The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 105 112 122
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +10
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 9 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.40% 0.58% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.04% 6.38% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 3
Median daily rate £378 £363 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.13% -25.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £294 £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £508 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £366 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.21% +4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Cucumber
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
223 235 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.90% 9.12% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 135 98
Median daily rate £400 £400 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £285 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £489 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 4
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +18.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Cucumber
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Cucumber Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Cucumber
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Reading +13 4 £350 -1.40% 6
Newbury -3 2 £400 -
Maidenhead - 2 - -
Cucumber
South East

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (72.22%) Selenium
3 11 (61.11%) BDD
4 9 (50.00%) Scrum
4 9 (50.00%) SOAP
5 8 (44.44%) Java
6 7 (38.89%) WebDriver
6 7 (38.89%) SpecFlow
6 7 (38.89%) Gherkin
7 6 (33.33%) Jenkins
7 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 5 (27.78%) C#
8 5 (27.78%) JUnit
8 5 (27.78%) Web Services
8 5 (27.78%) Spring
9 4 (22.22%) JIRA
9 4 (22.22%) TDD
9 4 (22.22%) HTML
9 4 (22.22%) J2EE
9 4 (22.22%) SoapUI
9 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
9 4 (22.22%) RESTful
9 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
9 4 (22.22%) jQuery
9 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
9 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (22.22%) Data Protection
10 3 (16.67%) Test Management
10 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
10 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 3 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (11.11%) Apache
3 1 (5.56%) JBoss
3 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.56%) Hazelcast
2 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.56%) Redis
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (72.22%) Selenium
2 7 (38.89%) SpecFlow
2 7 (38.89%) WebDriver
3 6 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 5 (27.78%) JUnit
5 4 (22.22%) JIRA
5 4 (22.22%) SoapUI
6 3 (16.67%) Appium
6 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
6 3 (16.67%) Mockito
6 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (11.11%) Grunt
7 2 (11.11%) Hamcrest
8 1 (5.56%) Ant
8 1 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (5.56%) FitNesse
8 1 (5.56%) Gradle
8 1 (5.56%) Hudson
8 1 (5.56%) JBehave
8 1 (5.56%) LoadUI
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Tester
2 7 (38.89%) Automation Tester
3 6 (33.33%) Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Java Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Test Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 3 (16.67%) Selenium Tester
6 2 (11.11%) Developer in Test
6 2 (11.11%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (11.11%) HTML Developer
6 2 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Ruby Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Senior Automation Tester
6 2 (11.11%) Senior Tester
6 2 (11.11%) Software Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Software Tester
6 2 (11.11%) Test Automation Developer
6 2 (11.11%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) SOAP
2 7 (38.89%) Gherkin
3 5 (27.78%) Spring
3 5 (27.78%) Web Services
4 4 (22.22%) HTML
4 4 (22.22%) J2EE
4 4 (22.22%) jQuery
4 4 (22.22%) RESTful
5 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 3 (16.67%) Backbone.js
5 3 (16.67%) CSS
5 3 (16.67%) HTML5
5 3 (16.67%) XML
6 2 (11.11%) Handlebars
6 2 (11.11%) JAX-RS
6 2 (11.11%) JSON
6 2 (11.11%) JSP
6 2 (11.11%) Node.js
6 2 (11.11%) REST
6 2 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) BDD
3 9 (50.00%) Scrum
4 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (22.22%) Data Protection
4 4 (22.22%) TDD
4 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
4 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
5 3 (16.67%) MVC
5 3 (16.67%) Test Management
5 3 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 2 (11.11%) OO
6 2 (11.11%) SOA
6 2 (11.11%) Software Delivery
7 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
7 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) Java
2 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 5 (27.78%) C#
4 3 (16.67%) SQL
5 2 (11.11%) Groovy
5 2 (11.11%) Ruby
6 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) ISEB
2 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SDET
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle
Ascot, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago