The table below looks at the statistics for Magento skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Magento over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Magento
Rank 138 121 114
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -7
Contract jobs citing Magento 6 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.19% 0.16% 0.43%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.81% 1.59% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 5
Median daily rate £463 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.16% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £380 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £308 £300
% change year-on-year
+21.85% +2.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.50 -
Magento
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Business Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
331 251 341
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 10.32% 9.93% 13.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 127 141
Median daily rate £400 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £577 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 26
Median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -20.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £17.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+105.71% -44.44%

Magento
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Magento as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

Magento Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Magento
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Magento across the West Midlands region.

Magento Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Magento
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Magento across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Magento Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Magento
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Magento across the West Midlands region.

Magento Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Magento
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Magento within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Coventry - 4 £463 -
Birmingham -6 1 £550 - 4
Magento
England

Magento
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Magento.

1 8 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
2 3 (30.00%) PHP
2 3 (30.00%) CSS
3 2 (20.00%) User Stories
3 2 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (20.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (20.00%) Retail
3 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (20.00%) Web Development
3 2 (20.00%) Zend
3 2 (20.00%) Zend Framework
3 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) B2C
3 2 (20.00%) Epicor
3 2 (20.00%) MySQL
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) CMS
4 1 (10.00%) LAMP
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) VB
4 1 (10.00%) SOAP
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) XML
4 1 (10.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) WordPress
4 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (10.00%) Mercurial
4 1 (10.00%) Open Source

Magento
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (10.00%) CMS
1 1 (10.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (10.00%) PhpStorm
General
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Magento Developer
3 3 (30.00%) PHP Developer
3 3 (30.00%) PHP Magento Developer
4 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce Developer
4 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (10.00%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) CSS
1 3 (30.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) Zend Framework
3 1 (10.00%) CSS3
3 1 (10.00%) HTML5
3 1 (10.00%) jQuery
3 1 (10.00%) LAMP
3 1 (10.00%) SOAP
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (20.00%) B2C
2 2 (20.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 2 (20.00%) User Stories
2 2 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) Open Source
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) PHP
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) VB
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Epicor
1 2 (20.00%) Zend