The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 104 158 139
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -19
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 58 45 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.68% 0.82% 1.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.21% 6.57% 8.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 37 56
Median daily rate £450 £470 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £570 £479
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 - -
Cucumber
London

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

Development Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
568 685 822
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.43% 12.50% 13.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 475 518 636
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £280 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £578 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Median hourly rate £44.00 £45.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% -5.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £37.27 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+13.36% -3.19%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Cucumber
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Cucumber Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Cucumber
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cucumber across the City of London region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Cucumber Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 City of London region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 84 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (53.85%) BDD
3 54 (51.92%) Selenium
4 52 (50.00%) Java
5 48 (46.15%) TDD
6 38 (36.54%) Scrum
7 32 (30.77%) WebDriver
8 30 (28.85%) Test Automation
9 29 (27.88%) SQL
10 28 (26.92%) QA
11 27 (25.96%) JIRA
11 27 (25.96%) XML
12 25 (24.04%) JavaScript
12 25 (24.04%) Jenkins
13 24 (23.08%) Web Services
14 21 (20.19%) HTML
14 21 (20.19%) Finance
14 21 (20.19%) Continuous Integration
15 20 (19.23%) C#
16 19 (18.27%) .NET
16 19 (18.27%) CSS
16 19 (18.27%) Pair Programming
16 19 (18.27%) Banking
17 17 (16.35%) Spring
17 17 (16.35%) OO
17 17 (16.35%) SpecFlow
18 16 (15.38%) Gherkin
19 15 (14.42%) Node.js
19 15 (14.42%) Android
19 15 (14.42%) AngularJS

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 15 (14.42%) Node.js
2 6 (5.77%) Tomcat
3 5 (4.81%) Confluence
3 5 (4.81%) Mule
3 5 (4.81%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.92%) Jetty
5 1 (0.96%) Documentum
5 1 (0.96%) GeoServer
5 1 (0.96%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (2.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Maximo
2 1 (0.96%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.65%) GitHub
2 6 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.88%) Google App Engine
3 3 (2.88%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (2.88%) Lucidchart
4 1 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.96%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.92%) HTTP
2 1 (0.96%) Firewall
2 1 (0.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.62%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.65%) MongoDB
3 5 (4.81%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (4.81%) Big Data
3 5 (4.81%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.88%) MySQL
4 3 (2.88%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.92%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.92%) HPCC
6 1 (0.96%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.96%) DB2
6 1 (0.96%) GIS
6 1 (0.96%) HBase
6 1 (0.96%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 54 (51.92%) Selenium
2 32 (30.77%) WebDriver
3 27 (25.96%) JIRA
4 25 (24.04%) Jenkins
5 17 (16.35%) SpecFlow
6 15 (14.42%) gulp
7 14 (13.46%) JUnit
7 14 (13.46%) Mockito
8 13 (12.50%) Git (software)
9 11 (10.58%) Maven
10 10 (9.62%) JBehave
10 10 (9.62%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (9.62%) Visual Studio
11 8 (7.69%) Appium
12 7 (6.73%) Gradle
13 6 (5.77%) FitNesse
13 6 (5.77%) Sonatype Nexus
14 5 (4.81%) Capybara
14 5 (4.81%) EasyMock
14 5 (4.81%) Subversion
General
1 21 (20.19%) Finance
2 19 (18.27%) Banking
3 7 (6.73%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.92%) Retail
5 1 (0.96%) Back Office
5 1 (0.96%) Front Office
5 1 (0.96%) Marketing
5 1 (0.96%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 43 (41.35%) Developer
2 21 (20.19%) Analyst
3 18 (17.31%) Java Developer
4 17 (16.35%) Test Analyst
5 15 (14.42%) Senior Developer
6 13 (12.50%) QA Engineer
6 13 (12.50%) Tester
7 12 (11.54%) Automation Test Analyst
8 11 (10.58%) Test Engineer
9 8 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
9 8 (7.69%) QA Test Engineer
9 8 (7.69%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 8 (7.69%) Senior QA Engineer
9 8 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
10 7 (6.73%) Automation Tester
10 7 (6.73%) QA Automation Engineer
10 7 (6.73%) Scala Developer
10 7 (6.73%) Senior Test Engineer
11 6 (5.77%) DevOps Engineer
11 6 (5.77%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (25.96%) XML
2 24 (23.08%) Web Services
3 21 (20.19%) HTML
4 19 (18.27%) .NET
4 19 (18.27%) CSS
5 17 (16.35%) Spring
6 16 (15.38%) Gherkin
7 15 (14.42%) AngularJS
8 14 (13.46%) JSON
9 13 (12.50%) REST
10 12 (11.54%) SOAP
11 11 (10.58%) CSS3
11 11 (10.58%) RESTful
12 10 (9.62%) HTML5
12 10 (9.62%) Sass
13 9 (8.65%) LESS
13 9 (8.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 8 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
15 7 (6.73%) Java EE
15 7 (6.73%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.65%) Mobile App
1 9 (8.65%) User Experience
2 8 (7.69%) IVR
2 8 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 8 (7.69%) Smartcard
3 5 (4.81%) Derivative
3 5 (4.81%) Equities
3 5 (4.81%) Fixed Income
3 5 (4.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (4.81%) iPad
4 4 (3.85%) Mobile Payment
4 4 (3.85%) Taxonomies
5 3 (2.88%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.88%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.92%) Fintech
6 2 (1.92%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.96%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.96%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (14.42%) Android
2 14 (13.46%) Apple iOS
3 12 (11.54%) Unix
4 9 (8.65%) Linux
5 7 (6.73%) Windows
6 1 (0.96%) CentOS
6 1 (0.96%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (53.85%) BDD
3 48 (46.15%) TDD
4 38 (36.54%) Scrum
5 30 (28.85%) Test Automation
6 21 (20.19%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (18.27%) Pair Programming
8 17 (16.35%) OO
9 14 (13.46%) Test Scripting
10 13 (12.50%) Open Source
10 13 (12.50%) Test Management
11 12 (11.54%) Continuous Delivery
12 11 (10.58%) ATDD
12 11 (10.58%) Data Analysis
12 11 (10.58%) User Stories
13 10 (9.62%) Automated Testing
13 10 (9.62%) Performance Testing
14 9 (8.65%) Defect Tracking
14 9 (8.65%) E-Commerce
15 8 (7.69%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 52 (50.00%) Java
2 29 (27.88%) SQL
3 25 (24.04%) JavaScript
4 20 (19.23%) C#
5 13 (12.50%) Ruby
5 13 (12.50%) Scala
6 8 (7.69%) Python
7 7 (6.73%) Shell Script
8 5 (4.81%) Bash Shell
8 5 (4.81%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.88%) Groovy
10 2 (1.92%) PHP
10 2 (1.92%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.96%) AWK
11 1 (0.96%) C++
11 1 (0.96%) ECMAScript
11 1 (0.96%) ES6
11 1 (0.96%) Perl
11 1 (0.96%) sed
11 1 (0.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (9.62%) ISEB
2 8 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (3.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (26.92%) QA
2 4 (3.85%) SDET
3 2 (1.92%) WCAG
4 1 (0.96%) WAI
System Software
1 10 (9.62%) Docker
2 1 (0.96%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 5 (4.81%) Ansible
2 1 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (10.58%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.65%) Oracle
3 4 (3.85%) Atlassian
4 3 (2.88%) Google
4 3 (2.88%) SOASTA, Inc
5 2 (1.92%) VMware
6 1 (0.96%) comScore
6 1 (0.96%) ESRI
6 1 (0.96%) HP
6 1 (0.96%) hybris
6 1 (0.96%) Perforce
6 1 (0.96%) Rally
6 1 (0.96%) SimCorp
6 1 (0.96%) Zend
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Streamline Connections Ltd
Rate: £380 - £440 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £430.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
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Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 21 days ago