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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Magento
Rank 232 246 231
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -15
Contract jobs citing Magento 43 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.43% 0.054% 0.11%
As % of the Business Applications category 6.30% 0.79% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 0 5
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£400 - £250
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 - £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 - £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 - -
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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
682 632 624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 6.89% 6.86% 7.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 314 277
Average daily rate £425 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 6
Average hourly rate £27.50 £47.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.10% +206.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.20 £19.91 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £52.50 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.57 £31.50 £17.93
% change year-on-year
-37.87% +75.65%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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
Oxfordshire - 16 £423 - 2
Hampshire - 15 £350 - 2
Berkshire +1 4 £250 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £300 - 1
Isle of Wight - 3 £250 -
Surrey - 1 £223 -
Magento
England

Magento
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 62 (79.49%) PHP
2 52 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 38 (48.72%) JavaScript
4 36 (46.15%) HTML
5 31 (39.74%) CSS
6 28 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (33.33%) MySQL
8 24 (30.77%) TDD
9 22 (28.21%) Scrum
10 17 (21.79%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (20.51%) Git (software)
12 15 (19.23%) Subversion
13 13 (16.67%) BDD
13 13 (16.67%) Node.js
13 13 (16.67%) JSON
14 12 (15.38%) Automated Testing
14 12 (15.38%) Web Development
14 12 (15.38%) HTML5
15 11 (14.10%) PHPUnit
16 10 (12.82%) CMS
16 10 (12.82%) Linux
16 10 (12.82%) OO
16 10 (12.82%) QA
16 10 (12.82%) Jenkins
17 9 (11.54%) Sass
17 9 (11.54%) Apache
17 9 (11.54%) OOP
17 9 (11.54%) LAMP
18 8 (10.26%) Publishing
18 8 (10.26%) jQuery

Magento
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 13 (16.67%) Node.js
2 10 (12.82%) CMS
3 9 (11.54%) Apache
4 2 (2.56%) WordPress
5 1 (1.28%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.28%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (1.28%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.97%) Internet
2 1 (1.28%) Telnet
2 1 (1.28%) SSH
2 1 (1.28%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (33.33%) MySQL
2 6 (7.69%) NoSQL
3 4 (5.13%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.56%) Redis
6 1 (1.28%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 16 (20.51%) Git (software)
2 15 (19.23%) Subversion
3 11 (14.10%) PHPUnit
4 10 (12.82%) Jenkins
5 5 (6.41%) Cucumber
5 5 (6.41%) Selenium
6 1 (1.28%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.28%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.28%) JUnit
6 1 (1.28%) Mockito
General
1 8 (10.26%) Publishing
2 4 (5.13%) Retail
3 3 (3.85%) Marketing
3 3 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.28%) Finance
4 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.28%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 61 (78.21%) Developer
2 41 (52.56%) Magento Developer
3 15 (19.23%) Web Developer
4 11 (14.10%) PHP Developer
5 8 (10.26%) Front-End Developer
6 7 (8.97%) QA Leader
7 6 (7.69%) Analyst
8 5 (6.41%) Front-End Web Developer
8 5 (6.41%) Designer
9 3 (3.85%) Test Analyst
9 3 (3.85%) Business Analyst
9 3 (3.85%) Solutions Designer
9 3 (3.85%) Agile Test Analyst
9 3 (3.85%) Agile Business Analyst
10 2 (2.56%) E-Commerce Manager
10 2 (2.56%) Web Designer
11 1 (1.28%) Project Manager
11 1 (1.28%) Senior PHP Developer
11 1 (1.28%) Test Leader
11 1 (1.28%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (46.15%) HTML
2 31 (39.74%) CSS
3 13 (16.67%) JSON
4 12 (15.38%) HTML5
5 9 (11.54%) LAMP
5 9 (11.54%) Sass
6 8 (10.26%) jQuery
6 8 (10.26%) AngularJS
7 7 (8.97%) SOAP
8 6 (7.69%) Web Services
8 6 (7.69%) XML
8 6 (7.69%) REST
8 6 (7.69%) CSS3
8 6 (7.69%) RESTful
9 4 (5.13%) WSDL
10 3 (3.85%) Backbone.js
10 3 (3.85%) Zend Framework
10 3 (3.85%) LESS
10 3 (3.85%) Ember.js
11 2 (2.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.69%) Blog
2 3 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.56%) User Experience
3 2 (2.56%) Replication
3 2 (2.56%) Clustering
4 1 (1.28%) EPoS
4 1 (1.28%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 28 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (30.77%) TDD
4 22 (28.21%) Scrum
5 17 (21.79%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (16.67%) BDD
7 12 (15.38%) Web Development
7 12 (15.38%) Automated Testing
8 10 (12.82%) OO
9 9 (11.54%) OOP
10 8 (10.26%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (10.26%) Open Source
11 7 (8.97%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 7 (8.97%) Change Control
11 7 (8.97%) Kanban
11 7 (8.97%) Pair Programming
12 6 (7.69%) Unit Testing
12 6 (7.69%) API Development
13 4 (5.13%) Test Scripting
13 4 (5.13%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 62 (79.49%) PHP
2 38 (48.72%) JavaScript
3 7 (8.97%) SQL
4 5 (6.41%) PHP5
5 2 (2.56%) Scala
6 1 (1.28%) C#
6 1 (1.28%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (2.56%) Degree
2 1 (1.28%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.82%) QA
2 2 (2.56%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (2.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 4 (5.13%) Zend
1 4 (5.13%) WSO2
2 3 (3.85%) Google
2 3 (3.85%) SAP
3 1 (1.28%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.28%) Adobe
3 1 (1.28%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.28%) hybris
3 1 (1.28%) Demandware