The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 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 London 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Magento
Rank 335 348 338
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -10
Contract jobs citing Magento 65 68 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.28% 0.28% 0.35%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.17% 3.25% 3.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 57 76
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £210 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £18.00
Business Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
2050 2093 2353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.95% 8.63% 8.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1186 1273 1301
Average daily rate £463 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £438
% change year-on-year
- -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 17 17
Average hourly rate £32.03 £26.00 £41.05
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.19% -36.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.89 £12.50 £22.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.86 £65.00 £62.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £37.80 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.00%
Magento
England

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 22 July 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 22 July 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
City of London +26 14 £298 -8.46% 5
Chiswick - - - - 1
Croydon - - - -
Feltham - - - -
Hayes - - - - 1
Magento
England

Magento
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 116 (67.44%) PHP
2 99 (57.56%) E-Commerce
3 88 (51.16%) CSS
4 86 (50.00%) HTML
5 62 (36.05%) MySQL
6 61 (35.47%) JavaScript
7 40 (23.26%) HTML5
8 32 (18.60%) Zend
8 32 (18.60%) OO
9 30 (17.44%) SQL
9 30 (17.44%) CSS3
10 29 (16.86%) jQuery
10 29 (16.86%) Git (software)
11 24 (13.95%) Marketing
12 23 (13.37%) Java
13 22 (12.79%) .NET
13 22 (12.79%) Web Services
13 22 (12.79%) CRM
14 21 (12.21%) JD Edwards
14 21 (12.21%) SAP
14 21 (12.21%) Oracle
14 21 (12.21%) Oracle CRM
14 21 (12.21%) Apple iOS
15 19 (11.05%) Agile Software Development
16 18 (10.47%) MVC
16 18 (10.47%) OOP
16 18 (10.47%) WordPress
17 17 (9.88%) Subversion
18 16 (9.30%) XML
18 16 (9.30%) Apache

Magento
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 18 (10.47%) WordPress
2 16 (9.30%) Apache
3 10 (5.81%) Drupal
4 8 (4.65%) CMS
5 5 (2.91%) Joomla!
6 3 (1.74%) Node.js
7 2 (1.16%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.16%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.58%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.58%) IIS
8 1 (0.58%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.58%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 8 (4.65%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (4.07%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.58%) InDesign
3 1 (0.58%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (0.58%) MS Project
3 1 (0.58%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.58%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 21 (12.21%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.58%) osCommerce
2 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.40%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.49%) GitHub
3 1 (0.58%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.74%) SAN
2 2 (1.16%) Internet
2 2 (1.16%) VoIP
2 2 (1.16%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (36.05%) MySQL
2 5 (2.91%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.58%) OLAP
3 1 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 29 (16.86%) Git (software)
2 17 (9.88%) Subversion
3 3 (1.74%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.58%) JIRA
4 1 (0.58%) Jenkins
General
1 24 (13.95%) Marketing
2 12 (6.98%) Retail
3 9 (5.23%) Finance
4 1 (0.58%) Music Industry
4 1 (0.58%) Games
4 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.58%) Advertising
4 1 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 133 (77.33%) Developer
2 109 (63.37%) Magento Developer
3 20 (11.63%) PHP Developer
4 14 (8.14%) Front-End Developer
5 12 (6.98%) Senior Developer
5 12 (6.98%) Senior Magento Developer
6 11 (6.40%) Web Developer
7 10 (5.81%) Project Manager
7 10 (5.81%) PHP Magento Developer
8 7 (4.07%) Architect
8 7 (4.07%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (2.91%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 5 (2.91%) Analyst
10 4 (2.33%) Business Analyst
10 4 (2.33%) Software Engineer
10 4 (2.33%) Lead Developer
10 4 (2.33%) Digital Project Manager
11 3 (1.74%) Designer
11 3 (1.74%) Front-End Web Developer
11 3 (1.74%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (51.16%) CSS
2 86 (50.00%) HTML
3 40 (23.26%) HTML5
4 30 (17.44%) CSS3
5 29 (16.86%) jQuery
6 22 (12.79%) .NET
6 22 (12.79%) Web Services
7 16 (9.30%) XML
7 16 (9.30%) Zend Framework
8 13 (7.56%) REST
8 13 (7.56%) SOAP
9 11 (6.40%) LESS
10 10 (5.81%) Ajax
10 10 (5.81%) JSON
11 9 (5.23%) Sass
12 7 (4.07%) LAMP
13 5 (2.91%) XHTML
14 3 (1.74%) CakePHP
14 3 (1.74%) XML-RPC
15 2 (1.16%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.81%) Replication
2 6 (3.49%) Open Source
3 4 (2.33%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.33%) FMCG
4 2 (1.16%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.16%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.58%) iSeries
5 1 (0.58%) Graphic Design
5 1 (0.58%) Social Media
5 1 (0.58%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.58%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 21 (12.21%) Apple iOS
2 11 (6.40%) Linux
3 6 (3.49%) Windows
4 2 (1.16%) HPUX
4 2 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.58%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.58%) UNIX
5 1 (0.58%) Solaris
5 1 (0.58%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (57.56%) E-Commerce
2 32 (18.60%) OO
3 22 (12.79%) CRM
4 19 (11.05%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (10.47%) MVC
5 18 (10.47%) OOP
6 13 (7.56%) Responsive Web Design
7 12 (6.98%) Unit Testing
8 11 (6.40%) Web Development
9 10 (5.81%) Scrum
10 8 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (4.65%) Project Management
11 7 (4.07%) SEO
12 6 (3.49%) UML
13 4 (2.33%) Migration
13 4 (2.33%) Software Engineering
13 4 (2.33%) Continuous Integration
14 3 (1.74%) Product Management
14 3 (1.74%) Business Analysis
14 3 (1.74%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 116 (67.44%) PHP
2 61 (35.47%) JavaScript
3 30 (17.44%) SQL
4 23 (13.37%) Java
5 6 (3.49%) PHP5
6 3 (1.74%) Ruby
7 2 (1.16%) Python
8 1 (0.58%) Perl
8 1 (0.58%) C
8 1 (0.58%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (2.91%) Degree
2 1 (0.58%) MySQL Certification
2 1 (0.58%) MCSA
2 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.58%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.33%) Varnish
2 2 (1.16%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.16%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (1.16%) Tivoli
1 2 (1.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (18.60%) Zend
2 21 (12.21%) JD Edwards
2 21 (12.21%) SAP
2 21 (12.21%) Oracle
3 10 (5.81%) Adobe
4 8 (4.65%) Microsoft
5 5 (2.91%) hybris
6 3 (1.74%) HP
7 2 (1.16%) Sony
7 2 (1.16%) Demandware
8 1 (0.58%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.58%) Omniture
8 1 (0.58%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.58%) Sencha
8 1 (0.58%) VMware
8 1 (0.58%) ATG
8 1 (0.58%) Citrix
8 1 (0.58%) IBM
8 1 (0.58%) NetApp
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