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 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
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 58 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.17% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.56% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
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 Milton Keynes region.

Development Applications Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
64 87 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 10.79% 12.25% 9.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 34 49
Median daily rate £350 £335 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -18.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £428 £461
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 - -
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 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 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (73.33%) Java
3 8 (53.33%) Retail
3 8 (53.33%) BDD
4 7 (46.67%) Gherkin
4 7 (46.67%) Jenkins
4 7 (46.67%) SDET
4 7 (46.67%) Avaya
5 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (33.33%) SQL
6 5 (33.33%) Linux
6 5 (33.33%) Selenium
6 5 (33.33%) jQuery
6 5 (33.33%) Scrum
6 5 (33.33%) IVR
6 5 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 4 (26.67%) Kanban
7 4 (26.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
7 4 (26.67%) Automation Testing
7 4 (26.67%) SoapUI
7 4 (26.67%) Node.js
7 4 (26.67%) REST
7 4 (26.67%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (26.67%) Algorithms
7 4 (26.67%) React
7 4 (26.67%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (26.67%) KANA

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Firewall
1 4 (26.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Jenkins
2 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (33.33%) Selenium
3 4 (26.67%) SoapUI
4 2 (13.33%) Appium
5 1 (6.67%) Bitbucket
5 1 (6.67%) Calabash
5 1 (6.67%) Genymotion
5 1 (6.67%) IntelliJ
5 1 (6.67%) JIRA
5 1 (6.67%) Vagrant
5 1 (6.67%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (53.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Developer
1 5 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Developer in Test
2 3 (20.00%) Development Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Software Development Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Test Development Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Java Team Leader
3 2 (13.33%) Team Leader
3 2 (13.33%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) QA Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Scrum Master
4 1 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) Gherkin
2 5 (33.33%) jQuery
3 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
3 4 (26.67%) J2EE
3 4 (26.67%) JMS
3 4 (26.67%) Node.js
3 4 (26.67%) React
3 4 (26.67%) REST
3 4 (26.67%) SOAP
3 4 (26.67%) Spring
3 4 (26.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (26.67%) XML
4 2 (13.33%) CSS
4 2 (13.33%) HTML
5 1 (6.67%) .NET
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) IVR
2 4 (26.67%) Algorithms
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) Unix
3 2 (13.33%) Android
4 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) BDD
3 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (33.33%) Scrum
4 4 (26.67%) Automated Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Automation Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Benchmarking
4 4 (26.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (26.67%) Kanban
4 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
5 3 (20.00%) Pair Programming
5 3 (20.00%) Refactoring
5 3 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (13.33%) TDD
6 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
6 2 (13.33%) User Stories
7 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
7 1 (6.67%) QA Automation
7 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) ES6
4 1 (6.67%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) SDET
2 2 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (26.67%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Avaya
2 4 (26.67%) Genesys
2 4 (26.67%) KANA
3 1 (6.67%) IBM