Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 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
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 597 609 583
Rank change year-on-year +12 -26 +26
Contract jobs citing Magento 305 284 336
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.30% 0.27% 0.29%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.77% 3.24% 3.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 195 213
UK median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% +8.53%
10th Percentile £228 £250 £213
90th Percentile £525 £463 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £325
% change year-on-year -6.67% +15.38% +13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 10
UK median hourly rate - £32.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +30.00% -
UK excluding London 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 with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 8087 8758 9467
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.92% 8.29% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 4767 5218 5284
UK median daily rate £470 £440 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.82% +0.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £306 £300 £275
90th Percentile £650 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +2.94% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 96 141
UK median hourly rate £29.50 £31.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.84% +8.77% -4.20%
10th Percentile £12.43 £10.23 £12.00
90th Percentile £64.67 £99.00 £52.47
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.58 £31.00 £27.47
% change year-on-year -1.37% +12.85% -12.79%

Magento
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Magento in the UK

Magento
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Magento in the UK

Magento
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Magento over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Magento in the UK

Magento
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Magento in the UK

Magento
Top 15 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 18 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
England +47 290 £350 -6.67% 62
UK excluding London +67 176 £350 -6.67% 55
London -42 104 £350 - 8
North of England +96 70 £325 -1.89% 26
North West +66 60 £325 -13.33% 15
South West +31 31 £240 -26.15% 3
South East -3 30 £475 +26.67% 7
Midlands +29 21 £369 -10.61% 17
East of England -30 14 £450 +24.14% 1
West Midlands +34 10 £375 -6.25% 8
Yorkshire +14 10 £325 - 10
East Midlands +14 10 £350 +20.69% 9
Scotland - 6 - -
Northern Ireland - 3 - -
Wales - 1 £275 - 1

For the 6 months to 18 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 with a requirement for Magento.

1 199 (65.25%) PHP
2 182 (59.67%) CSS
3 181 (59.34%) HTML
4 135 (44.26%) JavaScript
4 135 (44.26%) E-Commerce
5 96 (31.48%) Git (software)
6 94 (30.82%) MySQL
7 71 (23.28%) Agile Software Development
8 70 (22.95%) Web Development
9 67 (21.97%) Retail
10 51 (16.72%) CSS3
11 49 (16.07%) HTML5
12 46 (15.08%) OO
13 42 (13.77%) Front End Development
14 41 (13.44%) jQuery
15 38 (12.46%) Sass
16 37 (12.13%) Java
17 36 (11.80%) WordPress
18 35 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
19 32 (10.49%) hybris
20 30 (9.84%) Web Services
20 30 (9.84%) Scrum
21 29 (9.51%) Test Automation
21 29 (9.51%) OO PHP
22 27 (8.85%) SQL
23 25 (8.20%) LESS
24 23 (7.54%) Zend
24 23 (7.54%) LAMP
24 23 (7.54%) MVC
24 23 (7.54%) User Experience

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 36 (11.80%) WordPress
2 22 (7.21%) CMS
2 22 (7.21%) WebSphere
3 21 (6.89%) Drupal
4 13 (4.26%) Apache
5 8 (2.62%) nginx
6 5 (1.64%) Joomla!
7 4 (1.31%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.66%) eZ Publish
9 1 (0.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.33%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.33%) ExpressionEngine
9 1 (0.33%) MQSeries
Applications
1 5 (1.64%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.98%) InVision
3 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.98%) Shopify
2 2 (0.66%) SAP Business One
2 2 (0.66%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.33%) Odoo
3 1 (0.33%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.25%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.31%) GitHub
3 2 (0.66%) Force.com
3 2 (0.66%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.66%) Heroku
4 1 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.33%) npm
4 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.98%) Firewall
2 2 (0.66%) SSL
3 1 (0.33%) HTTP
3 1 (0.33%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.33%) Internet
3 1 (0.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (30.82%) MySQL
2 16 (5.25%) DB2
3 12 (3.93%) DbVisualizer
3 12 (3.93%) NoSQL
4 7 (2.30%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (0.98%) SQL Server
7 2 (0.66%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.33%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.33%) Jackrabbit
8 1 (0.33%) Power BI
8 1 (0.33%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.33%) Redis
8 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.33%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 96 (31.48%) Git (software)
2 21 (6.89%) JIRA
3 20 (6.56%) Grunt
4 17 (5.57%) Jenkins
5 13 (4.26%) Selenium
6 12 (3.93%) Cucumber
6 12 (3.93%) gulp
6 12 (3.93%) WebDriver
7 5 (1.64%) Subversion
7 5 (1.64%) Vagrant
7 5 (1.64%) webpack
8 4 (1.31%) Ant
9 2 (0.66%) Bower
9 2 (0.66%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.33%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.33%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.33%) JUnit
10 1 (0.33%) Mockito
10 1 (0.33%) Travis CI
10 1 (0.33%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 67 (21.97%) Retail
2 15 (4.92%) Marketing
3 7 (2.30%) Advertising
3 7 (2.30%) Finance
4 6 (1.97%) Billing
4 6 (1.97%) Games
5 5 (1.64%) Publishing
6 2 (0.66%) Banking
7 1 (0.33%) Electronics
7 1 (0.33%) Front Office
7 1 (0.33%) Law
7 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 241 (79.02%) Developer
2 192 (62.95%) Magento Developer
3 42 (13.77%) PHP Developer
4 41 (13.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 27 (8.85%) PHP Magento Developer
6 21 (6.89%) Architect
7 17 (5.57%) HTML Developer
7 17 (5.57%) JavaScript Developer
8 16 (5.25%) HTML CSS Developer
9 13 (4.26%) Senior Developer
9 13 (4.26%) Tester
10 12 (3.93%) Automation Tester
11 11 (3.61%) Agile Developer
11 11 (3.61%) AWS Developer
11 11 (3.61%) Node.js Developer
12 9 (2.95%) Senior Magento Developer
12 9 (2.95%) WordPress Developer
13 8 (2.62%) Domain Architect
13 8 (2.62%) E-Commerce Developer
13 8 (2.62%) E-Commerce Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 182 (59.67%) CSS
2 181 (59.34%) HTML
3 51 (16.72%) CSS3
4 49 (16.07%) HTML5
5 41 (13.44%) jQuery
6 38 (12.46%) Sass
7 30 (9.84%) Web Services
8 25 (8.20%) LESS
9 23 (7.54%) LAMP
10 21 (6.89%) AngularJS
11 15 (4.92%) JSON
12 14 (4.59%) React
12 14 (4.59%) RESTful
13 13 (4.26%) Node.js
14 12 (3.93%) Ajax
14 12 (3.93%) Gherkin
14 12 (3.93%) J2EE
14 12 (3.93%) RESTEasy
14 12 (3.93%) XHTML
15 10 (3.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.54%) User Experience
2 19 (6.23%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (2.62%) iPad
3 8 (2.62%) Web 2.0
4 4 (1.31%) Mobile App
5 3 (0.98%) Animation
6 2 (0.66%) Algorithms
6 2 (0.66%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.33%) Blog
7 1 (0.33%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.33%) EPoS
7 1 (0.33%) FMCG
7 1 (0.33%) Marketing Technology
7 1 (0.33%) NHS
7 1 (0.33%) Social Media
7 1 (0.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 20 (6.56%) Unix
2 16 (5.25%) Linux
3 1 (0.33%) HPUX
3 1 (0.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (44.26%) E-Commerce
2 71 (23.28%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (22.95%) Web Development
4 46 (15.08%) OO
5 42 (13.77%) Front End Development
6 35 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
7 30 (9.84%) Scrum
8 29 (9.51%) OO PHP
8 29 (9.51%) Test Automation
9 23 (7.54%) MVC
10 21 (6.89%) TDD
11 20 (6.56%) Open Source
12 19 (6.23%) Software Engineering
13 17 (5.57%) BDD
14 15 (4.92%) Project Management
15 13 (4.26%) Unit Testing
16 12 (3.93%) ERP
16 12 (3.93%) Kanban
16 12 (3.93%) Pair Programming
16 12 (3.93%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 199 (65.25%) PHP
2 135 (44.26%) JavaScript
3 37 (12.13%) Java
4 27 (8.85%) SQL
5 6 (1.97%) Python
6 5 (1.64%) Ruby
7 4 (1.31%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.66%) Apex Code
8 2 (0.66%) C
8 2 (0.66%) PHP 7
8 2 (0.66%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.66%) SOQL
8 2 (0.66%) SOSL
9 1 (0.33%) ES6
9 1 (0.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (1.31%) Degree
2 1 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.98%) QA
2 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.66%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (3.93%) Terraform
2 3 (0.98%) Ansible
2 3 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.98%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (10.49%) hybris
2 23 (7.54%) Zend
3 21 (6.89%) Oracle
4 20 (6.56%) ATG
4 20 (6.56%) IBM
5 17 (5.57%) Demandware
6 11 (3.61%) Intershop
7 7 (2.30%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.31%) Gigya
8 4 (1.31%) Google
8 4 (1.31%) Infor
8 4 (1.31%) SAP
8 4 (1.31%) WooCommerce
8 4 (1.31%) WSO2
9 3 (0.98%) Microsoft
9 3 (0.98%) VMware
10 2 (0.66%) Adobe
11 1 (0.33%) Epicor
11 1 (0.33%) OpenText
11 1 (0.33%) Sitecore