Period
to 10 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 10 July 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
10 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 107 170 189
Rank change year-on-year +63 +19 -24
Contract jobs citing Magento 6 20 13
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.32% 0.43% 0.25%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.37% 4.76% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 8
Median daily rate £300 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% -3.03% +1.54%
10th Percentile £285 £304 £348
90th Percentile £440 £465 £471
England median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £57.50 -
England 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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 178 420 415
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 9.63% 9.05% 8.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 288 251
Median daily rate £475 £475 £475
10th Percentile £313 £313 £325
90th Percentile £602 £604 £625
England median daily rate £500 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 17
Median hourly rate £35.00 £50.00 £12.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.00% +302.58% -47.71%
Median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year +7.69% +27.45% -16.39%

Magento
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Magento as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Magento in the West Midlands

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Magento in the West Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Magento in the West Midlands

Magento
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Magento in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 10 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Magento in the West Midlands

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Magento in the West Midlands.

Hourly rate trend for Magento in the West Midlands

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Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Magento within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 10 July 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
Birmingham +33 4 £300 -25.00% 11
Magento
England

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Magento.

1 6 (100.00%) PHP
2 5 (83.33%) E-Commerce
3 3 (50.00%) CMS
4 2 (33.33%) ERP
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
5 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (16.67%) API Integration
5 1 (16.67%) Law
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) MySQL
5 1 (16.67%) LAMP
5 1 (16.67%) Retail
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) Web Development
5 1 (16.67%) Symfony
5 1 (16.67%) Zend
5 1 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (16.67%) Drupal
5 1 (16.67%) WordPress
5 1 (16.67%) Laravel
5 1 (16.67%) AngularJS

Magento
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 3 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (16.67%) Drupal
2 1 (16.67%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Payment Gateway
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
General
1 1 (16.67%) Law
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Magento Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Drupal Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (16.67%) LAMP
2 1 (16.67%) Laravel
2 1 (16.67%) Symfony
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) API Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
3 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Zend