The first table below looks at the demand for Magento skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Magento over the 3 months to 24 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 North West 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Magento
Rank 122 103 124
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +21
Contract jobs citing Magento 10 25 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.33% 0.94% 0.37%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.40% 10.20% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 5
Average daily rate
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£269 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.30% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £243 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £500 £308
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £280
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £18.00
Business Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
294 245 342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 9.63% 9.19% 10.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 108 162
Average daily rate £400 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £50.00 £45.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +10.49%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £31.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.07%
Magento
England

Magento
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Magento Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Magento
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Magento Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Magento
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Magento across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Magento Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Magento
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Magento Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Magento
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Magento within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 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
Cheshire 0 4 £288 -14.81% 4
Manchester -2 3 £325 +18.18% 13
Lancashire - - - - 4
Merseyside - - - -
Magento
England

Magento
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 19 (86.36%) PHP
2 15 (68.18%) E-Commerce
3 13 (59.09%) HTML
3 13 (59.09%) CSS
4 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 10 (45.45%) MySQL
6 9 (40.91%) jQuery
7 8 (36.36%) WordPress
8 7 (31.82%) HTML5
8 7 (31.82%) CSS3
9 6 (27.27%) Adobe Illustrator
9 6 (27.27%) Adobe
10 5 (22.73%) SQL
10 5 (22.73%) SEO
10 5 (22.73%) Zend
11 4 (18.18%) Web Development
11 4 (18.18%) JSON
11 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
11 4 (18.18%) OO
11 4 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (18.18%) Sass
12 3 (13.64%) Symfony
12 3 (13.64%) Orchard
12 3 (13.64%) Retail
12 3 (13.64%) Drupal
13 2 (9.09%) PHP5
13 2 (9.09%) Content Management
13 2 (9.09%) CMS
13 2 (9.09%) Sony
13 2 (9.09%) Blackberry

Magento
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 8 (36.36%) WordPress
2 3 (13.64%) Drupal
3 2 (9.09%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (9.09%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (4.55%) Sage 200
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) MySQL
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (13.64%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) Developer
2 11 (50.00%) Magento Developer
3 6 (27.27%) PHP Developer
4 4 (18.18%) PHP Magento Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Web Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Business Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Magento Developer
7 1 (4.55%) WordPress Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior PHP Developer
7 1 (4.55%) UI Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Drupal Developer
7 1 (4.55%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Front-End Web Developer
7 1 (4.55%) UI Programmer
7 1 (4.55%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) HTML
1 13 (59.09%) CSS
2 9 (40.91%) jQuery
3 7 (31.82%) HTML5
3 7 (31.82%) CSS3
4 4 (18.18%) JSON
4 4 (18.18%) Sass
5 3 (13.64%) Symfony
6 1 (4.55%) XHTML
6 1 (4.55%) .NET
6 1 (4.55%) LAMP
6 1 (4.55%) Ajax
6 1 (4.55%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (4.55%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (4.55%) CakePHP
6 1 (4.55%) Laravel
6 1 (4.55%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Blackberry
1 2 (9.09%) Open Source
2 1 (4.55%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) E-Commerce
2 5 (22.73%) SEO
3 4 (18.18%) Web Development
3 4 (18.18%) OO
3 4 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (9.09%) Content Management
4 2 (9.09%) Project Management
4 2 (9.09%) OO PHP
5 1 (4.55%) OOP
5 1 (4.55%) CRM
5 1 (4.55%) MVC
5 1 (4.55%) ERP
5 1 (4.55%) OOD
5 1 (4.55%) B2C
5 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) PHP
2 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (22.73%) SQL
4 2 (9.09%) PHP5
5 1 (4.55%) Python
5 1 (4.55%) Perl
5 1 (4.55%) Java
5 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) MySQL Certification
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Adobe
2 5 (22.73%) Zend
3 3 (13.64%) Orchard
4 2 (9.09%) Sony
5 1 (4.55%) SAP
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle
5 1 (4.55%) JD Edwards
5 1 (4.55%) Sage
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Rate: 250 Per Day
Posted: 17 days ago