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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 64 108 101
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -7
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 62 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.77% 0.39% 0.70%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.56% 2.71% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 3 3
Average daily rate
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£375 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £343 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.32% -8.53%
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
353 295 318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.75% 14.30% 18.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 168 192
Average daily rate £363 £351 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.20% +6.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £298 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 28
Average hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £38.50 £18.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.27 £39.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.64% +5.33%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +23 44 £375 +25.00% 3
Cucumber
South East

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 97 (85.09%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (71.05%) Scrum
3 78 (68.42%) Java
4 75 (65.79%) Jenkins
5 73 (64.04%) Selenium
6 69 (60.53%) BDD
7 60 (52.63%) TDD
8 57 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
9 51 (44.74%) JUnit
10 50 (43.86%) Web Services
11 41 (35.96%) Puppet
12 38 (33.33%) Spring
13 36 (31.58%) Mockito
13 36 (31.58%) Git (software)
14 35 (30.70%) Vagrant
15 34 (29.82%) Linux
15 34 (29.82%) RESTful
16 32 (28.07%) Hibernate
17 28 (24.56%) Maven
17 28 (24.56%) Test Automation
18 27 (23.68%) Subversion
19 24 (21.05%) Automated Testing
20 23 (20.18%) Ruby
21 21 (18.42%) Web Development
21 21 (18.42%) JavaScript
22 20 (17.54%) SOAP
22 20 (17.54%) Configuration Management
23 19 (16.67%) Internet
23 19 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
23 19 (16.67%) DevOps

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 16 (14.04%) Tomcat
2 13 (11.40%) Apache
3 11 (9.65%) WebLogic
4 7 (6.14%) Confluence
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 9 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (6.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 19 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (12.28%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (10.53%) AWS CloudFormation
3 12 (10.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 7 (6.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 7 (6.14%) Amazon S3
5 3 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.14%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (4.39%) Hazelcast
3 4 (3.51%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.63%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 75 (65.79%) Jenkins
2 73 (64.04%) Selenium
3 51 (44.74%) JUnit
4 36 (31.58%) Git (software)
4 36 (31.58%) Mockito
5 28 (24.56%) Maven
6 27 (23.68%) Subversion
7 17 (14.91%) RSpec
7 17 (14.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 16 (14.04%) JIRA
9 15 (13.16%) SoapUI
10 12 (10.53%) SpecFlow
11 11 (9.65%) Appium
12 10 (8.77%) WebDriver
12 10 (8.77%) JMeter
13 8 (7.02%) Xcode
13 8 (7.02%) IntelliJ
13 8 (7.02%) Calabash
14 7 (6.14%) QuickTest Pro
15 6 (5.26%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (2.63%) Telecoms
1 3 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (31.58%) Analyst
1 36 (31.58%) Test Analyst
2 35 (30.70%) Developer
3 30 (26.32%) Java Developer
4 15 (13.16%) Tester
5 14 (12.28%) Automation Tester
6 13 (11.40%) Automation Analyst
6 13 (11.40%) Automation Test Analyst
7 12 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
8 10 (8.77%) Agile Test Analyst
9 9 (7.89%) Agile Java Developer
10 7 (6.14%) Test Leader
11 6 (5.26%) Senior Test Analyst
11 6 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
12 4 (3.51%) Automation Engineer
12 4 (3.51%) Mobile Tester
13 3 (2.63%) Software Engineer
14 2 (1.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 2 (1.75%) Senior Tester
14 2 (1.75%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (43.86%) Web Services
2 38 (33.33%) Spring
3 34 (29.82%) RESTful
4 32 (28.07%) Hibernate
5 20 (17.54%) SOAP
6 16 (14.04%) Ajax
6 16 (14.04%) Spring MVC
6 16 (14.04%) JPA
7 14 (12.28%) OpenID
7 14 (12.28%) JSON
7 14 (12.28%) SAML
7 14 (12.28%) OAuth2
8 12 (10.53%) PostGIS
8 12 (10.53%) CSS
9 8 (7.02%) Gherkin
10 7 (6.14%) .NET
11 5 (4.39%) JTS
12 3 (2.63%) HTML
13 2 (1.75%) XML
13 2 (1.75%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.91%) Open Source
2 6 (5.26%) GIS
3 5 (4.39%) Robotics
3 5 (4.39%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.88%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 34 (29.82%) Linux
2 11 (9.65%) Android
2 11 (9.65%) Apple iOS
3 9 (7.89%) Windows
4 2 (1.75%) CentOS
5 1 (0.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (85.09%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (71.05%) Scrum
3 69 (60.53%) BDD
4 60 (52.63%) TDD
5 57 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (24.56%) Test Automation
7 24 (21.05%) Automated Testing
8 21 (18.42%) Web Development
9 20 (17.54%) Configuration Management
10 19 (16.67%) DevOps
11 17 (14.91%) Change Control
12 16 (14.04%) Test Scripting
12 16 (14.04%) MVC
13 15 (13.16%) User Acceptance Testing
14 14 (12.28%) SOA
14 14 (12.28%) Load Testing
14 14 (12.28%) Kanban
15 13 (11.40%) E-Commerce
15 13 (11.40%) Automation Testing
16 12 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 78 (68.42%) Java
2 23 (20.18%) Ruby
3 21 (18.42%) JavaScript
4 8 (7.02%) SQL
5 5 (4.39%) C#
5 5 (4.39%) PHP
6 2 (1.75%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (9.65%) ISEB
2 4 (3.51%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (1.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (14.91%) QA
System Software
1 12 (10.53%) VirtualBox
2 7 (6.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 41 (35.96%) Puppet
2 35 (30.70%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 7 (6.14%) Oracle
1 7 (6.14%) Microsoft
1 7 (6.14%) Apigee
2 6 (5.26%) WSO2
3 3 (2.63%) ESRI
4 1 (0.88%) IBM
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