The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 24 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 11 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 4.55% 2.86% -
As % of the Development Applications category 23.40% 15.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £348 £370
% change year-on-year
+7.91% -6.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £45.00
Cucumber
Cheshire

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

Development Applications Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
47 45 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 19.42% 18.37% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 12 3
Average daily rate £400 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Average hourly rate - £37.79 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +37.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-2.11% -

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cucumber across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Cucumber
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Cucumber Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Cucumber
Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cucumber across the Chester region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Cucumber Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) Selenium
3 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (46.67%) HTML
4 7 (46.67%) Java
4 7 (46.67%) CSS
4 7 (46.67%) TDD
5 6 (40.00%) JSON
5 6 (40.00%) RESTful
6 5 (33.33%) Mobile App
6 5 (33.33%) WebSphere
6 5 (33.33%) JUnit
6 5 (33.33%) Finance
6 5 (33.33%) SQL
6 5 (33.33%) Servlets
6 5 (33.33%) HTTP
6 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
7 4 (26.67%) RDBMS
7 4 (26.67%) IBM
7 4 (26.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 4 (26.67%) JAX-RPC
7 4 (26.67%) WSDL
7 4 (26.67%) Internet
7 4 (26.67%) SOAP
7 4 (26.67%) Web Services
7 4 (26.67%) XML
7 4 (26.67%) XSL
7 4 (26.67%) Informix
7 4 (26.67%) J2EE
7 4 (26.67%) Oracle

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 5 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 4 (26.67%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (13.33%) Node.js
4 1 (6.67%) OpenStack
4 1 (6.67%) Jetty
4 1 (6.67%) nginx
4 1 (6.67%) Apache
4 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon S3
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) Route 53
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) HTTP
2 4 (26.67%) Internet
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) Network Security
3 1 (6.67%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) RDBMS
1 4 (26.67%) Informix
1 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (13.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (13.33%) Redis
3 1 (6.67%) Big Data
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (66.67%) Selenium
2 5 (33.33%) JUnit
3 4 (26.67%) Mockito
3 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (26.67%) Appium
4 2 (13.33%) SonarQube
4 2 (13.33%) JIRA
4 2 (13.33%) Calabash
4 2 (13.33%) Mocha
4 2 (13.33%) Introscope
5 1 (6.67%) Maven
5 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
5 1 (6.67%) Hudson
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Java Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Tester
3 3 (20.00%) Applications Tester
3 3 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Mobile Tester
4 2 (13.33%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (6.67%) J2EE Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Web Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) HTML
1 7 (46.67%) CSS
2 6 (40.00%) JSON
2 6 (40.00%) RESTful
3 5 (33.33%) Servlets
4 4 (26.67%) SOAP
4 4 (26.67%) Web Services
4 4 (26.67%) XML
4 4 (26.67%) XSL
4 4 (26.67%) WSDL
4 4 (26.67%) JAX-RPC
4 4 (26.67%) Spring
4 4 (26.67%) JDBC
4 4 (26.67%) J2EE
4 4 (26.67%) PowerMock
4 4 (26.67%) JAX-RS
5 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (20.00%) HTML5
6 1 (6.67%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 4 (26.67%) Online Banking
3 3 (20.00%) Open Source
4 2 (13.33%) N-Tier
5 1 (6.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Android
1 4 (26.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) TDD
3 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
4 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (26.67%) Web Application Development
5 3 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Integration Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
6 2 (13.33%) Scrum
6 2 (13.33%) Pair Programming
6 2 (13.33%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (13.33%) Android Development
6 2 (13.33%) iOS Development
7 1 (6.67%) JVM Tuning
7 1 (6.67%) DevOps
7 1 (6.67%) Coaching
7 1 (6.67%) Auto-Scaling
7 1 (6.67%) Time Management
7 1 (6.67%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (46.67%) Java
3 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
1 1 (6.67%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle
1 4 (26.67%) IBM
2 2 (13.33%) Compuware
2 2 (13.33%) HP
2 2 (13.33%) Perforce
3 1 (6.67%) RightScale
3 1 (6.67%) Apigee
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
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