The first table below looks at the demand for Liferay skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Liferay over the 3 months to 16 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 West 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Liferay
Rank 138 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Liferay 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.089% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.44% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £320 - -
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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
689 400 571
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 20.51% 16.76% 15.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 427 243 325
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £228 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £500 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 8 44
Average hourly rate £20.00 £24.50 £23.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.36% +2.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £25.00 £42.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -2.56%
Liferay
England

Liferay
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Liferay Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Liferay
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Liferay Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Liferay
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 2 (50.00%) JBoss
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) CMS
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) Information Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) ForgeRock
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) B2B
2 1 (25.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management

Liferay
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) CMS
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Web Producer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Producer
2 1 (25.00%) Data Integration Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Web Producer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) Information Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) B2B
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (25.00%) ForgeRock
2 1 (25.00%) TIBCO