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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Magento
Rank 444 488 429
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -59
Contract jobs citing Magento 178 124 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.23% 0.29%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.88% 2.44% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 74 110
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.85% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 - -

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
4587 5087 4627
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.07% 9.31% 9.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2586 2607 2361
Average daily rate £450 £445 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.05% +4.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 71 75
Average hourly rate £22.50 £31.16 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.79% +55.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £16.05 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.22 £47.25 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-19.64% +40.00%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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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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 +31 176 £350 - 118
London 0 70 £375 +7.14% 22
South East +36 54 £400 +23.07% 12
Oxfordshire +7 32 £412 +26.76%
Oxford - 16 £413 -
Hampshire +6 14 £350 +75.00%
Yorkshire -20 14 £275 -21.42% 24
City of London -9 13 £288 +4.54% 3
West Midlands +3 10 £238 -36.66% 13
Leeds -16 10 £250 -50.00% 12
West Yorkshire -19 10 £250 -28.57% 16
North West -25 9 £274 +21.66% 21
South West -3 8 £350 -22.22% 10
East Midlands - 6 £238 - 13
Warwickshire - 6 £200 - 2
Southampton - 6 £363 -
Berkshire +9 5 £250 -28.57%
East of England -1 5 £188 -27.88% 2
Dorset - 5 £350 - 4
Birmingham +1 4 £350 -6.66% 5
Manchester -5 4 £294 -26.56% 6
Hertfordshire -6 3 £150 -41.17% 2
Twickenham - 3 £375 -
Leicestershire - 2 £231 - 3
North Yorkshire - 2 £285 - 5
Buckinghamshire - 2 £300 - 1
Milton Keynes - 2 £300 - 1
St Albans - 2 £150 -
Leicester - 2 £231 -
Gloucestershire - 2 - -

Magento
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 200 (67.11%) PHP
2 158 (53.02%) HTML
3 152 (51.01%) E-Commerce
4 143 (47.99%) CSS
5 140 (46.98%) JavaScript
6 96 (32.21%) MySQL
7 73 (24.50%) Agile Software Development
8 55 (18.46%) Retail
9 54 (18.12%) HTML5
10 45 (15.10%) WordPress
11 44 (14.77%) Git (software)
12 43 (14.43%) CSS3
13 39 (13.09%) jQuery
14 35 (11.74%) TDD
14 35 (11.74%) OO
15 34 (11.41%) hybris
16 32 (10.74%) Scrum
17 31 (10.40%) Web Development
18 30 (10.07%) XML
19 28 (9.40%) MVC
19 28 (9.40%) Continuous Integration
20 27 (9.06%) ATG
20 27 (9.06%) LAMP
21 26 (8.72%) Symfony
22 25 (8.39%) PHP5
23 24 (8.05%) CMS
23 24 (8.05%) Web Services
23 24 (8.05%) Linux
24 23 (7.72%) Drupal
24 23 (7.72%) Zend

Magento
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 45 (15.10%) WordPress
2 24 (8.05%) CMS
3 23 (7.72%) Drupal
4 17 (5.70%) Apache
5 14 (4.70%) Node.js
6 12 (4.03%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.01%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.67%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.67%) Moodle
8 2 (0.67%) Confluence
8 2 (0.67%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.34%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.34%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.34%) DNN
9 1 (0.34%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.34%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.34%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 14 (4.70%) Photoshop
2 5 (1.68%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.34%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (1.34%) osCommerce
1 4 (1.34%) Shopify
2 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.36%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.34%) Amazon SQS
2 4 (1.34%) Amazon CloudSearch
3 2 (0.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 2 (0.67%) GitHub
3 2 (0.67%) SaaS
4 1 (0.34%) PaaS
4 1 (0.34%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.02%) Internet
2 4 (1.34%) HTTP
2 4 (1.34%) SSH
3 3 (1.01%) PuTTY
4 1 (0.34%) Intranet
4 1 (0.34%) Extranet
4 1 (0.34%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (32.21%) MySQL
2 8 (2.68%) Relational Database
3 6 (2.01%) Redis
3 6 (2.01%) NoSQL
4 5 (1.68%) DbVisualizer
4 5 (1.68%) DB2
5 3 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.01%) SQL Server
5 3 (1.01%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.67%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (0.67%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 44 (14.77%) Git (software)
2 23 (7.72%) Subversion
3 19 (6.38%) PHPUnit
4 13 (4.36%) Selenium
5 12 (4.03%) Jenkins
6 8 (2.68%) Cucumber
7 6 (2.01%) WebDriver
7 6 (2.01%) JIRA
8 5 (1.68%) Dreamweaver
8 5 (1.68%) gulp
8 5 (1.68%) Grunt
9 3 (1.01%) JUnit
10 2 (0.67%) Toad
10 2 (0.67%) PowerDesigner
10 2 (0.67%) ERwin
10 2 (0.67%) NetBeans
10 2 (0.67%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (0.67%) Mockito
10 2 (0.67%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.34%) Behat
General
1 55 (18.46%) Retail
2 15 (5.03%) Marketing
3 5 (1.68%) Publishing
4 3 (1.01%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.67%) Finance
6 1 (0.34%) Legal
6 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.34%) Advertising
6 1 (0.34%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 234 (78.52%) Developer
2 161 (54.03%) Magento Developer
3 55 (18.46%) PHP Developer
4 39 (13.09%) Front-End Developer
5 27 (9.06%) Web Developer
6 19 (6.38%) Analyst
7 18 (6.04%) PHP Magento Developer
8 12 (4.03%) Test Analyst
9 9 (3.02%) Agile Test Analyst
10 8 (2.68%) Front-End Web Developer
10 8 (2.68%) E-Commerce Manager
11 7 (2.35%) Senior Developer
11 7 (2.35%) Web Designer
11 7 (2.35%) Project Manager
11 7 (2.35%) Business Analyst
11 7 (2.35%) Tester
11 7 (2.35%) Designer
11 7 (2.35%) UI Developer
11 7 (2.35%) QA Leader
11 7 (2.35%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (53.02%) HTML
2 143 (47.99%) CSS
3 54 (18.12%) HTML5
4 43 (14.43%) CSS3
5 39 (13.09%) jQuery
6 30 (10.07%) XML
7 27 (9.06%) LAMP
8 26 (8.72%) Symfony
9 24 (8.05%) Web Services
10 23 (7.72%) JSON
11 17 (5.70%) Sass
12 16 (5.37%) AngularJS
13 15 (5.03%) RESTful
14 14 (4.70%) SOAP
15 11 (3.69%) .NET
15 11 (3.69%) REST
16 10 (3.36%) Laravel
17 8 (2.68%) LESS
18 7 (2.35%) KnockoutJS
18 7 (2.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 16 (5.37%) User Experience
2 10 (3.36%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.02%) Blog
4 3 (1.01%) Social Media
5 2 (0.67%) iPad
5 2 (0.67%) Mobile App
5 2 (0.67%) Replication
5 2 (0.67%) Clustering
5 2 (0.67%) EPoS
5 2 (0.67%) Animation
6 1 (0.34%) Informatics
6 1 (0.34%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.34%) DTV
6 1 (0.34%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (0.34%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.34%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.34%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.34%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 24 (8.05%) Linux
2 6 (2.01%) CentOS
3 5 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (1.68%) UNIX
4 3 (1.01%) Android
5 2 (0.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (51.01%) E-Commerce
2 73 (24.50%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (11.74%) TDD
3 35 (11.74%) OO
4 32 (10.74%) Scrum
5 31 (10.40%) Web Development
6 28 (9.40%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (9.40%) MVC
7 20 (6.71%) OOP
8 19 (6.38%) Automated Testing
8 19 (6.38%) BDD
9 17 (5.70%) Responsive Web Design
10 16 (5.37%) OO PHP
11 15 (5.03%) Open Source
12 13 (4.36%) User Acceptance Testing
13 12 (4.03%) Web Design
14 10 (3.36%) Unit Testing
14 10 (3.36%) Change Control
14 10 (3.36%) Test Scripting
14 10 (3.36%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 200 (67.11%) PHP
2 140 (46.98%) JavaScript
3 25 (8.39%) PHP5
4 21 (7.05%) SQL
5 7 (2.35%) C#
6 6 (2.01%) Java
7 5 (1.68%) Python
8 3 (1.01%) Ruby
9 1 (0.34%) Groovy
9 1 (0.34%) Scala
9 1 (0.34%) Clojure
9 1 (0.34%) CoffeeScript
9 1 (0.34%) Go
9 1 (0.34%) Jython
9 1 (0.34%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (2.01%) Degree
2 3 (1.01%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.34%) ISEB
3 1 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.38%) QA
2 1 (0.34%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.34%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (0.67%) Docker
2 1 (0.34%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (0.67%) TeamSite
2 1 (0.34%) Puppet
2 1 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.34%) Ansible
Vendors
1 34 (11.41%) hybris
2 27 (9.06%) ATG
3 23 (7.72%) Zend
4 15 (5.03%) Demandware
5 9 (3.02%) SAP
6 7 (2.35%) Adobe
7 6 (2.01%) WSO2
8 5 (1.68%) Oracle
9 4 (1.34%) Sitecore
10 3 (1.01%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.01%) Siebel
10 3 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.67%) Facebook
11 2 (0.67%) IBM
11 2 (0.67%) Microsoft
11 2 (0.67%) Venda
11 2 (0.67%) Sybase
12 1 (0.34%) ION Trading
12 1 (0.34%) Endeca
12 1 (0.34%) Apple
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Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
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Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
South East
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Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cornwall
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Rate: £200 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cornwall
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £300 - £301 per day
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Isle of Wight
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £200 - £325 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Ryde, Isle of Wight
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: From £275 to £325 per day
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
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Rate: £0.00 per annum
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