The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cucumber
South East / East Sussex
Rank - 36 -
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex - 0.85% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 3.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £438 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £386 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.32% +3.26%
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 Sussex region.

Development Applications Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
23 54 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 11.06% 22.98% 23.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 27 51
Median daily rate £363 £345 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.07% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £421 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 7
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +77.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £41.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +10.81%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Sussex region citing Cucumber as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Cucumber
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Cucumber Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) QA
2 9 (90.00%) Selenium
3 8 (80.00%) Finance
3 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (80.00%) TDD
3 8 (80.00%) Spring
3 8 (80.00%) WebDriver
3 8 (80.00%) BDD
4 7 (70.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 7 (70.00%) Compatibility Testing
4 7 (70.00%) Unit Testing
4 7 (70.00%) Integration Testing
4 7 (70.00%) Groovy
4 7 (70.00%) SoapUI
4 7 (70.00%) REST
4 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
4 7 (70.00%) Functional Testing
4 7 (70.00%) System Integration Testing
4 7 (70.00%) Hibernate
4 7 (70.00%) Web Services
4 7 (70.00%) JUnit
4 7 (70.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 7 (70.00%) Regression Testing
4 7 (70.00%) JMeter
5 6 (60.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 6 (60.00%) Ant
5 6 (60.00%) ISEB
5 6 (60.00%) IIS
5 6 (60.00%) JMS

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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 6 (60.00%) Confluence
1 6 (60.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Selenium
2 8 (80.00%) WebDriver
3 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
3 7 (70.00%) JMeter
3 7 (70.00%) JUnit
3 7 (70.00%) SoapUI
4 6 (60.00%) Ant
4 6 (60.00%) Gradle
4 6 (60.00%) Hudson
4 6 (60.00%) JIRA
4 6 (60.00%) jMock
4 6 (60.00%) Maven
5 1 (10.00%) Appium
5 1 (10.00%) Calabash
5 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
5 1 (10.00%) Hamcrest
5 1 (10.00%) Mockito
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Test Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Java Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) QA Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) QA Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) Spring
2 7 (70.00%) Hibernate
2 7 (70.00%) REST
2 7 (70.00%) Web Services
3 6 (60.00%) Ajax
3 6 (60.00%) Java EE
3 6 (60.00%) JMS
3 6 (60.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (10.00%) Gherkin
4 1 (10.00%) JAX-RS
4 1 (10.00%) jQuery
4 1 (10.00%) JSP
4 1 (10.00%) MyBatis
4 1 (10.00%) SOAP
4 1 (10.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Android
1 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (80.00%) BDD
1 8 (80.00%) TDD
2 7 (70.00%) Compatibility Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 7 (70.00%) Functional Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Integration Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Regression Testing
2 7 (70.00%) System Integration Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Unit Testing
3 6 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (60.00%) Performance Testing
3 6 (60.00%) User Stories
4 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (10.00%) API Testing
5 1 (10.00%) CQRS
5 1 (10.00%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) Groovy
3 1 (10.00%) Ruby
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Degree
1 6 (60.00%) ISEB
1 6 (60.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (90.00%) QA
2 2 (20.00%) SDET
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Atlassian
1 6 (60.00%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle