The table below looks at the statistics for Magento skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Magento over the 3 months to 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Magento
Rank 346 338 329
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -9
Contract jobs citing Magento 66 80 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.32% 0.36%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.91% 3.77% 3.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 71 79
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £18.00
Magento
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Business Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
2267 2122 2478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.36% 8.57% 9.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1335 1336 1426
Average daily rate £465 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £304 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £438
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 16
Average hourly rate £30.82 £16.25 £41.05
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.66% -60.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.14 £14.20 £22.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.95 £65.00 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £18.03 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+74.73% -14.15%

Magento
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Magento Jobs Demand Trend in London

Magento
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Magento Daily Rate Trend in London

Magento
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Magento across the London region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Magento Daily Rate Histogram in London

Magento
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Magento Hourly Rate Trend in London

Magento
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Magento within the London region over the 3 months to 21 August 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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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
City of London +31 13 £298 -4.80% 5
Chiswick - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Magento
England

Magento
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 96 (66.21%) PHP
2 80 (55.17%) E-Commerce
3 78 (53.79%) CSS
4 77 (53.10%) HTML
5 55 (37.93%) JavaScript
6 51 (35.17%) MySQL
7 37 (25.52%) HTML5
8 29 (20.00%) Git (software)
8 29 (20.00%) CSS3
9 28 (19.31%) jQuery
10 26 (17.93%) OO
11 22 (15.17%) Zend
12 19 (13.10%) Agile Software Development
13 18 (12.41%) Marketing
14 17 (11.72%) Java
14 17 (11.72%) OOP
14 17 (11.72%) MVC
15 16 (11.03%) SQL
15 16 (11.03%) .NET
15 16 (11.03%) Web Services
15 16 (11.03%) XML
16 15 (10.34%) SOAP
16 15 (10.34%) CRM
17 14 (9.66%) Oracle
17 14 (9.66%) SAP
17 14 (9.66%) Apache
17 14 (9.66%) JD Edwards
17 14 (9.66%) Oracle CRM
17 14 (9.66%) WordPress
17 14 (9.66%) Apple iOS

Magento
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 14 (9.66%) Apache
1 14 (9.66%) WordPress
2 10 (6.90%) Drupal
3 7 (4.83%) CMS
4 5 (3.45%) Joomla!
5 3 (2.07%) Node.js
6 2 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.38%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.69%) Commerce Server
7 1 (0.69%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.69%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.69%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (2.76%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.38%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.69%) InDesign
3 1 (0.69%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (0.69%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.69%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 14 (9.66%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.69%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.14%) GitHub
2 5 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.69%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.38%) VoIP
1 2 (1.38%) HTTP
1 2 (1.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (35.17%) MySQL
2 1 (0.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.69%) OLAP
2 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (0.69%) Redis
Development Applications
1 29 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 11 (7.59%) Subversion
3 2 (1.38%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.69%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.69%) JIRA
General
1 18 (12.41%) Marketing
2 10 (6.90%) Finance
3 9 (6.21%) Retail
4 1 (0.69%) Music Industry
4 1 (0.69%) Advertising
4 1 (0.69%) Games
4 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 117 (80.69%) Developer
2 98 (67.59%) Magento Developer
3 20 (13.79%) PHP Developer
4 13 (8.97%) Front-End Developer
5 8 (5.52%) PHP Magento Developer
5 8 (5.52%) Project Manager
6 7 (4.83%) Senior Developer
7 6 (4.14%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (4.14%) Architect
7 6 (4.14%) Web Developer
7 6 (4.14%) Senior Magento Developer
8 4 (2.76%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 4 (2.76%) Lead Developer
8 4 (2.76%) Consultant
8 4 (2.76%) Analyst
9 3 (2.07%) Junior
9 3 (2.07%) Business Analyst
9 3 (2.07%) Web Designer
9 3 (2.07%) Digital Project Manager
9 3 (2.07%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (53.79%) CSS
2 77 (53.10%) HTML
3 37 (25.52%) HTML5
4 29 (20.00%) CSS3
5 28 (19.31%) jQuery
6 16 (11.03%) .NET
6 16 (11.03%) Web Services
6 16 (11.03%) XML
7 15 (10.34%) SOAP
8 12 (8.28%) REST
8 12 (8.28%) LESS
9 9 (6.21%) LAMP
10 8 (5.52%) Zend Framework
11 7 (4.83%) Ajax
12 6 (4.14%) Sass
13 3 (2.07%) Symfony
13 3 (2.07%) JSON
13 3 (2.07%) XHTML
14 2 (1.38%) Swing
14 2 (1.38%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.45%) Replication
2 4 (2.76%) Open Source
3 3 (2.07%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.07%) FMCG
4 1 (0.69%) Social Media
4 1 (0.69%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.69%) Graphic Design
4 1 (0.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.69%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.66%) Apple iOS
2 12 (8.28%) Linux
3 4 (2.76%) Windows
4 2 (1.38%) HPUX
4 2 (1.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.38%) CentOS
5 1 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.69%) UNIX
5 1 (0.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (55.17%) E-Commerce
2 26 (17.93%) OO
3 19 (13.10%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (11.72%) MVC
4 17 (11.72%) OOP
5 15 (10.34%) CRM
6 9 (6.21%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (5.52%) Scrum
7 8 (5.52%) Project Management
7 8 (5.52%) Unit Testing
7 8 (5.52%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (4.83%) Web Development
9 6 (4.14%) UML
10 4 (2.76%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (2.07%) BDD
11 3 (2.07%) Web Design
11 3 (2.07%) Business Analysis
11 3 (2.07%) Migration
11 3 (2.07%) TDD
12 2 (1.38%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 96 (66.21%) PHP
2 55 (37.93%) JavaScript
3 17 (11.72%) Java
4 16 (11.03%) SQL
5 5 (3.45%) PHP5
6 2 (1.38%) Python
6 2 (1.38%) Ruby
7 1 (0.69%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (2.76%) Degree
2 1 (0.69%) MySQL Certification
2 1 (0.69%) MCSA
2 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.69%) SLA
1 1 (0.69%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.76%) Varnish
2 2 (1.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 22 (15.17%) Zend
2 14 (9.66%) JD Edwards
2 14 (9.66%) Oracle
2 14 (9.66%) SAP
3 7 (4.83%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.76%) Adobe
5 3 (2.07%) hybris
6 1 (0.69%) Sencha
6 1 (0.69%) Demandware
6 1 (0.69%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.69%) HP
6 1 (0.69%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.69%) EPiServer
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