The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Guava skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Guava over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google Guava
UK
Rank 582 643 622
Rank change year-on-year +61 -21  
Contract jobs citing Guava 11 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.024% 0.002% 0.004%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.077% 0.007% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 2
Median daily rate £600 £442 £524
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.74% -15.60%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £442 £483
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £442 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Guava is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 14208 14874 14049
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 31.37% 27.95% 26.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 9856 10310 9097
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 227 186
Median hourly rate £42.00 £38.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.38% +10.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.62 £47.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

Guava
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Guava as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Guava in the UK

Guava
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Guava in the UK

Guava
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Guava over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Guava in the UK

Guava
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Guava in the UK

Guava
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Guava within the UK over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +44 11 £600 +35.74% 5
England +40 11 £600 +35.74% 6
City of London +8 5 £600 +35.74%

Guava
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Guava also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Guava.

1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Spring
2 8 (66.67%) Continuous Deployment
3 6 (50.00%) TDD
3 6 (50.00%) Scala
3 6 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (50.00%) Dropwizard
3 6 (50.00%) Puppet
3 6 (50.00%) Hazelcast
3 6 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (50.00%) Ansible
3 6 (50.00%) Docker
3 6 (50.00%) DevOps
3 6 (50.00%) API Design
4 5 (41.67%) BDD
4 5 (41.67%) Microservices
4 5 (41.67%) Apache
4 5 (41.67%) Oracle
5 4 (33.33%) Banking
5 4 (33.33%) Investment Banking
5 4 (33.33%) DataSynapse
6 3 (25.00%) Oracle Coherence
6 3 (25.00%) Google
6 3 (25.00%) JNI
6 3 (25.00%) C++
6 3 (25.00%) TIBCO
6 3 (25.00%) Front Office
6 3 (25.00%) Finance
6 3 (25.00%) Web Services

Guava
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (41.67%) Apache
2 4 (33.33%) DataSynapse
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (16.67%) JBoss
4 2 (16.67%) nginx
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
4 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Hazelcast
2 2 (16.67%) DB2
2 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (16.67%) Bitbucket
1 2 (16.67%) Checkstyle
1 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
1 2 (16.67%) FindBugs
1 2 (16.67%) FitNesse
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (16.67%) JUnit
1 2 (16.67%) Mockito
1 2 (16.67%) Selenium
1 2 (16.67%) SonarQube
1 2 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (8.33%) Maven
General
1 4 (33.33%) Banking
1 4 (33.33%) Investment Banking
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Front Office
3 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
1 7 (58.33%) Java Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Java Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Java Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Cloud Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Principal Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Agile Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Agile Java Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Java Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Java Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Principal Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) Spring
2 6 (50.00%) Dropwizard
3 3 (25.00%) J2SE
3 3 (25.00%) JNI
3 3 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 2 (16.67%) HATEOAS
4 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 2 (16.67%) JAXB
4 2 (16.67%) JAX-RS
4 2 (16.67%) JAX-WS
4 2 (16.67%) JSON
4 2 (16.67%) Node.js
4 2 (16.67%) PowerMock
4 2 (16.67%) REST
4 2 (16.67%) SOAP
4 2 (16.67%) XML
4 2 (16.67%) XSD
5 1 (8.33%) Protocol Buffers
5 1 (8.33%) RxJava
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (66.67%) Continuous Deployment
2 6 (50.00%) API Design
2 6 (50.00%) DevOps
2 6 (50.00%) TDD
3 5 (41.67%) BDD
3 5 (41.67%) Microservices
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (16.67%) OOD
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) SOA
4 2 (16.67%) UML
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) Scala
3 3 (25.00%) C++
4 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Ansible
1 6 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Google
2 3 (25.00%) TIBCO