Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 592 591 600
Rank change year-on-year -1 +9 -63
Contract jobs citing Magento 256 245 276
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.27% 0.28% 0.28%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.32% 3.39% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 174 190
England median daily rate £400 £345 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.94% -1.43% +7.69%
10th Percentile £274 £250 £263
90th Percentile £502 £488 £463
UK median daily rate £400 £345 £350
% change year-on-year +15.94% -1.43% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 8
England median hourly rate £11.00 - £10.00
10th Percentile £10.50 - £9.00
90th Percentile £11.50 - £34.88
UK median hourly rate £11.00 - £10.00

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 5,924 7,233 7,995
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 6.35% 8.19% 7.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,480 4,251 4,846
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +0.57%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £294
90th Percentile £675 £650 £600
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +1.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 95 90
England median hourly rate £24.00 £27.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +3.85% +20.15%
10th Percentile £11.50 £13.00 £10.21
90th Percentile £53.75 £58.20 £72.06
UK median hourly rate £22.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -24.17% - +33.33%

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 August 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 21 August 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 -10 90 £425 +30.77% 23
South East -1 50 £400 -11.11% 28
North of England -25 45 £325 - 45
Midlands -17 29 £425 +9.68% 32
East of England +13 24 £450 +44.00% 7
Yorkshire +2 24 £318 +15.45% 19
North West -40 20 £388 +16.98% 26
South West -21 17 £300 +11.63% 8
West Midlands -25 16 £425 +6.25% 18
East Midlands -11 11 £433 +23.57% 14
North East 0 1 £205 -25.45%
Magento
UK

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 178 (69.53%) PHP
2 164 (64.06%) E-Commerce
3 141 (55.08%) JavaScript
4 137 (53.52%) CSS
5 134 (52.34%) HTML
6 92 (35.94%) MySQL
7 61 (23.83%) OO
8 57 (22.27%) Agile Software Development
9 49 (19.14%) LAMP
10 45 (17.58%) OO PHP
11 44 (17.19%) Web Development
12 43 (16.80%) Git (software)
13 41 (16.02%) MVC
14 40 (15.63%) Finance
15 38 (14.84%) jQuery
16 37 (14.45%) Front End Development
17 36 (14.06%) Zend
17 36 (14.06%) HTML5
17 36 (14.06%) Retail
18 34 (13.28%) WordPress
19 33 (12.89%) Linux
20 31 (12.11%) OOP
21 29 (11.33%) CSS3
22 25 (9.77%) User Experience
23 23 (8.98%) Drupal
23 23 (8.98%) Symfony
23 23 (8.98%) Apache
24 22 (8.59%) XHTML
25 21 (8.20%) Sass
25 21 (8.20%) Laravel

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 34 (13.28%) WordPress
2 23 (8.98%) Apache
2 23 (8.98%) Drupal
3 19 (7.42%) CMS
4 9 (3.52%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (2.73%) nginx
5 7 (2.73%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.95%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (0.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.78%) Confluence
8 1 (0.39%) ATG Dynamo
8 1 (0.39%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.39%) ExpressionEngine
8 1 (0.39%) JBoss
8 1 (0.39%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.39%) Liferay
8 1 (0.39%) PrestaShop
8 1 (0.39%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.39%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (3.13%) Photoshop
2 6 (2.34%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.78%) InVision
4 1 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.39%) InDesign
4 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (4.69%) Dynamics NAV
1 12 (4.69%) Payment Gateway
2 6 (2.34%) Shopify
3 2 (0.78%) Odoo
4 1 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.39%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.39%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.39%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.39%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.17%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (1.17%) SaaS
3 3 (1.17%) Serverless
4 2 (0.78%) PaaS
5 1 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.39%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.39%) AWS OpsWorks
5 1 (0.39%) BrowserStack
5 1 (0.39%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.39%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.39%) GitHub
5 1 (0.39%) Heroku
5 1 (0.39%) npm
5 1 (0.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.52%) HTTP
2 5 (1.95%) SMS
3 2 (0.78%) AMQP
3 2 (0.78%) Skype
4 1 (0.39%) Firewall
4 1 (0.39%) LAN
4 1 (0.39%) SSH
4 1 (0.39%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (35.94%) MySQL
2 10 (3.91%) Relational Database
2 10 (3.91%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.17%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (1.17%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (0.78%) MariaDB
4 2 (0.78%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.78%) Redis
5 1 (0.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 43 (16.80%) Git (software)
2 12 (4.69%) Grunt
2 12 (4.69%) gulp
3 8 (3.13%) JIRA
4 7 (2.73%) Vagrant
5 4 (1.56%) Bower
5 4 (1.56%) Subversion
6 3 (1.17%) Axure RP
6 3 (1.17%) Jasmine
6 3 (1.17%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (1.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (0.78%) Babel
7 2 (0.78%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.78%) jMock
7 2 (0.78%) JUnit
7 2 (0.78%) Mercurial
7 2 (0.78%) Mockito
7 2 (0.78%) PHPUnit
7 2 (0.78%) Selenium
7 2 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 40 (15.63%) Finance
2 36 (14.06%) Retail
3 16 (6.25%) Marketing
4 8 (3.13%) Advertising
5 2 (0.78%) Banking
5 2 (0.78%) Games
5 2 (0.78%) Law
5 2 (0.78%) Legal
5 2 (0.78%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.39%) Automotive
6 1 (0.39%) Back Office
6 1 (0.39%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.39%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 198 (77.34%) Developer
2 122 (47.66%) Magento Developer
3 57 (22.27%) PHP Developer
4 28 (10.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 24 (9.38%) PHP Magento Developer
6 18 (7.03%) JavaScript Developer
6 18 (7.03%) Project Manager
7 15 (5.86%) Web Developer
8 14 (5.47%) Analyst
9 13 (5.08%) Senior Developer
10 12 (4.69%) Backend Developer
11 11 (4.30%) Architect
11 11 (4.30%) Business Analyst
11 11 (4.30%) E-Commerce Developer
11 11 (4.30%) E-Commerce Manager
12 10 (3.91%) Drupal Developer
12 10 (3.91%) Full Stack Developer
12 10 (3.91%) HTML Developer
12 10 (3.91%) IT Manager
12 10 (3.91%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (53.52%) CSS
2 134 (52.34%) HTML
3 49 (19.14%) LAMP
4 38 (14.84%) jQuery
5 36 (14.06%) HTML5
6 29 (11.33%) CSS3
7 23 (8.98%) Symfony
8 22 (8.59%) XHTML
9 21 (8.20%) Laravel
9 21 (8.20%) Sass
10 20 (7.81%) Web Services
11 19 (7.42%) AngularJS
12 18 (7.03%) LESS
13 16 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 15 (5.86%) REST
15 14 (5.47%) XML
16 13 (5.08%) SOAP
16 13 (5.08%) XSL
17 12 (4.69%) React
18 11 (4.30%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.77%) User Experience
2 7 (2.73%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (2.34%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.34%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.56%) iPad
5 3 (1.17%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (1.17%) Vector Graphics
6 2 (0.78%) Digital Media
6 2 (0.78%) Fintech
6 2 (0.78%) Over-the-Top Content
6 2 (0.78%) Replication
6 2 (0.78%) Video on Demand
6 2 (0.78%) W3C
7 1 (0.39%) Minimum Viable Product
7 1 (0.39%) PMI
7 1 (0.39%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 33 (12.89%) Linux
2 3 (1.17%) Unix
3 1 (0.39%) Android
3 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (64.06%) E-Commerce
2 61 (23.83%) OO
3 57 (22.27%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (17.58%) OO PHP
5 44 (17.19%) Web Development
6 41 (16.02%) MVC
7 37 (14.45%) Front End Development
8 31 (12.11%) OOP
9 18 (7.03%) Open Source
10 17 (6.64%) ERP
11 14 (5.47%) Scrum
12 13 (5.08%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (4.69%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (4.69%) DevOps
13 12 (4.69%) Release Management
14 11 (4.30%) Configuration Management
14 11 (4.30%) Content Management
14 11 (4.30%) Problem-Solving
14 11 (4.30%) TDD
15 10 (3.91%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 178 (69.53%) PHP
2 141 (55.08%) JavaScript
3 16 (6.25%) Java
4 5 (1.95%) SQL
5 3 (1.17%) PHP 5
5 3 (1.17%) PHP 7
6 2 (0.78%) ES6
6 2 (0.78%) Python
6 2 (0.78%) Ruby
7 1 (0.39%) C
7 1 (0.39%) C#
7 1 (0.39%) TypeScript
7 1 (0.39%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (0.78%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (0.78%) Degree
2 1 (0.39%) APMP
2 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.39%) PMI Certification
2 1 (0.39%) PMP
2 1 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.95%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.78%) QA
3 1 (0.39%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (0.78%) Docker
1 2 (0.78%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (0.39%) HP ALM
1 1 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.39%) Puppet
1 1 (0.39%) Terraform
Vendors
1 36 (14.06%) Zend
2 19 (7.42%) hybris
3 13 (5.08%) Demandware
4 10 (3.91%) ATG
5 9 (3.52%) Microsoft
6 7 (2.73%) Adobe
6 7 (2.73%) Oracle
7 6 (2.34%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.95%) WooCommerce
9 3 (1.17%) Twitter
10 2 (0.78%) Adyen
10 2 (0.78%) ForgeRock
10 2 (0.78%) Google
10 2 (0.78%) IBM
10 2 (0.78%) Ingenico
10 2 (0.78%) Okta
10 2 (0.78%) Sage
10 2 (0.78%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.78%) Volusion
11 1 (0.39%) PayPal