The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Magento
Rank 395 447 440
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -7
Contract jobs citing Magento 198 97 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.20% 0.25%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.10% 2.25% 2.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 69 111
Average daily rate £325 £306 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.12% -5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £249 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £377 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4825 4317 5606
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.57% 9.05% 9.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2739 2206 2779
Average daily rate £425 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.40% -2.22%
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 £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 74 78
Average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £63.50 £53.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +10 194 £325 +6.12% 119
London +32 107 £350 +9.37% 38
Yorkshire -3 19 £275 +27.90% 17
South East -7 18 £325 +8.33% 13
West Midlands +1 17 £275 +52.77% 4
West Yorkshire -8 13 £275 +27.90% 14
Birmingham +2 12 £275 +52.77%
Leeds -7 12 £275 +52.77% 10
North West -24 12 £275 -12.00% 28
City of London -17 11 £325 +0.77% 7
Manchester -7 10 £275 -6.77% 11
East Midlands - 10 £300 - 7
Hampshire +6 9 £325 +6.55% 4
East of England -24 8 £425 +37.09% 6
Nottinghamshire - 6 £375 - 5
North Yorkshire - 5 £250 - 2
Nottingham - 5 £413 - 5
Berkshire -5 4 £313 -
Cambridgeshire -10 4 £425 +32.81% 1
Southampton -12 4 £325 +14.03% 1
Essex -22 4 £450 -
Leicestershire - 3 £300 - 1
Fareham - 3 £250 - 3
Liverpool +2 2 £300 - 9
Merseyside +1 2 £300 - 9
South West -21 2 £300 +20.00% 5
Harrogate - 2 - - 1
Brentwood - 2 £525 -
Leicester - 2 £300 -
Coventry - 2 £288 -

Magento
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 237 (73.60%) PHP
2 221 (68.63%) E-Commerce
3 149 (46.27%) HTML
4 147 (45.65%) CSS
5 129 (40.06%) JavaScript
6 108 (33.54%) MySQL
7 85 (26.40%) SQL
8 79 (24.53%) OO
9 70 (21.74%) jQuery
10 67 (20.81%) HTML5
11 59 (18.32%) CSS3
11 59 (18.32%) Java
12 58 (18.01%) Marketing
13 57 (17.70%) Oracle
14 56 (17.39%) .NET
15 54 (16.77%) SAP
15 54 (16.77%) CRM
15 54 (16.77%) JD Edwards
15 54 (16.77%) Apple iOS
16 51 (15.84%) Oracle CRM
17 50 (15.53%) WordPress
18 49 (15.22%) Zend
19 35 (10.87%) Adobe
20 32 (9.94%) Adobe Illustrator
21 31 (9.63%) Responsive Web Design
22 28 (8.70%) Finance
22 28 (8.70%) JSON
22 28 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
22 28 (8.70%) Git (software)
23 27 (8.39%) Web Services

Magento
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 50 (15.53%) WordPress
2 21 (6.52%) Apache
3 16 (4.97%) CMS
3 16 (4.97%) Drupal
4 6 (1.86%) WebSphere
5 5 (1.55%) Node.js
6 4 (1.24%) Joomla!
7 3 (0.93%) SugarCRM
7 3 (0.93%) Umbraco
7 3 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (0.93%) Moodle
8 2 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.62%) GlassFish
8 2 (0.62%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.62%) IIS
8 2 (0.62%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.31%) SAS
9 1 (0.31%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 32 (9.94%) Adobe Illustrator
2 17 (5.28%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.93%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.62%) MS Project
5 1 (0.31%) MS Office
5 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.31%) InDesign
5 1 (0.31%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 51 (15.84%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (0.62%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.31%) SAP APO
3 1 (0.31%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.31%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.31%) SAP MDM
3 1 (0.31%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.48%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.93%) GitHub
3 2 (0.62%) SaaS
3 2 (0.62%) Basecamp
4 1 (0.31%) IBM SmartCloud
4 1 (0.31%) MailChimp
4 1 (0.31%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.55%) SAN
2 4 (1.24%) Internet
3 2 (0.62%) VoIP
4 1 (0.31%) HTTP
4 1 (0.31%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.31%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (33.54%) MySQL
2 26 (8.07%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.31%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.31%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.31%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.31%) QlikView
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.31%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.31%) Base SAS
4 1 (0.31%) Redis
Development Applications
1 28 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 22 (6.83%) Subversion
3 5 (1.55%) JIRA
4 3 (0.93%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.93%) Behat
5 2 (0.62%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.62%) Hudson
5 2 (0.62%) Mercurial
5 2 (0.62%) QARun
5 2 (0.62%) WinRunner
6 1 (0.31%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.31%) JUnit
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.31%) Maven
6 1 (0.31%) Selenium
6 1 (0.31%) PHPUnit
General
1 58 (18.01%) Marketing
2 28 (8.70%) Finance
3 22 (6.83%) Retail
4 6 (1.86%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.62%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.62%) Advertising
5 2 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.31%) Publishing
6 1 (0.31%) Electronics
6 1 (0.31%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 225 (69.88%) Developer
2 58 (18.01%) PHP Developer
3 39 (12.11%) PHP Magento Developer
4 33 (10.25%) Web Developer
5 29 (9.01%) Project Manager
6 28 (8.70%) Front-End Developer
7 26 (8.07%) Analyst
8 18 (5.59%) Senior Developer
9 16 (4.97%) Business Analyst
10 10 (3.11%) Consultant
10 10 (3.11%) Front-End Web Developer
11 9 (2.80%) Architect
12 8 (2.48%) E-Commerce Manager
12 8 (2.48%) E-Commerce Project Manager
12 8 (2.48%) Solutions Architect
12 8 (2.48%) Drupal Developer
13 6 (1.86%) Software Engineer
14 5 (1.55%) PHP MySQL Developer
14 5 (1.55%) UI Programmer
14 5 (1.55%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (46.27%) HTML
2 147 (45.65%) CSS
3 70 (21.74%) jQuery
4 67 (20.81%) HTML5
5 59 (18.32%) CSS3
6 56 (17.39%) .NET
7 28 (8.70%) JSON
8 27 (8.39%) Web Services
9 25 (7.76%) Sass
10 20 (6.21%) SOAP
10 20 (6.21%) Zend Framework
11 19 (5.90%) LAMP
12 17 (5.28%) REST
13 16 (4.97%) XML
14 14 (4.35%) XHTML
15 13 (4.04%) Ajax
16 9 (2.80%) LESS
16 9 (2.80%) Symfony
17 7 (2.17%) XML-RPC
17 7 (2.17%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.52%) Open Source
2 8 (2.48%) Blackberry
2 8 (2.48%) FMCG
3 7 (2.17%) Replication
4 5 (1.55%) Digital Media
5 4 (1.24%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.24%) Computer Science
6 3 (0.93%) Kindle
7 2 (0.62%) Social Media
7 2 (0.62%) iSeries
8 1 (0.31%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.31%) AS400
8 1 (0.31%) PMI
8 1 (0.31%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.31%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.31%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 54 (16.77%) Apple iOS
2 15 (4.66%) Linux
3 11 (3.42%) Windows
4 4 (1.24%) UNIX
5 3 (0.93%) AIX
6 2 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.62%) HPUX
6 2 (0.62%) Solaris
7 1 (0.31%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (68.63%) E-Commerce
2 79 (24.53%) OO
3 54 (16.77%) CRM
4 31 (9.63%) Responsive Web Design
5 28 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (7.76%) Web Development
7 24 (7.45%) SEO
7 24 (7.45%) Project Management
8 22 (6.83%) MVC
9 21 (6.52%) OOP
10 19 (5.90%) Scrum
11 14 (4.35%) Migration
11 14 (4.35%) Content Management
12 11 (3.42%) UML
13 10 (3.11%) OO PHP
14 9 (2.80%) Stakeholder Management
15 8 (2.48%) Unit Testing
15 8 (2.48%) Waterfall
16 7 (2.17%) B2C
16 7 (2.17%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 237 (73.60%) PHP
2 129 (40.06%) JavaScript
3 85 (26.40%) SQL
4 59 (18.32%) Java
5 14 (4.35%) PHP5
6 5 (1.55%) Python
7 4 (1.24%) Ruby
7 4 (1.24%) Perl
8 2 (0.62%) C++
9 1 (0.31%) C
9 1 (0.31%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.31%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (1.86%) Degree
2 2 (0.62%) ISEB
3 1 (0.31%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.31%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.93%) ISO 9001
1 3 (0.93%) QA
2 1 (0.31%) SLA
2 1 (0.31%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (0.31%) GAMP
2 1 (0.31%) GxP
System Software
1 5 (1.55%) Varnish
2 3 (0.93%) VMware ESX
3 2 (0.62%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.93%) Tivoli
1 3 (0.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.31%) Plesk
2 1 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 57 (17.70%) Oracle
2 54 (16.77%) SAP
2 54 (16.77%) JD Edwards
3 49 (15.22%) Zend
4 35 (10.87%) Adobe
5 13 (4.04%) hybris
6 12 (3.73%) Demandware
6 12 (3.73%) ATG
7 8 (2.48%) Sony
8 7 (2.17%) IBM
8 7 (2.17%) Microsoft
9 4 (1.24%) HP
10 3 (0.93%) VMware
10 3 (0.93%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.62%) EPiServer
11 2 (0.62%) Twitter
11 2 (0.62%) Orchard
11 2 (0.62%) JBoss
11 2 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.62%) Sage
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