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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Magento
Rank 493 502 501
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Contract jobs citing Magento 160 174 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.30% 0.24%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.58% 3.73% 2.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 103 86
Median daily rate £375 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £212 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.50 -

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
4472 4669 5449
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.39% 8.07% 9.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2725 2616 3059
Median daily rate £450 £435 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 73 77
Median hourly rate £22.50 £21.57 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.31% -31.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.14 £11.30 £13.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.07 £50.80 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £17.50 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+105.71% -44.88%

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 30 September 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
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 30 September 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 -19 155 £375 +7.14% 110
London +21 68 £375 - 21
South East +3 26 £400 +6.66% 7
Hertfordshire +18 22 £390 +160.00% 1
East of England +17 22 £390 +90.24% 8
Watford +10 22 £390 -
Oxfordshire -10 16 £400 -4.76% 1
North West +6 15 £375 +25.00% 29
City of London +26 14 £375 +96.07% 3
Oxford -13 12 £400 -10.11%
Yorkshire +2 11 £325 +26.82% 18
Manchester -18 11 £375 +24.79% 11
West Yorkshire -8 7 £325 +30.00% 14
Leeds -6 6 £325 +30.00% 12
West Midlands -25 6 £463 +131.25% 13
Buckinghamshire +19 5 £600 +100.00% 1
Milton Keynes +13 5 £600 +100.00% 1
Brighton - 4 £306 -
East Sussex - 4 £306 - 2
Coventry - 4 £463 -
Cheshire - 3 £400 - 10
Midlands - 3 £600 -
South West +6 2 £200 -8.04% 5
East Midlands -11 2 £290 +28.88% 7
Bristol - 2 £200 - 1
Merseyside +6 1 £400 +247.82% 2
South Yorkshire +2 1 - - 1
Leicester -2 1 £270 +20.00%
Leicestershire -3 1 £270 +20.00%
Birmingham -8 1 £550 - 4

Magento
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 190 (65.97%) PHP
2 178 (61.81%) E-Commerce
3 171 (59.38%) HTML
4 157 (54.51%) CSS
5 146 (50.69%) JavaScript
6 91 (31.60%) MySQL
7 68 (23.61%) Agile Software Development
8 59 (20.49%) Retail
8 59 (20.49%) CSS3
9 57 (19.79%) Git (software)
10 49 (17.01%) Web Development
10 49 (17.01%) HTML5
11 47 (16.32%) Web Services
12 39 (13.54%) SQL
13 37 (12.85%) WordPress
14 36 (12.50%) OO
15 34 (11.81%) Java
15 34 (11.81%) Zend
15 34 (11.81%) hybris
15 34 (11.81%) Front End Development
16 33 (11.46%) Node.js
16 33 (11.46%) Linux
17 32 (11.11%) Scrum
17 32 (11.11%) Open Source
17 32 (11.11%) AngularJS
18 30 (10.42%) Sass
18 30 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
18 30 (10.42%) XML
19 29 (10.07%) jQuery
19 29 (10.07%) Amazon AWS

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 (12.85%) WordPress
2 22 (7.64%) Drupal
3 18 (6.25%) CMS
4 16 (5.56%) Apache
5 15 (5.21%) WebSphere
6 10 (3.47%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.39%) Apache Solr
7 4 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (1.39%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.69%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.35%) IIS
9 1 (0.35%) Moodle
9 1 (0.35%) PrestaShop
9 1 (0.35%) SilverStripe
9 1 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (1.04%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.35%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.39%) Shopify
2 1 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.35%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.35%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 29 (10.07%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.74%) Google Analytics
3 4 (1.39%) AdWords
4 1 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.35%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (0.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (0.35%) GitHub
4 1 (0.35%) Google Tag Manager
4 1 (0.35%) PaaS
4 1 (0.35%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.17%) HTTP
2 9 (3.13%) Firewall
3 7 (2.43%) Network Security
4 1 (0.35%) Internet
4 1 (0.35%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (31.60%) MySQL
2 27 (9.38%) NoSQL
3 21 (7.29%) DB2
4 15 (5.21%) MongoDB
5 14 (4.86%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (4.86%) Relational Database
6 8 (2.78%) DbVisualizer
7 3 (1.04%) SQL Server
8 2 (0.69%) MariaDB
8 2 (0.69%) Redis
9 1 (0.35%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.35%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 57 (19.79%) Git (software)
2 21 (7.29%) JIRA
3 19 (6.60%) Subversion
4 11 (3.82%) Selenium
5 10 (3.47%) Ant
6 9 (3.13%) WebDriver
7 8 (2.78%) Cucumber
8 7 (2.43%) Appium
9 4 (1.39%) SoapUI
10 3 (1.04%) Grunt
10 3 (1.04%) PHPUnit
11 2 (0.69%) gulp
11 2 (0.69%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.69%) PhpStorm
11 2 (0.69%) Protractor
12 1 (0.35%) Mercurial
12 1 (0.35%) Vagrant
General
1 59 (20.49%) Retail
2 20 (6.94%) Marketing
3 18 (6.25%) Publishing
4 5 (1.74%) Advertising
5 4 (1.39%) Games
6 2 (0.69%) Automotive
6 2 (0.69%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.35%) Back Office
7 1 (0.35%) Banking
7 1 (0.35%) Brand Awareness
7 1 (0.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 211 (73.26%) Developer
2 174 (60.42%) Magento Developer
3 73 (25.35%) PHP Developer
4 57 (19.79%) PHP Magento Developer
5 32 (11.11%) E-Commerce Developer
5 32 (11.11%) HTML Developer
6 30 (10.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 27 (9.38%) JavaScript Developer
8 26 (9.03%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
9 24 (8.33%) HTML CSS Developer
10 20 (6.94%) Node.js Developer
11 19 (6.60%) Analyst
11 19 (6.60%) AWS Developer
12 18 (6.25%) Agile Developer
13 15 (5.21%) Architect
13 15 (5.21%) Web Developer
14 13 (4.51%) Senior Developer
15 12 (4.17%) E-Commerce Analyst
15 12 (4.17%) Senior Magento Developer
16 11 (3.82%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (59.38%) HTML
2 157 (54.51%) CSS
3 59 (20.49%) CSS3
4 49 (17.01%) HTML5
5 47 (16.32%) Web Services
6 33 (11.46%) Node.js
7 32 (11.11%) AngularJS
8 30 (10.42%) Sass
8 30 (10.42%) XML
9 29 (10.07%) jQuery
10 24 (8.33%) LAMP
11 21 (7.29%) JSON
12 17 (5.90%) XHTML
12 17 (5.90%) XSL
13 15 (5.21%) React
14 9 (3.13%) J2EE
15 8 (2.78%) Gherkin
16 7 (2.43%) LESS
16 7 (2.43%) RESTful
16 7 (2.43%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.17%) Digital Media
3 8 (2.78%) User Experience
4 4 (1.39%) NHS
5 3 (1.04%) N-Tier
6 2 (0.69%) W3C
7 1 (0.35%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.35%) iPad
7 1 (0.35%) Life Science
7 1 (0.35%) New Media
7 1 (0.35%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.35%) Psychology
7 1 (0.35%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.35%) Social Media
7 1 (0.35%) Social Network
7 1 (0.35%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 33 (11.46%) Linux
2 21 (7.29%) Unix
3 10 (3.47%) AIX
3 10 (3.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (61.81%) E-Commerce
2 68 (23.61%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (17.01%) Web Development
4 36 (12.50%) OO
5 34 (11.81%) Front End Development
6 32 (11.11%) Open Source
6 32 (11.11%) Scrum
7 30 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
8 28 (9.72%) OO PHP
9 27 (9.38%) MVC
10 23 (7.99%) TDD
11 19 (6.60%) Automation Testing
11 19 (6.60%) Kanban
11 19 (6.60%) Pair Programming
12 18 (6.25%) API Development
13 12 (4.17%) BDD
13 12 (4.17%) CRM
13 12 (4.17%) Test Scripting
14 11 (3.82%) OOP
14 11 (3.82%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 190 (65.97%) PHP
2 146 (50.69%) JavaScript
3 39 (13.54%) SQL
4 34 (11.81%) Java
5 21 (7.29%) Ruby
6 14 (4.86%) Python
7 8 (2.78%) C#
8 2 (0.69%) PHP 5
9 1 (0.35%) C
9 1 (0.35%) C++
9 1 (0.35%) PHP 4
9 1 (0.35%) Scala
9 1 (0.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (2.08%) Degree
2 4 (1.39%) ISEB
2 4 (1.39%) ISTQB
2 4 (1.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.51%) QA
2 1 (0.35%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (1.74%) Varnish
2 1 (0.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (3.82%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (3.47%) Ansible
2 10 (3.47%) Puppet
3 1 (0.35%) Plesk
Vendors
1 34 (11.81%) hybris
1 34 (11.81%) Zend
2 21 (7.29%) IBM
3 17 (5.90%) Oracle
4 10 (3.47%) ATG
4 10 (3.47%) Demandware
5 9 (3.13%) Google
6 4 (1.39%) Sitecore
7 3 (1.04%) Adobe
7 3 (1.04%) DoubleClick
8 2 (0.69%) Epicor
8 2 (0.69%) Microsoft
8 2 (0.69%) Sage
9 1 (0.35%) HubSpot
9 1 (0.35%) PayPal
9 1 (0.35%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.35%) SAP
9 1 (0.35%) WorldPay
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