The table below looks at the statistics for Magento skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Magento over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Magento
Rank 455 492 436
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -56
Contract jobs citing Magento 164 109 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.22% 0.30%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.94% 2.29% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 67 98
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+1.78% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Average hourly rate £27.50 £31.50 £156.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.69% -79.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.70 £131.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £46.30 £181.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £13.00 -
% change year-on-year
+111.53% -

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
4159 4769 4653
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.09% 9.41% 9.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2450 2730 2396
Average daily rate £438 £438 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £418
% change year-on-year
- +1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 35 56
Average hourly rate £39.14 £30.00 £28.78
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.45% +4.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.49 £13.00 £15.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.07 £61.53 £61.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £17.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+122.85% -53.70%

Magento
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Magento within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Magento within the UK over the 3 months to 5 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
England +59 163 £350 - 96
South East +29 52 £425 +21.42% 13
London -13 51 £325 -3.70% 26
Oxfordshire +21 28 £475 +72.72%
Oxford - 26 £500 -
East of England - 16 £363 - 3
East Sussex +22 14 £313 -9.09% 2
Yorkshire +3 14 £303 +12.03% 13
Hertfordshire - 13 £163 -
Brighton +24 12 £313 -9.09% 1
West Yorkshire +6 12 £300 +11.11% 7
Leeds -6 12 £300 +11.11% 6
South West +8 11 £308 +2.50% 6
Watford - 11 £450 -
Manchester -9 10 £350 +7.69% 7
North West -11 10 £350 +7.69% 12
East Midlands -2 8 £350 +12.00% 16
Somerset - 7 £316 - 1
City of London +32 5 £288 +4.54% 5
Berkshire +6 4 £250 -60.00% 2
Kent -2 4 £273 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 4 £350 - 6
Nottingham - 4 £350 - 6
Bath - 3 £263 -
Colchester - 3 £375 -
Essex - 3 £375 - 1
Cornwall +2 2 - -
Leicestershire -8 2 - - 5
Tyne and Wear - 2 £250 - 1
North East - 2 £250 - 1

Magento
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 184 (61.13%) PHP
2 183 (60.80%) E-Commerce
3 157 (52.16%) HTML
4 155 (51.50%) JavaScript
5 138 (45.85%) CSS
6 92 (30.56%) MySQL
7 58 (19.27%) Git (software)
8 57 (18.94%) Agile Software Development
9 55 (18.27%) HTML5
10 51 (16.94%) WordPress
11 45 (14.95%) Retail
12 40 (13.29%) Web Services
12 40 (13.29%) BDD
12 40 (13.29%) Node.js
13 39 (12.96%) CMS
14 38 (12.62%) Continuous Integration
15 37 (12.29%) hybris
15 37 (12.29%) Drupal
15 37 (12.29%) CSS3
16 36 (11.96%) Front End Development
17 35 (11.63%) WebDriver
18 34 (11.30%) jQuery
18 34 (11.30%) Sass
19 32 (10.63%) OO
20 30 (9.97%) Java
20 30 (9.97%) TDD
20 30 (9.97%) AngularJS
21 29 (9.63%) Amazon AWS
22 28 (9.30%) Zend
22 28 (9.30%) XML

Magento
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 51 (16.94%) WordPress
2 40 (13.29%) Node.js
3 39 (12.96%) CMS
4 37 (12.29%) Drupal
5 18 (5.98%) WebSphere
6 9 (2.99%) Apache
7 7 (2.33%) Tomcat
8 6 (1.99%) ExpressionEngine
8 6 (1.99%) Joomla!
9 5 (1.66%) nginx
10 3 (1.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (1.00%) concrete5
10 3 (1.00%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.66%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.33%) Confluence
12 1 (0.33%) PrestaShop
12 1 (0.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (3.65%) Photoshop
2 5 (1.66%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.66%) 3ds Max
4 2 (0.66%) Acrobat
4 2 (0.66%) GIMP
5 1 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.33%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 4 (1.33%) BigMachines
1 4 (1.33%) Eloqua
2 3 (1.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (1.00%) osCommerce
3 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.33%) nopCommerce
3 1 (0.33%) OpenCart
3 1 (0.33%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.33%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 29 (9.63%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (9.30%) GitHub
3 6 (1.99%) AdWords
3 6 (1.99%) Google Analytics
3 6 (1.99%) SaaS
4 4 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.33%) Sage Pay
5 3 (1.00%) MailChimp
6 2 (0.66%) IaaS
6 2 (0.66%) PaaS
7 1 (0.33%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.00%) HTTP
2 2 (0.66%) SSH
3 1 (0.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (30.56%) MySQL
2 20 (6.64%) DB2
3 11 (3.65%) Relational Database
4 7 (2.33%) DbVisualizer
4 7 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (1.99%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.66%) CouchDB
6 2 (0.66%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.66%) Redis
6 2 (0.66%) Riak
7 1 (0.33%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 58 (19.27%) Git (software)
2 35 (11.63%) WebDriver
3 28 (9.30%) Cucumber
4 25 (8.31%) Subversion
5 24 (7.97%) Selenium
6 15 (4.98%) Grunt
7 14 (4.65%) PHPUnit
8 13 (4.32%) JIRA
9 9 (2.99%) Jenkins
10 8 (2.66%) Vagrant
11 7 (2.33%) Ant
11 7 (2.33%) Appium
12 4 (1.33%) gulp
12 4 (1.33%) Maven
12 4 (1.33%) Mercurial
12 4 (1.33%) Oracle APEX
12 4 (1.33%) PhpStorm
13 3 (1.00%) Protractor
14 2 (0.66%) Eclipse
14 2 (0.66%) JIRA Agile
General
1 45 (14.95%) Retail
2 14 (4.65%) Marketing
3 12 (3.99%) Publishing
4 5 (1.66%) Games
4 5 (1.66%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.33%) Legal
6 3 (1.00%) Finance
7 2 (0.66%) Advertising
8 1 (0.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 203 (67.44%) Developer
2 130 (43.19%) Magento Developer
3 80 (26.58%) PHP Developer
4 52 (17.28%) PHP Magento Developer
5 35 (11.63%) JavaScript Developer
6 33 (10.96%) HTML Developer
7 30 (9.97%) Analyst
8 29 (9.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 29 (9.63%) Web Developer
9 24 (7.97%) Test Engineer
10 21 (6.98%) Automation Engineer
10 21 (6.98%) HTML CSS Developer
11 20 (6.64%) Test Automation Engineer
12 18 (5.98%) JavaScript Engineer
12 18 (5.98%) Test Analyst
12 18 (5.98%) Tester
13 17 (5.65%) Automation Tester
14 16 (5.32%) WordPress Developer
15 15 (4.98%) Automation Analyst
15 15 (4.98%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 157 (52.16%) HTML
2 138 (45.85%) CSS
3 55 (18.27%) HTML5
4 40 (13.29%) Web Services
5 37 (12.29%) CSS3
6 34 (11.30%) jQuery
6 34 (11.30%) Sass
7 30 (9.97%) AngularJS
8 28 (9.30%) XML
9 22 (7.31%) LESS
10 19 (6.31%) LAMP
10 19 (6.31%) RESTful
11 16 (5.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 14 (4.65%) Backbone.js
13 11 (3.65%) Laravel
14 10 (3.32%) Ajax
14 10 (3.32%) Flash
15 9 (2.99%) Behat
15 9 (2.99%) JSON
16 7 (2.33%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 14 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.32%) User Experience
3 4 (1.33%) FMCG
3 4 (1.33%) Mobile App
4 2 (0.66%) Animation
4 2 (0.66%) W3C
5 1 (0.33%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (0.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.33%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.33%) EPoS
5 1 (0.33%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.33%) iPad
5 1 (0.33%) Motion Graphics
5 1 (0.33%) NHS
5 1 (0.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 22 (7.31%) Unix
2 13 (4.32%) Linux
3 7 (2.33%) AIX
3 7 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (1.33%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.00%) Android
5 3 (1.00%) CentOS
6 2 (0.66%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.66%) Windows
7 1 (0.33%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (60.80%) E-Commerce
2 57 (18.94%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (13.29%) BDD
4 38 (12.62%) Continuous Integration
5 36 (11.96%) Front End Development
6 32 (10.63%) OO
7 30 (9.97%) TDD
8 25 (8.31%) Web Development
9 24 (7.97%) Project Management
10 19 (6.31%) Open Source
10 19 (6.31%) Test Scripting
11 18 (5.98%) Automated Testing
11 18 (5.98%) Test Automation
12 17 (5.65%) Coaching
13 16 (5.32%) OO PHP
14 13 (4.32%) Scrum
14 13 (4.32%) SEO
15 12 (3.99%) Automation Testing
15 12 (3.99%) Document Management
16 11 (3.65%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 184 (61.13%) PHP
2 155 (51.50%) JavaScript
3 30 (9.97%) Java
4 23 (7.64%) SQL
5 11 (3.65%) Python
5 11 (3.65%) Ruby
6 5 (1.66%) PHP 5
7 4 (1.33%) Apex Code
8 3 (1.00%) ActionScript
8 3 (1.00%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.00%) C#
9 2 (0.66%) Apple Swift
9 2 (0.66%) C++
9 2 (0.66%) Objective-C
9 2 (0.66%) Scala
9 2 (0.66%) VB
10 1 (0.33%) ActionScript 2.0
10 1 (0.33%) ActionScript 3.0
10 1 (0.33%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (0.33%) ES6
Qualifications
1 2 (0.66%) Degree
2 1 (0.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.64%) QA
2 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (8.31%) Docker
2 1 (0.33%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 7 (2.33%) Ansible
1 7 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (2.33%) Puppet
2 1 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 37 (12.29%) hybris
2 28 (9.30%) Zend
3 22 (7.31%) ATG
4 15 (4.98%) Demandware
4 15 (4.98%) Oracle
5 14 (4.65%) IBM
6 11 (3.65%) Google
7 6 (1.99%) Adobe
7 6 (1.99%) Siebel
8 5 (1.66%) Intershop
9 4 (1.33%) Facebook
9 4 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.33%) SAP
10 3 (1.00%) Elastic Path
10 3 (1.00%) Microsoft
10 3 (1.00%) PayPal
10 3 (1.00%) Sitecore
10 3 (1.00%) Twitter
10 3 (1.00%) WorldPay
11 1 (0.33%) Atlassian
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