The table below looks at the statistics for Magento skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Magento over the 3 months to 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Magento
Rank 118 133 110
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -23
Contract jobs citing Magento 10 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.38% 0.26% 0.27%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.31% 3.46% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 4
Average daily rate
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£250 £425 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.17% +37.09%
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 - - -
Magento
England

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

Business Applications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
232 231 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 8.76% 7.52% 5.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 128 65
Average daily rate £425 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £621 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £37.49 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-10.64% -0.82%

Magento
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Magento Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Magento
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Magento Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Magento
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Magento within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire - 7 - - 1
Cambridgeshire +1 3 £250 -41.17%
Magento
England

Magento
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 9 (90.00%) PHP
2 7 (70.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (60.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (40.00%) Coaching
4 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (40.00%) OO PHP
4 4 (40.00%) MVC
4 4 (40.00%) PHPUnit
4 4 (40.00%) DbVisualizer
4 4 (40.00%) Flash
4 4 (40.00%) UNIX
4 4 (40.00%) OO
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) DB2
4 4 (40.00%) XML
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) TDD
4 4 (40.00%) Retail
4 4 (40.00%) Subversion
4 4 (40.00%) Document Management
4 4 (40.00%) Automated Testing
4 4 (40.00%) QA
4 4 (40.00%) Selenium
4 4 (40.00%) Zend
4 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (40.00%) System Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 4 (40.00%) RESTful

Magento
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 (30.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) DB2
1 4 (40.00%) DbVisualizer
2 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (30.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Subversion
1 4 (40.00%) Selenium
1 4 (40.00%) WebDriver
1 4 (40.00%) PHPUnit
General
1 4 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
1 6 (60.00%) Magento Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Tester
2 4 (40.00%) Automation Tester
3 2 (20.00%) PHP Magento Developer
3 2 (20.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) XML
2 4 (40.00%) Flash
2 4 (40.00%) RESTful
3 3 (30.00%) XHTML
3 3 (30.00%) LAMP
3 3 (30.00%) XSL
3 3 (30.00%) CSS
3 3 (30.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) Symfony
4 1 (10.00%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) UNIX
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (40.00%) MVC
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) TDD
2 4 (40.00%) Document Management
2 4 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (40.00%) System Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (40.00%) OO PHP
2 4 (40.00%) Coaching
2 4 (40.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) PHP
2 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Zend