The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Magento
England / North West
Rank 111 147 141
Rank change year-on-year +36 -6  
Contract jobs citing Magento 19 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.73% 0.31% 0.26%
As % of the Business Applications category 6.99% 3.87% 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 7
Median daily rate £325 £338 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.70% +50.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69%  
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 the North West with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 272 310 370
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 10.46% 8.11% 10.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 166 170
Median daily rate £450 £400 £429
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -6.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 7
Median hourly rate £65.00 £69.07 £60.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.89% +15.11%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +41.81% +52.77%  

Magento
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

Magento
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Magento in the North West

Magento
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Magento in the North West over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Magento in the North West

Magento
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Magento within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 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
Manchester +6 7 £288 -17.85% 18
Cheshire - 6 £400 - 4
Merseyside - 3 £325 - 2
Magento
England

Magento
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 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 North West region with a requirement for Magento.

1 20 (83.33%) PHP
2 17 (70.83%) HTML
2 17 (70.83%) CSS
3 14 (58.33%) MySQL
4 12 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 10 (41.67%) MVC
6 9 (37.50%) OO
7 7 (29.17%) jQuery
8 6 (25.00%) E-Commerce
8 6 (25.00%) Front End Development
9 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (20.83%) Linux
9 5 (20.83%) OOP
10 4 (16.67%) Web Application Development
10 4 (16.67%) Zend
10 4 (16.67%) Zend Framework
10 4 (16.67%) Drupal
10 4 (16.67%) Kanban
10 4 (16.67%) AMQP
10 4 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (16.67%) Apache
10 4 (16.67%) B2B
10 4 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 4 (16.67%) Subversion
10 4 (16.67%) Finance
10 4 (16.67%) LAMP
10 4 (16.67%) Scrum
10 4 (16.67%) Modular Programming
11 3 (12.50%) Linux Command Line

Magento
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 4 (16.67%) Apache
1 4 (16.67%) Drupal
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (4.17%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) IaaS
1 1 (4.17%) PaaS
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (58.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (16.67%) Subversion
2 4 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (91.67%) Developer
2 13 (54.17%) PHP Developer
3 12 (50.00%) Magento Developer
4 5 (20.83%) PHP Magento Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Drupal Developer
5 3 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (8.33%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) CSS Developer
7 1 (4.17%) HTML CSS Developer
7 1 (4.17%) HTML Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Integration Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Integration Project Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
7 1 (4.17%) QA Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Magento Developer
7 1 (4.17%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (70.83%) CSS
1 17 (70.83%) HTML
2 7 (29.17%) jQuery
3 4 (16.67%) LAMP
3 4 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (16.67%) Zend Framework
4 3 (12.50%) Laravel
5 2 (8.33%) CSS3
5 2 (8.33%) HTML5
5 2 (8.33%) Symfony
6 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.17%) Backbone.js
6 1 (4.17%) li3
6 1 (4.17%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (8.33%) Algorithms
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Android
2 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) MVC
2 9 (37.50%) OO
3 6 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (25.00%) Front End Development
4 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.83%) OOP
5 4 (16.67%) B2B
5 4 (16.67%) Kanban
5 4 (16.67%) Modular Programming
5 4 (16.67%) Scrum
5 4 (16.67%) Web Application Development
6 2 (8.33%) OOD
6 2 (8.33%) Web Development
7 1 (4.17%) Automation Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Manual Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Mobile Development
7 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
7 1 (4.17%) SOA
7 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (83.33%) PHP
2 12 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Zend
2 1 (4.17%) ATG
2 1 (4.17%) hybris
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle
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