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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 32 37 34
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 1.83% 0.39% 0.99%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.12% 2.17% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £415 £310 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.87% -4.61%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £371 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +6.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - -
Cucumber
South West

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
33 46 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 15.07% 18.11% 20.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 29 16
Median daily rate £323 £375 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £310 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £387
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.51% -2.11%

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 26 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +2 1 £415 +33.87%
Cucumber
South West

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Devon region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 26 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (71.88%) Java
2 23 (71.88%) BDD
3 22 (68.75%) Security Cleared
4 21 (65.63%) SC Cleared
5 17 (53.13%) Groovy
6 16 (50.00%) RESTful
6 16 (50.00%) Web Services
7 13 (40.63%) Software Engineering
7 13 (40.63%) Scrum
8 12 (37.50%) Test Automation
9 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
10 9 (28.13%) Ruby
10 9 (28.13%) Gherkin
10 9 (28.13%) Capybara
11 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 8 (25.00%) Functional Testing
12 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
12 7 (21.88%) MS Office
12 7 (21.88%) ITIL
12 7 (21.88%) Regression Testing
12 7 (21.88%) Office 365
12 7 (21.88%) Automation Testing
13 6 (18.75%) JIRA
13 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
13 6 (18.75%) Spock
13 6 (18.75%) Jenkins
13 6 (18.75%) ISO 14001
13 6 (18.75%) IntelliJ
13 6 (18.75%) ISO 9001

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:

Applications
1 7 (21.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.88%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 9 (28.13%) Capybara
2 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 6 (18.75%) IntelliJ
2 6 (18.75%) Jenkins
2 6 (18.75%) JIRA
2 6 (18.75%) Maven
2 6 (18.75%) Spock
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Tester
2 10 (31.25%) Developer
2 10 (31.25%) Test Engineer
3 9 (28.13%) Analyst
3 9 (28.13%) Test Analyst
4 8 (25.00%) Software Tester
5 7 (21.88%) Lead Test Analyst
6 6 (18.75%) Java Developer
7 5 (15.63%) Software Test Engineer
8 4 (12.50%) Automation Tester
8 4 (12.50%) Developer in Test
8 4 (12.50%) QA Engineer
8 4 (12.50%) QA Test Engineer
8 4 (12.50%) QA Tester
8 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared Java Developer
8 4 (12.50%) Software QA Engineer
8 4 (12.50%) Software QA Tester
8 4 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (12.50%) Technical Leader
8 4 (12.50%) Technical Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (50.00%) RESTful
1 16 (50.00%) Web Services
2 9 (28.13%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (71.88%) BDD
3 13 (40.63%) Scrum
3 13 (40.63%) Software Engineering
4 12 (37.50%) Test Automation
5 8 (25.00%) Functional Testing
6 7 (21.88%) Automation Testing
6 7 (21.88%) ITIL
6 7 (21.88%) Regression Testing
7 4 (12.50%) Time Management
8 3 (9.38%) Automated Testing
9 2 (6.25%) Test Scripting
10 1 (3.13%) Data Analysis
10 1 (3.13%) TDD
10 1 (3.13%) Test Planning
10 1 (3.13%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (71.88%) Java
2 17 (53.13%) Groovy
3 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 9 (28.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (68.75%) Security Cleared
2 21 (65.63%) SC Cleared
3 4 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) ISO 14001
1 6 (18.75%) ISO 9001
2 4 (12.50%) QA
3 2 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Microsoft