Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 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
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 571 595 553
Rank change year-on-year +24 -42 +34
Contract jobs citing Magento 293 282 323
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.31% 0.29% 0.31%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.87% 3.48% 3.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 197 203
England median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% +10.67%
10th Percentile £229 £250 £213
90th Percentile £525 £465 £500
UK median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 10
England median hourly rate - £32.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +30.00% -
UK median hourly rate - £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year - +30.00% -

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 7571 8111 8426
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 7.98% 8.34% 8.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4571 4942 4874
England median daily rate £475 £445 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.74% +2.30% -
10th Percentile £308 £300 £275
90th Percentile £650 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £475 £440 £438
% change year-on-year +7.95% +0.57% +1.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 92 117
England median hourly rate £28.00 £31.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.68% +12.73% +3.62%
10th Percentile £12.43 £10.23 £11.70
90th Percentile £64.67 £99.00 £52.47
UK median hourly rate £29.50 £31.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -4.84% +6.90% +3.57%

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 21 November 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 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 21 November 2017. 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 -54 105 £350 - 13
North of England +83 70 £325 -3.70% 31
North West +62 60 £325 -13.33% 19
South West +12 31 £240 -26.15% 4
South East -16 31 £500 +33.33% 9
Midlands +25 23 £375 -9.09% 21
East of England -16 14 £450 +24.14% 2
West Midlands +21 11 £394 -1.56% 10
East Midlands +9 11 £350 +20.69% 11
Yorkshire +14 10 £325 - 9
Magento
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 191 (65.19%) PHP
2 173 (59.04%) CSS
3 172 (58.70%) HTML
4 132 (45.05%) JavaScript
4 132 (45.05%) E-Commerce
5 87 (29.69%) Git (software)
6 86 (29.35%) MySQL
7 70 (23.89%) Agile Software Development
8 69 (23.55%) Web Development
9 65 (22.18%) Retail
10 52 (17.75%) CSS3
11 46 (15.70%) HTML5
12 44 (15.02%) OO
13 42 (14.33%) Front End Development
14 41 (13.99%) jQuery
15 39 (13.31%) Sass
16 35 (11.95%) Java
16 35 (11.95%) WordPress
17 34 (11.60%) Continuous Integration
18 30 (10.24%) hybris
19 29 (9.90%) Test Automation
19 29 (9.90%) Web Services
20 28 (9.56%) Scrum
21 26 (8.87%) SQL
21 26 (8.87%) LESS
21 26 (8.87%) OO PHP
22 23 (7.85%) User Experience
22 23 (7.85%) CMS
22 23 (7.85%) LAMP
23 22 (7.51%) TDD

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 35 (11.95%) WordPress
2 23 (7.85%) CMS
3 20 (6.83%) Drupal
3 20 (6.83%) WebSphere
4 13 (4.44%) Apache
5 8 (2.73%) nginx
6 5 (1.71%) Joomla!
7 4 (1.37%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.68%) eZ Publish
9 1 (0.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.34%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.34%) ExpressionEngine
9 1 (0.34%) MQSeries
Applications
1 5 (1.71%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.02%) InVision
3 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.37%) Shopify
2 3 (1.02%) SAP Business One
3 2 (0.68%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.34%) Odoo
4 1 (0.34%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.34%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.80%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.37%) GitHub
3 2 (0.68%) Force.com
3 2 (0.68%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.68%) Heroku
4 1 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.34%) npm
4 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.02%) Firewall
2 2 (0.68%) SSL
3 1 (0.34%) HTTP
3 1 (0.34%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.34%) Internet
3 1 (0.34%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (29.35%) MySQL
2 14 (4.78%) DB2
3 13 (4.44%) NoSQL
4 10 (3.41%) DbVisualizer
5 7 (2.39%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.02%) SQL Server
8 2 (0.68%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.68%) Redis
9 1 (0.34%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.34%) Jackrabbit
9 1 (0.34%) Power BI
9 1 (0.34%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.34%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 87 (29.69%) Git (software)
2 20 (6.83%) Grunt
3 19 (6.48%) JIRA
4 15 (5.12%) Jenkins
5 12 (4.10%) gulp
6 11 (3.75%) Selenium
7 10 (3.41%) Cucumber
7 10 (3.41%) WebDriver
8 5 (1.71%) Subversion
8 5 (1.71%) Vagrant
8 5 (1.71%) webpack
9 4 (1.37%) Ant
10 3 (1.02%) PHPUnit
11 2 (0.68%) Bower
12 1 (0.34%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.34%) Jasmine
12 1 (0.34%) JUnit
12 1 (0.34%) Mockito
12 1 (0.34%) Travis CI
12 1 (0.34%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 65 (22.18%) Retail
2 15 (5.12%) Marketing
3 8 (2.73%) Advertising
4 7 (2.39%) Finance
5 6 (2.05%) Billing
5 6 (2.05%) Games
6 5 (1.71%) Publishing
7 2 (0.68%) Banking
8 1 (0.34%) Electronics
8 1 (0.34%) Front Office
8 1 (0.34%) Law
8 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 232 (79.18%) Developer
2 183 (62.46%) Magento Developer
3 41 (13.99%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 37 (12.63%) PHP Developer
5 23 (7.85%) PHP Magento Developer
6 21 (7.17%) Architect
7 18 (6.14%) JavaScript Developer
8 17 (5.80%) HTML Developer
9 16 (5.46%) HTML CSS Developer
10 13 (4.44%) Senior Developer
11 12 (4.10%) Agile Developer
11 12 (4.10%) AWS Developer
11 12 (4.10%) Node.js Developer
12 11 (3.75%) Tester
13 10 (3.41%) Automation Tester
14 9 (3.07%) Senior Magento Developer
14 9 (3.07%) WordPress Developer
15 8 (2.73%) AWS Engineer
15 8 (2.73%) E-Commerce Developer
15 8 (2.73%) JavaScript Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (59.04%) CSS
2 172 (58.70%) HTML
3 52 (17.75%) CSS3
4 46 (15.70%) HTML5
5 41 (13.99%) jQuery
6 39 (13.31%) Sass
7 29 (9.90%) Web Services
8 26 (8.87%) LESS
9 23 (7.85%) LAMP
10 22 (7.51%) AngularJS
11 16 (5.46%) JSON
12 14 (4.78%) Node.js
12 14 (4.78%) React
13 12 (4.10%) Ajax
13 12 (4.10%) J2EE
13 12 (4.10%) RESTful
13 12 (4.10%) XHTML
14 10 (3.41%) Gherkin
14 10 (3.41%) RESTEasy
14 10 (3.41%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.85%) User Experience
2 19 (6.48%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.07%) iPad
4 8 (2.73%) Web 2.0
5 4 (1.37%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.02%) Animation
7 2 (0.68%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.68%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.34%) Blog
8 1 (0.34%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.34%) EPoS
8 1 (0.34%) FMCG
8 1 (0.34%) Marketing Technology
8 1 (0.34%) NHS
8 1 (0.34%) Social Media
8 1 (0.34%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 18 (6.14%) Unix
2 16 (5.46%) Linux
3 1 (0.34%) HPUX
3 1 (0.34%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (45.05%) E-Commerce
2 70 (23.89%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (23.55%) Web Development
4 44 (15.02%) OO
5 42 (14.33%) Front End Development
6 34 (11.60%) Continuous Integration
7 29 (9.90%) Test Automation
8 28 (9.56%) Scrum
9 26 (8.87%) OO PHP
10 22 (7.51%) MVC
10 22 (7.51%) TDD
11 21 (7.17%) Open Source
12 19 (6.48%) Software Engineering
13 15 (5.12%) BDD
13 15 (5.12%) Project Management
14 14 (4.78%) Unit Testing
15 13 (4.44%) API Development
15 13 (4.44%) Kanban
15 13 (4.44%) Pair Programming
16 11 (3.75%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 191 (65.19%) PHP
2 132 (45.05%) JavaScript
3 35 (11.95%) Java
4 26 (8.87%) SQL
5 6 (2.05%) Python
6 5 (1.71%) Ruby
7 4 (1.37%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.02%) PHP 7
9 2 (0.68%) Apex Code
9 2 (0.68%) C
9 2 (0.68%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.68%) SOQL
9 2 (0.68%) SOSL
10 1 (0.34%) ES6
10 1 (0.34%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (1.02%) Degree
2 1 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.37%) QA
2 1 (0.34%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.68%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (4.44%) Terraform
2 3 (1.02%) Ansible
2 3 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.02%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (10.24%) hybris
2 20 (6.83%) ATG
2 20 (6.83%) Zend
3 19 (6.48%) Oracle
4 18 (6.14%) IBM
5 17 (5.80%) Demandware
6 11 (3.75%) Intershop
7 7 (2.39%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.71%) SAP
9 4 (1.37%) Gigya
9 4 (1.37%) Google
9 4 (1.37%) Infor
9 4 (1.37%) WooCommerce
9 4 (1.37%) WSO2
10 3 (1.02%) Microsoft
10 3 (1.02%) VMware
11 2 (0.68%) Adobe
12 1 (0.34%) Epicor
12 1 (0.34%) OpenText
12 1 (0.34%) Sitecore