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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Magento
Rank 232 233 214
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -19
Contract jobs citing Magento 22 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.44% 1.69% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 1
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£350 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 - -
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 South East region.

Business Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
639 650 614
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 6.75% 7.46% 8.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 322 306
Average daily rate £413 £413 £413
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £270 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £413
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 7
Average hourly rate £15.25 £15.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.61% -35.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.05 £15.00 £15.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.45 £20.00 £37.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £26.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-32.07% -29.89%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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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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
Hampshire -9 6 £350 +7.69% 2
West Sussex -16 5 £350 -28.20% 1
Oxfordshire - 4 £275 -
Berkshire - 4 £625 - 1
East Sussex - 2 £344 -
Kent - 1 £350 - 1
Middlesex - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - - 3
Surrey - - - - 3
Magento
England

Magento
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 31 (75.61%) E-Commerce
2 19 (46.34%) HTML
2 19 (46.34%) PHP
2 19 (46.34%) CSS
3 18 (43.90%) JavaScript
4 16 (39.02%) Web Development
5 15 (36.59%) CSS3
5 15 (36.59%) OO
6 14 (34.15%) HTML5
7 13 (31.71%) Scrum
7 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (29.27%) TDD
8 12 (29.27%) BDD
9 11 (26.83%) jQuery
10 10 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (24.39%) Git (software)
10 10 (24.39%) Change Control
10 10 (24.39%) Jenkins
10 10 (24.39%) Subversion
11 8 (19.51%) Web Services
12 7 (17.07%) Linux
12 7 (17.07%) Apache
12 7 (17.07%) MySQL
12 7 (17.07%) Internet
12 7 (17.07%) RESTful
13 6 (14.63%) Open Source
13 6 (14.63%) Selenium
13 6 (14.63%) User Experience
13 6 (14.63%) Cucumber
13 6 (14.63%) Automated Testing

Magento
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 (17.07%) Apache
2 6 (14.63%) CMS
3 5 (12.20%) Umbraco
4 4 (9.76%) WordPress
4 4 (9.76%) Liferay
4 4 (9.76%) ExpressionEngine
5 2 (4.88%) Drupal
6 1 (2.44%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (9.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) MySQL
2 4 (9.76%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (9.76%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.32%) Hadoop
3 3 (7.32%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 10 (24.39%) Subversion
1 10 (24.39%) Git (software)
1 10 (24.39%) Jenkins
2 6 (14.63%) Cucumber
2 6 (14.63%) Selenium
3 4 (9.76%) PHPUnit
4 3 (7.32%) Mockito
4 3 (7.32%) JUnit
5 2 (4.88%) JIRA
General
1 2 (4.88%) Retail
1 2 (4.88%) Marketing
2 1 (2.44%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (70.73%) Developer
2 16 (39.02%) Magento Developer
3 10 (24.39%) PHP Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Web Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Senior Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Senior PHP Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Front-End Web Developer
5 4 (9.76%) PHP Magento Developer
6 3 (7.32%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Agile Test Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Java Developer
6 3 (7.32%) E-Commerce Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Programmer
7 2 (4.88%) Service Manager
7 2 (4.88%) MySQL Developer
7 2 (4.88%) PHP Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (46.34%) HTML
1 19 (46.34%) CSS
2 15 (36.59%) CSS3
3 14 (34.15%) HTML5
4 11 (26.83%) jQuery
5 8 (19.51%) Web Services
6 7 (17.07%) RESTful
7 4 (9.76%) REST
7 4 (9.76%) Sass
7 4 (9.76%) LESS
7 4 (9.76%) PostGIS
7 4 (9.76%) XML
7 4 (9.76%) Ajax
7 4 (9.76%) JSON
7 4 (9.76%) KML
8 3 (7.32%) SAML
8 3 (7.32%) SOAP
8 3 (7.32%) OpenID
8 3 (7.32%) Spring
8 3 (7.32%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Open Source
1 6 (14.63%) User Experience
2 2 (4.88%) iPad
3 1 (2.44%) Kindle
3 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.07%) Linux
2 1 (2.44%) Android
2 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (75.61%) E-Commerce
2 16 (39.02%) Web Development
3 15 (36.59%) OO
4 13 (31.71%) Scrum
4 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (29.27%) TDD
5 12 (29.27%) BDD
6 10 (24.39%) Change Control
6 10 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (14.63%) Automated Testing
8 4 (9.76%) Unit Testing
8 4 (9.76%) OOP
9 3 (7.32%) SOA
9 3 (7.32%) Content Management
9 3 (7.32%) Regression Testing
9 3 (7.32%) SEO
9 3 (7.32%) Test Scripting
10 2 (4.88%) Customer Engagement
10 2 (4.88%) Business Analysis
10 2 (4.88%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 19 (46.34%) PHP
2 18 (43.90%) JavaScript
3 5 (12.20%) SQL
4 4 (9.76%) PHP5
5 3 (7.32%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 5 (12.20%) ATG
1 5 (12.20%) WSO2
2 4 (9.76%) Adobe
3 3 (7.32%) SAP
3 3 (7.32%) hybris
4 2 (4.88%) Demandware
4 2 (4.88%) Siebel
4 2 (4.88%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.44%) Sitecore
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