The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Guidewire products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Guidewire over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Wales region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Guidewire
Rank 67 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Guidewire 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.80% - -
As % of the Vendors category 1.91% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £563 £350 £488
% change year-on-year
+60.71% -28.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
314 250 287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 41.92% 48.73% 45.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 147 137
Average daily rate £400 £325 £324
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +0.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £167 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 18 17
Average hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £16.14
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% -10.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £11.39 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £15.50 £25.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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Guidewire
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Guidewire Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Guidewire Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Guidewire within the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
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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
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Job
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Top 13 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 5 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) Thunderhead
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) iSeries
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Linux

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Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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.

General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Integration Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Integration Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (10.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Thunderhead
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) VMware