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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 23 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 12 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 4.98% 2.79% -
As % of the Development Applications category 20.00% 16.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 0
Average daily rate
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£388 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
60 37 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 24.90% 17.21% 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 11 4
Average daily rate £400 £375 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £41.25 £44.25 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.77% +10.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 22 May 2015.

Cucumber Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 22 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 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (68.75%) Selenium
3 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
4 8 (50.00%) Java
5 7 (43.75%) HTML
5 7 (43.75%) CSS
5 7 (43.75%) TDD
5 7 (43.75%) JSON
5 7 (43.75%) RESTful
6 6 (37.50%) Finance
6 6 (37.50%) E-Commerce
7 5 (31.25%) HTTP
7 5 (31.25%) Servlets
7 5 (31.25%) Web Services
7 5 (31.25%) SQL
7 5 (31.25%) J2EE
7 5 (31.25%) JUnit
7 5 (31.25%) Spring
7 5 (31.25%) WebSphere
7 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
7 5 (31.25%) Mobile App
7 5 (31.25%) Relational Database
8 4 (25.00%) Appium
8 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
8 4 (25.00%) PowerMock
8 4 (25.00%) Web Application Development
8 4 (25.00%) JAX-RS
8 4 (25.00%) Mockito
8 4 (25.00%) Apple iOS
8 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (31.25%) WebSphere
2 4 (25.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (12.50%) Node.js
4 1 (6.25%) Apache
4 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
4 1 (6.25%) nginx
4 1 (6.25%) Jetty
4 1 (6.25%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon S3
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (6.25%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) HTTP
2 4 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (6.25%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) DHCP
3 1 (6.25%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Relational Database
2 4 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 4 (25.00%) Informix
3 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 2 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (12.50%) Redis
4 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
4 1 (6.25%) MySQL
4 1 (6.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (68.75%) Selenium
2 5 (31.25%) JUnit
2 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
3 4 (25.00%) Appium
3 4 (25.00%) Mockito
4 2 (12.50%) SonarQube
4 2 (12.50%) Calabash
4 2 (12.50%) Hudson
4 2 (12.50%) Mocha
4 2 (12.50%) JIRA
4 2 (12.50%) Introscope
5 1 (6.25%) Maven
5 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Java Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Applications Tester
3 3 (18.75%) Tester
3 3 (18.75%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Mobile Tester
4 2 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) J2EE Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Web Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Web Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) HTML
1 7 (43.75%) CSS
1 7 (43.75%) JSON
1 7 (43.75%) RESTful
2 5 (31.25%) Servlets
2 5 (31.25%) Web Services
2 5 (31.25%) J2EE
2 5 (31.25%) Spring
3 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (25.00%) PowerMock
3 4 (25.00%) JAX-RS
3 4 (25.00%) XML
3 4 (25.00%) XSL
3 4 (25.00%) SOAP
3 4 (25.00%) JDBC
3 4 (25.00%) WSDL
3 4 (25.00%) JAX-RPC
4 3 (18.75%) HTML5
5 1 (6.25%) Spring MVC
5 1 (6.25%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Mobile App
2 4 (25.00%) Online Banking
3 3 (18.75%) Open Source
4 2 (12.50%) N-Tier
5 1 (6.25%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (6.25%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) TDD
3 6 (37.50%) E-Commerce
4 4 (25.00%) Web Application Development
4 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (18.75%) Pair Programming
5 3 (18.75%) Scrum
5 3 (18.75%) Automated Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Integration Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Android Development
6 2 (12.50%) iOS Development
6 2 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 1 (6.25%) ETL
7 1 (6.25%) OO
7 1 (6.25%) MVC
7 1 (6.25%) Requirements Management
7 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
7 1 (6.25%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 8 (50.00%) Java
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
1 1 (6.25%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle
1 4 (25.00%) IBM
2 2 (12.50%) Perforce
2 2 (12.50%) Compuware
2 2 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.25%) RightScale
3 1 (6.25%) Apigee
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