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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Magento
England / North West
Rank 121 141 140
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -1
Contract jobs citing Magento 13 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.50% 0.21% 0.15%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.08% 2.45% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 4
Median daily rate £388 £333 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.54% +20.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £305 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £359 £343
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £23.75 £13.00
% change year-on-year
- +82.69%

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
256 326 393
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 9.75% 8.76% 11.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 173 195
Median daily rate £450 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £525 £571
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £423 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.50% -0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 9
Median hourly rate £27.50 £69.07 £22.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.18% +201.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.30 £53.47 £17.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £69.07 £67.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £32.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-11.45% +81.94%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +9 6 £325 -2.25% 15
Cheshire - 5 £400 - 4
Magento
England

Magento
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 24 (88.89%) PHP
2 17 (62.96%) HTML
2 17 (62.96%) CSS
3 13 (48.15%) MVC
3 13 (48.15%) E-Commerce
4 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 11 (40.74%) MySQL
6 10 (37.04%) Git (software)
7 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (29.63%) OOP
9 7 (25.93%) OO
10 6 (22.22%) Front End Development
11 5 (18.52%) CSS3
11 5 (18.52%) Zend
11 5 (18.52%) Zend Framework
11 5 (18.52%) HTML5
12 4 (14.81%) jQuery
12 4 (14.81%) Linux
12 4 (14.81%) B2B
12 4 (14.81%) LAMP
12 4 (14.81%) Scrum
13 3 (11.11%) Subversion
13 3 (11.11%) Finance
13 3 (11.11%) Apache
13 3 (11.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 3 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
13 3 (11.11%) Web Application Development
13 3 (11.11%) Kanban
13 3 (11.11%) AMQP
13 3 (11.11%) Modular Programming

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 3 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (3.70%) Drupal
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) IaaS
1 1 (3.70%) PaaS
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) MySQL
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) Git (software)
2 3 (11.11%) Subversion
2 3 (11.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (96.30%) Developer
2 17 (62.96%) Magento Developer
3 16 (59.26%) PHP Developer
4 9 (33.33%) PHP Magento Developer
5 3 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (3.70%) CSS Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Dynamics NAV Developer
6 1 (3.70%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (3.70%) HTML Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Integration Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Integration Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Lead PHP Developer
6 1 (3.70%) PHP Zend Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (62.96%) CSS
1 17 (62.96%) HTML
2 5 (18.52%) CSS3
2 5 (18.52%) HTML5
2 5 (18.52%) Zend Framework
3 4 (14.81%) jQuery
3 4 (14.81%) LAMP
4 3 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.70%) Backbone.js
5 1 (3.70%) Laravel
5 1 (3.70%) li3
5 1 (3.70%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) E-Commerce
1 13 (48.15%) MVC
2 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (29.63%) OOP
4 7 (25.93%) OO
5 6 (22.22%) Front End Development
6 4 (14.81%) B2B
6 4 (14.81%) Scrum
7 3 (11.11%) Kanban
7 3 (11.11%) Modular Programming
7 3 (11.11%) Web Application Development
8 1 (3.70%) B2C
8 1 (3.70%) Mobile Development
8 1 (3.70%) OO PHP
8 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
8 1 (3.70%) Project Management
8 1 (3.70%) SOA
8 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 24 (88.89%) PHP
2 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Zend
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) ATG
3 1 (3.70%) hybris
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle