The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cucumber
Cheshire / Chester
Rank - 21 23
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 0 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - 3.42% 2.82%
As % of the Development Applications category - 22.22% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Median daily rate - £405 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £383 £383
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £36.00

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
14 18 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 14.89% 15.38% 10.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 12
Median daily rate £350 £403 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £283 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £405 £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £50.00 £16.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+212.50% -11.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +13.51%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chester region citing Cucumber as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 Chester region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 2 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) Wiki
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) ETL Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £225 - £325 per day
Posted: 5 days ago