The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 28 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.

Magento
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 54 63
Rank change year-on-year -2 +9  
Contract jobs citing Magento 1 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.17% 1.02% 0.42%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.64% 10.94% 3.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £350 £300
% change year-on-year -3.57% +16.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 61 64 86
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 10.34% 9.32% 12.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 22 40
Median daily rate £425 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £265 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
Median hourly rate £30.25 £49.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.88% +37.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.39 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +39.58% +57.14%  

Magento
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Magento
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Magento in Hertfordshire

Magento
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Magento within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Watford -5 1 - -
Magento
East of England

Magento
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Magento.

1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE
2 2 (50.00%) DB2
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) Document Management
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) Zend
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) System Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (50.00%) hybris

Magento
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) DB2
1 2 (50.00%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Appium
1 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Automation Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Java Automation Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Magento Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Web Automation Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Gherkin
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) Coaching
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Document Management
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) OO PHP
2 2 (50.00%) System Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) hybris
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
1 2 (50.00%) Zend