Period
to 7 April 2020

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 7 April 2020 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
7 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 479 674 593
Rank change year-on-year +195 -81 +84
Contract jobs citing Magento 200 205 304
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.33% 0.21% 0.30%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.40% 3.14% 4.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 124 226
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £250 £216 £225
90th Percentile £556 £534 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £52.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £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 4,545 6,536 7,328
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.48% 6.74% 7.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,698 3,926 4,297
Median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £313
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £460 £450
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 93 95
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +42.86% -25.76%
10th Percentile £15.48 £11.25 £9.98
90th Percentile £48.58 £64.55 £52.25
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year - +75.00% -37.45%

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 7 April 2020.

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 7 April 2020. 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 +184 193 £375 - 83
UK excluding London +143 127 £350 -6.67% 68
London +112 60 £400 - 18
North of England +81 45 £350 - 31
East of England +42 35 £400 -11.11% 9
North West +40 28 £325 -13.33% 18
South East +111 22 £290 -22.15% 5
Yorkshire +64 17 £363 +28.89% 11
South West +49 17 £313 +108.33% 10
Work from Home +14 17 £350 +27.27% 11
Midlands +59 8 £450 +33.33% 10
West Midlands +52 5 £388 +12.73% 9
East Midlands +32 3 £450 +50.00% 1
Scotland +29 1 £350 +24.44% 3

For the 6 months to 7 April 2020, 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.

1 104 (52.00%) E-Commerce
2 88 (44.00%) PHP
3 87 (43.50%) HTML
4 86 (43.00%) JavaScript
5 81 (40.50%) CSS
6 43 (21.50%) Agile Software Development
7 41 (20.50%) MySQL
8 33 (16.50%) User Experience
9 31 (15.50%) Node.js
10 30 (15.00%) hybris
11 29 (14.50%) Shopify
12 28 (14.00%) XHTML
13 27 (13.50%) AngularJS
13 27 (13.50%) Continuous Integration
13 27 (13.50%) Front End Development
13 27 (13.50%) Problem-Solving
14 26 (13.00%) HTML5
15 25 (12.50%) jQuery
15 25 (12.50%) LAMP
15 25 (12.50%) React
16 24 (12.00%) Java
16 24 (12.00%) CSS3
17 23 (11.50%) Git (software)
17 23 (11.50%) Linux
18 22 (11.00%) OO
18 22 (11.00%) Games
18 22 (11.00%) CMS
18 22 (11.00%) WebSphere
18 22 (11.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 21 (10.50%) Sass

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 22 (11.00%) CMS
1 22 (11.00%) WebSphere
2 12 (6.00%) Apache
3 9 (4.50%) Drupal
3 9 (4.50%) WordPress
4 7 (3.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 7 (3.50%) Sitecore CMS
5 6 (3.00%) nginx
6 4 (2.00%) Confluence
7 3 (1.50%) Umbraco
8 2 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.50%) Kentico
9 1 (0.50%) Red Hat Fuse
Applications
1 18 (9.00%) Photoshop
2 17 (8.50%) Sketch
3 5 (2.50%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 29 (14.50%) Shopify
2 8 (4.00%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (1.00%) NetSuite
3 2 (1.00%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (1.00%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.50%) Sage 1000
4 1 (0.50%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.00%) Dynamics 365
1 4 (2.00%) Oracle CX
2 3 (1.50%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 2 (1.00%) Azure
3 2 (1.00%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.50%) AWS
4 1 (0.50%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.50%) GCP
4 1 (0.50%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.50%) npm
4 1 (0.50%) Office 365
4 1 (0.50%) PaaS
4 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.50%) HTTP
2 3 (1.50%) SSL
3 2 (1.00%) DNS
3 2 (1.00%) Internet
4 1 (0.50%) Firewall
4 1 (0.50%) LAN
4 1 (0.50%) Skype
4 1 (0.50%) SSH
4 1 (0.50%) VPN
4 1 (0.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (20.50%) MySQL
2 10 (5.00%) Relational Database
2 10 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.50%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.00%) Redis
5 1 (0.50%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.50%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 23 (11.50%) Git (software)
2 19 (9.50%) JIRA
3 17 (8.50%) Grunt
4 15 (7.50%) Jasmine
5 14 (7.00%) Karma Test Runner
6 6 (3.00%) Vagrant
7 4 (2.00%) PHPUnit
8 3 (1.50%) Bower
8 3 (1.50%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.00%) Gradle
9 2 (1.00%) gulp
9 2 (1.00%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.00%) Maven
9 2 (1.00%) Travis CI
10 1 (0.50%) Babel
10 1 (0.50%) ESLint
10 1 (0.50%) Selenium
10 1 (0.50%) Subversion
10 1 (0.50%) webpack
General
1 22 (11.00%) Games
2 18 (9.00%) Retail
3 6 (3.00%) Marketing
4 5 (2.50%) Finance
4 5 (2.50%) Publishing
5 4 (2.00%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.50%) Law
7 2 (1.00%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.50%) Automotive
8 1 (0.50%) Billing
Job Titles
1 136 (68.00%) Developer
2 90 (45.00%) Magento Developer
3 30 (15.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 16 (8.00%) PHP Developer
5 14 (7.00%) Project Manager
5 14 (7.00%) React Developer
6 12 (6.00%) Architect
7 10 (5.00%) Analyst
7 10 (5.00%) E-Commerce Manager
8 9 (4.50%) Lead Developer
9 8 (4.00%) Business Analyst
9 8 (4.00%) E-Commerce Project Manager
10 7 (3.50%) E-Commerce Analyst
10 7 (3.50%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
10 7 (3.50%) IT Manager
10 7 (3.50%) PHP Magento Developer
11 6 (3.00%) IT Project Manager
11 6 (3.00%) Senior Developer
11 6 (3.00%) Technical Architect
12 5 (2.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (43.50%) HTML
2 81 (40.50%) CSS
3 31 (15.50%) Node.js
4 28 (14.00%) XHTML
5 27 (13.50%) AngularJS
6 26 (13.00%) HTML5
7 25 (12.50%) jQuery
7 25 (12.50%) LAMP
7 25 (12.50%) React
8 24 (12.00%) CSS3
9 22 (11.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 21 (10.50%) Sass
11 19 (9.50%) Vue.js
11 19 (9.50%) Web Services
12 16 (8.00%) REST
13 14 (7.00%) Semantic HTML
14 11 (5.50%) .NET
14 11 (5.50%) JSP
14 11 (5.50%) JSTL
15 10 (5.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 33 (16.50%) User Experience
2 16 (8.00%) W3C
3 7 (3.50%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.50%) Social Media
5 3 (1.50%) Vector Graphics
6 2 (1.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.00%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.50%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (0.50%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.50%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.50%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 23 (11.50%) Linux
2 2 (1.00%) SUSE
2 2 (1.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (52.00%) E-Commerce
2 43 (21.50%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (13.50%) Continuous Integration
3 27 (13.50%) Front End Development
3 27 (13.50%) Problem-Solving
4 22 (11.00%) OO
5 21 (10.50%) Migration
6 20 (10.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 20 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 19 (9.50%) Sprint Planning
8 18 (9.00%) Wireframes
9 16 (8.00%) OO PHP
10 15 (7.50%) MVC
10 15 (7.50%) Web Development
11 14 (7.00%) Mentoring
11 14 (7.00%) TDD
12 13 (6.50%) B2B
12 13 (6.50%) Project Management
13 10 (5.00%) CRM
14 7 (3.50%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 88 (44.00%) PHP
2 86 (43.00%) JavaScript
3 24 (12.00%) Java
4 13 (6.50%) TypeScript
5 8 (4.00%) ES6
6 6 (3.00%) C#
7 3 (1.50%) Python
7 3 (1.50%) SQL
8 2 (1.00%) SOQL
8 2 (1.00%) VBA
9 1 (0.50%) ES7
9 1 (0.50%) PHP 7
9 1 (0.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (2.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.00%) QA
2 2 (1.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.00%) SLA
3 1 (0.50%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.50%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (2.00%) Docker
2 1 (0.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.50%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (1.50%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.50%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.50%) Plesk
2 1 (0.50%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 30 (15.00%) hybris
2 18 (9.00%) IBM
3 15 (7.50%) Zend
4 13 (6.50%) Adobe
4 13 (6.50%) Salesforce.com
4 13 (6.50%) SAP
5 8 (4.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (3.50%) Oracle
6 7 (3.50%) Sitecore
7 6 (3.00%) Demandware
7 6 (3.00%) Google
8 5 (2.50%) Ariba
9 4 (2.00%) WooCommerce
10 3 (1.50%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.00%) Dell
11 2 (1.00%) Zuora
12 1 (0.50%) Adyen
12 1 (0.50%) MuleSoft
12 1 (0.50%) PayPal
12 1 (0.50%) Zerto