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 6 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 70 99 103
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +4
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 49 20 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.37% 0.98% 0.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.50% 5.60% 3.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 14 3
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£374 £343 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.12% +5.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
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
338 357 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 16.34% 17.53% 15.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 200 134
Average daily rate £365 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 19
Average hourly rate £39.25 £45.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.77% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.95 £37.50 £15.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.35 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +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 6 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 6 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 +10 29 £375 +13.63% 1
Basingstoke - 6 - -
Winchester - 4 £291 - 1
Cucumber
South East

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 6 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 91 (82.73%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (70.00%) Scrum
3 70 (63.64%) BDD
4 68 (61.82%) Selenium
5 67 (60.91%) Java
6 66 (60.00%) Jenkins
7 60 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
8 56 (50.91%) TDD
9 49 (44.55%) Git (software)
10 46 (41.82%) JUnit
11 45 (40.91%) Web Services
12 42 (38.18%) Subversion
13 38 (34.55%) Linux
14 34 (30.91%) Automated Testing
15 32 (29.09%) Spring
16 31 (28.18%) RESTful
17 28 (25.45%) Puppet
18 26 (23.64%) Mockito
18 26 (23.64%) Test Scripting
18 26 (23.64%) Vagrant
19 25 (22.73%) Change Control
20 24 (21.82%) Configuration Management
21 23 (20.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
22 22 (20.00%) SOAP
23 20 (18.18%) WebLogic
23 20 (18.18%) DevOps
24 19 (17.27%) Windows
24 19 (17.27%) SOA
24 19 (17.27%) QA
24 19 (17.27%) User Acceptance Testing

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 (18.18%) WebLogic
2 16 (14.55%) Apache
3 9 (8.18%) Tomcat
4 7 (6.36%) Confluence
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 9 (8.18%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (8.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.73%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.73%) AWS CloudFormation
1 3 (2.73%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.91%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.91%) SaaS
3 1 (0.91%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.55%) Internet
2 5 (4.55%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.36%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (6.36%) Hadoop
1 7 (6.36%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (4.55%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.91%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.91%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.91%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 68 (61.82%) Selenium
2 66 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 49 (44.55%) Git (software)
4 46 (41.82%) JUnit
5 42 (38.18%) Subversion
6 26 (23.64%) Mockito
7 23 (20.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 19 (17.27%) JIRA
9 15 (13.64%) SoapUI
10 13 (11.82%) Maven
10 13 (11.82%) JMeter
11 12 (10.91%) WebDriver
12 10 (9.09%) RSpec
13 8 (7.27%) HP UFT
14 7 (6.36%) Appium
15 6 (5.45%) Eclipse
16 3 (2.73%) SpecFlow
16 3 (2.73%) Zephyr
17 2 (1.82%) Gerrit
17 2 (1.82%) Calabash
General
1 4 (3.64%) Legal
2 3 (2.73%) Automotive
3 2 (1.82%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.91%) Finance
4 1 (0.91%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 47 (42.73%) Analyst
1 47 (42.73%) Test Analyst
2 26 (23.64%) Developer
3 24 (21.82%) Java Developer
4 12 (10.91%) Agile Test Analyst
5 10 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
5 10 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
5 10 (9.09%) Automation Analyst
6 9 (8.18%) Test Leader
7 8 (7.27%) Linux Engineer
7 8 (7.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (5.45%) Tester
8 6 (5.45%) Automation Engineer
9 4 (3.64%) Agile Java Developer
10 3 (2.73%) Automation Tester
10 3 (2.73%) Mobile Tester
10 3 (2.73%) Software Engineer
11 2 (1.82%) Senior Analyst
11 2 (1.82%) Senior Test Analyst
12 1 (0.91%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (40.91%) Web Services
2 32 (29.09%) Spring
3 31 (28.18%) RESTful
4 22 (20.00%) SOAP
5 18 (16.36%) OpenID
5 18 (16.36%) SAML
5 18 (16.36%) Hibernate
5 18 (16.36%) OAuth2
6 15 (13.64%) Gherkin
7 8 (7.27%) PostGIS
8 6 (5.45%) Ajax
9 5 (4.55%) CSS
10 4 (3.64%) JSON
10 4 (3.64%) Spring MVC
10 4 (3.64%) JPA
11 3 (2.73%) HTML
12 2 (1.82%) XML
12 2 (1.82%) JAXB
12 2 (1.82%) AngularJS
13 1 (0.91%) JTS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.27%) GIS
2 7 (6.36%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.91%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.91%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 38 (34.55%) Linux
2 19 (17.27%) Windows
3 7 (6.36%) Android
3 7 (6.36%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.91%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (82.73%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (70.00%) Scrum
3 70 (63.64%) BDD
4 60 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
5 56 (50.91%) TDD
6 34 (30.91%) Automated Testing
7 26 (23.64%) Test Scripting
8 25 (22.73%) Change Control
9 24 (21.82%) Configuration Management
10 20 (18.18%) DevOps
11 19 (17.27%) SOA
11 19 (17.27%) User Acceptance Testing
12 18 (16.36%) Test Automation
13 17 (15.45%) Web Development
14 15 (13.64%) Software Testing
14 15 (13.64%) OO
14 15 (13.64%) Open Source
14 15 (13.64%) Waterfall
15 12 (10.91%) Automation Testing
16 10 (9.09%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 67 (60.91%) Java
2 13 (11.82%) Ruby
3 11 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (6.36%) PHP
5 3 (2.73%) SQL
6 2 (1.82%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.91%) Python
7 1 (0.91%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (12.73%) ISEB
2 11 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (4.55%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (17.27%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.91%) VirtualBox
1 1 (0.91%) Docker
Systems Management
1 28 (25.45%) Puppet
2 26 (23.64%) Vagrant
3 4 (3.64%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (10.00%) WSO2
2 8 (7.27%) Oracle
3 7 (6.36%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.36%) Apigee
4 1 (0.91%) HP
4 1 (0.91%) ESRI
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