Period
to 22 October 2019

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 22 October 2019 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
22 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 592 642 614
Rank change year-on-year +50 -28 +32
Contract jobs citing Magento 224 257 278
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.25% 0.28%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.71% 3.99% 3.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 165 187
UK median daily rate £400 £400 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.94% -8.00%
10th Percentile £275 £268 £230
90th Percentile £550 £510 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £350 £345
% change year-on-year +8.93% +1.45% -8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £11.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +263.64% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £11.00 -
% change year-on-year +263.64% - -

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 6,045 6,442 8,215
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.13% 6.24% 8.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,608 3,766 4,855
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +4.55%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £305
90th Percentile £660 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 79 88
UK median hourly rate £31.75 £24.00 £27.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.29% -11.93% +9.00%
10th Percentile £12.11 £11.67 £13.00
90th Percentile £67.63 £60.25 £50.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +55.56% -25.00% -3.23%

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 22 October 2019.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Magento over the 6 months to 22 October 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 22 October 2019. 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 +43 220 £400 - 144
UK excluding London +65 142 £381 +8.93% 136
London +42 76 £438 - 16
East of England +62 49 £500 +11.11% 9
North of England +17 39 £338 +3.85% 60
North West +9 31 £350 -6.67% 44
South West +1 25 £355 +18.33% 28
South East +28 17 £438 +9.38% 11
Midlands +38 13 £450 - 20
West Midlands +23 11 £450 +9.09% 7
Yorkshire +10 7 £300 - 15
East Midlands +14 2 £350 -24.73% 13
North East - 1 £300 - 1

For the 6 months to 22 October 2019, 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.

1 143 (63.84%) E-Commerce
2 121 (54.02%) JavaScript
3 110 (49.11%) CSS
4 105 (46.88%) HTML
5 97 (43.30%) PHP
6 69 (30.80%) Agile Software Development
7 56 (25.00%) Git (software)
8 54 (24.11%) Java
8 54 (24.11%) Front End Development
9 53 (23.66%) Sass
10 51 (22.77%) Retail
10 51 (22.77%) WebSphere
11 47 (20.98%) CMS
12 45 (20.09%) AngularJS
12 45 (20.09%) React
13 44 (19.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 44 (19.64%) XHTML
14 43 (19.20%) hybris
15 42 (18.75%) Games
15 42 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
16 41 (18.30%) IBM
17 40 (17.86%) jQuery
18 39 (17.41%) MySQL
18 39 (17.41%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
19 38 (16.96%) User Experience
19 38 (16.96%) Grunt
20 36 (16.07%) Wireframes
21 35 (15.63%) LESS
22 34 (15.18%) Unit Testing
23 31 (13.84%) W3C

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 51 (22.77%) WebSphere
2 47 (20.98%) CMS
3 22 (9.82%) Sitecore CMS
4 15 (6.70%) Apache
5 13 (5.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 13 (5.80%) Drupal
6 12 (5.36%) WordPress
7 5 (2.23%) Umbraco
8 3 (1.34%) Apache Solr
8 3 (1.34%) Confluence
8 3 (1.34%) CoreMedia CMS
8 3 (1.34%) IIS
9 2 (0.89%) nginx
9 2 (0.89%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.45%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.45%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.45%) Kentico
10 1 (0.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (4.46%) Photoshop
2 9 (4.02%) Sketch
3 1 (0.45%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 25 (11.16%) Shopify
2 8 (3.57%) SAP Hybris
3 3 (1.34%) Fredhopper
3 3 (1.34%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.89%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.45%) Odoo
5 1 (0.45%) OpenCart
5 1 (0.45%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.36%) AWS
2 7 (3.13%) Azure
3 4 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.79%) npm
4 3 (1.34%) Algolia
4 3 (1.34%) Serverless
5 2 (0.89%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (0.89%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (0.89%) Force.com
5 2 (0.89%) GCP
5 2 (0.89%) GitHub
5 2 (0.89%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.89%) Office 365
6 1 (0.45%) Asana
6 1 (0.45%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.45%) Boomi
6 1 (0.45%) Google Tag Manager
6 1 (0.45%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.45%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.02%) HTTP
2 4 (1.79%) Skype
3 3 (1.34%) LAN
3 3 (1.34%) WAN
4 1 (0.45%) DHCP
4 1 (0.45%) DNS
4 1 (0.45%) Firewall
4 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (17.41%) MySQL
2 13 (5.80%) Relational Database
3 6 (2.68%) SQL Server
4 5 (2.23%) NoSQL
4 5 (2.23%) Redis
5 4 (1.79%) DB2
5 4 (1.79%) DbVisualizer
6 3 (1.34%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 56 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 38 (16.96%) Grunt
3 30 (13.39%) Jasmine
4 28 (12.50%) Bower
5 27 (12.05%) Karma Test Runner
6 21 (9.38%) JIRA
7 11 (4.91%) Subversion
8 9 (4.02%) Jenkins
8 9 (4.02%) Selenium
9 7 (3.13%) Cucumber
10 4 (1.79%) JUnit
10 4 (1.79%) Mockito
10 4 (1.79%) WebDriver
11 3 (1.34%) git-flow
11 3 (1.34%) GoCD
11 3 (1.34%) gulp
11 3 (1.34%) Mercurial
11 3 (1.34%) SoapUI
11 3 (1.34%) SonarQube
11 3 (1.34%) Vagrant
General
1 51 (22.77%) Retail
2 42 (18.75%) Games
3 7 (3.13%) Marketing
4 3 (1.34%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.45%) Advertising
5 1 (0.45%) Automotive
5 1 (0.45%) Back Office
5 1 (0.45%) Finance
5 1 (0.45%) Law
5 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.45%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 165 (73.66%) Developer
2 102 (45.54%) Magento Developer
3 60 (26.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 19 (8.48%) React Developer
5 12 (5.36%) PHP Developer
6 9 (4.02%) Business Analyst
6 9 (4.02%) Lead Developer
7 8 (3.57%) Analyst
8 7 (3.13%) E-Commerce Analyst
8 7 (3.13%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
8 7 (3.13%) E-Commerce Developer
8 7 (3.13%) HTML Developer
9 6 (2.68%) E-Commerce Manager
9 6 (2.68%) Full Stack Developer
9 6 (2.68%) Project Manager
10 5 (2.23%) HTML CSS Developer
10 5 (2.23%) JavaScript Developer
10 5 (2.23%) Technical Leader
11 4 (1.79%) E-Commerce Executive
11 4 (1.79%) PHP Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (49.11%) CSS
2 105 (46.88%) HTML
3 53 (23.66%) Sass
4 45 (20.09%) AngularJS
4 45 (20.09%) React
5 44 (19.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 44 (19.64%) XHTML
6 40 (17.86%) jQuery
7 35 (15.63%) LESS
8 30 (13.39%) Semantic HTML
9 22 (9.82%) Web Services
10 20 (8.93%) Dojo
10 20 (8.93%) JSP
11 19 (8.48%) CSS3
12 18 (8.04%) Node.js
13 16 (7.14%) Vue.js
14 15 (6.70%) KnockoutJS
15 13 (5.80%) HTML5
15 13 (5.80%) LAMP
16 9 (4.02%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 38 (16.96%) User Experience
2 31 (13.84%) W3C
3 28 (12.50%) Vector Graphics
4 9 (4.02%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.34%) Social Media
7 1 (0.45%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.45%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.45%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.45%) Semantic Web
7 1 (0.45%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.59%) Linux
2 11 (4.91%) Windows
3 4 (1.79%) Unix
4 1 (0.45%) Android
4 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.45%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (63.84%) E-Commerce
2 69 (30.80%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (24.11%) Front End Development
4 42 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
5 39 (17.41%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 36 (16.07%) Wireframes
7 34 (15.18%) Unit Testing
8 31 (13.84%) Sprint Planning
9 30 (13.39%) TDD
10 29 (12.95%) Responsive Web Design
11 28 (12.50%) BDD
12 22 (9.82%) OO
13 18 (8.04%) Continuous Integration
14 16 (7.14%) Migration
14 16 (7.14%) MVC
15 14 (6.25%) Web Development
16 13 (5.80%) DevOps
16 13 (5.80%) Open Source
16 13 (5.80%) Test Automation
17 12 (5.36%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 121 (54.02%) JavaScript
2 97 (43.30%) PHP
3 54 (24.11%) Java
4 11 (4.91%) SQL
5 8 (3.57%) Python
6 6 (2.68%) Bash Shell
6 6 (2.68%) ES6
6 6 (2.68%) Perl
6 6 (2.68%) PowerShell
6 6 (2.68%) Ruby
7 5 (2.23%) TypeScript
8 4 (1.79%) C++
9 3 (1.34%) C#
10 2 (0.89%) Java 8
10 2 (0.89%) PHP 7
11 1 (0.45%) C
11 1 (0.45%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.45%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.45%) ES7
Qualifications
1 1 (0.45%) A+ Certification
1 1 (0.45%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (0.45%) Degree
1 1 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (0.45%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.68%) QA
2 2 (0.89%) WCAG
3 1 (0.45%) GDPR
System Software
1 10 (4.46%) Docker
2 2 (0.89%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.45%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.45%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (2.68%) Terraform
2 4 (1.79%) Ansible
3 2 (0.89%) MOM
4 1 (0.45%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.45%) Puppet
4 1 (0.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 43 (19.20%) hybris
2 41 (18.30%) IBM
3 23 (10.27%) Sitecore
4 14 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
5 13 (5.80%) Adobe
6 10 (4.46%) Zend
7 9 (4.02%) SAP
8 6 (2.68%) ATG
8 6 (2.68%) Google
9 5 (2.23%) Microsoft
9 5 (2.23%) Oracle
10 4 (1.79%) Demandware
10 4 (1.79%) Elastic Path
11 3 (1.34%) Infor
11 3 (1.34%) MuleSoft
11 3 (1.34%) WooCommerce
12 2 (0.89%) Intershop
13 1 (0.45%) Apple
13 1 (0.45%) Dell
13 1 (0.45%) Sage