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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Magento
Rank 466 385 407
Rank change year-on-year
-81 +22
Contract jobs citing Magento 93 174 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.38% 0.25%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.31% 4.34% 2.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 123 72
Average daily rate
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£338 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £485 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £31.50 £156.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-79.84% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 - -
Magento
UK

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
4023 4009 3584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.59% 8.66% 8.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2377 2188 1862
Average daily rate £450 £440 £429
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £299 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £413
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 50 52
Average hourly rate £30.00 £18.10 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.74% -44.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.10 £15.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.63 £59.90 £73.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -47.08%

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 26 February 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Magento across the England region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015.

Magento Hourly Rate Histogram 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 26 February 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 -56 48 £275 -15.38% 30
South East -11 23 £350 -12.50% 10
South West -2 6 £300 - 10
West Midlands -10 5 £325 +18.18% 10
East Midlands +10 4 £250 -28.57% 8
North West -27 4 £225 -21.73% 11
Yorkshire -14 1 £275 - 3
North East - 1 - -
Midlands - - - - 1
East of England - - - - 4
Magento
UK

Magento
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

1 157 (65.15%) E-Commerce
2 150 (62.24%) PHP
3 141 (58.51%) HTML
4 140 (58.09%) CSS
5 115 (47.72%) JavaScript
6 79 (32.78%) MySQL
6 79 (32.78%) HTML5
7 64 (26.56%) jQuery
8 62 (25.73%) CSS3
9 47 (19.50%) Agile Software Development
10 46 (19.09%) CMS
11 43 (17.84%) Web Development
12 42 (17.43%) Retail
13 41 (17.01%) Git (software)
14 37 (15.35%) OO
15 31 (12.86%) Scrum
16 25 (10.37%) Subversion
17 22 (9.13%) OOP
18 19 (7.88%) Web Services
18 19 (7.88%) TDD
18 19 (7.88%) WordPress
18 19 (7.88%) User Experience
19 18 (7.47%) MVC
19 18 (7.47%) XML
20 17 (7.05%) Linux
21 16 (6.64%) PHP5
22 15 (6.22%) Zend
23 14 (5.81%) LAMP
23 14 (5.81%) Unit Testing
23 14 (5.81%) Sass

Magento
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 46 (19.09%) CMS
2 19 (7.88%) WordPress
3 13 (5.39%) Drupal
4 11 (4.56%) Apache
5 6 (2.49%) Liferay
5 6 (2.49%) ExpressionEngine
5 6 (2.49%) Node.js
5 6 (2.49%) Umbraco
6 3 (1.24%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (1.24%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.83%) nginx
8 1 (0.41%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.41%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.41%) OpenCms
8 1 (0.41%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 4 (1.66%) Photoshop
1 4 (1.66%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (1.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (1.24%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.41%) MS Office
3 1 (0.41%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 4 (1.66%) Tridion
2 2 (0.83%) osCommerce
3 1 (0.41%) Shopify
3 1 (0.41%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.07%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.66%) GitHub
3 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.32%) Internet
2 2 (0.83%) HTTP
3 1 (0.41%) FTP
3 1 (0.41%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (32.78%) MySQL
2 9 (3.73%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (2.90%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.24%) Hadoop
4 3 (1.24%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.41%) Redis
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 41 (17.01%) Git (software)
2 25 (10.37%) Subversion
3 10 (4.15%) JIRA
3 10 (4.15%) Jenkins
4 7 (2.90%) PHPUnit
4 7 (2.90%) Selenium
5 6 (2.49%) Cucumber
6 4 (1.66%) Behat
7 3 (1.24%) Mockito
7 3 (1.24%) JUnit
8 2 (0.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.41%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.41%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.41%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.41%) Moq
9 1 (0.41%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 1 (0.41%) Grunt
9 1 (0.41%) Bower
General
1 42 (17.43%) Retail
2 13 (5.39%) Marketing
3 9 (3.73%) Advertising
4 2 (0.83%) Games
5 1 (0.41%) Finance
5 1 (0.41%) Automotive
5 1 (0.41%) German Language
Job Titles
1 192 (79.67%) Developer
2 131 (54.36%) Magento Developer
3 46 (19.09%) PHP Developer
4 31 (12.86%) Front-End Developer
5 29 (12.03%) Web Developer
6 22 (9.13%) Senior Developer
7 15 (6.22%) Project Manager
7 15 (6.22%) Senior Magento Developer
8 14 (5.81%) PHP Magento Developer
9 8 (3.32%) Front-End Web Developer
9 8 (3.32%) Analyst
10 6 (2.49%) Architect
10 6 (2.49%) E-Commerce Manager
10 6 (2.49%) C# Developer
11 5 (2.07%) PHP Web Developer
11 5 (2.07%) Consultant
11 5 (2.07%) Senior PHP Developer
11 5 (2.07%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 4 (1.66%) UI Programmer
12 4 (1.66%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (58.51%) HTML
2 140 (58.09%) CSS
3 79 (32.78%) HTML5
4 64 (26.56%) jQuery
5 62 (25.73%) CSS3
6 19 (7.88%) Web Services
7 18 (7.47%) XML
8 14 (5.81%) LAMP
8 14 (5.81%) Sass
8 14 (5.81%) LESS
9 11 (4.56%) SOAP
10 9 (3.73%) Symfony
10 9 (3.73%) Zend Framework
10 9 (3.73%) RESTful
11 8 (3.32%) XHTML
12 7 (2.90%) Ajax
12 7 (2.90%) Yii
12 7 (2.90%) JSON
12 7 (2.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (2.49%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.88%) User Experience
2 13 (5.39%) Open Source
3 6 (2.49%) Social Media
4 5 (2.07%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.07%) Replication
5 4 (1.66%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.24%) 3D Graphics
6 3 (1.24%) Visualisation
7 2 (0.83%) FMCG
7 2 (0.83%) Animation
7 2 (0.83%) iPad
7 2 (0.83%) Kindle
8 1 (0.41%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.41%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.41%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.41%) W3C
8 1 (0.41%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.05%) Linux
2 2 (0.83%) Android
2 2 (0.83%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.41%) Windows XP
3 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.41%) UNIX
3 1 (0.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (65.15%) E-Commerce
2 47 (19.50%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (17.84%) Web Development
4 37 (15.35%) OO
5 31 (12.86%) Scrum
6 22 (9.13%) OOP
7 19 (7.88%) TDD
8 18 (7.47%) MVC
9 14 (5.81%) Unit Testing
10 13 (5.39%) BDD
10 13 (5.39%) Responsive Web Design
10 13 (5.39%) OO PHP
11 11 (4.56%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (4.56%) Content Management
11 11 (4.56%) Automated Testing
12 10 (4.15%) Migration
12 10 (4.15%) Project Management
12 10 (4.15%) Change Control
13 8 (3.32%) Waterfall
13 8 (3.32%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 150 (62.24%) PHP
2 115 (47.72%) JavaScript
3 16 (6.64%) PHP5
4 12 (4.98%) SQL
5 9 (3.73%) Java
6 7 (2.90%) C#
7 3 (1.24%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.41%) PHP4
8 1 (0.41%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (4.15%) Degree
2 1 (0.41%) BC Cleared
2 1 (0.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.83%) ISO 9001
1 2 (0.83%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.41%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.41%) Varnish
Vendors
1 15 (6.22%) Zend
2 10 (4.15%) hybris
3 7 (2.90%) ATG
4 6 (2.49%) Epicor
4 6 (2.49%) Microsoft
5 5 (2.07%) WSO2
6 4 (1.66%) Adobe
6 4 (1.66%) Demandware
6 4 (1.66%) Sitecore
7 3 (1.24%) Google
7 3 (1.24%) Facebook
7 3 (1.24%) SAP
8 2 (0.83%) Siebel
8 2 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.83%) Oracle
9 1 (0.41%) Omniture
9 1 (0.41%) Endeca
9 1 (0.41%) IBM
9 1 (0.41%) Twitter
9 1 (0.41%) SmartFocus
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Circle Recruitment
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent daily rates - £450-£600
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + (Benefits)
Posted: Yesterday
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £225 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Midlands
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
QA Limited
Rate: £105.00 per week
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 22 days ago