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 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Guava
Rank 195 203 224
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +21
Contract jobs citing Guava 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.019% 0.017% 0.028%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.062% 0.058% 0.092%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate
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£500 £675 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.92% +28.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
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
1604 1735 2171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 30.49% 29.87% 30.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1318 1291 1627
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £308 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 14
Average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £16.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £187.50 £45.00 £58.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

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 4 September 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) AWK
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (100.00%) HBase
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) sed
1 1 (100.00%) Oozie
1 1 (100.00%) Cascading

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 (100.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (100.00%) HBase
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Cascading
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Commons
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) ETL Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) AWK
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) sed
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Oozie