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 29 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Liferay
Rank 188 202 195
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -7
Contract jobs citing Liferay 3 3 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.056% 0.050% 0.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.32% 0.30% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 10
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£465 £438 £538
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.28% -18.60%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.94% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.23 - -
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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
947 1001 1055
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.53% 16.81% 16.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 716 719 739
Average daily rate £400 £399 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.18% -0.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 14 52
Average hourly rate £17.00 £22.00 £32.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.72% -32.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.50 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £27.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+20.58% -10.52%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
2 3 (60.00%) WebLogic Portal
2 3 (60.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (60.00%) Investment Banking
2 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (40.00%) Retail Banking
3 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 2 (40.00%) JSR 170
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Jackrabbit
3 2 (40.00%) Apache CXF
3 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Portal
3 2 (40.00%) RESTful
3 2 (40.00%) WebCenter
3 2 (40.00%) OSGi
3 2 (40.00%) Backbone.js
3 2 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (40.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Sling
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Felix
3 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (40.00%) Magnolia
3 2 (40.00%) JSP
3 2 (40.00%) Servlets

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 3 (60.00%) WebLogic Portal
1 3 (60.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Portal
2 2 (40.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Magnolia
2 2 (40.00%) JBoss
2 2 (40.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) Maven
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
2 3 (60.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Retail Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) CMS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) JSR 170
1 2 (40.00%) Apache CXF
1 2 (40.00%) RESTful
1 2 (40.00%) WebCenter
1 2 (40.00%) OSGi
1 2 (40.00%) Backbone.js
1 2 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Sling
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Felix
1 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (40.00%) JSP
1 2 (40.00%) Servlets
1 2 (40.00%) JMX
1 2 (40.00%) Spring
1 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Web Development
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (40.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) IBM
1 2 (40.00%) Adobe
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) FatWire