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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Guidewire
Rank 575 633 578
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -55
Contract jobs citing Guidewire 68 13 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.023% 0.047%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 0.052% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 6 20
Median daily rate £525 £525 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £313 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £775 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £313 £563
% change year-on-year
+68.00% -44.44%
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
24318 25098 23933
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.94% 44.07% 45.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 14876 14729 13223
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 804 1084 1053
Median hourly rate £19.61 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.94% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +39 61 £525 - 13
London +42 46 £538 -10.41% 7
Croydon - 17 £525 - 1
West Midlands - 7 £500 - 1
City of London +50 5 £563 -19.64% 1
South East +1 5 £513 +70.83% 2
South Wales - 3 £325 -
Warwickshire - 3 £650 -
Berkshire - 3 £513 -
Cardiff - 3 £325 -
Reading - 3 £513 -
Wales - 3 £325 -
Bournemouth - 1 £450 -
Guildford - 1 £475 -
Kent - 1 £800 -
Surrey - 1 £475 -
Dorset - 1 £450 -
Bromley - 1 £700 - 1
Midlands - 1 £600 -
North West - 1 £600 -
South West - 1 £450 -
Birmingham - 1 £500 - 1

Guidewire
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 64 (51.20%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (48.00%) Finance
3 29 (23.20%) Stakeholder Management
3 29 (23.20%) Linux
4 28 (22.40%) Oracle
4 28 (22.40%) Data Warehouse
4 28 (22.40%) Teradata
5 24 (19.20%) MuleSoft
6 23 (18.40%) Java
7 22 (17.60%) XML
7 22 (17.60%) JMS
8 19 (15.20%) SOA
8 19 (15.20%) Microservices
9 18 (14.40%) Waterfall
10 14 (11.20%) Banking
11 10 (8.00%) Telecoms
11 10 (8.00%) Business Analysis
11 10 (8.00%) iPad
11 10 (8.00%) Mentoring
12 9 (7.20%) Billing
12 9 (7.20%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (7.20%) Web Services
13 8 (6.40%) JIRA
14 7 (5.60%) Thunderhead
14 7 (5.60%) HP Quality Center
15 6 (4.80%) BDD
15 6 (4.80%) Functional Testing
15 6 (4.80%) Middleware
15 6 (4.80%) SAP
15 6 (4.80%) Scrum

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 (3.20%) Mule
2 2 (1.60%) Confluence
2 2 (1.60%) SAS
3 1 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.80%) Mule ESB
3 1 (0.80%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.80%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.20%) SAP FS
2 2 (1.60%) Oracle CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (22.40%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.80%) Base SAS
2 1 (0.80%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 8 (6.40%) JIRA
2 2 (1.60%) LoadRunner
2 2 (1.60%) Subversion
3 1 (0.80%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.80%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.80%) TestPartner
3 1 (0.80%) Toad
General
1 60 (48.00%) Finance
2 14 (11.20%) Banking
3 10 (8.00%) Telecoms
4 9 (7.20%) Billing
5 2 (1.60%) Front Office
5 2 (1.60%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (30.40%) Analyst
2 30 (24.00%) Business Analyst
3 18 (14.40%) Technical Leader
4 17 (13.60%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 12 (9.60%) Architect
6 11 (8.80%) Project Manager
7 10 (8.00%) Programme Manager
8 7 (5.60%) Test Analyst
9 6 (4.80%) Developer
9 6 (4.80%) Tester
10 5 (4.00%) Applications Support
10 5 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (4.00%) Technical Architect
10 5 (4.00%) Technical Manager
11 4 (3.20%) Test Leader
11 4 (3.20%) Test Manager
12 3 (2.40%) Designer
12 3 (2.40%) Solutions Designer
12 3 (2.40%) Technical Project Manager
12 3 (2.40%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (17.60%) JMS
1 22 (17.60%) XML
2 9 (7.20%) Web Services
3 6 (4.80%) Middleware
4 2 (1.60%) Spring Integration
5 1 (0.80%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.00%) iPad
2 4 (3.20%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.60%) Mainframe
3 2 (1.60%) Social Media
3 2 (1.60%) Wiki
4 1 (0.80%) Data Conversion
4 1 (0.80%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (0.80%) Reinsurance
4 1 (0.80%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 29 (23.20%) Linux
2 1 (0.80%) Unix
2 1 (0.80%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (51.20%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (23.20%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (15.20%) Microservices
3 19 (15.20%) SOA
4 18 (14.40%) Waterfall
5 10 (8.00%) Business Analysis
5 10 (8.00%) Mentoring
6 9 (7.20%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (4.80%) BDD
7 6 (4.80%) Functional Testing
7 6 (4.80%) Programme Management
7 6 (4.80%) Scrum
8 5 (4.00%) Migration
8 5 (4.00%) Project Management
8 5 (4.00%) Use Case
9 4 (3.20%) Business Transformation
9 4 (3.20%) ETL
9 4 (3.20%) Non-Functional Testing
9 4 (3.20%) Performance Testing
9 4 (3.20%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 23 (18.40%) Java
2 4 (3.20%) C
3 3 (2.40%) SQL
4 2 (1.60%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.60%) Go
4 2 (1.60%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.60%) Python
4 2 (1.60%) Ruby
4 2 (1.60%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (2.40%) Degree
2 2 (1.60%) ISEB
2 2 (1.60%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.20%) QA
2 1 (0.80%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.80%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (5.60%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.80%) Ansible
Vendors
1 28 (22.40%) Oracle
1 28 (22.40%) Teradata
2 24 (19.20%) MuleSoft
3 7 (5.60%) Thunderhead
4 6 (4.80%) SAP
5 4 (3.20%) HP
5 4 (3.20%) Informatica
5 4 (3.20%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.40%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (1.60%) Rally
7 2 (1.60%) VMware
8 1 (0.80%) Dynatrace
8 1 (0.80%) Facebook
8 1 (0.80%) Pega
8 1 (0.80%) Splunk
8 1 (0.80%) TOWER Software
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