The table below looks at the statistics for Magento skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Magento over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Magento
Rank 502 482 466
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -16
Contract jobs citing Magento 138 160 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.29% 0.29%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.21% 3.41% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 107 107
Median daily rate £350 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4300 4690 5218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.00% 8.36% 9.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2643 2686 2859
Median daily rate £438 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.56% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 47 69
Median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £99.00 £43.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+55.55% -28.57%

Magento
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Magento as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

Magento Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Magento
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Magento within the UK.

Magento Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Magento
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Magento within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

Magento Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Magento
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Magento within the UK.

Magento Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Magento
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Magento within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

Magento Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Magento
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Magento within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -20 136 £350 - 92
London +4 68 £350 -6.66% 20
North West +11 21 £338 +32.35% 20
South East -20 19 £375 -6.25% 14
Manchester +5 17 £375 +44.23% 12
City of London +34 9 £350 +14.28% 4
Yorkshire 0 9 £263 -8.69% 12
Oxford +3 8 £375 -8.86% 1
Oxfordshire -8 8 £375 -6.83% 1
South West +3 6 £325 -7.14% 7
East of England +10 5 - - 4
West Midlands -27 5 £350 +47.36% 7
Watford +10 4 - -
Hertfordshire +9 4 - -
West Yorkshire -1 4 £225 -12.62% 9
Staffordshire +3 3 £325 +36.84% 2
Dorset -2 3 £273 -22.14% 4
Leeds -5 3 £288 +11.65% 8
South Yorkshire - 3 £213 - 1
Devon - 3 £325 -
East Sussex - 3 £300 - 4
Kent - 3 £338 - 2
Poole - 3 £273 - 2
Brighton - 3 £300 - 2
Sheffield - 3 £213 - 1
North Yorkshire +5 2 £325 +14.03% 1
Berkshire -14 2 £425 +61.90% 4
Surrey - 2 £330 - 1
Exeter - 2 - -
Maidenhead - 2 £425 -

Magento
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Magento also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Magento.

1 198 (67.58%) PHP
2 186 (63.48%) E-Commerce
3 158 (53.92%) HTML
4 136 (46.42%) CSS
5 126 (43.00%) JavaScript
6 95 (32.42%) MySQL
7 71 (24.23%) Agile Software Development
8 63 (21.50%) Web Development
9 60 (20.48%) Retail
10 53 (18.09%) HTML5
11 52 (17.75%) Git (software)
12 48 (16.38%) CSS3
13 40 (13.65%) Continuous Integration
14 37 (12.63%) WordPress
15 36 (12.29%) OO
16 33 (11.26%) Java
17 32 (10.92%) Web Services
17 32 (10.92%) XML
18 31 (10.58%) LAMP
18 31 (10.58%) Front End Development
19 29 (9.90%) Sass
19 29 (9.90%) Project Management
20 28 (9.56%) Zend
21 27 (9.22%) CMS
22 26 (8.87%) SQL
22 26 (8.87%) hybris
23 25 (8.53%) Amazon AWS
23 25 (8.53%) Scrum
24 24 (8.19%) TDD
24 24 (8.19%) OO PHP

Magento
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 37 (12.63%) WordPress
2 27 (9.22%) CMS
3 18 (6.14%) Apache
3 18 (6.14%) Drupal
4 12 (4.10%) WebSphere
5 5 (1.71%) ExpressionEngine
6 3 (1.02%) Joomla!
6 3 (1.02%) nginx
7 2 (0.68%) JBoss
7 2 (0.68%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.68%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.34%) concrete5
8 1 (0.34%) PrestaShop
8 1 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.34%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (1.37%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.34%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.71%) BigMachines
1 5 (1.71%) Eloqua
2 3 (1.02%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (1.02%) Shopify
3 1 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.34%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 25 (8.53%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (1.71%) SaaS
3 4 (1.37%) GitHub
4 3 (1.02%) Sage Pay
5 1 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.34%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (0.34%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.34%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.39%) Network Security
2 2 (0.68%) HTTP
2 2 (0.68%) Internet
3 1 (0.34%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (32.42%) MySQL
2 20 (6.83%) NoSQL
3 11 (3.75%) DB2
4 9 (3.07%) MongoDB
5 5 (1.71%) DbVisualizer
5 5 (1.71%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.37%) Redis
7 2 (0.68%) CouchDB
7 2 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.68%) Riak
7 2 (0.68%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 52 (17.75%) Git (software)
2 22 (7.51%) JIRA
3 14 (4.78%) Selenium
3 14 (4.78%) Subversion
4 13 (4.44%) WebDriver
5 9 (3.07%) PHPUnit
6 7 (2.39%) Grunt
7 6 (2.05%) Appium
7 6 (2.05%) Cucumber
8 5 (1.71%) gulp
8 5 (1.71%) Oracle APEX
9 4 (1.37%) PhpStorm
9 4 (1.37%) Protractor
10 3 (1.02%) Maven
10 3 (1.02%) Mercurial
11 2 (0.68%) Jenkins
12 1 (0.34%) Travis CI
12 1 (0.34%) Vagrant
12 1 (0.34%) Xdebug
General
1 60 (20.48%) Retail
2 17 (5.80%) Publishing
3 14 (4.78%) Marketing
4 4 (1.37%) Games
5 3 (1.02%) Legal
6 2 (0.68%) Advertising
6 2 (0.68%) Finance
6 2 (0.68%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.34%) Back Office
7 1 (0.34%) Billing
7 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 213 (72.70%) Developer
2 168 (57.34%) Magento Developer
3 92 (31.40%) PHP Developer
4 69 (23.55%) PHP Magento Developer
5 28 (9.56%) HTML Developer
6 24 (8.19%) E-Commerce Developer
7 23 (7.85%) Web Developer
8 22 (7.51%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 22 (7.51%) JavaScript Developer
9 21 (7.17%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
10 19 (6.48%) HTML CSS Developer
10 19 (6.48%) PHP Web Developer
11 18 (6.14%) Analyst
11 18 (6.14%) E-Commerce Manager
12 16 (5.46%) E-Commerce Web Developer
12 16 (5.46%) Node.js Developer
13 15 (5.12%) Agile Developer
13 15 (5.12%) AWS Developer
13 15 (5.12%) Tester
14 13 (4.44%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (53.92%) HTML
2 136 (46.42%) CSS
3 53 (18.09%) HTML5
4 48 (16.38%) CSS3
5 32 (10.92%) Web Services
5 32 (10.92%) XML
6 31 (10.58%) LAMP
7 29 (9.90%) Sass
8 22 (7.51%) AngularJS
8 22 (7.51%) Node.js
9 20 (6.83%) jQuery
10 19 (6.48%) RESTful
11 17 (5.80%) JSON
12 14 (4.78%) .NET
13 12 (4.10%) Laravel
14 11 (3.75%) Zend Framework
15 10 (3.41%) J2EE
15 10 (3.41%) LESS
16 8 (2.73%) Behat
17 7 (2.39%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (3.75%) Digital Media
1 11 (3.75%) User Experience
2 10 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (0.68%) Mobile App
3 2 (0.68%) NHS
3 2 (0.68%) Web 2.0
4 1 (0.34%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.34%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (0.34%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.34%) New Media
4 1 (0.34%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 22 (7.51%) Linux
2 13 (4.44%) Unix
3 2 (0.68%) Ubuntu
3 2 (0.68%) Windows
4 1 (0.34%) Android
4 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.34%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (63.48%) E-Commerce
2 71 (24.23%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (21.50%) Web Development
4 40 (13.65%) Continuous Integration
5 36 (12.29%) OO
6 31 (10.58%) Front End Development
7 29 (9.90%) Project Management
8 25 (8.53%) Scrum
9 24 (8.19%) OO PHP
9 24 (8.19%) TDD
10 19 (6.48%) MVC
10 19 (6.48%) Open Source
11 17 (5.80%) Kanban
12 16 (5.46%) API Development
12 16 (5.46%) BDD
13 15 (5.12%) Automation Testing
13 15 (5.12%) CRM
13 15 (5.12%) Pair Programming
14 12 (4.10%) Test Automation
14 12 (4.10%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 198 (67.58%) PHP
2 126 (43.00%) JavaScript
3 33 (11.26%) Java
4 26 (8.87%) SQL
5 12 (4.10%) Ruby
6 10 (3.41%) C#
7 7 (2.39%) PHP 5
8 6 (2.05%) Python
9 5 (1.71%) Apex Code
10 2 (0.68%) C++
11 1 (0.34%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.34%) C
11 1 (0.34%) Perl
11 1 (0.34%) PHP 4
11 1 (0.34%) Scala
11 1 (0.34%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (1.71%) Degree
2 4 (1.37%) ISEB
2 4 (1.37%) ISTQB
2 4 (1.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.10%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.68%) Docker
2 1 (0.34%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 28 (9.56%) Zend
2 26 (8.87%) hybris
3 23 (7.85%) ATG
4 15 (5.12%) Demandware
5 13 (4.44%) Oracle
6 9 (3.07%) IBM
7 6 (2.05%) Google
8 5 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.71%) Siebel
9 3 (1.02%) Microsoft
9 3 (1.02%) PayPal
9 3 (1.02%) WorldPay
10 2 (0.68%) Adobe
10 2 (0.68%) Elastic Path
10 2 (0.68%) Epicor
10 2 (0.68%) Facebook
10 2 (0.68%) SAP
10 2 (0.68%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.68%) Twitter
11 1 (0.34%) Intershop
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