The first table below looks at the demand for Liferay skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. 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.

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 531 502 518
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +16
Contract jobs citing Liferay 56 42 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.099% 0.088% 0.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.58% 0.51% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 25 48
Average daily rate £450 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £250 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £575 £600
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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9622 8294 9910
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.09% 17.38% 16.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 5881 4681 5361
Average daily rate £375 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 314 417 451
Average hourly rate £18.10 £19.87 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% +1.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%

Liferay
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Liferay within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

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 21 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Liferay within the UK over the 3 months to 18 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
England -67 52 £450 - 9
London -11 30 £450 -10.00% 2
South East -10 10 £340 -2.85% 2
East of England -26 5 £450 +31.86%
City of London -18 4 £450 -21.73% 2
Berkshire -8 1 - - 2
Hertfordshire -12 1 £450 +31.86%
Yorkshire -21 1 £300 - 1
South Yorkshire - 1 £300 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Rotherham - - - -
Slough - - - - 1
Watford - - - -
Marlow - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -
Liverpool - - - - 1
Lancashire - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
Merseyside - - - - 1
North West - - - - 1

Liferay
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 105 (85.37%) Java
2 55 (44.72%) Spring
3 44 (35.77%) Web Services
4 40 (32.52%) SQL
5 38 (30.89%) XML
6 37 (30.08%) J2EE
7 36 (29.27%) Oracle
8 35 (28.46%) Scrum
9 34 (27.64%) Hibernate
10 27 (21.95%) JSF
11 25 (20.33%) JBoss
11 25 (20.33%) Agile Software Development
12 24 (19.51%) SOA
13 23 (18.70%) UML
13 23 (18.70%) RESTful
14 21 (17.07%) Apache
14 21 (17.07%) MVC
14 21 (17.07%) Oracle Database
15 20 (16.26%) Talend
15 20 (16.26%) Linux
15 20 (16.26%) Talend Open Studio
15 20 (16.26%) Java EE
16 19 (15.45%) Oracle Database 11g
16 19 (15.45%) Oracle Service Bus
16 19 (15.45%) Data Modelling
17 18 (14.63%) JSON
18 17 (13.82%) Pair Programming
18 17 (13.82%) Continuous Improvement
18 17 (13.82%) Apache CXF
18 17 (13.82%) WebLogic

Liferay
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 21 (17.07%) Apache
2 19 (15.45%) Oracle Service Bus
3 17 (13.82%) WebLogic
4 13 (10.57%) WebLogic Portal
5 12 (9.76%) Tomcat
6 9 (7.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 8 (6.50%) CMS
8 7 (5.69%) Oracle Coherence
9 4 (3.25%) Node.js
9 4 (3.25%) WebSphere
9 4 (3.25%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (3.25%) Apache ServiceMix
10 3 (2.44%) IBM HTTP Server
10 3 (2.44%) Alfresco
10 3 (2.44%) Drupal
10 3 (2.44%) Adobe CQ
11 2 (1.63%) Umbraco
11 2 (1.63%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (1.63%) TeamSite
12 1 (0.81%) Magnolia
Business Applications
1 2 (1.63%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.63%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (1.63%) Tridion
2 1 (0.81%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.81%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.81%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.81%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.94%) LDAP
2 4 (3.25%) HTTP
3 3 (2.44%) Internet
4 2 (1.63%) Intranet
5 1 (0.81%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.81%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.81%) DNS
5 1 (0.81%) SNMP
5 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.81%) SMTP
5 1 (0.81%) DHCP
5 1 (0.81%) SAN
5 1 (0.81%) Firewall
5 1 (0.81%) NAS
5 1 (0.81%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (17.07%) Oracle Database
2 19 (15.45%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (8.13%) Oracle ODI
4 9 (7.32%) Oracle Database 12c
4 9 (7.32%) Oracle Database 10g
4 9 (7.32%) MySQL
5 6 (4.88%) JasperReports
6 5 (4.07%) SQL Server
6 5 (4.07%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (3.25%) MongoDB
7 4 (3.25%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (2.44%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.81%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 20 (16.26%) Talend Open Studio
2 13 (10.57%) Maven
3 12 (9.76%) Eclipse
4 6 (4.88%) Ant
5 5 (4.07%) Subversion
6 4 (3.25%) JUnit
6 4 (3.25%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.44%) Mockito
8 2 (1.63%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.63%) CruiseControl
8 2 (1.63%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.81%) Introscope
9 1 (0.81%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.81%) JBehave
9 1 (0.81%) Hudson
General
1 9 (7.32%) Finance
2 4 (3.25%) Banking
3 2 (1.63%) Billing
3 2 (1.63%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.63%) Back Office
4 1 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.81%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 75 (60.98%) Developer
2 54 (43.90%) Java Developer
3 26 (21.14%) Architect
4 14 (11.38%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (6.50%) Applications Architect
6 7 (5.69%) Applications Specialist
6 7 (5.69%) Applications Support
6 7 (5.69%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 7 (5.69%) Senior Architect
7 4 (3.25%) Network Optimisation Engineer
7 4 (3.25%) Applications Support Specialist
7 4 (3.25%) Java Programmer
7 4 (3.25%) Java Software Developer
7 4 (3.25%) Oracle Applications Support
7 4 (3.25%) Administrator
7 4 (3.25%) Support Specialist
7 4 (3.25%) Programmer
7 4 (3.25%) Network Engineer
7 4 (3.25%) Software Developer
8 3 (2.44%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (44.72%) Spring
2 44 (35.77%) Web Services
3 38 (30.89%) XML
4 37 (30.08%) J2EE
5 34 (27.64%) Hibernate
6 27 (21.95%) JSF
7 23 (18.70%) RESTful
8 20 (16.26%) Java EE
9 18 (14.63%) JSON
10 17 (13.82%) Apache CXF
11 14 (11.38%) Middleware
12 10 (8.13%) Spring MVC
12 10 (8.13%) CSS
13 9 (7.32%) HTML
13 9 (7.32%) WSDL
14 8 (6.50%) GWT
14 8 (6.50%) JPA
14 8 (6.50%) JSP
15 6 (4.88%) jQuery
15 6 (4.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.69%) Mobile Payment
2 6 (4.88%) Open Source
3 4 (3.25%) GIS
4 3 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.81%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.81%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.81%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 20 (16.26%) Linux
2 14 (11.38%) UNIX
3 8 (6.50%) Windows
4 1 (0.81%) AIX
4 1 (0.81%) Solaris
4 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (28.46%) Scrum
2 25 (20.33%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (19.51%) SOA
4 23 (18.70%) UML
5 21 (17.07%) MVC
6 19 (15.45%) Data Modelling
7 17 (13.82%) Pair Programming
7 17 (13.82%) Continuous Improvement
8 16 (13.01%) Refactoring
9 12 (9.76%) Change Management
10 10 (8.13%) Dependency Injection
10 10 (8.13%) TOGAF
10 10 (8.13%) Content Management
11 9 (7.32%) OO
11 9 (7.32%) Technical Architecture
11 9 (7.32%) Enterprise Architecture
12 8 (6.50%) Security Architecture
12 8 (6.50%) ERD
12 8 (6.50%) TDD
12 8 (6.50%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 105 (85.37%) Java
2 40 (32.52%) SQL
3 15 (12.20%) PL/SQL
4 9 (7.32%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.44%) XPath
6 2 (1.63%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.63%) C
6 2 (1.63%) PHP
7 1 (0.81%) Perl
7 1 (0.81%) C#
7 1 (0.81%) Python
7 1 (0.81%) Scala
7 1 (0.81%) Groovy
7 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (11.38%) Security Cleared
2 11 (8.94%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.25%) CTC Cleared
4 3 (2.44%) Degree
5 1 (0.81%) CCDP
5 1 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.81%) CCVP
System Software
1 4 (3.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.81%) NFS
2 1 (0.81%) Squid
2 1 (0.81%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 10 (8.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.81%) Nagios
2 1 (0.81%) Puppet
2 1 (0.81%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 36 (29.27%) Oracle
2 25 (20.33%) JBoss
3 20 (16.26%) Talend
4 10 (8.13%) CA
5 5 (4.07%) Cisco
5 5 (4.07%) F5
6 4 (3.25%) SAP
7 3 (2.44%) FatWire
8 2 (1.63%) EPiServer
8 2 (1.63%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.63%) ATG
8 2 (1.63%) IBM
8 2 (1.63%) Adobe
8 2 (1.63%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.63%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.81%) ForgeRock
9 1 (0.81%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.81%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.81%) NetApp
9 1 (0.81%) HP
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ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: 6 days ago