The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Liferay skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Liferay over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Liferay
UK / England
Rank 562 576 562
Rank change year-on-year +14 -14  
Contract jobs citing Liferay 15 36 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.036% 0.074% 0.061%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.21% 0.43% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 21 19
Median daily rate £383 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.37% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £288 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £478 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £388 £380
% change year-on-year +22.58% +1.97%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Liferay is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7238 8397 8295
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 17.54% 17.25% 17.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4730 5379 4981
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £253 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 212 298
Median hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.63% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

Liferay
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Liferay as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Liferay in England

Liferay
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Liferay in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Liferay in England

Liferay
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Liferay in England over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Liferay in England

Liferay
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Liferay in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Liferay in England

Liferay
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Liferay within the England region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 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
London +6 9 £315 -26.95% 1
West Midlands +7 4 £475 +18.75%
South East +17 1 - -
Yorkshire +9 1 - -
Liferay
UK

Liferay
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for Liferay.

1 26 (53.06%) Spring
2 24 (48.98%) Java
3 21 (42.86%) J2EE
4 19 (38.78%) Struts
4 19 (38.78%) Velocity
5 17 (34.69%) JavaScript
5 17 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (34.69%) Hibernate
6 15 (30.61%) AOP
7 12 (24.49%) IBM
7 12 (24.49%) Oracle
7 12 (24.49%) Workflow
8 11 (22.45%) JIRA
9 10 (20.41%) HTML
10 9 (18.37%) Data Modelling
10 9 (18.37%) SOA
10 9 (18.37%) Content Management
10 9 (18.37%) Document Management
10 9 (18.37%) TDD
11 8 (16.33%) Enterprise Architecture
11 8 (16.33%) OOA/OOD
11 8 (16.33%) OO
11 8 (16.33%) Logical Data Model
11 8 (16.33%) Physical Data Model
12 7 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (14.29%) Confluence
12 7 (14.29%) Jenkins
12 7 (14.29%) Apache
12 7 (14.29%) Tomcat
12 7 (14.29%) LDAP

Liferay
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 7 (14.29%) Apache
1 7 (14.29%) Confluence
1 7 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 6 (12.24%) Alfresco
3 5 (10.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (10.20%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (6.12%) Magnolia
5 2 (4.08%) EPiServer
5 2 (4.08%) JBoss
5 2 (4.08%) OpenCms
6 1 (2.04%) Apache Solr
6 1 (2.04%) Documentum
6 1 (2.04%) Drupal
6 1 (2.04%) FileNet
6 1 (2.04%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (2.04%) IIS
6 1 (2.04%) LiveCycle
6 1 (2.04%) LiveLink
6 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.04%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) GitHub
2 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.04%) IaaS
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.29%) LDAP
2 2 (4.08%) SAN
3 1 (2.04%) Firewall
3 1 (2.04%) HTTP
3 1 (2.04%) Internet
3 1 (2.04%) Intranet
3 1 (2.04%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.16%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.08%) MySQL
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle Discoverer
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (22.45%) JIRA
2 7 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 5 (10.20%) Bitbucket
4 4 (8.16%) Eclipse
4 4 (8.16%) Gradle
4 4 (8.16%) IntelliJ
4 4 (8.16%) Subversion
5 2 (4.08%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (4.08%) Protractor
5 2 (4.08%) Vagrant
6 1 (2.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.04%) Babel
6 1 (2.04%) Bower
6 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.04%) git-flow
6 1 (2.04%) Grunt
6 1 (2.04%) JUnit
6 1 (2.04%) Selenium
6 1 (2.04%) TestNG
General
1 2 (4.08%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.04%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (34.69%) Developer
2 14 (28.57%) Consultant
2 14 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 13 (26.53%) Security Consultant
4 8 (16.33%) Architect
5 5 (10.20%) Security Manager
6 4 (8.16%) Agile Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Agile Java Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Java Architect
7 3 (6.12%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Software Architect
8 2 (4.08%) Analyst Programmer
8 2 (4.08%) HTML Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Java Analyst Programmer
8 2 (4.08%) Java Programmer
8 2 (4.08%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Oracle Project Manager
8 2 (4.08%) Programmer
8 2 (4.08%) Unix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (53.06%) Spring
2 21 (42.86%) J2EE
3 19 (38.78%) Struts
3 19 (38.78%) Velocity
4 17 (34.69%) Hibernate
5 10 (20.41%) HTML
6 6 (12.24%) CSS
6 6 (12.24%) Servlets
6 6 (12.24%) XML
7 5 (10.20%) AngularJS
7 5 (10.20%) JMS
7 5 (10.20%) JSR 168
8 4 (8.16%) RESTful
8 4 (8.16%) SOAP
8 4 (8.16%) Web Services
8 4 (8.16%) XHTML
8 4 (8.16%) XSLT
9 3 (6.12%) Java EE
10 2 (4.08%) jQuery
10 2 (4.08%) JSR 170
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.16%) DataPower
3 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.04%) NHS
3 1 (2.04%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.04%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.16%) Solaris
2 3 (6.12%) Unix
3 2 (4.08%) AIX
3 2 (4.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (30.61%) AOP
3 12 (24.49%) Workflow
4 9 (18.37%) Content Management
4 9 (18.37%) Data Modelling
4 9 (18.37%) Document Management
4 9 (18.37%) SOA
4 9 (18.37%) TDD
5 8 (16.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 8 (16.33%) Logical Data Model
5 8 (16.33%) OO
5 8 (16.33%) OOA/OOD
5 8 (16.33%) Physical Data Model
6 7 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (12.24%) MVC
8 5 (10.20%) Integration Testing
8 5 (10.20%) IT Strategy
8 5 (10.20%) Open Source
8 5 (10.20%) Scrum
8 5 (10.20%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 24 (48.98%) Java
2 17 (34.69%) JavaScript
3 5 (10.20%) Scala
4 4 (8.16%) Groovy
5 1 (2.04%) C
5 1 (2.04%) ECMAScript
5 1 (2.04%) ES6
5 1 (2.04%) PHP
5 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.16%) Sun Certification
2 2 (4.08%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Docker
1 2 (4.08%) Shibboleth
1 2 (4.08%) Tivoli Directory Server
1 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.04%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Tivoli
1 2 (4.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (2.04%) OpenAM
2 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (24.49%) IBM
1 12 (24.49%) Oracle
2 4 (8.16%) Atlassian
2 4 (8.16%) GigaSpaces
2 4 (8.16%) Sun
3 2 (4.08%) MuleSoft
3 2 (4.08%) VMware
4 1 (2.04%) Adobe
4 1 (2.04%) FatWire
4 1 (2.04%) Interwoven
4 1 (2.04%) OpenText
4 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.04%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.04%) Vignette
4 1 (2.04%) WSO2
4 1 (2.04%) Xerox