Period
to 21 February 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 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 557 632 557
Rank change year-on-year +75 -75 +39
Contract jobs citing Magento 295 198 291
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.32% 0.22% 0.30%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.23% 2.60% 3.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 131 180
England median daily rate £353 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.71% - +16.67%
10th Percentile £229 £250 £234
90th Percentile £500 £501 £500
UK median daily rate £353 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +0.71% - +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
England median hourly rate - - £27.50
UK median hourly rate - - £27.50

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 6,970 7,629 7,775
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 7.47% 8.58% 7.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,240 4,715 4,542
England median daily rate £475 £450 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.05% -1.70%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £281
90th Percentile £650 £625 £610
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £433
% change year-on-year +5.56% +3.93% -1.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 80 105
England median hourly rate £25.50 £25.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.00% -30.56% +35.64%
10th Percentile £9.89 £9.80 £13.25
90th Percentile £53.00 £65.25 £69.07
UK median hourly rate £29.00 £25.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +16.00% -30.56% +21.01%

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 February 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 February 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 +5 120 £390 +11.43% 28
North of England +69 70 £350 -6.67% 70
North West +48 62 £345 -8.00% 51
East of England +12 34 £450 +28.57% 13
South East -5 28 £450 +12.50% 13
South West +14 21 £313 +14.68% 13
Midlands -1 13 £363 +3.57% 33
Yorkshire +3 8 £350 - 17
West Midlands +7 7 £300 -25.00% 15
East Midlands +6 5 £425 +47.83% 18
Magento
UK

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 (68.47%) PHP
2 155 (52.54%) E-Commerce
3 151 (51.19%) HTML
4 147 (49.83%) CSS
5 115 (38.98%) JavaScript
6 84 (28.47%) Git (software)
7 70 (23.73%) MySQL
8 65 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
9 64 (21.69%) Retail
10 48 (16.27%) Front End Development
11 44 (14.92%) Web Development
12 43 (14.58%) hybris
13 39 (13.22%) jQuery
14 37 (12.54%) Java
14 37 (12.54%) OO
14 37 (12.54%) Sass
15 31 (10.51%) CMS
16 29 (9.83%) Oracle
16 29 (9.83%) CSS3
17 28 (9.49%) IBM
18 27 (9.15%) WordPress
19 26 (8.81%) HTML5
19 26 (8.81%) WebSphere
19 26 (8.81%) SQL
20 25 (8.47%) DNA
21 24 (8.14%) Test Automation
22 23 (7.80%) TDD
22 23 (7.80%) Web Services
22 23 (7.80%) LAMP
22 23 (7.80%) OO PHP

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 31 (10.51%) CMS
2 27 (9.15%) WordPress
3 26 (8.81%) WebSphere
4 14 (4.75%) Drupal
5 13 (4.41%) WebSphere Application Server
6 12 (4.07%) Apache
7 6 (2.03%) nginx
8 5 (1.69%) Apache Solr
9 4 (1.36%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 4 (1.36%) JBoss
9 4 (1.36%) Joomla!
9 4 (1.36%) Tomcat
10 3 (1.02%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.34%) Confluence
11 1 (0.34%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (3.05%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.36%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.36%) Shopify
2 3 (1.02%) OpenCart
3 2 (0.68%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.68%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.34%) Odoo
4 1 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.34%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.44%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.37%) GitHub
3 3 (1.02%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.68%) AdWords
4 2 (0.68%) Force.com
4 2 (0.68%) Heroku
5 1 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.34%) Cloudflare
5 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.05%) Firewall
2 3 (1.02%) Internet
2 3 (1.02%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (23.73%) MySQL
2 22 (7.46%) DB2
3 14 (4.75%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (4.75%) Relational Database
4 10 (3.39%) DbVisualizer
5 7 (2.37%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.02%) Jackrabbit
6 3 (1.02%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.02%) Redis
7 2 (0.68%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.34%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.34%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.34%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.34%) Power BI
8 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.34%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 84 (28.47%) Git (software)
2 22 (7.46%) Grunt
3 19 (6.44%) Jenkins
4 15 (5.08%) JIRA
4 15 (5.08%) Subversion
5 12 (4.07%) Ant
5 12 (4.07%) gulp
6 8 (2.71%) Selenium
7 6 (2.03%) Cucumber
7 6 (2.03%) Vagrant
7 6 (2.03%) WebDriver
8 4 (1.36%) Axure RP
8 4 (1.36%) Firebug
8 4 (1.36%) JMeter
8 4 (1.36%) LoadRunner
8 4 (1.36%) The Grinder
9 3 (1.02%) Eclipse
9 3 (1.02%) JUnit
9 3 (1.02%) Log4j
9 3 (1.02%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 64 (21.69%) Retail
2 20 (6.78%) Marketing
3 6 (2.03%) Billing
4 5 (1.69%) Advertising
4 5 (1.69%) Finance
5 2 (0.68%) Banking
5 2 (0.68%) Law
6 1 (0.34%) Back Office
6 1 (0.34%) Digital Economy
6 1 (0.34%) Front Office
6 1 (0.34%) Games
6 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.34%) Publishing
6 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 229 (77.63%) Developer
2 175 (59.32%) Magento Developer
3 48 (16.27%) PHP Developer
4 36 (12.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 36 (12.20%) PHP Magento Developer
5 18 (6.10%) JavaScript Developer
6 16 (5.42%) Architect
7 15 (5.08%) HTML CSS Developer
7 15 (5.08%) HTML Developer
8 11 (3.73%) Web Developer
9 10 (3.39%) DevOps Engineer
9 10 (3.39%) E-Commerce Developer
10 9 (3.05%) Solutions Architect
11 8 (2.71%) Analyst
11 8 (2.71%) Node.js Developer
11 8 (2.71%) Senior Developer
11 8 (2.71%) Tester
12 7 (2.37%) Agile Developer
12 7 (2.37%) E-Commerce Architect
12 7 (2.37%) Senior Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (51.19%) HTML
2 147 (49.83%) CSS
3 39 (13.22%) jQuery
4 37 (12.54%) Sass
5 29 (9.83%) CSS3
6 26 (8.81%) HTML5
7 23 (7.80%) LAMP
7 23 (7.80%) Web Services
8 21 (7.12%) XHTML
9 19 (6.44%) LESS
9 19 (6.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 17 (5.76%) AngularJS
11 16 (5.42%) Node.js
11 16 (5.42%) React
12 14 (4.75%) Ajax
13 13 (4.41%) SOAP
14 12 (4.07%) JSON
14 12 (4.07%) KnockoutJS
14 12 (4.07%) REST
15 9 (3.05%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.46%) User Experience
2 16 (5.42%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (4.41%) iPad
4 8 (2.71%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (2.37%) Mobile App
6 6 (2.03%) Fintech
7 3 (1.02%) Animation
7 3 (1.02%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.68%) Social Media
8 2 (0.68%) Vector Graphics
8 2 (0.68%) W3C
9 1 (0.34%) Chip and PIN
9 1 (0.34%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.34%) EPoS
9 1 (0.34%) FMCG
9 1 (0.34%) Minimum Viable Product
9 1 (0.34%) NHS
9 1 (0.34%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 20 (6.78%) Linux
1 20 (6.78%) Unix
2 4 (1.36%) AIX
3 3 (1.02%) HPUX
3 3 (1.02%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (52.54%) E-Commerce
2 65 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (16.27%) Front End Development
4 44 (14.92%) Web Development
5 37 (12.54%) OO
6 25 (8.47%) DNA
7 24 (8.14%) Test Automation
8 23 (7.80%) OO PHP
8 23 (7.80%) TDD
9 19 (6.44%) MVC
10 18 (6.10%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (5.76%) DevOps
12 16 (5.42%) Open Source
12 16 (5.42%) Scrum
13 15 (5.08%) BDD
14 11 (3.73%) Project Management
14 11 (3.73%) Responsive Web Design
14 11 (3.73%) Software Engineering
15 10 (3.39%) Unit Testing
16 9 (3.05%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 202 (68.47%) PHP
2 115 (38.98%) JavaScript
3 37 (12.54%) Java
4 26 (8.81%) SQL
5 16 (5.42%) Ruby
6 13 (4.41%) Python
7 12 (4.07%) Bash Shell
8 7 (2.37%) Perl
9 4 (1.36%) AWK
9 4 (1.36%) C#
10 3 (1.02%) PHP 7
11 2 (0.68%) Apex Code
11 2 (0.68%) C
11 2 (0.68%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.68%) SOQL
11 2 (0.68%) SOSL
12 1 (0.34%) Elixir
12 1 (0.34%) Erlang
12 1 (0.34%) Go
12 1 (0.34%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 2 (0.68%) Degree
1 2 (0.68%) Novell Certification
2 1 (0.34%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.69%) QA
2 1 (0.34%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (3.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.02%) Docker
3 2 (0.68%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 11 (3.73%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (3.73%) Puppet
2 10 (3.39%) Ansible
3 7 (2.37%) Terraform
4 4 (1.36%) Grafana
Vendors
1 43 (14.58%) hybris
2 29 (9.83%) Oracle
3 28 (9.49%) IBM
4 19 (6.44%) Zend
5 14 (4.75%) ATG
6 13 (4.41%) Demandware
6 13 (4.41%) Intershop
7 9 (3.05%) VMware
8 7 (2.37%) WooCommerce
9 6 (2.03%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (1.69%) Adobe
11 4 (1.36%) AppDynamics
11 4 (1.36%) Dynatrace
11 4 (1.36%) Gigya
11 4 (1.36%) Google
11 4 (1.36%) New Relic
11 4 (1.36%) WSO2
12 3 (1.02%) Blue Martini
12 3 (1.02%) Elastic Path
12 3 (1.02%) SAP