Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 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
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 572 594 537
Rank change year-on-year +22 -57 +40
Contract jobs citing Guidewire 50 35 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.11% 0.076% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 0.19% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 25 54
London median daily rate £465 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.11% - -
10th Percentile £348 £358 £358
90th Percentile £600 £710 £768
England median daily rate £465 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -7.00% +5.26% -20.83%
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 17,449 18,634 18,042
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 39.78% 40.41% 43.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,743 12,719 11,976
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £283 £263 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 294 300 292
London median hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.81 £11.53
90th Percentile £46.75 £47.83 £55.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

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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 20 January 2019.

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 20 January 2019. 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 +17 22 £450 +14.43% 3
Central London -19 1 £675 +42.11% 2
East London -29 1 £550 +40.31%
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England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 24 (48.00%) Java
2 16 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (20.00%) Finance
4 9 (18.00%) Spring
4 9 (18.00%) Business Analysis
4 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (18.00%) J2EE
4 9 (18.00%) Microsoft Office
4 9 (18.00%) Test Scripting
5 8 (16.00%) Git (software)
5 8 (16.00%) Jenkins
5 8 (16.00%) MuleSoft
6 7 (14.00%) DevOps
6 7 (14.00%) Spring Integration
6 7 (14.00%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (14.00%) SQL
6 7 (14.00%) Middleware
6 7 (14.00%) Web Services
7 6 (12.00%) JMS
8 5 (10.00%) Data Modelling
8 5 (10.00%) Billing
9 4 (8.00%) Selenium
9 4 (8.00%) PowerShell
9 4 (8.00%) Shell Script
9 4 (8.00%) WebLogic
9 4 (8.00%) Windows
9 4 (8.00%) Linux
9 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (8.00%) Terraform
9 4 (8.00%) Ansible

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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 4 (8.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (6.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.00%) Confluence
3 1 (2.00%) MQSeries
Applications
1 9 (18.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) MySQL
1 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (16.00%) Git (software)
1 8 (16.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (8.00%) Selenium
3 2 (4.00%) Maven
3 2 (4.00%) Subversion
4 1 (2.00%) Ant
4 1 (2.00%) Artifactory
4 1 (2.00%) Gradle
4 1 (2.00%) JIRA
4 1 (2.00%) SonarQube
General
1 10 (20.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (24.00%) Analyst
1 12 (24.00%) Business Analyst
2 11 (22.00%) Developer
3 9 (18.00%) Consultant
4 7 (14.00%) Integration Developer
4 7 (14.00%) Java Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Architect
6 4 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Project Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Implementation Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Implementation Project Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Project Implementation Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.00%) AWS Architect
8 2 (4.00%) Lead Business Analyst
9 1 (2.00%) Chief Technical Architect
9 1 (2.00%) Cloud Architect
9 1 (2.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 1 (2.00%) OAT Manager
9 1 (2.00%) Testing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.00%) J2EE
1 9 (18.00%) Spring
2 7 (14.00%) Middleware
2 7 (14.00%) Spring Integration
2 7 (14.00%) Web Services
3 6 (12.00%) JMS
4 2 (4.00%) .NET
4 2 (4.00%) SOAP
4 2 (4.00%) Spring Batch
4 2 (4.00%) XML
5 1 (2.00%) Apache Camel
5 1 (2.00%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.00%) Linux
1 4 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (18.00%) Business Analysis
2 9 (18.00%) Test Scripting
3 7 (14.00%) DevOps
4 5 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (6.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (6.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (6.00%) Project Management
6 2 (4.00%) Scrum
6 2 (4.00%) Translating Business Requirements
6 2 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.00%) B2B
7 1 (2.00%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.00%) Kanban
7 1 (2.00%) Migration
7 1 (2.00%) Programme Management
7 1 (2.00%) Release Management
7 1 (2.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.00%) TDD
7 1 (2.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 24 (48.00%) Java
2 7 (14.00%) SQL
3 4 (8.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (8.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (4.00%) Python
4 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.00%) C
5 1 (2.00%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 1 (2.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (8.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) Ansible
1 4 (8.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (16.00%) MuleSoft
3 2 (4.00%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle
4 1 (2.00%) Sitecore