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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Guidewire over the 3 months to 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Guidewire
Rank 585 604 572
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -32
Contract jobs citing Guidewire 41 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.080% 0.015% 0.032%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.034% 0.071%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 6 10
Average daily rate £463 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £413 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £610
UK excluding London average daily rate £575 £450 £500
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
22062 23715 22622
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 42.89% 45.79% 45.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13130 13749 12420
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 866 1006 988
Average hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £17.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% +1.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.02 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Guidewire
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Guidewire within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 February 2016.

Guidewire Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Guidewire
Top 24 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Guidewire within the UK over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +31 40 £463 -15.90% 15
London +22 17 £428 -22.27% 12
South East +25 12 £575 +15.00% 2
South West - 6 £600 -
Southampton +21 5 £575 +4.54% 2
Hampshire +6 5 £575 +15.00% 2
Dorset - 5 £600 -
Croydon - 5 £418 - 1
Surrey - 4 £463 -
Manchester - 3 £413 -
East Sussex - 3 £295 -
North West - 3 £413 -
Bromley -4 2 £525 -4.54% 2
Bournemouth - 2 £600 -
Eastbourne - 2 £291 -
Belfast - 1 - -
City of London - 1 £550 - 1
Guildford - 1 £463 -
Leeds - 1 £425 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £425 -
Yorkshire - 1 £425 -
South Coast - 1 £305 -
Northern Ireland - 1 - -
County Antrim - 1 - -

Guidewire
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 36 (55.38%) Finance
2 15 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (21.54%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (18.46%) Mainframe
4 12 (18.46%) Banking
5 11 (16.92%) SAP
6 10 (15.38%) Oracle
7 9 (13.85%) Telecoms
7 9 (13.85%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (12.31%) Data Modelling
8 8 (12.31%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (12.31%) Billing
9 7 (10.77%) SOA
9 7 (10.77%) E-Commerce
9 7 (10.77%) ITIL
9 7 (10.77%) Project Management
10 6 (9.23%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (9.23%) Eclipse
10 6 (9.23%) Java
10 6 (9.23%) ETL
10 6 (9.23%) TOGAF
11 5 (7.69%) Content Management
11 5 (7.69%) Migration
11 5 (7.69%) Thunderhead
11 5 (7.69%) Management Information System
11 5 (7.69%) SQL
11 5 (7.69%) PRINCE2
11 5 (7.69%) Linux
11 5 (7.69%) CRM
11 5 (7.69%) Star Schema

Guidewire
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 3 (4.62%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (4.62%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (3.08%) SAS
3 1 (1.54%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (3.08%) SAP FS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.54%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (7.69%) Star Schema
3 3 (4.62%) Oracle ODI
3 3 (4.62%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (3.08%) Data Mart
5 1 (1.54%) Base SAS
5 1 (1.54%) SAS EBI
5 1 (1.54%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 6 (9.23%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.54%) JIRA
2 1 (1.54%) Subversion
General
1 36 (55.38%) Finance
2 12 (18.46%) Banking
3 9 (13.85%) Telecoms
4 8 (12.31%) Billing
5 4 (6.15%) Retail
6 2 (3.08%) Front Office
7 1 (1.54%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (26.15%) Architect
2 16 (24.62%) Analyst
3 12 (18.46%) Solutions Architect
4 10 (15.38%) Business Analyst
5 8 (12.31%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 8 (12.31%) Security Architect
6 6 (9.23%) Developer
6 6 (9.23%) Project Manager
7 5 (7.69%) ETL Developer
7 5 (7.69%) Project Administrator
7 5 (7.69%) SAP Developer
8 4 (6.15%) Information Architect
8 4 (6.15%) Information Security Architect
8 4 (6.15%) IT Administrator
8 4 (6.15%) IT Manager
8 4 (6.15%) IT Project Manager
8 4 (6.15%) Programme Manager
8 4 (6.15%) Security Solutions Architect
9 3 (4.62%) CISSP Architect
9 3 (4.62%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.62%) Middleware
1 3 (4.62%) SAP PI
2 2 (3.08%) Java EE
2 2 (3.08%) Web Services
3 1 (1.54%) .NET
3 1 (1.54%) SOAP
3 1 (1.54%) Spring
3 1 (1.54%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.46%) Mainframe
2 5 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.62%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.62%) Digital Media
3 3 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (4.62%) SCADA
3 3 (4.62%) Social Media
4 2 (3.08%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.54%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (1.54%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (13.85%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (12.31%) Data Modelling
3 8 (12.31%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (10.77%) E-Commerce
4 7 (10.77%) ITIL
4 7 (10.77%) Project Management
4 7 (10.77%) SOA
5 6 (9.23%) ETL
5 6 (9.23%) TOGAF
6 5 (7.69%) Content Management
6 5 (7.69%) CRM
6 5 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 5 (7.69%) Migration
6 5 (7.69%) PRINCE2
7 4 (6.15%) Data Analysis
7 4 (6.15%) E-business
7 4 (6.15%) Information Security
7 4 (6.15%) Security Architecture
7 4 (6.15%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.23%) Java
2 5 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (9.23%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (6.15%) Degree
3 3 (4.62%) CISSP
3 3 (4.62%) ISSAP
4 2 (3.08%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.54%) CISA
5 1 (1.54%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (4.62%) PCI DSS
1 3 (4.62%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.54%) COBIT
Vendors
1 11 (16.92%) SAP
2 10 (15.38%) Oracle
3 5 (7.69%) MuleSoft
3 5 (7.69%) Thunderhead
4 3 (4.62%) Adobe
4 3 (4.62%) FatWire
4 3 (4.62%) hybris
4 3 (4.62%) Pega
4 3 (4.62%) Sitecore
5 2 (3.08%) Embarcadero
5 2 (3.08%) Informatica
5 2 (3.08%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.54%) Dynatrace
6 1 (1.54%) IBM
6 1 (1.54%) Splunk
6 1 (1.54%) TOWER Software
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