The table below looks at the statistics for Magento skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Magento over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Magento
Rank 239 232 223
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -9
Contract jobs citing Magento 17 17 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.71% 2.54% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 5
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £260 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £450 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Business Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
627 669 653
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 6.26% 7.07% 7.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 387 378 330
Average daily rate £425 £390 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% -8.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 12
Average hourly rate £18.00 £52.50 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.71% +123.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.60 £13.50 £16.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.80 £52.50 £27.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £37.49 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-10.64% -0.82%

Magento
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Magento Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Magento
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Magento Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Magento
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Magento across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Magento Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Magento
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Magento Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Magento
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Magento within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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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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
Berkshire -3 6 £400 +28.00% 1
Hampshire -14 4 £290 -10.76% 2
Buckinghamshire - 3 £300 - 4
Oxfordshire - 2 £450 -
Surrey +1 1 £325 -
Kent - 1 £350 - 2
Magento
England

Magento
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 35 (76.09%) E-Commerce
2 19 (41.30%) PHP
3 17 (36.96%) HTML
3 17 (36.96%) CSS
3 17 (36.96%) Web Development
4 16 (34.78%) JavaScript
4 16 (34.78%) OO
5 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (30.43%) Scrum
6 14 (30.43%) CSS3
7 13 (28.26%) BDD
7 13 (28.26%) HTML5
7 13 (28.26%) TDD
8 12 (26.09%) Change Control
9 11 (23.91%) Git (software)
9 11 (23.91%) Subversion
9 11 (23.91%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (23.91%) Jenkins
10 8 (17.39%) jQuery
10 8 (17.39%) Web Services
11 7 (15.22%) Linux
11 7 (15.22%) Apache
11 7 (15.22%) CMS
11 7 (15.22%) Internet
11 7 (15.22%) Selenium
11 7 (15.22%) Automated Testing
11 7 (15.22%) RESTful
11 7 (15.22%) Cucumber
12 6 (13.04%) WSO2
12 6 (13.04%) User Experience

Magento
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 7 (15.22%) Apache
1 7 (15.22%) CMS
2 5 (10.87%) Umbraco
3 4 (8.70%) Liferay
3 4 (8.70%) ExpressionEngine
4 3 (6.52%) WordPress
5 2 (4.35%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (2.17%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (8.70%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) SaaS
1 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) MySQL
2 4 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (8.70%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.52%) Hadoop
3 3 (6.52%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 11 (23.91%) Git (software)
1 11 (23.91%) Subversion
1 11 (23.91%) Jenkins
2 7 (15.22%) Selenium
2 7 (15.22%) Cucumber
3 4 (8.70%) PHPUnit
4 3 (6.52%) JUnit
4 3 (6.52%) Mockito
5 2 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 3 (6.52%) Retail
1 3 (6.52%) Marketing
2 1 (2.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (65.22%) Developer
2 18 (39.13%) Magento Developer
3 7 (15.22%) PHP Developer
4 6 (13.04%) Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) Web Developer
5 5 (10.87%) E-Commerce Manager
6 4 (8.70%) Senior PHP Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Agile Test Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Front-End Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Front-End Web Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Senior Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Test Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) PHP Magento Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Java Developer
8 2 (4.35%) MySQL Developer
8 2 (4.35%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Agile Business Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Service Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Business Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (36.96%) HTML
1 17 (36.96%) CSS
2 14 (30.43%) CSS3
3 13 (28.26%) HTML5
4 8 (17.39%) jQuery
4 8 (17.39%) Web Services
5 7 (15.22%) RESTful
6 4 (8.70%) KML
6 4 (8.70%) JSON
6 4 (8.70%) Ajax
6 4 (8.70%) XML
6 4 (8.70%) REST
6 4 (8.70%) Sass
6 4 (8.70%) LESS
6 4 (8.70%) PostGIS
7 3 (6.52%) OAuth2
7 3 (6.52%) SAML
7 3 (6.52%) SOAP
7 3 (6.52%) OpenID
7 3 (6.52%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) User Experience
2 4 (8.70%) Open Source
3 2 (4.35%) iPad
4 1 (2.17%) Replication
4 1 (2.17%) EPoS
4 1 (2.17%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.22%) Linux
2 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (76.09%) E-Commerce
2 17 (36.96%) Web Development
3 16 (34.78%) OO
4 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (30.43%) Scrum
6 13 (28.26%) BDD
6 13 (28.26%) TDD
7 12 (26.09%) Change Control
8 11 (23.91%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (15.22%) Automated Testing
10 5 (10.87%) SEO
10 5 (10.87%) OOP
11 4 (8.70%) Unit Testing
11 4 (8.70%) Test Scripting
11 4 (8.70%) Regression Testing
12 3 (6.52%) SOA
12 3 (6.52%) Content Management
12 3 (6.52%) User Acceptance Testing
13 2 (4.35%) Use Case
13 2 (4.35%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (41.30%) PHP
2 16 (34.78%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.70%) PHP5
3 4 (8.70%) SQL
4 3 (6.52%) Java
5 1 (2.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) WSO2
2 5 (10.87%) ATG
2 5 (10.87%) SAP
2 5 (10.87%) Adobe
3 4 (8.70%) hybris
4 3 (6.52%) Demandware
5 2 (4.35%) Sitecore
5 2 (4.35%) Siebel
5 2 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.17%) Zend
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