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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Magento
Rank 431 507 436
Rank change year-on-year
+76 -71
Contract jobs citing Magento 199 110 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.20% 0.29%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.32% 2.16% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 62 117
Average daily rate
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£350 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £250 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-5.30% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average 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
4605 5081 4695
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.86% 9.14% 8.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 2580 2651 2472
Average daily rate £450 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 68 86
Average hourly rate £23.00 £30.82 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.37% +76.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.40 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.64 £31.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-31.30% +80.00%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +71 198 £350 +3.70% 107
London +28 71 £375 +7.14% 30
South East +27 51 £400 - 10
Oxfordshire - 23 £413 - 3
North West -16 21 £300 +26.31% 23
Yorkshire -16 19 £275 -12.00% 13
Oxford - 19 £420 - 2
West Yorkshire -7 17 £275 -12.00% 9
Leeds -11 17 £275 -15.38% 8
Hampshire - 15 £338 - 1
South West 0 14 £293 -35.00% 9
Manchester -9 14 £301 +26.52% 8
West Midlands +5 9 £238 -36.66% 6
East of England +4 9 £205 -21.15% 7
City of London +2 9 £288 +6.48% 3
Hertfordshire +3 8 £150 -42.30% 5
Southampton - 7 £350 -
Berkshire +1 6 £250 -
East Midlands -7 6 £231 -11.90% 9
Watford -1 5 - -
Dorset - 5 £350 - 4
Birmingham +8 4 £319 -15.00% 4
Warwickshire - 4 £200 - 1
Cornwall - 4 £200 - 1
Leicester +6 3 £225 -9.09% 1
Leicestershire 0 3 £225 -9.09% 1
St Albans - 3 £150 - 1
Twickenham - 3 £375 -
Milton Keynes - 3 £300 - 2
Buckinghamshire - 3 £300 - 2

Magento
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 223 (67.37%) PHP
2 183 (55.29%) HTML
3 178 (53.78%) E-Commerce
4 164 (49.55%) CSS
5 160 (48.34%) JavaScript
6 101 (30.51%) MySQL
7 85 (25.68%) Agile Software Development
8 59 (17.82%) Retail
8 59 (17.82%) HTML5
9 50 (15.11%) Git (software)
10 47 (14.20%) CSS3
11 45 (13.60%) WordPress
12 43 (12.99%) hybris
12 43 (12.99%) TDD
13 41 (12.39%) jQuery
14 37 (11.18%) OO
15 33 (9.97%) Scrum
15 33 (9.97%) Web Development
16 32 (9.67%) XML
17 30 (9.06%) ATG
17 30 (9.06%) LAMP
17 30 (9.06%) Subversion
18 28 (8.46%) Linux
19 27 (8.16%) CMS
19 27 (8.16%) MVC
19 27 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
19 27 (8.16%) Zend
19 27 (8.16%) Drupal
20 26 (7.85%) Sass
21 25 (7.55%) AngularJS

Magento
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (13.60%) WordPress
2 27 (8.16%) Drupal
2 27 (8.16%) CMS
3 19 (5.74%) Apache
4 17 (5.14%) Node.js
5 15 (4.53%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.21%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.21%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (0.91%) Confluence
7 3 (0.91%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.60%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.60%) Moodle
9 1 (0.30%) ExpressionEngine
9 1 (0.30%) SilverStripe
9 1 (0.30%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.30%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.30%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.30%) Commerce Server
9 1 (0.30%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.30%) DNN
Applications
1 15 (4.53%) Photoshop
2 6 (1.81%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.21%) osCommerce
1 4 (1.21%) Shopify
2 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.21%) Amazon SQS
2 4 (1.21%) Amazon CloudSearch
3 2 (0.60%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 2 (0.60%) GitHub
3 2 (0.60%) IaaS
3 2 (0.60%) SaaS
3 2 (0.60%) PaaS
4 1 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.30%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.42%) Internet
2 5 (1.51%) HTTP
2 5 (1.51%) SSH
3 3 (0.91%) PuTTY
4 2 (0.60%) Firewall
5 1 (0.30%) Skype
5 1 (0.30%) Intranet
5 1 (0.30%) Extranet
5 1 (0.30%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (30.51%) MySQL
2 10 (3.02%) DB2
3 9 (2.72%) Relational Database
4 7 (2.11%) DbVisualizer
5 6 (1.81%) Redis
5 6 (1.81%) NoSQL
6 5 (1.51%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (0.91%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.60%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.30%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.30%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 50 (15.11%) Git (software)
2 30 (9.06%) Subversion
3 25 (7.55%) PHPUnit
4 13 (3.93%) Selenium
4 13 (3.93%) Jenkins
5 8 (2.42%) WebDriver
6 7 (2.11%) JIRA
6 7 (2.11%) Grunt
7 6 (1.81%) Cucumber
8 5 (1.51%) Dreamweaver
8 5 (1.51%) gulp
9 4 (1.21%) Ant
10 2 (0.60%) JUnit
10 2 (0.60%) Toad
10 2 (0.60%) PowerDesigner
10 2 (0.60%) ERwin
10 2 (0.60%) NetBeans
10 2 (0.60%) SoapUI
10 2 (0.60%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (0.30%) Spock
General
1 59 (17.82%) Retail
2 16 (4.83%) Marketing
3 9 (2.72%) Publishing
4 3 (0.91%) Telecoms
4 3 (0.91%) Finance
5 2 (0.60%) Advertising
6 1 (0.30%) Electronics
6 1 (0.30%) Legal
6 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 258 (77.95%) Developer
2 176 (53.17%) Magento Developer
3 58 (17.52%) PHP Developer
4 46 (13.90%) Front-End Developer
5 33 (9.97%) Web Developer
6 24 (7.25%) PHP Magento Developer
7 22 (6.65%) Analyst
8 12 (3.63%) Business Analyst
9 11 (3.32%) Designer
10 10 (3.02%) Test Analyst
11 9 (2.72%) Senior Developer
11 9 (2.72%) Tester
11 9 (2.72%) Architect
11 9 (2.72%) Project Manager
11 9 (2.72%) Front-End Web Developer
11 9 (2.72%) Automation Tester
12 8 (2.42%) Agile Test Analyst
12 8 (2.42%) Drupal Developer
13 7 (2.11%) Agile Business Analyst
13 7 (2.11%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (55.29%) HTML
2 164 (49.55%) CSS
3 59 (17.82%) HTML5
4 47 (14.20%) CSS3
5 41 (12.39%) jQuery
6 32 (9.67%) XML
7 30 (9.06%) LAMP
8 26 (7.85%) Sass
9 25 (7.55%) AngularJS
10 24 (7.25%) Symfony
11 22 (6.65%) JSON
11 22 (6.65%) Web Services
12 15 (4.53%) RESTful
13 12 (3.63%) SOAP
14 11 (3.32%) XHTML
14 11 (3.32%) LESS
15 10 (3.02%) .NET
15 10 (3.02%) REST
16 9 (2.72%) Laravel
16 9 (2.72%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.14%) User Experience
2 13 (3.93%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (2.72%) Blog
4 3 (0.91%) Social Media
4 3 (0.91%) iPad
5 2 (0.60%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.60%) Mobile App
5 2 (0.60%) FMCG
5 2 (0.60%) EPoS
5 2 (0.60%) W3C
5 2 (0.60%) Replication
5 2 (0.60%) Clustering
5 2 (0.60%) Animation
6 1 (0.30%) Informatics
6 1 (0.30%) DTV
6 1 (0.30%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.30%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 28 (8.46%) Linux
2 10 (3.02%) UNIX
3 7 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (1.81%) CentOS
5 3 (0.91%) AIX
5 3 (0.91%) Android
6 2 (0.60%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.30%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (53.78%) E-Commerce
2 85 (25.68%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (12.99%) TDD
4 37 (11.18%) OO
5 33 (9.97%) Scrum
5 33 (9.97%) Web Development
6 27 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (8.16%) MVC
7 22 (6.65%) OOP
8 19 (5.74%) Automated Testing
8 19 (5.74%) Open Source
8 19 (5.74%) BDD
8 19 (5.74%) Responsive Web Design
9 15 (4.53%) OO PHP
10 14 (4.23%) Web Design
11 12 (3.63%) SDLC
11 12 (3.63%) API Development
12 11 (3.32%) Test Scripting
12 11 (3.32%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (3.02%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 223 (67.37%) PHP
2 160 (48.34%) JavaScript
3 23 (6.95%) SQL
4 22 (6.65%) PHP5
5 10 (3.02%) Java
6 9 (2.72%) Python
7 8 (2.42%) C#
8 7 (2.11%) Ruby
9 2 (0.60%) Scala
9 2 (0.60%) Perl
9 2 (0.60%) Jython
10 1 (0.30%) Clojure
10 1 (0.30%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (0.30%) Go
10 1 (0.30%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 8 (2.42%) Degree
2 3 (0.91%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.30%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.30%) ISEB
3 1 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.55%) QA
2 2 (0.60%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (0.60%) Docker
2 1 (0.30%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (1.21%) Puppet
1 4 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (1.21%) Ansible
2 2 (0.60%) TeamSite
3 1 (0.30%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 43 (12.99%) hybris
2 30 (9.06%) ATG
3 27 (8.16%) Zend
4 19 (5.74%) Demandware
5 9 (2.72%) SAP
5 9 (2.72%) Adobe
6 7 (2.11%) Oracle
7 6 (1.81%) IBM
8 4 (1.21%) Sitecore
8 4 (1.21%) WSO2
9 3 (0.91%) Google
9 3 (0.91%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.60%) Sybase
10 2 (0.60%) Siebel
10 2 (0.60%) Venda
10 2 (0.60%) Microsoft
10 2 (0.60%) Facebook
11 1 (0.30%) ION Trading
11 1 (0.30%) Apple
11 1 (0.30%) Sage
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Rate: £375 to £425 p/day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: Yesterday
London
CLIENT SERVER
Rate: £375 to £425 p/day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 18 days ago