The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 30 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
England / South East
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 244 237 246
Rank change year-on-year -7 +9  
Contract jobs citing Magento 4 30 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.050% 0.32% 0.20%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.60% 4.59% 3.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 20 13
Median daily rate £450 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.12% +10.71%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year - +16.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £9.00 -
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 South East with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 664 653 662
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 8.38% 6.94% 6.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 376 402
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £288 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 2
Median hourly rate £39.00 £22.50 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +73.33% +47.54%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.90 £16.20 £15.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £51.70 £15.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +41.81% +57.14%  

Magento
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 South East

Magento
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Magento in the South East

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Magento in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Magento in the South East

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Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Magento within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 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
Oxfordshire -13 4 £450 +5.88% 2
Magento
England

For the 6 months to 30 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 South East region with a requirement for Magento.

1 15 (78.95%) HTML
1 15 (78.95%) JavaScript
1 15 (78.95%) PHP
1 15 (78.95%) CSS
2 14 (73.68%) E-Commerce
3 7 (36.84%) JSON
3 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) Scrum
4 6 (31.58%) Publishing
4 6 (31.58%) Node.js
5 5 (26.32%) CSS3
5 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (26.32%) Kanban
5 5 (26.32%) NoSQL
5 5 (26.32%) MySQL
5 5 (26.32%) Web Services
5 5 (26.32%) TDD
5 5 (26.32%) Pair Programming
5 5 (26.32%) Web Development
6 4 (21.05%) AngularJS
7 3 (15.79%) Automation Testing
7 3 (15.79%) GitHub
7 3 (15.79%) Sass
7 3 (15.79%) LESS
7 3 (15.79%) RESTful
7 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (15.79%) Open Source
7 3 (15.79%) Front End Development
7 3 (15.79%) API Development
7 3 (15.79%) Terraform

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
1 1 (5.26%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (15.79%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) MySQL
1 5 (26.32%) NoSQL
2 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
1 2 (10.53%) gulp
General
1 6 (31.58%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) Developer
2 12 (63.16%) Magento Developer
3 9 (47.37%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (31.58%) AWS Developer
4 6 (31.58%) HTML CSS Developer
4 6 (31.58%) HTML Developer
4 6 (31.58%) PHP Developer
4 6 (31.58%) PHP Magento Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Agile Developer
5 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Node.js Developer
6 2 (10.53%) MongoDB Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Angular Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Designer
7 1 (5.26%) Development Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Digital Designer
7 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) CSS
1 15 (78.95%) HTML
2 7 (36.84%) JSON
3 6 (31.58%) Node.js
4 5 (26.32%) CSS3
4 5 (26.32%) Web Services
5 4 (21.05%) AngularJS
6 3 (15.79%) LESS
6 3 (15.79%) RESTful
6 3 (15.79%) Sass
7 2 (10.53%) HTML5
7 2 (10.53%) jQuery
8 1 (5.26%) .NET
8 1 (5.26%) Java EE
8 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) E-Commerce
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Scrum
3 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (26.32%) Kanban
3 5 (26.32%) Pair Programming
3 5 (26.32%) TDD
3 5 (26.32%) Web Development
4 3 (15.79%) API Development
4 3 (15.79%) Automation Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Front End Development
4 3 (15.79%) Open Source
4 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
4 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Automated Testing
5 2 (10.53%) MVC
6 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.26%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) JavaScript
1 15 (78.95%) PHP
2 2 (10.53%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) ATG
1 2 (10.53%) hybris
2 1 (5.26%) Zend