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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Guidewire
UK
Rank 541 587 605
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +18
Contract jobs citing Guidewire 54 31 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.062% 0.014%
As % of the Vendors category 0.27% 0.14% 0.031%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 23 5
Median daily rate £475 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £322 £435
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £519 £531 £450
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +18.05%
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
20350 21582 22699
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.46% 43.26% 45.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 12452 12661 13331
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.53% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 764 863 1010
Median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £17.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.46 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.32%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 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
England +36 52 £475 -5.00% 12
London +25 33 £475 -5.00% 6
West Midlands - 7 £550 - 2
Croydon -9 6 £383 -8.38%
City of London -2 5 £475 -13.63% 2
South East +16 4 £600 +40.43%
South West +10 4 £363 -39.58%
Bournemouth +6 4 £363 -39.58%
Dorset 0 4 £363 -39.58%
Warwickshire - 4 £481 - 2
North West - 3 £469 - 1
Bolton - 3 £469 -
Manchester - 3 £469 -
Surrey +14 2 £550 +18.91%
Guildford -3 2 £550 +18.91%
Belfast -19 1 - -
County Antrim -19 1 - -
Northern Ireland -20 1 - -
Worcestershire - 1 £600 -
Worcester - 1 £600 -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Fareham - 1 - -

Guidewire
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 32 (32.99%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (18.56%) Java
3 16 (16.49%) Regression Testing
3 16 (16.49%) Functional Testing
4 15 (15.46%) Finance
5 14 (14.43%) User Acceptance Testing
6 12 (12.37%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (11.34%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (10.31%) Web Services
8 10 (10.31%) XML
8 10 (10.31%) HP
8 10 (10.31%) Test Scripting
8 10 (10.31%) Non-Functional Testing
8 10 (10.31%) Test Strategy
8 10 (10.31%) HP Quality Center
8 10 (10.31%) Waterfall
9 9 (9.28%) SQL
10 8 (8.25%) J2EE
10 8 (8.25%) Eclipse
10 8 (8.25%) ETL
10 8 (8.25%) Exploratory Testing
11 7 (7.22%) iPad
11 7 (7.22%) Data Modelling
11 7 (7.22%) Maven
12 6 (6.19%) Billing
12 6 (6.19%) JMS
12 6 (6.19%) User Stories
12 6 (6.19%) CA Agile Central
13 5 (5.15%) MuleSoft
13 5 (5.15%) Defect Management

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 5 (5.15%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (3.09%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (2.06%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.06%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.03%) CMS
4 1 (1.03%) FileNet
4 1 (1.03%) Mule
4 1 (1.03%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (2.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.09%) FLEXCUBE
1 3 (3.09%) Temenos T24
1 3 (3.09%) VisionPLUS
2 1 (1.03%) SAP FS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.06%) IaaS
1 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.06%) PaaS
2 1 (1.03%) IBM Blueworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.34%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (4.12%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.09%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.06%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.03%) Adabas
5 1 (1.03%) Big Data
5 1 (1.03%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.03%) OLTP
5 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.03%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (8.25%) Eclipse
2 7 (7.22%) Maven
3 5 (5.15%) JIRA
3 5 (5.15%) LoadRunner
4 4 (4.12%) Ant
4 4 (4.12%) HP UFT
4 4 (4.12%) Hudson
4 4 (4.12%) Selenium
4 4 (4.12%) SoapUI
4 4 (4.12%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (3.09%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.09%) Gradle
5 3 (3.09%) JMeter
5 3 (3.09%) Rational Functional Tester
5 3 (3.09%) Toad
6 2 (2.06%) CruiseControl
6 2 (2.06%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.06%) JBehave
6 2 (2.06%) Subversion
6 2 (2.06%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (15.46%) Finance
2 6 (6.19%) Billing
3 3 (3.09%) Banking
4 2 (2.06%) Retail
5 1 (1.03%) Local Government
5 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (42.27%) Analyst
2 27 (27.84%) Business Analyst
3 16 (16.49%) Architect
4 14 (14.43%) Test Analyst
5 9 (9.28%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (7.22%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (6.19%) Senior Test Analyst
7 6 (6.19%) Tester
8 5 (5.15%) Developer
8 5 (5.15%) Integration Architect
9 4 (4.12%) Administrator
9 4 (4.12%) Senior Architect
9 4 (4.12%) Test Leader
9 4 (4.12%) Test Manager
10 3 (3.09%) Consultant
10 3 (3.09%) Defect Manager
10 3 (3.09%) Integration Analyst
10 3 (3.09%) Project Manager
10 3 (3.09%) Test Automation Engineer
10 3 (3.09%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.31%) Web Services
1 10 (10.31%) XML
2 8 (8.25%) J2EE
3 6 (6.19%) JMS
4 3 (3.09%) HTML
4 3 (3.09%) Middleware
4 3 (3.09%) SOAP
5 2 (2.06%) SAP PI
6 1 (1.03%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.03%) CSS
6 1 (1.03%) Spring
6 1 (1.03%) Spring MVC
6 1 (1.03%) XML Messaging
6 1 (1.03%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.22%) iPad
2 3 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (3.09%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.06%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (2.06%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.06%) Reinsurance
3 2 (2.06%) SCADA
3 2 (2.06%) Social Media
4 1 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.03%) Data Conversion
4 1 (1.03%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.03%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.09%) Windows
2 2 (2.06%) Linux
2 2 (2.06%) Unix
2 2 (2.06%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (32.99%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (16.49%) Functional Testing
2 16 (16.49%) Regression Testing
3 14 (14.43%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (12.37%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (10.31%) Non-Functional Testing
5 10 (10.31%) Test Scripting
5 10 (10.31%) Test Strategy
5 10 (10.31%) Waterfall
6 8 (8.25%) ETL
6 8 (8.25%) Exploratory Testing
7 7 (7.22%) Data Modelling
8 6 (6.19%) User Stories
9 5 (5.15%) Defect Management
9 5 (5.15%) Migration
9 5 (5.15%) Performance Testing
9 5 (5.15%) Software Testing
9 5 (5.15%) Test Management
10 4 (4.12%) Integration Testing
10 4 (4.12%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (18.56%) Java
2 9 (9.28%) SQL
3 2 (2.06%) C#
3 2 (2.06%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.06%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.03%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.03%) C
4 1 (1.03%) Go
4 1 (1.03%) Groovy
4 1 (1.03%) NATURAL
4 1 (1.03%) Python
4 1 (1.03%) Ruby
4 1 (1.03%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (3.09%) Degree
2 1 (1.03%) ISEB
2 1 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.09%) QA
2 2 (2.06%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (1.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (10.31%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.03%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (10.31%) HP
2 6 (6.19%) CA Agile Central
3 5 (5.15%) Informatica
3 5 (5.15%) MuleSoft
3 5 (5.15%) Oracle
4 4 (4.12%) Teradata
5 3 (3.09%) Calypso
5 3 (3.09%) IBM
5 3 (3.09%) MicroStrategy
5 3 (3.09%) Pega
5 3 (3.09%) SAP
5 3 (3.09%) Temenos
6 2 (2.06%) AppDynamics
6 2 (2.06%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.06%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.03%) Kofax
7 1 (1.03%) Talend
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