The table below looks at the statistics for Guava skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Guava over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Guava
Rank 409 417 434
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +17
Contract jobs citing Guava 5 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.022% 0.045% 0.008%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.069% 0.15% 0.025%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 2
Average daily rate
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£480 £445 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.86% -15.23%
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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7281 7457 8155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.32% 30.78% 32.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 5339 5209 5902
Average daily rate £438 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 50 49
Average hourly rate £36.50 £42.50 £36.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.11% +17.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.26 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £53.00 £49.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.13 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.78% -

Guava
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Guava Jobs Demand Trend in London

Guava
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Guava Daily Rate Trend in London

Guava
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Guava Hourly Rate Trend in London

Guava
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 8 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) Python
3 5 (62.50%) XML
3 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) OO
3 5 (62.50%) Finance
3 5 (62.50%) Spring
3 5 (62.50%) Guice
4 4 (50.00%) Apache
5 3 (37.50%) XML-RPC
5 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
5 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (37.50%) TDD
5 3 (37.50%) Client/Server
5 3 (37.50%) Java RMI
5 3 (37.50%) JDBC
5 3 (37.50%) SOAP
5 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL
5 3 (37.50%) C#
5 3 (37.50%) Apache CXF
5 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
5 3 (37.50%) BDD
5 3 (37.50%) QA
5 3 (37.50%) Jetty
5 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
5 3 (37.50%) JPA
5 3 (37.50%) REST
5 3 (37.50%) AngularJS

Guava
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 4 (50.00%) Apache
2 3 (37.50%) Jetty
3 2 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (12.50%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (25.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) JUnit
1 2 (25.00%) IntelliJ
1 2 (25.00%) Log4j
1 2 (25.00%) Maven
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) Mercurial
1 2 (25.00%) Gradle
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Games
2 2 (25.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (87.50%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) XML
1 5 (62.50%) Spring
1 5 (62.50%) Guice
2 3 (37.50%) Apache CXF
2 3 (37.50%) REST
2 3 (37.50%) JPA
2 3 (37.50%) Java RMI
2 3 (37.50%) XML-RPC
2 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
2 3 (37.50%) JDBC
2 3 (37.50%) SOAP
2 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
2 3 (37.50%) Apache Camel
3 2 (25.00%) Apache Commons
3 2 (25.00%) Spring Boot
3 2 (25.00%) Lucene
3 2 (25.00%) Kafka
3 2 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (12.50%) GWT
4 1 (12.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Client/Server
2 2 (25.00%) Cryptography
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) OO
2 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
2 3 (37.50%) BDD
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) Web Development
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (25.00%) UML
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) Python
3 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL
3 3 (37.50%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Google
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £480 - £520 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £480.00 - £520.00 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £495.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Energon Global
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 24 days ago