The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Guidewire products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Guidewire over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Guidewire Software, Inc.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Guidewire
Rank 150 186 204
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +18
Contract jobs citing Guidewire 7 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.21% 0.20% 0.017%
As % of the Vendors category 0.51% 0.47% 0.038%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 1
Median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £409 £363
% change year-on-year
+22.32% +12.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Guidewire
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1364 2336 2642
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 40.72% 42.63% 43.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1060 1732 1864
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 60 44
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.98 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.67% -14.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.25 £26.65 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

Guidewire
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Guidewire as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Guidewire Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Guidewire
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 Guidewire across the City of London region.

Guidewire Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Guidewire
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Guidewire across the City of London region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Guidewire Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Guidewire
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Guidewire also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Guidewire.

1 3 (37.50%) Use Case
1 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (37.50%) User Stories
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Billing
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
2 1 (12.50%) Migration

Guidewire
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
General
1 1 (12.50%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Analyst
1 7 (87.50%) Business Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Insurance Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (37.50%) Use Case
1 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (37.50%) User Stories
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Waterfall