Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Liferay skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Liferay over the 6 months to 23 November 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
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 826 837 834
Rank change year-on-year +11 -3 -6
Contract jobs citing Liferay 61 54 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.059% 0.051% 0.054%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.36% 0.28% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 35 40
UK median daily rate £400 £355 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.68% -11.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £363 £284 £313
90th Percentile £563 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £355 £375
% change year-on-year +12.68% -5.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 17146 19447 20002
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.63% 18.47% 17.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 11290 12594 12563
UK median daily rate £450 £424 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.26% +5.88% +5.89%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £230
90th Percentile £607 £588 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 434 481 606
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.00
10th Percentile £11.00 £12.17 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.83 £48.75 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.73 £20.00
% change year-on-year -3.52% +3.65% +14.29%

Liferay
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Liferay as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Liferay in the UK

Liferay
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Liferay in the UK

Liferay
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Liferay over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Liferay in the UK

Liferay
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Liferay in the UK

Liferay
Top 11 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +30 61 £400 +13.48% 3
UK excluding London +45 48 £400 +12.68% 4
South East +32 32 £400 +25.20% 3
London -16 13 £450 +19.05%
Midlands +23 9 £490 +15.29%
East Midlands - 5 - -
West Midlands +26 4 £490 +15.29%
North of England +55 3 £569 +26.33%
North West +19 3 £569 +13.70%
South West -11 3 £356 +11.33%
East of England - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 with a requirement for Liferay.

1 49 (80.33%) Java
2 47 (77.05%) Oracle
3 23 (37.70%) IBM
3 23 (37.70%) SQL
3 23 (37.70%) Web Services
4 22 (36.07%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (32.79%) Oracle Database
6 19 (31.15%) PostgreSQL
7 18 (29.51%) Spring
7 18 (29.51%) RESTful
8 17 (27.87%) CMS
9 16 (26.23%) Finance
9 16 (26.23%) Linux
9 16 (26.23%) Unit Testing
10 15 (24.59%) JPA
10 15 (24.59%) PL/SQL
11 14 (22.95%) EJB
11 14 (22.95%) Microsoft
11 14 (22.95%) JAXB
11 14 (22.95%) HP
11 14 (22.95%) CRM
11 14 (22.95%) SOA
11 14 (22.95%) Document Management
11 14 (22.95%) EJB 3.0
11 14 (22.95%) Drupal
11 14 (22.95%) GlassFish
11 14 (22.95%) Ehcache
11 14 (22.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 14 (22.95%) JAX-RS
11 14 (22.95%) Oracle Database 12c

Liferay
Co-occurring 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 17 (27.87%) CMS
2 14 (22.95%) Drupal
2 14 (22.95%) GlassFish
2 14 (22.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 13 (21.31%) Alfresco
4 6 (9.84%) Tomcat
5 5 (8.20%) Oracle Application Server
6 3 (4.92%) Apache
6 3 (4.92%) CoreMedia CMS
7 2 (3.28%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (3.28%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.64%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.64%) Confluence
8 1 (1.64%) EPiServer
8 1 (1.64%) Magnolia
8 1 (1.64%) Moodle
8 1 (1.64%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (1.64%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (1.64%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.64%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.28%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.48%) Firewall
2 5 (8.20%) LDAP
3 1 (1.64%) HTTP
3 1 (1.64%) Internet
3 1 (1.64%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (32.79%) Oracle Database
2 19 (31.15%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (22.95%) Oracle Database 12c
4 7 (11.48%) SQL Server
5 5 (8.20%) JasperReports
6 2 (3.28%) MySQL
6 2 (3.28%) Redis
7 1 (1.64%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.64%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (18.03%) Jenkins
2 5 (8.20%) Maven
2 5 (8.20%) Talend Open Studio
3 4 (6.56%) AppScan
3 4 (6.56%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.92%) JUnit
5 2 (3.28%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.64%) Cactus
6 1 (1.64%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.64%) HttpUnit
6 1 (1.64%) JIRA
6 1 (1.64%) Rational Rose
General
1 16 (26.23%) Finance
2 5 (8.20%) French Language
3 2 (3.28%) Banking
3 2 (3.28%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.64%) Retail
4 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (67.21%) Developer
2 24 (39.34%) Java Developer
3 4 (6.56%) Angular Developer
3 4 (6.56%) Consultant
3 4 (6.56%) Implementation Engineer
3 4 (6.56%) Security Consultant
3 4 (6.56%) Senior Implementation Engineer
3 4 (6.56%) Senior Software Engineer
3 4 (6.56%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 4 (6.56%) Software Engineer
4 2 (3.28%) Agile Coach
4 2 (3.28%) Analyst
4 2 (3.28%) Android Developer
4 2 (3.28%) Architect
4 2 (3.28%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (3.28%) Digital Delivery Manager
4 2 (3.28%) iOS Developer
4 2 (3.28%) Node.js Developer
4 2 (3.28%) Senior Developer
4 2 (3.28%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (37.70%) Web Services
2 18 (29.51%) RESTful
2 18 (29.51%) Spring
3 15 (24.59%) JPA
4 14 (22.95%) Ehcache
4 14 (22.95%) EJB
4 14 (22.95%) EJB 3.0
4 14 (22.95%) JAXB
4 14 (22.95%) JAX-RS
5 10 (16.39%) HTML
6 9 (14.75%) CSS
6 9 (14.75%) J2EE
7 8 (13.11%) AngularJS
7 8 (13.11%) Hibernate
7 8 (13.11%) Java EE
8 7 (11.48%) HTML5
8 7 (11.48%) jQuery
8 7 (11.48%) REST
9 6 (9.84%) JSP
10 5 (8.20%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.31%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.28%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.64%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (26.23%) Linux
2 9 (14.75%) Windows
3 5 (8.20%) AIX
3 5 (8.20%) Windows 7
3 5 (8.20%) Windows Server
3 5 (8.20%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.92%) Unix
5 2 (3.28%) Android
5 2 (3.28%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.64%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (36.07%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (26.23%) Unit Testing
3 14 (22.95%) CRM
3 14 (22.95%) Document Management
3 14 (22.95%) SOA
4 13 (21.31%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (21.31%) Open Source
4 13 (21.31%) Product Management
5 11 (18.03%) Scrum
6 7 (11.48%) TDD
7 6 (9.84%) Content Management
7 6 (9.84%) Infrastructure Management
7 6 (9.84%) MVC
8 5 (8.20%) Microservices
8 5 (8.20%) Software Engineering
8 5 (8.20%) Web Development
9 4 (6.56%) API Development
9 4 (6.56%) ITIL
9 4 (6.56%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (6.56%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 49 (80.33%) Java
2 23 (37.70%) SQL
3 15 (24.59%) PL/SQL
4 9 (14.75%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.28%) Apple Swift
5 2 (3.28%) Objective-C
5 2 (3.28%) Ruby
5 2 (3.28%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.64%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 6 (9.84%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.20%) Degree
3 2 (3.28%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.64%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.20%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) Prometheus
1 1 (1.64%) Rancher
Vendors
1 47 (77.05%) Oracle
2 23 (37.70%) IBM
3 14 (22.95%) HP
3 14 (22.95%) Microsoft
4 13 (21.31%) OpenText
5 5 (8.20%) Talend
6 4 (6.56%) Black Duck
7 2 (3.28%) Apigee
7 2 (3.28%) Apple
7 2 (3.28%) FatWire
7 2 (3.28%) MuleSoft
7 2 (3.28%) Sun
7 2 (3.28%) WSO2
8 1 (1.64%) Casewise
8 1 (1.64%) Sitecore