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 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 491 518 485
Rank change year-on-year +27 -33  
Contract jobs citing Magento 119 136 157
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.25% 0.28%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.97% 3.04% 3.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 94 107
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year - +16.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.50 -

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 with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 4009 4473 4731
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.51% 8.29% 8.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2365 2749 2692
Median daily rate £475 £438 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 54 51
Median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.92% +44.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £11.00 £16.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.50 £99.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £35.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -4.28% +52.17%  

Magento
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 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 3 months to 27 June 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 30 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 3 months to 27 June 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
England +2 114 £350 - 82
London -23 42 £338 -3.57% 14
South West +15 17 £325 - 12
South East +10 14 £450 +20.00% 11
North West +13 13 £338 -3.57% 18
West Midlands +28 12 £406 +16.07% 7
Dorset +14 9 £325 +19.26% 7
City of London -3 8 £375 +7.14% 1
Birmingham - 8 £419 - 1
Oxford -3 7 £450 +20.00%
Oxfordshire -6 7 £450 +20.00%
Manchester +4 6 £375 - 10
Merseyside - 6 £300 - 6
Liverpool - 6 £300 - 6
Scotland +38 5 £288 - 1
Berkshire +26 4 £340 -20.00%
Bath - 4 £345 - 1
Somerset - 4 £345 - 1
Yorkshire +25 3 £275 +4.76% 11
Leeds +18 3 £275 -4.34% 3
West Yorkshire +16 3 £275 +22.22% 7
Midlands - 3 £513 - 12
East Midlands -4 2 £400 - 5
Hampshire - 2 £200 - 2
Bournemouth - 2 £288 - 5
Bracknell - 2 £340 -
Glasgow - 2 £288 - 1
Devon -5 1 - -
East of England -5 1 £250 - 2
Buckinghamshire -15 1 £400 +45.45%

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 123 (62.76%) PHP
2 111 (56.63%) HTML
3 109 (55.61%) CSS
4 91 (46.43%) JavaScript
5 86 (43.88%) E-Commerce
6 72 (36.73%) MySQL
7 70 (35.71%) Git (software)
8 59 (30.10%) Agile Software Development
9 45 (22.96%) Retail
10 35 (17.86%) Web Development
10 35 (17.86%) CSS3
11 33 (16.84%) jQuery
11 33 (16.84%) Scrum
12 30 (15.31%) HTML5
12 30 (15.31%) Front End Development
13 29 (14.80%) Sass
14 25 (12.76%) Continuous Integration
14 25 (12.76%) Web Services
14 25 (12.76%) MVC
15 24 (12.24%) Test Automation
15 24 (12.24%) hybris
16 23 (11.73%) WordPress
16 23 (11.73%) LESS
16 23 (11.73%) OO
17 21 (10.71%) AngularJS
18 20 (10.20%) SQL
19 19 (9.69%) Java
19 19 (9.69%) Drupal
20 18 (9.18%) JIRA
21 17 (8.67%) WebSphere

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 23 (11.73%) WordPress
2 19 (9.69%) Drupal
3 17 (8.67%) WebSphere
4 13 (6.63%) CMS
5 10 (5.10%) Apache
6 5 (2.55%) Umbraco
7 4 (2.04%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (1.02%) Kentico
9 1 (0.51%) IIS
9 1 (0.51%) nginx
9 1 (0.51%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.51%) TYPO3
Applications
1 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.51%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.51%) InVision
2 1 (0.51%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.53%) Shopify
2 2 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.02%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.10%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.53%) GitHub
3 2 (1.02%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (1.02%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.02%) Office 365
4 1 (0.51%) AdWords
4 1 (0.51%) Google Tag Manager
4 1 (0.51%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.04%) AMQP
1 4 (2.04%) Internet
2 3 (1.53%) Intranet
3 1 (0.51%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (36.73%) MySQL
2 13 (6.63%) DB2
2 13 (6.63%) DbVisualizer
3 10 (5.10%) NoSQL
4 4 (2.04%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.51%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 70 (35.71%) Git (software)
2 18 (9.18%) JIRA
3 13 (6.63%) Cucumber
3 13 (6.63%) Jenkins
3 13 (6.63%) Selenium
3 13 (6.63%) WebDriver
4 8 (4.08%) Grunt
5 7 (3.57%) Subversion
6 5 (2.55%) gulp
7 4 (2.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (1.53%) webpack
9 2 (1.02%) Bower
9 2 (1.02%) Yeoman
10 1 (0.51%) Appium
10 1 (0.51%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.51%) Visual Studio
General
1 45 (22.96%) Retail
2 13 (6.63%) Games
3 10 (5.10%) Marketing
4 8 (4.08%) Publishing
5 6 (3.06%) Advertising
5 6 (3.06%) Finance
6 3 (1.53%) Electronics
7 1 (0.51%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 152 (77.55%) Developer
2 107 (54.59%) Magento Developer
3 32 (16.33%) PHP Developer
4 17 (8.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 13 (6.63%) Automation Tester
5 13 (6.63%) PHP Magento Developer
5 13 (6.63%) Tester
6 12 (6.12%) Java Automation Tester
7 11 (5.61%) JavaScript Developer
8 10 (5.10%) Agile Developer
8 10 (5.10%) Architect
8 10 (5.10%) AWS Developer
8 10 (5.10%) E-Commerce Developer
8 10 (5.10%) HTML Developer
8 10 (5.10%) Node.js Developer
9 9 (4.59%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (4.08%) E-Commerce Manager
10 8 (4.08%) HTML CSS Developer
11 6 (3.06%) Angular Developer
11 6 (3.06%) E-Commerce Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (56.63%) HTML
2 109 (55.61%) CSS
3 35 (17.86%) CSS3
4 33 (16.84%) jQuery
5 30 (15.31%) HTML5
6 29 (14.80%) Sass
7 25 (12.76%) Web Services
8 23 (11.73%) LESS
9 21 (10.71%) AngularJS
10 14 (7.14%) RESTful
11 13 (6.63%) Gherkin
11 13 (6.63%) LAMP
12 12 (6.12%) RESTEasy
13 11 (5.61%) JSON
14 10 (5.10%) Node.js
15 9 (4.59%) Laravel
15 9 (4.59%) XML
16 7 (3.57%) .NET
17 6 (3.06%) Symfony
18 5 (2.55%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.55%) NHS
3 3 (1.53%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (1.53%) User Experience
4 2 (1.02%) Algorithms
4 2 (1.02%) EPoS
4 2 (1.02%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.02%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.51%) Animation
5 1 (0.51%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.63%) Unix
2 12 (6.12%) Linux
3 1 (0.51%) Android
3 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (43.88%) E-Commerce
2 59 (30.10%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (17.86%) Web Development
4 33 (16.84%) Scrum
5 30 (15.31%) Front End Development
6 25 (12.76%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (12.76%) MVC
7 24 (12.24%) Test Automation
8 23 (11.73%) OO
9 14 (7.14%) BDD
9 14 (7.14%) Kanban
9 14 (7.14%) TDD
10 13 (6.63%) Scenario Testing
10 13 (6.63%) System Testing
11 12 (6.12%) OOP
12 11 (5.61%) Open Source
12 11 (5.61%) Software Engineering
12 11 (5.61%) Unit Testing
13 10 (5.10%) API Development
13 10 (5.10%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 123 (62.76%) PHP
2 91 (46.43%) JavaScript
3 20 (10.20%) SQL
4 19 (9.69%) Java
5 4 (2.04%) C#
5 4 (2.04%) Ruby
6 2 (1.02%) Python
7 1 (0.51%) PHP 7
7 1 (0.51%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (3.06%) Degree
2 1 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.53%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (5.10%) Terraform
Vendors
1 24 (12.24%) hybris
2 13 (6.63%) IBM
3 12 (6.12%) Oracle
4 9 (4.59%) Zend
5 6 (3.06%) ATG
5 6 (3.06%) Microsoft
6 5 (2.55%) Demandware
6 5 (2.55%) Sitecore
7 4 (2.04%) Google
7 4 (2.04%) Infor
8 2 (1.02%) Gigya
8 2 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.51%) Adobe
9 1 (0.51%) Rackspace
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