Period
to 25 January 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 25 January 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
25 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 534 645 580
Rank change year-on-year +111 -65 +48
Contract jobs citing Magento 215 254 317
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.30% 0.26% 0.32%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.12% 3.94% 4.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 141 209
UK median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £263 £225
90th Percentile £556 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
UK median hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 - -

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 5,213 6,441 7,874
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.28% 6.47% 7.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,106 3,770 4,741
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £315 £313 £310
90th Percentile £675 £663 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 85 70
UK median hourly rate £26.75 £35.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.57% +55.56% -
10th Percentile £14.45 £11.50 £10.48
90th Percentile £53.75 £69.90 £48.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £34.36 £22.50
% change year-on-year +1.88% +52.69% -10.00%

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 25 January 2020.

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 13 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 25 January 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 +96 208 £375 - 143
UK excluding London +70 135 £350 - 117
London +89 67 £400 -11.11% 30
North of England +33 45 £350 +7.69% 51
East of England +56 39 £538 +16.22% 12
North West +31 36 £338 -10.00% 32
South West +29 25 £313 +4.17% 14
South East +56 20 £438 +29.63% 21
Yorkshire +35 9 £356 +18.75% 12
Midlands +35 6 £325 -7.14% 15
West Midlands +32 4 £388 +6.90% 3
East Midlands +20 2 £263 -25.00% 12
Scotland +21 1 £350 +21.74% 4

For the 6 months to 25 January 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.

1 120 (55.81%) E-Commerce
2 103 (47.91%) JavaScript
3 102 (47.44%) PHP
4 99 (46.05%) HTML
5 98 (45.58%) CSS
6 53 (24.65%) Agile Software Development
7 42 (19.53%) MySQL
8 36 (16.74%) AngularJS
8 36 (16.74%) User Experience
9 35 (16.28%) Front End Development
9 35 (16.28%) hybris
9 35 (16.28%) XHTML
10 34 (15.81%) React
11 32 (14.88%) CMS
11 32 (14.88%) Sass
11 32 (14.88%) jQuery
12 31 (14.42%) Shopify
12 31 (14.42%) Java
12 31 (14.42%) Problem-Solving
13 30 (13.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 30 (13.95%) Node.js
13 30 (13.95%) Git (software)
14 29 (13.49%) Retail
15 27 (12.56%) Games
15 27 (12.56%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
16 26 (12.09%) Sprint Planning
16 26 (12.09%) IBM
16 26 (12.09%) Continuous Integration
16 26 (12.09%) WebSphere
17 25 (11.63%) Unit Testing

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 32 (14.88%) CMS
2 26 (12.09%) WebSphere
3 12 (5.58%) Apache
4 11 (5.12%) Drupal
4 11 (5.12%) Sitecore CMS
4 11 (5.12%) WordPress
5 6 (2.79%) nginx
6 5 (2.33%) Confluence
7 4 (1.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (0.93%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.47%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.47%) Kentico
9 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (8.37%) Photoshop
2 17 (7.91%) Sketch
3 4 (1.86%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.47%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 31 (14.42%) Shopify
2 5 (2.33%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.93%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.93%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.93%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.47%) Odoo
4 1 (0.47%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.47%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.86%) Oracle CX
2 3 (1.40%) AWS
2 3 (1.40%) Dynamics 365
2 3 (1.40%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.93%) Adobe Analytics
3 2 (0.93%) GitHub
3 2 (0.93%) Office 365
4 1 (0.47%) Asana
4 1 (0.47%) Azure
4 1 (0.47%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.47%) GCP
4 1 (0.47%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.47%) Google Tag Manager
4 1 (0.47%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.47%) npm
4 1 (0.47%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.12%) HTTP
2 5 (2.33%) Skype
3 3 (1.40%) LAN
3 3 (1.40%) WAN
4 1 (0.47%) DHCP
4 1 (0.47%) DNS
4 1 (0.47%) Firewall
4 1 (0.47%) Internet
4 1 (0.47%) SSL
4 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.47%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (19.53%) MySQL
2 10 (4.65%) Relational Database
2 10 (4.65%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.40%) Redis
4 1 (0.47%) DB2
4 1 (0.47%) DbVisualizer
4 1 (0.47%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 30 (13.95%) Git (software)
2 23 (10.70%) Grunt
3 21 (9.77%) JIRA
4 20 (9.30%) Jasmine
5 19 (8.84%) Karma Test Runner
6 9 (4.19%) Bower
7 5 (2.33%) Vagrant
8 4 (1.86%) Mercurial
8 4 (1.86%) Subversion
9 3 (1.40%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.93%) Gradle
10 2 (0.93%) gulp
10 2 (0.93%) Maven
10 2 (0.93%) PHPUnit
10 2 (0.93%) Selenium
10 2 (0.93%) Travis CI
11 1 (0.47%) Babel
11 1 (0.47%) ESLint
11 1 (0.47%) REST Assured
11 1 (0.47%) WebDriver
General
1 29 (13.49%) Retail
2 27 (12.56%) Games
3 7 (3.26%) Marketing
4 4 (1.86%) Publishing
4 4 (1.86%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.40%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.93%) Finance
6 2 (0.93%) Law
7 1 (0.47%) Automotive
7 1 (0.47%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 157 (73.02%) Developer
2 98 (45.58%) Magento Developer
3 43 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 18 (8.37%) PHP Developer
5 17 (7.91%) React Developer
6 10 (4.65%) Analyst
7 9 (4.19%) Business Analyst
8 8 (3.72%) Architect
8 8 (3.72%) Lead Developer
9 7 (3.26%) E-Commerce Analyst
9 7 (3.26%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
10 6 (2.79%) E-Commerce Developer
10 6 (2.79%) HTML Developer
10 6 (2.79%) Web Developer
11 5 (2.33%) Angular Developer
11 5 (2.33%) Project Manager
11 5 (2.33%) Technical Architect
12 4 (1.86%) Backend Developer
12 4 (1.86%) HTML CSS Developer
12 4 (1.86%) PHP Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (46.05%) HTML
2 98 (45.58%) CSS
3 36 (16.74%) AngularJS
4 35 (16.28%) XHTML
5 34 (15.81%) React
6 32 (14.88%) jQuery
6 32 (14.88%) Sass
7 30 (13.95%) Node.js
7 30 (13.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 24 (11.16%) Web Services
9 22 (10.23%) HTML5
9 22 (10.23%) Semantic HTML
10 21 (9.77%) CSS3
10 21 (9.77%) LAMP
11 20 (9.30%) Vue.js
12 17 (7.91%) LESS
13 16 (7.44%) KnockoutJS
14 14 (6.51%) JSP
15 11 (5.12%) JSTL
15 11 (5.12%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 36 (16.74%) User Experience
2 24 (11.16%) W3C
3 11 (5.12%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (4.19%) Vector Graphics
5 5 (2.33%) Social Media
6 4 (1.86%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.47%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (0.47%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.47%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.47%) Semantic Web
7 1 (0.47%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (8.37%) Linux
2 5 (2.33%) Windows
3 1 (0.47%) Android
3 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.47%) Unix
3 1 (0.47%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (55.81%) E-Commerce
2 53 (24.65%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (16.28%) Front End Development
4 31 (14.42%) Problem-Solving
5 27 (12.56%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 26 (12.09%) Continuous Integration
6 26 (12.09%) Sprint Planning
7 25 (11.63%) Unit Testing
8 24 (11.16%) OO
8 24 (11.16%) Wireframes
9 23 (10.70%) Migration
10 18 (8.37%) MVC
10 18 (8.37%) Web Development
11 17 (7.91%) TDD
12 15 (6.98%) Responsive Web Design
13 14 (6.51%) OO PHP
14 11 (5.12%) BDD
14 11 (5.12%) Project Management
15 10 (4.65%) Open Source
16 9 (4.19%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 103 (47.91%) JavaScript
2 102 (47.44%) PHP
3 31 (14.42%) Java
4 12 (5.58%) TypeScript
5 7 (3.26%) ES6
6 5 (2.33%) C#
6 5 (2.33%) Python
6 5 (2.33%) SQL
7 2 (0.93%) VBA
8 1 (0.47%) C
8 1 (0.47%) C++
8 1 (0.47%) Embedded C
8 1 (0.47%) Embedded C++
8 1 (0.47%) ES7
8 1 (0.47%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 1 (0.47%) A+ Certification
1 1 (0.47%) Degree
1 1 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (0.47%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.19%) QA
2 2 (0.93%) SLA
3 1 (0.47%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.47%) GDPR
3 1 (0.47%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.47%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (1.86%) Docker
2 2 (0.93%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.47%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.47%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (0.93%) Ansible
2 1 (0.47%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.47%) Plesk
2 1 (0.47%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (16.28%) hybris
2 26 (12.09%) IBM
3 13 (6.05%) Zend
4 12 (5.58%) Sitecore
5 11 (5.12%) Adobe
6 8 (3.72%) Microsoft
6 8 (3.72%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (3.26%) Google
7 7 (3.26%) Oracle
8 5 (2.33%) ATG
8 5 (2.33%) Demandware
9 4 (1.86%) SAP
9 4 (1.86%) WooCommerce
10 3 (1.40%) Infor
11 2 (0.93%) Ariba
11 2 (0.93%) Intershop
12 1 (0.47%) Apple
12 1 (0.47%) Dell
12 1 (0.47%) Facebook
12 1 (0.47%) Sage