The first table below looks at the demand for Magento skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Magento over the 3 months to 24 July 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 England 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Magento
Rank 439 403 415
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +12
Contract jobs citing Magento 125 145 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.31% 0.30%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.76% 3.55% 3.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 105 116
Average daily rate
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£350 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £214 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £483 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £280
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £18.00
Business Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4521 4086 4598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.16% 8.79% 8.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2398 2202 2362
Average daily rate £426 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.23% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 77 52
Average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.56% -13.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.23 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £52.00 £61.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £31.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.07%
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Magento
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Magento Jobs Demand Trend in England

Magento
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Magento Daily Rate Trend in England

Magento
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Magento across the England region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Magento Daily Rate Histogram in England

Magento
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Magento across the England region.

Magento Hourly Rate Trend in England

Magento
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
London +6 67 £350 - 30
Yorkshire +3 13 £340 +23.63% 14
West Midlands -9 12 £375 +22.95% 1
South East -17 10 £338 +12.50% 3
North West -19 10 £269 -17.30% 21
East of England -17 6 £260 - 4
South West -34 3 £450 +28.57% 3
East Midlands - - - - 12
Midlands - - - -
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Magento
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 238 (75.80%) PHP
2 206 (65.61%) E-Commerce
3 169 (53.82%) CSS
4 165 (52.55%) HTML
5 137 (43.63%) JavaScript
6 132 (42.04%) MySQL
7 81 (25.80%) SQL
7 81 (25.80%) jQuery
8 75 (23.89%) HTML5
9 69 (21.97%) OO
10 63 (20.06%) CSS3
11 58 (18.47%) WordPress
12 54 (17.20%) Zend
12 54 (17.20%) Java
13 50 (15.92%) Marketing
14 47 (14.97%) Oracle
14 47 (14.97%) CRM
15 46 (14.65%) .NET
15 46 (14.65%) SAP
16 44 (14.01%) JD Edwards
16 44 (14.01%) Oracle CRM
16 44 (14.01%) Apple iOS
17 39 (12.42%) Git (software)
18 37 (11.78%) Adobe
19 35 (11.15%) Web Development
20 33 (10.51%) Adobe Illustrator
20 33 (10.51%) Web Services
21 31 (9.87%) SEO
21 31 (9.87%) Responsive Web Design
22 30 (9.55%) OOP

Magento
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 58 (18.47%) WordPress
2 28 (8.92%) Apache
3 22 (7.01%) Drupal
3 22 (7.01%) CMS
4 7 (2.23%) Joomla!
5 6 (1.91%) Moodle
6 5 (1.59%) SugarCRM
7 4 (1.27%) Node.js
8 3 (0.96%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.96%) IIS
8 3 (0.96%) Umbraco
8 3 (0.96%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.64%) Liferay
9 2 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.64%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.64%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.64%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.32%) Commerce Server
10 1 (0.32%) SAS
Applications
1 33 (10.51%) Adobe Illustrator
2 19 (6.05%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.96%) Fireworks
3 3 (0.96%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.64%) Mingle
4 2 (0.64%) InDesign
4 2 (0.64%) MS Project
5 1 (0.32%) MS Office
5 1 (0.32%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 44 (14.01%) Oracle CRM
2 3 (0.96%) osCommerce
2 3 (0.96%) Shopify
3 2 (0.64%) Zen Cart
3 2 (0.64%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.64%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.64%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.32%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.32%) SAP APO
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.32%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.32%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.18%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.91%) GitHub
3 2 (0.64%) IBM SmartCloud
4 1 (0.32%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.32%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.23%) Internet
2 4 (1.27%) SAN
3 2 (0.64%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (0.64%) VoIP
3 2 (0.64%) HTTP
4 1 (0.32%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (42.04%) MySQL
2 25 (7.96%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.27%) Relational Database
4 3 (0.96%) RDBMS
4 3 (0.96%) Hazelcast
5 2 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.64%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.32%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.32%) OLAP
6 1 (0.32%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.32%) Base SAS
6 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.32%) QlikView
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 39 (12.42%) Git (software)
2 23 (7.32%) Subversion
3 5 (1.59%) JIRA
4 4 (1.27%) Mercurial
5 3 (0.96%) JUnit
6 2 (0.64%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.64%) TestNG
6 2 (0.64%) WebDriver
6 2 (0.64%) Selenium
6 2 (0.64%) Bugzilla
6 2 (0.64%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.32%) Maven
7 1 (0.32%) Hudson
7 1 (0.32%) Behat
7 1 (0.32%) Jenkins
General
1 50 (15.92%) Marketing
2 21 (6.69%) Retail
3 19 (6.05%) Finance
4 2 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.32%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.32%) Advertising
5 1 (0.32%) Publishing
5 1 (0.32%) Games
5 1 (0.32%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 247 (78.66%) Developer
2 166 (52.87%) Magento Developer
3 59 (18.79%) PHP Developer
4 41 (13.06%) Web Developer
5 31 (9.87%) PHP Magento Developer
6 27 (8.60%) Front-End Developer
7 15 (4.78%) Analyst
8 13 (4.14%) Project Manager
8 13 (4.14%) Senior Developer
8 13 (4.14%) Senior Magento Developer
9 10 (3.18%) Front-End Web Developer
9 10 (3.18%) Architect
9 10 (3.18%) Business Analyst
10 9 (2.87%) Solutions Architect
10 9 (2.87%) Consultant
10 9 (2.87%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 6 (1.91%) Drupal Developer
11 6 (1.91%) PHP Web Developer
12 5 (1.59%) Lead Developer
12 5 (1.59%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (53.82%) CSS
2 165 (52.55%) HTML
3 81 (25.80%) jQuery
4 75 (23.89%) HTML5
5 63 (20.06%) CSS3
6 46 (14.65%) .NET
7 33 (10.51%) Web Services
8 30 (9.55%) JSON
9 26 (8.28%) Sass
10 25 (7.96%) XML
11 22 (7.01%) LAMP
11 22 (7.01%) Zend Framework
12 21 (6.69%) SOAP
13 16 (5.10%) REST
14 15 (4.78%) Ajax
15 14 (4.46%) XHTML
16 11 (3.50%) LESS
17 9 (2.87%) Symfony
18 6 (1.91%) CakePHP
18 6 (1.91%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (5.10%) Open Source
2 9 (2.87%) Replication
3 8 (2.55%) Computer Science
3 8 (2.55%) Blackberry
4 5 (1.59%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.27%) FMCG
6 3 (0.96%) Kindle
7 2 (0.64%) Social Media
7 2 (0.64%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.32%) EPoS
8 1 (0.32%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.32%) BBC
8 1 (0.32%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.32%) iSeries
8 1 (0.32%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 44 (14.01%) Apple iOS
2 26 (8.28%) Linux
3 12 (3.82%) Windows
4 4 (1.27%) CentOS
4 4 (1.27%) Ubuntu
5 3 (0.96%) AIX
5 3 (0.96%) Fedora
5 3 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.64%) HPUX
6 2 (0.64%) UNIX
7 1 (0.32%) Solaris
7 1 (0.32%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (65.61%) E-Commerce
2 69 (21.97%) OO
3 47 (14.97%) CRM
4 35 (11.15%) Web Development
5 31 (9.87%) SEO
5 31 (9.87%) Responsive Web Design
6 30 (9.55%) OOP
7 29 (9.24%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (8.92%) MVC
9 21 (6.69%) Scrum
10 16 (5.10%) Unit Testing
11 14 (4.46%) Project Management
12 12 (3.82%) UML
12 12 (3.82%) Content Management
13 10 (3.18%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (2.55%) Migration
15 7 (2.23%) B2C
15 7 (2.23%) Web Design
15 7 (2.23%) TDD
15 7 (2.23%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 238 (75.80%) PHP
2 137 (43.63%) JavaScript
3 81 (25.80%) SQL
4 54 (17.20%) Java
5 21 (6.69%) PHP5
6 7 (2.23%) Python
6 7 (2.23%) Ruby
7 5 (1.59%) Perl
8 3 (0.96%) C#
9 1 (0.32%) C
9 1 (0.32%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (2.87%) Degree
2 2 (0.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (0.64%) ISTQB
2 2 (0.64%) MySQL Certification
2 2 (0.64%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (0.64%) ISEB
3 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.32%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.96%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.32%) SLA
2 1 (0.32%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.27%) Varnish
2 2 (0.64%) VMware ESX
2 2 (0.64%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.64%) Tivoli
2 2 (0.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 54 (17.20%) Zend
2 47 (14.97%) Oracle
3 46 (14.65%) SAP
4 44 (14.01%) JD Edwards
5 37 (11.78%) Adobe
6 9 (2.87%) hybris
7 8 (2.55%) Sony
7 8 (2.55%) Microsoft
8 7 (2.23%) Red Hat
8 7 (2.23%) HP
9 6 (1.91%) Demandware
9 6 (1.91%) IBM
10 5 (1.59%) ATG
11 3 (0.96%) VMware
11 3 (0.96%) Orchard
11 3 (0.96%) Sitecore
12 2 (0.64%) JBoss
12 2 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.64%) Cisco
12 2 (0.64%) Sage
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