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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Guava
Rank 554 543 505
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -38
Contract jobs citing Guava 2 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.013% 0.005%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.015% 0.047% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 1
Average daily rate
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£524 £525 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.23% +90.90%
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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
12995 12650 11269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.22% 27.37% 27.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 8622 8020 7196
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £263
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 180 248 288
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £15.97 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

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 3 March 2015. 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 +4 2 £524 -0.23%
Guava
UK

Guava
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) Java
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) OO
1 11 (100.00%) Spring
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) Bash Shell
3 9 (81.82%) Mockito
3 9 (81.82%) Open Source
3 9 (81.82%) Scrum
3 9 (81.82%) Maven
4 8 (72.73%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (72.73%) Apache
4 8 (72.73%) OOD
4 8 (72.73%) ETL
4 8 (72.73%) JUnit
4 8 (72.73%) AWK
4 8 (72.73%) Pair Programming
4 8 (72.73%) Unit Testing
4 8 (72.73%) Hadoop
4 8 (72.73%) Apache Hive
4 8 (72.73%) HBase
4 8 (72.73%) Big Data
4 8 (72.73%) Analytics
4 8 (72.73%) sed
4 8 (72.73%) Oozie
4 8 (72.73%) Cascading
4 8 (72.73%) Apache Commons
4 8 (72.73%) Algorithms
5 4 (36.36%) SQL
6 3 (27.27%) JDBC

Guava
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 8 (72.73%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (72.73%) Hadoop
1 8 (72.73%) Apache Hive
1 8 (72.73%) HBase
1 8 (72.73%) Big Data
2 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Maven
1 9 (81.82%) Mockito
2 8 (72.73%) JUnit
3 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
3 1 (9.09%) Hamcrest
3 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 1 (9.09%) JIRA
3 1 (9.09%) Selenium
3 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Software Development Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) Spring
2 8 (72.73%) Cascading
2 8 (72.73%) Apache Commons
3 3 (27.27%) REST
3 3 (27.27%) JDBC
4 2 (18.18%) SOAP
4 2 (18.18%) XML
4 2 (18.18%) Java RMI
4 2 (18.18%) XML-RPC
5 1 (9.09%) Lucene
5 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 1 (9.09%) jQuery
5 1 (9.09%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Open Source
2 8 (72.73%) Algorithms
3 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
3 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
4 1 (9.09%) Online Games
4 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
4 1 (9.09%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) OO
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) Scrum
3 8 (72.73%) OOD
3 8 (72.73%) ETL
3 8 (72.73%) Pair Programming
3 8 (72.73%) Unit Testing
3 8 (72.73%) Analytics
4 3 (27.27%) TDD
5 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
5 2 (18.18%) BDD
6 1 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (9.09%) Bioinformatics
6 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 1 (9.09%) Web Development
6 1 (9.09%) Test-First Development
6 1 (9.09%) UML
6 1 (9.09%) MVC
6 1 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (90.91%) Bash Shell
3 8 (72.73%) sed
3 8 (72.73%) AWK
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) Python
6 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
7 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) Oozie