The first table below looks at the demand for Magento skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Magento over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Merseyside 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Magento
Rank - 26 32
Contract jobs citing Magento 0 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - 2.49% 0.96%
As % of the Business Applications category - 46.15% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate
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- £250 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £293
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £18.00
Business Applications Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
16 13 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 7.31% 5.39% 12.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 8
Average daily rate £460 £300 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.33% -0.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £375 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £20.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+62.50% -30.43%
Magento
North West

Magento
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Magento Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Magento
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Magento Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Magento
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Magento within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 1 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Liverpool - - - - 1
Magento
North West

Magento
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Symfony
1 2 (100.00%) Zend
1 2 (100.00%) Drupal
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL

Magento
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 2 (100.00%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Drupal Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Symfony
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) OOD
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Zend