The first table below looks at the demand for Magento skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Magento over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Leeds 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Magento
Rank 78 70 73
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Contract jobs citing Magento 2 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.19% 0.80% 1.08%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.33% 7.07% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 11
Average daily rate
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£500 £215 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+132.55% -28.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £293
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £18.00
Business Applications Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
60 99 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 5.76% 11.33% 8.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 54 52
Average daily rate £400 £340 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -19.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £225 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £533 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 3
Average hourly rate - £38.25 £56.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -31.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £20.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+62.50% -30.43%
Magento
West Yorkshire

Magento
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Magento Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Magento
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Magento Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Magento
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Magento Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Magento
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 16 (100.00%) PHP
2 15 (93.75%) MySQL
3 13 (81.25%) E-Commerce
4 9 (56.25%) HTML
4 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
4 9 (56.25%) CSS
4 9 (56.25%) Zend
5 8 (50.00%) HTML5
5 8 (50.00%) CSS3
5 8 (50.00%) PHP5
5 8 (50.00%) jQuery
6 6 (37.50%) Apache
6 6 (37.50%) Web Development
6 6 (37.50%) WordPress
7 5 (31.25%) Moodle
7 5 (31.25%) SugarCRM
7 5 (31.25%) LAMP
7 5 (31.25%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (31.25%) SOAP
7 5 (31.25%) Web Services
7 5 (31.25%) Adobe
7 5 (31.25%) Internet
7 5 (31.25%) OOP
7 5 (31.25%) OO
8 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 4 (25.00%) SQL
8 4 (25.00%) MVC
8 4 (25.00%) SEO
8 4 (25.00%) JSON
8 4 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design

Magento
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 6 (37.50%) Apache
1 6 (37.50%) WordPress
2 5 (31.25%) Moodle
2 5 (31.25%) SugarCRM
3 1 (6.25%) CMS
3 1 (6.25%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (93.75%) MySQL
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (68.75%) Web Developer
3 7 (43.75%) PHP Developer
4 5 (31.25%) Magento Developer
4 5 (31.25%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) UI Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) UI Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Drupal Developer
5 1 (6.25%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) PHP Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) HTML
1 9 (56.25%) CSS
2 8 (50.00%) HTML5
2 8 (50.00%) CSS3
2 8 (50.00%) jQuery
3 5 (31.25%) LAMP
3 5 (31.25%) SOAP
3 5 (31.25%) Web Services
4 4 (25.00%) JSON
4 4 (25.00%) Sass
4 4 (25.00%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
1 1 (6.25%) Open Source
1 1 (6.25%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) UNIX
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) E-Commerce
2 6 (37.50%) Web Development
3 5 (31.25%) OOP
3 5 (31.25%) OO
4 4 (25.00%) MVC
4 4 (25.00%) SEO
4 4 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (18.75%) TDD
6 1 (6.25%) Content Management
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) PHP
2 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 8 (50.00%) PHP5
4 4 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Zend
2 5 (31.25%) Adobe
3 1 (6.25%) Sony
3 1 (6.25%) Twitter
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Spring Technology
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