The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cucumber
Rank 36 24 34
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +10
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 4 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 1.42% 3.09% 0.99%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.38% 18.18% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
+9.28% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 - -
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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
26 33 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 9.22% 17.01% 14.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 24 11
Average daily rate £325 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +4.47%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 5
Average hourly rate £39.00 - £31.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.40 - £23.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) RESTful
2 3 (75.00%) Groovy
2 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (75.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (75.00%) Linked Data
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Automation Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Apache Camel
2 3 (75.00%) Spock
2 3 (75.00%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (75.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) Maven
2 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) IntelliJ
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) Selenium
4 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (25.00%) User Stories
4 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
4 1 (25.00%) HP

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (75.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) IntelliJ
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) Spock
2 3 (75.00%) Maven
3 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Security Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) ActiveMQ
1 3 (75.00%) Spring
1 3 (75.00%) RESTful
1 3 (75.00%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Linked Data
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 14001
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) HP