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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Magento
Rank 305 337 344
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +7
Contract jobs citing Magento 107 52 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.44% 0.24% 0.28%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.01% 2.75% 3.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 41 59
Average daily rate £350 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £425 £384
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
2136 1894 2421
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.83% 8.77% 8.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1401 1138 1346
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.05% +0.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 7
Average hourly rate £17.41 £23.39 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.56% -14.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.02 £15.50 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.75 £75.00 £53.41
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -17 11 £325 +0.77% 7
Croydon - 1 - - 2
Feltham - - - -
West Drayton - - - -
Magento
England

Magento
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 122 (66.30%) E-Commerce
2 120 (65.22%) PHP
3 78 (42.39%) CSS
4 77 (41.85%) HTML
5 60 (32.61%) JavaScript
6 54 (29.35%) MySQL
7 37 (20.11%) OO
8 36 (19.57%) SQL
9 32 (17.39%) Zend
9 32 (17.39%) HTML5
10 30 (16.30%) Marketing
11 29 (15.76%) Java
12 28 (15.22%) Oracle
13 27 (14.67%) .NET
13 27 (14.67%) SAP
13 27 (14.67%) CRM
13 27 (14.67%) JD Edwards
13 27 (14.67%) jQuery
13 27 (14.67%) Apple iOS
14 26 (14.13%) Oracle CRM
15 25 (13.59%) CSS3
16 22 (11.96%) Web Services
17 21 (11.41%) Project Management
18 17 (9.24%) Agile Software Development
18 17 (9.24%) Subversion
18 17 (9.24%) Finance
18 17 (9.24%) Git (software)
19 16 (8.70%) REST
19 16 (8.70%) MVC
19 16 (8.70%) SOAP

Magento
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 15 (8.15%) Apache
1 15 (8.15%) WordPress
2 6 (3.26%) Drupal
3 5 (2.72%) WebSphere
4 4 (2.17%) Node.js
4 4 (2.17%) CMS
5 3 (1.63%) Joomla!
6 2 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.09%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.54%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.54%) nginx
7 1 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 9 (4.89%) Photoshop
2 8 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.09%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.09%) MS Project
4 1 (0.54%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.54%) InDesign
4 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 26 (14.13%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (1.09%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.63%) GitHub
3 2 (1.09%) Basecamp
3 2 (1.09%) SaaS
4 1 (0.54%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.63%) SAN
2 2 (1.09%) VoIP
3 1 (0.54%) HTTP
3 1 (0.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (29.35%) MySQL
2 5 (2.72%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.54%) Redis
Development Applications
1 17 (9.24%) Subversion
1 17 (9.24%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.63%) JIRA
3 2 (1.09%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.09%) Cucumber
3 2 (1.09%) Behat
3 2 (1.09%) Mercurial
3 2 (1.09%) QARun
3 2 (1.09%) WinRunner
4 1 (0.54%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.54%) Selenium
4 1 (0.54%) Hudson
4 1 (0.54%) PHPUnit
General
1 30 (16.30%) Marketing
2 17 (9.24%) Finance
3 13 (7.07%) Retail
4 4 (2.17%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.54%) Advertising
5 1 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.54%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 122 (66.30%) Developer
2 23 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 18 (9.78%) PHP Developer
4 15 (8.15%) Senior Developer
4 15 (8.15%) PHP Magento Developer
4 15 (8.15%) Front-End Developer
5 12 (6.52%) Web Developer
6 10 (5.43%) Analyst
7 7 (3.80%) Business Analyst
7 7 (3.80%) Architect
7 7 (3.80%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (3.26%) Consultant
8 6 (3.26%) E-Commerce Manager
8 6 (3.26%) E-Commerce Project Manager
9 5 (2.72%) Software Engineer
10 4 (2.17%) Digital Project Manager
10 4 (2.17%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 3 (1.63%) Software Developer
11 3 (1.63%) Front-End Web Developer
11 3 (1.63%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (42.39%) CSS
2 77 (41.85%) HTML
3 32 (17.39%) HTML5
4 27 (14.67%) .NET
4 27 (14.67%) jQuery
5 25 (13.59%) CSS3
6 22 (11.96%) Web Services
7 16 (8.70%) REST
7 16 (8.70%) SOAP
8 14 (7.61%) Zend Framework
9 13 (7.07%) XML
10 11 (5.98%) JSON
11 9 (4.89%) LESS
11 9 (4.89%) Ajax
12 8 (4.35%) Sass
12 8 (4.35%) LAMP
13 6 (3.26%) XHTML
13 6 (3.26%) XML-RPC
14 4 (2.17%) MDX
15 3 (1.63%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.43%) Open Source
2 7 (3.80%) Replication
2 7 (3.80%) FMCG
3 3 (1.63%) Computer Science
3 3 (1.63%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.09%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.09%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.54%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.54%) PMI
5 1 (0.54%) Wiki
5 1 (0.54%) Graphic Design
5 1 (0.54%) iSeries
5 1 (0.54%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 27 (14.67%) Apple iOS
2 5 (2.72%) Windows
3 3 (1.63%) Linux
4 2 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.09%) HPUX
4 2 (1.09%) UNIX
5 1 (0.54%) Solaris
5 1 (0.54%) AIX
5 1 (0.54%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (66.30%) E-Commerce
2 37 (20.11%) OO
3 27 (14.67%) CRM
4 21 (11.41%) Project Management
5 17 (9.24%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (8.70%) MVC
7 13 (7.07%) Responsive Web Design
8 12 (6.52%) OOP
8 12 (6.52%) Scrum
9 10 (5.43%) Migration
10 8 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (3.80%) UML
11 7 (3.80%) Waterfall
11 7 (3.80%) Web Development
11 7 (3.80%) Unit Testing
12 6 (3.26%) Software Engineering
12 6 (3.26%) SEO
13 5 (2.72%) Content Management
13 5 (2.72%) Logistics
13 5 (2.72%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 120 (65.22%) PHP
2 60 (32.61%) JavaScript
3 36 (19.57%) SQL
4 29 (15.76%) Java
5 6 (3.26%) PHP5
6 2 (1.09%) Ruby
6 2 (1.09%) Python
7 1 (0.54%) C
7 1 (0.54%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (2.17%) Degree
2 2 (1.09%) ISEB
3 1 (0.54%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.54%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.63%) QA
2 1 (0.54%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.72%) Varnish
2 2 (1.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.09%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (1.09%) Tivoli
1 2 (1.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.54%) Plesk
Vendors
1 32 (17.39%) Zend
2 28 (15.22%) Oracle
3 27 (14.67%) SAP
3 27 (14.67%) JD Edwards
4 10 (5.43%) hybris
5 9 (4.89%) ATG
5 9 (4.89%) Adobe
5 9 (4.89%) Demandware
6 6 (3.26%) Microsoft
7 3 (1.63%) IBM
7 3 (1.63%) HP
8 2 (1.09%) EPiServer
8 2 (1.09%) Sony
9 1 (0.54%) VMware
9 1 (0.54%) Cognos
9 1 (0.54%) Citrix
9 1 (0.54%) NetApp
9 1 (0.54%) Omniture
9 1 (0.54%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.54%) Rackspace
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