The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Magento skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Magento over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Magento
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 - 58
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Magento 8 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.30% - 0.65%
As % of the Business Applications category 10.81% - 5.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 3
Median daily rate £419 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £394 - £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 - £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year - +16.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.50 -

Magento is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 74 100 86
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 12.05% 12.29% 11.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 52 51
Median daily rate £463 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.62% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £321 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £541 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £18.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -4.28% +55.55%  

Magento
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Magento as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Magento in Birmingham

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Magento in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for Magento in Birmingham

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Magento in Birmingham over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Magento in Birmingham

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Magento in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Magento.

1 7 (87.50%) E-Commerce
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
3 5 (62.50%) HTML5
4 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) Web Development
4 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (50.00%) MVC
4 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (37.50%) Cross-Browser Development
5 3 (37.50%) Angular 2
5 3 (37.50%) Front End Development
5 3 (37.50%) OOP
5 3 (37.50%) PHP
5 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 3 (37.50%) MySQL
5 3 (37.50%) jQuery
5 3 (37.50%) Subversion
5 3 (37.50%) hybris
5 3 (37.50%) CSS3
5 3 (37.50%) Demandware
5 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
6 2 (25.00%) OO PHP
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (25.00%) .NET
6 2 (25.00%) OO
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (12.50%) XML
7 1 (12.50%) Spring
7 1 (12.50%) Retail

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (37.50%) Subversion
General
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 3 (37.50%) Magento Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Digital Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
3 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce Architect
3 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
3 2 (25.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (25.00%) PHP Magento Developer
3 2 (25.00%) PHP Web Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Web Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) HTML5
3 3 (37.50%) Angular 2
3 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
3 3 (37.50%) CSS3
3 3 (37.50%) jQuery
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) Spring
5 1 (12.50%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) E-Commerce
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) Web Development
3 3 (37.50%) Cross-Browser Development
3 3 (37.50%) Front End Development
3 3 (37.50%) OOP
4 2 (25.00%) OO
4 2 (25.00%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) PHP
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Demandware
1 3 (37.50%) hybris
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft