The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 26 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 9 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.28% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 25.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.25 - £34.25
Cucumber
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Development Applications Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
36 34 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 13.14% 11.22% 3.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 20 10
Median daily rate £450 £381 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.03% -4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £254 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 14 1
Median hourly rate - £50.68 £45.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Cucumber as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Cucumber
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Cucumber Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Cucumber
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cucumber across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Cucumber Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

Cucumber
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
Bedford - 5 £450 -
Luton - 3 - -
Cucumber
East of England

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cucumber also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 24 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (87.50%) Ruby
2 21 (87.50%) QA
2 21 (87.50%) Python
2 21 (87.50%) BDD
3 20 (83.33%) Test Automation
4 18 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (75.00%) SDET
5 17 (70.83%) Selenium
6 16 (66.67%) TDD
6 16 (66.67%) E-Commerce
6 16 (66.67%) C#
7 15 (62.50%) JIRA
8 14 (58.33%) JBehave
8 14 (58.33%) SoapUI
8 14 (58.33%) SpecFlow
8 14 (58.33%) TeamCity
8 14 (58.33%) Continuous Delivery
8 14 (58.33%) Feature Driven Development
8 14 (58.33%) ATDD
9 13 (54.17%) Jenkins
9 13 (54.17%) Defect Management
9 13 (54.17%) WebDriver
9 13 (54.17%) TestNG
9 13 (54.17%) Perl
9 13 (54.17%) JUnit
10 12 (50.00%) Java
10 12 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 10 (41.67%) Maven
11 10 (41.67%) Ant

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Development Applications
1 17 (70.83%) Selenium
2 15 (62.50%) JIRA
3 14 (58.33%) JBehave
3 14 (58.33%) SoapUI
3 14 (58.33%) SpecFlow
3 14 (58.33%) TeamCity
4 13 (54.17%) Jenkins
4 13 (54.17%) JUnit
4 13 (54.17%) TestNG
4 13 (54.17%) WebDriver
5 12 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 10 (41.67%) Ant
6 10 (41.67%) Maven
7 8 (33.33%) Appium
8 6 (25.00%) Calabash
9 1 (4.17%) Mocha
9 1 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Test Engineer
2 10 (41.67%) Test Automation Engineer
3 7 (29.17%) Senior Test Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Analyst
4 5 (20.83%) Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Developer in Test
4 5 (20.83%) Senior Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Test Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 4 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Java Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Java Software Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Mobile Test Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Senior C# Software Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Senior Java Software Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) Gherkin
2 4 (16.67%) REST
3 2 (8.33%) SOAP
4 1 (4.17%) Java RMI
4 1 (4.17%) XML
4 1 (4.17%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Android
1 3 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (87.50%) BDD
3 20 (83.33%) Test Automation
4 18 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (66.67%) E-Commerce
5 16 (66.67%) TDD
6 14 (58.33%) ATDD
6 14 (58.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 14 (58.33%) Feature Driven Development
7 13 (54.17%) Defect Management
8 10 (41.67%) API Testing
9 7 (29.17%) Automation Testing
10 3 (12.50%) Software Testing
11 2 (8.33%) Defect Tracking
12 1 (4.17%) Multithreading
12 1 (4.17%) OO
12 1 (4.17%) OOP
12 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
12 1 (4.17%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) Python
1 21 (87.50%) Ruby
2 16 (66.67%) C#
3 13 (54.17%) Perl
4 12 (50.00%) Java
5 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (87.50%) QA
2 18 (75.00%) SDET
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Xamarin