Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 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
England > North West
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 206 201
Rank change year-on-year +62 -5 -26
Contract jobs citing Magento 60 21 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.05% 0.30% 0.48%
As % of the Business Applications category 10.79% 3.29% 5.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 15 14
North West median daily rate £325 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +24.90% +26.42%
10th Percentile £263 £280 £234
90th Percentile £425 £410 £372
England median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
North West median hourly rate - - £25.00
England 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 the North West with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 556 639 812
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 9.72% 9.21% 9.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 337 391 370
North West median daily rate £450 £410 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% +3.03%
10th Percentile £312 £300 £275
90th Percentile £675 £556 £575
England median daily rate £475 £448 £436
% change year-on-year +6.15% +2.58% +1.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 17
North West median hourly rate £66.80 £59.31 £50.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.63% +18.43% +86.66%
10th Percentile £61.56 £10.58 £21.64
90th Percentile £69.07 £69.07 £52.47
England median hourly rate £28.00 £28.00 £26.31
% change year-on-year - +6.42% -1.94%

Magento
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Magento as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

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 6 months to 17 November 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 6 months to 17 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
Manchester +43 47 £338 -6.90% 6
Merseyside +13 9 £325 -18.75% 4
Cheshire +6 1 £275 -21.43% 2
Magento
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 North West region with a requirement for Magento.

1 46 (76.67%) PHP
2 43 (71.67%) HTML
2 43 (71.67%) CSS
3 35 (58.33%) JavaScript
4 23 (38.33%) MySQL
5 21 (35.00%) Git (software)
6 20 (33.33%) E-Commerce
7 15 (25.00%) Retail
7 15 (25.00%) Front End Development
8 12 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (18.33%) Sass
10 9 (15.00%) Grunt
11 8 (13.33%) jQuery
12 7 (11.67%) Zend
12 7 (11.67%) Web Development
12 7 (11.67%) XHTML
13 6 (10.00%) CSS3
13 6 (10.00%) HTML5
14 5 (8.33%) React
15 4 (6.67%) iPad
15 4 (6.67%) WordPress
15 4 (6.67%) MVC
15 4 (6.67%) OO
15 4 (6.67%) Photoshop
16 3 (5.00%) XML
16 3 (5.00%) JIRA
16 3 (5.00%) Symfony
16 3 (5.00%) Laravel
16 3 (5.00%) gulp
16 3 (5.00%) Performance Tuning

Magento
Co-occurring 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 (6.67%) WordPress
2 2 (3.33%) CMS
3 1 (1.67%) Drupal
3 1 (1.67%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (38.33%) MySQL
2 2 (3.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 21 (35.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (15.00%) Grunt
3 3 (5.00%) gulp
3 3 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 15 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 56 (93.33%) Developer
2 50 (83.33%) Magento Developer
3 18 (30.00%) PHP Developer
4 13 (21.67%) PHP Magento Developer
5 12 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 8 (13.33%) HTML Developer
7 7 (11.67%) HTML CSS Developer
8 3 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Business Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Senior Magento Developer
10 1 (1.67%) Full Stack Developer
10 1 (1.67%) IT Analyst
10 1 (1.67%) IT Business Analyst
10 1 (1.67%) MySQL Developer
10 1 (1.67%) PHP WordPress Developer
10 1 (1.67%) Senior PHP Developer
10 1 (1.67%) Tester
10 1 (1.67%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (71.67%) CSS
1 43 (71.67%) HTML
2 11 (18.33%) Sass
3 8 (13.33%) jQuery
4 7 (11.67%) XHTML
5 6 (10.00%) CSS3
5 6 (10.00%) HTML5
6 5 (8.33%) React
7 3 (5.00%) Laravel
7 3 (5.00%) Symfony
7 3 (5.00%) XML
8 2 (3.33%) AngularJS
8 2 (3.33%) LAMP
8 2 (3.33%) RESTful
9 1 (1.67%) Backbone.js
9 1 (1.67%) Ember.js
9 1 (1.67%) J2EE
9 1 (1.67%) Node.js
9 1 (1.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.67%) iPad
2 3 (5.00%) User Experience
3 2 (3.33%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.67%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 15 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 12 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (11.67%) Web Development
5 4 (6.67%) MVC
5 4 (6.67%) OO
6 3 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (3.33%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (3.33%) OO PHP
7 2 (3.33%) OOD
7 2 (3.33%) Open Source
7 2 (3.33%) Open Source Development
7 2 (3.33%) Project Management
7 2 (3.33%) Time Management
7 2 (3.33%) Web Application Development
7 2 (3.33%) Workflow
8 1 (1.67%) ERP
8 1 (1.67%) ITIL
8 1 (1.67%) Scrum
8 1 (1.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 46 (76.67%) PHP
2 35 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.67%) Java
3 1 (1.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (11.67%) Zend