The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cucumber
South West / Devon
Rank 31 8 29
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +21
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 3 44 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 1.40% 16.73% 2.77%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.50% 37.61% 25.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 37 2
Median daily rate £413 £408 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.22% +5.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 - £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 Devon region.

Development Applications Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
24 117 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 11.16% 44.49% 10.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 98 9
Median daily rate £470 £400 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% +15.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £43.50 £43.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +0.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.06 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.65% +8.10%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Devon region citing Cucumber as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the Devon region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -15 3 £413 -2.65%
Cucumber
South West

Cucumber
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 Devon region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (33.33%) Spring Boot
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Build Automation
3 1 (33.33%) NeoLoad
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) NeoLoad
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
1 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) AWS Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 1 (33.33%) Java Applications Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Spring Boot
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Build Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared