The first table below looks at the demand for Gherkin 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 Gherkin over the 3 months to 11 July 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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gherkin
Rank - 30 -
Contract jobs citing Gherkin 0 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex - 2.13% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 6.98% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Average daily rate
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- £300 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
87 86 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 28.52% 30.50% 25.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 33 46
Average daily rate £250 £315 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.63% +4.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 4
Average hourly rate £23.75 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-4.14% +7.69%
Gherkin
South East

Gherkin
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Gherkin across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex region citing Gherkin 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 Gherkin.

1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium IDE
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) Web Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) QA

Gherkin
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex region citing Gherkin 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 Gherkin. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium IDE
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Web Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Web Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA