Period
to 19 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a Magento Developer was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Watford during the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Magento Developer
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 49 34
Rank change year-on-year +6 -15 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Magento Developer 2 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.55% 0.72% 3.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.79% 3.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
Watford median daily rate £500 £450 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +17.65% -
10th Percentile £450 £423 £336
90th Percentile £550 £463 £399
Hertfordshire median daily rate £500 £444 £383
% change year-on-year +12.68% +16.01% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Watford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Watford
Contract vacancies in Watford with a recognized job title 350 380 311
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.63% 91.57% 97.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 189 157
Watford median daily rate £425 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +17.65% -6.21%
10th Percentile £163 £200 £152
90th Percentile £550 £575 £513
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 11
Watford median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.06% +22.22% +2.86%
10th Percentile £12.75 £13.35 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.75 £40.00 £14.75
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.35 £16.81 £15.75
% change year-on-year +3.21% +6.70% -7.35%

Magento Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings that featured Magento Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for Magento Developer in Watford

Magento Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Magento Developer in Watford

Magento Developer Skill Set
Top 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, Magento Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Watford region featuring Magento Developer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) XHTML
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP
1 2 (100.00%) Zend
1 2 (100.00%) Magento
1 2 (100.00%) OO PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) XSL

Magento Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 2 (100.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP
1 2 (100.00%) XHTML
2 1 (50.00%) XSL
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) OO PHP
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Zend