The table below looks at the statistics for Guava skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Guava over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Guava
Rank 203 219 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Contract jobs citing Guava 1 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.017% 0.084% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.057% 0.28% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 0
Average daily rate
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£436 £525 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.95% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1760 2126 1954
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.39% 29.65% 27.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1375 1627 1492
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £585 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 16
Average hourly rate £19.50 £31.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.60% +78.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £25.00 £13.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.25 £42.50 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

Guava
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Guava across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Guava Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Guava
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Guava across the City of London region.

Guava Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Guava
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Guava also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Guava.

1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) JMS
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (50.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (50.00%) AWK
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing

Guava
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Guava also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Guava. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Coherence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (50.00%) HBase
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Mockito
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Development Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (50.00%) Guice
2 1 (50.00%) WebSockets
2 1 (50.00%) Akka
2 1 (50.00%) Cascading
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Commons
2 1 (50.00%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (50.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) OOD
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (50.00%) Memory Management
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) AWK
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) sed
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Oozie
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) TIBCO
1 1 (50.00%) Google