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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Guidewire
Rank 162 153 197
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +44
Contract jobs citing Guidewire 4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.029% 0.052%
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% 0.074% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Median daily rate £475 £750 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.66% +36.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £600 £500
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%
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
1345 1345 2498
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.50% 39.40% 43.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 992 1023 1828
Median daily rate £450 £425 £416
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 17 70
Median hourly rate £27.50 £19.50 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.02% +9.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £16.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £26.50 £22.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +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 10 December 2016.

Guidewire Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Guidewire
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) User Stories
4 1 (16.67%) Go
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps
4 1 (16.67%) IBM Blueworks
4 1 (16.67%) Microservices
4 1 (16.67%) MuleSoft
4 1 (16.67%) Reinsurance
4 1 (16.67%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (16.67%) Kofax
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Teradata
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby
4 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Management
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (16.67%) Scala
4 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
4 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement

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 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) IBM Blueworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Business Development Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Chief Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Development Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Polyglot Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Product Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Product Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) JMS
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) Reinsurance
1 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) User Stories
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps
4 1 (16.67%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Microservices
4 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 1 (16.67%) SOA
4 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Test Management
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
1 1 (16.67%) Go
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) Python
1 1 (16.67%) Ruby
1 1 (16.67%) Scala
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) IBM
1 1 (16.67%) Kofax
1 1 (16.67%) MuleSoft
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Teradata