The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Liferay
Rank 603 582 558
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -24
Contract jobs citing Liferay 30 28 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.050% 0.056%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.27% 0.27% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 19 15
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£400 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £283 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £331
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +11.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £50.00

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
11085 10241 9041
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.97% 18.33% 17.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 7090 6073 5233
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 331 422 384
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -7.89%

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 4 September 2015.

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 18 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 4 September 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -2 28 £400 +14.28% 4
London +15 16 £413 +17.85% 1
South West 0 6 £358 -20.55%
City of London +7 3 £425 +21.42%
Manchester -17 3 £431 -
North West -31 3 £431 -
West Midlands +10 2 - -
Bristol -4 2 £375 -16.66%
South Wales - 2 - -
Warwickshire - 2 - -
Warwick - 2 - -
Newport - 2 - -
Wales - 2 - -
Hampshire -5 1 £400 +14.28% 1
South East -36 1 £400 +11.11% 1
Swindon - 1 £333 -
Devon - 1 £358 -
Wiltshire - 1 £333 -

Liferay
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 72 (87.80%) Java
2 26 (31.71%) WebLogic
3 25 (30.49%) JBoss
4 23 (28.05%) Spring
5 19 (23.17%) Linux
5 19 (23.17%) CSS
5 19 (23.17%) HTML
6 18 (21.95%) SOAP
6 18 (21.95%) REST
7 17 (20.73%) Hibernate
8 16 (19.51%) Web Services
8 16 (19.51%) Tomcat
9 15 (18.29%) JavaScript
9 15 (18.29%) Migration
10 14 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (17.07%) Oracle
10 14 (17.07%) Enterprise Software
11 12 (14.63%) J2EE
11 12 (14.63%) CMS
12 11 (13.41%) SQL
12 11 (13.41%) Apache
12 11 (13.41%) WebLogic Portal
12 11 (13.41%) SOA
12 11 (13.41%) HTTP
13 10 (12.20%) UML
13 10 (12.20%) Drupal
13 10 (12.20%) Apache Camel
14 9 (10.98%) DevOps
14 9 (10.98%) JPA
15 8 (9.76%) XSLT

Liferay
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 26 (31.71%) WebLogic
2 25 (30.49%) JBoss
3 16 (19.51%) Tomcat
4 12 (14.63%) CMS
5 11 (13.41%) WebLogic Portal
5 11 (13.41%) Apache
6 10 (12.20%) Drupal
7 7 (8.54%) Apache ServiceMix
8 6 (7.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 4 (4.88%) Umbraco
9 4 (4.88%) LiveLink
9 4 (4.88%) CoreMedia CMS
10 3 (3.66%) WebLogic Integration
11 2 (2.44%) Apache Solr
12 1 (1.22%) Moodle
12 1 (1.22%) Confluence
12 1 (1.22%) Node.js
12 1 (1.22%) Alfresco
12 1 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (1.22%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Summit
2 1 (1.22%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.22%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.41%) HTTP
2 7 (8.54%) Internet
3 1 (1.22%) LDAP
3 1 (1.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.76%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (3.66%) MySQL
2 3 (3.66%) RDBMS
2 3 (3.66%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.44%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.44%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.44%) Redis
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 7 (8.54%) Maven
2 5 (6.10%) Ant
3 3 (3.66%) JIRA
3 3 (3.66%) Selenium
4 2 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (2.44%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.44%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.44%) IntelliJ
4 2 (2.44%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.22%) Grunt
5 1 (1.22%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (1.22%) SonarQube
5 1 (1.22%) Flyway
5 1 (1.22%) Subversion
5 1 (1.22%) JUnit
5 1 (1.22%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.22%) JBehave
5 1 (1.22%) Mockito
5 1 (1.22%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.22%) Jasmine
General
1 8 (9.76%) Finance
2 4 (4.88%) Retail
3 3 (3.66%) Investment Banking
3 3 (3.66%) Publishing
3 3 (3.66%) Banking
3 3 (3.66%) Legal
3 3 (3.66%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.44%) Back Office
4 2 (2.44%) Automotive
5 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.22%) Advertising
5 1 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.22%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 48 (58.54%) Developer
2 29 (35.37%) Java Developer
3 10 (12.20%) Architect
4 8 (9.76%) Analyst
5 7 (8.54%) Administrator
6 6 (7.32%) Java Architect
7 5 (6.10%) Developer Analyst
7 5 (6.10%) Java Technical Architect
7 5 (6.10%) Technical Architect
8 4 (4.88%) Designer
9 3 (3.66%) Consultant
10 2 (2.44%) Senior Developer
10 2 (2.44%) Web Developer
10 2 (2.44%) UI Developer
10 2 (2.44%) Portal Developer
10 2 (2.44%) DevOps Engineer
11 1 (1.22%) Cloud Engineer
11 1 (1.22%) DevOps Specialist
11 1 (1.22%) AWS Engineer
11 1 (1.22%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (28.05%) Spring
2 19 (23.17%) HTML
2 19 (23.17%) CSS
3 18 (21.95%) SOAP
3 18 (21.95%) REST
4 17 (20.73%) Hibernate
5 16 (19.51%) Web Services
6 12 (14.63%) J2EE
7 10 (12.20%) Apache Camel
8 9 (10.98%) JPA
9 8 (9.76%) ActiveMQ
9 8 (9.76%) XSLT
10 7 (8.54%) JSF
10 7 (8.54%) XML
10 7 (8.54%) RabbitMQ
11 5 (6.10%) Java EE
11 5 (6.10%) WSDL
12 4 (4.88%) JSP
12 4 (4.88%) Servlets
12 4 (4.88%) Ehcache
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.07%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (6.10%) Public Cloud
2 5 (6.10%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.88%) Clustering
4 2 (2.44%) FMCG
4 2 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.22%) DataPower
5 1 (1.22%) Social Media
5 1 (1.22%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.22%) Human Factors
5 1 (1.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (23.17%) Linux
2 4 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (18.29%) Migration
2 14 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (13.41%) SOA
4 10 (12.20%) UML
5 9 (10.98%) DevOps
6 7 (8.54%) MVC
6 7 (8.54%) Web Development
6 7 (8.54%) TDD
7 6 (7.32%) CRM
7 6 (7.32%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (6.10%) Open Source
8 5 (6.10%) Content Management
8 5 (6.10%) Mobile Development
9 4 (4.88%) Scrum
9 4 (4.88%) OOA/OOD
9 4 (4.88%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (3.66%) Software Architecture
10 3 (3.66%) Use Case
10 3 (3.66%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (3.66%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 72 (87.80%) Java
2 15 (18.29%) JavaScript
3 11 (13.41%) SQL
4 7 (8.54%) XQuery
4 7 (8.54%) XPath
5 1 (1.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (4.88%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.44%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.22%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.44%) ISO 9001
1 2 (2.44%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 8 (9.76%) Squid
2 7 (8.54%) Docker
3 5 (6.10%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (7.32%) Puppet
2 5 (6.10%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.22%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.22%) OpenAM
3 1 (1.22%) Ansible
3 1 (1.22%) BladeLogic
3 1 (1.22%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 14 (17.07%) Oracle
2 6 (7.32%) IBM
2 6 (7.32%) ForgeRock
3 5 (6.10%) VMware
3 5 (6.10%) Adobe
3 5 (6.10%) Red Hat
3 5 (6.10%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (6.10%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.22%) Remedy
4 1 (1.22%) BMC
4 1 (1.22%) Google
4 1 (1.22%) Terracotta
4 1 (1.22%) hybris
4 1 (1.22%) F5
4 1 (1.22%) ServiceNow
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