The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 47 63 65
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +2
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 25 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.13% 1.03% 0.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.01% 10.53% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 12 1
Median daily rate £368 £384 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.23% -4.06%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 - £32.50
Cucumber
North West

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

Development Applications Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
147 114 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 18.38% 9.80% 9.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 82 39
Median daily rate £400 £394 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% +21.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £357
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 7
Median hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +15.38%
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 Cheshire

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

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Cucumber
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Cucumber Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Cucumber
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cucumber across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Cucumber Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Cucumber
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Chester +6 7 £325 +7.43%
Warrington +11 4 £415 +3.75%
Macclesfield - 1 £80 -
Cucumber
North West

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 27 (79.41%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (67.65%) Java
3 21 (61.76%) TDD
4 19 (55.88%) JavaScript
4 19 (55.88%) SQL
5 16 (47.06%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (44.12%) CSS
6 15 (44.12%) HTML
7 14 (41.18%) Scrum
7 14 (41.18%) Spring
7 14 (41.18%) Selenium
7 14 (41.18%) jQuery
8 13 (38.24%) JSON
9 12 (35.29%) RESTful
9 12 (35.29%) E-Commerce
9 12 (35.29%) SDLC
10 11 (32.35%) Configuration Management
10 11 (32.35%) Content Management
10 11 (32.35%) Pair Programming
10 11 (32.35%) Test Automation
10 11 (32.35%) Kanban
10 11 (32.35%) Dependency Injection
10 11 (32.35%) HTML5
10 11 (32.35%) CSS3
10 11 (32.35%) Responsive Web Design
10 11 (32.35%) Web Development
11 10 (29.41%) Data Analysis
11 10 (29.41%) Enterprise Architecture
11 10 (29.41%) Technical Architecture
11 10 (29.41%) hybris

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 10 (29.41%) CMS
2 4 (11.76%) Confluence
3 2 (5.88%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (5.88%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.94%) JBoss
4 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Slack
2 1 (2.94%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) Internet
2 2 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) MongoDB
2 5 (14.71%) MySQL
3 4 (11.76%) NoSQL
3 4 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.94%) Informix
5 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (41.18%) Selenium
2 7 (20.59%) JIRA
3 6 (17.65%) Jenkins
4 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
5 3 (8.82%) Maven
5 3 (8.82%) Mockito
5 3 (8.82%) SonarQube
6 2 (5.88%) Checkstyle
6 2 (5.88%) FindBugs
7 1 (2.94%) Ant
7 1 (2.94%) Gatling
7 1 (2.94%) Gradle
7 1 (2.94%) Hudson
7 1 (2.94%) Introscope
7 1 (2.94%) JUnit
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Banking
2 1 (2.94%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Developer
2 11 (32.35%) Java Developer
3 8 (23.53%) Tester
4 7 (20.59%) ETL Tester
5 4 (11.76%) Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Lead Software Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Software Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Test Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) ETL Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (5.88%) Junior
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 1 (2.94%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.94%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.94%) HTML Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Junior Tester
8 1 (2.94%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (2.94%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (44.12%) CSS
1 15 (44.12%) HTML
2 14 (41.18%) jQuery
2 14 (41.18%) Spring
3 13 (38.24%) JSON
4 12 (35.29%) RESTful
5 11 (32.35%) CSS3
5 11 (32.35%) HTML5
6 10 (29.41%) AngularJS
6 10 (29.41%) Dropwizard
7 5 (14.71%) XML
8 4 (11.76%) Node.js
8 4 (11.76%) REST
9 3 (8.82%) JDBC
9 3 (8.82%) Servlets
10 2 (5.88%) J2EE
10 2 (5.88%) JSP
10 2 (5.88%) Spring MVC
10 2 (5.88%) Spring Security
10 2 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.94%) Online Banking
2 1 (2.94%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (79.41%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (61.76%) TDD
3 16 (47.06%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (41.18%) Scrum
5 12 (35.29%) E-Commerce
5 12 (35.29%) SDLC
6 11 (32.35%) Configuration Management
6 11 (32.35%) Content Management
6 11 (32.35%) Dependency Injection
6 11 (32.35%) Kanban
6 11 (32.35%) Pair Programming
6 11 (32.35%) Responsive Web Design
6 11 (32.35%) Test Automation
6 11 (32.35%) Web Development
7 10 (29.41%) Data Analysis
7 10 (29.41%) Enterprise Architecture
7 10 (29.41%) ETL
7 10 (29.41%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (20.59%) BDD
9 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 23 (67.65%) Java
2 19 (55.88%) JavaScript
2 19 (55.88%) SQL
3 1 (2.94%) C#
3 1 (2.94%) PHP
3 1 (2.94%) Python
3 1 (2.94%) Ruby
3 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) ATG
1 10 (29.41%) hybris
2 3 (8.82%) IBM
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle
2 3 (8.82%) Perforce
3 1 (2.94%) Adobe
3 1 (2.94%) Compuware
3 1 (2.94%) HP
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