Period
to 15 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Magnolia skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Magnolia over the 6 months to 15 December 2018 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.

Magnolia CMS
UK
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 895 880 880
Rank change year-on-year -15 0 +3
Contract jobs citing Magnolia 8 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.010% 0.011%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.046% 0.058% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 3
UK median daily rate £450 £306 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.94% -5.77% +18.18%
10th Percentile £388 £179 £269
90th Percentile £550 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £431 - £295
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Magnolia is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 17,466 17,139 18,935
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.76% 16.61% 18.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,251 11,377 12,207
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £253
90th Percentile £625 £613 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 389 419 446
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.50% - -
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.20 £12.09
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.83 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.12 £20.00 £20.62
% change year-on-year +0.61% -2.98% +11.43%

Magnolia
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Magnolia as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Magnolia in the UK

Magnolia
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Magnolia.

Contractor daily rate trend for Magnolia in the UK

Magnolia
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Magnolia over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Magnolia in the UK

Magnolia
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Magnolia within the UK over the 6 months to 15 December 2018. 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 -19 8 £450 +46.94% 1
London -11 6 £450 +46.94%
UK excluding London -15 2 £431 - 1
South East - 2 £431 - 1

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Magnolia 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 Magnolia.

1 7 (87.50%) CMS
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Java
3 5 (62.50%) Java 8
4 4 (50.00%) Microservices
4 4 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 4 (50.00%) Spring
4 4 (50.00%) Maven
4 4 (50.00%) Content Management
5 3 (37.50%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (37.50%) Amazon S3
5 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
5 3 (37.50%) RESTful
5 3 (37.50%) Retail
5 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
5 3 (37.50%) Gradle
5 3 (37.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (37.50%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (37.50%) Serverless
5 3 (37.50%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (37.50%) Cloud Native
6 2 (25.00%) Visual Website Optimizer
6 2 (25.00%) A/B Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
6 2 (25.00%) Optimizely
6 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement
6 2 (25.00%) User Experience
6 2 (25.00%) Front End Development
6 2 (25.00%) JIRA

Magnolia
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 7 (87.50%) CMS
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Solr
2 1 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon S3
1 3 (37.50%) AWS Lambda
1 3 (37.50%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon RDS
1 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Maven
2 3 (37.50%) Gradle
3 2 (25.00%) JIRA
3 2 (25.00%) Visual Website Optimizer
4 1 (12.50%) JUnit
4 1 (12.50%) Mockito
General
1 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Java Developer
3 3 (37.50%) CMS Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (12.50%) Angular Developer
5 1 (12.50%) CMS Consultant
5 1 (12.50%) Consultant
5 1 (12.50%) Java Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (50.00%) Spring
2 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
2 3 (37.50%) RESTful
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) JSON
4 1 (12.50%) Lucene
4 1 (12.50%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Cloud Native
2 2 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) CentOS
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Content Management
2 4 (50.00%) Microservices
3 2 (25.00%) A/B Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
3 2 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Web Design
4 1 (12.50%) BDD
4 1 (12.50%) Coaching
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) Java 8
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Optimizely