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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 57 62
Contract jobs citing Magento 0 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham - 0.44% 0.66%
As % of the Business Applications category - 5.26% 5.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £250 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -23.07%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year - +16.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -30.76%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £9.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year - -30.76%  

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 57 57 91
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 9.16% 8.33% 12.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 39 54
Median daily rate £450 £400 £421
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £588 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £22.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +71.15%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +41.81% +57.14%  

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

Magento
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

Magento
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 30 March 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Sass
1 1 (100.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Compass CSS Framework

Magento
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Magento Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Magento Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP WordPress Developer
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Compass CSS Framework
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Sass
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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