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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Liferay
Rank 600 571 580
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +9
Contract jobs citing Liferay 47 62 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.088% 0.11% 0.095%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.49% 0.63% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 47 25
Median daily rate £331 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.58% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £323 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £465 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £375 £335
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +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
9565 9886 9396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.83% 17.62% 17.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 6360 6175 5642
Median daily rate £420 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 336 357
Median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.15 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £21.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+22.65% +24.69%

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 30 June 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 18 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 30 June 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 -2 45 £331 -14.58%
Warwickshire +6 16 £400 -
West Midlands -6 16 £400 -
London +5 12 £391 -13.22%
Warwick +3 11 £400 -
East Midlands - 8 £275 -
Derbyshire - 7 £275 -
Derby - 7 £275 -
North West -15 5 £365 -14.11%
South West -9 4 £320 -12.32%
Bristol +6 3 £320 -14.66%
Manchester -8 2 £450 +5.88%
Lancashire - 2 £341 -
Preston - 2 £341 -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Wimbledon - 1 - -
Warrington - 1 £355 -
Cheshire - 1 £355 -

Liferay
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (54.02%) Java
2 29 (33.33%) Oracle
3 28 (32.18%) Spring
4 25 (28.74%) WebLogic
5 22 (25.29%) JavaScript
6 21 (24.14%) HTML
7 20 (22.99%) Web Services
8 19 (21.84%) CSS
8 19 (21.84%) Oracle Database
9 18 (20.69%) SQL
10 17 (19.54%) J2EE
10 17 (19.54%) Open Source
11 14 (16.09%) Tomcat
12 13 (14.94%) Linux
12 13 (14.94%) Content Management
12 13 (14.94%) Hibernate
12 13 (14.94%) jQuery
12 13 (14.94%) MuleSoft
13 12 (13.79%) REST
13 12 (13.79%) CSS3
13 12 (13.79%) Workflow
13 12 (13.79%) E-Commerce
14 11 (12.64%) XML
14 11 (12.64%) JSP
14 11 (12.64%) Maven
14 11 (12.64%) Oracle ADF
14 11 (12.64%) Front End Development
14 11 (12.64%) Oracle Database 11g
14 11 (12.64%) Java EE
14 11 (12.64%) Oracle APEX

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 25 (28.74%) WebLogic
2 14 (16.09%) Tomcat
3 9 (10.34%) CMS
4 5 (5.75%) Apache
4 5 (5.75%) WebLogic Portal
5 4 (4.60%) Apache Solr
5 4 (4.60%) JBoss
5 4 (4.60%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (3.45%) GlassFish
6 3 (3.45%) Mule
6 3 (3.45%) WebSphere
7 2 (2.30%) Alfresco
7 2 (2.30%) ColdFusion
7 2 (2.30%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (2.30%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (2.30%) Mule ESB
7 2 (2.30%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (2.30%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (2.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (2.30%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 7 (8.05%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (8.05%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (3.45%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.90%) HTTP
1 6 (6.90%) VLAN
2 5 (5.75%) LDAP
3 3 (3.45%) Internet
4 1 (1.15%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.15%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (21.84%) Oracle Database
2 11 (12.64%) Oracle BI EE
2 11 (12.64%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (11.49%) Oracle Database 12c
4 6 (6.90%) RDBMS
4 6 (6.90%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.45%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.45%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.45%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (2.30%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.30%) MySQL
7 1 (1.15%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.15%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.15%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.15%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (12.64%) Maven
1 11 (12.64%) Oracle APEX
2 6 (6.90%) JUnit
3 4 (4.60%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.45%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.45%) SoapUI
5 2 (2.30%) Introscope
5 2 (2.30%) JMeter
5 2 (2.30%) Mockito
5 2 (2.30%) Selenium
6 1 (1.15%) Ant
6 1 (1.15%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (1.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.15%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.15%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.15%) Hudson
6 1 (1.15%) PVCS
6 1 (1.15%) Subversion
6 1 (1.15%) TestNG
6 1 (1.15%) XMLUnit
General
1 8 (9.20%) Marketing
2 2 (2.30%) Back Office
2 2 (2.30%) Finance
2 2 (2.30%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (2.30%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.15%) Advertising
3 1 (1.15%) Games
Job Titles
1 51 (58.62%) Developer
2 24 (27.59%) Java Developer
3 21 (24.14%) Architect
4 8 (9.20%) Administrator
4 8 (9.20%) DBA
5 7 (8.05%) Java Architect
5 7 (8.05%) Software Architect
6 6 (6.90%) .NET Developer
6 6 (6.90%) Oracle DBA
6 6 (6.90%) Portal Developer
6 6 (6.90%) SQL Developer
7 5 (5.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 5 (5.75%) Software Developer
8 4 (4.60%) Applications Architect
8 4 (4.60%) Designer
8 4 (4.60%) Java Software Developer
8 4 (4.60%) Web Architect
9 3 (3.45%) Consultant
9 3 (3.45%) J2EE Developer
9 3 (3.45%) WebLogic Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (32.18%) Spring
2 21 (24.14%) HTML
3 20 (22.99%) Web Services
4 19 (21.84%) CSS
5 17 (19.54%) J2EE
6 13 (14.94%) Hibernate
6 13 (14.94%) jQuery
7 12 (13.79%) CSS3
7 12 (13.79%) REST
8 11 (12.64%) Java EE
8 11 (12.64%) JSP
8 11 (12.64%) Oracle ADF
8 11 (12.64%) XML
9 10 (11.49%) HTML5
9 10 (11.49%) SOAP
10 9 (10.34%) Velocity
11 8 (9.20%) JMS
12 7 (8.05%) .NET
12 7 (8.05%) Middleware
12 7 (8.05%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.30%) LPAR
2 2 (2.30%) NHS
3 1 (1.15%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.15%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.94%) Linux
2 9 (10.34%) AIX
2 9 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (3.45%) Solaris
4 2 (2.30%) HPUX
4 2 (2.30%) SUSE
4 2 (2.30%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 2 (2.30%) Unix
5 1 (1.15%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (19.54%) Open Source
2 13 (14.94%) Content Management
3 12 (13.79%) E-Commerce
3 12 (13.79%) Workflow
4 11 (12.64%) Front End Development
5 10 (11.49%) SDLC
6 9 (10.34%) SOA
7 8 (9.20%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (8.05%) Defect Tracking
8 7 (8.05%) Static Code Analysis
9 6 (6.90%) TDD
10 5 (5.75%) AOP
10 5 (5.75%) Cross-Browser Testing
10 5 (5.75%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (5.75%) Scrum
10 5 (5.75%) Use Case
10 5 (5.75%) Web Application Development
11 4 (4.60%) Mobile Development
11 4 (4.60%) UML
12 3 (3.45%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (54.02%) Java
2 22 (25.29%) JavaScript
3 18 (20.69%) SQL
4 6 (6.90%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.30%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.15%) PHP
6 1 (1.15%) Ruby
6 1 (1.15%) Scala
6 1 (1.15%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (3.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.30%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.15%) QA
System Software
1 9 (10.34%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.30%) Firmware
2 2 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.30%) CA Wily
1 2 (2.30%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (2.30%) nmon
1 2 (2.30%) Puppet
1 2 (2.30%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 29 (33.33%) Oracle
2 13 (14.94%) MuleSoft
3 9 (10.34%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.45%) HP
4 3 (3.45%) IBM
5 2 (2.30%) CA
5 2 (2.30%) Endeca
5 2 (2.30%) VMware
6 1 (1.15%) hybris
6 1 (1.15%) Interwoven
6 1 (1.15%) Perforce
6 1 (1.15%) Thunderhead
6 1 (1.15%) TIBCO