The table below looks at the statistics for Guava skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Guava over the 3 months to 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Guava
Rank 565 555 547
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -8
Contract jobs citing Guava 9 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.018% 0.011% 0.011%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.066% 0.037% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 1
Average daily rate
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£410 £525 £258
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.90% +103.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13658 13434 13594
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.64% 28.38% 28.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 9479 8864 8407
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 256 356
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.04 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.25 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

Guava
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Guava Jobs Demand Trend in England

Guava
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Guava Daily Rate Trend in England

Guava
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Guava across the England region.

Guava Hourly Rate Trend in England

Guava
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Guava within the England region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +12 8 £410 -21.90% 1
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UK

Guava
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 21 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (95.24%) Scrum
2 20 (95.24%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (80.95%) Spring
4 16 (76.19%) Maven
4 16 (76.19%) Open Source
4 16 (76.19%) OO
5 15 (71.43%) Linux
5 15 (71.43%) Mockito
6 14 (66.67%) Apache Hive
6 14 (66.67%) Hadoop
6 14 (66.67%) Pair Programming
6 14 (66.67%) Apache
6 14 (66.67%) OOD
6 14 (66.67%) HBase
6 14 (66.67%) Big Data
6 14 (66.67%) Oozie
6 14 (66.67%) Cascading
6 14 (66.67%) Apache Commons
7 13 (61.90%) Algorithms
7 13 (61.90%) Bash Shell
7 13 (61.90%) sed
7 13 (61.90%) ETL
7 13 (61.90%) JUnit
7 13 (61.90%) AWK
7 13 (61.90%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (61.90%) Unit Testing
8 12 (57.14%) Analytics
9 6 (28.57%) Oracle
10 5 (23.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

Guava
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 14 (66.67%) Apache
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (9.52%) Apache Solr
3 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (66.67%) Apache Hive
1 14 (66.67%) Hadoop
1 14 (66.67%) HBase
1 14 (66.67%) Big Data
2 13 (61.90%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (76.19%) Maven
2 15 (71.43%) Mockito
3 13 (61.90%) JUnit
4 3 (14.29%) Eclipse
4 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 3 (14.29%) JIRA
4 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
5 2 (9.52%) WebDriver
5 2 (9.52%) Hamcrest
5 2 (9.52%) Selenium
General
1 4 (19.05%) Banking
1 4 (19.05%) Investment Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Java Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Software Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Development Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Software Development Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Development Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Software Development Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Big Data Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (80.95%) Spring
2 14 (66.67%) Cascading
2 14 (66.67%) Apache Commons
3 5 (23.81%) Guice
3 5 (23.81%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
4 2 (9.52%) REST
4 2 (9.52%) jQuery
4 2 (9.52%) Lucene
4 2 (9.52%) CSS
4 2 (9.52%) JDBC
5 1 (4.76%) JMS
5 1 (4.76%) JSON
5 1 (4.76%) WebSockets
5 1 (4.76%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 16 (76.19%) Open Source
2 13 (61.90%) Algorithms
3 5 (23.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (23.81%) Fixed Income
4 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
5 2 (9.52%) Mathematics
5 2 (9.52%) Biology
6 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (71.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) Scrum
1 20 (95.24%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (76.19%) OO
3 14 (66.67%) Pair Programming
3 14 (66.67%) OOD
4 13 (61.90%) ETL
4 13 (61.90%) Unit Testing
5 12 (57.14%) Analytics
6 2 (9.52%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.52%) Bioinformatics
6 2 (9.52%) TDD
6 2 (9.52%) Test-First Development
6 2 (9.52%) Web Development
6 2 (9.52%) UML
6 2 (9.52%) Validation
6 2 (9.52%) MVC
7 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.76%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (61.90%) Bash Shell
2 13 (61.90%) sed
2 13 (61.90%) AWK
3 4 (19.05%) SQL
4 2 (9.52%) Python
4 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
Systems Management
1 14 (66.67%) Oozie
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Oracle
2 5 (23.81%) Google
3 1 (4.76%) TIBCO
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft