Period
to 19 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 19 October 2021 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.

Adobe Magento
UK
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 623 441 614
Rank change year-on-year -182 +173 +35
Contract jobs citing Magento 192 90 218
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.29% 0.26%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.70% 4.03% 3.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 60 118
10th Percentile £278 £236 £275
25th Percentile £325 £295 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £400 £350 £400
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% -
75th Percentile £475 £431 £484
90th Percentile £588 £476 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £300 £388
% change year-on-year +33.33% -22.58% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
10th Percentile £14.00 " £18.85
25th Percentile £20.00 " £26.13
Median hourly rate £30.00 - £40.00
75th Percentile £40.00 " £54.63
90th Percentile £46.00 " £62.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £40.00

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 with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 5,192 2,233 6,013
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.17% 7.16% 7.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,121 1,378 3,645
10th Percentile £331 £313 £325
25th Percentile £415 £400 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £638 £600 £588
90th Percentile £721 £713 £660
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £463 £481
% change year-on-year +2.70% -3.85% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 15 79
10th Percentile £17.34 £14.77 £11.30
25th Percentile £24.81 £28.00 £15.88
Median hourly rate £45.00 £47.50 £24.70
Median % change year-on-year -5.26% +92.35% +5.35%
75th Percentile £63.00 £56.40 £53.75
90th Percentile £68.75 £60.09 £64.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £47.75 £34.50
% change year-on-year +4.71% +38.41% +64.29%

Magento
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Magento as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Magento in the UK

Magento
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Magento.

Daily rate trend for Magento in the UK

Magento
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Magento over the 6 months to 19 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Magento in the UK

Magento
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Magento.

Hourly rate trend for Magento in the UK

Magento
Hourly Rate Histogram

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Magento over the 6 months to 19 October 2021.

Hourly rate histogram for Magento in the UK

Magento
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Magento within the UK over the 6 months to 19 October 2021. 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
England -165 160 £400 +14.29% 90
UK excluding London -97 94 £400 +33.33% 71
Work from Home -190 73 £425 +21.43% 22
London -180 54 £450 +20.00% 23
South West -20 33 £400 +60.00% 11
North of England -57 28 £350 - 19
North West -39 24 £348 +15.64% 12
South East -89 14 £325 -7.14% 12
East of England - 13 £610 - 6
Midlands -85 6 £315 +0.80% 18
Yorkshire -44 4 £443 +7.27% 5
East Midlands -31 3 - - 12
West Midlands -70 3 £315 +0.80% 6

For the 6 months to 19 October 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Magento also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for Magento.

1 127 (66.15%) E-Commerce
2 74 (38.54%) JavaScript
3 66 (34.38%) PHP
4 61 (31.77%) HTML
5 56 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
6 55 (28.65%) CSS
7 48 (25.00%) Social Skills
8 40 (20.83%) hybris
9 38 (19.79%) Retail
10 36 (18.75%) Git (software)
11 35 (18.23%) Problem-Solving
11 35 (18.23%) React
12 33 (17.19%) Marketing
13 32 (16.67%) Node.js
14 31 (16.15%) Java
14 31 (16.15%) Front End Development
15 30 (15.63%) Shopify
16 27 (14.06%) DevOps
17 26 (13.54%) Sass
18 25 (13.02%) B2B
19 24 (12.50%) HTML5
19 24 (12.50%) AWS
19 24 (12.50%) ES6
20 23 (11.98%) Digital Marketing
20 23 (11.98%) CSS3
21 20 (10.42%) jQuery
21 20 (10.42%) Test Automation
21 20 (10.42%) MySQL
21 20 (10.42%) SAP
21 20 (10.42%) IBM Domino

Magento
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 20 (10.42%) IBM Domino
2 16 (8.33%) CMS
3 13 (6.77%) WebSphere
4 11 (5.73%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (5.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 10 (5.21%) WordPress
6 5 (2.60%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.60%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (2.08%) Apache
8 3 (1.56%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (1.04%) Apache Solr
9 2 (1.04%) EPiServer
9 2 (1.04%) JBoss
9 2 (1.04%) nginx
10 1 (0.52%) Headless CMS
Applications
1 9 (4.69%) InVision
1 9 (4.69%) Sketch
2 8 (4.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.04%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.52%) Adobe XD
4 1 (0.52%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.52%) Marvel
Business Applications
1 30 (15.63%) Shopify
2 10 (5.21%) SAP Hybris
3 3 (1.56%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (1.56%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 3 (1.56%) SAP CRM
3 3 (1.56%) Sprinklr
4 2 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.52%) nopCommerce
5 1 (0.52%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 24 (12.50%) AWS
2 16 (8.33%) Azure
3 10 (5.21%) Serverless
4 9 (4.69%) GitHub
5 8 (4.17%) GCP
6 5 (2.60%) Dynamics 365
6 5 (2.60%) SaaS
7 3 (1.56%) Adobe Analytics
7 3 (1.56%) Azure Event Grid
7 3 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (1.56%) npm
7 3 (1.56%) PaaS
8 2 (1.04%) Attraqt
8 2 (1.04%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (1.04%) AWS Step Functions
8 2 (1.04%) Azure Logic Apps
8 2 (1.04%) Azure Service Bus
8 2 (1.04%) CloudTest
8 2 (1.04%) iPaaS
8 2 (1.04%) SpeedCurve
Communications & Networking
1 19 (9.90%) Internet
2 4 (2.08%) HTTP
3 3 (1.56%) DNS
3 3 (1.56%) FTP
3 3 (1.56%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (10.42%) MySQL
2 5 (2.60%) DB2
2 5 (2.60%) DbVisualizer
3 3 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (1.56%) Redis
4 2 (1.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (1.04%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.52%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 36 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 18 (9.38%) JIRA
3 14 (7.29%) Jenkins
4 13 (6.77%) Grunt
5 10 (5.21%) gulp
6 9 (4.69%) Subversion
7 8 (4.17%) Bitbucket
7 8 (4.17%) Selenium
7 8 (4.17%) webpack
8 7 (3.65%) Cypress.io
8 7 (3.65%) ESLint
9 4 (2.08%) Jasmine
9 4 (2.08%) Karma Test Runner
9 4 (2.08%) REST Assured
10 3 (1.56%) Bower
10 3 (1.56%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.56%) JMeter
10 3 (1.56%) Maven
10 3 (1.56%) WebDriver
11 2 (1.04%) PHPUnit
General
1 48 (25.00%) Social Skills
2 38 (19.79%) Retail
3 33 (17.19%) Marketing
4 10 (5.21%) Finance
5 9 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (4.17%) Manufacturing
7 4 (2.08%) Organisational Skills
8 3 (1.56%) Documentation Skills
8 3 (1.56%) Influencing Skills
9 2 (1.04%) Advertising
9 2 (1.04%) Back Office
9 2 (1.04%) Public Sector
10 1 (0.52%) Electronics
10 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 98 (51.04%) Developer
2 54 (28.13%) Magento Developer
3 28 (14.58%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 14 (7.29%) Analyst
4 14 (7.29%) Architect
4 14 (7.29%) Business Analyst
4 14 (7.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 14 (7.29%) Senior Developer
5 11 (5.73%) Backend Developer
6 10 (5.21%) JavaScript Developer
7 9 (4.69%) E-Commerce Manager
7 9 (4.69%) HTML CSS Developer
7 9 (4.69%) HTML Developer
7 9 (4.69%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 8 (4.17%) Development Manager
8 8 (4.17%) React Developer
8 8 (4.17%) Software Development Manager
8 8 (4.17%) Software Manager
9 6 (3.13%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
9 6 (3.13%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (31.77%) HTML
2 55 (28.65%) CSS
3 35 (18.23%) React
4 32 (16.67%) Node.js
5 26 (13.54%) Sass
6 24 (12.50%) HTML5
7 23 (11.98%) CSS3
8 20 (10.42%) jQuery
9 16 (8.33%) CakePHP
9 16 (8.33%) Redux
10 13 (6.77%) JSON
11 12 (6.25%) Web Services
12 11 (5.73%) KnockoutJS
13 9 (4.69%) Ajax
13 9 (4.69%) AngularJS
13 9 (4.69%) Jest
13 9 (4.69%) Next.js
13 9 (4.69%) RESTful
14 8 (4.17%) SOAP
15 7 (3.65%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.42%) User Experience
2 10 (5.21%) Data Protection Act
3 8 (4.17%) FMCG
4 4 (2.08%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (2.08%) W3C
5 3 (1.56%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (1.56%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.56%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.56%) Public Cloud
5 3 (1.56%) Vector Graphics
6 1 (0.52%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.52%) Legacy Systems
6 1 (0.52%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (7.81%) Linux
2 5 (2.60%) Windows
3 4 (2.08%) Unix
4 3 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.56%) Ubuntu
4 3 (1.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (66.15%) E-Commerce
2 56 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (18.23%) Problem-Solving
4 31 (16.15%) Front End Development
5 27 (14.06%) DevOps
6 25 (13.02%) B2B
7 23 (11.98%) Digital Marketing
8 20 (10.42%) Test Automation
9 19 (9.90%) SEO
10 18 (9.38%) Content Management
11 17 (8.85%) ERP
11 17 (8.85%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (7.81%) Web Development
13 14 (7.29%) CRM
13 14 (7.29%) Unit Testing
13 14 (7.29%) Wireframes
14 13 (6.77%) Scrum
15 11 (5.73%) BDD
15 11 (5.73%) Continuous Integration
15 11 (5.73%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 74 (38.54%) JavaScript
2 66 (34.38%) PHP
3 31 (16.15%) Java
4 24 (12.50%) ES6
5 20 (10.42%) TypeScript
6 16 (8.33%) ES7
7 11 (5.73%) Python
8 10 (5.21%) SQL
9 7 (3.65%) C#
10 6 (3.13%) Go
11 3 (1.56%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.56%) Groovy
11 3 (1.56%) Kotlin
11 3 (1.56%) Ruby
11 3 (1.56%) Scala
12 2 (1.04%) AWK
12 2 (1.04%) Perl
12 2 (1.04%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.52%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (2.08%) Degree
2 1 (0.52%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (10.42%) Accessibility
2 4 (2.08%) GDPR
3 1 (0.52%) QA
System Software
1 11 (5.73%) Docker
2 3 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (2.60%) Grafana
2 4 (2.08%) Terraform
3 3 (1.56%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 40 (20.83%) hybris
2 20 (10.42%) SAP
2 20 (10.42%) Xerox
3 19 (9.90%) Adobe
4 16 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
5 13 (6.77%) MuleSoft
6 12 (6.25%) IBM
7 7 (3.65%) Sitecore
8 6 (3.13%) Microsoft
8 6 (3.13%) Oracle
9 5 (2.60%) Google
9 5 (2.60%) New Relic
10 3 (1.56%) Marketo
10 3 (1.56%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
10 3 (1.56%) VMware
11 2 (1.04%) AppDynamics
11 2 (1.04%) Dell
11 2 (1.04%) Demandware
11 2 (1.04%) HP
11 2 (1.04%) Zend