Period
to 16 May 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 16 May 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
16 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 488 483 646
Rank change year-on-year -5 +163 -43
Contract jobs citing Magento 173 158 210
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.30% 0.32% 0.23%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.63% 4.17% 3.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 88 120
10th Percentile £225 £250 £224
25th Percentile £300 £305 £311
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £436 £400 £375
Median % change year-on-year +9.06% +6.67% -3.23%
75th Percentile £534 £491 £475
90th Percentile £641 £556 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
10th Percentile " " £46.25
25th Percentile £42.50 " £48.13
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £52.50
75th Percentile £47.50 " £61.25
90th Percentile " " £65.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - £52.50

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 3,733 3,787 6,125
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.57% 7.59% 6.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,185 2,339 3,760
10th Percentile £313 £325 £315
25th Percentile £401 £413 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £500 £475
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% +0.53%
75th Percentile £600 £610 £575
90th Percentile £700 £706 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £463
% change year-on-year - +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 54 74
10th Percentile £13.50 £13.06 £11.25
25th Percentile £17.75 £18.25 £14.31
Median hourly rate £37.50 £27.75 £33.71
Median % change year-on-year +35.14% -17.68% +50.09%
75th Percentile £61.94 £47.00 £57.50
90th Percentile £68.00 £52.63 £64.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -16.67% -20.00% +87.50%

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 16 May 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
Top 14 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 16 May 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 +15 162 £436 +9.06% 144
UK excluding London +50 108 £400 +10.34% 118
Work from Home -196 71 £315 -21.25% 34
London -43 41 £475 +11.76% 26
East of England +36 34 - - 6
South West +58 32 £450 +44.00% 21
North of England +18 20 £300 -17.24% 50
North West +13 18 £263 -19.23% 29
Midlands +6 12 £315 -30.00% 30
South East +24 9 £300 +50.00% 8
West Midlands -1 7 £315 -18.71% 17
East Midlands +20 5 £200 -65.22% 13
Yorkshire +21 2 £430 -0.29% 15
Scotland -18 1 £250 -13.04% 2

For the 6 months to 16 May 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.

1 131 (75.72%) E-Commerce
2 73 (42.20%) PHP
3 71 (41.04%) JavaScript
4 65 (37.57%) HTML
5 62 (35.84%) CSS
6 49 (28.32%) Agile Software Development
7 45 (26.01%) Social Skills
8 44 (25.43%) Retail
8 44 (25.43%) hybris
9 37 (21.39%) Git (software)
9 37 (21.39%) MySQL
10 32 (18.50%) Java
11 31 (17.92%) Problem-Solving
12 27 (15.61%) Xerox
12 27 (15.61%) IBM Domino
12 27 (15.61%) WebSphere
13 25 (14.45%) JIRA
14 24 (13.87%) SQL
15 23 (13.29%) AWS
16 22 (12.72%) Oracle
17 21 (12.14%) jQuery
18 20 (11.56%) Sass
18 20 (11.56%) Shopify
18 20 (11.56%) Salesforce.com
19 19 (10.98%) IBM
19 19 (10.98%) SAP
20 18 (10.40%) Node.js
20 18 (10.40%) Front End Development
20 18 (10.40%) User Experience
21 17 (9.83%) DevOps

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 27 (15.61%) IBM Domino
1 27 (15.61%) WebSphere
2 14 (8.09%) CMS
3 12 (6.94%) Apache
4 10 (5.78%) Tomcat
4 10 (5.78%) WebSphere Application Server
4 10 (5.78%) WordPress
5 7 (4.05%) Apache ServiceMix
6 4 (2.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 4 (2.31%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (1.73%) Apache Solr
7 3 (1.73%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.73%) JBoss
7 3 (1.73%) nginx
8 2 (1.16%) Confluence
8 2 (1.16%) Drupal
9 1 (0.58%) Headless CMS
9 1 (0.58%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (4.05%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.47%) Sketch
3 4 (2.31%) InVision
3 4 (2.31%) Photoshop
4 3 (1.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.58%) Adobe XD
5 1 (0.58%) Marvel
Business Applications
1 20 (11.56%) Shopify
2 15 (8.67%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.58%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (13.29%) AWS
2 17 (9.83%) Azure
3 11 (6.36%) GCP
4 9 (5.20%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (4.62%) AWS Lambda
5 8 (4.62%) Serverless
6 5 (2.89%) GitHub
7 4 (2.31%) Attraqt
7 4 (2.31%) SaaS
8 3 (1.73%) SpeedCurve
9 2 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (1.16%) Amazon S3
9 2 (1.16%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (1.16%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (1.16%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.58%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.58%) Google Tag Manager
10 1 (0.58%) PaaS
10 1 (0.58%) Route 53
10 1 (0.58%) ZenHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.94%) HTTP
2 9 (5.20%) DNS
3 8 (4.62%) SSL
4 7 (4.05%) Firewall
4 7 (4.05%) FTP
4 7 (4.05%) SSH
5 6 (3.47%) Internet
6 1 (0.58%) Intranet
6 1 (0.58%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (21.39%) MySQL
2 9 (5.20%) DB2
2 9 (5.20%) DbVisualizer
3 4 (2.31%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.16%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (1.16%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.16%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.58%) Amazon Aurora
5 1 (0.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.58%) Bigtable
5 1 (0.58%) Redis
5 1 (0.58%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 37 (21.39%) Git (software)
2 25 (14.45%) JIRA
3 17 (9.83%) Jenkins
4 9 (5.20%) REST Assured
5 8 (4.62%) Grunt
5 8 (4.62%) gulp
6 7 (4.05%) Selenium
7 6 (3.47%) Cucumber
7 6 (3.47%) WebDriver
8 4 (2.31%) Cypress.io
8 4 (2.31%) ESLint
8 4 (2.31%) JMeter
8 4 (2.31%) Subversion
8 4 (2.31%) webpack
9 3 (1.73%) Bitbucket
9 3 (1.73%) Jasmine
9 3 (1.73%) Karma Test Runner
9 3 (1.73%) SoapUI
9 3 (1.73%) Vagrant
9 3 (1.73%) WebPageTest
General
1 45 (26.01%) Social Skills
2 44 (25.43%) Retail
3 14 (8.09%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (8.09%) Marketing
4 8 (4.62%) Manufacturing
5 7 (4.05%) Organisational Skills
5 7 (4.05%) Presentation Skills
6 6 (3.47%) Games
7 4 (2.31%) Publishing
8 2 (1.16%) Finance
9 1 (0.58%) Advertising
9 1 (0.58%) Back Office
9 1 (0.58%) Documentation Skills
9 1 (0.58%) Law
9 1 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 78 (45.09%) Developer
2 57 (32.95%) Magento Developer
3 20 (11.56%) Architect
4 18 (10.40%) Analyst
5 17 (9.83%) Business Analyst
5 17 (9.83%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 13 (7.51%) Senior Developer
7 12 (6.94%) HTML CSS Developer
7 12 (6.94%) HTML Developer
7 12 (6.94%) JavaScript Developer
8 10 (5.78%) E-Commerce Manager
9 9 (5.20%) PHP Developer
9 9 (5.20%) Technical Architect
10 8 (4.62%) Project Manager
10 8 (4.62%) Senior Magento Developer
11 7 (4.05%) DevOps Engineer
11 7 (4.05%) E-Commerce Analyst
11 7 (4.05%) E-Commerce Architect
11 7 (4.05%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
12 6 (3.47%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (37.57%) HTML
2 62 (35.84%) CSS
3 21 (12.14%) jQuery
4 20 (11.56%) Sass
5 18 (10.40%) Node.js
6 16 (9.25%) CSS3
6 16 (9.25%) HTML5
7 15 (8.67%) KnockoutJS
7 15 (8.67%) Web Services
8 14 (8.09%) React
9 9 (5.20%) LAMP
9 9 (5.20%) LESS
9 9 (5.20%) RESTful
10 8 (4.62%) XHTML
11 7 (4.05%) Laravel
11 7 (4.05%) Redux
11 7 (4.05%) Symfony
11 7 (4.05%) Vue.js
11 7 (4.05%) WebSphere MQ
11 7 (4.05%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.40%) User Experience
2 7 (4.05%) Clustering
2 7 (4.05%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.89%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (2.31%) FMCG
5 3 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.73%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.73%) W3C
6 2 (1.16%) Enterprise Cloud
6 2 (1.16%) Social Media
6 2 (1.16%) Vector Graphics
7 1 (0.58%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (0.58%) Blog
7 1 (0.58%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.58%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.58%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.58%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.58%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.58%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.94%) Linux
2 10 (5.78%) Unix
3 1 (0.58%) SUSE
3 1 (0.58%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (75.72%) E-Commerce
2 49 (28.32%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (17.92%) Problem-Solving
4 18 (10.40%) Front End Development
5 17 (9.83%) DevOps
5 17 (9.83%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (9.25%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (8.67%) OO
8 14 (8.09%) OOP
9 13 (7.51%) B2B
9 13 (7.51%) Test Automation
9 13 (7.51%) Time Management
10 12 (6.94%) Acceptance Criteria
10 12 (6.94%) Business Case
10 12 (6.94%) Scrum
10 12 (6.94%) SEO
11 11 (6.36%) B2C
11 11 (6.36%) User Stories
12 10 (5.78%) Performance Monitoring
12 10 (5.78%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 73 (42.20%) PHP
2 71 (41.04%) JavaScript
3 32 (18.50%) Java
4 24 (13.87%) SQL
5 13 (7.51%) ES6
6 12 (6.94%) TypeScript
7 11 (6.36%) Python
8 9 (5.20%) Bash Shell
9 8 (4.62%) Go
9 8 (4.62%) Shell Script
10 6 (3.47%) ES7
11 5 (2.89%) C#
12 4 (2.31%) Perl
12 4 (2.31%) PHP 7
13 3 (1.73%) AWK
14 1 (0.58%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.58%) Groovy
14 1 (0.58%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.58%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (2.31%) Degree
2 2 (1.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.58%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.31%) QA
2 2 (1.16%) GDPR
System Software
1 12 (6.94%) Docker
2 7 (4.05%) Postfix
2 7 (4.05%) qmail
2 7 (4.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (6.36%) Kubernetes
2 9 (5.20%) Terraform
3 3 (1.73%) Grafana
4 1 (0.58%) Ansible
4 1 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.58%) Puppet
4 1 (0.58%) Salt
Vendors
1 44 (25.43%) hybris
2 27 (15.61%) Xerox
3 22 (12.72%) Oracle
4 20 (11.56%) Salesforce.com
5 19 (10.98%) IBM
5 19 (10.98%) SAP
6 13 (7.51%) MuleSoft
6 13 (7.51%) Sitecore
7 11 (6.36%) Microsoft
8 10 (5.78%) Dynatrace
8 10 (5.78%) New Relic
9 8 (4.62%) Adobe
9 8 (4.62%) Google
9 8 (4.62%) Zend
10 7 (4.05%) VMware
11 3 (1.73%) AppDynamics
11 3 (1.73%) ATG
12 2 (1.16%) Demandware
12 2 (1.16%) Intershop
12 2 (1.16%) WooCommerce