The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 23 42 39
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -3
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 12 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 6.32% 0.73% 0.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 35.29% 7.14% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 1
Median daily rate £450 £494 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.86% +31.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Cucumber
East Sussex

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

Development Applications Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
34 28 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 17.89% 10.26% 13.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 22 24
Median daily rate £500 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £283 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £460 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Brighton

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

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Cucumber
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Cucumber Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Cucumber
Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cucumber across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Cucumber Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 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 Brighton region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 18 (85.71%) Java
2 17 (80.95%) jQuery
3 16 (76.19%) Spring
3 16 (76.19%) Groovy
3 16 (76.19%) Domain-Driven Design
3 16 (76.19%) Mockito
3 16 (76.19%) Hamcrest
3 16 (76.19%) REST
3 16 (76.19%) CQRS
3 16 (76.19%) JAX-RS
3 16 (76.19%) Oracle Database
3 16 (76.19%) SQL
3 16 (76.19%) Oracle
3 16 (76.19%) JUnit
3 16 (76.19%) JSP
3 16 (76.19%) SOAP
3 16 (76.19%) Struts
4 15 (71.43%) MyBatis
5 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
6 3 (14.29%) Selenium
6 3 (14.29%) Gherkin
6 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
6 3 (14.29%) BDD
6 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (14.29%) TDD
6 3 (14.29%) .NET
6 3 (14.29%) CSS
6 3 (14.29%) C#
6 3 (14.29%) HTML
7 2 (9.52%) Finance

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (76.19%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (76.19%) Hamcrest
1 16 (76.19%) JUnit
1 16 (76.19%) Mockito
2 3 (14.29%) Selenium
3 2 (9.52%) Protractor
3 2 (9.52%) WebDriver
4 1 (4.76%) Gradle
4 1 (4.76%) Jasmine
4 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.76%) Maven
4 1 (4.76%) MSTest
4 1 (4.76%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (4.76%) SpecFlow
4 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (90.48%) Developer
2 16 (76.19%) Java Developer
3 3 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Angular Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Developer in Test
4 2 (9.52%) HTML CSS Developer
4 2 (9.52%) HTML Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Java Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Test Automation Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Junior
5 1 (4.76%) Junior Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Junior Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Lead Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (80.95%) jQuery
2 16 (76.19%) JAX-RS
2 16 (76.19%) JSP
2 16 (76.19%) REST
2 16 (76.19%) SOAP
2 16 (76.19%) Spring
2 16 (76.19%) Struts
3 15 (71.43%) MyBatis
4 3 (14.29%) .NET
4 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 3 (14.29%) CSS
4 3 (14.29%) Gherkin
4 3 (14.29%) HTML
5 2 (9.52%) Node.js
5 2 (9.52%) RESTful
6 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
6 1 (4.76%) Entity Framework
6 1 (4.76%) HTML5
6 1 (4.76%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (4.76%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) CQRS
1 16 (76.19%) Domain-Driven Design
2 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (14.29%) BDD
3 3 (14.29%) TDD
4 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
4 2 (9.52%) Validation
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.76%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
5 1 (4.76%) Extreme Programming
5 1 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (4.76%) Microservices
5 1 (4.76%) MVC
5 1 (4.76%) OO
5 1 (4.76%) OOP
5 1 (4.76%) Software Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) Java
2 16 (76.19%) Groovy
2 16 (76.19%) SQL
3 3 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.76%) VB
4 1 (4.76%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
1 2 (9.52%) SDET
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Oracle