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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Liferay
Rank 637 616 597
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -19
Contract jobs citing Liferay 24 47 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.082% 0.075%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.24% 0.47% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 36 21
Median daily rate £350 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.00% -6.25%
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
9839 9956 9615
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.28% 17.44% 17.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6521 6279 5641
Median daily rate £420 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 249 305 396
Median hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +33.33%

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 July 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 13 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 July 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 -4 22 £350 -12.50% 1
London -8 9 £331 -24.34%
Warwickshire +5 6 £425 -
West Midlands -21 6 £425 -
Warwick -1 5 £425 -
South West -11 4 £320 -12.32%
North West -2 3 £450 +1.40%
Bristol -2 3 £320 -14.66%
Manchester -13 2 £450 +1.40%
Cheshire - 1 £355 -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Wimbledon - 1 - -
Warrington - 1 £355 -

Liferay
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 42 (50.00%) Java
2 29 (34.52%) Oracle
3 26 (30.95%) WebLogic
4 25 (29.76%) Spring
5 22 (26.19%) JavaScript
6 21 (25.00%) HTML
6 21 (25.00%) Oracle Database
7 19 (22.62%) CSS
8 18 (21.43%) Web Services
8 18 (21.43%) Open Source
9 17 (20.24%) J2EE
10 16 (19.05%) SQL
11 15 (17.86%) Linux
11 15 (17.86%) MuleSoft
12 14 (16.67%) Tomcat
13 13 (15.48%) Oracle ADF
13 13 (15.48%) Oracle APEX
13 13 (15.48%) Oracle Database 11g
13 13 (15.48%) jQuery
14 12 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
14 12 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
14 12 (14.29%) CSS3
14 12 (14.29%) Hibernate
14 12 (14.29%) E-Commerce
15 11 (13.10%) Red Hat
15 11 (13.10%) AIX
15 11 (13.10%) JSP
15 11 (13.10%) REST
15 11 (13.10%) Front End Development
15 11 (13.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 26 (30.95%) WebLogic
2 14 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 9 (10.71%) CMS
4 5 (5.95%) Apache
4 5 (5.95%) WebLogic Portal
5 4 (4.76%) Apache Solr
5 4 (4.76%) JBoss
5 4 (4.76%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (3.57%) GlassFish
6 3 (3.57%) Mule
6 3 (3.57%) WebSphere
7 2 (2.38%) Alfresco
7 2 (2.38%) ColdFusion
7 2 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (2.38%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (2.38%) Mule ESB
7 2 (2.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (2.38%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (2.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 9 (10.71%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (10.71%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (3.57%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.52%) VLAN
2 6 (7.14%) HTTP
3 5 (5.95%) LDAP
4 3 (3.57%) Internet
5 1 (1.19%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.19%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 13 (15.48%) Oracle Database 11g
3 12 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
3 12 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
4 8 (9.52%) RDBMS
4 8 (9.52%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.57%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.57%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.57%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.38%) MySQL
7 1 (1.19%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.19%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.19%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.19%) Redis
Development Applications
1 13 (15.48%) Oracle APEX
2 10 (11.90%) Maven
3 5 (5.95%) JUnit
4 4 (4.76%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.57%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.38%) Introscope
6 2 (2.38%) JMeter
6 2 (2.38%) Mockito
6 2 (2.38%) Selenium
6 2 (2.38%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.19%) Ant
7 1 (1.19%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 1 (1.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.19%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.19%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.19%) Hudson
7 1 (1.19%) PVCS
7 1 (1.19%) Subversion
7 1 (1.19%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.19%) XMLUnit
General
1 7 (8.33%) Marketing
2 2 (2.38%) Back Office
2 2 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (2.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.19%) Advertising
3 1 (1.19%) Finance
3 1 (1.19%) Games
Job Titles
1 49 (58.33%) Developer
2 23 (27.38%) Java Developer
3 19 (22.62%) Architect
4 10 (11.90%) DBA
5 8 (9.52%) Administrator
6 7 (8.33%) Oracle DBA
7 6 (7.14%) .NET Developer
7 6 (7.14%) Portal Developer
7 6 (7.14%) Software Architect
7 6 (7.14%) SQL Developer
8 5 (5.95%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 5 (5.95%) Java Architect
8 5 (5.95%) Software Developer
9 4 (4.76%) Applications Architect
9 4 (4.76%) Designer
9 4 (4.76%) Java Software Developer
10 3 (3.57%) J2EE Developer
10 3 (3.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 3 (3.57%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (3.57%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (29.76%) Spring
2 21 (25.00%) HTML
3 19 (22.62%) CSS
4 18 (21.43%) Web Services
5 17 (20.24%) J2EE
6 13 (15.48%) jQuery
6 13 (15.48%) Oracle ADF
7 12 (14.29%) CSS3
7 12 (14.29%) Hibernate
8 11 (13.10%) Java EE
8 11 (13.10%) JSP
8 11 (13.10%) REST
9 10 (11.90%) HTML5
9 10 (11.90%) XML
10 9 (10.71%) Velocity
11 8 (9.52%) SOAP
12 7 (8.33%) .NET
12 7 (8.33%) JMS
12 7 (8.33%) Middleware
12 7 (8.33%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.38%) LPAR
2 2 (2.38%) NHS
3 1 (1.19%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.19%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 15 (17.86%) Linux
2 11 (13.10%) AIX
2 11 (13.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (3.57%) Solaris
4 2 (2.38%) HPUX
4 2 (2.38%) SUSE
4 2 (2.38%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 2 (2.38%) Unix
5 1 (1.19%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.19%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (21.43%) Open Source
2 12 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 11 (13.10%) Content Management
3 11 (13.10%) Front End Development
4 10 (11.90%) Workflow
5 8 (9.52%) SDLC
5 8 (9.52%) SOA
6 7 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (7.14%) Static Code Analysis
7 6 (7.14%) TDD
8 5 (5.95%) AOP
8 5 (5.95%) Cross-Browser Testing
8 5 (5.95%) Defect Tracking
8 5 (5.95%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (5.95%) Use Case
8 5 (5.95%) Web Application Development
9 4 (4.76%) Mobile Development
9 4 (4.76%) Scrum
10 3 (3.57%) DevOps
10 3 (3.57%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 42 (50.00%) Java
2 22 (26.19%) JavaScript
3 16 (19.05%) SQL
4 5 (5.95%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.38%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.19%) PHP
6 1 (1.19%) Ruby
6 1 (1.19%) Scala
6 1 (1.19%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (3.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.19%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.19%) QA
System Software
1 11 (13.10%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.38%) Firmware
2 2 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.38%) CA Wily
1 2 (2.38%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (2.38%) nmon
1 2 (2.38%) Puppet
1 2 (2.38%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 29 (34.52%) Oracle
2 15 (17.86%) MuleSoft
3 11 (13.10%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.57%) HP
4 3 (3.57%) IBM
5 2 (2.38%) CA
5 2 (2.38%) Endeca
5 2 (2.38%) VMware
6 1 (1.19%) hybris
6 1 (1.19%) Interwoven
6 1 (1.19%) Perforce
6 1 (1.19%) Thunderhead
6 1 (1.19%) TIBCO