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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Guidewire over the 3 months to 6 July 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.

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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Guidewire
Rank 196 198 203
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Contract jobs citing Guidewire 7 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.035% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 0.077% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 12
Average daily rate
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£500 £513 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £483 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £740 £543 £725
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £550 £375
% change year-on-year
-40.90% +46.66%
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 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
2486 2612 3140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.58% 45.55% 45.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1845 1799 2191
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 46 116
Average hourly rate £17.98 £20.50 £19.55
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.29% +4.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £32.03 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Guidewire across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Guidewire Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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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

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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 6 July 2015.

Guidewire Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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Top 20 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Guidewire 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 Guidewire.

1 7 (58.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 5 (41.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
3 5 (41.67%) Scrum
3 5 (41.67%) Use Case
3 5 (41.67%) User Stories
3 5 (41.67%) Time Management
4 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Solvency II
4 2 (16.67%) Business Transformation
4 2 (16.67%) SDLC
4 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (8.33%) FINEOS
5 1 (8.33%) C

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Guidewire 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 Guidewire. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS PowerPoint
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Business Analyst
1 10 (83.33%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Programme Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Integration Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Insurance Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 5 (41.67%) Use Case
3 5 (41.67%) User Stories
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Time Management
3 5 (41.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Business Transformation
4 2 (16.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) FINEOS