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 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 89 100 80
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -20
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 5 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.32% 0.36% 0.74%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.86% 2.71% 6.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 9
Median daily rate £340 £400 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £255 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £460 £400
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
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
175 221 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 11.03% 13.19% 11.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 138 99
Median daily rate £360 £400 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £288 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.84% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Median hourly rate £43.75 - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -2.01%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cucumber across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Cucumber Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 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
Northamptonshire +1 2 £488 +39.28%
Leicestershire - 2 £319 -
Nottinghamshire +1 1 £340 -15.00%
Cucumber
England

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Selenium
3 5 (45.45%) Scrum
3 5 (45.45%) Java
3 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) RESTful
3 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
4 4 (36.36%) BDD
4 4 (36.36%) Jasmine
4 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
4 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
4 4 (36.36%) C#
5 3 (27.27%) HTML
5 3 (27.27%) CSS
5 3 (27.27%) Web Services
5 3 (27.27%) Python
5 3 (27.27%) Workflow
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (27.27%) HTML5
5 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (27.27%) JSON
5 3 (27.27%) CSS3
5 3 (27.27%) Progressive Enhancement
5 3 (27.27%) Automation Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Karma Test Runner
5 3 (27.27%) DevOps
5 3 (27.27%) Microservices
5 3 (27.27%) CasperJS
5 3 (27.27%) Browserify
5 3 (27.27%) webpack

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 2 (18.18%) Node.js
1 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Selenium
2 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
3 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
3 4 (36.36%) Jasmine
4 3 (27.27%) CasperJS
4 3 (27.27%) Karma Test Runner
4 3 (27.27%) webpack
5 2 (18.18%) Flyway
5 2 (18.18%) Gradle
5 2 (18.18%) gulp
5 2 (18.18%) JUnit
5 2 (18.18%) Maven
5 2 (18.18%) SpecFlow
5 2 (18.18%) Subversion
5 2 (18.18%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (18.18%) TeamCity
6 1 (9.09%) JIRA
6 1 (9.09%) MSTest
6 1 (9.09%) NUnit
6 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (27.27%) Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Test Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Angular Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Cordova Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) AWS Developer
5 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Middleware Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Middleware Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) Product Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) SOA Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) Test Automation Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) RESTful
2 3 (27.27%) Browserify
2 3 (27.27%) CSS
2 3 (27.27%) CSS3
2 3 (27.27%) Handlebars
2 3 (27.27%) HTML
2 3 (27.27%) HTML5
2 3 (27.27%) JSON
2 3 (27.27%) Web Services
3 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
3 2 (18.18%) Apache Camel
3 2 (18.18%) Apache Cordova
3 2 (18.18%) Apache CXF
3 2 (18.18%) Gherkin
3 2 (18.18%) Middleware
3 2 (18.18%) Regular Expression
3 2 (18.18%) Sass
3 2 (18.18%) Swagger
3 2 (18.18%) XML
3 2 (18.18%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Android
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Scrum
3 4 (36.36%) BDD
3 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Automation Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (27.27%) DevOps
4 3 (27.27%) Front End Development
4 3 (27.27%) Microservices
4 3 (27.27%) Progressive Enhancement
4 3 (27.27%) Workflow
5 2 (18.18%) Analytics
5 2 (18.18%) Android Development
5 2 (18.18%) Data Analytics
5 2 (18.18%) MVC
5 2 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (18.18%) SOA
5 2 (18.18%) TDD
5 2 (18.18%) Web Design
5 2 (18.18%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Java
1 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) C#
3 3 (27.27%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB
1 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
1 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
1 2 (18.18%) Talend
1 2 (18.18%) WSO2