Period
to 19 October 2018

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 19 October 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.

Magento
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 188 172 203
Rank change year-on-year -16 +31 -35
Contract jobs citing Magento 16 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.31% 0.24% 0.16%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.02% 2.42% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 10
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £375 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -10.45% +76.32%
10th Percentile £363 £275 £275
90th Percentile £525 £421 £524
England median daily rate £400 £345 £375
% change year-on-year +15.94% -8.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £11.00 - £32.50

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 398 454 708
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 7.83% 9.81% 11.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 245 361
West Midlands median daily rate £460 £436 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.50% +9.00% -2.44%
10th Percentile £322 £303 £295
90th Percentile £625 £575 £575
England median daily rate £475 £463 £440
% change year-on-year +2.70% +5.11% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 7
West Midlands median hourly rate £21.00 £23.75 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.58% -5.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £11.01 £16.80 £15.45
90th Percentile £32.95 £54.20 £38.00
England median hourly rate £24.50 £26.00 £24.75
% change year-on-year -5.77% +5.05% +8.79%

Magento
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Magento as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Magento in the West Midlands

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Magento in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 19 October 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
Coventry -13 3 - -
Staffordshire - 3 £375 - 2
Warwickshire - 3 £550 - 2
Birmingham -1 2 £450 +9.09%
Worcestershire -5 1 - - 3
Solihull - 1 £375 -
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England

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, 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 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
1 11 (68.75%) PHP
1 11 (68.75%) E-Commerce
2 8 (50.00%) MySQL
3 6 (37.50%) CSS
3 6 (37.50%) HTML
4 5 (31.25%) MVC
4 5 (31.25%) jQuery
4 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
5 4 (25.00%) Ajax
5 4 (25.00%) Linux
5 4 (25.00%) OO
6 3 (18.75%) B2B
6 3 (18.75%) B2C
6 3 (18.75%) Unix
6 3 (18.75%) XML
6 3 (18.75%) Web Development
6 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (18.75%) HTML5
6 3 (18.75%) Node.js
6 3 (18.75%) REST
6 3 (18.75%) OO PHP
7 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
7 2 (12.50%) API Development
7 2 (12.50%) API Design
7 2 (12.50%) API Integration
7 2 (12.50%) Payment Gateway
7 2 (12.50%) git-flow
7 2 (12.50%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (12.50%) Self-Motivation

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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 2 (12.50%) CMS
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (6.25%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (6.25%) CloudFront
1 1 (6.25%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
2 2 (12.50%) git-flow
3 1 (6.25%) JIRA
3 1 (6.25%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (6.25%) Subversion
3 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Back Office
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Magento Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce Manager
4 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) MySQL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) PHP Developer
5 1 (6.25%) PHP Magento Developer
5 1 (6.25%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Magento Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) CSS
1 6 (37.50%) HTML
2 5 (31.25%) jQuery
3 4 (25.00%) Ajax
4 3 (18.75%) HTML5
4 3 (18.75%) Node.js
4 3 (18.75%) REST
4 3 (18.75%) XML
5 2 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (12.50%) Sass
6 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
6 1 (6.25%) Backbone.js
6 1 (6.25%) CSS3
6 1 (6.25%) LAMP
6 1 (6.25%) LINQ
6 1 (6.25%) React
6 1 (6.25%) Spring
6 1 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (6.25%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Linux Command Line
1 2 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (6.25%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) E-Commerce
2 5 (31.25%) MVC
3 4 (25.00%) OO
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) B2B
4 3 (18.75%) B2C
4 3 (18.75%) OO PHP
4 3 (18.75%) Web Development
5 2 (12.50%) API Design
5 2 (12.50%) API Development
5 2 (12.50%) API Integration
5 2 (12.50%) OOP
5 2 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (12.50%) TDD
5 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 1 (6.25%) BDD
6 1 (6.25%) Budget Control
6 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (6.25%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
1 11 (68.75%) PHP
2 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 2 (12.50%) PHP 5
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Zend
2 1 (6.25%) Demandware
2 1 (6.25%) hybris