The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Magento
Rank 462 388 415
Rank change year-on-year
-74 +27
Contract jobs citing Magento 115 185 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.37% 0.22%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.94% 4.44% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 133 67
Average daily rate
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£300 £325 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +6.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £175.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Magento
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Business Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
3918 4170 3813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.75% 8.40% 8.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2271 2441 2055
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 44 75
Average hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -12.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.20 £14.40 £17.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.52 £53.50 £59.75
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 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 28 April 2015.

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 28 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
London -51 53 £320 -8.57% 24
South East -15 17 £313 -3.84% 17
North West -16 12 £238 -13.63% 24
East of England +16 10 £250 -41.17% 3
East Midlands -1 10 £300 - 12
West Midlands -9 8 £313 +8.69% 10
South West +14 3 £300 - 4
Yorkshire -44 1 £400 +45.45% 5
North East - 1 - - 3
Magento
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Magento
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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.

1 137 (61.99%) PHP
2 126 (57.01%) E-Commerce
3 121 (54.75%) HTML
4 117 (52.94%) CSS
5 103 (46.61%) JavaScript
6 72 (32.58%) MySQL
7 65 (29.41%) HTML5
8 62 (28.05%) CSS3
9 50 (22.62%) Retail
10 48 (21.72%) Agile Software Development
11 45 (20.36%) jQuery
12 37 (16.74%) Web Development
13 34 (15.38%) OO
13 34 (15.38%) Git (software)
14 32 (14.48%) CMS
15 27 (12.22%) Scrum
15 27 (12.22%) PHP5
15 27 (12.22%) WordPress
16 20 (9.05%) MVC
16 20 (9.05%) TDD
16 20 (9.05%) OOP
17 19 (8.60%) hybris
17 19 (8.60%) Drupal
17 19 (8.60%) Web Services
18 18 (8.14%) Subversion
18 18 (8.14%) Marketing
19 17 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
19 17 (7.69%) XML
20 16 (7.24%) Zend
20 16 (7.24%) User Experience

Magento
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 32 (14.48%) CMS
2 27 (12.22%) WordPress
3 19 (8.60%) Drupal
4 13 (5.88%) Apache
5 6 (2.71%) Umbraco
5 6 (2.71%) WebSphere
5 6 (2.71%) ExpressionEngine
6 5 (2.26%) Node.js
6 5 (2.26%) Liferay
7 4 (1.81%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.90%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.45%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.45%) Commerce Server
9 1 (0.45%) OpenCms
9 1 (0.45%) nginx
9 1 (0.45%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 12 (5.43%) Photoshop
2 9 (4.07%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (2.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.45%) MS Office
4 1 (0.45%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.45%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (1.81%) Tridion
2 3 (1.36%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.81%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.45%) SaaS
2 1 (0.45%) GitHub
2 1 (0.45%) Sage Pay
2 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.17%) Internet
2 6 (2.71%) HTTP
3 1 (0.45%) SSH
3 1 (0.45%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (32.58%) MySQL
2 9 (4.07%) Relational Database
3 5 (2.26%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (1.81%) DB2
4 4 (1.81%) DbVisualizer
5 3 (1.36%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.36%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 34 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 18 (8.14%) Subversion
3 11 (4.98%) Selenium
3 11 (4.98%) Jenkins
4 8 (3.62%) PHPUnit
4 8 (3.62%) JIRA
5 7 (3.17%) Cucumber
6 6 (2.71%) Grunt
7 4 (1.81%) WebDriver
8 3 (1.36%) JUnit
8 3 (1.36%) Dreamweaver
8 3 (1.36%) Mockito
9 2 (0.90%) PowerDesigner
9 2 (0.90%) ERwin
9 2 (0.90%) NetBeans
9 2 (0.90%) Toad
10 1 (0.45%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.45%) Axure RP
10 1 (0.45%) Moq
10 1 (0.45%) TeamCity
General
1 50 (22.62%) Retail
2 18 (8.14%) Marketing
3 10 (4.52%) Advertising
4 2 (0.90%) Publishing
4 2 (0.90%) Games
4 2 (0.90%) Finance
5 1 (0.45%) German Language
Job Titles
1 169 (76.47%) Developer
2 116 (52.49%) Magento Developer
3 37 (16.74%) PHP Developer
4 25 (11.31%) Web Developer
5 20 (9.05%) Front-End Developer
6 15 (6.79%) Project Manager
7 12 (5.43%) Senior Developer
8 11 (4.98%) Analyst
8 11 (4.98%) Front-End Web Developer
8 11 (4.98%) PHP Magento Developer
9 10 (4.52%) E-Commerce Manager
10 7 (3.17%) Test Analyst
10 7 (3.17%) Senior Magento Developer
11 6 (2.71%) Agile Test Analyst
12 5 (2.26%) E-Commerce Project Manager
13 4 (1.81%) Senior PHP Developer
13 4 (1.81%) Java Developer
13 4 (1.81%) C# Developer
13 4 (1.81%) Business Analyst
13 4 (1.81%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (54.75%) HTML
2 117 (52.94%) CSS
3 65 (29.41%) HTML5
4 62 (28.05%) CSS3
5 45 (20.36%) jQuery
6 19 (8.60%) Web Services
7 17 (7.69%) XML
8 14 (6.33%) LAMP
8 14 (6.33%) RESTful
8 14 (6.33%) Symfony
8 14 (6.33%) Sass
8 14 (6.33%) LESS
9 13 (5.88%) AngularJS
10 10 (4.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 10 (4.52%) XHTML
11 9 (4.07%) SOAP
11 9 (4.07%) JSON
12 8 (3.62%) Ajax
13 7 (3.17%) Flash
13 7 (3.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.24%) User Experience
2 15 (6.79%) Open Source
3 6 (2.71%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (1.81%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.36%) iPad
6 2 (0.90%) Social Media
6 2 (0.90%) Replication
6 2 (0.90%) Animation
6 2 (0.90%) Blog
7 1 (0.45%) FMCG
7 1 (0.45%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.45%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.45%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.45%) EPoS
7 1 (0.45%) W3C
7 1 (0.45%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (0.45%) Kindle
7 1 (0.45%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (6.79%) Linux
2 5 (2.26%) UNIX
3 3 (1.36%) Android
3 3 (1.36%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.45%) Windows
4 1 (0.45%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (57.01%) E-Commerce
2 48 (21.72%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (16.74%) Web Development
4 34 (15.38%) OO
5 27 (12.22%) Scrum
6 20 (9.05%) TDD
6 20 (9.05%) MVC
6 20 (9.05%) OOP
7 17 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (5.88%) BDD
9 12 (5.43%) Change Control
9 12 (5.43%) Responsive Web Design
9 12 (5.43%) OO PHP
9 12 (5.43%) Migration
10 11 (4.98%) Web Design
10 11 (4.98%) Automated Testing
10 11 (4.98%) Project Management
11 8 (3.62%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (3.62%) Test Scripting
12 7 (3.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 137 (61.99%) PHP
2 103 (46.61%) JavaScript
3 27 (12.22%) PHP5
4 15 (6.79%) SQL
5 6 (2.71%) C#
5 6 (2.71%) Java
6 2 (0.90%) CoffeeScript
7 1 (0.45%) Go
7 1 (0.45%) Ruby
7 1 (0.45%) Perl
7 1 (0.45%) Groovy
7 1 (0.45%) Scala
7 1 (0.45%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 10 (4.52%) Degree
2 2 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.45%) BC Cleared
3 1 (0.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.26%) QA
2 1 (0.45%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.45%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.45%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 19 (8.60%) hybris
2 16 (7.24%) Zend
3 15 (6.79%) ATG
4 9 (4.07%) Demandware
5 8 (3.62%) SAP
5 8 (3.62%) Adobe
6 6 (2.71%) Microsoft
6 6 (2.71%) WSO2
7 5 (2.26%) Sitecore
8 4 (1.81%) Epicor
9 3 (1.36%) Oracle
9 3 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.90%) Sybase
10 2 (0.90%) Siebel
10 2 (0.90%) IBM
10 2 (0.90%) Facebook
11 1 (0.45%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.45%) Sage
11 1 (0.45%) Omniture
11 1 (0.45%) Endeca
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