The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 31 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 3 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 1.44% - 2.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.50% - 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate
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£500 - £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £343 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.32% -8.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £45.00
Cucumber
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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
40 25 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 19.14% 13.37% 14.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 11
Average daily rate £325 £313 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -15.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £276 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.27 £39.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.64% +5.33%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cucumber across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing Cucumber also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cucumber.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) jMock
3 1 (33.33%) Atlassian
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Jetty
3 1 (33.33%) TestNG
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 1 (33.33%) JAX-RS
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 1 (33.33%) JUnit
3 1 (33.33%) Struts
3 1 (33.33%) JMS
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (33.33%) IntelliJ
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) Extreme Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) Requirements Management

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing Cucumber also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cucumber. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (33.33%) Jetty
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) jMock
2 1 (33.33%) TestNG
2 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
2 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
2 1 (33.33%) JUnit
2 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (33.33%) IntelliJ
2 1 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Struts
1 1 (33.33%) JMS
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) Java EE
1 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) JAX-RS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Extreme Programming
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) Requirements Management
1 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 1 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
1 1 (33.33%) BDD
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Atlassian