%) Joomla!
2 2 (8.33%) Drupal
3 1 (4.17%) CMS
3 1 (4.17%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (4.17%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (33.33%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) SAN
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) MySQL
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (33.33%) Marketing
2 5 (20.83%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Web Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Consultant
3 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 4 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 3 (12.50%) PHP Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Front-End Web Developer
6 1 (4.17%) UI Programmer
6 1 (4.17%) PHP Magento Developer
6 1 (4.17%) UI Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Digital Project Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) CSS
1 12 (50.00%) HTML
2 10 (41.67%) jQuery
3 8 (33.33%) .NET
4 6 (25.00%) HTML5
4 6 (25.00%) CSS3
5 5 (20.83%) Sass
6 4 (16.67%) JSON
6 4 (16.67%) MDX
7 2 (8.33%) Symfony
7 2 (8.33%) CakePHP
7 2 (8.33%) script.aculo.us
7 2 (8.33%) XML
7 2 (8.33%) XHTML
7 2 (8.33%) LAMP
7 2 (8.33%) Ajax
8 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (8.33%) Open Source
2 1 (4.17%) Replication
2 1 (4.17%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 2 (8.33%) UNIX
3 1 (4.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) E-Commerce
2 10 (41.67%) OO
3 8 (33.33%) CRM
4 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (16.67%) Project Management
4 4 (16.67%) SEO
4 4 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (12.50%) Scrum
6 2 (8.33%) Web Development
6 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.33%) OOP
7 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.17%) ITIL
7 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 20 (83.33%) PHP
2 12 (50.00%) SQL
2 12 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (33.33%) Java
4 4 (16.67%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Oracle
1 8 (33.33%) SAP
1 8 (33.33%) JD Edwards
2 5 (20.83%) Zend
3 4 (16.67%) Adobe
4 1 (4.17%) Citrix
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.17%) VMware
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