Period
to 30 October 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 30 October 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
30 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 436 593 653
Rank change year-on-year +157 +60 -57
Contract jobs citing Magento 101 228 249
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.31% 0.27% 0.24%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.38% 3.73% 3.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 138 176
Median daily rate £350 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +3.23% +12.32%
10th Percentile £241 £275 £256
90th Percentile £484 £562 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -20.00% +7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +36.36% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £15.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year - +36.36% -

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 2,305 6,117 6,410
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.02% 7.21% 6.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,336 3,669 3,734
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £313
90th Percentile £700 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £465 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -2.11% +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 87 82
Median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +30.00% +0.68%
10th Percentile £21.10 £13.20 £11.29
90th Percentile £62.03 £63.75 £61.13
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year - +60.92% -5.43%

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 30 October 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 30 October 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 +158 85 £363 -9.38% 121
London +160 41 £375 -14.29% 17
UK excluding London +164 35 £300 -20.00% 105
Work from Home -92 34 £350 -6.67% 27
Midlands +87 13 £313 -30.56% 40
West Midlands +68 11 £313 -30.56% 20
North of England +84 7 £325 -7.07% 35
South West +79 5 £250 -25.37% 15
Scotland - 5 £300 - 1
South East +174 4 £250 -44.44% 9
Yorkshire +76 4 £375 +25.00% 8
North West +56 3 £301 -14.14% 25
East Midlands +48 2 £375 +7.14% 20
East of England +42 1 - - 4

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 54 (53.47%) E-Commerce
2 43 (42.57%) HTML
2 43 (42.57%) CSS
3 39 (38.61%) JavaScript
4 36 (35.64%) PHP
5 23 (22.77%) MySQL
6 17 (16.83%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (16.83%) Front End Development
7 15 (14.85%) jQuery
8 14 (13.86%) CMS
8 14 (13.86%) User Experience
9 12 (11.88%) Problem-Solving
9 12 (11.88%) Git (software)
9 12 (11.88%) Linux
10 11 (10.89%) Retail
10 11 (10.89%) KnockoutJS
11 10 (9.90%) Shopify
11 10 (9.90%) AngularJS
11 10 (9.90%) LAMP
11 10 (9.90%) QA
12 9 (8.91%) Java
12 9 (8.91%) Apache
13 8 (7.92%) ERP
13 8 (7.92%) XHTML
13 8 (7.92%) Scrum
13 8 (7.92%) Relational Database
14 7 (6.93%) Open Source
14 7 (6.93%) Vue.js
14 7 (6.93%) TDD
15 6 (5.94%) Games

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 14 (13.86%) CMS
2 9 (8.91%) Apache
3 5 (4.95%) nginx
4 4 (3.96%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.97%) Drupal
5 3 (2.97%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (2.97%) WordPress
6 1 (0.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.99%) CoreMedia CMS
6 1 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.99%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Figma
1 1 (0.99%) MS Visio
1 1 (0.99%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 10 (9.90%) Shopify
2 4 (3.96%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.95%) AWS
2 4 (3.96%) Azure
2 4 (3.96%) SaaS
3 2 (1.98%) Power Platform
4 1 (0.99%) Algolia
4 1 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.99%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (0.99%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.99%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.99%) AWS OpsWorks
4 1 (0.99%) GCP
4 1 (0.99%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.99%) Office 365
4 1 (0.99%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.94%) DNS
1 6 (5.94%) SSL
2 4 (3.96%) HTTP
3 2 (1.98%) FTP
4 1 (0.99%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (22.77%) MySQL
2 8 (7.92%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.95%) Redis
4 2 (1.98%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.98%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.98%) Power BI
5 1 (0.99%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.99%) BigQuery
5 1 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.99%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 12 (11.88%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.97%) Bower
2 3 (2.97%) Grunt
2 3 (2.97%) Jasmine
2 3 (2.97%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (1.98%) JIRA
3 2 (1.98%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.99%) GoCD
4 1 (0.99%) REST Assured
4 1 (0.99%) SoapUI
General
1 11 (10.89%) Retail
2 6 (5.94%) Games
3 3 (2.97%) Marketing
4 2 (1.98%) Back Office
4 2 (1.98%) Public Sector
5 1 (0.99%) French Language
5 1 (0.99%) Law
5 1 (0.99%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 59 (58.42%) Developer
2 50 (49.50%) Magento Developer
3 9 (8.91%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 8 (7.92%) Full Stack Developer
5 6 (5.94%) Architect
5 6 (5.94%) Backend Developer
5 6 (5.94%) Project Manager
6 5 (4.95%) Senior Developer
6 5 (4.95%) Senior Magento Developer
7 4 (3.96%) E-Commerce Manager
7 4 (3.96%) PHP Developer
7 4 (3.96%) Support Engineer
8 3 (2.97%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (2.97%) Digital Project Manager
8 3 (2.97%) E-Commerce Project Manager
8 3 (2.97%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (2.97%) Technical Architect
8 3 (2.97%) Technical Engineer
8 3 (2.97%) Technical Support
8 3 (2.97%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (42.57%) CSS
1 43 (42.57%) HTML
2 15 (14.85%) jQuery
3 11 (10.89%) KnockoutJS
4 10 (9.90%) AngularJS
4 10 (9.90%) LAMP
5 8 (7.92%) XHTML
6 7 (6.93%) Vue.js
7 6 (5.94%) HTML5
7 6 (5.94%) LESS
7 6 (5.94%) Sass
7 6 (5.94%) Web Services
8 5 (4.95%) CSS3
8 5 (4.95%) LEMP Stack
8 5 (4.95%) Node.js
9 4 (3.96%) Laravel
9 4 (3.96%) React
9 4 (3.96%) REST
10 3 (2.97%) Semantic HTML
10 3 (2.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.86%) User Experience
2 5 (4.95%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (3.96%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.96%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (2.97%) Vector Graphics
4 3 (2.97%) W3C
5 2 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.98%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.99%) DataPower
6 1 (0.99%) FMCG
6 1 (0.99%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.88%) Linux
2 3 (2.97%) Unix
3 2 (1.98%) SUSE
4 1 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.99%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (53.47%) E-Commerce
2 17 (16.83%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (16.83%) Front End Development
3 12 (11.88%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (7.92%) ERP
4 8 (7.92%) Scrum
5 7 (6.93%) Open Source
5 7 (6.93%) TDD
6 6 (5.94%) Content Management
6 6 (5.94%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (5.94%) Unit Testing
6 6 (5.94%) Wireframes
7 5 (4.95%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 5 (4.95%) Mentoring
7 5 (4.95%) OO
7 5 (4.95%) OO PHP
7 5 (4.95%) Project Delivery
7 5 (4.95%) Sprint Planning
8 4 (3.96%) Business Case
8 4 (3.96%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 39 (38.61%) JavaScript
2 36 (35.64%) PHP
3 9 (8.91%) Java
4 6 (5.94%) SQL
5 3 (2.97%) Perl
5 3 (2.97%) Python
6 2 (1.98%) ES6
6 2 (1.98%) TypeScript
7 1 (0.99%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (0.99%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.90%) QA
2 3 (2.97%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.98%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (5.94%) Capistrano
2 2 (1.98%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.99%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (5.94%) hybris
2 4 (3.96%) Adobe
2 4 (3.96%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (2.97%) IBM
3 3 (2.97%) Oracle
3 3 (2.97%) Sitecore
3 3 (2.97%) Zend
4 2 (1.98%) Demandware
4 2 (1.98%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.98%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.98%) SAP
5 1 (0.99%) Facebook
5 1 (0.99%) Google
5 1 (0.99%) Infor
5 1 (0.99%) Instagram
5 1 (0.99%) MuleSoft
5 1 (0.99%) WooCommerce
5 1 (0.99%) Xerox