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 27 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 74 94 82
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -12
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 24 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.52% 0.19% 0.70%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.01% 1.99% 6.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 0 7
Median daily rate £415 - £320
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 - £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 - £332
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - -
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
218 151 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 13.78% 9.58% 11.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 81 88
Median daily rate £410 £350 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% +6.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £560 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 9
Median hourly rate £44.00 £14.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+203.44% -61.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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
Nottinghamshire - 20 £415 - 1
Northamptonshire -1 2 £500 -
Cucumber
England

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 27 (87.10%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (83.87%) Jenkins
3 25 (80.65%) JavaScript
4 23 (74.19%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (70.97%) BDD
6 20 (64.52%) Behat
6 20 (64.52%) WebDriver
6 20 (64.52%) Docker
6 20 (64.52%) PHP
7 19 (61.29%) Git (software)
8 18 (58.06%) Elasticsearch
9 17 (54.84%) Zend
9 17 (54.84%) User Acceptance Testing
9 17 (54.84%) Front End Development
10 14 (45.16%) Zend Framework
11 13 (41.94%) MVC
11 13 (41.94%) HTML
11 13 (41.94%) CSS
11 13 (41.94%) CSS3
11 13 (41.94%) Case Management
12 12 (38.71%) gulp
12 12 (38.71%) AngularJS
12 12 (38.71%) Linux
13 11 (35.48%) Gherkin
13 11 (35.48%) Open Source
14 10 (32.26%) OO
15 9 (29.03%) Mac OS X
15 9 (29.03%) Photoshop
15 9 (29.03%) PostgreSQL
15 9 (29.03%) WAI

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 18 (58.06%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (29.03%) Confluence
3 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.23%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (29.03%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (12.90%) Relational Database
3 3 (9.68%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 26 (83.87%) Jenkins
2 20 (64.52%) WebDriver
3 19 (61.29%) Git (software)
4 12 (38.71%) gulp
5 9 (29.03%) Grunt
5 9 (29.03%) JIRA
5 9 (29.03%) Protractor
6 7 (22.58%) Selenium
7 5 (16.13%) Jasmine
8 4 (12.90%) CasperJS
8 4 (12.90%) Karma Test Runner
8 4 (12.90%) Maven
8 4 (12.90%) webpack
9 3 (9.68%) Gradle
9 3 (9.68%) JUnit
9 3 (9.68%) TeamCity
10 2 (6.45%) Ant
10 2 (6.45%) Bower
10 2 (6.45%) Talend Open Studio
10 2 (6.45%) Yeoman
General
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (90.32%) Developer
2 16 (51.61%) Senior Developer
3 13 (41.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 8 (25.81%) PHP Developer
5 7 (22.58%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 6 (19.35%) Senior PHP Developer
7 5 (16.13%) Angular Developer
8 4 (12.90%) PHP Zend Developer
9 3 (9.68%) Java Developer
9 3 (9.68%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (9.68%) PostgreSQL Developer
9 3 (9.68%) Senior PHP Zend Developer
10 2 (6.45%) Agile Developer
10 2 (6.45%) Cordova Developer
10 2 (6.45%) Full Stack Developer
10 2 (6.45%) Senior Agile Developer
11 1 (3.23%) HTML CSS Developer
11 1 (3.23%) PHP CodeIgniter Developer
11 1 (3.23%) PHP Laravel Developer
11 1 (3.23%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (64.52%) Behat
2 14 (45.16%) Zend Framework
3 13 (41.94%) CSS
3 13 (41.94%) CSS3
3 13 (41.94%) HTML
4 12 (38.71%) AngularJS
5 11 (35.48%) Gherkin
6 9 (29.03%) Doctrine
6 9 (29.03%) LESS
6 9 (29.03%) Twig
7 6 (19.35%) RESTful
8 4 (12.90%) Browserify
8 4 (12.90%) Handlebars
8 4 (12.90%) HTML5
8 4 (12.90%) JSON
8 4 (12.90%) Web Services
9 2 (6.45%) ActiveMQ
9 2 (6.45%) Ajax
9 2 (6.45%) Swagger
9 2 (6.45%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Visualisation
2 3 (9.68%) User Experience
3 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) Linux
2 9 (29.03%) Mac OS X
3 8 (25.81%) Unix
4 2 (6.45%) Android
4 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (87.10%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (74.19%) Continuous Integration
3 22 (70.97%) BDD
4 17 (54.84%) Front End Development
4 17 (54.84%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (41.94%) Case Management
5 13 (41.94%) MVC
6 11 (35.48%) Open Source
7 10 (32.26%) OO
8 9 (29.03%) OO PHP
9 8 (25.81%) Service Design
10 7 (22.58%) Line Management
11 5 (16.13%) Scrum
11 5 (16.13%) Unit Testing
12 4 (12.90%) DevOps
12 4 (12.90%) Microservices
12 4 (12.90%) Progressive Enhancement
12 4 (12.90%) TDD
12 4 (12.90%) Workflow
13 3 (9.68%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 25 (80.65%) JavaScript
2 20 (64.52%) PHP
3 7 (22.58%) Java
4 4 (12.90%) C#
4 4 (12.90%) Python
5 2 (6.45%) Ruby
5 2 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) DBS Check
1 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (29.03%) WAI
2 2 (6.45%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 20 (64.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Nagios
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) Zend
2 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
2 2 (6.45%) Talend
2 2 (6.45%) WSO2
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