The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Guidewire products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Guidewire over the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Guidewire
Rank 567 603 600
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -3
Contract jobs citing Guidewire 81 32 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.058% 0.050%
As % of the Vendors category 0.33% 0.13% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 21 19
Median daily rate £575 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £400 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £825 £550 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £363 £550
% change year-on-year
+37.93% -34.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24225 24547 24063
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.88% 44.52% 44.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 14924 14385 13544
Median daily rate £400 £390 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +3.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £572 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 831 1088 1028
Median hourly rate £20.39 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.17 £10.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.59% +8.82%

Guidewire
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Guidewire Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Guidewire
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Guidewire within the UK.

Guidewire Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Guidewire
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Guidewire within the UK over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

Guidewire Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Guidewire
Top 22 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Guidewire within the UK over the 3 months to 27 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England +46 78 £563 +12.50% 16
London +28 54 £578 +12.68% 14
Croydon -3 14 £540 +29.34% 2
West Midlands - 10 £500 -
City of London +33 7 £525 +5.00% 1
South East +5 5 £513 +28.12%
Bromley - 4 £763 - 1
Birmingham - 4 £500 -
Berkshire - 3 £513 -
Warwickshire - 3 £650 -
Yorkshire - 3 £445 -
North West - 3 £600 - 1
Reading - 3 £513 -
Sheffield - 3 £445 -
South Yorkshire - 3 £445 -
Bournemouth - 2 £445 -
South West - 2 £445 -
Dorset - 2 £445 -
Midlands - 1 £600 -
Kent - 1 £800 -
Surrey - 1 £475 -
Guildford - 1 £475 -

Guidewire
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 with a requirement for Guidewire.

1 60 (49.18%) Finance
2 59 (48.36%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (23.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 28 (22.95%) Oracle
4 28 (22.95%) Linux
5 25 (20.49%) Data Warehouse
5 25 (20.49%) Teradata
6 24 (19.67%) MuleSoft
7 23 (18.85%) Java
8 22 (18.03%) XML
8 22 (18.03%) JMS
9 20 (16.39%) SOA
10 19 (15.57%) Microservices
11 15 (12.30%) Waterfall
12 14 (11.48%) Banking
13 10 (8.20%) Telecoms
13 10 (8.20%) Billing
13 10 (8.20%) Business Analysis
13 10 (8.20%) Mentoring
14 9 (7.38%) iPad
14 9 (7.38%) Web Services
15 8 (6.56%) Project Management
16 7 (5.74%) User Acceptance Testing
16 7 (5.74%) Thunderhead
17 6 (4.92%) Scrum
17 6 (4.92%) Programme Management
17 6 (4.92%) Middleware
17 6 (4.92%) SAP
17 6 (4.92%) BDD
18 5 (4.10%) Test Strategy

Guidewire
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 4 (3.28%) Mule
2 2 (1.64%) Confluence
3 1 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.82%) Mule ESB
3 1 (0.82%) SAS
3 1 (0.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.28%) SAP FS
2 2 (1.64%) Oracle CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (20.49%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.82%) Base SAS
2 1 (0.82%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 5 (4.10%) JIRA
2 4 (3.28%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.64%) LoadRunner
3 2 (1.64%) Subversion
4 1 (0.82%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.82%) TestPartner
4 1 (0.82%) Toad
General
1 60 (49.18%) Finance
2 14 (11.48%) Banking
3 10 (8.20%) Billing
3 10 (8.20%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.64%) Front Office
4 2 (1.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (29.51%) Analyst
2 30 (24.59%) Business Analyst
3 18 (14.75%) Technical Leader
4 17 (13.93%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 14 (11.48%) Project Manager
6 12 (9.84%) Architect
7 10 (8.20%) Programme Manager
8 5 (4.10%) Applications Support
8 5 (4.10%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (4.10%) Technical Architect
8 5 (4.10%) Technical Manager
8 5 (4.10%) Test Analyst
8 5 (4.10%) Test Manager
9 4 (3.28%) Administrator
9 4 (3.28%) Developer
9 4 (3.28%) Test Leader
10 3 (2.46%) Designer
10 3 (2.46%) Solutions Designer
10 3 (2.46%) Technical Project Manager
10 3 (2.46%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (18.03%) JMS
1 22 (18.03%) XML
2 9 (7.38%) Web Services
3 6 (4.92%) Middleware
4 2 (1.64%) Spring Integration
5 1 (0.82%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.38%) iPad
2 4 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.64%) Mainframe
3 2 (1.64%) Social Media
3 2 (1.64%) Wiki
4 1 (0.82%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (0.82%) Reinsurance
4 1 (0.82%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 28 (22.95%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (48.36%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (23.77%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (16.39%) SOA
4 19 (15.57%) Microservices
5 15 (12.30%) Waterfall
6 10 (8.20%) Business Analysis
6 10 (8.20%) Mentoring
7 8 (6.56%) Project Management
8 7 (5.74%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (4.92%) BDD
9 6 (4.92%) Programme Management
9 6 (4.92%) Scrum
10 5 (4.10%) Functional Testing
10 5 (4.10%) Migration
10 5 (4.10%) System Integration Testing
10 5 (4.10%) Test Strategy
10 5 (4.10%) Use Case
11 4 (3.28%) Business Transformation
11 4 (3.28%) Non-Functional Testing
11 4 (3.28%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (18.85%) Java
2 4 (3.28%) C
3 2 (1.64%) Bash Shell
3 2 (1.64%) Go
3 2 (1.64%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.64%) Python
3 2 (1.64%) Ruby
3 2 (1.64%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (2.46%) Degree
1 3 (2.46%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.64%) ISEB
3 1 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.46%) QA
2 1 (0.82%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (3.28%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.82%) Ansible
Vendors
1 28 (22.95%) Oracle
2 25 (20.49%) Teradata
3 24 (19.67%) MuleSoft
4 7 (5.74%) Thunderhead
5 6 (4.92%) SAP
6 4 (3.28%) HP
6 4 (3.28%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.64%) VMware
8 1 (0.82%) Dynatrace
8 1 (0.82%) Facebook
8 1 (0.82%) Informatica
8 1 (0.82%) Pega
8 1 (0.82%) Splunk
8 1 (0.82%) TOWER Software
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