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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Magento
Rank 341 308 310
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +2
Contract jobs citing Magento 57 85 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.39% 0.27%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.90% 4.30% 3.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 60 42
Average daily rate
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£325 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £264 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £318 £295
% change year-on-year
+10.23% +7.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 £156.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 - -
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
1963 1975 1567
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.29% 9.16% 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1248 1149 900
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £624 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 23 9
Average hourly rate £42.75 £20.00 £23.39
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+113.75% -14.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £15.40 £18.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £78.50 £80.00 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £37.80 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-53.70% +6.47%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 +9 10 £275 -21.42% 4
Chiswick - - - -
Magento
England

Magento
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 92 (63.01%) E-Commerce
2 85 (58.22%) HTML
3 84 (57.53%) CSS
4 82 (56.16%) PHP
5 72 (49.32%) JavaScript
6 46 (31.51%) HTML5
7 41 (28.08%) jQuery
8 38 (26.03%) MySQL
9 33 (22.60%) CSS3
10 25 (17.12%) CMS
10 25 (17.12%) Retail
11 24 (16.44%) Agile Software Development
11 24 (16.44%) Git (software)
12 19 (13.01%) Web Development
13 15 (10.27%) XML
14 13 (8.90%) OO
14 13 (8.90%) Scrum
14 13 (8.90%) Subversion
15 12 (8.22%) Marketing
15 12 (8.22%) OOP
15 12 (8.22%) SOAP
16 11 (7.53%) Zend
16 11 (7.53%) Sass
16 11 (7.53%) LESS
17 10 (6.85%) User Experience
18 9 (6.16%) Zend Framework
18 9 (6.16%) Project Management
18 9 (6.16%) LAMP
18 9 (6.16%) Advertising
18 9 (6.16%) MVC

Magento
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 25 (17.12%) CMS
2 6 (4.11%) WordPress
3 4 (2.74%) Apache
3 4 (2.74%) Drupal
4 3 (2.05%) Node.js
4 3 (2.05%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.37%) nginx
6 1 (0.68%) Liferay
6 1 (0.68%) OpenCms
6 1 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.68%) Alfresco
Applications
1 2 (1.37%) AutoCAD
1 2 (1.37%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.68%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 2 (1.37%) osCommerce
2 1 (0.68%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (2.74%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.37%) HTTP
1 2 (1.37%) SSH
2 1 (0.68%) FTP
2 1 (0.68%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (26.03%) MySQL
2 5 (3.42%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.37%) Redis
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (16.44%) Git (software)
2 13 (8.90%) Subversion
3 7 (4.79%) JIRA
4 1 (0.68%) Bower
4 1 (0.68%) Grunt
4 1 (0.68%) Behat
4 1 (0.68%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.68%) PHPUnit
4 1 (0.68%) Mercurial
General
1 25 (17.12%) Retail
2 12 (8.22%) Marketing
3 9 (6.16%) Advertising
4 3 (2.05%) Finance
5 2 (1.37%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 119 (81.51%) Developer
2 86 (58.90%) Magento Developer
3 27 (18.49%) Front-End Developer
4 23 (15.75%) PHP Developer
5 16 (10.96%) Project Manager
5 16 (10.96%) Web Developer
6 15 (10.27%) Senior Developer
7 11 (7.53%) Senior Magento Developer
8 6 (4.11%) C# Developer
8 6 (4.11%) PHP Magento Developer
9 4 (2.74%) Consultant
9 4 (2.74%) E-Commerce Manager
9 4 (2.74%) E-Commerce Project Manager
10 3 (2.05%) UI Programmer
10 3 (2.05%) Front-End Web Developer
10 3 (2.05%) UI Developer
10 3 (2.05%) Digital Project Manager
11 2 (1.37%) Webmaster
11 2 (1.37%) Architect
11 2 (1.37%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (58.22%) HTML
2 84 (57.53%) CSS
3 46 (31.51%) HTML5
4 41 (28.08%) jQuery
5 33 (22.60%) CSS3
6 15 (10.27%) XML
7 12 (8.22%) SOAP
8 11 (7.53%) Sass
8 11 (7.53%) LESS
9 9 (6.16%) Zend Framework
9 9 (6.16%) LAMP
10 8 (5.48%) Web Services
11 7 (4.79%) Symfony
12 5 (3.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (3.42%) Yii
12 5 (3.42%) Ajax
12 5 (3.42%) CakePHP
12 5 (3.42%) XHTML
13 3 (2.05%) AngularJS
13 3 (2.05%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.85%) User Experience
2 6 (4.11%) Social Media
3 5 (3.42%) Open Source
4 4 (2.74%) Replication
5 3 (2.05%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.37%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (1.37%) FMCG
6 2 (1.37%) Animation
6 2 (1.37%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.68%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.68%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.68%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.48%) Linux
2 1 (0.68%) CentOS
2 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (63.01%) E-Commerce
2 24 (16.44%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (13.01%) Web Development
4 13 (8.90%) OO
4 13 (8.90%) Scrum
5 12 (8.22%) OOP
6 9 (6.16%) Project Management
6 9 (6.16%) MVC
7 8 (5.48%) Migration
7 8 (5.48%) ERP
7 8 (5.48%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (4.79%) Waterfall
8 7 (4.79%) TDD
8 7 (4.79%) Unit Testing
8 7 (4.79%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (4.11%) Agile Project Management
10 5 (3.42%) OO PHP
11 4 (2.74%) Mentoring
12 3 (2.05%) Web Design
12 3 (2.05%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 82 (56.16%) PHP
2 72 (49.32%) JavaScript
3 6 (4.11%) C#
3 6 (4.11%) PHP5
4 4 (2.74%) Java
5 3 (2.05%) ActionScript
6 2 (1.37%) SQL
7 1 (0.68%) CoffeeScript
7 1 (0.68%) PHP4
7 1 (0.68%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (5.48%) Degree
2 1 (0.68%) BC Cleared
2 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.68%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.68%) Varnish
Vendors
1 11 (7.53%) Zend
2 6 (4.11%) Epicor
3 5 (3.42%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.74%) hybris
5 3 (2.05%) Google
6 2 (1.37%) Facebook
6 2 (1.37%) Twitter
6 2 (1.37%) Demandware
7 1 (0.68%) SmartFocus
7 1 (0.68%) Omniture
7 1 (0.68%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.68%) IBM
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle
7 1 (0.68%) ATG
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