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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cucumber
England / East Midlands
Rank 68 95 83
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -12
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 24 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.67% 0.38% 0.72%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.76% 3.37% 6.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 8
Median daily rate £388 £325 £404
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -19.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £263 £361
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £343 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £36.00

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
223 178 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 15.56% 11.15% 11.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 113 109
Median daily rate £375 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £265 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £362
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Median hourly rate - £20.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -45.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.85 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.55% +16.25%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing Cucumber as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 February 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
Nottinghamshire +17 13 £394 +21.15% 5
Northamptonshire +2 10 £375 +36.36% 1
Cucumber
England

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 25 (83.33%) BDD
2 23 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (53.33%) Java
4 15 (50.00%) Selenium
5 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
6 12 (40.00%) Retail
7 11 (36.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (36.67%) HTML
7 11 (36.67%) CSS
7 11 (36.67%) Git (software)
7 11 (36.67%) Jasmine
7 11 (36.67%) Sass
7 11 (36.67%) gulp
8 10 (33.33%) CSS3
8 10 (33.33%) Mentoring
8 10 (33.33%) WebDriver
8 10 (33.33%) E-Commerce
8 10 (33.33%) Scrum
9 9 (30.00%) Mocha
9 9 (30.00%) Progressive Enhancement
10 8 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (26.67%) Behat
10 8 (26.67%) PHP
11 7 (23.33%) WAI
11 7 (23.33%) Grunt
11 7 (23.33%) Twig
12 6 (20.00%) Jenkins
12 6 (20.00%) Web Development
13 5 (16.67%) Web Services
13 5 (16.67%) Test Automation

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (3.33%) Confluence
1 1 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle BPEL
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (50.00%) Selenium
2 11 (36.67%) Git (software)
2 11 (36.67%) gulp
2 11 (36.67%) Jasmine
3 10 (33.33%) WebDriver
4 9 (30.00%) Mocha
5 7 (23.33%) Grunt
6 6 (20.00%) Jenkins
7 4 (13.33%) webpack
8 3 (10.00%) JIRA
9 2 (6.67%) Appium
9 2 (6.67%) Babel
9 2 (6.67%) Bower
9 2 (6.67%) CasperJS
9 2 (6.67%) Karma Test Runner
9 2 (6.67%) Subversion
9 2 (6.67%) Yeoman
10 1 (3.33%) Hudson
10 1 (3.33%) JBehave
10 1 (3.33%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 12 (40.00%) Retail
2 3 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Developer
2 13 (43.33%) Analyst
3 12 (40.00%) Test Analyst
4 10 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
4 10 (33.33%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 10 (33.33%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
4 10 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
4 10 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
4 10 (33.33%) Technical Test Analyst
5 7 (23.33%) Senior Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Digital Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (13.33%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) QA Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) QA Automation Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) QA Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) QA Test Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Ruby Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (36.67%) CSS
1 11 (36.67%) HTML
1 11 (36.67%) Sass
2 10 (33.33%) CSS3
3 8 (26.67%) Behat
4 7 (23.33%) Twig
5 5 (16.67%) RESTful
5 5 (16.67%) Web Services
6 4 (13.33%) AngularJS
7 3 (10.00%) Handlebars
7 3 (10.00%) HTML5
7 3 (10.00%) jQuery
7 3 (10.00%) Node.js
8 2 (6.67%) Browserify
8 2 (6.67%) DOM
8 2 (6.67%) Express
8 2 (6.67%) Gherkin
8 2 (6.67%) JSON
8 2 (6.67%) React
8 2 (6.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (83.33%) BDD
2 23 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (36.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 10 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 10 (33.33%) Scrum
5 9 (30.00%) Progressive Enhancement
6 8 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (20.00%) Web Development
8 5 (16.67%) Test Automation
9 4 (13.33%) Continuous Deployment
9 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (10.00%) Microservices
10 3 (10.00%) TDD
10 3 (10.00%) Test Strategy
11 2 (6.67%) Automated Testing
11 2 (6.67%) MVC
11 2 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
11 2 (6.67%) Web Design
11 2 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) Java
2 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
3 8 (26.67%) PHP
4 4 (13.33%) C#
4 4 (13.33%) SQL
5 3 (10.00%) Python
6 2 (6.67%) Ruby
7 1 (3.33%) VBScript
7 1 (3.33%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) BC Cleared
1 1 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (3.33%) DBS Check
1 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) WAI
2 4 (13.33%) QA
3 3 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (3.33%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle