The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cucumber
North West / Lancashire
Rank - - 44
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - - 0.75%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £36.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

Development Applications Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
66 95 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 25.68% 21.21% 18.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 47 48
Median daily rate £400 £308 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.87% -23.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £362
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 31 4
Median hourly rate £45.00 £38.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.88% +4.05%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.85 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.55% +16.25%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire region citing Cucumber as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Cucumber
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Cucumber Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire