The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cucumber
England / London
Rank 147 149 151
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 335 335 329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.75% 1.60% 1.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.86% 10.41% 10.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 277 265
Median daily rate £450 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £325 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £386 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.32% +3.26%
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 London region.

Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3397 3219 3160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.77% 15.33% 14.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2470 2403 2438
Median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £340 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 6
Median hourly rate £38.75 £50.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% +81.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.20 £24.23 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £165.00 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £41.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +10.81%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in London

Cucumber
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Cucumber Daily Rate Trend in London

Cucumber
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cucumber across the London region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Cucumber Daily Rate Histogram in London

Cucumber
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the London region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 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
City of London -16 37 £475 +18.75% 13
Croydon -8 2 £588 +74.07%
Westminster - 2 £543 -
Wimbledon - 2 £450 -
Canary Wharf -5 1 £425 -19.04%
Bromley - 1 £450 -
Cucumber
England

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 London region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 451 (66.03%) Agile Software Development
2 411 (60.18%) Java
3 337 (49.34%) BDD
4 302 (44.22%) Selenium
5 299 (43.78%) TDD
6 224 (32.80%) JavaScript
7 219 (32.06%) HTML
8 214 (31.33%) Jenkins
9 200 (29.28%) Scrum
10 176 (25.77%) CSS
10 176 (25.77%) Git (software)
11 164 (24.01%) HTML5
12 161 (23.57%) JIRA
13 155 (22.69%) Test Automation
14 150 (21.96%) QA
15 145 (21.23%) WebDriver
16 140 (20.50%) Node.js
17 138 (20.20%) JUnit
18 134 (19.62%) REST
18 134 (19.62%) Docker
19 126 (18.45%) Ruby
20 117 (17.13%) Continuous Integration
21 116 (16.98%) Microservices
22 110 (16.11%) SQL
23 108 (15.81%) Gherkin
24 106 (15.52%) Kanban
24 106 (15.52%) Linux
24 106 (15.52%) AngularJS
25 104 (15.23%) Spring
26 101 (14.79%) CSS3

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 84 (12.30%) Confluence
2 37 (5.42%) Tomcat
3 29 (4.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 17 (2.49%) Elasticsearch
5 14 (2.05%) CMS
6 13 (1.90%) Apache Solr
7 12 (1.76%) Mule
8 11 (1.61%) Cloud Foundry
9 10 (1.46%) WebLogic
10 9 (1.32%) Apache Spark
10 9 (1.32%) OpenStack
11 4 (0.59%) Apache
11 4 (0.59%) Drupal
12 3 (0.44%) Mule ESB
12 3 (0.44%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.29%) Jetty
14 1 (0.15%) Alfresco
14 1 (0.15%) JBoss
14 1 (0.15%) nginx
14 1 (0.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 5 (0.73%) PaintShop Pro
1 5 (0.73%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.44%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.44%) MS Office
3 1 (0.15%) Mingle
3 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.15%) FLEXCUBE
2 1 (0.15%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.15%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 76 (11.13%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (7.03%) GitHub
3 28 (4.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (2.49%) PaaS
5 14 (2.05%) Heroku
6 11 (1.61%) Amazon SQS
7 10 (1.46%) Amazon EC2
7 10 (1.46%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 10 (1.46%) IaaS
8 9 (1.32%) Slack
9 8 (1.17%) CloudBees
9 8 (1.17%) OpenShift
10 6 (0.88%) AWS CloudFormation
10 6 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (0.73%) SaaS
12 4 (0.59%) Amazon S3
13 3 (0.44%) Google App Engine
13 3 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
13 3 (0.44%) Google Play
14 2 (0.29%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 31 (4.54%) HTTP
2 14 (2.05%) Internet
3 5 (0.73%) DVB
4 3 (0.44%) Network Security
5 2 (0.29%) Firewall
5 2 (0.29%) FTP
6 1 (0.15%) AMQP
6 1 (0.15%) DNS
6 1 (0.15%) SSL
6 1 (0.15%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (8.49%) PostgreSQL
2 49 (7.17%) MongoDB
3 45 (6.59%) Hadoop
4 41 (6.00%) NoSQL
5 35 (5.12%) MySQL
6 34 (4.98%) Big Data
6 34 (4.98%) Relational Database
7 32 (4.69%) HBase
8 12 (1.76%) DB2
9 11 (1.61%) Neo4j
10 10 (1.46%) RDBMS
10 10 (1.46%) SQL Server
11 8 (1.17%) Redis
12 7 (1.02%) Oracle Database
12 7 (1.02%) RethinkDB
13 5 (0.73%) SimpleDB
14 4 (0.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 4 (0.59%) Apache Cassandra
14 4 (0.59%) Data Lake
15 3 (0.44%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 302 (44.22%) Selenium
2 214 (31.33%) Jenkins
3 176 (25.77%) Git (software)
4 161 (23.57%) JIRA
5 145 (21.23%) WebDriver
6 138 (20.20%) JUnit
7 100 (14.64%) Maven
8 70 (10.25%) Jasmine
9 66 (9.66%) SoapUI
10 50 (7.32%) Mocha
11 47 (6.88%) Mockito
12 44 (6.44%) gulp
12 44 (6.44%) SpecFlow
13 43 (6.30%) JBehave
14 42 (6.15%) RSpec
15 41 (6.00%) Subversion
16 40 (5.86%) Appium
16 40 (5.86%) JMeter
17 28 (4.10%) IntelliJ
18 27 (3.95%) HP UFT
General
1 84 (12.30%) Finance
2 70 (10.25%) Banking
3 26 (3.81%) Retail
4 25 (3.66%) Marketing
5 20 (2.93%) Games
6 19 (2.78%) Investment Banking
7 14 (2.05%) Back Office
8 13 (1.90%) Publishing
9 8 (1.17%) Retail Banking
10 7 (1.02%) Advertising
10 7 (1.02%) Front Office
11 4 (0.59%) Electronics
11 4 (0.59%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.59%) Telecoms
12 3 (0.44%) Automotive
13 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.15%) Legal
Job Titles
1 360 (52.71%) Developer
2 121 (17.72%) Java Developer
3 105 (15.37%) Tester
4 84 (12.30%) Automation Tester
5 66 (9.66%) Test Engineer
6 65 (9.52%) Senior Developer
7 60 (8.78%) Developer in Test
8 57 (8.35%) JavaScript Developer
9 53 (7.76%) Analyst
10 43 (6.30%) Test Analyst
11 36 (5.27%) Software Engineer
12 35 (5.12%) Test Automation Engineer
13 33 (4.83%) QA Engineer
14 32 (4.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 30 (4.39%) Java Engineer
16 28 (4.10%) Node.js Developer
16 28 (4.10%) Senior Java Developer
17 26 (3.81%) Agile Developer
17 26 (3.81%) Automation Test Analyst
17 26 (3.81%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 219 (32.06%) HTML
2 176 (25.77%) CSS
3 164 (24.01%) HTML5
4 140 (20.50%) Node.js
5 134 (19.62%) REST
6 108 (15.81%) Gherkin
7 106 (15.52%) AngularJS
8 104 (15.23%) Spring
9 101 (14.79%) CSS3
10 100 (14.64%) RESTful
11 99 (14.49%) JSON
12 79 (11.57%) Web Services
12 79 (11.57%) XML
13 77 (11.27%) Apache Camel
14 73 (10.69%) Sass
15 60 (8.78%) SOAP
16 59 (8.64%) React
17 52 (7.61%) jQuery
18 48 (7.03%) Spring Boot
19 42 (6.15%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 48 (7.03%) User Experience
2 36 (5.27%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (3.07%) Mobile App
4 13 (1.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 8 (1.17%) Computer Science
5 8 (1.17%) Wiki
6 6 (0.88%) Digital Media
6 6 (0.88%) Fintech
6 6 (0.88%) Management Information System
7 5 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (0.73%) Fat Client
7 5 (0.73%) Interactive TV
7 5 (0.73%) Market Risk
7 5 (0.73%) MPEG
7 5 (0.73%) Thin Client
7 5 (0.73%) Video on Demand
8 4 (0.59%) Data Integration
8 4 (0.59%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.44%) Inversion of Control
9 3 (0.44%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 106 (15.52%) Linux
2 90 (13.18%) Unix
3 31 (4.54%) Apple iOS
4 30 (4.39%) Android
5 24 (3.51%) Windows
6 9 (1.32%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.15%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 451 (66.03%) Agile Software Development
2 337 (49.34%) BDD
3 299 (43.78%) TDD
4 200 (29.28%) Scrum
5 155 (22.69%) Test Automation
6 117 (17.13%) Continuous Integration
7 116 (16.98%) Microservices
8 106 (15.52%) Kanban
9 94 (13.76%) Automated Testing
10 92 (13.47%) Open Source
11 90 (13.18%) DevOps
12 80 (11.71%) Continuous Delivery
13 73 (10.69%) Software Engineering
14 68 (9.96%) Automation Testing
14 68 (9.96%) OO
15 54 (7.91%) Pair Programming
16 53 (7.76%) High Availability
17 48 (7.03%) Web Development
18 45 (6.59%) Test Scripting
18 45 (6.59%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 411 (60.18%) Java
2 224 (32.80%) JavaScript
3 126 (18.45%) Ruby
4 110 (16.11%) SQL
5 62 (9.08%) C#
6 51 (7.47%) Python
7 49 (7.17%) ES6
8 46 (6.73%) Scala
9 37 (5.42%) Shell Script
10 36 (5.27%) PHP
11 27 (3.95%) Perl
12 22 (3.22%) Bash Shell
13 18 (2.64%) C++
14 17 (2.49%) Objective-C
15 16 (2.34%) ActionScript
16 10 (1.46%) C
17 9 (1.32%) PL/SQL
18 8 (1.17%) Apple Swift
18 8 (1.17%) Groovy
19 5 (0.73%) ANSI C
Qualifications
1 55 (8.05%) Security Cleared
2 46 (6.73%) SC Cleared
3 25 (3.66%) Degree
4 18 (2.64%) BPSS Clearance
5 12 (1.76%) DV Cleared
5 12 (1.76%) ISEB
6 9 (1.32%) BC Cleared
7 6 (0.88%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 150 (21.96%) QA
2 70 (10.25%) SDET
3 16 (2.34%) Dodd-Frank
3 16 (2.34%) EMIR
3 16 (2.34%) MiFID
3 16 (2.34%) PCI DSS
4 11 (1.61%) Disclosure Scotland
5 4 (0.59%) WCAG
6 1 (0.15%) WAI
System Software
1 134 (19.62%) Docker
2 4 (0.59%) HDFS
3 2 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.15%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 27 (3.95%) Ansible
1 27 (3.95%) Puppet
2 15 (2.20%) HP Quality Center
3 10 (1.46%) Grafana
3 10 (1.46%) Kibana
3 10 (1.46%) logstash
4 8 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (1.17%) rkt
5 6 (0.88%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.29%) Consul
6 2 (0.29%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.15%) CA Endevor
7 1 (0.15%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.15%) Nagios
7 1 (0.15%) Salt
Vendors
1 26 (3.81%) Adobe
2 23 (3.37%) HP
2 23 (3.37%) Splunk
3 22 (3.22%) Atlassian
4 18 (2.64%) Oracle
5 17 (2.49%) Hortonworks
6 14 (2.05%) hybris
7 13 (1.90%) MuleSoft
8 12 (1.76%) Zend
9 11 (1.61%) AppDynamics
9 11 (1.61%) Google
10 9 (1.32%) WorldPay
11 8 (1.17%) Perforce
11 8 (1.17%) Xamarin
12 7 (1.02%) IBM
12 7 (1.02%) Microsoft
13 6 (0.88%) Apple
13 6 (0.88%) Telerik
14 5 (0.73%) OpenTV
14 5 (0.73%) Red Hat
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