Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Magento skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Magento over the 6 months to 16 October 2018 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
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 86 99
Rank change year-on-year +3 +13 +14
Contract jobs citing Magento 5 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.38% 0.079% 0.25%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.00% 1.01% 4.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Cheshire median daily rate £345 £275 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.45% -21.43% -
10th Percentile £260 £263 £285
90th Percentile £413 £288 £415
North West median daily rate £375 £325 £363
% change year-on-year +15.38% -10.34% +22.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

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

All Business Application Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 100 99 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 7.60% 7.79% 5.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 84 58
Cheshire median daily rate £425 £600 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.17% +50.00% -5.88%
10th Percentile £351 £340 £314
90th Percentile £599 £675 £600
North West median daily rate £438 £463 £400
% change year-on-year -5.41% +15.63% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Cheshire median hourly rate £16.73 £14.25 £20.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.37% -30.91% -21.43%
10th Percentile £14.11 £13.63 £20.06
90th Percentile £19.35 £14.88 £21.19
North West median hourly rate £20.00 £14.25 £59.31
% change year-on-year +40.35% -75.97% +97.70%

Magento
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Magento as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Magento in Cheshire

Magento
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Magento in Cheshire

Magento
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Magento in Cheshire over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Magento in Cheshire

Magento
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Magento within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 16 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crewe - 2 £400 -
Warrington - 1 - - 2
Magento
North West

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Magento also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Magento.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (60.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (40.00%) Modular Programming
3 2 (40.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (40.00%) AMQP
3 2 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (40.00%) Web Application Development
3 2 (40.00%) Subversion
3 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 2 (40.00%) Zend
3 2 (40.00%) Zend Framework
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) Kanban
3 2 (40.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) Apache
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) OOP
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) LAMP
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) B2B

Magento
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 2 (40.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) AMQP
2 1 (20.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Subversion
2 2 (40.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Magento Developer
2 3 (60.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP Magento Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Magento Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) LAMP
2 2 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (40.00%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (60.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) B2B
2 2 (40.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (40.00%) Kanban
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Modular Programming
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) OOP
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Web Application Development
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) OOD
3 1 (20.00%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Zend