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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 99 62 66
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +4
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 10 66 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.55% 3.04% 2.70%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.82% 15.38% 15.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 35 26
Median daily rate £420 £375 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +3.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £295 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £435 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £379
% change year-on-year
- +5.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.25 - £34.25
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
262 429 394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 14.29% 19.78% 17.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 246 205
Median daily rate £420 £370 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.51% +10.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £450 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 27 5
Median hourly rate £39.50 £45.00 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.22% +16.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £37.50 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.75 £55.00 £40.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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
Winchester -2 4 £463 +15.62%
Southampton -14 1 £325 +8.33%
Farnborough - 1 £375 -
Cucumber
South East

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 23 (88.46%) Java
1 23 (88.46%) Selenium
2 21 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (65.38%) XML
3 17 (65.38%) JIRA
4 14 (53.85%) Scrum
4 14 (53.85%) Spring
4 14 (53.85%) JUnit
4 14 (53.85%) JBoss
4 14 (53.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 13 (50.00%) FindBugs
5 13 (50.00%) Tomcat
5 13 (50.00%) Checkstyle
5 13 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
5 13 (50.00%) Gradle
5 13 (50.00%) Apache Camel
6 12 (46.15%) Subversion
6 12 (46.15%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (46.15%) Hibernate
6 12 (46.15%) Apache
6 12 (46.15%) Oracle
6 12 (46.15%) Security Cleared
7 11 (42.31%) SC Cleared
7 11 (42.31%) NHibernate
8 10 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (38.46%) Unit Testing
8 10 (38.46%) ITIL
8 10 (38.46%) Artifactory
9 9 (34.62%) Functional Testing
9 9 (34.62%) Waterfall

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 14 (53.85%) JBoss
2 13 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 12 (46.15%) Apache
4 7 (26.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 3 (11.54%) Confluence
6 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
7 1 (3.85%) Apache Spark
7 1 (3.85%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (3.85%) GemFire
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Force.com
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) GitHub
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) HTTP
2 2 (7.69%) Internet
3 1 (3.85%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.85%) HBase
2 1 (3.85%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (88.46%) Selenium
2 17 (65.38%) JIRA
3 14 (53.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 14 (53.85%) JUnit
4 13 (50.00%) Checkstyle
4 13 (50.00%) FindBugs
4 13 (50.00%) Gradle
5 12 (46.15%) Subversion
6 10 (38.46%) Artifactory
7 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
7 4 (15.38%) WebDriver
8 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
8 3 (11.54%) HP UFT
8 3 (11.54%) JMeter
9 2 (7.69%) Flyway
9 2 (7.69%) Liquibase
10 1 (3.85%) Bitbucket
10 1 (3.85%) CruiseControl
10 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
10 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (11.54%) Military
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Developer
2 14 (53.85%) Java Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Test Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Tester
4 4 (15.38%) Automation Test Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Automation Tester
5 3 (11.54%) Software Tester
6 2 (7.69%) Agile Tester
6 2 (7.69%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 2 (7.69%) Selenium Tester
6 2 (7.69%) Software Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Software Test Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Software Test Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Agile Developer
7 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Agile Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (65.38%) XML
2 14 (53.85%) Spring
3 13 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
3 13 (50.00%) Apache Camel
4 12 (46.15%) Hibernate
5 11 (42.31%) NHibernate
6 6 (23.08%) Entity Framework
7 4 (15.38%) Gherkin
8 3 (11.54%) .NET
9 2 (7.69%) CSS
9 2 (7.69%) HTML
9 2 (7.69%) Java EE
9 2 (7.69%) JPA
9 2 (7.69%) JSON
9 2 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (7.69%) Spring Boot
9 2 (7.69%) XML Messaging
10 1 (3.85%) jQuery
10 1 (3.85%) REST
10 1 (3.85%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Smart Meter
2 1 (3.85%) iPad
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Android
2 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (53.85%) Scrum
3 10 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (38.46%) ITIL
3 10 (38.46%) Unit Testing
4 9 (34.62%) Functional Testing
4 9 (34.62%) Waterfall
5 7 (26.92%) BDD
6 6 (23.08%) Test Scripting
6 6 (23.08%) UML
7 4 (15.38%) Change Control
7 4 (15.38%) ITIL V3
7 4 (15.38%) TDD
8 3 (11.54%) Automated Testing
8 3 (11.54%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (11.54%) Performance Testing
8 3 (11.54%) SDLC
8 3 (11.54%) Software Testing
9 2 (7.69%) Secure Coding
9 2 (7.69%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (88.46%) Java
2 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 4 (15.38%) SQL
4 3 (11.54%) C++
5 2 (7.69%) Apex Code
5 2 (7.69%) Groovy
5 2 (7.69%) Python
5 2 (7.69%) Ruby
6 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.85%) C#
6 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 11 (42.31%) SC Cleared
3 3 (11.54%) ISEB
3 3 (11.54%) ISEB Practitioner
3 3 (11.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.85%) Degree
4 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Oracle
2 3 (11.54%) HP
3 2 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.85%) Arqiva
4 1 (3.85%) Atlassian
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