The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the City of London region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Liferay
Rank 190 211 206
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -5
Contract jobs citing Liferay 8 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.80% 0.94% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 12
Average daily rate
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£375 £450 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £450 £401
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £335 £330
% change year-on-year
+19.40% +1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 -
Application Platforms Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1000 1165 1326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.00% 16.39% 16.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 670 791 913
Average daily rate £410 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £576 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 56 38
Average hourly rate £18.48 £23.88 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.59% -11.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £12.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.20 £59.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -2.50%
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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 24 July 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 24 July 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 11 (91.67%) Java
2 10 (83.33%) J2EE
2 10 (83.33%) Spring
3 8 (66.67%) Hibernate
3 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 7 (58.33%) MVC
5 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (50.00%) Oracle
5 6 (50.00%) Apache
6 5 (41.67%) SQL
6 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
6 5 (41.67%) Web Services
6 5 (41.67%) TDD
6 5 (41.67%) Extreme Programming
6 5 (41.67%) Ajax
6 5 (41.67%) Spring MVC
6 5 (41.67%) jQuery
6 5 (41.67%) BDD
6 5 (41.67%) Jasmine
7 4 (33.33%) Scrum
7 4 (33.33%) XML
7 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 4 (33.33%) Windows
7 4 (33.33%) UML
8 3 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (25.00%) Linux
8 3 (25.00%) RUP
8 3 (25.00%) XML Schema
8 3 (25.00%) DHTML
8 3 (25.00%) HTML

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 6 (50.00%) Apache
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (25.00%) Apache ServiceMix
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (16.67%) Node.js
3 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 2 (16.67%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (8.33%) IIS
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (8.33%) Adobe CQ
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (25.00%) JasperReports
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (8.33%) MySQL
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Jasmine
2 3 (25.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Support
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Web Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Web Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) J2EE
1 10 (83.33%) Spring
2 8 (66.67%) Hibernate
3 5 (41.67%) Web Services
3 5 (41.67%) Ajax
3 5 (41.67%) Spring MVC
3 5 (41.67%) jQuery
4 4 (33.33%) XML
5 3 (25.00%) XML Schema
5 3 (25.00%) DHTML
5 3 (25.00%) HTML
5 3 (25.00%) CSS
5 3 (25.00%) JSP
5 3 (25.00%) Struts
5 3 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (25.00%) JSF
5 3 (25.00%) Struts2
6 2 (16.67%) Kafka
6 2 (16.67%) WSDL
7 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) GIS
1 3 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) MVC
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
3 5 (41.67%) TDD
3 5 (41.67%) Extreme Programming
3 5 (41.67%) BDD
4 4 (33.33%) Scrum
4 4 (33.33%) UML
5 3 (25.00%) RUP
5 3 (25.00%) ITIL
5 3 (25.00%) Workflow
5 3 (25.00%) Migration
5 3 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Data Migration
6 2 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (16.67%) High Availability
7 1 (8.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (25.00%) CTC Cleared
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe
2 1 (8.33%) F5