The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 29 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 West
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 125 143
Rank change year-on-year -13 +18  
Contract jobs citing Magento 4 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.16% 0.38% 0.19%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.61% 5.76% 2.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 3
Median daily rate £250 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -41.17% +41.66%  
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 - £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 West with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 248 191 229
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 9.62% 6.57% 7.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 130 155
Median daily rate £425 £380 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.84% -1.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 4
Median hourly rate £40.00 £12.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +233.33% -31.42%  
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 West

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

Magento
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Magento in the South West

Magento
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 29 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
Bristol - 3 £250 - 1
Somerset -2 1 £320 -24.70%
Magento
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 West region with a requirement for Magento.

1 9 (81.82%) PHP
2 8 (72.73%) CSS
2 8 (72.73%) HTML
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 6 (54.55%) E-Commerce
4 4 (36.36%) Front End Development
4 4 (36.36%) HTML5
4 4 (36.36%) CMS
4 4 (36.36%) Web Development
5 3 (27.27%) Web Design
5 3 (27.27%) WordPress
5 3 (27.27%) CSS3
5 3 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (27.27%) MySQL
6 2 (18.18%) XML
6 2 (18.18%) Retail
7 1 (9.09%) Ajax
7 1 (9.09%) Google
7 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (9.09%) Scrum
7 1 (9.09%) osCommerce
7 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
7 1 (9.09%) Joomla!
7 1 (9.09%) Drupal
7 1 (9.09%) jQuery
7 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
7 1 (9.09%) Fredhopper
7 1 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (9.09%) VeriFone
7 1 (9.09%) Business Process Analysis

Magento
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 (36.36%) CMS
2 3 (27.27%) WordPress
3 1 (9.09%) Drupal
3 1 (9.09%) Joomla!
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Fredhopper
1 1 (9.09%) OpenCart
1 1 (9.09%) osCommerce
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) LDAP
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) DB2
2 1 (9.09%) Informix
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 8 (72.73%) Magento Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (18.18%) PHP Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Angular Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Architect
5 1 (9.09%) CMS Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (9.09%) PHP Magento Developer
5 1 (9.09%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) CSS
1 8 (72.73%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) HTML5
3 3 (27.27%) CSS3
4 2 (18.18%) XML
5 1 (9.09%) Ajax
5 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 1 (9.09%) EJB
5 1 (9.09%) Flash
5 1 (9.09%) J2EE
5 1 (9.09%) JMS
5 1 (9.09%) jQuery
5 1 (9.09%) JSP
5 1 (9.09%) WSDL
5 1 (9.09%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) E-Commerce
2 4 (36.36%) Front End Development
2 4 (36.36%) Web Development
3 3 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (27.27%) Web Design
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Business Process Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) CRM
4 1 (9.09%) DSDM
4 1 (9.09%) MVC
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) SEO
4 1 (9.09%) SOA
4 1 (9.09%) UML
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) PHP
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) Perl
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) ATG
1 1 (9.09%) BEA
1 1 (9.09%) Google
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
1 1 (9.09%) Sybase
1 1 (9.09%) VeriFone
1 1 (9.09%) WorldPay