Period
to 21 July 2019

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 21 July 2019 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
21 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 655 641 638
Rank change year-on-year -14 -3 -3
Contract jobs citing Magento 195 258 225
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.25% 0.23%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.05% 3.75% 2.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 188 152
UK median daily rate £400 £400 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.11% -0.71%
10th Percentile £243 £268 £263
90th Percentile £550 £525 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
UK median hourly rate £52.50 £11.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +377.27% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £11.00 -
% change year-on-year +377.27% - -

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 6,388 6,883 7,886
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.91% 6.61% 8.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,849 4,015 4,547
UK median daily rate £484 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.89% +5.56% +4.65%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £303
90th Percentile £669 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £465 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +3.33% +2.86% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 109 117
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.00% -24.24% -5.71%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.00 £13.15
90th Percentile £63.75 £50.25 £62.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.96 £35.00
% change year-on-year +59.42% -37.27% -

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 21 July 2019.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Magento over the 6 months to 21 July 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 21 July 2019. 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 +7 190 £400 - 177
UK excluding London -9 124 £400 +6.67% 163
London +32 70 £413 +3.13% 23
East of England +24 42 £450 +10.77% 13
North of England +8 33 £350 +7.69% 74
North West +22 28 £400 +9.59% 42
Midlands +23 25 £400 -5.88% 16
West Midlands +28 21 £400 -3.03% 10
South West -26 13 £343 +14.17% 33
South East -16 7 £400 - 18
Scotland +32 4 £300 +15.38% 2
East Midlands +17 4 £350 -21.35% 6
Yorkshire +13 4 £300 -5.51% 27
North East +22 1 £300 +46.34% 5

For the 6 months to 21 July 2019, 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.

1 125 (64.10%) E-Commerce
2 109 (55.90%) JavaScript
3 98 (50.26%) HTML
4 97 (49.74%) CSS
5 86 (44.10%) PHP
6 59 (30.26%) Git (software)
7 58 (29.74%) Java
8 57 (29.23%) Agile Software Development
9 51 (26.15%) WebSphere
10 49 (25.13%) Retail
11 44 (22.56%) Front End Development
12 43 (22.05%) Sass
12 43 (22.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 41 (21.03%) jQuery
14 40 (20.51%) CMS
15 38 (19.49%) React
16 37 (18.97%) AngularJS
17 36 (18.46%) Grunt
17 36 (18.46%) hybris
17 36 (18.46%) MySQL
18 35 (17.95%) IBM
18 35 (17.95%) Wireframes
19 32 (16.41%) Problem-Solving
19 32 (16.41%) TDD
19 32 (16.41%) User Experience
20 31 (15.90%) Games
20 31 (15.90%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
21 29 (14.87%) XHTML
22 28 (14.36%) Unit Testing
23 27 (13.85%) Bower

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 51 (26.15%) WebSphere
2 40 (20.51%) CMS
3 20 (10.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 18 (9.23%) Drupal
4 18 (9.23%) WordPress
5 16 (8.21%) Sitecore CMS
6 8 (4.10%) Apache
7 5 (2.56%) Apache Solr
7 5 (2.56%) CoreMedia CMS
8 4 (2.05%) Confluence
8 4 (2.05%) Umbraco
9 3 (1.54%) IIS
10 2 (1.03%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.51%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.51%) Headless CMS
11 1 (0.51%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (4.62%) Photoshop
2 7 (3.59%) Sketch
3 3 (1.54%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 16 (8.21%) Shopify
2 8 (4.10%) SAP Hybris
3 5 (2.56%) Fredhopper
4 4 (2.05%) Payment Gateway
5 3 (1.54%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (1.03%) NetSuite
6 2 (1.03%) OpenCart
6 2 (1.03%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
7 1 (0.51%) JDE OneWorld
7 1 (0.51%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.08%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (3.08%) npm
4 5 (2.56%) Algolia
4 5 (2.56%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (2.56%) Serverless
5 4 (2.05%) Force.com
6 1 (0.51%) Amazon ECS
6 1 (0.51%) Amazon EKS
6 1 (0.51%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.51%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.05%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (18.46%) MySQL
2 7 (3.59%) NoSQL
3 6 (3.08%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.05%) DB2
4 4 (2.05%) DbVisualizer
4 4 (2.05%) MongoDB
4 4 (2.05%) Redis
5 2 (1.03%) Apache Ignite
5 2 (1.03%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 59 (30.26%) Git (software)
2 36 (18.46%) Grunt
3 27 (13.85%) Bower
4 25 (12.82%) JIRA
5 24 (12.31%) Jasmine
6 21 (10.77%) Karma Test Runner
7 11 (5.64%) Jenkins
7 11 (5.64%) Selenium
8 9 (4.62%) Cucumber
8 9 (4.62%) Subversion
9 6 (3.08%) JUnit
9 6 (3.08%) Mockito
10 5 (2.56%) git-flow
11 4 (2.05%) GoCD
11 4 (2.05%) QUnit
11 4 (2.05%) SonarQube
11 4 (2.05%) Vagrant
11 4 (2.05%) WebDriver
12 3 (1.54%) Mercurial
12 3 (1.54%) SoapUI
General
1 49 (25.13%) Retail
2 31 (15.90%) Games
3 13 (6.67%) Marketing
4 7 (3.59%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.03%) Advertising
6 1 (0.51%) Finance
6 1 (0.51%) Law
6 1 (0.51%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 141 (72.31%) Developer
2 86 (44.10%) Magento Developer
3 43 (22.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 16 (8.21%) React Developer
5 15 (7.69%) PHP Developer
6 11 (5.64%) PHP Magento Developer
7 7 (3.59%) Analyst
7 7 (3.59%) Business Analyst
7 7 (3.59%) Consultant
8 6 (3.08%) Full Stack Developer
8 6 (3.08%) Java Developer
8 6 (3.08%) Lead Developer
9 5 (2.56%) Administrator
9 5 (2.56%) E-Commerce Administrator
9 5 (2.56%) E-Commerce Analyst
9 5 (2.56%) E-Commerce Developer
9 5 (2.56%) HTML Developer
9 5 (2.56%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (2.56%) Web Administrator
9 5 (2.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (50.26%) HTML
2 97 (49.74%) CSS
3 43 (22.05%) Sass
3 43 (22.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 41 (21.03%) jQuery
5 38 (19.49%) React
6 37 (18.97%) AngularJS
7 29 (14.87%) XHTML
8 26 (13.33%) LESS
9 20 (10.26%) Semantic HTML
10 19 (9.74%) JSP
11 17 (8.72%) LAMP
12 16 (8.21%) CSS3
12 16 (8.21%) Dojo
13 15 (7.69%) HTML5
13 15 (7.69%) Node.js
14 13 (6.67%) .NET
14 13 (6.67%) Web Services
15 12 (6.15%) Vue.js
16 11 (5.64%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 32 (16.41%) User Experience
2 27 (13.85%) Vector Graphics
3 21 (10.77%) W3C
4 7 (3.59%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.56%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.54%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.54%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.03%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.51%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.51%) FMCG
9 1 (0.51%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (7.18%) Linux
2 7 (3.59%) Windows
3 6 (3.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (64.10%) E-Commerce
2 57 (29.23%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (22.56%) Front End Development
4 35 (17.95%) Wireframes
5 32 (16.41%) Problem-Solving
5 32 (16.41%) TDD
6 31 (15.90%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 28 (14.36%) Unit Testing
8 25 (12.82%) BDD
8 25 (12.82%) OO
9 21 (10.77%) Sprint Planning
10 20 (10.26%) Responsive Web Design
11 17 (8.72%) MVC
11 17 (8.72%) Web Development
12 16 (8.21%) DevOps
13 15 (7.69%) Scrum
14 14 (7.18%) Test Automation
15 12 (6.15%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (6.15%) OO PHP
16 9 (4.62%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 109 (55.90%) JavaScript
2 86 (44.10%) PHP
3 58 (29.74%) Java
4 13 (6.67%) SQL
5 7 (3.59%) Bash Shell
5 7 (3.59%) Perl
5 7 (3.59%) PowerShell
5 7 (3.59%) Python
5 7 (3.59%) Ruby
6 5 (2.56%) C#
7 4 (2.05%) ES6
7 4 (2.05%) TypeScript
8 3 (1.54%) C++
9 2 (1.03%) Java 8
9 2 (1.03%) PHP 7
10 1 (0.51%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (1.54%) Degree
2 2 (1.03%) TOGAF Certification
3 1 (0.51%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.51%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.56%) QA
2 1 (0.51%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (3.59%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (3.59%) Terraform
2 2 (1.03%) Ansible
2 2 (1.03%) MOM
3 1 (0.51%) Puppet
Vendors
1 36 (18.46%) hybris
2 35 (17.95%) IBM
3 16 (8.21%) Sitecore
4 14 (7.18%) Adobe
5 13 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
6 12 (6.15%) Zend
7 9 (4.62%) SAP
8 6 (3.08%) Elastic Path
8 6 (3.08%) Google
9 4 (2.05%) Oracle
9 4 (2.05%) WooCommerce
10 3 (1.54%) Microsoft
10 3 (1.54%) MuleSoft
11 2 (1.03%) ATG
11 2 (1.03%) Demandware
11 2 (1.03%) Sparx
12 1 (0.51%) Dell
12 1 (0.51%) Marketo
12 1 (0.51%) Xerox