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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank - 71 -
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes - 0.13% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 1.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £500 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.26% +10.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.00 -
Cucumber
Buckinghamshire

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
76 80 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 10.86% 10.05% 8.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 45 31
Average daily rate £325 £415 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.68% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+12.97% -

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cucumber across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Cucumber also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cucumber.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (50.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (50.00%) GitHub
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Cucumber also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cucumber. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Test Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) QA Test Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Gherkin
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA