The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 74 109 109
Rank change year-on-year
+35 0
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 46 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.22% 0.41% 0.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.79% 2.49% 3.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 5 2
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£385 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.19% -4.61%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £45.00
Cucumber
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Development Applications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
311 321 294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 14.98% 16.44% 16.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 178 183
Average daily rate £373 £338 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.37% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 24
Average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £41.00 £17.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Cucumber
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Cucumber Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Cucumber
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cucumber across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Cucumber Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Cucumber
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cucumber across the Hampshire region.

Cucumber Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Cucumber
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Southampton +19 30 £385 +24.19% 3
Basingstoke - 8 - -
Cucumber
South East

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 87 (82.08%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (69.81%) Scrum
3 69 (65.09%) Java
4 67 (63.21%) Jenkins
5 64 (60.38%) Selenium
6 60 (56.60%) BDD
7 56 (52.83%) TDD
8 50 (47.17%) Continuous Integration
9 48 (45.28%) Web Services
10 45 (42.45%) JUnit
11 40 (37.74%) Git (software)
12 37 (34.91%) Linux
13 35 (33.02%) Puppet
14 32 (30.19%) Spring
15 31 (29.25%) Vagrant
16 30 (28.30%) Mockito
16 30 (28.30%) RESTful
17 27 (25.47%) Subversion
18 26 (24.53%) Hibernate
19 25 (23.58%) Automated Testing
20 23 (21.70%) Configuration Management
21 22 (20.75%) Maven
22 20 (18.87%) Test Automation
22 20 (18.87%) Test Scripting
23 19 (17.92%) QA
23 19 (17.92%) DevOps
24 18 (16.98%) Web Development
24 18 (16.98%) WebLogic
25 17 (16.04%) JavaScript
25 17 (16.04%) JIRA

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 18 (16.98%) WebLogic
2 13 (12.26%) Apache
2 13 (12.26%) Tomcat
3 7 (6.60%) Confluence
4 1 (0.94%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 9 (8.49%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (6.60%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.49%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (7.55%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (7.55%) AWS CloudFormation
2 8 (7.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 4 (3.77%) Amazon S3
3 4 (3.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (15.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.60%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (3.77%) Hazelcast
2 4 (3.77%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.83%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (2.83%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 67 (63.21%) Jenkins
2 64 (60.38%) Selenium
3 45 (42.45%) JUnit
4 40 (37.74%) Git (software)
5 30 (28.30%) Mockito
6 27 (25.47%) Subversion
7 22 (20.75%) Maven
8 17 (16.04%) JIRA
8 17 (16.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 13 (12.26%) RSpec
10 11 (10.38%) WebDriver
10 11 (10.38%) Appium
11 9 (8.49%) SoapUI
12 8 (7.55%) IntelliJ
12 8 (7.55%) JMeter
12 8 (7.55%) Xcode
12 8 (7.55%) Calabash
13 7 (6.60%) QuickTest Pro
14 6 (5.66%) Eclipse
14 6 (5.66%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (3.77%) Legal
2 3 (2.83%) Automotive
3 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 35 (33.02%) Analyst
1 35 (33.02%) Test Analyst
2 27 (25.47%) Developer
3 25 (23.58%) Java Developer
4 11 (10.38%) Tester
5 10 (9.43%) DevOps Engineer
5 10 (9.43%) Automation Tester
6 9 (8.49%) Test Leader
7 8 (7.55%) Automation Analyst
7 8 (7.55%) Automation Test Analyst
8 7 (6.60%) Linux Engineer
8 7 (6.60%) Agile Test Analyst
8 7 (6.60%) Agile Java Developer
8 7 (6.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (5.66%) Automation Engineer
10 4 (3.77%) Mobile Tester
11 3 (2.83%) Software Engineer
12 2 (1.89%) Senior Analyst
12 2 (1.89%) Senior Test Analyst
13 1 (0.94%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (45.28%) Web Services
2 32 (30.19%) Spring
3 30 (28.30%) RESTful
4 26 (24.53%) Hibernate
5 17 (16.04%) Gherkin
6 16 (15.09%) SOAP
7 14 (13.21%) OpenID
7 14 (13.21%) SAML
7 14 (13.21%) OAuth2
8 12 (11.32%) Ajax
9 11 (10.38%) Spring MVC
9 11 (10.38%) JPA
9 11 (10.38%) PostGIS
10 10 (9.43%) JSON
11 9 (8.49%) CSS
12 4 (3.77%) JTS
13 3 (2.83%) HTML
14 2 (1.89%) AngularJS
14 2 (1.89%) XML
14 2 (1.89%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.21%) Open Source
2 6 (5.66%) GIS
3 5 (4.72%) Mobile App
3 5 (4.72%) Robotics
4 3 (2.83%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.94%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 37 (34.91%) Linux
2 16 (15.09%) Windows
3 11 (10.38%) Android
3 11 (10.38%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.94%) UNIX
4 1 (0.94%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (82.08%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (69.81%) Scrum
3 60 (56.60%) BDD
4 56 (52.83%) TDD
5 50 (47.17%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (23.58%) Automated Testing
7 23 (21.70%) Configuration Management
8 20 (18.87%) Test Automation
8 20 (18.87%) Test Scripting
9 19 (17.92%) DevOps
10 18 (16.98%) Web Development
11 17 (16.04%) Change Control
12 15 (14.15%) User Acceptance Testing
13 14 (13.21%) SOA
14 12 (11.32%) Waterfall
14 12 (11.32%) Load Testing
14 12 (11.32%) E-Commerce
14 12 (11.32%) OO
15 11 (10.38%) MVC
15 11 (10.38%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 69 (65.09%) Java
2 17 (16.04%) JavaScript
3 16 (15.09%) Ruby
4 4 (3.77%) C#
5 3 (2.83%) PHP
6 2 (1.89%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.89%) SQL
7 1 (0.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (13.21%) ISEB
2 6 (5.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.94%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (17.92%) QA
System Software
1 7 (6.60%) VirtualBox
2 4 (3.77%) Docker
Systems Management
1 35 (33.02%) Puppet
2 31 (29.25%) Vagrant
3 4 (3.77%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 7 (6.60%) Apigee
1 7 (6.60%) Microsoft
1 7 (6.60%) Oracle
2 6 (5.66%) WSO2
3 1 (0.94%) ESRI
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