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 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 141 143
Rank change year-on-year +20 +2  
Contract jobs citing Magento 15 18 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.51% 0.48% 0.25%
As % of the Business Applications category 6.28% 5.49% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 6
Median daily rate £325 £350 £274
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +27.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £410 £308
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year - +16.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.50 -

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 239 328 352
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 8.09% 8.70% 9.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 219 177
Median daily rate £475 £415 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.45% -7.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £681 £575 £660
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £14.25 £11.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.54% -51.11%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year +14.28% +52.17%  

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
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 28 June 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
Merseyside - 8 £325 - 6
Manchester +5 6 £375 - 10
Magento
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 32 (94.12%) PHP
2 21 (61.76%) HTML
3 20 (58.82%) MySQL
3 20 (58.82%) CSS
4 18 (52.94%) Git (software)
5 17 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 11 (32.35%) MVC
6 11 (32.35%) OO
7 9 (26.47%) jQuery
8 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (14.71%) LAMP
9 5 (14.71%) Scrum
9 5 (14.71%) Linux
9 5 (14.71%) OOP
9 5 (14.71%) Front End Development
10 4 (11.76%) Modular Programming
10 4 (11.76%) Apache
10 4 (11.76%) B2B
10 4 (11.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 4 (11.76%) Subversion
10 4 (11.76%) Finance
10 4 (11.76%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (11.76%) AMQP
10 4 (11.76%) Laravel
10 4 (11.76%) Web Application Development
10 4 (11.76%) Kanban
10 4 (11.76%) Zend
10 4 (11.76%) Zend Framework
10 4 (11.76%) Drupal

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 (11.76%) Apache
1 4 (11.76%) Drupal
2 1 (2.94%) CMS
2 1 (2.94%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (58.82%) MySQL
2 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (52.94%) Git (software)
2 4 (11.76%) Subversion
2 4 (11.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (5.88%) JIRA
4 1 (2.94%) Grunt
4 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (94.12%) Developer
2 23 (67.65%) Magento Developer
3 14 (41.18%) PHP Developer
4 6 (17.65%) PHP Magento Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Drupal Developer
6 3 (8.82%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (2.94%) MySQL Developer
7 1 (2.94%) PHP Laravel Developer
7 1 (2.94%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (2.94%) QA Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Magento Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (61.76%) HTML
2 20 (58.82%) CSS
3 9 (26.47%) jQuery
4 5 (14.71%) LAMP
5 4 (11.76%) Laravel
5 4 (11.76%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (11.76%) Zend Framework
6 3 (8.82%) XML
7 2 (5.88%) Symfony
8 1 (2.94%) HTML5
8 1 (2.94%) li3
8 1 (2.94%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.82%) Algorithms
2 3 (8.82%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) Android
2 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) MVC
1 11 (32.35%) OO
2 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (14.71%) Front End Development
3 5 (14.71%) OOP
3 5 (14.71%) Scrum
4 4 (11.76%) B2B
4 4 (11.76%) Kanban
4 4 (11.76%) Modular Programming
4 4 (11.76%) Web Application Development
5 3 (8.82%) OOD
5 3 (8.82%) Web Development
6 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.88%) Project Management
7 1 (2.94%) Integration Testing
7 1 (2.94%) Regression Testing
7 1 (2.94%) Test Management
7 1 (2.94%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.94%) Web Testing
7 1 (2.94%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 32 (94.12%) PHP
2 17 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.94%) Java
3 1 (2.94%) Ruby
3 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Zend
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
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