The first table below looks at the demand for Cucumber skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Devon region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cucumber
Rank 34 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 1.19% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 8.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
-8.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 -
Development Applications Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
36 23 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 14.23% 12.78% 28.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 28
Average daily rate £325 £290 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -14.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £265 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £375 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £34.00 £46.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -26.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
Cucumber
South West

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Cucumber
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Cucumber Daily Rate Trend in Devon

Cucumber
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 9 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 9 (100.00%) LoadRunner
2 8 (88.89%) Selenium
3 6 (66.67%) Performance Testing
3 6 (66.67%) Kanban
3 6 (66.67%) Scrum
3 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 6 (66.67%) ISTQB
3 6 (66.67%) Capybara
4 5 (55.56%) Time Management
5 2 (22.22%) Business Transformation
5 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
6 1 (11.11%) SOAP
6 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
6 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
6 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
6 1 (11.11%) Migration
6 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
6 1 (11.11%) LoadUI
6 1 (11.11%) SoapUI

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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.

Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 9 (100.00%) LoadRunner
2 8 (88.89%) Selenium
3 6 (66.67%) Capybara
4 1 (11.11%) LoadUI
4 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Tester
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Automation Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Scrum
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 6 (66.67%) Performance Testing
1 6 (66.67%) Kanban
2 5 (55.56%) Time Management
3 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
3 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Business Transformation
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center