The table below looks at the statistics for Magento skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Magento over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Magento
Rank 90 82 69
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -13
Contract jobs citing Magento 6 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.39% 0.39% 0.50%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.41% 3.38% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 3
Average daily rate
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£288 £319 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.80% +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £265 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £378 £305
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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North West

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

Business Applications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
176 148 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 11.53% 11.49% 10.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 85 51
Average daily rate £458 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.71% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £288 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £513 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Average hourly rate £13.00 £38.75 £15.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.44% +144.06%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.61 £30.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-17.96% -20.63%

Magento
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Magento Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Magento
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Magento Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Magento
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Magento Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Magento
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 14 (93.33%) PHP
2 13 (86.67%) HTML
2 13 (86.67%) CSS
3 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (40.00%) WordPress
3 6 (40.00%) HTML5
4 5 (33.33%) Symfony
4 5 (33.33%) Drupal
5 4 (26.67%) Laravel
5 4 (26.67%) Zend
5 4 (26.67%) MySQL
5 4 (26.67%) OOP
6 3 (20.00%) OO
6 3 (20.00%) XHTML
6 3 (20.00%) MVC
6 3 (20.00%) JSON
6 3 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (20.00%) RESTful
6 3 (20.00%) jQuery
6 3 (20.00%) Node.js
6 3 (20.00%) CSS3
7 2 (13.33%) CMS
7 2 (13.33%) TDD
7 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
8 1 (6.67%) ERP
8 1 (6.67%) SQL
8 1 (6.67%) Retail
8 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (6.67%) LAMP

Magento
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 (40.00%) WordPress
2 5 (33.33%) Drupal
3 3 (20.00%) Node.js
4 2 (13.33%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (60.00%) PHP Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Magento Developer
4 1 (6.67%) CMS Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) HTML
1 13 (86.67%) CSS
2 6 (40.00%) HTML5
3 5 (33.33%) Symfony
4 4 (26.67%) Laravel
5 3 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (20.00%) CSS3
5 3 (20.00%) JSON
5 3 (20.00%) jQuery
5 3 (20.00%) RESTful
5 3 (20.00%) XHTML
6 1 (6.67%) LAMP
6 1 (6.67%) CakePHP
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) OOP
2 3 (20.00%) OO
2 3 (20.00%) MVC
3 2 (13.33%) TDD
3 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.67%) ERP
4 1 (6.67%) Android Development
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) PHP
2 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) PHP5
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Zend
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