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 1 March 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cucumber
South West / Devon
Rank 29 13 27
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +14
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 13 29 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 4.71% 12.55% 4.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.31% 38.67% 32.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 20 2
Median daily rate £400 £433 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.51% +8.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £414 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £444 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
64 75 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 23.19% 32.47% 12.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 56 13
Median daily rate £420 £433 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.89% +11.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.85 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.55% +13.10%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cucumber across the Devon region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017.

Cucumber Daily Rate Histogram 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 1 March 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
Plymouth -3 8 £400 -9.09%
Exeter -17 5 £359 -16.93%
Cucumber
South West

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 1 March 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 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) Ruby
3 7 (53.85%) Software Testing
3 7 (53.85%) Automated Testing
3 7 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (53.85%) GitHub
4 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
4 6 (46.15%) QA
4 6 (46.15%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 5 (38.46%) Test Scripting
5 5 (38.46%) Continuous Deployment
5 5 (38.46%) ISTQB
5 5 (38.46%) Refactoring
5 5 (38.46%) Java
5 5 (38.46%) ISEB
5 5 (38.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (38.46%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 5 (38.46%) Mentoring
6 4 (30.77%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (30.77%) User Stories
6 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
6 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (23.08%) Spring
7 3 (23.08%) Selenium
7 3 (23.08%) Vagrant
7 3 (23.08%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
8 2 (15.38%) Manual Testing
8 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
8 2 (15.38%) WebDriver

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) GitHub
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Selenium
1 3 (23.08%) Vagrant
2 2 (15.38%) WebDriver
3 1 (7.69%) Calabash
3 1 (7.69%) JIRA
3 1 (7.69%) JMeter
3 1 (7.69%) NeoLoad
3 1 (7.69%) SoapUI
3 1 (7.69%) Zephyr
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Test Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Test Manager
2 3 (23.08%) AWS Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Java Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Test Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Test Leader
3 2 (15.38%) Lead Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Test Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Analytics Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
4 1 (7.69%) Cloud Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Applications Developer
4 1 (7.69%) OAT Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Test Automation Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Spring
2 2 (15.38%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) CSS3
3 1 (7.69%) FreeMarker
3 1 (7.69%) HTML5
3 1 (7.69%) JSON
3 1 (7.69%) REST
3 1 (7.69%) SOAP
3 1 (7.69%) Spring Boot
3 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Automated Testing
2 7 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (53.85%) Software Testing
3 6 (46.15%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Continuous Deployment
4 5 (38.46%) Mentoring
4 5 (38.46%) Refactoring
4 5 (38.46%) Test Scripting
5 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
5 4 (30.77%) User Stories
6 2 (15.38%) BDD
6 2 (15.38%) Manual Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
7 1 (7.69%) Analytics
7 1 (7.69%) Build Automation
7 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
7 1 (7.69%) TDD
7 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Ruby
2 5 (38.46%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 5 (38.46%) ISEB
2 5 (38.46%) ISTQB
2 5 (38.46%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 5 (38.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (30.77%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Virtual Machines