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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 82 81 107
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +26
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 40 34 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.88% 1.66% 0.057%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.35% 10.27% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 22 1
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£344 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% -1.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £353
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -0.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
324 331 269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.23% 16.19% 15.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 193 151
Average daily rate £365 £350 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 7
Average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -6 23 £370 +13.84% 1
Winchester - 4 £291 -
Basingstoke - 3 - -
Cucumber
South East

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 82 (81.19%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (66.34%) Scrum
3 64 (63.37%) BDD
4 61 (60.40%) Java
5 58 (57.43%) Selenium
6 57 (56.44%) Continuous Integration
6 57 (56.44%) Jenkins
7 46 (45.54%) TDD
8 45 (44.55%) Git (software)
9 40 (39.60%) Subversion
10 38 (37.62%) Web Services
11 35 (34.65%) JUnit
12 31 (30.69%) Linux
13 29 (28.71%) Automated Testing
14 26 (25.74%) Test Scripting
15 25 (24.75%) Vagrant
15 25 (24.75%) Puppet
16 24 (23.76%) Configuration Management
17 23 (22.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 22 (21.78%) Spring
18 22 (21.78%) DevOps
19 21 (20.79%) RESTful
20 20 (19.80%) JIRA
20 20 (19.80%) WebLogic
21 19 (18.81%) Windows
21 19 (18.81%) QA
21 19 (18.81%) User Acceptance Testing
21 19 (18.81%) Test Automation
21 19 (18.81%) Change Control
21 19 (18.81%) Waterfall

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 20 (19.80%) WebLogic
2 11 (10.89%) Apache
3 7 (6.93%) Confluence
4 4 (3.96%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.97%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 9 (8.91%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.93%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (5.94%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.90%) Internet
2 5 (4.95%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.93%) Oracle Database
2 5 (4.95%) Hadoop
2 5 (4.95%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (3.96%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.99%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 58 (57.43%) Selenium
2 57 (56.44%) Jenkins
3 45 (44.55%) Git (software)
4 40 (39.60%) Subversion
5 35 (34.65%) JUnit
6 23 (22.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 20 (19.80%) JIRA
8 17 (16.83%) SoapUI
9 16 (15.84%) Mockito
10 13 (12.87%) JMeter
11 10 (9.90%) WebDriver
12 9 (8.91%) Maven
12 9 (8.91%) RSpec
13 8 (7.92%) HP UFT
14 5 (4.95%) Eclipse
14 5 (4.95%) Appium
14 5 (4.95%) SpecFlow
15 3 (2.97%) Zephyr
15 3 (2.97%) Hudson
15 3 (2.97%) FitNesse
General
1 4 (3.96%) Automotive
1 4 (3.96%) Legal
2 2 (1.98%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.99%) Finance
3 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 48 (47.52%) Analyst
1 48 (47.52%) Test Analyst
2 18 (17.82%) Developer
3 16 (15.84%) Java Developer
4 12 (11.88%) Automation Test Analyst
4 12 (11.88%) Agile Test Analyst
4 12 (11.88%) Automation Analyst
5 10 (9.90%) DevOps Engineer
6 9 (8.91%) Test Leader
7 8 (7.92%) Linux Engineer
7 8 (7.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (5.94%) Automation Engineer
9 5 (4.95%) Software Engineer
10 4 (3.96%) Tester
11 3 (2.97%) Agile Java Developer
12 2 (1.98%) Senior Analyst
12 2 (1.98%) Senior Test Analyst
12 2 (1.98%) Mobile Tester
13 1 (0.99%) Senior Tester
13 1 (0.99%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (37.62%) Web Services
2 22 (21.78%) Spring
3 21 (20.79%) RESTful
4 18 (17.82%) SOAP
5 16 (15.84%) Gherkin
6 12 (11.88%) OpenID
6 12 (11.88%) SAML
6 12 (11.88%) OAuth2
7 10 (9.90%) Hibernate
8 4 (3.96%) PostGIS
9 3 (2.97%) .NET
10 2 (1.98%) CSS
10 2 (1.98%) HTML
10 2 (1.98%) XML
10 2 (1.98%) JAXB
10 2 (1.98%) AngularJS
10 2 (1.98%) Ajax
10 2 (1.98%) Spring MVC
10 2 (1.98%) JPA
11 1 (0.99%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.92%) GIS
2 7 (6.93%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.97%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 31 (30.69%) Linux
2 19 (18.81%) Windows
3 5 (4.95%) Android
3 5 (4.95%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.99%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (81.19%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (66.34%) Scrum
3 64 (63.37%) BDD
4 57 (56.44%) Continuous Integration
5 46 (45.54%) TDD
6 29 (28.71%) Automated Testing
7 26 (25.74%) Test Scripting
8 24 (23.76%) Configuration Management
9 22 (21.78%) DevOps
10 19 (18.81%) User Acceptance Testing
10 19 (18.81%) Change Control
10 19 (18.81%) Test Automation
10 19 (18.81%) Waterfall
11 18 (17.82%) Software Testing
12 13 (12.87%) SOA
13 12 (11.88%) Manual Testing
13 12 (11.88%) Automation Testing
14 11 (10.89%) Test Management
14 11 (10.89%) E-Commerce
14 11 (10.89%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 61 (60.40%) Java
2 13 (12.87%) Ruby
3 6 (5.94%) JavaScript
4 5 (4.95%) PHP
5 3 (2.97%) C#
5 3 (2.97%) SQL
5 3 (2.97%) Python
6 2 (1.98%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (12.87%) ISEB
2 11 (10.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (4.95%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (18.81%) QA
Systems Management
1 25 (24.75%) Puppet
1 25 (24.75%) Vagrant
2 4 (3.96%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (1.98%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (9.90%) Oracle
2 9 (8.91%) WSO2
3 7 (6.93%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.96%) Apigee
5 3 (2.97%) ESRI
6 1 (0.99%) HP
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