Period
to 8 August 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 8 August 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
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 444 632 654
Rank change year-on-year +188 +22 -26
Contract jobs citing Magento 104 217 257
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.30% 0.24% 0.25%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.80% 3.43% 3.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 129 208
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% - +15.94%
10th Percentile £250 £223 £256
90th Percentile £523 £550 £529
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -17.50% +6.67% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
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 2,739 6,334 6,734
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.78% 6.95% 6.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,608 3,826 3,920
Median daily rate £500 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +5.56%
10th Percentile £314 £325 £313
90th Percentile £713 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 82 104
Median hourly rate £35.00 £33.75 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.70% +37.76% -27.41%
10th Percentile £19.45 £11.25 £11.37
90th Percentile £50.00 £63.75 £55.63
Median hourly rate £35.00 £33.75 £21.21
% change year-on-year +3.70% +59.16% -43.66%

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 8 August 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 8 August 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 +189 100 £375 -6.25% 76
UK excluding London +165 55 £330 -17.50% 63
London +166 39 £375 -9.09% 14
North of England +110 17 £350 - 19
Work from Home -12 15 £363 -3.33% 19
South West +86 11 £250 -23.08% 14
East of England +40 10 £400 -11.11% 3
South East +174 9 £250 -36.71% 5
North West +65 9 £305 -22.54% 12
Yorkshire +79 8 £500 +66.67% 4
Midlands +75 7 £375 -6.25% 19
West Midlands +50 5 £294 -26.56% 12
East Midlands +52 2 £575 +52.32% 7
Scotland +71 1 £288 -23.33% 2

For the 6 months to 8 August 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 53 (50.96%) E-Commerce
2 39 (37.50%) PHP
3 31 (29.81%) HTML
4 29 (27.88%) JavaScript
4 29 (27.88%) CSS
5 18 (17.31%) MySQL
6 15 (14.42%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (12.50%) Retail
8 12 (11.54%) LAMP
9 11 (10.58%) Linux
10 10 (9.62%) User Experience
10 10 (9.62%) Problem-Solving
11 9 (8.65%) hybris
11 9 (8.65%) SAP
11 9 (8.65%) CMS
11 9 (8.65%) jQuery
12 8 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
12 8 (7.69%) Git (software)
12 8 (7.69%) Shopify
12 8 (7.69%) Front End Development
13 7 (6.73%) AngularJS
13 7 (6.73%) NoSQL
13 7 (6.73%) Apache
13 7 (6.73%) Time Management
14 6 (5.77%) WebSphere
14 6 (5.77%) Games
14 6 (5.77%) Scrum
14 6 (5.77%) XHTML
14 6 (5.77%) OO
14 6 (5.77%) Adobe

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 9 (8.65%) CMS
2 7 (6.73%) Apache
3 6 (5.77%) WebSphere
4 4 (3.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (2.88%) Drupal
5 3 (2.88%) nginx
6 2 (1.92%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.92%) WordPress
7 1 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.96%) Red Hat Fuse
7 1 (0.96%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.96%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.96%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 8 (7.69%) Shopify
2 3 (2.88%) SAP Hybris
3 2 (1.92%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.96%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.85%) AWS
1 4 (3.85%) Azure
2 3 (2.88%) SaaS
3 2 (1.92%) PaaS
4 1 (0.96%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.96%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.77%) DNS
1 6 (5.77%) SSL
2 3 (2.88%) HTTP
3 1 (0.96%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (17.31%) MySQL
2 7 (6.73%) NoSQL
3 5 (4.81%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.85%) Redis
5 3 (2.88%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.92%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.96%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.92%) Grunt
2 2 (1.92%) Jasmine
2 2 (1.92%) Karma Test Runner
2 2 (1.92%) PHPUnit
3 1 (0.96%) Bower
3 1 (0.96%) JIRA
3 1 (0.96%) Mercurial
3 1 (0.96%) Subversion
3 1 (0.96%) Vagrant
General
1 13 (12.50%) Retail
2 6 (5.77%) Games
3 3 (2.88%) Billing
4 2 (1.92%) Back Office
4 2 (1.92%) Finance
5 1 (0.96%) Law
5 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.96%) Public Sector
5 1 (0.96%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 60 (57.69%) Developer
2 54 (51.92%) Magento Developer
3 12 (11.54%) Project Manager
4 9 (8.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 6 (5.77%) Analyst
5 6 (5.77%) Backend Developer
5 6 (5.77%) E-Commerce Manager
5 6 (5.77%) E-Commerce Project Manager
6 5 (4.81%) Business Analyst
6 5 (4.81%) E-Commerce Analyst
6 5 (4.81%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 5 (4.81%) Full Stack Developer
6 5 (4.81%) Lead Developer
6 5 (4.81%) PHP Developer
6 5 (4.81%) PHP Magento Developer
7 4 (3.85%) Architect
7 4 (3.85%) Data Engineer
7 4 (3.85%) IT Manager
7 4 (3.85%) IT Project Manager
8 3 (2.88%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (29.81%) HTML
2 29 (27.88%) CSS
3 12 (11.54%) LAMP
4 9 (8.65%) jQuery
5 7 (6.73%) AngularJS
6 6 (5.77%) Node.js
6 6 (5.77%) XHTML
7 4 (3.85%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (3.85%) LEMP Stack
7 4 (3.85%) React
7 4 (3.85%) Vue.js
7 4 (3.85%) XSL
8 3 (2.88%) HTML5
8 3 (2.88%) Laravel
8 3 (2.88%) REST
9 2 (1.92%) CSS3
9 2 (1.92%) RequireJS
9 2 (1.92%) Sass
9 2 (1.92%) Semantic HTML
9 2 (1.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.62%) User Experience
2 4 (3.85%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.88%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.92%) W3C
5 1 (0.96%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.96%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.96%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.58%) Linux
2 3 (2.88%) SUSE
3 1 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (50.96%) E-Commerce
2 15 (14.42%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (9.62%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (7.69%) Front End Development
5 7 (6.73%) Time Management
6 6 (5.77%) OO
6 6 (5.77%) Scrum
7 5 (4.81%) B2B
7 5 (4.81%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (4.81%) ERP
7 5 (4.81%) Mentoring
7 5 (4.81%) Microservices
7 5 (4.81%) OO PHP
7 5 (4.81%) Open Source
7 5 (4.81%) Project Delivery
8 4 (3.85%) Acceptance Criteria
8 4 (3.85%) DevOps
8 4 (3.85%) Physical Data Model
8 4 (3.85%) User Stories
8 4 (3.85%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 39 (37.50%) PHP
2 29 (27.88%) JavaScript
3 5 (4.81%) Java
3 5 (4.81%) SQL
4 4 (3.85%) SOQL
5 2 (1.92%) Perl
5 2 (1.92%) Python
6 1 (0.96%) C#
6 1 (0.96%) ES6
6 1 (0.96%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (0.96%) AWS Certification
1 1 (0.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.85%) QA
2 2 (1.92%) SLA
3 1 (0.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (3.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (3.85%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.92%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.96%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (8.65%) hybris
1 9 (8.65%) SAP
2 8 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (5.77%) Adobe
4 5 (4.81%) Zend
5 4 (3.85%) Red Hat
5 4 (3.85%) Zuora
6 3 (2.88%) Ariba
6 3 (2.88%) Demandware
6 3 (2.88%) Oracle
7 2 (1.92%) IBM
7 2 (1.92%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.92%) MuleSoft
7 2 (1.92%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.96%) Dell
8 1 (0.96%) Infor