The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank - 37 -
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 0.68% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 4.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Cucumber
East Midlands

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

Development Applications Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
26 43 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 10.88% 14.68% 14.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 18 16
Median daily rate £350 £353 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.70% -17.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £325 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £400 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 13
Median hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% -40.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Cucumber
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Cucumber Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Cucumber
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (50.00%) Jasmine
2 1 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) MSTest
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) NUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Jasmine
2 1 (50.00%) MSTest
2 1 (50.00%) NUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Gherkin
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript