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 24 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Magento
Rank 441 451 409
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -42
Contract jobs citing Magento 151 112 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.23% 0.28%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.45% 2.72% 2.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 91 100
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 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £225 £301
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -25.12%
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
4379 4113 4721
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.21% 8.58% 9.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2650 2316 2472
Average daily rate £450 £445 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £410 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 71 93
Average hourly rate £25.13 £22.25 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.92% -38.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £12.15 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 £22.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+32.22% -35.71%

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 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 24 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 +21 90 £300 -7.69% 29
North West +5 20 £281 +26.40% 23
East Midlands +11 12 £250 -2.43% 9
West Midlands -11 11 £250 - 3
South East -16 7 £275 +22.22% 5
East of England -13 5 £325 - 6
Yorkshire -16 3 £313 +38.88% 7
South West -39 2 £350 +47.36% 8
North East - - - -
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Magento
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 193 (69.93%) PHP
2 171 (61.96%) E-Commerce
3 161 (58.33%) CSS
4 159 (57.61%) HTML
5 122 (44.20%) JavaScript
6 100 (36.23%) MySQL
7 78 (28.26%) jQuery
8 64 (23.19%) HTML5
9 50 (18.12%) Git (software)
10 40 (14.49%) Zend
10 40 (14.49%) Agile Software Development
11 39 (14.13%) CSS3
12 38 (13.77%) OO
13 34 (12.32%) WordPress
14 33 (11.96%) XML
15 32 (11.59%) CMS
16 30 (10.87%) Linux
17 27 (9.78%) Retail
18 26 (9.42%) Web Development
18 26 (9.42%) OOP
19 25 (9.06%) Subversion
20 24 (8.70%) LAMP
21 23 (8.33%) MVC
22 22 (7.97%) Java
22 22 (7.97%) Drupal
23 20 (7.25%) Apache
24 19 (6.88%) SQL
24 19 (6.88%) Marketing
25 18 (6.52%) Unit Testing
25 18 (6.52%) Web Services

Magento
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 34 (12.32%) WordPress
2 32 (11.59%) CMS
3 22 (7.97%) Drupal
4 20 (7.25%) Apache
5 5 (1.81%) Node.js
5 5 (1.81%) Joomla!
6 4 (1.45%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.09%) Moodle
8 2 (0.72%) SugarCRM
8 2 (0.72%) IIS
8 2 (0.72%) Liferay
9 1 (0.36%) concrete5
9 1 (0.36%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.36%) nginx
9 1 (0.36%) JBoss
9 1 (0.36%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.36%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.36%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 7 (2.54%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.09%) Fireworks
2 3 (1.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.72%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.72%) AutoCAD
3 2 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.72%) Mingle
4 1 (0.36%) MS Project
4 1 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.36%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 9 (3.26%) Oracle CRM
2 5 (1.81%) Shopify
3 4 (1.45%) osCommerce
4 3 (1.09%) Zen Cart
5 2 (0.72%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.36%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.36%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.36%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.36%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.90%) GitHub
2 6 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.36%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.17%) Internet
2 2 (0.72%) SSH
3 1 (0.36%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (0.36%) FTP
3 1 (0.36%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (36.23%) MySQL
2 4 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (1.45%) Hazelcast
2 4 (1.45%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.09%) RDBMS
4 2 (0.72%) Redis
5 1 (0.36%) Big Data
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.36%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.36%) OLAP
5 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.36%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.36%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 50 (18.12%) Git (software)
2 25 (9.06%) Subversion
3 8 (2.90%) JIRA
4 4 (1.45%) Behat
5 3 (1.09%) Mercurial
5 3 (1.09%) PHPUnit
5 3 (1.09%) Selenium
6 2 (0.72%) TestNG
6 2 (0.72%) JUnit
6 2 (0.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (0.72%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (0.72%) Bugzilla
6 2 (0.72%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.72%) WebDriver
6 2 (0.72%) TestLink
7 1 (0.36%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.36%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 27 (9.78%) Retail
2 19 (6.88%) Marketing
3 6 (2.17%) Finance
4 2 (0.72%) Automotive
5 1 (0.36%) Games
5 1 (0.36%) Music Industry
5 1 (0.36%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 232 (84.06%) Developer
2 166 (60.14%) Magento Developer
3 60 (21.74%) PHP Developer
4 32 (11.59%) Front-End Developer
5 28 (10.14%) Web Developer
6 23 (8.33%) PHP Magento Developer
7 17 (6.16%) Senior Developer
8 14 (5.07%) Senior Magento Developer
9 9 (3.26%) Consultant
9 9 (3.26%) Project Manager
9 9 (3.26%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 8 (2.90%) PHP Web Developer
11 7 (2.54%) Analyst
12 6 (2.17%) Architect
13 4 (1.45%) Programmer
13 4 (1.45%) Web Designer
13 4 (1.45%) PHP Programmer
13 4 (1.45%) Designer
13 4 (1.45%) CSS Developer
14 3 (1.09%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (58.33%) CSS
2 159 (57.61%) HTML
3 78 (28.26%) jQuery
4 64 (23.19%) HTML5
5 39 (14.13%) CSS3
6 33 (11.96%) XML
7 24 (8.70%) LAMP
8 18 (6.52%) Web Services
9 17 (6.16%) Zend Framework
10 13 (4.71%) SOAP
10 13 (4.71%) Sass
10 13 (4.71%) LESS
11 12 (4.35%) .NET
12 8 (2.90%) Ajax
12 8 (2.90%) Symfony
13 7 (2.54%) JSON
13 7 (2.54%) XHTML
14 6 (2.17%) RESTful
15 5 (1.81%) CakePHP
15 5 (1.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (3.62%) User Experience
2 8 (2.90%) Computer Science
2 8 (2.90%) Open Source
3 6 (2.17%) Mobile App
3 6 (2.17%) Replication
4 5 (1.81%) Social Media
5 3 (1.09%) FMCG
5 3 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (0.72%) Digital Media
6 2 (0.72%) Visualisation
6 2 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.72%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (0.72%) Animation
7 1 (0.36%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.36%) Clustering
7 1 (0.36%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.36%) EPoS
7 1 (0.36%) BBC
7 1 (0.36%) iPad
7 1 (0.36%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 30 (10.87%) Linux
2 10 (3.62%) Apple iOS
3 5 (1.81%) CentOS
4 3 (1.09%) Windows
4 3 (1.09%) Fedora
4 3 (1.09%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.72%) Android
5 2 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.36%) AIX
6 1 (0.36%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (61.96%) E-Commerce
2 40 (14.49%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (13.77%) OO
4 26 (9.42%) OOP
4 26 (9.42%) Web Development
5 23 (8.33%) MVC
6 18 (6.52%) Unit Testing
7 17 (6.16%) Scrum
8 14 (5.07%) CRM
9 13 (4.71%) Responsive Web Design
10 12 (4.35%) TDD
11 10 (3.62%) OO PHP
12 9 (3.26%) Project Management
13 8 (2.90%) SEO
14 7 (2.54%) Web Design
14 7 (2.54%) Automated Testing
15 6 (2.17%) Time Management
15 6 (2.17%) ERP
16 5 (1.81%) Stakeholder Management
16 5 (1.81%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 193 (69.93%) PHP
2 122 (44.20%) JavaScript
3 22 (7.97%) Java
4 19 (6.88%) SQL
5 14 (5.07%) PHP5
6 5 (1.81%) Python
6 5 (1.81%) C#
7 3 (1.09%) Ruby
7 3 (1.09%) ActionScript
8 2 (0.72%) Perl
9 1 (0.36%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.36%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 12 (4.35%) Degree
2 2 (0.72%) MySQL Certification
2 2 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (0.72%) ISEB
2 2 (0.72%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (0.72%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.36%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.36%) SLA
1 1 (0.36%) QA
1 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.36%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 40 (14.49%) Zend
2 11 (3.99%) Oracle
3 10 (3.62%) SAP
4 9 (3.26%) JD Edwards
5 7 (2.54%) hybris
6 6 (2.17%) Adobe
7 5 (1.81%) Microsoft
7 5 (1.81%) Red Hat
7 5 (1.81%) Demandware
8 4 (1.45%) Google
8 4 (1.45%) ATG
9 3 (1.09%) Orchard
9 3 (1.09%) IBM
9 3 (1.09%) HP
10 2 (0.72%) Epicor
10 2 (0.72%) Facebook
10 2 (0.72%) Twitter
11 1 (0.36%) Marketo
11 1 (0.36%) HubSpot
11 1 (0.36%) CyberSource
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