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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 89 75 109
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +34
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 34 50 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.52% 2.39% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.74% 15.63% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 29 2
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£338 £315 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £250 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £401 £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
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
349 320 319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.61% 15.30% 17.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 182 203
Average daily rate £363 £355 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 2
Average hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.16%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -14 17 £340 +8.36% 2
Winchester - 4 £291 - 1
Andover - 2 £350 -
Basingstoke - 1 £500 -
Cucumber
South East

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 62 (75.61%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (65.85%) Continuous Integration
3 53 (64.63%) Scrum
4 51 (62.20%) BDD
5 47 (57.32%) Selenium
6 46 (56.10%) Java
7 39 (47.56%) Git (software)
8 38 (46.34%) Jenkins
9 32 (39.02%) TDD
10 30 (36.59%) Subversion
11 28 (34.15%) Web Services
12 25 (30.49%) Linux
12 25 (30.49%) Test Scripting
13 23 (28.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 23 (28.05%) Automated Testing
14 22 (26.83%) DevOps
15 20 (24.39%) WebLogic
16 19 (23.17%) Windows
16 19 (23.17%) QA
16 19 (23.17%) Software Testing
16 19 (23.17%) Waterfall
17 18 (21.95%) Puppet
17 18 (21.95%) Configuration Management
17 18 (21.95%) Vagrant
18 17 (20.73%) User Acceptance Testing
19 16 (19.51%) JUnit
20 15 (18.29%) Spring
20 15 (18.29%) Gherkin
21 14 (17.07%) Change Control
21 14 (17.07%) JIRA

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (24.39%) WebLogic
2 6 (7.32%) Apache
3 3 (3.66%) Oracle Spatial
4 2 (2.44%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.32%) Internet
2 5 (6.10%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.54%) Oracle Database
2 4 (4.88%) Hadoop
2 4 (4.88%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.22%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 47 (57.32%) Selenium
2 39 (47.56%) Git (software)
3 38 (46.34%) Jenkins
4 30 (36.59%) Subversion
5 23 (28.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 16 (19.51%) JUnit
7 14 (17.07%) JIRA
8 9 (10.98%) Mockito
8 9 (10.98%) SoapUI
9 7 (8.54%) WebDriver
10 6 (7.32%) SpecFlow
11 5 (6.10%) Appium
11 5 (6.10%) JMeter
12 4 (4.88%) HP UFT
13 3 (3.66%) Hudson
13 3 (3.66%) FitNesse
14 2 (2.44%) Gerrit
14 2 (2.44%) Ant
14 2 (2.44%) Maven
14 2 (2.44%) Zephyr
General
1 4 (4.88%) Automotive
1 4 (4.88%) Legal
2 2 (2.44%) Military
3 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 40 (48.78%) Analyst
1 40 (48.78%) Test Analyst
2 12 (14.63%) Developer
2 12 (14.63%) Automation Test Analyst
2 12 (14.63%) Automation Analyst
3 10 (12.20%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (12.20%) Agile Test Analyst
3 10 (12.20%) Java Developer
4 8 (9.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (9.76%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (8.54%) Tester
6 6 (7.32%) Automation Engineer
7 5 (6.10%) Software Engineer
8 3 (3.66%) Automation Tester
9 2 (2.44%) Mobile Tester
9 2 (2.44%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (2.44%) Senior Test Analyst
9 2 (2.44%) Test Leader
9 2 (2.44%) Agile Tester
10 1 (1.22%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (34.15%) Web Services
2 15 (18.29%) Spring
2 15 (18.29%) Gherkin
3 12 (14.63%) SOAP
4 10 (12.20%) RESTful
5 7 (8.54%) OpenID
5 7 (8.54%) SAML
5 7 (8.54%) OAuth2
6 5 (6.10%) Hibernate
6 5 (6.10%) .NET
7 3 (3.66%) XML
8 2 (2.44%) JAXB
8 2 (2.44%) HTML
8 2 (2.44%) PostGIS
8 2 (2.44%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.44%) Ajax
9 1 (1.22%) JSON
9 1 (1.22%) Spring MVC
9 1 (1.22%) JPA
9 1 (1.22%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.32%) GIS
1 6 (7.32%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.66%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 25 (30.49%) Linux
2 19 (23.17%) Windows
3 3 (3.66%) Android
3 3 (3.66%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (75.61%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (65.85%) Continuous Integration
3 53 (64.63%) Scrum
4 51 (62.20%) BDD
5 32 (39.02%) TDD
6 25 (30.49%) Test Scripting
7 23 (28.05%) Automated Testing
8 22 (26.83%) DevOps
9 19 (23.17%) Software Testing
9 19 (23.17%) Waterfall
10 18 (21.95%) Configuration Management
11 17 (20.73%) User Acceptance Testing
12 14 (17.07%) Change Control
13 13 (15.85%) Test Automation
14 12 (14.63%) Manual Testing
14 12 (14.63%) Software Engineering
15 11 (13.41%) Test Management
15 11 (13.41%) User Stories
15 11 (13.41%) Automation Testing
16 10 (12.20%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 46 (56.10%) Java
2 5 (6.10%) JavaScript
2 5 (6.10%) Ruby
3 4 (4.88%) C#
3 4 (4.88%) PHP
4 3 (3.66%) SQL
4 3 (3.66%) Python
5 2 (2.44%) F#
5 2 (2.44%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.44%) C++
6 1 (1.22%) Perl
6 1 (1.22%) VBScript
6 1 (1.22%) VB
6 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (17.07%) ISEB
2 13 (15.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (6.10%) ISTQB
4 3 (3.66%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.66%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.44%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (23.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 18 (21.95%) Puppet
1 18 (21.95%) Vagrant
2 4 (4.88%) BMC PATROL
3 3 (3.66%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.22%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (12.20%) Oracle
2 7 (8.54%) WSO2
3 3 (3.66%) HP
3 3 (3.66%) ESRI
4 2 (2.44%) Apigee
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
VIQU
Rate: £300 - 360 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester
ABRS
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago