The table below looks at the statistics for Magento skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Magento over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Magento
Rank 134 143 129
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -14
Contract jobs citing Magento 10 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.34% 0.19% 0.039%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.90% 2.52% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Average daily rate £316 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.41% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £350 £318
% change year-on-year
+1.78% +10.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £13.00 -
% change year-on-year
+82.69% -
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 West region.

Business Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
204 238 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 6.85% 7.38% 5.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 170 74
Average daily rate £400 £425 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +19.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £415
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £17.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+116.90% -49.28%

Magento
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Magento Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Magento
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Magento Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Magento
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Magento across the South West region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Magento Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Magento
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Somerset - 7 £316 -
Cornwall +1 2 - -
Dorset - 1 - - 3
Magento
England

Magento
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 15 (75.00%) PHP
2 13 (65.00%) CSS
3 12 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (50.00%) MySQL
4 10 (50.00%) HTML
5 7 (35.00%) E-Commerce
6 6 (30.00%) Drupal
7 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (25.00%) Retail
8 4 (20.00%) CMS
8 4 (20.00%) MVC
8 4 (20.00%) Java
8 4 (20.00%) Linux
8 4 (20.00%) jQuery
8 4 (20.00%) Web Development
8 4 (20.00%) HTML5
8 4 (20.00%) Laravel
9 3 (15.00%) CSS3
9 3 (15.00%) Sass
9 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
9 3 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (15.00%) Front End Development
9 3 (15.00%) Yii
9 3 (15.00%) WordPress
9 3 (15.00%) LAMP
9 3 (15.00%) ATG
10 2 (10.00%) Ajax
10 2 (10.00%) Apache
10 2 (10.00%) Zend
10 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration

Magento
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 6 (30.00%) Drupal
2 4 (20.00%) CMS
3 3 (15.00%) WordPress
4 2 (10.00%) Apache
4 2 (10.00%) ExpressionEngine
5 1 (5.00%) nginx
5 1 (5.00%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) BigMachines
1 1 (5.00%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.00%) Grunt
1 1 (5.00%) gulp
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (5.00%) Selenium
1 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Developer
2 9 (45.00%) PHP Developer
3 8 (40.00%) Magento Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Drupal Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (10.00%) PHP Magento Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Automation Tester
6 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (5.00%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (5.00%) HTML Developer
6 1 (5.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 1 (5.00%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 1 (5.00%) PHP Zend Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Selenium Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) CSS
2 10 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (20.00%) HTML5
3 4 (20.00%) jQuery
3 4 (20.00%) Laravel
4 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (15.00%) CSS3
4 3 (15.00%) LAMP
4 3 (15.00%) Sass
4 3 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (15.00%) Yii
5 2 (10.00%) Ajax
5 2 (10.00%) RESTful
6 1 (5.00%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (5.00%) J2EE
6 1 (5.00%) JSON
6 1 (5.00%) LESS
6 1 (5.00%) Mason
6 1 (5.00%) Symfony
6 1 (5.00%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Digital Media
1 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) E-Commerce
2 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (20.00%) MVC
3 4 (20.00%) Web Development
4 3 (15.00%) Front End Development
5 2 (10.00%) API Development
5 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
6 1 (5.00%) CRM
6 1 (5.00%) Integration Testing
6 1 (5.00%) OO
6 1 (5.00%) Open Source
6 1 (5.00%) Project Management
6 1 (5.00%) Quality Management
6 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Web Design
6 1 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) PHP
2 12 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (5.00%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) ATG
2 2 (10.00%) Zend
3 1 (5.00%) Google
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.00%) Siebel