Period
to 13 November 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Guidewire products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Guidewire over the 6 months to 13 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

Guidewire
England > London
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 591 604 563
Rank change year-on-year +13 -41 +43
Contract jobs citing Guidewire 43 38 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.093% 0.082% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% 0.20% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 31 63
London median daily rate £455 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.00% - -
10th Percentile £369 £363 £351
90th Percentile £594 £788 £767
England median daily rate £475 £499 £500
% change year-on-year -4.76% -0.25% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Guidewire is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in London.

All Vendors
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 18,509 18,974 19,061
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 40.05% 40.74% 42.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,550 12,905 12,691
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +4.65%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
England median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 310 301 272
London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £17.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.56% +12.72% -3.89%
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.12 £47.83 £50.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.38 £16.50
% change year-on-year +0.72% +5.30% -5.71%

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Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Guidewire as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Guidewire in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Guidewire in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Guidewire in London over the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Guidewire in London

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Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Guidewire within the London region over the 6 months to 13 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South London -8 16 £390 -6.59% 4
Central London -24 3 £525 +10.53% 3
East London - 1 £550 -
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England

For the 6 months to 13 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Guidewire also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for Guidewire.

1 19 (44.19%) Java
2 17 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (30.23%) Finance
4 12 (27.91%) MuleSoft
5 11 (25.58%) Spring
5 11 (25.58%) Middleware
6 10 (23.26%) Jenkins
6 10 (23.26%) Git (software)
6 10 (23.26%) Spring Integration
7 7 (16.28%) SQL
7 7 (16.28%) DevOps
8 5 (11.63%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (9.30%) Ansible
9 4 (9.30%) Docker
9 4 (9.30%) Terraform
9 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (9.30%) Maven
9 4 (9.30%) Selenium
9 4 (9.30%) PowerShell
9 4 (9.30%) Shell Script
9 4 (9.30%) Windows
9 4 (9.30%) Linux
10 3 (6.98%) J2EE
10 3 (6.98%) JMS
10 3 (6.98%) Workflow
10 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
10 3 (6.98%) Reinsurance
10 3 (6.98%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (4.65%) Test Scripting

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Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 2 (4.65%) MQSeries
1 2 (4.65%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.33%) CMS
2 1 (2.33%) Confluence
2 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) MySQL
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (23.26%) Git (software)
1 10 (23.26%) Jenkins
2 4 (9.30%) Maven
2 4 (9.30%) Selenium
3 2 (4.65%) Ant
3 2 (4.65%) Artifactory
3 2 (4.65%) Eclipse
3 2 (4.65%) Gradle
3 2 (4.65%) SonarQube
4 1 (2.33%) dbdeploy
4 1 (2.33%) JIRA
4 1 (2.33%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (2.33%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (30.23%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (30.23%) Developer
2 11 (25.58%) Integration Developer
2 11 (25.58%) Java Developer
3 9 (20.93%) Consultant
4 6 (13.95%) Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Business Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Architect
6 4 (9.30%) Project Manager
6 4 (9.30%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.98%) Implementation Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Implementation Project Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Project Implementation Manager
8 2 (4.65%) Insurance Business Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Workflow Analyst
9 1 (2.33%) Build Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) Lead Business Analyst
9 1 (2.33%) Middleware Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Operations Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.58%) Middleware
1 11 (25.58%) Spring
2 10 (23.26%) Spring Integration
3 3 (6.98%) J2EE
3 3 (6.98%) JMS
4 2 (4.65%) Apache Camel
4 2 (4.65%) Kafka
4 2 (4.65%) XML
5 1 (2.33%) .NET
5 1 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (6.98%) Reinsurance
2 2 (4.65%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Linux
1 4 (9.30%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (16.28%) DevOps
3 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (6.98%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (6.98%) Workflow
5 2 (4.65%) B2B
5 2 (4.65%) Business Analysis
5 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.65%) Kanban
5 2 (4.65%) Project Management
5 2 (4.65%) Release Management
5 2 (4.65%) Scrum
5 2 (4.65%) Test Scripting
5 2 (4.65%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (2.33%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (2.33%) Data Modelling
6 1 (2.33%) Migration
6 1 (2.33%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.33%) TDD
6 1 (2.33%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 19 (44.19%) Java
2 7 (16.28%) SQL
3 4 (9.30%) PowerShell
3 4 (9.30%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.65%) Java 8
4 2 (4.65%) PL/SQL
4 2 (4.65%) Python
4 2 (4.65%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.33%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) Ansible
1 4 (9.30%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (27.91%) MuleSoft
2 2 (4.65%) CA Agile Central
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.65%) Pega
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle
3 1 (2.33%) Sitecore