The table below looks at the statistics for Gherkin 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 Gherkin over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gherkin
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Gherkin 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex - - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Gherkin
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the East Sussex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
116 110 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 41.88% 30.30% 30.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 67 46
Median daily rate £400 £325 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +36.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £400 £302
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 8
Median hourly rate - £21.15 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -26.45%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

Gherkin
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Sussex region citing Gherkin as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Gherkin Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Gherkin
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Gherkin Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Gherkin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Gherkin 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 Gherkin.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) Protractor
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) Node.js
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) VB6
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) MSTest
3 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server

Gherkin
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) Protractor
3 1 (33.33%) Jasmine
3 1 (33.33%) MSTest
3 1 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Angular Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Developer in Test
2 2 (66.67%) HTML CSS Developer
2 2 (66.67%) HTML Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Node.js
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) AutoMapper
3 1 (33.33%) COM+
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
2 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) SOLID
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) YAGNI
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) VB6