The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 90 58 110
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +52
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 29 62 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.34% 2.78% 0.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.00% 19.02% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 39 3
Median daily rate £371 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.06% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £290 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £407 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 - -
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
290 326 311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 13.42% 14.60% 15.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 195 178
Median daily rate £375 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £288 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 13
Median hourly rate £38.00 £40.75 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.74% -0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £16.25 £37.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £37.27 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+13.36% -3.19%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire region citing Cucumber as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 4 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton -16 9 £349 -9.35% 3
Winchester - 5 £388 -
Cucumber
South East

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cucumber also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 64 (85.33%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (70.67%) Java
3 51 (68.00%) Selenium
4 39 (52.00%) JUnit
4 39 (52.00%) Spring
5 38 (50.67%) Gradle
6 37 (49.33%) Scrum
7 35 (46.67%) JIRA
8 32 (42.67%) JBoss
9 30 (40.00%) Oracle
10 28 (37.33%) ActiveMQ
10 28 (37.33%) Apache Camel
11 27 (36.00%) Subversion
12 26 (34.67%) Checkstyle
12 26 (34.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 26 (34.67%) FindBugs
13 25 (33.33%) BDD
13 25 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
13 25 (33.33%) NHibernate
13 25 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
13 25 (33.33%) Hibernate
13 25 (33.33%) XML
14 23 (30.67%) Apache
14 23 (30.67%) Waterfall
14 23 (30.67%) Functional Testing
15 22 (29.33%) Jenkins
16 21 (28.00%) Artifactory
16 21 (28.00%) Unit Testing
17 19 (25.33%) Tomcat
18 18 (24.00%) Entity Framework

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 32 (42.67%) JBoss
2 23 (30.67%) Apache
3 19 (25.33%) Tomcat
4 10 (13.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (2.67%) Confluence
5 2 (2.67%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.00%) IaaS
1 3 (4.00%) PaaS
1 3 (4.00%) SaaS
2 1 (1.33%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.33%) HTTP
2 4 (5.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (9.33%) MySQL
3 5 (6.67%) Oracle Database
4 4 (5.33%) Hazelcast
5 3 (4.00%) GIS
5 3 (4.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 51 (68.00%) Selenium
2 39 (52.00%) JUnit
3 38 (50.67%) Gradle
4 35 (46.67%) JIRA
5 27 (36.00%) Subversion
6 26 (34.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 26 (34.67%) Checkstyle
6 26 (34.67%) FindBugs
7 22 (29.33%) Jenkins
8 21 (28.00%) Artifactory
9 11 (14.67%) Git (software)
9 11 (14.67%) WebDriver
10 10 (13.33%) Maven
10 10 (13.33%) Mockito
11 7 (9.33%) RSpec
12 6 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (6.67%) Appium
13 5 (6.67%) TeamCity
13 5 (6.67%) Zephyr
14 3 (4.00%) Hudson
General
1 6 (8.00%) Finance
2 5 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.67%) Military
4 1 (1.33%) Banking
4 1 (1.33%) Local Government
4 1 (1.33%) Retail
4 1 (1.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (56.00%) Developer
2 26 (34.67%) Java Developer
3 14 (18.67%) Analyst
3 14 (18.67%) Test Analyst
4 7 (9.33%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 6 (8.00%) Automation Test Analyst
6 5 (6.67%) Automation Tester
6 5 (6.67%) SOA Developer
6 5 (6.67%) Test Engineer
6 5 (6.67%) Tester
7 4 (5.33%) HTML CSS Developer
7 4 (5.33%) HTML Developer
7 4 (5.33%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (5.33%) QA Engineer
7 4 (5.33%) Ruby Developer
8 3 (4.00%) Integration Specialist
8 3 (4.00%) Software Engineer
9 2 (2.67%) Agile Java Developer
9 2 (2.67%) Java Engineer
9 2 (2.67%) Mobile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (52.00%) Spring
2 28 (37.33%) ActiveMQ
2 28 (37.33%) Apache Camel
3 25 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 25 (33.33%) NHibernate
3 25 (33.33%) XML
4 18 (24.00%) Entity Framework
5 14 (18.67%) CSS
6 12 (16.00%) HTML
7 8 (10.67%) JPA
7 8 (10.67%) RabbitMQ
8 7 (9.33%) Backbone.js
8 7 (9.33%) jQuery
8 7 (9.33%) Phusion Passenger
8 7 (9.33%) Ruby on Rails
9 6 (8.00%) Spring Boot
9 6 (8.00%) Spring Integration
10 4 (5.33%) GeoJSON
10 4 (5.33%) Gherkin
10 4 (5.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.33%) Smart Meter
2 6 (8.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.33%) Linux
2 7 (9.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.33%) Android
3 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (85.33%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (49.33%) Scrum
3 25 (33.33%) BDD
3 25 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (30.67%) Functional Testing
4 23 (30.67%) Waterfall
5 21 (28.00%) Unit Testing
6 16 (21.33%) Software Testing
6 16 (21.33%) TDD
7 15 (20.00%) Automation Testing
8 14 (18.67%) Change Control
8 14 (18.67%) Continuous Delivery
9 12 (16.00%) UML
10 11 (14.67%) Test Management
11 10 (13.33%) Automated Testing
11 10 (13.33%) Non-Functional Testing
11 10 (13.33%) Software Engineering
12 9 (12.00%) ITIL
13 7 (9.33%) Mentoring
13 7 (9.33%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (70.67%) Java
2 14 (18.67%) JavaScript
3 13 (17.33%) Ruby
3 13 (17.33%) SQL
4 4 (5.33%) Bash Shell
4 4 (5.33%) Python
5 3 (4.00%) C#
5 3 (4.00%) PL/SQL
5 3 (4.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.67%) C++
6 2 (2.67%) Groovy
7 1 (1.33%) Apex Code
7 1 (1.33%) F#
7 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (17.33%) ISEB
2 10 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 8 (10.67%) ISTQB
4 6 (8.00%) Security Cleared
5 5 (6.67%) SC Cleared
6 3 (4.00%) OCA
6 3 (4.00%) OCP
6 3 (4.00%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (2.67%) Degree
7 2 (2.67%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (2.67%) OCAJ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.33%) Docker
1 4 (5.33%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 7 (9.33%) Capistrano
2 4 (5.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (2.67%) Arqiva
2 2 (2.67%) HP
2 2 (2.67%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.33%) Microsoft
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