The table below looks at the statistics for Magento skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Magento over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Magento
Rank 139 141 122
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -19
Contract jobs citing Magento 18 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.48% 0.25% 0.33%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.77% 2.58% 3.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 8
Median daily rate £350 £274 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.85% +16.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £308 £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £319
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 - -
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 North West region.

Business Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
312 349 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 8.28% 9.59% 9.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 176 147
Median daily rate £418 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.22% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £660 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 5
Median hourly rate £11.00 £22.50 £37.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.11% -39.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £23.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+52.17% -26.98%

Magento
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Magento as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Magento within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -6 15 £375 +30.43% 7
Cheshire +4 1 £300 - 2
Magento
England

Magento
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Magento also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Magento.

1 28 (84.85%) E-Commerce
2 27 (81.82%) PHP
3 18 (54.55%) JavaScript
4 14 (42.42%) HTML
4 14 (42.42%) CSS
5 11 (33.33%) Front End Development
6 10 (30.30%) HTML5
6 10 (30.30%) CSS3
7 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (24.24%) MySQL
8 8 (24.24%) Project Management
8 8 (24.24%) JIRA
9 7 (21.21%) Zend
10 6 (18.18%) LAMP
10 6 (18.18%) Integration Testing
10 6 (18.18%) Web Testing
10 6 (18.18%) Test Management
10 6 (18.18%) Data Protection
10 6 (18.18%) BDD
10 6 (18.18%) Ruby
10 6 (18.18%) Regression Testing
10 6 (18.18%) Defect Management
11 5 (15.15%) Linux
11 5 (15.15%) OO
11 5 (15.15%) C#
11 5 (15.15%) Web Development
12 4 (12.12%) Degree
12 4 (12.12%) Information Assurance
12 4 (12.12%) Security Testing
12 4 (12.12%) OO PHP

Magento
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (12.12%) Apache
2 1 (3.03%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) MySQL
2 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) JIRA
2 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.03%) Grunt
General
1 3 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (72.73%) Developer
2 20 (60.61%) Magento Developer
3 8 (24.24%) PHP Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Analyst
4 6 (18.18%) PHP Magento Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Test Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) Agile Test Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) E-Commerce Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce Manager
6 3 (9.09%) Lead Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Web Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Web Test Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Web Applications Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (42.42%) CSS
1 14 (42.42%) HTML
2 10 (30.30%) CSS3
2 10 (30.30%) HTML5
3 6 (18.18%) LAMP
4 4 (12.12%) XML
5 1 (3.03%) Sass
5 1 (3.03%) Symfony
5 1 (3.03%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (84.85%) E-Commerce
2 11 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (24.24%) Project Management
5 6 (18.18%) BDD
5 6 (18.18%) Data Protection
5 6 (18.18%) Defect Management
5 6 (18.18%) Integration Testing
5 6 (18.18%) Regression Testing
5 6 (18.18%) Test Management
5 6 (18.18%) Web Testing
6 5 (15.15%) OO
6 5 (15.15%) Web Development
7 4 (12.12%) ERP
7 4 (12.12%) Information Assurance
7 4 (12.12%) OO PHP
7 4 (12.12%) Security Testing
7 4 (12.12%) Software Testing
7 4 (12.12%) Workflow
8 3 (9.09%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 27 (81.82%) PHP
2 18 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 6 (18.18%) Ruby
4 5 (15.15%) C#
5 4 (12.12%) SQL
6 3 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Degree
1 4 (12.12%) ISEB
1 4 (12.12%) ISTQB
1 4 (12.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Zend