The table below looks at the statistics for Magnolia skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Magnolia over the 3 months to 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Magnolia CMS
Rank 565 564 516
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -48
Contract jobs citing Magnolia 11 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.023% 0.038%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.12% 0.13% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 14
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +24.03%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £290 £323
% change year-on-year
+20.68% -10.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9421 9008 8060
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.93% 17.62% 17.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 5779 5303 4514
Average daily rate £400 £375 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 312 308 399
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +4.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.46 £11.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.57 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -0.96%

Magnolia
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Magnolia within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Magnolia Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Magnolia
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Magnolia within the UK.

Magnolia Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Magnolia
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Magnolia within the UK over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Magnolia Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Magnolia
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Magnolia within the UK over the 3 months to 2 March 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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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 11 £450 +12.50% 5
London +11 9 £450 -10.00% 3
City of London - 1 - - 1
South East - - - - 1
Berkshire - - - - 1
Bracknell - - - - 1

Magnolia
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Magnolia 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 Magnolia.

1 17 (94.44%) Java
2 14 (77.78%) CMS
3 8 (44.44%) Spring
4 6 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 6 (33.33%) User Experience
5 5 (27.78%) J2EE
5 5 (27.78%) Content Management
5 5 (27.78%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (22.22%) Hibernate
7 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (16.67%) TDD
7 3 (16.67%) Retail
7 3 (16.67%) Finance
7 3 (16.67%) RESTful
8 2 (11.11%) Scala
8 2 (11.11%) Open Source
8 2 (11.11%) Liferay
8 2 (11.11%) Maven
8 2 (11.11%) Adobe CQ
8 2 (11.11%) Apache Sling
8 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (11.11%) JSR 170
8 2 (11.11%) MVC
8 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
8 2 (11.11%) Ant
8 2 (11.11%) JSP
8 2 (11.11%) Servlets
8 2 (11.11%) Web Services
8 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
8 2 (11.11%) Marketing

Magnolia
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Magnolia 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 Magnolia. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (77.78%) CMS
2 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.11%) Liferay
2 2 (11.11%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (5.56%) JBoss
3 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Portal
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Ant
1 2 (11.11%) Maven
2 1 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
2 1 (5.56%) Hudson
2 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
1 3 (16.67%) Retail
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Italian Language
3 1 (5.56%) Portuguese Language
3 1 (5.56%) Spanish Language
3 1 (5.56%) Advertising
3 1 (5.56%) Games
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Developer
2 16 (88.89%) Java Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (5.56%) CMS Developer
4 1 (5.56%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) Spring
2 5 (27.78%) J2EE
3 4 (22.22%) Hibernate
4 3 (16.67%) RESTful
5 2 (11.11%) JSP
5 2 (11.11%) Servlets
5 2 (11.11%) Web Services
5 2 (11.11%) JSR 170
5 2 (11.11%) OSGi
5 2 (11.11%) Apache Sling
6 1 (5.56%) Apache Felix
6 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (5.56%) REST
6 1 (5.56%) Backbone.js
6 1 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (5.56%) Spring MVC
6 1 (5.56%) Apache CXF
6 1 (5.56%) Java EE
6 1 (5.56%) JMX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) User Experience
2 2 (11.11%) Open Source
3 1 (5.56%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 5 (27.78%) Content Management
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) TDD
4 2 (11.11%) MVC
4 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (11.11%) BDD
5 1 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (5.56%) Kanban
5 1 (5.56%) OO
5 1 (5.56%) Scrum
5 1 (5.56%) OOD
5 1 (5.56%) Code Coverage
5 1 (5.56%) Pair Programming
5 1 (5.56%) Web Development
5 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) Java
2 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.11%) Scala
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle
1 1 (5.56%) IBM
1 1 (5.56%) Adobe
1 1 (5.56%) FatWire
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