The first table below looks at the demand for Liferay skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Liferay over the 3 months to 17 April 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 South East 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Liferay
Rank 237 220 241
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +21
Contract jobs citing Liferay 9 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.093% 0.12% 0.066%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.56% 0.70% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 5
Average daily rate £340 £350 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +55.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £338 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £441 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £344 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Application Platforms Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1605 1435 1713
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 16.54% 17.12% 16.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 878 766 847
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £210 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 95 80
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.34 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £32.50 £41.74
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Liferay
England

Liferay
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Liferay Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Liferay
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Liferay Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Liferay
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Liferay within the South East region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Middlesex - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 2
Liferay
England

Liferay
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 31 (93.94%) Java
2 19 (57.58%) Spring
3 18 (54.55%) SQL
4 16 (48.48%) Hibernate
5 15 (45.45%) RESTful
5 15 (45.45%) Talend Open Studio
5 15 (45.45%) Talend
5 15 (45.45%) Web Services
5 15 (45.45%) XML
6 13 (39.39%) Scrum
6 13 (39.39%) Java EE
7 12 (36.36%) Pair Programming
7 12 (36.36%) Apache CXF
7 12 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (36.36%) JSON
8 11 (33.33%) Refactoring
8 11 (33.33%) Change Management
8 11 (33.33%) CA
8 11 (33.33%) Data Modelling
9 6 (18.18%) Eclipse
9 6 (18.18%) PL/SQL
9 6 (18.18%) JSF
10 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (15.15%) Security Cleared
10 5 (15.15%) Oracle
10 5 (15.15%) Apache
11 4 (12.12%) J2EE
11 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
12 3 (9.09%) ICEfaces
12 3 (9.09%) IBM HTTP Server

Liferay
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (15.15%) Apache
2 3 (9.09%) WebLogic
2 3 (9.09%) IBM HTTP Server
2 3 (9.09%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Intranet
1 2 (6.06%) Internet
2 1 (3.03%) Firewall
2 1 (3.03%) HTTP
2 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.03%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) MySQL
1 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (45.45%) Talend Open Studio
2 6 (18.18%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.03%) Introscope
General
1 2 (6.06%) Banking
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (90.91%) Developer
2 17 (51.52%) Java Developer
3 3 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (3.03%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (57.58%) Spring
2 16 (48.48%) Hibernate
3 15 (45.45%) Web Services
3 15 (45.45%) XML
3 15 (45.45%) RESTful
4 13 (39.39%) Java EE
5 12 (36.36%) JSON
5 12 (36.36%) Apache CXF
6 6 (18.18%) JSF
7 4 (12.12%) J2EE
8 3 (9.09%) XSD
8 3 (9.09%) DOM
8 3 (9.09%) XSLT
8 3 (9.09%) JAXP
8 3 (9.09%) SAX
8 3 (9.09%) ICEfaces
9 2 (6.06%) JAX-RS
10 1 (3.03%) WebCenter
10 1 (3.03%) JPA
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) UNIX
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
1 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) Scrum
2 12 (36.36%) Pair Programming
2 12 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
3 11 (33.33%) Refactoring
3 11 (33.33%) Change Management
3 11 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.09%) SOA
5 3 (9.09%) Content Management
6 2 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (6.06%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (6.06%) ETL
7 1 (3.03%) Service Management
7 1 (3.03%) Workflow
7 1 (3.03%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 31 (93.94%) Java
2 18 (54.55%) SQL
3 6 (18.18%) PL/SQL
4 3 (9.09%) XPath
5 2 (6.06%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 15 (45.45%) Talend
2 11 (33.33%) CA
3 5 (15.15%) Oracle
4 3 (9.09%) FatWire
5 1 (3.03%) Business Objects
5 1 (3.03%) IBM
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