The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 117 130 113
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -17
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 12 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.43% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.41% 1.00% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 3
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£400 £313 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -30.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £348 £383
% change year-on-year
+7.91% -9.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £45.00
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 of England region.

Development Applications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
352 399 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 12.74% 13.13% 10.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 204 126
Average daily rate £375 £355 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.70% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 22 23
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £34.78
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +6.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.10 £31.50 £16.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £38.15 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-3.01% +0.92%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Cucumber
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Cucumber Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Cucumber
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 4 May 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
Hertfordshire +9 5 £388 +19.23% 2
Essex - 5 £400 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 2 - - 1
Cucumber
England

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 18 (66.67%) Java
2 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (48.15%) Selenium
3 13 (48.15%) Jenkins
4 12 (44.44%) BDD
5 8 (29.63%) Scrum
5 8 (29.63%) Web Services
5 8 (29.63%) SpecFlow
5 8 (29.63%) Spring
6 7 (25.93%) JIRA
6 7 (25.93%) Automation Testing
6 7 (25.93%) UNIX
6 7 (25.93%) JUnit
6 7 (25.93%) TDD
7 6 (22.22%) C#
7 6 (22.22%) Oracle
7 6 (22.22%) E-Commerce
7 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database
7 6 (22.22%) Open Source
7 6 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
7 6 (22.22%) Manual Testing
7 6 (22.22%) Couchbase
8 5 (18.52%) Relational Database
8 5 (18.52%) DevOps
8 5 (18.52%) Atlassian
8 5 (18.52%) OWASP
8 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
8 5 (18.52%) Hibernate
8 5 (18.52%) QA
8 5 (18.52%) Unit Testing

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 5 (18.52%) Confluence
1 5 (18.52%) WebLogic
2 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.70%) Moodle
3 1 (3.70%) Node.js
3 1 (3.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) OpenShift
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) Internet
2 1 (3.70%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database
1 6 (22.22%) Couchbase
2 5 (18.52%) Relational Database
2 5 (18.52%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (48.15%) Selenium
1 13 (48.15%) Jenkins
2 8 (29.63%) SpecFlow
3 7 (25.93%) JIRA
3 7 (25.93%) JUnit
4 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
4 5 (18.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (18.52%) Maven
5 4 (14.81%) Xcode
5 4 (14.81%) Calabash
5 4 (14.81%) Grunt
5 4 (14.81%) Bower
5 4 (14.81%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (11.11%) WebDriver
6 3 (11.11%) Eclipse
6 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
7 2 (7.41%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (7.41%) JMeter
7 2 (7.41%) Ant
7 2 (7.41%) Hudson
General
1 3 (11.11%) Legal
2 2 (7.41%) Automotive
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) Test Analyst
3 7 (25.93%) Java Developer
4 6 (22.22%) Architect
5 4 (14.81%) Tester
5 4 (14.81%) Java Architect
6 3 (11.11%) Selenium Tester
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Automation Tester
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Test Specialist
7 2 (7.41%) QA Tester
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Architect
7 2 (7.41%) Lead Tester
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Java Architect
8 1 (3.70%) AWS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) Web Services
1 8 (29.63%) Spring
2 5 (18.52%) Hibernate
2 5 (18.52%) Java EE
2 5 (18.52%) RESTful
2 5 (18.52%) Struts2
2 5 (18.52%) REST
2 5 (18.52%) JMS
2 5 (18.52%) Struts
2 5 (18.52%) .NET
3 4 (14.81%) HTML
4 2 (7.41%) CSS
4 2 (7.41%) SOAP
4 2 (7.41%) XML
4 2 (7.41%) Java SE
5 1 (3.70%) Spring Integration
5 1 (3.70%) Gherkin
5 1 (3.70%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Open Source
2 5 (18.52%) Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) UNIX
2 4 (14.81%) Apple iOS
3 3 (11.11%) Linux
4 2 (7.41%) Windows
4 2 (7.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (44.44%) BDD
3 8 (29.63%) Scrum
4 7 (25.93%) Automation Testing
4 7 (25.93%) TDD
5 6 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 6 (22.22%) Manual Testing
6 5 (18.52%) DevOps
6 5 (18.52%) OWASP
6 5 (18.52%) Unit Testing
6 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (18.52%) Pair Programming
7 4 (14.81%) Performance Testing
8 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
8 3 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (11.11%) Automated Testing
8 3 (11.11%) Kanban
8 3 (11.11%) SOA
9 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
9 2 (7.41%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) Java
2 6 (22.22%) C#
3 4 (14.81%) Python
4 3 (11.11%) Ruby
4 3 (11.11%) Scala
4 3 (11.11%) SQL
5 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
1 2 (7.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (7.41%) SCOM
2 2 (7.41%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (3.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle
2 5 (18.52%) Atlassian
3 2 (7.41%) HP
3 2 (7.41%) Splunk
4 1 (3.70%) IBM
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.70%) Adobe
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