The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 25 April 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.

Liferay
England / North West
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 159 151
Contract jobs citing Liferay 0 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West - 0.050% 0.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.29% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 6
Median daily rate - £341 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -11.93%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £363 £388
% change year-on-year +24.13% -6.45%  
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 the North West with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 402 691 624
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 14.46% 17.34% 15.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 388 323
Median daily rate £360 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £375
% change year-on-year +1.91% +4.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 29 32
Median hourly rate £16.00 £22.54 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.01% +18.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.80 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £57.75 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +11.76% -15.00%  

Liferay
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

Liferay
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Liferay in the North West