The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 81 86 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 11 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.71% 0.35% -
As % of the Development Applications category 5.91% 3.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 0
Average daily rate
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£413 £413 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £376 £325 £370
% change year-on-year
+15.53% -12.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Cucumber
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Development Applications Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
186 135 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.07% 9.53% 10.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 52 44
Average daily rate £350 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £335 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.20% -0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 22
Average hourly rate £37.00 £34.75 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.47% +5.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.40 £27.10 £29.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.60 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +5.00%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cucumber across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Cucumber
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cucumber across the East Midlands region.

Cucumber Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Cucumber
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire -10 7 £404 -19.25% 1
Nottinghamshire - 4 £413 -
Cucumber
England

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 14 (63.64%) Selenium
2 12 (54.55%) Java
2 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (54.55%) Jenkins
3 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 9 (40.91%) Linux
5 8 (36.36%) Scrum
6 7 (31.82%) TDD
6 7 (31.82%) Spring
6 7 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (31.82%) Test Automation
7 6 (27.27%) Open Source
7 6 (27.27%) REST
7 6 (27.27%) iPhone
7 6 (27.27%) Google
7 6 (27.27%) JSON
7 6 (27.27%) Windows
7 6 (27.27%) CSS
7 6 (27.27%) HTML
7 6 (27.27%) E-Commerce
7 6 (27.27%) Blackberry
8 5 (22.73%) JMS
8 5 (22.73%) SOA
8 5 (22.73%) MVC
8 5 (22.73%) Hibernate
8 5 (22.73%) ActiveMQ
8 5 (22.73%) jQuery
8 5 (22.73%) CSS3
8 5 (22.73%) HTML5
8 5 (22.73%) hybris

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (18.18%) Apache
1 4 (18.18%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 14 (63.64%) Selenium
2 12 (54.55%) Jenkins
3 5 (22.73%) WebDriver
3 5 (22.73%) Mockito
4 4 (18.18%) Gradle
4 4 (18.18%) IntelliJ
5 3 (13.64%) JUnit
5 3 (13.64%) JIRA
6 2 (9.09%) Maven
6 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
7 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (4.55%) RSpec
7 1 (4.55%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (4.55%) Calabash
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Developer
2 9 (40.91%) Java Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Tester
3 6 (27.27%) Automation Tester
4 5 (22.73%) Hybris Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Selenium Tester
6 2 (9.09%) Test Leader
6 2 (9.09%) Technical Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Test Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) Spring
2 6 (27.27%) HTML
2 6 (27.27%) CSS
2 6 (27.27%) JSON
2 6 (27.27%) REST
3 5 (22.73%) CSS3
3 5 (22.73%) jQuery
3 5 (22.73%) RESTful
3 5 (22.73%) HTML5
3 5 (22.73%) JMS
3 5 (22.73%) Hibernate
3 5 (22.73%) ActiveMQ
4 4 (18.18%) Ajax
4 4 (18.18%) SOAP
5 3 (13.64%) Spring Integration
6 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
6 2 (9.09%) Spring MVC
6 2 (9.09%) Java EE
7 1 (4.55%) WinForms
7 1 (4.55%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Blackberry
1 6 (27.27%) iPhone
1 6 (27.27%) Open Source
2 2 (9.09%) iPad
3 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Linux
2 6 (27.27%) Windows
3 1 (4.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) Scrum
3 7 (31.82%) TDD
3 7 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (31.82%) Test Automation
4 6 (27.27%) E-Commerce
5 5 (22.73%) SOA
5 5 (22.73%) MVC
6 4 (18.18%) Kanban
7 3 (13.64%) BDD
7 3 (13.64%) Web Application Development
7 3 (13.64%) User Stories
8 2 (9.09%) Web Testing
8 2 (9.09%) Microservices
9 1 (4.55%) Automation Testing
9 1 (4.55%) Black-Box Testing
9 1 (4.55%) Business Process Mapping
9 1 (4.55%) Customer Engagement
9 1 (4.55%) Waterfall
9 1 (4.55%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) Java
2 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.55%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) ISEB
1 2 (9.09%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Google
2 5 (22.73%) hybris