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 31 October 2014 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Magento
Rank 435 442 435
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Contract jobs citing Magento 156 111 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.23% 0.27%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.58% 2.68% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 90 96
Average daily rate
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£300 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £395 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £238 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -26.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
4359 4140 4745
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.23% 8.65% 9.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2634 2326 2489
Average daily rate £450 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £405 £425
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 70 99
Average hourly rate £24.00 £25.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -29.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £12.10 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.40 £45.00 £56.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.13 £22.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+11.66% -37.50%

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 31 October 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 31 October 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 +33 88 £300 -7.69% 30
North West +5 23 £238 +6.74% 22
East Midlands +6 13 £243 -0.51% 6
West Midlands -1 11 £250 -16.66% 2
South East -17 10 £275 +22.22% 9
East of England -18 5 £325 - 5
Yorkshire -17 3 £313 +38.88% 7
South West -31 2 £350 +40.00% 9
North East - - - - 1
Magento
UK

Magento
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

1 188 (68.86%) PHP
2 168 (61.54%) E-Commerce
3 158 (57.88%) CSS
4 156 (57.14%) HTML
5 122 (44.69%) JavaScript
6 95 (34.80%) MySQL
7 81 (29.67%) jQuery
8 66 (24.18%) HTML5
9 48 (17.58%) Git (software)
10 41 (15.02%) Agile Software Development
10 41 (15.02%) CSS3
11 38 (13.92%) Zend
12 36 (13.19%) WordPress
13 32 (11.72%) CMS
13 32 (11.72%) XML
14 31 (11.36%) OO
15 29 (10.62%) Retail
16 28 (10.26%) Linux
17 25 (9.16%) Subversion
17 25 (9.16%) Web Development
18 24 (8.79%) OOP
19 23 (8.42%) LAMP
20 22 (8.06%) Drupal
21 20 (7.33%) MVC
22 19 (6.96%) Apache
23 18 (6.59%) Java
23 18 (6.59%) Scrum
24 17 (6.23%) Web Services
24 17 (6.23%) Unit Testing
25 16 (5.86%) Zend Framework

Magento
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 36 (13.19%) WordPress
2 32 (11.72%) CMS
3 22 (8.06%) Drupal
4 19 (6.96%) Apache
5 7 (2.56%) Node.js
6 4 (1.47%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.47%) Joomla!
7 2 (0.73%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.73%) IIS
7 2 (0.73%) Moodle
8 1 (0.37%) ExpressionEngine
8 1 (0.37%) JBoss
8 1 (0.37%) SugarCRM
8 1 (0.37%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.37%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.37%) Commerce Server
8 1 (0.37%) nginx
8 1 (0.37%) Liferay
8 1 (0.37%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.37%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (2.56%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.10%) Fireworks
2 3 (1.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.73%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.73%) AutoCAD
3 2 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.73%) Mingle
4 1 (0.37%) MS Project
4 1 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.37%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 5 (1.83%) Oracle CRM
1 5 (1.83%) Shopify
2 4 (1.47%) osCommerce
3 3 (1.10%) Zen Cart
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.37%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.93%) GitHub
2 6 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.37%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.83%) Internet
2 2 (0.73%) SSH
3 1 (0.37%) FTP
3 1 (0.37%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (34.80%) MySQL
2 4 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (1.47%) Hazelcast
2 4 (1.47%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.10%) RDBMS
4 2 (0.73%) Redis
5 1 (0.37%) Big Data
5 1 (0.37%) OLAP
5 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.37%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.37%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.37%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 48 (17.58%) Git (software)
2 25 (9.16%) Subversion
3 9 (3.30%) JIRA
4 4 (1.47%) Behat
5 3 (1.10%) PHPUnit
5 3 (1.10%) Selenium
6 2 (0.73%) TestNG
6 2 (0.73%) JUnit
6 2 (0.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (0.73%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (0.73%) Bugzilla
6 2 (0.73%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.73%) Mercurial
6 2 (0.73%) WebDriver
6 2 (0.73%) TestLink
7 1 (0.37%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.37%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 29 (10.62%) Retail
2 14 (5.13%) Marketing
3 4 (1.47%) Finance
4 2 (0.73%) Automotive
4 2 (0.73%) Games
5 1 (0.37%) Music Industry
5 1 (0.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 230 (84.25%) Developer
2 166 (60.81%) Magento Developer
3 58 (21.25%) PHP Developer
4 34 (12.45%) Front-End Developer
5 26 (9.52%) Web Developer
6 24 (8.79%) PHP Magento Developer
7 17 (6.23%) Senior Developer
8 14 (5.13%) Senior Magento Developer
9 10 (3.66%) Project Manager
10 9 (3.30%) Consultant
10 9 (3.30%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 7 (2.56%) PHP Web Developer
11 7 (2.56%) Analyst
12 4 (1.47%) Architect
12 4 (1.47%) Web Designer
12 4 (1.47%) Digital Project Manager
12 4 (1.47%) Designer
12 4 (1.47%) CSS Developer
13 3 (1.10%) WordPress Developer
13 3 (1.10%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (57.88%) CSS
2 156 (57.14%) HTML
3 81 (29.67%) jQuery
4 66 (24.18%) HTML5
5 41 (15.02%) CSS3
6 32 (11.72%) XML
7 23 (8.42%) LAMP
8 17 (6.23%) Web Services
9 16 (5.86%) Zend Framework
10 13 (4.76%) Sass
10 13 (4.76%) LESS
11 12 (4.40%) SOAP
12 9 (3.30%) .NET
13 8 (2.93%) Ajax
14 7 (2.56%) XHTML
14 7 (2.56%) Symfony
15 6 (2.20%) RESTful
15 6 (2.20%) JSON
15 6 (2.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 5 (1.83%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (3.66%) User Experience
2 8 (2.93%) Computer Science
2 8 (2.93%) Open Source
3 6 (2.20%) Replication
4 5 (1.83%) Social Media
4 5 (1.83%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.10%) FMCG
5 3 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (0.73%) Visualisation
6 2 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.73%) iPad
6 2 (0.73%) Kindle
6 2 (0.73%) Digital Media
6 2 (0.73%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (0.73%) Animation
7 1 (0.37%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.37%) Clustering
7 1 (0.37%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.37%) EPoS
7 1 (0.37%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 28 (10.26%) Linux
2 7 (2.56%) Apple iOS
3 5 (1.83%) CentOS
4 3 (1.10%) Fedora
4 3 (1.10%) Ubuntu
4 3 (1.10%) Android
5 2 (0.73%) Windows
6 1 (0.37%) UNIX
6 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (61.54%) E-Commerce
2 41 (15.02%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (11.36%) OO
4 25 (9.16%) Web Development
5 24 (8.79%) OOP
6 20 (7.33%) MVC
7 18 (6.59%) Scrum
8 17 (6.23%) Unit Testing
9 14 (5.13%) Responsive Web Design
10 12 (4.40%) TDD
11 10 (3.66%) CRM
11 10 (3.66%) OO PHP
12 8 (2.93%) Content Management
12 8 (2.93%) Web Design
13 7 (2.56%) Automated Testing
13 7 (2.56%) SEO
13 7 (2.56%) Project Management
14 6 (2.20%) ERP
14 6 (2.20%) Time Management
14 6 (2.20%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 188 (68.86%) PHP
2 122 (44.69%) JavaScript
3 18 (6.59%) Java
4 14 (5.13%) SQL
5 13 (4.76%) PHP5
6 5 (1.83%) Python
6 5 (1.83%) C#
7 3 (1.10%) Ruby
7 3 (1.10%) ActionScript
8 2 (0.73%) Perl
9 1 (0.37%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.37%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 12 (4.40%) Degree
2 2 (0.73%) MySQL Certification
2 2 (0.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (0.73%) ISEB
2 2 (0.73%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (0.73%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.37%) BC Cleared
3 1 (0.37%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.37%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.73%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.37%) SLA
2 1 (0.37%) QA
2 1 (0.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.37%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 38 (13.92%) Zend
2 8 (2.93%) hybris
3 6 (2.20%) Demandware
3 6 (2.20%) Oracle
3 6 (2.20%) Adobe
4 5 (1.83%) SAP
4 5 (1.83%) Microsoft
4 5 (1.83%) JD Edwards
4 5 (1.83%) ATG
5 4 (1.47%) Facebook
5 4 (1.47%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.10%) Orchard
6 3 (1.10%) Google
7 2 (0.73%) Twitter
7 2 (0.73%) IBM
7 2 (0.73%) HP
7 2 (0.73%) Epicor
7 2 (0.73%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.37%) Sencha
8 1 (0.37%) SmartFocus
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