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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Magento
Rank 141 142 124
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -18
Contract jobs citing Magento 15 23 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.42% 0.51% 0.47%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.60% 5.87% 4.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 10
Median daily rate £375 £300 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +26.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £169 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £312 £328
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.50 -
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
326 392 309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 9.20% 8.74% 9.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 185 180
Median daily rate £410 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 5
Median hourly rate £69.07 £35.00 £67.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+97.34% -47.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £17.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+105.71% -45.31%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 -8 11 £375 +24.79% 14
Cheshire - 3 £400 - 9
Merseyside +4 1 £400 +247.82% 1
Magento
England

Magento
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 26 (78.79%) PHP
3 19 (57.58%) JavaScript
4 15 (45.45%) HTML
4 15 (45.45%) CSS
5 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (36.36%) HTML5
5 12 (36.36%) CSS3
6 9 (27.27%) Front End Development
7 7 (21.21%) JIRA
7 7 (21.21%) Zend
7 7 (21.21%) Project Management
8 6 (18.18%) Regression Testing
8 6 (18.18%) Ruby
8 6 (18.18%) BDD
8 6 (18.18%) Integration Testing
8 6 (18.18%) Web Testing
8 6 (18.18%) Test Management
8 6 (18.18%) Defect Management
9 5 (15.15%) Data Protection
9 5 (15.15%) MySQL
9 5 (15.15%) XML
9 5 (15.15%) OOP
10 4 (12.12%) SQL
10 4 (12.12%) C#
10 4 (12.12%) ISEB
10 4 (12.12%) MVC
10 4 (12.12%) Information Assurance
10 4 (12.12%) Software Testing
10 4 (12.12%) ISTQB

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 2 (6.06%) WordPress
2 1 (3.03%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) MySQL
2 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) JIRA
2 1 (3.03%) Grunt
General
1 3 (9.09%) Retail
2 2 (6.06%) Advertising
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (75.76%) Developer
2 22 (66.67%) Magento Developer
3 10 (30.30%) PHP Developer
3 10 (30.30%) PHP Magento Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Analyst
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
6 4 (12.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (12.12%) Lead Developer
7 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Web Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Web Test Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Dynamics NAV Developer
8 1 (3.03%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Lead PHP Developer
8 1 (3.03%) PHP Zend Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Web Applications Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (45.45%) CSS
1 15 (45.45%) HTML
2 12 (36.36%) CSS3
2 12 (36.36%) HTML5
3 5 (15.15%) XML
4 2 (6.06%) LAMP
4 2 (6.06%) Zend Framework
5 1 (3.03%) Compass CSS Framework
5 1 (3.03%) Sass
5 1 (3.03%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (84.85%) E-Commerce
2 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (27.27%) Front End Development
4 7 (21.21%) Project Management
5 6 (18.18%) BDD
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%) Data Protection
6 5 (15.15%) OOP
7 4 (12.12%) Information Assurance
7 4 (12.12%) MVC
7 4 (12.12%) Security Testing
7 4 (12.12%) Software Testing
8 2 (6.06%) OO
8 2 (6.06%) Web Development
9 1 (3.03%) CRM
9 1 (3.03%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 26 (78.79%) PHP
2 19 (57.58%) JavaScript
3 6 (18.18%) Ruby
4 4 (12.12%) C#
4 4 (12.12%) SQL
5 1 (3.03%) 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 1 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Zend
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) PayPal
2 1 (3.03%) WorldPay
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