Best Places to Work in IT 2013 Employer Profile

No. 7

Transocean

Houston, Texas [South Central]
http://www.deepwater.com
http://www.deepwater.com/fw/main/Career-Center-222.html

Why you want to work there

Top 10 ranking: No. 10 for training
IT workers at this deep-water drilling company, with U.S. headquarters in Houston, can start the weekend early: They work nine hours a day Monday through Thursday and a half-day on Friday. IT morale is boosted by open and accessible leaders, who thank employees through both formal recognition programs and informal spot awards. Each year, every IT team member has the opportunity for one-on-one interaction with the CIO through one of the company's IT DNA sessions.

Rank by company size:
Medium, No. 2

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 4,028

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 121

IT employee turnover in 2012: 11%

IT promotions in 2012: 11%

Training

Training days offered per IT employee in 2012: 9

Training budget per IT employee in 2012: $5,578

Women in IT

Total percentage of women within IT: 34%

Percentage of IT managers who are women: 17%

Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are women: 38%

Minorities in IT

Total percentage of minorities within IT: 49%

Percentage of IT managers who are minorities: 39%

Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are minorities: 51%