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 3 months to 24 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 564 594 584
Rank change year-on-year +30 -10  
Contract jobs citing Liferay 37 50 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.080% 0.093% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.48% 0.52% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 31 48
Median daily rate £431 £355 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.47% -6.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £275 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £433 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £490 £340 £375
% change year-on-year +44.11% -9.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £19.23
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £19.23

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 with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7666 9702 9993
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.57% 18.04% 17.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4894 6463 6228
Median daily rate £425 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £560 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 196 236 343
Median hourly rate £24.50 £20.50 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.51% +1.56%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.49 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +19.04%  

Liferay
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 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 3 months to 24 June 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 25 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 24 June 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
England +39 37 £431 +21.47% 7
London +16 14 £425 +19.71% 1
West Midlands +17 9 £425 +7.05%
Warwickshire 0 9 £425 +7.05%
Warwick +1 8 £458 +14.37%
Milton Keynes - 5 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 5 - - 1
South East - 5 - - 1
North West +18 3 £569 +55.75% 3
Liverpool - 3 £569 - 1
Merseyside - 3 £569 - 2
City of London - 3 - - 1
South West +4 2 £350 +9.37%
East Midlands -12 2 - - 2
Leicestershire - 2 - - 2
Yorkshire - 2 - -
Leicester - 2 - -
Bristol -5 1 £350 +9.37%
Wiltshire - 1 - -
Sheffield - 1 - -
Hayes - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 - -
Swindon - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 35 (66.04%) Java
2 25 (47.17%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (45.28%) Oracle
4 18 (33.96%) IBM
5 16 (30.19%) JavaScript
6 14 (26.42%) Spring
6 14 (26.42%) Microsoft
7 13 (24.53%) Hibernate
8 12 (22.64%) Web Services
8 12 (22.64%) LDAP
8 12 (22.64%) SOA
9 11 (20.75%) SQL
9 11 (20.75%) Document Management
9 11 (20.75%) REST
9 11 (20.75%) Jenkins
10 10 (18.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 10 (18.87%) CSS
10 10 (18.87%) XML
10 10 (18.87%) HTML
10 10 (18.87%) CRM
11 9 (16.98%) J2EE
11 9 (16.98%) HTTP
11 9 (16.98%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (16.98%) JSON
11 9 (16.98%) Finance
11 9 (16.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (15.09%) Relational Database
12 8 (15.09%) Oracle Utilities
12 8 (15.09%) Server Hardening
12 8 (15.09%) Black Duck

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 10 (18.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 8 (15.09%) Alfresco
2 8 (15.09%) Drupal
3 7 (13.21%) CMS
4 3 (5.66%) Apache
4 3 (5.66%) Confluence
4 3 (5.66%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (5.66%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.77%) Apache Solr
5 2 (3.77%) EPiServer
5 2 (3.77%) JBoss
5 2 (3.77%) Magnolia
5 2 (3.77%) OpenCms
5 2 (3.77%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.77%) WebLogic
5 2 (3.77%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (3.77%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (3.77%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (1.89%) FileNet
6 1 (1.89%) LiveLink
Business Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Oracle Utilities
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.21%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.89%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (22.64%) LDAP
2 9 (16.98%) HTTP
3 1 (1.89%) Internet
3 1 (1.89%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.09%) Relational Database
2 7 (13.21%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (20.75%) Jenkins
2 8 (15.09%) AppScan
3 4 (7.55%) Maven
4 3 (5.66%) Bitbucket
4 3 (5.66%) Eclipse
4 3 (5.66%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.66%) JIRA
5 2 (3.77%) IntelliJ
5 2 (3.77%) JUnit
5 2 (3.77%) Protractor
5 2 (3.77%) Subversion
6 1 (1.89%) Babel
6 1 (1.89%) Cactus
6 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.89%) HttpUnit
General
1 9 (16.98%) Finance
2 6 (11.32%) Banking
3 3 (5.66%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.77%) Billing
4 2 (3.77%) Retail
4 2 (3.77%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 28 (52.83%) Developer
2 15 (28.30%) Java Developer
3 11 (20.75%) Consultant
3 11 (20.75%) Security Consultant
4 8 (15.09%) Architect
5 3 (5.66%) Java Architect
5 3 (5.66%) Senior Developer
5 3 (5.66%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (3.77%) Agile Coach
6 2 (3.77%) Designer
6 2 (3.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (3.77%) HTML Developer
6 2 (3.77%) iOS Developer
6 2 (3.77%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (3.77%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (3.77%) Oracle Project Manager
6 2 (3.77%) Oracle Security Consultant
6 2 (3.77%) Portal Developer
6 2 (3.77%) SOA Architect
6 2 (3.77%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (26.42%) Spring
2 13 (24.53%) Hibernate
3 12 (22.64%) Web Services
4 11 (20.75%) REST
5 10 (18.87%) CSS
5 10 (18.87%) HTML
5 10 (18.87%) XML
6 9 (16.98%) J2EE
6 9 (16.98%) JSON
6 9 (16.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (13.21%) AngularJS
8 6 (11.32%) RESTful
8 6 (11.32%) SOAP
9 4 (7.55%) Java EE
9 4 (7.55%) jQuery
9 4 (7.55%) Spring Security
10 3 (5.66%) HTML5
10 3 (5.66%) JMS
10 3 (5.66%) JSP
10 3 (5.66%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Algorithms
1 6 (11.32%) User Experience
2 3 (5.66%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.77%) DataPower
3 2 (3.77%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.89%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.09%) AIX
2 2 (3.77%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.77%) Linux
3 1 (1.89%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (47.17%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (22.64%) SOA
3 11 (20.75%) Document Management
4 10 (18.87%) CRM
5 9 (16.98%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (15.09%) Penetration Testing
6 8 (15.09%) Server Hardening
7 7 (13.21%) Content Management
7 7 (13.21%) Open Source
7 7 (13.21%) Product Management
7 7 (13.21%) Scrum
7 7 (13.21%) TDD
8 6 (11.32%) MVC
8 6 (11.32%) Workflow
9 5 (9.43%) Coaching
9 5 (9.43%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (9.43%) Web Development
10 4 (7.55%) Data Modelling
10 4 (7.55%) OO
10 4 (7.55%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 35 (66.04%) Java
2 16 (30.19%) JavaScript
3 11 (20.75%) SQL
4 2 (3.77%) Apple Swift
4 2 (3.77%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.77%) Ruby
4 2 (3.77%) TypeScript
5 1 (1.89%) ECMAScript
5 1 (1.89%) ES6
5 1 (1.89%) Groovy
5 1 (1.89%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (5.66%) Degree
1 3 (5.66%) Sun Certification
2 1 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.89%) Master's Degree
2 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 24 (45.28%) Oracle
2 18 (33.96%) IBM
3 14 (26.42%) Microsoft
4 8 (15.09%) Black Duck
4 8 (15.09%) OpenText
5 3 (5.66%) Atlassian
5 3 (5.66%) Sun
6 2 (3.77%) Apigee
6 2 (3.77%) Apple
6 2 (3.77%) ATG
6 2 (3.77%) MuleSoft
6 2 (3.77%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (3.77%) WSO2
7 1 (1.89%) Adobe
7 1 (1.89%) FatWire
7 1 (1.89%) Interwoven
7 1 (1.89%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.89%) Vignette
7 1 (1.89%) Xerox
Liverpool, Merseyside
Premier IT
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
VASSIT
Rate: £0 - £120,000+ per year
Posted: 10 days ago