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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 61 56 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 6 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.78% 1.53% -
As % of the Development Applications category 4.44% 9.21% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 0
Median daily rate £325 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - -
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
135 152 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 17.51% 16.58% 5.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 92 26
Median daily rate £425 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £431 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 1
Median hourly rate £20.78 £37.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.58% +25.00%
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 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 26 July 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 26 July 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 -4 4 £325 -3.34% 1
Warrington 0 1 £425 +6.25%
Cucumber
North West

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 17 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (61.90%) SQL
3 12 (57.14%) Java
4 11 (52.38%) TDD
5 10 (47.62%) Selenium
6 8 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (33.33%) Jenkins
7 7 (33.33%) Data Analysis
7 7 (33.33%) JIRA
7 7 (33.33%) Finance
7 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 7 (33.33%) Oracle
7 7 (33.33%) XML
7 7 (33.33%) ETL
8 6 (28.57%) CSS
8 6 (28.57%) Spring
8 6 (28.57%) BDD
9 5 (23.81%) Mockito
9 5 (23.81%) Maven
9 5 (23.81%) jQuery
9 5 (23.81%) Internet
9 5 (23.81%) MVC
9 5 (23.81%) Banking
9 5 (23.81%) Perforce
9 5 (23.81%) JDBC
9 5 (23.81%) Servlets
9 5 (23.81%) IBM
9 5 (23.81%) N-Tier
9 5 (23.81%) SonarQube
10 4 (19.05%) HTTP

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 4 (19.05%) IBM HTTP Server
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 4 (19.05%) WebSphere
2 2 (9.52%) Apache
3 1 (4.76%) JBoss
3 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) GitHub
2 1 (4.76%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) Internet
2 4 (19.05%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
2 3 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.76%) Informix
4 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (47.62%) Selenium
2 7 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 7 (33.33%) JIRA
3 5 (23.81%) Maven
3 5 (23.81%) Mockito
3 5 (23.81%) SonarQube
4 4 (19.05%) Checkstyle
4 4 (19.05%) FindBugs
4 4 (19.05%) JUnit
5 2 (9.52%) Gatling
5 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
5 2 (9.52%) TestNG
5 2 (9.52%) WebDriver
6 1 (4.76%) Ant
6 1 (4.76%) Gradle
6 1 (4.76%) Introscope
6 1 (4.76%) JBehave
6 1 (4.76%) SoapUI
6 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (4.76%) VersionOne
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Developer
1 6 (28.57%) Tester
2 4 (19.05%) Senior Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) ETL Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) ETL Tester
3 3 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Java Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Java Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (9.52%) Selenium Tester
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Scrum Master
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Java Software Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) XML
2 6 (28.57%) CSS
2 6 (28.57%) Spring
3 5 (23.81%) JDBC
3 5 (23.81%) jQuery
3 5 (23.81%) Servlets
4 4 (19.05%) HTML
4 4 (19.05%) Java EE
4 4 (19.05%) JSP
4 4 (19.05%) Spring MVC
4 4 (19.05%) Spring Security
4 4 (19.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (19.05%) XSLT
5 3 (14.29%) JSON
6 2 (9.52%) Apache POI
6 2 (9.52%) J2EE
6 2 (9.52%) RESTful
6 2 (9.52%) Web Services
7 1 (4.76%) Akka
7 1 (4.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) N-Tier
2 3 (14.29%) Online Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (52.38%) TDD
3 8 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 7 (33.33%) ETL
5 6 (28.57%) BDD
6 5 (23.81%) MVC
7 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
7 4 (19.05%) OOP
7 4 (19.05%) Scrum
7 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
8 3 (14.29%) Automation Testing
8 3 (14.29%) Integration Testing
8 3 (14.29%) SDLC
8 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
8 3 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
8 3 (14.29%) Web Application Development
9 2 (9.52%) Exploratory Testing
9 2 (9.52%) Front End Development
9 2 (9.52%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) SQL
2 12 (57.14%) Java
3 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.76%) C#
4 1 (4.76%) PHP
4 1 (4.76%) Python
4 1 (4.76%) Ruby
4 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) ISEB
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Oracle
2 5 (23.81%) IBM
2 5 (23.81%) Perforce
3 1 (4.76%) Adobe
3 1 (4.76%) Compuware
3 1 (4.76%) HP
3 1 (4.76%) Rally
Chester, Cheshire
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