The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 22 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Magento
UK / England
Rank 491 463 483
Rank change year-on-year -28 +20  
Contract jobs citing Magento 79 156 104
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.19% 0.32% 0.22%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.25% 4.03% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 99 59
Median daily rate £325 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £94.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -90.42%  
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 England with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 3506 3869 4156
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 8.55% 7.95% 8.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2148 2368 2416
Median daily rate £450 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% -2.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 44 38
Median hourly rate £37.00 £27.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.54% -8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.95 £9.90 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 £69.07 £60.84
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +41.81% +52.77%  

Magento
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

Magento
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Magento in England

Magento
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Magento in England over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Magento in England

Magento
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Magento in England

Magento
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Magento within the England region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. 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 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
London -22 29 £344 +5.76% 23
North West +43 20 £325 - 33
East Midlands -7 10 £350 - 9
South East -7 6 £413 -2.94% 6
East of England -15 4 £300 -17.24% 2
South West -6 3 £250 -41.17% 5
West Midlands +19 2 £400 +60.00% 7
Yorkshire +2 2 £195 -37.60% 9
Midlands - 1 - -
Magento
UK

Magento
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 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 England region with a requirement for Magento.

1 127 (71.35%) PHP
2 121 (67.98%) HTML
3 117 (65.73%) CSS
4 93 (52.25%) E-Commerce
5 92 (51.69%) JavaScript
6 58 (32.58%) MySQL
7 54 (30.34%) Git (software)
8 34 (19.10%) MVC
9 33 (18.54%) Agile Software Development
9 33 (18.54%) OO
10 30 (16.85%) CSS3
11 29 (16.29%) jQuery
12 28 (15.73%) HTML5
12 28 (15.73%) Front End Development
13 25 (14.04%) Retail
14 21 (11.80%) WordPress
14 21 (11.80%) Scrum
14 21 (11.80%) Web Development
15 20 (11.24%) Zend
15 20 (11.24%) OO PHP
16 18 (10.11%) Drupal
17 15 (8.43%) hybris
17 15 (8.43%) Web Services
18 14 (7.87%) Java
18 14 (7.87%) Sass
19 12 (6.74%) LESS
19 12 (6.74%) Laravel
19 12 (6.74%) JSON
20 11 (6.18%) Linux
20 11 (6.18%) Kanban

Magento
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 21 (11.80%) WordPress
2 18 (10.11%) Drupal
3 10 (5.62%) CMS
4 9 (5.06%) WebSphere
5 8 (4.49%) Umbraco
6 7 (3.93%) Apache
7 4 (2.25%) Apache Solr
7 4 (2.25%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.12%) Kentico
8 2 (1.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (1.12%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.12%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.56%) concrete5
9 1 (0.56%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.56%) PrestaShop
9 1 (0.56%) TYPO3
9 1 (0.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (1.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.69%) OpenCart
2 2 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.12%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.12%) Shopify
3 1 (0.56%) Fredhopper
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.56%) osCommerce
3 1 (0.56%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.37%) GitHub
2 3 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.12%) Office 365
4 1 (0.56%) AdWords
4 1 (0.56%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.56%) Google Tag Manager
4 1 (0.56%) IaaS
4 1 (0.56%) MailChimp
4 1 (0.56%) PaaS
4 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.25%) AMQP
2 3 (1.69%) HTTP
3 2 (1.12%) Internet
3 2 (1.12%) Intranet
4 1 (0.56%) Firewall
4 1 (0.56%) LDAP
4 1 (0.56%) Network Security
4 1 (0.56%) SSH
4 1 (0.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (32.58%) MySQL
2 6 (3.37%) DB2
3 5 (2.81%) DbVisualizer
3 5 (2.81%) NoSQL
4 4 (2.25%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.69%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.12%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.56%) Informix
7 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 54 (30.34%) Git (software)
2 8 (4.49%) gulp
2 8 (4.49%) JIRA
3 5 (2.81%) Cucumber
3 5 (2.81%) Selenium
3 5 (2.81%) WebDriver
4 4 (2.25%) Subversion
4 4 (2.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (1.69%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.69%) SoapUI
6 2 (1.12%) Appium
6 2 (1.12%) Grunt
7 1 (0.56%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (14.04%) Retail
2 10 (5.62%) Marketing
3 6 (3.37%) Finance
3 6 (3.37%) Publishing
4 5 (2.81%) Games
5 4 (2.25%) Advertising
6 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 143 (80.34%) Developer
2 106 (59.55%) Magento Developer
3 45 (25.28%) PHP Developer
4 23 (12.92%) PHP Magento Developer
5 15 (8.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 15 (8.43%) JavaScript Developer
6 10 (5.62%) HTML Developer
7 9 (5.06%) Architect
7 9 (5.06%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (3.93%) HTML CSS Developer
9 6 (3.37%) Analyst
9 6 (3.37%) AWS Developer
9 6 (3.37%) E-Commerce Developer
9 6 (3.37%) WordPress Developer
10 5 (2.81%) Automation Tester
10 5 (2.81%) Business Analyst
10 5 (2.81%) Java Automation Tester
10 5 (2.81%) Tester
11 4 (2.25%) E-Commerce Analyst
11 4 (2.25%) PHP WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (67.98%) HTML
2 117 (65.73%) CSS
3 30 (16.85%) CSS3
4 29 (16.29%) jQuery
5 28 (15.73%) HTML5
6 15 (8.43%) Web Services
7 14 (7.87%) Sass
8 12 (6.74%) JSON
8 12 (6.74%) Laravel
8 12 (6.74%) LESS
9 9 (5.06%) LAMP
10 8 (4.49%) AngularJS
10 8 (4.49%) Symfony
10 8 (4.49%) XML
11 7 (3.93%) Node.js
11 7 (3.93%) RESTful
12 6 (3.37%) XHTML
12 6 (3.37%) XSL
13 5 (2.81%) .NET
13 5 (2.81%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.62%) NHS
2 7 (3.93%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.25%) User Experience
4 3 (1.69%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (1.69%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.12%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.12%) EPoS
5 2 (1.12%) iPad
5 2 (1.12%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.56%) Animation
6 1 (0.56%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.18%) Linux
2 7 (3.93%) Unix
3 1 (0.56%) Android
3 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.56%) CentOS
3 1 (0.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (52.25%) E-Commerce
2 34 (19.10%) MVC
3 33 (18.54%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (18.54%) OO
4 28 (15.73%) Front End Development
5 21 (11.80%) Scrum
5 21 (11.80%) Web Development
6 20 (11.24%) OO PHP
7 11 (6.18%) Kanban
8 10 (5.62%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (5.62%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (5.06%) OOP
10 8 (4.49%) Open Source
11 6 (3.37%) System Testing
11 6 (3.37%) TDD
11 6 (3.37%) Test Automation
12 5 (2.81%) BDD
12 5 (2.81%) Pair Programming
13 4 (2.25%) Responsive Web Design
13 4 (2.25%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 127 (71.35%) PHP
2 92 (51.69%) JavaScript
3 14 (7.87%) Java
4 9 (5.06%) SQL
5 3 (1.69%) C#
6 1 (0.56%) Perl
6 1 (0.56%) PHP 7
6 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (0.56%) Degree
1 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.93%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.25%) Varnish
2 1 (0.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.69%) Terraform
2 1 (0.56%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 20 (11.24%) Zend
2 15 (8.43%) hybris
3 8 (4.49%) ATG
4 6 (3.37%) Gigya
4 6 (3.37%) Oracle
5 5 (2.81%) IBM
6 4 (2.25%) Demandware
6 4 (2.25%) Microsoft
7 3 (1.69%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.12%) Google
9 1 (0.56%) BEA
9 1 (0.56%) Sybase
9 1 (0.56%) VeriFone
9 1 (0.56%) WorldPay
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