The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cucumber
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 61 - 70
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.15% - 0.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.15% - 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £383
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -0.65%
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 Milton Keynes region.

Development Applications Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
87 78 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 13.18% 10.99% 10.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 43 50
Median daily rate £350 £325 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -21.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +13.51%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Cucumber
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Cucumber Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 7 (87.50%) Java
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) BDD
2 4 (50.00%) SDET
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (37.50%) Gherkin
3 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
3 3 (37.50%) Automation Testing
3 3 (37.50%) QA
3 3 (37.50%) Selenium
3 3 (37.50%) Avaya
3 3 (37.50%) Retail
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Pair Programming
4 2 (25.00%) IVR
4 2 (25.00%) Refactoring
4 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (25.00%) User Stories
4 2 (25.00%) Android
4 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (25.00%) Appium
5 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (12.50%) Genymotion
5 1 (12.50%) ES6
5 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
5 1 (12.50%) React

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
1 3 (37.50%) Selenium
2 2 (25.00%) Appium
2 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (12.50%) Bitbucket
3 1 (12.50%) Calabash
3 1 (12.50%) Genymotion
3 1 (12.50%) IntelliJ
3 1 (12.50%) JIRA
3 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
3 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Test Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Development Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) QA Automation Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) QA Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Development Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Test Development Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer in Test
3 1 (12.50%) Java Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Quality Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Gherkin
2 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
2 1 (12.50%) J2EE
2 1 (12.50%) JMS
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) Node.js
2 1 (12.50%) React
2 1 (12.50%) REST
2 1 (12.50%) SOAP
2 1 (12.50%) Spring
2 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) IVR
2 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Android
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) BDD
3 3 (37.50%) Automation Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Pair Programming
4 2 (25.00%) Refactoring
4 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (25.00%) User Stories
5 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Benchmarking
5 1 (12.50%) Kanban
5 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) ES6
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) SDET
2 3 (37.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Avaya
2 1 (12.50%) Genesys
2 1 (12.50%) KANA