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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 24 32 31
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 9 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 4.25% 0.46% 1.04%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.00% 2.78% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 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 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.90 - -
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
36 36 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 16.98% 16.44% 18.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 20 16
Median daily rate £400 £375 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £307 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £448 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £37.65
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -1.62%

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 27 May 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 2 £406 +31.04%
Cucumber
South West

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 33 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (74.36%) Security Cleared
2 29 (74.36%) BDD
2 29 (74.36%) Java
3 27 (69.23%) SC Cleared
4 20 (51.28%) Web Services
4 20 (51.28%) RESTful
5 19 (48.72%) Groovy
6 17 (43.59%) Scrum
7 16 (41.03%) Test Automation
7 16 (41.03%) Software Engineering
8 14 (35.90%) JavaScript
9 11 (28.21%) Functional Testing
9 11 (28.21%) Jenkins
10 10 (25.64%) Capybara
10 10 (25.64%) Ruby
10 10 (25.64%) Gherkin
11 9 (23.08%) Regression Testing
11 9 (23.08%) Automation Testing
12 8 (20.51%) Spock
12 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
12 8 (20.51%) IntelliJ
12 8 (20.51%) Maven
12 8 (20.51%) JIRA
12 8 (20.51%) Git (software)
13 7 (17.95%) Office 365
13 7 (17.95%) ISO 9001
13 7 (17.95%) MS Office
13 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
13 7 (17.95%) ITIL

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 (17.95%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
1 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (28.21%) Jenkins
2 10 (25.64%) Capybara
3 8 (20.51%) Git (software)
3 8 (20.51%) IntelliJ
3 8 (20.51%) JIRA
3 8 (20.51%) Maven
3 8 (20.51%) Spock
4 1 (2.56%) HP UFT
4 1 (2.56%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Developer
2 12 (30.77%) Tester
3 11 (28.21%) Test Engineer
4 9 (23.08%) Analyst
4 9 (23.08%) Test Analyst
5 8 (20.51%) Java Developer
5 8 (20.51%) Software Tester
6 7 (17.95%) Lead Test Analyst
7 6 (15.38%) SC Cleared Java Developer
8 5 (12.82%) Developer in Test
8 5 (12.82%) Software Engineer
8 5 (12.82%) Software Test Engineer
9 4 (10.26%) Automation Tester
9 4 (10.26%) QA Engineer
9 4 (10.26%) QA Test Engineer
9 4 (10.26%) QA Tester
9 4 (10.26%) Software QA Engineer
9 4 (10.26%) Technical Analyst
9 4 (10.26%) Technical Leader
9 4 (10.26%) Technical Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (51.28%) RESTful
1 20 (51.28%) Web Services
2 10 (25.64%) Gherkin
3 2 (5.13%) HTML
3 2 (5.13%) JSON
3 2 (5.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (74.36%) BDD
3 17 (43.59%) Scrum
4 16 (41.03%) Software Engineering
4 16 (41.03%) Test Automation
5 11 (28.21%) Functional Testing
6 9 (23.08%) Automation Testing
6 9 (23.08%) Regression Testing
7 7 (17.95%) ITIL
8 5 (12.82%) Time Management
9 3 (7.69%) Automated Testing
10 2 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (5.13%) Test Scripting
11 1 (2.56%) Data Analysis
11 1 (2.56%) Manual Testing
11 1 (2.56%) Non-Functional Testing
11 1 (2.56%) Project Management
11 1 (2.56%) Software Testing
11 1 (2.56%) TDD
11 1 (2.56%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 29 (74.36%) Java
2 19 (48.72%) Groovy
3 14 (35.90%) JavaScript
4 10 (25.64%) Ruby
5 2 (5.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (74.36%) Security Cleared
2 27 (69.23%) SC Cleared
3 5 (12.82%) Degree
4 1 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.56%) ISEB
4 1 (2.56%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.95%) ISO 14001
1 7 (17.95%) ISO 9001
2 4 (10.26%) QA
3 2 (5.13%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) Microsoft