The table below looks at the statistics for Liferay skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Liferay over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Liferay
Rank 195 224 213
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -11
Contract jobs citing Liferay 4 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.068% 0.042% 0.090%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.41% 0.25% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 5
Average daily rate
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£350 £750 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-53.33% +100.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £750 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £750 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £335 £300
% change year-on-year
+11.94% +11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £48.00 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Application Platforms Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
970 1201 1290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.48% 16.68% 16.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 673 829 893
Average daily rate £400 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £585 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 36 46
Average hourly rate £18.18 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.35% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £17.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.55 £59.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

Liferay
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Liferay across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Liferay Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Liferay
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Liferay across the City of London region.

Liferay Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Liferay
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Liferay across the City of London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Liferay Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Liferay
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Liferay also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Liferay.

1 10 (83.33%) Java
1 10 (83.33%) Spring
2 8 (66.67%) J2EE
3 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) Hibernate
3 7 (58.33%) MVC
4 6 (50.00%) TDD
4 6 (50.00%) Spring MVC
5 5 (41.67%) Extreme Programming
5 5 (41.67%) jQuery
5 5 (41.67%) Ajax
5 5 (41.67%) Apache
5 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
5 5 (41.67%) BDD
5 5 (41.67%) Jasmine
6 4 (33.33%) Windows
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 3 (25.00%) Web Services
7 3 (25.00%) SQL
7 3 (25.00%) Oracle
7 3 (25.00%) Linux
7 3 (25.00%) ITIL
8 2 (16.67%) UNIX
8 2 (16.67%) XML Schema
8 2 (16.67%) Adobe
8 2 (16.67%) UML
8 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (16.67%) RUP
8 2 (16.67%) Tomcat

Liferay
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Liferay also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Liferay. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (41.67%) Apache
2 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (16.67%) IIS
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (16.67%) Apache ServiceMix
2 2 (16.67%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (8.33%) Node.js
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (8.33%) CMS
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (8.33%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon S3
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (16.67%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) JasperReports
3 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Jasmine
2 2 (16.67%) Maven
General
1 2 (16.67%) Marketing
1 2 (16.67%) Publishing
2 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
2 8 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Web Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) Spring
2 8 (66.67%) J2EE
3 7 (58.33%) Hibernate
4 6 (50.00%) Spring MVC
5 5 (41.67%) jQuery
5 5 (41.67%) Ajax
6 3 (25.00%) Web Services
7 2 (16.67%) XML Schema
7 2 (16.67%) DHTML
7 2 (16.67%) HTML
7 2 (16.67%) XML
7 2 (16.67%) CSS
7 2 (16.67%) JSP
7 2 (16.67%) Struts
7 2 (16.67%) JSF
7 2 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (16.67%) Struts2
8 1 (8.33%) Kafka
8 1 (8.33%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) GIS
1 2 (16.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (58.33%) MVC
2 6 (50.00%) TDD
3 5 (41.67%) Extreme Programming
3 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
3 5 (41.67%) BDD
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (16.67%) UML
5 2 (16.67%) RUP
5 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 2 (16.67%) Scrum
5 2 (16.67%) Workflow
5 2 (16.67%) Migration
5 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) ITIL V2
6 1 (8.33%) High Availability
6 1 (8.33%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) CTC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Adobe
3 1 (8.33%) F5