The table below looks at the statistics for Liferay skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Liferay over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Liferay
Rank 587 579 562
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -17
Contract jobs citing Liferay 61 48 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.088% 0.10%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.59% 0.48% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 36 25
Median daily rate £375 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £310 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £470 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £335
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +11.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £19.23 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £19.23 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
10409 10015 9216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 19.36% 18.45% 17.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6933 6196 5745
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.18% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 225 357 308
Median hourly rate £19.44 £20.19 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.71% +12.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.91% +15.34%

Liferay
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Liferay as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Liferay Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Liferay
Daily Rate Trend

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

Liferay Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Liferay
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Liferay within the UK over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Liferay Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Liferay
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Liferay within the UK.

Liferay Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Liferay
Top 19 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Liferay within the UK over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +5 61 £375 - 4
West Midlands +21 28 £399 -
Warwickshire +21 23 £380 -
London -1 20 £413 -11.29%
Warwick +5 14 £400 -
East Midlands - 8 £275 -
Derbyshire - 7 £275 -
Derby - 7 £275 -
Birmingham - 5 £413 -
North West -26 3 £365 -5.80%
East of England +13 2 £375 +44.23%
Lancashire - 2 £341 -
Preston - 2 £341 -
City of London +37 1 - -
Manchester -19 1 £450 +16.12%
Ipswich - 1 £475 -
Essex - 1 £275 -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 £475 -

Liferay
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Liferay also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Liferay.

1 47 (57.32%) Java
2 32 (39.02%) Oracle
3 29 (35.37%) Spring
4 23 (28.05%) WebLogic
4 23 (28.05%) HTML
5 22 (26.83%) JavaScript
5 22 (26.83%) Web Services
6 20 (24.39%) SQL
6 20 (24.39%) J2EE
7 19 (23.17%) Oracle Database
8 18 (21.95%) Open Source
9 17 (20.73%) CSS
10 15 (18.29%) E-Commerce
10 15 (18.29%) Content Management
11 14 (17.07%) REST
11 14 (17.07%) Workflow
11 14 (17.07%) CMS
12 13 (15.85%) Hibernate
12 13 (15.85%) Linux
12 13 (15.85%) HTML5
12 13 (15.85%) Maven
12 13 (15.85%) jQuery
13 12 (14.63%) Oracle Database 11g
13 12 (14.63%) CSS3
13 12 (14.63%) Tomcat
13 12 (14.63%) XML
13 12 (14.63%) SOAP
13 12 (14.63%) JSP
13 12 (14.63%) SOA
14 11 (13.41%) Oracle Database 12c

Liferay
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 23 (28.05%) WebLogic
2 14 (17.07%) CMS
3 12 (14.63%) Tomcat
4 8 (9.76%) Apache Solr
5 7 (8.54%) Mule
6 5 (6.10%) Drupal
6 5 (6.10%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (6.10%) WebLogic Portal
7 4 (4.88%) Apache
7 4 (4.88%) Oracle Coherence
7 4 (4.88%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (3.66%) Alfresco
8 3 (3.66%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (2.44%) GlassFish
9 2 (2.44%) JBoss
9 2 (2.44%) Magnolia
9 2 (2.44%) Mule ESB
9 2 (2.44%) WebSphere
10 1 (1.22%) IBM HTTP Server
10 1 (1.22%) Oracle HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 7 (8.54%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (8.54%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (3.66%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.66%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.32%) LDAP
1 6 (7.32%) VLAN
2 5 (6.10%) HTTP
3 2 (2.44%) Internet
4 1 (1.22%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.22%) Intranet
4 1 (1.22%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (23.17%) Oracle Database
2 12 (14.63%) Oracle Database 11g
3 11 (13.41%) Oracle Database 12c
4 9 (10.98%) Oracle BI EE
5 6 (7.32%) NoSQL
5 6 (7.32%) RDBMS
5 6 (7.32%) Relational Database
6 5 (6.10%) MySQL
7 4 (4.88%) Couchbase
8 3 (3.66%) MongoDB
8 3 (3.66%) SQL Server
9 2 (2.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (1.22%) CouchDB
10 1 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.22%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (1.22%) Redis
Development Applications
1 13 (15.85%) Maven
2 9 (10.98%) Oracle APEX
3 7 (8.54%) JUnit
4 5 (6.10%) Jenkins
5 4 (4.88%) Git (software)
5 4 (4.88%) SoapUI
6 3 (3.66%) JMeter
6 3 (3.66%) Selenium
7 2 (2.44%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.44%) Mockito
7 2 (2.44%) Subversion
8 1 (1.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.22%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.22%) EasyMock
8 1 (1.22%) HtmlUnit
8 1 (1.22%) Hudson
8 1 (1.22%) Introscope
8 1 (1.22%) TestNG
8 1 (1.22%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.22%) XMLUnit
General
1 9 (10.98%) Marketing
2 3 (3.66%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.44%) Back Office
3 2 (2.44%) Finance
4 1 (1.22%) Advertising
4 1 (1.22%) Games
4 1 (1.22%) Publishing
4 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (51.22%) Developer
2 26 (31.71%) Architect
3 19 (23.17%) Java Developer
4 9 (10.98%) Java Architect
5 8 (9.76%) Software Architect
6 7 (8.54%) Administrator
6 7 (8.54%) DBA
7 6 (7.32%) .NET Developer
7 6 (7.32%) SQL Developer
7 6 (7.32%) Web Architect
8 5 (6.10%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 5 (6.10%) Oracle DBA
8 5 (6.10%) Portal Developer
9 4 (4.88%) Applications Architect
9 4 (4.88%) Designer
9 4 (4.88%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (3.66%) Consultant
10 3 (3.66%) Java Software Architect
10 3 (3.66%) WebLogic Developer
11 2 (2.44%) Middleware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (35.37%) Spring
2 23 (28.05%) HTML
3 22 (26.83%) Web Services
4 20 (24.39%) J2EE
5 17 (20.73%) CSS
6 14 (17.07%) REST
7 13 (15.85%) Hibernate
7 13 (15.85%) HTML5
7 13 (15.85%) jQuery
8 12 (14.63%) CSS3
8 12 (14.63%) JSP
8 12 (14.63%) SOAP
8 12 (14.63%) XML
9 10 (12.20%) Java EE
9 10 (12.20%) JMS
10 9 (10.98%) Middleware
10 9 (10.98%) Oracle ADF
10 9 (10.98%) Velocity
11 8 (9.76%) JPA
11 8 (9.76%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.44%) NHS
3 1 (1.22%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.22%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.22%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (1.22%) LPAR
3 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.22%) Statistics
3 1 (1.22%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.85%) Linux
2 8 (9.76%) AIX
2 8 (9.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.44%) Solaris
4 1 (1.22%) HPUX
4 1 (1.22%) SUSE
4 1 (1.22%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.22%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.22%) Unix
4 1 (1.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (21.95%) Open Source
2 15 (18.29%) Content Management
2 15 (18.29%) E-Commerce
3 14 (17.07%) Workflow
4 12 (14.63%) SOA
5 11 (13.41%) Front End Development
5 11 (13.41%) SDLC
6 8 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (9.76%) Defect Tracking
6 8 (9.76%) Static Code Analysis
7 5 (6.10%) AOP
7 5 (6.10%) Cross-Browser Testing
7 5 (6.10%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (6.10%) Scrum
7 5 (6.10%) TDD
7 5 (6.10%) UML
7 5 (6.10%) Use Case
7 5 (6.10%) Web Application Development
8 4 (4.88%) BPMN
8 4 (4.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 47 (57.32%) Java
2 22 (26.83%) JavaScript
3 20 (24.39%) SQL
4 7 (8.54%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.22%) PHP
5 1 (1.22%) Ruby
5 1 (1.22%) Scala
5 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.22%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (2.44%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.22%) CISSP
2 1 (1.22%) CREST Certified
2 1 (1.22%) Degree
2 1 (1.22%) GPEN
2 1 (1.22%) GSSP-JAVA
2 1 (1.22%) GWAPT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.44%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 8 (9.76%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.22%) Firmware
2 1 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) CA Wily
1 1 (1.22%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (1.22%) nmon
1 1 (1.22%) Puppet
1 1 (1.22%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 32 (39.02%) Oracle
2 11 (13.41%) MuleSoft
3 8 (9.76%) Red Hat
4 4 (4.88%) Endeca
4 4 (4.88%) hybris
4 4 (4.88%) TIBCO
5 3 (3.66%) WSO2
6 2 (2.44%) HP
7 1 (1.22%) Adobe
7 1 (1.22%) CA
7 1 (1.22%) IBM
7 1 (1.22%) Interwoven
7 1 (1.22%) Kofax
7 1 (1.22%) Perforce
7 1 (1.22%) Thunderhead
7 1 (1.22%) VMware