Period
to 26 May 2018

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 6 months to 26 May 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
UK > England
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 578 629 575
Rank change year-on-year +51 -54 +39
Contract jobs citing Magento 281 177 296
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.30% 0.21% 0.30%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.45% 2.55% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 116 203
England median daily rate £388 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.81% -3.57% +8.53%
10th Percentile £272 £263 £247
90th Percentile £500 £503 £498
UK median daily rate £388 £338 £350
% change year-on-year +14.81% -3.57% +10.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
England median hourly rate - - £9.00
UK median hourly rate - - £9.00

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 England with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 6,315 6,932 7,495
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 6.81% 8.24% 7.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,779 4,087 4,538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.05% -3.89%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £288
90th Percentile £675 £630 £613
UK median daily rate £470 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +4.44% +4.65% -2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 95 80
England median hourly rate £22.50 £29.38 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.42% +6.84% +28.50%
10th Percentile £9.06 £12.50 £12.68
90th Percentile £48.00 £57.80 £69.07
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £31.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year -25.40% +14.55% +22.22%

Magento
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 6 months to 26 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Magento in England

Magento
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 26 May 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
London -16 103 £400 +18.52% 47
North of England +1 52 £350 +7.69% 59
South East +13 48 £400 +10.34% 16
North West -5 41 £355 +1.43% 43
East of England +33 40 £425 +41.67% 8
Midlands -18 23 £400 +3.23% 17
South West +7 12 £340 +13.33% 20
West Midlands -20 12 £413 +3.13% 5
Yorkshire -12 10 £325 +18.18% 15
East Midlands -4 9 £375 +7.14% 12
North East +10 1 £205 -25.45% 1
Magento
UK

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 England region with a requirement for Magento.

1 202 (71.89%) PHP
2 179 (63.70%) E-Commerce
3 146 (51.96%) HTML
4 143 (50.89%) CSS
5 140 (49.82%) JavaScript
6 79 (28.11%) MySQL
7 67 (23.84%) Agile Software Development
8 61 (21.71%) Git (software)
9 59 (21.00%) OO
10 54 (19.22%) Front End Development
11 45 (16.01%) OO PHP
12 41 (14.59%) Retail
13 40 (14.23%) Web Development
14 38 (13.52%) jQuery
14 38 (13.52%) LAMP
15 36 (12.81%) Java
16 35 (12.46%) Linux
17 33 (11.74%) MVC
18 32 (11.39%) Finance
18 32 (11.39%) Sass
19 31 (11.03%) XHTML
20 30 (10.68%) HTML5
20 30 (10.68%) hybris
21 29 (10.32%) Web Services
21 29 (10.32%) WordPress
22 28 (9.96%) Zend
23 26 (9.25%) CSS3
24 25 (8.90%) OOP
25 24 (8.54%) CMS
25 24 (8.54%) User Experience

Magento
Co-occurring 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 29 (10.32%) WordPress
2 24 (8.54%) CMS
3 19 (6.76%) Apache
4 18 (6.41%) Drupal
5 17 (6.05%) WebSphere
6 10 (3.56%) WebSphere Application Server
7 8 (2.85%) nginx
8 7 (2.49%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (1.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 5 (1.78%) JBoss
10 4 (1.42%) Apache Solr
10 4 (1.42%) Tomcat
11 3 (1.07%) Confluence
12 2 (0.71%) MQSeries
13 1 (0.36%) ATG Dynamo
13 1 (0.36%) Joomla!
13 1 (0.36%) Liferay
13 1 (0.36%) SharePoint
13 1 (0.36%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.36%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (2.49%) Photoshop
2 5 (1.78%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (2.85%) Dynamics NAV
1 8 (2.85%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.71%) NetSuite
2 2 (0.71%) OpenCart
2 2 (0.71%) Shopify
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.36%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.36%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.69%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.14%) GitHub
3 3 (1.07%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (1.07%) Serverless
4 2 (0.71%) AdWords
4 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.71%) PaaS
4 2 (0.71%) SaaS
5 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.36%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.36%) AWS OpsWorks
5 1 (0.36%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.36%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.36%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.36%) Heroku
5 1 (0.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.20%) HTTP
2 8 (2.85%) SMS
3 6 (2.14%) Firewall
4 2 (0.71%) Internet
4 2 (0.71%) Skype
5 1 (0.36%) AMQP
5 1 (0.36%) LAN
5 1 (0.36%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (28.11%) MySQL
2 17 (6.05%) Relational Database
3 15 (5.34%) DB2
4 12 (4.27%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (2.85%) DbVisualizer
6 5 (1.78%) SQL Server
7 3 (1.07%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (1.07%) MariaDB
7 3 (1.07%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.71%) Jackrabbit
8 2 (0.71%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.36%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.36%) Redis
Development Applications
1 61 (21.71%) Git (software)
2 15 (5.34%) Grunt
2 15 (5.34%) JIRA
3 12 (4.27%) Jenkins
3 12 (4.27%) Subversion
4 10 (3.56%) gulp
5 8 (2.85%) Ant
5 8 (2.85%) Vagrant
6 6 (2.14%) Selenium
7 5 (1.78%) Jasmine
7 5 (1.78%) Karma Test Runner
8 4 (1.42%) Axure RP
8 4 (1.42%) Bower
8 4 (1.42%) Cucumber
8 4 (1.42%) Firebug
8 4 (1.42%) JUnit
8 4 (1.42%) Mockito
8 4 (1.42%) RSpec
8 4 (1.42%) The Grinder
8 4 (1.42%) WebDriver
General
1 41 (14.59%) Retail
2 32 (11.39%) Finance
3 17 (6.05%) Marketing
4 4 (1.42%) Advertising
5 3 (1.07%) Law
6 2 (0.71%) Banking
7 1 (0.36%) Automotive
7 1 (0.36%) Back Office
7 1 (0.36%) Digital Economy
7 1 (0.36%) Games
7 1 (0.36%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.36%) Publishing
7 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 215 (76.51%) Developer
2 151 (53.74%) Magento Developer
3 65 (23.13%) PHP Developer
4 46 (16.37%) PHP Magento Developer
5 37 (13.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 17 (6.05%) JavaScript Developer
6 17 (6.05%) Web Developer
7 14 (4.98%) Analyst
7 14 (4.98%) Backend Developer
7 14 (4.98%) Senior Developer
8 12 (4.27%) Project Manager
9 11 (3.91%) HTML Developer
10 10 (3.56%) E-Commerce Developer
10 10 (3.56%) HTML CSS Developer
11 9 (3.20%) Full Stack Developer
11 9 (3.20%) PHP Web Developer
11 9 (3.20%) Senior Magento Developer
12 8 (2.85%) Architect
12 8 (2.85%) E-Commerce Analyst
12 8 (2.85%) E-Commerce Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (51.96%) HTML
2 143 (50.89%) CSS
3 38 (13.52%) jQuery
3 38 (13.52%) LAMP
4 32 (11.39%) Sass
5 31 (11.03%) XHTML
6 30 (10.68%) HTML5
7 29 (10.32%) Web Services
8 26 (9.25%) CSS3
9 22 (7.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 20 (7.12%) SOAP
11 18 (6.41%) LESS
11 18 (6.41%) REST
12 16 (5.69%) AngularJS
12 16 (5.69%) Symfony
13 14 (4.98%) Laravel
13 14 (4.98%) XML
14 13 (4.63%) Ajax
14 13 (4.63%) Node.js
14 13 (4.63%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.54%) User Experience
2 16 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (4.27%) Greenfield Project
4 10 (3.56%) Mobile App
5 8 (2.85%) Fintech
6 6 (2.14%) iPad
7 5 (1.78%) Vector Graphics
8 4 (1.42%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (1.07%) W3C
10 2 (0.71%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.71%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (0.71%) Replication
10 2 (0.71%) Social Media
11 1 (0.36%) Chip and PIN
11 1 (0.36%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.36%) Minimum Viable Product
11 1 (0.36%) PMI
11 1 (0.36%) Raspberry Pi
11 1 (0.36%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 35 (12.46%) Linux
2 13 (4.63%) Unix
3 4 (1.42%) AIX
4 2 (0.71%) HPUX
4 2 (0.71%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (63.70%) E-Commerce
2 67 (23.84%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (21.00%) OO
4 54 (19.22%) Front End Development
5 45 (16.01%) OO PHP
6 40 (14.23%) Web Development
7 33 (11.74%) MVC
8 25 (8.90%) OOP
9 22 (7.83%) Problem-Solving
10 18 (6.41%) DevOps
11 17 (6.05%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (6.05%) DNA
11 17 (6.05%) Open Source
11 17 (6.05%) Scrum
12 16 (5.69%) TDD
13 14 (4.98%) Test Automation
14 11 (3.91%) ERP
15 10 (3.56%) BDD
15 10 (3.56%) Digital Marketing
15 10 (3.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 202 (71.89%) PHP
2 140 (49.82%) JavaScript
3 36 (12.81%) Java
4 17 (6.05%) SQL
5 14 (4.98%) Ruby
6 7 (2.49%) Bash Shell
6 7 (2.49%) Python
7 6 (2.14%) Perl
8 5 (1.78%) C#
9 4 (1.42%) AWK
10 3 (1.07%) PHP 7
11 1 (0.36%) C
11 1 (0.36%) Elixir
11 1 (0.36%) Erlang
11 1 (0.36%) ES6
11 1 (0.36%) Go
11 1 (0.36%) PHP 5
11 1 (0.36%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.36%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (0.71%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (0.71%) Degree
2 1 (0.36%) APMP
2 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.36%) Novell Certification
2 1 (0.36%) PMI Certification
2 1 (0.36%) PMP
2 1 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.42%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.07%) QA
System Software
1 5 (1.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.42%) Docker
2 4 (1.42%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 8 (2.85%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (2.85%) Puppet
2 6 (2.14%) Ansible
3 4 (1.42%) Grafana
4 2 (0.71%) Terraform
5 1 (0.36%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 30 (10.68%) hybris
2 28 (9.96%) Zend
3 20 (7.12%) Oracle
4 19 (6.76%) IBM
5 12 (4.27%) Demandware
6 9 (3.20%) Intershop
6 9 (3.20%) Microsoft
7 7 (2.49%) ATG
8 6 (2.14%) Adobe
9 5 (1.78%) VMware
10 4 (1.42%) AppDynamics
10 4 (1.42%) Dynatrace
10 4 (1.42%) New Relic
10 4 (1.42%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.42%) Sitecore
10 4 (1.42%) WooCommerce
11 3 (1.07%) Google
11 3 (1.07%) Twitter
12 2 (0.71%) Blue Martini
12 2 (0.71%) Sage