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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Magento
UK
Rank 506 482 504
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +22
Contract jobs citing Magento 89 136 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.27% 0.22%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.32% 3.32% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 90 65
Median daily rate £350 £380 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +12.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £411 £325
% change year-on-year
-14.79% +26.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £28.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £28.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
- +115.38%

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
3841 4102 4860
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.58% 8.22% 9.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2406 2356 2775
Median daily rate £450 £438 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £301 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 71 33
Median hourly rate £23.00 £42.50 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.88% +132.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £5.00 £17.99 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £69.07 £67.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £42.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-27.05% +142.85%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 -32 88 £350 -7.89% 84
London +9 44 £350 +8.52% 20
South East -17 12 £440 -12.00% 9
City of London +2 11 £425 +32.81% 4
North West +15 9 £356 +13.09% 14
Oxfordshire -28 8 £440 -12.00% 4
South West +13 7 £325 +14.03% 1
Oxford -18 7 £440 -12.00% 1
East Midlands +10 5 £325 - 7
Manchester +9 5 £331 +5.15% 6
East of England -5 4 £350 +30.23% 2
West Yorkshire +9 3 £318 +5.83% 9
Yorkshire +7 3 £318 +5.83% 16
Dorset +3 3 £325 - 1
Leeds -5 3 £318 +5.83% 9
Watford -6 3 £350 -22.22%
Hertfordshire -9 3 £350 +115.38% 1
Northamptonshire -12 3 £300 -
Cheshire - 3 £400 - 2
West Midlands - 3 £288 - 13
Somerset +8 2 £475 +61.70%
Bristol +7 2 £253 -11.40%
Bournemouth - 2 £325 -
Crewe - 2 £400 -
Kent -3 1 £250 -
Coventry - 1 - - 1
Staffordshire - 1 £275 - 2
Birmingham - 1 £300 - 4
Midlands - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £300 -

Magento
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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.

1 160 (65.84%) PHP
2 151 (62.14%) E-Commerce
3 144 (59.26%) HTML
4 137 (56.38%) CSS
5 121 (49.79%) JavaScript
6 67 (27.57%) MySQL
7 53 (21.81%) Git (software)
8 46 (18.93%) Agile Software Development
9 43 (17.70%) MVC
10 41 (16.87%) CSS3
11 40 (16.46%) OO
12 36 (14.81%) Zend
13 34 (13.99%) HTML5
14 33 (13.58%) Web Services
15 31 (12.76%) Retail
15 31 (12.76%) Web Development
15 31 (12.76%) OO PHP
16 29 (11.93%) jQuery
16 29 (11.93%) Linux
17 28 (11.52%) WordPress
17 28 (11.52%) hybris
17 28 (11.52%) Front End Development
18 27 (11.11%) Scrum
19 26 (10.70%) Open Source
20 25 (10.29%) Java
21 23 (9.47%) Drupal
22 22 (9.05%) Sass
23 21 (8.64%) Node.js
23 21 (8.64%) JSON
24 20 (8.23%) SQL

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 28 (11.52%) WordPress
2 23 (9.47%) Drupal
3 15 (6.17%) Apache
3 15 (6.17%) CMS
4 11 (4.53%) WebSphere
5 10 (4.12%) Umbraco
6 9 (3.70%) Tomcat
7 6 (2.47%) Apache Solr
7 6 (2.47%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.82%) Joomla!
8 2 (0.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.41%) concrete5
9 1 (0.41%) IIS
9 1 (0.41%) Moodle
9 1 (0.41%) PrestaShop
9 1 (0.41%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.41%) SilverStripe
9 1 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (0.82%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.41%) MS Office
2 1 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.23%) OpenCart
2 2 (0.82%) Shopify
3 1 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.41%) Fredhopper
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.41%) osCommerce
3 1 (0.41%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.76%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.88%) Google Analytics
3 6 (2.47%) GitHub
4 5 (2.06%) AdWords
5 2 (0.82%) PaaS
6 1 (0.41%) Google Tag Manager
6 1 (0.41%) IaaS
6 1 (0.41%) MailChimp
6 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.94%) HTTP
2 9 (3.70%) Firewall
3 4 (1.65%) Network Security
4 2 (0.82%) AMQP
4 2 (0.82%) SSH
5 1 (0.41%) LDAP
5 1 (0.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (27.57%) MySQL
2 15 (6.17%) DB2
2 15 (6.17%) NoSQL
2 15 (6.17%) Relational Database
3 11 (4.53%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (2.47%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.06%) DbVisualizer
6 3 (1.23%) SQL Server
7 2 (0.82%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.41%) Informix
8 1 (0.41%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 53 (21.81%) Git (software)
2 12 (4.94%) Subversion
3 9 (3.70%) Ant
3 9 (3.70%) JIRA
4 7 (2.88%) gulp
5 6 (2.47%) SoapUI
6 5 (2.06%) Appium
6 5 (2.06%) Cucumber
6 5 (2.06%) Selenium
6 5 (2.06%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.82%) Grunt
7 2 (0.82%) Mercurial
7 2 (0.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.41%) PhpStorm
8 1 (0.41%) Vagrant
General
1 31 (12.76%) Retail
2 18 (7.41%) Marketing
3 11 (4.53%) Publishing
4 2 (0.82%) Advertising
4 2 (0.82%) Automotive
4 2 (0.82%) Finance
4 2 (0.82%) Games
5 1 (0.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 183 (75.31%) Developer
2 148 (60.91%) Magento Developer
3 62 (25.51%) PHP Developer
4 46 (18.93%) PHP Magento Developer
5 25 (10.29%) JavaScript Developer
6 19 (7.82%) Architect
6 19 (7.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 18 (7.41%) E-Commerce Developer
7 18 (7.41%) HTML Developer
8 16 (6.58%) HTML CSS Developer
9 14 (5.76%) AWS Developer
9 14 (5.76%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
10 12 (4.94%) Node.js Developer
11 10 (4.12%) Agile Developer
12 9 (3.70%) Analyst
13 8 (3.29%) Business Analyst
13 8 (3.29%) Infrastructure Architect
13 8 (3.29%) Senior Developer
13 8 (3.29%) Unix Architect
14 7 (2.88%) E-Commerce Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (59.26%) HTML
2 137 (56.38%) CSS
3 41 (16.87%) CSS3
4 34 (13.99%) HTML5
5 33 (13.58%) Web Services
6 29 (11.93%) jQuery
7 22 (9.05%) Sass
8 21 (8.64%) JSON
8 21 (8.64%) Node.js
9 20 (8.23%) LAMP
10 19 (7.82%) AngularJS
11 18 (7.41%) XHTML
12 17 (7.00%) XSL
13 12 (4.94%) XML
14 8 (3.29%) LESS
14 8 (3.29%) React
15 7 (2.88%) Laravel
15 7 (2.88%) Symfony
15 7 (2.88%) Zend Framework
16 6 (2.47%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.53%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.12%) NHS
3 9 (3.70%) User Experience
4 6 (2.47%) Digital Media
5 3 (1.23%) iPad
5 3 (1.23%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.41%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.41%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.41%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.41%) Psychology
6 1 (0.41%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.41%) Social Media
6 1 (0.41%) Social Network
6 1 (0.41%) Tandem
6 1 (0.41%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 29 (11.93%) Linux
2 16 (6.58%) Unix
3 9 (3.70%) AIX
3 9 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.82%) Windows
5 1 (0.41%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (62.14%) E-Commerce
2 46 (18.93%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (17.70%) MVC
4 40 (16.46%) OO
5 31 (12.76%) OO PHP
5 31 (12.76%) Web Development
6 28 (11.52%) Front End Development
7 27 (11.11%) Scrum
8 26 (10.70%) Open Source
9 17 (7.00%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (6.58%) Kanban
11 14 (5.76%) TDD
12 13 (5.35%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (5.35%) Mentoring
12 13 (5.35%) Pair Programming
13 12 (4.94%) OOP
14 11 (4.53%) Automation Testing
15 10 (4.12%) API Development
15 10 (4.12%) Continuous Delivery
16 9 (3.70%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 160 (65.84%) PHP
2 121 (49.79%) JavaScript
3 25 (10.29%) Java
4 20 (8.23%) SQL
5 12 (4.94%) Ruby
6 11 (4.53%) Python
7 1 (0.41%) C
7 1 (0.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (0.82%) Degree
2 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.53%) QA
System Software
1 6 (2.47%) Varnish
2 1 (0.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (3.70%) Ansible
1 9 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (3.70%) Puppet
2 1 (0.41%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.41%) Plesk
Vendors
1 36 (14.81%) Zend
2 28 (11.52%) hybris
3 14 (5.76%) IBM
4 13 (5.35%) Oracle
5 10 (4.12%) ATG
6 8 (3.29%) Google
7 6 (2.47%) Gigya
8 5 (2.06%) Demandware
9 3 (1.23%) DoubleClick
9 3 (1.23%) Microsoft
9 3 (1.23%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.41%) Adobe
10 1 (0.41%) BEA
10 1 (0.41%) Sage
10 1 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.41%) Sybase
10 1 (0.41%) VeriFone
10 1 (0.41%) WorldPay
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