The first table below looks at the demand for Cucumber skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the East Sussex region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cucumber
Rank - 27 37
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 0 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex - 1.45% 0.94%
As % of the Development Applications category - 11.11% 5.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Average daily rate - £370 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
-8.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 -
Development Applications Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
33 27 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 11.00% 13.04% 16.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 27
Average daily rate £300 £370 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.91% +23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £300 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
Cucumber
South East

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cucumber across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 8 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Web Testing
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium IDE

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium IDE
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Web Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Gherkin
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Web Testing
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript