The first table below looks at the demand for Liferay skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Liferay over the 3 months to 18 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 Surrey 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Liferay
Rank 92 85 101
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +16
Contract jobs citing Liferay 5 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.33% 0.23% 0.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.19% 1.16% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 2
Average daily rate £340 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
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
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
228 259 372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 15.27% 20.19% 21.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 130 192
Average daily rate £325 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £150 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 17 21
Average hourly rate £15.50 £20.75 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.30% +33.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £43.50 £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Liferay
South East

Liferay
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Liferay Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Liferay
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Liferay Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Liferay
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 15 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (66.67%) Change Management
2 10 (66.67%) CA
3 5 (33.33%) Spring
4 4 (26.67%) SQL
5 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 3 (20.00%) SOA
5 3 (20.00%) Eclipse
5 3 (20.00%) JSF
5 3 (20.00%) ICEfaces
6 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (13.33%) Java EE
6 2 (13.33%) Hibernate
6 2 (13.33%) Scrum
6 2 (13.33%) Apache
7 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
7 1 (6.67%) MySQL
7 1 (6.67%) Oracle
7 1 (6.67%) Business Objects
7 1 (6.67%) Web Services
7 1 (6.67%) XML
7 1 (6.67%) ITIL
7 1 (6.67%) Workflow
7 1 (6.67%) Service Management
7 1 (6.67%) Degree
7 1 (6.67%) JSON
7 1 (6.67%) Refactoring
7 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
7 1 (6.67%) JPA
7 1 (6.67%) Talend Open Studio

Liferay
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 (13.33%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
1 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (6.67%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) Spring
2 3 (20.00%) JSF
2 3 (20.00%) ICEfaces
3 2 (13.33%) Java EE
3 2 (13.33%) Hibernate
4 1 (6.67%) Web Services
4 1 (6.67%) XML
4 1 (6.67%) JSON
4 1 (6.67%) JPA
4 1 (6.67%) Apache CXF
4 1 (6.67%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Change Management
2 3 (20.00%) SOA
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (13.33%) Scrum
4 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) Workflow
4 1 (6.67%) Service Management
4 1 (6.67%) Refactoring
4 1 (6.67%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (26.67%) SQL
3 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) CA
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Business Objects
2 1 (6.67%) Talend