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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 76 68 95
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +27
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 41 54 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.16% 2.61% 0.69%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.46% 13.81% 4.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 21 8
Average daily rate £375 £395 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% +28.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £325 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.26% +10.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.00 -
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
329 391 248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 17.35% 18.87% 14.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 173 135
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 20
Average hourly rate £55.00 £37.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.08 £30.00 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £40.00 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+12.97% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Winchester - 13 £400 -
Southampton -15 4 £265 -32.91% 1
Basingstoke +3 3 £400 -
Andover - 3 £350 -
Portsmouth -4 2 £370 -1.33%
Cucumber
South East

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 74 (80.43%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (61.96%) Java
3 56 (60.87%) Selenium
4 51 (55.43%) Scrum
5 45 (48.91%) BDD
6 40 (43.48%) JIRA
7 38 (41.30%) Continuous Integration
8 37 (40.22%) Subversion
9 34 (36.96%) Oracle
9 34 (36.96%) JUnit
9 34 (36.96%) Functional Testing
10 32 (34.78%) Spring
11 30 (32.61%) Gradle
12 26 (28.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 24 (26.09%) Jenkins
13 24 (26.09%) JBoss
14 23 (25.00%) Hibernate
15 22 (23.91%) PostgreSQL
15 22 (23.91%) Software Testing
16 21 (22.83%) Linux
16 21 (22.83%) Artifactory
16 21 (22.83%) Waterfall
17 20 (21.74%) WebDriver
17 20 (21.74%) Test Automation
18 19 (20.65%) Apache Camel
18 19 (20.65%) ActiveMQ
19 18 (19.57%) Software Engineering
19 18 (19.57%) Checkstyle
19 18 (19.57%) FindBugs
20 17 (18.48%) Change Control

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 24 (26.09%) JBoss
2 13 (14.13%) Apache
3 9 (9.78%) Tomcat
4 6 (6.52%) Node.js
5 4 (4.35%) Confluence
5 4 (4.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 3 (3.26%) Oracle Spatial
7 1 (1.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.09%) Liferay
Applications
1 5 (5.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.17%) MS Office
2 2 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.17%) MS Project
2 2 (2.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.09%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.09%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.52%) LDAP
2 5 (5.43%) Internet
3 4 (4.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (23.91%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (14.13%) Oracle Database
3 7 (7.61%) MySQL
4 5 (5.43%) Data Mining
5 4 (4.35%) Hazelcast
5 4 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (3.26%) GIS
7 1 (1.09%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 56 (60.87%) Selenium
2 40 (43.48%) JIRA
3 37 (40.22%) Subversion
4 34 (36.96%) JUnit
5 30 (32.61%) Gradle
6 26 (28.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 24 (26.09%) Jenkins
8 21 (22.83%) Artifactory
9 20 (21.74%) WebDriver
10 18 (19.57%) Checkstyle
10 18 (19.57%) FindBugs
11 15 (16.30%) SpecFlow
12 14 (15.22%) Mockito
13 10 (10.87%) Git (software)
13 10 (10.87%) HP UFT
13 10 (10.87%) SoapUI
13 10 (10.87%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (7.61%) Grunt
14 7 (7.61%) RSpec
14 7 (7.61%) SonarQube
General
1 8 (8.70%) Finance
2 6 (6.52%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.43%) Military
4 4 (4.35%) Banking
5 1 (1.09%) Retail
5 1 (1.09%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (45.65%) Developer
2 23 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 21 (22.83%) Analyst
3 21 (22.83%) Test Analyst
4 11 (11.96%) Tester
5 9 (9.78%) Automation Tester
6 7 (7.61%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 6 (6.52%) Agile Tester
7 6 (6.52%) Software Engineer
7 6 (6.52%) Test Engineer
8 5 (5.43%) Automation Analyst
8 5 (5.43%) Automation Test Analyst
8 5 (5.43%) Integration Analyst
8 5 (5.43%) Integration Test Analyst
9 4 (4.35%) HTML Developer
9 4 (4.35%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (4.35%) Lead Java Developer
9 4 (4.35%) Ruby Developer
9 4 (4.35%) Selenium Tester
9 4 (4.35%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (34.78%) Spring
2 23 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 19 (20.65%) ActiveMQ
3 19 (20.65%) Apache Camel
4 16 (17.39%) XML
5 14 (15.22%) .NET
5 14 (15.22%) NHibernate
6 13 (14.13%) CSS
6 13 (14.13%) HTML
6 13 (14.13%) Spring MVC
7 12 (13.04%) Entity Framework
8 9 (9.78%) Gherkin
8 9 (9.78%) Spring Boot
9 8 (8.70%) jQuery
10 7 (7.61%) AngularJS
10 7 (7.61%) Backbone.js
10 7 (7.61%) Java EE
10 7 (7.61%) JPA
10 7 (7.61%) Ruby on Rails
10 7 (7.61%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.52%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.26%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (22.83%) Linux
2 7 (7.61%) Ubuntu
3 5 (5.43%) Windows
4 1 (1.09%) Android
4 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (80.43%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (55.43%) Scrum
3 45 (48.91%) BDD
4 38 (41.30%) Continuous Integration
5 34 (36.96%) Functional Testing
6 22 (23.91%) Software Testing
7 21 (22.83%) Waterfall
8 20 (21.74%) Test Automation
9 18 (19.57%) Software Engineering
10 17 (18.48%) Change Control
10 17 (18.48%) TDD
10 17 (18.48%) Unit Testing
11 15 (16.30%) Automation Testing
11 15 (16.30%) Non-Functional Testing
12 13 (14.13%) Continuous Delivery
12 13 (14.13%) Mentoring
12 13 (14.13%) MVC
13 12 (13.04%) Test Management
13 12 (13.04%) Test Scripting
14 10 (10.87%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 57 (61.96%) Java
2 15 (16.30%) Ruby
3 14 (15.22%) SQL
4 12 (13.04%) JavaScript
5 10 (10.87%) C#
6 9 (9.78%) C++
7 7 (7.61%) F#
7 7 (7.61%) Python
8 5 (5.43%) VB
8 5 (5.43%) VBScript
9 3 (3.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (16.30%) ISEB
2 14 (15.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 14 (15.22%) Security Cleared
3 12 (13.04%) SC Cleared
4 9 (9.78%) ISEB Practitioner
5 5 (5.43%) ISTQB
6 3 (3.26%) OCA
6 3 (3.26%) OCP
6 3 (3.26%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (2.17%) Degree
7 2 (2.17%) OCAJ
8 1 (1.09%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.43%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.43%) Docker
1 5 (5.43%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 7 (7.61%) Capistrano
2 4 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 34 (36.96%) Oracle
2 16 (17.39%) HP
3 6 (6.52%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.17%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.09%) Adobe
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