The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 29 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.

Liferay
England / South West
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 135 136
Contract jobs citing Liferay 0 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West - 0.034% 0.42%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.20% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 10
Median daily rate - £388 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £384 £375
% change year-on-year +23.77% +2.33%  
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 South West with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 476 494 513
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 18.46% 17.00% 16.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 348 309
Median daily rate £400 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £525 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 20 13
Median hourly rate £46.25 £18.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +156.94% -7.69%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.75 £8.75 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.60 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  

Liferay
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Liferay
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Liferay in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 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 South West region with a requirement for Liferay.

1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (50.00%) Document Management
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) Alfresco
1 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (50.00%) TestNG
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) Modernizr
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
1 1 (50.00%) RESTEasy
1 1 (50.00%) Grunt
1 1 (50.00%) Bower

Liferay
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (50.00%) Alfresco
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) WildFly
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Bower
1 1 (50.00%) Grunt
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) TestNG
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) Modernizr
1 1 (50.00%) RESTEasy
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) API Development
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Document Management
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle