The table below looks at the statistics for Gherkin skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Gherkin over the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gherkin
Rank 107 109 115
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Contract jobs citing Gherkin 6 16 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.30% 0.76% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.28% 3.46% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 3
Median daily rate £425 £373 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.09% +24.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £329 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.06% +1.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Gherkin
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
467 462 548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 23.51% 22.07% 26.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 313 305
Median daily rate £365 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.44% +5.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 3 18
Median hourly rate £44.50 £32.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.92% -23.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.27 £18.50 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £41.25 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%

Gherkin
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire region citing Gherkin as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Gherkin Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Gherkin
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Gherkin across the Hampshire region.

Gherkin Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Gherkin
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Gherkin across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

Gherkin Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Gherkin
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 Gherkin within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 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 - 3 £400 -
Southampton - 2 £488 -
Gherkin
South East

Gherkin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Gherkin 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 Gherkin.

1 4 (66.67%) Scrum
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) JIRA
2 3 (50.00%) WebCenter
2 3 (50.00%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) Groovy
2 3 (50.00%) JPA
2 3 (50.00%) OWASP
2 3 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 3 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (50.00%) Hudson
2 3 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 3 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (50.00%) Gradle
2 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (50.00%) Apache Camel
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (50.00%) NHibernate
2 3 (50.00%) Java EE
2 3 (50.00%) CruiseControl
2 3 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (50.00%) Subversion
2 3 (50.00%) Spring
2 3 (50.00%) HTTP
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 3 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (50.00%) JMeter
2 3 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (50.00%) HTML

Gherkin
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 3 (50.00%) Apache
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (16.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) JIRA
2 3 (50.00%) CruiseControl
2 3 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (50.00%) Gradle
2 3 (50.00%) Hudson
2 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (50.00%) JMeter
2 3 (50.00%) JUnit
2 3 (50.00%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) Subversion
2 3 (50.00%) TeamCity
3 2 (33.33%) Checkstyle
3 2 (33.33%) FindBugs
3 2 (33.33%) Flyway
3 2 (33.33%) Liquibase
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
1 3 (50.00%) Apache Camel
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) Entity Framework
1 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) Java EE
1 3 (50.00%) JPA
1 3 (50.00%) NHibernate
1 3 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
1 3 (50.00%) Spring
1 3 (50.00%) WebCenter
1 3 (50.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) OWASP
2 3 (50.00%) UML
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) User Stories
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Groovy
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
1 3 (50.00%) Salesforce.com