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 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Magento
Rank 147 110 -
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -
Contract jobs citing Magento 1 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.030% 0.39% -
As % of the Business Applications category 0.44% 6.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £250 £301
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
225 135 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 6.69% 5.90% 6.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 84 90
Average daily rate £375 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 12
Average hourly rate £19.75 £8.00 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+146.87% -61.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.75 £8.00 £10.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.25 £17.23 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £20.43 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+54.16% -37.13%

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
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 30 September 2014. 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
Bristol - 1 £375 - 3
Devon - - - - 1
Dorset - - - -
Somerset - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
Magento
England

Magento
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Spring
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (80.00%) Zend
2 4 (80.00%) PHP5
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Shopify
2 4 (80.00%) Hazelcast
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) RESTful
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (60.00%) Fedora
3 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (60.00%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (60.00%) Ubuntu
3 3 (60.00%) CentOS
4 1 (20.00%) Network Management
4 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) OOP

Magento
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Shopify
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
1 4 (80.00%) Hazelcast
2 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (40.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
1 4 (80.00%) Spring
1 4 (80.00%) jQuery
1 4 (80.00%) RESTful
2 3 (60.00%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Fedora
2 3 (60.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (60.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Network Management
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) PHP5
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Zend
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat