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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Liferay
Rank 564 548 506
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -42
Contract jobs citing Liferay 38 56 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.068% 0.100% 0.088%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.37% 0.57% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 36 25
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£381 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.27% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £320 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £524 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £340 £344
% change year-on-year
+13.97% -1.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
10184 9825 8430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.19% 17.48% 17.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 6181 6019 4768
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 370 317 418
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.35 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.99% -8.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.20 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -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 21 April 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 20 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 21 April 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 -11 37 £381 -15.27% 6
South West +17 15 £375 +17.18%
Bristol +9 11 £388 -
London -16 11 £318 -29.44% 3
Manchester - 6 £388 - 1
North West - 6 £388 - 1
City of London +17 2 £425 -5.55% 1
South East -14 2 £280 -17.64%
Hertfordshire +9 1 £260 -42.22% 1
East of England +7 1 £260 -42.22% 2
Berkshire -3 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -
Watford - 1 £260 -
Wirral - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Aylesbury - - - -
Merseyside - - - -
Scotland - - - -

Liferay
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 38 (60.32%) Java
2 17 (26.98%) HTML
3 15 (23.81%) JavaScript
3 15 (23.81%) Spring
3 15 (23.81%) CMS
4 14 (22.22%) JBoss
4 14 (22.22%) jQuery
5 13 (20.63%) Tomcat
5 13 (20.63%) CSS
6 12 (19.05%) JSP
6 12 (19.05%) Hibernate
6 12 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (17.46%) Web Services
7 11 (17.46%) Open Source
8 9 (14.29%) Drupal
8 9 (14.29%) Linux
8 9 (14.29%) Apache
8 9 (14.29%) Ajax
9 8 (12.70%) Content Management
9 8 (12.70%) Migration
9 8 (12.70%) SOA
9 8 (12.70%) E-Commerce
9 8 (12.70%) Adobe
9 8 (12.70%) ForgeRock
10 7 (11.11%) HTML5
10 7 (11.11%) Workflow
10 7 (11.11%) Finance
10 7 (11.11%) Maven
11 6 (9.52%) ActiveMQ
11 6 (9.52%) Intranet

Liferay
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 15 (23.81%) CMS
2 14 (22.22%) JBoss
3 13 (20.63%) Tomcat
4 9 (14.29%) Apache
4 9 (14.29%) Drupal
5 5 (7.94%) Apache ServiceMix
6 4 (6.35%) ExpressionEngine
6 4 (6.35%) Umbraco
6 4 (6.35%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (6.35%) WebSphere
6 4 (6.35%) SharePoint
7 2 (3.17%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (3.17%) WebLogic
7 2 (3.17%) IIS
7 2 (3.17%) Alfresco
7 2 (3.17%) WebSphere Portal
7 2 (3.17%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (3.17%) Adobe CQ
7 2 (3.17%) Magnolia
8 1 (1.59%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (6.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Magento
2 4 (6.35%) Tridion
3 1 (1.59%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.59%) GitHub
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.52%) Intranet
2 3 (4.76%) Internet
3 1 (1.59%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.35%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.17%) EDRMS
3 2 (3.17%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.17%) JasperReports
3 2 (3.17%) Jackrabbit
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.59%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Maven
2 4 (6.35%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.17%) Selenium
4 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.59%) Gradle
4 1 (1.59%) GitLab
4 1 (1.59%) JIRA
4 1 (1.59%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.59%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.59%) Subversion
General
1 7 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (4.76%) Advertising
2 3 (4.76%) Local Government
2 3 (4.76%) Marketing
2 3 (4.76%) Spanish Language
3 2 (3.17%) Retail Banking
3 2 (3.17%) Banking
3 2 (3.17%) Retail
4 1 (1.59%) Military
4 1 (1.59%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.59%) Back Office
4 1 (1.59%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 30 (47.62%) Developer
2 19 (30.16%) Java Developer
3 9 (14.29%) Architect
4 7 (11.11%) Analyst
5 5 (7.94%) Web Developer
5 5 (7.94%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (7.94%) Front-End Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Front-End Web Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Consultant
7 3 (4.76%) Administrator
7 3 (4.76%) Technical Architect
7 3 (4.76%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Developer Analyst
8 2 (3.17%) Java Technical Architect
8 2 (3.17%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Java Architect
8 2 (3.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Cloud Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (26.98%) HTML
2 15 (23.81%) Spring
3 14 (22.22%) jQuery
4 13 (20.63%) CSS
5 12 (19.05%) JSP
5 12 (19.05%) Hibernate
6 11 (17.46%) Web Services
7 9 (14.29%) Ajax
8 7 (11.11%) HTML5
9 6 (9.52%) CSS3
9 6 (9.52%) ActiveMQ
9 6 (9.52%) J2EE
10 5 (7.94%) Servlets
10 5 (7.94%) XHTML
10 5 (7.94%) JSF
10 5 (7.94%) REST
10 5 (7.94%) Apache Camel
11 4 (6.35%) Sass
11 4 (6.35%) LESS
11 4 (6.35%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.46%) Open Source
2 6 (9.52%) User Experience
3 4 (6.35%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.76%) Google Search Appliance
5 2 (3.17%) GIS
5 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.17%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.59%) FMCG
6 1 (1.59%) Smartcard
6 1 (1.59%) Replication
6 1 (1.59%) Clustering
6 1 (1.59%) Economics
6 1 (1.59%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.29%) Linux
2 3 (4.76%) Windows
3 2 (3.17%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.59%) AIX
4 1 (1.59%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (12.70%) Migration
2 8 (12.70%) Content Management
2 8 (12.70%) SOA
2 8 (12.70%) E-Commerce
3 7 (11.11%) Workflow
4 6 (9.52%) UML
4 6 (9.52%) CRM
4 6 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (7.94%) MVC
5 5 (7.94%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (6.35%) Scrum
6 4 (6.35%) TDD
6 4 (6.35%) Project Management
6 4 (6.35%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (4.76%) TOGAF
7 3 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.17%) RUP
8 2 (3.17%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (60.32%) Java
2 15 (23.81%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.76%) SQL
4 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.59%) Perl
4 1 (1.59%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (7.94%) Degree
2 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.17%) CTC Cleared
2 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.76%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) Ansible
2 1 (1.59%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 8 (12.70%) Adobe
1 8 (12.70%) ForgeRock
2 6 (9.52%) Oracle
3 5 (7.94%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (7.94%) TIBCO
4 4 (6.35%) FatWire
5 3 (4.76%) Google
5 3 (4.76%) IBM
6 2 (3.17%) hybris
7 1 (1.59%) Citrix
7 1 (1.59%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.59%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.59%) SAP
7 1 (1.59%) GigaSpaces
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